Sex and the City: Season 5

Sex and the City: Season 5

Sex and the City: Season 5

Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Cynthia Nixon and Kristin Davis lead the classic Emmy-winning series following the professional and sexual lives of four New York friends in their late 30s.

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EPISODE 5.1

Anchors Away

Carrie realizes her relationship with New York City is as... More dysfunctional as is her relationship with men. Charlotte decides she needs to distance herself from her former life as "Mrs. MacDougal". Miranda tries to adjust to her new life with her baby, Brady Hobbes. Samantha gets phone calls from Richard begging her to take him back.

EPISODE 5.2

Unoriginal Sin

Carrie gets an offer from a publisher who wants to... More make a book out of her column. Charlotte takes a self-help seminar and takes affirmations to try to find love again. Miranda agrees to have Brady baptized, and chooses Carrie as the godmother. Samantha takes Richard back, despite the girls advising against it.

EPISODE 5.3

Luck Be an Old Lady

Carrie desperately tries to get everyone together for Charlotte's "thirty-faux"... More birthday. Charlotte doesn't want to turn 36 because she feels she's getting old. Miranda goes to Atlantic City with the girls, feeling self-conscious about her weight. Samantha is paranoid that Richard is cheating with the entire female hotel staff.

EPISODE 5.4

Cover Girl

Carrie works with publicist Samantha to try to get the... More perfect look for her book cover. Charlotte starts reading self-help books. Miranda goes to Weight Watchers to lose her baby weight. Samantha gets upset when she feels the girls are judging her outrageous sex life.

EPISODE 5.5

Plus One Is the Loneliest Number

Carrie invites Jack Berger to her book opening party, which... More turns out to be a huge event. Charlotte butts heads with Bunny MacDougal. Miranda's single life and her life with Brady conflict. Samantha gets an impulse-buy chemical peel that goes awry.

EPISODE 5.6

Critical Condition

Carrie deals with her past with Aidan when she runs... More into Nina Katz, who had dated Aidan after he and Carrie split up. Charlotte gets a tough lawyer to go up against Bunny in a fight to keep her apartment. Miranda has no one to turn to when she needs help taking care of Brady. Samantha tries to return a spent vibrator, then spends some of her free time on Miranda.

EPISODE 5.7

The Big Journey

Carrie goes to San Francisco to promote her book and... More visit Big. Charlotte sleeps with her unappealing (to her) divorce lawyer, Harry Goldenblatt. Samantha accompanies Carrie to California, looking for a good time.

EPISODE 5.8

I Love a Charade

The girls attend the Hamptons wedding of an over-the-hill socialite... More and a lounge singer whom they all thought was gay. Carrie encounters Jack Berger again. Charlotte goes public with her relationship with Harry. Miranda gets more comfortable with the baby and with her role as a mother. Samantha throws a huge party at Richard Wright's Hamptons house.

Sex and the City: Season 5 | Reviews

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

They brazenly address nearly every complaint any viewer or critic has suggested about Sex after all these years.

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San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle

Carrie and company may not be letting go at all. And that would be a bad thing.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

The show hasn't lost its charm or its sense of hopefulness.

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Vulture

Vulture

Only on television would such smart young women never think about anything else except hormones.

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Vanity Fair

Vanity Fair

This season feels, understandably, a bit lost.

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New York Daily News

New York Daily News

Written and shot before Sept. 11, [...] these installments [...] reflect an increased seriousness and longing for meaning that is wholly appropriate to the times as well as to the city.

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