History Recap / SupernaturalS01E07HookMan

20th May '16 6:10:51 AM erforce
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** Dean calls Sam "[[Film/{{Ghostbusters}} Dr. Venkman]]".

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** Dean calls Sam "[[Film/{{Ghostbusters}} "[[Franchise/{{Ghostbusters}} Dr. Venkman]]".
11th May '16 3:11:07 AM Morgenthaler
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* CouldntFindAPen: The RustproofBlood used to draw a [[TheKnightsTemplar Jerusalem Cross]] and write "AREN'T YOU GLAD YOU DIDN'T TURN ON THE LIGHT?" on the wall of Lori and Taylor's dorm room.

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* CouldntFindAPen: The RustproofBlood used to draw a [[TheKnightsTemplar [[UsefulNotes/TheKnightsTemplar Jerusalem Cross]] and write "AREN'T YOU GLAD YOU DIDN'T TURN ON THE LIGHT?" on the wall of Lori and Taylor's dorm room.
1st Nov '15 8:57:30 AM AndreaTx
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** Foreshadowing. Sam responds "Trust me. This guy-- He's no angel." This will be used in Season 9, Episode 3 in an episode focused on the angel, Castiel.

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** Foreshadowing. Sam responds "Trust me. This guy-- He's no angel." This will be is similar to the title used in for Season 9, Episode 3 in an episode which focused on the angel, Castiel.
1st Nov '15 8:52:38 AM AndreaTx
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**Foreshadowing. Sam responds "Trust me. This guy-- He's no angel." This will be used in Season 9, Episode 3 in an episode focused on the angel, Castiel.
27th Feb '15 8:06:23 PM adrianleverkuhn
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!Tropes:

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!Tropes:
!Non-trope items:
* [[Fridge/SupernaturalS01E07HookMan Fridge Items.]]
* [[Trivia/SupernaturalS01E07HookMan Trivia Items.]]
* [[YMMV/SupernaturalS01E07HookMan YMMV Items.]]

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!Tropes appearing in this episode:



* YourCheatingHeart: Lori's father is having an affair with a married woman who goes to the church he preaches at.

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* YourCheatingHeart: Lori's father is having an affair with a married woman who goes to the church he preaches at.
7th Dec '14 3:45:58 AM 102372
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Lori Sorenson, a preacher's daughter attending Eastern Iowa University in her hometown, is in a parked car on 9 Mile Road with her date, Rich. They hear a scraping noise, and when Rich gets out of the car to check it out, he ends up dead with his body hanging from a tree. Sam and Dean interview Lori and note similarities with the Hook Man legend. Their research reveals that a preacher in 1862 named [[Characters/SupernaturalGhosts Jacob Karns]] killed 13 prostitutes with his hook hand. In the meantime, Lori's roommate is killed and the phrase "Aren't you glad you didn't turn on the light?" is carved on the wall in blood.

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Lori Sorenson, a preacher's daughter attending Eastern Iowa University in her hometown, is in a parked car on 9 Mile Road with her date, Rich. They hear a scraping noise, and when noise. When Rich gets out of the car to check it out, he ends up dead with dead, his body hanging from a tree.over the car. Sam and Dean interview Lori and note similarities with the Hook Man legend. Their research reveals that a preacher in 1862 named [[Characters/SupernaturalGhosts Jacob Karns]] killed 13 prostitutes with his hook hand. hand in 1862. In the meantime, Lori's roommate is killed and the phrase "Aren't you glad you didn't turn on the light?" is carved on the wall in blood.
blood.



Sam and Dean realize that the hook was not buried with Karns and was inherited by the church. Sam and Dean search the Sorenson home and the church for silver items, but the Hook Man reappears attacking Sam and Lori. Sam notices Lori is wearing a silver cross, and when Dean throws it in the furnace, the Hook Man bursts into flame and disappears.

