The Best Episodes Directed by Andrew Mccarthy
#1 - Shelter in Place
Alpha House Season 2 - Episode 4
Cee Biggs brings her reality show cameras to her father's office just in time for gunshots that trigger a lockdown on Capitol Hill. Rosalyn forces Robert to face the truth about his marriage, and Louis is forced to let go of a fantasy.
#3 - Run to You
The Carrie Diaries Season 2 - Episode 13
Things grow increasingly tense between Carrie and Tom. When Larissa drops an unexpected bomb on Carrie, Sebastian decides he, too, needs to come clean about something. Maggie turns to Walt when she thinks Pete is cheating on her, but gets the surprise of her life. Mouse and West find themselves in a sticky situation. Elsewhere, Samantha considers leaving the city, and Larissa's wedding to Harlan is out of this world.
#4 - Showgirls
Alpha House Season 1 - Episode 10
Louis decides to help showgirls organize, but the Watt brothers stand in his way. A video of Gil John hitting a soldier with a chair in Afghanistan goes viral so Maddie looks for a way to humanize him and Andy's Vanity Fair cover shoot takes an unexpected direction.
#5 - The Retreat
Alpha House Season 2 - Episode 6
The senators head to a Republican retreat at a Virginia plantation, where they're haunted by the ghosts of slavery, Ronald Reagan and their exes. After a soul-cleansing bonfire with the housemates, Gil John awakes with a new fire in his belly.
#7 - As Long As It Takes
New Amsterdam (2018) Season 1 - Episode 9
Max convinces Dr. Sharpe to take a risk on his course of treatment and Bloom grapples with a difficult conversation. Meanwhile, Dr. Kapoor considers helping his son in a big way after some advice from a friend.
#9 - A Different Kind of Death
Conviction (2016) Season 1 - Episode 9
Wallace brings the case of a death-row inmate, Earl Slavitt, to the CIU. Earl was convicted of murdering federal prosecutor Tom Simon, one of Wallace’s best friends. Simon did not believe in the death penalty, and Wallace, along with Simon’s widow, want to ensure that Earl did in fact commit the crime. With only days left before the execution, the CIU team shifts into high gear, looking for possible errors in the case. Instead, they uncover cracks in Simon’s reputation. Hayes and Wallace are challenged both professionally and personally, as the case draws to a stunning conclusion.
#10 - Abraham Stern
The Blacklist Season 5 - Episode 11
Red's hunt for a legendary treasure draws the attention of Abraham Stern, a cunning manipulator who believes the fortune is his birthright. Liz's quest sends her down a dark path, leading her to study the methods of one of the Blacklist's most dangerous criminals.
#14 - Nowhere Man
The Family (2016) Season 1 - Episode 6
Adam is used as bait to lure a pock-marked man but things don't go as planned; the police continue pursuing Doug; Adam reveals unexpected news to Claire.
#15 - Hostages
The Blacklist: Redemption Season 1 - Episode 6
When a wealthy businessman, his wife and young son are abducted by professional kidnappers, the Halcyon team is tasked to get the family back. But with time running out, the team must make a dangerous choice. Meanwhile, Tom risks exposure to save Howard from Scottie.
#16 - Gumbo & Glory
Hart of Dixie Season 1 - Episode 3
Zoe enters a gumbo contest in yet another attempt to prove she can fit in as a Bluebell resident; Lavon has a crush on Zoe and Brick's new receptionist, and the news sours Lemon; and Zoe and Brick must look past their differences to save someone's life.
#17 - Trapped in History
Condor Season 1 - Episode 4
With the task force closing in, Joe is forced to flee with Kathy. Marty suspects there may be a mole on her team. Reuel grows increasingly concerned about Bob's loyalty. Joe's search for answers leads him to two important people from his past.
#19 - The Invisible Hand
The Blacklist Season 5 - Episode 13
When bodies are discovered in abandoned woods, Red points the Task Force toward The Invisible Hand, a group that targets those whose actions are morally reprehensible yet fully legal. Red steps in to assist one of his employees, and Liz discovers a major clue about Tom's investigation.
#20 - The Third Estate
The Blacklist Season 6 - Episode 17
Red and the Task Force spring into action to stop an anti-capitalist terrorist group from kidnapping and torturing the children of the one percent. Ressler goes behind Liz's back to find out what happened to her mother, former KGB operative Katarina Rostova.
