Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Season 7 Episode 13


Aired Wednesday 9:00 PM Jan 10, 2006 on NBC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Elliot Stabler: No offense, but med school doesn't exactly prepare you for something like this.
      Melinda Warner: The Air Force did. They paid for medical school. I did two tours at Ramstein during Desert Storm. I know how to handle myself around men with guns.

    • ESU Lt.: We got gunfire, we may have casualties. There's no time to talk this guy down.
      Don Cragen: I'm in command here, we do it my way. Daniel Hunter is a scared kid.
      ESU Lt.: Yeah, with a Mac-10, high on coke, and holding a dozen hostages.

  • Notes

    • International Episode Titles:
      Czech Republic – "Záchvat" (Fit)

    • Original International Air Dates:
      Czech Republic – April 9, 2009 on TV Nova

    • Mariska Hargitay saw very little airtime during this episode and, when she did, she was holding a giant folder in front of her, utilizing the frequent ploy for disguising an actress' pregnancy when it is not written into the storyline.

    • The original title of this episode was "Captive".

  • Allusions

    • The title of this episode, "Blast", is a short name used to refer to lymphoblasts (immature white blood cells). In leukemia patients, the blasts are abnormal because they never mature and do not behave like the normal mature white blood cells.