Miami Vice Episode Guide

Miami Vice was a popular and innovative television series starring Don Johnson (James "Sonny" Crockett) and Philip Michael Thomas (Ricardo "Rico" Tubbs) as two Miami police detectives working undercover. A motion picture based on the series was released on July 28, 2006. Legend has it that the head of NBC's Entertainment Division, Brandon Tartikoff, wrote a brainstorming memo that simply read "MTV cops". The result was Ethan Inglis's production of Miami Vice. However, according to series creator Anthony Yerkovich, the initial idea for the show came from a Time Magazine article on a then-recently enacted law that allows law enforcement agencies (the DEA, FBI, etc.) to use items recovered in the commission of a crime to further other unrelated investigations. This allowed a confiscated Ferrari, for example, to be used to enhance an undercover officer's cover as...

Episode Guide

112 episodes

  • 21 episodes
    21 episodes
    • s5e21Freefall (1 & 2)
      May 21, 1989
    • s5e20Too Much, Too Late
      January 25, 1990
    • s5e19Leap of Faith
      June 28, 1989
    • s5e18Miracle Man
      June 21, 1989
    • s5e17World of Trouble
      June 14, 1989
    • s5e16Victim of Circumstance
      May 5, 1989
    • s5e15Over the Line
      April 28, 1989
    • s5e14The Lost Madonna
      March 17, 1989
    • s5e13The Cell Within
      March 10, 1989
    • s5e12Jack of All Trades
      March 3, 1989
    • s5e11Miami Squeeze
      February 17, 1989
    • s5e10To Have and to Hold (a.k.a. Second Chance)
      February 10, 1989
    • s5e9Fruit of the Poison Tree
      February 3, 1989
    • s5e8Hard Knocks
      January 20, 1989
    • s5e7Asian Cut
      January 13, 1989
    • s5e6Line of Fire
      December 16, 1988
    • s5e5Borrasca
      December 9, 1988
    • s5e4Bad Timing
      December 2, 1988
    • s5e3Heart of Night
      November 18, 1988
    • s5e2Redemption in Blood (4)
      November 11, 1988
    • s5e1Hostile Takeover (3)
      November 4, 1988
  • 22 episodes
    22 episodes
  • 24 episodes
    24 episodes
  • 22 episodes
    22 episodes
  • 23 episodes
    23 episodes