The Best Episodes Directed by Christian Roman

Field Trip of the Just

#1 - Field Trip of the Just

Fillmore! Season 2 - Episode 13

Guildenstern, the Science Department's tarantula mascot, has been poisoned, and the prime suspect, Eric Orben, has escaped into the city. Fillmore is given a license to go out and track him down, but he has to contend with an relentless opponent from his bad-boy past and a case that isn't as obvious as it seems...

star 9.71
34 votes
To Mar a Stall

#2 - To Mar a Stall

Fillmore! Season 1 - Episode 1

X Middle School's bathroom renovation project teeters on the brink of disaster as the new tagger "STAINLESS" strikes at will. Out of leads, Fillmore and Ingrid turn to Randall Julian, the former vandal "FLAVA SAVA," currently in solitary detention. His help puts them back on the trail, but Randall escapes, forcing Fillmore and Ingrid to hunt down both "STAINLESS" and "FLAVA SAVA" before they strike again...

star 9.21
75 votes
The Legend of the Dragon Tooth

#3 - The Legend of the Dragon Tooth

American Dragon: Jake Long Season 1 - Episode 4

Jake tries to attend a Hip Hop Music Awards with a performance by Jake's idol singer. Unfortunately, he promised he would babysit Haley at the same time. And to top it all off, a crazy dentist tries to steal Haley's loose Dragon tooth, which has magical powers to unleash an unstoppable evil!

star 9.21
47 votes
The Talented Mr. Long

#4 - The Talented Mr. Long

American Dragon: Jake Long Season 1 - Episode 3

Spud participates in the talent show as a magician. Trixie and Jake promise to help him win. But the trophy for the winner of the talent competition imprisons an ancient evil djinn. Jake needs to enter the talent show as the ventriloquist sidekick of Fu - and get the cup before Professor Rotwood does and unleashes the monster inside!

star 9.13
46 votes
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Professor Rotwood's Thesis

#5 - Professor Rotwood's Thesis

American Dragon: Jake Long Season 1 - Episode 7

Professor Rotwood manages to get a blurred photograph of Jake and the Huntsgirl fighting, so naturally he's driven into a frenzy to get concrete evidence. He offers a reward of $500, and Jake takes it up (so they can replace Trixie's parents' anniversary gift that they broke). Ironically, everything he submits (His scales, etc.) is dismissed as fake. However, in their next fight, the Huntsgirl knocks Jake out and Trixie and Spud come across him. They immediately take him to Rotwood and get the money, but when they reach Jake's house and discover pictures of him 'dragoning up' (which was idiotic of him to take) they realize that they have to get him back.

star 9.12
43 votes
The Egg / The Heist

#6 - The Egg / The Heist

American Dragon: Jake Long Season 1 - Episode 8

""The Egg"" A griffin lays an egg on the top of the Empire State building, and it's up to Jake to protect it, a task which gets increasingly difficult as the egg is snatched by the Huntsclan. ""The Heist"" Panderas, the ""Wizard of Wall Street"" has stolen the leprechauns' pot of gold and Jake must steal it back (with the help of a few friends) so that they all don't die from bad luck.

star 9.07
44 votes
Adventures in Trollsitting / Fu Dog Takes a Walk

#7 - Adventures in Trollsitting / Fu Dog Takes a Walk

American Dragon: Jake Long Season 1 - Episode 6

""Adventures in Trollsitting"" A troll goes in Jake's home: the troll wants to stay there beacause he hates the sun. Jake has to hide him! ""Fu Dog Takes a Walk"" Fu gets prime tickets to a baseball game and desparately wants to go, but Lou Shei (Grandpa) can't take him because he has to train Jake. So after a few warnings, Fu 'walks' himself. Unfortunately, a dogcatcher takes this opportunity to catch Fu in order to be used to cure her dog allergies (and it's not in a manner in which the dog survives).

