The Blacklist (2013– )
8.7/10
1,559
1 user 3 critic

The Decembrist (No. 12) 

Trailer
2:25 | Trailer
Liz struggles to keep her secret from unraveling.

Director:

Michael W. Watkins (as Michael Watkins)

Writers:

Jon Bokenkamp (created by), John Eisendrath | 4 more credits »
Reviews
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
James Spader ... Raymond 'Red' Reddington
Megan Boone ... Elizabeth Keen
Diego Klattenhoff ... Donald Ressler
Ryan Eggold ... Tom Keen
Amir Arison ... Aram Mojtabai
Mozhan Marnò ... Samar Navabi
Harry Lennix ... Harold Cooper
Alan Alda ... Alan Fitch
Hisham Tawfiq ... Dembe Zuma
Scottie Thompson ... Zoe D'Antonio
Alon Aboutboul ... Kiryl Morozov (as Alon Moni Aboutboul)
Adriane Lenox ... Reven Wright
Franklin Ojeda Smith ... Boatman
Susan Kelechi Watson ... Ellie
Teddy Coluca ... Brimley

Photos

Edit

Storyline

Liz struggles to keep her secret from unraveling.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Alan Alda was nominated for "Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series" at the 2015 Primetime Emmy Awards, but did not win. See more »

Goofs

A car in Moscow shows a red license plate on a car, but the region code is 78, which is the code for St. Petersburg. See more »

Connections

Features The Blacklist: The Stewmaker (No. 161) (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Great Sky
(uncredited)
Performed by Other Lives
See more »

User Reviews

 
more twists and turns than a roller coaster
27 April 2015 | by A_Different_DrummerSee all my reviews

Cinema quality.

Minimal action but the suspense is gripping.

Possibly the best integration of the short and long arcs I have ever seen -- the Blacklist subject for the show is also the individual who has been persecuting Red. Or is he? Continues the theme of fathers and daughters, one which has become unique to the series. (In GRIMM, the theme seems to be pregnancy, in BANSHEE is false identity, in POI it moral values, etc).

No false notes. Spader does not do a Clint Eastwood or John Wayne. Boone completely sells her internal conflict in dealing with her former husband.

And Alan Alda as always is brilliant.


11 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See one user review »

Videos

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English | Russian

Release Date:

10 November 2014 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed