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Pretty Much Dead Already 

Glenn tells the rest of the group about the walkers in the barn, dividing them on what to do. Meanwhile, Hershel sets a deadline for the group to leave, unless Rick does a difficult task.



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Glenn tells everyone about the walkers in the barn which adds to the tension among the group. Shane is still arguing they should give up any hope of ever finding Sophia while others refuse to leave. With Carl now healthy, Hershel tells Rick that they are to leave by the end of the week. Dale takes action to make their stay safer but it leads to a confrontation with Shane. While Rick helps Hershel rescue two walkers trapped in a bog, Shane prepares to storm the barn and dispatch the walkers. Written by garykmcd

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barn | farm | hope | massacre | wild rose | See All (42) »


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27 November 2011 (USA)  »

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The two zombies that Rick, Hershel and Jimmy removed from the swamp and brought back to the farm and shot by Shane were played by father and daughter stunt performers. See more »


At the beginning of the barn scene, just after the walkers come out of the barn, Andrea can be seen running from the group to Shane twice. See more »


[first lines]
Lori Grimes: [Lori puts her hand in Rick's hair as he stares off quietly] Hey. Where'd you go?
Rick Grimes: I'm here.
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Sophia's Return
Written by Bear McCreary
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Man That Hit Me Hard
24 October 2014 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Plot In A Paragraph: With Lori's secret revealed, a bigger problem arrived when Hershel's secret also gets out, and with him refusing to acknowledge the worlds new reality, the group are divided over what happens next.

Melissa McBride is excellent as Carol, she shares a lovely scene with Norman Redus Daryl early on, and the is wonderful at the end. Jon Bernthall is superb as the increasingly unstable Shane. Jeffrey DeMunn shines again as Dale, as does Scott Wilson as Hershel, whilst Sarah Wayne Callies is the most annoying character in the show as Lori. Whilst Andrew Lincoln is at his finest as Rick who is just desperately trying to keep it all together.

A good episode before a heartbreaking bloodbath at the end.

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