The West Wing: Season 3, Episode 19

Enemies Foreign and Domestic (1 May 2002)

TV Episode  -   -  Drama
8.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.3/10 from 205 users  
Reviews: 1 user

A meeting with the new Russian president becomes politically dangerous when surveillance photos show Russia building a nuclear reactor in Iran. C.J. is assigned Secret Service protection after receiving death threats.

Director:

Writers:

(creator), , 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 134 titles
created 14 Apr 2012
 
a list of 22 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 1707 titles
created 8 months ago
 
list image
a list of 29 titles
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 823 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Enemies Foreign and Domestic (01 May 2002)

Enemies Foreign and Domestic (01 May 2002) on IMDb 8.3/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The West Wing.
« Previous Episode | 63 of 155 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Edit

Storyline

A meeting with the new Russian president becomes politically dangerous when surveillance photos show Russia building a nuclear reactor in Iran. C.J. is assigned Secret Service protection after receiving death threats.

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1 May 2002 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

A picture was taken by an SR-71 but the SR-71 was retired in 1998. See more »

Quotes

Russian Negotiator Nikolai Ivanovich: Why must every American president bound out of an automobile like as at a yacht club while in comparison our leader looks like... I don't even know what word is.
Sam Seaborn: Frumpy?
Russian Negotiator Nikolai Ivanovich: I don't know what "frumpy" is but onomatopoetically sounds right.
Sam Seaborn: It's hard not to like a guy who doesn't know frumpy but knows onomatopoeia.
See more »

Connections

References Les Miserables (1952) See more »

Soundtracks

West Wing Main Title
(uncredited)
Written by W.G. Snuffy Walden
Performed by Pete Anthony
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
onomatopoetically, sounds right
18 November 2012 | by (Jersey City) – See all my reviews

The unassuming start of the most awesome four-episode run in the history of the show. A new Russian President, caught between ideals and conservative hardliners, communicates a major initiative through a protocol meeting between his aides and Sam. One of the negotiators is played by irresistible heavy Ian McShane (DEADWOOD, SEXY BEAST). Leo and Jed fret over a recall disaster that befalls a major computer company. They give its CEO (the uber-wonderful Peter Scolari - BOSOM BUDDIES, NEWHART) an unorthodox bailout. Then, in the final minutes, the quiet jolt of adrenaline arrives, in the form of secret service agent Simon Donovan (Mark Harmon - SUMMER SCHOOL, CHICAGO HOPE, NCIS), who has been assigned to protect C.J. after she receives death threats. They have an instant, electric Lucy/Desi chemistry.


0 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Funniest line in the series aflack18
Cringe-inducing lines/scenes susanemccool
Scenes that brought tears susanemccool
Season Five's 'Access' susanemccool
Resignations Sonatine97
John Goodman susanemccool
Discuss Enemies Foreign and Domestic (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page