The BEST Episodes of The Purge
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jan 29, 2020
Network: USA Network
In an altered America ruled by a totalitarian political party, The Purge is a 12-hour period every year when all crime - including murder - is legal. As the clock winds down to the start of this year’s Purge, several seemingly unrelated characters in a small city are forced to reckon with their past as they discover how far they will go to survive the night.
#1 - This Is Not a Test
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 15, 2019
Four interconnected characters navigate the aftermath of the Purge over the ensuing year.
#2 - 7:01am
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 17, 2019
As Purge Night rages on, Esme, Ryan, Marcus and Ben fight for their lives and their loved ones.
#3 - Before the Sirens
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 3, 2019
Purge Night looms. Ryan and Esme put a plan in motion. Marcus readies for a showdown. Ben spirals.
#4 - A Nation Reborn
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 6, 2018
Penelope takes charge. Miguel and Pete grapple with an unexpected enemy.
#5 - Hail Mary
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 10, 2019
People risk it all to settle scores and do what's right on Purge Night. If only they can survive.
#6 - Blindspots
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 29, 2019
The residual effects of Purge Night infect the lives of Ryan, Marcus, and Esme.
#7 - Everything Is Fine
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 22, 2019
The city cleans up last night's Purge, but Ryan, Marcus, Esme and Ben can't shake its effects.
#8 - Should I Stay or Should I Go
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 26, 2019
Marcus' family makes a tough decision. Esme and Ryan risk it all. Ben destroys someone he loves.
#9 - House of Mirrors
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 12, 2019
In the world of The Purge, Ryan, Marcus, Esme, and Ben learn that some lines can't be un-crossed.
#10 - I Will Participate
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 30, 2018
Joe debates the Purge with Jane. Miguel teams up with Pete to rescue Penelope.
#11 - Happy Holidays
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 19, 2019
Marcus sinks into darkness. Esme is on the run. Ben returns home. Ryan gets an unexpected visitor.
#12 - The Giving Time Is Here
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 23, 2018
Lila grapples with rejection. Miguel and Penelope seek the safety of the Cantina.
#13 - Lovely Dark and Deep
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 16, 2018
Miguel and Penelope hike the forest. Jane must endure David's party. Rick doubts Lila's intentions.
#14 - Grief Box
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 5, 2019
Marcus confronts his past. Esme learns the truth. Ryan changes his plan. Ben seeks understanding.
#15 - The Forgotten
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 9, 2018
Joe remembers the past while Miguel confronts Henry. Jane learns a dark truth about David Ryker.
#16 - Rise Up
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 2, 2018
Catalina warns Jenna. Henry torments Penelope. Jane goes on a ride along with the Matron Saints.
#17 - The Urge to Purge
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 18, 2018
Penelope prepares for her sacrifice. Rick and Jenna weigh the cost of closing their business deal.
#18 - Take What's Yours
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 11, 2018
Jane considers the morality of Purge while Miguel searches for Pete the Cop.
#19 - What is America?
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 4, 2018
Once a year, any and all crime -- including murder -- is legal in America for a period of 12 hours.
#20 - Release the Beast
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 25, 2018
Jane must leave the office while Lila consoles Jenna. Penelope is thrust into the Carnival of Flesh.