The BEST Episodes of Breathe
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Sep 21, 2020
Breathe is an Amazon Original Indian drama series that explores the lives of ordinary men faced with extraordinary circumstances. Kabir (Sadh), a brilliant but non-conventional officer of the Crime Branch, puts the pieces together of seemingly unconnected deaths that lead up to an unlikely suspect - the affable Danny (Madhavan). Kabir will not stop till he cracks the case and delivers justice.
#1 - The Promise
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 26, 2018
Danny’s world comes crashing down as Josh’s health deteriorates and death becomes a matter of time. An organ transplant is the only hope for Josh’s survival. Danny makes a dangerous commitment to himself and walks down a path of no return. Kabir cracks a nexus between a corrupt cop and a local drug cartel but in doing so exposes himself and his unit to public criticism on social media.
#2 - The Hunt Begins
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 26, 2018
Danny starts researching on the organ donation process. After tracking down potential organ donors, Danny zeroes in on his first target, Verma and plots an unconventional way to bring Josh one step closer to survival. Kabir refuses to let go of his troubled memories as he and Ria face divorce.
#3 - Safety First
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 26, 2018
Danny gets emboldened and selects his second target, the young techie Rahul. When Danny’s best-laid plan goes awry, he makes a desperate and brutal attempt. Kabir’s instinct leads him to begin an investigation into the case. Kabir and Prakash are convinced that there is more to Rahul’s accident than meets the eye.
#4 - The Audition
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 26, 2018
Danny’s killing instincts get sharper as he picks his next target, aspiring actress Anita, and weaves a stealthy bid to entrap her. Kabir faces strong resistance from his new boss, ACP Shankar. Kabir and Prakash crack a vital clue that could prove to be the first link between the deaths of two unrelated organ donors. The duo discovers a startling pattern and a shocking target on the killer’s list.
#5 - Bad Fish
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jan 26, 2018
Time is running out for Josh and Danny makes a bold entry into Ria’s world. He also puts his own life at risk in a bid to finish the job with Verma. Kabir struggles to manage both personal and professional fallout as he faces a roadblock that could end his investigation in the organ donors’ deaths. Kabir and Prakash zero-in on a new suspect, Rao and the heat on the case dials-up a notch.
#6 - Blind Man's Bluff
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jan 26, 2018
An intense cat-and-mouse game begins as Kabir lands up at Danny’s home and the suspicion on Danny gets stronger. Shankar cracks down on Kabir’s moonlighting investigation and orders a shutdown even as Kabir pieces together the puzzle. Danny creates the perfect alibi as he makes a sly attempt on his next target, Nair.
#7 - It's In The Eyes
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jan 26, 2018
Danny’s alibi turns out too well planned for Kabir to pin the murders down on him. Undeterred and as determined as ever, Danny moves to his next target even as Kabir shifts focus to Rao and his instincts lead him to a vital clue that could crack the case and indict Rao for the murders. A game of smoke screens begins between Kabir and Danny as Danny moves Josh one more step closer to survival.
#8 - Body Parts
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jan 26, 2018
With the case seemingly closed and Kabir’s attention diverted, Danny makes his boldest move yet – a direct attack on Ria to get the organ that would finally give Josh a normal life. When all seems to be going as per Danny’s plan, a stark and shocking revelation makes for a fitting final showdown in this series finale.
#9 - Papa's Princess
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 10, 2020
Avinash and Abha’s idyllic life turns upside-down when their 6-year-old daughter Siya is kidnapped. Several months pass, with all hope coming to an end, when the kidnapper contacts them with an unusual ransom demand. The ransom is not money but an instruction to kill someone in exchange of Siya’s life! Will Avinash take a stranger’s life to save the one he loves?
#10 - Filthy
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 10, 2020
With time running out, Avinash and Abha deal with the devious path they have started on. Avinash overcomes his turmoil and decides to kill the target using his abilities as a psychiatric. Kabir attempts to atone his past and initiates his transfer from Mumbai to the Delhi Crime Branch but fate has other plans for him as he crashes into the investigation of the murder committed by Avinash.
