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The Best Episodes of American Horror Stories

Every episode of American Horror Stories ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of American Horror Stories!

An anthology series of stand alone episodes delving into horror myths, legends and lore.

Genres:DramaMysterySci-Fi & Fantasy
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Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "American Horror Stories" is "Dollhouse", rated 7.5/10 from 3598 user votes. It was directed by Loni Peristere and written by Manny Coto. "Dollhouse" aired on 7/21/2022 and is rated 0.3 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "BA'AL".

  • Dollhouse
    7.5/10 3,598 votes

    #1 - Dollhouse

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2022-07-21

    A job interview goes horribly wrong.

    Director: Loni Peristere

    Writer: Manny Coto

  • BA'AL
    7.2/10 3,626 votes

    #2 - BA'AL

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2021-08-05

    A wife does the unthinkable for a chance at a successful pregnancy.

    Director: Sanaa Hamri

    Writer: Manny Coto, Ali Adler

  • Aura
    7.1/10 2,966 votes

    #3 - Aura

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 2022-07-28

    After moving into a new home, a married couple is terrorized by a cryptic visitor.

    Director: Max Winkler

    Writer: Manny Coto

  • Daphne
    6.7/10 1,026 votes

    #4 - Daphne

    Season 3 Episode 2 - Aired 2023-10-26

    An artificial intelligence smart device grows attached to her user.

    Director: Elegance Bratton

    Writer: Manny Coto, Brad Falchuk

  • Rubber(wo)Man (1)
    6.4/10 4,469 votes

    #5 - Rubber(wo)Man (1)

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2021-07-15

    A teenager and her Dads move into a forsaken home with a grim past. As the family makes renovations, a darkness takes root within them.

    Director: Loni Peristere

    Writer: Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk

  • Necro
    6.4/10 2,212 votes

    #6 - Necro

    Season 2 Episode 7 - Aired 2022-09-01

    A young mortician discovers the living are more terrifying than the dead.

    Director: Logan Kibens

    Writer: Crystal Liu

  • Tapeworm
    6.4/10 975 votes

    #7 - Tapeworm

    Season 3 Episode 3 - Aired 2023-10-26

    An up-and-coming model will stop at nothing in her hunger for success.

    Director: Alexis Martin Woodall

    Writer: Joe Baken

  • Feral
    6.3/10 2,956 votes

    #8 - Feral

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2021-08-12

    A family goes on a camping trip unaware of what is lurking in the woods.

    Director: Manny Coto

    Writer: Manny Coto

  • Bestie
    6.2/10 1,373 votes

    #9 - Bestie

    Season 3 Episode 1 - Aired 2023-10-26

    After the loss of her mother, a young woman seeks connection in a mysterious online friend.

    Director: Max Winkler

    Writer: Joe Baken

  • Bloody Mary
    6.1/10 2,338 votes

    #10 - Bloody Mary

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2022-08-18

    A group of teenage girls are horrified to learn that every wish has a price.

    Director: SJ Main Muñoz

    Writer: Angela Harvey

  • Facelift
    5.9/10 2,160 votes

    #11 - Facelift

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 2022-08-25

    A woman desperate to look her best does the unthinkable.

    Director: Marcus Stokes

    Writer: Manny Coto

  • Rubber(wo)Man (2)
    5.8/10 3,975 votes

    #12 - Rubber(wo)Man (2)

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2021-07-15

    Scarlett enters a twisted new romance while Michael and Troy confront their rocky relationship.

    Director: Loni Peristere

    Writer: Brad Falchuk

  • Drive In
    5.8/10 3,999 votes

    #13 - Drive In

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2021-07-22

    A screening of a forbidden film has disastrous consequences.

    Director: Eduardo Sánchez

    Writer: Manny Coto

  • Drive
    5.4/10 2,847 votes

    #14 - Drive

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 2022-08-04

    A club girl's life is turned upside down when the nightlife begins following her home.

    Director: Yangzom Brauen

    Writer: Manny Coto

  • Organ
    5.4/10 817 votes

    #15 - Organ

    Season 3 Episode 4 - Aired 2023-10-26

    A blind date through an online dating app goes very awry.

    Director: Petra Collins

    Writer: Manny Coto

  • The Naughty List
    4.8/10 3,745 votes

    #16 - The Naughty List

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2021-07-29

    A group of influencers face a reckoning after posting a problematic video online.

    Director: Max Winkler

    Writer: Manny Coto

  • Game Over
    4.8/10 2,789 votes

    #17 - Game Over

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2021-08-19

    A couple dares to spend a night in one of the most infamous haunted houses.

    Director: Liz Friedlander

    Writer: Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk

  • Lake
    4.7/10 1,669 votes

    #18 - Lake

    Season 2 Episode 8 - Aired 2022-09-08

    A mysterious drowning uncovers secrets at the bottom of the lake.

    Director: Tessa Blake

    Writer: Manny Coto

  • Milkmaids
    4.6/10 2,714 votes

    #19 - Milkmaids

    Season 2 Episode 4 - Aired 2022-08-11

    An outcast risks everything to save her town from devastation.

    Director: Alonso Alvarez

    Writer: Our Lady J