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The Best Episodes of In the Dark

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

Murphy is a flawed and irreverent woman who just happens to be blind and is the only “witness” to the murder of her drug-dealing friend, Tyson. When the police dismiss her story, she sets out with her dog, Pretzel, to find the killer while also managing her colorful dating life and the job she hates at Guiding Hope, the guide-dog school owned by her overprotective parents.

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The best episode of "In the Dark" is "The Deep End", rated 8.6/10 from 105 user votes. It was directed by Samir Rehem and written by Jeannine Renshaw. "The Deep End" aired on 8/22/2022 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "The Last Dance".

  • The Deep End
    8.6/10 105 votes

    #1 - The Deep End

    Season 4 Episode 11 - Aired 2022-08-22

    Josh's persistence to bring Murphy down motivates everyone to pull a plan together. Murphy asks Felix for a favor and Darnell learns some intriguing information about the team behind Bolt.

    Director: Samir Rehem

    Writer: Jeannine Renshaw

  • The Last Dance
    8.5/10 204 votes

    #2 - The Last Dance

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2020-06-18

    Murphy and Felix swing for the fences when they attempt to execute the plan to end their arrangement with Nia. Finding himself in dire circumstances, Dean seeks the help of a former colleague. Max does the unthinkable.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Tyson
    8.3/10 273 votes

    #3 - Tyson

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2019-05-09

    Murphy, unable to deal with things, begins to push everyone away, including Max. Meanwhile, Murphy and Jess have a heart-to-heart.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Rollin' With the Homies
    8.2/10 240 votes

    #4 - Rollin' With the Homies

    Season 1 Episode 12 - Aired 2019-06-20

    It’s Murphy’s first birthday since Tyson was killed and she is feeling more isolated than ever.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • My Pride and Joy
    8.2/10 175 votes

    #5 - My Pride and Joy

    Season 2 Episode 13 - Aired 2020-07-09

    A deep betrayal leads to severe consequences, which causes devastating outcomes for the people involved.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • If Books Could Kill
    8.2/10 95 votes

    #6 - If Books Could Kill

    Season 4 Episode 3 - Aired 2022-06-20

    Murphy accidentally sets off a chain of events that have near fatal consequences for Felix. Meanwhile, Leslie's quick thinking buys everyone a little breathing room.

    Director: Dinh Thai

    Writer: Jeannine Renshaw, Nic Strain

  • Tequila Mockingbird
    8.2/10 92 votes

    #7 - Tequila Mockingbird

    Season 4 Episode 8 - Aired 2022-08-01

    Tensions run high when Murphy's plans hit a bump in the road. Josh's vendetta against Murphy grows with the help of a new friend.

    Director: Natalia Leite

    Writer: Jason Pierre

  • The Feels
    8.1/10 279 votes

    #8 - The Feels

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2019-05-02

    Jess reluctantly agrees to let Murphy go alone with Max on a day trip. While traveling, Murphy has flashback of memories of Tyson. Meanwhile, Jess and Joy (Kathleen York) realize they may have more in common than they thought.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Trial of Murphy Mason (2)
    8.1/10 96 votes

    #9 - The Trial of Murphy Mason (2)

    Season 4 Episode 6 - Aired 2022-07-18

    Truths are uncovered as Murphy's trial continues. Meanwhile, the police continue to search for evidence.

    Director: Dinh Thai

    Writer: Jess Burkle

  • The One That Got Away
    8.0/10 259 votes

    #10 - The One That Got Away

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2019-05-16

    While hanging out with Max in his food truck, Murphy is shocked to hear a familiar voice screaming outside; Murphy offers to watch Chloe so Dean can go on a date, but things get a little crazy after she does the one thing he asks her not to do. Lastly, Murphy's worlds of Max and Darnell and Guiding Hope begin to collide.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • It's Always Been You
    8.0/10 262 votes

    #11 - It's Always Been You

    Season 1 Episode 13 - Aired 2019-06-27

    Things begin to take an interesting turn between Murphy and Dean. Season finale.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Bail's In Your Court
    8.0/10 115 votes

    #12 - Bail's In Your Court

    Season 4 Episode 1 - Aired 2022-06-06

    Murphy is having a tough time adjusting to life in prison with unexpected dangers looming large. Meanwhile, Max accompanies Leslie and Felix to an interesting afternoon with their grandmother.

