The BEST Episodes of Vanished

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jun 10, 2020

Network: FOX

Sara Collins is gone. But before the FBI can solve the mystery of where she is, they first need to figure out who she really is. Nothing is as it seems. Everyone is a suspect. Everyone has a secret. And no one is safe. Sara is the beautiful young wife of prominent Georgia Senator Jeffrey Collins, and she has gone missing. Through the eyes of Senior FBI Agent Graham Kelton, ambitious reporter Judy Nash and the distraught members of the Collins family, viewers will journey inside a sensational, mysterious national soap opera.

Warm Springs

#1 - Warm Springs

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 8, 2006

The mystery around Sara is revealed, as Lucas questions a member of the Collins family and Sara's phone call gives them a location.

star 8.25
97 votes
Directors: Steve Shill
Writers: Carla Kettner
Black Box

#2 - Black Box

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 25, 2006

After reporter Judy Nash is scooped by a competitor she arranges a meeting with Kelton so they can work together. Jessica urges her ex-husband to take an appointment with the supreme court. Mei, Kelton and Tyner contiue to work on leads that change the investigation.

star 8.06
69 votes
Directors: Dwight Little
Writers: Chris Black
The Tunnel

#3 - The Tunnel

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Aug 28, 2006

A call comes into the FBI hotline from a man claiming to know Sara as Nicky Johnson several years ago. Also Senator Collins ex-wife Jessica is being looked at as a suspect in the disappearance.

star 8.04
70 votes
Directors: Mimi Leder
Writers: Carla Kettner
The New World

#4 - The New World

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 10, 2006

The senator tries to explain what happened at the vote for Judge Rainer as Mei and Lucas discover clues about the conspiracy.

star 8.03
69 votes
Writers: Melinda Tsu
Pilot

#5 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Aug 21, 2006

Senator Jeffrey Collins and his wife Sara are happy and in love. Sara is being honored for her work with Children First, and has a surprise to tell her husband. When Sara suddenly disappears, Senator Collins is in a panic trying to find her.

star 8.00
72 votes
Directors: Mimi Leder
Writers: Josh Berman
The Cell

#6 - The Cell

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 17, 2006

Senator Collins deals with the stress of Sara's disappearance. Lucas and Mei meet a death row inmate with possible information about the conspiracy.

star 7.98
66 votes
Directors: Bobby Roth
Writers: J.R. Orci
Before the Flood

#7 - Before the Flood

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 11, 2006

The FBI brings in an obvious suspect for questioning. Marcy's secret is discovered, and Judy Nash heads to Gloucester to find out who Sara really is.

star 7.96
70 votes
Directors: Fred Keller
Writers: J.R. Orci
Resurrection

#8 - Resurrection

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 2, 2006

Senator Collins gets some disturbing news as he makes plans to go back to Washington to vote for Judge Ranier's appointment to the Supreme Court.

star 7.91
70 votes
Directors: Bryan Spicer
Writers: Carla Kettner
The Proffer

#9 - The Proffer

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 24, 2006

Agents Lucas, Mei and Tyner get ready for Sara's return after the demands are met. A tip with information about Kelton changes the direction of the investigation again.

star 7.88
69 votes
Writers: Dan Dworkin, Jay Beattie
Drop

#10 - Drop

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 4, 2006

While wearing a wire and being watched by FBI, the Senator attempts to make a ransom drop in Atlanta.

star 7.57
69 votes
Directors: Stephen Cragg
Writers: Paul Redford, Sharon Lee Watson
The Feed

#11 - The Feed

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 18, 2006

New evidence linking Sara's disappearance with another high profile case.

star 7.56
70 votes
Directors: Helen Shaver
Writers: Jay Beattie, Dan Dworkin
The Velocity of Sara

#12 - The Velocity of Sara

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 1, 2006

Sara tries to escape but she has a tracking device on her, desperate she tries to call home.

star 7.55
69 votes
Directors: Carla Kettner
Writers: Carla Kettner
Aftermath

#13 - Aftermath

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 3, 2006

In the aftermath of Kelton's shooting, Agent Daniel Lucas goes to work with Mei and Tyner to find out what happened to Sara Collins.

star 7.28
39 votes
Directors: Bryan Spicer
Writers: Carla Kettner