The Best Episodes Directed by David Platt

In Case of Loss of Control

#1 - In Case of Loss of Control

A Gifted Man Season 1 - Episode 5

Michael must decide if it is worth risking his practice to save a patient's life. Meanwhile, he courts Evan "E-Mo" Morris, a neuropsychiatrist to join his practice after E-Mo determines a patient's diagnosis by reading her body language.

star 8.13
557 votes
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#2 - Guilt

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 3 - Episode 18

When A.D.A. Cabot is faced with a reluctant witness in a child molestation case, she goes above and beyond the normal scope of duty in her search for evidence to convict the serial abuser. But her passion supercedes her compliance with the law as she misrepresents herself to Benson and Stabler to bring them into an illegal search of the traumatised boy's home -- jeopardising not only her case, but the careers of all involved. SVU Bureau Chief Elizabeth Donnelly is faced with the frustrating task of bringing Cabot in line to preserve the integrity of the Special Victims Unit.

star 8.12
314 votes
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In Case of Heart Failure

#3 - In Case of Heart Failure

A Gifted Man Season 1 - Episode 16

Michael learns that a patient at the clinic has a special connection to Anna. Meanwhile, Michael reunites with an old friend who is suffering from a rare illness.

star 8.01
395 votes
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#4 - Pretend

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 8 - Episode 21

The team investigates the death of a partially clothed teenage boy wearing a leather mask. The detectives discover that the victim's best friend (Michael Welch) is the killer and has a video, showing that the boy's death was the result of a backyard wrestling match gone wrong.

star 7.98
271 votes
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The Arrangement

#5 - The Arrangement

Suits Season 3 - Episode 1

The merger complete, Jessica's new partnership with Darby is tested when he assigns Harvey a high-profile client, an oil baroness named Ava Hessington, who has a deeper past with Darby than originally thought. Mike works to reconcile with Harvey, while also trying to manage the fallout from his revelation to Rachel. Meanwhile, Louis convinces Darby to give him quartermaster responsibilities at the firm over his rival, Nigel, but the move backfires when Nigel is put in charge of something even more precious to Louis.

star 7.98
5293 votes
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#6 - Scheherazade

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 8 - Episode 10

Stabler heads to see terminal cancer patient Judson Tierney after a request from his parish priest, and soon realizes that Tierney has a story that he is dying to tell but only wants to tell to his estranged daughter. With Benson keeping an eye on Tierney, Stabler looks into the man's past and learns that he was once involved in a series of unsolved bank robberies, and that he has been keeping a secret about his daughter for over twenty years.

star 7.96
341 votes

#7 - Poison

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 5 - Episode 24

A child is taken to a hospital after passing out, and it is discovered that she had a huge amount of detergent in her stomach. The first suspect is the mom and her daughter claims that she forced her sister to drink the detergent. After a scary confrontation with the judge he rules that the daughter cannot testify and therefore the mom is found not guility. Novak then enlists Clark's assistance in obtaining evidence to remove the judge from the bench after his bias in two child abuse cases lead to the death of the child who died of suffocation by the mom and in another case the wrongful incarceration of an innocent woman.

star 7.95
313 votes
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#8 - Ghost

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 6 - Episode 16

When a wealthy couple is found dead in their home, Benson and Stabler soon realise that their deaths are connected to a drug smuggling ring. Eventually the road leads back to the same drug dealers who forced a former assistant district attorney into hiding, and Alex Cabot comes home to face her enemies.

star 7.94
262 votes
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#9 - Desperate

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 4 - Episode 18

After a young boy witnesses the brutal sexual assault and murder of his stepmother, his father blocks the efforts of the detectives to question him.

star 7.94
332 votes
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#10 - Sick

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 5 - Episode 19

The prosecution of a suspected pedophile is impeded by parents who refuse to produce their molested child for questioning to avoid losing the millions they were paid through a non-disclosure agreement, and by the discovery that a second molestation accusation was falsified in an attempt to extort a settlement similiar to that received by the first victim.

star 7.91
290 votes
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#11 - Blind-Sided

Suits Season 2 - Episode 11

Harvey and Mike take on a criminal suit that hits close to home for Mike, who struggles to separate his personal feelings from the facts of the case.

star 7.90
4997 votes
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#12 - Swing

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 10 - Episode 3

Stabler is shocked when his daughter, Kathleen, becomes the suspect in an investigation to catch a trespasser. He seeks his estranged mother's help in dealing with his daughter's case.

star 7.86
357 votes
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#13 - Undercover

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 9 - Episode 15

After a woman was found raped in a garden, Benson and Stabler realize that the case goes much deeper because of the victim's mother, drugs, and the realization that a corrections officer is involved. Benson decides to go undercover at the same prison where the mother is, putting herself on the other side of the fence.

star 7.85
336 votes
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#14 - Authority

