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All Vampire Diaries In Review posts written by Crissy Calhoun.

CAST Nina Dobrev (Elena Gilbert/Katherine Pierce), Paul Wesley (Stefan Salvatore), Ian Somerhalder (Damon Salvatore), Steven R. McQueen (Jeremy Gilbert), Kat Graham (Bonnie Bennett), Candice Accola (Caroline Forbes), Zach Roerig (Matt Donovan), Michael Trevino (Tyler Lockwood), Joseph Morgan (Klaus Mikaelson)

RECURRING CAST David Alpay (Professor Atticus Shane), Charlie Bewley (Galen Vaughn), Nathaniel Buzolic (Kol Mikaelson), Matt Davis (Alaric Saltzman), Torrey DeVitto (Meredith Fell), Alyssa Diaz (Kim), Daniel Gillies (Elijah Mikaelson), Jasmine Guy (Grams Bennett), Claire Holt (Rebekah Mikaelson), Arielle Kebbel (Lexi), Marguerite MacIntyre (Liz Forbes), Grace Phipps (April Young), Paul Telfer (Alexander), Phoebe Tonkin (Hayley), Susan Walters (Carol Lockwood), Todd Williams (Connor Jordan), Rick Worthy (Rudy Hopkins)

401: Growing Pains
402: Memorial
403: The Rager
404: The Five
405: The Killer
406: We All Go A Little Mad Sometimes
407: My Brother’s Keeper
408: We’ll Always Have Bourbon Street
409: O Come, All Ye Faithful
410: After School Special
411: Catch Me If You Can
412: A View To A Kill
413: Into the Wild
414: Down the Rabbit Hole
415: Stand By Me
416: Bring It On
417: Because The Night
418: American Gothic
419: Pictures of You
420: The Originals
421: She’s Come Undone
422: The Walking Dead
423: Graduation



EP01 Growing Pains

The Vampire Diaries: Growing Pains (401)
 
Elena (to Stefan): How did you…?
Damon: Save you? He didn’t.

Production: 401 | Airdate: 10/11/2012
Written by: Caroline Dries | Directed by: Chris Grismer
Guest Cast: Michael Reilly Burke (Pastor Young), Neko Parham (Council Member), Lex Shontz (Deputy Adams)
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In Review: In Transition
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Official synopsis: ELENA’S WORST NIGHTMARE – Elena awakens on the morning after the accident to find the thing she dreaded most has come true – she died with vampire blood in her system and now must go through the terrible transition to become a vampire or face certain death. Stefan promises Elena that he and Bonnie will exhaust every possible way out of the situation, but Damon is furious with his brother for letting Elena die in the first place. Bonnie pays a terrible price for her attempt to change Elena’s fate, while Damon takes out his frustration and rage on Matt. In a rare moment of empathy, Rebekah is deeply touched by Stefan and Elena’s devotion to one another. Finally, Pastor Young (guest star Michael Reilly Burke) and the Town Council members begin rounding up the vampires and their supporters, leading to an unexpected tragedy.
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EP02 Memorial

The Vampire Diaries: Memorial (402)
 
Elena: All of the hurt, I feel like it’s trying to explode out of me.
Production: 402 | Airdate: 10/18/2012
Written by: Jose Molina & Julie Plec | Directed by: Rob Hardy
Guest Cast: Michael Reilly Burke (Pastor Young), Randall Taylor (Pastor McGinnis)
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In Review: United In Grief
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Official synopsis: A NEW DANGER COMES TO TOWN — Elena tries to cope with the extreme highs and lows that are part of becoming a vampire, and Stefan and Damon almost come to blows while arguing about what is best for her. Damon decides to help Elena in his own way and asks her not to tell Stefan. A stranger, Connor Jordan (guest star Todd Williams, “Chicago Code”), arrives in town and begins questioning Sheriff Forbes and Mayor Lockwood. Connor’s actions quickly convince Stefan that they are dealing with a dangerous vampire hunter. Jeremy and Matt are surprised to see a girl they used to know, April, (guest star Grace Phipps, “The Nine Lives of Chloe King”), has returned to town and is enrolling at Mystic Falls High. At a town gathering, Elena comes close to losing control until Caroline steps in to help her. Finally, Damon confides his feelings to an unexpected friend.
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EP03 The Rager

