'Breaking Bad' Lands Its Finale A Little Too Cleanly The finale of Breaking Bad on Sunday night gave Walter White a great degree of closure and control over … As a former addict in recovery, she knows exactly what he is and what he’s about. Even though he tries to not show many emotions, Gus still has his demons. It’s a testament to these characters that the show’s biggest villain getting revenge on his own enemies is one of the best scenes, despite it being a secondary subplot. Only read this if you've finished the final season. Despite being a skilled assassin, Mike Ehrmantraut always remained a truly moral and good person. A lot of people die throughout the series—some of whom had it coming and others who didn’t—but when you’re talking about a completely innocent child who absolutely 100% did not have to die, it’s a whole different story. There's a good chance Sharp would have never heard about the theft of some chemical he likely couldn't even pronounce and even if he had, that he wouldn't have put two and two together. Ali Sciarabba Drew Sharp died because he was in the wrong place at the wrong time, specifically the methylamine train heist. The following is a list of every character and extra that has died over the series. In AMC's Breaking Bad, all of the villains pretty much got their due. But it affects Jesse deeply because, as we have seen throughout the series, he has a very soft spot for children. He has absolutely no control over the situation and is forced to watch the woman he loves executed right in front of him. PHOTOS : 12 Things We Miss About Breaking Bad Anna Gunn and Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad Comment. Jesse Pinkman is not an innocent guy yet Breaking Bad makes it impossible for us not to root for him. All the Breaking Bad Easter eggs in El Camino tie the sequel back to the hit series in lots of unexpected ways. Samuel Webb as Drew Sharp; Episode chronology ← Previous "Fifty-One" Next → "Buyout" Breaking Bad : List of Breaking Bad episodes "Dead Freight" is the fifth episode of the fifth season of the American television drama series Breaking Bad, and the 51st overall episode of the series. He didn’t see anything. Jesse keeps pleading with Walt that there has to be another way but Walt reminds Jesse: “I saved your life, Jesse. Regarding the incident, he later tells Jesse, “Shit happens.” He has absolutely no remorse and is seemingly incapable of normal human empathy, where one of Jesse’s defining character traits—and the one that fuels the vast majority of his conflict and character development—is being far too empathetic for his line of work. List of Breaking Bad episodes " Dead Freight " is the fifth episode of the fifth season of the American television drama series Breaking Bad , and the 51st overall episode of the series. Spoiler. He has absolutely no one and nothing in his life. Let’s also not forget the iconic shot of Gus fixing his tie with half of his face gone. But I'm most curious about what happens involving Todd and how he murdered Drew Sharp. If Walt recognized the warning signs, he may not have faced dire threats from Jesse or Mike. Walt gets snatched up by Victor and taken to the lab where Mike is waiting to take him out. He could have gone to the police instead of going to Gale’s apartment. Thankfully, Todd got what was coming to him by the end of the show. She begins to overdose and choke on her own vomit and because Walt is an absolute monster he just lets it happen. Initially, when Mike Ehrmantraut arrives to do clean up, Jesse is completely in shock. If this was a movie, the entire theater would’ve erupted with cheers during this moment. Gus always ensures that his emotions never compromise his profits. Throughout the show's five-season run, Jesse (played with stupendous range by Aaron Paul) develops into a multifaceted and stirring protagonist. By Margaret Lyons. 38. While riding on his bike one day, he picked up a tarantula and put it in a jar, supposedly to keep it as his pet. Todd Alquist Murders Drew Sharp. However, knowing that as soon as Gale can perfect the blue meth formula, Gus would have no more use for Walt. Add new page. He shows absolutely no emotion or remorse. No one, that is, except for a young boy by the name of Drew Sharp. As Jesse and Jane are passed out in a heroin stupor at his apartment, Walt attempts to wake Jesse and, in doing so, flips Jane onto her back. Instead, Jesse gets his freedom and the final shot we get is him driving off to parts unknown, maniacally scream-laughing into the night. 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