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

In the 1960s, Israeli clerk-turned-secret agent Eli Cohen goes deep undercover inside Syria on a perilous, years-long mission to spy for Mossad.


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The best episode of "The Spy" is "Home", rated 8/10 from 1066 user votes. It was directed by Gideon Raff and written by Gideon Raff, Max Perry. "Home" aired on 9/6/2019 and is rated 0.3 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Fish Gotta Swim".

  • Home
    8.0/10 1,066 votes

    #1 - Home

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2019-09-06

    While Israel prepares to strike a Syrian target identified by Eli, suspicion closes in around him. Retaliation is swift -- and ruthless.

    Director: Gideon Raff

    Writer: Gideon Raff, Max Perry

  • Fish Gotta Swim
    7.7/10 1,024 votes

    #2 - Fish Gotta Swim

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2019-09-06

    After a bloody coup, Eli insinuates himself closer to the center of Syrian power. But the emotional demands of the job take a severe toll.

    Director: Gideon Raff

    Writer: Gideon Raff, Max Perry

  • The Odd Couples
    7.6/10 1,041 votes

    #3 - The Odd Couples

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2019-09-06

    Eli's mission takes a dangerous turn as he tries to report on a secret military installation. Back home, Nadia struggles to raise the children alone.

    Director: Gideon Raff

    Writer: Gideon Raff, Max Perry

  • Alone in Damascus
    7.5/10 1,095 votes

    #4 - Alone in Damascus

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2019-09-06

    Eli makes an influential ally. Though early operations in Damascus quickly bear fruit, Dan fears Eli's bold methods will get him killed.

    Director: Gideon Raff

    Writer: Gideon Raff

  • The Immigrant
    7.3/10 1,323 votes

    #5 - The Immigrant

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2019-09-06

    Desperate to get an agent inside Syria, Mossad recruits Egyptian-born Eli and puts him through a crash course in spycraft.

    Director: Gideon Raff

    Writer: Gideon Raff

  • What's New, Buenos Aires?
    7.3/10 1,159 votes

    #6 - What's New, Buenos Aires?

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2019-09-06

    Solidifying his cover identity in Buenos Aires, Eli makes a serendipitous connection. But his fervor puts the entire mission in jeopardy.

    Director: Gideon Raff

    Writer: Gideon Raff