Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Image not available

To view this video download Flash Player


Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
Sell Us Your Item
For up to a $1.00 Gift Card
Trade in
More Buying Choices
MightySilver Add to Cart
$25.44  & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details Add to Cart
$25.90  & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details

Californication: Season 5 (2011)

David Duchovny , Evan Handler  |  Unrated |  DVD
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (85 customer reviews)

List Price: $45.98
Price: $25.36 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
You Save: $20.62 (45%)
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
Only 12 left in stock.
Sold by Warehouse Deals 4 Less and Fulfilled by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
Want it tomorrow, April 17? Choose One-Day Shipping at checkout. Details
Watch Instantly with Per Episode Buy Season
Californication Season 5   $1.99 $22.99
Californication Season 5 [HD]   $2.99 $34.99

Other Formats & Versions

Amazon Price New from Used from
DVD 2-Disc Version $25.36  

Frequently Bought Together

Californication: Season 5 + Californication: Season 4 + Californication: Season 3
Price for all three: $77.25

Buy the selected items together

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?

Product Details

  • Actors: David Duchovny, Evan Handler
  • Format: Color, Dubbed, NTSC, Subtitled, Widescreen
  • Language: English
  • Subtitles: English, Spanish
  • Dubbed: English
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.77:1
  • Number of discs: 2
  • Rated: Unrated
  • Studio: Showtime Ent.
  • DVD Release Date: December 18, 2012
  • Run Time: 342 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (85 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B009DA74ES
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #20,436 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

Special Features


Editorial Reviews

Sophisticated and unique, this comedy centers on novelist Hank Moody (David Duchovny) who struggles to raise his 13-year-old daughter, while still carrying a torch for his ex-girlfriend. His obsession with truth-telling and self destructive behavior drinks drugs and relationships are both destroying and enriching to his career.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews
22 of 25 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Far and away the best show on TV! November 13, 2012
I can't talk about this show enough. It's just genius. The dialog pacing is flawless and the humor timing is spot on.
Seriously, David Duchovny is Perfection! David Duchovny's delivery has the timing of a master comic actor and his portrayal of Hank is winning.

This show has it all. It has made me laugh, cringe, smile, cry, and yes, best of all, kept me thinking about each episode long after the credits have rolled.
This is a David Duchovny showcase and he is iconic but Natacha (Karen), Madeleine Martin (Becca), Pamela Adlon (Marcy) and Evan Handler (Charlie Runkle) are AWESOME too. And I'm in love with Stu too.:) Season Five is my favorite because this show is getting better and better each season. I loved RZA (Samurai Apocalypse) and Megan Good. I've never laughed so hard.

The soundtrack is epic.

Lots of gratuitous sex and drugs and rock and roll and hilarious situations. LOL
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
14 of 16 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Awesomeness September 19, 2012
This series is amazing, and show time gives it a new spin each season, keeping us on our toes on how this will all come together. I think this is one of the best series out right now and I hope it lasts as long as possible. I want to see a good story from the series, and I haven't lost any interest yet. Californication live strong...
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
10 of 11 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Another Great Season! December 17, 2012
Verified Purchase
This show is so tantalizing, funny, naughty, and damn right ridiculous. Once again the writers have given the viewers a roller coaster ride of a a season, and boy what a climax in the last episode. I can't wait for season 6.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Fugget the Critics~ December 22, 2012
I almost decided against buying this season because of the critical reviews on here... then I realized I could buy an episode to stream and see what I thought. I ended up buying them all! This season is great! I just love it! The relationships between characters are some of the most real, riveting, challenging, honest, surprising, and keenly observed I've ever seen! Duchovny delivers his unparallelled and constantly revelatory performance as Hank with all the skill and timing of a master. The supporting characters are the punctuation that breathe infinite life into the story line. Bravo!
Was this review helpful to you?
13 of 17 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Season 5.. yeah... I watched it... December 26, 2012
Verified Purchase
It was the worst season yet. Tired and lazily written. Seasons 1 though 4 were edgy, funny and always seemed to have a creative direction.

This was chocked full of homie slang and thuggery, boring twists and lots of yawns.

