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The Best Episodes of The Mosquito Coast

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

Allie Fox—a brilliant inventor and stubborn idealist—uproots his family for a dangerous quest through Mexico to flee the U.S. government and find safety.

Genres:DramaAction & Adventure
Network:Apple TV+

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The best episode of "The Mosquito Coast" is "foxes and coyotes", rated 7.9/10 from 840 user votes. It was directed by Rupert Wyatt and written by Neil Cross. "foxes and coyotes" aired on 4/30/2021 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Light Out".

  • foxes and coyotes
    7.9/10 840 votes

    #1 - foxes and coyotes

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2021-04-30

    The Foxes enlist the help of two coyotes who promise to take them across the U.S. border into Mexico.

    Director: Rupert Wyatt

    Writer: Neil Cross

  • Light Out
    7.8/10 947 votes

    #2 - Light Out

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2021-04-30

    When the U.S. government finally tracks them down, the off-the-grid Fox family flees to begin a new life.

    Director: Rupert Wyatt

    Writer: Tom Bissell, Neil Cross

  • The Glass Sandwich
    7.5/10 561 votes

    #3 - The Glass Sandwich

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2021-06-04

    The Foxes are forced into a crisis that will either bring them back together or tear them apart forever. Season finale.

    Director: Clare Kilner

    Writer: Gideon Yago

  • Bus Stop
    7.3/10 640 votes

    #4 - Bus Stop

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2021-05-14

    The Foxes seek refuge in an opulent hacienda, where a family’s all-powerful matriarch sees them as pawns in her own game.

    Director: Natalia Beristáin

    Writer: Michael D. Fuller

  • Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere
    7.2/10 685 votes

    #5 - Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2021-05-07

    With the Feds closing in on them, the Foxes and Chuy must cross the desert on foot—and face adversity both natural and man-made.

    Director: Jeremy Podeswa

    Writer: Neil Cross, Ian Scott McCullough

  • Calaca
    7.1/10 518 votes

    #6 - Calaca

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2021-05-28

    Held captive by a shadowy organization, Allie and Margot must find a way to escape and get back to their kids.

    Director: Natalia Beristáin

    Writer: Emmy Grinwis

  • The Damage Done
    7.1/10 305 votes

    #7 - The Damage Done

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2022-11-03

    While venturing deep into the jungle, Allie and Margot reveal the truth about how they became fugitives from the U.S. government.

    Director: Stefan Schwartz

    Writer: Emmy Grinwis

  • The Counterfeiters
    7.0/10 219 votes

    #8 - The Counterfeiters

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2022-12-29

    Allie and Margot forge different paths to secure their family’s future. Dina lays low at a luxury resort and considers a path of her own.

    Director: Metin Hüseyin

    Writer: Ian Scott McCullough, Mark V. Olsen, Will Scheffer, Ann Cherkis, Alyson Feltes

  • Positive, Front-Facing Optics
    6.8/10 207 votes

    #9 - Positive, Front-Facing Optics

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2022-12-01

    Allie is forced to complete a dangerous task for Casa Roja’s landlord. An unexpected guest throws Margot and the kids’ lives into disarray.

    Director: Alonso Alvarez

    Writer: Evan Katz

  • Least Concern Species
    6.7/10 277 votes

    #10 - Least Concern Species

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 2022-11-10

    After a storm capsizes their boat, the Foxes work to repair it so they won't be stranded by rising waters in an unforgiving jungle.

    Director: Stefan Schwartz

    Writer: Ian Scott McCullough

  • Goat Head Taco
    6.7/10 199 votes

    #11 - Goat Head Taco

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 2022-12-08

    New revelations about Casa Roja leave Allie trapped working with a local drug lord, forcing Margot to take the family’s future into her hands.

    Director: Alonso Alvarez

    Writer: Mark V. Olsen, Will Scheffer, Natasha Ybarra Klor

  • Elvis, Jesus, Coca-Cola
    6.6/10 593 votes

    #12 - Elvis, Jesus, Coca-Cola

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2021-05-21

    Arriving in Mexico City, the Fox parents attempt to connect with Allie’s mysterious contact while the kids get into trouble.

    Director: Natalia Beristáin, Tinge Krishnan

    Writer: Anya Leta

  • Talk About the Weather
    6.6/10 247 votes

    #13 - Talk About the Weather

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 2022-11-17

    The Foxes find refuge in an isolated jungle haven, but difficulties integrating with the community leave the family torn about whether to stay.

    Director: Metin Hüseyin

    Writer: George Cornelius

  • The Burning of Judas
    6.6/10 189 votes

    #14 - The Burning of Judas

    Season 2 Episode 7 - Aired 2022-12-15

    Allie makes a discovery that could change his family’s fortunes forever. Margot gets close to Richard in hopes of earning his trust.

    Director: Marisol Adler

    Writer: Ian Scott McCullough, Mark V. Olsen, Will Scheffer

  • Eulogy
    6.6/10 242 votes

    #15 - Eulogy

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2023-01-05

    The Foxes reunite to determine the family’s future when an unexpected crisis threatens to end their journey once and for all.

    Director: Metin Hüseyin

    Writer: Mark V. Olsen, Will Scheffer, Ann Cherkis, Alyson Feltes, Evan Katz

  • Dead Totems
    6.5/10 188 votes

    #16 - Dead Totems

    Season 2 Episode 8 - Aired 2022-12-22

    Charlie and Allie trek through the jungle to uncover Guillermo’s secret. Margot learns Richard’s true intentions at Casa Roja.

    Director: Marisol Adler

    Writer: Mark V. Olsen, Will Scheffer, Ann Cherkis, Alyson Feltes, Evan Katz

  • A Rag, a Bone, a Hank of Hair
    6.3/10 225 votes

    #17 - A Rag, a Bone, a Hank of Hair

    Season 2 Episode 4 - Aired 2022-11-22

    Margot pursues a course of action that threatens to tear the family apart. Charlie has a dangerous encounter that jeopardizes everyone’s safety.

    Director: Metin Hüseyin

    Writer: Ian Scott McCullough, Anya Leta