Calling All Cars Episode 50

Directed by: Tim Van Patten Written by: Robin Green & Mitchell Burgess and David Chase and David Flebotte The mood in the back room of Carmine’s social club was anything but social. Carmine and Johnny had just informed Tony that they wanted forty percent of the H.U.D. scam take. “We share Zellman,” Carmine tells him, […]

Whitecaps Episode 52

Directed by: John Patterson Written by: Robin Green & Mitchell Burgess and David Chase “I have no choice but to declare a mistrial.” With the possible exception of “Hi, I’m Angie Dickinson and here’s my phone number,” those are the nine sweetest words Junior Soprano could ever hope to hear. And ironically, after months of […]

Whoever Did This Episode 48

Directed by: Tim Van Patten Written by: Robin Green & Mitchell Burgess Junior was having a rough day. His trial went overtime, so he missed the Early Bird Special. Then, while hurrying through a swarm of reporters, he was hit on the head by a boom mike and sent tumbling down the courthouse steps. But […]

Christopher Episode 42

Directed by: Tim Van Patten Written by: Michael Imperioli and Maria Laurino It’s October and at long last, time for opening arguments in the case of the United States v. Corrado John Soprano. But even though it’s the first Soprano family trial in sixteen years and Junior could very well be sent away for the […]

Watching Too Much Television Episode 46

Directed by: John Patterson Written by: David Chase & Robin Green & Mitchell Burgess & Terence Winter After four months as a guest of the Ohio State Correctional System, Paulie is once again a free man. As custom dictates, Tony and the guys throw him a “welcome home” party at the Bing, replete with booze, […]

No Show Episode 41

Directed by: John Patterson Written by: David Chase and Terence Winter Tony’s finding out that his plan to protect himself by shunting more responsibility to Christopher, while sound in theory, lacks something in the execution. The problems start when Tony decides that while Paulie is in stir, the Gualtieri crew needs an interim capo. Everyone […]

Sopranos Season 4 Episode Guide

Season 4 Season 4, Episode 1: For All Debts Public and Private Original Air Date—15 September 2002 Chris puts a ghost from his past to rest, while Carmela grows uneasy about her future. Season 4, Episode 2: No Show Original Air Date—22 September 2002 Chris’ success earns him some jealousy, Adriana learns the truth about […]

Pie-O-My Episode 44

Directed by: Henry J. Bronchtein Written by: Robin Green and Mitchell Burgess Tony Soprano…horse whisperer? As unlikely as it may seem, when Ralph buys a filly named “Pie-O-My,” Tony discovers he has a knack for horseracing strategy. At the track to see Ralph’s new acquisition, Tony off-handedly suggests that the jockey hold Pie-O-My – normally […]

For All Debts Public and Private Episode 40

Directed by: Allen Coulter Written by: David Chase As the new season opens, the overarching sentiment in both Tony’s families is: there must be more money. Tony still meets with Junior in Dr. Schreck’s office and lately the old boss’ main preoccupation – aside from flirting shamelessly with Schreck’s comely new nurse – is his […]

Everybody Hurts Episode 45

Directed by: Steve Buscemi Written by: Michael Imperioli Christopher’s at home, on the sofa – and on the nod – when he gets a call from Tony. He wants to see Christopher right away, which gives him all of twenty minutes to put down the syringe and get himself straight. When he shows up at […]