Person of Interest

Person of Interest

Although the POI team have prevented numerous crimes thanks to The Machine’s omniscience, they were unable to stop the rival A.I. Samaritan from coming online and setting its sights on destroying what’s left of The Machine. On the run and without The Machine’s intel, the team must find a way to continue saving lives as they attempt to reboot The Machine and fight back against impossible odds.
Although the POI team have prevented numerous crimes thanks to The Machine’s omniscience, they were unable to stop the rival A.I. Samaritan from coming online and setting its sights on destroying what’s left of The Machine. On the run and without The Machine’s intel, the team must find a way to continue saving lives as they attempt to reboot The Machine and fight back against impossible odds.

Season 5 (13 episodes)

  • 1. B.S.O.D

    Original air date: 05/03/2016 Runtime: 43:35 min.

    Original air date: 05/03/2016 Runtime: 43:35 min. In the fifth and final season premiere, Reese and Finch attempt to rescue the Machine’s source code before it deteriorates beyond repair. Also, Root fights for her life against an onslaught of Samaritan’s agents and Fusco is faced with hard questions following the deaths of Dominic and Elias.

  • 2. SNAFU

    Original air date: 05/09/2016 Runtime: 43:27 min.

    Original air date: 05/09/2016 Runtime: 43:27 min. The Machine experiences a glitch upon rebooting, supplying Reese and Fusco with the numbers of dozens of people not actually involved in crimes, while also locking Finch and Root out after identifying them as threats based on their past violent behavior.

  • 3. Truth Be Told

    Original air date: 05/10/2016 Runtime: 43:40 min.

    Original air date: 05/10/2016 Runtime: 43:40 min. Reese’s cover could be blown when he realizes that the latest POI has a connection to his old colleagues in the CIA.

  • 4. 6,741

    Original air date: 05/16/2016 Runtime: 43:21 min.

    Original air date: 05/16/2016 Runtime: 43:21 min. Shaw escapes her captors, but the team is unsure of her mental state when she begins to act paranoid and reckless.

  • 5. Shotseeker

    Original air date: 05/17/2016 Runtime: 43:38 min.

    Original air date: 05/17/2016 Runtime: 43:38 min. Reese protects an NYPD analyst whose investigation into a software glitch has drawn the attention of Samaritan. Also, Fusco is threatened by an ally of Elias, who is looking to avenge his friend’s death.

  • 6. A More Perfect Union

    Original air date: 05/23/2016 Runtime: 43:33 min.

    Original air date: 05/23/2016 Runtime: 43:33 min. The Machine sends Reese and Finch to a wedding to protect a pair of POIs before their nuptials. Also, Fusco becomes angry at being kept in the dark by the team and take it upon himself to investigate string of missing person reports.

  • 7. QSO

    Original air date: 05/24/2016 Runtime: 43:39 min.

    Original air date: 05/24/2016 Runtime: 43:39 min. Root goes undercover at a radio station to protect the host of a conspiracy theory show who may have stumbled on information that someone is willing to kill to keep secret. Also, Samaritan’s agents try to convince a member of the team that their goals are noble.

  • 8. Reassortment

    Original air date: 05/24/2016 Runtime: 43:36 min.

    Original air date: 05/24/2016 Runtime: 43:36 min. Reese and Finch become trapped in a hospital which has just become ground zero for a deadly viral outbreak. Also, Samaritan’s newest recruit has second thoughts, and Shaw continues to struggle with reality.

  • 9. Sotto Voce

    Original air date: 05/30/2016 Runtime: 43:39 min.

    Original air date: 05/30/2016 Runtime: 43:39 min. The mysterious criminal mastermind known as “The Voice” returns, trapping Reese and Fusco in their own precinct with several armed gang members and the latest POI. Also, Root makes a shocking discovery.

  • 10. The Day the World Went Away

    Original air date: 05/31/2016 Runtime: 43:24 min.

    Original air date: 05/31/2016 Runtime: 43:24 min. Finch’s number comes up when a fatal error blows his cover identity and sets off a series of escalating encounters with Samaritan’s operatives, on the 100th episode.

  • 11. Synecdoche

    Original air date: 06/07/2016 Runtime: 43:04 min.

    Original air date: 06/07/2016 Runtime: 43:04 min. The team must unravel a conspiracy and stay ahead of the Secret Service when the President of the United States (guest star JOEL HABERLI) becomes their newest POI. Also, Finch separates himself from the team and considers taking drastic action to combat Samaritan.

  • 12. .exe

    Original air date: 06/14/2016 Runtime: 43:45 min.

    Original air date: 06/14/2016 Runtime: 43:45 min. Finch infiltrates a maximum-security government facility in a final attempt to destroy Samaritan that could also mean the end of himself and The Machine.

  • 13. return 0

    Original air date: 06/21/2016 Runtime: 43:37 min.

    Original air date: 06/21/2016 Runtime: 43:37 min. In the series finale, the POI Team – Finch, Reese, Fusco and Shaw – embark on one final mission to prevent Samaritan from destroying The Machine and cementing its hold over mankind.