The Tunnel: Season 1

The Tunnel: Season 1

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The plot follows detectives Karl Roebuck and Elise Wasserman working together to find a serial killer who left the upper-half body of a French politician and the lower-half of a British prostitute in the Channel Tunnel, at the midpoint between France and the UK. They later learn that the killer—who comes to be nicknamed the "Truth Terrorist"—is on a moral crusade to highlight many social problems, terrorising both countries in the process

2013Rating: TV-14United KingdomKudos
ActionDrama

Episodes

EPISODE 1.1

Episode 1

British and French detectives are brought together when a body... More is discovered inside the Channel Tunnel.

EPISODE 1.2

Episode 2

While the killer's second 'truth' unfolds, Stephen Beaumont crosses the... More paths of Karl and Elise once more.

EPISODE 1.3

Episode 3

The police face a race against time to identify and... More capture the killer as he steps up his campaign, targeting a further elderly victim in his 'moral' crusade.

EPISODE 1.4

Episode 4

Karl and Elise battle to locate an elderly soldier before... More he freezes to death at the hands of the killer. Meanwhile, runaway teen Sophie puts her trust in Benji.

EPISODE 1.5

Episode 5

The Truth Terrorist's third truth begins as Benji carries out... More his Samurai mission. The police hope to use teenage runaway Sophie to help trap the killer.

EPISODE 1.6

Episode 6

As the killer's incendiary fourth truth begins, Karl and Elise's... More suspicions fall on Stephen Beaumont. A manhunt begins, but is he the correct suspect?

EPISODE 1.7

Episode 7

Police think they may finally have a lead as the... More serial killer's actions escalate in his fifth and final 'truth', inciting mob violence in England and France.

EPISODE 1.8

Episode 8

French police capture but then lose the prime suspect before... More Elise mysteriously disappears. As Karl searches Danny's flat, things start to fall into place.

EPISODE 1.9

Episode 9

In the cross-Channel crime thriller's penultimate instalment, events take a... More nasty turn for Karl as police get within a hair's breadth of catching the killer.

EPISODE 1.10

Episode 10

The tense crime drama comes to an unmissable climax as... More Karl falls apart when the Truth Terrorist's change of direction becomes too much to bear.

The Tunnel: Season 1 | Release Details

The Tunnel: Season 1 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Acorn.