Archive 81

The BEST episodes of Archive 81

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

An archivist takes a job restoring damaged videotapes and gets pulled into the vortex of a mystery involving the missing director and a demonic cult.

Last Updated: 5/1/2022Network: Netflix
Spirit Receivers
491 votes

#1 - Spirit Receivers

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/14/2022

In the woods, Dan encounters the unexpected. In the tapes, Melody learns about the cult and makes contact during a shocking séance.

The Circle
448 votes

#2 - The Circle

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 1/14/2022

A circle tightens, panic grows: Dan learns about his predecessor, and Melody tries to track the source of the Visser's dangers. Yet the evil spreads.

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The Ferryman
446 votes

#3 - The Ferryman

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 1/14/2022

The veil drops from a cursed film's origins. At the Vos Mansion in 1924, Iris recruits Rose for a blood ritual. Dan knows he must find Anabelle.

Directors: Rebecca Thomas
Through the Looking Glass
455 votes

#4 - Through the Looking Glass

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 1/14/2022

The past blurs into the present when Melody visits a forbidden floor in search of an inspired Anabelle. Music leads to lost souls — and revelations.

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What Lies Beneath
460 votes

#5 - What Lies Beneath

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 1/14/2022

The Otherworld beckons. Melody circles back to the Visser, where a new device captures a sacrifice. So much depends on Dan's journey into the unknown.

Directors: Rebecca Thomas
Mystery Signals
645 votes

#6 - Mystery Signals

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/14/2022

Haunted by a family tragedy, Dan begins to restore videotapes for a cryptic firm. Then he's startled to learn of his connection to their missing creator.

Directors: Rebecca Thomas
Watch Now:Amazon
557 votes

#7 - Wellspring

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/14/2022

Messages from the dead arrive while Dan follows Melody on her investigation into the Visser. But who's watching the watcher — and what lies below?

Directors: Rebecca Thomas
Terror in the Aisles
513 votes

#8 - Terror in the Aisles

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/14/2022

The past loops back around as Melody returns to Steven with Jess. Mark checks out a find. Dan tries to map his situation, but he may be losing his way.