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The Alienist

The Alienist, based on the Anthony Award-winning New York Times bestseller by Caleb Carr, is a fast-paced and atmospheric psychological thriller set in the fascinating and gritty world of Gilded Age New York City. After a series of haunting and gruesome murders, psychiatrist Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, newspaper reporter John Moore and police commissioner Theodore Roosevelt come together employing emerging disciplines of psychology and early crime investigation techniques to track down one of New York City's first serial killers.

Show Info

Network: United States TNT (2018 - 2020)
Schedule: Sundays at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Drama Crime Thriller
Episodes ordered: 8 episodes

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Previous Episode

Better Angels

Episode 2x08; Aug 9, 2020

While Sara, Moore and Kreizler struggle with decisions about their future paths, New York is in the grips of an all-out manhunt for the killer, and the team must overcome the wrath of the police and an underworld gang on the rampage while they race t

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2x08: Better AngelsAug 9, 2020
2x07: Last Exit to BrooklynAug 9, 2020
2x06: Memento MoriAug 2, 2020
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Extra Details

Also known as:
  • Az elmeorvos (Hungary Hungary)
  • Alienistul (Romania Romania)
  • Алиенист (Russian Federation Russian Federation)
  • Die Einkreisung (Switzerland Switzerland)


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