Our Flag Means Death

The BEST episodes of Our Flag Means Death

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Stede Bonnet's career as "The Gentleman Pirate" may represent the worst midlife crisis in history. In 1717, Bonnet, a retired British army major with a large plantation in Barbados, abandoned his family and fortune, bought a ship, and joined the infamous Blackbeard for a life, albeit a brief one, of piracy on the high seas.

Last Updated: 5/26/2022Network: HBO Max
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Wherever You Go, There You Are
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7.93
242 votes

#1 - Wherever You Go, There You Are

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 3/24/2022

While Stede attempts to reenter his old life, Blackbeard tends to a wounded heart.

Directors: Andrew DeYoung
We Gull Way Back
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7.77
260 votes

#2 - We Gull Way Back

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 3/17/2022

The arrival of Blackbeard’s old buddy leaves Stede feeling like the odd man out. As Oluwande mourns a loss, Jim seeks answers from Spanish Jackie.

Directors: Bert, Bertie
The Best Revenge Is Dressing Well
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7.73
294 votes

#3 - The Best Revenge Is Dressing Well

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 3/10/2022

Blackbeard and Stede attend a fancy party. Oluwande and Frenchie embrace false identities. Izzy and Lucius go head-to-head.

Directors: Fernando Frías
Act of Grace
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7.72
247 votes

#4 - Act of Grace

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 3/24/2022

Captured and facing trial, Stede and Blackbeard face tough choices and an uncertain future.

Directors: Bert, Bertie
Watch Now:Amazon
The Art of F**kery
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7.64
276 votes

#5 - The Art of F**kery

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 3/10/2022

Stede and crew stage a spectacle. Blackbeard struggles to carry out his plan.

Directors: Fernando Frías
This Is Happening
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7.64
256 votes

#6 - This Is Happening

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 3/17/2022

A trip to St. Augustine reveals more about Jim’s past. Stede leads Blackbeard on an adventure.

Directors: Fernando Frías
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Discomfort in a Married State
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7.56
316 votes

#7 - Discomfort in a Married State

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 3/10/2022

As the threat of attack looms, Blackbeard and Stede finally meet. Jim fields questions from an overly curious crew.

Directors: Nacho Vigalondo
A Gentleman Pirate
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7.37
345 votes

#8 - A Gentleman Pirate

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 3/3/2022

Stede (a.k.a. “The Gentleman Pirate”) conducts business in the Republic of Pirates. Oluwande and Jim face their past.

Directors: Nacho Vigalondo
A Damned Man
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7.24
404 votes

#9 - A Damned Man

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 3/3/2022

Stede battles feelings of guilt while hunting for missing hostages. Lucius makes a surprising discovery.

Directors: Nacho Vigalondo
Watch Now:Amazon
Pilot
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7.06
491 votes

#10 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 3/3/2022

Aristocrat-turned-pirate-captain Stede Bonnet is put to the test when his crew encounters a British naval vessel.

Directors: Taika Waititi
Watch Now:Amazon