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Trylon and Perisphere

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Episode Info

An official inquiry brings Carrie back to the U.S., where she struggles with her ambivalence towards motherhood. Meanwhile, Quinn spirals out of control; and a disgraced former case officer reveals disturbing new information.

Cast

Claire Danes
as Carrie Mathison
Damian Lewis
as Nicholas Brody
Rupert Friend
as Peter Quinn
Mandy Patinkin
as Saul Berenson
Morena Baccarin
as Jessica Brody
David Harewood
as David Estes
Sarita Choudhury
as Mira Berenson
Diego Klattenhoff
as Capt. Mike Faber
Nazanin Boniadi
as Fara Sharazi
Morgan Saylor
as Dana Brody
Jackson Pace
as Chris Brody
Laila Robins
as Martha Boyd
Tracy Letts
as Sen. Andrew Lockhart
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Critic reviews for Trylon and Perisphere

The writers seem to be building towards a big new direction on a show that needed to replace its entire foundation.

December 18, 2014 | Full Review…

Carrie is as messed up as ever, and so is pretty much everyone else around her. We wouldn't have it any other way.

December 18, 2014 | Full Review…

What would have been a one-sided affair of the two parts of Carrie's life is now made whole after the end of episode 2.

December 18, 2014 | Full Review…

The problem, as revealed in "Trylon And Perisphere," is that the show has no idea what it's doing with Carrie, a character it wants to make its emotional center.

December 18, 2014 | Full Review…

Reeling from an airstrike gone horribly wrong and a murdered station chief in Pakistan, CIA Director Andrew Lockhart unfairly tries to make Carrie Mathison the scapegoat.

December 18, 2014 | Full Review…

The episode skillfully constructs a mirroring effect in which Carrie faces the consequences of her personal and professional decisions, the thematic echoes between them amplifying both.

December 18, 2014 | Full Review…

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