Sloane takes Marshall and Rachel hostage in order to discover a crucial clue to Rambaldi's ultimate endgame, as Sydney, Vaughn and APO race to stop him.
Meanwhile, one of APO's own meets an untimely death.
original airdate--May 22,2006 rating--6.7 million
music--Theme song composed by J.J. Abrams performed by Charles Fernandez
Goof: You can clearly see Thom's scar in his right eyebrow missing in the scene where he kisses Rachel in her house.
Trivia--The first city name to appear in this episode is Sydney. So we see Sydney in Sydney for the first time the last time Alias aired (the series finale was aired as 2 episodes together).
Awards--This episode was nominated for the 2007 VES Award for "Outstanding Supporting Visual Effects in a Broadcast Program" and was nominated for the 2006 Emmy Award for "Outstanding Stunt Coordination".