After gracing television screens for two decades, “NCIS” has established some beloved traditions, and one of the favorites among fans is the annual Halloween episode. As the show gears up for its 21st season in 2024, it’s a delightful challenge to rank the Halloween-themed stories, as there have been so many over the years. To make it easier for you to enjoy, we’ve selected the top “NCIS” Halloween episodes for your viewing pleasure:

  1. “Witch Hunt” (Season 4, Episode 6): This episode stands out for featuring a hilarious and iconic Halloween scene with Pauley Perrette’s character, Abby Sciuto, dressing up as Marilyn Monroe. The scene is so well-executed that it takes center stage. The episode also delves into a compelling case involving the abduction of a Marine’s daughter and the intricate secrets of the Marine’s past.
  2. “Parental Guidance Suggested” (Season 12, Episode 6): This episode offers a perfect blend of humor and mystery. Abby hosts a Halloween party, leading to comical disputes about costumes. Meanwhile, the team, led by Mark Harmon’s Gibbs, investigates the death of a Navy Commander’s wife and its potential connection to a jihadist organization. It’s a standout episode from Season 12 that keeps the audience engaged.
  3. “Viral” (Season 13, Episode 6): “NCIS” continues its Halloween tradition with the episode “Viral.” A murder at a children’s Halloween party raises questions about a deranged copycat or a serial killer. The juxtaposition of a serious crime investigation in a kid-friendly Halloween setting adds a touch of darkness and humor, making it a memorable Halloween-themed episode.

These top “NCIS” Halloween episodes offer a perfect blend of spooky fun and compelling mysteries, making them a must-watch for fans and a great addition to your Halloween viewing lineup.

By chrysos