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The Best Episodes of 'Money Heist'

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There are so many good episodes of Money Heist, also called La casa de papel, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "Do as Planned" the best, or is “Boom, Boom, Ciao" your favorite episode of Money Heist? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Money Heist are, let's rank every Money Heist episode from best to worst.

Money Heist is Spanish language television heist crime drama series that follows eight thieves who take hostages and lock themselves in the Royal Mint of Spain as a criminal mastermind manipulates the police to carry out his plan. Money Heist premiered on Antena 3 on May 2, 2017, intended as a two-part limited series. Netflix then renewed the series for two more seasons.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Money Heist, and vote down 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 Money Heist episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

  • 1

    Do as Planned (Efectuar lo acordado)

    May 2, 2017

    Season 1, Episode 1

    After months of preparation and seclusion, The Professor and his band of eight recruited robbers begin to attack the National Coinage and Stamp Factory of Spain. Everything goes according to plan, until the police shows up and shots are fired. Hostage negotiator inspector Raquel Murillo makes initial contact with The Professor, and it turns out that one of the hostages, Alison Parker, is a crucial part of the thieves' plan.

  • 2

    Trojan Horse (Caballo de Troya)

    May 23, 2017

    Season 1, Episode 4

    While Nairobi, one of the robbers, oversees the continual progression of printing new money, Arturo's condition worsens rapidly. The Professor negotiates with Raquel to let a medical team into the Factory, and Angel sneaks in as a Trojan horse disguised as a nurse to get more informations from inside. Meanwhile, the police tries to find another way into the building, which looks promising until they find out that they were secretly discovered and have to abort the mission.

  • 3

    We're Back (Hemos vuelto)

    July 19, 2019

    Season 2, Episode 1

    When Rio is captured, a distraught Tokyo turns to the Professor for help. Armed with a bold new plan, they reunite the team in order to rescue him.

  • 4

    The Hot Cold War (La cálida Guerra Fría)

    June 6, 2017

    Season 1, Episode 6

    After almost getting caught by Raquel at the scrapyard, The Professor has to find a way to scare of a witness that could reveal his identity. One clue he deliberately left behind helps the police to identify Berlin, who seeks revenge once his own name is revealed and slandered in the media - which leads to an unexpected discovery. Meanwhile, the police is searching for a mole in their own midst.

  • 5

    Lethal Negligence (Imprudencias letales)

    May 9, 2017

    Season 1, Episode 2

    Knowing that the police won't try to storm the building again after their first failed attempt, the robbers start to use the hostages to print money, to dig a tunnel for their escape, and to negotiate with the police. Raquel, who quit due to a verbal argument with Colonel Prieto after the failed rescue mission, meets a strange gentleman at a bar and gets suspicious. Because of Alison's phone, the police is able to identify 2 of the robbers, Tokyo and Rio - and that's not the only phone the robbers missed to collect.

  • 6

    Whoever Keeps Trying It, Gets It (El que la sigue la consigue)

    June 27, 2017

    Season 1, Episode 9

    Surprised by the escape of a small group of hostages, the robbers and the police are getting entangled into a wild shoot-out. As a consequence, the thieves offer the remaining hostages a deal: money or freedom? Meanwhile, Raquel has to deal with Angel being in a critical condition at the hospital after a mysterious car accident - and with Salva unexpectedly meeting her mother.

  • 7

    Bye Beautiful (Bella ciao)

    November 23, 2017

    Season 1, Episode 15

    As the police decides to storm the Factory and rescue the hostages, the robbers finish the escape tunnel and start to stash the printed money. After an explosion, everything leads to a final showdown. Will the hostages be saved and can the robbers escape - everyone with their lives intact?

  • 8

    Cool Instability (Refrigerada inestabilidad)

    June 13, 2017

    Season 1, Episode 7

    Listening to shots being fired inside, Raquel decides to enter the Factory to ascertain that all of the hostages are still alive and well. The police tries to use this opportunity to win over one of the robbers to cooperate with them - while Angel is on to Salva, who seems to grow closer to Raquel. Also, a deep secret is revealed about Berlin, and it shakes up the dynamic among the robbers.

  • 9

    Misfire (Errar al disparar)

    May 16, 2017

    Season 1, Episode 3

    Monica Gaztambide, the secretary and pregnant mistress of the chief of the Factory, Arturo Roman, gets shot by another robber, Denver. While Raquel is in negotiations with The Professor about the hostages and consults with Prieto and her colleague, sub-inspector Angel Rubio, she gets an important private phone call from her mother, delivered to her by the strange gentleman she met at the bar, Salva. When Moscow learns that his son, Denver, shot a hostage, he wants to give up himself - which leads to another hostage being shot at.

