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Joss picks his top 10 Buffy episodes... Do you agree?

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    fayelouise_8813

    [1]May 17, 2012
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    Joss' picks were:


    Prophecy Girl (S1.12)


    Innocence (S2.14)


    Becoming - Part 2 (S2.22)


    The Wish (S3.09)


    Doppelgangland (S3.16)


    Hush (S4.10)


    Restless (S4.22)


    The Body (S5.16)


    Once More With Feeling (S6.07)


    Conversations With Dead People (S7.07)



    I think some of these are obvious choices - like Hush, Once More With Feeling, Prophecy Girl and Becoming


    But i also can't believe episodes like The Gift, Passion, Fool For Love or Amends didn't feature.



    So what do you think of Joss' choices? What would you rank in the top 10? And can you chose your top 10 Angel episodes too?


    Its really hard to whittle it down to just 10!

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    Zwingli4

    [2]May 18, 2012
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    I would've substituted "Passion" for "The Wish," at least. Really though for this show you gotta have a top 20 list at least since there were so many good episodes.

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    watcher1006

    [3]May 18, 2012
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    I think that all the episodes on the list are great episodes, whether or not they are his top picks.

    I imagine that Joss Whedon is like everyone else, his "top" choices can change over time. It's nine years now since the show ended.

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    showinuse9

    [4]May 18, 2012
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    first 4 would most likely make my 10 list. Joss definately has a great touch and really writes for fans rather than demographics
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    Gilda

    [5]May 18, 2012
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    I do agree with most of his list. I however did not really like any of the episodes from season seven (the whole slayerette thing bugged me). Idk some of my fav episodes that arent on his list would be S02E03 School Hard (love season 2Spike and Dru), S04E09 Something Blue and S05E07 Fool For Love. But its kind of hard to narrow down cuz there are alot of really good episodes
    For Angel I would say some would be theS01E15 The Ring, the three episodes when they are in Pylea S02E20-2, S03E04 Carpe Noctemand for sure the 100th episode Your Welcome (S05E12)
    Theres more episodes ofBuffy and Angelthat I like but man its hard to choose.

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    Jon_MW_14

    [6]May 18, 2012
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    I think Joss made great choices. Buffy the Vampire Slayer has so many amazing episodes.

    It's difficult to pick 10 episodes, but I know my top 5.

    My Top 5 Buffy Episodes

    5. Conversations with Dead People
    4. The Body
    3. Hush
    2. Restless
    1. Once More, With Feeling

    I also love Storyteller, Doppelgangland, The Wish, Normal Again, and Tabula Rasa, and Earshot.

    My Top 5 Angel episodes

    5. Shells or Time Bomb
    4. Over the Rainbow or Through the Looking Glass
    3. A Hole In the World
    2. Rm w/a Vu
    1. Birthday

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    ktfahel

    [7]May 20, 2012
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    My top 10 (in chronological order):


    * Witch (1)
    * Band Candy (3)
    * Earshot (3)
    * Beer Bad (4)
    * Hush (4)
    * The Body (5)
    * The Gift (5)
    * Once More, With Feeling (6)
    * Tabula Rasa (6)
    * Normal Again (6)


    Honorable Mention:


    Prophesy Girl (1)
    Surprise/Innocence (2)
    I Only Have Eyes For You (2)
    Becoming (2)
    Graduation Day (3)
    This Year's Girl/Who Are You? (4)
    Restless (4)
    Triangle (5)
    Forever (5)
    Smashed (6)
    Two To Go/Grave (6)
    Chosen (7)

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    No1Slayerette

    [8]May 21, 2012
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    10. Dirty Girls


    9. Hush


    8. The Wish


    7 & 6. Graduation Day Parts 1 & 2


    5 & 4. Surprise & Innocence


    3. Passion


    2 & 1. Becoming Parts 1 & 2


    Wow, I haven't done a list like this in a long time, but like watcher1006 said, this list changes all the time. I was going to cheat and count the two-parters as individual episodes (I mean, you can't watch one without the other) but then I realised it would take me too long to choose another three episodes. While I like episodes like 'Once More With Feeling' and 'The Body', I find them too much like special episodes like, oh look it's the one where they sing, or the one where Buffy's Mum dies. This also explains why Hush and The Wish are lower on my list.

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    showinuse9

    [9]Jun 7, 2012
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    i liked reading these lists you guys made
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    talielle

    [10]Dec 13, 2012
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    I pretty much agree with him on this. Everyone has their favourites and they can change. The only eps I may change would be the wish and conversations with dead people

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