The BEST Episodes of Unforgettable
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Dec 8, 2019
Former Syracuse, New York, police detective Carrie Wells has hyperthymesia, a rare medical condition that gives her the ability to visually remember everything. She reluctantly joins the New York City Police Department's Queens homicide unit after her former boyfriend and partner asks for help with solving a case. The move allows her to try to find out the one thing she has been unable to remember, which is what happened the day her sister was murdered.
#1 - Endgame
Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired May 1, 2012
When Carrie's obsessed admirer turns up dead, she must locate the killer while deflecting attention from the prime suspect: her.
#2 - A Man in the Woods
Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired May 8, 2012
Carrie follows the trail of her sister's killer to Syracuse, where the murderer may have struck again.
#3 - D.O.A.
Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Sep 14, 2014
Carrie is unable to utilize her perfect memory when an assassin doses her with a deadly poison that attacks her brain, leaving Al on a desperate hunt for the antidote.
#4 - You Are Here
Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Apr 10, 2012
Carrie and Al must get inside the mind of a deranged conspiracy theorist before he sets off a series of bombs.
#5 - The Comeback
Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Mar 20, 2012
When Carrie’s latest case is stalled by a powerful family’s influence, she receives assistance from a lawyer who may be the mysterious caller who orchestrated a series of sniper attacks.
#6 - Stray Bullet
Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 3, 2014
Carrie conducts an investigation off the books when Al becomes the prime suspect in the murder of a parolee he helped put away.
#7 - Throwing Shade
Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 17, 2014
When one of Eliot's oldest friends, the campaign manager for a mayoral candidate, is murdered, he is forced to face his past and current demons as Carrie and Al work to uncover the killer.
#8 - True Identity
Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 7, 2014
Carrie and Al investigate the murder of a high-end matchmaking service employee, but each secret they uncover in the victim's life only serves to create a new possible suspect and motive.
#9 - Maps & Legends
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Sep 8, 2013
The murder of an urban explorer leads Carrie and Al to not only search for the killer, but to pick up the trail of clues the victim was following on the hunt for a treasure supposedly hidden under the streets of New York.
#10 - Fire and Ice
Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 31, 2014
When Homeland Security takes over a bombing investigation from Major Crimes, Carrie doubts their conclusion that it's tied to terrorism and secretly continues her own investigation. Meanwhile, Webster makes friends with Murray's daughter.
#11 - Incognito
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Aug 4, 2013
Carrie goes undercover with a team of bank robbers when The Major Crimes Section gets a lead on the gang’s leader, a notorious thief who rarely shows his face.
#12 - Till Death
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 4, 2014
After a wealthy couple is murdered, Carrie and Al pose as a married couple to lure in the killer, who Al believes is linked to a series of unsolved homicides he once investigated.
#13 - Carrie's Caller
Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 7, 2012
A serial killer with knowledge of Carrie’s memory abilities taunts the Queens PD as his list of victims grows.
#14 - Moving On
Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired Sep 14, 2014
Carrie and Al delve into the disturbing - and dangerous - world of celebrity obsession when a television star is found murdered in his dressing room.
#15 - Reunion
Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired May 9, 2014
Carrie's high school reunion is suddenly cut short when an alum shows up dead. Carrie has to remember back 22 years to understand the events that led to this crime.
#16 - Flesh and Blood
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Apr 11, 2014
Carrie catches a deadly assassin who has eluded her before, but must put her personal vendetta aside when it’s revealed that the woman has vital information to prevent a terrorist attack on New York City.
#17 - Omega Hour
Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired May 2, 2014
When Carrie and Elliott are attending a party sponsored by the mayor, a group of criminals seizes control of the building, and demand a hefty ransom. It is up to Carrie to thwart their plans by playing from the Die Hard book.
#18 - New Hundred
Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 29, 2014
Carrie and Al assist the Secret Service with a murder investigation that has ties to a counterfeiting ring run by an assassin.
#19 - East of Islip
Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 25, 2014
A murdered body washes ashore in the Hamptons, and Carrie and Al's boss offers them a "paid vacation" in his beautiful Southampton cottage, in order to help local law enforcement find the killer, who may or may not be related to a previous serial killer.
#20 - Paranoid Android
Season 4 - Episode 13 - Aired Jan 22, 2016
The search for a wanted shooter triggers a flashback that conflicts with Carrie's perfect memory; the Major Crimes team uncovers a nefarious conspiracy involving trained killers. Series Finale!
#21 - Allegiances
Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Mar 27, 2012
Carrie’s personal and professional lives collide when her boyfriend, the son of a mob boss, is revealed to have ties to suspects in a murder investigation.
#22 - Memory Kings
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 18, 2013
When the scientist who helped Carrie understand her memory abilities is murdered, she must track down other people with the same skill in the hopes that one of them holds the key to finding the killer.
#23 - Blind Alleys
Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Feb 28, 2012
Al and Carrie are forced to the sidelines by a negotiator when the father of a suspect that Roe shot takes members of the Queens PD, including Nina, hostage in a desperate quest for justice.
#24 - Golden Bird
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 15, 2011
Al and Carrie investigate the murder of a teen who seemed to have no enemies. Meanwhile, Carrie looks to her estranged aunt for help with the investigation into her sister's murder.
#25 - Trajectories
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 22, 2011
When a second murder suddenly occurs at an active crime scene, Al and Carrie must wade through hundreds of bystanders to uncover if it was retribution or an unrelated attack.