The Best Episodes of 'One Perfect Shot'

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The best scenes from your favorite movies were designed with purpose and the best episodes of One Perfect Shot share what the director had to do to make it all work out. Each episode of One Perfect Shot is fascinating, but which really stand out? Do you like Michael Mann describing the bank robbery from Heist or is the behind-the-scenes peek at the zipline scene from Girls Trip your favorite episode of One Perfect Shot? To determine the best episodes of One Perfect Shot, let's rank every episode from best to worst.

One Perfect Shot is a documentary series inspired on the Twitter of the same name. Each episode finds a director guiding narrator Ava Duvernay through the story behind their most iconic shots, from superhero blockbusters to sweeping period dramas. One Perfect Shot premiered on HBO Max on March 24, 2022. 

Vote up your favorite episodes of One Perfect Shot. It can be difficult to put one episode over the other when there are so many good ones (and great shots!), which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.


  • 1
    3 votes
    • Season: 1
    • Episode Number: 4
    • Episode Description: Director Jon M. Chu details the experiences and influences that shaped the iconic wedding sequence in his hit 2018 film "Crazy Rich Asians."
    • Season: 1
    • Episode Number: 5
    • Episode Description: Director Malcolm D. Lee shares insights from the set of 2017's "Girls Trip," deconstructing the behind-the-scenes magic that brought the unforgettable Mardi Gras zip line sequence to life.
  • 3
    3 votes
    • Season: 1
    • Episode Number: 6
    • Episode Description: Reflecting on his 1995 film "Heat," filmmaker Michael Mann details his experiences working alongside stars Al Pacino and Robert De Niro to make the bank robbery sequence as realistic as possible.
    • Season: 1
    • Episode Number: 1
    • Episode Description: Director Patty Jenkins details her experience directing 2017's 'Wonder Woman", and the groundbreaking scene that helped redefine the superhero genre.
  • 5
    2 votes
    • Season: 1
    • Episode Number: 3
    • Episode Description: Filmmaker Kasi Lemmons details the journey that led her to direct 2019's Academy Award nominated Harriet and its most moving sequence, in which abolitionist Harriet Tubman crosses over state lines into freedom.
  • Aaron Sorkin
    Photo: Netflix
    6
    1 votes
    • Season: 1
    • Episode Number: 2
    • Episode Description: Aaron Sorkin discusses how he came to direct "The Trial of the Chicago 7." Sorkin steps into the breathtaking final protest sequence of the Oscar nominated film to highlight his unique methodology.