The BEST episodes of Rutherford Falls

Every episode of Rutherford Falls ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Rutherford Falls!

Two lifelong best friends, Nathan Rutherford and Reagan Wells, who find themselves at a crossroads – quite literally – when their sleepy town gets an unexpected wakeup call.

Last Updated: 8/15/2023Network: PeacockStatus: Ended
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D'Angelos
star
7.57
72 votes

#1 - D'Angelos

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 4/22/2021

Nathan tries to process his family history; Reagan struggles to hire a staff member for her new cultural center.

Directors: Claire Scanlon
Writer: Eric Ledgin
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Terry Thomas
star
7.55
78 votes

#2 - Terry Thomas

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 4/22/2021

Terry reflects on his family and career during an interview with Josh; after being served, Nathan attempts to smooth things over in his own way.

Directors: Sydney Freeland
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Election
star
7.55
31 votes

#3 - Election

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 6/16/2022

Everyone awaits to see who’ll be Mayor of Rutherford Falls; Reagan meets with the Land Council.

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Stoodis
star
7.49
68 votes

#4 - Stoodis

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 4/22/2021

Nathan and Reagan both struggle to navigate rapid changes in their communities, livelihoods and friendship.

Directors: Claire Scanlon
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Adirondack S3
star
7.44
39 votes

#5 - Adirondack S3

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 6/16/2022

Reagan and Terry work as TV cultural consultants; Nathan and Bobbie seek a campaign donation.

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Rutherford Inc.
star
7.41
68 votes

#6 - Rutherford Inc.

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 4/22/2021

Negotiations ramp up between Rutherford Inc. and the Minishonka Nation; Reagan makes a startling discovery.

Directors: Rebecca Asher
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Firefighters Pancake Breakfast
star
7.41
37 votes

#7 - Firefighters Pancake Breakfast

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 6/16/2022

With the election approaching, Bobbie faces off against Feather Day; Nathan bonds with Nelson.

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Skoden
star
7.35
65 votes

#8 - Skoden

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 4/22/2021

Terry and Reagan attend a Native American gaming conference; Nathan forms an unlikely alliance in an attempt to thwart a shared enemy.

Directors: Sydney Freeland
Writer: Bobby Wilson
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The New Curator
star
7.32
37 votes

#9 - The New Curator

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 6/16/2022

Nathan considers an opportunity to run for mayor; Reagan struggles to hire new staff.

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History Fair
star
7.31
70 votes

#10 - History Fair

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 4/22/2021

Nathan and Reagan serve as judges in their town's annual History Fair; Terry Thomas and Mayor Deirdre try to find common ground.

Directors: Lawrence Sher
Writer: Lauren Tyler
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Aunt Ida's 90th Birthday
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7.31
74 votes

#11 - Aunt Ida's 90th Birthday

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 4/22/2021

Nathan leaves Rutherford Falls and heads to his brother Duz's family home, eager to reconnect with his family; Reagan is put in charge of the museum with Bobbie's help.

Directors: Sydney Freeland
Writer: Eric Ledgin
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Aunt Sue
star
7.29
38 votes

#12 - Aunt Sue

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 6/16/2022

Reagan honors her aunt’s memory with help from Nathan, but must overcome some familial tensions.

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Negotiations
star
7.26
69 votes

#13 - Negotiations

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 4/22/2021

Nathan seeks powerful allies to settle his legal difficulties; Reagan turns to her community to solicit donations for her cultural center.

Directors: Sydney Freeland
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Land Back
star
7.24
37 votes

#14 - Land Back

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 6/16/2022

Nathan tries to secure a mayoral endorsement; Reagan tries to apply for land on her reservation.

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Halloween
star
7.15
33 votes

#15 - Halloween

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 6/16/2022

Reagan and Nelson attend Wayne’s Halloween house party; Nathan meets Deirdre’s parents.

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Buckheart Lodge
star
7.06
105 votes

#16 - Buckheart Lodge

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 4/22/2021

Nathan seeks guidance from his old college history professor; Reagan agrees to join Terry as he tries to win over members of their Tribal Council.

Directors: Lawrence Sher
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White Man in the Cupboard
star
7.00
45 votes

#17 - White Man in the Cupboard

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 6/16/2022

Everyone must adjust to big changes as the town turns into a Colonial-themed tourist experience.

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Pilot
star
6.80
152 votes

#18 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 4/22/2021

Town namesake Nathan Rutherford fights against the relocation of a historical statue depicting his ancestor, with help from his best friend Reagan.

Directors: Lawrence Sher
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