#22 - Dr. Adrian Shaw (1)
The Blacklist Season 4 - Episode 7
Red directs the Task Force to track down an individual who provides new identities to criminals on the run. Meanwhile, as Alexander Kirk's medical condition worsens, Liz seeks guidance from Cooper on a crucial decision.
#25 - Rhodes to Perdition
Gossip Girl Season 5 - Episode 9
Lily, Charlie and Serena eagerly anticipate the Studio 54 party being thrown in CeCe’s honor. Nate takes on a new role at the Spectator, but his first big story turns out to be about someone he knows all too well. Blair turns to an unlikely person for help.
#27 - Consequences
Black Box Season 1 - Episode 13
After undergoing treatment in rehab, Catherine returns to face the fallout at home and at The Cube. While trying to get her life back on track, Esme's biological father arrives and is in desperate need of a transplant. Catherine is faced with the difficult decision of having to reveal the truth to Esme about who her real parents are. Owen is agreeable to having Catherine back at work, though it isn't without strict parameters, making it a challenge for Catherine to earn her credibility back.
#28 - Tom Keen
The Blacklist Season 2 - Episode 16
As evidence mounts against Liz in the case of the murdered DC Harbormaster, a federal judge makes it clear to her that she will face severe criminal charges. Reddington and Ressler jump into high gear to exonerate Liz but the only solution is to find the recently vanished Tom Keen — wherever he may be operating in world.
#29 - Sequestered
The Enemy Within Season 1 - Episode 12
Keaton and his team are able to intervene and stop the assassination of a high-profile congresswoman. Shepherd interrogates the congresswoman, who had previously used Shepherd’s treason conviction as a launching pad for her political career.
#31 - A Question of Compromise
Condor Season 1 - Episode 8
Joe continues piecing evidence together. Bob deploys a capture mission without Reuel's approval. Mae receives intel from Iris about Sam and Elden. Nathan confronts Gareth.
#33 - Ruslan Denisov
The Blacklist Season 2 - Episode 11
When an undercover CIA agent is kidnapped by a band of separatists in Uzbekistan, the task force sets a rescue mission in motion. Red informs Liz and Ressler that they are up against a very dangerous former associate.
#34 - A Diamond with a Flaw
Condor Season 1 - Episode 5
Reuel and Marty hope that Caleb Woolf will be the key to Joe's capture. Bob attempts to extract information from Joubert. In Riyadh, a plan is put into motion.
#35 - I Win
The Family (2016) Season 1 - Episode 5
Hank blames a member of the Warren family when he ends up being badly beaten. Bridey receives the paternity test results she had done on Adam.
#38 - (Don't) Say Anything
Orange Is the New Black Season 4 - Episode 3
A new job puts Taystee close to Caputo. Lorna has to get creative in her marriage. Soso and Poussey deal with some awkward truths.
#39 - The Princesses and the Frog
Gossip Girl Season 4 - Episode 20
Blair’s dreams appear to be coming true, but Serena threatens to jeopardize it all by dredging up Blair’s past. Charlie befriends Vanessa, who may or may not have a hidden agenda. Nate is torn between his relationship with Raina and a truth he must keep hidden out of loyalty to Chuck.
#40 - The Deer Hunter
The Blacklist Season 2 - Episode 13
Red helps Liz and the task force find a killer — the Deer Hunter — who tracks victims like prey. Meanwhile, the local DC police suspect the city Harbormaster was murdered as Liz struggles to keep her secret from unraveling.
#43 - Panic Roommate
Gossip Girl Season 4 - Episode 14
Blair enlists Nate’s help to win over her high-strung boss, Epperly, at W Magazine. Damien stirs up more drama on the Upper East Side. Chuck finds himself torn between business and pleasure. Florence and the Machine performs an acoustic version of “Cosmic Love.”
#52 - The Princess Dowry
Gossip Girl Season 5 - Episode 17
Blair thinks Cyrus may have found a potential loophole in her prenup. Chuck and Georgina partner up in a scheme, but it has an unpredictable outcome. Meanwhile, a family crisis brings William van der Woodsen back to the Upper East Side.