The Vampire Diaries: Season 2, Episode 5

Kill or Be Killed (7 Oct. 2010)

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Mason earns the moonstone by telling Tyler how his Lockwood vampire curse was triggered in his student days by an accidentally fatal brawl escalation on a spring-break Miami excursion, all ... See full summary »

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Mason earns the moonstone by telling Tyler how his Lockwood vampire curse was triggered in his student days by an accidentally fatal brawl escalation on a spring-break Miami excursion, all orchestrated by Kathryn, but leaves out that he's in league with her. Jeremy becomes mates again with lonely Tyler. The Salvatore brothers get trapped in a forest ruin by the sheriff after Mason convinces her that Damon is a vampire. Caroline exposes herself to save them. Written by KGF Vissers

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When Caroline is sitting down in the dungeon on the Lockwood Estate and has blood on her mouth, the blood changes its consistency. See more »

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Damon Salvatore: [Appears behind Stefan] What are you doing?
Stefan Salvatore: Negotiating peace on your behalf.
Damon Salvatore: But I don't want peace!
Stefan Salvatore: Well, consider it opposite then.
Damon Salvatore: Stefan. Please tell me you don't seriously think a handshake just solved our problem?
Stefan Salvatore: No actually, I think that the first chance Mason Lockwood gets he's going to drive a stake through your heart... and then through mine, all because you took it upon yourself to try and kill him. So thank you, because we don't have enough problems!
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Disclosing Secrets
11 September 2013 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

Mason discloses to Tyler how he triggered the Lockwood family curse and turned into a werewolf when he accidentally killed his friend Jimmy in Florida. Meanwhile Stefan and Elena decide to simulate a fight to lure Katherine. Stefan, Damon and Mason go to a picnic and Mason tells to Liz that Stefan and Damon are vampires. Then Mason goes to the woods and Stefan and Damon confront him, but the Salvatore brothers are hit by Liz and two deputies and Liz injects them with verbena. Tyler discloses the secret of his family to Jeremy and he decides to give the moonstone to Mason. Caroline is forced to expose herself to her mother to save Stefan and Damon. Mason brings the stone to a car parked in a dark area and delivers it to Katherine, who had plotted the attack of Jimmy.

"Kill or Be Killed" is an engaging episode of "The Vampire Diaries" where secrets are disclosed: Mason to Tyler about the Lockwood family curse; Mason to Liz about who the Salvatore brothers really are; Tyler to Jeremy about the curse of his family; and Caroline to Liz about what she has become. However the secret of the moonstone is still a mystery to be revealed on the next episodes. My vote is eight.

Title (Brazil): "Kill or Be Killed"


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