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The Best Episodes of Charmed

Every episode of Charmed ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Charmed!

Three sisters (Prue, Piper and Phoebe) reunite and unlock their powers to become the Charmed Ones, the most powerful good witches of all time, whose prophesied destiny is to protect innocent lives from evil beings such as demons and warlocks. Each sister possesses unique magical powers that grow and evolve, while they attempt to maintain normal lives in modern day San Francisco.

Genres:ComedyDramaMysterySci-Fi & Fantasy
Network:The WB

Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "Charmed" is "Forever Charmed", rated 9.1/10 from 1778 user votes. It was directed by James L. Conway and written by Brad Kern. "Forever Charmed" aired on 5/21/2006 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "All Hell Breaks Loose".

  • Forever Charmed
    9.1/10 1,778 votes

    #1 - Forever Charmed

    Season 8 Episode 22 - Aired 2006-05-21

    Piper & Leo, with help from Coop's ring, must travel back in time to change the events that lead to the deaths of Piper's sisters. Meanwhile, Billie uses her power of Projection to do the same thing; many familiar faces gather to help Piper in her time of need.

    Director: James L. Conway

    Writer: Brad Kern

  • All Hell Breaks Loose
    9.0/10 1,374 votes

    #2 - All Hell Breaks Loose

    Season 3 Episode 22 - Aired 2001-05-17

    When the Halliwell sisters are exposed as witches on nation-wide television, they form a pact with The Source to reverse time and undo the damage. However, in the process, one of the sisters makes the ultimate sacrifice, placing the Power of Three in mortal danger.

    Director: Shannen Doherty

    Writer: Brad Kern

  • That '70s Episode
    8.7/10 1,118 votes

    #3 - That '70s Episode

    Season 1 Episode 17 - Aired 1999-04-07

    A powerful warlock shows up claiming that he made a pact with the sisters' mother in which he spared her life in exchange for the girls' powers. Fleeing him, the three sisters go back in time to the 1970s when their mother was still alive and they try to prevent the pact.

    Director: Richard Denault

    Writer: Sheryl J. Anderson

  • Déjà Vu All Over Again
    8.7/10 1,153 votes

    #4 - Déjà Vu All Over Again

    Season 1 Episode 22 - Aired 1999-05-26

    A warlock repeatedly attempts to kill the Charmed Ones, with a help from demon Tempus turning back time after each failure so that he can try again. However, because of the endless time loop and her power of premonition, Phoebe experiences a number of strong cases of déjà vu and is able to figure out that there are evil forces after them.

    Director: Les Sheldon

    Writer: Brad Kern, Constance M. Burge

  • Long Live the Queen
    8.7/10 820 votes

    #5 - Long Live the Queen

    Season 4 Episode 20 - Aired 2002-05-02

    Phoebe accepts her new role in Cole's life, but she still sets out to save an innocent after she has a premonition and even seeks her sisters' help in protecting the man. Meanwhile, Piper's heart doesn't seem to be in it as she prepares to defend her family against any new threats from the underworld.

    Director: Jon Paré

    Writer: Krista Vernoff

  • Charmed and Dangerous
    8.6/10 813 votes

    #6 - Charmed and Dangerous

    Season 4 Episode 13 - Aired 2002-02-07

    The Source breaks an age-old agreement between good and evil by stealing The Hollow, an ancient vapor which he uses to absorb Piper & Paige's powers. Meanwhile, Phoebe must allow Cole to help them, despite her having a premonition involving Cole sacrifici

    Director: Jon Paré

    Writer: Alison Schapker, Monica Owusu-Breen

  • Centennial Charmed
    8.6/10 823 votes

    #7 - Centennial Charmed

    Season 5 Episode 12 - Aired 2003-01-19

    In his twisted attempt to win Phoebe's heart back, Cole casts a spell that alters reality, that eliminates Paige as a Halliwell and destroys the Power of Three. Meanwhile, Paige suddenly finds that her sisters have no knowledge of her existence and that past villians have come back to haunt them.

    Director: James L. Conway

    Writer: Brad Kern

  • Something Wicca This Way Goes
    8.6/10 754 votes

    #8 - Something Wicca This Way Goes

    Season 7 Episode 22 - Aired 2005-05-22

    When the sisters try to divert Zankou's attention from the Nexus, he hatches a plan to absorb all their powers. But when the girls realize what Zankou is up to, they are forced with a life-altering decision: sacrifice their powers or their lives.

