The Boondocks

The BEST episodes of The Boondocks

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

Two black boys, Riley and Huey Freeman, experience a culture clash when they move from the South side of Chicago to the "boondocks" to live with their grandfather.

Last Updated: 7/2/2022Network: Adult Swim
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Stinkmeaner 3: The Hateocracy
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8.35
385 votes

#1 - Stinkmeaner 3: The Hateocracy

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 5/30/2010

The Freemans are in trouble when Stinkmeaner's gang decide to come after them in retaliation for his death

Directors: Sung Dae Kang
Home Alone
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8.32
338 votes

#2 - Home Alone

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 12/17/2007

Granddad takes a vacation, leaving the boys alone, but just who is in charge?

Directors: Dan Fausett
Watch Now:Amazon
Stinkmeaner Strikes Back
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8.25
407 votes

#3 - Stinkmeaner Strikes Back

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/29/2007

Huey has a dream of Stinkmeaner and Granddad says that he was a menace and he sent him to hell like he deserves. Stinkmeaner's spirit later inhabits Tom Dubois' body and goes looking for revenge against Granddad. Huey must stop him from killing Granddad.

Directors: Seung Eun Kim
The Fundraiser
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8.19
436 votes

#4 - The Fundraiser

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 6/13/2010

Riley organizes a fundraiser with Cindy McPhearson and other kids from Woodcrest.

Directors: Sung Dae Kang
Smokin With Cigarettes
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8.12
467 votes

#5 - Smokin With Cigarettes

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 6/6/2010

When Riley befriends juvenile felon Lamilton Taeshawn, he is having the best time of his life as they go around, causing trouble. Things take a turn for the worst when Lamilton wants to cause more than just trouble when he shows Riley a real handgun... A parody of the now infamous web video where the little boy steals his grandma's Durango and goes joy riding after she refuses to buy him chicken wings at the grocery store.

Directors: Sung Dae Kang
The Fried Chicken Flu
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8.07
389 votes

#6 - The Fried Chicken Flu

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired 8/1/2010

When a chicken franchise run out of its newest recipe introduction, things go from bad to worse when a viral outbreak is linked to the same chicken. Thankfully, Huey has prepared a survival outline in just such an emergency, but it's all threatened when no one can seem to stick to the simple plan.

Directors: Sung Dae Kang
Shinin'
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8.06
326 votes

#7 - Shinin'

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/26/2007

Riley joins Thugnificent's Lethal Injection crew. Meanwhile, a local bully steals Riley's prized chain.

The Red Ball
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8.04
402 votes

#8 - The Red Ball

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 5/16/2010

Kickball legend Huey Freeman returns after a self-imposed exile from the game.

Directors: Young Chan Kim
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The Uncle Ruckus Reality Show
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8.04
350 votes

#9 - The Uncle Ruckus Reality Show

Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired 3/23/2008

Uncle Ruckus is given his own reality show by BET.

Directors: Seung Eun Kim
A Date With the Booty Warrior
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8.03
450 votes

#10 - A Date With the Booty Warrior

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired 6/27/2010

Having conquered his fear of prison rape, Tom volunteers to lead Huey, Riley, and some classmates on a trip to jail as part of a Scared Stiff program. But when a riot breaks out, Tom has to get the kids, and his delicate backside, out of jail in one piece.

Directors: Young Chan Kim
Breaking Granddad
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8.02
303 votes

#11 - Breaking Granddad

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired 5/5/2014

The Freemans sell an explosive hair product and contend with the black market.

Directors: Dae Woo Lee
The Story of Thugnificent
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7.98
478 votes

#12 - The Story of Thugnificent

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 11/5/2007

The infamous rapper Thugnificent moves to the neighbourhood with his friends Macktastic and Flonominal, eventually leading to Granddad becoming annoyed with his new neighbours. Their feud inspires Thugnificent to create a diss-track called "Eff Granddad".

