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The best episodes of Black Mirror

Explore the comprehensive ranking of Black Mirror episodes, meticulously evaluated through thousands of fan votes. Uncover the top-rated moments that define the brilliance of Black Mirror!

Over the last ten years, technology has transformed almost every aspect of our lives before we've had time to stop and question it. In every home; on every desk; in every palm - a plasma screen; a monitor; a smartphone - a black mirror of our 21st Century existence.
Hang the DJ
8.1

#1 - Hang the DJ

Season 4, Episode 4, 12/29/2017
Paired up by a dating program that puts an expiration date on all relationships, Frank and Amy soon begin to question the system's logic.
The Entire History of You
8.0

#2 - The Entire History of You

Season 1, Episode 3, 12/18/2011
In the near future, everyone has access to a memory implant that records everything humans do, see and hear.
Hated in the Nation
8.0

#3 - Hated in the Nation

Season 3, Episode 6, 10/21/2016
The death of a journalist at the center of a social media firestorm leads a veteran detective and her tech-savvy apprentice to a chilling discovery.
Black Museum
7.9

#4 - Black Museum

Season 4, Episode 6, 12/29/2017
On a dusty stretch of highway, a traveler stumbles across a museum that boasts rare artifacts -- and a disturbing main attraction.
Shut Up and Dance
7.9

#5 - Shut Up and Dance

Season 3, Episode 3, 10/21/2016
After a virus infects his laptop, a teen faces a daunting choice: carry out orders delivered by text message, or risk having intimate secrets exposed.
Nosedive
7.9

#6 - Nosedive

Season 3, Episode 1, 10/21/2016
A woman desperate to boost her social media score hits the jackpot when she's invited to a swanky wedding. But the trip doesn't go as planned.
San Junipero
7.8

#7 - San Junipero

Season 3, Episode 4, 10/21/2016
In a seaside town in 1987, a shy young woman and an outgoing party girl strike up a powerful bond that seems to defy the laws of space and time.
Fifteen Million Merits
7.7

#8 - Fifteen Million Merits

Season 1, Episode 2, 12/11/2011
In a world where people’s lives consist of riding exercise bikes to gain credits, Bing tries to help a woman get on to a singing competition show.
USS Callister
7.6

#9 - USS Callister

Season 4, Episode 1, 12/29/2017
Capt. Robert Daly presides over his crew with wisdom and courage, but a new recruit will soon discover nothing on this spaceship is what it seems.
Playtest
7.6

#10 - Playtest

Season 3, Episode 2, 10/21/2016
An American traveler short on cash signs up to test a revolutionary new gaming system, only to discover the thrills are a little too real.
Be Right Back
7.6

#11 - Be Right Back

Season 2, Episode 1, 2/11/2013
After learning about a new service that lets people stay in touch with the deceased, a lonely, grieving Martha reconnects with her late lover.
The National Anthem
7.4

#12 - The National Anthem

Season 1, Episode 1, 12/4/2011
Prime Minister Michael Callow faces a shocking dilemma when Princess Susannah, a much-loved member of the Royal Family, is kidnapped.
White Bear
7.4

#13 - White Bear

Season 2, Episode 2, 2/18/2013
Victoria wakes up and cannot remember anything about her life. Everyone she encounters refuses to communicate with her.
Men Against Fire
7.2

#14 - Men Against Fire

Season 3, Episode 5, 10/21/2016
After his first battle with an elusive enemy, a soldier begins experiencing unfamiliar sensations and strange technical glitches.
Joan Is Awful
7.2

#15 - Joan Is Awful

Season 6, Episode 1, 6/15/2023
An average woman discovers a global streaming service has adapted her daily life — and her secrets — into a drama starring A-list actress Salma Hayek.
Loch Henry
7.0

#16 - Loch Henry

Season 6, Episode 2, 6/15/2023
While filming a nature documentary in a sleepy Scottish town, a young couple catches wind of a juicy local story with ties to shocking past events.
Arkangel
7.0

#17 - Arkangel

Season 4, Episode 2, 12/29/2017
Worried about her daughter's safety, single mom Marie signs up for a cutting-edge device that monitors the girl's whereabouts.
Beyond the Sea
6.9

#18 - Beyond the Sea

Season 6, Episode 3, 6/15/2023
In an alternative 1969, two astronauts on a perilous high-tech space mission grapple with the fallout of an unfathomable tragedy back on Earth.
Smithereens
6.9

#19 - Smithereens

Season 5, Episode 2, 6/5/2019
A London rideshare driver ignites an international crisis when he kidnaps a worker from a social media company.
Crocodile
6.9

#20 - Crocodile

Season 4, Episode 3, 12/29/2017
Architect Mia scrambles to keep a dark secret under wraps, while insurance investigator Shazia harvests people's memories of a nearby accident scene.
The Waldo Moment
6.4

#21 - The Waldo Moment

Season 2, Episode 3, 2/25/2013
A failed comedian who voices a popular cartoon bear named Waldo finds himself mixing in politics when TV executives want Waldo to run for office.
Metalhead
6.4

#22 - Metalhead

Season 4, Episode 5, 12/29/2017
At an abandoned warehouse, scavengers searching for supplies encounter a ruthless foe and flee for their lives through a bleak wasteland.
Striking Vipers
6.3

#23 - Striking Vipers

Season 5, Episode 1, 6/5/2019
When old college friends Danny and Karl reconnect in a VR version of their favorite video game, the late-night sessions yield an unexpected discovery.
Demon 79
6.1

#24 - Demon 79

Season 6, Episode 5, 6/15/2023
Northern England, 1979. A meek sales assistant discovers she must commit terrible acts to prevent an imminent disaster.
Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too
6.1

#25 - Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too

Season 5, Episode 3, 6/5/2019
A lonely teen becomes obsessed with a robot doll based on her pop star idol, Ashley O - just as the real Ashley's life begins to unravel.
Mazey Day
5.1

#26 - Mazey Day

Season 6, Episode 4, 6/15/2023
A troubled Hollywood starlet goes to great lengths to escape packs of invasive paparazzi as she deals with the aftermath of a hit-and-run.

Summary

The best rated episodes are:
S4E4 - Hang the DJ - 8.1
S1E3 - The Entire History of You - 8.0
S3E6 - Hated in the Nation - 8.0
S4E6 - Black Museum - 7.9
S3E3 - Shut Up and Dance - 7.9
S3E1 - Nosedive - 7.9
S3E4 - San Junipero - 7.8
S1E2 - Fifteen Million Merits - 7.7
S4E1 - USS Callister - 7.6
S3E2 - Playtest - 7.6

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