Everyone gathers at the Summers home for Buffy's twenty-first birthday party and it goes well... at first. Feeling neglected by Buffy and the gang, Dawn's wish to keep people from leaving her is answered by Halfrek, who binds the attendees of the party to the house. When Tara tries a spell to free them, she only makes the situation worse by accidentally releasing a demon trapped inside a sword. Written by
Did You Know?
In Dawn's classroom, the teacher is saying, "... if we can come up with things Jim lost during his years in Shanghai, and things he gained." She is referring to author J.G. Ballard
, whose autobiographical novel "Empire of the Sun" was adapted to film in Empire of the Sun
(1987). See more
As Spike walks toward the front door at 40:53, you can see part of a lighting instrument at the top edge of the frame, just left of the door. See more
See? I-it's a battery-operated back massager. And it's portable so you can take it with you on patrol.
It's like, instant gratification for all your little acheys.
[Spike smirks at Buffy
Great! Thanks! Uh, what's next?
References The Exterminating Angel
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Theme
Written by Nerf Herder
Performed by Brandon K. Verrett See more