The Hook Man was attacking those that Lori saw as guilty of sin, and attacked her when she felt guilty at the realization of her responsibility for the attacks. Despite Sam's attraction to Lori, he declines Dean's offer to stay in town a little longer.

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Sam and Dean realize that the hook was not buried with Karns and was inherited by the church. Sam and Dean search the Sorenson home and the church for silver items, but the Hook Man reappears reappears, attacking Sam and Lori. Sam notices Lori is wearing a silver cross, and when cross necklace. When Dean throws it in the furnace, the Hook Man bursts into flame and disappears.

The Hook Man was attacking those that Lori saw as guilty of sin, sin or immorality and attacked her when she felt guilty at the realization of her responsibility for the attacks. Despite Sam's attraction to Lori, he declines Dean's offer to stay in town a little longer.



!Tropes appearing in this episode:

* AbnormalAmmo: Rock salt loaded in [[ShotgunsAreJustBetter shotguns]].

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!Tropes appearing in this episode:

!Tropes:

* AbnormalAmmo: Rock The first appearance of rock salt shells loaded in [[ShotgunsAreJustBetter shotguns]].



* CouldntFindAPen: The RustproofBlood used to draw a [[TheKnightsTemplar Jerusalem Cross]] and write, "AREN'T YOU GLAD YOU DIDN'T TURN ON THE LIGHT?"
* DisposableSexWorker: The 13 prostitutes Jacob Karns killed.

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* CouldntFindAPen: The RustproofBlood used to draw a [[TheKnightsTemplar Jerusalem Cross]] and write, write "AREN'T YOU GLAD YOU DIDN'T TURN ON THE LIGHT?"
LIGHT?" on the wall of Lori and Taylor's dorm room.
* DisposableSexWorker: The 13 prostitutes Jacob Karns killed.killed in his fury at the red light district.



* KillItWithFire: Our first body salted and burned on ''Series/{{Supernatural}}''. Though the ghost is not stopped until the last of the silver from his hook is burnt.

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* KillItWithFire: Our first body salted and burned on ''Series/{{Supernatural}}''. Though ''Series/{{Supernatural}}'', though the ghost is not stopped until the last of the silver from his hook is burnt.



* MomentKiller: Lori's father calling on the cell phone.

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* MomentKiller: Lori's father calling on the her cell phone.phone in the teaser.



* OutOfOrder: The episode was first intended to air as the next episode after [[Recap/SupernaturalS01E02Wendigo ''Wendigo'' (S01, E02)]].
* OurAngelsAreDifferent: No angels actually in this episode, but we have our first mention of them, with the line "I read in the Bible about avenging angels". For something that becomes so important, it's an extremely subtle way to bring them up.

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* OutOfOrder: The episode was first intended to air as the next episode after [[Recap/SupernaturalS01E02Wendigo ''Wendigo'' "Wendigo" (S01, E02)]].
* OurAngelsAreDifferent: No angels actually in this episode, but we have our first mention of them, them with the line "I read in the Bible about avenging angels". For something that becomes so important, it's an extremely subtle way to bring them up.up and hint that ''Supernatural'''s angels won't be like [[Series/TouchedByAnAngel Roma Downey]] or [[Series/HighwayToHeaven Michael Landon]].



* ProductPlacement: Sam has a [[http://www.dell.com/us/p/inspiron-laptops Dell Inspiron]] laptop, which is sporting the logo for [[http://covebike.com/ Cove Bikes]].

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* ProductPlacement: Sam has a [[http://www.dell.com/us/p/inspiron-laptops Dell Inspiron]] laptop, which is sporting sports the logo for [[http://covebike.com/ Cove Bikes]].



* SexIsEvil: Discussed and played with, appropriately enough for the urban legend the episode's based on.
** Lori's date gets a bit too fresh with her, doesn't take no for an answer, and winds up sliced up and slung off a bridge by his ankles.

