The BEST Episodes of Forbidden Science

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 6, 2020

Network: Cinemax

Forbidden Science is a unique blend of noir science fiction and erotic programming combining intelligent scripts, attractive characters with great production value. Set in the near future, the stories revolve around an elite corporation, 4Ever Innovations, whose young and brilliant scientists download and sell memories. They replace those we've lost with clones and devise technology that helps us live out our greatest fantasies; from saving a failed relationship, to creating the perfect lover, to being irresistible to the opposite sex - but sometimes our deepest desires come at a terrible price. For there are secrets within 4Ever Innovations that may cost you your life.

Home

#1 - Home

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Mar 27, 2009

Discover the truth. Live 4Ever. Colin is missing and Bethany's search for him leads her back to the home where she lived with Adrian. Philip secretly investigates what went wrong with the Gold Chip as he and Penny grow closer. Bethany discovers the startling truth about 4Ever and Level 6.

star 7.85
40 votes
Lonely

#2 - Lonely

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 21, 2009

When Laura begins an on-line virtual-affair, she uncovers secrets about who really created 4Ever Technologies. Laura finds out about Colin and Bethany's new romance. Penny puts Philip into "boyfriend training" mode.

star 7.81
81 votes
Virus

#3 - Virus

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 6, 2009

Penny Power to the rescue! A sexy virtual reality game between Penny and Philip leads to a hostile thinking-computer virus taking over the 4Ever building, threatening the lives of several team members inside. Can Penny save the day?

star 7.46
46 votes
Erase

#4 - Erase

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Mar 13, 2009

Julia discovers a way to erase all of her programmed memories and to finally be able to live her own life… but at what cost? Bethany is having recurring nightmares about her cheating ex-husband's sexual affair. A possessive Adrian orders Colin to end his affair with Bethany.

star 7.39
76 votes
Tarot

#5 - Tarot

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Feb 28, 2009

A sexy, but deadly, woman seduces a brilliant scientist in order to steal confidential data. When her plan goes awry and the scientist ends up in a coma, she and her group of bio-terrorists kidnap Bethany and coerce Colin into helping them. Colin is forced to turn to Julia for help. Julia is shocked to find that the scientist is her former mentor and lover.

star 7.02
46 votes
Weekend

#6 - Weekend

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 30, 2009

It’s the weekend, but no one seems to be going home. Penny tries to create the perfect lover, while Bethany uncovers a secret project: Level 6.

star 6.98
123 votes
Adversaries, Part 2

#7 - Adversaries, Part 2

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 23, 2009

After Colin is nearly killed in an explosion, he and the 4Ever team set out to discover who's responsible for the bombing.

star 6.82
154 votes
Secrets

#8 - Secrets

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Mar 20, 2009

When the Gold Chip is successfully completed, Colin tries to find a way out of his deal with Adrian and the Level 6 project. Julia reveals the truth about herself to her lover, David. Brazilian assassin, Bianca, confronts Senator Joan Montgomery after the Senator lures 4Ever competitor, Robert Armstrong, into her scheme to fight Colin and Adrian.

star 6.79
47 votes
Adversaries, Part 1

#9 - Adversaries, Part 1

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 16, 2009

Julia White joins 4Ever Innovations as CEO and Colin goes public with the company's advances in the science of cloning organs, but there is an immediate backlash as an extremist attempts to shut the company down. Bethany is continually dreaming about her ex-husband and an office romance is revealed.

star 6.78
188 votes
4Ever

#10 - 4Ever

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 10, 2009

Divorced and seeking a new life, Bethany Montrose goes to work for an old friends corporation, 4Ever Innovations, where she works with scientists who work in advanced human cloning. Bethany's first project involves a husband who wants to be reunited with his wife who was killed in an accident.

star 6.66
269 votes
HotzonE

#11 - HotzonE

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 7, 2009

When an employee of 4Ever is found dead, Philip uses the experimental Gold Chip to relive the last few hours of their life.

star 6.63
114 votes
Property, Part 2

#12 - Property, Part 2

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 14, 2009

Julia is on the run with the pleasure android, Max, that she stole from 4Ever and Colin, Julia's friends and 4Ever's competitors are all hunting for them. Colin and Bethany give in to the sexual tension that has been building between them.

star 5.82
45 votes
Property, Part 1

#13 - Property, Part 1

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 13, 2009

Julia falls in love with an android who is about to be destroyed by her company, and she makes a fateful decision that will put her at odds with her friends.

star 5.57
79 votes