The BEST Episodes of The Spy

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 26, 2019

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

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

star 7.82
237 votes
Directors: Gideon Raff
Fish Gotta Swim

#2 - Fish Gotta Swim

Season 1 - Episode 5

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 7.70
243 votes
Directors: Gideon Raff
Alone in Damascus

#3 - Alone in Damascus

Season 1 - Episode 3

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
255 votes
Directors: Gideon Raff
The Odd Couples

#4 - The Odd Couples

Season 1 - Episode 4

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 7.61
240 votes
Directors: Gideon Raff
What's New, Buenos Aires?

#5 - What's New, Buenos Aires?

Season 1 - Episode 2

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

star 7.50
292 votes
Directors: Gideon Raff
The Immigrant

#6 - The Immigrant

Season 1 - Episode 1

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

star 7.38
349 votes
Directors: Gideon Raff