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Season 1  "The Kingmaker"  1x20

Aired 5 years ago - Apr 28, 2014

As the FBI pursues a political fixer known as The Kingmaker, Red seeks Fitch's protection against an unknown enemy who's trying to take him down.

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You do know.
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These friends you mention, the ones whispering in the shadows,
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If Reddington did fly all the way to Nebraska
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He's raised opposition research to an art form.
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Fecal matter, urine, semen,
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Almost 10 years ago now, I promised you such a day would come.
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How will it happen?
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sometime in the past 12 hours. There were six flights during this period.
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Forty-five minutes ago, that card was used to book a hotel room in Manhattan.
Recap of The Blacklist Season 1 Episode 20 (S01E20) - 11
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Don't overestimate the nature of our relationship.
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And if I die, it triggers my own protocol for release.
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Where you going? It's faster going through Lancaster.
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his selfless heroism on full display.
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He risked his child's life and murdered his wife for what?
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My father died at 5:30
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Look, I need to get back to the hospital. My daughter's still there.
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We understand your wife suffered a concussion. That's how she drowned?
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It doesn't look like an accident, Arturo, if you flee the scene.
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First, my thanks for making time on such short notice.
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If Reddington has nothing to lose,
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we will have to respond as we have in the past
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[MACHINE BEEPS]
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My wife... Yes.
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I think we should stop. Just for now. No, stopping now defeats
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from a phone booth off 11th and Lincoln.
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Who are these people? Exactly.
Recap of The Blacklist Season 1 Episode 20 (S01E20) - 31
The owner will make his rounds soon enough.
Recap of The Blacklist Season 1 Episode 20 (S01E20) - 32
You never mentioned you were there. No, I didn't.
Recap of The Blacklist Season 1 Episode 20 (S01E20) - 33
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he was here for dinner a few evenings ago.
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[BEEP]
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What do you see?
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that you're far more likely to have that very weapon used against you.
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I was told not to come here at all.
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And that would be another mistake.
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but all you've done is ensure that when this is all over,
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Ten minutes with him, that's all I need.
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WOMAN 2: Mr. Chandler, what happened?
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Right. My father died around 5:30 p.m. What are you getting at?
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These friends you mention, the ones whispering in the shadows,
#2
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If Reddington did fly all the way to Nebraska
#3
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He's raised opposition research to an art form.
#5
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Fecal matter, urine, semen,
#6
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Almost 10 years ago now, I promised you such a day would come.
#7
Recap of The Blacklist Season 1 Episode 20 (S01E20) - 8
How will it happen?
#8
Recap of The Blacklist Season 1 Episode 20 (S01E20) - 9
sometime in the past 12 hours. There were six flights during this period.
#9
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Forty-five minutes ago, that card was used to book a hotel room in Manhattan.
#10
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Don't overestimate the nature of our relationship.
#12
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And if I die, it triggers my own protocol for release.
#13
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Where you going? It's faster going through Lancaster.
#14
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his selfless heroism on full display.
#16
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He risked his child's life and murdered his wife for what?
#17
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My father died at 5:30
#18
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Look, I need to get back to the hospital. My daughter's still there.
#20
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We understand your wife suffered a concussion. That's how she drowned?
#21
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It doesn't look like an accident, Arturo, if you flee the scene.
#22
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First, my thanks for making time on such short notice.
#23
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If Reddington has nothing to lose,
#24
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we will have to respond as we have in the past
#25
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[MACHINE BEEPS]
#26
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My wife... Yes.
#27
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I think we should stop. Just for now. No, stopping now defeats
#28
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from a phone booth off 11th and Lincoln.
#29
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Who are these people? Exactly.
#30
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The owner will make his rounds soon enough.
#31
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You never mentioned you were there. No, I didn't.
#32
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he was here for dinner a few evenings ago.
#34
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[BEEP]
#35
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What do you see?
#36
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that you're far more likely to have that very weapon used against you.
#39
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I was told not to come here at all.
#42
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And that would be another mistake.
#43
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but all you've done is ensure that when this is all over,
#44
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Ten minutes with him, that's all I need.
#45
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WOMAN 2: Mr. Chandler, what happened?
#46
Recap of The Blacklist Season 1 Episode 20 (S01E20) - 47
Right. My father died around 5:30 p.m. What are you getting at?
#47
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