The Killing - Season 1 Episodes

The Killing - Season 1

From the network that brought you Mad Men and The Walking Dead, and the executive producer of Cold Case, comes an addictive crime drama with dark twists, The Killing. AMC's newest original series revolves around the murder in Seattle of a teenage girl, Rosie Larsen, and the gripping police investigation it sparks. The facts of the case unfold against a backdrop of local politics, high school scandal, and a grieving family flattened by tragedy.

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Episode 1

“Pilot”

In the opener, Det. Sarah Linden's last day in homicide finds her investigating the disappearance of a 17-year-old girl who was supposed to be spending the weekend with a friend from school. When the teen's parents learn she didn't show up for class on Monday, they launch their own search, and when word gets out about the missing girl, a mayoral candidate cancels a forum planned at the high school.

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Episode 2

“The Cage”

In the opener, Det. Sarah Linden's last day in homicide finds her investigating the disappearance of a 17-year-old girl who was supposed to be spending the weekend with a friend from school. When the teen's parents learn she didn't show up for class on Monday, they launch their own search, and when word gets out about the missing girl, a mayoral candidate cancels a forum planned at the high school.

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Episode 3

“El Diablo”

City Councilman Richmond suspects a leak within his own team, causing a shakeup in his campaign. Sarah and Holder track down a potential witness to the murder and are led to a new suspect. Mitch shuts down completely, forcing Stan to take on both parenting roles as his family grapples with the reality of losing Rosie.

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Episode 4

“A Soundless Echo”

Sarah and Holder pressure Rosie's ex-boyfriend Jasper for answers and interview a new suspect. An emotionally vulnerable Stan and Mitch plan their daughter's funeral. Rosie's best friend Sterling reveals some surprising truths about Rosie's life. With his campaign struggling financially, Richmond attends a posh party in the hopes of raising funds.

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Episode 5

“Super 8”

Rosie's teacher provides Sarah and Holder with a new piece of evidence.

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Episode 6

“What You Have Left”

Sarah and Holder question a suspect's family and neighbors. Tension mounts between Richmond and his campaign advisor, Gwen, as his team prepares for an important debate with the Mayor. Rosie's funeral takes place. Stan takes matters into his own hands.

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Episode 7

“Vengeance”

The police learn more about Rosie's whereabouts on the night of her death; Richmond deals with a negative ad; Mitch starts doubting the police investigation.

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Episode 8

“Stonewalled”

Sarah and Holder evade the FBI and unearth new evidence. Mitch endangers the boys, prompting Stan to take matters into his own hands. Richmond tries to climb back into the race.

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Episode 9

“Undertow”

Sarah and Holder regroup, Richmond goes up in the polls, and Stan faces consequences for his ill-thought out actions, leaving Mitch alone to keep the family afloat.

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Episode 10

“I'll Let You Know When I Get There”

The cops regroup. Richmond goes up in the polls. Stan faces consequences for his actions.

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Episode 11

“Missing”

Sarah and Holder discover more on Rosie, but the investigation gets stalled when they have to set out on a search for Jack.

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Episode 12

“Beau Soleil”

The police connect Rosie to a suspicious website. Stan faces his demons while Mitch learns secrets she never knew about Rosie.

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Episode 13

“Orpheus Descending”

Sarah and Holder connect a new piece of evidence to the campaign car and to Rosie the night of her murder. Stan and Mitch reflect on the past as the future of their family hangs in the balance.