Veteran and pulp-fiction aficionado Atticus Freeman travels from the Jim Crow South to his South Side of Chicago hometown in search of his missing father Montrose. After recruiting his uncle George and childhood friend Letitia to join him, the trio sets out for Ardham, Massachusetts, where they think Montrose may have gone looking for insight into Atticus’ late mother’s ancestry. As they journey across the Midwest, Tic, Leti, and George encounter dangers lurking at every turn, especially after sundown.
- Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi & Fantasy
- Studio: HBO
- Keyword: based on novel or book, war veteran, supernatural, road trip, horror, thriller, racism, 1950s, social thriller, cosmic horror, mob, jim crow laws, supernatural horror, lovecraftian
- Cast: Jonathan Majors, Jurnee Smollett, Wunmi Mosaku, Abbey Lee, Michael Kenneth Williams, Aunjanue Ellis