The BEST Episodes of Intelligence (2014)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 23, 2019

Network: CBS

A dramatic thriller about a high-tech intelligence operative enhanced with a super-computer microchip in his brain. With this implant, Gabriel is the first human ever to be connected directly into the worldwide information grid and have complete access to Internet, WiFi, telephone and satellite data. He can hack into any data center and access key intel in the fight to protect the United States from its enemies.

Being Human

#1 - Being Human

Season 1 - Episode 13

Riley and Gabriel are shocked when the identities of sleeper agents embedded in the U.S. government are revealed.

star 8.19
663 votes
Writers: Barry Schindel, Michael Seitzman
The Event Horizon

#2 - The Event Horizon

Season 1 - Episode 12

Gabriel and Riley must determine who is responsible for framing Gabriel when he is suspected of murder; Tetazoo leads a manhunt for Riley and Gabriel.

star 8.12
682 votes
Writers: Barry Schindel, Michael Seitzman
Cain and Gabriel

#3 - Cain and Gabriel

Season 1 - Episode 10

When the FBI's witness protection database is compromised and witnesses are blackmailed, Gabriel, Lillian and Riley go to San Francisco.

star 7.96
669 votes
Directors: Kenneth Biller
Writers: Pamela Davis
Athens

#4 - Athens

Season 1 - Episode 9

When an aggressive virus wipes out Gabriel's memory, he thinks Jin Cong is good and helps him find a secret document.

star 7.94
705 votes
Directors: Bill Eagles
Writers: Matthew Lau
Size Matters

#5 - Size Matters

Season 1 - Episode 7

Gabriel and Cybercom investigate when artificial intelligence scientists are infected and killed by microscopic robots.

star 7.94
733 votes
Directors: Alrick Riley
Writers: Shintaro Shimosawa
Rescue

#6 - Rescue

Season 1 - Episode 5

The daughter of a senator in Mexico is kidnapped by a cartel; Lillian uncovers a connection between her father (Peter Coyote) and the cartel.

star 7.94
764 votes
Directors: Alrick Riley
Writers: Barry O’Brien
The Grey Hat

#7 - The Grey Hat

Season 1 - Episode 11

As Riley and Gabriel track an infamous hacker, they learn the suspect may have been set up and a sinister group may be planning a nuclear attack.

star 7.94
661 votes
Directors: Tim Hunter
Writers: Heidi Cole McAdams
Secrets of the Secret Service

#8 - Secrets of the Secret Service

Season 1 - Episode 4

Riley and Gabriel go on a covert mission in Syria in order to rescue American journalists being held hostage; the truth about Riley's past with her ex-boyfriend is revealed when they are forced to work together.

star 7.90
790 votes
Directors: Rob Bailey
Writers: Matthew Lau
Patient Zero

#9 - Patient Zero

Season 1 - Episode 6

Gabriel and the team go to Texas to help contain a deadly, quickly spreading virus and identify patient zero.

star 7.83
748 votes
Directors: Adam Davidson
Writers: Michael Seitzman
Delta Force

#10 - Delta Force

Season 1 - Episode 8

While in Bolivia with Riley to protect a presidential candidate from assassination, Gabriel is shocked to learn his best friend is the suspect.

star 7.83
687 votes
Writers: Aaron Ginsburg, Wade McIntyre
Mei Chen Returns

#11 - Mei Chen Returns

Season 1 - Episode 3

Gabriel's chip is hacked, leading to him discovering that Mei Chen is still alive and that she possesses a chip even more powerful than his own.

star 7.80
855 votes
Writers: Shintaro Shimosawa
Red X

#12 - Red X

Season 1 - Episode 2

During an investigation into a suicide bombing at the U.S. Marine base, a discovery is made about a new, chemically undetectable bomb material; Gabriel is unable to finish a task.

star 7.72
986 votes
Directors: Aaron Lipstadt
Writers: Aaron Ginsburg, Wade McIntyre
Pilot

#13 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1

Gabriel and Riley must rescue a kidnapped member of CyberCom -- the man who invented the chip implanted in Gabriel's brain -- before secret technology falls into the wrong hands.

star 7.58
1,282 votes
Directors: David Semel
Writers: Michael Seitzman