|Welcome To The Hellmouth
Welcome To The Hellmouth (part 2) aka "The Harvest"
|SPECIAL TWO-HOUR SERIES PREMIERE --
Picking up where the feature film left off, Buffy Summers and her
mom move to Sunnydale, California, for a fresh start, unaware of
the evil lurking in this quiet suburb. Somewhat reluctant in her
role as the slayer, Buffy quickly makes friends and enemies at
her new school. While also meeting her new "Watcher," Giles, the
mercurial school librarian, her newly assembled team encounters
the ever-abundant unearthly creatures in Sunnydale.
Welcome To The Hellmouth
|CHEERLEADER FROM HELL - When students
start dropping out of cheerleading tryouts by spontaneously
combusting, going blind and losing the power of speech, Buffy
and her posse suspect a powerful witch is in their midst.
Buffy herself soon becomes the target of a deadly spell as they
discover the witch's true identity. Meanwhile, Xander finally
musters up the nerve to ask Buffy out on a date but in the
throes of a witch's spell, Buffy's response isn't exactly as
Joyce Summers: Kristine Sutherland. Amy: Elizabeth Ann Allen. Mr. Pole: Jim Doughan. Lishanne: Nicole Prescott. Senior Cheerleader: Amanda Wilmshurst. Dr. Gregory: William Monaghan. Catherine: Robin Riker.
|A substitute teacher's infatuation
with Xander is flattering to the lovesick teen, but alarming
Angel: David Boreanaz. Mr. Flutie: Ken Lerner. Natalie/Mantis: Musetta Vander. Blayne: Jackson Price. Real Miss French: Jean Speegle Howard. Dr. Gregory: William Monaghan. Homeless Guy: Jack Knight. Teacher: Michael Ross Verona. Bud #1: Karim Oliver.
|5||3/31/97||[unknown]||4V05||Never Kill a Boy on the First Date|
|A CRANKY SLAYER IS A CARELESS SLAYER
- Buffy tries to maintain some semblance of a normal teenage
social life by opting for a hot date instead of helping Giles
protect Sunnydale from a violent vampire prophecy. As she's
blinded by love, Buffy ignores the signs of the dark forces
aligning against her. Meanwhile, while Buffy's being romanced,
The Master is plotting her demise by invoking the wrath of the
"Anointed One," a great warrior vampire who is The Master's most
powerful weapon against the slayer.
The Master: Mark Metcalf. Angel: David Boreanaz. Owen: Christopher Wiehl. Militia Guy: Geoff Meed. Mysterious Looking Guy: Paul-Felix Montez. Driver: Robert Mont. Boy: Andrew J. Ferchland.
|WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE - When Buffy
and the rest of Sunnydale High endure the annual field trip to the
zoo, Xander and some other kids sneak into the quarantined hyena
exhibit, but leave in an altered state. It's up to Buffy, Giles
and Willow to discover the cause behind Xander's bizarre behavior
and reverse the transformation before it's too late. Meanwhile,
Xander's new aggressive demeanor doesn't play well with his
Mr. Flutie: Ken Lerner. Kyle: Eion Bailey. Rhonda: Michael Mcraine. Tor: Brian Gross. Heidi: Jennifer Sky. Lance: Jeff Maynard. Zookeeper: James Stephens. Coach Herrold: Gregory White. Mrs. Anderson: Barbara K. Whinnery. Mr. Anderson: David Brisbin. Joey: Justin Jon Ross. Adam: Jeffrey Steven Smith. Young Woman: Patrese Borem.
|LOVE STINKS -- While Buffy grows
more and more annoyed with Angel's mysterious disappearing act,
she can't deny her growing obsession with him. Meanwhile, it's
killing Xander that Buffy doesn't have a clue how he feels about
her and, as he vents his frustrations to Willow, she knows all
too well how he feels. And in the underworld, The Master is
incensed that Buffy has taken the lives of so many members of
his family, and he summons warrior vampires to annihilate her.
