Crime, Drama, Mystery
Original name: American Gothic
A prominent Boston family attempts to redefine itself in the wake of a chilling discovery that links their recently deceased patriarch to a string of murders spanning decades — amid the mounting suspicion that one of them may have been his accomplice.
Aired 2 years ago - Sep 07, 2016
With a killer taunting them, the Hawthornes look to the police for assistance, but Brady needs Garrett’s help to solve the case. Alison prepares for the election and is rocked by a shocking discovery about her family and the unexpected return of an
old friend. Also, as the family gathers for Election Day, they attempt to identify the killer in their midst, but one of them won’t make it out alive.
Aired 2 years ago - Aug 31, 2016
After Hawthorne family members catch each other lying about the past, they are forced to revisit a fateful night in 2002.
Aired 2 years ago - Aug 24, 2016
The city is in a panic after the SBK’s accomplice strikes again. As Alison enlists Brady's help to clear her name and find the real culprit, Tessa suspects that Madeline knows more than she's letting on and Cam is forced to make a decision about Sophie's custody of Jack.
you implicate another.
And what did I get from you in return?
Just talk to me.
can be as tricky as the transition in.
the risk of relapse.
you're not going to push me out of it.
Doesn't seem like your husband's type.
than my own father being involved.
You think he killed her
before she could talk?
Mm, no, not lately.
so I'll go by and see how she's doing.
Look, I mean, imagine it
from her point of view.
I'll get it.
will be sending paperwork by this week.
saying that she was
You got my keys.
a big part of his life anymore,
My husband's birthday.
It can't be that easy.
- Garrett Hawthorne.
- Good. That's good.
The night David Morales was murdered,
But I figured if the police
traced it back to me,
That's putting it mildly.
Now you're checking the
numbers that I call?
The lucky ones survive
with just a broken bone.
It destroyed buildings.
Why would a guy on the board of
a wildlife conservation charity
I won't fight you on that.
I thought we couldn't...
At least you have a supportive spouse.
No, Cam. Please, no.
The story we were told
Aired 3 years ago - Aug 17, 2016
Key Hawthorne family secrets are revealed when Garrett is forced to reflect on his 14 years of solitude in the woods. Also, Alison turns the screws on a local reporter, with shocking results.
Aired 3 years ago - Aug 10, 2016
While Cam is in rehab, Jack is lured into a dangerous adventure by a new friend, Sadie. Also, Garrett and Alison work to silence a local reporter who is harassing the Hawthornes, and Brady makes a bizarre breakthrough in the Silver Bells Killer case.
Aired 3 years ago - Aug 03, 2016
A major revelation about the Silver Bells murders turns everyone’s world in the Hawthorne family upside-down: Christina loses trust in Garrett, Alison’s mayoral campaign sinks, Cam’s sobriety is tested, and Tessa witnesses disturbing new behavior in
Jack. Also, Brady is worried that the new information about Silver Bells isn’t exactly what it seems to be.
Aired 3 years ago - Jul 27, 2016
When the Hawthornes are publicly implicated in the SBK case and forced to hole up in the house to avoid media scrutiny, they quickly begin to turn on one another. Also, Garrett lures Christina to the woods for a camping trip that takes a dangerous turn.
Aired 3 years ago - Jul 20, 2016
Cam's hallucinations make him question his own participation in a gruesome crime. Also, Madeline receives a cryptic message and leaves town to confront the sender.
You're coming with me.
I will make sure that he gets clean.
I said no.
Where is Mom anyway?
He's not at home.
I'll be back as soon as I can.
Shh. Shh. Shh.
Is everything okay?
So, Mom got security cameras?
Well, apparently it wasn't.
I'll be back as soon as I can.
police are looking for
your druggie brother.
You guys can put your issues
aside for Cam's sake.
- My mistake.
The kids and my campaign
are keeping me busy.
Are you an open book?
They said they could take him away.
We already had one screwup on this.
...body... I don't want to...
Look, look, look. He's...
Because I've been thinking.
But you're gonna let him control
you from beyond the grave?
