Review: Engrenages (Spiral) 2×7

In the UK: Sunday 25th October, 10pm, BBC4. Available on the iPlayer

You may have noticed last week that I was a bit worried that the final two episodes of Engrenages (Spiral) were going to be a let down. That the producers might not be sure where they were going, or might have made a mistake or two.

Foolish me. Even the subtitles were excellent this week.

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Review: Engrenages (Spiral) 2×6

Spiral 2x6

In the UK: Sunday 18th October, 10.15pm, BBC4. Available on the iPlayer

Tension mounts on Engrenages as the police close in on Aziz, we discover that French domestic violence laws need some work, and that France’s witness protection programme needs even more work (because it doesn’t have one).

Not that you’d be getting all that tension necessarily from the subtitles – which need work, too. Spoilers and more after the break.

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