Season eight, Dreamland, features Archer’s quest to find his partner’s killer in 1947 Los Angeles. The case turns into a deadly game of tug of war between Los Angeles' most powerful crime bosses with every clue leading Archer deeper into a mystery involving kidnapping, prostitution and drug addiction.
Archer tries to find out who killed his partner, but accidentally gets in bed with Mother, a notorious L.A. crime boss.
A mysterious woman hires Archer to fake her death but Archer is unable to rise to the occasion.
Archer tries to escape from jail with the help of a crazed heiress and a dysfunctional jazz quartet.
While investigating a kidnapping, Archer reveals too much about Figgis and Krieger reveals too much about his past.
Dutch becomes a new man while Archer's ransom exchange goes up in smoke.
All roads lead to Len Trexler as Archer and the gang try to avoid unfriendly ghosts.
Archer and Trexler try to escape a rampaging Dutch by telling the world's worst knock-knock joke.