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The Strain

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4 Seasons 46 Episodes

The Strain tells the story of Dr. Ephraim Goodweather, former head of the Center for Disease Control, Canary Team in New York City. After he and his team were called upon to investigate a mysterious viral outbreak with hallmarks of an ancient and evil strain of vampirism, Eph and an assembly of everyday New Yorkers waged war for the fate of humanity itself. FX’s high concept thriller hails from Showrunner/Executive Producer/Writer Carlton Cuse, along with Co-Creators/Executive Producers/Writers Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan. J. Miles Dale, Gary Ungar, Bradley Thompson and David Weddle also serve as Executive Producers. The series, based on del Toro and Hogan's best-selling The Strain Trilogy, is produced by FX Productions.

SEASON FINALE
S4 E10 The Last Stand
Quinlan devises a desperate plan, but the costs are enormous. Eph wrestles with his conscience, Fet undertakes a suicide mission, and Dutch and Gus dig in for battle as humankind makes its final stand against the Master and his Strain. An FX Original Series.
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S4 E9 The Traitor
An unexpected guest brings old conflicts to the surface, dividing our heroes, threatening the group's trust. With questionable new intel in hand, they launch a make-or-break final assault on the Master. An FX Original Series.
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S4 E8 Extraction
An unexpected guest brings old conflicts to the surface, dividing our heroes, threatening the group's trust. With questionable new intel in hand, they launch a make-or-break final assault on the Master. An FX Original Series.
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S4 E7 Ouroboros
An unexpected guest brings old conflicts to the surface, dividing our heroes, threatening the group's trust.
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S4 E6 Tainted Love
An unexpected guest brings old conflicts to the surface, dividing our heroes, threatening the group's trust. With questionable new intel in hand, they launch a make-or-break final assault on the Master. An FX Original Series.
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S4 E5 Belly of the Beast
An unexpected guest brings old conflicts to the surface, dividing our heroes, threatening the group's trust. With questionable new intel in hand, they launch a make-or-break final assault on the Master. An FX Original Series.
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S4 E4 New Horizons
An unexpected guest brings old conflicts to the surface, dividing our heroes, threatening the group's trust. With questionable new intel in hand, they launch a make-or-break final assault on the Master. An FX Original Series.
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S4 E3 One Shot
An unexpected guest brings old conflicts to the surface, dividing our heroes, threatening the group's trust. With questionable new intel in hand, they launch a make-or-break final assault on the Master. An FX Original Series.
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S4 E2 The Blood Tax
Imprisoned as a subject in a strigoi breeding program, Dutch is desperate to escape and find Setrakian.
SEASON PREMIERE
S4 E1 The Worm Turns
An unexpected guest brings old conflicts to the surface, dividing our heroes, threatening the group's trust. With questionable new intel in hand.
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S3 E10 The Fall
Humanity teeters on the edge of destruction. The Master finally reveals himself. Eph, Fet, Setrakian, and Dutch must overcome their personal differences in an effort to vanquish the strain.
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S3 E9 Do or Die
NYC is falling. Eph and Dutch race to finish their new device to stop the Master before the city is overrun. Justine, Gus, and Angel fight in one last stand to stop the spreading virus.
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S3 E8 White Light
The Master's voice proves to be more powerful than Eph or Dutch anticipated. Fet and Setrakian track down the cargo from the Egyptian vessel and realize they may be in over their heads.
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S3 E7 Collaborators
Setrakian offers hope in a new plan to trap the Master while Eph and Dutch seek out the Master's "voice." Palmer needs Setrakian's access to the white to hold up his end of their bargain.
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S3 E6 The Battle of Central Park
Fet strikes hard at the heart of the strigoi army while Justine embarks upon a risky mission to drive the strigoi out of Manhattan once and for all. Gus and Angel fight for their lives.
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S3 E5 Madness
New information from the Lumen forces Setrakian to seek help from his nemesis, Eldritch Palmer. Eph's new experiments to understand strigoi communication seemingly take him to the brink of madness.
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S3 E4 Gone but Not Forgotten
Things have changed. The infection enters a new phase. Fet wants to celebrate, but Setrakian and Eph are worried there's more work to be done.
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S3 E3 First Born
The Occido Lumen is gone. Stolen. Setrakian and Fet race to recover it. Gus and Angel try to hide a secret houseguest, and Quinlan's thirst for vengeance is revealed.
