The Closer: Season 4
Warner Home Video (2008)
TV Series  /  Crime, Mystery
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11 hr 30 mins Canada / English
DVD  Region 1   UR (Unrated)
Kyra Sedgwick Deputy Chief Brenda Johnson
J.K. Simmons Asst. Police Chief Will Pope
Corey Reynolds Sgt. David Gabriel
Robert Gossett Commander Taylor
G.W. Bailey Lieutenant Provenza
Jon Tenney FBI Special Agent Fritz Howard
Gina Ravera Det. Irene Daniels
Raymond Cruz Detective Julio Sanchez
Michael Paul Chan Lieutenant Mike Tao
Anthony John Denison Lieutenant Andy Flynn
Phillip P. Keene Buzz Watson
Tony Denison Andy Flynn
Rachel Boston Jennifer
Director
Arvin Brown

Deputy Police Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson (Kyra Sedgwick) is a police detective who transfers from Atlanta to Los Angeles to head up a special unit of the LAPD that handles sensitive, high-profile murder cases. Despite a tendency to step on people's toes, Johnson manages to convert even her strongest adversaries with her unique ability to get to the truth.
Episodes
Disc 01
 1 hr 0 mins    7/14/2008  1.  Controlled Burn
Brenda investigates the murder of a woman and the wild fire she was found in, complicated by the reappearance of Bill Croelick who is either the likeliest suspect or the best resource she'll ever have to find the killer.
Director:  Michael M. Robin  Writer:  James Duff  / Mike Berchem 
Guest starring:  Jonathan Del Arco (Dr. Morales), Phillip P. Keene (Buzz Watson), Lenny Schmidt, Brian Krause, Jason O'Mara, Stephen Martines
 1 hr 0 mins    7/21/2008  2.  Speed Bump
The HPH team investigates the hit-and-run death of one of Flynn's old cases, and Brenda works on her political skills when it turns out the case may lead to a Hollywood director and his wife.
Director:  Arvin Brown  Writer:  Hunt Baldwin  / John Coveny 
Guest starring:  Jenny O'Hara, Wendy Phillips, Amy Aquino,  Paul Michael Glaser, Zia Harris, Robert Cicchini, Jay Jackson, Jeannine Cota
 1 hr 0 mins    7/28/2008  3.  Cherry Bomb
Brenda does battle with a Sheriff's commander when his son is implicated in the suicide of a girl he was accused of raping.
Director:  Rick Wallace  Writer:  Michael Alaimo 
Guest starring:  Jonathan Del Arco, Daniel Baldwin, Michael William Freeman, Andrea Bowen, Jillian Armenante, Marshall Allman, Marcella Lentz-Pope
 1 hr 0 mins    8/4/2008  4.  Live Wire
A murdered man wearing a wire is discovered in an alley, and once he's identified his ties to an FBI drug case put Brenda in conflict with Fritz.
Director:  Elodie Keene  Writer:  Steven Kane 
Guest starring:  Stephen Martines, David Kelsey, Jackie Debatin, Kevin Rankin
Disc 02
 1 hr 0 mins    8/11/2008  5.  Dial M for Provenza
Priority Homocide conducts a sting operation in which Lieutenant Provenza poses as a hit man in order to arrest a woman, Angie Serabian, who is planning the murder-for-hire of her husband. Complications arise, however, when Provenza's car, which contains all the evidence, is stolen, putting Provenza's career on the line. Unable to hold Angie for her crime, the team must try to protect her husband from any further attempts on his life. When Mr. Serbian is murdered later that evening, and it is unclear whether or not Mrs. Serbian is responsible, the team goes into overdrive to solve the crime.
Director:  Arvin Brown  Writer:  Adam Belanoff 
Guest starring:  Jennifer Coolidge, Vasili Bogazianos, Alex Veadov, Wilmer Calderon, Ari Rubin, Toni Torres, Gilbert Saldivar, Paola Menacho
 1 hr 0 mins    8/18/2008  6.  Problem Child
When thirteen-year-old Serge Monroe goes missing, Priority Homocide treat it as a "Critical Missing" because of his age, until facts about the boy's violent history comes to light. When the boy is found murdered, there is no shortage of suspects.
Director:  Scott Ellis  Writer:  Duppy Demetrius 
Guest starring:  Jonathan Del Arco, Jamie McShane, Cheryl White, Vanessa Marano, Larry Clark,  Daryl Sabara
 1 hr 0 mins    8/1/2008  7.  Sudden Death
When Det. Julio Sanchez brother is murdered in a drive-by shooting, Brenda has the rest of her team put into full force to find out who was responsible, but finds her work compromised by residents in the South-Central L.A. neighborhood reluctant to come forward, and a vengeful Det. Sanchez determined to find the culprit on his own through any means necessary.
