Witch
Episode 3 of 12 within Season One. Item 4 of 145 overall.
Production number 4V03.
Dana Reston - Writer
Stephen Cragg - Director
7.59
594 votes

School spirit gets ugly when cheerleader tryouts take a supernatural turn and Buffy gets bewitched as she tries to make the squad.

original airdate-March 17,1997     rating--3.2 million

network--The WB 

Songs:Theme song--Buffy the Vampire Slayer by Nerf Herder

  1. "Twilight Zone" by 2 Unlimited
  2. "Macho Man" originally by The Village People
  3. "Count The Time" by The Children
  4. 2 Unlimited by "Twilight Zone"

 

Monster of the Week:

 

  • Catherine Madison: The first witch we encounter in the series. In an effort to relive her youthful days of being a cheerleader, she casts a spell to switch bodies with her daughter Amy.

 

Monster of the Week: 

  • Catherine Madison: The first witch we encounter in the series. In an effort to relive her youthful days of being a cheerleader, she casts a spell to switch bodies with her daughter Amy.

Characters:

  1. Giles: Giles claims that the reversal spell that he casts in this episode is his first attempt at magic. In a later episode, The Dark Age, this proves to be a lie. A large part of Giles' backstory involves youthful rebellion through dark magic and occultism.

 

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Previous episode :
003 The Harvest (II)
Next episode :
005 Teacher's Pet

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