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Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Buffy the Vampire Slayer is a drama about a young girl who inherits the powers to fight the demons that threaten the Earth. She lives in Sunnydale, California which happens to be the Hellmouth and must learn to master her powers while also trying to have some semblance of a normal life. The WB 1997 - 2001. UPN 2002-03.

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Season 7

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1 Lessons Buffy teaches Dawn about slaying and is apprehensi...
Buffy teaches Dawn about slaying and is apprehensive about the rebuilt Sunnydale High School. Buffy hangs around after dropping off Dawn and is not surprised to be attacked in the bathroom. As she searches for a demon Dawn is attacked in class. Dawn and another girl fall through the bathroom floor and are tormented by three dead spirits in the basement. Buffy comes to their aid but runs into an unhinged Spike. With help from Xander, who is helping with construction, they defeat the spirits. The Principal offers Buffy a job as a sort-of counsellor and she accepts. Willow is in England recovering with Giles but feels the power of the hellmouth on the move. Anya is being mocked by other Vengeance Demons for being too lenient. Spike is lectured by a shapeshifting being.
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2 Beneath You Buffy dreams of a girl being killed in Germany who...
Buffy dreams of a girl being killed in Germany who says “From Beneath You it Devours.” A Sunnydale woman Nancy is then attacked from beneath the ground. Xander helps her and Spike appears, seemingly sane, offering to do the same. They work out that Anya cursed Nancy’s ex-boyfriend and Xander convinces her to reverse the spell. At that moment Spike stabs at the monster connecting with the man and being gripped by guilt as a result.
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3 Same Time, Same Place At the airport Willow doesn’t appear to Buffy, X...
At the airport Willow doesn’t appear to Buffy, Xander and Dawn’s sadness. However she did arrive but couldn’t see any of them. Meanwhile the flayed body of a boy is found at the school and Buffy fears the worst. Willow visits Anya and Spike and begins to track down the demon Gnarl who was really responsible. The rest of the Scoobies do the same and track him to his cave.
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4 Help Buffy begins work at the school and tries to offer...
Buffy begins work at the school and tries to offer good advice to the students. She is shaken when one of them, Cassie, says she is certain of her own impending death. Buffy asks Dawn to befriend her and furiously investigates.
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5 Selfless Anya grants a humiliated girls wish and slaughters...
Anya grants a humiliated girls wish and slaughters a whole Frat house. Willow discovers the bodies and Buffy decides to kill Anya despite Xander's protests. Willow talks to D'Hoffryn who steps in to offer Anya a choice. In flashback we see Anya becoming a Vengeance Demon, revelling in her work and then singing of her love for being Xander's wife.
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6 Him Spike moves in with Xander again. Dawn falls in lo...
Spike moves in with Xander again. Dawn falls in love with the Highschool quarterback. Buffy becomes concerned with the intensity of her feelings but then falls for RJ herself. Xander, Willow and Anya scramble to find out what love spell is causing this.
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7 Conversations with Dead People Buffy is about to slay a vampire when he recognise...
Buffy is about to slay a vampire when he recognises her. Holden Webstar was at Sunnydale High with her and does a little psychoanalysis while they fight. Dawn is at home alone when the house becomes haunted by a spirit who appears to be attacking Joyce. Willow is studying in the university library when Cassie appears. She claims to be speaking on behalf of Tara. Spike picks up a girl at the Bronze. Andrew and Jonathan return to Sunnydale High looking for a symbol with a connection to the "From Beneath You it Devours" evil.
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8 Sleeper Buffy returns home to find out what happened to Da...
Buffy returns home to find out what happened to Dawn and Willow. She wonders if what Holden told her was a lie. She follows Spike and then discovers that several girls have gone missing. He doesn't remember anything but we see him burying bodies.
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9 Never Leave Me Buffy ties Spike up and tries to jog his memory. W...
Buffy ties Spike up and tries to jog his memory. Willow runs into Andrew at the butchers where he is buying blood. She drags him home and Xander and Anya interrogate him. Suddenly Spike turns and tries to kill Andrew. Then some Bringers attack and abduct Spike. Buffy realises that she is fighting the First evil. Principal Wood buries Jonathan's body. The First drains Spike and opens the portal which allows a powerful looking vampire to emerge.
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10 Bring on the Night Giles arrives with three potential Slayers to prot...
Giles arrives with three potential Slayers to protect. He says there will be no written information about the First Evil as it pre-dates the written word. Buffy goes in search of Spike but runs into the Turok-Han who beats her up and only sunlight can save her. She won’t sleep despite a dream induced Joyce telling her to. Principal Wood is prowling around suspiciously. The Scoobies board up Buffy’s house but one of the potentials runs away. She is killed by the Turok-Han who then beats down Buffy.
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11 Showtime Buffy gathers more Potential Slayers in her home. ...
