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TV-14 | | Drama | Episode aired 5 May 2013
As the firm prepares to go public, Don and Pete's actions cause them to lose two huge clients. However, Roger uses a new connection to put them in position to gain their biggest client ever.

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... Don Draper
... Peggy Olson
... Pete Campbell
... Betty Francis (credit only)
... Joan Harris
... Ken Cosgrove
... Harry Crane (credit only)
... Sally Draper (credit only)
... Megan Draper
... Ted Chaough
... Henry Francis (credit only)
... Stan Rizzo
... Michael Ginsberg
... Bobby Draper (credit only)
... Bertram Cooper
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Bert, Pete and Joan work with an underwriter to prepare SCDP's public offering, which is unknown to the other partners. If they get what they want, this public offering would make each of the partners a millionaire. Over at CGC, Ted deals with the news that fellow partner Frank Gleason is suffering from pancreatic cancer, which makes Ted think about the viability of their company. Otherwise, the thoughts in both offices are on cars. Herb Rennet at Jaguar has requested a business dinner with Don and Roger, which Don is dreading if only for his disdain for Herb and by association the Jaguar account. And CGC has lost the Alfa Romeo account. However, CGC is one of three short listed companies up for the account all advertising firms would do anything for: General Motors, to promote Chevy's yet unnamed new vehicle. Through a personal contact, Roger, unilaterally, maneuvers an unofficial meeting with Mikey O'Brien of Chevrolet. This news does not sit well with Ted, until... Meanwhile, ... Written by Huggo

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Trivia

In Detroit, Don asks Ted Chaough "Hey, Lieutenant, want to get into some trouble?" This is the same question Private Dinkins put to Don in Hawaii in the season's first episode. Each happens with a sleepless Don in a bar, each is an invite to help shepherd a risky marriage of one sort or another, and each time a war - of one sort or another - is the catalyst. See more »

Quotes

Pete Campbell: Draper! What in the hell have y-
[trips down stairs]
Don Draper: What?
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Connections

References Hazel (1961) See more »

Soundtracks

Baby Jane (Mo Mo Jane)
Written by Bob Crewe and Mitch Ryder (as William Levise)
Performed by Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels
Courtesy of Sundazed Music, Inc.
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4 August 2018 | by See all my reviews

Mad Men

Mad Men; one of the most acclaimed series by critics, loved by the fans and buzzed at the award shows, is a character driven series created by Matthew Weiner depicting the inner world of an ad agencies set in '60s in New York. The writing is sharp, elaborative, adaptive and exquisite that keeps the audience tangled in its not-so-likable and faulty world on the edge of their seat.

It is rich on technical aspects like projecting the chemistry among the characters, stunning cinematography, beautiful camera work, references mentioned in the conversations and the classic tone of the series that makes it supremely watchable.

The primary reason why the series stands alone is not only its nature to work in a metaphorical way but to weave out a poem from the sequence, is the genuine soul behind it that attains a certain closure in each episode. The performance objective is score majestically by the cast especially by the protagonist Jon Hamm who is supported convincingly by the cast like Elisabeth Moss, Vincent Kartheiser, January Jones and John Slattery.

The practical conversations, the whistle-blowing dialogues, three-dimensional characters, excellent execution, finely detailed set-pieces, alluring costume design are the high points of the series that helps it enter the major league.

Season 06

The sixth act is somewhat of a pre-climatic setup as it not only teases the audience for the upcoming journey but also builds up the characters and the plot accordingly to attain a steady narrative closure for the makers.

For Immediate Release

The business tactics that are kept under the sleeve are unexpected and works like a charm when it hits on screen but its rudimentary process and over-chewing character's perspective since it wasn't essential in this one, throws it away.


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