Season 8 Episode 5

Dead Air

Aired Tuesday 8:00 PM Oct 19, 2010 on CBS



  • Allusions

    • Ziva: I find it hard to believe that anyone would risk this slice of cherry pie to become criminals!
      Tony: (reflecting) Oh, I don't know - Arlington Road, with Tim Robbins. The so-called Harvard militia's in Urban Legend ...
      Gibbs: Urban legends did not murder three people.
      Tony: Urban Legend was a movie with Rebecca Gayheart... rawr!

      References to two movies: Arlington Road is a 1999 movie staring Tim Robbins as a suspected terrorist living in suburbia near Washington, DC; while Urban Legend is a 1998 low-budget film that featured a killer who used urban legends of killings as a blueprint for planning the deaths of his victims. Also, Rebecca Gayheart appeared with Michael Weatherly on the ABC soap Loving.