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The Best Episodes of 'Ozark'  

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There are so many good episodes of Ozark, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "One Way Out" the best, or is "Coffee, Black" your favorite episode of Ozark? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Ozark are, let's rank every Ozark episode from best to worst.

Ozark follows the story of economic advisor Marty Byrde (Jason Bateman) who becomes entangled with local criminals after abruptly relocating his family from a Chicago suburb to Osage Beach, Missouri, after a money laundering scheme goes wrong. Ozark, which premiered on Netflix on July 21, 2017, has won awards for its actor and was nominated for Outstanding Drama Series for the 2019 Primetime Emmy Awards.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Ozark, 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 Ozark 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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Sugarwood is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes of 'Ozark'
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Sugarwood

 Season 1, Episode 1

After his business partner cheats a dangerous client, financial adviser Marty must devise a radical plan to save the lives of himself and his family.

Original Airing: July 21, 2017

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The Badger is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes of 'Ozark'
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The Badger

Season 2, Episode 9

Marty finds a way around the Snells. Charlotte hires a lawyer. The Byrdes get a meeting with the gaming commission, whose approval comes with a big ask.

Original Airing: August 31, 2018

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Kaleidoscope is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes of 'Ozark'
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Kaleidoscope

Season 1, Episode 8

In a flashback to 10 years prior, Wendy struggles with depression, Del asks Marty to be his financial adviser, and Agent Petty faces a family crisis.

Original Airing: July 21, 2017

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Blue Cat is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes of 'Ozark'
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Blue Cat

Season 1, Episode 2

In the Ozarks, Marty struggles to find a local business he can use for money laundering, while his kids make new friends but neglect a crucial duty.

Original Airing: July 21, 2017

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