The BEST Episodes of Deutschland

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 8, 2020

Network: Amazon

A gripping coming-of-age story set against the real culture wars and political events of Germany in the 1980s. The drama follows Martin Rauch as the 24 year-old East Germany native is pulled from the world as he knows it and sent to the West as an undercover spy for the Stasi foreign service. Hiding in plain sight in the West German army, he must gather the secrets of NATO military strategy. Everything is new, nothing is quite what it seems and everyone he encounters is harboring secrets, both political and personal.

Northern Wedding

#1 - Northern Wedding

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Dec 3, 2015

When the bug is found in Linda's desk, NATO is placed on high alert. Linda arrives to visit Martin, who scrambles to turn her loyalties around.

star 7.94
579 votes
Directors: Edward Berger
Writers: Anna Winger
Cold Fire

#2 - Cold Fire

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 10, 2015

Martin is sent back to East Berlin, but is forced to deliver a seemingly harmless package to a mysterious man in West Berlin on the way.

star 7.93
570 votes
Directors: Edward Berger
Writers: Anna Winger
Atlantic Lion

#3 - Atlantic Lion

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Dec 3, 2015

While at a NATO conference in Brussels, Martin gets his first assignment: to seduce and bug the head security analyst’s secretary, Linda.

star 7.93
542 votes
Directors: Edward Berger
Writers: Anna Winger
Brave Guy

#4 - Brave Guy

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 26, 2015

Martin is ordered to break into the hotel room of a high-ranking NATO official and steal a top-secret report.

star 7.91
658 votes
Directors: Edward Berger
Writers: Anna Winger
Bold Guard

#5 - Bold Guard

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 17, 2015

As preparations for NATO's nuclear war game "Able Archer" intensify, Martin receives an order from East Germany that cements his fears about their paranoia. He must warn his Western superiors about the misunderstanding.

star 7.91
564 votes
Directors: Samira Radsi
Writers: Anna Winger
Brandy Station

#6 - Brandy Station

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 10, 2015

When Moritz returns to his undercover life in West Germany he is drawn into Alex Edel’s fatal plans. Recovering in a room at Charite, Moritz encounters Annett for the first time since he left. He wants to stay home now, she tells him to go West again. Much is left unsaid. She is now in with Schweppenstette, who visits him next and insists, in a tense, father-son coded argument, that Moritz return to his post. Meanwhile Alex Edel has taken General Jackson hostage and forced him, at gunpoint, to film a seething denouncement of US military plans in Western Europe. Lenora follows the whole thing over the wire from the StäV. But by the time Moritz and Kramer get there to break them out before the Police arrive, the damage is already done.

star 7.91
529 votes
Directors: Samira Radsi
Writers: Anna Winger
Total Onslaught

#7 - Total Onslaught

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Oct 19, 2018

Lenora is grounded and demoted after the cruise ship plan is uncovered.

star 7.85
104 votes
Directors: Arne Feldhusen
Writers: Anna Winger
Quantum Jump

#8 - Quantum Jump

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 26, 2015

23-year-old Martin Rauch is sent to West Germany to act as a spy, gathering intelligence for East Germany's Secret Service.

star 7.80
728 votes
Directors: Edward Berger
Writers: Anna Winger
Able Archer

#9 - Able Archer

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 17, 2015

​Fear of a pre-emptive nuclear strike against the West has become a possibility at East German HQ, while in the West, war game Able Archer reaches its peak. Martin is now persona non grata on both sides of the border.

star 7.74
541 votes
Directors: Samira Radsi
Writers: Anna Winger
Chickenfeed

#10 - Chickenfeed

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 19, 2018

Martin is finally able to return to the East and see his son for the first time.

star 7.69
101 votes
Directors: Arne Feldhusen
Writers: Anna Winger, Steve Bailie
El Dorado Canyon

#11 - El Dorado Canyon

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 19, 2018

Lenora returns to East Germany with Rose, determined to develop top-secret communication technology for the ANC in a secret operation called Operation VULA.

star 7.67
100 votes
Directors: Florian Cossen
Writers: Anna Winger, Joy C. Mitchell
Green Book

#12 - Green Book

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 19, 2018

Brigitte tries to convince Martin to work as a double agent.

star 7.61
102 votes
Directors: Florian Cossen
Writers: Anna Winger, Steve Bailie
Vula

#13 - Vula

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 19, 2018

Martin has positioned himself for a trade back to East Germany but needs to prove his loyalty to the BND before they accept him as a double agent. Meanwhile, Tina is incarcerated in STASI prison with no idea where her family is.

star 7.60
107 votes
Directors: Arne Feldhusen
Writers: Anna Winger, Ulf Tschauder
Tjello

#14 - Tjello

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 19, 2018

Martin returns to West Berlin.

star 7.49
101 votes
Directors: Florian Cossen
Writers: Anna Winger, Will Bentley
Le Cafard

#15 - Le Cafard

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 19, 2018

Badly injured, Martin wakes up in the Libyan desert, where he meets Samira and Khaled, and uncovers an imminent terrorist plot. Meanwhile, Lenora arrives at an Angolan hotel.

star 7.44
108 votes
Directors: Florian Cossen
Writers: Anna Winger, Will Bentley
Dragon Rouge

#16 - Dragon Rouge

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 19, 2018

Gary Banks double-crosses Martin and Lenora, leading them headfirst into a proxy conflict at an Angolan oil refinery. Seriously injured in the fighting, Martin is abandoned by Lenora.

star 7.42
121 votes
Directors: Florian Cossen
Writers: Nicolas Duval, Ulf Tschauder
Tar Baby

#17 - Tar Baby

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 19, 2018

Banished for his sins in 1983, Martin wallows in limbo until his Aunt Lenora conscripts him into her plan to drum up hard currency abroad.

star 7.37
147 votes
Directors: Florian Cossen
Writers: Anna Winger
Ommegang

#18 - Ommegang

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 19, 2018

Martin reluctantly agrees to help Lenora.

star 7.30
134 votes
Directors: Florian Cossen
Writers: Anna Winger, Joy C. Mitchell