The Governor convinces his new community that it is in their best interests to take over the prison and if necessary, use force to do so. Not everyone is comfortable with that approach - Lilly and Meghan stay behind, with tragic consequences. The Governor and his crew appear at the prison and has two bargaining chips with him - Herschel and Michonne are his prisoners. He tells Rick to be out by sundown. Rick for his part tries to reason with him but the die is cast. In the ensuing battle, many - from both sides - are killed.
Did You Know?
During the fight scene between Rick and the Governor, respective actors Andrew Lincoln
and David Morrissey
insisted that they film the scene themselves instead of using stunt people. This created a genuineness because the actors have worked together for so long. See more
(at around 1 min) When the Governor is telling the camp he's going to take the prison, Hershel is setting the red plastic gas can down on the trailer. As the Governor hits Michonne in the face, there is a metal gas can behind the red one he just sat down that wasn't in the previous shot. See more
[points to Tara
You. You in the ponytails. Is this what you want? Is this what any one of you want?
What we want is what you got. Period. Time for you to leave, asshole.
Look, I've fought him before. And after, we took in his old friends. They've become leaders in what we have here. Now you put down your weapons, walk through those gates... you're one of us. We let go of all of it, and nobody dies. Everyone who's alive right now. Everyone's who's made it this far. We've all done the worst kinds...
The entire end credits, plus various production company logo animations, are played in utter silence, whereas usually there is music and sound effects. See more
The Walking Dead Main Title
Written by Bear McCreary
Performed by Dominik Hauser See more