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 9 - Episode 17

An engineer plays a series of mind games with Benson and Stabler.

star 7.85
374 votes
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#15 - Name

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 7 - Episode 7

After the bones of a boy who disappeared in 1978 are found at a playground, Stabler, still visibly recovering from a recent gunshot wound, teams up with Vizcarrando to determine the boy's identity, which leads them to a cold case involving four missing Puerto Rican boys that were never found.

star 7.85
303 votes

#16 - Perverted

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 11 - Episode 9

DNA links Olivia to the murder of a biker in Central Park whose gang specialized in hits and prostitution. With Munch and Fin assigned to the investigation and evidence continuing to mount against Benson, Elliot begins his own inquiry – determined to prove her innocence and save her career.

star 7.84
372 votes

#17 - Choice

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 5 - Episode 7

After a man is arrested for attacking his pregnant wife and then seeks to have her charged her with neglect for drinking during her pregnancy, Benson learns that this is not the first time a child has been exposed to the devastating repercussions of the woman's uncontrolled alcoholism.

star 7.82
270 votes
The Mombasa Cartel

#18 - The Mombasa Cartel

The Blacklist Season 2 - Episode 6

Liz asks Red for information about deadly wildlife poachers after a mutilated corpse washes ashore. Ressler forms a dangerous habit.

star 7.81
4858 votes
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#19 - Weak

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 6 - Episode 9

After arguing with Benson about their personal lives, Stabler enlists the help of a former cop turned psychiatrist in apprehending a serial rapist and murderer who attacks disabled women.

star 7.79
256 votes

#20 - Mercy

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 4 - Episode 14

When the body of a baby girl is found inside a cooler, the detectives need to investigate just who she is, and how she got there. They soon learn that the little girl had a genetic disorder known as Tay-Sachs disease, and that her name is Sarah Brown, and she is the only daughter of Andrea and Daniel Brown. When Andrea admits to having killed her daughter, Alex has to put aside her own feelings of sympathy to prosecute Andrea Brown for the murder of her daughter.

star 7.79
236 votes

#21 - Cold

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 9 - Episode 19

The squad is left at ends when Lake is caught in a gunfight and later takes a witness hostage.

star 7.79
269 votes

#22 - Hate

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 5 - Episode 13

After a man accused of the murders of three Arabs claims that he was genetically and biologically predisposed to hatred and violence, Benson and Stabler dispel the fallacy of his defense when they uncover the real impetus to the slayings.

star 7.79
290 votes

#23 - Conscience

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 6 - Episode 6

The detectives and the district attorney get played first by the teenage murderer of a young boy, and then by the victim's father, who uses his professional expertise to escape punishment for avenging his son's death.

star 7.78
240 votes

#24 - Couples

Law & Order Season 13 - Episode 23

Briscoe and Green catch four murders and a kidnapping on the same day, and get handed confessions in each case.

star 7.76
132 votes
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#25 - Witness

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 11 - Episode 16

Soon after a young girl, Laine McAlister, is raped in her apartment building's stairwell, Detectives Olivia Benson and Eliot Stabler meet Laine in the hospital and find her extremely shaken with a large cut on her hand. After an unpleasant exchange with a man she claims is her boyfriend, the detectives become suspicious that she may have fabricated her rape to get attention. Their suspicions grow when she waits to reveal that there was an eyewitness. As the gravity of the situation intensifies, Benson and Stabler find themselves in a race to track down the witness and get a testimony before it is too late.

star 7.76
401 votes
Darkness For Light

#26 - Darkness For Light

Judging Amy Season 3 - Episode 3

Amy must decide the appropriate punishments for a high school gang leader who tortured an undercover police officer, and for a teenage girl who perpetrated day-trading fraud; Maxine helps an abused little girl at Sanctuary House locate her long-lost dog; Donna goes to annoying extremes to make Vincent's novel a success; Sean tries to get Maxine to spend more time at D.C.F. and less at Sanctuary House; before he sets off on a pilgrimage, Stuart does his best to seduce Amy.

star 7.75
8 votes
Mirror, Mirror

#27 - Mirror, Mirror

House Season 4 - Episode 5

House deals with a patient who mirrors the personality of anyone he meets. Meanwhile, Foreman is put in charge of overseeing the fellowship candidates.

star 7.75
2654 votes
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In Case of Memory Loss

#28 - In Case of Memory Loss

A Gifted Man Season 1 - Episode 6

While at the clinic, Michael runs into a former football star that he performed successful surgery on years ago, and is now a shell of his former self, living on the streets. At Holt Neuro, Michael examines a patient who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder.

star 7.75
543 votes
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#29 - Alliances

The Wire Season 4 - Episode 5

Burrell feels the heat from Royce; Marlo tries to enlist Michael; Dukie debunks Randy's 'special dead' theory.

star 7.74
2833 votes
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Myth of Fingerprints

