True Blood: Season 4

True Blood: Season 4

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HBO's drama about vampires, sex, and the Deep South starring Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer, created by Alan Ball (Six Feet Under) and based on the novels by Charlaine Harris.

2011USA
FantasyHorror

Episodes

EPISODE 4.1

She's Not There

Sookie journeys away from Bon Temps; Eric and Bill try... More to win back the human public; Jason learns that no good deed goes unpunished; Tara finds refuge in close quarters; Sam bonds with his own; Hoyt and Jessica debate the dinner menu; Jesus urges Lafayette to join a coven; and Terry tries to alleviate Arlene’s fears about the baby.

EPISODE 4.2

You Smell Like Dinner

Sookie adjusts to Bon Temps' new realities; Bill reveals pieces... More of his past; Eric crashes a witches' meeting; Jason gets his wounds licked; Andy struggles with his addiction; Sam learns of Luna's special talents; Jessica satisfies her blood cravings; and Arlene witnesses strange behavior from her family.

EPISODE 4.3

If You Love Me, Why am I Dyin'?

Sookie makes a deal with Eric and reconnects with Alcide;... More Bill punishes an errant vampire and counsels a guilt-ridden Jessica; Jason is cast as a reluctant savior; Tommy eyes a scam and alienates Sam; Marnie flexes her newfound powers; Pam delivers an ultimatum to Lafayette, Tara and Jesus; Eric spoils Sookie's faerie reunion.

EPISODE 4.4

I'm Alive and On Fire

Alcide helps Sookie hunt for Eric; Marnie searches for guidance... More to break a spell; Bill discovers a common bond with the Bellefleurs; Jason begs for liberation from Hotshot; Sam penetrates Luna's inner circle; Arlene sees the writing on the wall; Tommy returns to his roots.

EPISODE 4.5

Me and the Devil

Sookie nurtures Eric; Bill gets involved personally in the necromancy... More crisis; Pam takes the veil; Sam becomes Tommy's accomplice; Arlene and Terry look to religion to solve their problem; Jesus and Lafayette head to Mexico to harness a shaman's power; Jason convalesces.

EPISODE 4.6

I Wish I Was the Moon

Sookie searches for Jason under a full moon; Marnie connects... More with spirits of the past; Arlene and Terry cope with a suspicious inferno; Debbie urges Alcide to join a new werewolf community; Tommy trades places with Sam; Lafayette feels the spirit in Mexico; Eric surrenders to his King's will.

EPISODE 4.7

Cold Grey Light of Dawn

With Marnie empowered by spirits of the dead, Bill issues... More an unpopular order to save vampires from the light. Eric embraces his amnesia; Luna discovers Sam’s not the man she thought he was; Lafayette expands his consciousness; Pam gets a body peel; Andy’s date with Holly doesn’t go as planned; Jessica has doubts about her future with Hoyt; Alcide and Debbie join a new pack.

EPISODE 4.8

Spellbound

Bill and Marnie get ready for an open confrontation. The... More King secures the loyalty of Sookie and Eric. Jason is conflicted emotionally. A spirit manipulates Lafayette for its own purposes. Sam must deal with Marcus who just happens to be Luna's ex.

EPISODE 4.9

Let's Get Out of Here

Sookie tries to figure out how to fit both Bill... More and Eric into her life. Lafayette needs Jesus' help to rid him of the spirit that has taken over. Alcide is called upon by Marcus to help render assistance. Opposing ideas bring Bill into direct conflict with Nan. Marnie secretly plans out the strategy for her next step against the vampires in spite of Tara and Holly's apprehension about the outcome.

EPISODE 4.10

Burning Down the House

Bill needs Sookie to use her powers which results in... More breaking a spell. Jessica is implored to glamour Jason. Terry tries to help Andy with an intervention. Alcide reassesses his loyalties. Bill organizes the vampires to attack Marnie's Moon Goddess Emporium while Jesus, Lafayette, Sookie and Jason attempt to free Tara and Holly.

EPISODE 4.11

Soul of Fire

It's up to Sookie and her powers to keep Bill,... More Eric and Pam from harm. While Jesus casts a spell, Lafayette is totally absorbed by the past. Sams gets even with Marcus and Alcide deals with Debbie head on. Andy's foray into the forest is filled with deep, overwhelming emotion.

EPISODE 4.12

And When I Die

The souls of the dead rise up in Bon Temps.... More Sookie makes some important associations. Jesus and Lafayette's connection is imperiled. Sam and Luna imagine a happy and perfect future. Sookie and Tara are confronted by Debbie.

True Blood: Season 4 | Reviews

72%18 reviews

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USA Today

USA Today

Every line, every reaction is perfectly pitched, every shift from humor to menace to seduction perfectly played.

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New York Daily News

New York Daily News

It's a little wearing sometimes, to be honest, though it has enough narrative strength to keep hard-core fans happy.

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post

If there's another TV show that can approach its ability to meld melodramatic horror, fun and social metaphor, I haven't seen it.

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Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine

We should be encouraged-and thanks to Shaw's boffo performance, delighted-to see True Blood thinking, even for a moment, about controlling itself.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

It's still sexy and blood-soaked, but the novelty's worn thin.

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True Blood: Season 4 | Release Details

True Blood: Season 4 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Neon.