- Episode Description
A business tycoon's son-in-law is found dead near where a $50 million painting once hung in his father-in-law's office. Jane and the CBI try to find out how he might have been involved and who else is responsible.
- Cast & Crew
- Fan Reviews (6)
Best episode yet.
Patrick tries to find a painting valued at 50 million.
Very clever art case.
This is such a good show and so refreshing! I look forward to it and can't wait each week for the next amazing episode. Thankyou for such a cast of talented actors, writers, producers and everyone on the show--your all great!
As this series proceeds it just keeps getting better and better.
- Trivia & Quotes
Lisbon: Nope, nyet, no. Minelli says no, too. That's four noes.
Jane: Minelli always says no. It's his job.
Lisbon: And it's my job to listen to him.
Lisbon: We're gonna close this case, but not by causing an international scandal.
Jane: Arlov's the key.
Lisbon: I wanna get Harry Lashley's killer as much as you do, but we cannot go after Arlov. The state department--
Jane: The state department!
Rigsby: I agree, screw them.
Lisbon: That attitude is why I'm in charge and you guys aren't.
Jane: Are you gonna be grumpy like this in the room?
Lisbon: Yes, I am.
Jane: Just asking. I don't think it's very professional.
Lisbon: Seriously, don't push me.
Jane: I said I'm sorry.
Lisbon: You had express orders to stay away from Arlov.
Jane: That's why I didn't tell you. You have total deniability.
Lisbon: That's beside the point.
Jane: The point is, my brilliant plan worked like clockwork.
Lisbon: What plan? This case isn't closed. You haven't done anything yet.
Jane: Not yet, but you watch.
Jane: Horrible job you found for yourself, Kathryn. Helping a greedy egotist snatch up beautiful things he has no ability to appreciate.
Jane: (to Arlov) Most successful criminal bosses show a similar profile. Sadistic, violent, but also highly methodical, they're psychologically astute.
This episode had 16.39 million viewers when it originally aired.
International Episode Titles: Czech Republic: Namalováno rudou (Painted Red)
In the U.S., this episode aired at a special time at Sunday 10pm after the NFL's AFC Championship game.
Original International Air Dates:
Australia: March 11, 2009 on Nine
The Netherlands: March 19, 2009 on SBS 6
Belgium: April 22, 2009 on VT4
Denmark: April 27, 2009 on TV3
Sweden: May 12, 2009 on TV3
Germany: May 24, 2009 on SAT 1
Croatia: May 27, 2009 on RTL
United Kingdom: June 18, 2009 on Five
Finland: November 26, 2009 on MTV3
Czech Republic: February 22, 2010 on TV Nova
Slovakia: March 29, 2010 on Markiza
Poland: December 6, 2010 on TVN
Featured Music: "Trouble" by Bitter:Sweet (Opening scenes)
The episode title might be an allusion to "Paint It Black", a hit song recorded by The Rolling Stones in 1966.