Buffy gathers more Potential Slayers in her home. One of them, Eve, talks about the pointlessness of this endeavour. When Buffy finds Eve's dead body at a motel she realises the First has been in her home. The expanded Scooby gang grab their weapons and Willow casts a protection spell. The Turok-Han breaks through and they all flee to one of Xander's building sites.
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12 Potential It emerges that a new Potential is already in Sunn...
It emerges that a new Potential is already in Sunnydale. Willow performs a spell to discover who it is and it seems to be Dawn. Overwhelmed by the implications she heads out and runs into Amanda from school. Amanda tells her that she was attacked at school by a vampire and locked it in a classroom. Meanwhile Buffy takes the Potentials out for training sessions with Spike.
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13 The Killer in Me Giles takes the Potentials on the desert retreat w...
Giles takes the Potentials on the desert retreat where Buffy first met the First Slayer. A call from London has them worried that he might be the First. Kennedy fakes illness to get out of the trip so she can take Willow on a date. When they kiss Willow transforms into Warren’s physical form. She is freaked out and seeks out the help of her college wicca group. Meanwhile Spike’s chip is malfunctioning and giving him splitting headaches. So he and Buffy break into the abandoned Initiative to look for help.
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14 First Date Xander has a date with Lissa, a woman he just met ...
Xander has a date with Lissa, a woman he just met while Principal Wood asks Buffy out. The latter goes well with Wood revealing he is the son of a Slayer. The former goes badly with Xander yet again attracting a demon. Back at the Summers home the First tries to convince Andrew to shoot the Potentials but he refuses.
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15 Get it Done Buffy shows Principal Wood the setup at the house....
Buffy shows Principal Wood the setup at the house. He brings his mother's bag of Slayer gear. One of the items are shadow figures that open a portal. Buffy meets the original men who empowered the Slayer. In exchange a demon appears in the Summers living room. Spike retrieves his black coat to help inspire him to kill it. Willow attempts a spell to bring Buffy back but has to suck energy out of Kennedy and Dawn to do so.
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16 Storyteller Andrew wants to make a documentary about Buffy as ...
Andrew wants to make a documentary about Buffy as she prepares to save the world. At school the students are increasingly suffering from the power of the Hellmouth. Robin and Buffy decide to interrogate Andrew to find out if they can close the portal in the basement. Xander and Anya talk about their feelings for one another.
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17 Lies My Parents Told Me Giles returns with a method for unlocking the trig...
Giles returns with a method for unlocking the trigger in Spike's brain. Spike relives memories of the time just before he was turned when he was caring for his dying mother. He won't tell Giles anymore about what he saw but Buffy unchains him anyway. Robin suggests to Giles that they kill him behind Buffy's back. Giles distracts Buffy with talk of how to win a war while Robin takes Spike to a locked room where he attempts to kill him.
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18 Dirty Girls A Preacher called Caleb rescues a new Potential on...
A Preacher called Caleb rescues a new Potential on her way to Sunnydale. But he then stabs her and tosses her in front of Willow's car with a message for Buffy. Willow brings Faith back to town and she joins the Scoobies as Buffy tracks down Caleb. The ensuing fight is a disaster.
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19 Empty Places The residents of Sunnydale begin to flee. Xander r...
The residents of Sunnydale begin to flee. Xander recovers in hospital. Caleb meets Buffy at the school and punches her through a wall. Spike and Andrew head off to a church Caleb visited and discover an ancient inscription. Faith takes the Potentials to the Bronze and has a run in with the police. Buffy declares that they will again attack the Vineyard but everyone refuses.
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20 Touched Faith takes charge and orders the Potentials to ki...
Faith takes charge and orders the Potentials to kidnap a Bringer. Buffy breaks into a man's house to take a knap. Spike finds her and assures her that she is amazing. The Bringer reveals that he has been helping to build an arsenal. Faith leads some Potentials there only to find a bomb. Meanwhile Buffy dodges Caleb and discovers an axe under the vineyard.
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21 End of Days The Potentials drag an unconcious Faith out of the...
The Potentials drag an unconcious Faith out of the arsenal. They are attacked by some Turok-Han but Buffy arrives with the scythe and kills them. Buffy asks Xander to take Dawn away from town. Spike tells her that last night was the best night of his life. She heads out to a temple where a Guardian explains the Scythe to her. Caleb kills the Guardian but Angel stops him from doing the same to Buffy.
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22 Chosen Angel drops off a necklace to be worn by an ensoul...
Angel drops off a necklace to be worn by an ensoulled champion. Buffy decides on a momentous plan to empower all Potential Slayers with her power. The next morning they occupy the school and open the portal. The Slayers, Potentials and Spike march down to take on the Turok-Han. Willow performs the spell and the Potentials become Slayers. The battle is going against the good side until Spike's necklace lights up and Sunnydale begins to collapse around them. Anya dies battling Bringers. The rest escape as the Hellmouth closes for good.
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