The BEST Episodes of The Dead Files
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jan 26, 2020
Network: Travel Channel
On The Dead Files, physical medium Amy Allan and retired NYPD homicide detective Steve Di Schiavi, combine their unique and often conflicting skills to solve unexplained paranormal phenomena in haunted locations across America.
#1 - Revisited: Master of the Damned and Ghosts of Deadwood
Season 4 - Episode 20 - Aired Dec 27, 2014
Steve and Amy reveal new information about their previous investigations of paranormal encounters at a retired police detective's home in Potsdam, NY, and the historic Fairmont Hotel and Casino in Deadwood, SD.
#2 - Revisited: Innocent Blood & Fractured
Season 4 - Episode 21 - Aired Jan 3, 2015
A couple in Upstate New York perform several cleansing rituals in an attempt to reclaim their home from what they believe to be an evil presence; and sisters in St. Louis try to rid their abode of the aggressive entities they claim are lurking within.
#3 - Absorbed
Season 11 - Episode 12 - Aired Sep 26, 2019
Steve and Amy head to a horse farm in Hartford, Wisconsin, where a family is threatened by dark forces. Steve discovers that the previous owner fell into religious mania and insanity, while Amy encounters a shadow person preying on the living.
#4 - Revisited: Afflicted and Torn Apart
Season 5 - Episode 20 - Aired Dec 19, 2015
#5 - Spellbound
Season 2 - Episode 25 - Aired May 10, 2013
Steve and Amy head to Virginia to investigate reports of paranormal activity. While Steve discovers the home was a former slave plantation, Amy confronts several spirits, including an entity she believes is planning to destroy the home.
#6 - Revisited: Eternal Hatred and Intolerance
Season 5 - Episode 17 - Aired Nov 28, 2015
#7 - Revisited: House of Mirrors and The Obsession
Season 5 - Episode 19 - Aired Dec 12, 2015
#8 - Dead Rising
Season 10 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 17, 2018
Steve and Amy travel to Alabama to help a family being torn apart by menacing entities hellbent on destroying their home and business. During her walk, Amy encounters a vicious group of dead men and a powerful shadow man who torments the living.
#9 - Damaged - Winchester, Kentucky
Season 10 - Episode 13 - Aired Sep 7, 2018
#10 - Cursed
Season 10 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 10, 2018
Steve and Amy travel to Pinellas Park, FL, to investigate a mom's claims that ever since her son moved in, paranormal activity has gotten violent and out of control. During his investigation, Steve learns about two deaths associated with the house, and Amy fears a living person that dabbled in witchcraft lured dark entities to the home to curse the family.
#11 - The Cult
Season 10 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 27, 2018
Steve and Amy travel to Chatsworth, California, to help a terrified woman who believes her house is trying to kill her. Steve discovers the property has a connection with two cults, including one of the most famous cult leaders in American history. During her walk, Amy discovers that the owner is unknowingly attracting the dead and demons in the home will stop at nothing to torment the living.
#12 - Revisited: The Dark One and Deranged
Season 5 - Episode 18 - Aired Dec 5, 2015
#13 - Not My Child
Season 11 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 1, 2019
Steve DiSchiavi and Amy Allan travel to Jefferson City, Missouri, where a family has had to abandon their new home in order to escape the intense paranormal activity inside of it. Even worse, they’re worried their young daughter has been possessed by one of the dark entities tormenting them.
#14 - Revisited: The Soul Collector and Deadly Gift
Season 2 - Episode 23 - Aired Apr 26, 2013
Steve and Amy reveal new information about previous investigations of paranormal activity at a home in Parkersburg, WV and a family business in Wichita, KS.
#15 - Revisited: Feeding Grounds and The Aftermath
Season 5 - Episode 16 - Aired Nov 21, 2015
Steven and Amy reopen an investigation of frightening paranormal activity at a bed-and-breakfast in Oregon. Also: They check up on a terrified family's home in Florida, during which one of their producers has a disturbing experience.
#16 - Driven to Kill
Season 12 - Episode 1 - Aired Dec 3, 2019
Steve and Amy travel to Toledo, Ohio, where a family faces a daily onslaught of aggressive paranormal activity. Steve uncovers a grisly string of murders committed near the property, while Amy encounters a twisted spirit intent on harming the living.
#17 - Deadly Intentions - New Franken, Wisconsin
Season 10 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 29, 2018
Steve and Amy investigate violent activity in New Franken, Wisconsin, that's ruining a woman's hopes of opening her dream business. While Steve learns of two tragedies in the area, Amy encounters an army of shadow people hellbent on death, doom and destruction.
#18 - Town of the Dead
Season 12 - Episode 2 - Aired Dec 10, 2019
Steve and Amy travel to Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, where a single mother claims the dead are attacking her three children. The activity is getting more dangerous by the day, and she's worried if it can't be stopped someone is going to die.
#19 - Lost Souls
Season 11 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 8, 2019
Steve and Amy travel to New London, Wisconsin, where a family is on the brink of destruction due to powerful paranormal activity. The parents fear one of their children may have summoned a demonic entity through a spirit board.
#20 - Revisited: The Creeper and Madhouse
Season 5 - Episode 21 - Aired Dec 26, 2015
#21 - Surrounded
Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Jun 8, 2012
Amy and Steve investigate paranormal sightings at a historic Cedar Park, TX homestead. Whether seeing apparitions in their trees or witnessing shadow figures in their fields, the current residents are terrified of their rental home.
#22 - Killing Fields - Springfield, Ohio
Season 10 - Episode 12 - Aired Aug 31, 2018
#23 - Rage
Season 11 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 19, 2019
Amy and Steve travel to Lynchburg, Ohio, where a former MMA fighter is being attacked by something she can't fight. During her late night walk of the property, Amy encounters a shadowy spider woman whose goal is to meld with a living person.
#24 - The Bethlehem Haunting
Season 10 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 13, 2018
Steve and Amy investigate violent paranormal activity terrorizing a vulnerable mother and her young child. During her late night walk, Amy encounters several entities, including a dead man who is hell-bent on possessing and tormenting the living.
#25 - The Gateway
Season 12 - Episode 3 - Aired Dec 17, 2019
Steve and Amy travel to Wakefield, Massachusetts, where a young mother fears a gateway to the afterlife has brought unwanted guests into her grandmother's home. With the activity getting worse by the day, it's only a matter of time before someone is hurt.