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Torchwood

IMDB Logo7.8/10
  Rated: 18+ (TV-MA)2006 - 20114 Seasons,Series EndedOn:   Tags:    

Torchwood is a British science fiction television programme created by Russell T Davies. The series is a spin-off from the 2005 revival of the long-running science fiction programme Doctor Who. Torchwood follows the exploits of a small team of alien hunters, who make up the Cardiff branch of the fictional Torchwood Institute, which deals mainly with incidents involving extraterrestrials.Torchwood featuring John Barrowman and Eve Myles has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Prime Video, streaming via tv everywhere with BBC America (Via Cable/Satellite Provider), available for purchase on iTunes, and 4 others. It's an action & adventure and crime show with 41 episodes over 4 seasons. Torchwood is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (36,346 votes).

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41 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video).

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5 episodes (12%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (BBC America).

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41 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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Not available to watch free online.

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#859 Ranked TV Show

#5 Ranked in TV on BBC America

#17 Ranked in Ghost TV

#232 Ranked in Science-Fiction TV

Torchwood has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (36,346 votes). The show is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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41 Total Episodes of Torchwood Where to stream every episode from all 4 seasons of Torchwood. Filter these episodes by what's available to watch free or on your streaming services using the tabs above.

Season 1

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Season 01, Episode 01 Everything Changes

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Oct 22, 2006
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Everything Changes Oct 22, 2006 WPC Gwen Cooper is at the scene of a brutal murder, when the "special ops," known only as Torchwood, arrive. After witnessing the group bring the dead man back to life, Gwen goes in pursuit of this mysterious organisation, only to see weirder things than she could ever imagine existed. Soon after, she begins to regret giving in to her curiosity, when she meets Captain Jack Harkness.

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Season 01, Episode 02 Day One

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Oct 22, 2006
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Day One Oct 22, 2006 It's Gwen's first day on the job, and it's not going very well. After accidentally releasing a mysterious gas from a comet that landed, a new type of alien is let loose on the streets - an alien that's addicted to sex. Torchwood must find the inhabited body, and prevent anymore deaths from the violent form of sex.

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Season 01, Episode 03 Ghost Machine

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Oct 29, 2006
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Ghost Machine Oct 29, 2006 Whilst chasing a man, Gwen retrieves an unusual machine that allows the user to see back into the past. It is considered dangerous, and no members of Torchwood are permitted to use it. But Owen has other plans, and witnesses a violent murder that took place over forty years ago. Using the information he gathered, Owen starts to track down the still-living murderer.

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Season 01, Episode 04 Cyberwoman

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Nov 5, 2006
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Cyberwoman Nov 5, 2006 A Ianto themed episodeIanto Jones hides a very big secret at Torchwood - his half-converted girlfriend from the Canary Wharf Battle - down in the basement. He is quick to hire a Japanese doctor who believes he can "cure" her. But things soon go wrong, and the Cyberwoman's destructive powers are released to the whole of Torchwood. Upgrading is compulsary.

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Season 01, Episode 05 Small Worlds

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Nov 12, 2006
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Small Worlds Nov 12, 2006 Jack catches up with a very old friend of his, who is investigating fairy sightings in the local wood. After having visited her, Torchwood are informed of a man's mysterious death in a prison cell. Then, Tosh uncovers a series of localised, extreme weather patterns. Nobody at the organisation is sure of these events, or how they may be connected. Except Jack, who has witnessed the creatures causing this, almost a century ago.

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Season 01, Episode 06 Countrycide

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Nov 19, 2006
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Countrycide Nov 19, 2006 Whilst investigating a group of unexplainable deaths in a village, the Torchwood team are separated. Discovering further, Jack, Gwen and Owen find a scared man, hiding from the thing responsible for the murders. But Tosh and Ianto go that one step extra, and locate the killer, who wants them as their next victims.

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Season 01, Episode 07 Greeks Bearing Gifts

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Nov 26, 2006
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Greeks Bearing Gifts Nov 26, 2006 A Toshiko themed episodeTosh meets an unusual woman, Mary, at a bar, who gives her a strange pendant. She is upset, yet amazed by what she now has - the ability to read people's minds. However, Tosh finds this terrible curse, that contains her friends darkest secrets, must be broken. So she asks for help from Mary, the only person who knows, but first, Tosh has to get her into Torchwood.

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Season 2

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Season 02, Episode 01 Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang

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Jan 16, 2008
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Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang Jan 16, 2008 Captain Jack returns, as the Torchwood team reunite to fight a rogue Time Agent. The mysterious Captain John Hart is determined to wreak havoc, and needs to find something hidden on Earth. But with Gwen's life in danger, and cluster bombs scattered across the city, whose side is Jack on?

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Season 02, Episode 02 Sleeper

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Jan 23, 2008
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Sleeper Jan 23, 2008 When a burglary turns into a slaughter, Torchwood suspect alien involvement. Who is Beth, and can she be as innocent as she seems? But when the investigation escalates into a city-wide assault, Jack realises that the whole planet is in danger.

