Episode Hive
All ShowsBinge-Watch CalculatorLog In
Show cover for FBI: Most Wanted

The Best Episodes of FBI: Most Wanted

Every episode of FBI: Most Wanted ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of FBI: Most Wanted!

The Fugitive Task Force relentlessly tracks and captures the notorious criminals on the Bureau’s Most Wanted list. Seasoned agent Jess LaCroix oversees the highly skilled team that functions as a mobile undercover unit that is always out in the field, pursuing those who are most desperate to elude justice.

Genres:CrimeDrama
Network:CBS

Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "FBI: Most Wanted" is "Run-Hide-Fight", rated 8.6/10 from 389 user votes. It was directed by Ken Girotti and written by Elizabeth Rinehart. "Run-Hide-Fight" aired on 12/14/2021 and is rated 0.4 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Shattered".

  • Run-Hide-Fight
    8.6/10 389 votes

    #1 - Run-Hide-Fight

    Season 3 Episode 9 - Aired 2021-12-14

    While holiday shopping, Barnes and Jess are caught in the middle of a mall shooting, with the exits rigged so no one can escape. Also, Gaines, Hana and Ortiz try to help from the outside, knowing their team's family members are inside and at risk.

    Director: Ken Girotti

    Writer: Elizabeth Rinehart

  • Shattered
    8.2/10 415 votes

    #2 - Shattered

    Season 3 Episode 14 - Aired 2022-03-08

    The team pursues an abusive man on the war path to find his ex-girlfriend, who is trying to escape him for good. Also, Jess and Sarah make plans to take their dream vacation together.

    Director: Lisa Demaine

    Writer: Elizabeth Rinehart

  • Chains
    8.2/10 325 votes

    #3 - Chains

    Season 4 Episode 5 - Aired 2022-10-18

    After Hana is kidnapped while trying to help a young girl in peril at a rest stop that's on the way to her sister's house in Connecticut, Remy and the team pull out all the stops to find her.

    Director: Ken Girotti

    Writer: Elizabeth Rinehart

  • Heaven Falling
    8.1/10 218 votes

    #4 - Heaven Falling

    Season 4 Episode 22 - Aired 2023-05-23

    The team helps Remy try to catch his brother’s real killer 25 years after Mikey was murdered.

    Director: Ken Girotti

    Writer: David Hudgins

  • Vanished
    8.0/10 304 votes

    #5 - Vanished

    Season 2 Episode 8 - Aired 2021-03-09

    The team welcomes a new member as they begin their hunt for a repeat offender and the child he kidnapped after murdering the boy’s single mother. Also, Jess tries to move past the awkward exchange he had with Sarah during their last encounter.

    Director: Rose Troche

    Writer: Elizabeth Rinehart

  • These Walls
    8.0/10 210 votes

    #6 - These Walls

    Season 4 Episode 20 - Aired 2023-05-09

    The witness Remy and Kristen are visiting in prison is put in danger when a riot breaks out, leaving the staff and visitors held hostage by two murderous gangs.

    Director: Peter Stebbings

    Writer: Richard Sweren, David Hudgins

  • Chattaboogie
    7.9/10 305 votes

    #7 - Chattaboogie

    Season 2 Episode 15 - Aired 2021-05-25

    Jess and the Most Wanted team head to Tennessee to track down an undercover DEA agent who appears to have turned dirty amid a major drug ring operation. Also, Sarah wonders if it was a mistake to move in with Jess and Tali so soon.

    Director: Milena Govich

    Writer: David Hudgins

  • Greatest Hits
    7.9/10 246 votes

    #8 - Greatest Hits

    Season 3 Episode 20 - Aired 2022-05-10

    The team searches for a murderer recreating the chilling killings of a notorious ‘80s mobster.

    Director: Ken Girotti

    Writer: Stephanie Sengupta, Zach Cannon

  • Bad Seed
    7.9/10 189 votes

    #9 - Bad Seed

    Season 4 Episode 19 - Aired 2023-04-25

    When a news anchor is shot dead in the station's parking lot, the task force must dive into a story she was working on to track down her killer; Remy debates revisiting the case around his brother's murder.

    Director: Ludovic Littee

    Writer: Spindrift Beck, Chris Salmanpour

  • Predators
    7.8/10 362 votes

    #10 - Predators

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2020-03-17

    When a domineering man and his girlfriend embark on a terrifying multi-state killing spree, the team races to find a pattern behind the deranged couple's seemingly random acts of extreme violence. Also, Jess worries he's being left out of Tali's life when he finds out his daughter has already won an award at school.

    Director: Fred Berner

    Writer: Elizabeth Rinehart

  • Reveille (II)
    7.8/10 394 votes

    #11 - Reveille (II)

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2020-03-24

    After taking down a terrorist, the FBI and their Fugitive Task Force partners turn their attention to the terrorist’s wife who escaped with one million dollars and is determined to follow through with her husband’s deadly plan. Also, LaCroix’s daughter, Tali, is taken away by ICE, but as Jess tracks her down, he realizes her detainment may be more than just random coincidence. The crossover starts on FBI S02E18 American Dreams (I).

    Director: Fred Berner

    Writer: Ryan Causey

  • Dysfunction
    7.8/10 296 votes

    #12 - Dysfunction

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 2021-02-09

    After a robbery gone wrong ends with a murder and kidnapping, the team races to rescue a mother and daughter whose abductors are not what they seem. Also, Crosby enters a new living arrangement.

