The BEST Episodes of Agatha Christie's Criminal Games
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Sep 14, 2020
Network: France 2
Agatha Christie's masterful storytelling gets a soupçon of French flair in these attractive, witty mysteries. These French adaptations are a fresh, stylish twist on classic Christie tales.
#1 - Crime Does Not Pay
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 10, 2014
#2 - Hercule Poirot's Christmas
Season 2 - Episode 22 - Aired Sep 7, 2018
#3 - Cards on the Table
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 3, 2014
#4 - Murder is Easy
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 4, 2015
#5 - I Am Not Guilty
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 15, 2010
Je ne suis pas coupable (based on Sad Cypress)—When death stalks a women’s retreat, a reluctant Lampion goes undercover.
#6 - Third Girl
Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired Sep 15, 2017
Haute couture crime. Patricia, a designer's assistant at a leading Paris fashion house, is fragile and unstable. So, when she confesses to a murder, Swan Laurence suspects she's been manipulated. Alice is outraged at their working conditions and starts a strike just before a major fashion parade.
#7 - Taken at the Flood
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 15, 2011
#8 - Pension Vanilos
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 28, 2015
#9 - Why Didn't They Ask Martin?
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Dec 27, 2013
#10 - They Do It with Mirrors
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 29, 2013
Jeux de glaces (based on They Do It with Mirrors). Doctor Bousquet heads a reintegration center for offenders. His family is not so fond of the presence of criminals and the sick in their home. Commissioner Laurence leads the investigation into two murders in the center and tries to get rid of curious journalist Alice Avril without much success. There is not much love in the family of doctor Bousquet. Are it actually Dr. Bousquet's patients who are dangerous?
#11 - Dumb Witness
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 22, 2013
Two murders are happening and the only witness there is is a dog. A castle is ravaged by ghosts who say they are going to reveal the name of the murderer. For Laurence, who doesn't believe in ghosts, this place stinks, especially now that her mother wants to get involved. As if that is not enough, her mother has also got it in her head to pair Avril, whom she loves, with her son. So a lot of headaches for the Commissioner.
#12 - Mrs McGinty's Dead
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 11, 2015
#13 - The Pale Horse
Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Sep 2, 2016
#14 - The Strange Kidnapping of Little Bruno
Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Aug 26, 2016
#15 - The Man in the Brown Suit
Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired Sep 1, 2017
The man in the brown suit. Top-secret microfilms are stolen during a Russian ballet performance at Lille Opera. Aware that the troupe includes Soviet spies, the French Secret Service calls in Swan Laurence. He becomes the opera's new secretary, Brigitte.
#16 - Three Act Tragedy
Season 2 - Episode 21 - Aired Aug 31, 2018
#17 - Evil Under the Sun
Season 2 - Episode 23 - Aired Sep 28, 2018
#18 - Halloween Party (Murder at the Kermesse)
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 26, 2014
#19 - The Moving Finger
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 11, 2009
#20 - A Caribbean Mystery
Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired Sep 23, 2016
#21 - Ding Dingue Dong
Season 2 - Episode 24 - Aired Sep 6, 2019
#22 - L'heure zéro
Season 2 - Episode 25 - Aired Sep 13, 2019
#23 - The Body in the Library
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 28, 2011
Un cadavre sur l’oreiller (based on The Body in the Library)—With Larosière accused of strangling a prostitute, Lampion tries to clear his name.
#24 - Sleeping Murder
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Feb 17, 2012
#25 - The Cat and the Mice
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 8, 2010
Le chat et les souris (based on Cat Among the Pigeons)—While investigating murder at a fancy boarding school, Larosière is haunted by his past.