The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead

The most anticipated television event of the year returns for a second season. AMC's The Walking Dead is "breathtaking in its small moments" (Wall Street Journal) and "creepy from the first frame" (Variety). The end of civilization was just the beginning for Rick Grimes and the other survivors. As the fight to stay alive intensifies and personal rivalries continue to fuel, the group struggles to hold on to their humanity in a time where slim chances are all that is left.
The most anticipated television event of the year returns for a second season. AMC's The Walking Dead is "breathtaking in its small moments" (Wall Street Journal) and "creepy from the first frame" (Variety). The end of civilization was just the beginning for Rick Grimes and the other survivors. As the fight to stay alive intensifies and personal rivalries continue to fuel, the group struggles to hold on to their humanity in a time where slim chances are all that is left.

Season 2 (13 episodes)

  • 1. What Lies Ahead

    Original air date: 10/16/2011 Runtime: 62:44 min.

    Original air date: 10/16/2011 Runtime: 62:44 min. Rick leads the group out of Atlanta. On the highway, they are stopped by a threat unlike anything they have seen before. The group searches for someone who has gone missing.

  • 2. Bloodletting

    Original air date: 10/23/2011 Runtime: 42:28 min.

    Original air date: 10/23/2011 Runtime: 42:28 min. Coming to the aid of another, Rick discovers a possible safe haven. Shane must go on a dangerous mission to get badly needed medical supplies.

  • 3. Save the Last One

    Original air date: 10/30/2011 Runtime: 43:16 min.

    Original air date: 10/30/2011 Runtime: 43:16 min. The group desperately awaits Shane's return. Shane finds himself trapped in a school, surrounded by the undead. Daryl and Andrea search for someone in the woods.

  • 4. Cherokee Rose

    Original air date: 11/06/2011 Runtime: 43:23 min.

    Original air date: 11/06/2011 Runtime: 43:23 min. Rick negotiates with Hershel to let the group stay on the farm while the others settle in and must contend with an unusual threat. Glenn and a new friend go on a mission. Lori gets some surprising news.

  • 5. Chupacabra

    Original air date: 11/13/2011 Runtime: 42:38 min.

    Original air date: 11/13/2011 Runtime: 42:38 min. Searching the woods alone, Daryl finds a clue but is badly injured and must face walkers and other dangers. Rick questions his choices. Glenn gets mixed signals from Maggie.

  • 6. Secrets

    Original air date: 11/20/2011 Runtime: 42:59 min.

    Original air date: 11/20/2011 Runtime: 42:59 min. Glenn tries to keep two secrets. Andrea discovers a new skill and is forced to put it to the test in a life and death situation. Rick learns something he didn't know about someone close to him.

  • 7. Pretty Much Dead Already

    Original air date: 11/27/2011 Runtime: 42:48 min.

    Original air date: 11/27/2011 Runtime: 42:48 min. The group discovers a grave threat right under their noses. Rick works with Hershel to avoid a dangerous impasse. Dale confronts Shane.

  • 8. Nebraska

    Original air date: 02/12/2012 Runtime: 42:55 min.

    Original air date: 02/12/2012 Runtime: 42:55 min. Rick and the others try to restore order in the aftermath of a terrible discovery. Hershel takes up an old habit and disappears, Rick and Glenn must follow him into town.

  • 9. Triggerfinger

    Original air date: 02/19/2012 Runtime: 42:55 min.

    Original air date: 02/19/2012 Runtime: 42:55 min. Trapped, Rick, Hershel and Glenn fight to survive against new foes, both dead and alive. Shane finds Lori in danger on the road and makes it his mission to bring her back to the farm.

  • 10. 18 Miles Out

    Original air date: 02/26/2012 Runtime: 42:31 min.

    Original air date: 02/26/2012 Runtime: 42:31 min. Rick and Shane come into conflict over the fate of a prisoner. Andrea helps Hershel's youngest daughter face a crucial decision.

  • 11. Judge, Jury, Executioner

    Original air date: 03/04/2012 Runtime: 42:57 min.

    Original air date: 03/04/2012 Runtime: 42:57 min. Rick sides with Shane on an important decision, causing Dale to worry that the group is losing its humanity. Carl's actions have unintended consequences on the group.

  • 12. Better Angels

    Original air date: 03/11/2012 Runtime: 43:05 min.

    Original air date: 03/11/2012 Runtime: 43:05 min. The group learns that someone dangerous may be on the loose near the farm. As night falls, Rick, Shane, Daryl and Glenn comb the woods to handle the situation and keep the group safe.

  • 13. Beside the Dying Fire

    Original air date: 03/18/2012 Runtime: 42:56 min.

    Original air date: 03/18/2012 Runtime: 42:56 min. Rick and Carl return from the woods to find the farm in jeopardy. The group is split up in the ensuing chaos. With things looking grim, Rick's leadership is questioned.