Directors: Seung Eun Kim
The Passion of Reverend Ruckus
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7.98
445 votes

#13 - The Passion of Reverend Ruckus

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired 3/19/2006

While Ruckus spreads the word of White Jesus to get into White Heaven, Huey desperately tries to save his friend from death row.

Directors: Sean Song
The Story of Catcher Freeman
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7.97
268 votes

#14 - The Story of Catcher Freeman

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired 1/28/2008

Huey and Riley listen to different perspectives on the story of their ancestor Catcher Freeman.

Directors: Dan Fausett
Mr. Medicinal
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7.97
190 votes

#15 - Mr. Medicinal

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired 7/18/2010

After a checkup, a doctor warns Granddad that he could die any day if he doesn't get his stress levels down. Not wanting to become dependent on pills, he decides to take Thugnificent's suggestion and turns to marijuana.

Directors: Sung Hoon Kim
Return of the King
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7.95
454 votes

#16 - Return of the King

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 1/15/2006

When Martin Luther King Jr. comes out of a coma after 32 years and finds himself thrust into the 21st and life in the post "September 11th" lunacy, his "turn the other cheek" philosophy quickly takes him from beloved national hero to dispised terrorist sympathizer.

Directors: Kalvin Lee
Watch Now:Amazon
Invasion of the Katrinians
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7.91
389 votes

#17 - Invasion of the Katrinians

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 12/10/2007

Jericho Freeman, Granddad's cousin, and his family, who were displaced by Hurricane Katrina, arrive at the Freeman's home looking for a place to stay. Granddad reluctantly allows the family to stay, but is soon trying to get rid of them.

Directors: Dan Fausett
The Color Ruckus
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7.91
306 votes

#18 - The Color Ruckus

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired 8/8/2010

On a final visit to Woodcrest, Ruckus's terminally ill Nana wants to die in Robert Freeman's house.

Directors: Young Chan Kim
... Or Die Trying
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7.88
507 votes

#19 - ... Or Die Trying

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 10/8/2007

Granddad, Huey, Riley and Jazmine must avoid guards after they sneak in to a theatre to watch Soul Plane 2: The Blackjacking.

Directors: Seung Eun Kim
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Granddad's Fight
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7.87
684 votes

#20 - Granddad's Fight

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 11/27/2005

Grandad and Colonel Stinkmeaner have a beef. One man's blind. One man's feeble. Both are really, really old. Let "The Slugfest In Woodcrest" commence!

The Story of Gangstalicious Part 2
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7.84
320 votes

#21 - The Story of Gangstalicious Part 2

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired 2/4/2008

Granddad worries about Riley's sexuality when he notices that he begins to dress and act like "in-the-closet" rapper, Gangstalicious.

Directors: Seung Eun Kim
It's Goin Down
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7.83
283 votes

#22 - It's Goin Down

Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired 8/15/2010

A terror attack near Woodcrest is imminent, and retired domestic terrorist Huey Freeman is the main suspect. With super-agent Jack Flowers on his tail and Ed and Rummy on the loose, can anyone save the day?

Directors: Sung Hoon Kim
Attack of the Killer Kung-Fu Wolf Bitch
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7.83
437 votes

#23 - Attack of the Killer Kung-Fu Wolf Bitch

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/19/2007

After many failed attempts at online dating, Granddad finally meets a beautiful woman named Luna… who just happens to be a psycho.

Pretty Boy Flizzy
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7.83
399 votes

#24 - Pretty Boy Flizzy

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired 4/21/2014

Pretty Boy Flizzy is arrested for armed robbery while in town, and Tom agrees to be his lawyer.

Directors: Hea Young Jung
Thank You for Not Snitching
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7.83
498 votes

#25 - Thank You for Not Snitching

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/22/2007

Two men are invading homes, and Riley and Granddad are refusing to speak to the police. It gets worse when Granddad's car, Dorothy, gets stolen by the robbers. If Riley and Granddad still refuse, worse things may be in store.

Directors: Seung Eun Kim

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