    Director: James L. Conway

    Writer: Brad Kern, Rob Wright

  • Sleuthing with the Enemy
    8.5/10 881 votes

    #9 - Sleuthing with the Enemy

    Season 3 Episode 8 - Aired 2000-12-14

    When the sisters discover that Cole is Belthazor, Phoebe must make one of the toughest decisions of her life: either vanquish her boyfriend or keep one of the most dangerous demons known to exist alive.

    Director: Noel Nosseck

    Writer: Peter Hume

  • Morality Bites
    8.4/10 1,180 votes

    #10 - Morality Bites

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 1999-10-07

    When Phoebe has a vision of herself being burnt to death, the sisters travel ten years into the future to learn what happened. Only to discover that she used her powers to kill someone, causing a local DA to begin modern day witch trials as a platform for political office. Meanwhile, Prue and Piper try to save Phoebe, but they both are surprised and somewhat disappointed to learn how their lives turned out.

    Director: John Behring

    Writer: Chris Levinson, Zack Estrin

  • Charmed Again (1)
    8.4/10 965 votes

    #11 - Charmed Again (1)

    Season 4 Episode 1 - Aired 2001-10-04

    Mourning the death of Prue, Piper and Phoebe must now come to grips with the loss of their oldest sister, and the loss of the Power of Three. However, The Source discovers an unknown sister - the daughter of Patty and her whitelighter Sam, who had been kept hidden, Paige, the now-youngest Halliwell can restore the Power of Three and reunite the sisters' strength as witches.

    Director: Michael Schultz

    Writer: Brad Kern

  • Charmed Again (2)
    8.4/10 842 votes

    #12 - Charmed Again (2)

    Season 4 Episode 2 - Aired 2001-10-04

    Mourning the death of Prue, Piper and Phoebe must now come to grips with the loss of their oldest sister, and the loss of the Power of Three. However, The Source discovers an unknown sister - the daughter of Patty and her whitelighter Sam, who had been kept hidden, Paige, the now-youngest Halliwell can restore the Power of Three and reunite the sisters' strength as witches.

    Director: Mel Damski

    Writer: Brad Kern

  • A Witch in Time
    8.4/10 722 votes

    #13 - A Witch in Time

    Season 5 Episode 8 - Aired 2002-11-10

    When Phoebe must constantly save the life of her new boyfriend, a warlock shows up from the future, claiming that future Cole sent him in order to kill the boyfriend before Phoebe's dies instead. However, present Cole cannot allow this and tries to help the sisters protect Miles, but when the warlock decides to work on his own agenda, by stealing the Book of Shadows, it results in the death of two of the Halliwell sisters. The survivor must decide whether going back to change the past is the right thing to do.

    Director: John Behring

    Writer: Daniel Cerone

  • The Day the Magic Died
    8.4/10 725 votes

    #14 - The Day the Magic Died

    Season 5 Episode 15 - Aired 2003-02-16

    Phoebe and Paige go to a summit meeting with the leaders of evil and discover that all magic - both good and bad - has disappeared enabling the leaders to steal Piper's about-to-be-born baby and welcome the twice-blessed child into the kingdom of evil.

    Director: Stuart Gillard

    Writer: Daniel Cerone

  • Chris-Crossed
    8.4/10 754 votes

    #15 - Chris-Crossed

    Season 6 Episode 10 - Aired 2003-11-23

    Bianca, a woman from the future, arrives to take Chris's powers, and Leo learns that she is actually part of an assassin family of witches. Meanwhile, Paige decides to move in with Richard, while Phoebe ponders joining Jason in Hong Kong.

    Director: Joel J. Feigenbaum

    Writer: Cameron Litvack

  • It's a Bad, Bad, Bad, Bad World (2)
    8.4/10 685 votes

    #16 - It's a Bad, Bad, Bad, Bad World (2)

    Season 6 Episode 23 - Aired 2004-05-16

    Gideon creates a portal that puts Chris and Leo in a mirrored world where evil prevails, and Phoebe and Paige travel to the parallel universe to rescue them. Meanwhile, Piper gives birth to baby Chris.

