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The Best Episodes of Snowfall

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

Los Angeles. 1983. A storm is coming and its name is crack. Set against the infancy of the crack cocaine epidemic and its ultimate radical impact on the culture as we know it, the story follows numerous characters on a violent collision course.

Genres:DramaCrime
Network:FX

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The best episode of "Snowfall" is "Fault Lines", rated 9.2/10 from 729 user votes. It was directed by Alonso Alvarez and written by Dave Andron. "Fault Lines" aired on 4/20/2022 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Hedgehogs".

  • Fault Lines
    9.2/10 729 votes

    #1 - Fault Lines

    Season 5 Episode 10 - Aired 2022-04-20

    Franklin is decimated. Teddy moves to secure his future. The family fractures.

    Director: Alonso Alvarez

    Writer: Dave Andron

  • Hedgehogs
    9.1/10 677 votes

    #2 - Hedgehogs

    Season 3 Episode 8 - Aired 2019-08-28

    Andre receives help from an unexpected source. Franklin finds himself exposed. Julia forces Teddy’s hand.

    Director: Carl Seaton

    Writer: Emmy Grinwis

  • Sleeping Dogs
    9.1/10 549 votes

    #3 - Sleeping Dogs

    Season 4 Episode 9 - Aired 2021-04-14

    Franklin suffers the cost of his business. As Teddy’s situation deteriorates, so does his mental state. Gustavo and Lucia struggle with how to proceed.

    Director: Carl Seaton

    Writer: Justin Hillian

  • Blackout
    9.0/10 611 votes

    #4 - Blackout

    Season 3 Episode 9 - Aired 2019-09-04

    Franklin struggles with the fallout from his actions as his family prepares for the worst. Teddy scrambles to keep his operation afloat. Gustavo unveils his plan for the future.

    Director: Ben Younger

    Writer: N/A

  • Concrete Jungle
    8.9/10 540 votes

    #5 - Concrete Jungle

    Season 6 Episode 6 - Aired 2023-03-22

    Franklin braces for fallout. Kane seeks revenge.

    Director: Katrelle N. Kindred

    Writer: Dave Andron, Jeanine Daniels, Davon Briggs

  • Pocket Full of Rocks
    8.8/10 600 votes

    #6 - Pocket Full of Rocks

    Season 3 Episode 7 - Aired 2019-08-21

    Andre is forced to ask for Franklin's help. Julia proposes a new plan to Teddy. Gustavo clears the way for his own vision.

    Director: Alonso Alvarez

    Writer: Justin Hillian

  • Betrayal
    8.8/10 486 votes

    #7 - Betrayal

    Season 4 Episode 8 - Aired 2021-04-07

    Franklin's world explodes into chaos. Teddy goes up the proverbial river.

    Director: Alonso Alvarez

    Writer: Walter Mosley, Tyger Williams

  • Fight or Flight
    8.8/10 528 votes

    #8 - Fight or Flight

    Season 4 Episode 10 - Aired 2021-04-21

    Franklin's family fractures. Teddy makes a difficult decision. Gustavo chooses a new path.

    Director: Carl Seaton

    Writer: Dave Andron

  • Education
    8.7/10 637 votes

    #9 - Education

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2018-09-20

    Franklin faces the consequences of his actions. Teddy pulls out all the stops to assist his partners. Lucia must sacrifice to save Gustavo's life.

    Director: John Singleton

    Writer: Dave Andron

  • The Iliad (1)
    8.7/10 487 votes

    #10 - The Iliad (1)

    Season 5 Episode 5 - Aired 2022-03-16

    A brutal attack leaves the Saint crew in chaos.

    Director: Kevin Rodney Sullivan

    Writer: Sal Calleros, Davia Carter

  • All The Way Down
    8.6/10 451 votes

    #11 - All The Way Down

    Season 4 Episode 3 - Aired 2021-03-03

    Franklin's troubles extend beyond the gangs, putting Cissy in jeopardy. Teddy and Gustavo seek revenge.

    Director: Ugla Hauksdóttir

    Writer: Walter Mosley

  • Ebony and Ivory
    8.6/10 445 votes

    #12 - Ebony and Ivory

    Season 6 Episode 5 - Aired 2023-03-15

    Franklin confronts Teddy's father; Leon solidifies control of the projects.

