Season 5 Breakdown
Normal Episodes: 25
TV Specials: 0
TV Movies: 0
Normal Episodes: 25
TV Specials: 0
TV Movies: 0
Knots Landing Season 5 (1983-1984)
|5x01 The People vs. Gary Ewing |
Karen is very upset that Diana's gone. Mack is sure that Chip killed Ciji, and they put out an APB for them. Val is dogged by reporters. A ""mystery man"" helps her escape them. Abby ...
|Sep. 29, 1983|
|5x02 Fugitives |
Val runs into her ""mystery man"" Ben Gibson while jogging on the beach. He admits he doesn't jog, and was just doing it to meet her. They go to dinner, but Val leaves when she learns ...
|Oct. 06, 1983|
|5x03 Nowhere to Run |
Abby and Gary move to the ranch. Abby gets an office in town - complete with apartment. She and Westmont secretly start a subsidiary of Gary's company. Gary offers Laura a position ...
|Oct. 13, 1983|
|5x04 Marital Privileges |
Diana tells Karen that Chip killed Ciji for her. Karen says she'll testify, but Janet says they need Diana. Furious, Diana tells Karen she never wants to see her again, and moves to ...
|Oct. 20, 1983|
|5x05 One Kind of Justice |
Gary and Abby go to Greg's fundraiser and Gary donates money to him. Val and Ben are there, and she introduces Gary and Ben. Greg asks Mac to head up his crime commission. Karen and ...
|Oct. 27, 1983|
|5x06 ...And Never Brought to Mind |
Lilimae is arrested, and Gary wants to pay her bail. Val says no, she'll pay it. Chip is rushed to surgery. He wakes up, but later goes into a coma. Diana blames Karen for running him ...
|Nov. 03, 1983|
|5x07 Sacred Vows |
Eric goes to the hospital and tells Diana that he's glad that Sid isn't around. He reminds Diana that Sid died in order to bring someone to justice, and would be disgusted with her. ...
|Nov. 10, 1983|
|5x08 A Change of Heart |
Val tells Ben about sleeping with Gary. Ben is upset and leaves. Karen's still upset over Diana and is having back pains. Mac convinces her to go to the Doctor, and she gets pain pills. ...
|Nov. 17, 1983|
|5x09 Money Talks |
Mac visits Tom Jessick, an attorney friend that he sent to jail and says he wants him on the crime commission. Greg's at the McKenzie's and his daughter Mary Francis comes by, angry ...
|Nov. 24, 1983|
|5x10 Homecoming |
Gary buys Cathy a dress like Ciji's and brings her to get her hair cut like Ciji. He also has her lip sync to Ciji's album. Laura walks in and is angry. Gary says he's doing it because ...
|Dec. 01, 1983|
|5x11 I'll Tell You No Lies |
Mac questions Tom about whether a lawyer named Cavanaugh is the head of the Wolfbridge group. Mac wants Tom to go back to them as an 'inside' man. Gary asks Cathy to sing for him. She ...
|Dec. 08, 1983|
|5x12 Denials |
Tom tells Mac that Wolfbridge is bigger than he thought, and later calls Mac from the bus station and says he's leaving town, because it's not worth giving up his life. Chip's sister ...
|Dec. 15, 1983|
|5x13 Witness |
Jane Sumner comes to town, so Greg can't pay attention to Abby. Mac asks Greg to help him find Tom Jessick. A man tells Greg to get rid of Mac or they'll drop his campaign. Cathy goes ...
|Dec. 22, 1983|
|5x14 Secrets Cry Aloud |
Val tells Lilimae she's pregnant, and Lilimae inadvertently tells Ben. Val admits to him that the baby is Gary's, and Ben's upset. Cathy and Gary kiss, but Gary says he won't cheat ...
|Dec. 29, 1983|
|5x15 Forsaking All Others |
Mac has Karen admitted to a hospital chemical dependency program. Karen denies she has a problem .Abby is angry at Greg for getting her involved with Mark St. Claire. Mark tells Abby ...
|Jan. 05, 1984|
|5x16 Reconcilable Differences |
Abby and Westmont scramble to get Apaloon off of real estate documents. The audit goes well and Gary apologizes to Abby. Gary sees that Cathy makes much more than the other ranch hands, ...
|Jan. 12, 1984|
|5x17 Second Chances |
Gary finds out that Cathy was in prison for 2nd-degree murder. He asks Abby about it. Abby tells Cathy to leave and threatens to tell her ex-husband Ray where she is. Cathy counters ...
|Jan. 19, 1984|
|5x18 Lest the Truth be Known |
Ray comes to the Ranch and sweet talks Cathy. They sleep together and decide to leave the next day. Cathy says goodbye to Gary and cries about messing everything up. Then Ray decides ...
|Feb. 02, 1984|
|5x19 So Shall You Reap |
Ben proposes to Val and says he'll raise the baby as his own. She accepts.Cathy tells Gary that she killed a man in self defense (but she really took the blame for a murder that Ray ...
|Feb. 09, 1984|
|5x20 High Ideals |
Gary freezes the assets of Gary Ewing Enterprises and seals the office. When Val is overcome by pain from her pregnancy, her doctor forbids her to accompany Ben to El Salvador. After ...
|Feb. 16, 1984|
|5x21 No Trumpets, No Drums |
Val is upset as Ben leaves for El Salvador. She finds out she's having twins. She gets a call saying Ben and 2 others were on their way to a rebel encampment and their jeep was hit ...
|Feb. 23, 1984|
|5x22 Silent Missions |
Greg tries to get Gary to unfreeze his assets. Gary reports this to Mac who tells him to keep the assets frozen, as it will force Wolfbridge's hand. Ray spies on Gary and Cathy. Gary ...
|Mar. 01, 1984|
|5x23 Finishing Touches |
Gary is murdered, and Val flips out. Abby is in shock. Cathy decides to leave the ranch and Laura invites her to stay with her. Cathy tells Laura she never murdered anyone and took ...
|Mar. 08, 1984|
|5x24 Yesterday, It Rained |
Ben comes home and Val cries with joy. The hitman actually shot Ray, not Gary. Cathy calls Ray's mom to tell her, and Laura overhears. Laura tells Greg, who asks Karen why none of the ...
|Mar. 22, 1984|
|5x25 Negotiations |
A man tells Val that Gary is alive and that she will be receiving a call from Mark St. Claire, but if she mentions the conversation, Gary will be killed. Ben tells Val that Gary is ...
|Mar. 29, 1984|
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