Blue Bloods

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  • Cast & Crew
  • Tom Selleck

    Frank Reagan, New York City Police Commissioner

  • Donnie Wahlberg

    Danny Reagan

  • Bridget Moynahan

    ADA Erin Reagan-Boyle

  • Will Estes

    Jamie Reagan

  • Len Cariou

    Henry Reagan

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  • Blue Bloods is a CBS police drama by Robin Green and Mitchell Burgess, known for their work on the long running HBO drama 'The Sopranos'. The show follows the lives of the multi-generational Reagan family (Tom Selleck as Frank Reagan, Bridget Moynahan as Erin Reagan, Donnie Wahlberg as Danny Reagan) and their dedication to the New York City Police Department. Although a tight-knit family, you find that the Reagan's have very different ideas of how to gain justice. But they have one thing in common, they'll stop at nothing to see justice served, because their occupation is more than just a job, it's the family business.moreless

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    • Frank Reagan: (speaking to Danny and Jackie about the car bomb and its ties to the Russian mob) I want Grushenko for this. They say his people have a code of silence. What they really have is a code of betrayal. That's how we got the brigades the first time and that's how we'll finish them now.
      Chief Winston: Yes, sir. Frank Reagan: No one's turning my city into Baghdad.

    • Francisco Lopez: (talking about Michael Oates) I came back from Nam, I had a couple shaky years, ah, I never hit the street. Let me tell you, there but for the grace of God.
      Danny Reagan: Amen to that, brother.

    • Danny Reagan: (answering his cell phone while driving home) What are you still doing up, Babe, it's after midnight. You've been worried about me or you need something.
      Linda Reagan: Oh, you think you've got me all figured out, don't you, Danny Regan? Actually, I just called to tell you that I love you.
      Danny Reagan: Aaaah, I love you too, Babe.
      Linda Reagan: (opens the fridge door) And I need you to bring home some milk.
      Danny Reagan: See, I knew it. I knew you needed something. What else?
      Linda Reagan: Oh, an eight to four tour would be nice.
      Danny Reagan: OK, I'll work on it. Goodbye!

    • (at the family dinner after the conclusion of the case)
      Frank Reagan: I would, ah, like to say something. I don't want to get corny, but I would just like to say that, ah, I feel very lucky to have you all here and I know your mother, your grandmother, would feel the same way. I know people don't make time for this kind of thing nowadays but, ah, I'm glad we do. Family is what makes us strong.

    • Frank Reagan: (talking about Erin) She successful because she's so hard on herself, but she pays dearly for it. And I still worry about her like she's...
      Henry Reagan: Like she's your own kid?
      Frank Reagan: Does that ever go away?
      Henry Reagan: Not really. I'll make some coffee.

    • (on the murder victim's lineup identification)
      Erin Reagan-Boyle: She picked him.
      Danny Reagan: She got lucky.
      Erin Reagan: We have two independent witnesses that corroborate...
      Danny Reagan: We just served this guy up on a silver platter for her.
      Erin Reagan-Boyle: Well then, he'll have 20 to life to commiserate with all the other murderers who insist they're innocent.

    • (after mediating an argument between Erin and Danny on the innocence or guilt of the suspect in custody)
      Frank Reagan: Well, you know, when Jamie was born, we tried to move you two into the same room. You remember that?
      Erin Reagan-Boyle: Sort of.
      Frank Reagan: Well, we couldn't afford it, but the very next day your mom and I started looking for a bigger house. (pause) True story.

    • (at Joe's grave site)
      Frank Reagan: Down these mean streets a man must go who is not himself mean, who is neither tarnished nor afraid.
      Henry Reagan: Raymond Chandler?
      Frank Reagan: (nods) His definition of a hero. He could have been talking about Joe. I'd like to think he was with us last night. I know he is always with me.

