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Castle

Castle & Beckett face new questions about their relationship. The fun and conflict escalate as the crime-solving dynamic duo navigates a whole new chapter in their lives.
Castle & Beckett face new questions about their relationship. The fun and conflict escalate as the crime-solving dynamic duo navigates a whole new chapter in their lives.

Season 5 (24 episodes)

  • 1. After the Storm

    Original air date: 09/24/2012 Runtime: 43:13 min.

    Original air date: 09/24/2012 Runtime: 43:13 min. Castle and Beckett set aside questions about their relationship in order to take on the forces responsible for Beckett's mother's murder.

  • 2. Cloudy With a Chance of Murder

    Original air date: 10/01/2012 Runtime: 42:37 min.

    Original air date: 10/01/2012 Runtime: 42:37 min. On Beckett's first day back from suspension, she and Castle investigate a weathercaster's death, and try to hide their relationship from their co-workers.

  • 3. Secret's Safe With Me

    Original air date: 10/08/2012 Runtime: 43:14 min.

    Original air date: 10/08/2012 Runtime: 43:14 min. When a woman is murdered, Castle and Beckett think a repossessed storage unit may have a connection to her death.

  • 4. Murder, He Wrote

    Original air date: 10/15/2012 Runtime: 42:58 min.

    Original air date: 10/15/2012 Runtime: 42:58 min. Castle's plans with Beckett are disrupted when a dying man stumbles into his backyard and collapses in his pool.

  • 5. Probable Cause

    Original air date: 10/29/2012 Runtime: 43:15 min.

    Original air date: 10/29/2012 Runtime: 43:15 min. The investigation into a ritualistic murder turns up evidence linking Castle to the crime, leading Beckett to wonder how well she really knows him.

  • 6. The Final Frontier

    Original air date: 11/05/2012 Runtime: 43:13 min.

    Original air date: 11/05/2012 Runtime: 43:13 min. As Beckett and Castle investigate a murder at a sci-fi convention, they encounter avid fans in costume, egotistical celebrities and a lot of drama.

  • 7. Swan Song

    Original air date: 11/12/2012 Runtime: 43:06 min.

    Original air date: 11/12/2012 Runtime: 43:06 min. A documentary crew follows Castle, Beckett and the team as they investigate the murder of a rock band's lead guitarist.

  • 8. After Hours

    Original air date: 11/19/2012 Runtime: 43:14 min.

    Original air date: 11/19/2012 Runtime: 43:14 min. While retrieving a murder witness, Castle and Beckett are ambushed, forcing them to take the witness on the run.

  • 9. Secret Santa

    Original air date: 12/03/2012 Runtime: 43:03 min.

    Original air date: 12/03/2012 Runtime: 43:03 min. The team must solve a case involving a dead Santa who falls from the sky and lands in Central Park. Castle and Beckett celebrate their first Christmas together.

  • 10. Significant Others

    Original air date: 01/07/2013 Runtime: 43:13 min.

    Original air date: 01/07/2013 Runtime: 43:13 min. Several angry ex-husbands come under suspicion when a divorce attorney who only represented women is murdered; when Alexis gets sick, Castle's ex-wife moves into the loft to take care of her.

  • 11. Under the Influence

    Original air date: 01/14/2013 Runtime: 43:13 min.

    Original air date: 01/14/2013 Runtime: 43:13 min. Castle and Beckett are thrust into New York's raucous music industry as they investigate the murder of an up-and-coming DJ; Esposito takes a troubled teen under his wing.

  • 12. Death Gone Crazy

    Original air date: 01/21/2013 Runtime: 43:08 min.

    Original air date: 01/21/2013 Runtime: 43:08 min. When the founder of an adult video franchise is murdered, Beckett and Castle are faced with a lengthy list of suspects; Castle is upset when Alexis starts a revealing video blog.

  • 13. Recoil

    Original air date: 02/04/2013 Runtime: 43:10 min.

    Original air date: 02/04/2013 Runtime: 43:10 min. Castle and Beckett discover evidence that links a young woman's murder to Sen. William H. Bracken (Jack Coleman) -- the man responsible for the murder of Beckett's mother; Beckett faces complications as she tries to finally bring Bracken to justice.

  • 14. Reality Star Struck

    Original air date: 02/11/2013 Runtime: 43:12 min.

    Original air date: 02/11/2013 Runtime: 43:12 min. The young rising star of "The Wives of Wall Street" is murdered; Castle tries to give Beckett a Valentine's Day gift, but his plans go awry.

  • 15. Target

    Original air date: 02/18/2013 Runtime: 43:04 min.

    Original air date: 02/18/2013 Runtime: 43:04 min. A murder investigation reveals a plot to kidnap a wealthy businessman's daughter; FBI Agent Harris (Dylan Walsh) helps Castle and Beckett investigate.

  • 16. Hunt

    Original air date: 02/25/2013 Runtime: 43:14 min.

    Original air date: 02/25/2013 Runtime: 43:14 min. After the FBI fails to get Alexis back, Castle takes matters into his own hands; Castle learns that his daughter's kidnapping may be a part of a larger and more sinister agenda.

  • 17. Scared to Death

    Original air date: 03/18/2013 Runtime: 42:54 min.

    Original air date: 03/18/2013 Runtime: 42:54 min. Castle and Beckett tackle one of their creepiest cases yet when a woman appears to have been scared to death by a "haunted" DVD; Castle fears for his life after he accidentally watches the video.

  • 18. The Wild Rover

    Original air date: 03/25/2013 Runtime: 43:10 min.

    Original air date: 03/25/2013 Runtime: 43:10 min. When a body is discovered in an industrial cake mixer, the murder is traced to an Irish gang and a bar owner named Siobhan O'Doul (Cara Buono); Detective Ryan reveals a history with Siobhan from his time working under cover in narcotics.

  • 19. The Lives of The Others

    Original air date: 04/01/2013 Runtime: 43:12 min.

    Original air date: 04/01/2013 Runtime: 43:12 min. While stuck at home with a broken leg, Castle believes he witnesses a murder in the apartment across the street.

  • 20. The Fast and The Furriest

    Original air date: 04/15/2013 Runtime: 42:45 min.

    Original air date: 04/15/2013 Runtime: 42:45 min. Beckett and Castle discover giant footprints at the site of a vicious murder, leading the team to wonder if Bigfoot is the killer.

  • 21. The Squab and The Quail

    Original air date: 04/22/2013 Runtime: 42:27 min.

    Original air date: 04/22/2013 Runtime: 42:27 min. When Beckett is tasked with protecting a charming billionaire whose life is in danger, she reflects on her relationship with Castle; consumed with jealousy, Castle tries to solve the case as quickly as possible.

  • 22. Still

    Original air date: 04/29/2013 Runtime: 43:08 min.

    Original air date: 04/29/2013 Runtime: 43:08 min. When Beckett steps on a pressure-sensitive bomb, the team searches for a way to save her while Castle distracts her by talking about their relationship.

  • 23. The Human Factor

    Original air date: 05/06/2013 Runtime: 42:49 min.

    Original air date: 05/06/2013 Runtime: 42:49 min. When a government whistleblower is murdered, Beckett and Castle must figure out who is responsible and determine why Homeland Security is trying to take over the case.

  • 24. Watershed

    Original air date: 05/13/2013 Runtime: 43:10 min.

    Original air date: 05/13/2013 Runtime: 43:10 min. An interview with a federal law enforcement agency forces Beckett to reconsider her career and her relationship with Castle; a young woman's body is found inside a flop house's water tank.