The BEST Episodes of Painkiller Jane
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Mar 27, 2020
In a very imaginable future, the world battles terrorism and unrest. Out of this chaos emerges a new hero: Jane Vasco, a.k.a. Painkiller Jane Once the DEA's top agent, Jane Vasco is formidable, both mentally and physically. As a child, her father nicknamed her Painkiller Jane, describing her ability to mentally push through even the most painful situations. But her strength is about to be tested. Jane is recruited by a covert government agency dedicated to containing and, if necessary, neutralizing the threat of "Neuros" No one knows what caused the aberrations that led to their enhanced abilities, which range from from telekinesis and telepathic suggestion to induced hallucinations. During her first investigation with her new team, Jane discovers that she too possesses an odd ability: she can't be killed.
#1 - Something Nasty in the Neighborhood
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jul 6, 2007
Jane and Connor go undercover in a small town, posed as a married couple, after a federal agent's disappearance prompts an investigation.
#2 - Higher Court
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jun 1, 2007
The team investigate the suicides of individuals placed in witness protection and discover a Neuro who is capable of creating hallucinations.
#3 - What Lies Beneath
Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Aug 31, 2007
The team respond when several incarcerated Neuros revolt and launch a prison break.
#4 - Reflections
Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Sep 14, 2007
Andre encounters a Neuro from his past that was chipped, but he learns that she has regained her abilities and she has a grudge.
#5 - The Beast of Bolnar
Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Sep 7, 2007
The residents of a small village are plagued by an invisible presence which is attacking and murdering the villagers.
#6 - Endgame
Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Sep 21, 2007
Several dangerous Neuros launch a prison break after an emergency at NICO.
#7 - The Amazing Howie
Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Jul 20, 2007
Howie is a magician who can miraculously perform the impossible, which prompts Riley to begin an investigation into possible Neuro activity.
#8 - The League
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Jul 13, 2007
An investigation is started after Neuros begin to die before the team can apprehend them.
#9 - Nothing To Fear But Fear Itself
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired May 11, 2007
When inhabitants of an FBI safe house start to experience unexplained dreams and visions, Jane and crew must investigate potential Neuro activity.
#10 - Portraits of Lauren Gray
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 22, 2007
A young woman suddenly ages overnight, Jane and Maureen go undercover to find the cause.
#11 - The Healer
Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Jul 27, 2007
Sabotage hinders Jane's efforts to catch a Neuro, she becomes suspicious of a faith healer that she has been visiting.
#12 - Jane 113
Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Aug 24, 2007
Jane discovers the disturbing truth about her abilities while searching for a Neuro who escaped the team.
#13 - Friendly Fire
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jun 8, 2007
Awakening in a hospital Jane learns that she murdered Riley. Meanwhile, Maureen investigates a doctor researching Neuros.
#14 - Trial by Fire
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jun 15, 2007
Connor is arrested for arson and murder while out hunting for a Neuro, which is believed to have started numerous house fires.
#15 - Ghost in the Machine
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 29, 2007
Connor suffers a series of unfortunate events, believing it to be coincidental. However, he learns that members of his former police squad have died of strange causes.
#16 - Catch Me if You Can
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired May 4, 2007
A Neuro who can see the future warns Jane and the team of their impending death on the day they arrest him. Meanwhile, the team is disturbed by the psychic's purchases
#17 - Piece of Mind
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 27, 2007
A Neuro with the ability to steal memory and knowledge preys on Riley putting the security of the entire operation in jeopardy.
#18 - Breakdown
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired May 18, 2007
While investigating psychiatric patients who share the same unusual nightmare, Jane and Maureen suspect a Neuro has the ability to use nightmares as weapons.
#19 - Playback
Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Aug 17, 2007
A Neuro causes the team to become stuck in a timeloop, causing them to relive the same day repeatedly. Meanwhile, the Neuro who caused the timeloop tries to finish an assassination.
#20 - Thanks For the Memories
Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Aug 3, 2007
Jane seeks help from a Neuro after Brian (Jane's boyfriend) and Joe forget who she is, the Neuro has the ability to remove and store memories within his mind.
#21 - Pilot
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 13, 2007
Jane Vasco with the help of a new covert government unit must track down and contain the spread of "Neuros," genetically altered humans with extraordinary powers.
#22 - Toy Soldiers
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 20, 2007
When military stockpiles start to go missing before a presidential visit, Jane and the team are forced into high alert. Meanwhile, Jane confronts a Neuro with the ability to control the dead.