Breaking Bad: Season 5, Episode 3

Hazard Pay (29 Jul. 2012)

TV Episode  |  TV-14  |   |  Crime, Drama, Thriller
8.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.1/10 from 6,964 users  
Reviews: 11 user | 15 critic

Walt, Jesse and Mike start up business together.

Director:

Writers:

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

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

ON DISC

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 34 titles
created 06 Nov 2011
 
a list of 544 titles
created 17 Apr 2012
 
a list of 30 titles
created 29 Sep 2013
 
a list of 33 titles
created 08 Mar 2014
 
a list of 62 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Hazard Pay" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Hazard Pay (29 Jul 2012)

Hazard Pay (29 Jul 2012) on IMDb 8.1/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Breaking Bad.
« Previous Episode | 49 of 62 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
Hank Schrader (credit only)
...
...
...
...
Fred Cruz ...
...
...
...
...
...
Ira
...
Edit

Storyline

Walt, Jessie, and Mike's business starts back up. Walt finds an ingenious solution to the problem of where to set up the lab, Jesse makes a decision about his personal life, and Mike visits each of his crew to ensure that they stay mum, even with the feds pressuring them. Hank goes back to work. Skyler remains numb, and Marie badgers her about what's wrong. Walt is in for a surprise when Mike divides the money from the first cook. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

29 July 2012 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This episode showcases the only meeting between Mike and Huell, as well as a brief path-crossing between Mike and Skinny Pete / Badger. See more »

Quotes

Saul Goodman: He's okay? He said he was gonna break my legs. And don't tell me he didn't mean it, okay? 'Cause he gave me the dead mackerel eyes. He meant it.
Walter White: Saul, Mike threatened me. He threatened Jesse. He probably threatened someone before breakfast this morning. It's what he does. Come on. Grow a pair.
See more »

Connections

Features Scarface (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

On A Clear Day You Can See Forever
Written by Burton Lane and Alan Jay Lerner
Performed by The Peddlers
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Takin' Care of Business!
10 February 2015 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is the third episode of the fifth episode of Breaking Bad. Compared to the first two episodes, this episode is a little on the slow side. But the characterization is the key focus of the episode and in that regard, it truly works. There were some funny moments with some involving Saul (of course), and one surprisingly involving Skinny Pete and Badger.

In this episode, "Hazard Pay," Walt, Jesse, and Mike begin to start cooking their first batch of meth. Mike visits Gus's former workers in prison to tell them to remain silent. Jesse makes an important personal decision on the insistence of Walt. Hank goes back to work. Skylar has a breakdown which prompts Marie to ask Walt for the truth.

Overall, this is a very good episode even if it is on the slower side of things. But this episode shows us how each of our characters are changing, and we see Skylar on the way to her breaking point. It will be interesting to see what happens next. I rate this episode 9/10.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Vastly over rated so far..hope it gets better rockandroll6969
Was Gale Boetticher gay/queer? sonofspam1972
Would anyone else have preferred if Walt went full bad greener6
Name the performances from best to worst danielfrost13
Anyone else liked the show more when it was dark comedy? mrcohaagen
Why wont Skylar turn on Walter? sonofspam1972
Discuss Hazard Pay (2012) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page