Charmed and Dangerous
Episode 13 of 22 within Season Four. Item 79 of 178 overall.
Production number 4301079.
Monica Breen - Writer
Alison Schapker - Writer
Jon Paré - Director
66 votes

Learning that he is fated to be vanquished by The Charmed Ones, The Source taps into the ultimate power of The Hollow, which consumes all magical powers, both good and evil. As he goes after Phoebe, Paige and Piper's powers one by one, the lives of both Leo and Cole hang in the balance. Dorian Gregory also stars.

original airdate--February 07,2002 rating--4.7 million

network: WB

music--Charmed Theme song--"How Soon is Now" by Love Spit Love

  1. "Goodbye" by Natalie Inbruglia  




Flaming: Type of Teleportation used by the Source.

Fireballs: Used by the Source to attack Paige and accidentally vanquish himself in the Seer's premonition. He also used it to vanquish the Angel and to attack the Charmed Ones numerous times. Infected Cole then used it to attack the Source.

Orbing: Type of Teleportation used by Paige and Leo.

Molecular Combustion: Used by Piper to blow up the Source and in an attempt to blow up the infected Devil. He then used it to attack her. The Source used it to blow up a vase and a wall in the Manor conservatory.

Reconstitution: Used by the Source to reconstitute after Piper blew him up.

Telekinetic orbing: Used by Paige to orb the Crystals in a cirkle around the Source and by the Angel to move a chess piece. Paige later used it in an attempt to call for the Darklighter's crossbow. The Source used it to teleport one of the crystals into his hand.

Premonition: Used by the Seer to foresee how the Source's attack on the Charmed Ones would end. Phoebe got a premonition of Cole taking the Source's fireball to save her life. The Seer also had a Premonition of the Hollow's destruction, claiming she saw nothing in the future, and an unknown premonition later..

Telekinesis: Used by the Devil to move a chess piece and by the Source to fling the Devil, to open the crypt doors, and to call for the Hollow's box. He also used it to grasp Paige and throw her across the attic.

Electrokinesis: Used by the Devil to knock down the Source and attack Phoebe.

Rising: Used by the Source to get back on his feet.

Shimmering: Type of Teleportation used by the Devil and Cole after he took in the Hollow.

Power Absorption: Used by the infected Devil and Darklighter through the Hollow to absorb Piper and Paige's powers, respectively. Infected Cole used it to absorb the Source's powers.

Healing: Used by Leo to heal Phoebe. Paige later used Leo by letting his power flow through her.

Black Orbing: Type of Teleportation used by the Darklighter.

Molecular Immobilization: Used by the Source to freeze a vase as he blew it up.

Summoning: Used by the Source to summon a Darklighter and by the Seer to summon Cole.

Levitation: Used by Phoebe to levitate towards the Source to kick him and rise back onto her feet after falling down.

Glistening: Type of Teleportation used by the Seer.


  • Hollow - an ancient vapor and the most powerful magical force of unknown origin, which absorbs all forms of magic it comes in contact with, whether it be good or evil.
  • Crystals: Used by the Charmed Ones to temporarily contain the Source of all Evil.
  • Darklighter Arrows - An arrow, poisonous to Whitelighters, used by Darklighters to kill Whitelighters. The poison will slowly kill them, if not healed in time.
  • Darklighter Crossbow - Used to shoot Darklighter Arrows with.

Goofs: When the Source unfreezes the vase he blew up a piece falls on the stand where the vase stood on. The piece disappears as the camera pans up.


"When three sisters reunite they unlock powers that have been dormant since they were children. In fact, they are the Charmed Ones, the most powerful witches alive -- charged with protecting the innocent from evil."

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Previous episode :
078 Lost and Bound
Next episode :
080 The Three Faces of Phoebe

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