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One Tree Hill - Season 5 Episodes

One Tree Hill - Season 5

One Tree Hill - Season 5

The plot of ONE TREE HILL takes an unprecedented four-year jump forward in time. Some characters will be very familiar; others will be radically different. Some relationships will have become stronger; others will no longer exist.

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Episode 1

4 Years, 6 Months, 2 Days

Four years after the season four finale, Tree Hill is a new place. Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) is a struggling writer who is about to embark on a new coaching career with Skills (Antwon Tanner). Peyton (Hilarie Burton) is at the beginning of a budding music venture, while Brooke's (Sophia Bush) fashion line is at a crossroads.

Meanwhile, Nathan (James Lafferty) and Haley (Bethany Joy Galeotti) are young parents trying to find their way. Much has changed in four years, but in many ways, the journey is just beginning.

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Episode 2

Racing Like a Pro

Tensions run high as Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) must face his past and choose his future, while he discovers the demands of being the coach of the Tree Hill Ravens. Haley's (Bethany Joy Galeotti) decision to hire a nanny (guest star Torrey DeVitto, "Beautiful People") brings much-needed help into their home, while her first day of teaching turns out differently from what she expects. Jamie (guest star Jackson Brundage) sets his sights on a Soap Box derby race and enlists Skills (Antwon Tanner) to help him out.

Meanwhile, Mouth's (Lee Norris) excitement about his new job is tempered by his demanding new boss.

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Episode 3

My Way Home is Through You

Lucas' (Chad Michael Murray) editor (guest star Michaela McManus, "The Beautiful Lie") wonders about the timing of his recent creative inspiration. Brooke (Sophia Bush) and Peyton (Hilarie Burton) make business plans, while Mouth (Lee Norris) tries to win points with his boss Alice (guest star Kelly Collins Lintz, "Surface"). Lucas and Skills (Antwon Tanner) finally make some headway with the Ravens, while Nathan (James Lafferty) tries to wrestle free from Dan's (guest star Paul Johansson) legacy.

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Episode 4

It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)

As Brooke (Sophia Bush) makes plans for Clothes Over Bro's, Peyton (Hilarie Burton) has her hands full when the musician (guest star Kevin Federline) she just signed turns out to be problematic.

Haley's (Bethany Joy Galeotti) interest in music leads her back to the recording studio. Nathan's (James Lafferty) efforts to corral defiant player Quentin (guest star Robbie Jones) are unsuccessful.

Meanwhile, Mouth's (Lee Norris) relationship with his boss grows heated.

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Episode 5

I Forgot to Remember to Forget

In an episode set three years in the past, Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) visits Peyton (Hilarie Burton) in Los Angeles with an offer that will change their relationship forever.

Under pressure from Victoria (guest star Daphne Zuniga, "Melrose Place"), Brooke (Sophia Bush) must make a difficult decision about the future of her clothing line.

Whitey (guest star Barry Corbin) is concerned when Nathan's (James Lafferty) temper flares on the night of the college basketball championship.

Haley (Bethany Joy Galeotti) struggles to balance the pressures of school and being a new mom.

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Episode 6

Don't Dream It's Over

Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) confronts Peyton (Hilarie Burton) about her harsh treatment of Lindsey (guest star Michaela McManus, "The Beautiful Lie").

Brooke (Sophia Bush) intervenes when Victoria (guest star Daphne Zuniga, "Melrose Place") meddles with Peyton's record label.

Nathan (James Lafferty) grows closer to Jamie's (guest star Jackson Brundage) live-in nanny, Carrie (guest star Torrey DeVitto, "Beautiful People"), while Haley (Bethany Joy Galeotti) is challenged by her difficult student Quentin (guest star Robbie Jones).

Mouth (Lee Norris) is torn between loyalty to his co-workers and his illicit affair with his boss Alice (guest star Kelly Collins Lintz, "Surface").

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Episode 7

In Da Club

It's a Tree Hill reunion as the entire gang gathers at Tric to see The Honorary Title perform. While Peyton (Hilarie Burton) and Haley (Bethany Joy Galeotti) see this as an opportunity to introduce their musical act, Carrie (guest star Torrey DeVitto, "Beautiful People") sees it as a chance to get closer to Nathan (James Lafferty).

Brooke (Sophia Bush) forces an unsuspecting Mouth (Lee Norris) to go on a blind date with Millicent (guest star Lisa Goldstein).

Lindsey (guest star Michaela McManus, "The Beautiful Lie") confronts Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) about sneaking off to see Peyton.

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Episode 8

Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want

Peyton (Hilarie Burton) admits her true feelings to Lucas (Chad Michael Murray).

Brooke (Sophia Bush) makes a play for Owen (guest star Joe Manganiello, "ER") and Mouth (Lee Norris) tries to convince Millicent (guest star Lisa Goldstein) he's a better man than she thinks he is.

Haley (Bethany Joy Galeotti) wrestles with whether or not to reveal information that could ruin Lucas' relationship, and Nathan (James Lafferty) is put in a position that could spell the end of his marriage.

Lucas and Skills (Antwon Tanner) face the coaching prospect of playing their season opener at a disadvantage.

