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Breaking Bad

Breaking Bad is a drama about Walter White, a chemistry professor who is diagnosed with lung cancer. He enlists the help of his former student Jesse Pinkman to manufacture and sell methamphetamine. AMC 2008-???

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Season 4

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1 Box Cutter Victor arrives to see Gale's dead body and finds J...
Victor arrives to see Gale's dead body and finds Jesse nearby in his car. He brings Jesse back to the lab and they wait with Mike and Walt for Gus' arrival. Gus arrives, slowly takes off his suit, kills Victor and tells Jesse and Walt to get back to work. Meanwhile Skyler wakes to discover Walt's car in her drive way. She moves it so as not to raise questions with Walter Jr and then goes to see if he is at his new apartment. Marie is dealing with home patient Hank who remains inconsolable about his rehabilitation.
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2 Thirty-Eight Snub Walt buys a gun and prepares to kill Gus. He gets ...
Walt buys a gun and prepares to kill Gus. He gets as far as his street but Gus calls him to tell him to go home. Walt approaches Mike and points out that they are both threatened by Gus and should take him out together. Meanwhile Jesse is doing everything he can to escape from his mind. He has bought a huge new stereo system and Badger and Skinny Pete come round to do some drugs and party. Skyler attempts to buy the car wash and Hank becomes colder and colder toward Marie.
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3 Open House Skyler keeps pushing Walt into buying the car wash...
Skyler keeps pushing Walt into buying the car wash. She finally hits on a plan to persuade Bogdan to sell to her. Jesse becomes ever number and opens his home up to all the local meth addicts. Marie visits local open houses and pretends to be someone else. She also begins to collect little mementos and is eventually arrested for theft. Hank gets her out and a colleague of his drops by with Gale's lab notes for him to look at.
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4 Bullet Points Mike is attacked by men while transporting some "c...
Mike is attacked by men while transporting some "chicken" goods. Skyler prepares a thorough explanation of Walt's blackjack addiction to present to Hank and Marie. Once there Hank shows Walt Gale's lab notes and a karaoke video. Walt races to find Jesse and warn him that he is being investigated. Jesse is robbed by one of his addict house guests and Mike and Tyrus catch him and bring back the money. Mike warns Gus that Jesse is out of control and drives him out into the desert.
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5 Shotgun Mike takes Jesse around the state to pick up money...
Mike takes Jesse around the state to pick up money drops. Jesse begins to see himself as the lookout and when they are attacked he leaps into action to save the day. Walt freaks out about Jesse being gone but is reassured over the phone. He heads home and after buying the car wash he sleeps with Skyler. She suggests he moves back in but he appears reluctant. At dinner with Hank and Marie he inadvertently pushes Hank back onto the Heisenberg case after talking down Gale's achievements.
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6 Cornered The Cartel hit one of the Los Pollos trucks more e...
The Cartel hit one of the Los Pollos trucks more effectively this time. Skyler frets over Walt's safety and he angrily explains that he is the threat and not the threatened. She temporarily leaves the house and contemplates moving state. Walt buys Walter Jr an expensive sports car. Mike calls on Jesse to help him stake out a couple of meth heads. In his absence Walt hires some of the laundry workers to clean the lab for him. Gus agrees to meet with the representatives of the Cartel.
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7 Problem Dog Walt asks Jesse to kill Gus for him. Jesse says he...
Walt asks Jesse to kill Gus for him. Jesse says he will but memories of killing Gale still haunt him. Mike arms him at the meeting with the Cartel where Gus is given an ultimatum. Walt hands over money for Skyler to launder and she is shocked at the amount. Hank does his investigating and links Gus to Gale.
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8 Hermanos We get a flashback to when the cousins were killed...
We get a flashback to when the cousins were killed and see Gus telling Tio all about it. In the present Gus comes into to answer questions from the DEA. He convinces everyone else with his alibi but Hank isn't buying it. He asks Walt to plant a tracker on Gus' car. Walt freaks out and asks Jesse to kill Gus as quick as he can. Gus visits Tio in the old people's home and in flashback we see the time when they first met and Gus' partner was killed.
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9 Bug Hank is disappointed to see no interesting locatio...
Hank is disappointed to see no interesting locations on the bug he placed on Gus' car. He researches a Los Pollos distribution centre nearby and asks Walt to take him there. Walt tips off Mike and while Jesse is helping clean the place out the Cartel shoot one of Mike's men. Jesse goes to dinner with Gus to ask him about the Cartel. Gus asks Jesse to go to Mexico to teach them how to cook Walt's formula. Jesse asks Walt for help but they end up in a vicious fight. Meanwhile Skyler gets a surprise visit from Ted Beneke who is being audited.
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10 Salud Walter Jr is less than thrilled with his new car. ...
Walter Jr is less than thrilled with his new car. Walt is nowhere to be found and so Jr drives over to find him. Walt is struggling to stay awake after taking pain killers and alcohol to get over his fight with Jesse. Saul passes money from Skyler to Ted Beneke with a flimsy inheritance story. He then tells Skyler what Ted is doing with the money and she heads over to see him. Gus, Mike and Jesse fly down to Mexico to cook meth. Jesse does his job and cooks some pure blue crystal before being told that he will now work for the Cartel. The three of them are welcomed to Don Eladio's house and Gus has brought a special gift for their host.
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11 Crawl Space Jesse takes Gus and Mike to a specially created fa...
Jesse takes Gus and Mike to a specially created facility where they are treated for their ailments. Gus pushes Jesse to take over from Walt but he won't. Gus taunts Tio once more with the revenge he has exacted. Hank asks Walt to take him to the industrial laundry and so Walt crashes the car. Walt begs Jesse to help him but he won't. Gus kidnaps Walt, fires him and threatens to kill his family if he gets in the way of him killing Hank. Walt races to Saul and asks him for his escape plan. He also gets him to place a call to the DEA to protect Hank. Walt rushes home and is desperate to discover that Skyler has given so much of the money to Ted Beneke. Meanwhile Skyler uses Saul's heavies to force Ted to pay the IRS what he owes.
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12 End Times Walt arranges for Hank's protective custody to inc...
Walt arranges for Hank's protective custody to include Skyler and the children. He stays out of it and waits to be killed. Hank encourages Gomez to check out the industrial laundry and so he does. Jesse still refuses to let Gus kill Walt and Gus says that there will be an appropriate response. Jesse learns that Brock is suddenly ill and thinks it is ricin poisoning. He goes to see Walt and threatens to kill him. Walt persuades him to see that this was Gus' plan to get rid of him. They concoct a plan to kill Gus using a car bomb.
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13 Face Off Walt asks Jesse to think of somewhere he can catch...
Walt asks Jesse to think of somewhere he can catch Gus with no cameras or men watching him. Jesse is picked up by the police to answer questions about the ricin. Walt pays Saul's secretary to call him and get him to save Jesse. Jesse sends a message back telling Walt about Tio. Walt visits Tio and offers him the chance for revenge on Gus. Tio asks to speak to Hank and the DEA. Once there he says nothing but Gus naturally sends Tyrus to search for surveillance equipment in Tio's room. When Tyrus gives the all clear Gus arrives to put Tio out of his misery.
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