|24||9/15/03||176101||The Last of Summer|
|[WB] DOES COLIN LIVE OR DIE? -
In last season's emotional cliffhanger, Dr. Brown performed
radical brain surgery on Colin Hart in an effort to save his
life. In the series' dramatic second season premiere, Colin's
fate will be revealed.
[TVGuide] Family Television Awards winner Treat Williams returns as Dr. Andy Brown for a second season of the earnest drama.
A balanced combination of adult and teen storylines dealing with medical, moral and emotional issues, the series has proven to be a perfect companion to its 7th Heaven lead-in. At the end of May's emotional cliffhanger, Andy performed a second delicate surgery on Colin, the once comatose teen he returned to neurosurgery to save. In tonight's affecting installment, events unfold following the operation.
|[WB] EPHRAM, AMY AND BRIGHT DEAL
WITH THEIR FUTURES AFTER HIGH SCHOOL - Andy is concerned that
Ephram needs more extracurricular activities to get into a top
college, but Ephram is only focused on his Julliard audition,
which has surprising results. Amy's lack of interest in college
preparation alarms her mother more than her father. Bright's
poor grades get him kicked off the football team, threatening
the scholarship his father believes may be his only chance to get
into a decent school. Meanwhile, Andy tries to help a cheerleader
with ruptured breast implants, who
cares more about looking good than her own health.
[TVGuide] Andy tries to inspire Ephram to take more interest in preparing for next year's college applications, but the teen is confident that his talent will impress a visiting Juilliard rep. Elsewhere, Bright gets some news that could impact his college plans dramatically; Amy's uncharacteristic behavior upsets her folks; and Andy treats a 17-year-old with complications from cosmetic surgery.
[cheerleader]: Kristen Bell.
|26||9/29/03||176103||My Brother's Keeper|
|DR. ABBOTT'S GLOBE-TROTTING SISTER
COMES HOME TO EVERWOOD - The entire Abbot's family is turned
upside down by the return of Dr. Linda Abbott, who has been practicing
in exotic locations the world. Edna, who is blinded with pride,
doesn't see her daughter's loneliness, and loses sight of her
own life with Irv. But Linda encounters the most resistance
from her brother Harold when she announces her decision to join
his practice. Meanwhile, Andy learns that some 'tweens may be
practicing unsafe sex, and is shocked at their parents reaction
to the situation. Finally, Bright asks Ephram to keep an eye on
Amy, whose odd behavior has everyone worried.
Dr. Linda Abbott: Marcia Cross.
|27||10/06/03||176104||East Meets West|
|[WB] EPHRAM GOES TO WAR AGAINST DELIA'S
NEW BABYSITTER - Andy's well-intentioned plan to give Ephram
more free time by hiring college student Madison Kellner
as a caretaker for Delia ends up making
things worse when Madison treats Ephram like a child, as well and
embarrasses him in front of Amy. Meanwhile, Andy's concern for
Colin's alcoholic father blinds him to
Nina's struggles with her divorce proceedings. Dr. Abbot continues
to clash with his sister, Dr. Linda Abbott, when
she tries to take over his office and the difference in their
personalities and medical philosophies becomes alarmingly clear.
[TVGuide] Linda opens her office and begins offering patients alternative therapies like acupuncture and herbal remedies, practices that unnerve her traditional brother. Elsewhere, Delia gets a new sitter; Amy gets asked out; Nina seeks legal advice for a personal matter; and Andy tries to help a grieving parent cope with his loss.
|28||10/13/03||176105||Daddy's Little Girl|
|DELIA REBELS WHEN ANDY SHOWS
INTEREST IN ANOTHER WOMAN - When Andy invites Linda Abbott over
for dinner to discuss a patient, Delia lashes out through foul
language, but it is an enlightened Ephram who figures out the
cause of his sister's bad behavior, thanks to insight provided
by Madison. Amy's depression deepens, but when
her therapist recommends medication, Dr. Abbott refuses to write
a prescription to help his daughter cope with Colin's death.
