AHS: 1984 Finale Recap: Who Got the ‘Happy Ending’ They Deserved?

American Horror Story: 1984 reached its bloody conclusion on Wednesday with a massive time jump, a few oddly romantic twists and some well-deserved (not to mention thoroughly disgusting) justice. First things first: That fan theory about Finn Wittrock playing a grown-up version of Jingles’ son was 100-percent correct. The finale began by jumping ahead to […]

American Horror Story: 1984 Finale: Burning Questions We Need Answered

Ready or not, Wednesday’s episode of American Horror Story (FX, 10/9c) marks the end of 1984, bringing the anthology series’ shortest season yet to an abrupt finish. And like all seasons of AHS, we’re heading into this finale with a wish list of questions we need answered: Who will be the final girl? | We’re […]

AHS: 1984 Recap: Who Found Peace? And Who Is Finn Wittrock Playing?

RELATED STORIES The penultimate episode of American Horror Story: 1984 set the stage for a massive Camp Redwood reunion, with everyone — be they alive, dead or merely presumed dead — returning to the scene of the crime(s) for one final showdown. Let’s begin with Brooke and Donna. When a reporter for The National Enquirer, […]

AHS: 1984 Recap: Sins of the Mother (Plus, Who Created the ‘Blood Curse’?)

Wednesday’s American Horror Story welcomed back two popular players from previous seasons, though no one in 1984 was particularly happy to see them. The episode began with a look back at Jingles’ childhood trauma. In the summer of 1948, Benjamin Richter was just a chubby youngster at Camp Golden Star, where his mom (special guest […]

AHS: 1984 Recap: Death Becomes Her (Plus, a Surprise Asylum Connection!)

American Horror Story‘s 100th episode scared up a few celebratory surprises on Wednesday, including a fun connection to a previous season, the return of a fan-favorite performer and, of course, more twists than you could shake Trevor’s baby elephant trunk at. The episode began with a flash-forward to 1985, where we joined Richard and Jingles’ […]

AHS: 1984 Recap: Dawn of the Dead (Plus, Get a First Look at Episode 100)

RELATED STORIES The sun finally rose on Wednesday’s episode of American Horror Story: 1984, and what those poor children witnessed upon arriving at Camp Redwood will scar them for life. This week’s party got started with a flashback to 1980, the year Donna Chambers watched her father kill himself in front of her. And this […]

AHS: 1984 Recap: Making a Murderer

RELATED STORIES As promised, Wednesday’s episode of American Horror Story: 1984 revealed how Montana and Richard first crossed paths, but in true AHS fashion, it also revealed so much more. (Arguably too much, depending on how you feel about feet.) The origin of this unlikely pairing is actually fairly simple; Richard wandered into one of […]

AHS: 1984 Recap: Everybody Hates Ray (Plus, Who’s Shtupping the Stalker?)

RELATED STORIES As if Mr. Jingles and the Night Stalker weren’t enough to contend with, Wednesday’s AHS: 1984 revealed another pair of troublemakers lurking at Camp Redwood. First, it turns out that “Nurse Rita” is actually Donna Chambers, a psychologist who helped Mr. Jingles (aka Benjamin Richter) escape in order to study him in his […]

AHS: 1984 Recap: ‘I Don’t Die Here’ (Let’s Analyze That Ungodly Twist)

RELATED STORIES There’s a moment in every season of American Horror Story when you discover that all is not as it seems. For AHS: 1984, that moment came in Episode 2, when the Night Stalker encountered Jonas — that handsome hitchhiker-turned-roadkill we met last week — and proceeded to gut him like a damn tauntaun. […]

AHS: 1984 Wastes No Time Claiming Victims in Bloody, Campy Premiere

There were mullets and midriffs aplenty in Wednesday’s American Horror Story premiere, which took us back to one of the horniest (and stabbiest) eras in pop culture history. AHS: 1984‘s opening hour introduced us to doe-eyed ingenue Brooke Thompson (Emma Roberts), whose plans to study veterinary medicine over the summer were suddenly derailed after a […]