The second half of the pilot for Buffy The Vampire Slayer. Buffy and the soon to be Scoobies learn of the Harvest and the Master.
Written by: Joss Whedon
Directed by:John T. Kretchmer
Original Air Date:10 March 1997
Guest Stars: Mercedes McNab (Harmony Kendall)
- An earthquake did hit the Torrance High School in 1933.
- Brian Thompson who plays Luke makes a return to Buffy as The Judge in episodes Innocence and Surprise. He’s truly a ‘working actor’ staring in such blockbusters as The Terminator, The Xfiles, Dragonheart, Alien Nation, and scores of others.
- If it’s no cover night at the Bronze… why is the bouncer taking money at the door??
Giles: “A Slayer hunts vampires; Buffy is the Slayer; don’t tell anyone.”
Giles: “Maybe you could wrest some information from that dread machine. That was a bit, um, British, wasn’t it?”
Joyce Summers: “The tapes say I should get used to saying it… no.”
- Giles lays down the ground work for the entire Buffyverse mythos.
- Everyone’s roles are set within the group by the end.
- The master’s goal is revealed.
- Cordelia wears a very short skirt to the Bronze.