#11 - Wings and Chains
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 10, 2020
With blood on Avinash and Abha’s hands and patience wearing off, they cannot wait to reunite with Siya. Kabir stumbles upon a vital clue in the investigation and Avinash can feel the noose tightening. A rude surprise is in store when the kidnapper makes a fresh demand – another killing hit is given for another unlikely target! Avinash must continue his killing spree if he wants his daughter back.
#12 - Mind Games
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 10, 2020
The ghosts of Kabir’s last case haunt him as he settles in Delhi in his new case. The kidnapper plays mind games and this time, Avinash faces an impossible situation till Abha makes an audacious move. Avinash begins to believe that there is some connection between him and the victims. Will Avinash’s efforts payoff as he tries to unravel the thread that connects the kidnapper’s targets?
#13 - Reflection
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 10, 2020
Kabir gets deeper in the case with a vital clue coming from an unexpected source. Siya and Gayatri have a close call and barely escape the kidnapper’s wrath. Abha plays a dangerous game with the next victim, but a botched attempt to kill, leads to disastrous consequences. A major revelation comes forth that raises more questions than answers and threatens to change the very soul of the case.
#14 - Turning Point
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 10, 2020
The deep seeded psyche that drives the crazed kidnapper finally comes to the fore. Secrets that lay embedded in the kidnapper’s mind are recounted and demand that more blood be spilled. Meanwhile Kabir’s aggression gets the better of him and his own department turns against him. Abha and Avinash soldier on and claim their next kill, not realizing that they have unknowingly opened a can of worms!
#15 - Relay Race
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 10, 2020
The media frenzy around the killings push Kabir and team to the brink. Through this, Kabir painstakingly connects the dots and lands a vital lead that threatens Avinash’s mission to save his daughter. Meanwhile, an enigmatic woman enters the kidnapper’s life and offers a unique insight into the dangerous being. The next target is shared and turns out to be the most difficult kill yet for Avinash.
#16 - Bad Uncle
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 10, 2020
Avinash comes face to face with the latest target and has to steelen his heart to execute this kill. Kabir feels closer to the truth as patterns begin to emerge. Meanwhile, Siya and Gayatri are driven to desperation and make another bold escape plan from their captivity. But will the masked menace let them be?
#17 - Lights Out
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Jul 10, 2020
The kidnapper lives on the edge as he escapes a dangerous situation with the help of Shirley, the mysterious stranger in his life. Avinash has an accidental run-in with Kabir and it threatens to blow Avinash’s cover as he zeroes in on the target’s weak spot. Internal politics at the Crime Branch prevent Kabir from catching the kidnapper. Its all touch-and-go from here on.
#18 - 1996
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Jul 10, 2020
Kabir explores multiple angles as he pokes holes in Avinash’s alibi and corners him. Zeba at the Crime Branch targets her ire at Kabir, by instigating the media. The origins of the kidnapper’s warped psyche lay bare and the reason for the killing spree is revealed. All this as Siya and Gayatri fight against the masked kidnapper.
#19 - Chef's Special
Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Jul 10, 2020
As the saga speeds towards a conclusion, the kidnapper’s meticulous masterplan gives an insight into his fascinating inner journey. The spark lit by Zeba turns into a firestorm and Kabir faces suspension from the Crime Branch. Kabir confronts Abha as doubts loom large. Kabir’s prison wound takes a toll on him, with him going off the case. Avinash fights on as he enters the last lap of the mission.
#20 - C-16
Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Jul 10, 2020
Abha’s world comes crashing down when she suspects Avinash of cheating on her. Kabir retraces the kidnapper’s troubled past and ultimately cracks the case but is it a little too late? Abha tails the kidnapper to his lair and has a spine-chilling rendezvous with him. Kabir reaches in time but can he save the day? And can Avinash and Abha save Siya?