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The Best Episodes of Human Target

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

It takes a brave, selfless man to make himself a "human target" in order to save the lives of those in danger. Based on the popular DC Comics comic book and graphic novel, Human Target is a full-throttle action drama centered on Christopher Chance, a unique private contractor/security expert/bodyguard hired to protect.

Genres:Action & AdventureDrama
Network:FOX

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The best episode of "Human Target" is "Ilsa Pucci", rated 8.4/10 from 292 user votes. It was directed by Steve Boyum and written by N/A. "Ilsa Pucci" aired on 11/17/2010 and is rated 0.0 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Marshall Pucci".

  • Ilsa Pucci
    8.4/10 292 votes

    #1 - Ilsa Pucci

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2010-11-17

    Chance and Guererro stage a daring rescue of Winston from the hands of his torturous kidnappers. Two beautiful women join the team: billionaire philanthropist Ilsa Pucci, who fears for her life after the mysterious death of her husband; and Ames, a chameleon-like master thief who inadvertently becomes involved with the plot to murder her new associate.

    Director: Steve Boyum

    Writer: N/A

  • Marshall Pucci
    8.4/10 228 votes

    #2 - Marshall Pucci

    Season 2 Episode 13 - Aired 2011-02-09

    Chance’s investigation into Ilsa’s late husband’s past uncovers a web of deception and lies that may tear the team part forever.

    Director: David Barrett

    Writer: N/A

  • Christopher Chance
    8.3/10 302 votes

    #3 - Christopher Chance

    Season 1 Episode 12 - Aired 2010-04-11

    When Chance's former boss makes a move to bring him back into the fold, flashbacks reveal the events that lead to Chance, Winston and Guerrero's unlikely partnership.

    Director: Steve Boyum

    Writer: Robbie Thompson, Jonathan E. Steinberg

  • Kill Bob
    8.3/10 239 votes

    #4 - Kill Bob

    Season 2 Episode 11 - Aired 2011-01-31

    Chance and the team protect a husband who thinks his wife is a Russian spy and out to kill him for classified defense secrets. Meanwhile, Ames has a secret of her own that she doesn't want Chance to find out.

    Director: John Terlesky

    Writer: N/A

  • Baptiste
    8.2/10 291 votes

    #5 - Baptiste

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2010-03-14

    Chance's past comes into focus when he recruits FBI Agent Emma Barnes to help him stop his former partner from assassinating a visiting foreign dignitary. Meanwhile, Guerrero tests out a familiar face as a new recruit to the team.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Stephen Scaia

  • The Return of Baptiste
    8.2/10 220 votes

    #6 - The Return of Baptiste

    Season 2 Episode 4 - Aired 2010-12-08

    When Ilsa's friend is held hostage, Chance must turn to the only person he knows has information to help rescue her: his archenemy Baptiste, who is currently banished to a Russian prison.

    Director: Bryan Spicer

    Writer: Robert Levine, Jonathan E. Steinberg

  • Communication Breakdown (2)
    8.1/10 204 votes

    #7 - Communication Breakdown (2)

    Season 2 Episode 8 - Aired 2011-01-05

    Winston, Guerrero and Ames must save an inept private investigator when he blows his case making him a target. Winston, Guerrero and Ames must save a bumbling private investigator whose botched case has him targeted for death.

    Director: Steve Boyum

    Writer: Jonathan E. Steinberg

  • Imbroglio
    8.1/10 202 votes

    #8 - Imbroglio

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2011-01-14

    Chance and Ilsa must protect her sister-in-law when a night at the opera turns into a hostage situation.

    Director: Steve Boyum

    Writer: Robert Levine

  • Cool Hand Guerrero
    8.1/10 207 votes

    #9 - Cool Hand Guerrero

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2011-01-14

    Guerrero gets a taste of southern hospitality when he's framed for the murder of a friend, forcing Chance to help break him out of prison.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Trouble with Harry
    8.1/10 195 votes

    #10 - The Trouble with Harry

    Season 2 Episode 12 - Aired 2011-02-02

    Chance is reunited with Harry when he is hired to protect the girlfriend of a rival security agency owner. Meanwhile, Ilsa must go into the field on a mission for the first time, and two team members get closer than ever.

    Director: Peter Lauer

    Writer: Robert Levine, Jonathan E. Steinberg

  • Lockdown
    8.0/10 290 votes

    #11 - Lockdown

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2010-02-15

    Chance must break in then break out of the maximum-security high-rise headquarters of a weapons manufacturer when he is hired to rescue a genius engineer who is held prisoner by his murderous employers.