#30 - Myth of Fingerprints

Law & Order Season 12 - Episode 7

A murder investigation uncovers deliberately faulty forensics in the wrongful conviction of two men 12 years earlier in the case that paved the way for Van Buren's promotion.

star 7.73
115 votes
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#31 - Missing

Law & Order Season 12 - Episode 14

When a girl's parents frantically search for her, Briscoe and Green see that the girl's belongings were packed up in her apartment. They learn that the girl had been seeing a married man -- her boss. When the boss is brought up on charges, his wife sheds some new evidence.

star 7.73
116 votes
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El Hombre Pájaro

#32 - El Hombre Pájaro

Queen of the South Season 1 - Episode 7

Camila sends Teresa out on a life-threatening, multi- million dollar midnight mission. Pressured by a lack of supply, Brenda puts her crew in the line of fire.

star 7.72
1534 votes
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#33 - Storm

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 7 - Episode 10

When a teenager and her younger sister end up in the hospital after a day at the park, detectives learn that both girls were abducted from New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina along with a third sister who is still missing. Despite the interference of a local reporter, Jackson Zane, detectives are able to catch the kidnapper, a known pedophile, and recover the girl, but when Alvin Dutch dies and the autopsy determines it was Anthrax, Benson puts everything on the line so that she can get the truth out there.

star 7.72
257 votes
Tragedy on Rye

#34 - Tragedy on Rye

Law & Order Season 13 - Episode 4

A struggling actress is murdered in an apparent robbery-homicide where a video tape, made by a couple touring the city sold to a local news station, shows three suspects loading the stolen property into an SUV. They are charged with felony murder, a capital crime, and causes unrest with Southerlyn surrounding the death penalty.

star 7.72
120 votes

#35 - Game

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 6 - Episode 14

The squad is at a loss on what to do with a violent homicide when Stabler's son points out that the event is straight out of a video game. Interviewing the game's creators leads them to a former employee, who then leads them (with a few other steps along the way) to a teenage couple who claim to be unable to distinguish fantasy from reality.

star 7.70
244 votes

#36 - Svengali

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 9 - Episode 6

Benson comes under fire from fans of a convicted serial killer after a body turns up that greatly resembles his work.

star 7.70
416 votes
97 Seconds

#37 - 97 Seconds

House Season 4 - Episode 3

The candidates are now two teams of five women and five men, competing on diagnosing and treating a wheelchair-bound man. Meanwhile House does experiments on himself to test what happens after death, and Foreman, at another hospital, is treating his team in a House-like manner.

star 7.70
2901 votes
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#38 - Tragedy

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 5 - Episode 1

In a race against time to find a woman with a high-risk pregnancy who's kidnapped as approaches her delivery date, Benson and Stabler are faced with more than one suspect willing to take the fall for the crime.

star 7.69
383 votes

#39 - Birthmarks

House Season 5 - Episode 4

While en route to his father's funeral, House must help the team with a differential diagnosis on a young Chinese girl who has collapsed under mysterious circumstances.

star 7.69
3096 votes
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#40 - Florida

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 8 - Episode 19

When Detective Benson gets into the middle of an investigation of her brother Simon Marsden (Michael Weston), the case begins to threaten her career. As Simon makes a run for it, Benson investigates further into his family life, and begins to question whether or not she was the product of a rape in the first place.

star 7.69
252 votes

#41 - Starved

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 7 - Episode 8

After a dating service is linked to three rapes, Olivia goes undercover to ferret out the rapist and meets Mike Jergens, a surgeon who enjoys controlling the women in his life. The detectives are soon led to his girlfriend, Cora Kennison, but shortly after testifying in the grand jury hearing Cora marries Mike. After Cora attempts suicide, Mike fights her mother, Virginia, to unplug her feeding tube.

star 7.69
288 votes
Flight Risk

#42 - Flight Risk

Elementary Season 1 - Episode 6

Sherlock tries to prove that one of the people whose body was found in the wreckage of a small plane crash was actually killed before the plane went down. Meanwhile, Watson tries to convince Sherlock to meet with his elusive father.

star 7.68
5518 votes
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Better Angels

#43 - Better Angels

Marvel's Agent Carter Season 2 - Episode 3

Peggy’s search for the truth about Zero Matter puts her on a collision course with her superiors as Howard Stark barnstorms in.

star 7.67
3074 votes
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Fools for Love

#44 - Fools for Love

House Season 3 - Episode 5

House takes the case of a young woman who has been rushed to the hospital with problems breathing and severe stomach pain after she and her husband were robbed. After her husband collapses, the team believes the couple's illnesses are related. Meanwhile, Michael Tritter, a clinic patient, causes problems for House that could have serious ramifications.

star 7.67
2856 votes

#45 - AMA

Eye Candy Season 1 - Episode 8

Lindy is drawn into the past by a message from the killer, and also unearths shocking revelations about her case.

