The BEST Episodes of The Spoils of Babylon

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jun 11, 2020

Network: IFC

The dramatic lives of a family that has made a fortune in the oil business.

The War Within

#1 - The War Within

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 9, 2014

Jonas Morehouse digs for oil while his daughter and adopted son begin an affair.

star 7.54
199 votes
Directors: Matt Piedmont
Writers: Andrew Steele, Matt Piedmont
Kicking the Habit

#2 - Kicking the Habit

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 16, 2014

Devon and Lady Anne fall in love leaving Cynthia jealous and angry; in desperation, Devon turns to drugs and poetry.

star 7.17
172 votes
Directors: Matt Piedmont
Writers: Andrew Steele, Matt Piedmont
The Age of the Bastard

#3 - The Age of the Bastard

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jan 30, 2014

The forbidden love between Devon and Cynthia has become too much for Cynthia to handle; while visiting Devon, Cynthia confronts Dixie Melonworth; Cynthia's son Winston takes over the family business.

star 7.12
159 votes
Directors: Matt Piedmont
Writers: Andrew Steele, Matt Piedmont
The Rise of the Empire

#4 - The Rise of the Empire

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 23, 2014

The forbidden relationship and love between Devon and Cynthia continues; Devon and Cynthia don't agree on the future of the company.

star 6.99
168 votes
Directors: Matt Piedmont
Writers: Andrew Steele, Matt Piedmont
So Sweet the Bells

#5 - So Sweet the Bells

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 6, 2014

Winston stops at nothing to destroy his family; a Christmas party brings Cynthia, Devon, Winston and the Shah of Iran together.

star 6.76
164 votes
Directors: Matt Piedmont
Writers: Andrew Steele, Matt Piedmont
The Foundling

#6 - The Foundling

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 9, 2014

Best-selling novelist Eric Jonrosh sets the stage for "The Spoils of Babylon," his epic masterpiece of a family filled with lust, greed, and plenty of drama.

star 6.63
290 votes
Directors: Matt Piedmont
Writers: Andrew Steele, Matt Piedmont