The Vampire Diaries: The Rager (403)
 
Stefan (to Elena): Rage is a really powerful feeling, but guilt – take it from me – it’ll destroy you.
Production: 403 | Airdate: 10/25/2012
Written by: Brian Young | Directed by: Lance Anderson
Guest Cast: Nicci Faires (Heather)
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In Review: Way To Be
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Official synopsis: BORN TO BE WILD — Connor (guest star Todd Williams) continues his search to uncover the secrets of Mystic Falls and tries to convince Jeremy to work with him. With Dr. Fell’s (guest star Torrey DeVitto) help, Damon and Klaus question Connor, but the confrontation takes a lethal turn. Trying to keep her new life as normal as possible, Elena is determined to continue her senior year at Mystic Falls High with support from Matt and Caroline. Rebekah’s arrival at school makes it difficult for Elena to control her anger, but she learns that confronting Rebekah can be extremely dangerous. Later, Rebekah realizes how alone she is, and reaches out to April (guest star Grace Phillips). Stefan takes Elena on a thrilling motorcycle ride in an effort to show her that life can still be fun. Tyler gets a surprise visit from Hayley (guest star Phoebe Tonkin, “The Secret Circle”), a werewolf who helped him through the ordeal of breaking his sire-bond to Klaus. Concerned about Elena, as well as his own emotions, Stefan turns to a sympathetic Caroline for advice.
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EP04 The Five

The Vampire Diaries: The Five (404)
 
Klaus: Some secrets are stronger than family.
Production: 404 | Airdate: 11/1/2012
Written by: Brett Matthews & Rebecca Sonnenshine | Directed by: Joshua Butler
Guest Cast: Dane Davenport (Jock), Jen harper (Witch), Michael Lee Kimel (Nate), Jeremy Palko (Frankie), Morgan Pelligrino (Pretty Girl)
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In Review: The Importance of Feelings
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Official synopsis: A FRAT PARTY AND A FLASHBACK TO 12TH CENTURY ITALY — Damon goes with Elena and Bonnie to visit Whitmore College, where Professor Shane (guest star David Alpay, “The Borgias”) is taking over the Occult Studies classes formerly taught by Bonnie’s grandmother. At a fraternity costume party, Damon takes advantage of the wild scene to give Elena a lesson in choosing a victim. Rebekah’s attempt to buy Matt’s forgiveness falls flat, but she is intrigued by unexpected news from Klaus. When Stefan questions Klaus about Connor’s (guest star Todd Williams) motives, Klaus reveals a long-ago encounter with a powerful group of vampire hunters, but it’s Rebekah who delivers the information that stuns Stefan.
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EP05 The Killer

The Vampire Diaries: The Killer (405)
 
Connor: A vampire’s a loaded gun. Eventually it’s going to go off.
Production: 405 | Airdate: 11/8/2012
Written by: Michael Narducci | Directed by: Chris Grismer
Guest Cast: Blake Hood (Dean), Michael Lee Kimel (Nate)
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In Review: Marked
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Official synopsis: THE HUNTER’S MARK — Stefan and Klaus form an uneasy alliance to try and contain the danger that Connor (guest star Todd Williams) has unleashed on the town. When Connor takes Jeremy, Matt and April (guest star Grace Phipps) hostage at the Grill, Stefan and Damon have a serious disagreement about the best course of action, and Elena is again caught between the two brothers. The situation quickly turns violent when Klaus sends one of his hybrids, Dean (guest star Blake Hood, “The Young and the Restless”) to stand up to Connor. Caroline is surprised to find Hayley (guest star Phoebe Tonkin) at the Lockwood mansion. Meanwhile, Professor Shane (guest star David Alpay) works with Bonnie to help her get past her fear and guilt.
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EP06 We All Go A Little Mad Sometimes

The Vampire Diaries: Growing Pains (406)
 
