The BEST Episodes of Spiral (2005)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 8, 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 8.21
43 votes
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Episode 10

#2 - Episode 10

Season 5 - Episode 10

star 8.17
35 votes
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Episode 9

#3 - Episode 9

Season 5 - Episode 9

star 7.97
38 votes
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Episode 11

#4 - Episode 11

Season 5 - Episode 11

star 7.92
39 votes
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Episode 7

#5 - Episode 7

Season 5 - Episode 7

star 7.89
38 votes
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Episode 8

#6 - 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 7.83
35 votes
Writers: Virginie Brac
Episode 8

#7 - Episode 8

Season 5 - Episode 8

star 7.81
37 votes
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Episode 1

#8 - 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 7.81
42 votes
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Episode 12

#9 - 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 7.81
31 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Éric de Barahir, Kristel Mudry, Laurent Vivier, Sébastien Vitoux, Simon Jablonka
Episode 6

#10 - Episode 6

Season 5 - Episode 6

star 7.81
36 votes
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Episode 7

#11 - 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 7.80
30 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Éric de Barahir, Kristel Mudry, Laurent Vivier, Sébastien Vitoux, Simon Jablonka
Episode 12

#12 - 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 7.75
37 votes
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Episode 5

#13 - Episode 5

Season 5 - Episode 5

star 7.72
39 votes
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Episode 4

#14 - 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 7.69
36 votes
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Episode 2

#15 - 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 7.68
41 votes
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Episode 1

#16 - 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 7.68
68 votes
Writers: Anne Landois
Episode 10

#17 - 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 7.65
32 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Éric de Barahir, Kristel Mudry, Laurent Vivier, Sébastien Vitoux, Simon Jablonka
Episode 4

#18 - Episode 4

Season 7 - Episode 4

star 7.65
17 votes
Episode 4

#19 - Episode 4

Season 6 - Episode 4

Despite the strong objections of Beckriche, Laure, Gilou and Fromentin are convinced that they must stay on the trail of the Camara brothers. They discover that their homework is only a facade, behind which lies a traffic of contraband cigarettes. In the field, Gilou confesses the whole truth to Laure about the bullion. For his part, Tintin has to deal with the arrival of his son Ruben, who came to spend a few days with his father. In addition, Laure's investigation into Josephine's rape is progressing.

star 7.63
52 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Simon Jablonka, Jean-Luc Estebe, Séverine Werba, Anne Rambach, Marine Rambach, Erwan Augoyard, Sophie Kovess-Brun, Gaëlle Bellan, Yann Le Nivet, Sylvie Chanteux, Marine Francou
Episode 11

#20 - 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 7.59
32 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Éric de Barahir, Kristel Mudry, Laurent Vivier, Sébastien Vitoux, Simon Jablonka
Episode 3

#21 - Episode 3

Season 5 - Episode 3

The double murder investigation steers Laure's team towards a group of bank raiders.

star 7.59
34 votes
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Episode 5

#22 - Episode 5

Season 4 - Episode 5

The autopsy of the Kurd reveals a hidden clue which leads Herville to upgrade the case to the highest priority. Special Branch try to blackmail Karlsson.

star 7.58
36 votes
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Episode 8

#23 - 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 7.55
32 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Éric de Barahir, Kristel Mudry, Laurent Vivier, Sébastien Vitoux, Simon Jablonka
Episode 9

#24 - Episode 9

Season 3 - Episode 9

The police concentrate their efforts on putting Niko's prostitution ring under surveillance in the hope of tracking down a man who is an essential link in the investigation. Meanwhile, Bremont puts pressure on Gilou, prompting Laure to jeopardise everything to help him, and Roban suspects someone may have betrayed him.

star 7.55
34 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Éric de Barahir, Kristel Mudry, Laurent Vivier, Sébastien Vitoux, Simon Jablonka
Episode 6

#25 - 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 7.55
29 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Éric de Barahir, Kristel Mudry, Laurent Vivier, Sébastien Vitoux, Simon Jablonka