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S3 E2 Bad White
The Master's offer to return Zack plagues Eph. Dutch reunites with an old group of friends but begins to question if her safety is better with them or with Fet, Eph and Setrakian.
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S3 E1 New York Strong
The strigoi are evolving, becoming faster. Smarter. Eph's bioweapon is failing. He struggles to improve it while trying to work through the emotional fallout of the abduction of his son, Zack.
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S2 E13 Night Train
As Setrakian and Fet battle for possession of the Occido Lumen, they gain a surprising new ally.
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S2 E12 Fallen Light
An auction for the Occido Lumen becomes a bidding war. Setrakian seeks support from the Ancients. Gus seeks allies from his past. Eph faces a harsh choice.
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S2 E11 Dead End
Fet, Nora and Eph frantically search the city for Dutch, who is fighting for her life against Eichhorst.
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S2 E10 The Assassin
Eph and Dutch work to execute his plan against Palmer. Meanwhile, Fet and Dr. Martinez accompany Setrakian on his search for the Occido Lumen's true owner.
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S2 E9 The Battle for Red Hook
Justine takes drastic measures to counter a surprise invasion. Nora and Fet perform a useful mission. Eph and Setrakian face off against an old foe.
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S2 E8 Intruders
Eph must protect Zack against a surprise intruder in Red Hook. Gus convinces the Guptas to make a difficult choice.
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S2 E7 The Born
Setrakian and Fet use Fitzwilliam’s information to attack the Master. A mysterious new player arrives on the scene.
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S2 E6 Identity
Eph concocts a plan to make and distribute a bioweapon. Gus realizes Angel can be an unlikely ally. Kelly goes after Nora and Zack.
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S2 E5 Quick and Painless
Eph changes his appearance to leave the city while Nora is left as Zack's reluctant parent.
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S2 E4 The Silver Angel
Eph and Nora finally see their lethal virus in action. Fet takes the security of Red Hook into his own hands.
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S2 E3 Fort Defiance
Gus and Vaun wage an attack on Palmer as Eph struggles to connect with Zack.
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S2 E2 By Any Means
Eph and Nora experiment on their newfound patients.
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S2 E1 BK, NY
Eph and Nora work on a weapon to kill the strigoi. Setrakian puts the group at risk by searching for an ancient text, the Occido Lumen.
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S1 E13 The Master
Eph and Fet recon for an all-out assault that Setrakian assures them will finally kill the Master. Gus aligns himself with a strange new force.
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S1 E12 Last Rites
Dutch returns with a plan to broadcast Eph’s warning about the vampiric plague.
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S1 E11 The Third Rail
Setrakian leads Eph, Fet and Nora in the hunt for The Master’s lair. Left behind at the pawnshop with Mariela, Zack risks his safety for her sake.
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S1 E10 Loved Ones
Eph investigates Kelly’s disappearance and struggles with what he finds.
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S1 E9 The Disappeared
Eph races to safeguard his family, only to learn that Kelly is missing.
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S1 E8 Creatures of the Night
After discovering the potency of ultraviolet light against the strigoi, Setrakian gains a new and unlikely disciple.
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S1 E7 For Services Rendered
Setrakian, Eph, and Nora formulate a plan to track down the Master using Jim as bait.
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S1 E6 Occultation
After warning Kelly to leave the city with Zack ahead of the spreading plague, Eph is arrested by the FBI.
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S1 E5 Runaways
With Nora gone, Eph reluctantly joins Setrakian’s quest in hopes of gathering enough evidence to warrant a citywide quarantine.
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S1 E4 It's Not for Everyone
A secret autopsy demonstrates the bizarre progression of the mystery virus, prompting Jim to make a startling confession.
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S1 E3 Gone Smooth
Eph and Nora fight to save Captain Redfern’s life before coming face-to-face with the horrifying effects of the virus.
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S1 E2 The Box
The four survivors begin manifesting strange symptoms, but Eph and Nora’s attempt to quarantine them is thwarted as the disinformation campaign begins.
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S1 E1 Night Zero
When a plane lands in New York City with everyone on board dead, Dr. Ephraim Goodweather and his team are called upon to investigate.