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The Killing

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Crime Drama Rated: 18+ (TV-MA)2011 - 20144 SeasonsSeries EndedOn: Prime Video Hulu Tags: Police Country: America

The Killing is an American crime drama television series based upon the Danish television series Forbrydelsen. Set in Seattle, Washington, the series follows the various murder investigations by homicide detectives Sarah Linden and Stephen Holder.The Killing featuring Mireille Enos and Joel Kinnaman has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Prime Video, streaming with subscription on Hulu, available for purchase on iTunes, and 4 others. It's a crime and drama show with 44 episodes over 4 seasons. The Killing is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 71% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.2 (88,126 votes).

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42 episodes (95%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & Hulu).

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44 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $0.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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The Killing has a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 71% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.2 (88,126 votes). The show is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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Season 1

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Season 01, Episode 01 Pilot

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Apr 4, 2011
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Pilot Apr 4, 2011 On her last day of work, homicide detective Sarah Linden is drawn into a new case about the disappearance of a teenage girl, Rosie Larsen. Mitch and Stan Larsen frantically try to track down their daughter when they learn she did not show up at school. City Councilman Darren Richmond prepares for an important forum with the Mayor as the election nears.

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Season 01, Episode 02 The Cage

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Apr 4, 2011
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The Cage Apr 4, 2011 The investigation into Rosie’s killer begins as Sarah and Holder question the missing girl’s parents, Stan and Mitch, as well as Rosie’s friends and City Councilman Richmond. Rosie’s school becomes a potential murder site when Sarah and Holder uncover shocking evidence on campus. Heartbroken and grief-stricken, Mitch and Stan face the aftermath of losing their daughter.

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Season 01, Episode 03 El Diablo

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Apr 11, 2011
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El Diablo Apr 11, 2011 Councilman Richmond suspects a leak within his team; Sarah tracks down a witness and is led to a suspect.

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Season 01, Episode 04 A Soundless Echo

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Apr 18, 2011
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A Soundless Echo Apr 18, 2011 Linden and Holder pressure Jasper for answers and interview a new suspect.

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Season 01, Episode 05 Super 8

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Apr 25, 2011
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Super 8 Apr 25, 2011 Rosie's teacher provides Sarah and Holder with a new piece of evidence. Richmond's campaign team plans a new anti-crime television commercial. Mitch continues to struggle with the loss of her daughter, while Stan becomes more determined to find Rosie's killer, and asks his colleague Belko for help.

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Season 01, Episode 06 What You Have Left

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May 2, 2011
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What You Have Left May 2, 2011 Sarah and Holder intensify their investigation on a suspect's family and friends. Gwen and Richmond disagree over strategy for the next debate with the mayor. Meanwhile, Rosie's funeral takes place and Stan concentrates on his own investigation into her death.

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Season 01, Episode 07 Vengeance

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May 9, 2011
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Vengeance May 9, 2011 Mitch questions the validity of the police investigation while Richmond has to deal with a negative ad. It's discovered that Rosie was at Bennett's apartment the night she died.

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Season 2

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Season 02, Episode 01 Reflections

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Apr 2, 2012
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Reflections Apr 2, 2012 In the aftermath of the shooting at City Hall and Linden's discovery that the photo leading to Councilman Darren Richmond's arrest was forged, Sarah returns to Seattle to investigate a possible cover up and wonders if she can trust her partner.

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Season 02, Episode 02 My Lucky Day

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Apr 2, 2012
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My Lucky Day Apr 2, 2012 An ominous discovery is made at the Larsen house while Sarah travels to Tacoma to learn Councilman Richmond's dark secret. Meanwhile, Richmond is forced to come to grips with the fallout from the attack at City Hall.

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Season 02, Episode 03 Numb

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Apr 9, 2012
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Numb Apr 9, 2012 Sarah hunts down Rosie's backpack as Holder falls from grace. Mitch re-emerges while Stan continues to entangle himself with the mob. Richmond faces up to his situation.

