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Firewall 

Reese is trapped next to a person of interest in a part of the city extremely controlled and needs the help of Finch, Fusco and Carter.

Director:

Richard J. Lewis

Writers:

Jonathan Nolan (created by), Greg Plageman | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Jim Caviezel ... John Reese
Taraji P. Henson ... Joss Carter
Kevin Chapman ... Lionel Fusco
Michael Emerson ... Harold Finch
Paige Turco ... Zoe Morgan
Robert John Burke ... Officer Patrick Simmons
Amy Acker ... Caroline Turing
Brennan Brown ... Special Agent Nicholas Donnelly
Elizabeth Marvel ... Alicia Corwin
Anthony DeSando ... Hans Friedrickson (as Anthony De Sando)
Aaron Lazar ... Terrance Baxter
Wayne Duvall ... Councilman Seth Larsson
Jason Kolotouros ... Jablonski
Johnny M. Wu ... RTCC Tech (as Johnny Wu)
John Michael Bolger ... Sam Romano (as John Bolger)
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Storyline

Reese and Finch will need all the help they can get with their latest number, a young woman by the name of Caroline Turing, whose specialty as a therapist is to counsel high powered clients who expect and require complete discretion. They quickly learn that she is the intended victim as Fusco informs them that HR has entered into a lucrative contract funded by an unknown person or organization to take her out. Because of the mysterious nature of Caroline's clients, one of whom they believe is funding the assassination attempt, Finch and Reese call in an old friend whose own sources may provide greater information on those mysterious clients. The cat and mouse game begins to get multi-layered. As Reese and Finch try to get Caroline to safety, they are tracked by both HR who is after Caroline, and the FBI, with Carter's knowledge, who is after Reese. Added to the mix is someone from Finch's past, who, unknown to him, is trying to locate him. Through the process, Carter and Fusco come to... Written by Huggo

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TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 May 2012 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Did You Know?

Trivia

At one point Mr. Reese says, "Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they're not trying to kill you." This is similar to a well-known quote from author Joseph Keller (in "Catch 22"): "Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they aren't after you." See more »

Goofs

When Finch has activated the program that blocks all unauthorized access to the cell phone towers it is stated that only one number is authorized. That number belongs to Finch. However minutes later we see Carter and Fusco both using their cell phones. While Fusco is calling Finch which could be authorized, Carter calls Reese who is not authorized. We have not seen the program being switched off in the intervening time. See more »

Quotes

Detective Lionel Fusco: You can't trust us, how are we supposed to trust you?
John Reese: Trust is complicated, Lionel. For example, I'm sitting in a police car with one cop who tried to murder me and another who spent six months trying to lock me up. So you'll forgive me if I take things one step at a time.
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In one word - Brilliant.
22 May 2012 | by 851222See all my reviews

Greetings from Lithuania.

This was definitely the best season ending in many moons. And i mean i like watching TV shows, saw a lot of them, and "Person of Interest" is one of my favorites, actually, my favorite for now.

And when it came to the last episode of the season, it was soooo intense and breathtaking that i couldn't take my eyes of screen. What an episode! I won't going to spoil anything, just going to say, that if you enjoyed this show so far, you will be in nirvana watching "Firewall".

This is how to end the season! Two big thumbs up! A must see to everyone, and "Firewall" should be used as an example on other networks as a perfection of writing, acting, editing and directing of an episode.


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