2006-2008TV-PG2 Seasons

Average of 1,569,011 ratings:

4.1 stars

Jake returns to his Kansas town to collect an inheritance, but a nuclear blast cuts off the outside world and makes him a reluctant leader amid chaos.



Summary (2006)

A small Kansas town finds itself cut off from the rest of the world after a mushroom cloud appears on the horizon, and a TV and radio blackout ensues.

  • 1Pilot

    Season 1 : Episode 1 40 minutes


    In the wake of a nuclear attack, Jake Green returns to his hometown of Jericho, Kan., after a mysterious five-year absence.

  • 2Fallout

    Season 1 : Episode 2 42 minutes


    Jake rallies Jericho residents to take shelter from fallout from the nuclear bomb that destroyed Denver. However, the shelter is uninhabitable.

  • 3Four Horsemen

    Season 1 : Episode 3 44 minutes

    Four Horsemen

    Satellite news reports the extent of the nuclear catastrophe to the shell-shocked townspeople, and Stanley claims he saw tanks rolling into Denver.

  • 4Walls of Jericho

    Season 1 : Episode 4 40 minutes

    Walls of Jericho

    Despite the risk of contamination, Jake and Heather rescue a man disfigured by extensive radiation poisoning and bring him to the hospital.

  • 5Federal Response

    Season 1 : Episode 5 42 minutes

    Federal Response

    Homeland Security phones Jericho with a recorded message promising help will arrive soon. Hopes rise when communication is restored and power returns.

  • 69:02

    Season 1 : Episode 6 42 minutes


    At precisely 9:02, an electromagnetic pulse shuts down power in Jericho, leaving the town in the dark. Farmers desperately try to save their crops.

  • 7Long Live the Mayor

    Season 1 : Episode 7 44 minutes

    Long Live the Mayor

    Gray Anderson, shocked by the horrors he witnessed when traveling outside of Jericho, returns with information about which other cities were targeted.

  • 8Rogue River

    Season 1 : Episode 8 43 minutes

    Rogue River

    Mayor Green faces certain death if Jake and Eric fail to bring back medication in time. Meanwhile, Gray Anderson interrogates Rob Hawkins.

  • 9Crossroads

    Season 1 : Episode 9 43 minutes


    The Ravenwood gang Jake and Eric encountered at Rogue River shows up in Jericho and takes resources by force.

  • 10Red Flag

    Season 1 : Episode 10 42 minutes

    Red Flag

    During Thanksgiving, the exhausted townspeople are simultaneously elated and wary when bombers fly overhead and drop parachutes holding supplies.

  • 11Vox Populi

    Season 1 : Episode 11 44 minutes

    Vox Populi

    Gray Anderson uses a murder investigation to boost his reputation among the townspeople, hoping it will help him win the mayoral election.

  • 12The Day Before

    Season 1 : Episode 12 42 minutes

    The Day Before

    Flashbacks reveal that before the bombs struck, Jake failed to secure a job as a charter pilot because his file was flagged as suspicious.

  • 13Black Jack

    Season 1 : Episode 13 43 minutes

    Black Jack

    Jake and Johnston take a trip to the Black Jack trading post, looking for parts to repair Jericho's windmill.

  • 14Heart of Winter

    Season 1 : Episode 14 44 minutes

    Heart of Winter

    Strangers run Jake, Stanley and Mimi off the road while they are hunting, pinning Jake under the vehicle and knocking Stanley unconscious.

  • 15Semper Fidelis

    Season 1 : Episode 15 42 minutes

    Semper Fidelis

    Marines roll into Jericho in a tank and tell the townspeople that the war has ended, with the United States bombing Iran and North Korea.

  • 16Winter's End

    Season 1 : Episode 16 44 minutes

    Winter's End

    Jake forces Kenchy to perform a risky operation on April as complications arise with her pregnancy. Meanwhile, Johnston searches frantically for Eric.

  • 17One Man's Terrorist

    Season 1 : Episode 17 41 minutes

    One Man's Terrorist

    With supplies dwindling, Mayor Gray Anderson decides to evict the refugees. Meanwhile, terrorists in New York are revealed to have used false FBI IDs.

  • 18A.K.A

    Season 1 : Episode 18 43 minutes


    Horrified by the mounting evidence that Hawkins is a terrorist, Jake holds him at gunpoint and demands answers.

  • 19Casus Belli

    Season 1 : Episode 19 44 minutes

    Casus Belli

    Eric goes missing after assisting with the construction of wind turbines in the neighboring town of New Bern.

  • 20One if by Land

    Season 1 : Episode 20 42 minutes

    One if by Land

    When townspeople from New Bern raid Jericho's salt mine, a gun battle results in several New Bern citizens being injured.

  • 21Coalition of the Willing

    Season 1 : Episode 21 44 minutes

    Coalition of the Willing

    New Bern threatens to take aggressive action against Jericho unless they hand over seven farms and half their salt mine.

  • 22Why We Fight

    Season 1 : Episode 22 43 minutes

    Why We Fight

    A border war explodes between Jericho and New Bern. Although New Bern outstrips Jericho in both men and resources, Jericho still has the tank.



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Stephen Chbosky
Josh Schaer
Jonathan E. Steinberg
Skeet Ulrich
Lennie James
Ashley Scott
Kenneth Mitchell
Brad Beyer
April Parker-Jones
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Common Sense Media Rating: Pause for kids 14 & under

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