The BEST Episodes of Terriers

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 26, 2019

Network: FX

Ex-cop and recovering alcoholic Hank Dolworth partners with his best friend, former criminal Britt Pollack, in an unlicensed private investigation business. The series is set in Ocean Beach, San Diego, California, although it is portrayed as a distinct town, with Dolworth having once been a member of the fictional Ocean Beach Police Department.

Hail Mary

#1 - Hail Mary

Season 1 - Episode 13

Hank runs out of options and time and Britt faces a decision that will change his future.

star 8.58
65 votes
Directors: Ted Griffin
Writers: Nicholas Griffin, Ted Griffin
Quid Pro Quo

#2 - Quid Pro Quo

Season 1 - Episode 12

Hank, Britt, and new ally, Laura Ross, unravel the Ocean Beach conspiracy, which puts them and everyone they love in immediate danger.

star 8.58
62 votes
Directors: Adam Arkin
Writers: Angela Kang, Leslye Headland

#3 - Asunder

Season 1 - Episode 10

Fighting the urge to drink on Gretchen's wedding day, Hank stumbles back onto the radar of the conspiracy threatening Ocean Beach.

star 8.47
62 votes
Directors: Ted Griffin
Writers: Nicholas Griffin
Sins of the Past

#4 - Sins of the Past

Season 1 - Episode 11

Hank gets a second shot at the rape case that got him ejected from the police department in a mystery spanning multiple time periods.

star 8.39
59 votes
Directors: Tucker Gates
Writers: Tim Minear
Manifest Destiny

#5 - Manifest Destiny

Season 1 - Episode 5

Hank and Britt deal with the widening scope of the Lindus conspiracy as they try to avoid the rap for a murder they (technically) didn't commit.

star 8.28
76 votes
Directors: Rian Johnson
Writers: Leslye Headland
Pimp Daddy

#6 - Pimp Daddy

Season 1 - Episode 9

While Hank recovers from his injury, Britt teams up with a transvestite hooker to solve the death of her friend.

star 8.22
63 votes
Directors: Adam Arkin
Writers: Kelly Wheeler, Shawn Ryan

#7 - Fustercluck

Season 1 - Episode 4

Robert Lindus is back with an unusual request from jail: he wants Hank and Britt to steal a quarter of a million dollars from him.

star 8.20
75 votes
Directors: Michael Offer
Writers: John Worley
Agua Caliente

#8 - Agua Caliente

Season 1 - Episode 8

Hank and Britt both work with their ex-partners to make it out of some hot water south of the border.

star 8.19
73 votes
Directors: John Dahl
Writers: Jon Worley, Phoef Sutton

#9 - Ring-a-Ding-Ding

Season 1 - Episode 6

Hank and Britt go on a wild goose chase through Ocean Beach while searching for an engagement ring.

star 8.04
78 votes
Directors: Billy Gierhart
Writers: Angela Kang
Missing Persons

#10 - Missing Persons

Season 1 - Episode 7

Hank and Britt help an amnesiac college student with the case of his missing identity.

star 8.00
67 votes
Directors: Michael Zinberg
Writers: Jed Seidel
Change Partners

#11 - Change Partners

Season 1 - Episode 3

In order to secure a loan, Hank must prove that the bank manager's wife is cheating on him. But what he discovers is much kinkier than infidelity.

star 7.99
83 votes
Directors: Guy Ferland
Writers: Phoef Sutton
Dog and Pony

#12 - Dog and Pony

Season 1 - Episode 2

Desperate for quick cash, Hank and Britt set out to capture escaped convict Mongo for a big reward.

star 7.76
97 votes
Directors: Clark Johnson
Writers: Jed Seidel, Shawn Ryan

#13 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1

A favor for an old drinking buddy leads Hank and Britt, down a rabbit-hole of corruption in deceptively sunny Ocean Beach.

star 7.68
122 votes
Directors: Craig Brewer
Writers: Ted Griffin