The Cosby Show (1984)

The Cosby Show - Season 5 Episodes

The Cosby Show - Season 5

The Cosby Show - Season 5

The fifth season of The Cosby Show aired on NBC from October 6, 1988 to May 11, 1989.

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Episode 1

Together Again and Again

With Denise returning to college for her sophomore year, Theo moves into on-campus accommodations.

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Episode 2

The Physical

Cliff follows up his "lost weekend" food binge with a day of emergency fasting for his annual blood test and physical.

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Episode 3

Rudy's All-Nighter

Theo gets a "D" on his first freshman English composition and worries that he's not "college material."

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Episode 4

Move It (a.k.a. The Baby Game)

The meal: burnt veal a la shoe leather, charred yet raw potatoes and brown tap water.

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Episode 5

Out of Brooklyn

Vanessa falls victim to a rumor circulating around school that her boyfriend Roy has broken off their romance.

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Episode 6

The Birth (1)

Bedlam erupts in the Huxtable kitchen when Sondra goes into labor.

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Episode 7

The Birth (2)

Bedlam erupts in the Huxtable kitchen when Sondra goes into labor.

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Episode 8

Cyranoise de Bergington

Theo's friend Howard breaks up with the beautiful Julia while Rudy gets a head start in buying her mom the perfect birthday present.

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Episode 9

How Do You Get to Carnegie Hall?

When Vanessa and her two friends make a demo video of "The Locomotion" at a local department store, visions of MTV stardom dance in their heads.

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Episode 10

If the Dress Fits, Wear It

Debbie Allen guest stars as an exercise instructor known as "The Bonecrusher" - the woman whom Clair hopes will help her fit into her new evening gown.

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Episode 11

Is There a Hamster in the House?

Cliff bends his iron rule against pets in the house when he lets Rudy "baby-sit" her friend's hamster.

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Episode 12

Truth or Consequences

Vanessa's new boyfriend, Jeremy, wants to see more of her, so she sneaks out to meet him, lying to Cliff and Clair in the process.

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Episode 13

Cliff Babysits

Babymania grips the Huxtable household, with Elvin videotaping every waking moment of his children's lives.

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Episode 14

Mrs. Huxtable Goes to Kindergarten

Clair' s television career gets off to a rousing start when she's invited to be a guest panelist on a Sunday morning current events talk show.

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Episode 15

The Lost Weekend

Cliff and Clair take a well-earned break from kids and chores, depositing Rudy at Grandma's, dropping Vanessa at a friend's house and heading for the Poconos.

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Episode 16

No Way, Baby

Cliff tracks down the only living relative of his unmarried patient, who is about to deliver her first child.

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Episode 17

Can I Say Something, Please?

Cliff rents his favorite children's movies for Rudy's party, but Rudy prefers more contemporary titles .

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Episode 18

The Dead End Kids Meet Dr. Lotus

Theo wants the freedom to date other women, but when his girlfriend Justine shows up at the college hangout with another guy, he turns to a voodoo expert for help.

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Episode 19

The Boys of Winter

Cliff proudly introduces Elvin and Theo to his former basketball coach.

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Episode 20

It Comes and It Goes

Elvin comes home from med school to find an exhausted and snappish Sondra complaining about her life and his insensitivity.

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Episode 21

Theo's Women

Rudy interferes with Theo and Justine's chocolate mousse-making in the kitchen.

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Episode 22

Birthday Blues

The kids launch Clair's 46th birthday with a candle in her morning grapefruit and a litany of references to how good she still looks.

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Episode 23

A Room With No View

Cliff enjoyment of the warm spring air and the music of birds chirping is interrupted by the sounds of Vanessa and Rudy's non-stop bickering.

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Episode 24

What He Did for Love

When Theo's friend Denny finds an expensive watch on the street, Theo and the gang suggest he give it to Jane, his new high-class girlfriend, to impress her.

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Episode 25

Day of the Locusts

When Sondra gets strep throat, Clair and Elvin's mother, Francine, remove the babies from the apartment.

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Episode 26

57 Varieties

Theo wants to join his classmates on an archaeological dig in Egypt.