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    Notes (168)

    • Featured Music:
      "New York, New York" recorded by Frank Sinatra (opening montage)
      "New York" by Cat Power (At the end when Jamie is walking up the boardwalk to fish with Frank)

    • Original International Air Dates:
      Canada - September 24, 2010 on CTV
      Poland - January 27, 2011 on Universal Channel
      United Kingdom - February 1, 2011 on Sky Atlantic/Sky Atlantic HD
      Sweden - March 9, 2011 on TV4
      Finland - September 8, 2011 on Nelonen
      Czech Republic - September 11, 2011 on Universal Channel
      Germany - August 14, 2012 on kabel eins

    • International Episode Titles:
      Czech Republic - Rodinná pouta (Family Ties)
      Germany - Grenzen der Gewalt (Limits of Violence)

    • This episode shares several key plot elements with the 2006 episode of Law and Order titled "Thinking Makes It So", where Detective Joe Fontana used excessive force by putting a suspect's head in a toilet to locate a missing girl.

    • International Episode Titles:
      Czech Republic - Ten dobrý, ten zlý (The Good One, the Bad One)
      Germany - Schüsse von Samariter (Gunfire from the Samaritan)

    • Original International Air Dates:
      Canada - October 1, 2010 on CTV
      United Kingdom - February 8, 2011 on Sky Atlantic/Sky Atlantic HD
      Poland - February 3, 2011 on Universal Channel
      Sweden - March 16, 2011 on TV4
      Finland - September 15, 2011 on Nelonen
      Czech Republic - September 18, 2011 on Universal Channel
      Germany - August 14, 2012 on kabel eins

    • International Episode Titles:
      Czech Republic - Výsadní postavení (Privileged Position)
      Germany - Schweiß und Schuld (Sweat and Guilt)

    • For whatever reason, the writing staff misspelled the episode title, as the word "privilege" is properly spelled without the 'd'.

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    Trivia (11)

    • We learn that Erin is going through a divorce.

    • We learn that Danny is an Iraq War veteran.

    • We learn that Jamie and Danny's mother is deceased, and their brother Joe was a cop killed in the line of duty.

    • The utility truck used in the robbery had Con Electric written on it. However, Consolidated Edison Company of New York (Con Edison), a regulated utility, provides electric service in New York City.

    • As Danny and Jackie leave Jamie at the bar, Danny tells the bar man to "put it on my tab". This is in reference to a song called "Put It On My Tab", performed by Donnie Wahlberg's band, New Kids on the Block.

    • Jamie Reagan and Sgt. Renzulli are sent to 1345 West End Avenue for a call, but the door they knock on says 1301.

    • The envelope for the condolence letter Commissioner Frank Reagan reads in his office is addressed to Linda Gates but her name is Laura Gates which is the name the Commissioner calls her.

    • Goof: When Raheem, in scrubs and mask, sneaks down the hospital corridor with a gun in his hand to kill Sammy, there is no ammo clip in the gun yet he fires a shot at the security guard.

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    Allusions (3)

    • Danny tells Jackie that he wants her to question an officer at the "two-seven" (i.e., the 27th precinct). The NYPD does not have a 27th Precinct; however, there is a fictional one on the long-running cop show Law & Order.

    • Commissioner Reagan: I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do.

      The Commissioner is quoting American clergyman, author and historian Edward Everett Hale (1822–1909).

    • ADA Erin Reagan-Boyle: (to Det. Danny Reagan) Ah, well fine. While you're at it why don't you look for a one-armed man.

      The "one-armed man" is a reference to The Fugitive, a TV series that aired on ABC for four season from 1963 to 1967. The series was created by Roy Huggins and produced by QM Productions. The series centered around a Richard Kimble who was falsely convicted of his wife's murder who, after he escaped, continued to search for the real killer, a "one-armed man". In 1993, The Fugitive was made into a movie directed by Andrew Davis and produced by Arnold Kopelson. In 2002, a short lived remake, The Fugitive, was produced by Warner Bros. Television and aired on CBS for one sesaon.

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