The Closer (2005–2012)
8.5/10
239

Fantasy Date 

Brenda works to solve the rape and murder of a congresswoman's daughter.

Director:

Greg Yaitanes

Writers:

James Duff (created by), Roger Wolfson

Watch Now

With Prime Video

ON DISC
ALL

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Kyra Sedgwick ... Brenda Leigh Johnson
J.K. Simmons ... Will Pope
Corey Reynolds ... David Gabriel
Robert Gossett ... Russell Taylor (credit only)
G.W. Bailey ... Louie Provenza
Jon Tenney ... Fritz Howard
Meredith Baxter ... Congresswoman Simmons
Gina Ravera ... Irene Daniels
Michael Paul Chan ... Mike Tao
Reynaldo Rosales ... Brett Harlan
Graham Shiels ... Andrew Gage
Patrick Renna ... Jeffrey
Rick D. Wasserman ... Larry Fine
Donzaleigh Abernathy ... Mistress of Ceremonies
David Kaufman ... David Jones
Edit

Storyline

When the adult daughter of a U.S. Congresswoman is raped and murdered in her own home, Brenda and the Priority Murder Squad are assigned to solve the case. The young woman had recently broken up with her boyfriend and her mother insists that her daughter had no enemies. Alone in the woman's apartment, Brenda is attacked and nearly raped before she is able to subdue her attacker. It all seems like a pretty open and shut case until the culprit tells them the woman had advertised for someone to rape her on an S&M website. After twisting the website owners arm just a tad, Brenda gets a list of everyone who may have visited the sight. She tracks down the attacker but when he tells her that the woman fought back quite violently, she realizes there is something else going on as well. Written by garykmcd

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 July 2005 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

USA See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Kyra Sedgwick submitted this episode to the Emmys for consideration for Lead Actress. While nominated, she however lost the award to Mariska Hargitay for her work in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999). See more »

Goofs

Brenda is attacked in her home by an intruder who strikes her, leaving a cut on the right side of her forehead. When the attacker has her pinned, the cut is visible on the right side. In the next scene, she is crying and putting a bandage on the cut-it is now on the left side. However, it is actually her reflection in the mirror what we see after the scene of the attack, which creates the illusion that her wound is on the wrong side. We can even see at times her shoulder and hair, "out" of the mirror, taken from behind. Brenda is looking at herself in the mirror to put the bandage correctly on her wound. See more »

Quotes

Lt. Louie Provenza: Are you turned on by movies where a hunky young sailor is stripped to the waist, tied up and flogged?
Sgt. David Gabriel: What is it with you white people and whips?
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed