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The Best Episodes of The Crown  

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There are so many good episodes of The Crown, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "Assassins" the best, or is "Hyde Park Corner" your favorite episode of The Crown? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of The Crown are, let's rank every Crown episode from best to worst.

The Crown is a historical TV drama on Netflix telling the life story of Queen Elizabeth II. For seasons one and two, Claire Foy portrayed the Queen; Olivia Colman will take over in season three. The Crown, which premiered on November 4, 2016, begins in 1947 with Queen Elizabeth's marriage to Prince Phillip (Matt Smith). According to the Daily Express (May 2017), Queen Elizabeth II has watched The Crown.

Vote up your favorite episodes of The Crown, and downvote any bad episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series as a whole. It can be painful to put one The Crown episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

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Hyde Park Corner is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes of The Crown
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Hyde Park Corner

With King George too ill to travel, Elizabeth and Phillip embark on a four-continent Commonwealth tour. Party leaders attempt to undermine Churchill.

Season: 1

Episode Number: 2

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Vergangenheit is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes of The Crown
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Vergangenheit

A secret World War II document opens Elizabeth's eyes to grim realities about a family member. The Duke of Windsor campaigns to re-enter public life.

Season: 2

Episode Number: 6

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Assassins is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes of The Crown
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Assassins

As tensions with Phillip increase, Elizabeth spends time with her old friend Porchey. Churchill's portrait is painted for his 80th birthday.

Season: 1

Episode Number: 9

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Paterfamilias is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes of The Crown
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Paterfamilias

Philip insist that Prince Charles attend his alma mater in Scotland and reminisces about the life-changing difficulties he experienced there.

Season: 2

Episode Number: 9

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