The BEST Episodes of Your Worst Nightmare
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Oct 19, 2021
Network: Investigation Discovery
Nothing is what it seems. For these victims, something or someone evil is lurking in the shadows. YOUR WORST NIGHTMARE presents spine-tingling stories and delivers true-crime thrillers in a cinematic style.
#1 - A Noise in the Night
Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired Jan 13, 2018
Sisters Bre and Kayli Lasley move into a perfect apartment in downtown Salt Lake City, unaware that a recent parolee lives nearby, then they cross paths with him in an explosive way.
#2 - Do You Love Me?
Season 6 - Episode 12 - Aired Sep 21, 2020
Jeanne Smith and her two daughters, Marie and Anna, make for a tight-knit, family trio. But when Jeanne and Anna go looking for love in all the wrong places, it ends in heartbreak, lies, and murder.
#3 - No End in Sight
Season 6 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 6, 2020
Debbie Puglisi is enjoying life with her husband of nearly 25 years, Nino, in their new dream home. But when an unexpected visitor drops by the neighborhood, Debbie's whole world becomes her worst nightmare in a matter of minutes.
#4 - Blood in the Barn
Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Jan 28, 2017
Frankie Cochran falls for handsome David Gehrard, then his behavior begins to alarm Cochran, making her wonder if a secret from Gehrard's past holds more meaning than she thought.
#5 - Never Let Go
Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 25, 2019
Karen Widdoss thinks she's rid of her possessive ex-boyfriend, Leonard; while dating someone new, Karen can't shake the feeling she's being watched; when a stalker steps out of the shadows, he doesn't look at all like she imagined.
#6 - High School Revenge
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Jan 6, 2016
A woman and her daughter are kidnapped and held hostage by a man exacting revenge from his high school days.
#7 - The Devil Went Down to Georgia
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Jan 13, 2016
After a recent encounter with a peeping tom outside his daughter's bedroom window and another with a masked man in his own hallway, Jerry Glaser thinks someone is trying to kill him and takes his life into his own hands to protect himself and his family.
#8 - Life on the Line
Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired Jan 6, 2018
Cousins Ana Franklin and Jennifer Holliday are traveling home late one night when terror strikes; Holliday is taken hostage by an unstable individual, but she manages to call a 911 operator, who will stop at nothing to save her.
#9 - The Grudge
Season 6 - Episode 11 - Aired Sep 14, 2020
With her good looks and sunny demeanor, doctor's assistant and part-time model Christine Kent attracts her fair share of admirers. But after one encounter ignites jealousy and obsession, Christine is blind-sided by the devastating consequences.
#10 - No Escape
Season 6 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 3, 2020
When Peggy Klinke returns to school to pursue her dream of becoming a doctor, she catches the eye of fellow student Patrick Kennedy. But their relationship eventually leads them down a terrifying path of jealousy, obsession, and murder.
#11 - Twisted Plan
Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired Jan 27, 2018
Coworkers become concerned when a trusted legal assistant fails to show up for work; as the sordid details of the employee's abduction come to light, it appears someone at the office may know more than they let on.
#12 - Play Dead
Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 11, 2019
After 30-year-old single mother Kaye Robinson turns a stranger away from her door late at night, she has no idea that the threat to her family is far from over; with her young son in the home, Kaye will do everything in her power to keep him safe.
#13 - One Last Goodbye
Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 9, 2019
After breaking free from her controlling ex-husband, single mother Tanya Petro meets and falls helplessly in love with Ron Gibson, then she disappears a few months later.
#14 - Living in Fear
Season 6 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 7, 2020
With her big heart and generous spirit, Michelle Cable is the rock of her family; her kids Billy, Jessica, and Josh are the center of her world. But her soft spot for troubled men leaves her vulnerable to evil intentions and deadly consequences.
#15 - Domestic Disturbance
Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 4, 2017
With a new home and loving fiancé, single mother Lisa Filiaggi finally feels as though luck is on her side, then past troubles come back to haunt her and threaten to destroy all her future plans.
#16 - Neighbor from Hell
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Jan 23, 2015
After Lois Pearson turns down a date with her neighbor Jeffrey Maxwell, she thinks that's the last she'll see of him on her rural Texas land. But six years later, he's back - and it's clear he's still holding a grudge.
#17 - The Watcher
Season 6 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 20, 2020
On a rare day off from work, single mom Carrie Caudill and a friend embark on a well-deserved girl's night out. But out of nowhere, an unexpected confrontation puts Carrie on a dangerous collision course with a calculating and sadistic madman.
#18 - Midlife Crisis
Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Dec 16, 2017
After a string of bad dates, Texas social worker Deborah Houchin believes she's finally found the man of her dreams. But not long after talk turns to marriage, Deborah disappears. It will take the help of her coworkers to find out what happened.
#19 - Locked Away
Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 1, 2019
After college graduate Anita Wooldridge goes missing from her parents' home, investigators must rely on quick thinking and cunning police work, as they race against the clock to find her before it's too late.
#20 - Danger in Store
Season 6 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 13, 2020
After a bad breakup, single mom Joi Partain finds love again with Jonathan Pearson. But after the couple moves to Ocala, Florida with Joi's daughter, troubles in their relationship spiral until they hit a bloody, brutal point of no return.
#21 - Psycho for Love
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 16, 2015
Chanin Starbuck comes home to find her house has been vandalized and fears her adventures in online dating are to blame.
#22 - The One That Got Away
Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 30, 2017
Twenty-year-old single mother Tracy Whitehead is starting to turn her life around when she falls for attentive Joby Palczynzki, then his jealousy starts to overtake their relationship, and she soon comes to realize she can run, but she can't hide.
#23 - While She Was Sleeping
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Dec 2, 2015
After Denise and her husband, John, discover that someone has broken into their Allentown, Pa., house, they think they know who did it, until Denise comes face to face with the intruder one week later.
#24 - Cabin in the Woods
Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Dec 10, 2016
The Millers always thought something was off when it came to their oldest son Steven, then he goes from strange to sinister, and there's no telling how far he will go to get his family's attention.
#25 - Fight or Flight
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 30, 2015
A flight attendant who never travels alone offers to break her own rule once for a quick trip to Detroit, but finds more than she bargained for in her hotel room.