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Episode 9

For Tonight You're Only Here to Know

At the first Raven's basketball game of the season, Haley (Bethany Joy Galeotti), Brooke (Sophia Bush), Peyton (Hilarie Burton), Lindsey (guest star Michaela McManus, "The Beautiful Lie") and Mia (guest star musician Kate Voegele) find themselves locked in the Tree Hill High library. Tensions run high as Peyton and Lindsey face off over Lucas (Chad Michael Murray). Brooke tries to stand up for her mother when her friends go on the attack. Haley plays mentor to Mia, who is experiencing the elation and disappointment of fame.

Meanwhile, Mouth (Lee Norris), who is covering the game as his first official TV reporting assignment, struggles to find a story.

Finally, Lucas and Nathan (James Lafferty) grapple with the decision to tell their loved ones about various indiscretions.

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Episode 10

Running To Stand Still

When Brooke (Sophia Bush) takes Owen (guest star Joe Manganiello, "ER") to New York for a glimpse of her other life, she's faced with a ghost from her past.

Haley (Bethany Joy Galeotti) reels from a devastating blow to her marriage, while Nathan (James Lafferty) and Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) muster their courage to attend Dan's (guest star Paul Johansson) parole hearing.

A major record label takes an interest in Peyton's (Hilarie Burton) recording artist.

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Episode 11

You're Gonna Need Someone On Your Side

On the eve of Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) and Lindsey's (guest star Michaela McManus, "The Beautiful Lie") marriage, they conspire to save Nathan (James Lafferty) and Haley's (Bethany Joy Galeotti).

Brooke (Sophia Bush) pairs Peyton (Hilarie Burton) with a surprise old boyfriend, while dealing with Victoria (guest star Daphne Zuniga, "Melrose Place").

Rachel (guest star Danneel Harris, "CSI") returns to Tree Hill facing old challenges, while Dan (guest star Paul Johansson) also returns hoping for a fresh start.

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Episode 12


On the very special 100th episode of "One Tree Hill," it's Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) and Lindsey's (guest star Michaela McManus, "The Beautiful Lie") wedding day and Peyton (Hilarie Burton) must choose whether to intervene or lose her true love forever.

Nathan (James Lafferty) uses the occasion to attempt a reconciliation with Haley (Bethany Joy Galeotti), and the recently paroled Dan (guest star Paul Johansson) shows up for the family reunion.

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Episode 13

Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace

Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) picks up the pieces after being left at the altar by Lindsey (guest star Michaela McManus, "The Beautiful Lie"), while Nathan (James Lafferty) and Haley (Bethany Joy Galeotti) deal with the repercussions of Jamie's (Jackson Brundage) abduction.

Brooke (Sophia Bush) is haunted by her past as she considers adopting, while Peyton (Hilarie Burton) gets a visit from an old friend.

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Episode 14

What Do You Go Home To?

Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) and Peyton (Hilarie Burton) discuss Lucas' aborted wedding, while Brooke (Sophia Bush) gets a phone call that could change her life, and Millicent (guest star guest star Lisa Goldstein) and Mouth (Lee Norris) take a new step in their relationship.

Haley (Bethany Joy Galeotii) takes the first tentative steps towards a new career, and Nathan (James Lafferty) contemplates what it would take to get his game back.

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Episode 15

Life is Short

Lindsey (guest star Michaela McManus) returns to Tree Hill for Jamie's (guest star Jackson Brundage) fifth birthday party, giving Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) hope for their relationship.

Brooke (Sophia Bush) and Peyton (Hilarie Burton) prepare for life with a new baby.

Meanwhile, Dan (Paul Johansson) tries to insinuate himself back into the lives of his family, ultimately divulging a grave secret to Nathan (James Lafferty) and Haley (Bethany Joy Galeotti).

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Episode 16

Cryin' Won't Help You Now

Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) investigates Dan's (Paul Johansson) heart condition while Haley (Bethany Joy Galeotti) struggles with letting Dan into Jamie's (guest star Jackson Brundage) life.

Nathan (James Lafferty) urges Quentin (guest star Robbie Jones) to reinvent his game and Brooke (Sophia Bush) juggles her career with life as a new mother.

Peyton (Hilarie Burton) tries to assuage her guilt over Lucas' breakup, and Mouth (Lee Norris) gets a shot to be sports anchor.

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Episode 17

Hate is Safer Than Love

Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) is crushed by devastating news, while Brooke's (Sophia Bush) baby undergoes emergency surgery.

Haley (Bethany Joy Galeotti) wrestles with her decision to record a new album.

Skills (Antwon Tanner) and Nathan (James Lafferty) employ a risky game plan to salvage the Raven's season and Lucas stuns Peyton (Hilarie Burton) with a shocking truth.

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Episode 18

What Comes After the Blues

Brooke (Sophia Bush) deals with giving up her baby, while Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) deals with the residue of his actions following his game night scuffle.

Haley (Bethany Joy Galeotti) has a musical breakthrough and Peyton (Hilarie Burton) gets news about a ghost from her past.

Nathan (James Lafferty) and Jamie (guest star Jackson Brundage) face their fears together.

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