- 11 Apr 2018 11:46 AM
About The Alienist
This psychological thriller/drama is set in 1896, when a series of gruesome murders of boy prostitutes has gripped the city.
Newly appointed top cop Teddy Roosevelt calls upon Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, a criminal psychologist - aka alienist - and newspaper illustrator John Moore to conduct the investigation in secret.
Joining them in the probe is Sara Howard, a headstrong secretary at Police Headquarters.