Worst & Best Saint Episodes




Title: The Saint
Genre: Action, Crime
Series: 6
Episodes: 118
First Transmission: 1962-1969

Simon Templar is a wealthy adventurer known as The Saint.

 

Notes

*The Standard Deviation (SD) of the ratings is a measure of how much spread there is in the numbers. The median represents the middle value of the ratings

The top-rated episode differs from the mean-rated episode by 2.09 standard deviations.

The bottom-rated episode differs from the mean-rated episode by 3.1 standard deviations.

 

Best Episode #64

The Abductors (1965) – Shortly after meeting the Saint and saying he’s being followed, Brian Quell is kidnapped, in an attempt to lure his brother – a professor. Simon is now under suspicion of murder.

2nd Best Episode #53

The Contract (1965) – An American airman is seeking revenge against The Saint and puts a 5,000-pound bounty on his head.

3rd Best Episode #45

The Saint Steps In (1964) – A new textile formula that will revolutionise the clothing industry gets stolen and the developer’s daughter asks Simon for help.

4th Best Episode #43

The Scorpion (1964) – A petty crook is murdered just after telling Simon that he has been paid to steal documents for blackmail purposes by a villain known as the Scorpion.

5th Best Episode #36

Sophia (1964) – Holidaying on a Greek village, Simon has to deal with with a crook who is threatening the peace of local inhabitants.

6th Best Episode #104

The Double Take (1968) – A Greek millionaire hires Simon to locate the man who’s impersonating him. His doppelganger claims that it’s he who’s the genuine article.

7th Best Episode #90

To Kill a Saint (1967) – Simon is hired to disguise himself as a gangster and kill himself!

Worst Episode #16

Teresa (1963) – While in Mexico, Simon plunges into helping a young woman solve the mystery of her husband’s disappearance.

 




 

Full Episode List

Key:-Blue episodes rated above par. Brown episodes rated below par.

#1 The Talented Husband (1962)
#2 The Latin Touch (1962)
#3 The Careful Terrorist (1962)
#4 The Covetous Headsman (1962)
#5 The Loaded Tourist (1962)
#6 The Pearls of Peace (1962)
#7 The Arrow of God (1962)
#8 The Element of Doubt (1962)
#9 The Effete Angler (1962)
#10 The Golden Journey (1962)
#11 The Man Who Was Lucky (1962)
#12 The Charitable Countess (1962)
#13 The Fellow Traveller (1963)
#14 Starring the Saint (1963)
#15 Judith (1963)
#16 Teresa (1963)
#17 The Elusive Ellshaw (1963)
#18 Marcia (1963)
#19 The Work of Art (1963)
#20 Iris (1963)
#21 The King of the Beggars (1963)
#22 The Rough Diamonds (1963)
#23 The Saint Plays with Fire (1963)
#24 The Well Meaning Mayor (1963)
#25 The Sporting Chance (1963)
#26 The Bunco Artists (1963)
#27 The Benevolent Burglary (1963)
#28 The Wonderful War (1964)
#29 The Noble Sportsman (1964)
#30 The Romantic Matron (1963)
#31 Luella (1964)
#32 The Lawless Lady (1964)
#33 The Good Medicine (1964)
#34 The Invisible Millionaire (1963)
#35 The High Fence (1964)
#36 Sophia (1964)
#37 The Gentle Ladies (1963)
#38 The Ever-Loving Spouse (1963)
#39 The Saint Sees It Through (1963)
#40 The Miracle Tea Party (1964)
#41 Lida (1964)
#42 Jeannine (1964)
#43 The Scorpion (1964)
#44 The Revolution Racket (1964)
#45 The Saint Steps In (1964)
#46 The Loving Brothers (1964)
#47 The Man Who Liked Toys (1964)
#48 The Death Penalty (1964)
#49 The Imprudent Politician (1964)
#50 The Hi-Jackers (1964)
#51 The Unkind Philanthropist (1964)
#52 The Damsel in Distress (1964)
#53 The Contract (1965)
#54 The Set-Up (1965)
#55 The Rhine Maiden (1965)
#56 The Inescapable Word (1965)
#57 The Sign of the Claw (1965)
#58 The Golden Frog (1965)
#59 The Frightened Inn-Keeper (1965)
#60 Sibao (1965)
#61 The Crime of the Century (1965)
#62 The Happy Suicide (1965)
#63 The Checkered Flag (1965)
#64 The Abductors (1965)
#65 The Crooked Ring (1965)
#66 The Smart Detective (1965)
#67 The Persistent Parasites (1965)
#68 The Man Who Could Not Die (1965)
#69 The Saint Bids Diamonds (1965)
#70 The Spanish Cow (1965)
#71 The Old Treasure Story (1965)
#72 The Queen’s Ransom (1966)
#73 Interlude in Venice (1966)
#74 The Russian Prisoner (1966)
#75 The Reluctant Revolution (1966)
#76 The Helpful Pirate (1966)
#77 The Convenient Monster (1966)
#78 The Angel’s Eye (1966)
#79 The Man Who Liked Lions (1966)
#80 The Better Mousetrap (1966)
#81 Little Girl Lost (1966)
#82 Paper Chase (1966)
#83 Locate and Destroy (1966)
#84 Flight Plan (1966)
#85 Escape Route (1966)
#86 The Persistent Patriots (1967)
#87 The Fast Women (1967)
#88 The Death Game (1967)
#89 The Art Collectors (1967)
#90 To Kill a Saint (1967)
#91 The Counterfeit Countess (1967)
#92 Simon and Delilah (1967)
#93 Island of Chance (1967)
#94 The Gadget Lovers (1967)
#95 A Double in Diamonds (1967)
#96 The Power Artists (1967)
#97 When Spring Is Sprung (1967)
#98 The Gadic Collection (1967)
#99 The Best Laid Schemes (1967)
#100 Invitation to Danger (1968)
#101 Legacy for the Saint (1968)
#102 The Desperate Diplomat (1968)
#103 The Organisation Man (1968)
#104 The Double Take (1968)
#105 The Time to Die (1968)
#106 The Master Plan (1968)
#107 The House on Dragon’s Rock (1966)
#108 The Scales of Justice (1968)
#109 The Fiction Makers: Part 1 (1968)
#110 The Fiction Makers: Part 2 (1968)
#111 The People Importers (1968)
#112 Where the Money Is (1968)
#113 Vendetta for the Saint: Part 1 (1969)
#114 Vendetta for the Saint: Part 2 (1969)
#115 The Ex-King of Diamonds (1969)
#116 The Man Who Gambled with Life (1969)
#117 Portrait of Brenda (1969)
#118 The World Beater (1969)