Castle: Season 3, Episode 9

Close Encounters of the Murderous Kind (15 Nov. 2010)

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Astrophysicist Marie Subbarao (35)'s corpse is found, with all symptoms of fatal explosive decompression. Her ex Ted Carter, a colleague at the institute, has an alibi. An SF author friend ... See full summary »

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Astrophysicist Marie Subbarao (35)'s corpse is found, with all symptoms of fatal explosive decompression. Her ex Ted Carter, a colleague at the institute, has an alibi. An SF author friend also points to Castle's remark that everything seems to point to aliens. However the team's digging leads to FBI agent Westfield, whose agency goes to extraordinary lengths to stop their investigation, yet fails to keep from them Chinese Ung Kyu's involvement. Written by KGF Vissers

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After speaking Chinese and being questioned by Beckett, he says "TV show I used to love." This is a reference to Firefly where it was common for characters to speak Chinese. See more »

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Kate Beckett: [entering basement with Castle and sees two Chinese men] NYPD! Stay where you are.
[Men stop/drop what they're doing and put hands in air]
Richard Castle: That's a vacuum packer at one o'clock.
Kate Beckett: Looks like we've found our murder weapon.
[Opens a velcro pocket on bullet-proof vest, removes a picture and asks men]
Kate Beckett: Have you seen this man?
[the two men look at her dumbly]
Richard Castle: [in Chinese] My partner is crazy and may start firing at any moment.
[the two men point their thumbs over their shoulders]
Kate Beckett: [to the men] Go! Go!
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