The Best Episodes Directed by Stephen Surjik
#1 - Partners
The Good Guys (2010) Season 1 - Episode 20
Jack's former partner George Jenkins, who is now the department deputy chief, gets involved when Liz's informant against a member of the mafia is murdered and it is believed a corrupt cop was involved. Dan's former partner Frank Savage also aids in the investigation.
#2 - Moving On
Road to Avonlea Season 4 - Episode 5
With the 'romance' of Felicity and Gus progressing, Sara is feeling left out. Then Zak Morgan, and his "Wild West Show" come to town and Sara loses her heart. Hetty and Olivia are very concerned that Sara is getting into a dangerous situation. Sara rodeo rides to impress Zak, and asks if she can join his show. Zak agrees, but when the time comes and the show leaves town Sara is left behind.
#9 - Friends and Relations
Road to Avonlea Season 3 - Episode 8
Sisters Janet and Abilgail, and Olivia and Hetty, spend the day at an auction, and the men, Jasper, Alec and Felix, all go ice fishing. Before the afternoon is over the women are not on speaking terms. Alec, Gus and Jasper try to deal with questions from Felix on "life" and "women and men, together". Gus talks to Jasper about what it feels like to be in love. The day ends with the women out looking for Abigail's son Lucky, whom they believe is out lost in a snow storm and the men go looking for the women. A joyous reunion takes place in the woods, before they all retire to the King Farm for warmth and renewed feeling for each other, and Jasper makes a toast, to friends... and relations.
#12 - Joint Custody
Common Law (2012) Season 1 - Episode 8
Wes and Travis investigate a cop's shooting and take care of the injured officer's police dog.
#13 - Control-Alt-Delete
Person of Interest Season 4 - Episode 12
Control, who oversees the handling of relevant numbers for the government, begins to question the methods and intentions of the Samaritan program. Root and Reese start looking for Shaw, whom they believe is still alive.
#18 - Warriors
Designated Survivor Season 1 - Episode 11
The nation reels from the aftermath of the shooting on the steps of the Capitol while Emily struggles with the knowledge there may be a traitor in the White House. Agent Wells grapples with her decision to reveal what she knows about the conspiracy behind the Capitol bombing.
#21 - Ashes, Ashes
Marvel's The Defenders Season 1 - Episode 6
Stick offers up a theory, Danny finds himself sidelined, and Alexandra learns that it's not easy being the leader.
#23 - The Day That Wasn't
The Umbrella Academy Season 1 - Episode 6
Sparks fly when Vanya finds her siblings holding an emergency family meeting without her. Five starts his new job at HQ. Cha-Cha faces a dilemma.
#29 - Corto Maltese
Arrow Season 3 - Episode 3
Oliver decides it’s time for Thea to come back to Starling City, so he packs for Corto Maltese, where Felicity has traced Thea’s whereabouts. Lyla asks Diggle to go with Oliver because one of her field operatives, Mark Shaw, has gone dark in Corto Maltese and she’d like him to look into it. Feeling responsible for Thea’s departure, Roy joins Oliver and Diggle on their journey. Shaw double-crosses Diggle, putting numerous A.R.G.U.S. agents, including Lyla, at risk. Laurel meets Ted Grant, and Felicity adjusts to her new job.
#32 - Scorched Earth
Burn Notice Season 6 - Episode 1
Refusing to let Anson get away, Michael races against the clock to find him... But time may not be his only obstacle. Meanwhile, Fiona is taken into federal custody after her surrender, where she's interrogated by an old nemesis.
#33 - Desperate Measures
Burn Notice Season 6 - Episode 11
After finding themselves stranded in Panama, Michael and the team are forced to hijack a plane in order to get home. Before they can leave, however, Michael must first escape the clutches of a sadistic Panamanian drug-runner.
#34 - X-roads
The Gifted Season 1 - Episode 13
As the first season closes, Polaris learns more about her past and makes a crucial decision that could have impactful consequences. Meanwhile, the Mutant HQ comes under attack and, with everything to lose, relationships are put to the test and alliances shift.
#35 - The Return of Gus Pike
Road to Avonlea Season 6 - Episode 1
Felicity is at medical school, and Felix is visiting, when they spot Gus in the market place with a strange woman. Felicity mistakengly thinks he is engaged to this woman, Charlotte Ames, and returns Gus's ring. Gus finds Felicity at school and they decide they 'need to talk'. As Gus walks Felicity back to her rooming house they encounter a flower lady, wandering the streets, who thinks that Gus is Captain Crane. Together, Gus and Felicity decide to bring her back to Avonlea to solve a mystery. Gus thinks the flower lady may be Eliza Pike, his 'deceased' mother. A photograph of Eliza and Abe Pike together, makes Gus realize that she is indeed his mother. Hidden behind this wedding photo of Eliza and Abe is a photo of Captain Crane, whom Gus begins to believe is his real father. He and Eliza go to Jamaica to find the captain. Before he leaves, Gus implores Felicity "...say you'll be mine." "I've always been yours, I'll be yours forever", she assures him. Gus gives her his ring again.
#38 - Checks and Balances
FBI Season 3 - Episode 10
The team must track down two assailants who wear animal masks while committing armed robberies, with the latest leaving an off-duty 26 Fed security guard dead. Tiffany and Scola butt heads on whether or not to accept the local NYPD’s offer to help in the investigation.
#39 - General Ludd
The Blacklist Season 1 - Episode 8
Liz and the FBI go after an anti-capitalist cabal that's intent on bringing the U.S. economy to its knees.