Madison Kellner: Sarah Lancaster.
|DR.ABBOTT FEARS THAT HIS SISTER AND DR. BROWN ARE GETTING TOO CLOSE FOR COMFORT -- Dr. Abbott suspects that Linda and Andy like each other more than they should, so he decides to set his sister up with more appropriate suitors. Meanwhile, Ephram finally has the courage to tell Amy how he really feels about their relationship, but he is confused by his feelings for Madison, who comes to the rescue when Ephram needs help to pass his driving test. Meanwhile, Andy tries to help the soon-to-be-remarried Reverend Keyes cope with his impending blindness, but the minister would rather leave his fate to God than attempt a new treatment that might save his sight.|
|30||11/03/03||176107||Three Miners from Everwood|
|JAMES EARL JONES AND BEAU BRIDGES GUEST-STAR AS TRAPPED COAL MINERS - When a coal mine collapses, Dr. Brown, together with Edna, Linda and Harold Abbott, rush to the scene to assist their neighbors. One miner is Will Cleveland, a jazz pianist who has recently become Ephram's mentor; another is Abbott's next door neighbor (guest star Beau Bridges), whose outrageous building plans Harold has tried to thwart; and the third Andy's patient Ellie Beels, who has been trying to conceive a baby. All three doctors utilize their special skills under terrible conditions, but it is Andy who must confront his biggest fears in order to save lives.|
|31||11/10/03||176108||The Burden of Truth|
|LINDA REVEALS THAT SHE IS H.I.V. POSITIVE - Linda admits to her mother Edna that the reason she has been hesitant about pursuing a relationship with Dr. Brown is that she is H.I.V. positive. Meanwhile, when Phil the mechanic correctly "diagnoses" meningitis rather than flu in Andy's young patient, the town begins to believe he is a seer. Ephram confronts Madison about his feelings for her. Amy agrees to see Linda for help, but out of desperation, steals her pad to forge a prescription for anti-depressants, forcing Harold to heed Phil's warning about his daughter's condition.|
|32||11/17/03||176109||Just Like in the Movies|
|LINDA REVEALS HER HIV STATUS TO
DR. BROWN, AND PAUL WASILEWSKI ("THE O.C.") GUEST-STARS -
Dr. Brown courts Linda Abbott despite Edna's and Harold's
insistence that he's wasting his time, but Andy persists,
forcing Linda to tell him that she is H.I.V. positive. Bright
tells Ephram he can win Madison's affections by ignoring her,
but the plan goes awry when she breaks up with her boyfriend. Amy
meets a flirtatious and attractive town bad-boy, Tommy Callahan,
whose compassion for her problems
touches her heart for the first time since Colin's death.
Tommy Callahan: Paul Wasilewski.
|[WB] SECRET RELATIONSHIPS LEAD TO A
MISERABLE THANKSGIVING AND BETTY WHITE GUEST STARS -- Horrified
to discover that Ephram and Madison are involved, Dr. Brown
stops short of firing her, but Madison decides to quit, leaving
the Browns to a very unhappy holiday, especially when Delia
discovers another troubling relationship - between her father
and Linda Abbott. Stressed by Thanksgiving with his cantankerous
mother-in-law, Dr. Abbott reacts badly when Amy brings Tommy
to Thanksgiving dinner. Finally pushed to the breaking point,
Amy runs away from home.
[TVGuide] Drs. Brown and Abbott deal with Thanksgiving stress as Andy discovers the truth about Ephram and Madison, and Harold's patience is tested by his cantankerous mother-in-law. But it's Amy's dinner guest who causes Harold to lose his temper---and possibly his daughter.
|ANDY'S RELATIONSHIP WITH LINDA SENDS
SHOCKWAVES THROUGH HIS FAMILY - When Andy's relationship with Delia is
threatened after he breaks his promise not to date Linda Abbott, he
decides to take his daughter on a special bonding trip to regain her
trust. Andy is also surprised by Ephram's emotional reaction to the
relationship with Linda. The Abbott family is still in turmoil when Amy
decides to live with Edna and Irv, rather than playing by her parents'
|DR. BROWN TRIES TO HELP A CHAMPION WRESTLER WITH A SERIOUS EATING DISORDER - Dr. Brown tries to intervene when a bulimic high school champion wrestler puts his life in jeopardy for an important tournament. Bright is suspended from school after he fights with Amy's boyfriend Tommy. Linda Abbott suspects that that Andy is reluctant to move their relationship to a more intimate level because of her HIV status. Finally, Ephram is convinced that college student Madison is embarrassed to be seen with him.|
|35||2/02/04||176113||Forget Me Not|
|RELATIONSHIPS HIT THE ROCKS IN EVERWOOD - Caught up in her first fight with Tommy, Amy's reconciliation with her father goes awry when she forgets his birthday dinner. Madison lies to Ephram about liking a love song he wrote, which leads to a fight when she refuses to show the song to her band. Nina finally confronts Andy, about neglecting their friendship to spend time with Linda.|
