The WORST episodes of Millennium

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Frank has a special ability to see into the minds of serial killers. Working for a mysterious organization called the Millennium Group, who take a special interest in serial killers and the millennial end of the world prophecy. During the first season, Frank lives with his wife Catherine and daughter Jordan in Seattle. The show focuses on Frank's work as a profiler. The first season focuses most of Franks' time trying to solve serial murder cases. During the second season, the show primarily on Frank's relationship with the Millennium Group. After separating from his wife after a violent rescue of her from a stalker. Frank learns that the Millennium Group is a secret society that believes that the world is coming to an end. During this season, Frank spends much of his time working with Millennium Group member Peter Watts and fellow investigator Laura Means. After the death of his wife at the end of the second season, Frank severs all connection with the Millennium Group and returns to work with the FBI. With the help of special agent Emma Hollis, he begins to investiagate the Millennium Group itself.

Last Updated: 5/29/2022Network: FOX
...Thirteen Years Later
121 votes

#1 - ...Thirteen Years Later

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/30/1998

Frank and Emma investigate murders on the set of a movie based on one of Frank's former cases.

Directors: Thomas J. Wright
The Wild and the Innocent
155 votes

#2 - The Wild and the Innocent

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 1/10/1997

Frank searches for answers when a couple kidnap a killer-in-hiding and engage in their own murder spree. Frank must track them down before they find the baby the girl's father sold to a childless couple, because Frank fears they could be next victims.

Directors: Thomas J. Wright
The Beginning and the End (2)
151 votes

#3 - The Beginning and the End (2)

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/19/1997

When Frank Black discovers that his wife's been taken by the same stalker who has been sending him the Polaroid photos, he and the Millennium Group launch into action. Frank must rely on his visions to track down the polaroid man when his profiling skills fail to work...

Directors: Thomas J. Wright
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Forcing the End
90 votes

#4 - Forcing the End

Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired 3/19/1999

A fundamentalist Jewish sect abducts a pregnant woman hoping to raise a pure child for the priesthood and force the coming of the Messiah.

Directors: Thomas J. Wright
The Curse of Frank Black
116 votes

#5 - The Curse of Frank Black

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/31/1997

Strange coincidences plague Frank on Halloween.

Directors: Ralph Hemecker
99 votes

#6 - Siren

Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired 3/20/1998

A strange Asian woman is the prime suspect in a number of deaths aboard a ship.

Directors: Allen Coulter
92 votes

#7 - Matryoshka

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired 2/19/1999

Frank and Emma investigate the suicide of a former FBI agent and discover links between the FBI, the Millennium Group, and the Los Alamos nuclear research center.

Directors: Arthur W. Forney
Somehow, Satan Got Behind Me
102 votes

#8 - Somehow, Satan Got Behind Me

Season 2 - Episode 21 - Aired 5/1/1998

Four demons discuss damnation in the modern world over coffee.

Directors: Darin Morgan
98 votes

#9 - Anamnesis

Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired 4/17/1998

Catherine and Lara investigate a girl who appears to be having visions.

Directors: John Kousakis
In Arcadia Ego
98 votes

#10 - In Arcadia Ego

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired 4/3/1998

Frank and Peter attempt to track down two women who escaped from prison and try to help them when they learn that one of them is pregnant.

Directors: Thomas J. Wright
Goodbye, Charlie
108 votes

#11 - Goodbye, Charlie

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired 1/9/1998

Frank and Lara investigate a man who appears to be responsible for a number of "mercy" killings.

Directors: Kenneth Fink
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The Well-Worn Lock
197 votes

#12 - The Well-Worn Lock

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 12/20/1996

Catherine aids a woman who has been sexually abused by her father for twenty-three years. Catherine however finds it hard to find anyone who will take this case to court, so she turns to Frank for emotional support.

Directors: Ralph Hemecker
The Time is Now (2)
100 votes

#13 - The Time is Now (2)

Season 2 - Episode 23 - Aired 5/15/1998

A dangerous plague appears to be spreading throughout the world. Frank learns that he has been vaccinated for the disease. His wife and child, however, have not.

Directors: Thomas J. Wright
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154 votes

#14 - Weeds

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 1/24/1997

Frank pursues a killer who kidnaps teenagers from an upper middle-class neighborhood and forces them to drink human blood. After one is killed and the other is returned home unharmed because his father admitted to making a mistake, Frank is forced to set up a trap to capture the killer before he can harm the third victim.

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Midnight of the Century
111 votes

#15 - Midnight of the Century

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 12/19/1997

Frank tries to mend fences with his estranged father on Christmas.

Directors: Dwight Little
143 votes

#16 - Maranatha

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired 5/9/1997

Frank and Peter track a Russian killer with links to Chernobyl. They discover that he might be the Antichrist.

Directors: Peter Markle
142 votes

#17 - Sacrament

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired 2/21/1997

Frank Black's private and professional lives clash when his sister-in-law is abducted by a convicted sex offender at her child's baptism. Although Bletcher orders him to stay out of the investigation because he is too close to the case, he cannot help but become involved. However, even his extraordinary abilities might not be enough to find his brother's wife...

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Wide Open
188 votes

#18 - Wide Open

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 1/3/1997

A young girl whose parents were brutally murdered becomes the last hope in finding a killer. So Catherine encourages Jordan to speak out to the young girl and try to get her to get over the awful experience she has been through. But Bletcher is determined to let the relive what happened so they can get more evidence about what actually happened.

Directors: Jim Charleston
Jose Chung's Doomsday Defense
106 votes

#19 - Jose Chung's Doomsday Defense

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/21/1997

Frank Black helps Jose Chung who is being stalked by a possible murderer and is writing a new book on the millennium.

Directors: Darin Morgan
Human Essence
90 votes

#20 - Human Essence

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 12/11/1998

Emma tries to help her drug addicted sister and learns that local addicts are exhibiting strange mutations linked to tainted heroin.

Directors: Thomas J. Wright
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98 votes


Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/16/1998

Frank and Emma investigate a survivalist group worried about the Y2K bug.

Directors: Thomas J. Wright
Via Dolorosa (1)
59 votes

#22 - Via Dolorosa (1)

Season 3 - Episode 21 - Aired 5/14/1999

Frank investigates a series of murders that replicate a serial killer case from his past while Emma moves closer to the Millennium Group.

Directors: Paul Shapiro
Kingdom Come
214 votes

#23 - Kingdom Come

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/29/1996

A desperate man sets out on a killing spree taking revenge on the holy men that he believes have led him to stray. Frank can see the man's sense of faith and the lack his faith could be the key to stopping this killer. Frank then puts himself in danger when he walks into a hostage situation at a small town church.

Directors: Winrich Kolbe
Paper Dove (1)
146 votes

#24 - Paper Dove (1)

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired 5/16/1997

Frank is asked by Catherine's father to investigate a case involving a friend whose son has been convicted of murder, and is soon convinced that the murder is linked to a serial killer called The Woodsman. Having claimed his latest victim, the Woodsman takes the body to a secluded campsite, covers the body in plastic, buries her under a pile of leaves and strikes up a conversation. Later, he is given photos by a mysterious stranger and asked to use them as 'targets' for future killings - one of which includes Catherine Black...

Directors: Thomas J. Wright
A Single Blade of Grass
108 votes

#25 - A Single Blade of Grass

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/24/1997

Frank learns more about his gift while investigating a murder at a Native American excavation site.

Directors: Rodman Flender