star 9.04
45 votes
Act 4, Scene 15

#8 - Act 4, Scene 15

American Dragon: Jake Long Season 1 - Episode 5

In order to win Rose's affection and set up a number of dates with her, Jake enters the school play ""Anthony and Cleopatra"", with him and Rose playing the leads. However, there is a kissing scene (Act 4 Scene 15) and when rehearsing with Rose, Jake freaks out. To make matters worse, the Huntsclan are after a scarab beetle that Jake has, so Rose (a.k.a. Huntsgirl) naturally sees it when Jake brings her to the shop. What follows is a series of close shaves and hints to true identities, but neither of them guess the truth.

star 9.02
46 votes
Old School Training

#9 - Old School Training

American Dragon: Jake Long Season 1 - Episode 1

Jake gets fed up when Grandpa puts him through a series of seemingly pointless training exercises, but when the Huntclan forces him to battle, will he be able to take all that his Granpa gave him and use it in time of need?

star 8.97
63 votes
Play On, Maestro, Play On

#10 - Play On, Maestro, Play On

Fillmore! Season 2 - Episode 10

The Ultrabox, the hottest new game system on the market, makes its debut at X, and everyone wants one - including "The Maestro," a gaming mastermind who will stop at nothing to get it. Fillmore and Ingrid track him down, but the Ultrabox is stolen while he's in custody. It looks like a copycat is on the loose, but there's more to this case than meets the eye...

star 8.97
62 votes
The Currency of Doubt

#11 - The Currency of Doubt

Fillmore! Season 2 - Episode 1

Tina and Toby are the stars of the school at both dancing and smoit-collecting. Smoits are tokens found on dairy bars and packets of chips used to buy basically anything a kid could want once enough of them are saved up. The smoit stash goes missing, and Fillmore and Ingrid go undercover in X's steamy underground casino scene. They discover Toby's gambling debts, and he becomes the prime suspect, which destroys his dance partnership with Tina. Case closed - or is it? Meanwhile, Fillmore is having a little too much trouble obsessing over his sash (that is, until it dissolves in a vat of chili.)

star 8.87
38 votes
This Savior, a Snitch

#12 - This Savior, a Snitch

Fillmore! Season 2 - Episode 11

Facing expulsion under Princpal Folsom's new 'Three Strikes, You're Out' rule, Fillmore must protect the only evidence clearing his name to a crime he has been framed for, the destruction of a giant Folsom statue made out of 12,000 pieces of macaroni.

star 8.86
35 votes
Foes Don't Forgive

#13 - Foes Don't Forgive

Fillmore! Season 2 - Episode 3

Reformed thug Linus Santiago wows the crowd at the X Middle School Talent Show with his magic act. Unfortunately, his disappearing trick with Dewey Hubble's robotic dog Barcode goes horribly wrong - it won't reappear! Santiago refuses to tell the Safety Patrol how he did the trick due to the Magician's Code, but by doing so, he makes himself the prime suspect. Dewey is anxious to get it back as it's a stepping stone to getting a real dog; however, when Barcode's collar is found in the lake, all hope could be lost - for both Dewey and Santiago.

star 8.81
37 votes
Dragon Breath

#14 - Dragon Breath

American Dragon: Jake Long Season 1 - Episode 2

Jake comes down with a serious case of Dragon breath just as Fu Dog sets him up on a date for the school dance. Jake's date turns out to be a soul-sucking Nix and turns the school dance into a magical battle royale.

star 8.77
52 votes
Ingrid Third, Public Enemy #1

#15 - Ingrid Third, Public Enemy #1

Fillmore! Season 1 - Episode 8

Fillmore's partner moves away to Tennessee, and he is partnered up with Brad Parnassus, the smartest kid at X Middle School. Rebellious and super-smart new student Ingrid Third doesn't take her introduction to X student body well at all, and a giant stink bomb explodes in the hallways. The case looks like a slam dunk - or is it?

