The BEST episodes of The Finder

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

From the creator of the hit series “Bones” comes “The Finder”. An Iraq war vet suffers a brain injury that triggers the ability to see connections between seemingly unrelated events, objects or people.

Last Updated: 12/7/2022Network:FOX
The Boy with the Bucket
1267 votes

#1 - The Boy with the Bucket

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 5/11/2012

When Langston, Walter's older brother comes to town, he asks Walter to go see their dying father whose last wish is for Walter to find his first love... Walter and Langston's mother. Additionally, a stolen painting he had previously found for a museum turns out to be fake, so now Walter must either find the original or return his finder's fee. Meanwhile, Willa struggles with her upcoming marriage to Timo, which is now only one week away.

Directors: Vahan Moosekian
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
The Inheritance
1237 votes

#2 - The Inheritance

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 4/27/2012

Isabel’s friend Joyce asks Walter to find the men who murdered her father, a racetrack aficionado. With the help of some horse-whispering, Walter discovers links to an inheritance Joyce was supposed to receive from her father, and to some mysterious men at the track whom Walter suspects are involved in her father’s death.

Directors: David Straiton
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
A Cinderella Story
1537 votes

#3 - A Cinderella Story

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/26/2012

A NASA scientist seeks Walter's help to find the matching pair of a red stiletto left behind by a woman he met at a bar. Walter uses the stiletto as the first clue to finding the missing woman but in the process he uncovers her shocking secret that winds up putting his own life in danger. Meanwhile, Willa exposes Leo's dark family secret, but when she tries to make amends with him, she gets herself into even more legal trouble.

Directors: Adam Arkin
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Voodoo Undo
1234 votes

#4 - Voodoo Undo

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 5/4/2012

Xavier Obispo, a mob boss in Miami, asks Walter to find a voodoo doll he is convinced was created to be used against him. Willa and Walter visit a witch who is annoyed by the fact that Walter does not take her art seriously, but decides to help them find the person that could have created the doll.

Directors: Daniel Sackheim
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Eye of the Storm
1360 votes

#5 - Eye of the Storm

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 3/8/2012

While a hurricane rages in Southern Florida, Walter helps Isabel find a missing high school girl from Ends of the Earth; the weather forces Willa's probation officer to hole up at the bar.

Directors: Alex Chappele
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Swing and a Miss
1364 votes

#6 - Swing and a Miss

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 2/2/2012

Isabel's new boyfriend Frank, an all-star baseball athlete, gets robbed, and Walter steps in to help find his stolen collectibles. But in the process, Walter learns Frank has lost something more meaningful than memorabilia. Then, to earn Willa's trust, Leo and Walter bring her in on the case.

Directors: Kevin Hooks
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
1653 votes

#7 - Bullets

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/19/2012

A former prison warden enlists the help of Walter to find a bullet that could prove the innocence of a death row inmate just days before his execution. Meanwhile, FBI psychologist - and Jeffersonian team member - Dr. Lance Sweets evaluates Walter's competency to consult on federal cases. In the process, Sweets begins to understand Walter's intangible gift and motivation to find the unfindable. Also, Willa attends a beach party and gets herself into trouble.

Directors: Terrence O'Hara
Writer: Matt MacLeod
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
The Conversation
1350 votes

#8 - The Conversation

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 4/20/2012

When a family employs Walter to find their missing father and husband, the only help they can offer is a partial voicemail recording of his last message to them. Also, Leo’s memories of his deceased wife and daughter bring new meaning to the case and the family they’re trying to reunite.

Directors: Jim Hayman
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Life After Death
1324 votes

#9 - Life After Death

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 4/6/2012

When new tracks are leaked from late rapper J-Stryke, music mogul Big Glade and his business savvy lawyer, Leo's former love interest, ask Walter to find the source of the illegally released music. As Walter pieces together the events that led to J-Stryke's death, he uncovers a more complicated history.

Directors: David Boreanaz
Writer: Nkechi Okoro
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
The Last Meal
1230 votes

#10 - The Last Meal

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 4/13/2012

Joe and Annie, a once-happily married couple, ate at The Bella Plata restaurant every year on their anniversary until mob boss Fico Vasquez closed it down. Now, to save his marriage, Joe asks Walter to help him find the meal over which he and his wife first fell in love.

Directors: Milan Cheylov
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Little Green Men
1379 votes

#11 - Little Green Men

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/23/2012

Dr. Jack Hodgins from the Jeffersonian team seeks Walter's help to find evidence that could expose extraterrestrial activity. Meanwhile, Timo and Willa struggle with their arranged marriage proclaimed by the head of their gypsy family.

Directors: Dwight Little
Writer: Will Pascoe
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
An Orphan Walks into a Bar
1786 votes

#12 - An Orphan Walks into a Bar

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/12/2012

After recovering one of John Fogerty’s beloved guitars, Iraq veteran Walter Sherman helps a teenage boy locate his missing father, a military pilot and war hero whose plane vanished after embarking on an undisclosed mission.

Directors: Daniel Sackheim
Writer: Hart Hanson
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
The Great Escape
1463 votes

#13 - The Great Escape

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 2/9/2012

An amateur magician's (Jonathan Slavin) assistant vanishes during an ambitious disappearing act; Leo asks Isabel for help finding Willa.

Directors: Seith Mann
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes

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