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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.
#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.