star 8.46
67 votes
Links in a Chain of Honor

#16 - Links in a Chain of Honor

Fillmore! Season 2 - Episode 7

Rookie Officer Peter Chestnut is the latest of four brothers to join the Safety Patrol. He has a lot to live up to – his older brother Robert was a highly decorated Safety Patroller and is now the Student Council President. When a shipment of stolen X Middle School foam spirit lobster claws is tracked back to also-ran Oscar Mabini, it looks like Peter has closed his first case. But all is not what it seems, and family honor has everything to do with it...

star 8.46
65 votes
Cry, The Beloved Mascot

#17 - Cry, The Beloved Mascot

Fillmore! Season 1 - Episode 4

Someone has stolen X Middle School's beloved mascot Lobstee the Lobster. Time is running out for both Lobstee and the Bocce Team, and the key to finding him before time runs out might be X's resident psychic, Alistair Greystone. Will Alistair and the Safety Patrol find Lobstee before it's too late, or is the psychic a fake?

star 8.40
70 votes
Dragon Summit

#18 - Dragon Summit

American Dragon: Jake Long Season 1 - Episode 9

Jake, Fu-Dog and Grandpa go to meet the Dragon council on the other side of the world. Jake has to pass two out of three tests - Courage in Flight, Knowledge in Battle and Using Dragon-Fire. However, he meets an Austrailian snob, who keeps pranking him and annoying him. The #1 Villian, the Dark Dragon is living in a cave nearby, though.

star 8.29
16 votes
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Andy vs. The Real World (or The Big-Ass Viacom Lawsuit)

#19 - Andy vs. The Real World (or The Big-Ass Viacom Lawsuit)

Mission Hill Season 1 - Episode 4

Andy signs up for The Real World, planning to play the Puck character to show Mission Hill what a crock it all is, but once in the house, he finds himself under MTV's spell.

star 8.15
52 votes
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Code Name: Electric Haircut

#20 - Code Name: Electric Haircut

Fillmore! Season 2 - Episode 9

Fillmore and Ingrid have to investigate the mysterious vanishing of a student named Alexis, only to find that all reports of her have vanished from the school, and she's even been taken out of pictures. Coincidentally, a girl named Gladys only just returned to school as Alexis vanished...

star 8.14
36 votes
The Shreds Fell Like Snowflakes

#21 - The Shreds Fell Like Snowflakes

Fillmore! Season 2 - Episode 2

Vallejo's nearing his second term test for Junior Commissioner, and in the meantime, a crime crops up involving 'The Shredder'- an anonymous criminal who shreds people's pet projects. Here's the catch - not a single one of the victims saw the Shredder's face. This seems like a job for Vallejo's old profiler partner, Frank Bishop, who was driven from the Safety Patrol in disgrace. He deduces that the Shredder is hitting students from the Drama Club in alphabetical order - and his own sister, Francine, is next on the list. However, maybe these shredding incidents aren't all they appear to be...

star 8.09
69 votes
The Nineteenth Hole is a Shallow Grave

#22 - The Nineteenth Hole is a Shallow Grave

Fillmore! Season 2 - Episode 6

Something's down at the X Middle School Open - professional golfers are failing at games, and foul play is suspected. Normally, Fillmore would be all-up for an undercover job like this, but something in his past - something involving mini-golf - is making him hesitate.

star 8.08
37 votes
Red Robins Don't Fly

#23 - Red Robins Don't Fly

Fillmore! Season 1 - Episode 5

During an undercover sting operation, boxes of Band candy were accidentally discovered in the lake. The candy is traced back to the Red Robins - seemingly a school club in the same manner as Girl Scouts who make record sales of their award-winning taffy. In reality, the Robins strong arm their competition (stealing candy and cookie dough, cheating in selling taffy, messing up signs of competitors), and the Safety Patrol have been trying to catch them in the act for a long time. Ingrid goes undercover as a Red Robin, but she fits the role all too well and becomes the shoe-in for becoming the leader of the Robins when Malika, the current leader, graduates. Fillmore discovers that Malika used to be Vallejo's partner who also infiltrated the Robins, but was seduced and overcome by the dark side. Will Ingrid find the secret Vault of stolen goods and shut down the Robins for good, or will Ingrid also turn to the dark side as Malika did?