star 7.67
241 votes
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Smoke & Mirrors

#46 - Smoke & Mirrors

Marvel's Agent Carter Season 2 - Episode 4

Agent Carter and the SSR learn there's more than just a pretty face behind Hollywood star Whitney Frost, Peggy's most dangerous foe yet.

star 7.66
2930 votes
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In God We Trust

#47 - In God We Trust

Law & Order Season 15 - Episode 23

When Fontana and Falco investigate an arson which caused the death of a firefighter, they discover a murder weapon tied to a nine year old murder and a hate crime in which the defendent attempts to have his case dismissed because he became a born again Christian after committing the murder.

star 7.66
137 votes
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#48 - Quickie

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 11 - Episode 11

One case becomes two as a murder leads to a serial rapist who is busy spreading disease along with his assaults, and the detectives' only clue is a website set up for casual and anonymous encounters.

star 7.66
350 votes

#49 - Stranger

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 10 - Episode 11

When a girl who vanished four years ago reappears, she claims to have been imprisoned and sexually abused. Benson and Stabler look into the case and find themselves having to sort through what was fact and what the girl made up.

star 7.66
367 votes

#50 - Alternate

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 9 - Episode 1

Benson and Stabler investigate a suspected child abuse case only to learn that the woman who reported it is the real case.

star 7.65
431 votes

#51 - Hardwired

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 11 - Episode 5

After Eva Banks makes a shocking discovery about her son, Cory's behavior at school, she takes him to the doctor, only to find out that he has been the victim of sexual abuse. Detectives Benson and Stabler come onto the scene and question the victim and his family. From the boy’s frightened reaction when his stepfather, Thomas Banks, silences the investigation, it is clear to everyone in the room who the real perpetrator is. Detective Benson and Stabler are about to arrest the suspect when Thomas agrees to give up the leader of the largest pro child-adult relationship civil rights group in exchange for amnesty.

star 7.64
358 votes
Design (1)

#52 - Design (1)

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 7 - Episode 2

Benson saves April Troost from committing suicide, but feels responsible when Troost dies during the trial of the man she accuses of raping her and getting her pregnant. It isn't long before detectives learn that Barclay Pallister wasn't the only man April picked up in a bar who has no recollection of sleeping with her, and the squad realises that Troost was no victim. Their search takes them from prospective parents looking to adopt her child to the men she drugged and accosted to the sperm center she used to work at, which ends up at the center of the case. (Flaw (2) aired on Law & Order, season 16, episode 2.)

star 7.63
335 votes
Get a Room

#53 - Get a Room

The Good Wife Season 3 - Episode 3

Alicia and Will go toe-to-toe with his ex during a court-ordered mediation. Eli and Diane clash over the best way to handle a dairy company’s PR disaster.

star 7.62
1929 votes
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#54 - Unorthodox

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 9 - Episode 13

Benson and Stabler investigate a tutor after a student is beaten and sexually assaulted, but their investigation soon leads them to another student.

star 7.62
339 votes
Patient Zero

#55 - Patient Zero

Law & Order Season 14 - Episode 3

The investigation into the carjacking of a vehicle containing vials of a deadly virus leads the detectives on a search for the first person infected with the virus and a biochemist whose sinister motivations were driven by passion.

star 7.61
122 votes
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#56 - Demons

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 7 - Episode 1

Twenty years after being convicted of the rape of a teenage girl, Ray Schenkel is released, much to the dismay of retired detective William Dorsey. When a teenage girl is raped on the route Schenkel would have taken home, Stabler goes undercover as a recently paroled sex offender so that he can get into the same therapy group as Schenkel, and the same halfway house. Cragen worries that Stabler may be getting in over his head.

star 7.61
323 votes

#57 - Lead

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 10 - Episode 15

When a pediatrician convicted of abusing patients is found dead, Stabler and Benson investigate and soon find ADA Cabot has a reason for becoming involved in the case.

star 7.61
406 votes

#58 - Asunder

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 2 - Episode 7

The truth behind the alleged rape of a woman by her police officer husband comes to light when a history of domestic abuse is uncovered.

star 7.61
423 votes

#59 - SOS

Eye Candy Season 1 - Episode 7

A couple is attacked in an apartment they rented online, and Jake asks Lindy to help him.

star 7.61
200 votes
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#60 - Loophole

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 8 - Episode 13

Stabler ends out being out of commission after a perpetrator high on PCP throws him through a window at the station, so Benson teams up with Munch and Tutuola to investigate a mysterious packet of photos. The photographs lead them to both a suspected child pornographer and a junkie burgler, but after Benson takes ill during the investigation, the team realises that there is more than child pornography at stake as their investigation soon reveals that Seth Millstead wasn't into little boys at all, but had been using the tenants of the apartment building in an experiment for a new pesticide.

