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.

Crime Does Not Pay

#1 - Crime Does Not Pay

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 10, 2014

star 9.00
29 votes
Directors: Marc Angelo
Writers: Thierry Debroux
Hercule Poirot's Christmas

#2 - Hercule Poirot's Christmas

Season 2 - Episode 22 - Aired Sep 7, 2018

star 9.00
2 votes
Directors: Didier Bivel
Writers: Bertrand Lorel, Catherine Hoffmann, Zina Modiano
Cards on the Table

#3 - Cards on the Table

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 3, 2014

star 8.97
29 votes
Directors: Eric Woreth
Writers: Sylvie Simon
Murder is Easy

#4 - Murder is Easy

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 4, 2015

star 8.90
29 votes
Directors: Eric Woreth
Writers: Jean-Luc Gaget
I Am Not Guilty

#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.

star 8.67
3 votes
Directors: Eric Woreth
Writers: Thierry Debroux
Third Girl

#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.

star 8.67
3 votes
Writers:
Taken at the Flood

#7 - Taken at the Flood

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 15, 2011

star 8.50
2 votes
Directors: Eric Woreth
Writers: Sylvie Simon
Pension Vanilos

#8 - Pension Vanilos

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 28, 2015

star 8.40
5 votes
Directors: Marc Angelo
Writers: Sylvie Simon
Why Didn't They Ask Martin?

#9 - Why Didn't They Ask Martin?

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Dec 27, 2013

star 8.03
31 votes
Directors: Marc Angelo
Writers: Sylvie Simon
They Do It with Mirrors

#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?

star 8.00
11 votes
Directors: Eric Woreth
Writers: Sylvie Simon
Dumb Witness

#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.

star 8.00
30 votes
Directors: Marc Angelo
Writers: Thierry Debroux
Mrs McGinty's Dead

#12 - Mrs McGinty's Dead

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 11, 2015

star 8.00
4 votes
Directors: Eric Woreth
Writers: Thierry Debroux
The Pale Horse

#13 - The Pale Horse

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Sep 2, 2016

star 8.00
2 votes
Directors: Olivier Panchot
Writers: Sylvie Simon
The Strange Kidnapping of Little Bruno

#14 - The Strange Kidnapping of Little Bruno

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Aug 26, 2016

star 8.00
3 votes
Directors: Eric Woreth
Writers: Jean-Luc Gaget
The Man in the Brown Suit

#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.

star 8.00
3 votes
Three Act Tragedy

#16 - Three Act Tragedy

Season 2 - Episode 21 - Aired Aug 31, 2018

star 8.00
2 votes
Writers: Sylvie Simon
Evil Under the Sun

#17 - Evil Under the Sun

Season 2 - Episode 23 - Aired Sep 28, 2018

star 8.00
1 votes
Writers: Anne Peyregne, Jennifer Have
Halloween Party (Murder at the Kermesse)

#18 - Halloween Party (Murder at the Kermesse)

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 26, 2014

star 7.97
29 votes
Directors: Eric Woreth
Writers: Jean-Luc Gaget
The Moving Finger

#19 - The Moving Finger

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 11, 2009

star 7.80
5 votes
Directors: Edwin Baily
Writers: Agatha Christie, Anne Giafferi, Murielle Magellan
A Caribbean Mystery

#20 - A Caribbean Mystery

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired Sep 23, 2016

star 7.75
4 votes
Directors: Eric Woreth
Writers: Bruno Dega, Jeanne Le Guillou
Ding Dingue Dong

#21 - Ding Dingue Dong

Season 2 - Episode 24 - Aired Sep 6, 2019

star 7.67
3 votes
Writers: Anne Giafferi, Murielle Magellan, Sylvie Simon, Thierry Debroux
L'heure zéro

#22 - L'heure zéro

Season 2 - Episode 25 - Aired Sep 13, 2019

star 7.67
3 votes
Writers: Anne Giafferi, Flore Kosinetz, Hélène Lombard, Murielle Magellan, Sylvie Simon, Thierry Debroux
The Body in the Library

#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.

star 7.50
2 votes
Directors: Eric Woreth
Writers: Sylvie Simon
Sleeping Murder

#24 - Sleeping Murder

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Feb 17, 2012

star 7.50
2 votes
Directors: Eric Woreth
Writers: Anne Giafferi, Murielle Magellan
The Cat and the Mice

#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.

star 7.33
3 votes
Directors: Eric Woreth
Writers: Thierry Debroux