Heroes: Season 4, Episode 1

Chapter One 'Orientation' (II) (21 Sep. 2009)

TV Episode  -   -  Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller
7.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.7/10 from 614 users  
Reviews: 1 user | 3 critic

Claire, back home in California, begins attending college, but is having difficulty adjusting when a mysterious death of a student during the orientation puts her back in the spotlight. In ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(creator),
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 10000 titles
created 27 Feb 2011
 
a list of 1980 titles
created 29 Nov 2011
 
list image
a list of 19 titles
created 26 Aug 2012
 
a list of 6835 titles
created 27 Jun 2013
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Chapter One 'Orientation' (21 Sep 2009)

Chapter One 'Orientation' (21 Sep 2009) on IMDb 7.7/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Heroes.
« Previous Episode | 61 of 79 Episodes | Next Episode »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
Ando Masahashi (as James Kyson Lee)
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Janice Parkman (as Lisa Lackey)
...
Edit

Storyline

Claire, back home in California, begins attending college, but is having difficulty adjusting when a mysterious death of a student during the orientation puts her back in the spotlight. In Japan, Hiro and Ando continue their quest to help people with abilities and go so much as to advertise themselves. Meanwhile, Angela fears Nathan/Syler will discover his true identity. Matt tries to settle down back in Los Angeles and raise his son and not worry about unexpected visitors. Elsewhere, Peter is using his ability for good when a mysterious carnival clan, led by Samuel Sullivan, arrives in town which could spell trouble for him and everyone else. Written by matt-282

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

connections | See All (1) »

Genres:

Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

21 September 2009 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

When discussing forensics, Gretchen describes the "Jump, Push, Fall" analysis as something she "saw on Crossing Jordan (2001)". Tim Kring, created both that series and "Heroes". See more »

Goofs

When Peter and Hesam are in the ambulance eating clam chowder, the radio dispatcher calls out an emergency at "5th & Lexington." In New York City, 3 boroughs have thoroughfares named "Lexington" (Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Staten Island). None of these streets intersects with "5th". See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Samuel Sullivan: My brother Joseph and I have had two families. The first one... Well, let's just say, it didn't work out too well. But over the years, we made ourselves a new one. And it was to this family, all of you... that his heart really belonged. You see... a family is something that... Joseph and I needed. It offered us protection from the outside world - a world that... never understood, or appreciated, what makes us different. There are others like us out there - in the shadows, in the ...
See more »

Connections

References Crossing Jordan (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

For Keeps
(uncredited)
Performed by Gossip
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
a start of a new beginning
29 September 2009 | by (Belgium) – See all my reviews

Season 3 definitely had its faults: with having focused on to much action, less on character like in season 1 and 2, a lot of fans were disappointed. But redemption, with 3 episodes underway is proving to redeem itself. I have already read several bad reviews on the first 3 episodes and in the end, it shows how spoiled these people are. Instead of giving it a chance, they turn their back on it, Redemption is back on track with the primary focus on characters instead of the action. We are introduced to new characters with new abilities, who aren't recycled ones. One plus to all this: it stops being about to save the world for the million time, which was getting old real fast. If you want characters behaving like in comics, running around in tights, think again. What I truly find interesting is Matt-Sylar-Nathan connection here. You would have to watch to see what I mean.


10 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
What does Tracy really have to do with Nikki? miserable-magical-love
What happened to Molly??? andrada_pets
Just how bad are seasons 2-4? peculiar_whale
Synthetic abilities are good galt007
Top three favourite characters? jaderx0
Too late to discuss this now, but..... ke_neth1981
Discuss Chapter One 'Orientation' (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page