The BEST Episodes of Justified
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jul 31, 2019
At the explosive center of the action, Western-style, gun-slinging U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens confronts murder, drugs, bank heists, mobsters, crime families, corrupt politicians and even his own tumultuous past and never backs down. His ultimate adversary is the cunning, complex outlaw Boyd Crowder, but the real wild card is Ava Crowder, the mysterious woman torn between the two men and both sides of the law.
#1 - The Promise
Season 6 - Episode 13
Raylan, Boyd, and Ava fight one last, bloody battle to find out who leaves Harlan alive.
#2 - Slaughterhouse
Season 3 - Episode 13
After the murder of his friend, Raylan is a man on fire as he goes after any- and everyone he holds responsible on the way to a bloody final showdown.
#3 - Bloody Harlan
Season 2 - Episode 13
The Crowder and the Bennett clans go to war over control of Harlan, a move that leaves dead and dying on both sides.
#4 - Ghosts
Season 4 - Episode 13
Raylan has a last, lethal showdown with the Detroit mob, while Boyd and Ava try to keep an incriminating secret dead and buried.
#5 - Bulletville
Season 1 - Episode 13
In the season finale, things come to a head in Harlan when the worlds of Raylan, Boyd and Bo Crowder collide.
#6 - Coalition
Season 3 - Episode 12
While Raylan closes in on an ever-more-unpredictable Quarles, Boyd enters into an unlikely alliance with Dickie Bennett in a last-ditch attempt to recover Mags's fortune.
#7 - Peace of Mind
Season 4 - Episode 12
The Drew Thompson case becomes a fiasco that Raylan can fix only by besting Boyd in a hunt for the unwitting woman caught in the middle.
#8 - Harlan Roulette
Season 3 - Episode 3
Raylan faces off with a tyrannical Oxy dealer, putting him on a collision course with the new head of the Dixie Mafia. Meanwhile, Boyd fights to regain part of his family's empire, but his methods could rip his crew apart.
#9 - The Toll
Season 5 - Episode 11
A shooting close to home forces Raylan and Boyd to decide which lines they're willing to cross.
#10 - Shot All to Hell
Season 5 - Episode 5
Raylan's secrets are at stake when a mob revenge plot descends upon Kentucky, and Boyd's recent successes are tempered by a crushing defeat.
#11 - Reckoning
Season 2 - Episode 12
A deadly home invasion hits Raylan personally, placing him in a race with Boyd and Arlo to find the killer. Mags is forced to make decisions about her involvement in the Bennett family's criminal activities and the fate of Dickie, who has a deadly plan to absolve himself of responsibility.
#12 - Brother's Keeper
Season 2 - Episode 9
Just as the bad blood between the Bennetts and the coal company threatens to boil over, Raylan must thwart one of Mags' sons.
#13 - Get Drew
Season 4 - Episode 10
Drew Thompson slips through the fingers of Raylan, Boyd, and the Detroit mob, and sets off a breakneck race to find him.
#14 - Watching the Detectives
Season 3 - Episode 8
A shocking murder forces Raylan to face past mistakes. Meanwhile, Boyd goes up against Harlan's corrupt sheriff.
#15 - Guy Walks into a Bar
Season 3 - Episode 10
Raylan struggles to keep Dickie Bennett in prison while contending with an increasingly violent and unpredictable Quarles.
#16 - Outlaw
Season 4 - Episode 8
Bodies start dropping and no one is safe as the search for Drew Thompson enters its home stretch.
#17 - Loose Ends
Season 3 - Episode 9
Raylan pursues a Dixie Mafia soldier who could be the key to nabbing Quarles; Ava protects an imperiled prostitute by any means necessary.
#18 - The Devil You Know
Season 3 - Episode 4
A daring prison escape puts Raylan on the trail of two old foes. Meanwhile, Boyd confronts a traitor in his inner circle.
#19 - Kin
Season 4 - Episode 5
The search for Drew Thompson leads Raylan into the remote wilds of Kentucky hill country with unexpected and dangerous results.
#20 - Raw Deal
Season 5 - Episode 7
Boyd and the Crowes fly South for a crucial drug score, while Raylan pursues a small time grifter with big time enemies.
#21 - Fugitive Number One
Season 6 - Episode 11
Raylan and the Marshals scramble to deal with a crisis that threatens all of their careers. Duffy, Mike, and Katherine question the meaning of loyalty.
#22 - When the Guns Come Out
Season 3 - Episode 6
As Boyd fights for control of the Harlan oxy trade, Raylan works to keep the battle from becoming an all-out war while also battling a personal issue.
#23 - Hole in the Wall
Season 4 - Episode 1
Raylan turns to affable but inexperienced Constable Bob for help securing a bail jumper from Tennessee, and finds evidence his family is at the center of a legendary unsolved mystery.
#24 - The Moonshine War
Season 2 - Episode 1
Raylan tangles with a ruthless Harlan County crime family while hunting for a fugitive sex offender.
#25 - The Gunfighter
Season 3 - Episode 1
The arrival of a Detroit mobster in Lexington puts Raylan on a collision course with a sadistic Dixie Mafia hit man. Raylan also has another altercation with Boyd.