The Best Episodes Directed by Scott Frank
#3 - Exchanges
The Queen's Gambit Season 1 - Episode 2
Suddenly plunged into a confusing new life in suburbia, teenage Beth studies her high school classmates and hatches a plan to enter a chess tournament.
#4 - Doubled Pawns
The Queen's Gambit Season 1 - Episode 3
The trip to Cincinnati launches Beth and her mother into a whirlwind of travel and press coverage. Beth sets her sights on the U.S. Open in Las Vegas.
#5 - Middle Game
The Queen's Gambit Season 1 - Episode 4
Russian class opens the door to a new social scene. In Mexico City, Beth meets the intimidating Borgov, while her mother cozies up to a pen pal.
#6 - Adjournment
The Queen's Gambit Season 1 - Episode 6
After training with Benny in New York, Beth heads to Paris for her rematch with Borgov. But a wild night sends her into a self-destructive spiral.
#7 - Openings
The Queen's Gambit Season 1 - Episode 1
Sent to an orphanage at age 9, Beth develops an uncanny knack for chess — and a growing dependence on the green tranquilizers given to the children.
#8 - Fork
The Queen's Gambit Season 1 - Episode 5
Back home in Kentucky, a shaken Beth reconnects with a former opponent who offers to help sharpen her game ahead of the U.S. Championship.
#9 - It's Time to Kill the Turtle
Shameless (US) Season 1 - Episode 8
Sheila fears to lose Frank when he gives up drinking. While Lip suspects their dad hasn't changed, Debbie and Carl enjoy having Frank back in their life. Meanwhile, Fiona tries to find a better paying job.
#10 - Dear Roy...
Godless (2017) Season 1 - Episode 6
Mary-Agnes tries to help the free-spirited Martha escape her past. Grigg ensures Frank stays in the know. Roy struggles with his feelings for Alice.
#11 - Shot the Head off a Snake
Godless (2017) Season 1 - Episode 5
Eager to track Frank and his crew, Bill solicits help from the Army. Meanwhile, Alice and Roy hit pay dirt and Whitey shares a secret with Mary-Agnes.
#12 - Wisdom of the Horse
Godless (2017) Season 1 - Episode 3
Bill envisions Roy's fateful stand, a reluctant Truckee learns to ride a horse, Whitey tries his hand at making music, and John spreads the word.
#14 - An Incident at Creede
Godless (2017) Season 1 - Episode 1
When an injured outlaw shows up at her ranch, a headstrong widow sees that her life - and the lives of those close to her - will never be the same.
#15 - The Ladies of La Belle
Godless (2017) Season 1 - Episode 2
La Belle wrestles with an all-or-nothing offer. Bill seeks new and dangerous ways to prove himself, And Frank shares a story with a captive audience.