star 7.60
334 votes
Star Crossed

#61 - Star Crossed

Law & Order Season 13 - Episode 14

The bludgeoning of a luxury sports car dealer leads the detectives to a mentally challenged man and his girlfriend who is extremely attractive and whose expensive tastes leads her to be equally manipulative.

star 7.58
129 votes
The Sixth Man

#62 - The Sixth Man

Law & Order Season 15 - Episode 16

McCoy prosecutes a famous basketball star accused of murdering a man who was suing him because of a massive brawl between players and fans.

star 7.58
124 votes

#63 - Debt

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 6 - Episode 2

As Benson and Stabler investigate the disappearance of a mother and her teenaged daughter, they uncover a conspiracy between a corrupt immigration attorney and gangsters running a prostitution ring that is staffed by women they have smuggled into the country and imprisoned as sex slaves.

star 7.58
281 votes

#64 - Disappeared

Law & Order Season 8 - Episode 19

A defendant refuses to allow his lawyer to raise the issue of insanity, this complicating matters for the brother who turned him in with hopes of securing medical treatment for him.

star 7.58
166 votes

#65 - Impulsive

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 9 - Episode 3

A teacher claims that a student pursued her after she's charged with raping him.

star 7.57
448 votes
Buried Secrets

#66 - Buried Secrets

Body of Proof Season 1 - Episode 8

Megan and the team investigate when a Philadelphia homicide detective is killed in a hit-and-run; Megan turns to her mother (Joanna Cassidy) for help.

star 7.57
1395 votes
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Age of Innocence

#67 - Age of Innocence

Law & Order Season 16 - Episode 4

The bombing death of a husband set to remove the feeding tube of his wife, who's in a persistent vegetative state, focuses the investigation on the protesters.

star 7.56
133 votes

#68 - Ace

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 11 - Episode 22

When a pregnant woman is raped, Detectives Olivia Benson and Eliot Stabler arrive at the hospital to find that she has fled. Even when someone is arrested for a similar offense, ADA Jo Marlowe says she doesn't have a case in court unless they find the victim and get a statement from her. Soon, Benson and Stabler connect the woman to an illegal adoption operation, forcing them to go undercover and expose the truth.

star 7.56
541 votes
The Kenyon Family

#69 - The Kenyon Family

The Blacklist Season 2 - Episode 12

When Red tips Liz off about the disappearance of a polygamous cult leader with dangerous shipping containers buried on his property, the task force sets out to investigate. Red utilizes his sources to appease Fitch’s last words and tries to track down his hidden safe.

star 7.56
3927 votes

#70 - Patriot

Law & Order Season 12 - Episode 24

A tenement building explodes and the lone victim is Joseph Haden. The building was rent controlled and there had been a tenant strike, so the police initially suspect arson. But the landlord doesn't have insurance, ruling out their arson theory, and the medical examiner discovers that Haden's neck was broken and he was tied up before the explosion happened. Trying to figure out Haden is even more difficult. He didn't appear to have a family or a girlfriend and never got any substantial mail. He worked at the Jiffy Job service station making minimum wage, yet had $90,000 in the bank. Briscoe and Green do some more digging and find out that Haden was using an alias, and his real name was Yusuf Haddad.

star 7.56
125 votes

#71 - Responsible

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 8 - Episode 18

Stabler seeks Kathleen's help when investigating a case involving teenage alcohol abuse.

star 7.56
240 votes

#72 - Chinoiserie

Law & Order: Criminal Intent Season 2 - Episode 5

After a mother of two is shot dead in Chinatown, Goren and Eames first believe that her death may be connected to the Tianamen Square massacre, but then their investigation leads them to a smuggling ring dealing in antiquities.

star 7.56
212 votes

#73 - Infiltrated

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 8 - Episode 6

Novak tries to find Benson when the case for a previous rape victim, Chelsea Arndale, hinges on her testimony. Benson, meanwhile, is still living as Persephone James and has been arrested in Oregon after the ecologist's group she has infiltrated is involved in a fracas with the local police. After the local sheriff advises her that her group is being looked at in connection with a recent murder, Benson decides to do a little investigating on her own and learns that the man was a pedophile. When she finally finds his private hideaway, it leads to a shocking conclusion.

star 7.55
384 votes

#74 - Trials

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 10 - Episode 1

After a young boy, Christopher Ryan, is caught driving a runaway van, Detective Elliot Stabler and Detective Benson take the seven year-old into questioning. When Christopher claims his foster parents, Gwen and Noah Sibert, bribe him in exchange for abusive medical testing, the detectives investigate his allegations.

star 7.55
372 votes

#75 - Blinded

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 9 - Episode 7

Novak confronts ghosts from her past while handling the trial of a schizophrenic serial rapist, who seriously injured Stabler.

