Babylon 5: Season 3, Episode 9

Point of No Return (26 Feb. 1996)

TV Episode  -   -  Action | Adventure | Drama
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.7/10 from 281 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Nightwatch takes control of Babylon 5 security. The widow of the former Centauri Emperor visits Londo, and gives Londo and Vir news of their future.


0Check in

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 11 titles
created 25 May 2011
a list of 22 titles
created 06 Sep 2012
a list of 1266 titles
created 1 month ago
a list of 131 titles
created 4 weeks ago

Related Items

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: Point of No Return (26 Feb 1996)

Point of No Return (26 Feb 1996) on IMDb 8.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Babylon 5.
« Previous Episode | 53 of 110 Episodes | Next Episode »





Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Delenn (credit only)
Richard Biggs ...
Lennier (credit only)
Marcus Cole (credit only)
Ta'Lon (as Marshall Teague)
Security Guard #1
General Smits


Nightwatch takes control of Babylon 5 security. The widow of the former Centauri Emperor visits Londo, and gives Londo and Vir news of their future.

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

23rd century





Release Date:

26 February 1996 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:


Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Did You Know?


Majel Barrett had actually met Babylon 5 producer J. Michael Straczynski at a science fiction convention several months earlier. At the event, a fan suggested she put in a cameo appearance on the show. Straczynski liked the idea, and contacted Barrett to arrange it. See more »


[first lines]
Londo Mollari: No! No, this report is totally inappropriate. You have to do it again.
Vir Cotto: But, Londo, why? I've spent weeks working on this report. I didn't even sleep on the flight back from Minbar so I could go over it again. I've checked every single detail myself. It's absolutely accurate.
Londo Mollari: Yes, Vir, I'm sure it is, and that is the problem.
[... ]
Londo Mollari: And here: "The Minbari put great emphasis on art, literature, and music." Yes, but say instead they are decadent people interested only in the pursuit of...
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

So exciting it made my chest pound with excitement (or was it a heart attack?)
11 January 2007 | by (Bradenton, Florida) – See all my reviews

This is a terrific episode--so exciting and quite a wonderful way to FINALLY break with Earth! The episode begins with even more onerous regulations and control being taken from the Captain and given to the Brown Shirt-like "Night Watch". Over the last year or so, the Night Watch have been introduced. Originally, they were seen as a patriotic organization. Then, they were morphed into a paramilitary group who would act like spies to tell on suspected "anti-Earth" activities or talk. Then, they actually began exerting power--arresting and detaining those suspected of sedition! Now, they are to be handed total control of the station even though it is supposed to be neutral. With their fascist tactics, this CANNOT be allowed, so the Captain must do something to re-take control and deport the Night Watch. How this is all worked out is brilliant and very exciting--but I don't want to spoil it by revealing details (but they are COOL, trust me). Great writing make this one a must-see!

8 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Crusade: Is it worth watching? robble-1
Who are the 'Official' Babylon 5? Kunta_Kinte_III
Zathras Character edestci
I would like to give the show a shot BUT... newdickmorris
Vorlons Question edestci
What would be the correct order for watching all the movies? suarez_976
Discuss Point of No Return (1996) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: