The BEST Episodes of Red Oaks

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 20, 2019

Network: Amazon

A young tennis player works at the prestigious and exclusive Red Oaks Country Club during the summer between his sophomore and junior years of college in the 1980s.

Labor Day Luau

#1 - Labor Day Luau

Season 1 - Episode 10

As the end of summer approaches, David coaches Getty for the Red Oaks tennis championship, and the Red Oaks staff say their goodbyes. But there are big changes coming for the Meyers and the Gettys.

star 7.86
169 votes
Writers: Joe Gangemi, Gregory Jacobs
The Bar Mitzvah

#2 - The Bar Mitzvah

Season 1 - Episode 9

David's tensions with Barry, his recent night out with Skye, and his growing distance from Karen all threaten to derail a Red Oaks bar mitzvah he's been hired to film. All while Wheeler scrambles to recover a missing package of cocaine.

star 7.68
168 votes
Directors: Nisha Ganatra
Writers:
Action!

#3 - Action!

Season 3 - Episode 6

As summer winds down, it's the end of an era for Red Oaks Country Club - but the start of a bright future for David Meyers and friends.

star 7.65
95 votes
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi
The Verdict

#4 - The Verdict

Season 2 - Episode 10

Getty feels the heat as the jury verdict-and the club recall election-loom. With the summer winding down, Wheeler and Misty confront tough questions about what fall brings. David must define his own independence and make a decision about Getty's lucrative job offer.

star 7.60
151 votes
After Hours

#5 - After Hours

Season 1 - Episode 8

David and Skye ponder their respective futures, both romantic and professional, as they spend an evening in New York City. Wheeler and Misty spend the night driving around town and discussing life.

star 7.60
173 votes
Directors: Amy Heckerling
Writers:
Old Flames

#6 - Old Flames

Season 2 - Episode 6

With the pressure of his trial weighing on him, Getty turns to an unusual confidante for moral support. One of Wheeler's students gets a little too close for comfort. And while Skye struggles to find her place on the New York art scene, David and Karen reconnect.

star 7.59
155 votes
The Anniversary

#7 - The Anniversary

Season 2 - Episode 7

Tension bubbles as the Getty's celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary at the club. Meanwhile, Sam tracks down a lost love, Skye finds out about David's secret power lunches with her father, and Wheeler goes to increasing lengths to avoid a romantic blunder with Misty.

star 7.52
151 votes
Paris

#8 - Paris

Season 2 - Episode 1

After revealing their feelings for each other at the end of last summer, David and Skye finally reunite in Paris to ring in New Year's 1986. But surprise guests threaten to ruin their romantic week in the City of Lights.

star 7.51
189 votes
Doubles

#9 - Doubles

Season 1 - Episode 2

David finds himself swept into a surprising hustle when he agrees to be Getty's doubles partner for an outside-work tennis match. As David gets to know Getty's daughter, Skye, Nash nurtures dreams of playing the stock market, and Wheeler and Misty bond over a parallel parking lesson.

star 7.50
232 votes
The Wedding

#10 - The Wedding

Season 2 - Episode 9

As Karen and Barry prepare to tie the knot, David finds himself grappling with a forlorn Nash, arguing parents, and stark choices for his future.

star 7.48
163 votes
Swingers

#11 - Swingers

Season 1 - Episode 6

David is hired to film a sex tape for middle-aged swingers from the club, but the experience isn't quite the stuff of fantasy. Meanwhile, Karen tries her hand at modeling for Barry, and Judy throws a party for the students in her real estate class, to Sam's chagrin.

star 7.48
186 votes
The Wedding

#12 - The Wedding

Season 1 - Episode 3

David talks Barry into hiring him to film a wedding at Red Oaks. While the club comes out to celebrate, Nash squares off with a rival to impress the father of the bride, and Wheeler ponders an eccentric stranger's business proposition.

star 7.48
203 votes
Lost and Found

#13 - Lost and Found

Season 2 - Episode 8

Barry recruits David to film his bachelor party jaunt to Atlantic City, and Nash and Wheeler tag along for the most awkward road trip of their lives. Sam and Judy team up to search for his lost cat.

star 7.48
157 votes
Fourth of July

#14 - Fourth of July

Season 1 - Episode 5

With Red Oaks' Independence Day party in full swing, Getty enlists David as his coach for the upcoming club tennis championship, and Wheeler catches Misty's boyfriend in a compromising position. Meanwhile, Judy struggles with conflicted feelings for her female yoga teacher.

star 7.40
176 votes
MDMA

#15 - MDMA

Season 1 - Episode 4

David's romantic plans for Karen's birthday go awry, while Sam and Judy's marriage counselors give them a new "empathy" drug to tap into their romantic feelings, and Misty sets Wheeler up on the world's worst blind date.

star 7.40
192 votes
Pilot

#16 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1

In the summer of 1985, 20-year-old David Meyers takes a job as a tennis pro at Red Oaks Country Club in suburban New Jersey, as his parents, girlfriend, and co-workers pull him toward a future he's increasingly unsure he wants.

star 7.38
308 votes
Father's Day

#17 - Father's Day

Season 2 - Episode 3

Skye talks David into joining an uncomfortable Father's Day brunch with a less than thrilled Getty. Sam wants to celebrate with some father and son time of his own. Nash sets his romantic sights on a wealthy widowed club member, and Wheeler launches a new moneymaking scheme.

star 7.38
149 votes
Samwich

#18 - Samwich

Season 3 - Episode 2

While David angles to get hired to direct a dog food commercial, best friend Wheeler learns of a handsome rival for girlfriend Misty's affections. Nash visits Getty in prison, bringing dire news of a threat to Red Oaks. IRS Agent Terry pitches Sam on a business venture for which neither is qualified.

star 7.31
97 votes
Directors: Amy Heckerling
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi
Memorial Day

#19 - Memorial Day

Season 2 - Episode 2

As Red Oaks Country Club kicks off the summer season, David faces an uncertain future at school, while Wheeler tries to become something more than "just friends" with longtime crush Misty. Meanwhile, club president Getty faces a challenge to his status at the club, and Sam and Judy adjust to single life.

star 7.30
167 votes
Independence Day

#20 - Independence Day

Season 2 - Episode 5

Getty prepares for his trial on insider trading charges. Nash's romance with Widow Horowitz heats up. Meanwhile, David wonders if he may be too suburban for Skye's new city lifestyle.

star 7.29
159 votes
Body Swap

#21 - Body Swap

Season 1 - Episode 7

A mysterious Japanese liquor gives David and Sam an intimate glimpse into each other's lives.

star 7.28
171 votes
A Little Business Proposition

#22 - A Little Business Proposition

Season 3 - Episode 3

Wheeler weighs an unusual proposition from his Columbia lit professor. Despite warnings from his ex-wife Judy, Sam decides to go into business with Terry. Getty recruits David to help save his beloved Red Oaks.

star 7.22
103 votes
Directors: Amy Heckerling
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi, Shawn Harwell
Memories

#23 - Memories

Season 3 - Episode 4

Sam and Shirley run into trouble during a night on the town. Following a dressing-down from his boss Derek and a fight with Wheeler, David goes in search of a friendly face.

star 7.21
91 votes
Directors: Hal Hartley
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi
Paroled

#24 - Paroled

Season 3 - Episode 5

A newly-paroled Getty makes a last-ditch effort to save Red Oaks from the wrecking ball. Sam's side business is dealt a major setback. Misty and Wheeler separately fend off unwanted advances. And David finally makes a decision he should have months ago.

star 7.19
95 votes
Directors: Hal Hartley
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi
The Bris

#25 - The Bris

Season 2 - Episode 4

David takes a freelance job videoing a bris and accepts Getty's invitation to lunch in the city. Back home, Judy enjoys Ladies Night with new friends, while Sam goes on a blind date.

star 7.15
162 votes