star 7.55
377 votes

#76 - Art

Law & Order: Criminal Intent Season 1 - Episode 2

When a museum curator and an art authenticator are found dead in what was set up to look like a murder-suicide, Goren and Eames follow the clues and realise that the deaths are linked to the sale of numerous art forgeries. Their investigation hits a dead end when they're unable to locate the forger until Goren seeks the help of another forger.

star 7.54
355 votes
Veteran's Day

#77 - Veteran's Day

Law & Order Season 14 - Episode 15

A decorated Gulf War veteran grief-stricken over the Afghanistan combat death of his son murders an anti-war protester, claiming at trial that he acted under extreme emotional distress.

star 7.54
116 votes

#78 - Snatched

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 10 - Episode 13

The mother of a kidnapped young girl points the detectives towards her father, an ex-con, but it is soon discovered that the grandfather is a master thief and has many enemies. However, because of Alzheimer's, the grandfather can't remember much of his past.

star 7.54
396 votes

#79 - Patsy

Law & Order Season 10 - Episode 7

The investigation that follows the discovery of a comatose woman in her apartment leads to an unusual case involving murder and a possible frame-up, despite the prosecution having key DNA evidence to the contrary.

star 7.53
212 votes
You Must Remember This

#80 - You Must Remember This

House Season 7 - Episode 12

When a waitress with a perfect memory suffers temporary paralysis, her older sister visits her in the hospital, which triggers high stress levels and even more health complications. The patient’s sharp memory proves detrimental when a grudge she’s been holding against her sibling gets in the way of receiving proper medical treatment, and Masters discovers that patching a broken sisterhood may prove to be more complex than diagnosing the patient. Meanwhile, Foreman volunteers to help Taub prepare for a medical examination, while House, determined to help Wilson get back in the dating scene, discovers Wilson’s secret new companion.

star 7.53
6673 votes
All My Children

#81 - All My Children

Law & Order Season 11 - Episode 20

The murder of a prep school student points to a mystery woman who may have been extorting money from the victim's wealthy father.

star 7.53
139 votes
The Dead Wives Club

#82 - The Dead Wives Club

Law & Order Season 15 - Episode 2

When a woman abandoned by her firefighter husband for his partner's widow is threatened with also losing custody of her children, she murders her romantic rival, claiming that 9/11 post-traumatic stress syndrome prompted her actions.

star 7.52
144 votes

#83 - Vendetta

Law & Order Season 14 - Episode 21

The investigation into a bar room brawl fatality reveals a detective's decades-old vendetta against a petty criminal turned murderer who was falsely accused of one murder after evading conviction on another.

star 7.52
128 votes

#84 - Savior

Law & Order Season 6 - Episode 16

A down-on-his-luck ad executive becomes the prime suspect when his wife and son are killed, and his daughter wounded on a night that he claims was spent drinking.

star 7.51
156 votes
Double Blind

#85 - Double Blind

Lie to Me Season 3 - Episode 4

Artistic beauty and human beauty compete for Lightman's attention when a museum employs his services.

star 7.51
3349 votes
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#86 - Manhunt

Unforgettable Season 2 - Episode 10

The murder of a prominent lawyer leads Carrie and Al to reexamine a rape case that moved Manhattan thirteen years before. Soon, they realize that the case was not as clear cut as it was portrayed by the media, and an innocent man may have been wrongfully convicted.

star 7.50
815 votes
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Not With a Whimper

#87 - Not With a Whimper

Judging Amy Season 1 - Episode 22

After going on the date from hell with a Yale professor, Amy has one last fling with Michael the day their divorce becomes final; Maxine returns a stowaway boy to his mother; when Donna and Vincent persuade a reluctant Evie to deliver her baby in the hospital instead of home, she insists that they, instead of Gillian and Peter, act as her birthing coaches; Amy assigns a unique condition of probation to a bright and feisty teenager; Maxine fears that she's contracted Alzheimer's after suffering cognitive lapses, and is relieved to discover that it's only a concussion sustained when she bumped her head on a piece of furniture; Evie's son is born, surprising the family with his interracial heritage.

star 7.50
10 votes

#88 - Phobia

Law & Order Season 11 - Episode 13

HATE CRIME TEARS APART FAMILY - When a gay man is beaten to death during the abduction of his adopted infant son, Detectives Briscoe and Green suspect that ransom from the murder victim's wealthy partner (guest star David Pittu) may have been the motive for the crime. But as more is learned about the child's birth mother (guest star Catherine Kellner) and homophobic biological father (guest star David Vadim), Assistant D.A.'s McCoy and Carmichael find that what appeared to be a botched kidnapping might be more accurately prosecuted as a hate crime.

star 7.49
146 votes

#89 - Mega

Law & Order Season 10 - Episode 18

The investigation into a helicopter bombing points to a victim's wife and her unconventional financial advisers.