    Director: Jade Holmes Christian

    Writer: Davia Carter

  • Ballad of the Bear
    8.6/10 447 votes

    #13 - Ballad of the Bear

    Season 6 Episode 8 - Aired 2023-04-05

    Franklin and Gustavo set a plan in motion.

    Director: Amin Joseph

    Writer: Sal Calleros

  • The Struggle
    8.6/10 909 votes

    #14 - The Struggle

    Season 6 Episode 10 - Aired 2023-04-19

    The Snowfall saga comes to an end.

    Director: Alonso Alvarez

    Writer: Dave Andron

  • Aftermath
    8.5/10 520 votes

    #15 - Aftermath

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2018-09-13

    Franklin receives some devastating news. Teddy attempts to turn a foe into an ally. Lucia and Gustavo make plans to leave L.A.

    Director: Sunu Gonera

    Writer: N/A

  • Through a Glass, Darkly
    8.5/10 430 votes

    #16 - Through a Glass, Darkly

    Season 4 Episode 7 - Aired 2021-03-31

    Franklin is blindsided. Teddy and Avi travel to Panama to retrieve stolen cash.

    Director: Alonso Alvarez

    Writer: Leonard Chang, Jeanine C. Daniels

  • Projects Boy
    8.5/10 409 votes

    #17 - Projects Boy

    Season 6 Episode 4 - Aired 2023-03-08

    Franklin is forced back out onto the street while Veronique and Cassandra pursue his stolen money. Leon and Big D clash. Teddy starts hunting his KGB counterpart.

    Director: Alonso Alvarez

    Writer: Sal Calleros

  • The Iliad (2)
    8.3/10 394 votes

    #18 - The Iliad (2)

    Season 5 Episode 6 - Aired 2022-03-23

    Franklin and Gustavo look for an escape. Teddy is forced to put his trust in an old friend. The man behind the hits is revealed.

    Director: Kevin Rodney Sullivan

    Writer: Sal Calleros, Davia Carter

  • Sacrifice
    8.3/10 559 votes

    #19 - Sacrifice

    Season 6 Episode 9 - Aired 2023-04-12

    Franklin attempts to recover his stolen money.

    Director: Ben Younger

    Writer: Dave Andron

  • The Rubicon
    8.2/10 633 votes

    #20 - The Rubicon

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2017-09-06

    Franklin solidifies his future. Teddy’s hand is forced. Lucia decides between business and family.

    Director: John Singleton

    Writer: Dave Andron

  • Weight
    8.2/10 467 votes

    #21 - Weight

    Season 4 Episode 2 - Aired 2021-02-24

    Chaos reigns as Franklin's plans go awry and he turns to an old flame for help. Leon struggles without Franklin. Cissy takes a more active role in Franklin's business. Gustavo's world is shaken. Irene finds her way to Alton's shelter.

    Director: Karena Evans

    Writer: Leonard Chang

  • The Get Back
    8.2/10 404 votes

    #22 - The Get Back

    Season 4 Episode 5 - Aired 2021-03-17

    Franklin is torn between business and loyalty, as tragedy causes alliances to shift. Teddy bails out Gustavo. Irene's investigation moves closer to the Saint family.

    Director: Logan Kibens

    Writer: Justin Hillian

  • Departures
    8.2/10 362 votes

    #23 - Departures

    Season 5 Episode 9 - Aired 2022-04-13

    Jerome and Louie separate themselves from Franklin.

    Director: Karena Evans

    Writer: Dave Andron

  • Fallout
    8.2/10 461 votes

    #24 - Fallout

    Season 6 Episode 1 - Aired 2023-02-22

    Franklin fights to keep his business afloat. Jerome and Louie strike back.

    Director: Ben Younger

    Writer: Dave Andron

  • The Sit Down
    8.2/10 414 votes

    #25 - The Sit Down

    Season 6 Episode 2 - Aired 2023-02-22

    Cissy introduces Franklin to the KGB, while also trying to broker peace within the family. Veronique enlists outside help to track Franklin's money.

    Director: Ben Younger

    Writer: Dave Andron, Jeanine Daniels