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Standoff is the 27th episode of Season 2 of Beverly Hills, 90210.


Brenda crosses the border with Dylan, against her folks' demands. Kelly finds Dylan's friend Jake eases her new-family fears.


Jason Priestley as Brandon Walsh
Shannen Doherty as Brenda Walsh
Jennie Garth as Kelly Taylor
Ian Ziering as Steve Sanders
Gabrielle Carteris as Andrea Zuckerman
Luke Perry as Dylan McKay
Brian Austin Green as David Silver
Tori Spelling as Donna Martin
Carol Potter as Cindy Walsh
and James Eckhouse as Jim Walsh
Recurring cast
Ann Gillespie as Jackie Taylor
Matthew Laurance as Mel Silver
Joe E. Tata as Nat Bussichio
Guest starring
Grant Show as Jake Hanson[1]
Betty Carvalho as Rosalita Valdez


  • This is Shannen Doherty's favourite Brenda and Dylan episode.[2]
  • This episode was called Mexican Standoff, but the term is racist and will not be used on this site.
  • Brandon tries to convince Dylan that they should go on a bro trip instead
  • Andrea says she's always wanted to go to Baja and suggests that they go as a group
  • Jake taught Dylan how to surf and ride a motorcycle
  • Dylan dated a girl named Stacy when Brenda broke up with him. Dylan brought Stacy to the same hotel in Baja.
  • Steve drops by Kelly's and sees Jake there. He goes to the Peach Pit, where he confesses to Brandon that he's still in love with Kelly
  • The guitarist in Baja performs "Guantanamera" and a Spanish cover of "Feelings"
  • Last appearance of Dylan McKay's old house


i love to love you | JOHNNY "GUITAR" WATSON
at the pit, brenda and dylan talk to brandon
runaway | DEL SHANNON
brenda and dylan talk about brenda's parents




Notes and references[]

  1. This episode introduces Jake Hanson as a lead in to Melrose Place
  2. Let's Q&A with Shannen Doherty (Part 2) | 45:49 (May 2024)