star 7.49
149 votes
Judge Dread

#90 - Judge Dread

Law & Order Season 11 - Episode 23

An attempted murder of a tough Judge leads Briscoe and Green on a wild goose chase to track down the inimical criminal. When the perpetrator is found, Carmichael and McCoy have a difficult time making a case.

star 7.49
139 votes

#91 - Babes

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 10 - Episode 6

Stabler and Munch uncover a chastity club and a group of girls with a pregnancy pact at a high school where they came to investigate the death of a student.

star 7.49
317 votes

#92 - Users

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 11 - Episode 7

The team investigates the father of a murdered teenager whose crime scene photo has gone viral on the web, but they believe they've found a more likely suspect when they speak with the girl's therapist. The case becomes more frustrating as alibis exclude suspects and a strange occurrence in the morgue sends them in a different direction.

star 7.48
320 votes

#93 - Uncle

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 8 - Episode 4

After a mother and her ten-year-old daughter are found raped and butchered in their apartment, Stabler and Beck take in a homeless man who turns out to be Munch's uncle, Andrew. Initially he's their main suspect until they find their way to a new suspect. Unfortunately, when their only evidence against Brent Allen Banks is thrown out in court, Andrew, suffering from mental illness, goes too far trying to do what he is convinced is the right thing.

star 7.48
347 votes
Burn Baby, Burn

#94 - Burn Baby, Burn

Law & Order Season 11 - Episode 6

A former Black Panther, accused of murdering a Caucasian police officer, questions Green's integrity amidst a politically charged trial.

star 7.48
147 votes
Kid Pro Quo

#95 - Kid Pro Quo

Law & Order Season 13 - Episode 20

The murder of an admissions director of a private school leads the detectives to investigate a pair of angry parents whose children were denied admission, but then set their sights on the headmaster when they discover that the victim was about to go public with the denied admissions.

star 7.47
123 votes

#96 - Disrobed

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 1 - Episode 13

After a judge is found murdered in his car, the detectives begin looking into his background and learn that he often delivered special verdicts for women in return for sexual favors and was also behind the funding of a local governor's bid for re-election. The team soon turns their eye to a battered wife with a secret.

star 7.46
388 votes
The Fire This Time

#97 - The Fire This Time

Law & Order Season 12 - Episode 8

When a building is set ablaze, a girl must be identified despite her fatal burns. Through further investigation, it turns out that an extreme environmentalist group struck the match...

star 7.46
140 votes

#98 - Cage

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 8 - Episode 8

After a van containing two young children ends up in the river, Beck finds herself drawn to the young girl, Eden, and the investigation into a tape found in the vehicle turns up a mysterious death involving a controversial attachment therapy technique. Beck tries to do the right thing by saving Eden, only to find herself torn when it seems as though there is nothing she can do to help. The investigation into the rebirthing turns up a foster family who abuses the children in their care, but not all of the children agree that it was abuse.

star 7.46
322 votes
We Like Mike

#99 - We Like Mike

Law & Order Season 7 - Episode 20

A young man who claims to have helped a murdered young man change a flat tire is first the cops' primary suspect, then the prosecutors' chief witness.

star 7.46
185 votes

#100 - Hell

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 10 - Episode 17

Detective Munch investigates the brutal rape and beating of a young mute girl, but things become tricky when her drawing of the devil who attacked her resembles a local priest who may not be practicing his beliefs according to canon.

star 7.45
351 votes

#101 - Flight

Law & Order Season 9 - Episode 4

After a child in a day-care center dies of a virus, Briscoe and Curtis try to find the source of the infection, leading to a case involving an extramarital affair, embezzlement and a drug manufacturer.

star 7.45
166 votes
Lost and Found

#102 - Lost and Found

NYC 22 Season 1 - Episode 4

A teenage boy creates a bomb and puts it in his backpack, which is switched with a teenage girl's, with Lazarus and McLaren on the case. Sanchez and White House come across a missing child case involving a woman who was once a drug addict wanting back the custody of her son, who is now under the care of a wealthy woman (Samantha Mathis). Jackpot and Ahmad are in charge of a prison transfer, until their transfer vehicle runs out of gas.

star 7.44
209 votes
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#103 - Ill-Conceived

Law & Order Season 14 - Episode 10

The owner of a clothing company with alien immigrant workers is found murdered which sends the detectives on a search for an unidentified evening caller whose girlfriend, also a worker in the factory, recently gave birth. Upon discovery that the victim was also the baby's father, the boyfriend is arrested with the motive being an office affair until the victim's widow discloses that it was a surrogate arrangement.

star 7.42
137 votes

#104 - Parasites

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 2 - Episode 19

When the remains of a young woman are found buried in an apartment courtyard with a collar and leash, Stabler and Benson determine that the dead woman is Ava Parulis, a Romanian immigrant who was brought to the United States for an arranged marriage. They discover from Ava's estranged twin, Irina, that the dead woman had left her abusive husband, and made a habit of taking advantage of the riches of wealthy suitors.

