An anthology series centering on different characters and locations, including a house with a murderous past, an insane asylum, a witch coven, a freak show, a hotel, a possessed farmhouse, a cult, the apocalypse and a summer camp. Each season is conceived as a self-contained miniseries, following a different set of characters and settings, and a story line with its own "beginning, middle, and end." Some plot elements of each season are loosely inspired by true events.
American Horror Story Season 5 (2015-2016)
|5x01 Hotel: Checking In |
Detective and family man John Lowe investigates a chain of gruesome murders in Los Angeles. A mysterious tip points him to the enigmatic Hotel Cortez.
|Oct. 07, 2015|
|5x02 Hotel: Chutes and Ladders |
Fashion mogul Will Drake brings couture to the Hotel Cortez. A model catches The Countess's eye. John learns about the hotel's sadistic first owner.
|Oct. 14, 2015|
|5x03 Hotel: Mommy |
Alex is pushed to her breaking point after Scarlett stirs up memories of Holden. Donovan is targeted by a dangerous rival of The Countess.
|Oct. 21, 2015|
|5x04 Hotel: Devil's Night |
John receives an invitation to attend an exclusive Devil's Night Soiree. Alex tries to diagnose Holden's strange condition.
|Oct. 28, 2015|
|5x05 Hotel: Room Service |
Alex uses an unconventional treatment to save a dying patient. A Halloween-hating couple tests Iris’s limits
|Nov. 04, 2015|
|5x06 Hotel: Room 33 |
Ramona and Donovan enact their plan for revenge. Liz Taylor finds true love. The resident of Room 33 is revealed.
|Nov. 11, 2015|
|5x07 Hotel: Flicker |
Will Drake’s renovations uncover one of the Hotel’s greatest secrets. John undergoes psychiatric evaluation. The Countess learns the fate of her first love.
|Nov. 18, 2015|
|5x08 Hotel: The Ten Commandments Killer |
John closes in on The Ten Commandments Killer. Sally’s arrangement with March is revealed.
|Dec. 02, 2015|
|5x09 Hotel: She Wants Revenge |
The Countess is reunited with her one true love. Donovan and Ramona take another stab at revenge. A careless decision lands Alex in hot water.
|Dec. 09, 2015|
|5x10 Hotel: She Gets Revenge |
Alex enlists John's help to contain an outbreak; Donovan learns the Countess' true intentions; and Liz and Iris plan to leave the hotel for good.
|Dec. 16, 2015|
|5x11 Hotel: Battle Royale |
Ramona draws vitality from an unlikely source. Sally uses her past to negotiate her future. Scarlett learns the truth of her family’s affliction.
|Jan. 06, 2016|
|5x12 Hotel: Be Our Guest |
Iris and Liz oversee a new era at the Cortez. John and Alex struggle to adapt to life outside the hotel.
|Jan. 13, 2016|
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