The Master: Mark Metcalf. Angel: David Boreanaz. Joyce Summers: Kristine Sutherland. Darla: Julie Benz. Collin: Andrew J. Ferchland. Meanest Vamp: Charles Wesley.
|8||4/28/97||[unknown]||4V08||I, Robot -- You, Jane|
|INTO THE GREAT WIDE OPEN - Buffy
and Giles face a demon spirit who has been trapped since the
Dark Ages and is unleashed into cyberspace. Meanwhile, Willow
has fallen for a cyber-beau whom she met online and Xander and
Buffy are wary of who this anonymous wooer may turn out to be.
Jenny Calendar: Robia La Morte. Voice Of Moloch/Malcolm: Mark Deakins. Dave: Chad Lindberg. Fritz: Jamison Ryan. Thelonius: Pierrino Mascarino. School Nurse: Edith Fields. Male Student: Damon Sharpe.
|9||5/05/97||[unknown]||4V09||The Puppet Show|
|IF I ONLY HAD A BRAIN - Sunnydale
High School's annual talent show serves as a backdrop for murder
when Buffy must catch a knife-wielding stealer of human organs.
Meanwhile, the new principal is a discipline-loving brute who
forces Giles to run the talent show and orders Buffy, Xander,
and Willow to perform.
Joyce Summers: Kristine Sutherland. Morgan: Richard Werner. Marc: Burke Roberts. Mrs. Jackson: Lenora May. Elliot: Chasen Hampton. Lisa: Natasha Pearce. Voice Of Sid: Tom Wyner. Dancing Girl: Krissy Carlson. Locker Girl: Michelle Miracle. Principal Snyder: Armin Shimerman.
|NIGHTMARE AT SUNNYDALE HIGH - The
world of nightmares and reality become one when everyone in
Sunnydale is living out their worst fears. While Xander comes
to school in his underwear and Giles is unable to read, Buffy
must unravel the mystery before reality folds completely into
the world of nightmares.
The Master: Mark Metcalf. Joyce Summers: Kristine Sutherland. Billy: Jeremy Foley. Child/Collin: Andrew J. Ferchland. Hank Summers: Dean Bulter. Wendell: Justin Urich. Laura: J. Robin Miller. Ms. Tishler: Terry Cain. Aldo Gianfranco: Scott Harlan. Coach: Brian Pietro. Way Cool Guy: Johnny Green. Cool Guy's Mom: Patty Ross. Doctor: Dom Magwili. Stage Manager: Sean Moran.
|11||5/19/97||[unknown]||4V11||Invisible Girl (a.k.a "Out Of Mind, Out Of Sight")|
|THE INVISIBLE GIRL - Buffy and
Cordelia become unlikely allies to combat an invisible spirit that
has targeted Cordelia and everyone around her. Meanwhile, Angel
goes to Giles to warn him that Buffy could be in grave danger.
Angel: David Boreanaz. Marcie: Clea Duvall. Mitch: Ryan Bittle. Ms. Miller: Denise Dowse Bud #1: John Knight. Harmony: Mercedes McNab. Agent Doyle: Mark Phelan. Agent Manetti: Skip Stellrecht. Teacher: Julie Fulton. Principal Snyder: Armin Shimerman.
|A HEART-STOPPING SEASON FINALE - Buffy
wants to resign from her life of slaying when Giles uncovers an
ancient prophesy that spells out her deadly fate, as the Master's
ascension from the Hellmouth is at hand. As the earth begins to
crack open, Xander, Willow and Cordelia face an army of demons
and the prophetic end of the world. Meanwhile, Xander finally
asks Buffy to the prom with equally disastrous consequences.
The Master: Mark Metcalf. Angel: David Boreanaz. Joyce Summers: Kristine Sutherland. Jenny Calendar: Robia La Morte. Collin: Andrew J. Ferchland. Kevin: Scott Gurney.
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