This anthology series is about powerful, sexy and dangerous women inspired by and styled in the tradition of pulp stories, film noir and graphic novels. The half-hour program features ... See full summary »
Reviews
Popularity
2,950 ( 1,257)

Watch Now

on Amazon Video

Episodes

Seasons


Years



2   1  
2012   2011  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Life on Top (TV Series 2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Based on a novel by Clara Darling, about a college grad who heads to a big city looking for work and discovers her older sister, who's been living there for years, is a model.

Stars: Heather Vandeven, Brandin Rackley, Daniel Messier
Co-Ed Confidential (TV Series 2007)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A frat house notorious for parties is turned into a co-ed residence for four freshmen under the supervision of a graduate student and her occasional boyfriend, a party animal from the closed fraternity.

Stars: Kevin Patrick, Michelle Maylene, Bradley Joseph
The Erotic Traveler (TV Series 2007)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The Midland Art Gallery is the home base for this erotic series starring Divini Rai as erotic photographer Marissa Johanson and Kaylani Lei as her pupil Allison Kraft. The series uses ... See full summary »

Stars: Divini Rae, Kaylani Lei, Tabitha Stevens
Forbidden Science (TV Series 2009)
Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Forbidden Science is a unique blend of noir science fiction and erotic programming combining intelligent scripts, attractive characters with great production value. Set in the near future, ... See full summary »

Stars: Vanessa Broze, Joanne Alderson, Levi Freeman
Chemistry (TV Series 2011)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

The scandalous lives of Liz and Michael, a cop and a lawyer who meet in a near-fatal coincidence. Drama and comedy with inevitable and powerful chemistry between a man and woman that completely alter a destined life plan.

Stars: Jonathan Chase, Ana Alexander, Ragan Wallake
Black Tie Nights (2004–2005)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

Two friends Cooper Snow and Olivia Hartley start a dating service called Black Tie Nights. After two years, Olivia is still mourning the death of her husband. The man crazy writer, Cooper ... See full summary »

Stars: Glen Meadows, Beverly Lynne, Tiffany Hendra
OC Confidential (TV Movie 2011)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

The heat between these young college students makes the OC hotter than ever.

Director: Janine Gosselin
Stars: Nikki Bay, Johnny Castle, Cherokee
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Lilith (26 episodes, 2011-2012)
Edit

Storyline

This anthology series is about powerful, sexy and dangerous women inspired by and styled in the tradition of pulp stories, film noir and graphic novels. The half-hour program features stories inspired by such noir classics as Double Indemnity (1944) and Pulp Fiction (1994) and classic thriller TV series like The Twilight Zone (1959). In each of stand-alone episode, women find extraordinary ways of coping with their problems, channeling their survival instincts and bringing out their inner guile. Every episode is introduced by a mysterious and enigmatic host, Lilith, played by Tanit Phoenix Copley, and features different casts and plot lines, some of which are intertwined as part of the series overall mythology. Written by Jacob

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Looks CAN Kill (Season 1) See more »

Genres:

Mystery | Thriller

Certificate:

TV-MA

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

|

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

13 May 2011 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Femme Fatales: Sesso e crimini  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The character played by Richard Kind of Jonathan Shields is a homage to Kirk Douglas studio executive in "The Bad & The Beautiful.' See more »

Quotes

Lilith: Todd Voight is a very lucky man. Successful, handsome, and loved by two beautiful women. But tonight his luck runs out. He leaves two women mourning his death and discovering his secrets. All of his secrets.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Just got the dvds as a gift and liked it
15 January 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Just got Femme Fatales Season 1 and 2 with a Christmas gift card for myself and loved them. I don't have Cinemax so I never saw any episodes on TV but I did see a panel at San Diego and thought the show looked really cool and the women talked about how empowering it was for female characters which is something I like to see. I was not disappointed. While there were one or two clunkers, most of the episodes were terrific and it only got better as it went on. I also thought the special features were really good. There's a very funny blooper real and some great deleted scenes and behind the scenes material. All in all, I really recommend this show and thought it was very smart and sexy and the DVD is just as good with a lot of extra stuff that helps give insight into the episodes. I especially enjoyed the commentary with the girls talking about the episodes they're in. What I think is great about this show is you don't know what to expect. Just like The Twilight Zone or Tales From The Crypt or even Tales from The Darkside, each episode is it's own story so it's different. One can be a mystery, a sci-fi, grindhouse and most have some of my favorite cult actors. Early 1st season was Robert Lasardo, the guy whose head gets cut off in Death Race. He's great as a gangbanger who takes a hostage at the local hospital. Also Charlie O'Connell plays a sleazy video promoter who gets his due in another one of my favorites from the first season. Second year is even more consistent in terms of quality but each feels very different. I can't recommend this show enough. It isn't a dark brooding study of the human condition, but rather a fun, pulp show that's well written, acted and is incredibly entertaining.


4 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page