The BEST Episodes of The A-Team

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 1, 2019

Network: NBC

The A-Team is about a group of ex-United States Army Special Forces personnel who work as soldiers of fortune, while on the run from the Army after being branded as war criminals for a crime they didn't commit.

Wheel of Fortune

#1 - Wheel of Fortune

Season 4 - Episode 13

Murdock's fortunes rise and fall as he uses Face's system to win big on "Wheel of Fortune" but then is kidnapped during a plot to steal a Soviet gunship.

star 8.58
36 votes
Directors: David Hemmings
Writers:
The Road to Hope

#2 - The Road to Hope

Season 4 - Episode 5

Hannibal poses as a wino to avoid being caught by the Army and stumbles onto a racket that involves killing the derelicts.

star 8.57
47 votes
Family Reunion

#3 - Family Reunion

Season 5 - Episode 8

A former political adviser offers to trade a diary for a reunion with his daughter- who Face is hitting on, but Murdock learns that the man may be Face's father and the daughter Face's sister.

star 8.43
46 votes
Directors: James Darren
Writers: Steven L. Sears
The Crystal Skull

#4 - The Crystal Skull

Season 5 - Episode 10

The A-Team's effort to secure a valuable religious artifact involves them with warring island tribes who mistake Murdoch for a God and some unusual missionaries.

star 8.39
38 votes
Writers: Bill Nuss
The Theory of Revolution

#5 - The Theory of Revolution

Season 5 - Episode 5

The outbreak of a revolution interferes with the planned rescue of three Americans from a Third World Country.

star 8.37
38 votes
Directors: Sidney Hayers
Writers: Burt Pearl, Steven L. Sears
Mind Games

#6 - Mind Games

Season 4 - Episode 9

Face quits the A-Team after receiving a full government pardon and quickly becomes a celebrity, the rest of the A-Team keeps an eye on him suspecting the pardon's not 100% legit.

star 8.36
47 votes
Writers: Stephen J. Cannell
Cowboy George

#7 - Cowboy George

Season 4 - Episode 16

Face believes he's booked country singer Cowboy George into one of the roughest dance halls in the Southwest, but his agent friend delivers Boy George instead.

star 8.36
39 votes
Directors: Tony Mordente
Writers: Stephen J. Cannell
Alive at Five

#8 - Alive at Five

Season 5 - Episode 7

Face plans to leave the A-Team but gets involved in the rescue of a newswoman from a paranoid mob chief.

star 8.34
35 votes
Directors: Craig R. Baxley
Writers: Bill Nuss
Waiting for Insane Wayne

#9 - Waiting for Insane Wayne

Season 4 - Episode 17

When Murdock gets mistaken for an insane mercenary the A-Team is drawn into a fight over property rights and an oil well.

star 8.34
38 votes
Directors: Craig R. Baxley
Writers: Frank Lupo, Stephen J. Cannell
Quarterback Sneak

#10 - Quarterback Sneak

Season 5 - Episode 4

The A-Team uses a football game as a cover to sneak a chemical warfare scientist out of East Germany.

star 8.33
36 votes
Directors: Craig R. Baxley
Writers: Paul Bernbaum
The Trouble with Harry

#11 - The Trouble with Harry

Season 4 - Episode 21

Hulk Hogan comes to visit B.A. but the reunion is interrupted by a cry for help from a troubled youth with an alcoholic father.

star 8.33
30 votes
Directors: David Hemmings
Writers:
Trial by Fire (2)

#12 - Trial by Fire (2)

Season 5 - Episode 2

The A-Team's court martial begins and a surprising motive for the death of Colonel Morrison is revealed.

star 8.27
48 votes
Directors: Sidney Hayers
Writers: Tom Blomquist
Incident at Crystal Lake

#13 - Incident at Crystal Lake

Season 3 - Episode 25

The A-Team's planned fishing vacation at a lakeside retreat is ruined when Decker and his men show up.

star 8.26
47 votes
Directors: Tony Mordente
Writers: Frank Lupo
Point of No Return

#14 - Point of No Return

Season 5 - Episode 9

Stockwell refuses to allow the A-Team to go after Hannibal when he fails to check in while on a solo mission in hostile territory.

star 8.25
40 votes
Directors: Bob Bralver
Writers: Burt Pearl
Beneath the Surface

#15 - Beneath the Surface

Season 4 - Episode 19

Face returns to his orphanage for a reunion and meets an old friend's sister, who's worried about her brother's disappearance, and an old girlfriend, who is in cahoots with Fulbright to trap Face for the reward.

star 8.25
36 votes
Writers: Danny Lee Cole
Members Only

#16 - Members Only

Season 4 - Episode 15

Face's chances of getting into an exclusive country club are severely hampered by the A-Team's battles on club property with a crooked bank president.

star 8.25
40 votes
Directors: Tony Mordente
Writers: Bill Nuss
Showdown!

#17 - Showdown!

Season 3 - Episode 9

Col. Lynch stakes out a Wild West show that has been terrorized by a group of A-Team impostors, sure that the real guys won't be able to ignore them.

star 8.25
57 votes
Directors: James Fargo
Writers: Milt Rosen
Without Reservations

#18 - Without Reservations

Season 5 - Episode 13

Frankie and Face visit Murdock at his job in a restaurant, and all three become hostages of mobsters out to kill a patron, the US Attorney General.

star 8.23
44 votes
Writers: Bill Nuss
Judgment Day (2)

#19 - Judgment Day (2)

Season 4 - Episode 2

The A-Team goes to Italy to rescue a judge's daughter from mobsters, then must spend the journey home aboard an oceanliner dodging the boys trying to get her back.

star 8.23
31 votes
The Doctor is Out

#20 - The Doctor is Out

Season 4 - Episode 11

The A-Team travels to South America to find Murdock's psychiatrist, accompanied by a woman claiming to be his daughter.

star 8.21
39 votes
Directors: David Hemmings
Writers:
There Goes the Neighborhood

#21 - There Goes the Neighborhood

Season 4 - Episode 10

The A-Team moves a rock star threatened with kidnapping into a quiet suburban neighborhood, which doesn't stay quite for long.

star 8.20
45 votes
Directors: Dennis Donnelly
Writers: Bill Nuss
The Big Squeeze

#22 - The Big Squeeze

Season 3 - Episode 15

The A-Team opens its own restaurant to lure a ruthless loan shark who has other restaurant owners terrified.

star 8.20
51 votes
Directors: Arnold Laven
Writers: Stephen J. Cannell
Lease with an Option to Die

#23 - Lease with an Option to Die

Season 4 - Episode 4

Some muscle men make a big mistake when they try to force B.A.'s momma out of her apartment.

star 8.20
51 votes
The Duke of Whispering Pines

#24 - The Duke of Whispering Pines

Season 4 - Episode 18

One of B.A.'s old girlfriends has a problem; her husband, B.A.'s old college rival, has disappeared.

star 8.19
42 votes
Directors: Sidney Hayers
Writers: Joyce E. Ehrich
Blood, Sweat and Cheers

#25 - Blood, Sweat and Cheers

Season 4 - Episode 8

Someone sabotages a car at a regional stock-car race and attracts the A-Team's attention-the car belongs to Hannibal's nephew.

star 8.19
43 votes
Directors: Sidney Hayers
Writers: Tom Blomquist