The Blacklist: Season 5

The Blacklist: Season 5

The Blacklist: Season 5

James Spader stars in this crime-mystery series as a former high-ranking criminal who offers to help the FBI track down fellow law-breakers on the Most Wanted list.

2017Rating: R16, Violence, cruelty, sexual violence, sexual abuse themes, sex scenes & content that may disturbUSA
CrimeMystery

Streaming (1 Provider)

EPISODE 5.1
21 February 2018

Smokey Putnum

With his criminal empire in ruins, Red enlists Liz in a plan to earn cash and deliver a new Blacklister to the Task Force.

EPISODE 5.2
21 February 2018

Greyson Blaise

Liz and the Task Force join Red on an international adventure in pursuit of a billionaire who moonlights as a high end art thief. Meanwhile, Dembe chases a lead and Tom seeks outside help in... MORE identifying the remains in the suitcase.

EPISODE 5.3
21 February 2018

Miss Rebecca Thrall

While the Task Force investigates a series of suspicious police shootings, Agent Ressler is distracted by increasing external pressures. With his back up against the wall, Red drafts Tom in executing an elaborate plan to... MORE help re-establish his criminal reputation.

EPISODE 5.4
21 February 2018

The Endling

Liz and the Task Force hunt for an elusive criminal who will stop at nothing to destroy some of the world's most precious treasures. Meanwhile, a surprise encounter leads a cash-strapped Red toward a new... MORE business opportunity, and Tom takes action to investigate the bones in the suitcase.

EPISODE 5.5
21 February 2018

Ilyas Surkov

When Red provides exclusive intel on an international terrorist, it puts Liz and the Task Force on a collision course with a rival unit from the CIA. Meanwhile, Red and Hawkins lay the groundwork for... MORE their new business venture, and Tom goes undercover in search of information.

EPISODE 5.6
21 February 2018

The Travel Agency

While Cooper enlists Red on a case of personal importance, Ressler leads the Task Force on a mission to stop the resurgence of once-dormant murder-for-hire ring. Determined to find answers, Tom disregards a warning to... MORE halt his investigation into the suitcase.

EPISODE 5.7
21 February 2018

The Kilgannon Corporation

Red and the Task Force place Dembe undercover to infiltrate an international human smuggling organization, but when communication is lost, they must intervene. Meanwhile, Tom's investigation into the suitcase lands him in grave danger.

EPISODE 5.8
21 February 2018

Ian Garvey

Tom goes missing and Liz desperately retraces his steps to find him; Red's hunt for the suitcase of bones leads to lives being changed forever.

EPISODE 5.9
21 February 2018

Ruin

Liz abandons her old life and seeks out a fresh start in a place where no one knows her history, her name, or the depths of her grief. When an unexpected threat finds her, she... MORE is forced to draw on her emotional and physical strength in a brutal fight for survival.

EPISODE 5.10
21 February 2018

The Informant

When Red directs the Task Force to find a Blacklister who uses his position of power to sell sensitive information, Ressler finds himself at risk of exposure. Meanwhile, Liz plans her next move.

EPISODE 5.11
21 February 2018

Abraham Stern

When Red goes on the hunt for a legendary treasure, he draws the attention of Abraham Stern, a cunning manipulator who has devoted his life - and the lives of many innocents - to recovering... MORE the fortune that is his birthright. Meanwhile, Liz's quest sends her down a dark path, leading her to study the methods of one of the Blacklist's most dangerous criminals.

EPISODE 5.12
21 February 2018

The Cook

As Liz works with Red to hunt for Tom's killers, she begins to question his motives. The Task Force enlists the help of one arsonist to catch another.

EPISODE 5.13
21 February 2018

The Invisible Hand

When bodies are discovered in abandoned woods, Red points the Task Force toward The Invisible Hand, a group that targets those whose actions are morally reprehensible yet fully legal. Meanwhile, Red steps in to assist... MORE one of his employees, and Liz discovers a major clue about Tom's investigation.

EPISODE 5.14
21 February 2018

Mr. Raleigh Sinclair III

Red assists the Task Force in tracking a mysterious Blacklister who carefully develops airtight alibis for murderous clients. Meanwhile, Liz's reinstatement at the FBI hinges on an evaluation with a psychotherapist.

EPISODE 5.15
21 February 2018

Pattie Sue Edwards

As Liz continues tracking Tom's killers, Red tries to solve a tax issue in his money laundering. Meanwhile, Aram goes out to the field when the Task Force investigates a viral outbreak.

EPISODE 5.16
21 February 2018

The Capricorn Killer

As Liz investigates new details in a cold case from her early work as an FBI profiler, she explores her darker impulses in therapy with Dr. Fulton. The Task Force takes action to bring down... MORE Tom's killers within the legal system, while Red takes a different approach to closing in on Ian Garvey.

EPISODE 5.17
21 February 2018

Anna-Gracia Duerte

When an associate of the Nash Syndicate is murdered, Red sets Liz and the Task Force on the case in order to recover evidence crucial to bringing down Ian Garvey. Meanwhile, Aram considers a step... MORE forward in his relationship with Samar.

EPISODE 5.18
21 February 2018

Zarak Mosadek

In an attempt to apply pressure to Ian Garvey, Red and the Task Force head to Paris to track down a prominent heroin supplier for the Nash Syndicate. Distrustful of Red's agenda, Liz takes her... MORE own path in going after Garvey.

EPISODE 5.19
21 February 2018

Ian Garvey: Conclusion

Liz uses intel from an unexpected source to force Red to uncover the secrets he holds; Red initiates a plan to retrieve the duffel bag of bones.

EPISODE 5.20
21 February 2018

Nicholas T. Moore

An unidentified young girl reappears and the team tries to find her connection to the secret Red is hiding. When her family steps in to protect their own secrets, the investigation turns into a... MORE race to save the girl's life.

EPISODE 5.21
21 February 2018

Lawrence Dane Devlin

Samar lands in the crosshairs of an unconventional Blacklister, and Aram and the task force spring into action to find her before it's too late. Red journeys to Costa Rica to prevent the duffel... MORE bag of bones from being sold at an underground auction.

EPISODE 5.22
21 February 2018

Sutton Ross

Liz and Red face off in a climactic race to find a Blacklister in possession of the duffel bag of bones, forcing the truth about the bones to finally come to light.

The Blacklist: Season 5 / Reviews

Huffington Post

Huffington Post

The Blacklist is never going to be anyone's idea of great art, but at least it has a pulpy kind of momentum that may well be worth watching for a while; I will stick around to see whether Spader's performance really is the only dish on the menu.

Full review
Vulture

Vulture

It's probably a mite too ridiculous for the dire tone it sometimes affects, but it's confident, verging on brazen, and one tends to respect that quality in entertainment.

Full review
Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

You might doubt the series’ long-term viability the way its agents doubt Red’s sincerity. I’ll wait for the show to betray — or bore — me before deciding. Here and now, The Blacklist is top-of-the-list escapism.

Full review
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Lead actor James Spader and the procedural genre makes this NBC series a winning combo.

Full review