The BEST Episodes of TURN: Washington's Spies

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 1, 2019

Network: AMC

Follows New York farmer, Abe Woodhull, who bands together with a group of childhood friends to form The Culper Ring, an unlikely group of spies who turn the tide in America's fight for independence.

Washington's Spies

#1 - Washington's Spies

Season 4 - Episode 10

A conclusion is finally reached in the American War of Independence, as the young country must now struggle to begin its journey of freedom; a reckoning of accounts between shadows and spies must be settled.

star 8.51
403 votes
Trial and Execution

#2 - Trial and Execution

Season 3 - Episode 10

The captured spies on both sides of the war head to the gallows; Benedict Arnold demands glory revenge.

star 8.34
471 votes

#3 - Reckoning

Season 4 - Episode 9

Washington heads south to lay siege on Yorktown; Abe volunteers for the Continental Army; Peggy goes into labor.

star 8.20
405 votes
The Battle of Setauket

#4 - The Battle of Setauket

Season 1 - Episode 10

Mary struggles when she realizes that Abe is a spy working for the other side. Ben and Caleb hope to save Patriot families when they carry out a raid on Setauket.

star 8.15
333 votes
Gunpowder, Treason, and Plot

#5 - Gunpowder, Treason, and Plot

Season 2 - Episode 10

Abe plots Major Hewlett's assassination; Ben fights at the Battle of Monmouth; Benedict Arnold longs for Peggy.

star 8.11
291 votes
Directors: Jeremy Webb
Writers: Craig Silverstein
Blade on the Feather

#6 - Blade on the Feather

Season 3 - Episode 9

Benedict Arnold plots to turn over West Point to the British. Andre negotiates for Peggy. Abe plots revolt in Setauket.

star 8.11
454 votes
Belly of the Beast

#7 - Belly of the Beast

Season 4 - Episode 8

Abe finds himself perilously thrown into the midst of a fierce battle, as Ben eventually decides to make a direct appeal to General Washington; Townsend is determined to risk everything, while Caleb desperately seeks to find redemption.

star 8.10
419 votes
Our Man in New York

#8 - Our Man in New York

Season 4 - Episode 6

The plot to abduct Benedict Arnold is initiated, as the New York operation takes a turn; Peggy finally becomes aware of Cicero's hidden secret; George Washington and the French clash over the use of the correct strategy.

star 8.06
424 votes
Private Woodhull

#9 - Private Woodhull

Season 4 - Episode 5

As he ultimately seeks to gain his revenge against Lt. John Simcoe, Abe journeys to New York and is introduced to Benedict Arnold; Anna's history comes into play, as a visitor from her past arrives in the continental camp.

star 8.04
464 votes
Blood for Blood

#10 - Blood for Blood

Season 4 - Episode 3

Abe's strategy to rescue Caleb takes a deadly turn; Anna must make a burdensome decision; Benedict Arnold has suspicions that Peggy is harboring a secret, which she is keeping from him.

star 8.02
490 votes

#11 - Nightmare

Season 4 - Episode 4

As an unsettling rebellion begins to take hold in camp, the Culper Ring assesses that it must develop a new path; Benedict Arnold makes the discovery of an unlikely new ally; Rivington decides to teach Townsend a memorable lesson.

star 7.99
455 votes
The Black Hole of Calcutta

#12 - The Black Hole of Calcutta

Season 4 - Episode 2

When one of the Culper Ring members is captured, Arnold seeks to interrogate him with the help of a ruthless Col. Simcoe.

star 7.97
519 votes

#13 - Judgment

Season 3 - Episode 7

Mary attempts to kill Simcoe by herself; Benedict Arnold defends himself in his court-martial; Ben reunites with his savior.

star 7.95
455 votes

#14 - Quarry

Season 4 - Episode 7

Unexpectedly, Ben's intentions to kidnap Benedict Arnold run into a conflict with Abe's plan to eliminate Simcoe; in an unusual twist of fate, former adversaries become new allies, as loyalties experience a shift in perspective.

star 7.93
404 votes
Spyhunter General

#15 - Spyhunter General

Season 4 - Episode 1

Benedict Arnold rounds up spies in New York; and Abe plots to destroy essential British supplies, but he will need his father's help.

star 7.92
534 votes

#16 - Mended

Season 3 - Episode 8

The Culper Ring is resurrected in time to save Washington's army. Simcoe terrorizes Setauket as he hunts for Rogers. Anna infiltrates New York.

star 7.92
452 votes
The Prodigal

#17 - The Prodigal

Season 2 - Episode 9

Abe returns from prison with crucial information; tensions rise between Hewlett and Simcoe; Arnold rescues Peggy.

star 7.90
272 votes
Directors: Eagle Egilsson
Writers: Michael Taylor
Hypocrisy, Fraud and Tyranny

#18 - Hypocrisy, Fraud and Tyranny

Season 3 - Episode 5

Townsend uncovers a British counterfeiting operation. Rogers threatens to destroy Abe's spying ring. Simcoe threatens Richard.

star 7.89
472 votes
Mr. Culpeper

#19 - Mr. Culpeper

Season 1 - Episode 6

Abe heads to New York and runs into a desperate patriot along the way. Ben is tasked with creating America's first spy ring.

star 7.87
379 votes

#20 - Providence

Season 2 - Episode 8

Caleb sails into New York Harbor; France makes an alliance with the American Patriots; Andre and Peggy plan to elope.

star 7.87
264 votes
Writers: Andrew Colville
Sealed Fate

#21 - Sealed Fate

Season 2 - Episode 5

Abe makes one last effort to recruit a spy inside New York; Ben must determine who is a double agent.

star 7.85
279 votes
Directors: Keith Boak
Writers: Mitchell Akselrad
Against Thy Neighbor

#22 - Against Thy Neighbor

Season 1 - Episode 9

Simcoe tries to hunt out the rebel conspirators in Setauket. Ben is sent away on a secret mission.

star 7.85
324 votes
Directors: Ken Fink
Writers: Michael Taylor
Many Mickles Make A Muckle

#23 - Many Mickles Make A Muckle

Season 3 - Episode 6

Washington goes to Benedict Arnold's Philadelphia ball; Abe tries to stop Rogers from reaching Townsend; old friends and enemies collide.

star 7.84
447 votes

#24 - Challenge

Season 1 - Episode 8

Anna looks for enemy intelligence at an exclusive gentleman's party against Abe's wishes.

star 7.84
358 votes
Hearts and Minds

#25 - Hearts and Minds

Season 3 - Episode 4

A mysterious woman rescues Ben; Abe tries to stop Anna and Hewlett's marriage; Arnold negotiates with the British and Andrew betrays Peggy

star 7.79
448 votes