    Director: Jon Cassar

    Writer: Josh Schaer

  • Embassy Row
    7.9/10 305 votes

    #12 - Embassy Row

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2010-01-25

    Chance races against time and crashes a black-tie affair at the Russian Embassy to find a friend's killer. As he becomes embroiled in an international arms deal, he meets his match in a beautiful female counterpart.

    Director: Steve Boyum

    Writer: Matthew Federman, Stephen Scaia

  • Run
    7.9/10 291 votes

    #13 - Run

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2010-02-08

    Chance is hired to protect a district attorney who is running from her family's past and marked for murder because of her investigation into an organized crime family.

    Director: Kevin Hooks

    Writer: Jonathan E. Steinberg

  • Corner Man
    7.9/10 268 votes

    #14 - Corner Man

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2010-03-21

    Chance is knocked out when he meets the beautiful daughter of a former heavyweight champ in Vienna and must jump in the ring to protect a prize fighter on the run from a ruthless businessman.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Taking Ames
    7.9/10 217 votes

    #15 - Taking Ames

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 2010-12-01

    When Ames is pulled back into her old criminal life, Chance goes undercover as part of a gang attempting to stage a daring diamond heist to help protect her.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: David Simkins

  • A Problem Like Maria (1)
    7.9/10 212 votes

    #16 - A Problem Like Maria (1)

    Season 2 Episode 7 - Aired 2011-01-05

    Chance and Ilsa's partnership is tested when his former girlfriend requests his help to rescue a colleague of hers who is held captive by a South American dictator.

    Director: Guy Ferland

    Writer: Andrea Newman

  • Salvage & Reclamation
    7.8/10 273 votes

    #17 - Salvage & Reclamation

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2010-03-07

    Chance reunites with a fiery former flame when he is called to South America to rescue an archeologist whose discovery of a lost treasure makes him the target of a South American army and a deadly bounty hunter.

    Director: Bryan Spicer

    Writer: Robert Levine, Jonathan E. Steinberg

  • The Other Side of the Mall
    7.8/10 236 votes

    #18 - The Other Side of the Mall

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 2010-12-22

    When a murder attempt is made on a seemingly innocuous family, the team travels to their version of hell during the holiday season: suburbia. Chance and Guerrero go undercover at a boring corporate office, Winston joins a neighborhood book club and Ames chaperones a high-school party as they try to figure out which family member is being targeted and why.

    Director: Peter Lauer

    Writer: N/A

  • Tanarak
    7.7/10 254 votes

    #19 - Tanarak

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2010-03-28

    Chance travels to a remote Alaskan island to find a missing doctor and expose an industrial giant's involvement in the death of a mining foreman.

    Director: Kevin Hooks

    Writer: N/A

  • Victoria
    7.7/10 274 votes

    #20 - Victoria

    Season 1 Episode 11 - Aired 2010-04-04

    Chance is hired to protect a member of the British royal family whose decision to abdicate the throne for the love of a commoner has her marked for assassination.

    Director: Paul A. Edwards

    Writer: N/A

  • The Wife's Tale
    7.7/10 242 votes

    #21 - The Wife's Tale

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 2010-11-24

    Chance must protect the wife of a man he killed seven years ago as his conscience eats at him for his past misdeeds. Meanwhile, Ames hopes Guerrero will take her under his wing, and Ilsa is shocked at what she discovers about the business.

    Director: Mimi Leder

    Writer: Andrea Newman

  • Dead Head
    7.7/10 210 votes

    #22 - Dead Head

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2010-12-15

    When Chance and the team help a client suffering from retrograde amnesia discover who he is and why someone is out to kill him, Winston is forced to ask his ex-wife for help.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Tom Spezialy

  • Rewind
    7.6/10 346 votes

    #23 - Rewind

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2010-01-18

    Chance and Winston encounter some severe turbulence when they work together to protect a client they have never met from an assassin aboard a passenger plane.

    Director: Steve Boyum

    Writer: Robert Levine

  • Sanctuary
    7.5/10 293 votes

    #24 - Sanctuary

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2010-02-01

    Chance needs a miracle to help protect a reformed thief from his vengeful former accomplices as they race to recover priceless religious artifacts hidden in a remote Canadian monastery.

    Director: Sanford Bookstaver

    Writer: N/A

  • Pilot
    7.4/10 433 votes

    #25 - Pilot

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2010-01-15

    Christopher Chance is hired to protect the engineer of California's first bullet train as it makes its maiden voyage from Los Angeles to San Francisco.

    Director: Simon West

    Writer: Jonathan E. Steinberg