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The Best Episodes of Terriers

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

Ex-cop and recovering alcoholic Hank Dolworth partners with his best friend, former criminal Britt Pollack, in an unlicensed private investigation business. The series is set in Ocean Beach, San Diego, California, although it is portrayed as a distinct town, with Dolworth having once been a member of the fictional Ocean Beach Police Department.


Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "Terriers" is "Hail Mary", rated 8.7/10 from 248 user votes. It was directed by Ted Griffin and written by Ted Griffin, Nicholas Griffin. "Hail Mary" aired on 12/1/2010 and is rated 0.2 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Sins of the Past".

  • Hail Mary
    8.7/10 248 votes

    #1 - Hail Mary

    Season 1 Episode 13 - Aired 2010-12-01

    Hank runs out of options and time and Britt faces a decision that will change his future.

    Director: Ted Griffin

    Writer: Ted Griffin, Nicholas Griffin

  • Sins of the Past
    8.5/10 251 votes

    #2 - Sins of the Past

    Season 1 Episode 11 - Aired 2010-11-17

    Hank gets a second shot at the rape case that got him ejected from the police department in a mystery spanning multiple time periods.

    Director: Tucker Gates

    Writer: Tim Minear

  • Quid Pro Quo
    8.5/10 236 votes

    #3 - Quid Pro Quo

    Season 1 Episode 12 - Aired 2010-11-24

    Hank, Britt, and new ally, Laura Ross, unravel the Ocean Beach conspiracy, which puts them and everyone they love in immediate danger.

    Director: Adam Arkin

    Writer: Angela Kang, Leslye Headland

  • Asunder
    8.4/10 246 votes

    #4 - Asunder

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2010-11-10

    Fighting the urge to drink on Gretchen's wedding day, Hank stumbles back onto the radar of the conspiracy threatening Ocean Beach.

    Director: Ted Griffin

    Writer: Nicholas Griffin

  • Agua Caliente
    8.3/10 243 votes

    #5 - Agua Caliente

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2010-10-27

    Hank and Britt both work with their ex-partners to make it out of some hot water south of the border.

    Director: John Dahl

    Writer: Phoef Sutton

  • Change Partners
    8.2/10 281 votes

    #6 - Change Partners

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2010-09-22

    In order to secure a loan, Hank must prove that the bank manager's wife is cheating on him. But what he discovers is much kinkier than infidelity.

    Director: Guy Ferland

    Writer: Phoef Sutton

  • Manifest Destiny
    8.2/10 269 votes

    #7 - Manifest Destiny

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2010-10-06

    Hank and Britt deal with the widening scope of the Lindus conspiracy as they try to avoid the rap for a murder they (technically) didn't commit.

    Director: Rian Johnson

    Writer: N/A

  • Ring-a-Ding-Ding
    8.2/10 251 votes

    #8 - Ring-a-Ding-Ding

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2010-10-13

    Hank and Britt go on a wild goose chase through Ocean Beach while searching for an engagement ring.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Fustercluck
    8.1/10 257 votes

    #9 - Fustercluck

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2010-09-29

    Robert Lindus is back with an unusual request from jail: he wants Hank and Britt to steal a quarter of a million dollars from him.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Pimp Daddy
    8.0/10 249 votes

    #10 - Pimp Daddy

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2010-11-03

    While Hank recovers from his injury, Britt teams up with a transvestite hooker to solve the death of her friend.

    Director: Adam Arkin

    Writer: Shawn Ryan

  • Pilot
    7.9/10 384 votes

    #11 - Pilot

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2010-09-08

    A favor for an old drinking buddy leads Hank and Britt, down a rabbit-hole of corruption in deceptively sunny Ocean Beach.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Missing Persons
    7.9/10 247 votes

    #12 - Missing Persons

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2010-10-20

    Hank and Britt help an amnesiac college student with the case of his missing identity.

    Director: Michael Zinberg

    Writer: Jed Seidel

  • Dog and Pony
    7.6/10 285 votes

    #13 - Dog and Pony

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2010-09-15

    Desperate for quick cash, Hank and Britt set out to capture escaped convict Mongo for a big reward.

    Director: Clark Johnson

    Writer: Shawn Ryan, Jed Seidel