The BEST episodes of Residue

Every episode of Residue ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Residue!

The government cover-up of the causes behind a massive explosion in a futuristic UK metropolis spur photo journalist Jennifer Preston on to search for the truth and in the process blow open a paranormal phenomenon haunting the city.

Last Updated: 11/17/2023Network: NetflixStatus: Ended
Episode 1
161 votes

#1 - Episode 1

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 3/31/2015

In the wake of an explosion in an unnamed UK metropolis, photojournalist Jennifer Preston begins to notice a strange phenomenon which has begun to take hold after a sprawling Quarantine Zone is erected around the site of the blast due to a purported biotoxin contamination. People are behaving erratically and violently, seemingly controlled by some external force which Jennifer begins to suspect is coming from within the QZ.

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Episode 2
120 votes

#2 - Episode 2

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 3/31/2015

As Jennifer witnesses increasingly bizarre occurrences, she clashes with Mathis, a cop in search for the truth behind the explosion which killed his daughter; and Jonas, her boyfriend and a press officer for the Home Office, who refuses to believe in the entities Jennifer has captured on camera. But when Jonas realises he's being lied to by his colleagues, he decides to investigate Jennifer's claims first-hand, and ventures into the QZ.

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Episode 3
122 votes

#3 - Episode 3

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 3/31/2015

Jennifer is pushed to her limits after Jonas disappears and Mathis is framed for murder by Emeril Benedict, the gangster who orchestrated the explosion. Out of options and desperate for answers, she decides the only place left to go is inside the QZ where she discovers a far larger conspiracy at play, and in a chilling twist of events, comes face to face with one of the paranormal entities she's been documenting.

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