Homeland: Season 3, Episode 12

The Star (15 Dec. 2013)

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With Akbari dead, Carrie and Brody try to get to a safe house and wait for extraction.


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Jessica Brody (credit only)
Chris Brody (credit only)
Dana Brody (credit only)
Masud Sherazi
Danesh Akbari


Having completed his mission, it is up to Carrie to extract Brody without the support of the CIA who doubt Brody's action because they have no solid proof. Carrie finally tells Brody about her hopes for their future together, but first they need to get out Tehran, alive. This will be difficult as Saul is now no longer in charge of things at Langley. Written by Paul Scollon

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James Rebhorn's final acting project. See more »


(at around 20 mins) When Carrie and Brody are arguing, Carries hair is behind/in front of her ears between shots. See more »


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Written by Sean Callery
Performed by Sean Callery Feat. Chris Tedesco
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A great finale to season 3
24 December 2013 | by See all my reviews

Brody is clearly not dead. When you hang a person they're supposed to drop, because its the fall that breaks their necks and kills them not the actual hanging itself. Many people have survived the type of hanging that Brody underwent ! Why not give Brody a definitive death like AB Nasser, when they dropped his body in the ocean you knew he was gone - so why not behead Brody instead ? Because obviously he's coming back next season ! If Brody really thought he was going to die why didn't he tell Carrie he loved her or to take care of their baby ? Why didn't he make his peace with Allah first - even Saddam Hussein did that ! You wait and see - season 4 and Brody will turn up at some point alive and well.

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