Don't get me wrong... it had the potential for greatness when Hank got seated next to such a beautiful woman on the plane. Things could have progressed in a very different and interesting direction. But they didn't.

Later that day, they conveniently meet up at the thug rapper's mansion. "Oh, you again?" What a coincidence.


There are so many more story lines in which Hank's character could have been introduced to such a woman other than the tired "watch out for my angry, jealous, gang banger, criminal boyfriend who hired you". As if there aren't any other interesting black guy character types.

The ending was so terrible I couldn't believe I watched it completely.

Hey... it's just a show right? A premium show that I spent hard earned money to buy. I choose what I spend that money on and if Hollywood wants to keep getting that money... I'd recommend putting a little more thought and effort into this stuff.

Huge fan... but this season was a real let down. You feel me G?

Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great show February 5, 2013
By Sean
Format:Amazon Instant Video|Verified Purchase
I find this show fascinating, and at times depressing. I just got around to watching season 5, and there have been changes in the lives of the characters. Looking forward to finishing it!
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Still a fantastic show!!! June 8, 2013
Format:Amazon Instant Video|Verified Purchase
The show continues to give even in it's fifth season!! Can't get enough of it! David Duchovny is a brilliant actor and perfect in this role!
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars very funny and continues saga well January 16, 2013
Format:DVD|Verified Purchase
so far it keeps up the tradition of outrageous and funny relationships among the characters. we've watched half the season and it keeps us interested just as the previous seasons did. we love this show!!
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
Most Recent Customer Reviews
4.0 out of 5 stars I was very pleasantly surprised
I always love excellent writing and witty repartee with a strong dash of irreverence. This series has it all. Read more
Published 2 days ago by tom mallan
1.0 out of 5 stars More porn from Showtime
This is repulsive porn ; it's got worthless scripts and bad acting and why don't the idiots who make this trash go ahead and make porn too
Published 11 days ago by Z.M.Jamison
5.0 out of 5 stars Best Show on TV
Like Dave's Directing ,Anything .n This Show needs to be a Movie. Its Better then CBS Showtime. Its Just the thing the BIG Screen Needs
Published 17 days ago by ZombielandMan
5.0 out of 5 stars Great Show
I usually get my Californication fix while filing on Virgin American. Just enough scandal and nudity to make the person sitting next to me uncomfortable. Read more
Published 18 days ago by catwrangler
5.0 out of 5 stars llloooooveee Californication....but
Being a writer I can associate with him in some ways, But season 5 was way to short, I feel like I'm owed half my money back for buying the disc set. Read more
Published 25 days ago by jamie
5.0 out of 5 stars I want to see season six
This show leaves you wanting to see more. We are waiting on season six. This show attracts males and females of all ages.
Published 26 days ago by Lizs Home Made
2.0 out of 5 stars Meh
The scenes between Hank and Runkle felt very stiff. Clearly they don't like each other as people anymore.
The show is becoming predictable. The writing in Ep 4 was amazing. Read more
Published 1 month ago by C. Veronica Dabis
1.0 out of 5 stars Was a Great show till season 5
Just my personal opinion, but I don't believe we needed to go down the interracial avenue. Not into blacks with weird names and wearing a lot of gold. I hate Hip Hop and Rap. Read more
Published 1 month ago by James A. Ferguson
5.0 out of 5 stars Still the best show on television
Duchovny's character reminds me of a writer I know and I can't help but shake my head at the conundrums this man gets himself into. Read more
Published 1 month ago by Douglas Foster
5.0 out of 5 stars I love it BUT
I had already seen this season. I thought this was last season. I need Season 6. I have not watched it after I realized I had seen it.
Published 1 month ago by Beth Blansit
Search Customer Reviews
Only search this product's reviews

Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought


Have something you'd like to share about this product?
Start a new discussion
First post:
Prompts for sign-in

Search Customer Discussions
Search all Amazon discussions

Look for Similar Items by Category

Warehouse Deals 4 Less Privacy Statement Warehouse Deals 4 Less Shipping Information Warehouse Deals 4 Less Returns & Exchanges