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Crime reporter John Moore meets with psychologist Dr. Laszlo Kreizler to investigate a serial killer in New York during the late 19th century.

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The Alienist: Better Angels  Season 2, Episode 8

The case is brought to a close, and Sara, John, and Laszlo struggle with decisions about their future paths.
posted by orange swan on Apr 1 at 3:57 AM - 4 comments

The Alienist: Last Exit to Brooklyn  Season 2, Episode 7

Sara, Laszlo, and John travel to Brooklyn to investigate the killer's dark past.
posted by orange swan on Mar 31 at 4:31 PM - 1 comment

The Alienist: Momento Mori  Season 2, Episode 6

Sara and John continue to search for information about Libby. Laszlo is barred from practicing after a tragic accident. Sara and the team are compelled to work with Thomas Byrnes after another baby is abducted.
posted by orange swan on Mar 30 at 7:27 AM - 2 comments

The Alienist: Belly of the Beast  Season 2, Episode 5

The team discover the fate of the matron of the Lying-In Hospital, and now that they know whom they are looking for, they work to find the killer and save the Linares baby. [more inside]
posted by orange swan on Mar 29 at 4:24 PM - 0 comments

The Alienist: Gilded Cage  Season 2, Episode 4

Señora Linares works with Laszlo to put her finger on exactly what troubled her during her visit to the park on the day of her daughter's abduction, and Bitsy Sussman, whom Sara has assigned to work undercover at the Lying-In Hospital, tries to find out what is going on there. William Randolph Hearst hosts a lavish ball celebrating his goddaughter Violet's engagement to John.
posted by orange swan on Mar 28 at 3:51 PM - 1 comment

The Alienist: Labyrinth  Season 2, Episode 3

Sara probes into the doings of the Lying-In Hospital and tries to persuade a young nurse to disclose what happens behind closed doors. Laszlo is convinced that hypnosis might help Señora Linares to access memories that be useful to the case. John has his bachelor party.
posted by orange swan on Mar 27 at 10:38 AM - 1 comment

The Alienist: Something Wicked  Season 2, Episode 2

Sara uncovers a clue at the Siegel Cooper Department Store that leads her and John into dangerous territory. Laszlo suspects dark goings-on at the Lying-In Hospital, while former Police Chief Thomas Byrnes plots against their investigations.
posted by orange swan on Mar 26 at 3:55 PM - 1 comment

The Alienist: Ex Ore Infantium  Season 2, Episode 1

One year after the events of the first season, Sara Howard, John Moore, and Dr. Laszlo Kreizler try to prevent the execution of a mother accused of murdering her missing newborn daughter, and then, along with city detectives Lucius and Marcus Isaacson, become involved in the search for the abducted infant daughter of a visiting Spanish dignitary.
posted by orange swan on Mar 25 at 7:52 PM - 1 comment

The Alienist: Castle in the Sky  Season 1, Episode 10

Laszlo confronts the demons of his past; John tells Sara the truth; Connor takes matters into his own hands; and the team closes in on the killer.
posted by orange swan on Apr 11, 2018 at 8:32 PM - 1 comment

The Alienist: Requiem  Season 1, Episode 9

Laszlo mourns the loss of a friend; Sara pushes the team to forge ahead; John warns his friend the killer will strike again; Cyrus seeks revenge.
posted by orange swan on Apr 10, 2018 at 7:57 PM - 2 comments

The Alienist: Psychopathia Sexualis  Season 1, Episode 8

Laszlo and John travel to Washington, D.C.; Sara goes rogue in pursuit of the truth; Lucius tells Marcus a secret; Byrnes and Connor tighten their grip on the investigation.
posted by orange swan on Apr 9, 2018 at 8:25 PM - 4 comments

The Alienist: Many Sainted Men  Season 1, Episode 7

Laszlo and John follow a lead; Sara visits a hospital and is forced to confront her past; Cyrus recovers from his injuries; Byrnes and Connor plot against the team; Marcus and Lucius follow up on a clue.
posted by orange swan on Apr 8, 2018 at 9:05 PM - 2 comments

The Alienist: Ascension  Season 1, Episode 6

The team hatches a plan to catch the killer; John checks in on a friend; Laszlo faces his own self-doubt about the investigation; Roosevelt attends an event with the city's elite; Sara looks into Laszlo's past; Captain Connor acts on impulse.
posted by orange swan on Apr 7, 2018 at 8:46 PM - 1 comment

The Alienist: Hildebrandt's Starling  Season 1, Episode 5

The team learns more about the killer; John and Sara share an intimate moment; Laszlo seeks advice from an old mentor; Roosevelt takes action.
posted by orange swan on Apr 6, 2018 at 7:46 PM - 1 comment

The Alienist: These Bloody Thoughts  Season 1, Episode 4

Laszlo and Sara discuss the capacity to kill; John goes on a date; Byrnes and Capt. Connor keep an eye on a potential suspect; Roosevelt finds himself under public scrutiny.
posted by orange swan on Apr 5, 2018 at 8:52 PM - 2 comments

The Alienist: Silver Smile  Season 1, Episode 3

Innovative evidence leads the team to discover a crucial element in the case has gone missing; Laszlo and John interview a witness to find out what happened to John at the brothel; Sara attempts to live in a world outside the investigation.
posted by orange swan on Apr 4, 2018 at 8:57 PM - 2 comments

The Alienist: A Fruitful Partnership  Season 1, Episode 2

The investigation heats up as Sara gets her hands on a clue and Kreizler tries to connect the evidence left behind by the serial killer; tensions rise within the police department. [more inside]
posted by orange swan on Apr 3, 2018 at 8:00 PM - 3 comments

The Alienist: The Boy on the Bridge  Season 1, Episode 1

The body of a murdered and mutilated child prostitute is found on a bridge in New York in 1896. Alienist Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, who has been asked to consult on the case by Police Commissioner Theodore Roosevelt, enlists the help of his Harvard classmate, New York Times illustrator John Moore, and then that of Commissioner Roosevelt's secretary, Sara Howard, who is also a lifelong friend of Moore's. Together with two brothers, Detective Sergeant Marcus Isaacson, Detective Sergeant Lucius Isaacson, they form a de facto special unit to investigate the murder, which Dr. Kreizler believes to be connected to the murder of two of his former child patients.
posted by orange swan on Apr 2, 2018 at 7:04 PM - 7 comments