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Best NCIS Episodes of All Time

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List of the best NCIS episodes, as voted on by other fans of the series. With so many memorable episodes of the show, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top NCIS episodes of all time are. Fans of NCIS are extremely passionate about the show, and there is often debate over which episodes are better than others. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

List ranges from Judgement Day to Ice Queen and more. What is the best NCIS episode of all time? Look below and find out.


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    Truth or Consequences Sep 22 2009

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    Kill Ari - Part 2 Sep 27 2005

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    Kill Ari - Part 1 Sep 20 2005

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    Aliyah May 19 2009

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    A Man Walks Into a Bar ... Feb 08 2011

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    Judgment Day May 20 2008 "Judgment Day" (Part 1 and 2) are the 113 and 114 episodes and fifth season finale of the drama television series NCIS. Tony and Ziva are assigned protection to the director of NCIS as she

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    Life Before His Eyes Feb 07 2012

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    Sep 23 2003 Yankee White is the first episode in the first season of the American crime drama television series NCIS. It first aired on CBS in the United States on September 23, 2003. The episode is written by

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    Call of Silence Nov 23 2004 Call of Silence is an episode of the drama television series NCIS. A now elderly United States Marine veteran and World War II Medal of Honor recipient, Ernie Yost brings his old service pistol to

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    Internal Affairs Apr 22 2008

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    Sep 19 2006 "Shalom" is the 71 episode of the drama television series NCIS. DiNozzo's leadership post-Gibbs is tested when Ziva becomes a fugitive after witnessing a Mossad agent carrying out an

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    Mar 02 2004 "Bᅢᆰte Noire" is the 16th episode of the drama television series NCIS. Ducky and Gerald enter the autopsy room early in the morning, to perform an autopsy from the day before. When Ducky

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    May 22 2007 "Angel of Death " is the 94 episode of the drama television series NCIS, and the final episode of season 4. When Jenny returns from her European trip, the entire NCIS team will be forced to

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    Hiatus Part 2 May 16 2006

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    Enemies Foreign Part 1 Nov 16 2010

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    Hiatus May 09 2006 "Hiatus" is a two-part episode which has been aired separately as the final two episodes of the third season of the drama television series, NCIS. The first part was originally aired on May

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    Twilight May 24 2005 "Twilight" is the 23rd and last episode in the second season, and the 46th overall episode, of the American crime drama television series NCIS. It first aired on CBS in the United States on

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    Good Cop, Bad Cop Oct 13 2009

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    Recoil May 06 2008

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    Nov 17 2009

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    Jan 23 2007 "Sharif Returns " is the 83 episode of the drama television series NCIS. Sharif (from Sandblast) returns to threaten the United States' security with chemical weapons, thus NCIS and Army CID

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    Dead Man Talking Apr 27 2004 "Dead Man Talking" is the 19 episode of the drama television series NCIS. When Special Agent Chris Pacci is found dead in an elevator, the NCIS team must re-open a cold case in order to

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    Sub Rosa Nov 18 2003 "Sub Rosa" is an episode of the drama television series NCIS. First appearance of Timothy McGee portrayed by Sean Murray. Ships that are talked about USS Philadelphia (SSN-690), USS Augusta

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    Chained Dec 14 2004 "Chained" is the 10 episode of the second season of the television series NCIS. The episode starts out on a prison bus at night, with two prisoners in the back. The bus driver apparently has

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    Detour Feb 26 2013

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    The Meat Puzzle Feb 08 2005 The Meat Puzzle is an episode of the CBS TV series NCIS. Ducky identifies the bodies of a prosecutor and judge who worked a rape and murder case with him ten years ago. Gibbs becomes worried when it

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    Enemies Domestic Nov 23 2010

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    Apr 03 2007 "Grace Period" is the 89 episode of the drama television series NCIS. Two NCIS agents, Jim Nelson and Rick Hall, are sitting in an outside café, waiting for a person who gave them an

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    Mind Games Oct 04 2005 Mind Games is the 3 episode in the third season of the television series NCIS. Gibbs is ordered to re-interview a serial killer, Kyle Boone, who is on death row and about to be executed. Two of

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    Probie Nov 29 2005

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    Bikini Wax Mar 29 2005 "Bikini Wax" is the 18th episode of the second season of the drama television series NCIS. A Virginia Beach bikini contestant drowns in a public bathroom toilet. The officer was having an

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    Heart Break Nov 30 2004 Heart Break is the 31 episode in the TV series NCIS. A Navy commander appears to spontaneously combust while staying in the hospital and recovering from a heart surgery. At the scene, the team meets

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    Oct 19 2004 Lt. Jane Doe is the 4th episode of the second season of the television show NCIS. As the team begins an investigation into the murder/rape of a Lt. Jane Doe at Norfolk, Tim briefly meets up with an

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    Eye Spy Jan 13 2004 "Eye Spy" is an episode of the drama television series NCIS. A satellite operative inadvertently witnesses a murder while spying on a nude sunbather on the beach at a naval base. 1.11:

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    Stakeout Apr 08 2008 "Stakeout" is an episode of the drama television series NCIS. When a high-tech naval radar goes missing, the NCIS team stakes out a warehouse to catch a suspected thief - but witnesses a

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    Cover Story Apr 10 2007 "Cover Story" is the 90 episode of the drama television series NCIS. A fire truck pulls up and the firefighters break into a house with smoke billowing out of the window. When the

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    The Curse Oct 28 2003 "The Curse" is the 5 episode of the drama television series NCIS. NCIS investigates a cargo pod found by a deer hunter when a Navy lieutenant, missing presumed dead, is found mummified

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    Sins of The Father Nov 22 2011

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    South by Southwest Feb 24 2009

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    Semper Fidelis May 12 2009

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    Bounce Feb 17 2009

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    Moonlighting Apr 27 2010

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    One Shot, One Kill Feb 10 2004 A Marine recruiter is shot in his office in Washington D.C., NCIS is called to investigate. Abby determines that from the angle and power of the shot, the weapon most likely used was a sniper rifle.

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    Iced Apr 04 2006

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    Black Water Jan 11 2005 A Navy officer's body is found in a car pulled from a lake by a celebrity private investigator. The man had been missing for two year. The PI now wants to claim the reward posted by the family, but

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    Driven Dec 12 2006 "Driven" is the 81 episode of the drama television series NCIS. A female Navy lieutenant Roni Seabrook was testing out the system of a 2nd generation artificial intelligence driven vehicle

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    Silver War Oct 11 2005 "Silver War" is a season 3 episode of the drama television series NCIS. The episode starts with a Smithsonian scientist opening a Civil War casket. As she points out how amazing the

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    Toxic Apr 07 2009

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    Witness Feb 15 2005 Witness is the 14 episode in the 2 season of the TV series NCIS. A woman is relaxing in her home when she looks out the window and sees a struggle across the street. She immediately gets a video

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