The BEST Episodes of Red Oaks

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 16, 2021

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.

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Labor Day Luau

#1 - Labor Day Luau

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Oct 9, 2015

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 7.88
181 votes
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi
The Bar Mitzvah

#2 - The Bar Mitzvah

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 9, 2015

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 7.69
182 votes
Directors: Nisha Ganatra

#3 - Action!

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 20, 2017

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 7.66
104 votes
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi
The Verdict

#4 - The Verdict

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 11, 2016

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 7.63
161 votes
After Hours

#5 - After Hours

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 9, 2015

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 7.62
187 votes
Directors: Amy Heckerling
Old Flames

#6 - Old Flames

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 11, 2016

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
168 votes
The Anniversary

#7 - The Anniversary

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 11, 2016

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 7.53
163 votes

#8 - Paris

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 11, 2016

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
205 votes
Directors: Hal Hartley
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi

#9 - Swingers

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 9, 2015

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 7.51
200 votes
The Wedding

#10 - The Wedding

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 11, 2016

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 7.50
173 votes

#11 - Doubles

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 9, 2015

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
252 votes
Lost and Found

#12 - Lost and Found

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 11, 2016

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 7.49
167 votes
Directors: Gregg Araki
The Wedding

#13 - The Wedding

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 9, 2015

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
221 votes
Fourth of July

#14 - Fourth of July

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 9, 2015

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 7.43
191 votes

#15 - MDMA

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 9, 2015

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 7.43
207 votes
Father's Day

#16 - Father's Day

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 11, 2016

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 7.40
162 votes
Directors: Hal Hartley
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi, Karey Dornetto

#17 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Aug 28, 2014

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
325 votes
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi
Memorial Day

#18 - Memorial Day

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 11, 2016

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 7.33
180 votes
Directors: Hal Hartley
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi
Independence Day

#19 - Independence Day

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 11, 2016

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 7.32
171 votes
Directors: Amy Heckerling
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi, Shawn Harwell

#20 - Samwich

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 20, 2017

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
105 votes
Directors: Amy Heckerling
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi
Body Swap

#21 - Body Swap

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 9, 2015

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

star 7.27
184 votes
A Little Business Proposition

#22 - A Little Business Proposition

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 20, 2017

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 7.25
112 votes
Directors: Amy Heckerling
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi, Shawn Harwell

#23 - Paroled

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 20, 2017

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 7.22
104 votes
Directors: Hal Hartley
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi

#24 - Memories

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 20, 2017

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
101 votes
Directors: Hal Hartley
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi
The Bris

#25 - The Bris

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 11, 2016

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 7.19
174 votes
Directors: Amy Heckerling
Writers: Gregory Jacobs, Joe Gangemi, Max Werner