Halt and Catch Fire (2014–2017)
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Donna celebrates a milestone with her closest allies; Cameron contemplates saying goodbye; Joe confronts an uncertain future.


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Lee Pace ... Joe MacMillan
Scoot McNairy ... Gordon Clark
Mackenzie Davis ... Cameron Howe
Kerry Bishé ... Donna Emerson
Toby Huss ... John Bosworth
Matt Malloy ... Dr. Lebec
Molly Ephraim ... Alexa Vonn
Kathryn Newton ... Joanie Clark
Susanna Skaggs ... Haley Clark
Charlie Bodin ... Trip Kisker III
Frank Hoyt Taylor ... Gilson
Annabeth Gish ... Diane Gould
David Mackey ... Elias Amador
Lily Donoghue ... Vanessa
Kate Kneeland ... Risa


It's the beginning of autumn, four months after Gordon's passing. A statement made by Bos' doctor at his latest post-heart attack appointment makes him think about his future. Joanie has made a decision what to do with her immediate life in lieu of college, somewhat with Donna's blessing. Haley, feeling like her loved ones are leaving her, takes a chance to get what she wants. Donna has been spending the summer largely swimming in the pool. Diane has decided to move on which means that Donna has to get out of the pool and accept or decline the position of managing partner, which is hers if she wants it. If she doesn't accept the position, Trip and his backers are hovering, Trip who would secure the company as an old boys club ultimately forcing Donna into a weakened position within the company if she stays. And Joe has continued on with what was his and Gordon's vision to repurpose Comet as not just a search engine, but a destination site in and of itself. The site is about to ... Written by Huggo

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14 October 2017 (USA) See more »

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Georgia, USA

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Did You Know?


The white board in the Comet office has written on it "Feel the Burn", a phrase which would be made more famous the 2016 US elections as the slogan for Bernie Sanders' Democratic Presidential campaign. See more »


When asked why a new beta of Netscape looks like the previous one, Cameron says, "the skin is the same." "Skin" was not used in this context until 1996 (first by iD Software), some two years after the setting of this episode. See more »


References Centipede (1980) See more »


Sittin' and Thinkin'
Written by Charlie Rich
Performed by Charlie Rich
[The song is playing when Bos shows Diane the cleaned up garage]
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