star 8.07
67 votes
A Cold Day at X

#24 - A Cold Day at X

Fillmore! Season 1 - Episode 9

Mrs. Cornwall's Pre-Algebra final exam looks like it's going to be a tough one; however, four of her students have decided to take more extreme measures beyond studying. Fillmore sleeps over in the school to safeguard the exam, but an unexpected blizzard leaves him standing alone to face a desperate gang of determined exam thieves.

star 8.07
67 votes
A Wurm in Our Midst

#25 - A Wurm in Our Midst

Fillmore! Season 1 - Episode 3

The Library's books have disappeared, and Tony Clementina, X Middle School's local heavy, is all too eager to take credit for it. Meanwhile, an empty can of Carbee Cola leads Ingrid back to the biggest custard spill in X Middle School history, an incident that disturbingly points to Fillmore. Cases closed - or are they?

star 8.06
72 votes
Nappers Never Sleep

#26 - Nappers Never Sleep

Fillmore! Season 1 - Episode 7

Duappy, a virtual pet - the virtual pet kept alive the longest - has been stolen, and it is up to Fillmore and Ingrid to find X's pride and joy before a reporter comes to X to do a story on Duappy and before Duappy dies. But what if Duappy was stolen not to harm, but to help...

star 8.04
68 votes
Masterstroke of Malevolence

#27 - Masterstroke of Malevolence

Fillmore! Season 1 - Episode 10

Mrs. Lawson's field trip to the Modern Contemporary Natural History, Art, Science and Miniature Museum takes a horrifying turn as someone draws a mustache on the priceless painting "The Lobster Man at Port". Fillmore, Ingrid, and O'Farrell work to find the culprit and save the painting, but the clock is ticking and everyone's a suspect...

star 8.03
64 votes
Two Wheels, Full Throttle, No Breaks

#28 - Two Wheels, Full Throttle, No Breaks

Fillmore! Season 1 - Episode 11

Scooter thefts are up, and the Safety Patrol faces a challenge from student activist Derek Minna, who establishes B.A.G.A.S.T. (Boys And Girls Against Scooter Theft), a scooter and rollerblade equipped task force that he intends to ultimately replace the safety patrol. Fillmore and Ingrid trace the thefts to the Metal Shop and infiltrate the gang. Who is the mysterious "Stingray," and what are his plans for the stolen scooters?

star 8.02
66 votes
Test of the Tested

#29 - Test of the Tested

Fillmore! Season 1 - Episode 2

The student body is in an uproar when the controversial S.A.T.T.Y. 9 tests are stolen by an assailant dressed as X's beloved mascot, Lobstee the Lobster. Who is the thief - a student who panicked during the test? Or was it Enid Quintara, outspoken anti-S.A.T.T.Y 9 activist? Fillmore and Ingrid are under the gun - they have only 48 hours to find the tests or Principal Folsom will force the entire school to take the tests again.

star 8.01
70 votes
The Hunted

#30 - The Hunted

American Dragon: Jake Long Season 1 - Episode 21

Jake speculates about his dangerous relationship with Rose/Huntsgirl and is shortly afterwords captured by her and the Huntsclan to feature in their "Grand Equinox Hunt" whereupon they will let them go at dawn in order to hunt them down for trophies and give Huntsgirl her chance to fulfill her destiny. Jake meets up with many other mystical creatures that are also to be hunted and together they escape the Huntsclan camp. Jake learns to be a good leader and ends up showing Rose that the American Dragon is himself.

star 8.00
8 votes
Next Stop, Armageddon

#31 - Next Stop, Armageddon

Fillmore! Season 1 - Episode 6

Who sabotaged the Model Train Convention? The R/C Car Club, or was it an inside job?

