Beer Bad
Episode 5 of 22 within Season Four. Item 62 of 145 overall.
Production number 4ABB05.
Tracey Forbes - Writer
David Solomon - Director
445 votes

When Buffy is befriended by a group of upper-class men, who convince her to drown her sorrows with them, bartender Xander becomes suspicious when Buffy and her new friends return to their primordial roots.

original airdate--November 2,1999  rating--3.5 million

network--The WB

music--Theme song--Buffy the Vampire Slayer by Nerf Herder

  1. "I'm Gonna Fall" by Ash  
  2. "Wonderland" by Collapsis  
  3. "The Best Years" by Smile  
  4. "I Can't Wait" by Paul Trudeau  
  5. "Some People Say" by Gale Music 
  6. "Nothing But You" by Kim Ferron 
  7. "Perfect Again" by Lauren Christy
  8. "Ladyfingers" by Luscious Jackson
  9. "People will Talk" by Paul Trudeau
  10. "Ladyfingers" (Remix) by Luscious Jackson  
  11. "It Feels Like I'm Dyin' Inside" by Paul Trudeau
  12. "Overfire" - played by Shy at The Bronze by T.H.C.


Body Count--Three vampires, dusted by Buffy (in her dream)

Goof: Xander, Buffy, and Willow get up from the table. The personal microphone equipment clipped to the waistband at the back of Nicholas Brendon's pants is visible; he adjusts his shirt to cover it as they turn to walk.

Trivia: Xander's fake ID is a mock-up of an Ohio driver's license, with a zip code (43226) located on the far north side of Columbus.


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Previous episode :
061 Fear, Itself
Next episode :
063 Wild At Heart

regional titles

Beer Bad
Breuvage du diable
Das Bier der bösen Denkungsart
Birra stregata
Cerveza mala