“Katherine”: Maybe it was worth it when you were worth it, but you’re nothing now. You’re a monster, Elena. You deserve to die.
Production: 406 | Airdate: 11/15/2012
Written by: Evan Bleiweiss & Julie Plec | Directed by: Wendey Stanzler
Guest Cast: Erin Beute (Miranda Gilbert), Ser’Darius Blain (Chris)
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In Review: Losing Elena
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Official synopsis: ELENA’S NEW NIGHTMARE- Terrifying hallucinations leave Elena shaken and confused, causing her to make a dangerous mistake. After giving Stefan some very disturbing news about Elena, Klaus takes matters into his own hands. Professor Shane (guest star David Alpay) reveals a story of ancient witchcraft to Damon and Bonnie. With help from Klaus and Stefan, Jeremy begins a new chapter in his life. Finally, Elena makes a painful personal confession to Stefan, and Matt gives Damon startling new information about Professor Shane.
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EP07 My Brother’s Keeper

The Vampire Diaries: My Brother's Keeper (407)
 
Elena: My brother wants to kill me.
Damon: Welcome to the club.

Production: 407 | Airdate: 11/29/2012
Written by: Caroline Dries & Elisabeth R. Finch | Directed by: Jeffrey Hunt
Guest Cast: Gabrielle Douglas (Girl), Maurice Johnson (Police Officer), Joshua Mikel (Patient)
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In Review: To Sire, with Love
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Official synopsis: THE MISS MYSTIC FALLS PAGEANT — Caroline does her best to be there for Stefan and Elena in a tough time. Damon tries to convince Stefan to help him uncover Prof. Shane’s (guest star David Alpay) motives, but Stefan is intent on carrying out a different plan with Klaus. At the annual Miss Mystic Falls Pageant, Elena and Caroline give April (guest star Grace Phipps) advice on which dress to wear, while Tyler and Hayley (guest star Phoebe Tonkin) work together on a secret project, and Damon confronts Prof. Shane with his suspicions. Alarmed by the vivid nightmares he’s having, Jeremy turns to Matt for help, but the situation escalates sooner than anyone expected. Olympic Gold Medalist Gabrielle Douglas also makes an appearance.
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EP08 We’ll Always Have Bourbon Street

The Vampire Diaries: We'll Always Have Bourbon Street (408)
 
Caroline: How can you trust him?
Stefan: Because I think that he loves her as much as I do. He can’t be selfish with her. Not anymore.

Production: 408 | Airdate: 12/6/2012
Written by: Charlie Charbonneau & Jose Molina | Directed by: Jesse Warn
Guest Cast: Takara Clark (Valerie), Micah Parker (Adrian), Adina Porter (Nandi), Madeline Zima (Charlotte)
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In Review: To Bond or To Break
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Official synopsis: A FLASHBACK TO NEW ORLEANS IN 1942 — When Stefan confronts Damon with a suspicion about Elena, Damon has no choice but to help Stefan investigate. Searching for answers, Damon and Stefan visit modern day New Orleans to see if they can find anyone who remembers the events of their last visit in 1942, including one of Damon’s former flames, Charlotte (guest star Madeline Zima). Elena, Caroline and Bonnie share a girls’ night while the Salvatore brothers are out of town, and emotions run high when Elena delivers some shocking news. At Hayley’s (guest star Phoebe Tonkin) urging, Tyler confronts one of Klaus’ hybrids, Kimberly (guest star Alyssa Diaz), and the situation quickly escalates into violence. Finally, Damon is faced with a heartbreaking decision.
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EP09 O Come, All Ye Faithful

The Vampire Diaries: O Come, All Ye Faithful (409)
 
Carol: Klaus, please. Don’t hurt him. He’s my son. He’s all I have.
Klaus: And you’re all he has. There’s a beautiful symmetry to that, don’t you think?

