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Community: Season 5 (2013-2014)




Critic Consensus: With Dan Harmon back as its show runner, Community returns with a familiar new energy and more fun, exciting adventures for the Greendale gang.


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The fifth season of "Community" finds Jeff (Joel McHale) teaching at Greendale one year after graduation. Meanwhile, the death of Pierce (Chevy Chase) leads to shocking discoveries among the group. Troy (Donald Glover) leaves Greendale in search of new adventures; Annie (Alison Brie) and Abed (Danny Pudi) search for a new roommate; Professor Hickey (Jonathan Banks) shows Jeff the ropes; and the school board makes a shocking decision that affects the whole group. An animated episode is featured.


Joel McHale
as Jeff Winger
Gillian Jacobs
as Britta Perry
Yvette Nicole Brown
as Shirley Bennett
Danny Pudi
as Abed Nadir
Alison Brie
as Annie Edison
Donald Glover
as Troy Barnes
Ken Jeong
as Ben Chang
Jim Rash
as Dean Pelton
Jonathan Banks
as Professor Hickey
John Oliver
as Professor Duncan
Rob Corddry
as Alan Connor
Chevy Chase
as Pierce Hawthorne
Kevin Corrigan
as Professor Garrity
Chris Elliott
as Russell Borchert
Walton Goggins
as Mr. Stone
Nathan Fillion
as Bob Waite
Paget Brewster
as Debra Chambers
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Critic Reviews for Community: Season 5

All Critics (31) | Top Critics (13)

I, for one, am thrilled that the show is back and back-to-form.

January 6, 2014 | Full Review…

While it's too early to tell for sure, Harmon does seem to have brought back some of the show's earlier spirit.

January 2, 2014 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

About as good a Community restart as anyone could have possibly hoped for.

January 2, 2014 | Rating: A | Full Review…
Top Critic

As a charter member of this particular church choir, there are enough laughs and positive character choice signposts to have faith in Harmon returning to the altar.

January 2, 2014 | Full Review…

The rest of us Community fans... couldn't be more excited for what should be another season with the Greendale Human Beings.

June 27, 2018 | Full Review…

Decades from now, cultural historians will look back at this whiz-bang smart sitcom and puzzle over why it always drew such tepid ratings.

June 27, 2018 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Community: Season 5



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Community returns to form in a shorter, darker, but still very entertaining fifth season.


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