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Eden 

Clarke struggles to survive on a desolate, scorched earth while her friends in space come across a long awaited beacon of hope.

Director:

Dean White

Writers:

Jason Rothenberg (developed by), Kass Morgan (based on the book by) | 4 more credits »
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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Eliza Taylor ... Clarke Griffin
Paige Turco ... Dr. Abigail Griffin (credit only)
Bob Morley ... Bellamy Blake
Marie Avgeropoulos ... Octavia Blake
Lindsey Morgan ... Raven Reyes
Christopher Larkin ... Monty Green
Richard Harmon ... John Murphy
Tasya Teles ... Echo
Isaiah Washington ... Thelonious Jaha (credit only)
Henry Ian Cusick ... Marcus Kane (credit only)
Adina Porter ... Indra
Jarod Joseph ... Nathan Miller
Luisa d'Oliveira ... Emori
Chelsey Reist ... Harper McIntyre
Sachin Sahel ... Dr. Eric Jackson
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Clarke struggles to survive on a desolate, scorched earth while her friends in space come across a long awaited beacon of hope.

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Drama | Mystery | Sci-Fi

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TV-14 | See all certifications »
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This episode took 15 days to shoot. See more »

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When Clarke first enters the village's temple with all the dead bodies, there's a man wearing a green shirt on the right-hand side of the room who moves his head from leaning forward to leaning backward. See more »

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An amazing start to season 5

"The 100" is back, and it does so with a bang. "Eden" is an amazingly taut, thrilling and gripping episode that brings us back to the world of Clarke, Bellamy and Octavia and puts the basis for a new beginning after the devastating ending of the previous season.

The episode does a great job centering first on Clarke and her fight for survival after the storm and the radiation. We find a desperate and hopeless Clarke, alone, without friends or purpose, and with no idea on how she will survive till her friends come back. She tries to find a way to open the entrance and join the survivors at Second Dawn, but she soon has to give up and try to survive by herself. Pretty soon she finds a companion and we get to the moment in which season four ended, with the prisoner space ship landing on her valley. Also we get some snippets on the life Bellamy and the others are leading on their little and broken spaceship.

The plot is simple but is delivered in a great way, with good direction and solidly anchored by Eliza Taylor's performance, which is a great one, her acting keeping the viewer with their eyes on the screen. She does a great job in bringing the world and her character to life while we stay with her, and with her we get introduced to this new and desolate world, even worse that the one they were on before. It also helps that the episode gives us time to feel and understand this new world we are in, and the little breaks from it to go to the spaceship on which Bellamy and the others are feels like a perfect counterpoint to what is happening on Earth.

"Eden" does a great job of picking things up after the ending of season four while delivering, probably, the best first episode of any of the five seasons of the show. Amazing.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 April 2018 (USA) See more »

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16:9 HD
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