Director:  Kevin Bacon  Writer:  Hunt Baldwin  / John Coveny 
Guest starring:  Conan McCarty, Stephen Martines, Emily Rios, Joseph Raymond Lucero, Mario Ardila Jr., Patricia Rae, Izzy Diaz, Kurt Caceres, Alex Fernandez
 1 hr 0 mins    9/1/2008  8.  Split Ends
In another brush with fame, Brenda and the team must investigate the movie set murder of a hairdresser. Meanwhile, Brenda tries to get her meddling and overbearing, parents out of her hair (and her house) when they come to town during their annual road trip from Georgia, and they both work her into a lather over her yet-to-be-planned wedding to Fritz.
Director:  Roxann Dawson  Writer:  Mike Berchem  / Ken Martin 
Guest starring:  Frances Sternhagen, Barry Corbin, Todd Cahoon, Tonya Pinkins, Jackie Tohn, Paityn James, Loren Lester, Katherine Boecher, J.F. Pryor
Disc 03
 1 hr 0 mins    9/8/2008  9.  Tijuana Brass
Brenda takes on the Catholic church and obnoxious Ricardo Ramos as the team investigates the deaths of two Mexican policeman, and face the possible end of the high priority homicide unit.
Director:  Anthony Hemingway  Writer:  James Duff  / Mike Berchem 
Guest starring:  Jonathan Del Arco, Stephen Martines, Silas Weir Mitchell, David Barrera,  Peter Siragusa, Alejandro Cardenas, Ransford Doherty
 1 hr 0 mins    9/15/2008  10.  Time Bomb
Brenda and her newly christened Major Crimes Division investigate the victim of a crude pipe bomb that exploded too soon, and the case leads them to disaffected teens whose plot will make one of the team a deadly target.
Director:  Michael M. Robin  Writer:  Steve Kane 
Guest starring:  Cody McMains, Hugh Scott, Stephen Sowan, Bobby Hosea, Ransford Doherty, Sandra Nelson
 1 hr 0 mins    1/26/2009  11.  Good Faith
Dr. Morales calls in a favor when he believes a suicide is murder, interfering with Brenda planning her wedding with her parents.
Director:  Elodie Keene  Writer:  Adam Belanoff 
Guest starring:  Frances Sternhagen, Barry Corbin, Jonathan Del Arco, Lex Medlin, Melinda Page Hamilton, Lance Irwin, Amy Pietz
 1 hr 0 mins    2/2/2009  12.  Junk in the Trunk
Brenda's personal day is ruined when a body is found in a trunk, without the diamonds he stole.
Director:  Scott Ellis  Writer:  Duppy Demetrius  / Leo Geter 
Guest starring:  Frances Sternhagen, Barry Corbin, Jonathan Del Arco, Bob Clendenin, Jeff Licon, Michelle Duffy, Kim Delgado
Disc 04
 1 hr 0 mins    2/9/2009  13.  Power of Attorney
Brenda and her team match wits with a sex offender's lawyer in a case involving murder and a serial rapist, and when Deputy DA Garnett forces an unpalatable plea bargain no on is prepared for the result.
Director:  Rick Wallace  Writer:  James Duff  / Michael Alaimo 
Guest starring:  Billy Burke, James Patrick Stuart, James Jordan, David Purdham, Brooks Almy, Brianna Brown, Todd Bloomer, Michael Duisenberg, Candice Mann, Ryan Smith, Jose Luis Vasquez, Jeff Wolfe
 1 hr 0 mins    2/16/2009  14.  Fate Line
Fritz' sister, a newly-discovered 'intuitionist', assists Brenda and her team with a case that involves text messages that imply a murder and a suicide that isn't what it seems.
Director:  James Duff  Writer:  James Duff  / Steven Kane 
Guest starring:  Amy Sedaris, Michael Rady, Bradley Snedeker
 1 hr 0 mins    2/23/2009  15.  Double Blind
Brenda and Fritz both deal with cases on the day before their wedding; Provenza puts his foot down, resulting in a resignation.
Director:  Matthew Penn  Writer:  Leo Geter 
Guest starring:  Barry Corbin, Frances Sternagen, Ryan Van de Kamp Buchanan, David Taylor (III),  Amy Sedaris, Jonathan Del Arco, Bob Glouberman, Jamie Anne Allman, Travis Aaron Wade,  Cameron GoodmanPatti Yasutake
Edition Details
Series Closer
Distributor Warner Home Video
Release Date 5/26/2009
Packaging Keep Case
Screen Ratio Widescreen (1.78:1)
Subtitles Chinese; English; French; Portuguese
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
No. of Discs/Tapes 4

Features
Disc 01 Police Files: Unaired Scenes
Disc 04 To Catch a Lie
A Day in the Life of a Homicide Detective
Gag Reel
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