The Event: Season 1, Episode 2

To Keep Us Safe (27 Sep. 2010)

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As the shockwave of the plane dissipates, President Martinez's staff must work quickly to assess what happened and how to respond. Director of National Intelligence, Blake Sterling, locks ... See full summary »



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As the shockwave of the plane dissipates, President Martinez's staff must work quickly to assess what happened and how to respond. Director of National Intelligence, Blake Sterling, locks down Sophia for interrogation. The conspiracy widens, engulfing FBI Agent Collier and Carter, a mercenary with questionable ties. Meanwhile, a shadowy figure, Thomas, emerges with knowledge of the detainees and their plan. Written by NBC Publicity

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President Elias Martinez: I'm done. The deal's off. You're going back to Inostranka. You and your people will stay there until I get the truth.
Sophia Maguire: That would be a mistake, Mr. President. My people have been waiting for 66 years. Their patience is running out.
President Elias Martinez: Is that a threat?
Sophia Maguire: You wanted the truth. I'm giving it too you.
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The Only Thing Worth Watching on Monday Nights
29 September 2010 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Of course, aliens. Should have seen that one coming. In one episode The Event went from being a mystery show to an alien show. Fortunately we got some more information on what's going on with the plane, that old lady, and whats-his-face's girlfriend, which was the one thing I really wanted to find out and ended up being the best part of the show. We got some new characters, lost some new characters, and got more freaking' background information than needed. Lost had a lot of characters, so all the back stories were cool, but there aren't that many characters in this show, yet have of it is flashbacks. So now the main character has been arrested, we got an undercover alien hunting for hidden aliens, a plane full of mysteriously dead people and a president who just stands around and listens to people give him information. I hope this gets better, there's nothing else to watch on Mondays.

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