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Parks and Recreation

  • 2012
  • Season 5
  • 22 episodes
  • Comedy
  • Drama

Summary

In Season 5, the show follows Leslie Knope (Emmy nominee Amy Poehler) a mid-level bureaucrat turned City Councilwoman, and her tireless efforts to make her quintessentially American town just a little bit more fun.

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Episode 3: How a Bill Becomes Law

Summary

Leslie negotiates with her fellow councillors to pass a new law extending the opening hours of the community pool, while April suggests to that Ben they should take a road trip to Pawnee. Comedy, starring Amy Poehler

Review

Another solid double-bill of this governmental comedy sees man’s man Ron Swanson (Nick Offerman) show his more sensitive side, connecting with a woman who he helps fill in a pothole and for once finding romance with someone not named Tammy (the same name as his two ex-wives and his mother). The fact that this new girlfriend, Diane, is played by Xenia warrior princess herself (Lucy Lawless) probably doesn’t hurt…

Later, Leslie (Amy Poehler) is forced to make yet more compromises to get anything done as city councillor, leading her to question her role as she begins betraying her principles for future votes. Without her honesty and passion, is she even still Leslie any more?

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Languages
English
Formats
Colour

Credits

Cast

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Leslie KnopeAmy Poehler
Tom HaverfordAziz Ansari
Ron SwansonNick Offerman
Ann PerkinsRashida Jones
April LudgateAubrey Plaza
Andy DwyerChris Pratt
Chris TraegerRob Lowe
Ben WyattAdam Scott

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