The BEST Episodes of Alcatraz
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Apr 5, 2021
In 1963, all the prisoners and guards mysteriously disappear from Alcatraz. In the present day, they resurface and a secret agency are tasked with re-capturing them.
#1 - Tommy Madsen
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Mar 26, 2012
Revealing doors are opened and lives hang in the balance as Rebecca will stop at nothing in pursuit of the man who killed her partner.
#2 - Guy Hastings
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 6, 2012
Guy Hastings, an Alcatraz guard, reappears. Although a good man, Hastings is being asked to do bad things and will come face-to-face with an old acquaintance.
#3 - Garrett Stillman
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Mar 26, 2012
Doc and Rebecca close in on a man who may be the key to revealing the secrets behind all the returning criminals. Meanwhile, Hauser makes a discovery beneath the halls of Alcatraz that brings him ever closer to the truth.
#4 - Paxton Petty
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 13, 2012
When Hauser, Madsen, and Soto track former inmate Paxton Petty, a landmine bomber who has returned and is placing bombs throughout populated areas of San Francisco, methods of the past are applied to the present.
#5 - Clarence Montgomery
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 12, 2012
Clarence Montgomery was the only innocent man in Alcatraz, but he's returned and is committing crimes.
#6 - Pilot
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 16, 2012
Years ago when the most dangerous prisoners of Alcatraz mysteriously disappeared, they resurface in the present day as part of a larger conspiracy, leaving a police detective, an expert on Alcatraz and an FBI agent to track them down.
#7 - Webb Porter
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Mar 19, 2012
Rebecca, Doc, and Hauser set out to capture musically-inclined serial killer Webb Porter, an unknown ’63 that returns more violent than ever.
#8 - Cal Sweeney
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 30, 2012
When a bank robbing criminal returns from the past and things go wrong in the present, Rebecca has to break him out of the hostage-filled bank before people can find out who he is.
#9 - The Ames Brothers
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 5, 2012
Herman and Pinky Ames, who almost escaped in 1963, return to Alcatraz in the present day and find something strangely wrong.
#10 - Sonny Burnett
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 5, 2012
Sonny Burnett, a man with a dark side, who became extremely violent while at Alcatraz reappears.
#11 - Kit Nelson
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 23, 2012
When child killer Kit Nelson, a terrifying kidnapper who always returns his victims home - after he's killed them - reappears from the past, the team is in a race against time to catch the man before he kills again.
#12 - Ernest Cobb
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 16, 2012
When a sniper begins targeting young victims, the team is forced to retrace the steps of the past in order to solve this modern day mystery.
#13 - Johnny McKee
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 20, 2012
Madsen and Hauser hunt down Johnny McKee, a former Alcatraz inmate and vicious killer with a background in chemistry. It’s a race against time before McKee horrifically poisons more innocent victims. Meanwhile, more details emerge about Madsen’s grandfather.