The Best Six Feet Under Episodes

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List of the best Six Feet Under episodes, as determined by voters like you. The Fisher family and their chaotic life made for groundbreaking television for HBO. With all the amazing episodes of the show that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Six Feet Under episodes of all time are. Fans of Six Feet Under are very passionate about the show, and there are often debates over which episodes are the greatest. 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 features episodes like "Everyone's Waiting" and "The Foot". What is the best Six Feet Under episode of all time? Look below and find out.
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  • Everyone's Waiting
    1
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 5
    • Episode Number: 12
  • Everyone's Waiting
    2

    Everyone's Waiting

    Season 5 Episode 12: In the series finale, David finally embraces a demon; Keith gives 'tough love'; Nathaniel talks to his younger son; Brenda delivers and fights Nate's negativity; Claire gets an exciting call; and Ted inspires sexy photos.
  • Driving Mr. Mossback
    3

    Driving Mr. Mossback

    Season 2 Episode 4: [HBO] Nate brings Claire to his old stomping ground in Seattle to help him retrieve the body of a man who feared flying. There, they stay with Lisa (Lili Taylor), a woman who still carries a torch for Nate.
  • I'm Sorry, I'm Lost
    4
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 3
    • Episode Number: 13
  • In the Game
    5

    In the Game

    Season 2 Episode 1: [HBO] In the Season Two premiere, a young actress's death prompts her castmates from a slasher film to pitch in (more or less) for a cheap funeral at Fisher & Sons. Meanwhile, Ruth arranges a dinner for Nate, David and Claire--and their significant others.
  • Pilot
    6
    Jun 03 2001
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 1
    • Episode Number: 1
  • The Room
    7
    Jul 08 2001
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 1
    • Episode Number: 6
  • Ecotone
    8
    Jul 31 2005
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 5
    • Episode Number: 9
  • Perfect Circles
    9
    Mar 02 2003
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 3
    • Episode Number: 1
  • Static
    10
    Aug 14 2005
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 5
    • Episode Number: 11
  • That's My Dog
    11
    Jul 18 2004
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 4
    • Episode Number: 5
  • It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year
    12

    It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

    Season 2 Episode 8: [HBO] The Christmas season marks the anniversary of Nathaniel's death...and gets everyone thinking about their last moments with him. Meanwhile, Nate and Brenda are shocked by Margaret Chenowith's Christmas Eve guest.
  • No image
    13
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 4
    • Episode Number: 1
  • Nobody Sleeps
    14
    Mar 23 2003
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 3
    • Episode Number: 4
  • The Foot
    15
    Jun 17 2001
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 1
    • Episode Number: 3
  • A Private Life
    16
    Aug 19 2001
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 1
    • Episode Number: 12
  • I'll Take You
    17
    May 19 2002
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 2
    • Episode Number: 12
  • The Liar and the Whore
    18

    The Liar and the Whore

    Season 2 Episode 11: [HBO] Nate and Brenda find comfort in Rabbi Ari's advice. Ruth's need to control the lives of Nikolai and Claire leads her to a surprising self-assessment. Federico's suspicions about an elderly woman's death lead him to place Vanessa under scrutiny.
  • Life's Too Short
    19
    Jul 29 2001
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 1
    • Episode Number: 9
  • The Plan
    20
    Mar 17 2002
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 2
    • Episode Number: 3
  • Untitled
    21

    Untitled

    Season 4 Episode 12: In the Season Four finale, Ruth is delighted to meet George's daughter, but worries as his paranoid 'views' of the future escalate. 'Star' Claire gets high off her newfound fame; Federico pleads his case to Vanessa, who delivers a verdict.
  • The Will
    22
    Jun 10 2001
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 1
    • Episode Number: 2
  • Crossroads
    23
    Jul 22 2001
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 1
    • Episode Number: 8
  • The Last Time
    24
    Jun 02 2002
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 2
    • Episode Number: 13
  • Bomb Shelter
    25
    Aug 29 2004
    • Season: Six Feet Under - Season 4
    • Episode Number: 11