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"The Caller" is the tenth episode of Season Nine and the 196th overall of Criminal Minds.


When a young boy goes missing from his home in St. Louis, the BAU re-investigates a similar cold case in order to search for the boy and his abductor.

Guest Cast

  • Katie Burton - Holly Golden
  • Adalgiza Chermont - Nurse
  • Frank Collison - Richard Clayvin
  • Marika Domińczyk - Lida Taffert
  • Marcus Eckert - Young Daniel Milworth
  • Adam Edgar - Agent Green
  • Beth Fraser - Reporter
  • Mike Ostroski - Daniel Milworth
  • Kevin Rock - Doctor Eldon Mercer
  • Elia Saldana - Marla Golden (Luíza Gomes)
  • Doug Savant - Malcolm Taffert
  • Carl Schwaber - Leon Burns


  • "Raise It Up" by Distant Cousins
  • "Even If We Try" by Night Beds

Bookend Quotes

  • Spencer Reid: "Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil." — Aristotle
  • David Rossi: "We cannot despair of humanity, since we ourselves are human beings." — Albert Einstein

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