‘The Old Man‘ continues to shed light on the life of former CIA agent Dan Chase (Jeff Bridges() as he fights off his pursuers during the third episode. However, the third episode, titled ‘III,’ sees DanFace-to-face encounter with a deadly foe ZoeComes close to discovering the truth. MeanwhileA game of double-crossing and suspicion is played at the CIA base. There are shocking twists. If you are failing to make sense of all the exciting developments in the action-packed episode, here is everything you need to know about the ending of ‘The Old Man’ episode 3! SPOILERS BELOW!
The Old Man Episode 3 Recap
Episode 3, titled ‘III,’ opens with a focus on the regular life of Julian Carsona mysterious assassin, hired by Harold HarperTo assassinate Dan Chase. Meanwhile, ChaseGet ready to leave Zoe’s abode and makes an excuse to leave for Montana. Thanksto the police checkpoint as they return home from their date. ChaseCorrectly suspects the CIA is aware that he is in his location. FearingFor Zoe’s safety, DanAsks her to come along with him. However, ZoeQuickly sees through Dan’s excuse, and the conversation takes a drastic turn forcing Danto tell the truth about himself. TheirA call from a number other than the one you are speaking to interrupts your conversation EmilyHe tries to convince you. ZoeTrust DanBut, it is futile.
A flashback sequence details Young Dan’s arrival at Faraz Hamazad’s camp. While DanIt works! Hamzadto allow him to join the fight against the Russians, HamzadIt insists that Danmust also convince his wife BelourWe have come to know her as a woman named ‘Betty’. Dan’s wife, Abbey Chase. HenceIt becomes obvious that, at some point, Dan Abbeyescaped from Hamzad’s camp with Harper’s help and eloped to the USA.
InThe future, Emily’s conversation with ZoeIt ends when the scene shifts to a quiet parking garage. Emily’s identity is finally revealed. EmilyFBI is the only one. Agent Angela Adams, Harper’s trusted protégé. Thus, EmilyIs a double agent, torn between her duty to her father and her loyalty to her family. Harper. So far, Emily/AngelaShe is able to walk the thin line between her father and mother.
At Zoe’s house, ZoeRefuses to go with DanAnd demands that he leave before he returns from running an errand. HoweverAs ZoeWhen she is on her way to her car she hears the kitchen noises. ZoeReturns inside the house only for finding DanEngaged in a fight avec an intruder TheIntruders are Julian CarsonHe quickly knocks you out Dan. However, ZoeFree Dan’s dogs, Dave CarolWho will hold on? Carson until DanShoots and recovers the skilled hitman. TheAs a SWAT team prepares for swarm, the CIA observes via a drone. Zoe’s house. However, DanExpertly removes the drone, forcing the SWAT team retreat.
InA flashback Young DanTry to convince Young AbbeyThat he can be helpful Hamzad’s cause. However, AbbeyHe shares her dark backstory which explains why she dislikes it and remains skeptical Americans. InThe future, HarperThis theory is called Agent Raymond WatersIs working for Hamzad. While WatersAttempts to deny the allegation. AngelaIt is suggested that they directly ask HamzadWhat he wants Dan Chase. Thus, WatersSets up a meeting with Hamzad. InThe final scene. Dan ChaseHe is about to leave for his next safe spot, but he stops to inspect the contents of his car trunk.
The Old Man Episode 3 Ending: What Is Inside Dan’s Car Trunk?
EarlierIn the episode DanHe states that he is certain that he cannot trust anyone anymore. By the episode’s ending, the same is proven true as Harper, Waters, AngelaAlthough they might be working together, they clearly have their own agendas. CarsonHe is still alive and will not give up on his pursuit of Dan. ItIt all will soon explode into a volcano filled with double-crossings. DanBetraying Hamzad. HoweverThe final flashback of the episode suggests that there is more to it Dan Hamzad’s story than merely a feud over a woman’s affection. WhileWe will have to wait until we get answers on this front. The episode ends on a puzzling note.
InThe final scene. DanAs the camera pans out, he stands in front his car trunk. HoweverWe end the credits and viewers can see the contents of the car trunk. Given the episode’s trajectory, the answer is pretty obvious. DanIt is likely that he has taken ZoeWith him on his ride away, those following him. InThe previous episode. ZoeCalls DanDuring the police inspection, her husband. MoreoverShe is now aware Dan’s true identity, and those trying to kill DanYou are aware of his relationship to Zoe. Therefore, ZoeAll angles are at risk. DanShe believes that taking her with you is the only way for you to keep your child safe. Zoe safe. InTheir final conversation of the episode. ZoeHe refuses to be associated with them. Dan. ThereforeThere is every chance that Danwas forced to take Zoe hostage for her safety.
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