Euphoria Season 2 Episode 5
Euphoria Season 2 Episode 5 (Image Credit: HBO)

Euphoria Season 2 Episode 5 Release Date, Spoilers, and Episode 4 Recap

Last Updated on January 31, 2022 by Amrit Chatterjee

With Euphoria Season 2 Episode 5 scheduled to arrive next week, the show is past its halfway point, with the second season nearing its end.

In the fourth instalment, we watched Rue hitting a new low while we watched Jules and Elliot coming closer. In Euphoria Season 2 Episode 4, we also discovered how much Nate cares for Maddy and saw Nate’s father finally coming out in the open about his sexual preferences.

Read on to know more about Euphoria Season 2 Episode 5, along with a recap of its previous episode, spoilers included.

When Will Euphoria Season 2 Episode 5 Be Released and Where To Watch It?

Euphoria Season 2 Episode 5 can be watched on HBO on February 2, 2022, at 8 pm central standard time.

Created and written by Sam Levinson, this teenage drama series premiered on HBO on June 16, 2019. The second season of Euphoria landed on this streaming platform on January 9, 2022.

What To Expect From Euphoria Season 2 Episode 5?

The preview of Euphoria Season 2 Episode 5 does not reveal its title.

In Euphoria Season 2 Episode 5, we are likely to find Rue inviting more trouble than she can handle. Rue has a suitcase full of drugs that she is supposed to be selling, but instead, she consumes them like anything.

Euphoria Season 2 Episode 5
Euphoria Season 2 Episode 5 (Image Credit: HBO)

The drug dealer Laurie is not someone who will take this with a pinch of salt. Rue remains too high under the influence of drugs and is slowly reaching a new low as far as her life is concerned, where she goes to the point of no return.

In Euphoria Season 2 Episode 5, we will also find Cassie coming to terms with Nate seeming to love Maddy. We will also get to know Cal’s next step after abandoning his family. Is he going to look for Derek in episode 5?

Euphoria Season 2 Episode 4 Recap

Euphoria Season 2 Episode 4 has been titled “You Who Cannot See, Think of Those Who Can”.

At the beginning of Euphoria Season 2 Episode 4, we find that Rue is so high on drugs that she is unable to feel a thing with Jules, though she is reluctant to admit it.

Later we find Jules discussing with Elliot her relationship with Rue. We see that Jules and Elliot are coming closer.

Elsewhere we find Maddy’s birthday party going on where she takes Kat aside to ask what’s going on with her. Kat confesses that all is not well between her and Ethan.

Nate gifts Maddy a piece of jewellery from Tiffany’s. Cassie tries to hide her disappointment in the attention that Nate showers on Maddy. After a desperate attempt to grab Nate’s attention by getting into a bikini, a thoroughly inebriated Cassie vomits in front of everyone.

Euphoria Season 2 Episode 5
Euphoria Season 2 Episode 5 (Image Credit: HBO)

In a dare game, Rue, Jules and Elliot steal beer from a store which Rue starts drinking at an alarming rate. Elliot warns her that the drinks do not go well with the drugs she has taken. Rue asks them to drop her home.

Later, Jules is made aware of the harsh reality of Rue’s addiction by Elliot, who confesses that he and Rue used to do drugs together. Jules does not like all this and, at the same time, doesn’t sever her relationship with Elliot.

Euphoria Season 2 Episode 4 Ending Explained

In the ending of Euphoria Season 2 Episode 4, we find Rue sitting alone in her room and hallucinating about her dead father.

She imagines being held by her father and apologising to him for her actions. She also sees her funeral, which her family and friends are attending.

Elsewhere we find a drunk Cal pulling out his old car and going to the club where, he as a teenager, had kissed and danced with Derek for the first time. There he tries to get intimate with a guy he thought was Derek.

Later Cal returns home, urinates on the floor and then wakes up his wife and sons. After announcing his sexual preferences towards men in front of them, Cal says that he is sick and tired of them and is abandoning them.

In Euphoria Season 2 Episode 4’s end, we find Rue confronting her innermost feelings. At the same time, we witness Cal finally giving a vent to his pent up emotions.

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