8.0/10
134
3 user

The Consoler 

While Goren begins seeing a therapist, he and Eames investigate the death of a bank executive who was in charge the Catholic Church in New York's funds that go to abuse victims.

Director:

Michael Smith

Writers:

Dick Wolf (created by), Rene Balcer (developed by) (as René Balcer) | 2 more credits »
Reviews

Watch Now

From $1.99 (SD) on Prime Video

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Kathryn Erbe ... Alexandra Eames
Vincent D'Onofrio ... Robert Goren
Jay O. Sanders ... Joseph Hannah
Julia Ormond ... Paula Gyson
Lauren Hodges ... Natalie Finnegan
Jon Prescott ... Johnny Apreda
Leslie Hendrix ... Dr. Elizabeth Rodgers
Richard V. Licata ... Tom Kilpatrick
Elia Monte-Brown ... Theresa Esperna
Mary B. McCann ... Alice Garvey (as Mary McCann)
Mark Dobies ... McTeal's Attorney
Neal McDonough ... Monsignor McTeal
Frank Benson Frank Benson ... Waiter
Marcus Ho ... Hotel Manager
Nedra McClyde ... Helen Richardson
Edit

Storyline

While Goren begins seeing a therapist, he and Eames investigate the death of a bank executive who was in charge the Catholic Church in New York's funds that go to abuse victims.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 May 2011 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The riddle that Goren mentions in the psychiatrist's office is solved by asking either guard which door the other guard would tell you to enter, and then doing the opposite. The one who always tells the truth will tell you that the one who always lies would tell you to enter the door to hell, since that would be his lie. The one who always lies would falsely tell you the one who tells the truth would point you towards the same door, meaning you shouldn't believe him and should pick the opposite door. See more »

Goofs

Detective Goren tells the M.E. that the olive oil and balsam found on the victim are the components of "myrrh", but they are actually the components of "chrism", which is used for anointing during certain rites in the Catholic Church. See more »

Quotes

Joseph Hannah: With that suicide note, no D.A. in his right mind would file.
Robert Goren: Joe, don't be a moron. We have legit suspects.
Joseph Hannah: [to Eames] You give us the room a minute?
Joseph Hannah: Bobby, I appreciate you coming back. I really do. But this doesn't work. I know what you do. And you know what I do. I've got your back, and you respect my face and don't get in it.
See more »

Connections

References Bell Book and Candle (1958) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Thou shalt not kill
15 October 2017 | by CeccacciPaolo1977See all my reviews

A devoted catholic girl committed suicide in her apartment with a gun, leaving a suicide note in her Ipad. Shortly before, she scrubbed with strength her body to clean it from something happened (she was ashamed about a sexual intercourse). Goren doesn't believe from the beginning she shot herself, because in the note there are no sign of religion issue and there's nothing related to her beloved parents. The victim worked in a bank, she had a coworker (former ballplayer) who dated a couple of times, a female friend who is working as tennis coach (former pro in tennis tournaments) and, worst of all, she had an affair with a priest. A huge amount of money was distracted from the church account to an offshore bank and that's the motive, but who is the real perp?

Goren's boss compelled him to see the police's shrink. They really believe he's crazy and should leave the job. Anyway his ability, even in this episode, is out of the question. Another episode that involves church abuse over children, so widespread in movie business; furthermore, it shows the hardship all priests have to face to respect their celibacy vows


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 3 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed