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The Purge

Season 1 2018

  • 2018-09-04T20:00:00-05:00 on Syfy
  • 45 mins
  • 7 hours, 1 min (10 episodes)
  • United States
  • English
  • Drama, Action, Crime, Horror

In an altered America ruled by a totalitarian political party, The Purge is a 12-hour period every year when all crime—including murder—is legal. As the clock winds down to the start of this year's Purge, several seemingly unrelated characters in a small city are forced to reckon with their past as they discover how far they will go to survive the night.

10 episodes

1x01 What is America?

  • Series Premiere

    2018-09-04T20:00:00-05:00 — 50 mins

Once a year, any and all crime -- including murder -- is legal in America for a period of 12 hours.

1x02 Take What's Yours

  • 2018-09-11T20:00:00-05:00 — 41 mins

Jane considers the morality of Purge while Miguel searches for Pete the Cop.

1x03 The Urge to Purge

  • 2018-09-18T20:00:00-05:00 — 41 mins

Penelope prepares for her sacrifice. Rick and Jenna weigh the cost of closing their business deal.

1x04 Release the Beast

  • 2018-09-25T20:00:00-05:00 — 41 mins

Jane must leave the office while Lila consoles Jenna. Penelope is thrust into the Carnival of Flesh.

1x05 Rise Up

  • 2018-10-02T20:00:00-05:00 — 41 mins

Catalina warns Jenna. Henry torments Penelope. Jane goes on a ride along with the Matron Saints.

1x06 The Forgotten

  • 2018-10-09T20:00:00-05:00 — 41 mins

Joe remembers the past while Miguel confronts Henry. Jane learns a dark truth about David Ryker.

1x07 Lovely Dark and Deep

  • 2018-10-16T20:00:00-05:00 — 41 mins

Miguel and Penelope hike the forest. Jane must endure David's party. Rick doubts Lila's intentions.

1x08 The Giving Time Is Here

  • 2018-10-23T20:00:00-05:00 — 42 mins

Lila grapples with rejection. Miguel and Penelope seek the safety of the Cantina.

1x09 I Will Participate

  • 2018-10-30T20:00:00-05:00 — 42 mins

Joe debates the Purge with Jane. Miguel teams up with Pete to rescue Penelope.

1x10 A Nation Reborn

  • 2018-11-06T20:00:00-06:00 — 41 mins

Penelope takes charge. Miguel and Pete grapple with an unexpected enemy.