The BEST Episodes of The Spy

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jul 5, 2020

Network: Netflix

Legendary Israeli spy, Eli Cohen manages to embed himself in Syrian high society and rise through the ranks of the Syrian regime, but is forced to pay an immense sacrifice that has had lasting consequences in the Middle East politics to this day.


#1 - Home

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 6, 2019

While Israel prepares to strike a Syrian target identified by Eli, suspicion closes in around him. Retaliation is swift—and ruthless.

star 7.84
332 votes
Directors: Gideon Raff
Fish Gotta Swim

#2 - Fish Gotta Swim

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 6, 2019

After a bloody coup, Eli insinuates himself closer to the center of Syrian power. But the emotional demands of the job take a severe toll.

star 7.68
336 votes
Directors: Gideon Raff
The Odd Couples

#3 - The Odd Couples

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 6, 2019

Eli's mission takes a dangerous turn as he tries to report on a secret military installation. Back home, Nadia struggles to raise the children alone.

star 7.64
333 votes
Directors: Gideon Raff
Alone in Damascus

#4 - Alone in Damascus

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 6, 2019

Eli makes an influential ally. Though early operations in Damascus quickly bear fruit, Dan fears Eli's bold methods will get him killed.

star 7.62
351 votes
Directors: Gideon Raff
What's New, Buenos Aires?

#5 - What's New, Buenos Aires?

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 6, 2019

Solidifying his cover identity in Buenos Aires, Eli makes a serendipitous connection. But his fervor puts the entire mission in jeopardy.

star 7.43
392 votes
Directors: Gideon Raff
The Immigrant

#6 - The Immigrant

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 6, 2019

Desperate to get an agent inside Syria, Mossad recruits Egyptian-born Eli Cohen and puts him through a crash course in spycraft.

star 7.35
468 votes
Directors: Gideon Raff