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==Episode Summary==
 
==Episode Summary==
 
The episode begins with Tara attempting to cover up the cut made in the previous episode with makeup when Marshall bursts in, happily announcing that his film has made it into the New York Film Festival. Tara is unable to go with him due to her midterms so Marshall asks Max who reluctantly agrees despite being afraid of flying.
 
The episode begins with Tara attempting to cover up the cut made in the previous episode with makeup when Marshall bursts in, happily announcing that his film has made it into the New York Film Festival. Tara is unable to go with him due to her midterms so Marshall asks Max who reluctantly agrees despite being afraid of flying.
 
 
 
 
Max and Tara are wandering through a corn maze listening to Charmaine complain about how the one time she and Wheels get out of the house, they get lost in a corn maze before pondering how anyone could find being lost enjoyable. Elsewhere in the maze, Marshall and Noah are discussing their successful film and Noah reveals that he is unable to go with Marshall due to money problems. He then asks Marshall if he had told [[Lionel Trane|Lionel]] about their achievement and Marshall says that he hasn`t before the two hold hands. Suddenly, a man wearing a monster costume leaps from the corn and terrifies Tara, Max and Charmaine; Max tries to calm Tara down before realising she has transitioned into Chicken and she flees. Marshall and Noah hear Chicken`s screams and split up to find her. Noah eventually find Chicken in a small shed, curled into a ball whimpering "stop" "let go of me" and "it hurts" Noah puts his hand on Chicken`s shoulder and she immediately turns back into Tara who tells him that "these things happen." Noah helps her up and she leaves behind a yellow stuffed rabbit toy that Max had won for her.
 
Max and Tara are wandering through a corn maze listening to Charmaine complain about how the one time she and Wheels get out of the house, they get lost in a corn maze before pondering how anyone could find being lost enjoyable. Elsewhere in the maze, Marshall and Noah are discussing their successful film and Noah reveals that he is unable to go with Marshall due to money problems. He then asks Marshall if he had told [[Lionel Trane|Lionel]] about their achievement and Marshall says that he hasn`t before the two hold hands. Suddenly, a man wearing a monster costume leaps from the corn and terrifies Tara, Max and Charmaine; Max tries to calm Tara down before realising she has transitioned into Chicken and she flees. Marshall and Noah hear Chicken`s screams and split up to find her. Noah eventually find Chicken in a small shed, curled into a ball whimpering "stop" "let go of me" and "it hurts" Noah puts his hand on Chicken`s shoulder and she immediately turns back into Tara who tells him that "these things happen." Noah helps her up and she leaves behind a yellow stuffed rabbit toy that Max had won for her.
 
Kate and Evan appear to be heavig a romantic meal where Kate recounts her time as Princess Valhalla Hawkwind before it is revealled that they are in fact, in an airport and pack away the candle and tablecloth they had brought. Kate decides that it will be Ok for Evan to meet Max and Marshall when they travel to New York via Saint Louis. Max worries about Tara and asks if anything is going on that caused her to transition before Max tells her that he does not want to go to New York but Tara forces him to uphold his promise to Marshall. On the plane, Max is angrily swearing and Kate tells him to calm down before getting him some of Tara`s pills to make the flight more bearable. He then tells Marshall "not to get his hopes up" which greatly upsets him.
   
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Dr Hattaras is sitting in his office, listening to a recording of his former patient when Alice walks in. He asks her why Tara sent her to which Alice replies that Tara does not know. Jack then asks if that is against the rules of the Alter Contract but Alice disregards this saying that there is a crisis. She tell him that Chicken is missing and that someting unspeakable happend to her in the corn maze. Jack up to this point reiterates his belief on the falseness of DID, saying that Chicken is imaginary; Alice then asks him if "we are imagining this?" before showing him the large scar on Tara`s arm. Jack immediately takes notice and Alice tells him that Tara and all of the other alters need his help but she refuses to answer when he asks who cut Tara. He gets his recording of the voice saying "you will not win" to show Alice but when he turns around, she is gone.
   
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At the Saint Louis airport, Kate begs Max not to embarrass her in front of Evan and Marshall tells her about what Max said to him before asking why he and his sister seem to be the ones looking after their parents. Evan gives Marshall a toy truck because Kate neglected to tell him her brother`s age.
 