The dead body.
of the breach, but not
before the staffer
I want to apologize for that.
Hey, hey, hey, hey, listen to me.
My mother was an addict, an alcoholic.
Aired 3 years ago - Jul 13, 2016
A death on the Hawthorne property gives Detective Brady a solid lead on the "Silver Bells Killer" ("SBK") case. Also, Garrett gives in to temptation and pursues Christina Morales (Catalina Sandino Moreno), the daughter of the first "SBK" victim, and Alison finds an unlikely ally to help fend off a lawsuit that could derail her campaign.
I had Gunther get rid of them.
when the killer is dead.
Jack's at science camp all weekend.
betray you like that again.
For goodness sake, Alison,
check your Google alerts.
And discovery means turning
over old records and files.
bodily injury and loss of mobility.
but you know what? Let's
make it a million dollars.
Like from Zelda?
What about the cat?"
It's a safety inspection report,
I don't love the idea
of teaming up with you.
then you never will,
Was there anything else?
I mean, he's dying already.
four grand from Mom.
Listen, um, I've been thinking,
Although when it comes
time to tell the jury,
Whose is it?
a DNA test to clear your wife's family?
Look, she thinks I did
Did you put someone else's hair
Aired 3 years ago - Jul 06, 2016
As police begin to focus on the Hawthorne family’s possible connection to the “Silver Bells Killer,” Cam attempts to erase his past while Garrett reconnects with his. Also, Alison’s campaign seeks the support of local professional football player Stephen Gostkowski, but the endorsement is complicated by the risky actions of one of her siblings,
- Are there any other questions?
- I have a question for Cam.
Gunther? He's such a nice guy.
He brought in one of Obama's
social media consultants.
Fine, you can provide your own DNA.
He's unpredictable. I-I mean,
sometimes he's a normal kid.
It's just such a weird situation, but we
shouldn't let it get between us, right?
I was thinking about Stephen Gostkowski.
Tell me how you're feeling. I know
you're dealing with a lot right now:
How'd you do that?
No. I have some questions.
'cause the last time I
saw you, we were talking
Before I left, there were...
I'm not high this time,
and hand over the floor to you.
I went to that stupid coffee
shop three days in a row.
of capital at a critical time.
Your brother breaking
into a medical facility
What is this?
Mayor Bill Conley.
can be in helping young
people forge successful,
I've tried tough love,
What if I just stayed?
give you the headline.
No, not a coincidence.
We talked about this, we agreed,
It almost worked.
Aired 3 years ago - Jun 29, 2016
After tragedy strikes the Hawthorne family, Cam, Tessa and Alison seek an explanation for the silver bells they found in the shed, while Garrett plans an explosive public announcement about a family secret. Also, the police investigation into the "Silver Bells Killer" sends Brady on a macabre quest for DNA, and a shocking new suspect emerges.
Now, the working theory is that SBK
We believe the blood
belonged to SBK himself.
- Not a cop, my husband.
- We agreed
Your father was always interested
in true crime stories, do you remember?
The last few weeks were...
That he was the Silver Bells Killer.
So where is it now?
I'm here about Caramel.
It's important we discuss this
in person, as soon as possible.
show back up to watch Dad die,
You're a politician, Alison.
Your list of workers present
who was in the White
House when it happened,
Caterers need to know.
You had a dark streak, too.
They won't be able to talk to
him, to ask him for advice,
not whatever that loose-cannon
lumberjack dreams up.
Even last week.
even if you decide to bring a lawsuit.
all the constant reminders
around the house.
- So you've sent Mr. Hawthorne to...?
- Shore Road Crematory.
I'm glad you could make it. Thank you.
You think... I'm lying?
It was gut-wrenching and heartbreaking.
When I left,
Every time, he did it.
is Jack Hawthorne.
I, uh... I better get going.
but you went to therapy
when you were younger.
Aired 3 years ago - Jun 22, 2016
A prominent Boston family discovers that one of its own may be behind a series of infamous grisly killings as the case of "The Silver Bells Killer" is reopened.