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The Best MacGyver Episodes  

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List of the best MacGyver 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 MacGyver episodes of all time are. Fans of MacGyver 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 episodes include "Nightmares," "Halloween Knights," and many more. What is the best MacGyver episode of all time? Look below and find out which episodes feature the Phoenix Foundation, the gauntlet, and more. 
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The Widowmaker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best MacGyver Episodes
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MacGyver is forced out of his grief over the tragic death of a friend by a madman with a score to settle from their past association. ...more on Wikipedia

Original Airing: Nov 16 1987

Season: MacGyver - Season 3

Episode Number: 8

Director: Mike Vejar

Previous Episode: Jack in the Box

Next Episode: Hell Week

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Phoenix Under Siege is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best MacGyver Episodes
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While retrieving tickets for a hockey game at the Phoenix Foundation, MacGyver and his grandpa Harry get caught in the middle of a woman's plot to blow up the building using a bomb that she herself made. They try to escape, but are locked in. Now they must figure another way out before she activates the bomb. ...more on Wikipedia

Original Airing: Jan 05 1987

Season: MacGyver - Season 2

Episode Number: 11

Director: Gilbert M. Shilton

Previous Episode: Three For the Road

Next Episode: Family Matter

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Ghost Ship is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best MacGyver Episodes
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While mapping the wilderness for the Phoenix foundation, MacGyver stumbles on a deserted ship and finds a runaway girl who tells him that the rest of crew was driven away by Bigfoot. ...more on Wikipedia

Original Airing: Oct 19 1987

Season: MacGyver - Season 3

Episode Number: 4

Director: Mike Vejar

Previous Episode: Back From the Dead

Next Episode: Fire and Ice

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Partners is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best MacGyver Episodes
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MacGyver and Pete meet at a wrecking yard, both thinking that the other one arranged the meeting. Soon an unknown assailant captures them inside a big truck. Their only clue is an obituary for them and Jack Dalton. ...more on Wikipedia

Original Airing: Mar 02 1987

Season: MacGyver - Season 2

Episode Number: 18

Director: Cliff Bole

Previous Episode: Dalton, Jack of Spies

Next Episode: Bushmaster

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