The BEST Episodes of Black Spot

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Feb 4, 2020

Network: France 2

Villefranche is a small town with no phone reception on the edge of a mysterious forest. The number of inhabitants is dwindling but there's a sharp rise in crime. Police inspector Laurene, once the victim of a crime herself, keeps on discovering fresh corpses.

The End is Only the Beginning

#1 - The End is Only the Beginning

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 30, 2017

The investigation into the disappearance of the Mayor's daughter advances with the discovery of her body in the middle of a bizarrely staged location. While Bertrand loses control and seeks vengeance, Laurene finally gets close to the invisible enemy that she's been tracking for many years.

star 8.58
104 votes
Like a Dog

#2 - Like a Dog

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 25, 2019

With the squad hobbled and the Celtic day of the dead looming, Laurène begs a commander for reinforcements. Dogs lead the way to another body.

star 7.71
48 votes
The Maiden and the Corpse

#3 - The Maiden and the Corpse

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 18, 2019

Laurène stumbles on a surreal crime scene near a piano in the forest. Cora searches for clues to Roman's fate. Garnier digs up info on Siriani's past.

star 7.67
49 votes
Sanctuary

#4 - Sanctuary

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 25, 2019

As Laurène desperately tries to escape the ravine and get help for Teddy Bear, memories of her kidnapping surface. Siriani makes a troubling discovery.

star 7.59
49 votes
The Secret Behind the Window

#5 - The Secret Behind the Window

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 30, 2017

The father of a child with a mental disability is found dead at his farm. We're concerned for the boy's future at the same time as we seek his father's killer, but Laurene is troubled because the prosecutor Siriani has arrested Bertrand.

star 7.55
77 votes
The Shadow and the Preys

#6 - The Shadow and the Preys

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 25, 2019

As animal bones pop up around Villefranche, Laurène and Bertrand assemble a team to scour the woods, and the Children of Arduinna prepare their attack.

star 7.50
52 votes
In Another Life

#7 - In Another Life

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 18, 2019

A bizarre bee attack leads to a grisly discovery at a pond. Laurène takes Jonas into custody to find out what he knows about the figure in the forest.

star 7.48
50 votes
Moonstruck

#8 - Moonstruck

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 18, 2019

As the full moon sends the town into a frenzy, Hermann grapples with ghosts from his past, and Siriani seizes a chance to inspect the quarry.

star 7.43
49 votes
No More Walks in the Woods

#9 - No More Walks in the Woods

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 16, 2017

A phone is found with videos showing a group of young people terrified by a macabre discovery in the forest. After the body of one of the young people is found, Laurθne and her team investigate, endeavouring to understand what went wrong on their nocturnal spree. At the same time, she tries to assess her complicated relationship with Bertrand, the town's Mayor.

star 7.33
86 votes
How We Live Now: Part 1

#10 - How We Live Now: Part 1

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Feb 11, 2019

Laurène cuts her sick leave short to investigate the murder of a quarry worker. In flashbacks to 57 B.C., a Roman expedition takes a harrowing turn.

star 7.29
56 votes
The Void

#11 - The Void

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 16, 2017

An amateur caver emerges traumatised from a labyrinth of subterranean grottos where he says he lost his friend. Laurθne tries to unravel fact from fiction in his witness statement before contemplating a perilous descent. At the same time, Cora thinks that the Mayor's daughter has been kidnapped by a mysterious group of activists who are leaving their marks on the walls of Villefranche.

star 7.28
86 votes
Dark Heroes

#12 - Dark Heroes

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 23, 2017

A woman suicides on the same day that her husband is awarded a medal of honour. Laurθne suspects that this man isn't quite the hero that everyone thinks they know. She tries to discover what dark secrets he's hiding, but he's protected by the Mayor, an old childhood friend.

star 7.25
76 votes
How We Live Now: Part 2

#13 - How We Live Now: Part 2

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 11, 2019

While Teddy Bear combs through the latest victim's Super 8 footage, Laurène returns to the library to research ancient Celtic rituals.

star 7.23
57 votes
A Wolf's Dream

#14 - A Wolf's Dream

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 9, 2017

Laurene comes face to face with a wolf which appears to be guarding a newborn baby hidden in a box. She undertakes to find the baby's parents, followed from afar by the mysterious animal. As everything rapidly becomes complicated, memories from her troubled past resurface.

star 7.15
124 votes
The End of the Road

#15 - The End of the Road

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Mar 23, 2017

Everyone is shocked by the attack on Sabine's bar by a band of robbers who came out of nowhere. While the town barricades itself in, Laurene has to find and understand what they were looking for in Villefranche. Meanwhile, Cora and the Arduinna Children follow the mysterious trucks rumbling at night through the forest.

star 7.08
78 votes
Stranger Comes to Town

#16 - Stranger Comes to Town

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 9, 2017

Deep in the forest, the body of a young woman is found hanging from a tree. Major Laurene Weiss attempts to solve the mystery while also welcoming an eccentric new prosecutor to Villefranche. Together they investigate, in a town already under pressure from the recently announced closure of the local sawmill and the disappearance of the Mayor's daughter.

star 7.05
153 votes