The Best Episodes of Femme Fatales
Last Updated: May 27, 2019
A New Late-Night Series from Cinemax From the creators of Femme Fatales Magazine comes a new late-night anthology series about powerful, sexy and dangerous women. In each of the 13 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.
#2 - One Man's Death
Season 2 - Episode 10
After the mysterious death of an ADA, his widow and mistress form an unlikely partnership to investigate whether foul play was involved.
#5 - Speed Date
Season 1 - Episode 4
Video game designer Kevin (Reggie Hayes) decides to try online dating but gets more than he bargained for when he finds out that his date Alexis (Daphne Duplaix) also lied on her dating profile. Isaiah Mustafa guest stars.
#6 - Bad Science
Season 2 - Episode 6
A beautiful and brilliant scientist, Matilda West, materializes, naked 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...
#8 - Something Like Murder
Season 1 - Episode 3
Bored trophy wife Darla (Anya Monzikova) has plans for her wealthy dull older husband (Ian Gregory) after she meets a sexy masseuse (Carlee Baker), but does her new partner have plans for her?
#9 - Help Me, Rhonda
Season 1 - Episode 9
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.
#10 - Till Death Do Us Part
Season 1 - Episode 11
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.
#11 - Visions (1)
Season 1 - Episode 12
In part 1 of 2, 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 sexy femme fatales...and witnesses their murderous acts.
#12 - 16 Minutes of Fame
Season 2 - Episode 1
A camera tapes the private lives and "confessions" of the residents of a reality TV competition show, THE HOT HOUSE. The celebrity contestants are: Tina Hendricks, a spoiled media heiress famous for a sex tape; Lucky Starr, failed singer and Tina's boy toy--the one who leaked the tape; Roger Reynolds, engaged to Tina before fellow housemate Bebe broke them up; trainer-to-the-stars Pecs, who slept with most of them; and slasher film starlet Angel Tomlin, who craves the limelight. In her confessional, a fiery, foul-mouthed Bebe admits to having sex with personal trainer, Pecs, after a wild night of drinking. When Bebe and Pecs' story gets out, it leads to more bickering and wilder revelations between all of the housemates. Fed up with the fighting, Angel goes to check on Tina and finds her dead in the Jacuzzi. Unable to raise anyone in the control room and trapped in the house, the survivors panic. One by one the housemates are being picked off by an unknown killer. Are they part of some macabre show? Or is one of the contestants taking the competition a little too far? Who will be the "sole survivor?"
#13 - Bad Medicine
Season 1 - Episode 2
Nurse Violet MacReady (Christine Donlon) must cope with more than just a bad boyfriend (Scott Bailey) on the overnight shift when an injured psychopath (Robert LaSardo) takes over the hospital.
#14 - Haunted
Season 1 - Episode 7
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.
#15 - Gun Twisted
Season 2 - Episode 2
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 4 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...
#16 - Girls Gone Dead
Season 1 - Episode 6
Girls Gone Dead follows a group of hot and bothered sorority girls (Catherine Annette, Melissa Paulo, Madison Dylan, Erin Marie Hogan) who, in a seemingly desperate bid for some fast cash, agree to star in a raunchy home video series for infamous entrepreneurs Jay Roma (Charlie O'Connell) and Kip (Dean Haglund). But the girls may have darker motives!
#17 - Killer Instinct
Season 2 - Episode 5
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, naked and 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?
#18 - The Clinic
Season 1 - Episode 10
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.
#19 - Angel & Demons
Season 1 - Episode 8
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.
#20 - Visions (2)
Season 1 - Episode 13
In part 2 of 2, phony mentalist Foster Prentiss uses his newfound psychic skills and the help of his deceitful assistant Jessica to blackmail two sexy femme fatales. But when Lilith appears and reveals Foster's own dark background, the women team up to provide him with some painful payback.
#22 - Crazy Mary
Season 2 - Episode 9
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.
#23 - The White Flower
Season 1 - Episode 5
Two bank robbers are seduced into confronting their worst fears.
#24 - Family Business
Season 2 - Episode 7
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 sex - but Nicole has never been one to walk away from a fight... or a seduction.
#25 - Behind Locked Doors
Season 1 - Episode 1
Movie star Lacey Rivers (Kit Willesee) 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 (Ana Alexander), a starstruck guard (Will Poston) and a sympathetic warden (Paul Mazursky). Will her past finally catch up with her, or does she have nine lives?