  • 10

    Everything Seemed Insignificant (Todo pareció insignificante)

    July 19, 2019

    Season 2, Episode 6

    Just as Inspector Sierra orchestrates a plan to sneak a team into the Bank of Spain, the Professor and Raquel lose communication with Palermo.

  • 11

    Masked No Longer (Se acabaron las máscaras)

    October 16, 2017

    Season 1, Episode 10

    While the police comb the country house in Toledo in which The Professor and his band planned the heist, the robbers' nerves reach a breaking point within the Factory. At odds with each other and uncertain about how to proceed, Tokyo and Berlin get into a fight - leaving one of them in distress. Also, Salva meets Raquel's ex-husband and forensic expert Alberto Vicuna - which doesn't end well for him.

  • 12

    Berlin's Wedding (La boda de Berlín)

    April 3, 2020

    Season 4, Episode 2

    Palermo shocks the group with his actions. Sierra pressures her subject to take a deal. The Professor remembers his brother's wedding.

  • 13

    Groundhog Day (El día de la marmota)

    May 30, 2017

    Season 1, Episode 5

    Rio has to process a shocking message via a news report that they watch on television. Berlin, the leader of the robbers inside the Factory, is forced by Tokyo to confess to The Professor that he ordered Denver to shoot the hostage Monica. A new lead in the investigation, thanks to surveillance footage and a mistake done by one of the robbers, Helsinki, confronts The Professor with the serious risk that his identity could be revealed to Raquel and the police.

  • 14

    The Head of the Plan (La cabeza del plan)

    October 23, 2017

    Season 1, Episode 11

    After being captured involuntary, Tokyo is questioned by the police, especially about the real identity of The Professor. Inside the Factory, Berlin's recent actions are being questioned by his fellow criminals - which leads to a revolt among them after an execution. Also, Salva is being rescued at the police station by Raquel.

  • 15

    48 Meters Underground (48 metros bajo el suelo)

    July 19, 2019

    Season 2, Episode 3

    Tokyo and Nairobi's efforts go drastically awry. The Professor recalls Berlin detailing how they'd steal the gold from the water-logged vault.

  • 16

    5 Minutes Earlier (5 minutos antes)

    April 3, 2020

    Season 4, Episode 5

    Denver turns to an undercover source for help. Nairobi attempts to motivate her team as the danger around them intensifies.

  • 17

    A Quick Vacation (Pequeñas vacaciones)

    July 19, 2019

    Season 2, Episode 7

    Tokyo's happiness turns bittersweet. Angel closes in on a quarreling Raquel and the Professor. Authorities offer a multimillion-dollar reward for tips.

  • 18

    A Matter of Efficiency (Cuestión de eficacia)

    November 2, 2017

    Season 1, Episode 12

    Nairobi takes charge among the robbers and it is decided to use the release of another group of hostages to gain sympathy with the public via the media. That doesn't prevent Arturo from making another plan to escape from the building. Raquel is getting more intimate with Salva, which encourages her to set a trap for The Professor and unveil his true identity.

  • 19

    The Paris Plan (Plan París)

    April 3, 2020

    Season 4, Episode 8

    The Professor, Benjamin and the others attempt to free Lisboa. Tokyo's anger threatens her faith in the plan. Sierra takes matters into her own hands.

  • 20

    Strike the Tent (Tumbar la carpa)

    April 3, 2020

    Season 4, Episode 7

    The group reels following the attack on one of their own. The Professor puts his adjusted plan in motion with the help of new recruits and Palermo.

  • 21

    Pasodoble (Suspiros de España)

    April 3, 2020

    Season 4, Episode 5

    In the past, Berlin predicts that Gandía will cause problems for the operation. Sierra's interrogation of Lisboa leads to a personal revelation.

  • 22

    Astray (La deriva)

    July 19, 2019

    Season 2, Episode 8

    Tokyo attempts to drown her sorrows. Sierra uses personal tactics to target a vulnerable Nairobi, while Suarez continues to hunt down Raquel.

  • 23

    The Red Boxes (Las cajas rojas)

    July 19, 2019

    Season 2, Episode 5

    The Professor shocks officials with his latest stunt, but in response, a new inspector rattles Raquel. Palermo and Nairobi get into a heated argument.

  • 24

    Game Over (Game over)

    April 3, 2020

    Season 4, Episode 1

    Anger and grief heighten tensions between the group. The Professor, while in mourning, attempts to make a daring and dangerous escape.

  • 25

    TKO (KO técnico)

    April 3, 2020

    Season 4, Episode 6

    With Nairobi held hostage, Gandía negotiates with the crew. The Professor desperately seeks a new plan to save his team.