The Legend of Sleepy Halliwell

Season 6, Ep 14, Aired 2/8/04
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  • Episode Description
  • The Charmed Ones help out Leo's mentor, Gideon, when he wants to find out who cast the spell of darkness over a magic school and conjured the Headless Horseman who has been beheading the teachers. Meanwhile, Phoebe goes on a vision quest and discovers who Chris really is.

  • Cast & Crew
  • Holly Marie Combs

    Piper Halliwell

  • Alyssa Milano

    Phoebe Halliwell

  • Brian Krause (I)

    Leo Wyatt

  • Rose McGowan

    Paige Matthews

  • Drew Fuller

    Chris Perry

  • Fan Reviews (22)
  • A good one and finally magic school.

    By bbch25, Jul 06, 2015

  • The Legend of Sleepy Halliwell

    By TrueTvWatcher, Apr 26, 2012

  • Harry Potter and The Chamber of Rip-Offs

    By lenzinoH20, Sep 17, 2011

  • Magic School and Gideon are introduced, and we get a bigger reveal about Chris than we did in Chris-Crossed.

    By iltarion, Dec 04, 2010

  • Awesome Episode and Discovery!

    By gopink, Oct 31, 2007

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (15)

    • Piper: We can't just drop what we're doing every time somebody's head comes rolling down the stairs. (Sigmund rolls his eyes)

    • Piper: All right, all you people with legs, follow me. Phoebe (talking to Sigmund): You wait here.

    • (Piper has been beheaded; Leo and Paige put her head on a piece of furniture) Piper: If I had legs, I would kick you.

    • Piper: Come on neurotic people, we have to deal with my neurosis. Phoebe: Sure. Which one? Piper: The one where I'm a rotten mother who's raising an antisocial child.

    • Phoebe: We can't just keep that head on our foyer table. You know? What is it? A centerpiece?

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    Notes (3)

    • International Episode Titles: Czech Republic: Události v magické škole (Events in the Magic School) France: Le cavalier sans tête (The Headless Horseman) Italy: Il mistero di Sleepy Halliwell (The Mystery of Sleepy Halliwell) Germany: Die kopflosen Drei (The Headless Charmed Ones)

    • This episode scored 4.8 million viewers.

    • This episode aired on February 6, 2004 in Canada.

    Trivia (16)

    • TRIVIA: This episode marks the first appearance of Betsy Randle in the recurring role of Mrs. Winterbourne.

    • Why do all the schoolchildren freeze? Good witches aren't supposed to freeze, and it is likely that several of the advanced-magic students are good witches,

    • TRIVIA: This episode introduces the Magic School and is also the first appearance of Gideon.

    • At the part of the episode where Phoebe is using her empathy power to seek out the student culprit, she walks into the conservatory and the "guilty" student on the left blinks very noticably.

    • TRIVIA: This is one of four episodes that has the word "Halliwell" in the title.

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    Allusions (3)

    • Paige mentions Obi-Wan Kenobi. This is a reference to a character involved in the Star Wars film series beginning in 1977. All of the films (6 of them in total) were directed by George Lucas. Obi-Wan Kenobi was played by Sir Alec Guiness in the first 3 films and then later by Ewan McGregor in the final 3 films made.

    • Gideon refers to the Pied Piper of Hamelin. This was a story written by Robert Browning and illustrated by Kate Greenaway in 1888.

    • Title: The Legend of Sleepy Halliwell
      "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" is a short story written by Washington Irving, and has been adapted into many films.

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      I can't run! I don't know which to click or press. No "watch now" button.