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Episode Studies by Clayton Barr

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Tron: No Bounds Tron
"No Bounds"
TV episode of Tron: Uprising
Story by: Scott Nimerfro and Donna Thorland
Written by: Scott Nimerfro
Directed by: Charlie Bean
Original air date:
January 21, 2013

Cyrus impersonates the Renegade and kills an innocent citizen of Argon.

 

Read the episode synopsis at the Tron Wiki

 

Characters appearing in this episode

 

Cyrus

Mara

Beck (aka the Renegade)

Zed

Able (dies in this episode)

Tron 

 

Didja Notice?

 

After Cyrus tells Beck that he has planted a bomb in Able's garage, he says, "Sometimes a bomb is just a bomb." This is a play on the idiom "Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar," a retort against Freudian psychoanalysis that many dream symbols are sexual in nature. 

 

At 11:48 in the episode, the form of a female figure is seen in a tube behind Able's desk. This form was seen earlier in a different location in his office in "We Both Know How This Ends". The armor has similar markings to those of Yori, Tron's romantic interest in Tron. But we still get no explanation why it's there.
Yori's armor Yori
Yori's armor Yori

 

Tron thanks Beck for disabling the bomb attached to his back and Beck says, "Don't thank me, thank Bodhi." Bodhi was one of Beck's co-workers and friend at Able's garage in "Beck's Beginning"; he had invented a recoding tool and gave it to Beck before he died in the Coliseum. Beck uses that same tool here to disable Cyrus' bomb.

 

Able dies in this episode.

 

Memorable Dialog

 

I chose you instead.wav

goodbye, Tron.wav

I like her a lot.wav

sometimes a bomb is just a bomb.wav

containment breach.wav

no hug?.wav

call me Tron.wav

I'm ready.wav 

 

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