The BEST Episodes of Time After Time (2017)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 5, 2019

Network: ABC (US)

A young H.G. Wells travels through centuries, decades and days in the time machine he created. In the pursuit of the charismatic Dr. John Stevenson, better known as “Jack the Ripper,” Wells arrives in modern day New York City, searching for Stevenson after the doctor escapes authorities in Wells’ London home. But instead of the Utopia he imagined, Wells finds a world more aligned with Stevenson’s temperament ...

Out of Time

#1 - Out of Time

Season 1 - Episode 3

H.G. and Jane rush to repair the damaged time machine before Dr. John Stevenson – now better known as "The Key Killer" – strikes again. Meanwhile, Vanessa must decide whether or not to confide in Griffin

star 7.72
1,105 votes
Directors: Steve Shill
Writers: Gabrielle Stanton
The Second Hand Unwinds

#2 - The Second Hand Unwinds

Season 1 - Episode 12

Hurt and betrayed, Dr. John Stevenson sets his sights on H.G. and moves forward in a plan for the ultimate revenge by destroying him and those he cares about forever. When H.G. learns of his plan, however, he takes matters into his own hands, finding himself in a place he could never have imagined in his wildest dreams.

star 7.70
191 votes
Directors: Marcos Siega
Writers: Kevin Williamson
Picture Fades

#3 - Picture Fades

Season 1 - Episode 5

After learning that John has taken the Time Machine to 1918 Paris, H.G. is determined to stop him before he can alter the fabric of time.

star 7.63
784 votes
Directors: Marcos Siega
Writers: Daniel T. Thomsen

#4 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1

H.G. Wells pursues one of history's most well-known serial killers, Jack the Ripper. Using a time machine, the two travel from the late 19th century to end up in modern day Manhattan. Once he arrives in New York, H.G. finds himself in awe of a world he never believed possible, but it's not only the advancements of the age that catch his eye... the young and beautiful Jane Walker also captivates him.

star 7.61
1,542 votes
Directors: Marcos Siega
Writers: Kevin Williamson, Nicholas Meyer, Karl Alexander, Steve Hayes
Secrets Stolen

#5 - Secrets Stolen

Season 1 - Episode 4

Dr. John Stevenson has met his match in a stunning - and equally cunning - doctor named Brooke Monroe, while H.G. and Jane travel back to the 1980s where they make a shocking discovery that could change Vanessa's life.

star 7.61
894 votes
Directors: Tricia Brock
Writers: Karen Wyscarver, Sanford Golden
Caught Up in Circles

#6 - Caught Up in Circles

Season 1 - Episode 6

star 7.51
268 votes
You Will Find Me

#7 - You Will Find Me

Season 1 - Episode 9

star 7.49
209 votes
If You're Lost

#8 - If You're Lost

Season 1 - Episode 8

star 7.48
217 votes
I Fall Behind

#9 - I Fall Behind

Season 1 - Episode 11

Brooke is betrayed by her brother, Griffin, when he joins forces with Vanessa to stop her from furthering their father's research. But just how far is Brooke willing to go when she forms her own unlikely alliance.

star 7.47
183 votes
Directors: Rob Seidenglanz
Writers: Bayan Wolcott
I Will Catch You

#10 - I Will Catch You

Season 1 - Episode 2

Presented with the real possibility that Vanessa Anders is in fact Wells’ great granddaughter, H.G. and Jane continue to search for Dr. John Stevenson, but when their final face-to-face meeting goes anything but planned, the doctor is back on the loose.

star 7.45
378 votes
Directors: Marcos Siega
Writers: Kevin Williamson, Mary Leah Sutton
Suitcases of Memories

#11 - Suitcases of Memories

Season 1 - Episode 7

star 7.44
242 votes
Turned to Gray

#12 - Turned to Gray

Season 1 - Episode 10

Wells is shocked to see a familiar face when he and Jane return to present day New York City, while Jane makes a decision that will potentially change both of their lives.

star 7.33
204 votes
Directors: Mark Tonderai
Writers: Gabrielle Stanton