"A Problem Like Maria"
Season 02, Number 07


Name "A Problem Like Maria"
Air date January 5, 2011
Written by Dan McDermott & Andrea Newman
Directed by Guy Ferland
Episode Guide
"The Other Side of the Mall"
"Communication Breakdown"

A Problem Like Maria is the seventh episode of the second season of Human Target, making it the nineteenth overall.


Chance and Ilsa's fledgling partnership is tested when his former flame and flirtatious frenemy Maria needs his help - to rescue a colleague of hers who is held captive by a South American dictator. Guerrero's emergent humanity makes another guest appearance, again with Ames' help, and needling.

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  • The title is taken from a number in the musical The Sound of Music.