star 7.42
329 votes

#105 - Confrontation

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 8 - Episode 5

Stabler and Beck disagree on how to handle a case involving a rapist who seems to be escalating his attacks. Beck is getting too personally involved in the case and with the victims, which Stabler warns her against. The key witness in the case is a pregnant woman who denies having been raped more than once by the man, whose goal appears to have been to impregnate the women.

star 7.39
362 votes

#106 - Wannabe

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 11 - Episode 23

After a man flashes customers at an electronics store, it is discovered that someone who matches his description has recently raped three young girls. Captain Donald Cragen orchestrates a movement to catch the rapist, and a rookie cop makes an arrest. Detectives Olivia Benson and Eliot Stabler confirm that they've found their man, but after ADA Jo Marlowe expresses some doubts, it is soon discovered that the so-called rookie may have some secrets of his own.

star 7.38
454 votes

#107 - Conned

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 11 - Episode 19

A case of mistaken identity complicates the investigation into the murder of whom most believe was an uninvited wedding guest at a hotel in which the body was found.

star 7.37
405 votes
Unnecessary Roughness

#108 - Unnecessary Roughness

Judging Amy Season 2 - Episode 5

Amy seeks to have Lauren qualified as a ""gifted"" student; Maxine agrees to take a anger management class after going too far in insulting a coworker and accosting the boy who vandalized the Gray home; Amy dates a detective who's ""out of her league""; Vincent agrees to be Donna's birthing partner; Amy presides at the sentencing hearing for a teenager who intentionally maimed a rival player during a hockey game.

star 7.33
9 votes

#109 - Collision

Law & Order Season 10 - Episode 11

The investigation of a schizophrenic woman's death leads to a case involving a homeless man and his right to refuse medication.

star 7.27
178 votes
Homo Homini Lupus

#110 - Homo Homini Lupus

Law & Order: Criminal Intent Season 1 - Episode 14

When an business executive's wife and two daughters are kidnapped for a loanshark because the loan hasn't been paid off, Goren and Eames are frustrated by the man's lack of cooperation, which stymies them further when the man's released daughter proves to have been sexually assaulted.

star 7.26
203 votes

#111 - Selfish

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 10 - Episode 19

A grandmother reports that her 2 year old granddaughter has disappeared, but the Amber Alert fails to yield progress. The detectives then move their attention over to her young irresponsible mother as their prime suspect.

star 7.26
311 votes

#112 - DNR

Law & Order Season 10 - Episode 3

As Briscoe and Green investigate the shooting of a judge, suspicion quickly points to her husband as the person who ordered the hit, but McCoy's case is hindered when she refuses to implicate her husband during the trial.

star 7.16
217 votes

#113 - Haven

Law & Order Season 9 - Episode 12

Briscoe and Curtis probe the murder of a popular Harlem community leader while McCoy and Carmichael struggle to prevent a chaotic situation.

star 6.97
140 votes
Skeleton (2)

#114 - Skeleton (2)

Law & Order: Trial by Jury Season 1 - Episode 8

Kibre prosecutes the man accused of shooting Detective Ed Green and murdering the key witness in the case he was working on. (Tombstone (1) aired on Law & Order, season 15, episode 20.)

star 6.34
82 votes
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Domestic Disturbance

#115 - Domestic Disturbance

Hack Season 1 - Episode 3

Mike comes to the aid of the wife and daughter of a cop who are fleeing the violence of their home, and finds them temporary refuge at Saint Victor's. After Grizz tells the wife that Mike's a former cop, she flees to New Jersey where Mike quickly tracks her down. Upon their return to Philly, Marcellus arrests them for kidnapping but is forced to release them when neither one will reveal the whereabouts of the little girl. Marcellus connects Mike with the cop, who tells a story that resonates uncomfortably with Mike's recollection of his own behavior, which is confirmed by his son. Troubled, he talks to Grizz and then follows his advice to make amends with Heather. When Mike sets a trap to discover the truth about the cop's abuse, he finds that the truth is not always what it seems.

star 5.00
3 votes
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Presumed Guilty

#116 - Presumed Guilty

Hack Season 2 - Episode 3

Bettina's client Brian is released on a technicality after being accused of murder, and he seeks Mike's help in finding out who actually committed the crime so that his name and reputation can be restored; Marcellus undergoes surgery and gets good news from his doctor and a rebuke from Deborah for keeping his condition hidden; Liz helps Brian find a job and place to live when his employer and his wife abandon him; Jamie uses his street skills and some fast talking to provide Mike with an impressive vehicle in his search for information to support Brian's story; when he unearths information about the victim which reveals that she and her family were not who they appeared to be, Mike traps the murderer and clears Brian's name; as Mike arrives to take him home from the hospital, Marcellus is shot by a man posing as an orderly.

star 4.33
3 votes