Rick is forced to face the past as he struggles to maintain the safety of the communities and protect the future he and Carl envisioned.


Greg Nicotero


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Andrew Lincoln ... Rick Grimes
Norman Reedus ... Daryl Dixon
Lauren Cohan ... Maggie Greene
Danai Gurira ... Michonne
Melissa McBride ... Carol Peletier
Alanna Masterson ... Tara Chambler
Josh McDermitt ... Eugene Porter
Christian Serratos ... Rosita Espinosa
Seth Gilliam ... Gabriel Stokes (credit only)
Ross Marquand ... Aaron (credit only)
Katelyn Nacon ... Enid
Jeffrey Dean Morgan ... Negan
Tom Payne ... Paul 'Jesus' Rovia
Khary Payton ... Ezekiel
Pollyanna McIntosh ... Anne 'Jadis'


Rick is seriously wounded riding his horse to attract the herd of the walkers far from the communities. Along his journey, he has daydreams with his deceased and living friends that protect him. Meanwhile Maggie arrives in Alexandria and goes to Negan's cell to kill him with a crowbar. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Drama | Horror | Thriller


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Rick Grimes: They - they're all dead.
Sasha Williams: Yeah. I know. And it's okay.
Rick Grimes: How can it be okay? How can - How can this be okay?
Sasha Williams: Because you did your part. Like I did mine. Like the others did before us.
Rick Grimes: How?
Sasha Williams: They gave us the strength that we needed. To do what we had to do for the others. And the others draw strength from us. We change each other. We help each other. We make each other better. And it never ends.
Rick Grimes: It feels like it's the ending.
Sasha Williams: Little things do end. But it's never the end of everything. Because we don't die....
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Written by Bear McCreary
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Andrew Lincoln deserves an Emmy.
6 November 2018 | by alishadowSee all my reviews

My mind went nuts as results of this episode. They brought cameos, and brought the show back on its feet again. Salute to the new show runner Angela.

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Release Date:

4 November 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Georgia, USA

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital



Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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