The Vampire Diaries: Season 1, Episode 10

The Turning Point (19 Nov. 2009)

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After reading a journal kept by a Gilbert ancestor, Jeremy begins to sketch again, a hobby he quit when his parents died. Meanwhile, Sheriff Forbes notifies Damon of another vampire attack ... See full summary »



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Episode cast overview:
Bonnie Bennett (as Katerina Graham)
Vicki Donovan (credit only)
Alaric Saltzman (as Matt Davis)
Logan Fell (as Chris Johnson)
Mayor Richard Lockwood (as Rob Pralgo)


After reading a journal kept by a Gilbert ancestor, Jeremy begins to sketch again, a hobby he quit when his parents died. Meanwhile, Sheriff Forbes notifies Damon of another vampire attack and Damon offers to try to track down the killer. Alaric helps Jeremy, Tyler, and Mayor Lockwood in different ways with Jeremy's grades, Tyler's football practice, and the mayor with information about the vampire attacks and of his obsession with tracking the one who killed his fiancée down. Also, Elena makes a shocking discovery about Stefan and of his intentions. Written by matt-282

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Logan, the newly turned vampire, claims he cannot get in his own house because he got no one to let him in as Logan lives alone. But if no one human lives in a house vampires can get in without being invited in as it was implied in the situation with Damon killing Ms. Gibbons to get into the tomb vampires' lair. See more »


Elena Gilbert: I know you say you don't want to be in my life because you bring all the bad stuff... But I already had the bad stuff. I was buried in it.
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The Short Career of the New Vampire in Mystic Falls
24 July 2013 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

Logan is not invited by Jenna into the house and attacks a girl on the street. Sheriff Forbes calls Damon to tell him that there was another vampire attack in Mystic Falls. Damon uses Caroline to locate Logan using the watch, but he is surprised by Logan that uses wooden bullets to hurt him. Then he asks how Damon can walk in the sunlight while Damon asks Logan who turned him into a vampire. Stefan tells Elena that he will stay in Mystic Falls to protect her from the vampire. At the Career night, he sees Logan and warns Elena to tell Jenna to stay away of Logan. When Sheriff Forbes sees Logan, she becomes aware of who is the vampire in town. Logan offers a ride home to Caroline but Damon and Stefan rescue her, but Damon spares him expecting to learn how to get to the tomb under the old church. Rick helps Jeremy and Tyler from the abusive treatment of Mayor Lockwood. Then Rick stabs Logan and destroys the vampire. Stefan and Elena make love but when she sees a photo of Katherine on the desk, she leaves Stefan's room very upset and leaves her necklace on the picture.

Fortunately Logan is gone since this arrogant character was very unpleasant. Caroline is used by Damon again, and it is funny the explanation that he would interfere with the compass. The "fish or cut bait" between Stefan and Elena continues. What has Elena hit on the road? But the mysterious Alaric "Rick" Saltzman seems to be the most promising character for the next episodes. My vote is eight.

Title (Brazil): "The Turning Point"

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