Production: 409 | Airdate: 12/13/2012
Written by: Michael J. Cinquemani & Julie Plec | Directed by: Pascal Verschooris
Guest Cast: Micah Parker (Adrian)
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In Review: Beautiful Symmetry
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Official synopsis: A WINTER WONDERLAND IN MYSTIC FALLS — As a Winter Wonderland-themed party fills the streets of Mystic Falls, Stefan and Caroline find themselves at odds with Tyler over his plans for Klaus and his hybrids. When Caroline proposes a solution to their problem, Hayley (guest star Phoebe Tonkin) finds a dramatic way to make it clear that she is not on board. Later, Klaus makes a discovery that leads to chaos and violence. Meanwhile, Elena and Damon retreat to the Gilbert Lake House to help Jeremy conquer some dangerous inner demons with the help of Bonnie and Professor Shane (guest star David Alpay), who reveals a piece of ancient history that leaves them all speechless.
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EP10 After School Special

The Vampire Diaries: After School Special (410)
 
Rebekah (to Stefan and Elena): Why are my least favorite people always the most durable?
Production: 410 | Airdate: 1/17/2013
Written by: Brett Matthews | Directed by: David Von Ancken
Guest Cast: Angela Kerecz (Teacher), Erin A. Smith (Pizza Delivery Girl)
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In Review: The Painful Truth
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Official synopsis: REBEKAH IS BACK WITH A VENGEANCE — Appearing unexpectedly at Mystic Falls High, Rebekah wastes no time trying to force Stefan, Elena and Caroline to answer her questions about the search for a cure, leading to a bombshell piece of information from Elena. When Bonnie’s father, Rudy Owens (guest star Rick Worthy, “Supernatural”), accepts the role of Interim Mayor, he makes it a priority to protect his daughter, who isn’t at all comfortable with the role he suddenly wants to play in her life. Professor Shane continues to encourage Bonnie to believe in her powers, but he soon finds himself in danger when he reveals too much to the wrong person. Later, Caroline does her best to comfort Tyler after a violent confrontation. Meanwhile, at the lake house, Damon and Matt train Jeremy, trying to raise his game as a hunter, but Klaus is impatient with their progress and intervenes to speed up the process.
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EP11 Catch Me If You Can

The Vampire Diaries: Catch Me If You Can (411)
 
Professor Shane: You’re accusing me of orchestrating a mass murder. Do you know how ridiculous that sounds?
Sheriff Forbes: It’s Mystic Falls. It’s actually one of the least ridiculous things I’ve heard.

Production: 411 | Airdate: 1/24/2013
Written by: Brian Young & Michael Narducci | Directed by: John Dahl
Guest Cast: David Ryan Shipman (Mystery Man)
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In Review: Fun Is, In Fact, Possible
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Official synopsis: A NEW DANGER — Jeremy is furious when Klaus tries to control him by putting Matt’s life in danger. Damon coaches Jeremy as he prepares to take on Klaus’ new vampires, but they find that Kol has beaten them to it. Kol makes it clear that he will stop at nothing to convince everyone to give up the search for the cure. Looking for a new ally, Rebekah reminds Stefan that they were once close friends. When Sheriff Forbes and Mayor Hopkins question Shane about his involvement in the Founders’ Council deaths, Bonnie steps in with questions of her own, and Shane’s responses push Bonnie to the edge of her powers. Elena negotiates with Klaus to keep Jeremy safe, but when danger suddenly appears from a totally unexpected enemy, Elena comes up with her own daring plan for Jeremy.
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EP12 A View To A Kill

The Vampire Diaries: A View To A Kill (412)
 
Damon (to Klaus): If you’re gonna be bad, be bad with purpose. Otherwise you’re just not worth forgiving.
Production: 412 | Airdate: 1/31/2013
Written by: Rebecca Sonnenshine | Directed by: Brad Turner
Guest Cast: Persia White (Abby Bennett)
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In Review: Safe As Houses
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Official synopsis: DANGEROUS LIAISONS — When Rebekah turns down Klaus’ plea to stop Kol and protect Jeremy, Klaus turns to Stefan for help. After an angry confrontation with her father, Mayor Hopkins, over his unconventional approach to ending the violence in Mystic Falls, Bonnie has a frightening run-in with Kol, followed by an unexpected visitor. Klaus complicates the already tense feelings between Stefan and Damonby revealing a bit of Stefan’s personal life, then surprises Damon by asking for personal advice. Elena tells Stefan about her dangerous plan for Jeremy, leaving Stefan in a difficult spot. When the high school’s 1980s Decade Dance is cancelled by Mayor Hopkins, Stefan finds a charming way to make it up to a disappointed Rebekah.
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EP13 Into the Wild

