The Best Episodes Directed by Andrew Bernstein
#1 - 1964
Pan Am - Season 1 - Episode 14
Ted becomes increasingly nervous as wedding plans race forward; Kate wrestles with suspicions about those around her; Laura receives a startling offer from Amanda; Maggie is placed is a perilous position.
#2 - Office Space
Psych - Season 7 - Episode 11
After Gus accidentally tampers with the crime where his boss was killed, Shawn helps him find the real murderer before Gus is arrested.
#3 - Shawn, Interrupted
Psych - Season 6 - Episode 6
After a billionaire murderer pleas insanity at his trial, Shawn and Gus go undercover at a mental hospital in order to prove that the man is, in fact, sane. While at the hospital, Shawn and Gus receive some hostility from one of the nurses.
#4 - Viagra Falls
Psych - Season 5 - Episode 6
Shawn and Gus work with two retired police officers to solve the murder of a police chief.
#5 - Internal Displacement
The West Wing - Season 7 - Episode 11
The Westins visit Washington and Doug is keeping a secret from Liz that many other senior staffers already know about. C.J. tries to make a deal with the French to try to handle a problem in the Sudan. Gail is in trouble. Josh asks Will for a little help with the campaign. C.J. and Danny go out to dinner and talk like good old friends and C.J. likens men to salmon while dealing with a waitress who is not all that found of her.
#6 - Let's Dance
Covert Affairs - Season 3 - Episode 10
The CIA attempts to obtain proof that an enemy is hiding in Russia, in the hopes of bringing them to justice.
#7 - The Son Rises
Code Black - Season 1 - Episode 9
When the lead actor of the musical “The Lion King” tour arrives at Angels Memorial with a throat infection, Leanne gives him a diagnosis that puts both his career and life in jeopardy. Also, the doctors and the cast of “The Lion King” help a 17-year-old boy deal with the difficult decision of taking his father off life support,
#8 - One Coin in a Fountain
Pan Am - Season 1 - Episode 5
The Pan Am crew rolls the dice in more ways than one in glamorous Monte Carlo: Kate and Maggie square off for the attentions of a handsome passenger, but things get more complicated when Kate learns the sexy stranger is involved in her next covert mission; and Dean gambles with his career when an attractive, wealthy woman on the flight tempts him -- and he later discovers who her flying companion is.
#9 - Mr. Frost
The West Wing - Season 7 - Episode 4
Margaret is interrogated at a hearing held by the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence; Santos deflects religious questions onto Vinick; Someone gives C.J. intelligence information; a Palestinian leader is assassinated and Bartlet wants to attend the funeral despite security concerns. Also, we learn Margaret's last name.
#10 - Five-O
Better Call Saul - Season 1 - Episode 6
Mike's tragic past comes back to haunt him, and he's forced to seek help from an unusual source. Meanwhile, Jimmy's moral compass is put to the test.
#11 - Snow Angels
Elementary - Season 1 - Episode 19
Sherlock and Joan try to prevent the largest cash vault in the U.S. from being robbed during a deadly blizzard. Meanwhile, Holmes attempts to help a transgender woman who is recovering from her latest breakup.
#12 - Sympathy for the Devil
Battle Creek - Season 1 - Episode 13
Milt survives a car bombing and enlists Russ to track down his would-be assassin, leading to startling revelations about why Milt is the way he is and what brought him to Battle Creek.
#13 - 5 to 9
House - Season 6 - Episode 13
During a day in the life of Princeton Plainsboro's Dean of Medicine, Dr. Lisa Cuddy, the inner workings of the hospital are seen through her eyes. This day proves to be especially trying as Cuddy wrestles with myriad hospital issues and staff disputes that test her perseverance and skills as an administrator, all while juggling issues in her personal life.
#14 - Defective
Perception - Season 2 - Episode 6
A new brain device to control tremors seems to have a defect that turns out to be far more serious than a technical malfunction, and Pierce partners with Donnie to investigate. Their unlikely alliance is tested when the case escalates to murder. Meanwhile, Lewicki learns a valuable lesson about dating.
#15 - 365 Days
The West Wing - Season 6 - Episode 12
On the day after Bartlet gives his last State of the Union address, Leo returns to the West Wing but has difficulty getting the attention of the rest of the staff for a meeting about what to do during the remaining 365 days of Barlet's term. Kate and C.J. have to deal with emergencies in Bolivia and North Korea. Charlie tries to figure out how to get Congress to support funding for the Earned Income Tax Credit. Toby solicits Annabeth's advice regarding proper behavior for Abbey at a NASCAR event. Will asks why they originally chose Russell to be Vice President. And Bartlet seems to have recovered most of his strength after his recent bout with MS.
#16 - Let's Get Hairy
Psych - Season 4 - Episode 8
Shawn and Gus attempt to protect Stewart Grumbley from himself because the poor man believes he may be a sheep-killing werewolf who may soon enough begin killing humans.
