Ghost Whisperer

10 Best Episodes of Ghost Whisperer

Newlywed Melinda Gordon tries to help the dead communicate with loved ones, but sometimes the messages she receives are intense and confusing. Most of Melinda's efforts involve resolving conflicts that are preventing the spirits from passing over.

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#1 - The One (2) (Season 1 - Episode 22)

After a jetliner crashes Melinda faces the overwhelming task of helping hundreds of passengers crossover. While Melinda faces this task she finds that the “Wide Brim Man” is working against her. Melinda must also try to work with the crash investigators who are trying to find out how Melinda knew that the plane was going to crash.

The episode was rated 8.71 from 106 votes.

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#2 - Free Fall (1) (Season 1 - Episode 21)


Melinda experiences a sense of dread when she realizes that a plane is going to crash when the spirits of the pilot and flight attendant contact her.

The episode was rated 8.50 from 100 votes.

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#3 - The Gathering (Season 2 - Episode 22)

Melinda visits the Mayor of Grandview and asks him to cancel the memorial dedication they are holding. She speaks to the ghost of a mail person and is looking for a young girl named Kristen. Later, Melinda and Professor Payne search for missing children after their Nanny says that they left with a man named Gabriel. Meanwhile, a mysterious man tries to get Melinda to stop helping the good guys.

The episode was rated 8.44 from 77 votes.

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#4 - Dead to Rights (a.k.a. Dead Reckoning) (Season 2 - Episode 12)


Melinda has trouble talking to a ghost only to find that it's because he is not dead but is in a coma. While Lisa, his wife is in a legal battle against his parents to take him off of the life support. Meanwhile Delia struggles with teaching Ned about closure while also finding closure for herself.

The episode was rated 8.26 from 80 votes.

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#5 - Deja Boo (Season 2 - Episode 13)

Melinda finds that she must stop a ghost who doesn't want to be reincarnated again. Melinda finds out that someone knows her secret. Delia has second thoughts about dinner date.

The episode was rated 8.23 from 79 votes.

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#6 - Deadbeat Dads (Season 3 - Episode 16)


Professor Payne meets Elliot, the brilliant son of one of his old girlfriends. When Payne discovers that the boy is almost 10-years-old, he realizes he may be the boy's father. This angers his deceased wife. After watching Payne, Elliot, and the boy's mother, Melinda tells Jim she wants to have a baby. Melinda meets with Carl, a detective she hired to trace her father's whereabouts after he left Melinda and her mother. Carl stops by the house to give her the little bit of information he collected on her father and something strange happens to him while he talks to Melinda.

The episode was rated 8.20 from 84 votes.

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#7 - Mean Ghost (Season 2 - Episode 15)

Melinda gives a speech on her career at Grandview High. While she’s at the school she sees a group of cheerleaders who are having some mean and vicious things happening to them just as their cheerleading semi-finals are approaching in just a few days. Melinda discovers that the dead cheerleader can’t cross over and someone else has been casting spells on the squad.

The episode was rated 8.20 from 80 votes.

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#8 - The Night We Met (Season 2 - Episode 8)


The ghost of chef who died in a fire at a Chinese restaurant meets Melinda after the restaurant he died in burns for a second time. He demands that Melinda go out and find the person that really set the fire he was blamed for.

The episode was rated 8.18 from 94 votes.

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#9 - The Ghost Within (Season 2 - Episode 4)

After purchasing a set of ornaments at a flea market, Melinda finds that they are haunted. Melinda uses the ornaments to meet Dennis’s ghost. Dennis wants Melinda to reunite his girlfriend with her birth mother.

The episode was rated 8.17 from 92 votes.

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#10 - Pater Familias (Season 3 - Episode 18)


Melinda discovers the truth about her family's past through a series of bodily possessions.

The episode was rated 8.17 from 92 votes.

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#11 - Drowned Lives (Season 2 - Episode 3)

When Melinda goes to visit friends who are experiencing problems with their house, she finds the ghost of six-year-old little girl who drowned. Melinda then tries to help the family of the little girl.

The episode was rated 8.15 from 97 votes.

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#12 - Undead Comic (Season 1 - Episode 12)


After a stand-up comedian commits suicide, he's left in between worlds. Melinda tries to help him find closure.

The episode was rated 8.14 from 108 votes.

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#13 - Leap of Faith (Season 4 - Episode 18)

Sam has a brush with death as he risks his life to save Melinda from harm.

The episode was rated 8.14 from 96 votes.

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#14 - The Collector (Season 2 - Episode 20)


Melinda meets a man who has the same abilities to see and talk to the dead. Melinda later learns that he has a different plan for the dead. A ghost enlists Professor Payne to help Melinda.

The episode was rated 8.13 from 72 votes.

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#15 - Fury (a.k.a. Condemned to Repeat) (Season 1 - Episode 19)

Melinda must help the ghost of an African-American man who had been attacked and killed by a white co-worker in the 1970's. The ghost is haunting the prosecutor who had enough evidence but still failed to file charges against the white co-worker. Melinda tries to help the ghost find justice and help his son to change his racist views before they're passed on to the next generation.

The episode was rated 8.12 from 98 votes.

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#16 - A Grave Matter (Season 2 - Episode 5)


The ghost of a man who was buried in the wrong grave starts to haunt a cemetery as someone else’s wife is coming to mourn him every night. Melinda must reconcile the man with his hostile wife and daughter in order for him to be able to cross-over.

The episode was rated 8.12 from 86 votes.

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#17 - The Vanishing (Season 1 - Episode 20)

A head injury caused by an accident puts Melinda's abilities at risk. Melinda must deal with the possibility of permanently losing her gift as she attempts to help a young girl whose boyfriend has recently died.

The episode was rated 8.11 from 97 votes.

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#18 - The Curse of the Ninth (Season 2 - Episode 9)


When Melinda meets a nightclub waiter who has not played his guitar since his friend died, she finds that he is being haunted by two ghosts.

The episode was rated 8.11 from 89 votes.

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#19 - Horror Show (Season 3 - Episode 15)

Melinda investigates the haunting of a college student after the student sees a horror movie.

The episode was rated 8.11 from 73 votes.

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#20 - No Safe Place (Season 3 - Episode 4)


Melinda's life is in danger when she tries to help the victim of a stalker.

The episode was rated 8.10 from 87 votes.


Last updated: jan 06, 2023

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