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Season 5, Episode 11
Air date December 16, 2009
Written by Erica Messer
Directed by Félix Enríquez Alcalá
"The Slave of Duty"
"The Uncanny Valley"

"Retaliation" is the eleventh episode of Season Five of Criminal Minds.

Summary Edit

After an apprehended abductor and killer makes a daring escape from the BAU's custody and continues killing in Lockport, New York, the team must profile the criminal's past in order to catch him again.

Guest Cast Edit

  • Griffin Cleveland - Son
  • Darr Gregor Davis - Jason Otey
  • Sarah Flannery - Stacy Ryan
  • Tim Guinee - Officer Joe Muller
  • Reamy Hall - Molly Muller
  • Jan Hoag - Betts
  • Monroe Makowsky - Dan Otey
  • A. Martinez - Detective Bunting
  • Caleb Mayo - Junkie
  • Angela Pierce - Connie Schrader
  • Leslie Stevens - Karen Otey
  • Lee Tergesen - Dale Schrader
  • Jordan Van Vranken - Jenny Schrader

Bookend Quotes Edit

  • Emily Prentiss: "Men are more ready to repay an injury than a benefit because gratitude is a burden and revenge a pleasure." Tacitus
  • Emily Prentiss: Washington Irving said, "There is a sacredness in tears. They are not a mark of weakness, but of power. They are messengers of overwhelming grief and of unspeakable love."

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