Sympathy For the Devil
Episode 1 of 22 within Season Five. Item 73 of 234 overall.
Production number 3X5201.
Eric Kripke - Writer
Robert Singer - Director
8.92
65 votes

Picking up where the finale left off, Dean and Sam watch as the Devil emerges from Hell.

The brothers and Bobby deal with the aftermath of Lucifer rising and the stunning news from Chuck the Prophet that Castiel was blown to bits by the archangels.

original airdate-September 10,2009   rating: 3.40 million

network: CW

Songs:Theme song:End Credits & "Mo' Guitar Grit" by Jay Gruska

  1. "Thunderstruck" by AC/DC

 

Body Count: (4)

Supernatural Beings

  • Angels
  • Demons
  • Archangels

Location: Ilchester, Maryland / Pike Creek, Delaware / Buffalo, New York

Trivia: "Sympathy For The Devil" is both the name of a song by the Rolling Stones, later covered by Guns 'N Roses, and a movie by Jean-Luc Goddard.

Goof: When Zachariah is torturing Dean in order to get him to agree to allow Michael to enter him as his vessel, Dean's bottom lip becomes bloody after he gets stomach cancer. A few moments later, the blood is gone in the close up as Zacharias grabs Dean by the chin, only to reappear in the following wider shot.

 

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