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The Best Episodes of Revolution

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

One day, electricity just stopped working and the world was suddenly thrust back into the dark ages. Now, 15 years later, a young woman's life is dramatically changed when a local militia arrives and kills her father, who mysteriously—and unbeknownst to her—had something to do with the blackout. An unlikely group sets out off on a daring journey to find answers about the past in the hopes of reclaiming the future.

Genres:Sci-Fi & FantasyDrama
Network:NBC

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The best episode of "Revolution" is "The Dark Tower", rated 8.3/10 from 922 user votes. It was directed by Charles Beeson and written by N/A. "The Dark Tower" aired on 6/3/2013 and is rated 0.0 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Dreamcatcher".

  • The Dark Tower
    8.3/10 922 votes

    #1 - The Dark Tower

    Season 1 Episode 20 - Aired 2013-06-03

    Life-threatening dangers abound on all sides as the Rebels infiltrate the Tower. Miles' leadership abilities and character are sorely tested as well as his feelings for Rachel and Nora. Aaron's genius comes in handy while Tom Neville and Randall Flynn bring new meaning to the dark side.

    Director: Charles Beeson

    Writer: N/A

  • Dreamcatcher
    8.3/10 809 votes

    #2 - Dreamcatcher

    Season 2 Episode 15 - Aired 2014-03-05

    Aaron awakes to find himself in a world with power, married to Priscilla and running his company. As he gets the feeling that something isn't quite right, familiar faces begin to appear.

    Director: Roxann Dawson

    Writer: Ben Edlund, Paul Grellong

  • Austin City Limits
    8.2/10 738 votes

    #3 - Austin City Limits

    Season 2 Episode 18 - Aired 2014-04-02

    Frustrated with Neville, Jason turns to Miles with crucial information about the Patriots’ next steps for Texas. Determined to derail the Patriots’ plans, Miles and Monroe rush to Austin with Jason, Charlie and Connor in tow. Meanwhile, Aaron grows suspicious of Priscilla’s increasingly unusual behavior.

    Director: Helen Shaver

    Writer: Jim Barnes, Paul Grellong

  • Dead Man Walking
    8.1/10 813 votes

    #4 - Dead Man Walking

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 2013-10-30

    As Charlie, Rachel and Gene question Monroe's true allegiance, Miles himself is weary of his former friend's intentions. Meanwhile, Aaron continues to have visions that lead to endless questions.

    Director: Steve Boyum

    Writer: N/A

  • Everyone Says I Love You
    8.1/10 770 votes

    #5 - Everyone Says I Love You

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2013-11-20

    The relationship between Rachel and Gene remains strained as Charlie shows her mom how much she's grown. Meanwhile, Neville gives Jason a determined proclamation.

    Director: Steve Boyum

    Writer: Trey Callaway, Paul Grellong

  • Children of Men
    8.0/10 786 votes

    #6 - Children of Men

    Season 1 Episode 19 - Aired 2013-05-27

    Rachel and Monroe battle with more than wits. Meanwhile, Miles, Charlie, Nora and Aaron get inside the Tower but Tom Neville and son Jason get shut out. Miles and Monroe once again face-off, this time even more lethally.

    Director: Fred Toye

    Writer: Jim Barnes, David Rambo

  • Nobody's Fault But Mine
    7.9/10 977 votes

    #7 - Nobody's Fault But Mine

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2012-11-26

    In the gang's quest to rescue Danny, the time has come for Miles and Monroe to meet face to face. Meanwhile, on the verge of reuniting with her brother, Charlie is conflicted by a shocking discovery and Rachel tests Monroe's patience.

    Director: Fred Toye

    Writer: Monica Owusu-Breen, Matt Pitts

  • One Riot, One Ranger
    7.9/10 753 votes

    #8 - One Riot, One Ranger

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2013-10-23

    Aaron and Rachel speculate on the extreme effects of Nano technology, while he also confides in Cynthia. Meanwhile a figure from Miles's rugged past, Texas Ranger John Fry reemerges. Fry could be Miles' chance to bring down the Patriots in a big way, however Fry will need convincing. Charlie has a surprise for Miles and her mother, while Secretary Allenford holds a secret important to Neville.

