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CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Episode: "Compulsion"

Season 5, Episode 17
Episode Synopsis: A flight attendant is raped and stabbed to death in her low-rent hotel room, but the killer leaves no trace. The crime shows eerie similarities to an unsolved rape-murder committed five years ago. Across town in an upscale neighborhood, Catherine investigates the beating death of a 12-year-old boy who was apparently slain in his bed while his parents slept in a nearby room. Acheson: Stephen Baldwin. Michelle: Tamara Clatterbuck. Adam: James Patrick Stuart. Lucy: Cleo King. Hawkins: Lee Tergesen.
Original Air Date: Mar 10, 2005
Guest Cast Gillian Shure: Sue Stein Aisha Tyler: Mia Dickerson Stephen Baldwin: Jesse Acheson James Patrick Stuart: Adam Matthews Tamara Clatterbuck: Michelle Acheson Jose Zuniga: Det. Chris Cavaliere David Newsom: Hayden Michaels Jason Segel: Neil Jansen Victoria Reiniger: Judy Tremont Joseph C. Phillips: Graham Krell Andy Gobienko: Matt Hawkins Joseph Patrick Kelly: Officer Metcalf Louise Lombard: Sofia Curtis Lee Tergesen: Robert Hawkins Wil Wheaton: Walter Marc Vann: Conrad Ecklie Larry Sullivan: Officer Akers Cleo King: Lucy Diane Dilascio: Yvonne Hawkins Tina Lifford: Judge Witherspoon Erin Matthews: Martha Krell
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Season 5, Episode 17
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Length: 11:38:07
Aired: 3/10/2005
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Premiered: October 06, 2000, on CBS
Rating: TV-14
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Premise: Las Vegas criminologists use scientific methods to solve grisly murders in this unusually graphic (and hugely popular) drama, which inspired a host of other cop-show 'procedurals.' An immediate ratings smash for CBS, the series adroitly mixes painstaking deduction, gritty subject matter and intriguing characters.a The network quickly capitalized on its megahit with spin-offs 'CSI: Miami' and 'CSI: NY.'



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