The BEST episodes of Valor

Every episode of Valor ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Valor!

The boundaries between military discipline and human desire are tested on a U.S. Army base that houses an elite unit of helicopter pilots trained to perform clandestine international and domestic missions. The drama unfolds in the present as well as in flashbacks to a failed mission involving one of the first female pilots in the unit, ultimately uncovering layers of personal and government/military secrets, and leading to a plan to rescue a group of MIA soldiers.

Last Updated: 2/5/2024Network: The CWStatus: Ended
Costs of War
341 votes

#1 - Costs of War

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 1/29/2018

Nora is ready to confess despite the consequences. Meanwhile, Ian is blindsided by an evil truth.

Directors: Gregory Prange
Writer: Josh Reims
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Oscar Mike
354 votes

#2 - Oscar Mike

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 1/22/2018

The Shadow Raiders are sent on the mission they’ve been waiting for. Nora and Gallo get separated from their crew and find themselves in a precarious situation. Trapped, everyone fears for their safety.

Directors: Tara Weyr
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Full Battle Rattle
476 votes

#3 - Full Battle Rattle

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 11/6/2017

While the team scrambles for a new plan, Gallo puts himself in danger for the sake of the mission. Nora makes a decision that surprises and angers Gallo. Meanwhile, Ian clashes with CIA Deputy Director Magnus. Lastly, Thea realizes she has a lot to prove.

Directors: Alex Pillai
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359 votes

#4 - Ciphers

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 1/1/2018

Gallo and Thea join forces to try to decode an important message. Feeling disappointed, Col. Haskins considers making a big change.

Directors: David McWhirter
Writer: Anna Fricke
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397 votes

#5 - About-Face

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 12/4/2017

Nora and Ian reach a critical point in their relationship. Gallo finds himself wrestling with PTSD. Meanwhile, Jess is forced to make a difficult choice.

Directors: Gregory Prange
Writer: Casey Fisher
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Stay Frosty
394 votes

#6 - Stay Frosty

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 12/11/2017

The Shadow Raiders are sent out on a mission which, if successful, could mean a dire outcome for Nora and Gallo. Meanwhile, Jimmy makes a choice that could result in big consequences for both he and Jess.

Directors: Geary McLeod
Writer: Kyle Jarrow
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Command & Control
366 votes

#7 - Command & Control

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 1/15/2018

When Col. Haskins chooses Nora’s plan over Gallo’s, the tension between them reaches a boiling point.

Directors: Lee Rose
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Blurred Lines
440 votes

#8 - Blurred Lines

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/20/2017

After an intense interrogation, the Shadow Raiders finally get a lead. Nora makes a shocking discovery and is forced to make a difficult decision. Meanwhile, Gallo spirals after receiving bad news. Lastly, Jess is feeling more alone than ever.

Directors: Mark Haber
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Espirit de Corps
669 votes

#9 - Espirit de Corps

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/16/2017

Nora and Gallo, with the secret still hanging over them, seek further information on the escaped prisoner from Somalia. With Jimmy’s rescue mission ramping up, Nora and Gallo, along with new Delta Force members, led by Sgt Adam Coogan, perform a demo mission for Ian’s mother, Simone Porter, who is a public figure with great power. Meanwhile, Jess struggles to work through her feelings.

Directors: Randy Zisk
Writer: Kyle Jarrow
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I Got Your Six
462 votes

#10 - I Got Your Six

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/13/2017

While Nora prepares to prove herself to Gallo, she also considers confessing the truth to Ian. Jimmy and Crank’s actions have devastating consequences. Meanwhile, a frustrated Jess considers taking matters into her own hands.

Directors: Ruba Nadda
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Soldier Ready
578 votes

#11 - Soldier Ready

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/23/2017

Nora and Gallo are still searching for the truth about what happened in Somalia. Feeling the pressure of the rescue mission, and forced to keep secrets from Ian, Nora tries to lean on Gallo, but he continues to keep her at a distance. Nora starts relying more and more on vices to help calm her nerves. Meanwhile, Ian and CIA Officer Thea work together to figure out the next step in the rescue mission.

Directors: Mikael Salomon
Writer: Anna Fricke
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Zero Visibility
524 votes

#12 - Zero Visibility

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/30/2017

While the Shadow Raiders prepare for the next step in their mission, Nora struggles to get her demons under control. CIA Officer Thea becomes increasingly more involved with the mission, creating even more tension in the group. Meanwhile, Gallo realizes that his relationship with Anna might be putting her in jeopardy.

Directors: Steve Robin
Writer: Josh Reims
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815 votes

#13 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 10/9/2017

When a top-secret mission in Somalia goes awry, only Nora and Gallo return to the states; it's discovered that their missing teammate Jimmy is being held captive by terrorists; Nora and Gallo are determined to rescue him.

Directors: Michael Robin
Writer: Kyle Jarrow
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