24 7.04 Day 7: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM (2009, TV) – 6/10 review

Kiefer Sutherland: Jack Bauer
Mary Lynn Rajskub: Chloe O’Brian
Cherry Jones: President Allison Taylor
James Morrison: Bill Buchanan
Annie Wersching: FBI Agent Renee Walker
Colm Feore: Henry Taylor
Bob Gunton: Ethan Kanin
Jeffrey Nordling: FBI Special Agent in Charge Larry Moss
Rhys Coiro: Sean Hillinger
Janeane Garofalo: Janis Gold
Carlos Bernard: Tony Almeida
Co-Executive Producer: Alex Gansa
Co-Executive Producer: Brad Turner
Executive Producer: David Fury
Executive Producer: Kiefer Sutherland
Executive Producer: Robert Cochran
Executive Producer: Joel Surnow
Writer (Series’ Creator): Joel Surnow
Writer (Series’ Creator): Robert Cochran
Writer: David Fury
Writer: Alex Gansa
Director: Brad Turner

24 7.04 Day 7: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM (2009)

Jack and Tony escape FBI custody and meet up with Bill Buchanan and Chloe O’Brian and arrange to get Tony back undercover.

6/10

Quietly moving the naval retreat deadline back at least half-an-hour to the end of the next hour, this is the episode where the writers have dumped all the awkward lumps accrued over the last three weeks and necessary to keep the Jack / Tony plot relevant. The explanation for Tony’s non-deadness is unintentionally funny (they might as well have used super-strong smelling salts or Jesus pills) but to their credit, while the bumps are not smoothed out, they do get us to go along with it and suspension of disbelief is critical for shows like this. Disbelief is still suspended and so the episode is a success and Tony’s Dark Knight van jump is looking cooler each time they show it.

This 24 episode contains bad language and gun violence.

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