The BEST Episodes of 20/20

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 24, 2020

Network: ABC (US)

20/20 brings you hard-hitting investigative reports, news-maker interviews and compelling human interest and feature stories.

True Confessions

#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.

star 10.00
1 votes
Friday

#2 - Friday

Season 35 - Episode 13 - Aired May 25, 2012

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star 10.00
1 votes
Road to Ruin

#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

star 10.00
1 votes
Designing Women

#4 - Designing Women

Season 38 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 10, 2014

star 10.00
1 votes
The Searchers

#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.

star 10.00
1 votes
Silence Broken: A Mother's Reckoning

#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.

star 10.00
2 votes
Answers for Annie

#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.

star 10.00
1 votes
Family Business

#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.

star 10.00
1 votes
The Last One to See Them

#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.

star 10.00
1 votes
The Sins of the Father

#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.

star 10.00
1 votes
In the Cold Dark Night

#11 - In the Cold Dark Night

Season 43 - Episode 28 - Aired Jul 17, 2020

star 10.00
1 votes
I Am Vanessa

#12 - I Am Vanessa

Season 43 - Episode 32 - Aired Sep 11, 2020

star 10.00
1 votes
Medical Mysteries

#13 - 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.

star 9.50
2 votes
Fan-chosen television favorites from several different categories

#14 - Fan-chosen television favorites from several different categories

Season 35 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 18, 2012

star 9.00
1 votes
Just Plane Crazy

#15 - Just Plane Crazy

Season 35 - Episode 6 - Aired Apr 13, 2012

Crazy captains, paranoid passengers and flight attendant freak outs.

star 9.00
1 votes
The Jubilee Queen with Katie Couric

#16 - 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.

star 9.00
1 votes
Heaven: Where Is It? How Do We Get There?

#17 - 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.

star 9.00
1 votes
What They Know That Can Change Your Life; My Ultra Modern Family

#18 - 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.

star 9.00
1 votes
Stolen at Birth

#19 - Stolen at Birth

Season 36 - Episode 50 - Aired Nov 1, 2013

Paul Fronczak, an almost 50-year-old married father and businessman that was known for decades as a kidnapping victim, but after using Ancestry.com and following a genetic history, he may have found his family.

star 9.00
1 votes
Troublemaker

#20 - Troublemaker

Season 39 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 30, 2015

Leah Remini on Her Break With the Church of Scientology

star 9.00
1 votes
Breaking Point: Heroin In America

#21 - Breaking Point: Heroin In America

Season 39 - Episode 27 - Aired Mar 11, 2016

Man Addicted to Heroin Could Lose Family If He Doesn’t Recover; Surviving 48 Hours Until Rehab.

star 9.00
2 votes
27 Days Later: Mystery in Las Vegas

#22 - 27 Days Later: Mystery in Las Vegas

Season 40 - Episode 60 - Aired Oct 27, 2017

Vegas gunman's motivation remains a mystery weeks after deadly attack; Conspiracy theories emerge in Las Vegas shooting; Vegas shooting survivors say they still have nightmares, trouble sleeping

star 9.00
3 votes
Wonder Boy

#23 - Wonder Boy

Season 40 - Episode 63 - Aired Nov 17, 2017

20/20 airs a very special episode that features Nathaniel Newman, a boy with the very rare cranio-facial condition Treacher Collins syndrome.

star 9.00
1 votes
American Royal

#24 - American Royal

Season 41 - Episode 1 - Aired Dec 1, 2017

Meghan Markle's teachers recall her compassion for people on the 'margins of society'

star 9.00
1 votes
Inside the Rule of North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un

#25 - Inside the Rule of North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un

Season 41 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 12, 2018

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and his fractured family's 70-year dynastic rule; interviews with those who knew Kim Jong Un and his assassinated half-brother.

star 9.00
1 votes