    Director: Annie Bradley

    Writer: Yael Zinkow

  • C.I. Was Right
    8.0/10 87 votes

    #13 - C.I. Was Right

    Season 4 Episode 7 - Aired 2022-07-25

    Murphy follows through on the deal she made and finds herself partnered up with someone who she'd rather not have to spend time with. Meanwhile, Max is left reeling after the mess he made during Murphy's trial.

    Director: Morgan Krantz

    Writer: Amy Turner, Anna Fisher

  • The Graduate
    7.9/10 294 votes

    #14 - The Graduate

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2019-04-25

    Murphy discovers she may not have known Tyson as well as she thought she did. Meanwhile, it’s puppy graduation day at Guiding Hope, and one of the foster’s is having a hard time letting go.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Truth Hurts
    7.9/10 175 votes

    #15 - The Truth Hurts

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 2020-05-21

    While Murphy and Felix juggle their personal extracurricular activities with the demands of drug dealing, Jess finds herself inextricably in Nia’s crosshairs. Trey has Darnell’s back, and Max finds himself at the end of a rope. Josh continues to seek Murphy’s assistance with his challenging circumstances, while Dean contends with Chloe’s newfound rebelliousness.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Codependence Day
    7.9/10 171 votes

    #16 - Codependence Day

    Season 2 Episode 8 - Aired 2020-06-04

    Murphy convinces Jess to help with a drug mission; Felix finds himself in a legal predicament; Dean's partner Gene begins showing some real talent on the job, giving Dean a lead that could unravel Murphy's plans.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • How to Succeed in Business Without Really Dying
    7.9/10 165 votes

    #17 - How to Succeed in Business Without Really Dying

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2020-06-11

    When Murphy and Felix concoct a new plan to destroy Nia, Murphy's friendship with Josh proves to be more beneficial than she expected. In need of some space from Murphy, Jess makes a bold move with Sterling. Dean runs into issues at work, and Max gets an unexpected visitor.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Bad People
    7.9/10 161 votes

    #18 - Bad People

    Season 2 Episode 11 - Aired 2020-06-25

    With stakes high for everyone, Murphy, Jess, Felix, Max and Dean must each contend with the fallout following an attempt to cut off Nia's supply and take her down.

    Director: David Grossman

    Writer: N/A

  • Where Have You Ben?
    7.9/10 152 votes

    #19 - Where Have You Ben?

    Season 2 Episode 12 - Aired 2020-07-02

    with Nia's entire shipment missing and the Guiding Hope crew under the gun to deliver it, Murphy, Jess Felix and Max will stop at nothing to sniff out the stash. In the meantime, Dean as his own plans for the misplaced goods, while Gene visits Darnell and uncovers some shocking information

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • I Know What You Did Last Night
    7.9/10 150 votes

    #20 - I Know What You Did Last Night

    Season 3 Episode 2 - Aired 2021-06-30

    Murphy, Jess, Felix and Max begin a long and arduous journey as they attempt to stay one step ahead of Josh and Clemens.

    Director: Emmanuel Osei-Kuffour, Jr.

    Writer: N/A

  • Do You Hear What I Hear?
    7.9/10 116 votes

    #21 - Do You Hear What I Hear?

    Season 3 Episode 12 - Aired 2021-09-29

    As Murphy closes in on finding out what happened to Jess, Clemens and Josh move one step closer to finding Murphy.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • No Cane Do
    7.9/10 99 votes

    #22 - No Cane Do

    Season 4 Episode 2 - Aired 2022-06-13

    Murphy has to get creative if she is going to stay alive, meanwhile, Felix comes up with a plan to help his friend.

    Director: Annie Bradley

    Writer: Annie Hayes

  • Hard Pill to Swallow
    7.9/10 93 votes

    #23 - Hard Pill to Swallow

    Season 4 Episode 4 - Aired 2022-06-27

    Gene and Josh take a swing at tying Murphy to their latest case and end up with something completely unexpected meanwhile, Felix tricks Max into revealing what he has been hiding and Leslie has to improvise when a plan she put into motion goes off course.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: Corinne Kingsbury

  • Deal or No Deal
    7.8/10 240 votes

    #24 - Deal or No Deal

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2019-05-30

    With Jess focusing all of her attention on Vanessa, Murphy begins to feel neglected. To make matters worse, tensions begin to rise between her and Max. Meanwhile, Jules is forced to make a quick decision.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Unusual Suspects
    7.8/10 172 votes

    #25 - The Unusual Suspects

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2020-05-14

    Murphy's choices plunge the Guiding Hope crew deeper into Nia's game, as Jess continues to grow suspicious of the closed-door meetings between Felix and Murphy. Dean tries to keep Chloe away from Murphy.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A