The O.C.

Season 4 Episode 12

The Groundhog Day

Aired Thursday 9:00 PM Jan 25, 2007 on FOX



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Taylor: Were you just trying to stalk me?
      Ryan: Yeah. I guess I need a little bit more practice.
      Taylor: That is the sweetest thing anyone has ever done for me!

    • (Boys get into Range Rover)
      Ryan: You don't think she knows about the party?
      Sandy: What? No! Are you kidding me? Nobody plans a surprise party like Sandy Cohen, I could've been with the CIA.
      (Seth pops head between front seats)
      Seth: I hear they're known for their birthday parties.

    • Newport publicist: What paper did you say you're with?
      Summer: Aah, Groundhogs Day Weekly, which comes out once a year, usually around ...
      Newport publicist: Groundhog Day?
      Summer: Yes, thank you so much.

    • (Bullit shows Kaitlin the ring he bought for her mother)
      Kaitlin: Wow, is it the most expensive one?
      Bullit: Well, Bullit bought it, of course it is and your momma deserves it.

    • Seth: I was going to run and pick up Summer, so...
      Ryan: Oh, could you give me a ride, because I gotta...
      (Seth cuts him off)
      Seth: Go tell Taylor that you love her and can't live without her?
      Ryan: Yea, something like that.

    • (After Seth and Ryan find out that Kirsten is pregnant.)
      Seth: Oh my God.
      Ryan: Oh my God.
      Sandy: That's what I said!
      Kirsten: I know this isn't what everybody expected.
      Sandy: That's family. There's nothing more important than that. I mean, you're pregnant!
      Seth: That's so weird!
      Ryan: Yea, well, congratulations.
      Seth: Yea, it's great. (Kirsten, Ryan, and Seth share a hug.) Especially since it makes me getting arrested seem trivial now.
      Kirsten: You got what!
      Seth: (Sarcastically) Thanks for preppin' her dad.
      Sandy: Oh that. We'll deal with that later. But right now, we've got some guests inside.

    • Sandy: Is everything ok?
      Kirsten: I went to the doctor.
      Sandy: Are you sick?
      Kirsten: Yes... but only in the mornings.
      Sandy: What?
      Kirsten: I'm pregnant.
      Sandy: Wait, one more time.
      Kirsten: Sandy, we're having a baby.
      Sandy: We're having a baby?!
      Kirsten: Everything's going to change.
      Sandy: You're not kiddin'. (they share a meaningful look) I love you.
      Kirsten: Well, that's good because there's gonna be a lot more of me to love.

  • Notes

    • Original International Air Dates:
      Slovakia: June 7, 2009 on Markiza

    • Music:
      "Gronlandic Edit" by of Montreal
      "Lazy Eye" by Silversun Pickups
      "Leave Home" by Chemical Brothers
      "High Lonesome Moan" by Pajo
      "And I Was A Boy From School" by Hot Chip
      "The House We Live In" by The Stills

  • Allusions

    • Che: ... where the winds of liberty blow over the mountain tops.
      Seth: To Chicago or something.

      The nickname for Chicago is "The Windy City".

    • Kirsten: Watching a movie about a guy eating a live octopus? I think i'll pass.

      The movie is "Oldboy" from director Chan-wook Park with Min-sik Choi in the role of Oh Dae-Su. This korean movie won the grand prize at Cannes in 2004.