Season 5 Episodes

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I Do and Adieu

Season 5, Episode 26 - Air Date: 5/7/1987
Dr. Sumner Sloane returns to Cheers on Diane and Sam's wedding day to tell her that a publisher is interested in one of her class manuscripts if she can go to work immediately on rewrites.
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A House is Not a Home

Season 5, Episode 25 - Air Date: 4/30/1987
Diane is haunted by the memories of the couple who lived a long and happy life together in the home she and Sam have purchased.
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Cheers: the Motion Picture

Season 5, Episode 24 - Air Date: 4/2/1987
The gang tries to reassure a nervous Mr. and Mrs. Boyd back in Indiana that Woody is fine and has wonderful friends in Boston by making a home movie of an average day at Cheers.
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Norm's First Hurrah

Season 5, Episode 23 - Air Date: 3/26/1987
Norm elaborates on his new position with a top CPA firm and is caught in his little white lies when the gang decides to surprise him at work.
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The Godfather, Part III

Season 5, Episode 22 - Air Date: 3/19/1987
Sam's goddaughter Joyce Pantusso (the late Coach's niece) has come to Boston for a visit. Not wanting her to get into trouble, Sam asks Woody to help her out and show her around - but Woody and Joyce have a surprise for Sam when they get engaged!
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Simon Says

Season 5, Episode 21 - Air Date: 3/5/1987
Diane badgers a noted British marriage counselor into seeing her and Sam for a pre-nuptial session, then refuses to heed his advice.
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Dinner at Eight-ish

Season 5, Episode 20 - Air Date: 2/26/1987
Frasier and Lilith invite Sam and Diane over for dinner to celebrate their first week of cohabitation.
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Dog Bites Cliff

Season 5, Episode 19 - Air Date: 2/19/1987
Cliff is thinking lawsuit after a dog bites him while delivering the mail, until he meets the dog's beautiful and cooperative owner.
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One Last Fling

Season 5, Episode 18 - Air Date: 2/12/1987
Diane gives Sam 24 hours for a final fling before their wedding.
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Never Love a Goalie (2)

Season 5, Episode 17 - Air Date: 2/5/1987
Eddie's career was red-hot until he started dating Carla. The defendant in Diane's murder case comes to the bar.
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Never Love a Goalie (1)

Season 5, Episode 16 - Air Date: 1/29/1987
Carla falls for Eddie, a hockey goalie; meanwhile, Diane is foreman of a jury in an attempted murder trial.
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Season 5, Episode 15 - Air Date: 1/22/1987
Nick vows to take Diane away from Sam when Sam defends Loretta's efforts to ditch Nick and start her own singing career.
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Diamond Sam

Season 5, Episode 14 - Air Date: 1/15/1987
Sam regrets trying to buy Diane an engagement ring that is a cheap imitation.
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Chambers vs Malone

Season 5, Episode 13 - Air Date: 1/8/1987
Sam proposes to Diane again and ends up charged with assault and battery when she turns him down again.
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Dance, Diane, Dance

Season 5, Episode 12 - Air Date: 12/18/1986
Frasier's effort to lighten a dance instructor's harsh criticism of Diane's efforts backfires when she decides to audition for the Boston Ballet.
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The Book of Samuel

Season 5, Episode 11 - Air Date: 12/11/1986
Woody delves into Sam's legendary black book to find a date to impress his former girl friend, who is coming to Cheers to introduce her fiancé.
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Everyone Imitates Art

Season 5, Episode 10 - Air Date: 12/4/1986
Diane becomes obsessed with tracking down a poem she's sure Sam plagiarized and had published in a literary magazine that has repeatedly turned her work down.
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Thanksgiving Orphans

Season 5, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/27/1986
The gang gathers at Carla's house for a Thanksgiving dinner of frozen turkey and overdone peas.
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Knights of the Scimitar

Season 5, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/27/1986
Cliff prods a reluctant Norm to join his lodge and Sam thinks Diane has invented a suitor to make him jealous.
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Young Dr. Weinstein

Season 5, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/13/1986
Stung by Diane's attitude, Sam tries to impress her by getting reservations at the most exclusive restaurant in Boston.
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Tan N' Wash

Season 5, Episode 6 - Air Date: 11/6/1986
The gang insists on getting in on Norm's new business investment then complains bitterly when it looks like a washout.
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House of Horrors With Formal Dining and Used Brick

Season 5, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/30/1986
Cliff finds a reasonably priced older home for Carla to buy that turns out to be haunted.
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Abnormal Psychology

Season 5, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/16/1986
Diane tries to help Lilith, the lady psychologist attracted to Frasier, to soften her appearance and surprise Frasier during their television debate.
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Money Dearest

Season 5, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/9/1986
Cliff's ecstatic when his mother decides to marry a wealthy man until the groom decides to give it all away to charity.
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The Cape Cad

Season 5, Episode 2 - Air Date: 10/2/1986
Diane follows Sam to Cape Cod in an effort to ruin his weekend with another woman.
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The Proposal

Season 5, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/25/1986
We finally found out who Sam's telephone proposal at the end of the last episode was to - Diane! But Diane fears that Sam is meerely on the rebound after breaking up with Janet, so asks him to repeat the proposal in a more romantic occasion, but when he does (on a boat), she refuses, causing Sam to make her walk the plank.