The BEST Episodes of The Spoils of Babylon

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 23, 2019

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

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

star 7.41
111 votes
Directors: Matt Piedmont
Writers: Andrew Steele, Matt Piedmont
The Rise of the Empire

#2 - The Rise of the Empire

Season 1 - Episode 4

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

star 7.30
80 votes
Directors: Matt Piedmont
Writers: Andrew Steele, Matt Piedmont
So Sweet the Bells

#3 - So Sweet the Bells

Season 1 - Episode 6

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

star 7.28
76 votes
Directors: Matt Piedmont
Writers: Andrew Steele, Matt Piedmont
The Age of the Bastard

#4 - The Age of the Bastard

Season 1 - Episode 5

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 7.27
71 votes
Directors: Matt Piedmont
Writers: Andrew Steele, Matt Piedmont
The Foundling

#5 - The Foundling

Season 1 - Episode 1

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 7.19
173 votes
Directors: Matt Piedmont
Writers: Andrew Steele, Matt Piedmont
Kicking the Habit

#6 - Kicking the Habit

Season 1 - Episode 3

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

star 7.04
85 votes
Directors: Matt Piedmont
Writers: Andrew Steele, Matt Piedmont