|35||2/09/04||176114||No Sure Thing|
|EPHRAM, AMY AND ANDY DECIDE TO TAKE THE NEXT STEP IN THEIR PERSONAL LIVES, WHETHER THEY'RE READY OR NOT - Ephram gets the wrong idea when Madison tells him her roommate is going to be out of town, but the misunderstanding leads to an intimate moment for the couple. In other matters of the heart, Amy decides she's ready to have sex with Tommy, so she works up the courage to ask Dr. Brown to write her a prescription for birth control pills, and Andy makes the important decision to talk to Ephram and Delia about Linda spending the night at their house.|
|36||2/16/04||176115||The L Word|
|EPHRAM TELLS MADISON HE LOVES HER / JAMES EARL JONES GUEST-STARS - Ephram is horrified and heartbroken after he impulsively tells Madison that he loves her and she doesn't reciprocate. Meanwhile, Linda naively agrees to watch Delia overnight so that Andy can accompany Ephram and his piano teacher, Will, to a jazz competition in Boulder, and Amy breaks up with Tommy after realizing she might not be able to trust him again.|
|EPHRAM GETS A FAKE I.D. AND MIKE ERWIN GUEST-STARS - Ephram and Bright conspire to get Ephram a fake I.D. so that he can get into a bar to see Madison perform with her band. Meanwhile, Nina leans on Andy for emotional support after she is served with divorce papers, but the genuine affection between the two raises a red flag for Linda; Harold and Rose schedule a meeting with Amy's guidance counselor after receiving her less-than-stellar report card. Finally, Tommy takes Amy to a party where she finds closure over the loss of Colin, but the evening takes a life-threatening turn.|
|AMY'S PARENTS FIND HER BIRTH CONTROL PILLS
/ DYLAN WALSH GUEST-STARS - Amy moves back home, but finds adjusting to
her old life difficult, especially after her parents discover she's
taking birth control pills and her former friends give her the major
cold shoulder. Elsewhere in Everwood, Ephram thinks Madison is going to
break up with him and Andy testifies on behalf of Nina as she and her
recently out-of-the-closet ex-husband battle for sole custody of their
[Nina's Ex]: Dylan Walsh.
|EPHRAM CONVINCES MADISON TO RETURN - Against Andy's better judgment, ex-sweethearts Ephram and Madison decide it would be in Delia's best interest if Madison resumed her job as Delia's babysitter. Meanwhile, Amy contemplates going off her anti-depressant medication after Linda suggests she might be ready and Bright anxiously awaits his college acceptance letters.|
|AMY DISCOVERS SHE MAY HAVE FEELINGS FOR
EPHRAM - Amy confides to Bright that she may have developed feelings for
Ephram, but Bright begs her to have mercy on poor Ephram, who is still
nursing a broken heart from his recent break-up with Madison. Meanwhile,
when Linda's HIV status is accidentally revealed to her patients, Dr.
Abbott faces a potential malpractice suit, and Andy is forced to come
clean with Ephram, who doesn't take the news very well.
|39||4/26/04||176120||Do Or Die|
|EPHRAM AND AMY GO TO THE PROM TOGETHER - Ephram and Amy decide to go to prom together as friends, but Amy can't get up the nerve to tell Ephram that she has feelings for him after they run into his ex-girlfriend Madison and Amy realizes that he's still nursing a broken heart. Meanwhile, Linda decides it may be time to leave Everwood behind, and Andy's mentor, Dr. Donald Dougla, asks him to perform risky brain surgery on a patient who turns out to be Dr. Douglas himself.|
|40||5/03/04||176121||Your Future Awaits|
|AMY REVEALS HER TRUE FEELINGS FOR EPHRAM -
When Amy accompanies Ephram to his Julliard audition in Boulder, a
romantic moment leads her to confess her newfound feelings for him.
Meanwhile, Andy struggles to convince his mentor Dr. Douglas that he
needs even riskier brain surgery than originally thought and that Andy
is the man to do it; Dr. Abbott faces losing his medical practice after
it appears no company will insure him; and Bright decides not to attend
his graduation ceremony, much to the disappointment of his family.
Dr. Donald Douglas: Philip Baker Hall.
|41||5/10/04||176122||The Day Is Done|
|EPHRAM MUST CHOOSE BETWEEN JULLIARD AND AMY
- Ephram is on cloud nine after being accepted into Julliard's summer
program, but his emotions are sent into a tailspin when Amy shares her
feelings for him and asks that he stay in Everwood for the summer.
Meanwhile, Dr. Abbott's family thinks he's gone off the deep end when he
decides to open a bagel shop in response to losing his malpractice
insurance, and Andy learns a shocking revelation about his family.
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