Supernatural: Season 2, Episode 18

Hollywood Babylon (19 Apr. 2007)

TV Episode  -   -  Drama | Fantasy | Horror
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The Winchesters go undercover as PAs on a haunted movie set after getting wind of reports of tag teaming ghosts. The brothers deal with an asinine studio executive out to make cheap ... See full summary »

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The Winchesters go undercover as PAs on a haunted movie set after getting wind of reports of tag teaming ghosts. The brothers deal with an asinine studio executive out to make cheap marketing stunts(guest star Gary Cole), a disenfranchised screenwriter seeking revenge for unnecessary revisions to a formally great script, and Dean's fan-boyish feelings for the leading lady. Written by Derfel85

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The title "Hollywood Babylon" is taken from an infamous book by Kenneth Anger that allegedly exposed the seamy underside of Hollywood and many famous people in the movie industry. It was banned in the United States for ten years and the subject of lawsuits as most of its material was poorly sourced. See more »

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When Dean is shown with a headset for the first time (18:10), it looks like the other end of the headset wire isn't attached to anything. However, what we see is the clip used to hold the cable to your clothes, that Dean isn't using. See more »

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[while trekking through a cemetery at night]
Dean Winchester: Man, this map is totally worth the 5 bucks. Hey, we gotta go check out Johnny Ramone's grave when we're done here.
Sam Winchester: You wanna dig him up, too?
Dean Winchester: Bite your tongue, heathen!
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A Joke and Tribute to Hollywood People
23 July 2008 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

Dean and Sam go to Hollywood to investigate a haunted studio where the lead actress Tara Benchley of a horror movie saw a member of the crew dead and a ghost. Sam researches and finds that four people have died along the last eighty years and the ghost could be any of them. The Winchester brothers are mistaken as PAs and discover that the event was actually a marketing strategy to promote the film. But when the producer Brad Redding first and another executive later die in the set, they discover that a revengeful screenwriter is really summoning fiends in the shooting.

"Hollywood Babylon" is a funny episode, a joke and tribute to Hollywood people. Dean is hilarious, fascinated with the life and the lead actress of the movie. There are also many references to horror movies in this enjoyable episode. My vote is eight.

Title (Brazil): "Assombração em Hollywood" (Ghost in Hollywood")


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