The BEST episodes of Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror

Every episode of Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror!

This unflinching series documents the 9/11 terrorist attacks, from Al Qaeda's roots in the 1980s to America's forceful response, both at home and abroad.

Last Updated: 9/4/2023Network: NetflixStatus: Ended
The Good War
128 votes

#1 - The Good War

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 9/1/2021

With no cohesive strategy, the war in Afghanistan squanders early successes and backfires, fueling disillusionment, corruption and a Taliban resurgence.

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Graveyard Of Empires
115 votes

#2 - Graveyard Of Empires

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 9/1/2021

After two decades, the US aims to end its longest ever war, but its withdrawal threatens to plunge Afghanistan back into repressive, bloody violence.

The System Was Blinking Red
167 votes

#3 - The System Was Blinking Red

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/1/2021

Interviews and chilling archival recordings chronicle the chaos that unfolded during the 9/11, whose origins can be traced to the 1980's.

A Place Of Danger
146 votes

#4 - A Place Of Danger

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/1/2021

Survivors recount the horrors they endured on 9/11. Immediately after the attacks, George W. Bush begins charting America's aggressive military response.

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The Dark Side
140 votes

#5 - The Dark Side

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 9/1/2021

Learning the hijackers benefited from the gaps in US intelligence, the White House justifies a secret surveillance program and "enhanced interrogation".