The BEST Episodes of Best of the Worst
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Oct 5, 2020
Mike, Jay, Rich and the rest of the Red Letter Media crew brave some of the worst movies ever created by man and then pick the best of the worst.
#1 - The Star Wars Holiday Special (Part 2)
Season 2014 - Episode 14 - Aired Dec 25, 2014
This time, the group actually gets around to talking in depth about the ill-fated 1978 Star Wars Holiday Special.
#2 - The Photon Effect, How I Saved the President, and Double Down
Season 2015 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 3, 2015
The gang (and special guest Max Landis) watch 3 off-genre films: a superhero film, a 90's children's film, and something that defies any genre. Will they survive Max Landis? I mean the movies!?
#3 - A Very Cannon Christmas
Season 2015 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 23, 2015
It's the holiday season, yet again! Join the Red Letter Media gang as they celebrate by opening presents that contain either shitty Christmas specials or violent 80s action movies made by the good people at Cannon Films!
#4 - Russian Terminator, Ninja Vengeance, and Never Too Young to Die
Season 2013 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 18, 2013
Mike, Jay, Jessi and Josh comment on three crappy movies then choose the best of the worst.
#5 - The New Gladiators, Exterminator 2 and Aftermath
Season 2013 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 1, 2013
Josh, Rich, Jay and Jack watch three crappy movies then pick the best of the worst.
#6 - The Killer Eye, They Bite and Xtro
Season 2013 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 13, 2013
Josh, Mike, Jessi and Jack discuss three crappy alien monster movies then pick the best of the worst.
#7 - Deadly Prey, Hard Ticket to Hawaii and Miami Connection
Season 2013 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 24, 2013
To take their mind off the Wisconsin winter, Rich, Jack, Josh and Jay watch then discuss three 80s action movies that are set in warm locations.
#8 - The Wheel of the Worst #01
Season 2013 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 30, 2013
Having received so many suggestions on what movies to discuss next, Jay, Rich, Jessi and Mike create the Wheel of the Worst to help them decide the next three.
#9 - The Vindicator, Cyber Tracker, Robot Jox and ROTOR
Season 2013 - Episode 6 - Aired May 16, 2013
Jay, Josh, Rich and Jack discuss 3, no, 4 robot films then pick the best of the worst.
#10 - Playing Dangerous, Shapeshifter, and Thunderpants
Season 2013 - Episode 7 - Aired May 28, 2013
Jessi, Mike, Rich and Jay discuss three kids movies then pick the best of the worst.
#11 - The Wheel of the Worst #02
Season 2013 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 8, 2013
Watch as Jack, Wizard, Rich, and Mike tackle 3 selections off of the Wheel of the Worst! It's horrifying!
#12 - V-World Matrix, The Amazing Bulk, and Gymkata
Season 2013 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 28, 2013
Jay, Rich, Mike and Colin discuss cinematic backwash.
#13 - Bloody Birthday, Crazy Fat Ethel II, and Psycho From Texas
Season 2013 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 18, 2013
With the help of special guest Gillian, the gang suffers through some of the worst movies on Best of the Worst yet: the worst lil’ murderers slasher film Bloody Birthday, Grandma’s-home-movie-disguised-as-a-sequel Crazy Fat Ethel II, and the Coen Brother’s-esque crime caper Psycho From Texas.
#14 - Night Beast, Trick or Treat, and Skull Forest
Season 2013 - Episode 11 - Aired Oct 31, 2013
Happy Halloween! The gang gets dressed up in their finest Halloween attire and watches three horror-filled turds!
#15 - The Wheel of the Worst #03
Season 2013 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 22, 2013
It’s that time again! Time to spin the Wheel of the Worst! Will the group land on the Shoji Tabuchi show? Or how about Tree Stand Safety. Only fate knows the answer but one thing is for certain: whatever it lands on will make everyone miserable.
#16 - Playing Dangerous 2, the Exterminator, the Deadliest Prey
Season 2013 - Episode 13 - Aired Nov 30, 2013
It’s the first ever Best of the Worst sequel episode! In which the gang watches sequels to movies that have previously been featured. We start off with the baffling Playing Dangerous 2, followed by the revenge thriller The Exterminator (because Exterminator 2 was already watched) and finally the much-anticipated Deadly Prey follow-up, The Deadliest Prey.
#17 - Elves, Santa Claus, Christmas Vacation 2
Season 2013 - Episode 14 - Aired Dec 23, 2013
Merry Christmas, everyone! Santa’s left the Best of the Worst crew a grouping of films that are the cinematic equivalent to a lump of coal.
#18 - Robo-C.H.I.C., Alien Seed, Yor: The Hunter from the Future
Season 2014 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 29, 2014
The gang watches three 80′s sci-fi movies and discover, to their horror, that one is a comedy. Jay commits suicide live in the video. Rich Evans dies of a heart attack. Mike survives the viewing with mild PTSD and a hangover and Josh learns the magic of Christmas.
#19 - The Wheel of the Worst #04
Season 2014 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 28, 2014
It’s back! The Wheel of the Worst returns with a new collection of tapes. What will fate pick for our intrepid heroes this time? Shoji Tobuchi? Dancing Grandmas? Whatever it picks, nobody will be happy.
#20 - Supergirl, Captain America (1990), and Roger Corman’s Fantastic Four
Season 2014 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 9, 2014
Superhero movies don’t seem to be going away anytime soon. Let’s take a look back at the awkward years of comic book characters being brought to the silver screen with three notorious comic adaptation failures, including the infamous, never-officially-released Fantastic Four movie produced by Roger Corman. Also, for anyone interested, there is in fact a documentary coming out about the bizarre history of the Roger Corman Fantastic Four movie: www.doomedthemovie.com
#21 - Ninja Movies
Season 2014 - Episode 4 - Aired May 2, 2014
Holy shit! It’s a new Best of the Worst featuring ninja movies, a special guest star, AND a NEW torture device for the modern age…the Choose n’ Lose! For more info about our special guest, visit the KILLER WOLF FILMS Facebook page.
#22 - The Wheel of the Worst #05
Season 2014 - Episode 5 - Aired Jun 3, 2014
The Wheel of the Worst is back! Unfortunately.
#23 - Ghetto Blaster, Terror in Beverly Hills, and Killing American Style
Season 2014 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 4, 2014
It’s the US vs Canada as the group suffers through three forgotten action films from the late 80s, culminating with Killing American Style – the long-lost film from Samurai Cop director Amir Shervan.
#24 - High Voltage, Death Spa, and Space Mutiny
Season 2014 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 31, 2014
It's Best of the Worst's very first "Battle of the Genres!" In this episode, the group takes an action movie, a horror movie, and a sci-fi movie and pits them against each other to see which shitty movie gets it done the closest to what its genre should be.
#25 - Shakma, Python II, and Beaks: The Movie
Season 2014 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 27, 2014
Holy shit! Look out! It’s animals and they are attacking. Rich Mike, Jessi, Jack, and I guess Jay watch three amazing attacking animal movies. Get the fuck ready for 50 minutes of non-medy.