Season 5 Episodes

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Swan Song

Season 5, Episode 22 - Air Date: 5/13/2010
The showdown between good and evil is at hand. With the Apocalypse looming, Sam and Dean realize they are out of options and make heart-breaking decisions that will change their lives forever.
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Two Minutes to Midnight

Season 5, Episode 21 - Air Date: 5/6/2010
Sam and Dean face the Horsemen Death and Pestilence in hopes of stopping Lucifer and the Apocalypse.
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The Devil You Know

Season 5, Episode 20 - Air Date: 4/29/2010
Crowley helps Sam and Dean track down the remaining Horsemen.
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Hammer of the Gods

Season 5, Episode 19 - Air Date: 4/22/2010
Sam and Dean are kidnapped by a group of gods, including Kali, Ganesh and Baldur and held hostage in a small hotel.
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Point of No Return

Season 5, Episode 18 - Air Date: 4/15/2010
Dean begins to think the only way to stop Lucifer is to say yes to Michael, but the angels decide they don’t need him anymore.
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99 Problems

Season 5, Episode 17 - Air Date: 4/8/2010
Sam and Dean are outnumbered by demons, but are saved at the last minute by Rob and his townspeople, who are aware of the Apocalypse, and have been training to fight and kill demons.
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Dark Side of the Moon

Season 5, Episode 16 - Air Date: 4/1/2010
Ambushed by angry hunters, Sam and Dean are shot and killed and sent to Heaven. Castiel warns Dean that Zachariah is looking for them in Heaven so they need to lay low while searching for an angel named Joshua who can help them since he talks directly to God.
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Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid

Season 5, Episode 15 - Air Date: 3/25/2010
Sam and Dean investigate Bobby’s home town where the dead are rising from the grave but instead of attacking humans, they are happily reuniting with their families.
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My Bloody Valentine

Season 5, Episode 14 - Air Date: 2/11/2010
Castiel helps Sam and Dean hunt down Cupid on Valentine’s Day after townspeople start to kill each other for love.
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The Song Remains the Same

Season 5, Episode 13 - Air Date: 2/4/2010
The angels send Anna back in time to kill John and Mary Winchester before they can conceive Sam knowing that if Sam was never born then Lucifer won’t be able to use him as his vessel.
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Swap Meat

Season 5, Episode 12 - Air Date: 1/28/2010
Gary, a teenage nerd, conjures up a body-switching spell and changes bodies with Sam. Thrilled by his new handsome and built body, Gary (now Sam) investigates a case with Dean (and takes advantage of his good looks and age by hitting on women and getting drunk.
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Sam, Interrupted

Season 5, Episode 11 - Air Date: 1/21/2010
A former hunter named Martin, who is currently institutionalized, calls Sam and Dean for help investigating a case in the mental hospital.
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Abandon All Hope

Season 5, Episode 10 - Air Date: 11/19/2009
Sam, Dean and Castiel track down the Colt and head off to find Lucifer to send him back to Hell. It’s a hunters’ reunion when the crew joins forces with Bobby, Ellen and Jo for what could be their last night on Earth.
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The Real Ghostbusters

Season 5, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/12/2009
Super fan Becky uses Chuck’s phone to trick Sam and Dean into attending a Supernatural fan convention, complete with fans dressed up as Sam and Dean.
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Changing Channels

Season 5, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/5/2009
The Trickster throws Sam and Dean into an alternate universe where they are characters in different television series, including a sexy medical show, a Japanese game show, a forensics show and a sitcom.
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The Curious Case of Dean Winchester

Season 5, Episode 7 - Air Date: 10/29/2009
Sam and Dean discover a witch is running a high-stakes poker game where the currency is life years vs.
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I Believe the Children Are Our Future

Season 5, Episode 6 - Air Date: 10/15/2009
Sam and Dean investigate a series of odd murders that strangely resemble fairy tales and urban legends.
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Fallen Idols

Season 5, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/8/2009
Sam and Dean decide to start hunting together again and their first case leads them to a small town whose inhabitants are being killed by famous dead icons like Abraham Lincoln and James Dean’s car.
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The End

Season 5, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/1/2009
Sam tells Dean he wants to rejoin Dean in the battle of the Apocalypse, but Dean tells Sam that they are better off apart.
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Free to Be You and Me

Season 5, Episode 3 - Air Date: 9/24/2009
Not sure he trusts himself anymore, Sam decides to give up hunting, but a late-night visitor won’t let him off the hook that easily.
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Good God, Y’all

Season 5, Episode 2 - Air Date: 9/17/2009
Castiel tells Sam and Dean that he is going to search for God, who will be able to defeat Lucifer. Bobby’s old hunter friend, Rufus, is panicked about demons attacking his town, and begs Bobby for help.
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Sympathy for the Devil

Season 5, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/10/2009
Picking up where the finale left off, Dean and Sam watch as the Devil emerges from Hell. The brothers and Bobby deal with the aftermath of Lucifer rising and the stunning news from Chuck the Prophet that Castiel was blown to bits by the archangels.