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Revolution: Ties That Bind

When Nora encounters a close relative, she must make a difficult choice between family and a promise. Meanwhile, one of the most ruthless members of the Militia is tracking Miles, Charlie and the gang and General Monroe hands Captain Neville a stern warning.

Source: NBC

Episode Info
Episode number: 1x8
Production Number: 2J7108
Airdate: Monday November 12th, 2012

Alternate Airdates:

UK (sky 1) May 10, 2013
AU (FOX8) Nov 26, 2013
NZ (2) May 02, 2014

Guest Stars
Maria HowellMaria Howell
As Grace Beaumont
David MeunierDavid Meunier
As Sgt. Will Strausser
Ric ReitzRic Reitz
As Colonel John Faber
Colm FeoreColm Feore
As Randall Flynn
Kim RaverKim Raver
As Julia Neville
Lacey EllisonLacey Ellison
As Young Nora

Co-Guest Stars
Aileen DavilaAileen Davila
As Young Mia
Diesel MadkinsDiesel Madkins
As Guard #1
Damon SementilliDamon Sementilli
As Corporal Lawrence
Main Cast
Billy BurkeBilly Burke
As Miles Matheson
Tracy SpiridakosTracy Spiridakos
As Charlotte "Charlie" Matheson
Giancarlo EspositoGiancarlo Esposito
As Tom Neville
Zak OrthZak Orth
As Aaron Pittman
David LyonsDavid Lyons
As Sebastian "Bass" Monroe
Daniella AlonsoDaniella Alonso
As Nora Clayton
J.D. PardoJ.D. Pardo
As Jason Neville (AKA Nate Walker)
Elizabeth MitchellElizabeth Mitchell
As Rachel Matheson


The episode begins 290 miles from Monroe’s headquarters in Philly. Charlie Company are trying to cross a bridge guarded by the Monroe Militia. Miles smells a trap and the group scatters just as militia start shooting machine guns at them. No one gets hit. Miles recognizes that Strausser is the man leading the militia. He is ruthless and Miles says he is the only man Miles fears. Strausser kills one of his aides who failed to capture Charlie Company. The militia starts calling out to Nora. They have captured her sister, Mia, and strung her up. Nora and Charlie Co need to rescue her or Strausser will certainly kill her. ..

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorEric Kripke
Executive ProducerEric Kripke  |  J.J. Abrams  |  Bryan Burk
Co-Executive ProducerKathy Lingg  |  Philip Sgriccia  |  David Rambo  |  Anne Cofell  |  Monica Breen  |  Jon Favreau
Supervising ProducerPaul Grellong  |  Charles Beeson
ProducerRobert M. Williams, Jr.  |  Athena Wickham
Production DesignerDoug Meerdink
EditorAnthony Pinker
Director of PhotographyDavid Moxness
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