Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season 5

Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season 5

Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season 5

Fifth season of the Golden Globe-winning comedy series following an eclectic group of detectives in a New York precinct. Stars Andy Samberg, Melissa Fumero, Stephanie Beatriz and Terry Crews.

2017USA
ComedyCrime

Episodes

EPISODE 5.1

The Big House (1)

Jake and Rosa assimilate to their new lives behind bars,... More but both are coping in very different ways. Jake bonds with his cellmate, Caleb, and is forced to join a prison gang led by notorious inmate Romero, in order to gain his protection. Meanwhile, in the women's prison, Rosa puts Holt and Terry to the test by having them complete outrageous favors for her. Back in the precinct, Amy and Charles are doing all they can to exonerate their colleagues.

EPISODE 5.2

The Big House (2)

When the warden asks Jake to investigate Romero's drug smuggling... More operation, Jake and Caleb find themselves caught between the loyalty Jake has sworn to both of them. Meanwhile, Amy is offered a deal by a local mobster who claims he can prove that Hawkins is guilty, but Holt and the rest of the gang think they have a safer plan.

EPISODE 5.3

Kicks

Now that he's officially back at the precinct and desperate... More to solve a real case, Jake finds a loophole to get out of his temporarily designated desk duty. Unfortunately, that loophole rests on his ability to pass an official evaluation performed by Holt. While Charles provides Jake with moral support, Terry and Amy help Rosa, who believes Pimento may be cheating on her.

EPISODE 5.4

HalloVeen

The Nine-Nine embarks on its fifth annual Halloween Heist and,... More as usual, everybody has a plan and no one is safe. Relationships and friendships are tested as the title "Amazing Human Slash Genius" must be snagged by midnight, leaving everyone pitted against each other.

EPISODE 5.5

Bad Beat

To track down the infamous arms dealer Dan "Daniel" Valdano,... More Jake and Terry go undercover at an illegal gambling club, but when Holt gets involved to coach the two in the art of poker, his addiction resurfaces. Meanwhile, Boyle buys a food truck that was formerly used in a brutal string of murders without telling his investor, Amy, and Hitchcock and Scully challenge Rosa to a "Butt-lympics."

EPISODE 5.6

The Venue

The always unwelcome Vulture pops back into Jake and Amy's... More lives, threatening to swoop in and take something important away from them. Meanwhile, Boyle and Rosa must track down "Sergeant Peanut Butter," the kidnapped NYPD horse that Charles envies, and Holt challenges Terry to be less image-conscious.

EPISODE 5.7

Two Turkeys

Jake and Amy attempt to get their parents to bond... More over Thanksgiving dinner; When Holt's Thanksgiving pie is stolen from his office, he searches for the culprit.

EPISODE 5.8

Return to Skyfire

When Terry's favorite author, DC Parlov, returns to the precinct... More because his latest manuscript was stolen, Terry and Jake convince Rosa to go undercover with them at a fantasy fiction convention to find the culprit. As drama ensues between Parlov and another writer, Terry admits that he's been writing a book of his own. Back at the precinct, Holt, Amy and Charles take a forensics course, but Charles' big mouth gets him in trouble.

EPISODE 5.9

99

While the entire precinct attends a funeral in LA, Holt... More learns that he is in the running to become Chief Commissioner of the NYPD - his dream job. But after missing their flight back to New York, Jake must devise a variety of ways to get Holt back in time for the interview.

EPISODE 5.10

Game Night

Rosa begs Jake to help her break some big news... More to her parents, but her plan is thrown off when they wrongly assume the two are dating.

EPISODE 5.11

The Favor

When Seamus Murphy returns to redeem the favor Holt owes... More him, the precinct searches for a loophole that will allow Holt to uphold his end of the bargain without breaking the law.

EPISODE 5.12

Safe House

After Seamus threatens Kevin, Holt devises an elaborate plan to... More hide him in a safe house, with Jake as his guard. Kevin is miserable as the 99 works overtime to find Seamus and take him down.

EPISODE 5.13

The Negotiation

Jake is called upon to negotiate a hostage situation with... More a jewel thief, only to discover that the culprit seems to be a familiar face. Amy and Gina help Charles with the high demands of his new food truck, and Holt panics when a member of the Police Commissioner selection committee decides to interview Hitchcock about Holt.

EPISODE 5.14

The Box

Jake embarks on an all-night long interrogation in order to... More elicit a confession out of a suspect. But when Captain Holt skips the opera in order to stay back and help, the two cops clash over how to get him to talk.

EPISODE 5.15

The Puzzle Master

Jake surprises Amy with an investigation into a string of... More arsons connected to her favorite crossword puzzle author, Vin Stermley. Meanwhile, Gina helps Holt jazz up his Commissioner candidate speech, and Terry, Rosa, Hitchcock and Scully argue over who is most deserving of the new detective car.

EPISODE 5.16

NutriBoom

Jake and Charles realize that they’ve been suckered into the... More cult-like NutriBoom pyramid scheme, and must find a way to sever their contracts.

EPISODE 5.17

DFW

Jake invites his newly discovered half-sister to stay with him... More in New York, but when he and Amy realize she’s a bit of a nightmare, they must find a way to get her back home to Dallas.

EPISODE 5.18

Gray Star Mutual

When a fire destroys Charles' food truck, Pimento unexpectedly shows... More up to the scene as the insurance agent. Meanwhile, Rosa helps Amy to see that it’s okay to get excited about picking her wedding dress, and Gina and Terry coach Holt in the art of social media.

EPISODE 5.19

Bachelor/ette Party

Charles plans an elaborate scavenger hunt for Jake's bachelor party,... More but the day goes awry when the guys decide to take some short cuts instead. Meanwhile, Amy's bachelorette party escalates when the ladies realize she previously slept with a member of her soon-to-be wedding band.

EPISODE 5.20

Show Me Going

When Rosa responds to an active shooter alert, the rest... More of the squad is forced to stay back, desperately fearing for her safety. Feeling helpless, Jake frantically brainstorms ways to offer his assistance, Terry faces an existential crisis and Gina and Amy try to make themselves useful by fixing Rosa's broken toilet.

EPISODE 5.21

White Whale

Rosa and Amy team up to take down their "white... More whale" suspect - a ruthless killer who has managed to elude them for seven years - while Terry helps Jake tackle his wedding planning chores. Then, Captain Holt and his rival, Olivia Crawford, try to convince each other to step down in the campaign for Commissioner.

EPISODE 5.22

Jake & Amy

Jake and Amy's wedding day is majorly threatened, and Charles... More and the whole squad rush to help save it. Amidst the chaos, Holt hesitates to open the email that will indicate if he has won his campaign for Commissioner, despite Gina's encouragement. Meanwhile, Terry gently pushes Rosa towards a potential love interest.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season 5 | Reviews

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IndieWire

IndieWire

The joyful spirit of “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” is distinguishable from other sitcoms in that it even though it delivers laughs in droves, it also provides a bit of a pep talk.

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Collider

Collider

For those who still have a Parks & Recreation-size hole in their heart from the unfortunate cancellation of that ingenious comedy series, Brooklyn Nine-Nine is about as worthy a successor as you’re likely to find these days.

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

Despite being a star vehicle for Samberg, Nine-Nine is truly an ensemble, and the pilot tells a story that skewers a cultural archetype popularized by two gone-solo SNLers — the glib, iconoclastic, all-about-me hero (Eddie Murphy in Beverly Hills Cop and Chevy Chase in Fletch).

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