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The Plot Against America, based on the praised Philip Roth novel, imagines an alternate American history told through the eyes of a working-class Jewish family in New Jersey, as they watch the political rise of Charles Lindbergh, an aviator-hero and xenophobic populist, who becomes president and turns the nation toward fascism.

The Plot Against America is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (7 episodes). The series first aired on March 16, 2020.

Where do I stream The Plot Against America online? The Plot Against America is available for streaming on HBO, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Plot Against America on demand at HBO Max, Amazon Prime, Amazon, HBO NOW, Vudu, A&E, Google Play, iTunes online.

Monday 9:00 PM et/pt on HBO
1 Season, 7 Episodes
March 16, 2020
Drama, History
Cast: Winona Ryder, Anthony Boyle, Zoe Kazan, Morgan Spector
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The Plot Against America Full Episode Guide

  • The special looks beyond the headlines and goes into the heart of our country to ask the question, is America safe?

  • As riots and conspiracies spread across the country in the lead up to Election Day, Herman takes measures to keep his family safe. Meanwhile, Bess does all she can at a great distance to help a small child caught in a maelstrom of anti-Semitism in Kentucky. Alvin is recruited for a new and secret mission as the ties that bind the Levins together are stressed.

  • After learning the family has been selected for an essentially forced relocation to Kentucky under the Homestead Act, Herman looks to make a challenge in court, while Bess and Philip appeal to Bengelsdorf and Evelyn, respectively. Later, Bess gives Herman an ultimatum when violence breaks out at a rally for Lindbergh's most public liberal challenger.

  • Part 04 - Based on the homonymous novel by Philip Roth and told through the eyes of a Jewish family from New Jersey, the series presents a chilling alternative history where anti-Semitism is part of American life during the time of World War II.

  • Part 03 - Based on the homonymous novel by Philip Roth, a chilling alternative history where an anti-Semite is elected president of the United States.

  • Bengelsdorf, with Evelyn as his assistant, becomes a fundamental asset in the Lindbergh camp. Alvin decides between serving a local magnate or fighting the fascist forces spreading across the world.

  • Herman Levin, anticipating a promotion at work, takes his family to look at a house in an upwardly mobile neighborhood, though Bess is wary of leaving the safety of their tight-knit Jewish community and raising a family amid growing anti-Semitism sparked by Lindbergh's ascendancy. As the family spinster, her sister Evelyn has a disappointing rendezvous with a married lover, but later, finds herself charmed by a distinguished local clergyman, Rabbi Lionel Bengelsdorf. Meanwhile, getting an earful from Herman for being fired from his job, his orphaned nephew, Alvin Levin seeks retaliation for an aggrieved friend.