Air Date: November 6th, 2011
A Confederate soldier's westward journey takes him to a lawless melting pot of a town.
Genres: Drama, Western
Season 5 - Episode 14 : Done Jul 23, 2016
Government hearings, incalculable actions and the golden spike breed new beginnings and endings for those left standing.
Season 5 - Episode 13 : Railroad Men Jul 16, 2016
When the race to finish the railroad comes down to mere inches, all parties find themselves pondering the end of the line and what the future has in store for them.
Season 5 - Episode 12 : Any Sum Within Reason Jul 9, 2016
Chang forces Mei to leave Truckee after discovering her secret; Cullen exorcises some old demons during his search.
Season 5 - Episode 11 : Gambit Jul 2, 2016
Mickey has blood on his hands after working with Durant; Campbell returns to town, complicating Louise's life.
Season 5 - Episode 10 : 61 Degrees Jun 25, 2016
Cullen's nitroglycerin experiment makes an explosive backdrop for the railroad life in Truckee; Durant's plan takes a deadly turn.
The second season of this Western finds it marginally better paced and the characters moderated a bit from the broad archetypes seen in Season 1, but I still find little to compel me in the story of a robber baron and an ex-soldier teaming up to get a transcontinental railroad built. Show More
Mount needs to run this thing, and he can't if he's the caboose. [27 Aug 2012, p.44] Show More
At the end of the day, Hell on Wheels is beautifully-filmed project that offers exceptional attention to detail on everything but the main character. Show More