The BEST Episodes of Femme Fatales

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Apr 2, 2021

Network: Cinemax

From the creators of Femme Fatales Magazine comes an anthology series about powerful, lovely and dangerous women. In each of the stand-alone episodes, women find extraordinary ways of coping with their problems, channeling their survival instincts and bringing out their inner guile. The show is inspired by and styled in the tradition of pulp stories, film noir and graphic novels, and takes place in contemporary settings. Each episode is introduced by a mysterious and enigmatic host Lilith, played by Tanit Phoenix ('Death Race 2', 'Lost Boys 3'), and features different casts and storylines, some of which are intertwined.

Libra (2)

#1 - Libra (2)

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired Aug 10, 2012

A wrongfully committed woman escapes from an asylum, assumes the identity of a comic-book superhero named Libra, and sets out to get revenge on the family member that betrayed her.

star 9.00
2 votes
Writers: Bob Layton, Buckaroo Zang
Libra (1)

#2 - Libra (1)

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Aug 10, 2012

A wrongfully committed woman escapes from an asylum, assumes the identity of a comic-book superhero named Libra, and sets out to get revenge on the family member that betrayed her.

star 8.80
5 votes
Writers: Bob Layton, Buckaroo Zang
Visions (2)

#3 - Visions (2)

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Aug 5, 2011

Phony mentalist Foster Prentiss uses his newfound psychic skills and the help of his deceitful assistant Jessica to blackmail two lovely femme fatales. But when Lilith appears and reveals Foster's own dark background, the women team up to provide him with some painful payback.

star 8.45
61 votes
Directors: Mark A. Altman
Writers: Stanton Carlisle
Angel & Demons

#4 - Angel & Demons

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jul 1, 2011

With a city on edge thanks to a serial killer, two detectives race to stop him before he slays his newest victim. But 'victim' may not be the best description for Angelica, a stunning strip-club employee with a dark side of her own.

star 8.38
115 votes
Directors: Michael Hurst
Writers: Michael Hurst
Something Like Murder

#5 - Something Like Murder

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired May 27, 2011

Bored trophy wife Darla has plans for her wealthy dull older husband after she meets a sexy masseuse, but does her new partner have plans for her?

star 8.13
298 votes
Directors: Mark A. Altman
Writers: Shelby Carpenter
Visions (1)

#6 - Visions (1)

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Jul 29, 2011

A phony mentalist murders his greedy assistant and hires a new assistant, a con woman named Jessica. Foster Prentiss is a skillful performer who has never had any true psychic ability until he touches two lovely femme fatales... and witnesses their murderous acts.

star 8.04
107 votes
Directors: Mark A. Altman
Writers: Stanton Carlisle
The Clinic

#7 - The Clinic

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jul 15, 2011

A man with a terminal illness checks into a mysterious Mexican clinic in the hopes of finding a miracle cure. But Logan Cale discovers that there are greater things to fear than his diagnosis as patients begin to disappear and a devious conspiracy takes shape.

star 7.84
77 votes
Directors: Michael Hurst
Writers: Michael Hurst

#8 - Haunted

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jun 24, 2011

Paranormal investigators team up with a beautiful demonlogist to debunk a house's haunted reputation. Lex, Susan and RJ set up a seance with noted expert Holly, but in a house that may contain a portal to hell, the supernatural fun takes a terrifying turn for the worse.

star 7.80
171 votes
Directors: Darin Scott
Writers: Turok Andar
Bad Science

#9 - Bad Science

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Jun 29, 2012

A beautiful and brilliant scientist, Matilda West, materializes, in a bikini and vulnerable, in a parallel dimension and is confronted by a woman with her face – her doppelganger, hardened soldier, Dark Matilda. When the two women touch, they vanish and are transported back to Matilda's lab. Driven by her desire to advance the science of teleportation, Matilda has caused friction amongst her colleagues and strained her marriage. Her strange journey – and the appearance of Dark Matilda – is proof of her success. But life and relationships were different in Dark Matilda's post-apocalyptic world and she begins to connect with her parallel counterparts. When both Matildas get ill – verification of a theory that life from different dimensions cannot co-exist – it becomes clear that one must return...

star 7.74
43 votes
Directors: Darin Scott
Writers: Christine Donlon, Jackson Roykirk, Turok Andar
The White Flower

#10 - The White Flower

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jun 10, 2011

Two bank robbers are seduced into confronting their worst fears.

star 7.72
202 votes
Directors: Michael Hurst
Writers: Michael Hurst
Help Me, Rhonda

#11 - Help Me, Rhonda

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jul 8, 2011

Three thugs invade the home of a young woman, unaware that her lady lover is hiding inside. The criminals want Camille Gardner's husband, but what they get instead is a deadly surprise at the hands of Camille and her feisty girlfriend Rhonda in this twist-filled tale.

star 7.69
197 votes
Writers: Jackson Roykirk
Bad Medicine

#12 - Bad Medicine

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired May 20, 2011

Nurse Violet MacReady must cope with more than just a bad boyfriend on the overnight shift when an injured psychopath takes over the hospital.

star 7.67
388 votes
Directors: Darin Scott
Writers: Steven Kriozere
Girls Gone Dead

