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Inside No. 9

Inside No. 9

BBC Two 2014

An anthology of darkly comic twisted tales, each one taking place behind a door marked 'number 9'.

Warning: the following content contains spoilers!


The 10 Best Episodes of Inside No. 9

Inside No. 9 - S2E2

#1 - The 12 Days of Christine (Season 2 - Episode 2)

Christine Clarke brings a new man back to her flat from a New Year's Eve party, and immediately her life starts to unravel. Who is the terrifying stranger that keeps appearing in the flat at night?

The episode was rated 8.34 from 459 votes.

Inside No. 9 - S4E3

#2 - Once Removed (Season 4 - Episode 3)

According to the Holmes & Rahe Stress Scale, the three most troubling experiences in life are the death of a spouse, divorce and imprisonment. Moving house is only 32nd on the list. But anything could happen in the last 10 minutes of this episode. Or the 10 minutes before that. Or the first 10 minutes for that matter.

The episode was rated 8.10 from 283 votes.

Inside No. 9 - S1E2

#3 - A Quiet Night In (Season 1 - Episode 2)

Gerald owns a beautiful house with lots of beautiful things in it. Beautiful things that are also extremely valuable. The kind of things that might just become the target of an audacious criminal enterprise.

The episode was rated 8.10 from 603 votes.

Inside No. 9 - S5E4

#4 - Misdirection (Season 5 - Episode 4)

World-famous magician Neville Griffin is extremely protective of his secrets, but student journalist Gabriel is determined to get an interview nonetheless. Griffin actually believes that stealing a magic trick is probably worse than murder. How would he know that, exactly?

The episode was rated 8.01 from 192 votes.

Inside No. 9 - S4E2

#5 - Bernie Clifton's Dressing Room (Season 4 - Episode 2)

It's been 30 years since Northern double-act Len and Tommy last appeared on stage together, that fateful night at the Glasgow Pavilion. Then Tommy walked out on Len, and that was curtains for Cheese & Crackers. Until now - and one last gig in front of an invited audience.

The episode was rated 7.99 from 302 votes.

Inside No. 9 - S2E4

#6 - Cold Comfort (Season 2 - Episode 4)

It's Andy's first day as a volunteer at the Comfort Support Line call centre, which offers the lonely and desperate a chance to talk about their problems. All the CSL counsellors have their own ways of dealing with clients, coping with the emotional stress and killing time between phone calls. But is Andy really prepared for what's to come?

The episode was rated 7.96 from 382 votes.

Inside No. 9 - S6E3

#7 - Lip Service (Season 6 - Episode 3)

Felix is pretty certain his wife is up to something with her boss Dmitri, so he decides to hire some help to prove things one way or the other. When professional lip-reader Iris arrives with her powerful binoculars, the couple stake out a hotel bedroom and start to gather their evidence.

The episode was rated 7.94 from 144 votes.

Inside No. 9 - S3E3

#8 - Empty Orchestra (Season 3 - Episode 3)

What better way to celebrate Roger's promotion than a full-on, old-school karaoke session? An evening of hopes, dreams, intrigue, romance, betrayal and an awful lot of singing.

The episode was rated 7.93 from 364 votes.

Inside No. 9 - S1E3

#9 - Tom & Gerri (Season 1 - Episode 3)

Tom is a primary school teacher with ambitious ideas of becoming an author. When he tries to repay a good turn from a late-night caller, he gradually becomes the victim of his own generosity.

The episode was rated 7.90 from 527 votes.

Inside No. 9 - S3E2

#10 - The Riddle of the Sphinx (Season 3 - Episode 2)

Nina thinks Professor Squires has all the answers when actually, neither has a clue what the future holds. With deadly intent, they commence a battle of wits to solve the puzzle and reveal the guardian of their fate.

The episode was rated 7.89 from 365 votes.

Inside No. 9 - S4E1

#11 - Zanzibar (Season 4 - Episode 1)

Welcome to London's Hotel Zanzibar. Our varied guests have travelled from afar. Proposals, plots and prostitutes combine. It's a comedy of errors on floor nine.

The episode was rated 7.84 from 323 votes.

Inside No. 9 - S4E4

#12 - To Have and To Hold (Season 4 - Episode 4)

Adrian spends his time photographing other couples' weddings, but his own marriage to Harriet is far from happy. Can they renew their vows, spice up their love life and make a fresh start, or have they just run out of love, trust and time?

The episode was rated 7.82 from 268 votes.

Inside No. 9 - S2E1

#13 - La Couchette (Season 2 - Episode 1)

On board the sleeper from Paris to Bourg St Maurice, a motley collection of passengers try to get a quiet night's sleep as the train makes its way across France. But as the sleeping compartment fills up, the chances of that begin to look highly unlikely. In deuxieme classe, everyone can hear you scream.

The episode was rated 7.77 from 417 votes.

Inside No. 9 - S7E6

#14 - Wise Owl (Season 7 - Episode 6)

Everyone remembers the Wise Owl, of course. The bossy cartoon bird keeping children safe back in the 1970s. Those old information films had a lasting effect on all of us - especially Ronnie, who has spent his entire life trying to do the right thing. But what is right? And what is wrong?

The episode was rated 7.66 from 88 votes.

Inside No. 9 - S4E6

#15 - Tempting Fate (Season 4 - Episode 6)

A dead hoarder's flat, a blood-stained floor, a dead rat and a terrible, inescapable curse from beyond the grave. All in an ordinary day's work for council contractors Keith, Nick and Maz.

The episode was rated 7.65 from 247 votes.


Last updated: jan 18, 2023


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