The BEST Episodes of The Saint

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jun 9, 2020

Network: ITV1

Simon Templar is The Saint - adored by women, feared by his adversaries and a constant thorn in the side of police forces everywhere. A smooth-talking adventurer, the Saint goes in where angels fear to tread. Always where the action is, he courts danger with a smile, but his charm can sometimes be a lethal weapon. The Saint is always on a mission of mercy or intrigue, with a beautiful woman close at hand. He's Sir Lancelot without armor. A formidable enemy, an unwavering friend.

Vendetta for the Saint (1)

#1 - Vendetta for the Saint (1)

Season 6 - Episode 15 - Aired Jan 5, 1969

The Saint is put under pressure when he starts a vendetta against syndicate bosses.

star 9.54
35 votes
Writers: Harry W. Junkin, John Kruse
The Revolution Racket

#2 - The Revolution Racket

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 5, 1964

A South American police Captain moonlights as an arms dealer.

star 9.50
34 votes
Writers: Terry Nation
Escape Route

#3 - Escape Route

Season 5 - Episode 14 - Aired Dec 30, 1966

Simon gets himself put in jail to infiltrate a gang specializing in jail breaks.

star 9.49
37 votes
Directors: Roger Moore
Writers: Michael Winder
The Saint Sees It Through

#4 - The Saint Sees It Through

Season 2 - Episode 27 - Aired Mar 19, 1964

Simon is called upon by the U.N. to investigate art smuggling.

star 9.47
36 votes
Writers: Ian Martin (III)
Jeannine

#5 - Jeannine

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 22, 1964

Simon becomes interested in an oriental diplomat's pearl necklace.

star 9.47
36 votes
Writers: Terry Nation
Vendetta for the Saint (2)

#6 - Vendetta for the Saint (2)

Season 6 - Episode 16 - Aired Jan 12, 1969

The Saint is put under pressure when he starts a vendetta against syndicate bosses.

star 9.47
36 votes
Writers: Harry W. Junkin, John Kruse
The Ex-King of Diamonds

#7 - The Ex-King of Diamonds

Season 6 - Episode 17 - Aired Jan 19, 1969

An ex-king cheats at cards to regain his fortune.

star 9.47
36 votes
Directors: Alvin Rakoff
Writers: Alvin Rakoff, John Kruse
The Loving Brothers

#8 - The Loving Brothers

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 19, 1964

In Australia, Simon helps an old prospector has just struck a fortune keep it away from his greedy sons.

star 9.44
36 votes
Writers: John Graeme
The Saint Steps In

#9 - The Saint Steps In

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 12, 1964

A revolutionary new textile formula gets stolen.

star 9.42
38 votes
Writers: John Kruse
A Double in Diamonds

#10 - A Double in Diamonds

Season 5 - Episode 24 - Aired May 5, 1967

Simon is led into a plot to steal a necklace while investigating the murder of a jeweler.

star 9.42
38 votes
Writers: Harry W. Junkin
When Spring Is Sprung

#11 - When Spring Is Sprung

Season 5 - Episode 26 - Aired Jun 2, 1967

A pretty girl lures Simon into a plot to free a Soviet spy, who is waiting trail in London.

star 9.40
35 votes
Directors: Jim O'Connolly
Writers: Michael Pertwee
The Gadic Collection

#12 - The Gadic Collection

Season 5 - Episode 27 - Aired Jun 25, 1967

Simon is the prime suspect when an antique collection disappears from Istanbul Museum.

star 9.40
35 votes
Directors: Freddie Francis
Writers: Philip Broadley
To Kill a Saint

#13 - To Kill a Saint

Season 5 - Episode 19 - Aired Feb 24, 1967

After an attempted assassination Simon tries to find out who has a contract out on him.

star 9.37
38 votes
Directors: Robert Asher
Writers: Michael Winder
Locate and Destroy

#14 - Locate and Destroy

Season 5 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 16, 1966

In South America, the Saint helps an Israeli agent capture a fugitive Nazi.

star 9.36
39 votes
Directors: Leslie Norman
Writers: John Stanton
The Art Collectors

#15 - The Art Collectors

Season 5 - Episode 18 - Aired Jan 27, 1967

Simon meets several people who are after 3 lost Da Vinci's.

star 9.36
39 votes
Directors: Roy Ward Baker
Writers: Michael Pertwee
Legacy for the Saint

#16 - Legacy for the Saint

Season 6 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 13, 1968

The Saint masterminds a murder caper.

star 9.35
37 votes
Directors: Roy Ward Baker
Writers: Michael Winder
The Death Penalty

#17 - The Death Penalty

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 3, 1964

The Saint uncovers a vicious vice ring in Southern France.

star 9.33
36 votes
Writers: Ian Stuart Black
The Invisible Millionaire

#18 - The Invisible Millionaire

Season 2 - Episode 22 - Aired Feb 13, 1964

A man seriously injured in an auto accident is very rich.

star 9.33
39 votes
Writers: Kenneth Hayles
Sibao

#19 - Sibao

Season 3 - Episode 21 - Aired Feb 25, 1965

Simon encounters a young girl who is involved with voodoo.

star 9.31
35 votes
Writers: Terry Nation
The Counterfeit Countess

#20 - The Counterfeit Countess

Season 5 - Episode 20 - Aired Mar 3, 1967

Simon is on the trail of counterfeit money.

star 9.31
36 votes
Directors: Leslie Norman
Writers: Philip Broadley
The Master Plan

#21 - The Master Plan

Season 6 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 17, 1968

The Saint tangles with dope smugglers.

star 9.30
37 votes
Directors: Leslie Norman
Writers: Harry W. Junkin
The Power Artists

#22 - The Power Artists

Season 5 - Episode 25 - Aired May 19, 1967

Simon gets framed for murder after a visit to an artist's studio.

star 9.28
36 votes
Directors: Leslie Norman
Writers: John Kruse
The Russian Prisoner

#23 - The Russian Prisoner

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 14, 1966

A Russian Physicist wants to defect to the United States.

star 9.27
41 votes
Writers: Harry W. Junkin
The Charitable Countess

#24 - The Charitable Countess

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 20, 1962

A gang of Italian street urchins rob charity balls.

star 9.26
46 votes
Writers: Dick Sharples, Gerald Kelsey
The Rough Diamonds

#25 - The Rough Diamonds

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 21, 1963

The Saint is the prime suspect in a diamond robbery.

star 9.26
39 votes
Writers: Bill Strutton