The Vampire Diaries: Into the Wild (413)
 
Stefan: Every single moment of the last 146 years has been ruled by the pain of being a vampire. And this cure ends that. It ends the guilt. And it ends the suffering.
Production: 413 | Airdate: 2/7/2013
Written by: Caroline Dries | Directed by: Michael Allowitz
Guest Cast: Camille Guaty (Caitlin Shane), Alejandro Livinalli (Man), John Gabriel Rodriguez (Massak)
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In Review: Team Building Exercises
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Official synopsis: MYSTERIOUS ISLAND — Shane leads an expedition to a desolate island off the coast of Nova Scotia, where he believes the secret of the cure lies hidden. On the trek to the island’s interior, Rebekah and Elena continue their bitter rivalry, Stefan does his best to keep the peace, and Damon accuses Shane of leading them into a trap. Bonnie and Jeremy try to figure out the message of the Hunter’s mark, while Shane reveals more of the legend of Silas and the witch Qetsiyah, along with his own personal history. Back in Mystic Falls, Tyler confronts Klaus, and Caroline is caught up in the violence that follows.
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EP14 Down the Rabbit Hole

The Vampire Diaries: Down the Rabbit Hole (414)
 
Stefan (to Shane): You know what it’s like to have hope, and now you know what it feels like to lose it.
Production: 414 | Airdate: 2/14/2013
Written by: Jose Molina | Directed by: Chris Grismer
Guest Cast: Camille Guaty (Caitlin Shane), John Gabriel Rodriguez (Massak)
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In Review: Hope Dies Last
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Official synopsis: CHARLIE BEWLEY FROM “TWILGHT” GUEST STARS AS ONE OF THE FIVE HUNTERS — On the island, Damon has an ugly run-in with a Hunter named Vaughn (guest star Bewley), and realizes he is one of The Five. Stefan confesses his true feelings about the possibility of becoming human again to Elena. When a stunning new piece of information about the cure is suddenly revealed, it changes the stakes for everyone. Jeremy helps Bonnie recognize what is real and what is an illusion, and Shane is comforted by a woman from his past, Caitlin (guest star Camille Guaty, “Prison Break”). Back in Mystic Falls, Caroline and Tyler find that their attempt to translate the code on the Hunter’s Sword is futile without help from Klaus, who has his own reasons for solving the puzzle.
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EP15 Stand By Me

The Vampire Diaries: Stand By Me (415)
 
Elena: There’s nothing here for me anymore, Stefan. Every inch of this house is filled with memories of the people that I love that have died. My mom, my dad, Jeremy and Jenna and Alaric . . . John, even John. They’re all dead. Everyone is dead.
Production: 415 | Airdate: 2/21/2013
Written by: Julie Plec | Directed by: Lance Anderson
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In Review: Hope Dies Last
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Official synopsis: THE TERRIBLE TRUTH — When Stefan arrives back in Mystic Falls with Elena and Jeremy, Caroline is immediately worried about Elena’s state of mind. Stefan reaches out to Dr. Fell and Matt for help. Still on the island, Damon relays somber news to Rebekah, and is surprised at her reaction. Together, Damon and Rebekah learn an unexpected bit of recent history from Vaughn. Everyone is horrified when Bonnie reveals the rest of Shane’s plan. Finally, after Damon does his best to help her, Elena comes up with a plan of her own.
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EP16 Bring It On

The Vampire Diaries: Bring It On (416)
 
Elena: Be honest. You like me better like this.
Production: 416 | Airdate: 3/14/2013
Written by: Elisabeth R. Finch & Michael Narducci | Directed by: Jesse Warn
Guest Cast: Regan Deal (Woman), Katie Garfield (Blonde Girl), Aaron Jay Rome (Will)
Previously on The Vampire Diaries: Ian Somerhalder
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In Review: Don’t Care High
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Official synopsis: THE NEW NORMAL — Elena’s new outlook has everyone concerned, leading Stefan and Damon to agree that going back to the normal routine of high school would be the best thing for her. Caroline is pleasantly surprised when Elena decides to rejoin the cheerleading squad, but her pleasure turns to shock when Elena’s behavior proves dangerous. Not giving up on their search for the cure, Damon and Rebekah work together until his unwanted advice catches her off-guard. Klaus tries to use Hayley to get the information he’s after and makes an intriguing discovery in the process. Meanwhile, a bored Elena throws a wild party and gets into an ugly fight.
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EP17 Because The Night

