Mission: Impossible - Episode Guide

Season 1

The Killer

Episode: 1x01 | Airdate: Oct 23, 1988

The Killer

Jim Phelps comes out of retirement to head a new team... in the search for the man who killed his protege, an assassin who does everything randomly to make it impossible to anticipate his next move.

The System

Episode: 1x02 | Airdate: Oct 30, 1988

Holograms

Episode: 1x03 | Airdate: Nov 6, 1988

The Legacy

Episode: 1x05 | Airdate: Nov 26, 1988

The Wall

Episode: 1x06 | Airdate: Dec 11, 1988

The Pawn

Episode: 1x08 | Airdate: Jan 15, 1989

The Pawn

The team must get a defecting scientist and chess master out of Czechoslovakia in the middle of the world chess championships, under heavy guard by his Soviet masters.

The Haunting

Episode: 1x09 | Airdate: Jan 28, 1989

The Haunting

The team goes after a rich sociopath who has killed an Arabic princess. Now her father is threatening to pull out of an oil treaty unless his daughter's fate is determined and the killer brought to justice.

The Lions

Episode: 1x10 | Airdate: Feb 4, 1989

The Lions

When the brother of a dead king sabotages the test his nephew must pass to become the new king, the IMF gets involved to make sure the boy has a fair chance.

The Greek

Episode: 1x11 | Airdate: Feb 11, 1989

The Greek

The team goes after a Greek tycoon who uses his yacht to distribute illegally obtained drugs worldwide.

The Fortune

Episode: 1x12 | Airdate: Feb 18, 1989

The Fortune

The team takes on the ruthless wife of a dictator who is planning a return to power. The mission costs one team member their life.

The Fixer

Episode: 1x13 | Airdate: Feb 25, 1989

The Fixer

The team takes on a crooked DC columnist who uses the information he gathers to blackmail and intimidate to gain what he wants.

Spy

Episode: 1x14 | Airdate: Mar 18, 1989

Spy

The team goes up against an ex-MI6 agent selling chemical weapons. To stop him, Jim must team up with a KGB operative who he's battled in the past... and must now rely on to save his life.

The Devils

Episode: 1x15 | Airdate: Mar 25, 1989

The Devils

A British lord forms a fake Satanic coven and uses it to blackmail the high-ranking officials who participate. The team sets out to convince him that the Devil is real.

The Plague

Episode: 1x16 | Airdate: Apr 8, 1989

The Plague

The IMF must recover a lethal bacteria from the black-market dealer who had it stolen.

Reprisal

Episode: 1x17 | Airdate: Apr 15, 1989

Submarine

Episode: 1x18 | Airdate: Apr 29, 1989

Bayou

Episode: 1x19 | Airdate: May 6, 1989

Season 2

Countdown

Episode: 2x05 | Airdate: Oct 26, 1989

War Games

Episode: 2x06 | Airdate: Nov 2, 1989

Banshee

Episode: 2x09 | Airdate: Nov 30, 1989

Cargo Cult

Episode: 2x12 | Airdate: Jan 13, 1990