The Vampire Diaries

The Rager

Season 4, Ep 3, Aired 10/25/12
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  • Episode Description
  • Connor continues to investigate the secrets of Mystic Falls and tries to recruit Jeremy to help him. Damon and Klaus enlist Dr. Fell's help to question Connor, but the situation takes a deadly turn. Elena turns to Matt and Caroline for support as she tries to maintain some normalcy in her life and continue her senior year at Mystic Falls High. Elena struggles to control her anger when Rebekah show up at school, but she learns that confronting Rebekah can be extremely dangerous. Later, Rebekah is feeling lonely and reaches out to April. Stefan tries to show Elena that her life can still be fun by taking Elena on a wild motorcycle ride. Tyler receives a surprise visit from Hayley, a werewolf who helped him break his sire-bond to Klaus. Stefan turns to a Caroline for advice as he worries about Elena and his own emotions.moreless

  • Cast & Crew
  • Lance Anderson (II)

  • Brian Young

  • Joseph Morgan

    Klaus Mikaelson

  • Candice King

    Caroline Forbes

  • Nina Dobrev

    Elena Gilbert

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  • Fan Reviews (6)
  • The best episode of the season so far.

    By melynaanylem, Oct 31, 2012

  • Oversight

    By FileFloosey, Oct 29, 2012

  • I forgot what I was going to say...

    By Graeccus, Oct 28, 2012

  • These folks need to listen to some Bob Marley...

    By LucasOliveira, Oct 26, 2012

  • The Rager

    By TrueTvWatcher, Oct 26, 2012

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  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (5)

    • Connor: You two are gonna kill me anyway.
      Klaus: Well, let's not be too hasty. I feel we're just getting to know each other.
      Damon: Let's start with the basics. Where are you from? What do you know? Maybe you can cue me in on this greater evil, because I've fought this guy (points to Klaus) and there's nothing more evil than that.
      Klaus: Yeah, truth be told, I'm as evil as it gets.
      Connor: I'm not telling you anything. You think if you kill me it's gonna be over? There's another waiting to take my place.
      Damon: See, this is what I like to hear. Vague threats, ominous prophecies, disappearing tattoos.

    • Damon: So how well did you know Pastor Young?
      Meredith: He was a patient of mine. He was always a nice guy.
      Damon: A nice crazy guy. He wrote a letter about sacrifice and war brewing in Mystic Falls.
      Meredith: What does he mean, "a greater evil is coming"? Don't we have great enough evil already?
      Damon: You'd think.
      Meredith: How'd you get stuck on hunter duty?
      Damon: Stefan had a physics test.
      Meredith: You are a good brother.
      Damon: I'm the bad brother.
      Meredith: You're strung up to a bomb while Stefan plays vampire with the girl who broke your heart. But you are doing a very good job of acting like it doesn't suck.

    • Meredith: (while Damon is trapped) Tell me that is not a bomb.
      Damon: Ok. It's a kitten. It's an adorable, exploding kitten.

    • Elena: (to Stefan, referring to Rebekah) I hate her. I didn't think I was capable of hate, but I hate her and I hate that I hate her.

    • Rebekah: (seeing Matt during a hallucination) I'm surprised you came to my party.
      Matt: Well, I thought about it. You explained why you ran me off the bridge, so the least I could do is explain how I feel. The truth is, Rebekah, I think you're amazing. You've had a thousand years to learn, to grow, and to start fresh. And somehow you've managed to throw it all away. Now you're alone. You're compelling your friends. Your brother hates you. You whine about not finding love. The reason you don't find love is because you don't deserve it.

    Notes (3)

    • Although credited, Katerina Graham (Bonnie) does not appear in this episode.

    • Featured Music:
      "Ho Hey" by The Lumineers
      "Diparate Youth" by Santigold
      "Keep You" by Wild Belle
      "Girl Like Me" by Ladyhawke
      "Don't Say Oh Well" by Grouplove
      "Too Close" by Alex Clare

    • Original International Air Dates:
      Canada: Thursday, October 25, 2012 on CTV 2
      United Kingdom: Monday, October 29, 2012 on ITV2/ITV2 HD
      Norway: Thursday, November 15, 2012 on FEM
      Sweden: Saturday, February 9, 2013 on TV6

    Trivia (1)

    • Elena was the fifth main character to get infected with werewolf venom, after Damon, Katherine, Stefan and Caroline. They were all healed by Klaus. Rebekah also got poisoned but she needed no healing since she is an original.

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    • etong87 Oct 24, 2012

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    • mmmshuddup Oct 26, 2012

      Is neither a choice? I feel like neither should definitely be a choice. They're both astonishingly awful.