The Vampire Diaries: Because The Night (417)
 
Klaus: Don’t underestimate the allure of darkness.
Production: 417 | Airdate: 3/21/2013
Written by: Brian Young & Charlie Charbonneau | Directed by: Garreth Stover
Guest Cast: Cynthia Addai-Robinson (Aja), Judson Blane (70s Guy), Holly Lynch (70s Girl), Taylor McPherson (Punk), Aaron Jay Rome (Will)
Previously on The Vampire Diaries: Ian Somerhalder
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In Review: Fool Me Once
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Official synopsis: FLASHBACK TO DAMON’S LIFE IN 1970s NEW YORK / THE BAND DEAD SARA PERFORMS — Realizing that Elena needs some time away from Mystic Falls, Damon takes her to New York City, where he lived and partied hard in the 1970s. When Rebekah also shows up in New York, she’s impressed with Elena’s secret agenda. Flashbacks reveal Damon’s hedonistic life in the underground club scene and a complicated encounter with Lexi. Meanwhile, Caroline and Stefan try to convince Klaus that it would be in his own best interest to help them track Silas down, and Bonnie struggles to keep her grasp on reality and do the right thing.
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EP18 American Gothic

The Vampire Diaries: American Gothic (418)
 
Katherine: Did it ever occur to you that you have no idea who I really am?
Damon: Did it ever occur to you that you’re not that deep?

Production: 418 | Airdate: 3/28/2013
Written by: Evan Bleiweiss & Jose Molina | Directed by: Kellie Cyrus
Guest Cast: Mackenzie Britt (Elena Double), Reegus Flenory (Mailman), Samantha Kacho (Waitress), Emily Morris (Lanie)
Previously on The Vampire Diaries: Candice Accola
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In Review: History Repeating
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Official synopsis: RACE FOR THE CURE — Elena and Rebekah take off in search of Katherine and find themselves in a small town in Pennsylvania, where Elena has a surprising encounter with another old acquaintance — Elijah. Stefan and Damon are both concerned about Elena’s state of mind and are determined to do what’s best for her, but she makes it clear that helping her will be difficult. Damon is not sure how to react when Stefan reveals his unexpected plan for the future. Meanwhile, in Mystic Falls, Klaus receives Caroline’s reluctant help and comes to a new understanding of Silas’ powers.
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EP19 Pictures of You

The Vampire Diaries: Pictures of You (419)
 
Rebekah: Name me a more human experience than the prom.
Elena: Death.

Production: 419 | Airdate: 4/18/2013
Written by: Neil Reynolds & Caroline Dries | Directed by: J. Miller Tobin
Guest Cast: Scott Parks (Silas)
Previously on The Vampire Diaries: Paul Wesley
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In Review: Make Some Memories
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Official synopsis: PROM NIGHT IN MYSTIC FALLS — After making a decision that infuriates Klaus, Elijah proposes a life-changing challenge for Rebekah. Caroline finds that her carefully laid plans for the perfect Senior Prom night are disrupted by Elena, so she turns to an amused Klaus for a solution. Determined to get through to Elena, Damon and Stefan both attend the prom, but the evening begins to spiral out of control despite their efforts. When Elena suddenly lashes out in a way no one could have predicted, Matt turns to Rebekah for help. Finally, Bonnie makes a terrifying discovery, and Klaus receives a message that could change everything.
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EP20 The Originals

The Vampire Diaries: The Originals (420)
 
