The BEST Episodes of Day Break

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Dec 3, 2019

Network: ABC (US)

Today Detective Brett Hopper will be accused of shooting state attorney Alberto Garza. He will offer his rock solid alibi. He will realize he's been framed. And he will run. Then, he will wake up and start the day over again.

What If He's Free?

#1 - What If He's Free?

Season 1 - Episode 10

After some more research Hopper finally finds out, who the real murderer of Alberto Garza is.

star 8.00
43 votes
Directors: Elodie Keene
Writers: Charles Murray, David Graziano
What If They Find Him?

#2 - What If They Find Him?

Season 1 - Episode 6

Hopper tracks down a major player in the conspiracy to frame him for Garza's murder. He also learns he must weigh the consequences of his decisions after he sees the results of his actions affect the day with adverse results.

star 7.88
51 votes
Directors: Rob Bowman
Writers: Charles Alfrazier Murray
What If He's Not Alone?

#3 - What If He's Not Alone?

Season 1 - Episode 7

Hopper unexpectedly meets again with Jared - the guy who bit him in the fifth episode - and finds out that he is not the only one reliving the day over and over again. He also finds out that there was an eye-witness and that he was identified as Garza's murderer, while realizing that he has to deal with very powerful people. He also learns that people that are close to him might know more than they say they do.

star 7.83
46 votes
Directors: Andy Wolk
Writers: Jeffrey Bell, Steven Maeda
What If They're Connected?

#4 - What If They're Connected?

Season 1 - Episode 9

Hopper struggles to find the connection between Booth, a city counsellor, and Garza. That connection seems to lie in the role Luis Torres, Booth's assistant, has.

star 7.73
45 votes
What If It's Him?

#5 - What If It's Him?

Season 1 - Episode 13

Hopper finally breaks the day and sees "tomorrow" only to find out, that the next day brings some more problems with it.

star 7.73
40 votes
Directors: Rob Bowman
Writers: Jeffrey Bell, Paul Zbyszewski
What If They're Stuck?

#6 - What If They're Stuck?

Season 1 - Episode 5

To prove his innocence, Brett visits the Internal Affairs office, twice, in search of the murder book. During his first visit, things aren't going like he planned but his second time isn't better when he doesn't have any other choice than taking someone hostage.

star 7.72
50 votes
Directors: Dwight Little
Writers: David Graziano

#7 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1

When Detective Brett Hopper woke up this morning, he thought it was a normal day, a day like any other one, but he rapidly find out that he is accused of killing Assistant District Attorney Alberto Garza. Even after offering a solid alibi, no one is believing him. The next morning, when he wakes up, he finds out that he is reliving the same day and that his loved ones are in danger.

star 7.72
81 votes
Directors: Rob Bowman
Writers: Paul Zbyszewski
What If He Can Change The Day?

#8 - What If He Can Change The Day?

Season 1 - Episode 4

While trying to find out who framed him, Hopper is starting to figure out what his partner, Andrea, did that caused her disagreement with Internal Affairs.

star 7.70
53 votes
Directors: Fred Keller
Writers: Henry Alonso Myers
What If She's the Key?

#9 - What If She's the Key?

Season 1 - Episode 12

Hopper finds out that his girlfriend Rita plays an important role in the whole conspiracy.

star 7.65
43 votes
Writers: Jeffrey Bell, Paul Zbyszewski
What If She's Lying?

#10 - What If She's Lying?

Season 1 - Episode 8

Hopper fears that his sister, Jennifer, is mixed up in the plot against him, but he must first visit his mother to find out the connection. He suspects that his late father's involvement in the Contreras murder is at the bottom of it. Meanwhile, Andrea tries to find Fencik and Buchalter's ties to the plot, and Chad meets Buchalter. The meeting doesn't go well.

star 7.63
46 votes
Directors: Bryan Spicer
Writers: Henry Alonso Myers, Paul Zbyszewski
What If They Run?

#11 - What If They Run?

Season 1 - Episode 2

Brett makes the decision to take Rita and try to make a run for it by getting out of town, in an attempt to escape the day. But he soon discovers the disastrous consequences of his rash actions on others.

star 7.58
59 votes
Directors: Rob Bowman
Writers: Paul Zbyszewski
What If He Walks Away?

#12 - What If He Walks Away?

Season 1 - Episode 11

To his disappointment, Hopper wakes up to the same day although the case had been cleared the night before. He decides to take a break for two weeks only to learn the case has become even more mixed up.

star 7.57
44 votes
Directors: Bryan Spicer
Writers: Jenny Lynn
What If He Lets Her Go?

#13 - What If He Lets Her Go?

Season 1 - Episode 3

Hopper learns someone close to him may have been involved in framing him for Garza's murder. Meanwhile, some critical clues are revealed that could assist Hopper in making his nightmarish day finally end.

star 7.53
58 votes
Directors: Rob Bowman
Writers: Steven Maeda