The West Wing: Season 5, Episode 11

The Benign Prerogative (14 Jan. 2004)

TV Episode  -   -  Drama
7.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.6/10 from 204 users  
Reviews: write review

In inexplicably finishing the speech early Toby is left with nothing to do. However, the State of the Union speech needs testing, so Toby flies out to meet Joey Lucas to perform mall tests.

Writers:

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

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

ON DISC

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 817 titles
created 01 Jan 2013
 
a list of 1741 titles
created 21 Jul 2013
 
a list of 22 titles
created 18 Oct 2013
 
a list of 8159 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Benign Prerogative (14 Jan 2004)

The Benign Prerogative (14 Jan 2004) on IMDb 7.6/10

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 | 100 of 155 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Bill O'Brien ...
Edit

Storyline

In inexplicably finishing the speech early Toby is left with nothing to do. However, the State of the Union speech needs testing, so Toby flies out to meet Joey Lucas to perform mall tests.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

14 January 2004 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Josh Lyman: If you wanna throw light on how minimums and guidelines conspire to produce disproportionate punishments...
President Josiah "Jed" Bartlet: ... and worse: leave judges impotent! Our judicial system is predicated on an individual's right to a fair trial. But how individual is that process, if a 258 box grid seales your fate before you ever step foot in front of a judge, a FEDERAL judge, that my office has invested considerable effort in selecting, who is then constrained from exercising basic common sense, while twenty-nine ...
See more »

Soundtracks

Super Duper Love
(uncredited)
Written by Willie Garner
Performed by Joss Stone
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Wouldn't Simon Dovovan have been? jeremy_50212
Jeb vs Josh kjackson106
Did West Wing jump the shark at the end of Season 1? jstamps1975
Favorite Guest Appearances sjmajors2001-278-697743
Better way to get rid of Mandy jeremy_50212
Sam's Theory on Terrorism - 100% Failure Rate Speranza9
Discuss The Benign Prerogative (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page