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William McKinley High School once had a champion glee club, but now they're floundering. That's when an idealistic Spanish teacher takes up their cause, vowing to transform the rag-tag group of chart-topping music and unforgettable characters... and give a cheer for GLEE! With footage not shown on television and a locker full of special features, this edition will fill you with GLEE! Written by Press summary

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Trivia

The scene where Rachel reprimands Finn for deciding to quit Glee because his friends tease him originally ended with her slapping him. In her audition, Lea Michele reached across the table without any hesitation and slapped one of the casting directors, who was reading Finn for her. When the other casting directors erupted with laughter, Michele sternly told them "This isn't comedy - that was my sad face! Now, I'm going to do it again and you're all going to cry." See more »

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When other students sign their names to the Glee Club sign-up sheet, we see Artie's name has been written as "Arty". See more »

Quotes

Sue Sylvester: [at cheerleading practice] You think this is hard? Try being waterboarded, *that's* hard!
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Version of Glee: Pilot (2009) See more »

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Flight of the Bumblebee
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Performed by The Swingle Singers
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