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* SexIsEvil: Discussed and played with, appropriately enough for the urban legend the episode's based on.
on:
** Lori's date gets a bit too fresh with her, doesn't take no for an answer, and winds up gets sliced up and slung off a bridge by his ankles.



** Eastern Iowa University was created by Stephen Bury in ''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Cobweb_%28novel%29 The Cobweb]].''
** Lori's roommate invites her to do tequila shots while watching ''Film/RealityBites'', which seems like [[TwoDecadesBehind something that would have been a lot cooler in the 90s]].

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** Eastern Iowa University was created by Stephen Bury in ''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Cobweb_%28novel%29 The Cobweb]].''
Cobweb]]''.
** Lori's roommate invites her to do tequila shots while watching and watch ''Film/RealityBites'', which seems like [[TwoDecadesBehind something that would have been a lot cooler in the 90s]].'90s]].



** Dean refers to himself as "Series/{{Matlock}}" after he talks the Sheriff into only giving them a fine.

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** Dean refers to calls himself as "Series/{{Matlock}}" after he talks the Sheriff into only giving them a fine.



* SoulJar: For most ghosts, this is their bones or remains, but for Jacob Karns, it is also his hook.

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* SoulJar: For most ghosts, this is just their bones or remains, but for Jacob Karns, it is also his hook.



* WeaksauceWeakness: Our first use of salt to counteract the supernatural in ''Series/{{Supernatural}}''.
* YourCheatingHeart: Lori's father is having an affair with a married woman.

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* WeaksauceWeakness: Our first use of salt (and rock salt shotgun shells) to counteract the supernatural in ''Series/{{Supernatural}}''.
supernatural.
* YourCheatingHeart: Lori's father is having an affair with a married woman.woman who goes to the church he preaches at.
12th Nov '14 9:03:03 PM MutedDanger
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* ForgottenFallenFriend: Taylor isn't really mentioned again after her death.
9th Oct '14 1:21:24 AM 102372
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* BareYourMidriff: Lori's roommate's recommendation in the opening scene.

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* BareYourMidriff: Lori's roommate's recommendation roommate Taylor in the opening scene.scene. She recommends Lori follow her example for her date.



-->'''Dean:''' So you believe her?

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-->'''Dean:''' So So, you believe her?



-->'''Dean:''' Yeah, I think she’s hot, too.
-->'''Sam:''' No, man, there’s something in her eyes..

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-->'''Dean:''' Yeah, I think she’s she's hot, too.
-->'''Sam:''' No, man, there’s there's something in her eyes..eyes.



* DueToTheDead: Ghosts can be put to rest by purifying the body with salt and burning it, but first the bodies must be [[GraveRobbing unearthed]].

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* DueToTheDead: Ghosts can be put to rest by purifying the body with salt and burning it, but first the bodies must first be [[GraveRobbing unearthed]].



* ForgottenFallenFriend: No one seems to care about Taylor after her death.
* TheFundamentalist: Jacob Karns who started murdering prostitutes because he was so offended by the red light district.

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* ForgottenFallenFriend: No one seems to care about Taylor isn't really mentioned again after her death.
* TheFundamentalist: Jacob Karns Karns, who started murdering prostitutes because he was so offended by the red light district.



** Justified. The man was the father of the DoomMagnet, who'd disappointed her.

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** Justified. The man was the father of the DoomMagnet, who'd disappointed her.her and done something she couldn't reconcile with her worldview.



* OutOfOrder: The episode was first intended to air as the next episode after [[Recap/SupernaturalS01E02Wendigo ''Wendigo'' (S01, Ep02)]].
* PornStash: Dean learns Murph's name (the purple-painted frat boy) by reading it off the address label on a copy of ''Backside'', and Dean then starts leafing through the magazine.