#17 - Neuropositive
Perception - Season 2 - Episode 7
When Moretti receives a deathbed confession about the hit-and-run murder of a teenager from 1992, she calls on Pierce to determine the ailing man's credibility. The case becomes complicated, however, when the alleged killer's physician, Dr. Hutchins, reveals that his patient’s tumor has mysteriously disappeared. Pierce and Moretti must dig deeper into the past to uncover the truth behind a shocking series of apparent homicides.
#18 - Children of Wrath
Fear the Walking Dead - Season 3 - Episode 8
In the conclusion of the midseason finale, Madison must negotiate the terms of an agreement in the midst of ranch-wide turmoil; and Nick and Alicia challenge their mother's motives.
#19 - Remorse
House - Season 6 - Episode 11
The team takes on the case of Valerie, an attractive female executive experiencing random episodes of excruciating pain. House agrees to take the case based on Valerie’s looks, and while treating her, the men on the team are charmed by Valerie’s beauty and personality, with Thirteen looking beyond the superficial to try to discover a link to her illness. Meanwhile, House uncharacteristically attempts to alleviate his conscience by reaching out to a former medical school colleague he wronged.
#20 - Heart of the Matter
ER - Season 13 - Episode 6
Luka gets some important news, and at the end of the day, an unexpected visitor. A collision between a motorcycle and a car brings critical patients to the ER. Luka and Ray treat the motorcycle rider, and discover a condition his wife wants kept secret. Abby and Neela work on the driver of the car, but his surgery doesn’t go well and his wife soon has troubles of her own. Pratt has a new lady in his life, and a new roommate, while Gates has a different kind of girl-trouble. The women of the ER take some time for stress relief.
#21 - The Social Contract
House - Season 5 - Episode 17
House and the team take on the case of Nick, a book editor who loses his inhibitions. The team realizes Nick has frontal lobe disinhibition, which causes him to speak his mind having no control over what he says and making him just like House. Meanwhile, House suspects Wilson and Taub are keeping something from him.
#22 - Keepers
Journeyman - Season 1 - Episode 6
Dan goes back to help two brothers who have been abused by their father. Jack gets suspicious of Dan and thinks he might be gambling again. While in the past Dan and Livia overhear a conversation between Jack and Katie.
#23 - Painless
House - Season 5 - Episode 12
House and the team try to diagnose a man living with severe, chronic pain; Thirteen and Foreman explore their complicated relationship; Cuddy discovers that caring for her baby leaves her with little time to run the hospital.
#24 - The Gold Violin
Mad Men - Season 2 - Episode 7
Don buys a new car; Pete, Harry and Ken strategize to attract new business; Don's secretary makes a grave error; Cooper has a new piece of art in his office.
#25 - Selling Sickness
Boston Legal - Season 3 - Episode 14
Judge Brown turns to Denny when he sues a company for not curing his "same-sex attraction disorder," but Denny's homophobia forces him to ask Alan to help.Shirley takes on the case of a young girl who wants to take a pill to help her forget a traumatic molestation.Meanwhile, Denise finds out she is pregnant, and asks both Brad and Jeffrey for paternity tests, and Clarence takes his relationship with Claire to the next level.
#26 - Lover's Lanes
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation - Season 10 - Episode 8
A bowling tournament is disrupted when an important piece of evidence is uncovered, leading the CSIs to investigate a murder at the same bowling alley.
#27 - Spooky Action at a Distance
Manhattan - Season 1 - Episode 9
Charlie and Frank are forced to work together for the good of the project. When they run into a problem, Frank turns to an unconventional resource.
#28 - The Watch
Dirty Sexy Money - Season 1 - Episode 9
This flashback episode reveals secrets about Dutch (Nick's father) and the relationships he had with Nick, Tripp, and Letitia. Karen's intimate view towards Nick is put on hold as she takes a liking to Simon Elder. Brian's attempt to get his son takes a turn he didn't expect and Jeremy continues to hide how much he is worth from Sofia.
#29 - The Verdict
Dirty Sexy Money - Season 2 - Episode 5
Nick faces an uphill battle defending Letitia in the murder case until he discovers a secret about Nola; Karen asks Nick to tell Tripp that she's marrying Simon Elder; Andrea and Brian learn shocking news after a trip to the doctor.
#30 - North
Fear the Walking Dead - Season 2 - Episode 15
Season finale. When Travis' rage causes unrest at the hotel, Madison has to choose whether or not she will stand by him; Nick becomes leader of the Colonia as Narcos close in.
#31 - Sleigh Ride
Fear the Walking Dead - Season 3 - Episode 16
Madison faces a horrifying revelation and the Clark family is pushed to new extremes.
#32 - Inside Men and Outside Women
Tyrant - Season 2 - Episode 9
Increasingly suspicious of those close to him, Jamal believes Khalil is the only person he can trust. Deciding he should no longer hide the truth, Barry reveals to Molly that he’s alive. Hoping to lift Nusrat’s depression, Ahmed asks Nusrat to run away with him. Skeptical of Khalil’s tactical luck, Ihab zeroes in on a traitor in the Caliphate.
#33 - The Inheritance
Mad Men - Season 2 - Episode 10
Betty visits her father; Paul's girlfriend tries to convince him to prioritize his duties; Pete's mother disapproves of his and Trudy's idea.
