When Walter White, a New Mexico chemistry teacher, is diagnosed with Stage III cancer and given a prognosis of only two years left to live, he becomes filled with a sense of fearlessness and an unrelenting desire to secure his family's financial future at any cost as he enters the dangerous world of drugs and crime.
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Season 1Netflix | AMC | Rent or Buy
S01 E01Jan 21, 2008
Pilot Jan 21, 2008 When an unassuming high school chemistry teacher discovers he has a rare form of lung cancer, he decides to team up with a former student and create a top of the line crystal meth in a used RV, to provide for his family once he is gone.
S01 E02Jan 28, 2008
The Cat's in the Bag Jan 28, 2008 Walt and Jesse attempt to tie up loose ends. The desperate situation gets more complicated with the flip of a coin. Walt's wife, Skyler, becomes suspicious of Walt's strange behavior.
S01 E03Feb 11, 2008
...and the Bag's in the River Feb 11, 2008 Walter fights with Jesse over his drug use, causing him to leave Walter alone with their captive, Krazy-8. Meanwhile, Hank has a scared straight moment with Walter Jr. after his aunt discovers he has been smoking pot. Also, Skylar is upset when Walter stays away from home.
S01 E04Feb 18, 2008
Cancer Man Feb 18, 2008 Walter finally tells his family that he has been stricken with cancer. Meanwhile, the DEA believes Albuquerque has a new, big time player to worry about. Meanwhile, a worthy recipient is the target of a depressed Walter's anger, and Jesse makes a surprise visit to his parents home.
S01 E05Feb 25, 2008
Gray Matter Feb 25, 2008 Walter and Skyler attend a former colleague's party. Jesse tries to free himself from the drugs, while Skyler organizes an intervention.
S01 E06Mar 3, 2008
Crazy Handful of Nothin' Mar 3, 2008 The side effects of chemo begin to plague Walt. Meanwhile, the DEA rounds up suspected dealers.
Season 2Netflix | Rent or Buy
S02 E01Mar 9, 2009
Seven Thirty-Seven Mar 9, 2009 Walt and Jesse are vividly reminded of Tuco’s volatile nature, and try to figure a way out of their business partnership. Hank attempts to mend fences between the estranged Marie and Skyler.
S02 E02Mar 16, 2009
Grilled Mar 16, 2009 Walt and Jesse find themselves in close quarters with an unhinged Tuco. Marie and Hank comfort Skyler, who is distraught over Walt’s disappearance. Hank pays a visit to Mrs. Pinkman on some not-so-official business.
S02 E03Mar 23, 2009
Bit by a Dead Bee Mar 23, 2009 Walt and Jesse become short on cash when they try to cover their tracks. Meanwhile, the DEA has a lead that could them straight to Walt and Jesse.
S02 E04Mar 30, 2009
Down Mar 30, 2009 Walt attempts to reconnect with his family, while Jesse struggles to rebuild his life.
S02 E05Apr 6, 2009
Breakage Apr 6, 2009 Hank suffers from the aftermath of his encounter with Tuco. Meanwhile, Jesse hires a crew to get their product out on the streets.
S02 E06Apr 13, 2009
Peekaboo Apr 13, 2009 Walt's secret is in jeopardy when Skyler thanks Gretchen for paying for his treatment.
Season 3Netflix | Rent or Buy
S03 E01Mar 22, 2010
No Mas Mar 22, 2010 Walt faces a new threat on a new front and deals with an increasingly angry Skyler, who must consider what to do next with her life and the kids'. Meanwhile, Jesse comes face-to-face with some startling self-revelations.
S03 E02Mar 29, 2010
Caballo Sin Nombre Mar 29, 2010 Despite ever-increasing tension between Walt and Skyler, he pulls out all the stops in an effort to reconcile with the family. Elsewhere, Saul is instrumental in getting Jesse involved in a most-unusual investment opportunity.
S03 E03Apr 5, 2010
I.F.T. Apr 5, 2010 Walt ignores Skyler's demands, furthering the rift between them and pushing her to break bad. Still suffering from panic and anxiety attacks, Hank crosses a line at work.
S03 E04Apr 12, 2010
Green Light Apr 12, 2010 Walt loses control as he reacts to Skyler's news, endangering his job and relationships with Saul and Jesse. Hank throws himself into his blue meth investigation. Jesse enacts a new plan.
S03 E05Apr 19, 2010
Mas Apr 19, 2010 Gus increases his efforts to lure Walt back into business, forcing a rift between Walt and Jesse. Skyler doubts her new relationship. Marie confides in Skyler about her concern for Hank's well-being.
S03 E06Apr 26, 2010
Sunset Apr 26, 2010 Walt settles into his new surroundings; Walt, Jr. wants answers about his parents' relationship; Hank's investigation causes problems for Walt and Jesse.
Season 4Netflix | Rent or Buy
S04 E01Jul 18, 2011
Box Cutter Jul 18, 2011 Walt and Jesse face the deadly consequences of their actions. Skyler deals with a puzzling disappearance, as Marie struggles to help Hank with his recovery.
S04 E02Jul 25, 2011
Thirty-Eight Snub Jul 25, 2011 Walt attempts to form a new alliance as he plans his next move. Skyler pushes Walt towards a business opportunity, in hopes of protecting the family.
S04 E03Aug 1, 2011
Open House Aug 1, 2011 Events spiral out of control at Jesse’s place. Skyler reluctantly asks for Saul’s help. Marie returns to an old pastime and a friend asks Hank for help.
S04 E04Aug 8, 2011
Bullet Points Aug 8, 2011 The Cartel takes steps to gain the upper hand. Walt and Skyler share an embarrassing secret with the rest of the family. Jesse’s activities draw unwanted attention.
S04 E05Aug 15, 2011
Shotgun Aug 15, 2011 When Jesse goes missing, Walt fears the worst. Skyler has an unlikely reunion. Hank shares some bad news with Detective Tim Roberts.
S04 E06Aug 22, 2011
Cornered Aug 22, 2011 Skyler makes an unsettling discovery. Walter, Jr. pushes his dad into a questionable purchase. Jesse offers Mike some unexpected help.
Season 5Netflix | AMC | Rent or Buy
S05 E01Jul 16, 2012
Live Free or Die Jul 16, 2012 As Walt deals with the aftermath of the Casa Tranquila explosion, Hank works to wrap up his investigation of Gus' empire.
S05 E02Jul 23, 2012
Madrigal Jul 23, 2012 Walt and Jesse pursue an unlikely business partner. The DEA filters through various leads in hopes of finding something.
S05 E03Jul 30, 2012
Hazard Pay Jul 30, 2012 Walt and Jesse formulate a new business plan. Walt shares a secret with Marie.
S05 E04Aug 6, 2012
Fifty-One Aug 6, 2012 Walt celebrates another birthday. Skyler contemplates her options, and an associate puts a crimp in Walt and Jesse's business strategy.
S05 E05Aug 13, 2012
Dead Freight Aug 13, 2012 Walt's team gets creative to obtain the methylamine they need to continue their operation.
S05 E06Aug 20, 2012
Buyout Aug 20, 2012 Walt, Jesse, and Mike struggle over the future of their business, as occupational hazards weigh on Jesse.