Worst & Best Yellowstone Episodes
First Transmission: 2018-2020
A ranching family in Montana has to deal with others encroaching on their land.
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*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 2.61 standard deviations.
The bottom-rated episode differs from the mean-rated episode by 1.77 standard deviations.
Best Episode #16
Resurrection Day (2019) – The Beck brothers become frustrated by the Duttons leading to tensions. Jamie looks for a fresh start at the ranch.
2nd Best Episode #29
The World Is Purple (2020) – The battle for the future of the Yellowstone heats up and nothing will be the same again.
3rd Best Episode #28
Meaner Than Evil (2020) – The ranchers seek revenge after recent events.
4th Best Episode #19
Sins of the Father (2019) – The Duttons feud with the Becks comes to a crisis point.
5th Best Episode #18
Enemies by Monday (2019) – The Duttons prepare for a final fight with the Becks. Beth helps Monica overcome an uncomfortable situation.
Worst Episode #25
All for Nothing (2020) – Beth reveals a secret. John confronts two cowboys.
Full Episode List
Key:-Blue episodes rated above par. Brown episodes rated below par.
#1 Daybreak (2018) –
John Dutton tries to protect his ranch from land developers.
#2 Kill the Messenger (2018) –
The dust settles from the shootout.
#3 No Good Horses (2018) –
The Duttons deal with a painful anniversary. Jamie and Beth plan political careers.
#4 The Long Black Train (2018) –
John’s secret comes to the surface.
#5 Coming Home (2018) –
Kayce feels the heat. Rip recruits a new cowboy.
#6 The Remembering (2018) –
A new partnership threatens John and Yellowstone.
#7 A Monster Is Among Us (2018) –
John’s way of life is threatened.
#8 The Unravelling: Part 1 (2018) –
Rip faces an investigation. Beth looks at Dan’s finances.
#9 The Unravelling: Part 2 (2018) –
John discovers who are his true allegiances.
#10 A Thundering (2019) –
A damaging article threatens John.
#11 New Beginnings (2019) –
Beth buys land to protect the ranch. Kayce and Rip fight.
#12 The Reek of Desperation (2019) –
Powerful forces look to obstruct Rainwater and Jenkins’ plans for a business deal.
#13 Only Devils Left (2019) –
John’s enemies strike on the Yellowstone. John forms an unlikely alliance.
#14 Touching Your Enemy (2019) –
Jamie has to confront a previous mistake. Kayce finds evidence.
#15 Blood the Boy (2019) –
Jamie takes drastic action to protect his family. Jimmy competes at rodeo.
#16 Resurrection Day (2019) –
The Beck brothers become frustrated by the Duttons leading to tensions. Jamie looks for a fresh start at the ranch.
#17 Behind Us Only Grey (2019) –
John and Rip seek revenge. Jimmy clears debts.
#18 Enemies by Monday (2019) –
The Duttons prepare for a final fight with the Becks. Beth helps Monica overcome an uncomfortable situation.
#19 Sins of the Father (2019) –
The Duttons feud with the Becks comes to a crisis point.
#20 You’re the Indian Now (2020) –
A trespasser on the ranch may have big ambitions for the surrounding land;
#21 Freight Trains and Monsters (2020) –
Jamie starts a new job. Rip searches for another ranch hand.
#22 An Acceptable Surrender (2020) –
Governor Perry hears a $6 billion pitch for a development on the Yellowstone. Jimmy competes in a rodeo competition.
#23 Going Back to Cali (2020) –
Beth shares a secret with Rip. John and the boys deal with some trespassers from out of state.
#24 Cowboys and Dreamers (2020) –
Beth and Jamie’s toxic relationship has a reason. Rip and the boys get into a confrontation because of John’s past.
#25 All for Nothing (2020) –
Beth reveals a secret. John confronts two cowboys.
#26 The Beating (2020) –
There is theft on the ranch, Jamie learns a shocking family secret,
#27 I Killed a Man Today (2020) –
Beth acts against a financial adversary. Monica assists authorities with missing person cases.
#28 Meaner Than Evil (2020) –
The ranchers seek revenge after recent events.
#29 The World Is Purple (2020) –
The battle for the future of the Yellowstone heats up and nothing will be the same again.