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Under the Dome: Curtains

As darkness settles on Chester's Mill, the Dome finally speaks to the group, but its answers prove less than helpful. The Monarch is revealed, and Big Jim tightens his grip on the town and his son.

Episode Info

Episode number: 1x13
Airdate: Monday September 16th, 2013

Alternate Airdates:

CA (Global) Sep 16, 2013
AU (ten) Sep 17, 2013
UK (Channel 5) Nov 11, 2013
Ireland Nov 28, 2013
Hungary Dec 04, 2013
SE (Kanal 5) Dec 19, 2013
FI (Nelonen) Mar 19, 2014


Guest Stars
Samantha MathisSamantha Mathis
As Alice Calvert
Mackenzie LintzMackenzie Lintz
As Norrie Calvert-Hill
Dale RaoulDale Raoul
As Andrea Grinnell

Co-Guest Stars
John ElvisJohn Elvis
As Ben (Ben Drake)
Chris Johnson (5)Chris Johnson (5)
As Volunteer
Zuri AdeleZuri Adele
As Mother
Main Cast
Mike VogelMike Vogel
As Dale "Barbie" Barbara
Rachelle LeFevreRachelle LeFevre
As Julia Shumway
Alex KochAlex Koch
As Junior Rennie
Colin FordColin Ford
As Joe McAlister
Dean NorrisDean Norris
As James "Big Jim" Rennie
Nicholas StrongNicholas Strong
As Phil Bushey
Natalie MartinezNatalie Martinez
As Deputy Linda Esquivel
Britt RobertsonBritt Robertson
As Angie McAlister
Aisha HindsAisha Hinds
As Carolyn Hill


Inside the mini-dome, a monarch butterfly starts to emerge. Joe, Ben, Carolyn, Norrie, and Linda watch and Linda tells them to move away. She demands to know how long that they've known, and Carolyn tells her that the kids think the egg generates the Dome. They tell her about how the monarch is to be crowned and Joe says that they need to get the butterfly out of the mini-dome before it is hurt...

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Episode Quotes
Barbie: You want to know a secret? You may think that you're some kind of god to these people. But I think we both know what you really are.
Big Jim: What's that, a... criminal?
Barbie: Worse. A politician.

Other Episode Crew

CreatorStephen King
DeveloperBrian K. Vaughan
Executive ProducerJack Bender  |  Stacey Snider  |  Neal Baer  |  Darryl Frank  |  Justin Falvey  |  Brian K. Vaughan  |  Stephen King  |  Steven Spielberg
Co-Executive ProducerRick Cleveland
ProducerRandy Sutter  |  Adam Stein  |  Peter Calloway
Co-ProducerAgatha Warren  |  Soo Hugh
Consulting ProducerDaniel Truly
Associate ProducerRichard Peter Schroer
Production DesignerMarek Dobrowolski
EditorTimothy A. Good
CastingLisa Mae Fincannon  |  Craig Fincannon  |  Jen Ingulli
Unit Production ManagerDave Williams Fowlkes
First Assistant DirectorTimothy M. Bourne
Second Assistant DirectorSebastian Mazzola
MusicW.G. Snuffy Walden
Music EditorMichael Alexander (1)  |  Sean Alexander
Music SupervisorAnn Kline
Costume DesignerJennifer Von Mayrhauser
GripLogan R. Berkshire
Set DecoratorChuck Potter
Location ManagerBrooke Barnhill
Transportation CoordinatorTy Church
Property MasterRobbie Beck
Construction CoordinatorJeffrey Schlatter
Production Sound MixerMack Melson
Script SupervisorThom Rainey
Production CoordinatorNoelle M. Pflum
Script CoordinatorMark Linehan Bruner
Assistant EditorStephanie Willis
Post Production SupervisorDarian Heredia
Supervising Sound EditorWalter Newman
Re-Recording MixerAdam Sawelson  |  Kurt Kassulke
Director of PhotographyCort Fey
Stunt CoordinatorJohn Copeman
Art DirectorMatthew C. Jacobs
Makeup Department Head Rick Pour
Visual Effects SupervisorStephan Fleet
Production AccountantJohanna Klingenberger
Chief Lighting TechnicianTommy Ray Sullivan
"A" Camera OperatorRick Davidson
Original CastingSharon Bialy  |  Sherry Thomas
Assistant To The Executive ProducerBrian Flynn  |  Terri Kaye  |  Lindsay Owens (1)  |  Gabriel Monje  |  James C. Oliver
Special Effects CoordinatorWill A. Purcell
Additional MusicA. Patrick Rose
Hair Department HeadJulie Delaney
Post CoordinatorChris Mendoza (1)
"B" Camera OperatorBo Webb
Writers' AssistantAndres Fischer-Centeno
Based On The Book ByStephen King
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