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Season 02, Episode 04 Ogi Jun

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Apr 16, 2012
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Ogi Jun Apr 16, 2012 Sarah and Holder identify the mystery man with the tattoo while Jamie attempts to enlist Gwen's help and Stan learns his past may have come back to haunt him.

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Season 02, Episode 05 Ghosts of the Past

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Apr 23, 2012
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Ghosts of the Past Apr 23, 2012 Sarah receives a message from the dead that may shed light on the identity of Rosie's killer. Meanwhile, Mitch befriends a young runaway; and Richmond has grave doubts about his future in politics.

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Season 02, Episode 06 Openings

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Apr 30, 2012
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Openings Apr 30, 2012 Sarah zeros in on a Larsen-family secret; Stan comes to grips with some past indiscretions; and Mitch takes in a runaway girl. Meanwhile, the Richmond campaign entertains a surprise visitor.

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Season 02, Episode 07 Keylela

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May 7, 2012
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Keylela May 7, 2012 The investigation refocuses on the casino; Stan has an uneasy face-to-face with Richmond; tension grips the Larsen house.

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Season 3

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Season 03, Episode 01 The Jungle

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Jun 3, 2013
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The Jungle Jun 3, 2013 Sarah makes a grim discovery in regards to her past; Holder catches an unsettling case; Seward shows his true colors.

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Season 03, Episode 02 That You Fear the Most

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Jun 3, 2013
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That You Fear the Most Jun 3, 2013 Sarah makes a grim discovery in regards to her past; Holder catches an unsettling case; Seward shows his true colors.

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Season 03, Episode 03 Seventeen

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Jun 10, 2013
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Seventeen Jun 10, 2013 Sarah has her own reasons to join the task force; Holder finds a new street informant; Seward strokes an old rivalry.

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Season 03, Episode 04 Head Shots

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Jun 17, 2013
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Head Shots Jun 17, 2013 The task force shuts down a business; Sarah and Holder unite in their pursuit of "the voice"; Seward is offered motivation to comply with orders.

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Season 03, Episode 05 Scared and Running

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Jun 24, 2013
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Scared and Running Jun 24, 2013 Bullet races to find a victim on the run before someone else does; Seward is discourteous to surprise visitors.

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Season 03, Episode 06 Eminent Domain

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Jul 1, 2013
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Eminent Domain Jul 1, 2013 Linden and Holder catch up to the latest victim; Seward faces his past; Bullet struggles with the truth while in the jungle.

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Season 03, Episode 07 Hope Kills

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Jul 8, 2013
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Hope Kills Jul 8, 2013 Holder and Linden get a break in the case; Seward clashes with death; Bullet becomes a protector.

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Season 4

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Season 04, Episode 01 Blood in the Water

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Aug 2, 2014
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Blood in the Water Aug 2, 2014 While covering up Lt. Skinner's sudden disappearance, Linden and Holder are assigned a new case: the brutal murder of an entire family with ties to a military academy.

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Season 04, Episode 02 Unraveling

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Aug 2, 2014
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Unraveling Aug 2, 2014 Questioning a neighbor leads to a revelation about one of the murder victims.

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Season 04, Episode 03 The Good Soldier

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Aug 2, 2014
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The Good Soldier Aug 2, 2014 Reddick digs deeper as Linden and Holder struggle to keep their investigation from going cold.

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Season 04, Episode 04 Dream Baby Dream

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Aug 2, 2014
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Dream Baby Dream Aug 2, 2014 Linden and Holder focus their investigation on a new suspect, and a tip from an informant leads Reddick to a shocking discovery.

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Season 04, Episode 05 Truth Asunder

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Aug 2, 2014
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Truth Asunder Aug 2, 2014 New information about the family murders surfaces. Meanwhile, Holder's loyalty is put to the test.

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Season 04, Episode 06 Eden

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Aug 2, 2014
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Eden Aug 2, 2014 Linden and Holder are confronted with the shocking truth behind the Stansbury murders.

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