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The Chrysanthemum and the Sword




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Episode Info

Drama series set in the world of advertising in 1960s New York. Don and Pete try to land a new Japanese client, but Roger's racist attitude may hand the lucrative account to a rival. Don has to read deeply and think quickly to salvage things. Betty is worried about reports of her daughter Sally's erratic behaviour and wonders about referring her to a therapist.


Jon Hamm
as Don Draper
Elisabeth Moss
as Peggy Olson
Vincent Kartheiser
as Peter Campbell
January Jones
as Betty Draper
Christina Hendricks
as Joan Holloway
John Slattery
as Roger Sterling
Bryan Batt
as Salvatore Romano
Michael Gladis
as Paul Kinsey
Aaron Staton
as Ken Cosgrove
Rich Sommer
as Harry Crane
Robert Morse
as Bertram Cooper
Jared S. Gilmore
as Bobby Draper
Kiernan Shipka
as Sally Draper
Christopher Stanley
as Henry Francis
Jared Harris
as Lane Pryce
Randee Heller
as Miss Blankenship
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Critic reviews for The Chrysanthemum and the Sword

It may be unfortunate that we no longer see much of Betty's humanity, but the harsh reality is that sometimes circumstance produces really bad mothers.

May 21, 2015 | Full Review…

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