Wings: Season 8, Episode 21

Oedipus Wrecks (7 May 1997)

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Casey dates a younger man while Brian dates the younger man's mother. In the meantime, Joe and Roy face their fear of circuses.



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Emily Palmer
Bippy the Clown
Shawn Palmer


Brian is dating a woman who has a son. He's OK with it till he sees just how old he is, which makes him question her age which he doesn't want to ask her. And things get more complicated when her son hooks up with Casey. When a circus comes to the island, Helen wants to go and invites everyone to join her. Roy and Antonio go but Joe because of a past experience doesn't. Roy comes back humiliated because of the clowns. Joe convinces him to go back and confront him and Roy tells Joe he needs to face what happened to him. Written by

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The title refers to "Oedipus Rex," which, in English, is "Oedipus the King." This play from the classical era is attributed to Sophocles and focuses on Oedipus, who unknowingly fulfills the prophecy that said he would kill his father and marry his mother. When he discovers what has happened, his wife/mother hangs herself and Oedipus gouges out his own eyes. See more »

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