The BEST Episodes of Taken

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 21, 2021

Network: USA Network

Prepare to be Taken... Taken is a sweeping sci-fi adventure that weaves together the story of three families over three generations and their crucial roles in the history of alien abductions. Set against the backdrop of actual history and UFO lore, Taken creates a powerfully emotional and evocative tale of mankind's encounters with extraterrestrials.

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Dropping the Dishes

#1 - Dropping the Dishes

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 11, 2002

General Beers kidnaps Allie, an alien-hybrid, and plans to use her as bait to lure the aliens into his trap.

star 7.94
376 votes
Directors: Jeff Woolnough

#2 - Taken

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 13, 2002

Allie learns her true destiny and together the family must make the most difficult decision of their lives.

star 7.76
423 votes

#3 - John

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 12, 2002

Allie's parents conspire to save their alien-hybrid daughter from the army's clutches, only to learn just how much power Allie really possesses.

star 7.66
367 votes
Directors: John Fawcett
Jacob and Jesse

#4 - Jacob and Jesse

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Dec 3, 2002

Two unusual boys discover their unique destinies and begin to realize their place within the aliens' master plan.

star 7.55
581 votes
Directors: Breck Eisner
Writers: Leslie Bohem
Charlie and Lisa

#5 - Charlie and Lisa

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 9, 2002

The next generation comes into play, as the children of both Jacob Clarke and Jesse Keys become the focus of both a government investigation and alien interest.

star 7.54
492 votes
High Hopes

#6 - High Hopes

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Dec 4, 2002

Capt. Owen Crawford comes up empty in his search for alien-hybrid Jacob Clarke, but his secret government project is rejuvenated after frequent abductee Jesse Keys pays him a visit.

star 7.53
553 votes
Writers: Leslie Bohem

#7 - Maintenance

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 6, 2002

Eric Crawford continues his father's secret government investigation and pursues Jacob Clarke and Jesse Keys for answers about the existence of aliens.

star 7.51
502 votes
God's Equation

#8 - God's Equation

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 10, 2002

Charlie and Lisa learn about their daughter Allie's amazing powers while trapped in a perilous situation. Mary Crawford lays the groundwork to snatch the child for government research.

star 7.46
450 votes
Directors: Jeremy Kagan
Beyond the Sky

#9 - Beyond the Sky

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Dec 2, 2002

Three families embark on an awe-inspiring journey filled with secrets of alien abduction, government conspiracy and tangled familial relations in this epic miniseries

star 7.18
1,004 votes
Directors: Tobe Hooper
Writers: Leslie Bohem
Acid Tests

#10 - Acid Tests

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Dec 5, 2002

The sins of the father come to light when Owen Crawford's sons take opposite positions on their father's secret government project.

star 6.95
617 votes
Directors: Bryan Spicer
Writers: Leslie Bohem