Phoebe has a vision of herself being burnt to death, the sisters travel ten years into the future to learn what happened. Only to discover that she used her powers to kill Cal Greene, causing a local D.A. named Nathanial Pratt to begin modern day witch trials as a platform for political office. Written by
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According to the series' Stunt Coordinator in the Charmed season eight DVD bonus features, the effect of Prue's telekinesis destroying the attic in this episode was accomplished by rigging every object in the room to strings which were then tied to a Chevy Suburban truck. When Prue flicks her hand on camera the driver is cued to accelerate the truck on the other side of the attic window. This caused all the tied objects to crash through both the attic window and wall to dramatic effect. See more
Future Prue and Piper are flicking through the book of shadows looking for the Return Spell to get back to there current time. They say its not in there, but Prue Actually flicks past the spell clearly written in the book twice in the episode. See more
I love the smell of burnt witch in the morning.
At least I'm paying for my crime. There'll come a day where you have to pay for yours too.
Remorseless to the end. Let today be a lesson to all those who would seek to defy human nature with their way of life. Let today serve notice that black magic will not be tolerated in our society and let today be remembered as the day we burned the witch.
The opening credits for this episode is unique, featuring only the Charmed Ones and no other actor or actress. See more
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