The BEST Episodes of The Returned (US)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 18, 2021

Network: A&E

A small town is turned upside down in the opener of this series, in which people who were thought to be dead suddenly reappear.

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#1 - Helen

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired May 4, 2015

Someone unexpectedly shows up and puts Chloe in danger. Peter makes a startling announcement and Helen sets her deadly plan for the town in motion.

star 7.82
408 votes
Directors: Deran Sarafian
Writers: Graham Roland

#2 - Peter

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired May 11, 2015

Rowan and Tommy's celebration is overshadowed by a mysterious premonition. Julie makes Victor face his tragic past. Camille realizes she will never be normal and Helen's plan meets a mysterious end.

star 7.75
402 votes
Directors: Deran Sarafian
Writers: Raelle Tucker

#3 - Claire

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 27, 2015

Claire's secret is revealed and Lena returns home. Police arrest the suspected killer who makes a full confession. Victor goes to extreme measures to protect Julie. Camille discovers her attempt to help has led to a horrifying result.

star 7.69
457 votes
Writers: Raelle Tucker

#4 - Victor

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 30, 2015

Lena is rushed to the hospital because of her scar, accusing Camille of hurting her. Rowan grows closer to Simon and discovers Tommy has an obsessive secret. Julie learns Victor may be involved in a horrific death.

star 7.68
534 votes
Directors: Charles Martin
Writers: Regina Corrado

#5 - Lucy

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Apr 13, 2015

Lucy miraculously recovers from the stabbing but realizes she is irrevocably changed. Claire and Jack scramble to find Lena as she receives help from Adam. Peter makes a frightening confession to Victor.

star 7.66
414 votes
Writers: Bronwyn Garrity

#6 - Rowan

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Apr 20, 2015

Camille opens up to the parents of the support group and tries to help them. Victor comes between Julie and Nikki. Rowan lashes out at Simon and makes a surprising choice.

star 7.60
459 votes
Writers: Gianna Sobol
Tony and Adam

#7 - Tony and Adam

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 6, 2015

Victor's disappearance from the community center brings Julie and Nikki together to look for him. Tony makes a confession that has a profound impact on Adam and Helen suspects the town may be evil.

star 7.55
491 votes
Writers: Graham Roland

#8 - Julie

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 23, 2015

Jack and Claire want to move in order for Camille to avoid a life of hiding, but in the meantime she pretends to be a cousin to get out of the house. Elsewhere, Lena discovers a mysterious scar on her back; and Victor has a run-in with a nosy neighbor.

star 7.51
550 votes
Directors: Charles Martin
Writers: Raelle Tucker

#9 - Simon

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 16, 2015

Simon pursues Rowan, complicating her feelings for Tommy. Jack and Claire decide to hide Camille's return while Tommy investigates a brutal attack in town that has similarities to attacks that occurred years before.

star 7.50
562 votes
Directors: Vincenzo Natali
Writers: Raelle Tucker

#10 - Camille

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 9, 2015

Residents of the small mountain town of Caldwell, Washington grapple with the mysterious return of their dead loved ones. With no memory of their deaths, and no awareness of the time that has passed in their absence, the returned struggle to reintegrate into a world that has changed without them.

star 7.43
810 votes
Directors: Keith Gordon
Writers: Carlton Cuse