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American Horror Story: Season 4

Freak Show 2014 - 2015

  • 2014-10-09T02:00:00Z on FX (US)
  • 45 mins
  • 11 hours, 13 mins (13 episodes)
  • United States
  • English
  • Drama, Mystery, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Horror, Thriller

In 1952, in the quiet, sleepy hamlet of Jupiter, Florida, a troupe of human "curiosities" has just arrived to town, coinciding with the strange emergence of a dark entity that savagely threatens the lives of townsfolk and freaks alike.

13 episodes

4x01 Monsters Among Us

  • Season Premiere

    2014-10-09T02:00:00Z — 65 mins

One of the only surviving sideshows in the country struggles to stay in business during the dawning era of television; police make a terrifying discovery at a local farmhouse.

4x02 Massacres and Matinees

  • 2014-10-16T02:00:00Z — 57 mins

A citywide curfew threatens to shut down the freak show; a strongman from Ethel's troubled past arrives at camp; Gloria arranges a terrifying play date for Dandy; the Tattler Twins reveal a talent that could knock Elsa from the spotlight.

4x03 Edward Mordrake (1)

  • 2014-10-23T02:00:00Z — 57 mins

The freaks refuse to perform on Halloween due to an old carny superstition; Jimmy is smitten by a woman claiming to be a fortuneteller; Ethel receives life-changing news.

4x04 Edward Mordrake (2)

  • 2014-10-30T02:00:00Z — 47 mins

Edward Mordrake continues his search for a Freak to add to his ghostly coterie; Elsa tells the grisly story of her days in Germany; Jimmy and Maggie have a run-in with the Twisted Clown.

4x05 Pink Cupcakes

  • 2014-11-06T03:00:00Z — 49 mins

Stanley and Maggie hatch a plan to murder the Freaks; Gloria hides the evidence of Dandy's gruesome new hobby; a health scare reveals Desiree may not be the oddity she once thought.

4x06 Bullseye

  • 2014-11-13T03:00:00Z — 51 mins

Elsa unveils a dangerous new act; Stanley puts pressure on Maggie to murder Jimmy; Paul indulges in a secret romance.

4x07 Test of Strength

  • 2014-11-20T03:00:00Z — 48 mins

The women of the Freak Show rally against Dell after his latest act of violence; a strange encounter with Dandy raises Jimmy’s suspicion about the clown murders.

4x08 Blood Bath

  • 2014-12-04T03:00:00Z — 47 mins

Recent disappearances around camp raise Ethel’s suspicion of Elsa; Gloria makes a last ditch effort to contain Dandy’s bloodlust.

4x09 Tupperware Party Massacre

  • 2014-12-11T03:00:00Z — 46 mins

In the wake of a tragic loss, Jimmy sinks into a drunken despair; a reading from Maggie spurs Dandy to action; Stanley and Elsa track down the Twins.

4x10 Orphans

  • 2014-12-18T03:00:00Z — 56 mins

The death of a Freak sparks troubling behavior in Pepper; Elsa reveals the history of the Freak Show; Desiree grows suspicious of Maggie.

4x11 Magical Thinking

  • 2015-01-08T03:00:00Z — 49 mins

Elsa prepares for her move to Hollywood; the Twins grow enamored with a traveling salesman; Dell plots Jimmy’s escape from police custody.

4x12 Show Stoppers

  • 2015-01-15T03:00:00Z — 46 mins

Maggie tries to prove her loyalty to Jimmy; Meanwhile, the Twins receive troubling information about Chester.

4x13 Curtain Call

  • 2015-01-22T03:00:00Z — 55 mins

The Freaks rebel against new management; Dandy prepares for his debut performance; Elsa arrives in Tinseltown.