Harper's Island

Season 1 Episode 8


Aired Thursday 10:00 PM Jun 06, 2009 on CBS



  • Trivia

    • The title of this episode, which is Gurgle, refers to the sounds of the blood coming out of J.D. Dunn's mouth after he has been murdered.

    • DEATHS:
      Cole Harkin: Killed by arrow though heart.
      J.D. Dunn: Stabbed; Cause of death most likely loss of blood. Deputy Garret: Killed by John Wakefield through a gunshot from behind.

  • Quotes

    • Cal: You know, more people are accidentally killed by their own weapons than by the criminals they are trying to protect themselves from.
      Sully: Don't care.
      Cal: Terrified, unskilled people should not be handling weapons!
      Sully: Yeah, that's why you don't get one.

  • Notes

    • Additional Credits:
      Visual Effects Provided By: Entity FX
      Post Production Sound: Smart Post Sound
      Main Title Design: The Picture Mill
      Post Production Services: Technicolor, Vancouver; Modern Videofilm, Inc., Los Angeles

    • Although David Lewis (Richard Allen) appears in the episode, he has no lines. Cassandra Sawtell (Madison) does not appear, but her voice can be heard during a telephone conversation with Abby.

    • Original International Air Dates:
      Norway: Sunday, June 14, 2009 on TV2Zebra
      Australia: Sunday, June 28, 2009 on Channel TEN
      Ireland: Monday, July 27, 2009 on RTE2
      Poland: Sunday, August 2, 2009 on AXN
      Germany: Wednesday, October 7, 2009 on ProSieben
      Finland: Thursday, October 22, 2009 on Nelonen
      Czech Republic: Wednesday, March 3, 2010 on Barrandov
      Slovakia: Monday, January 30, 2012 on JOJ

  • Allusions