star 7.96
67 votes
A Forgotten Yesterday

#32 - A Forgotten Yesterday

Fillmore! Season 1 - Episode 13

The heat is on from Student Council Representative Peabody to get illegal term papers off the street, but the perps always seem one step ahead of the Safety Patrol. After a botched raid and the sabotage of his bike, Fillmore turns to Sonny Lombard, his old partner from his bad-boy days. They track the papers back to Rudy Teravall, the Kingpin of Home Economics, but just as Fillmore and Ingrid get ready to move in on Rudy's gang, Peabody gets tipped off about bootleg hall passes in Fillmore's desk. Fillmore gets suspended from the force - but has he really gone bad again? And just what is Sonny's real agenda?

star 7.95
66 votes
The Long Weekend

#33 - The Long Weekend

American Dragon: Jake Long Season 1 - Episode 13

Jake goes on a camping trip with his dad, Spud and Trixie. They found out that a sprite/pixie clan were threatened by a monster. While Haley and her mom went for a spa but boarded the wrong bus to boot camp.

star 7.90
10 votes
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Stories of Hope and Forgiveness (or Day of the Jackass)

#34 - Stories of Hope and Forgiveness (or Day of the Jackass)

Mission Hill Season 1 - Episode 11

A teen starlet invites Andy to the Grammys. Meanwhile, Toby is "chased" by a rabid dog. And Posey decides to go on a spiritual journey to find nirvana. And we don't mean the music group.

star 7.55
87 votes
Of Slain Kings on Checkered Fields

#35 - Of Slain Kings on Checkered Fields

Fillmore! Season 1 - Episode 12

X Middle School's best hope to break a losing streak is Checkmatey, a flamboyant rapper who is X's finest chess player. Unfortunately, somebody is out to get him - is it Tyson Pelarez, leader of the Society of the Preservation of Ethics in Chess? Or is it Nelson Kelloch, Checkmatey's biggest rival? (Checkmatey also has a crush on Ingrid, which repulses her). Fillmore and Ingrid are on the case - but the clock is ticking down to the championship match and Checkmatey is nowhere to be found...

star 7.53
62 votes
South of Friendship, North of Honor

#36 - South of Friendship, North of Honor

Fillmore! Season 2 - Episode 4

Spring Break has arrived, so Fillmore's taking the time to visit his former partner, Wayne Liggett. In Wayne's new school, something about the Safety Patrol stinks - so much that Emily had to quit. The prize pralines of the school have been stolen, and the prime suspect is their Patrol Sheriff Thrift - who just so happens to be the son of their principal.

star 7.51
39 votes
Bodyguard Duty

#37 - Bodyguard Duty

American Dragon: Jake Long Season 1 - Episode 10

Jake must act as the Oracle twins' bodyguard, as the unscrupulous Herbert is trying to snatch them away so he can use them to predict the events of the "Ogre Bowl" and win big money by betting on them.

star 7.46
13 votes
Immune to All But Justice

#38 - Immune to All But Justice

Fillmore! Season 2 - Episode 5

X Middle School has gone Canada Crazy - and the ambassador is staying over, along with his assistant Penny Madrid, who happens to be an old partner in crime with Fillmore. Winston Kotter, the Canadian ambassador, turned Penny around just as the Safety Patrol turned Fillmore around - but Fillmore can't help but suspect something's up, especially as a huge supply of counterfeit baseball cards appear. Unfortunately for Fillmore, Winston has full diplomatic immunity, and plans to pin the blame of the counterfeit all on Penny - and without the power to officially bust him, what can Fillmore and the Safety Patrol do?

star 7.26
35 votes
Ring Around the Dragon

#39 - Ring Around the Dragon

American Dragon: Jake Long Season 1 - Episode 20

Two Giants approach Jake and crew for help, as their baby boy has run off to join the K.E.W.L. wrestling company. As Jake goes undercover as a wrestler to find their baby boy, he encounters many difficulties along the way.

star 6.75
8 votes
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