The BEST Episodes of Charité

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 5, 2020

Network: Das Erste

The series describes the accomplishments of several famous German physicians and scientists at the prestigious Charité hospital in Berlin towards the end of the 19th century.

Zero Hour

#1 - Zero Hour

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 19, 2019

As German defeat becomes inevitable, the Charité staff struggle to treat patients without supplies and await the Russians' arrival with mixed feelings.

star 8.44
9 votes
Directors: Anno Saul
Writers: Dorothee Schön, Dr. Sabine Thor-Wiedemann
Underground

#2 - Underground

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Mar 12, 2019

Nurse Christel presses Otto for an engagement. Artur makes arrangements for Karin behind Anni's back. A coup attempt has consequences for Sauerbruch.

star 8.33
12 votes
Directors: Anno Saul
Writers: Dorothee Schön, Dr. Sabine Thor-Wiedemann
Turn of the Times

#3 - Turn of the Times

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Apr 18, 2017

Koch fails in one aspect of his life, but succeeds in another. Ehrlich faces a betrayal and increasing anti-Semitism. Ida rethinks her future plans.

star 7.95
20 votes
Directors: Sönke Wortmann
Writers: Dorothee Schön, Sabine Thor-Wiedemann
Last Hope

#4 - Last Hope

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 26, 2019

Anni and Artur secretly treat Karin. A colleague begs Sauerbruch to rescue his ill son-in-law from jail. Martin tells Otto why he reports to the police.

star 7.87
15 votes
Directors: Anno Saul
Writers: Dorothee Schön
A Difficult Birth

#5 - A Difficult Birth

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 19, 2019

In hospital, Anni gets a high-profile roommate. Dr. Sauerbruch welcomes forced recruit Dr. Jung, who shares shocking news he heard on the forbidden BBC.

star 7.85
13 votes
Directors: Anno Saul
Writers: Dorothee Schön, Dr. Sabine Thor-Wiedemann
Blighty Wound

#6 - Blighty Wound

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Feb 19, 2019

In 1943, a medical student seeks to use a soldier's case for her psychiatry dissertation, while her brother tries to prevent the man's court-martial.

star 7.79
14 votes
Directors: Anno Saul
Writers: Dorothee Schön, Dr. Sabine Thor-Wiedemann
Twilight of the Gods

#7 - Twilight of the Gods

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 11, 2017

Despite worrying results, demand for tuberculin overwhelms the Charité. Behring's diphtheria cure is put to the test. Ida meets Tischendorf's father.

star 7.74
19 votes
Directors: Sönke Wortmann
Writers: Dorothee Schön, Sabine Thor-Wiedemann
Buried

#8 - Buried

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 5, 2019

Margot and Jung catch Miss Fritsch and Kolbe red-handed. Anni and Artur suffer a setback. Sauerbruch goes to Switzerland, leaving Dohnanyi vulnerable.

star 7.71
14 votes
Directors: Anno Saul
Writers: Dorothee Schön, Dr. Sabine Thor-Wiedemann
Miracle Cure

#9 - Miracle Cure

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 4, 2017

Nurse Therese falls ill. Koch tests tuberculin on humans, starting with himself. Behring reaches a breakthrough in his work on a diphtheria cure.

star 7.59
22 votes
Directors: Sönke Wortmann
Writers: Dorothee Schön, Sabine Thor-Wiedemann
Compassion

#10 - Compassion

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 21, 2017

Pathologist Virchow tries to uphold his liberal values in a time of upcoming nationalism. Doctor Koch continues his work on battling the rampant tuberculosis. Von Behring tries, in vain at first, to join his lab while Jewish Doctor Ehrlich is welcomed for his work on colorizing cells. Ms. Lenze recovers after an appendicitis but has to work off the fees for her treatment by working as a nurse.

star 7.54
52 votes
Directors: Sönke Wortmann
Writers: Dorothee Schön, Sabine Thor-Wiedemann
Sunny Weather

#11 - Sunny Weather

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 21, 2017

Spinola repays Behring for saving a life. Ida is urged to pursue an ambitious dream. Koch receives two visitors: a Tokyo doctor and the new emperor.

star 7.28
47 votes
Directors: Sönke Wortmann
Writers: Dorothee Schön, Sabine Thor-Wiedemann
The Light of the World

#12 - The Light of the World

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 28, 2017

Koch reveals big news at the congress while Ehrlich struggles to find a doctor to deliver his wife's breech baby. Tischendorf and Ida's romance blooms.

star 7.27
52 votes
Directors: Sönke Wortmann
Writers: Dorothee Schön, Sabine Thor-Wiedemann