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The O.C.: The Heartbreak

Marissa tries to get her relationship with Ryan back on track, but Ryan is reluctant to forgive her about the situations surrounding Oliver. Things become harder for Marissa when Theresa, Ryan's ex-girlfriend from Chino, comes to Newport to cater the Valentine's Day dance. Meanwhile, Seth and Summer take their friendship to a new level and Jimmy learns that he has a secret admirer living in the Cohen house.

Episode Info

Episode number: 1x19
Production Number: 176518
Airdate: Wednesday February 18th, 2004

Director: Lev L. Spiro
Writer: Josh Schwartz

Alternate Airdates:

DE (Pro7) May 18, 2005

  • Currently 9.3/10
9.3/10 (4 Votes cast)
Guest Stars
Amanda Righetti
As Hailey Nichol
Navi Rawat
As Theresa
Main Cast
Peter Gallagher
As Sanford "Sandy" Cohen
Kelly Rowan
As Kirsten Cohen
Benjamin McKenzie
As Ryan Atwood
Mischa Barton
As Marissa Cooper
Adam Brody
As Seth Cohen
Chris Carmack
As Luke Ward
Tate Donovan
As James "Jimmy" Cooper
Melinda Clarke
As Julie Cooper-Nichol
Rachel Bilson
As Summer Roberts
Episode Notes
This episode marks Navi Rawat's (Theresa) first appearance since "The Homecoming".

ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
Bob SegerNight Moves 
The Fire TheftSummertime 
Mojave 3Billoddity 
Ryan Adams (1)Wonderwall 
Squirrel Nut ZippersAnything but Love 
Super Furry AnimalsHello Sunshine 

Episode Quotes
Summer: I'm not gonna be your sloppy seconds, assface.

Sandy: Hey, listen, you were lucky to be able to hang in there after all that foreplay.
Seth: Fore-what-now?

Summer: The other night, when we... had sex, you weren't the only virgin in the room.
Seth: There was someone else in the room? Like filming us?
Summer: Me, jackass.

Summer: C'mon Cohen, you are so cheesy.
Seth: I'm sweeping you off your feet.
Summer: The sad part is, you kinda are.

Summer: I'm busy. Studying. Naked.
Seth: And that's supposed to keep me away.
Summer: Cohen? You're at my house!
Seth: And you're dressed. I wonder who's more disappointed.

Jimmy: (about a package) Well it's not ticking. So it can't be from your mom.

Episode Goofs
In the last scene, Seth puts Ryan Adam's "Wonderwall" on the turntable. However, Ryan Adam's cover of "Wonderwall" hasn't been released as vinyl.

When Sandy and Kirsten are talking in the kitchen, the volume of juice in Sandy's glass changes throughout the scene without him touching it.

Warning: The O.C. season 1 episode 19 guide may contain spoilers
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