#40 - The Frankel Footage
The Umbrella Academy Season 2 - Episode 2
An incident at the bar leads Luther to Vanya. Five finds an unsettling surprise in the film Hazel left behind. The cops come after Allison's husband.
#41 - Besieged
Burn Notice Season 5 - Episode 7
Michael and Sam try to retrieve a boy from an armed compound. Fiona and Jesse babysit a day laborer.
#43 - The Swedish Job
The Umbrella Academy Season 2 - Episode 3
As the sit-in approaches, Allison reconnects with Klaus. The Swedes chase Vanya into a cornfield. Luther makes a distressing discovery.
#47 - The Day That Was
The Umbrella Academy Season 1 - Episode 7
With a second chance at the day, the siblings team up to find the mysterious 'Harold Jenkins'. Leonard takes Vanya into the woods to test her powers.
#50 - Iris
The Listener Season 1 - Episode 7
Toby and Oz are called to a hotel after a baby falls out of a window. Before they can act, a mysterious teenage girl named Iris appears and places her hands over the baby and brings him back to life. Toby finds out she has a faith healing gift and gets a telepathic hit that makes him believe someone is trying to harm her.
#51 - Damned If You Do
Burn Notice Season 5 - Episode 13
Michael and Fiona plan to abduct a hacker in Puerto Rico in order to obtain his software, but the man has several other enemies to contend with. Elsewhere, Madeline learns to retrieve information from the police under the tutelage of Sam and Jesse.
#52 - The New Guy
Warehouse 13 Season 3 - Episode 1
After Myka leaves the warehouse, Pete gets a new partner: ATF agent Steven Jinks, who has a gift for sensing when someone is lying. Pete and Steven take on a new case in Denver, while Artie, Claudia, and Leena deal with a deadly pair of statues at Warehouse 13.
#54 - calaMity
The Gifted Season 2 - Episode 14
Reeva increases the compound's security after an Inner Circle member disappears, but she later realizes that her plans may have been leaked; Caitlin and Reed aim to reduce Lauren's power with the serum in the hopes she can face her nightmares.
#57 - Ghosts
Psych Season 3 - Episode 1
Gus' supervisor, Frankjim Ogletree, demands that he quit moonlighting at Psych, lest he face termination. The vice-president of Gus' pharmaceutical company, however, decides to hire the duo as his wife believes that their home is haunted.
#59 - New Deal
Burn Notice Season 7 - Episode 1
Michael's deal with the CIA sends him to the Dominican Republic to infiltrate a terrorist organization headed by an old contact. Sam, Fiona, and Jesse try to move on with their lives, but are drawn back in when someone starts asking questions about Michael's whereabouts. Maddie tries to get custody of her grandson.
#60 - Think Tank
Psych Season 4 - Episode 14
Shawn and Gus are recruited into a think tank to help prevent the murder of a business tycoon, but once the group has disbanded, they realize that one of the members plans to use the assassination ideas to kill the client instead of save him.
#63 - Time Will Tell
Warehouse 13 Season 2 - Episode 1
In the season two premiere, we pick up right where we left off. MacPherson has blown Artie to smithereens, and disappeared. Is Leena really a traitor? Where has Claudia gone? How will Pete, Myka and the Warehouse fare without Artie? What other havoc did MacPherson wreak when he was alone in the Warehouse? And is there yet a new villain on the horizon?
#65 - eXtreme measures
The Gifted Season 1 - Episode 7
Eclipse receives a call from his ex-lover, Carmen, and must revisit his dark past in order to protect the Underground. Reed and Sage comb through some secret files they recovered and find alarming information about Lauren's new friend. Meanwhile, Thunderbird helps Blink open up about her past life and Jace greenlights a special surveillance program with the help of Dr. Campbell.
#66 - No Ordinary Proposal
No Ordinary Family Season 1 - Episode 16
Jim feels guilty when he is in a fight and he deflects a bullet, which hits a teen and causes life-threatening damage. Daphne's boyfriend Chris steals the serum from the Powells' house and injects his disabled father Roy, causing disastrous results creating a villain stronger then Jim. Joshua, The Watcher, proposes to Katie. JJ's math teacher tries to get him to join the school's academic decathlon team.
#67 - Earth Angel
Marvel's Runaways Season 2 - Episode 12
Victor recruits Chase to intern at PRIDE to prove that they are nothing more than concerned parents, Chase is skeptical. Karolina discovers Frank is holding Leslie at a detention facility and tries to rescue her mom with Nico, Molly and Vaughn.
#71 - Stay Gold
Instinct (2018) Season 2 - Episode 1
Dylan and Lizzie investigate the murder of a successful businesswoman who attempted to prolong the lifespan of humans. Also, Dylan and Andy look to continue their adoption search, and Detective Ryan Stock from Nebraska arrives to hunt for a potential serial killer.
#74 - One Way or Another
The Listener Season 1 - Episode 8
Toby and Oz are called to the scene of a sexual assault and Toby gets an image of the attacker wearing a white mask. Toby teams up with Detective Marks to investigate the attacker, which leads Charlie to believe the perpetrator is a previously suspected rapist from the area.
#75 - Stand Your Ground
Reckless (2014) Season 1 - Episode 3
As Lee Anne's lawsuit against the police department continues to scandalize the city, a judge suggests that she accept a settlement offer. Meanwhile, Jamie and Roy argue opposing sides of a "stand your ground" case.