Angel: Season 5, Episode 18

Origin (21 Apr. 2004)

TV Episode  -   -  Action | Drama | Fantasy
8.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.5/10 from 471 users  
Reviews: 4 user | 1 critic

Parents bring their son to Wolfram and Hart to try to make sense of their son's superhuman abilities. Team Angel wants their assistance, but Angel refuses, because it's his son Connor. A ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(created by), (created by), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 21 titles
created 24 Jun 2012
 
a list of 10 titles
created 09 Sep 2012
 
a list of 22 titles
created 03 Mar 2013
 
a list of 85 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 42 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Origin" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Origin (21 Apr 2004)

Origin (21 Apr 2004) on IMDb 8.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Angel.
« Previous Episode | 107 of 111 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Adrienne Evans ...
Colleen (as Adrienne Brett Evans)
...
Edit

Storyline

Parents bring their son to Wolfram and Hart to try to make sense of their son's superhuman abilities. Team Angel wants their assistance, but Angel refuses, because it's his son Connor. A demon is after Connor, but without his memories of his old life, he doesn't have much of a chance against the demon. True memories are revealed for Connor and a member of Team Angel Written by Jesse Sanchez

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Certificate:

TV-14
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

21 April 2004 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

According to Andy Hallett, it was during the filming of this episode that the cast and crew were given the news that the show was canceled. See more »

Quotes

Illyria: I'd like to keep Spike as my pet.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
"Borrowed" ideas from Dark Angel
26 November 2008 | by (Brooklyn, NY US) – See all my reviews

I'm fully an Angel fan, but I have to say that this thing with Connor being given a new life was obviously "borrowed" from a Dark Angel ep entitled "Some Assembly Required," in which Max's 'brother' has his memory wiped and rather than helping him get it back she sets him up with a new life complete with a fake past.

She even uses a line at the end almost identical to Connor's in the "Origin" episode.

Max (Dark Angel, Season 2, "Some Assembly Required"): "But sometimes you have to make sacrifices to protect the ones you love. I learned that from my brother."

Connor (Angel, Season 5, "Origin"): "You gotta do what you can to protect your family. I learned that from my father."


0 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Wes vs The Rest of the Gang S03 viishy
Doyle Francine_Pefko
'Angel's' weak episodes are worse than 'Buffy's' npiazza91
Angel's a Puppet! cshibles101
Evil, yet redeemable, Cordie??? allmytee_magoo
I Don't Understand 'Angel' fans who hate Buffy. foxmulder1993
Discuss Origin (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page