Grey's Anatomy: Season 5, Episode 8

These Ties That Bind (13 Nov. 2008)

TV Episode  -   -  Drama | Romance
7.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.9/10 from 317 users  
Reviews: 2 user

Izzie wrestles with her ghost, Torres uses a ground-breaking procedure to get her mind off of Hahn, and the interns continue teaching themselves spurred on by a new cohort.

Director:

Writers:

(created by),
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 60 images
created 03 Jun 2011
 
a list of 3792 titles
created 03 Feb 2013
 
a list of 1087 titles
created 12 Jun 2013
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: These Ties That Bind (13 Nov 2008)

These Ties That Bind (13 Nov 2008) on IMDb 7.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Grey's Anatomy.
« Previous Episode | 86 of 229 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Edit

Storyline

Meredith's best friend from college shows up on her doorstep and Cristina feels threatened by it. Meredith thinks Sloan is putting the moves on her half-sister and asks Derek to intervene, while the interns practice sutures on each other and Izzie still feels Denny's presence. Hahn is suddenly gone from Seattle Grace and everyone immediately feel at odds over her replacement. Written by Moviedude1

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

13 November 2008 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Every episode of the show is named after a famous song. "The Ties That Bind" is a song by RJ Cowdery. See more »

Goofs

Dr. Virginia Dixon says that the first successful transplant surgery was performed on September 7, 1896 by Dr. Ludwig Rehn. However, the truth is that Dr. Rehn performed the world's first successful heart surgery (not transplant) on September 9, 1896. See more »

Quotes

Clay Bedonie: You have your beliefs, I have mine.
Dr. Virginia Dixon: I don't have beliefs, I have science.
Clay Bedonie: Science is a belief, belief in only what you can see and touch. I believe in more.
See more »

Connections

References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

Soundtracks

The Uniform
(uncredited)
Performed by The Flying Tourbillon Orchestra
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
and I thought it cant get any worse
16 November 2008 | by (Bratislava, Slovakia) – See all my reviews

this was the most hypocritical and disgusting thing I have ever seen on TV. I don't know where they are going with the Izzie storyline and Im not sure I want to know. he is dead but no one can rest in piece because they keep on dragging his dead body out of the grave to annoy and hurt. I thought after the disaster they came up with in the third season there cant be anything worse but I severely underestimated the writers. they can do worse. so much worse.

I don't like Merediths old friend. she is annoying.

Im not sure I like the way they are showing McArmy down our throats. tone it down a little he is an interesting character but it is too much at once. but Kevin MvKidd is awesome. he deserves better.

I don't like the idea of Mark & Lexie.

basically the only thing I liked about this episode was MerDer and the Mark/Callie friendship. and that was like 3,5 minutes of the show.

I even wont start on how they are treating Alex or I would be here all night. I though Greys got their groove back. but now it seems more as though they completely lost their minds


11 of 30 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
S3 finale: Why did they pick Torres for chief resident? nanonta
Arizona has great chemistry with...Amelia roxist
He's not the sun. You are. jenna198402
An izzy return would shake up the show big time gareth_walsh
Buddha baby Pmar210
Pierce way too young to be cardio consultant lynniepinnie22
Discuss These Ties That Bind (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page