The BEST Episodes of Spiral (2005)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 13, 2020

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 - Aired Dec 15, 2014

star 8.18
45 votes
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Episode 10

#2 - Episode 10

Season 5 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 8, 2014

star 8.15
39 votes
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Episode 9

#3 - Episode 9

Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 8, 2014

star 7.95
41 votes
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Episode 11

#4 - Episode 11

Season 5 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 15, 2014

star 7.93
41 votes
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Episode 7

#5 - Episode 7

Season 5 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 1, 2014

star 7.90
41 votes
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Episode 12

#6 - Episode 12

Season 4 - Episode 12 - Aired Oct 8, 2012

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 7.81
195 votes
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Episode 8

#7 - Episode 8

Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 1, 2014

star 7.80
40 votes
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Episode 6

#8 - Episode 6

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 24, 2014

star 7.79
39 votes
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Episode 1

#9 - Episode 1

Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 10, 2014

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 7.78
46 votes
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Episode 12

#10 - Episode 12

Season 7 - Episode 12 - Aired Mar 11, 2019

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 7.74
34 votes
Episode 5

#11 - Episode 5

Season 5 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 24, 2014

star 7.73
41 votes
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Episode 4

#12 - Episode 4

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 17, 2014

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 7.67
39 votes
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Episode 11

#13 - Episode 11

Season 4 - Episode 11 - Aired Oct 8, 2012

Kolabi is taken into custody, Karlsson attends court to defend victimised illegal immigrants and Roban attends a meeting with Prosecutor Machard.

star 7.67
219 votes
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Episode 7

#14 - Episode 7

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired May 24, 2010

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 7.65
164 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Éric de Barahir, Kristel Mudry, Laurent Vivier, Sébastien Vitoux, Simon Jablonka
Episode 2

#15 - Episode 2

Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 10, 2014

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

star 7.64
44 votes
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Episode 1

#16 - Episode 1

Season 6 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 18, 2017

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 7.63
73 votes
Writers: Anne Landois
Episode 4

#17 - Episode 4

Season 7 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 11, 2019

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 7.61
28 votes
Episode 4

#18 - Episode 4

Season 6 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 25, 2017

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 7.60
57 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Anne Rambach, Erwan Augoyard, Gaëlle Bellan, Jean-Luc Estebe, Marine Francou, Marine Rambach, Séverine Werba, Simon Jablonka, Sophie Kovess-Brun, Sylvie Chanteux, Yann Le Nivet
Episode 12

#19 - Episode 12

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired Jun 7, 2010

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 7.58
139 votes
Writers: Anne Landois, Éric de Barahir, Kristel Mudry, Laurent Vivier, Sébastien Vitoux, Simon Jablonka
Episode 1

#20 - Episode 1

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Dec 13, 2005

A public prosecutor is teamed with a hardened police captain and a magistrate to identify a body found discarded in a skip. As the case unfolds, their investigation uncovers deception and political intrigue.

star 7.58
256 votes
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Episode 3

#21 - Episode 3

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 17, 2014

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

star 7.57
37 votes
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Episode 8

#22 - Episode 8

Season 7 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 25, 2019

Roban falls into a trap set by Joséphine and Edelman, whose professional partnership is now, however, on the rocks. Laure and Gilou continue to work on the investigation they've officially been taken off, identifying a suspect who may have been involved in the money-laundering operation. Beckriche's loyalty to his former boss is put to the test.

star 7.57
30 votes
Episode 7

#23 - Episode 7

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired Sep 24, 2012

Berthault and her team are frustrated by new custody laws which ensure the presence of a lawyer during interviews.

star 7.55
164 votes
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Episode 5

#24 - Episode 5

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 17, 2012

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 7.52
196 votes
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Episode 8

#25 - Episode 8

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Jun 2, 2008

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 7.50
169 votes
Writers: Virginie Brac