The BEST Episodes of Salvation

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Dec 3, 2019

Network: CBS

An MIT grad student and a tech superstar bring a low-level Pentagon official a staggering discovery – that an asteroid is just six months away from colliding with Earth.

Get Ready

#1 - Get Ready

Season 2 - Episode 13

One last mystery holds the key to saving the world, and Grace must choose how she spends her final days.

star 7.98
860 votes
Directors: Liz Kruger
Writers: Craig Shapiro, Liz Kruger
The Plot Against America

#2 - The Plot Against America

Season 1 - Episode 13

Season Finale. Harris, Grace and Darius must topple the illegitimate government, and Darius makes final plans for the ark.

star 7.92
2,020 votes
Directors: Stuart Gillard
Writers: Craig Shapiro, Liz Kruger
The Wormwood Prophecy

#3 - The Wormwood Prophecy

Season 1 - Episode 12

Darius, Grace and Harris join forces to prove the president was murdered. Also, Grace tells Zoe the truth.

star 7.76
2,085 votes
Directors: Greg Prange
Writers: Mike Werb
Celebration Day

#4 - Celebration Day

Season 2 - Episode 11

A stand-off at the COPE compound leads to tragic results.

star 7.75
877 votes
Directors: Stuart Gillard
Writers: Carolyn Townsend
White House Down

#5 - White House Down

Season 2 - Episode 5

Grace forges a dangerous alliance with Claire’s brother, Alonzo. Also, Harris and Darius must work together to face down Bennett’s forces

star 7.73
1,077 votes
Writers: Carolyn Townsend
Patriot Games

#6 - Patriot Games

Season 1 - Episode 9

Grace narrowly escapes a deadly assassin and Darius and Liam forge unlikely alliances.

star 7.72
2,309 votes
Directors: Maja Vrvilo
Writers: Gavin Johannsen
Let the Chips Fall

#7 - Let the Chips Fall

Season 2 - Episode 6

Darius and Grace’s relationship is tested, and President Mackenzie attempts to bring the fractured country together while the hacktivist group ReSyst issues a deadly edict.

star 7.70
1,054 votes
Directors: Greg Prange
Writers: K.D. Davila
Hail Marry

#8 - Hail Marry

Season 2 - Episode 12

The government’s final plans for a doomsday scenario set in motion a surprising chain of events for Grace, Darius and Harris.

star 7.68
866 votes
Directors: Joe Gallagher
Writers: Jeffrey Lieber, K.D. Davila
The Manchurian Candidate

#9 - The Manchurian Candidate

Season 2 - Episode 9

Darius, Grace and Harris uncover the darkest secret yet; Liam reconnects with Jillian.

star 7.66
961 votes
Writers: Damani Johnson, Gavin Johannsen
From Russia, With Love

#10 - From Russia, With Love

Season 1 - Episode 8

Framed for murder, Darius and Grace must try to escape from Russia, and Liam tries to convince Jillian to come back to Tanz.

star 7.66
2,289 votes
Directors: Nick Gomez
Writers: Dennis Saldua
Coup de Grace

#11 - Coup de Grace

Season 1 - Episode 10

Grace and Darius seek answers from the President and Harris discovers deadly secrets.

star 7.65
2,215 votes
Directors: Dan Lerner
Writers: Angela L. Harvey

#12 - Prisoners

Season 2 - Episode 10

Darius forms a dangerous alliance in order to destroy the dark money forces of Q17. Also, Grace takes action when surprising news jolts her world.

star 7.65
909 votes
Directors: Joe Gallagher
Writers: Mark Kruger
Abre Sus Ojos

#13 - Abre Sus Ojos

Season 2 - Episode 8

Desperate to defuse a nuclear standoff, Liam receives help from an unlikely source. Also, with Darius missing, Harris and Grace take matters into their own hands.

star 7.64
980 votes
Directors: Tessa Blake
Writers: Steven Maeda
Fall Out

#14 - Fall Out

Season 2 - Episode 1

After a nuclear incident, the secret of the asteroid becomes public, setting the world on a dangerous course. Darius, Grace, Liam and Harris must adapt to new roles in an ever-shifting landscape of fear and civil unrest.

star 7.64
1,338 votes
Directors: Stuart Gillard
Writers: Craig Shapiro, Liz Kruger
The Human Strain

#15 - The Human Strain

Season 1 - Episode 4

In order to prove to Harris and Grace that he’s not a traitor, Darius must reveal one of his most closely guarded secrets. Also, Liam helps Jillian adjust to her new job at Tanz.

star 7.63
2,715 votes
Directors: Greg Beeman
Writers: Mike Werb

#16 - Indivisible

Season 2 - Episode 4

Grace embarks on a dangerous mission, and Liam and Darius’ relationship is tested.

star 7.62
1,101 votes
Directors: Dan Lerner
Writers: Damani Johnson
Keeping the Faith

#17 - Keeping the Faith

Season 1 - Episode 5

While Darius works to discover who killed his friend Lazlo, he is forced to reckon with his past, and Liam discovers who’s been selling secrets to the Russians.

star 7.62
2,614 votes
Directors: Jennifer Lynch
Writers: Angela L. Harvey
Chip Off the Ol' Block

#18 - Chip Off the Ol' Block

Season 1 - Episode 6

Darius recruits Grace, Harris and Liam for a dangerous mission, and Jillian confronts Liam about his secret.

star 7.61
2,508 votes
Directors: Russell Fine
Writers: Blake Taylor
Crimes and Punishment

#19 - Crimes and Punishment

Season 2 - Episode 3

Grace is asked to lie under oath. Darius tasks Liam with a dangerous mission. A shocking act of violence plunges the nation into chaos.

star 7.58
1,148 votes
Directors: Maja Vrvilo
Writers: Mike Werb
Seeing Red

#20 - Seeing Red

Season 1 - Episode 7

Grace and Darius slip off to Russia behind Harris’ back in an attempt to stop a potential nuclear conflict. Also, Liam seeks solace with Amanda.

star 7.57
2,382 votes
Writers: Christina M. Walker

#21 - Détente

Season 2 - Episode 2

Darius and Grace must forge an emotional détente to get international cooperation. Liam meets a new scientist who has a mysterious past.

star 7.54
1,218 votes
Directors: Ken Fink
Writers: Gavin Johannsen
All In

#22 - All In

Season 1 - Episode 11

Grace and Harris must forge an alliance when their children’s lives are in jeopardy. Also, Liam presents Jillian with an unusual proposal.

star 7.54
2,140 votes
Directors: Ed Ornelas
Writers: Corey Miller
The Madness of King Tanz

#23 - The Madness of King Tanz

Season 2 - Episode 7

Darius vows revenge on the hacktivist group ReSyst, no matter what the cost. Also, Harris discovers a dark secret and Grace reveals one of her own.

star 7.53
977 votes
Directors: Nick Gomez
Writers: Blake Taylor
Truth or Darius

#24 - Truth or Darius

Season 1 - Episode 3

It's a race against time as Darius must accelerate his plan to stop the asteroid before the Pentagon shuts him down. Also, Grace has to make difficult decisions that could have life or death consequences for millions of people, and Liam and Jillian reunite under surprising circumstances.

star 7.51
2,825 votes
Directors: Stuart Gillard
Writers: Dennis Saldua, Gavin Johannsen
Another Trip Around the Sun

#25 - Another Trip Around the Sun

Season 1 - Episode 2

Darius and Liam work to invent a theoretically impossible piece of technology to divert the asteroid. Also, Liam heads home to Boston to track down critical research but finds something shocking instead.

star 7.48
3,254 votes
Directors: Ken Fink
Writers: Corey Miller