The Best Episodes of The Haunting of Hill House

Last Updated: Dec 6, 2018

Flashing between past and present, a fractured family confronts haunting memories of their old home and the terrifying events that drove them from it.

The Bent-Neck Lady

#1 - The Bent-Neck Lady

Season 1 - Episode 5

A dark specter with an unsettling silhouette has haunted Nell since she was a girl. Now "the Bent-Neck Lady" is back -- and she's calling Nell home.

star 8.49
1,155 votes
Directors: Mike Flanagan
Writers: Meredith Averill
Two Storms

#2 - Two Storms

Season 1 - Episode 6

It's a reunion for all the wrong reasons when Hugh flies in for the funeral, coming face to face with his estranged children on a dark, stormy night.

star 8.35
1,124 votes
Directors: Mike Flanagan
Writers: Jeff Howard, Mike Flanagan
Silence Lay Steadily

#3 - Silence Lay Steadily

Season 1 - Episode 10

The Red Room's contents are finally revealed as the Crains return to the house to confront old ghosts, unspeakable secrets and an insatiable evil.

star 8.28
1,035 votes
Directors: Mike Flanagan
Writers: Mike Flanagan
Witness Marks

#4 - Witness Marks

Season 1 - Episode 8

A familiar terror revisits Shirley and Theo on Halloween night as Hugh and Steve go looking for Luke, who disappeared on a deadly errand.

star 8.27
1,024 votes
Directors: Mike Flanagan
Writers: Jeff Howard, Rebecca Klingel
Screaming Meemies

#5 - Screaming Meemies

Season 1 - Episode 9

While struggling to discern dreams from reality, Olivia fears for her children's safety, a motherly instinct Mrs. Dudley urges her to embrace.

star 8.24
1,020 votes
Directors: Mike Flanagan
Writers: Meredith Averill
Touch

#6 - Touch

Season 1 - Episode 3

Keenly perceptive Theo sees shades of herself in a troubled young patient, a girl who's haunted by the menacing grin of "Mr. Smiley."

star 8.11
1,186 votes
Directors: Mike Flanagan
Writers: Liz Phang
The Twin Thing

#7 - The Twin Thing

Season 1 - Episode 4

Still wrestling with addiction -- and an unshakable fright -- a frantic Luke tries to save a friend while sensing his twin sister is in danger.

star 8.09
1,138 votes
Directors: Mike Flanagan
Writers: Scott Kosar
Eulogy

#8 - Eulogy

Season 1 - Episode 7

As the Crains gather to say their final goodbyes, a flashback reveals Mr. Dudley's connection to the house -- and exposes a secret in the walls.

star 8.01
1,030 votes
Directors: Mike Flanagan
Writers: Charise Castro Smith
Steven Sees a Ghost

#9 - Steven Sees a Ghost

Season 1 - Episode 1

While investigating a ghost story for his latest novel, a skeptical Steven receives a call from his sister that triggers a chain of fateful events.

star 7.75
1,517 votes
Directors: Mike Flanagan
Writers: Mike Flanagan
Open Casket

#10 - Open Casket

Season 1 - Episode 2

A devastating family tragedy stirs memories of traumatic losses, reminding Shirley of her first brush with death -- and awakening long-dormant fears.

star 7.68
1,271 votes
Directors: Mike Flanagan
Writers: Mike Flanagan