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The Best Breaking Bad Episodes 

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List of the best Breaking Bad episodes, as determined by voters like you. With all the amazing episodes of the show that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Breaking Bad episodes of all time are. Fans of Breaking Bad are very passionate about the show, and there are often debates over which episodes are the greatest. 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.

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Felina is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 16, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 5

Original Airing: Sep 29 2013

All bad things must come to an end.
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Face Off is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 13, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 4

Original Airing: Oct 09 2011

A showdown with Gus occurs. Walt finds an unexpected ally through Saul's help.
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TBA is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Ozymandias Episode: 14, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 5

Original Airing: Sep 15 2013

Everyone copes with radically changed circumstances.
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Salud is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 10, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 4

Original Airing: Sep 18 2011

Walt's family worries when he doesn't show up for Walt Jr's birthday. Jesse puts his lab skills to the test without Mr White's help.
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Half Measures is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 12, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 3

Original Airing: Jun 06 2010

Against Walt's advice, Jesse lashes out . Fearing for Jesse's safety, Walt takes drastic action to intervene. A tragic event leads to a shocking confrontation.
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Full Measure is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 13, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 3

Original Airing: Jun 13 2010

"Full Measure" is the thirteenth episode and season finale of the third season of the American television drama series Breaking Bad, and the 33rd overall episode of the series. It was ...more
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Everybody Wins is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Say My Name Episode: 7, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 5

Original Airing: Aug 26 2012

Walt takes control of business matters; Mike deals with the consequences of his actions.
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Dead Freight is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 5, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 5

Original Airing: Aug 12 2012

Walt's team gets creative to obtain the methylamine they need to continue their operation.
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Crawl Space is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 11, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 4

Original Airing: Sep 25 2011

Walt takes drastic action to protect his secret and Gus. Skyler's efforts to solve Ted's financial problems hit a wall.
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Box Cutter is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 1, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 4

Original Airing: Jul 17 2011

Walt and Jesse's lives hang in the balance as Gus takes some expensive steps to guarantee that he continues to be supplied with a "pure" product. Meanwhile, Skyler is concerned about ...more
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Crazy Handful of Nothin'... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 6, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 1

Original Airing: Mar 02 2008

The side effects of chemo begin to plague Walt. Meanwhile, the DEA rounds up suspected dealers.
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One Minute is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 7, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 3

Original Airing: May 02 2010

Hank's increasing volatility forces a confrontation with Jesse and trouble at work. Skyler pressures Walt to make a deal. Gus' actions have severe consequences.
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The Decision is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Blood Money Episode: 9, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 5

Original Airing: Aug 11 2013

"Blood Money" is the ninth episode of the fifth season of the American television drama series Breaking Bad, and the 55th overall episode of the series. Written by Peter Gould and ...more
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To'hajiilee is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
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Original Airing: Sep 08 2013

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Madrigal is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 2, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 5

Original Airing: Jul 22 2012

Walt and Jesse pursue an unlikely business partner. The DEA filters through various leads in hopes of finding something.
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Shotgun is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Shotgun Episode: 5, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 4

Original Airing: Aug 14 2011

"Shotgun" is the fifth episode of the fourth season of the American television drama series Breaking Bad, and the 38th overall episode of the series. It originally aired on AMC in the ...more
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TBA is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Granite State Episode: 15, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 5

Original Airing: Sep 22 2013

"Granite State" is the fifteenth episode of the fifth season of the American television drama series Breaking Bad, and the 61st and penultimate episode of the series. Written and ...more
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4 Days Out is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 9, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 2

Original Airing: May 03 2009

After undergoing a PET-CAT scan and fearing the worst, Walt takes lawyer Saul's advice and hunkers down for a marathon session of cooking product; Jesse's romance with his landlady is heating ...more
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Buyout is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 6, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 5

Original Airing: Aug 19 2012

Walter, Jesse, Mike and their associate deal with the aftermath of the methyl-amine train heist. Mike and Jesse begin to have doubts about their ability to continue in the meth business.
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Caballo Sin Nombre is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 2, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 3

Original Airing: Mar 28 2010

Despite ever-increasing tension between Walt and Skyler, he pulls out all the stops in an effort to reconcile with the family. Elsewhere, Saul is instrumental in getting Jesse involved in a ...more
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Fly is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 10, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 3

Original Airing: May 23 2010

"Fly" is the tenth episode of the third season of the American television drama series Breaking Bad, and the 30th overall episode of the series. Written by Sam Catlin and Moira ...more
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Pilot is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Pilot Episode: 1, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 1

Original Airing: Jan 20 2008

"Pilot" is the first episode of the American television drama series Breaking Bad. It originally aired on AMC on January 20, 2008, and was written and directed by series creator and ...more
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End Times is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 12, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 4

Original Airing: Oct 02 2011

Hank pushes Gomez to pursue one last lead, while Walt struggles to protect the family. Jesse gets alarming news and rushes to meet with Mr. White.
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TBA is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Confessions Episode: 11, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 5

Original Airing: Aug 25 2013

Jesse decides to make a change, while Walt and Skyler try to deal with an unexpected demand.
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Bullet Points is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Breaking Bad Episodes
Episode: 4, Season: Breaking Bad - Season 4

Original Airing: Aug 07 2011

"Bullet Points" is the fourth episode of the fourth season of the American television drama series Breaking Bad, and the 37th overall episode of the series. It originally aired on AMC ...more