    Director: James L. Conway

    Writer: Jeannine Renshaw, Curtis Kheel

  • The Seven Year Witch
    8.4/10 755 votes

    #17 - The Seven Year Witch

    Season 7 Episode 16 - Aired 2005-04-10

    Piper is attacked by demons and winds up in a coma, and as she hovers between life and death, her spirit meets a familiar face who wants to help restore Phoebe's faith in love. Phoebe, Drake & Paige rush to save Piper by attempting to locate Leo, who's memory has been wiped clean by the Elders in attempt to allow him to choose his own destiny: be an Elder forever or choose Piper, and become mortal.

    Director: Michael Grossman

    Writer: Jeannine Renshaw

  • Kill Billie: Vol. 2
    8.4/10 701 votes

    #18 - Kill Billie: Vol. 2

    Season 8 Episode 21 - Aired 2006-05-14

    Forced to hide from Billie and Christy, the Charmed Ones find themselves stuck in the Underworld. Meanwhile, Leo appears to Piper and offers demonic approval; Coop searches for Phoebe; Billie & Christy resort to summoning the Hollow to stop the Charmed Ones and the Charmed Ones do the same.

    Director: Jon Paré

    Writer: David Simkins, Brad Kern

  • Awakened
    8.3/10 869 votes

    #19 - Awakened

    Season 2 Episode 12 - Aired 2000-02-03

    When Piper contracts a life-threatening tropical virus that leaves her in intensive care, and to try to save her life, Prue and Phoebe cast an 'awakening' spell. However, since the spell was used for personal gain, the sisters can no longer sleep, and Piper's sickness spreads into an epidemic as a direct consequence. Meanwhile, Prue quits her job at Bucklands and Phoebe enrolls in university.

    Director: Anson Williams

    Writer: Vivian Mayhew, Valerie Mayhew

  • Chick Flick
    8.3/10 898 votes

    #20 - Chick Flick

    Season 2 Episode 18 - Aired 2000-04-20

    A warlock brings characters to life from old B-grade horror movies in an attempt to kill the Charmed Ones.

    Director: Michael Schultz

    Writer: Chris Levinson, Zack Estrin

  • All Halliwell's Eve
    8.3/10 979 votes

    #21 - All Halliwell's Eve

    Season 3 Episode 4 - Aired 2000-10-26

    On Halloween, the sisters are pulled back in time to the 1600's to save a witch and her soon-to-be-born child from the hands of an evil witch who wants to raise the child evil. The sisters later discover that this situation may have more personal implications than they first imagined.

    Director: Anson Williams

    Writer: Sheryl J. Anderson

  • Power Outage
    8.3/10 846 votes

    #22 - Power Outage

    Season 3 Episode 7 - Aired 2000-11-16

    In an attempt to destroy the Charmed Ones, Cole enlists the help of Andras, a demon who magnifies anger into rage. Meanwhile, when the sisters lose their magic after using their powers against each other, they are left defenseless against attacks from the Triad and Belthazor.

    Director: Craig Zisk

    Writer: Alison Schapker, Monica Owusu-Breen

  • Just Harried
    8.3/10 849 votes

    #23 - Just Harried

    Season 3 Episode 15 - Aired 2001-02-22

    On the day of Piper's marriage to Leo, Prue's Astrally Projected-self adopts an uninhibited, wild personality that threatens to ruin the wedding and place Prue in jail for Murder.

    Director: Mel Damski

    Writer: Daniel Cerone

  • Sin Francisco
    8.3/10 872 votes

    #24 - Sin Francisco

    Season 3 Episode 18 - Aired 2001-04-19

    A demon turns people into the embodiment of each of the deadly sins, including the Charmed Ones and Leo.

    Director: Joel J. Feigenbaum

    Writer: Nell Scovell

  • Brain Drain
    8.3/10 809 votes

    #25 - Brain Drain

    Season 4 Episode 7 - Aired 2001-11-08

    The Source sends Piper into a deep coma, where she perceives an alternate reality. Phoebe and Paige must find a way to return her to reality and save her from giving up her powers while she is delusional.

    Director: John Behring

    Writer: Curtis Kheel