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'Pretty Little Liars' Season Finale Leaves Us With So Many Questions

3/25/2015 7:06am EDT
'Pretty Little Liars' Season 5 Finale Recap: [SPOILER] 'A' Has A
Once again, all four of the Liars end up together until “A” interferes in the "Pretty Little Liars" season five finale.

“A” abducts them from the van transporting them to the jail. Spencer is the first to wake up, where she finds herself in a replica of her room. The same goes for the rest of them, being locked up and watched by “A.” “A” then releases them into the house -- a human dollhouse.

Then they find someone whom we all don’t expect to see. MONA! Mona, in a blonde wig, surprises them. And this time, Mona feels different because Mona thinks she is Alison. Mona acts as if she is brai...

'Pretty Little Liars' Picks Up The Pace

3/18/2015 12:40pm EDT
'Pretty Little Liars' Season 5, Episode 24 Recap: [SPOILER] Good
Lesli Stone returns to Rosewood to bring down Ali in the trial. While she's at it, she tells lies of the Liars and Mike from her last visit. Hanna and Ali try to solve why she is saying the things she is saying, and what other evidence they could use against her, but they are forbidden to mingle in jail. They even go as far to to hurting themselves so that they can spend time together. The jail cell may also be drifting Hanna and Caleb apart, who is hurting from seeing Hanna suffer in jail.

Aria receives a package from "A" that had a massive tongue in it. The package is intended for Mike t...

Ali's Trial Begins On 'Pretty Little Liars'

3/11/2015 11:56am EDT
Pretty Little Liars
Ditch the orange suit, because Ali gets a go at dressing up. Ali's trial begins, and the Dilaurentis family, Emily and Aria show up in court. In Spencer's defense, her mother forbids her to attend. As for Hanna, well she's still in her orange suit. She shouldn't feel alone, because Ali has become her jail buddy. Ali gets Hanna up to date with what she was up to in the past.

The Liars get a french song recording from "A." "A" tries to trick the Liars into thinking Mona is behind the games, but "A" just pushes them to think like Mona. Spencer, Aria and Emily break into Mona's house, after he...

'Pretty Little Liars' Recap: [SPOILER] Hanna Can't Be Saved

3/4/2015 8:48am EST
'Pretty Little Liars' Season 5, Episode 22 Recap: [SPOILER] Hann
Right where the last episode left off, Spencer is still stuck in London. She finds peace of mind hanging with her sister's roommate, Colin, and doing normal 18-year-old Londoner things, like drinking a "pint" in a pub. Drawn to him, Spencer kisses Colin and who knows what else as the screen fades away. The feels fade away quick when she has to return home to be with the Liars.

Hanna finds out that the cops are targeting her for Mona's murder. Alison is offered a plea bargain to name Hanna as an accomplice, and Hanna starts to lose her mind. She confides in her mom and while she tries to fi...

'Pretty Little Liars' Recap: [SPOILER] Visitation Hours With Ali

2/25/2015 10:33am EST
'Pretty Little Liars' Season 5, Episode 21 Recap: [SPOILER] Visi
The episode kicks of with the Liars minus Hanna visiting Ali in jail, where they apologize for putting her in jail without actually apologizing. (Did anyone notice them go to school after prison visitation? Do they have visitation hours before 7am?) Ali, quite the popular jail-ee, gets a visit from Mrs. Hastings as well. Ali assures her that she wants to go to trial because it's her time to tell the truth. She then asks Mrs. Hastings to coach her in the right direction. With some constantly messing with her in jail, Ali is desperate to get out. Hanna then visits her after realizing forgiven...

'Pretty Little Liars' Recap: [SPOILER] Dance It Out

2/18/2015 9:19am EST
'Pretty Little Liars' Season 5, Episode 20 Recap: [SPOILER] Danc
The episode begins with the Liars going through Mike's stuff while he is out. They probably should have second guessed this idea because Mike currently has some anger issues and might strike back. They don't find the good stuff, but they do find a newly bought necklace.

Mike continues to leave goodies around town. This time, instead of the Liars following him, Aria sends Andrew. He agrees, because, well, he might like Aria enough to do anything for her. Andrew reports back to Aria about Mike hiding a bag in a tree and Aria goes to retrieve it. Turns out, Mike had hidden a tube of Mona's b...

'Pretty Little Liars' Recap: [SPOILER] Mike, The Sneak

2/11/2015 10:53am EST
'Pretty Little Liars' Season 5, Episode 19 Recap: [SPOILER] Mike
Goody girl Aria has been up to no good recently. This time she's been caught cheating on a math test by Andrew, who then decides to tutor her. Can Andrew do no wrong? With the stress of "A," her friends and Mike, who could blame her. Mike threw her whole morning off by sneaking into the blood drive room her and the Liars were donating blood to. Blood and who's blood is where is the biggest question going around Rosewood. You'd think the Liars would protect their own. But Mike managed to flee the scene with their blood tubes.

Aria, in attempts to "protect her own," follows Mike's tracks in ...

'Pretty Little Liars' Recap: [Spoiler] Oh Mike, Don't Disobey

2/4/2015 9:58am EST
'Pretty Little Liars' Season 5, Episode 18 Recap: [Spoiler] Oh M
New girl in town! I repeat, new girl in town!

Meet Lesley, Mona's friend that no one has heard of. Claiming to know Mona, Hanna can't find a relation between the Mona she knew. Though she says she's here to support Mona's mom, could Lesley be here for the wrong reasons?

Aria finds out that Mike, of all people, has been visiting Ali in jail. She follows him to the lake to find that he's leaving treat bags there. Is that for someone or a special way to remember Mona, his girlfriend killed by Ali whom he's now visiting in jail. Hmmmm. Spencer and Hanna don't trust Mile and see him as the con...

'Pretty Little Liars' Recap: The Bin Remains

1/28/2015 9:50am EST
'Pretty Little Liars' Season 5, Episode 17 Recap: [SPOILER] The
We can clear the air by the fact that Aria can breathe now. She finally works up the courage to tell Ezra about the Ezra-bashing letter she wrote to Jackie. Mr. Prince Charming... He doesn't care of course. He is as calm as a turtle. But remember, turtles have feelings they can't express and so does Ezra.

Speaking of feelings, Spencer has many. Surprisingly she wasn't making as many appearances as usual. Spencer staying low? No biggie though because Caleb recruits someone else to take her spot. Actually he is pushed to do it. Hanna makes Caleb take her to the storage unit to clear signs of...

'Pretty Little Liars' Recap: [SPOILER] Who Is 'H?'

1/21/2015 9:33am EST

Are you kidding, another mysterious letter man/woman? As all the Liars deal with their on-going, personal issues, Aria receives a mysterious text from "H." Just when we thought we are very close to the "A" reveal, another letter pops up. And then Mona suddenly pops up too. Spencer is in her element, meeting the new tenant to the guesthouse, when she receives a text of Mona's laptop location. Mona Is very much dead, yet still working overtime.

Caleb gets on tracking the laptop down with his hacking skills and he and Spencer venture out to retrieve the it from a mysterious stora...

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