Welcome back to the “Memorable Moments” series! For Supernatural 12.14, “The Raid”, I once again put together a list of what I felt were the best and most memorable moments from the episode. The list varies from episode to episode depending on what transpired. I hope you enjoy it and share what your picks would be!
Sam and Dean talking about mom.
Sam is willing to forgive their Mother.
But Dean isn’t and is annoyed with Sam always trying to be the ‘Peace Maker’.
Best Sam Moment
Sam getting the upper hand on the Alpha Vampire.
Best Dean Moment
Dean stopping Ketch from beating on the vampire….
…. and convincing her to tell them where the others are….
… although he won’t let her go, he does promise to be quick when taking her life.
Best Mary Moment
Not giving up on trying to work things out between her and her boys……
and hoping to regain their trust.
Best Ketch Moment
Ketch coming to the bunker to try and talk to Dean and ……
….. bringing a peace offering.
Best Mick Moment
During the standoff with the Alpha Vampire …
Mick shows Sam that he has the bullet for the Colt…The two pretend to fight
…so he can pass the bullet to Sam without the Alpha’s knowledge.
Best Bad Ass Moment
While Mary and Pierce get the weapons they need….
Sam stays behind …..
……. to hold back the Vampires.
Most Startling Moment
The camera view of the empty Gates to….
…the guard’s dead body being suddenly pushed in front of the camera.
Most Surprising Moment
Sam telling Mick that he’s on board with working with the BMOL.
Best Nostalgic Moment
The return of the Alpha Vampire.
Mary trying desperately to explain why she was working with the BMOL….
….. but Dean is so angry and hurt that he no longer is willing to call her Mom and tells her to go.
Sam who is also hurt by her betrayal tells hers she should go.
Best ‘Awwwww’ Moment
Dean admitting that when he thought Mary might be in danger he longer cared about their fight.
Most Awkward Moment
Sam finding out the BMOL have the Colt…..
….. and that it was stolen….
… by Mary.
Best CGI/VFX scene
The Alpha lighting up from the Colt’s bullet.
The bullet shooting out of the Colt…
…and seeing Sam through the hole in the Alpha’s head.
Best Angle Shot
The down view of the family reunion, including Baby.
And the long view of the Scotch bottles in the foreground and Ketch in the background.
Best Family Resemblance
Sam and Mary making the same clenched face.
I hope you enjoyed this “Memorable Moments” review! Please share what your picks would be for these categories, or offer categories of your own!