Aired: Feb 18, 2013 , Monday at 22:00 on ABC

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Episode Summary: In the first half of a two-part story arc, Castle and Beckett find themselves in a race against time when they unearth a plot to kidnap Sarah el-Masri, the daughter of a powerful foreign dignitary. The stakes are raised when they learn that Alexis was also kidnapped, and every lead they follow ends with the discovery of another dead body.
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The Dark Side of Rick

It’s that time of year again! The time of year when Andrew Marlowe and the rest of the Castle writers give us an extra present. The time of year when they push out a two-part episode that is filled with tension, adrenaline and something that always hits close to home. The best part about these episodes? They never fail. Time to talk “Target," BTVGuides. The Castle Season 5 two-parter kicked off with the kidnapping of Alexis and her friend. Turns out Alexis was in ... more

Where in the World is Alexis?

This week on Castle, Alexis is in the wrong place at the wrong time and ends up kidnapped. This leaves our team working against the clock to try and bring Alexis home. But as the last few minutes of the episode convey, bringing Alexis home safely is going to end up being an international affair."Maybe they should tap in Liam Neeson? He's sort of the expert when it comes to kidnapped family members. Castle loves playing up its film and television homages, whether it's reality shows or... more



'Scandal' Casts 'BSG' Star as Abby's Ex-Husband

A blast from Abby's past is coming to Scandal in November. The show has cast Battlestar Galactica alum Michael Trucco as her ex-husband, Charles Rutney, for one episode. Abby's four-year marriage to Rutney, the youngest son of the Virginia governor, ended after he beat her in a drunken rage. As a result, Olivia Pope stepped in to bus... more

'Castle' Recap: Castle's Immaturity Finally Pays Off

As you may or may not recall, there was a minor storyline recently on Castle in which Castle was kidnapped, went missing for two months and then returned with self-induced amnesia. Turns out this is the kind of thing that can cause lasting psychological damage. "Child's Play" begins with Alexis and Martha doting on Castle as a way to channel their lingering anxiety. This is the obligatory emotional bookend to the episode, so file it away until later. It has no other relevance to the plot... more

'Castle' Recap: One Invisibility Suit to Rule Them All

For at least one week, Castle has decided to stick with his decision to not pry into his disappearance. The two months are only briefly mentioned in this week's episode of Castle. "Clear & Present Danger" opens with Castle and Beckett being awkward with each other, seemingly because of the emotional distress and relationship damage caused by the disappearance, but actually they're both just suffering from sexual frustration. They haven't slept together since before Castle's abduction... more


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