In 1941 Chester Nakayama is caught between his insular Japanese American neighborhood on Terminal Island and his current all-American life; extreme circumstances push his community and personal life to the brink, all while someone watches closely.
Season 2: Set during World War II, a series of bizarre deaths haunt a Japanese American community, and a young man's journey to understand and combat the malevolent entity that is responsible. Chester Nakayama and his friends and family from Terminal Island, Calif., face persecution from the American government, and they battle the evil spirit that threatens their future. A look at the often overlooked time of Japanese American internment camps and what it truly means to be an American. From 1942 to 1945, more than 145,000 Japanese Americans and Japanese Canadians were forced from their homes and into internment camps by their respective governments, simply because of where they or their ancestors were born. Their story is one of perseverance in the face of injustice.
Season 1: A Royal Navy crew attempts to discover the Northwest Passage during a perilous voyage. Faced with treacherous conditions, limited resources, dwindling hope and fear of the unknown, the crew is pushed to the brink of extinction - frozen, isolated and stuck at the end of the earth. All that can go wrong, does, when a group of men, desperate to survive, struggle not only with the elements but with one another, while being hunted by a monstrous predator.
The Terror - Infamy: A Sparrow in a Swallow's Nest Synopsis and Schedule