The BEST episodes of The Mentalist
Every episode of The Mentalist ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of The Mentalist!
When mentalist Patrick Jane insults a vengeful serial killer, Red John, his loved ones are brutally killed. Faced with the horrifying consequences of misusing his gift for observation and misdirection, Jane lends his skills to the California Bureau of Investigation, all the while hoping that his connections within the CBI will give him the opportunity to track down and revenge himself upon Red John.
#4 - Blue Bird
Season 6 - Episode 22 - Aired 5/18/2014
A new lead in a cold case requires Lisbon to delay her plans to leave for Washington, D.C., giving Jane time to finally come to terms with his feelings for her and decide on a course of action.Watch Now:AmazonApple TV
#7 - Red John
Season 6 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/24/2013
Patrick Jane finally comes face-to-face with Red John, the serial killer he’s tracked since the madman murdered his wife and daughter. For 10 years, Jane has doggedly hunted his nemesis in his search for justice.Watch Now:AmazonApple TV
#8 - Scarlet Ribbons
Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/22/2011
After being imprisoned Patrick Jane has to prove that the man he shot really was Red John. Meanwhile, Lisbon is trying to persuade Van Pelt to seek counselling in the aftermath of her fiancé's death.
#15 - His Red Right Hand
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/19/2009
The CBI team is faced with a violent and shocking crime in their own office, but must work the case in spite of their alarm of who may be behind it. Meanwhile, Rigsby and Van Pelt are definitely an "item".Watch Now:AmazonApple TV
#17 - Red Rover, Red Rover
Season 4 - Episode 23 - Aired 5/10/2012
Red John taunts Jane on the ninth anniversary of his wife and daughter's death. With Jane's attention diverted and his concentration wavering, the current investigation and his CBI career are put at risk.
#20 - Cheap Burgundy
Season 4 - Episode 17 - Aired 3/8/2012
When Agent Susan Darcy asks Jane for help with an investigation, he suspects her motives; the team handles the murder of a woman who was killed after meeting someone in a chat room.
#21 - Red John's Friends
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 1/6/2009
Patrick Jane, enticed by the promise from a convicted murder that he'll reveal information about Red John upon his release, becomes singularly focused and quits the CBI in order to prove the prisoner is innocent.