#13 - Girls Gone Dead

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jun 17, 2011

A group of hot and bothered sorority girls who, in a seemingly desperate bid for some fast cash, agree to star in a raunchy home video series for infamous entrepreneurs Jay Roma and Kip. But the girls may have darker motives!

star 7.64
198 votes
Directors: Greg Pritikin
Writers: Greg Pritikin
Till Death Do Us Part

#14 - Till Death Do Us Part

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jul 22, 2011

It's the wedding bell blues for a young woman who wakes up on the morning after her bachelorette party with a dead stripper in her bed. Rachel Worth is getting married in just a few hours, but first she must try and piece together the hazy memories of the night before to find out who committed the ghastly murder.

star 7.63
109 votes
Writers: Rick Copp
One Man's Death

#15 - One Man's Death

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Jul 27, 2012

After the mysterious death of an ADA, his widow and mistress form an unlikely partnership to investigate whether foul play was involved.

star 7.58
12 votes
Directors: Michael Hurst
Writers: Michael Hurst
Crazy Mary

#16 - Crazy Mary

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Jul 20, 2012

After her husband is murdered, a woman is wrongfully remanded to an institution for the criminally insane, where she is stalked by the real killer.

star 7.54
13 votes
Directors: Darin Scott
Writers: Turok Andar
Speed Date

#17 - Speed Date

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jun 3, 2011

Video game designer Kevin decides to try online dating but gets more than he bargained for when he finds out that his date Alexis also lied on her dating profile.

star 7.28
271 votes
Directors: Darin Scott
Writers: Buckaroo Zang, Reginald C. Hayes, Stephen Hatch
Hell Hath No Furies

#18 - Hell Hath No Furies

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Aug 3, 2012

The mistress of a sadistic criminal kingpin is targeted by his lusty three-woman death squad while in custody on Christmas Eve.

star 7.20
10 votes
Directors: Darin Scott
Writers: Darin Scott
Trophy Wife

#19 - Trophy Wife

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 8, 2012

A husband and wife plot to kill each other, he with help from his mistress, she with assistance from an ex-cop.

star 7.20
46 votes
Writers: Ron Cosentino
Behind Locked Doors (2)

#20 - Behind Locked Doors (2)

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired May 13, 2011

Movie star Lacey Rivers is in for the role of a lifetime after her fast-living lands her in jail. She finds that it's not so easy to make friends except for her tough cellmate, a starstruck guard and a sympathetic warden. Will her past finally catch up with her, or does she have nine lives?

star 7.11
64 votes
Directors: Greg Pritikin
Writers: Rick Copp
Gun Twisted

#21 - Gun Twisted

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 1, 2012

Marksman Bart Dall meets novice shooter Laurie Cummings at the pistol range. After a seductive lesson on shooting, Bart takes her to his place, where he shows her his extensive gun collection and tells her about his criminal past: he served four years for armed robbery. Laurie is shocked but turned on by Bart's story which leads to a very passionate night. Later, Laurie tearfully reveals to Bart that she was recently fired from her job as a bank teller after jealous Assistant Manager, Sara, set her up. Bart suggests that they use her inside information to pull off a heist. He cases the bank and plans the robbery in meticulous detail. But even the best plans can go awry.

star 6.96
73 votes
Directors: Darin Scott
Writers: Darin Scott
Extracurricular Activities

#22 - Extracurricular Activities

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jun 15, 2012

A lovely professor tries to draw a love-struck student into a murder plot.

star 6.90
73 votes
Writers: Rick Copp
16 Minutes of Fame

#23 - 16 Minutes of Fame

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired May 25, 2012

"Big Brother" meets Ten Little Indians in a reality show house in which the iconic contestants are being rapidly eliminated from the game... literally.

star 6.90
20 votes
Writers: Richard Hollis
Killer Instinct

#24 - Killer Instinct

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Jun 22, 2012

Entrepreneur Davis Bennett attends a gallery opening where he strikes up a conversation with the mysterious, alluring Lauren Coleston. Their mutual passion for the arts leads to a tryst at Bennett's palatial apartment, followed by his murder – Lauren is an assassin and Davis Bennett was her first assignment. As she leaves, she is confronted by six masked men and taken captive. She wakes, bound to a chair, in a darkened interrogation room. A masked man demands to know who trained her and sent her to kill Bennett, and why. Will she crack or turn the tables on her captors?

star 6.82
45 votes
Directors: Darin Scott
Writers: Darin Scott
Family Business (1)

#25 - Family Business (1)

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 6, 2012

Detective Joanne Terranova prevails upon her former boyfriend, the hard-partying Devin Grant, to help her get the goods on their old college friend, Nicole Ryan, a mafia princess who has taken over her late father's criminal enterprise. Devin, who was involved with each woman at some time in his wild past, is conflicted but still crazy about Joanne and can't say no to her. David Bannion is an anti-corruption candidate for D.A. and a thorn in Nicole's side. All of them are trying to take her down by any means necessary – power, manipulation or love – but Nicole has never been one to walk away from a fight... or a seduction.

star 6.82
11 votes
Directors: Mark A. Altman
Writers: Sonny Steelgrave