Kate and Evan appear to be heavig a romantic meal where Kate recounts her time as Princess Valhalla Hawkwind before it is revealled that they are in fact, in an airport and pack away the candle and tablecloth they had brought. Kate decides that it will be Ok for Evan to meet Max and Marshall when they travel to New York via Saint Louis. Max worries about Tara and asks if anything is going on that caused her to transition before Max tells her that he does not want to go to New York but Tara forces him to uphold his promise to Marshall.
 
   
 
==Cast==
 
==Cast==

Revision as of 19:23, 4 September 2012

Chicken 'n' Corn
Season Three, Episode Eight
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Air date May 16, 2011
Written by Dave Finkel and Brett Baer
Directed by Craig Zisk
Episode guide
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Episode Summary

The episode begins with Tara attempting to cover up the cut made in the previous episode with makeup when Marshall bursts in, happily announcing that his film has made it into the New York Film Festival. Tara is unable to go with him due to her midterms so Marshall asks Max who reluctantly agrees despite being afraid of flying. Max and Tara are wandering through a corn maze listening to Charmaine complain about how the one time she and Wheels get out of the house, they get lost in a corn maze before pondering how anyone could find being lost enjoyable. Elsewhere in the maze, Marshall and Noah are discussing their successful film and Noah reveals that he is unable to go with Marshall due to money problems. He then asks Marshall if he had told Lionel about their achievement and Marshall says that he hasn`t before the two hold hands. Suddenly, a man wearing a monster costume leaps from the corn and terrifies Tara, Max and Charmaine; Max tries to calm Tara down before realising she has transitioned into Chicken and she flees. Marshall and Noah hear Chicken`s screams and split up to find her. Noah eventually find Chicken in a small shed, curled into a ball whimpering "stop" "let go of me" and "it hurts" Noah puts his hand on Chicken`s shoulder and she immediately turns back into Tara who tells him that "these things happen." Noah helps her up and she leaves behind a yellow stuffed rabbit toy that Max had won for her. Kate and Evan appear to be heavig a romantic meal where Kate recounts her time as Princess Valhalla Hawkwind before it is revealled that they are in fact, in an airport and pack away the candle and tablecloth they had brought. Kate decides that it will be Ok for Evan to meet Max and Marshall when they travel to New York via Saint Louis. Max worries about Tara and asks if anything is going on that caused her to transition before Max tells her that he does not want to go to New York but Tara forces him to uphold his promise to Marshall. On the plane, Max is angrily swearing and Kate tells him to calm down before getting him some of Tara`s pills to make the flight more bearable. He then tells Marshall "not to get his hopes up" which greatly upsets him.

Dr Hattaras is sitting in his office, listening to a recording of his former patient when Alice walks in. He asks her why Tara sent her to which Alice replies that Tara does not know. Jack then asks if that is against the rules of the Alter Contract but Alice disregards this saying that there is a crisis. She tell him that Chicken is missing and that someting unspeakable happend to her in the corn maze. Jack up to this point reiterates his belief on the falseness of DID, saying that Chicken is imaginary; Alice then asks him if "we are imagining this?" before showing him the large scar on Tara`s arm. Jack immediately takes notice and Alice tells him that Tara and all of the other alters need his help but she refuses to answer when he asks who cut Tara. He gets his recording of the voice saying "you will not win" to show Alice but when he turns around, she is gone.

At the Saint Louis airport, Kate begs Max not to embarrass her in front of Evan and Marshall tells her about what Max said to him before asking why he and his sister seem to be the ones looking after their parents. Evan gives Marshall a toy truck because Kate neglected to tell him her brother`s age.

Cast

Toni Collette - Tara Gregson, Chicken, Alice, Bryce Craine

John Corbett - Max Gregson

Rosemarie Dewitt - Charmaine Craine

Keir Gilchrist - Marshall Gregson

Brie Larson - Kate Gregson

Eddie Izzard - Dr Jack Hattaras

Aaron Christian Howles - Noah Kane

Keir O`Donnell - Evan

Gillian Vigman - Abby

Griffin Gluck - Monty

George H. Brett - Himself

Trivia

Chicken 'n' Corn is the eigth episode of Season Three of United States Of Tara and the 32nd episode overall