AMERICAN HORROR STORY “Home Invasion” Season 1 Episode 2 – This week, AMERICAN HORROR STORY gave me more of what I was expecting from the premiere episode from last Wednesday. From the opening scene to the end credits, American Horror Story really stepped it up during “Home Invasion”.
We start in 1968 with a group of girls that live in the Harmon’s current house. Three of the girls are heading out to a concert (side note: I want to see The Doors live. just saying), but one stays behind to study for her anatomy test. She and the nurse (I’m unclear if the house was being used as a hospital, a boarding house, a dorm?) are quietly minding their own business when there’s a knock on the door.
On the front stoop stands a man bleeding from the head. He asks the girl for help and she lets him in, and begins to clean up his wounds. Only thing is – she can’t find the source of the blood. Turns out, the guy isn’t actually hurt, he just wanted access into the house. He hits girl over the head, knocking her out – and while she’s unconscious, drowns the nurse in a bathtub upstairs. Read More...