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Before the Flood 

Jack, Sydney, Irina, Vaughn and Nadia parachute into Sovogda, Russa to dismantle the giant floating red ball of the Circumfrence which is turning people into mindless, red-eyed zombies out ... See full summary »

Director:

Lawrence Trilling

Writers:

J.J. Abrams (created by), Josh Appelbaum | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Jennifer Garner ... Sydney Bristow
Ron Rifkin ... Arvin Sloane
Michael Vartan ... Michael Vaughn
Carl Lumbly ... Marcus Dixon (credit only)
Kevin Weisman ... Marshall Flinkman
Mía Maestro ... Nadia Santos
Greg Grunberg ... Eric Weiss
Victor Garber ... Jack Bristow
Sônia Braga ... Elena Derevko (as Sonia Braga)
Lena Olin ... Irina Derevko
Rob Benedict ... Brodien (as Robert Patrick Benedict)
Eric Anderson ... Spotter
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Storyline

Jack, Sydney, Irina, Vaughn and Nadia parachute into Sovogda, Russa to dismantle the giant floating red ball of the Circumfrence which is turning people into mindless, red-eyed zombies out to kill. Back at APO, Marshall and Weiss try use the Blackwell Index to blackmail the Russian defense minister into giving them the access codes to a Russian satellite before the local authorities plan to drop a nuclear bomb on the city to destroy it and prevent the spread of the contagion, and they also discover that Elena is up linking the satellite. In the ruins of the city, a CIA agent, Brodien (the one whom Sydney rescued from Shanghai in the season opener) reminds them that the Rambaldi device is broadcasting a sub audible frequency that physiologically alters people who drink the water-like fluid that has infected the city's water supply and it is irreversible. At the same time, Elena learns of the APO team's arrival and sends Sloane and her men to go out to kill them, leading to a three-way ...

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TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 May 2005 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Carl Lumbly does not appear in this episode - making it the only season finale without Dixon. See more »

Goofs

The names on the Blackwell Index have changed from when it was accessed in the last episode, the name Weiss and Marshall take from it this time was not actually on this list when Jack went into it during "The Descent". See more »

Quotes

Arvin Sloane: [Nadia sneaks up behind Sydney and starts choking her with a chain. Sloane shoots Nadia which releases Sydney] I had no choice...
Michael Vaughn: [Vaughn opens the door to the roof] Sydney, we gotta go.
[He runs to Sydney who is bent over Nadia]
Sydney Bristow: Get her into the elevator.
[Sloane and Vaughn pick up Nadia]
Michael Vaughn: She's still breathing.
[Vaughn is at the elevator with Nadia in his arms]
Michael Vaughn: Sydney, let's go.
[Sydney cuts the blue wire and runs to the elevator]
Arvin Sloane: [Over Nadia in the elevator] She's bleeding out.
[...]
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Written by J.J. Abrams
Performed by Michael Giacchino
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