Supernatural: Season 3, Episode 9

Malleus Maleficarum (31 Jan. 2008)

TV Episode  -   -  Drama | Fantasy | Horror
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The seemingly harmless practices of a group of neighborhood witches goes bad when one of them kills a woman. Ruby offers her assistance... but she has a few secrets of her own.

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When the couple, Paul Arthur and Janet Dutton, arrive home Janet mysteriously loses her teeth while brushing them and finally dies. Dean and Sam investigate the case and Sam finds a hex bag hidden in the bathroom. They note that Paul is evasive when they ask if he has an enemy. However when they save Paul from an evil spell, he tells him that he had an affair with the unstable Amanda Burns. Dean and Sam head to her house and find her dead in the middle of witchcraft paraphernalia. They soon discover that the housewives, Elizabeth and Renee Van Allen, are practicing witchcraft with the Book of Shadows for self-profit. They have formed the book club with Amanda and Tammi Benton. When Ruby saves the life of Dean, he learns that a powerful demon is leading the housewives and Sam and he are in danger. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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When reporting Amanda's dead body Dean says the address is 309 Mayfair Circle. This is probably a reference to Anne Rice's 'Mayfair Witches'. See more »

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Dean Winchester: You wanna kill me? Get in line, bitch.
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Burn, Witch, Burn!
26 August 2009 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

When the couple Paul Arthur and Janet Dutton arrives home, Janet mysteriously loses her teeth while brushing them and finally dies. Dean and Sam investigate the case and Sam finds a hex bag hidden in the bathroom. They note that Paul is evasive when they ask if he has an enemy; however when they save Paul from an evil spell, he tells that he had an affair with the unstable Amanda Burns. Dean and Sam head to her house and find her dead in the middle of witchcraft stuffs. Sooner they discover that the housewife witches Elizabeth and Renee Van Allen are practicing witchcraft with the Book of Shadows for self-profit and they have formed the book club with Amanda and Tammi Benton. When Ruby saves the life of Dean, he learns that a powerful demon is leading the housewives and Sam and he are in danger.

"Malleus Maleficarum" is so far the best episode of the Third Season of Supernatural. The engaging story reveals truths and the origins of the demons, and shows that apparently Ruby is a "good" demon that keeps her human characteristics. "Burn, Witch, Burn! a.k.a. "Night of the Eagle" that Dean mentions is one of the most frightening movies of witchcraft that I have ever watched. My vote is nine.

Title (Brazil): "Magia Negra" ("Black Magic")


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