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Season 02, Episode 03 To the Last Man

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Jan 30, 2008
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To the Last Man Jan 30, 2008 Toshiko falls for a handsome soldier, trapped out of his time, who unwittingly holds the key to saving the world. With an old hospital haunted by ghosts from 1918, a crisis foreseen by Torchwood 90 years ago is about to reach its climax. Time zones are colliding and with life and death decisions to be made, will Torchwood be able to stop an explosive end for Cardiff?

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Season 02, Episode 04 Meat

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Feb 6, 2008
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Meat Feb 6, 2008 When Rhys discovers the truth about Torchwood, he helps the gang to find the source of an unusual alien meat supply.

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Season 02, Episode 05 Adam

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Feb 13, 2008
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Adam Feb 13, 2008 A memory thief gets in to the minds of the Torchwood team, and uncovers long forgotten secrets.

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Season 02, Episode 06 Reset

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Feb 20, 2008
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Reset Feb 20, 2008 Jack calls in an old friend for a favour, none other than Martha Jones, as they attempt to stop a pharmaceutical facility that uses aliens in the hope of discovering a cure for all diseases.

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Season 02, Episode 07 Dead Man Walking

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Feb 27, 2008
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Dead Man Walking Feb 27, 2008 Captain Jack resurrects Owen with a resurrection glove, only to find out that the new glove isn't quite what they'd bargained for. Owen, in an undead state, helps the team figure out why he's still around.

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Season 3

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Season 03, Episode 01 Day One

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Jul 6, 2009
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Day One Jul 6, 2009 At 8.45am, every child in the world suddenly stops, chanting the words "we are coming" again and again. Whilst investigating, the remaining Torchwood team face greater personal and professional challenges than ever before, having to work with their numbers depleted.

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Season 03, Episode 02 Day Two

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Jul 7, 2009
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Day Two Jul 7, 2009 Torchwood are forced underground, as the government takes swift and brutal action. With members of the team being hunted down, only Lois holds the key to Torchwood's salvation - but she is helpless as her superiors make plans for the mysterious Floor 13.

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Season 03, Episode 03 Day Three

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Jul 8, 2009
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Day Three Jul 8, 2009 The eyes of the world turn to Britain, as the 456 announce, 'We are here'. As a pillar of fire descends upon London, the members of Torchwood must battle to protect their own families, as the fight gets personal. But will Clem's memories destroy everything?

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Season 03, Episode 04 Day Four

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Jul 9, 2009
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Day Four Jul 9, 2009 Torchwood finally learns the truth about the events of 1965. But Britain is in danger of becoming a rogue state, and everything now pivots around John Frobisher, as the Ambassador of the 456 destroys its old allegiances and reveals its true intent.

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Season 03, Episode 05 Day Five

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Jul 10, 2009
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Day Five Jul 10, 2009 Torchwood is defenceless, and Gwen Cooper stands alone, as the final sanction begins. As violence erupts and the world descends into anarchy, an ordinary council estate becomes a battleground where the future of the human race will be decided.

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Season 4

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Season 04, Episode 01 The New World

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Jul 8, 2011
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The New World Jul 8, 2011 Convicted child killer Oswald Danes is executed for his crimes and when he miraculously survives his fate a series of events is set in place that forces CIA Agent Rex Matheson to investigate a global event. His investigation leads him from America to Wales and an old defunct British Institute - Torchwood.

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Season 04, Episode 02 Rendition

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Jul 15, 2011
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Rendition Jul 15, 2011 As the Torchwood team is reunited, Jack realizes he's the most vulnerable man on Earth. A flight to the United States turns into a desperate battle for survival.

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Season 04, Episode 03 Dead of Night

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Jul 22, 2011
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Dead of Night Jul 22, 2011 Torchwood goes on the run and finds a new enemy, but as they launch a raid on PhiCorp headquarters, Jack must confront the mysterious Oswald Danes.

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Season 04, Episode 04 Escape to L.A.

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Jul 29, 2011
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Escape to L.A. Jul 29, 2011 Torchwood relocates to LA to sneak into PhiCorp's headquarters to find some useful information, unaware that their mission has been compromised. Elsewhere, Oswald and Jilly face a new adversary in Ellis Hartley Monroe, who is using the Miracle Day for her own agenda.

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Season 04, Episode 05 The Categories of Life

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Aug 5, 2011
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The Categories of Life Aug 5, 2011 Torchwood goes undercover and discovers the terrible truth behind the Miracle. The enemy is closing in, and death is about to make a shocking return.

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Season 04, Episode 06 The Middle Men

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Aug 12, 2011
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The Middle Men Aug 12, 2011 With Gwen, Rex and Esther trapped on both sides of the Atlantic, it's a race against time as Jack goes straight to the heart of the conspiracy.

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Season 04, Episode 07 Immortal Sins

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Aug 19, 2011
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Immortal Sins Aug 19, 2011 Gwen must fight to protect her family and takes a terrifying journey, covering both miles and decades, as the long history of the Miracle is revealed.

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