Lovecraft Country

Lovecraft Country

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  • 1
A search for a missing father turns into an otherworldly trip. Based on the 2016 novel by Matt Ruff, this HBO drama series follows Korean war vet Atticus Freeman (Jonathan Majors) as he joins his friend Letitia (Jurnee Smollett) and his Uncle George (Courtney B. Vance) on a journey across 1950s Jim Crow America in search of his father (Michael Kenneth Williams). What follows is a struggle to survive and overcome both the racist terrors of white America and the terrifying monsters that could be ripped from an H.P. Lovecraft paperback.
A search for a missing father turns into an otherworldly trip. Based on the 2016 novel by Matt Ruff, this HBO drama series follows Korean war vet Atticus Freeman (Jonathan Majors) as he joins his friend Letitia (Jurnee Smollett) and his Uncle George (Courtney B. Vance) on a journey across 1950s Jim Crow America in search of his father (Michael Kenneth Williams). What follows is a struggle to survive and overcome both the racist terrors of white America and the terrifying monsters that could be ripped from an H.P. Lovecraft paperback.

Season 1 (10 episodes)

  • 1. Sundown

    Original air date: 08/16/2020 Runtime: 68:04 min.

    Original air date: 08/16/2020 Runtime: 68:04 min. In the series premiere, Atticus Freeman (JONATHAN MAJORS) joins up with his friend Leti (JURNEE SMOLLETT) and his Uncle George on a cross-country road trip to find his missing father.

  • 2. Whitey's On the Moon

    Original air date: 08/23/2020 Runtime: 57:53 min.

    Original air date: 08/23/2020 Runtime: 57:53 min. While Leti and George (COURTNEY B. VANCE) luxuriate in their new surroundings, Atticus grows suspicious of their Ardham Lodge hosts – Christina (ABBEY LEE) and Samuel.

  • 3. Holy Ghost

    Original air date: 08/30/2020 Runtime: 57:56 min.

    Original air date: 08/30/2020 Runtime: 57:56 min. Hoping to mend her relationship with her sister Ruby (WUNMI MOSAKU), Leti opens a boarding house – stoking neighborhood racism and awakening dormant spirits.

  • 4. A History of Violence

    Original air date: 09/06/2020 Runtime: 58:46 min.

    Original air date: 09/06/2020 Runtime: 58:46 min. In search of missing pages to a crucial text, Leti, Tic and Montrose head to Boston, with Hippolyta and Diana, while a handsome stranger nurses Ruby’s disappointment.

  • 5. Strange Case

    Original air date: 09/13/2020 Runtime: 58:37 min.

    Original air date: 09/13/2020 Runtime: 58:37 min. After making a devil’s bargain, Ruby steps into the charmed shoes of a white woman. Meanwhile, a betrayal by Montrose unleashes Atticus’ pent up rage, leaving Leti deeply disturbed.

  • 6. Meet Me in Daegu

    Original air date: 09/20/2020 Runtime: 60:55 min.

    Original air date: 09/20/2020 Runtime: 60:55 min. In the throes of the Korean War, nursing student Ji-Ah crosses paths with a wounded Atticus, who has no recollection of their violent first encounter.

  • 7. I Am.

    Original air date: 09/27/2020 Runtime: 56:59 min.

    Original air date: 09/27/2020 Runtime: 56:59 min. Hippolyta’s relentless search for answers takes her on a multidimensional journey of self-discovery and Atticus heads to St. Louis to consult an old family friend.

  • 8. Jig-a-Bobo

    Original air date: 10/04/2020 Runtime: 59:55 min.

    Original air date: 10/04/2020 Runtime: 59:55 min. A distraught Diana finds herself in Capt. Lancaster’s crosshairs. When a visitor from his past arrives at the boarding house, Atticus & Leti each take steps to protect their future.

  • 9. Rewind 1921

    Original air date: 10/11/2020 Runtime: 52:25 min.

    Original air date: 10/11/2020 Runtime: 52:25 min. With Hippolyta at the helm, Leti, Tic and Montrose travel to 1921 Tulsa in an effort to save Dee.

  • 10. Full Circle

    Original air date: 10/18/2020 Runtime: 59:33 min.

    Original air date: 10/18/2020 Runtime: 59:33 min. Season One Finale. After uncovering the origins of the Book of Names, the gang heads back to Ardham to cast the ultimate spell.