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* OutOfOrder: The episode was first intended to air as the next episode after [[Recap/SupernaturalS01E02Wendigo ''Wendigo'' (S01, Ep02)]].
E02)]].
* OurAngelsAreDifferent: No angels actually in this episode, but we have our first mention of them, with the line "I read in the Bible about avenging angels". For something that becomes so important, it's an extremely subtle way to bring them up.
* PornStash: Dean learns Murph's name (the purple-painted frat boy) by reading it off the address label on a copy of ''Backside'', and ''Backside''. Dean then starts leafing through the magazine.



* ProductPlacement: Sam has a [[http://www.dell.com/us/p/inspiron-laptops Dell Inspiron]] laptop, which is sporting the logo for [[http://covebike.com/ Cove Bikes.]]

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* ProductPlacement: Sam has a [[http://www.dell.com/us/p/inspiron-laptops Dell Inspiron]] laptop, which is sporting the logo for [[http://covebike.com/ Cove Bikes.]] Bikes]].



** Lori's roommate Taylor is heavily implied to be sexually promiscuous and encourages Lori to party, to her MoralGuardian father's disapproval. The Hook Man comes after her, too.
** Ironically, Lori's dad, who's a vicar, is having an affair with a married woman. Then Hook tries to kill him. In a deleted scene, Lori finds a condom in his trousers while doing the laundry.

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** Lori's roommate Taylor is heavily implied to be sexually promiscuous and encourages Lori to drink and party, to her MoralGuardian father's disapproval. The Hook Man comes after her, too.
** Ironically, Lori's dad, who's a vicar, is having an affair with a married woman. Then The Hook Man tries to kill him. In a deleted scene, Lori finds a condom in his trousers while doing the laundry.



** Eastern Iowa University was created by Stephen Bury in ''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Cobweb_%28novel%29 The Cobweb.]]''
** Lori's roommate invites her to do tequila shots while watching ''Film/RealityBites'', which seems like [[TwoDecadesBehind something that would have been a lot cooler in the 90's]].
** Dean calls Sam [[Film/{{Ghostbusters}} Dr. Venkman]].
** Dean refers to himself as Series/{{Matlock}} after he talks the Sheriff into only giving them a fine.

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** Eastern Iowa University was created by Stephen Bury in ''[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Cobweb_%28novel%29 The Cobweb.]]''
Cobweb]].''
** Lori's roommate invites her to do tequila shots while watching ''Film/RealityBites'', which seems like [[TwoDecadesBehind something that would have been a lot cooler in the 90's]].
90s]].
** Dean calls Sam [[Film/{{Ghostbusters}} "[[Film/{{Ghostbusters}} Dr. Venkman]].
Venkman]]".
** Dean refers to himself as Series/{{Matlock}} "Series/{{Matlock}}" after he talks the Sheriff into only giving them a fine.



* SinisterMinister: Jacob Karns, the first Hook Man.

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* SinisterMinister: Jacob Karns, the first Hook Man.



* SoulJar: For most ghosts, this is their bones or remains, but for Jacob Karns it is also his hook.

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* SoulJar: For most ghosts, this is their bones or remains, but for Jacob Karns Karns, it is also his hook.
8th Oct '14 11:48:53 PM 102372
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8th Oct '14 11:46:02 PM 102372
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-->'''Dean:''' I told him you were a dumbass pledge and that we were hazing you.
-->'''Sam:''' What about the shotgun?
-->'''Dean:''' I said that you were hunting ghosts, and spirits were repelled by rock salt. You know, typical Hell Week prank.
-->'''Sam:''' And he believed you?
-->'''Dean:''' Well, you look like a dumbass pledge.

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-->'''Dean:''' ->'''Dean:''' I told him you were a dumbass pledge and that we were hazing you.
-->'''Sam:''' ->'''Sam:''' What about the shotgun?
-->'''Dean:''' ->'''Dean:''' I said that you were hunting ghosts, and spirits were repelled by rock salt. You know, typical Hell Week prank.
-->'''Sam:''' ->'''Sam:''' And he believed you?
-->'''Dean:''' ->'''Dean:''' Well, you look like a dumbass pledge.
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