The BEST episodes of Five Came Back

Every episode of Five Came Back ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Five Came Back!

Five Came Back explores the experiences of five U.S. film directors – John Ford, William Wyler, John Huston, Frank Capra, and George Stevens – and their frontline work during the Second World War.

Last Updated: 9/18/2023Network: NetflixStatus: Ended
The Price of Victory
75 votes

#1 - The Price of Victory

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 3/31/2017

After the war, the directors return to their lives in Hollywood, forever changed by what they have seen.

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The Mission Begins
164 votes

#2 - The Mission Begins

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 3/31/2017

When World War II begins, five Hollywood directors leave success behind to join the armed forces and make films for the war effort.

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Combat Zones
82 votes

#3 - Combat Zones

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 3/31/2017

In active service, the directors pursue their cinematic vision while dealing with government bureaucracy.

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