Ray Donovan 1x9 ‘Road Trip’ Recap
Guest Starring: James Woods
Summary: Avi drives Sully from Boston to L.A. to meet Ray. Meanwhile, Ray tries to get Tommy out of trouble.
The season looks to be winding down with only 3 more episodes to go.
This week looks to be the start of the build up for the end of the season, but a lot of stuff happened that was unexpected and certainly changed the game.
Mickey makes a bold move, and Sully shows his true colors to Avi and Ray.
Tommy once again becomes a headache for Ray, causing more problems for him then he has time to deal with. You can start to see Ray is starting to reach his breaking point with all of his clients.
Here’s a recap of the show:
Avi is driving Sully and his girlfriend to California and they pull over for Sully to go to the bathroom.
Ray is on his phone when Connor tells him he wants to go to the Kid’s Choice awards with Tommy. He says he can take care of himself. Ray agrees to let him go. He calls Avi and tells him that Sully needs to be in CA by the end of the day.
Mickey is training Daryl, getting him ready for his fight. Van Miller comes in demanding to talk to Mickey. Van Miller wants him to get Sean’s confession. Mickey doesn’t want to risk losing his movie. Mickey leaves with Van Miller.
Ray meets with Frank. Ray tells him to use the evidence he gave him to take Van Miller out. Sully/Avi start talking about their mothers.
Ray is looking at some guns when he gets a call from Conor. He says he’s going to get him to go to the awards. He buys two guns. Ray calls Tommy. He tells him to take Conor to the award ceremony. Tommy tells him that Marty Grossman is going to publish photos of him marrying Chloe (the transvestite)
Ray arrives to pick up Tommy. He says he’s going to talk to Marty about paying him off.
Van Miller is putting a recording on Mickey.
Lena is at a store she acts like a photographer and gets a mother and her daughter to meet with her later.
Ray goes to talk to Marty. Marty says he won’t pull the photos and that he will reveal them tonight when Tommy is accepting is award. Tommy is flirting with some girls and Ray goes to get him. He walks in to Tommy showing the girls his penis. Ray pays them off not to talk.
Abby is with Conor getting his tux. She says to make sure that the Tommy takes him.
Ray/Tommy are talking in the car. Ray tells him to sober up.
Sean/Mickey are talking about the movie. Mickey tries to get him to talk about what happened in Boston. Sean keeps saying it was an accident.
Ray/Tommy are in his office. Ray’s trying to sober up Tommy.
Catherine goes on about she’s hot, asking Avi to stop.
Ray goes to talk to Lena about work. Tommy goes to talk to Ray about paying Marty off. Ray says ok.
Sean is talking about the day, talking about how it effected him.
Avi tells Ray that they stopped. Ray tells them they need to get in tonight before FBI finds out about Sully.
Tommy starts talking to Lena. He starts giving her a massage, trying to flirt with her. Terry calls Ray about Mickey. Ray calls Sean’s office and learns that he’s meeting with Mickey. Lena takes a photo of Frank’s wife and daughter. Ray sends the photo to Frank as motivation.
Catherine is on the phone talking with someone when Sully comes in. She says she wants to say good-bye to her parents. He makes it known he doesn’t like her talking on the phone. He grabs the dog’s leash and chokes her to death. Sully lies to Avi, but Avi investigates what he did. He calls Ray and tells him what Sully did. Ray says to get rid of the body and get back to LA.
Mickey/Sean finish talking about the movie and they talk about how big the movie’s going to be.
Tommy/Ray waiting to meet with Marty to make the payment. When it comes time, Ray puts on a gas mask and goes and beats the cameras. He hits Marty’s muscles with his car. Ray warns Marty if he goes back on a deal again he will kill him.
Mickey gives Van Miller the tape and they listen to it.
Tommy/Ray arrive at the ceremony. He tells him to take care of Conor. Conor comes over. Conor says he’s ‘ok’ with him now.
Frank calls Ray and says he’s sending out the stuff against Van Miller now. He goes to the FBI head.
Lena comes in and tells the girl and her daughter that they can go. Avi comes in with Sully’s dog. Lena gives the dog to the woman and her daughter the dog.
Sully meets with Ray. He says he’s going to kill Mickey his way. He wants his money but Ray won’t do it until Sully gills Mickey.
Mickey is talking with Van Miller in his office. Van Miler tells Mickey that no one knows about his investigation. Van Miller says he wants the credit for all the work. Mickey shoots Van Miller when his back is turned. Mickey takes the tapes and leaves.