The BEST Episodes of 20/20
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Mar 29, 2021
Network: ABC (US)
20/20 brings you hard-hitting investigative reports, news-maker interviews and compelling human interest and feature stories.
#1 - True Confessions
Season 35 - Episode 9 - Aired Apr 27, 2012
Shocking video reveals a server adding unappetizing toppings to a pizza; a surgeon admits to dropping a body part on the floor; salespeople reveal lies they use to manipulate potential buyers; a mother confesses that she is a porn star.
#2 - Friday
Season 35 - Episode 13 - Aired May 25, 2012
#3 - Road to Ruin
Season 37 - Episode 46 - Aired Sep 19, 2014
The Danger of Forcing Truckers to Drive Sleep-Deprived Exposed, Outrage Over Guardrail Crashes Tied to Lost Limbs, Deaths
#4 - Designing Women
Season 38 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 10, 2014
#5 - The Searchers
Season 39 - Episode 14 - Aired Dec 11, 2015
Army Vet Recalls Last Time He Saw Twin Kids Over 40 Years Ago; Dad’s Nearly Half-Century Search for Long-Lost Kids Finally Ends.
#6 - Silence Broken: A Mother's Reckoning
Season 39 - Episode 22 - Aired Feb 12, 2016
Sue Klebold Explains Why She's Coming Forward; What Happened to Dylan Klebold Over Time; Columbine Victims, Survivors Remembered.
#7 - Answers for Annie
Season 39 - Episode 49 - Aired Jul 15, 2016
Baltimore police determine the death of 16-year-old Annie McCann to be suicide, but her parents suspect foul play and fight to have the case reinvestigated.
#8 - Family Business
Season 39 - Episode 50 - Aired Jul 22, 2016
Criminal masterminds Archie Cabello, his wife Marian and son Vinny steal almost $4 million from armored cars and a vault, going uncaught for a decade.
#9 - The Last One to See Them
Season 39 - Episode 51 - Aired Jul 29, 2016
Fifty-four years after the death of his first wife, and the disappearance of two other women, Felix Vail is accused of murder.
#10 - The Sins of the Father
Season 43 - Episode 25 - Aired Jun 7, 2020
Interviews with daughters of Karl Karlsen, who nearly got away with murdering his wife and son.
#11 - I Am Vanessa
Season 43 - Episode 32 - Aired Sep 11, 2020
#12 - The Secret in the Suitcase
Season 43 - Episode 34 - Aired Sep 25, 2020
Melanie McGuire insists she's innocent in husband's 2004 killing. Her trial captured the nation's attention after fishermen found her husband's legs in a suitcase
#13 - The Monster Among Us
Season 44 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 30, 2020
#14 - Say Her Name: Breonna Taylor
Season 44 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 21, 2020
An investigative "20/20" by ABC News and Louisville's Courier Journal takes a deep dive into the evidence in the Breonna Taylor case and searches for answers from the night that claimed her life.
#15 - Falling from the Sky
Season 44 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 28, 2020
On the heels of Boeing 737 MAX's recent clearance to fly again, Bob Woodruff reports on the aircraft's controversial flight control software and how it mistakenly sent planes into deadly nosedives.
#16 - Tragic Beauty
Season 44 - Episode 12 - Aired Feb 5, 2021
#17 - Five Weddings and a Murder
Season 44 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 19, 2021
Margaret Rudin discusses her desire to prove her innocence in the murder of her husband.
#18 - Stranger Than Fiction: The Murder of Angie Dodge
Season 44 - Episode 17 - Aired Mar 12, 2021
Angie Dodge was murdered in 1996 and the wrong man served 20 years in prison for the crime. Her mother never stopped investigating and helped catch the true killer in 2019.
#19 - Finding Kelsie
Season 44 - Episode 18 - Aired Mar 26, 2021
#20 - Medical Mysteries
Season 35 - Episode 12 - Aired May 18, 2012
A look into some of medicine's rare conditions including stories of individuals suffering from the debilitating misophonia, a disturbing and potentially fatal eating disorder known as PICA, and a rare form of epilepsy called Hypothalamic Hamartoma.
#21 - Fan-chosen television favorites from several different categories
Season 35 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 18, 2012
#22 - Just Plane Crazy
Season 35 - Episode 6 - Aired Apr 13, 2012
Crazy captains, paranoid passengers and flight attendant freak outs.
#23 - The Jubilee Queen with Katie Couric
Season 35 - Episode 14 - Aired May 29, 2012
An intimate portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II from those who know her best; interviews include members of the royal family as well as several members of the Queen's staff; get an inside look of Buckingham Palace.
#24 - Heaven: Where Is It? How Do We Get There?
Season 35 - Episode 19 - Aired Jul 6, 2012
A journey around the world to investigate the many different religious and scientific beliefs about the afterlife, what happens to the body and to find out why it is important to believe in heaven.
#25 - What They Know That Can Change Your Life; My Ultra Modern Family
Season 35 - Episode 23 - Aired Aug 3, 2012
Four unique billionaires share how they became successful; getting free sperm from the Internet; a family with three wives and 24 kids.