NCISNOLA (S04E02) “#1 Fan”

A young woman wakes up, groggy. in what appears to be her bedroom. Classical music is playing. But then she beats on a locked door, crying, “Oh no” please!  It’s not her ‘room, but a replica. “BOOM-BOOM-BOOM-BOOM!”   La Salle & Gregorio are following up on what seems to be a disturbance at the home of…

NCISNOLA (S04E01) “Rogue Nation”

There’s Automatic fire on the freeway and a big rig is hi jacked; Soldiers are killed. BOOM-BOOM-BOOM-BOOM!  The episode continues with NCIS HeadQuarters, still on the warpath.  It’s been 6 weeks since The Clearwater showdown. Pride’s on probation and Administrative leave.  The team is stuck at their desk doing paper work. They’re being supervised by…

NCISNOLA: (S03E24) “Poetic Justice”

It’s the season’s finale and the final round in the saga of Pride vs. Hamilton. It was fast, intense and it was good! Pride has Mr. Stone (Maury Sterling) tied up & beat up.  They’re on a roof top and Pride doesn’t scare him. He boldly declares, “the plans are in motion” and “ain’t no…

NCIS NOLA: (S03E23) “Down the Rabbit Hole”

“Down the Rabbit Hole” is an entry into the unknown with no foreseeable way out. The mentally exhausted and irrational Pride is running on pure adrenalin & emotions. His head is not in the game. I don’t think I’ve ever seen him so…uncool!  It doesn’t look good on him. Nevertheless… Pride tails Stone, (Maury Sterling) Hamilton’s…

NCISNOLA (S03E22) “Knockout”

It’s fight night in the Big Easy; Navy vs. Marines. With Hamilton on the sidelines…sum’n is about to go down!! The Marine is knocked out; Navy Petty Officer Rudd (Rome Flynn) wins.  But he jumps out of the ring almost immediately, when a man stabbed multiple times stumbles to him and dies in his arms. His…

NCIS NOLA: (S03E21) “Krewe”

It’s the New Orleans PD vs. a band of masked freight train robbers. “Signal Red” -shots fired. Bullets are flying everywhere; officers are down. The cargo and the robbers are gone; the officers down, get up! No one is hurt. The assailants used rubber bullets! What?! #Boom #Boom #Boom #Boom! In City Hall, Mayor Hamilton is…

NCIS-NOLA: (S03E20) “NOLA Confidential”

Richard Marino (Jeremy Ratchford) is the “old man in da’club” He goes out back with a young man, Nathan Kelly (TC Matherne) in what looks like a drug deal; not a bag deal, a bundle!   Already jumpy, Nathan is startled by a noise & starts shooting.  Marino is shot point blank in the confusion….

NCIS NOLA: (S03E19) “Quid Pro Quo”

A detachment unit of Seabees is laying fiber optics @ Belle Chasse base. A worker, Rob Campbell is on a high rise. He drops a bucket of tools, rubs his eyes, holds his head and screams, “make it stop” as he jumps 5 stories! “BOOM, BOOM, BOOM, BOOM! Sebastian & Pride are still “tryna find…

NCIS NOLA: (S03E18) “Slay the Dragon”

…And then as Pride is kissing Rita at episode 17 close; the camera pans the city lights and we’re in for another NCIS N’Awlins episode, back to back and not a part 2!  From the Human Trafficking story, comes the episode that is clearly Gregorio centric. It is the obvious intent to further endear Gregorio…

NCIS NOLA: (S03E17) “Swift, Silent; Deadly”

Marine Staff Sergeant John Brossette (Cedric Sanders) enters a bar, stops a pool game and after asking “Is that your blue van?” takes out 6 men. He kills one, hospitalizes 3 and 2 run. Now he’s on the loose.  I guess they didn’t answer fast enough, eh? “Boom, Boom, Boom, Boom!”  The team is called…

NCIS NOLA: (S03E16) “The Last Stand”

In the bush, shots are fired & birds scatter. ‘Boom, Boom, Boom, Boom!” In a bar at 1 am in the morning, Rita Devereaux (Chelsea Field) sends Dwayne a drink and JAG Noah is missing.  JAG lawyer and ADA Rita wants Pride’s help in locating hm. Plus she’s an old flame from the last century…

NCIS-NOLA: (S03E15) “End of the Line”

With bells tolling and music playing in the square, it’s noisy and business as usual in N’Awlins. Then a cable car driver sees Chief Karen Decker strung up, mutilated and hanging in crucifix. Her eyes are out!  “Boom- Boom!” Yet this is a Loretta Wade story. Her memory and “The way we were” returns when…