Six Feet Under

Six Feet Under

Everything. Everyone. Everywhere...Ends. HBO presents the fifth and final season of the Emmy(R)-winning series about an L.A. family who run an independent funeral home.
Everything. Everyone. Everywhere...Ends. HBO presents the fifth and final season of the Emmy(R)-winning series about an L.A. family who run an independent funeral home.

Season 5 (12 episodes)

  • 1. A Coat of White Primer

    Original air date: 06/06/2005 Runtime: 54:32 min.

    Original air date: 06/06/2005 Runtime: 54:32 min. In the Season Five premiere, Ruth dreads George's return from the hospital in light of his recent diagnosis; Nate and Brenda prep for a big day, but an emergency makes them reconsider; David and Keith discuss alternative parenting options.

  • 2. Dancing for Me

    Original air date: 08/07/2005 Runtime: 52:52 min.

    Original air date: 08/07/2005 Runtime: 52:52 min. Nate hangs with some high-school friends but finds that, as adults, they share little more than teenage memories; Ruth gets relief from George's daughter Maggie; Brenda is reluctant to accept Margaret's help and struggles in her new internship.

  • 3. Hold My Hand

    Original air date: 08/14/2005 Runtime: 50:02 min.

    Original air date: 08/14/2005 Runtime: 50:02 min. Claire is seduced by Billy's lust for life but hits a roadblock trying to fund the next leg of her educational journey; George is haunted by visions of an early trauma; and Brenda feels at home with her new supervisor Jackie.

  • 4. Time Flies

    Original air date: 08/21/2005 Runtime: 51:26 min.

    Original air date: 08/21/2005 Runtime: 51:26 min. Brenda is disturbed by Nate's reaction to her news; Ruth shares her feelings about George with her knitting circle; David and Keith 'propose' to Mary and meet Roger's unconventional family; Rico is shocked at how Vanessa and the boys are doing.

  • 5. Eat a Peach

    Original air date: 06/13/2005 Runtime: 49:26 min.

    Original air date: 06/13/2005 Runtime: 49:26 min. Nate and Brenda discuss giving Maya a 'coherent narrative'; David and Keith await news from Mary, and meet a special little boy; Vanessa is shocked when Julio gets into trouble at school--and mortified when Rico schmoozes things over.

  • 6. The Rainbow of Her Reasons

    Original air date: 06/20/2005 Runtime: 54:55 min.

    Original air date: 06/20/2005 Runtime: 54:55 min. Ruth happily helps 'circle the wagons' when Sarah calls; David and Keith discover it's hard work playing house with Anthony and his brother Durrell; Nate muses on the loss of his first love; Claire finds a temporary financial solution.

  • 7. The Silence

    Original air date: 06/27/2005 Runtime: 56:39 min.

    Original air date: 06/27/2005 Runtime: 56:39 min. David and Keith struggle to create parent-child boundaries; When Brenda and Nate get some ambiguous news, it confirms their views on life and death; Ruth fills her schedule with activities, but has trouble unwinding.

  • 8. Singing for Our Lives

    Original air date: 07/04/2005 Runtime: 55:33 min.

    Original air date: 07/04/2005 Runtime: 55:33 min. A young Latina's funeral raises questions about the culture--and future--of Fisher and Diaz. Meanwhile, David and Keith are upset when they're not in the driver's seat; and Claire takes her co-worker Ted to an art school show.

  • 9. Ecotone

    Original air date: 07/10/2005 Runtime: 48:51 min.

    Original air date: 07/10/2005 Runtime: 48:51 min. David and Keith get comfortable with their new family life; Claire is shocked to discover she and Ted share a passion for politics; Ruth finds empowerment in the woods; Maggie is forced to make some awkward calls; Brenda faces several truths at once.

  • 10. All Alone

    Original air date: 07/17/2005 Runtime: 57:04 min.

    Original air date: 07/17/2005 Runtime: 57:04 min. While David attends to family business, Keith makes an embarrassing self-discovery on the job; Brenda is challenged by Nate and answers a hard question for Maya; Margaret compares herself to her daughter; Ruth lets Bettina play nurse.

  • 11. Static

    Original air date: 07/24/2005 Runtime: 54:16 min.

    Original air date: 07/24/2005 Runtime: 54:16 min. As David's fears take over, Keith tries to protect him--and the boys; Billy attends to his sister; Claire goes on a drunken harassment spree and pushes Ted away; Rico pushes for a talk about the business; George tries to help Ruth with Maya.

  • 12. Everyone's Waiting

    Original air date: 07/31/2005 Runtime: 72:01 min.

    Original air date: 07/31/2005 Runtime: 72:01 min. In the series finale, David finally embraces a demon; Keith gives 'tough love'; Nathaniel talks to his younger son; Brenda delivers and fights Nate's negativity; Claire gets an exciting call; and Ted inspires sexy photos.