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
At 39:30, as Tara is packing up Willow's magic supplies, the camera angle changes and her left hand, which was palm-down holding a plastic bag, is suddenly palm-up holding several sprigs of herbs. See more
So, you ever think about NOT celebrating your birthday? Just to try it, I mean...
References The Exterminating Angel
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Theme
Written by Nerf Herder
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