    Director: Jim McKay

    Writer: Melissa Scrivner-Love

  • Exposed (II)
    7.8/10 426 votes

    #13 - Exposed (II)

    Season 3 Episode 1 - Aired 2021-09-21

    A local FBI case involving two murdered women and a sea of powerful men turns into a manhunt for the dangerous leader of a far-reaching criminal enterprise. The crossover starts on FBI S04E01 All That Glitters (I). It continues on FBI: International S01E01 Pilot (III).

    Director: Ken Girotti

    Writer: N/A

  • Gladiator
    7.8/10 305 votes

    #14 - Gladiator

    Season 3 Episode 7 - Aired 2021-11-16

    The team investigates the murder of a professional basketball player’s wife, who was a famous lifestyle guru. Also, Kristin and her ex-husband grow closer, and Special Agent in Charge Isobel Castille checks in with the team on the high-profile case.

    Director: Tess Malone

    Writer: Spindrift Beck

  • Whack Job
    7.8/10 238 votes

    #15 - Whack Job

    Season 3 Episode 19 - Aired 2022-04-26

    The team goes after the killer of a man in witness protection but finds there’s more to the case than meets the eye. Also, Remy is challenged by what he discovers when he reconnects with his mother, Betsy, in person.

    Director: Cory Bowles

    Writer: Richard Sweren, Ryan Causey

  • Processed
    7.8/10 239 votes

    #16 - Processed

    Season 4 Episode 9 - Aired 2023-01-03

    When a celebrity child psychiatrist is kidnapped by the relative of a former client, the team races to track down the perpetrator and learns what really happened to the psychiatrist's client; Kristin confronts her deep-rooted trauma.

    Director: Ken Girotti

    Writer: Melissa Scrivner-Love

  • Imminent Threat (III)
    7.8/10 259 votes

    #17 - Imminent Threat (III)

    Season 4 Episode 16 - Aired 2023-04-04

    The clock ticks as the FBI and FBI: Most Wanted teams join forces to hunt down the fugitive terrorists as they get closer to carrying out a plot to destroy a major New York City landmark and cause devastating civilian casualties. The crossover starts on FBI: International S02E16 Imminent Threat (I) and FBI S05E17 Imminent Threat (II).

    Director: Ken Girotti

    Writer: N/A

  • The Return
    7.8/10 62 votes

    #18 - The Return

    Season 5 Episode 9 - Aired 2024-04-16

    When two armed guards are gunned down while transporting millions of dollars' worth of Nigerian artifacts to a Brooklyn museum, the Fugitive Task Force races to catch the thieves. Also, Ray speaks to his father about taking his relationship with Cora to the next level.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Invisible
    7.7/10 388 votes

    #19 - Invisible

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2020-02-11

    When a military veteran suffering from PTSS snaps after the death of his brother in arms, the decorated sniper’s expert abilities push the team to their limits. Also, Crosby’s personal struggles bubble to the surface when the case begins to hit too close to home.

    Director: Elodie Keene

    Writer: Dwain Worrell

  • One-Zero
    7.7/10 284 votes

    #20 - One-Zero

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2021-03-16

    The team chases an unlikely serial killer whose end game takes a shocking turn. Also, Hana returns from medical leave, and Jess and Sarah's relationship continues to evolve.

    Director: Tess Malone

    Writer: Dwain Worrell, Richard Sweren

  • Obstruction
    7.7/10 282 votes

    #21 - Obstruction

    Season 2 Episode 11 - Aired 2021-04-27

    After a double murder takes place in a small town, the team goes after the vigilante who relies on internet sleuths to exact revenge on suspects in the name of justice. Also, Jess and Sarah's relationship continues to grow, but not everyone approves.

    Director: Ken Girotti

    Writer: Melissa Scrivner-Love

  • Covenant
    7.7/10 302 votes

    #22 - Covenant

    Season 3 Episode 17 - Aired 2022-04-12

    The team's new leader, charming but formidable Special Agent Remy Scott, takes charge as they investigate a series of homicides tied to a forbidden love between a young teen and her older boyfriend.

    Director: Ken Girotti

    Writer: Spindrift Beck, David Hudgins

  • Inheritance
    7.7/10 237 votes

    #23 - Inheritance

    Season 3 Episode 21 - Aired 2022-05-17

    When a wealthy East Hamptons couple are killed by a female con artist posing as a personal trainer, the team works to find out her true identity and track her down. Also, Ortiz is put in a tough place when Hana's brother asks a favor.

    Director: Jean de Segonzac

    Writer: Ticona S. Joy, Gina Gionfriddo

  • Crypto Wars
    7.7/10 225 votes

    #24 - Crypto Wars

    Season 4 Episode 11 - Aired 2023-01-24

    As the team chases after the suspects behind an explosion at an Ohio energy plant, they are led towards a major crypto company with enemies looking to take it down; Remy and his sister close a chapter in their lives.

    Director: Milena Govich

    Writer: Chris Salmanpour

  • The Miseducation of Metcalf 2
    7.7/10 203 votes

    #25 - The Miseducation of Metcalf 2

    Season 4 Episode 17 - Aired 2023-04-11

    The team jumps into action to find two missing coeds after their roommate Carly Cassidy’s older brother is involved in a homicide that took place in their dorm room. Also, Hana becomes distracted when she meets someone online.

    Director: Sharon Lewis

    Writer: Stephanie Sengupta