Best Episodes Of True Detective


True DetectiveTrue Detective is a TV series starring Vince Vaughn, Colin Farrell, and Rachel McAdams. Seasonal anthology series in which police investigations unearth the personal and professional secrets of those involved, both within and…

Release Date: January 2014


10. Haunted Houses


True Detective Season 1 Episode 6Air Date: 23 Feb. 2014
Season 1, Episode 6

Cohle’s activities in 2002, when his partnership with Hart disintegrated and he quit the force, are recalled by Maggie.


9. Seeing Things


True Detective Season 1 Episode 2Air Date: 1 Mar. 2014
Season 1, Episode 2

Cohle and Hart travel around trying to track down leads to their case. Darker sides of Hart’s personal and family lives are revealed.


8. The Great War and Modern Memory


True Detective Season 3 Episode 1Air Date: 13 Jan. 2019
Season 3, Episode 1

The disappearance of a young brother and sister leads to a frantic search which will haunt one detective for the rest of his life.


7. The Secret Fate of All Life


True Detective Season 1 Episode 5Air Date: 16 Feb. 2014
Season 1, Episode 5

Hart and Cohle share the spoils of a solved case; Papania and Gilbough confront the detectives with troubling new intelligence.


6. Black Maps and Motel Rooms


True Detective Season 2 Episode 7Air Date: 2 Aug. 2015
Season 2, Episode 7

As Ani, Paul, and Ray get closer to finding out the truth about Caspere, circumstances become more dangerous for them all and everyone around them. Frank deals with an inside betrayal, learns important information, and plans his next move.


5. After You’ve Gone


True Detective Season 1 Episode 7Air Date: 2 Mar. 2014
Season 1, Episode 7

Cohle and Hart try to discover if a series of missing persons reports could be related to the Dora Lange murder and the Tuttle family.



4. Who Goes There


True Detective Season 1 Episode 4Air Date: 9 Feb. 2014
Season 1, Episode 4

Martin is faced with marital problems. The search for Reggie Ledoux leads the detectives to a motorcycle gang called the Iron Crusaders, which Rust worked undercover in the past.


3. The Locked Room


True Detective Season 1 Episode 3Air Date: 8 Mar. 2014
Season 1, Episode 3

Cohle and Martin finally get a new wind in the case and can confirm a suspect. Martin’s mistress gets on with somebody else leaving him furious. Cohle’s theory becomes increasingly more convincing than ever.


2. The Long Bright Dark


True Detective Season 1 Episode 1Air Date: 22 Feb. 2014
Season 1, Episode 1

In 2012, former detective partners Rust Cohle and Martin Hart recap one of their very first cases together involving a serial killer, back in 1995.


1. Form and Void


True Detective Season 1 Episode 8Air Date: 9 Mar. 2014
Season 1, Episode 8

An overlooked detail provides Hart and Cohle with an important new lead in their 17-year-old case.