< The Sopranos

The Sopranos
  • Rating: 9,20
  • Year of issue: 1999

This crime drama TV series describes an Italian American mobster, Tony Soprano, and his attempts to find a balance between family life and his criminal organization. Panic attacks increase the tension of the situation, and he pays visits to a psychiatrist.

  • A mobster passes out at a family barbecue and seeks therapy to understand why.
  • Christopher and his friend Hayden hijack a truckload of DVD players but unfortunately the truck and the merchandise belongs to a company that is Uncle Junior's protection. He's not a happy man and it takes a sit down arbitrated by Jackie Aprile to calm things down. Christopher and Hayden don't like the results however. Hayden decides to go off on his own but it leads to a royal mess. Tony's mother has a fire in her kitchen, confirming in the minds of everyone except her that she can no longer live without some type of assisted care. They try a companion but that …
  • Tony encourages an unwanted son-in-law to divorce, Carmela learns another secret of Tony's, Meadow experiments with speed to study for the SATs, and Chris and Brendan find out the price of disrespecting Junior.
  • Jackie's death leaves a power vacuum, Brendan's death leaves Chris fearing for his life, and Anthony's discovery of what his father really does leaves him confused.
  • While visiting colleges with Meadow, Tony spots a snitch. Carmela, meanwhile, discovers something about Dr. Melfi.
  • Tony tries to balance Junior against the other capos, while Carmela reasserts herself as the woman in Tony's life.
  • Anthony has disciplinary problems at school, prompting Tony to recount memories of his childhood with Dr. Melfi.
  • The FBI begins closing in on the DiMeo family. Tony and Carmela are angry over all the attention Italians get from the authorities, while Chris fumes that he's not getting enough attention.
  • The capos discuss what to do about the local soccer coach, while Junior's mouth causes him some embarrassment.
  • Tony tries to branch out into legitimate investments, while Chris and Adriana decide to try their hands at music production.
  • Following the arrest of two of his men, Tony suspects a traitor. Efforts to discover who, however, are stymied.
  • The stress Tony is going through begins to take its toll, and the hit Junior has ordered doesn't help.
  • Tony starts cleaning house, while Artie feels torn between keeping the peace in his household, and getting even with Tony for destroying his restaurant.