Marvel's The Defenders

The BEST episodes of Marvel's The Defenders

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

A quartet of singular heroes, Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist, join forces to take on common enemies as a sinister conspiracy threatens New York City.

Last Updated: 5/6/2022Network: Netflix
Worst Behavior
3976 votes

#1 - Worst Behavior

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 8/18/2017

Elektra's secrets are revealed. Danny changes his tactics. Matt gives Jessica some legal advice. Luke searches for the White Hat.

Directors: Peter Hoar
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The Defenders
3664 votes

#2 - The Defenders

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 8/18/2017

As New York edges closer to disaster, Elektra sees what's beyond the wall, and the Defenders make a last-ditch effort to save the city.

Directors: Farren Blackburn
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Ashes, Ashes
3732 votes

#3 - Ashes, Ashes

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 8/18/2017

Stick offers up a theory, Danny finds himself sidelined, and Alexandra learns that it's not easy being the leader.

Directors: Stephen Surjik
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Royal Dragon
3897 votes

#4 - Royal Dragon

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 8/18/2017

As the Defenders get to know each other over dinner, they're greeted by a series of party crashers -- none of them friendly.

Directors: Phil Abraham
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Fish in the Jailhouse
3625 votes

#5 - Fish in the Jailhouse

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 8/18/2017

Matt, Jessica and Luke embark on a desperate search. Colleen and Claire debate heroism. Elektra tries to recruit an all-important ally.

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Take Shelter
3810 votes

#6 - Take Shelter

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 8/18/2017

Elektra's loyalties are questioned, Colleen clashes with an old acquaintance, and Luke proves he knows how to take a hit.

Directors: Uta Briesewitz
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Mean Right Hook
3978 votes

#7 - Mean Right Hook

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 8/18/2017

As a new conspiracy takes shape, Matt finds old habits are hard to break, Jessica gets in over her head, Luke tracks a lead, and Danny meets his match.

Directors: S.J. Clarkson
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The H Word
4750 votes

#8 - The H Word

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 8/18/2017

Matt Murdock, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Danny Rand investigate criminals and fight injustice, unaware their paths are about to cross.

Directors: S.J. Clarkson
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