    Director: Fred Toye

    Writer: Ben Edlund, David Rambo

  • Fear and Loathing
    7.9/10 675 votes

    #9 - Fear and Loathing

    Season 2 Episode 14 - Aired 2014-02-26

    With their lives in danger in New Vegas, Monroe and Connor face a difficult decision in order to survive. Back in Willoughby, Miles questions whether he can trust Neville and Jason to help take down the Patriots. Meanwhile, Aaron and Priscilla find themselves at odds over the nano code.

    Director: Liz Friedlander

    Writer: Anne Cofell Saunders, Matt Pitts

  • S#!& Happens
    7.8/10 668 votes

    #10 - S#!& Happens

    Season 2 Episode 19 - Aired 2014-04-30

    As Miles, Monroe, Charlie and Connor rush to escape Austin, a confrontation with Texas Rangers separates Miles from the group. While out searching for Miles, Charlie is confronted by Neville who demands information on Jason's whereabouts. As a wounded Miles faces increasingly hopeless circumstances, Aaron learns that the nanotech has been busy.

    Director: John F. Showalter

    Writer: Anne Cofell Saunders, David Reed

  • Memorial Day
    7.8/10 613 votes

    #11 - Memorial Day

    Season 2 Episode 21 - Aired 2014-05-14

    United by their desire to take the Patriots down, Neville and Monroe form an uneasy alliance. As Rachel comes face-to-face with the nano-tech while searching for Aaron, things don't go according to plan for Miles, Charlie and Gene when they try to steal the Patriots' supply of mustard gas.

    Director: John F. Showalter

    Writer: Ben Edlund, David Rambo

  • The Stand
    7.7/10 948 votes

    #12 - The Stand

    Season 1 Episode 11 - Aired 2013-03-25

    Miles leads the rebel squad out of Philadelphia and away from Monroe’s helicopters and machine guns. Meanwhile, a guilt-ridden Rachel tries to redeem herself by providing power to the rebels, but once again must leave her children, Charlie and Danny, behind. As if there wasn’t enough heat, romantic sparks ignite between Miles and Nora.

    Director: Steve Boyum

    Writer: Anne Cofell Saunders, Paul Grellong

  • Clue
    7.7/10 788 votes

    #13 - Clue

    Season 1 Episode 18 - Aired 2013-05-20

    A captive Nora is tortured and left for dead. Monroe learns of Rachael’s attempt to reach the Tower but is unaware of her deadly plan for him. Meanwhile, Miles is desperate to find out how so many of his close associates are being brutally murdered. Later, Miles, Charlie, Neville, Jason, Hudson and Sanborn struggle to make it out of the Plains Nation to join Rachel and save her from what they believe to be certain death.

    Director: Helen Shaver

    Writer: N/A

  • Born in the U.S.A.
    7.7/10 995 votes

    #14 - Born in the U.S.A.

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2013-09-25

    Miles, Aaron and Rachel have found themselves in a mysterious small town, in the great nation of Texas where Rachel unexpectedly encounters an important figure from her past. Charlie finds herself on a mission in the Plains Nation while Neville and Jason search a refugee camp for a lost loved one. Meanwhile, Monroe has discovered a gritty role in his new environment.

    Director: Steve Boyum

    Writer: Eric Kripke

  • Patriot Games
    7.7/10 755 votes

    #15 - Patriot Games

    Season 2 Episode 4 - Aired 2013-10-16

    Monroe and Charlie's dynamic begin to evolve. Meanwhile, wounds of Miles and Rachel begin to heal, yet her curiosity and heightened awareness could be her undoing. Neville's manipulation of Patriot power brokers makes Machiavelli look like a cherub and Aaron's mind works overtime awake or asleep with mind-blowing effectiveness. Rachel and Miles begin planning a resistance to what they believe might be the Patriot occupation.

    Director: Charles Beeson

    Writer: N/A

  • The Patriot Act
    7.7/10 695 votes

    #16 - The Patriot Act

    Season 2 Episode 7 - Aired 2013-11-06

    When Rachel discovers some unsettling truths, Miles does what he does best to overcome obstacles before him and those he cares about. Meanwhile, Charlie shares a moment with her mom as Neville and Jason continue with their struggles between father and son.

