Dawson's Creek: Season 5 (2001 - 2002)

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Air date: Oct 10, 2001

As Season 5 opens, the gang takes on college life---except for Pacey, who is lying low after docking the yacht in Boston Harbor. Elsewhere, Joey struggles in her writing class at Worthington and Dawson disappoints her when he can't visit because of an internship; Jack decides it's time for Jen to find a new guy. Dawson: James Van Der Beek. Joey: Katie Holmes. Jen: Michelle Williams.

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Air date: Oct 17, 2001

Dawson visits Joey in Boston, and all goes well until he gets an unusual message on his answering machine. Meanwhile, Pacey is interested in the restaurant business; and Jen and Jack go to a frat party, where Jen meets a new guy (Chad Michael Murray). Joey: Katie Holmes. Dawson: James Van Der Beek. Pacey: Joshua Jackson.

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Air date: Oct 24, 2001

Joey learns that Pacey is living in Boston and working at a nearby restaurant. Also in town is Dawson, who's not happy in Los Angeles and is thinking about staying on the East Coast. Meanwhile, Jack gets used to being a Sig Ep brother; and Jen and Charlie take their relationship to a new level. Charlie: Chad Michael Murray. Joey: Katie Holmes. Pacey: Joshua Jackson.

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Air date: Oct 31, 2001

The Leerys deal with the aftermath of Mitch's car accident. As friends and family gather around to lend support, Dawson tries to come to terms with the last time he saw his father. The event even brings Pacey out of hiding on the boat, as he and the rest of the gang struggle to comfort Dawson. Mitch: John Wesley Shipp. Gale: Mary-Margaret Humes. Pacey:Joshua Jackson.

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Air date: Nov 7, 2001

Dawson takes Joey up on an offer to visit her for a weekend in Boston. Meanwhile, Jack is surprised when his boyfriend visits unexpectedly and makes Jack choose between spending time with him or the fraternity. Tobey: David Monahan. Jack: Kerr Smith. Joey: Katie Holmes.

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Air date: Nov 14, 2001

Dawson suffers anxiety attacks while trying to deal with the death of his father, so he takes a trip to Boston to get away from his troubles. While in town, he goes to the frat house with Jack, gets drunk and ends up hurting Joey's feelings with a booze-fueled comment. Dawson: James Van Der Beek. Joey: Katie Holmes. Pacey: Joshua Jackson.

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Air date: Nov 21, 2001

With support from Jen, Dawson decides to see a doctor in Boston about his anxiety attacks. On the college front, Audrey makes an audition tape for "Real World Ibiza"; Joey works on Prof. Wilder's project; and Pacey cracks a secret at the restaurant. Audrey: Busy Philipps. Jen: Michelle Williams. Joey: Katie Holmes.

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Air date: Nov 28, 2001

Dawson and Jen take a road trip to a film festival in New Hampshire, where Dawson's documentary is being honored. They also reach a new level in their relationship that could change their friendship and hurt others around them. Dawson: James Van Der Beek. Jen: Michelle Williams. Joey: Katie Holmes.

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Air date: Dec 12, 2001

Jen takes over Charlie's nighttime DJ shift at the campus radio station. Meanwhile, Audrey prepares for a Halloween party; and Joey decides to spend the night reading in the library. Charlie: Chad Michael Murray. Audrey: Busy Philipps. Jen: Michelle Williams.

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Air date: Dec 19, 2001

Pacey decides to throw a large dinner party at Grams' house to reunite all of his high-school friends, but Joey is in for a surprise when she walks in on a kiss between Dawson and Jen. Pacey: Joshua Jackson. Grams: Mary Beth Peil. Joey: Katie Holmes.

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A teen drama series that follows a group of close-knit friends, as they help each other navigate adolescence. Season 5 takes place during the gang's first year of university.

Critic Reviews for Dawson's Creek Season 5

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I blame [the decline of the series] all on that ATM episode and the man credited only as Joey's Mugger. Or as I like to call him, He Who Shall Not Be Named.

Oct 1, 2018 | Full Review…

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