Klaus: This town was my home once, and in my absence, Marcel has gotten everything that I ever wanted. Power. Loyalty. Family. I made him in my image and he has bettered me. I want what he has. I want to be king.
Production: 420 | Airdate: 4/25/2013
Written by: Julie Plec | Directed by: Chris Grismer
Guest Cast: Charles Michael Davis (Marcel), Daniella Pineda (Sophie Devereaux), Leah Pipes (Camille), Callard Harris (Thierry), Eka Darville (Diego), Malaya Rivera Drew (Jane-Anne Devereaux), Karen Kaia Livers (Fortune Teller), Jonathan Weiss (NOLA Tour Guide), Chris Osborn (Vampire #1), Derek Roberts (Vampire #2)
Previously on The Vampire Diaries: Joseph Morgan
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In Review: Run This Town
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Official synopsis: KLAUS RETURNS TO HIS PAST IN NEW ORLEANS — Acting on a mysterious tip that a plot is brewing against him in New Orleans, Klaus makes a trip to the town he and his family helped build. Klaus’ questions lead him to a reunion with his former protégé, Marcel, a charismatic vampire who has total control over the human and supernatural inhabitants of New Orleans. Determined to help his brother find redemption, Elijah follows Klaus and soon learns that Hayley has also come to the French Quarter searching for clues to her family history, and has fallen into the hands of a powerful witch named Sophie. Meanwhile, in Mystic Falls, Damon and Stefan continue with their plan for Elena, while Katherine reveals a surprising vulnerability to Rebekah and asks her to deliver a message.
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EP21 She’s Come Undone

The Vampire Diaries: She's Come Undone (421)
 
Damon (to Elena): Is the old you ready to come out and play?
Production: 421 | Airdate: 5/2/2013
Written by: Michael Narducci & Rebecca Sonnenshine | Directed by: Darnell Martin
Guest Cast: Scott Parks (Silas)
Previously on The Vampire Diaries: Candice Accola
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In Review: How To Deal
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Official synopsis: LET’S MAKE A DEAL — Damon and Stefan try a brutal new approach to provoke Elena into turning her humanity back on, and Caroline is frustrated when her attempt to intervene backfires. When Elena figures out a way to call the Salvatore brothers’ bluff, they call for backup from a surprising source. Matt gives Rebekah some unsolicited advice on her life choices, and she tries to help him in return. Caroline has a confusing and dangerous encounter with Klaus, and Katherine is suspicious when Bonnie makes her an offer that she promises will benefit them both.
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EP22 The Walking Dead

The Vampire Diaries: The Walking Dead (422)
 
Bonnie: Oh my god. I’m dead.
Production: 422 | Airdate: 5/9/2013
Written by: Brian Young & Caroline Dries | Directed by: Rob Hardy
Guest Cast: Scott Parks (Silas), Mackenzie Britt (Elena Double)
Previously on The Vampire Diaries: Kat Graham
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In Review: The End Is Nigh
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Official synopsis: SOMETHING WICKED — As Graduation Day approaches, Caroline tries to distract Elena by focusing on simple tasks like sending out announcements, but Elena won’t be swayed from her new obsession. Sheriff Forbes calls Damon and Stefan to the hospital, where someone has been attacking patients. Still trying to force Katherine to help her, Bonnie refuses to give up on her plan to defeat Silas. As a violent wind storm causes a power outage in Mystic Falls, ghosts suddenly appear – some with good intentions and some bent on revenge.
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EP23 Graduation

The Vampire Diaries: Graduation (423)
 
Stefan: I’m not happy about Elena, but I’m not not-happy for you either. I just want you to know that.
Damon: Thanks, brother.

Production: 423 | Airdate: 5/16/2013
Written by: Julie Plec & Caroline Dries | Directed by: Chris Grismer
Guest Cast: Cynthia Addai-Robinson (Aja), Vincent Farrell (Stefan Double), Micah Joe Parker (Adrian)
Previously on The Vampire Diaries: Paul Wesley
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In Review: Not Not Happy
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Official synopsis: WHO WILL TAKE THE CURE? — On Graduation Day, Mystic Falls is overrun with ghosts intent on settling old scores and fulfilling their supernatural destinies. Damon’s life is in danger after a ghostly encounter, while Matt and Rebekah join forces to battle a ghost determined to find the cure. As everyone gathers for the graduation ceremony and the ghosts converge, help comes from an unlikely hero. Caroline receives a touching and unexpected graduation present, and Bonnie’s plan leads to the closing of the veil. Elena makes a decision about the Salvatore brothers and faces an epic confrontation with Katherine . Finally, Stefan discovers a horrifying clue to the mystery surrounding Silas.
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