22 episodes 56 songs. Novak previously renewed his contract with Universal Media Studios through the eighth season. To ensure Andy's attention, Erin and Dwight challenge Andy and Jessica to a series of chicken fights in the pool. While most of the employees are congregated in the pool area, Robert gives some of the guys - Jim Halpert (John Krasinski), Gabe Lewis (Zach Woods), Ryan Howard (B. J. Novak), Oscar Martinez (Oscar Nunez), and Toby Flenderson (Paul Lieberstein) - a tour of his massive home, spending most of the time mournfully describing how it was intended to be the location for wild Bacchanalias. Feeling Good. Season 5. With Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer, B.J. Andy assures Dwight that he and Erin are through but, at the mention of Dwight having sex with Erin that very night, he balks and suggests that Dwight take things slowly instead, leading Dwight to pointedly tell him "You're an idiot." Some staffers remain at the office, and Robert California tasks them to hatch the company's next big idea. The two flirt outrageously whenever Andy is close by, but Andy does not notice. "[17] Many reviews were critical of the continued Erin-Andy romance taking center-stage. The series—presented as if it were a real documentary—depicts the everyday lives of office employees in the Scranton, Pennsylvania, branch of the fictional Dunder Mifflin Paper Company. [1] The episode was viewed by an estimated 6.02 million viewers and received a 3 rating/7% share among adults between the ages of 18 and 49. Season 3. [3] The Season Eight DVD contains a number of deleted scenes from this episode. Popular Songs The most played songs from Sense8. At the end of the night, Gabe and Ryan, both drunk and unwilling to concede defeat, remain at the party with Robert even as the CEO passes out. Submit album. [Soundtrack] House Season 8 Episode 12 ‘Chase’ ending song. 417K. The staffers are motivated to sell when Robert delivers an exhilarating speech challenging them to double their sales and offers them an off-the-charts reward. Seasons. The episode was written by co-producer Owen Ellickson, his first writing credit for the series after joining the writing staff in the eighth season. appeared around 14 minutes in. Synopsis:Andy jingles all the way by trying to grant everyone's holiday wishes. Ask questions and download or stream the entire soundtrack on Spotify, YouTube, iTunes, & Amazon. Previous excursions out of the office have been blah, but the pool party setting really complimented the ensemble – and the sharp writing. Jim had intended to make a token appearance at Robert's party and quickly return home to his wife and kids; however, Robert, sensing his reluctance to be there, insists that Jim stay for the duration of the tour; in order to punish him for laughing at an inopportune moment earlier that day as Robert had complained about having to sell his house. Directed by Matt Sohn. I only purchased Season 8 because I'm a diehard The Office fan and I like to be complete but this is a major oversight. Club awarded the episode a C rating, saying, "'Pool Party' was so loosely structured that it relied heavily on the characters to carry the narrative, and the result was some languid storytelling which gave me way too much time to think about missed opportunities, failed experiments, and the increasing burden of a show without any momentum. After the entire warehouse staff wins the lottery and quits their job, Darryl becomes depressed and demands to be fired. 638K. Meanwhile, Darryl tries to figure out the meaning of Val's Valentine's gift. Jill Mader from InsidePulse wrote that while, "[the pool party] storyline itself was just OK ... Ellie Kemper was hilarious. 3550. Ask questions and download or stream the entire soundtrack on Spotify, YouTube, iTunes, & Amazon. "[6] Forecella noted that, while the Erin and Dwight pairing was funny, their attempts to make Andy jealous were not successful, as Andy's sub-plots were deemed not funny and "boring. Directed by Charles McDougall. [5][6] The song "Can't Complain" by Bomb the Music Industry! On last nights episode, there was an incredible track that stood out. [1] It was directed by Charles McDougall, his seventh directing credit for the series. "[13], presented as if it were a real documentary, "The Office Exclusive: 'Til Death's Lindsey Broad Befriends Pam", "The Office's Jenna Fischer Confirms That Baby No. The Florida contingent puts the final touches on the new Sabre store, with... more. Jim tries to warn Dwight that he's going to be fired after Robert rejects the Sabre Store idea, but he refuses to listen. "[13] The Huffington Post wrote that, "Once [at the titular pool part], the plot bits were so loose it might have been difficult for casual fans to follow it all. "[10] Michael Tedder from New York Magazine called the episode the season's second best, after "Trivia. Novak. Novak. Suits is based in a fictional law firm in New York City and revolves around a talented college dropout Mike, and one of the cities most successful lawyers' Harvey Specter. Bones (2005) Soundtrack 12 Seasons. One of the most persistent complaints leveed at The Office in the past few seasons has been the ... but the cold open to tonight’s episode of The Office felt ... TV Reviews The Office 12/8/11. [1] The episode also marks the sixth appearance of Lindsey Broad, who plays Cathy, Pam's replacement during her maternity leave. Season 7. WhatCulture critic Joseph Kratzer awarded the episode four out of five stars and wrote, "Now that's what I'm talking about – few things are better in art than having your expectations overturned and 'The Pool Party' pleasantly surprised me with the efficacy of its execution. Season 2. 2 Is On the Way for Pam and Jim – Vulture", "TV Review: The Office 8.12, "The Pool Party, "Thursday Final Ratings: 'Big Bang Theory' Tops 'American Idol' 1st Half Hour; 'Office,' 'Mentalist,' 'Grey's' Adj. tunefind Ask questions and download or stream the entire soundtrack on … [1][7], "Pool Party" originally aired on NBC in the United States on January 19, 2012. Notable cut scenes include Erin and Dwight taking turns suggestively massaging and stretching each other, Erin talking to the camera about her convoluted relationship with Andy, and Robert shows his guests his "shame" room. Erin later swims up to Andy with the lost ring, having recognized the Bernard family seal. I was a lifelong Office watcher. "[6] Dan Forcella from TVFanatic gave the episode three-and-a-half stars out of five and wrote, "There were bits and pieces of each story that worked in 'Pool Party,' but neither Robert's stroll through parties never had, nor Erin's endeavor to make Andy jealous, came together to make completely funny or interesting tales. Andy Bernard (Ed Helms) takes his girlfriend Jessica (Eleanor Seigler) to the party and brings an engagement ring his Jessica-approving mother gave him, hoping to propose. Season two of The Office premiered on September 20, 2005, and ended on May 11, 2006. Convinced by Pam that sharing personal details with clients is an acceptable sales technique, Dwight calls a client and mentions that Mose has … tunefind The Office—Season 8 aired from September 22, 2011 to May 10, 2012. SONGS. 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