Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior: Season 1, Episode 9

Smother (13 Apr. 2011)

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The Red Cell team must track down a suspect who is kidnapping young mothers. Meanwhile, Beth discovers why this particular case hits close to home for Mick.



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Episode credited cast:
Brendan Michael Coughlin ...
Trevor Norwood (as Brendan Coughlin)
Kurt Reston
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ashley Lane Adams ...
Sarah Travers
Searching Man
Store Employee
8-Year-Old Boy
Tanya Reston
Deirdre Norris
Officer in Park (as Al Damji)


The Red Cell team must track down a suspect who is kidnapping young mothers. Meanwhile, Beth discovers why this particular case hits close to home for Mick.

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Smothered in Ickiness
28 January 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Here we have an episode that went where few shows dare to go. The killer in this episode is acting out on the fact that his mother abused him sexually as a child. While child sex offenders of all types are despising, I find it particularly horrible when it is a mother who is abusing her own child. It was for this reason that I gave this episode a 10. I actually felt sorry for the killer by the time this episode was over, and the fact that he turned out to still be a kid was only one part of the reason.

As I get further into this season I am becoming more and more comfortable with the characters so my reviews are more episode content oriented as we go along. I enjoyed this episode. If only because I found it very hard to watch.

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