American Horror Story (2011– )

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An anthology series that centers on different characters and locations, including a haunted house, an insane asylum, a witch coven and a freak show.

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 Kit Walker / ... (39 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Fiona Goode / ... (39 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Misty Day / ... (33 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Myrtle Snow / ... (31 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Lana Winters / ... (30 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Spalding / ... (26 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Zoe Benson / ... (25 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Dr. Oliver Thredson / ... (17 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Ben Harmon / ... (17 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Nan / ... (16 episodes, 2011-2014)
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An anthology series that centers on different characters and locations, including a haunted house, an insane asylum, a witch coven and a freak show.

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The Asylum Is Open for Business. Check Your Sanity at the Door. See more »


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Angela Bassett was only credited as special guest star in Season 3 even though she was in 12 of the 13 episodes. Evan Peters, Lily Rabe, Denis O'Hare and Frances Conroy who were in the main cast appeared in less episodes and had smaller parts. See more »

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Frances Conroy ("Old" Moira O'Hara) is right-eye dominant. Many times you can see that she, as Moira, is focusing on the object she's looking at using her "blind" right eye instead of her left eye. See more »

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Referenced in A Haunted House (2013) See more »

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Tainted Love
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Absolutely Awesome!
8 October 2011 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I found the first episode to be awesome, great suspense and has a really eerie/scary feeling to it., Definitely not your typical haunted house plot, i think the writing is very creative and very well thought out,.

The first episode is very well assembled and an impressive pilot. We are quickly introduced to all the characters, who appear to be quite likable, yet slightly flawed. Then we are introduced to a cast of supernatural beings, Who are definitely flawed,and most most definitely BIGTIME CREEPY,. Man just watch this show its overly awesome. wont be regretted. ,If you grab a lot of the great horror movies and mix them up you get American horror stories. There were quite a number of sequences that were unsettling and quite disturbingly perfect,. Every scene leaves you stunned in a way, waiting there stil and anxiously not knowing whats gunna happen next,. This show has everything and more all us horror fans need these days.

OVERALL The show utilizes both shock and psychological terror to frighten, Absolutely loved it, exceeding my expectations like nothing else. A MUST WATCH!!

cannot wait for the next episodes!

10/10 there is nothing else that compares to this style on TV,. watch it and try to disagree ;)


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