    Director: Omar Madha

    Writer: Anne Cofell Saunders, Matt Pitts

  • Happy Endings
    7.7/10 656 votes

    #17 - Happy Endings

    Season 2 Episode 13 - Aired 2014-01-29

    Monroe leads Connor and Charlie on a risky mission, as Miles and Rachel keep an eye on things in Willoughby. Meanwhile, Neville gets a new assignment and Aaron reunites with an old friend.

    Director: Ernest R. Dickerson

    Writer: Trey Callaway, David Rambo

  • Why We Fight
    7.7/10 645 votes

    #18 - Why We Fight

    Season 2 Episode 17 - Aired 2014-03-19

    While Dr. Porter and Miles venture into Willoughby in search of allies within the town, Monroe seizes an opportunity to surprise the Patriots. Neville’s political maneuverings put him and Jason in serious danger, as Aaron and Priscilla continue on their journey.

    Director: Fred Toye

    Writer: Rockne S. O'Bannon

  • There Will Be Blood
    7.6/10 798 votes

    #19 - There Will Be Blood

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 2013-10-02

    Miles's life is in grave danger as he finds himself in the clutches of Titus Andover. Charlie is determined to find Monroe, as Rachel and her father, Dr. Porter desperately attempt to revive Aaron. Meanwhile, Neville hatches a plan to infiltrate the Patriots.

    Director: Philip Sgriccia

    Writer: Paul Grellong

  • Love Story
    7.6/10 760 votes

    #20 - Love Story

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 2013-10-09

    Rachel makes a valiant attempt to rescue Miles and to escape with an ailing Tribesman's wife, while Neville and Jason are caught off-guard, assaulted by violent refugees. Charlie and Adam are at odds over what to do with Monroe. Legions of Tribesmen threaten all of Willoughby but with questionable leadership and Aaron faces death, yet again.

    Director: Helen Shaver

    Writer: David Rambo

  • Captain Trips
    7.6/10 637 votes

    #21 - Captain Trips

    Season 2 Episode 12 - Aired 2014-01-22

    When Gene decides to assist the town of Willoughby, Rachel and Charlie feel compelled to help too as Miles and Monroe continue to join forces in order to survive.

    Director: Steve Boyum

    Writer: Jim Barnes, Paul Grellong

  • Exposition Boulevard
    7.6/10 627 votes

    #22 - Exposition Boulevard

    Season 2 Episode 16 - Aired 2014-03-12

    Monroe, Charlie and Connor make their way back to Willoughby, where they find that the Patriots' reeducation center is up and running. An encounter with two of the center's young cadets leaves Rachel and Miles divided on the lengths they are willing to go in order to take down the Patriots. As Neville and Jason find a new ally for their mission, more about the history of the Patriots is revealed.

    Director: Nick Copus

    Writer: Trey Callaway, David Rambo

  • Tomorrowland
    7.6/10 602 votes

    #23 - Tomorrowland

    Season 2 Episode 20 - Aired 2014-05-07

    Truman, empowered with new authority from the President, launches a mustard gas attack designed to kill Miles and Monroe. To Rachel's disappointment, Miles agrees to join Monroe in a ruthless plot to beat the Patriots at their own game. As Neville faces his own challenge from the Patriots, Aaron grows increasingly alarmed by the power of the nanotech.

    Director: David Boyd

    Writer: Trey Callaway, Ryan Parrott

  • Declaration of Independence
    7.6/10 672 votes

    #24 - Declaration of Independence

    Season 2 Episode 22 - Aired 2014-05-21

    Miles, Charlie and Monroe launch an attack on the Patriots, but must improvise a risky new plan in order to halt the oncoming war between California and Texas. Out for revenge, Neville sets his sights on President Davis. Meanwhile, Aaron and Rachel’s efforts to save Priscilla from the nano-tech has unexpected consequences.

    Director: Charles Beeson

    Writer: Rockne S. O'Bannon, Paul Grellong

  • Home
    7.5/10 811 votes

    #25 - Home

    Season 1 Episode 15 - Aired 2013-04-29

    When the past catches up with Miles and Monroe in the form of mutual heartthrob, Emma all hell breaks loose for them physically and emotionally. Charlie and Nora are the ones who rescue Miles this time. Meanwhile Aaron’s life is turned inside out while accompanying Rachel on her tenacious trek to the mysterious Tower where she plans to restore the power.

    Director: Jon Cassar

    Writer: David Rambo