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Underground centers on a group of slaves planning a daring 600-mile escape from a Georgia plantation. Along the way, they are aided by a secret abolitionist couple running a station on the ...


Underground: Auld Acquaintance  Season 2, Episode 8

Noah struggles to devise a new plan; Ernestine forms an unlikely bond. Christmas is saved, and another is ruined.
posted by filthy light thief on Apr 27, 2017 at 7:11 AM - 1 comment

Underground: 28  Season 2, Episode 7

Rosalee's going to get her family back if it’s the last thing she does; meanwhile, Ernestine tries to teach Clara that "just because bad things are done to you doesn't mean you have to be a bad person," and Cato is reunited with an old friend.
posted by filthy light thief on Apr 25, 2017 at 7:25 PM - 1 comment

Underground: Minty  Season 2, Episode 6

Harriet Tubman reflects on a life with conviction, compassion, and courage. [more inside]
posted by filthy light thief on Apr 13, 2017 at 7:42 PM - 1 comment

Underground: Whiteface  Season 2, Episode 5

It's reunion week! Cato tempts fate, and meets allies old and new; Ernestine takes on a new apprentice and talks about the cycles of violence. Rosalee and Noah reunite and discuss their future, while Elizabeth looks at her own path forward. Oh, and August is back, for real.
posted by filthy light thief on Apr 10, 2017 at 7:19 AM - 1 comment

Underground: Nok Aaut  Season 2, Episode 4

Cato and Noah must face the choices they've made to get where they are, while Elizabeth struggles to find her place in the cause.
posted by filthy light thief on Mar 31, 2017 at 9:07 AM - 3 comments

Underground: Ache  Season 2, Episode 3

Unbearable complications threaten to break both Ernestine and Rosalee's will to live. Patty Canon shares a thought on her legacy: "You can't make a legend out of the truth."
posted by filthy light thief on Mar 24, 2017 at 7:41 AM - 2 comments

Underground: Things Unsaid  Season 2, Episode 2

As Elizabeth struggles to regain her bearings, Noah tests his confines for a way out of his new situation, and Rosalee tries to keep a group of runaways one step ahead of Patty Cannon.
posted by filthy light thief on Mar 17, 2017 at 11:07 AM - 1 comment

Underground: Contraband  Season 2, Episode 1

In the Season 2 premiere, the remaining members of the Macon 7 have made it North, but they've learned that freedom is not as simple as crossing a line. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Mar 8, 2017 at 8:23 PM - 4 comments

Underground: The White Whale  Season 1, Episode 10

Everyone must pay for their sins when the day of reckoning arrives. Ernestine prays, Tom asks for forgiveness and plans, and 'Stine acts. Rosalee, Noah and Boo are on the move, with the help of the Hawkes and Sheriff Kyle. August tries to seek revenge for Ben, and finds out that slave-catchers have one limitation. And we meet Patty Cannon! [Season finale, season 2 confirmed for next year]
posted by filthy light thief on May 12, 2016 at 7:09 AM - 4 comments

Underground: Black and Blue  Season 1, Episode 9

Noah and Cato must rescue Rosalee from August at the slaughterhouse and things get trippy; Elizabeth tells John what she did to protect Boo. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on May 4, 2016 at 8:43 PM - 1 comment

Underground: Grave  Season 1, Episode 8

As death closes in, the runners have no choice but to hide in plain sight; Ernestine faces her worst fear. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Apr 27, 2016 at 8:46 PM - 6 comments

Underground: Cradle  Season 1, Episode 7

Children lose their innocence when forced to face the harsh realities of the world. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Apr 20, 2016 at 8:22 PM - 5 comments

Underground: Troubled Water  Season 1, Episode 6

The runners steal a floating barge. August and Ben follow the runaways into Indian territory. Hawkes finds himself working with a posse to catch a runaway. Tom Macon gets a son, but has to deal with Rev. Willowset, who is pushing more religion into the plantation. Ernestine struggles to maintain control. [more inside]
posted by filthy light thief on Apr 14, 2016 at 8:26 AM - 3 comments

Underground: Run & Gun  Season 1, Episode 5

The runners find themselves thwarted at every turn while making a mad dash to catch a train heading north; the Macon slaves are questioned about their plans. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Apr 7, 2016 at 6:08 PM - 2 comments

Underground: Firefly  Season 1, Episode 4

A notorious slave hunter tracks the runners as John and Elizabeth face a lethal predicament. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Apr 1, 2016 at 6:02 PM - 2 comments

Underground: The Lord's Day  Season 1, Episode 3

The timetable for escape is agreed upon and Rosalee is tasked with the most important part of the plan. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Mar 23, 2016 at 8:21 PM - 2 comments

Underground: War Chest  Season 1, Episode 2

A plantation dance becomes the perfect distraction for a heist while John and Elizabeth step into a strange world. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Mar 16, 2016 at 9:04 PM - 2 comments

Underground: The Macon 7  Season 1, Episode 1

In 1857, a group of slaves on a Georgia plantation make the dangerous decision to journey 600 miles north for the promise of freedom. [more inside]
posted by oh yeah! on Mar 10, 2016 at 7:50 PM - 5 comments