#34 - Adverse Events
House - Season 5 - Episode 3
A painter's undiagnosed illness affects his work, and House and his team must look at the man's paintings to determine what's wrong with him.
#35 - Things Bad Begun
Fear the Walking Dead - Season 3 - Episode 15
Strand's motives are made clear when Nick discovers a new threat descending on the dam.
#36 - Flight 1
Mad Men - Season 2 - Episode 2
Paul hosts a party at his apartment and introduces someone special to his Sterling Cooper colleagues. Peggy visits her family for dinner. Despite a conflict of interest, the Sterling Cooper agency aggressively pursues an airline account and Duck attempts to appeal to the client using an unorthodox approach.
#37 - Babylon
Mad Men - Season 1 - Episode 6
The Agency is looking to land an advertising contract to promote tourism to Israel. Don and his team try to come with a theme but know so little about the country they're stumped so Don calls Rachel Menken to see if she has any ideas. Roger Sterling is getting tired of sneaking around with Joan Holloway and suggests she should her own apartment but she knows better. Peggy comes up with an advertising concept during a testing session for a new line of lipsticks and she's subsequently asks to write copy.
#38 - The Threshold
Manhattan - Season 2 - Episode 3
Liza faces off against Darrow as Abby learns a secret about Oppenheimer.
#39 - One for the Money, Two for the Show
Masters of Sex - Season 2 - Episode 11
A television crew arrives at the clinic to document Masters and Johnson's work treating sexual dysfunction. Masters considers the publicity premature, and himself unsuitable as a television presence. Virginia deals with the fallout of having prioritized her work over her parenting when George argues to take their children on a trip with his new wife. Plus, Libby finds in Robert an appreciation for what she has to offer. And Langham realizes there's no way out of his sexual contract with Flo.
#40 - Act as If
Rectify - Season 2 - Episode 5
Daniel meets Lezley, an unusual local entrepreneur who makes Daniel an unlikely offer. Amantha struggles to adapt to a challenging new environment. Ted, Jr. bonds with Tawney, only to learn she's made a surprising decision. Ted, Sr.'s patience is tested as he copes with the aftermath of Daniel's disastrous new project, but when he tries to address the situation, Janet curtly shoots him down. Daniel explores a little-known side of Paulie while Amantha reconnects with Jon Stern.
#41 - Book of Ruth
Ozark - Season 1 - Episode 6
Jacob educates Marty on his business. Ruth devises and sets in motion a deadly plan. Rachel learns Marty is cooking the books at the Blue Cat Lodge.
#42 - Eye of the Beholder
Fear the Walking Dead - Season 3 - Episode 1
In the third season opener, the Clark family find themselves in a dire predicament and must work together to discover a path to safety.
#43 - Ruling Days
Ozark - Season 1 - Episode 5
Marty decides to invest in the religious sector, unaware he will disrupt a discreet business operation. A surprise visitor shows up at the Byrde home.
#44 - Here Is the Fire
Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior - Season 1 - Episode 5
The team searches for a bomber who set off an explosion at a small town school.
#45 - One Day in the Life of Anton Baklanov
The Americans (2013) - Season 3 - Episode 11
Philip and Elizabeth's home and work lives collide in new and dangerous ways. Nina struggles to figure out her next steps. Arkady assigns Oleg and Tatiana to an operation with uncertain potential.
#46 - The Family Lawyer
Dirty Sexy Money - Season 2 - Episode 2
The Darlings deal with funeral arrangements and the aftermath of the arrest of a suspect in the murder of Dutch George; Jeremy discovers Nola Lyons' real profession; Lisa and Nick talk about having another child; Kenny G performs.
#47 - Take the Leap
Parenthood (2010) - Season 2 - Episode 19
Kristina and Adam have a surprise meeting with the principal of Max's school; Jasmine and Crosby become nostalgic for their past; Julia and Joel receive upsetting news.
#48 - Brainstorm (2)
Perception - Season 3 - Episode 11
Daniel's father and his friend Dean Haley are faced with the decision on whether to allow Pierce to undergo a high-risk surgery for his traumatic injury. Daniel works on solving a different kind of murder case.
#49 - Meat
Perception - Season 3 - Episode 12
Moretti goes undercover to investigate the brutal murders of meat-company owners. Meanwhile, Pierce contemplates making a personal confession to Moretti.
#50 - Syruptitious
Battle Creek - Season 1 - Episode 2
FBI Special Agent Milt Chamberlain and Det. Russ Agnew go undercover as distillers to infiltrate Battle Creek's maple syrup cartels when a murder victim is found to have drowned in the gooey breakfast confection. Meanwhile, Det. Font White goes to war with his medical marijuana dealer.
#51 - A House Divided
ER - Season 13 - Episode 13
Divisions abound in the ER as the aftermath of Luka’s and Pratt’s actions are felt. A patient’s call creates friction between Luka and Abby. A contentious family case leads Gates and Ray differ over treatment of one child, while Luka and Abby clash when she needs help with the other. An unauthorized phone call has serious implications for Pratt. Ben takes things to the next level with Sam, but Sam’s cautious, and Ray wonders if he’s lost his chance with Neela.