The BEST Episodes of Spiral (2005)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 19, 2019

Network: Canal+

The courthouse in Paris sees business and people related to investigations. A police captain, a lawyer, a prosecutor and an examining magistrate work together during the investigations and meet regularly in the building. Money, sex, drugs and politics are the themes of this series inspired by real events, and carried out in close collaboration with real professionals of the criminal world.

Episode 12

#1 - Episode 12

Season 5 - Episode 12

star 8.20
44 votes
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Episode 10

#2 - Episode 10

Season 5 - Episode 10

star 8.18
38 votes
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Episode 9

#3 - Episode 9

Season 5 - Episode 9

star 7.98
40 votes
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Episode 7

#4 - Episode 7

Season 3 - Episode 7

Laure continues to protest that the serial killer is still at large, despite the evidence and opposition from her team. Meanwhile, Clement defends a young offender with a troubled past and Judge Roban ploughs on with his corruption inquiry - sparing no one in the process.

star 7.93
27 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Éric de Barahir, Kristel Mudry, Laurent Vivier, Sébastien Vitoux, Simon Jablonka
Episode 7

#5 - Episode 7

Season 5 - Episode 7

star 7.93
40 votes
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Episode 11

#6 - Episode 11

Season 5 - Episode 11

star 7.93
40 votes
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Episode 8

#7 - Episode 8

Season 2 - Episode 8

Samy tries to allay the suspicions of the Larbi brothers as the operation reaches its conclusion while Karlsson continues to walk a fine line. Last in the series.

star 7.91
32 votes
Writers: Virginie Brac
Episode 12

#8 - Episode 12

Season 3 - Episode 12

The police finally close in on Niko's prostitution ring, but the killer evades custody leaving Laure in a race to get to him first. Judge Roban discovers that the moral high ground comes at a price, while Pierre finds Josephine has made a deal with Szabo to save him.

star 7.90
29 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Éric de Barahir, Kristel Mudry, Laurent Vivier, Sébastien Vitoux, Simon Jablonka
Episode 6

#9 - Episode 6

Season 5 - Episode 6

star 7.84
38 votes
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Episode 8

#10 - Episode 8

Season 5 - Episode 8

star 7.82
39 votes
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Episode 12

#11 - Episode 12

Season 4 - Episode 12

The net draws in around Riffaut and his gang, but in-fighting within the police means that very dangerous loose ends remain on the streets of Paris.

star 7.82
33 votes
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Episode 1

#12 - Episode 1

Season 5 - Episode 1

Laure Berthaud leads an investigation into a shocking double murder, while Josephine Karlsson takes on the case of a man accused of killing a policeman.

star 7.80
44 votes
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Episode 11

#13 - Episode 11

Season 3 - Episode 11

Police strive to pinpoint the connection between the elusive leader of Niko's prostitution ring and the killer. Tension mounts between Laure and Gilou as he prepares to the leave the team and Judge Roban uncovers proof of Arnaud's betrayal and his reaction is unforgiving.

star 7.79
28 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Éric de Barahir, Kristel Mudry, Laurent Vivier, Sébastien Vitoux, Simon Jablonka
Episode 10

#14 - Episode 10

Season 3 - Episode 10

Former public prosecutor Pierre Clement finds himself on the wrong side of the law and turns for help to the most unscrupulous lawyer he knows. Police tighten their surveillance on Niko's prostitution ring as the killer prepares to strike again, while Judge Roban discovers hard evidence to support his inquiry into municipal corruption.

star 7.75
28 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Éric de Barahir, Kristel Mudry, Laurent Vivier, Sébastien Vitoux, Simon Jablonka
Episode 8

#15 - Episode 8

Season 3 - Episode 8

Judge Roban asks CID to take charge of the investigation when new evidence comes to light and Laure is forced to take a back seat as Superintendent Bremor leads the case. Meanwhile, Pierre goes beyond the call of duty for his troubled client, and Judge Roban's pupil finds himself the target of a blackmailer.

star 7.74
27 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Éric de Barahir, Kristel Mudry, Laurent Vivier, Sébastien Vitoux, Simon Jablonka
Episode 5

#16 - Episode 5

Season 5 - Episode 5

star 7.73
41 votes
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Episode 4

#17 - Episode 4

Season 5 - Episode 4

New evidence emerges which proves damning for Jaulin. Herville presses on his team to nail the mugging ring. Josephine Karlsson comes up against an infamous, amoral lawyer in court.

star 7.71
38 votes
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Episode 2

#18 - Episode 2

Season 5 - Episode 2

Laure's team tracks down Stephane Jaulin, whose lawyer turns out to be Pierre Clement. The investigation widens to include other possible suspects.

star 7.67
43 votes
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Episode 6

#19 - Episode 6

Season 3 - Episode 6

Judge Roban transfers the case to the Crime Squad after an alarming number of procedural blunders occur, while the police are due to release the main suspect. Laure's reaction is surprising, but she remains determined to catch the killer, and Gilou finds himself in trouble.

star 7.65
26 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Éric de Barahir, Kristel Mudry, Laurent Vivier, Sébastien Vitoux, Simon Jablonka
Episode 4

#20 - Episode 4

Season 3 - Episode 4

The police struggle to hold on to their suspect when he is hospitalised, while prostitutes who have been exploited by a criminal gang still believe the killer is at large. Judge Roban finds his head swayed by his heart as his personal life starts to have an impact on his work, while former public prosecutor Pierre Clement joins forces with an unscrupulous solicitor.

star 7.64
28 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Éric de Barahir, Kristel Mudry, Laurent Vivier, Sébastien Vitoux, Simon Jablonka
Episode 1

#21 - Episode 1

Season 6 - Episode 1

Four weeks after giving premature birth to Romy, still in an incubator at the hospital, Laure Berthaud is eager to resume service. The 2nd DPJ is called in the twentieth arrondissement where a human torso was discovered. Arnaud Beckriche, the new Commissioner, overseeing the investigation, leaves a week to his team to solve the case before transferring it to the criminal brigade. For her part, Josephine languishes in a firm specializing in business law when Eric Edelman comes to offer to defend the son of a famous cosmetic surgeon, accused of having ordered the murder of his father.

star 7.64
70 votes
Writers: Anne Landois
Episode 4

#22 - Episode 4

Season 2 - Episode 4

Rachid is dead, causing problems for both Karlsson and the police. Gilou has to investigate a murder linked to a gay nightclub.

star 7.64
33 votes
Directors: Gilles Bannier
Writers: Virginie Brac
Episode 4

#23 - Episode 4

Season 7 - Episode 4

Laure follows the drug traffickers’ courier to a warehouse in Aubervilliers, where the investigation suddenly acquires a new dimension. Meanwhile, still frail, she struggles to cope with the responsibilities in her personal life. Joséphine has a hearing with the judge. And Roban pursues a case of negligence at a hospital by involving the hospital director.

star 7.63
24 votes
Episode 12

#24 - Episode 12

Season 7 - Episode 12

As police close in, Cann plans to make a run for it. But first, he reaches out to Edelman, asking for his help. Josephine intervenes in the investigation but is not immediately trusted. Meanwhile, Laure and Gilou still have not been cleared of wrongdoing by Internal Affairs.

star 7.63
24 votes
Episode 5

#25 - Episode 5

Season 2 - Episode 5

The mysterious north African, Samy, arrives from Special Branch to help with the investigation into the Larbi crime family. Aziz is still out of control and finally pushes one of his young gang members too far - the team are called to a street shooting and the perpetrator is a sinister teenager.

star 7.61
31 votes
Writers: Virginie Brac