Under the Dome: Season 1, Episode 5

Blue on Blue (22 Jul. 2013)

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When friends and family from outside the dome come to visit, Barbie learns the military plan to destroy the dome with a missile.



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Julia hears a TV broadcast and learns the military has set up a 10 mile quarantine zone around the dome. The residents of Chester's Mill receive visitors however - friends and family who can at least see them from the other side of the dome. Norrie has a surprise waiting for her. For others, the reunions are bittersweet. Barbie learns from one of the soldiers that the army is pulling out. Rev. Coggins thinks he's receiving messages from God but his hearing aid is playing a role. He keeps hearing the word MOAB which he thinks is a biblical reference. Barbie knows otherwise. Big Jim finds Angie in his old bomb shelter and frees her. Junior isn't finished with her yet. Written by garykmcd

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(at around 34 mins) When Alice, Norrie's mom, shouts off camera, "Help! Please, we need help," on the right side one of the cameramen is in the shot filming the approaching actors. See more »


Dale 'Barbie' Barbara: Moab.
Dodee Weaver: Come again?
Dale 'Barbie' Barbara: What your reverend was ranting about. His hearing aid must have intercepted a transmission like the ones that you're picking up at the station station.
Dodee Weaver: But why would the army be telling Bible stories?
Dale 'Barbie' Barbara: Moab is not a city, it's an acronym: MOAB - "Mother of All Bombs". That's what we call the largest nonnuclear missile in our arsenal.
Dodee Weaver: You think they're gonna launch that thing at the dome? Would it work?
Dale 'Barbie' Barbara: Yeah.
Dodee Weaver: Then why don't you look happy?
Dale 'Barbie' Barbara: Because it'll also kill everybody ...
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References E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) See more »


Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor (Tempest), Mvt. 3
Written by Ludwig van Beethoven
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22 July 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

So a town is isolated by a dome from an unknown source. Although the attempt to keep the element of mystery alive, I can't see this going into a Season 2. The story line reminds me of The TV series "Jericho" (isolation), but without a binding emotional connection like Jericho did. There's an obvious underlying tone of a town secret that has yet to be unveiled. I guess the disturbing storyline involves a young man and the girl that he "loves" and tries to protect. Oh, which reminds me, in the first episode there was such an unnecessary scene of the young couple having sex that was very obvious and left nothing to the imagination that had absolutely no bearing in their storyline. The show almost lost me at that point, but I held out hoping it would get better. So far.... Still disappointed. Sorry, but if this show doesn't get up & going soon, I won't be watching to the end.

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