The BEST episodes of Rillington Place

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

Rillington Place focuses on the true stories of murderer John Christie, his wife Ethel, and their neighbour Timothy Evans, who all lived at the infamous address. Told from each of their viewpoints, this compelling drama explores the relationships and individual actions that led to this tragic miscarriage of justice, which contributed towards the abolition of capital punishment in Britain.

Last Updated: 9/30/2023Network: BBC OneStatus: Ended
279 votes

#1 - Reg

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 12/13/2016

After the strain of Timothy Evans's trial, Christie finds it increasingly difficult to maintain the charade. As his marriage breaks down, he embarks upon a course of action which finally reveals his true nature to the world.

292 votes

#2 - Tim

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 12/6/2016

When newlyweds Tim and Beryl move into 10 Rillington Place, they are befriended by their older neighbours the Christies. As time passes and their relationship hits a rough patch, Mr Christie's interest and influence over the couple takes a much more sinister turn.

Directors: Craig Viveiros
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346 votes

#3 - Ethel

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 11/29/2016

After a long separation, Ethel and her husband John Reginald Christie set up home in 10 Rillington Place, but Ethel soon wonders whether she has made the right decision. As war breaks out, the fractures in their relationship begin to reappear, with deceit, suspicion and violence never far below the veneer of married respectability.

Directors: Craig Viveiros
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