Season 3

Big Bad Wolf

After a hard winter, Cullen and Elam travel to New York to secure their positions on the railroad as Durant fights for his legacy from prison.

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  • TV-14
  • CC
  • S3, E1
  • August 10, 2013

Eminent Domain

An unexpected roadblock forces Cullen to make a difficult choice as a reporter arrives in Hell on Wheels. Elam struggles with his new boss.

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  • TV-14
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  • S3, E2
  • August 10, 2013

Range War

An attack on the cattle pens forces Cullen and Elam into the prairie in search of their stolen food. A stranger's arrival threatens Elam's family.

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  • TV-14
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  • S3, E3
  • August 17, 2013

The Game

After a railroad accident, Cullen and Elam forge deep into Indian territory to secure a new lumber source. Durant tells Louise a secret about Cullen.

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  • TV-14
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  • S3, E4
  • August 24, 2013

Searchers

Cullen helps Elam track down a dangerous criminal. Chaos erupts in Hell on Wheels as the town prepares to move down the tracks.

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  • TV-14
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  • S3, E5
  • August 31, 2013

One Less Mule

Cullen's position is threatened after Durant files an injunction against the Union Pacific. Elam deals with a dangerous newcomer.

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  • TV-14
  • CC
  • S3, E6
  • September 7, 2013

Cholera

When a cholera epidemic hits Hell on Wheels, Cullen must find fresh water before his workers die. Durant faces political fallout.

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  • TV-14
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  • S3, E7
  • September 14, 2013

It Happened in Boston

After his workers defect to the Mormons, Cullen recruits Durant to help get them back. Sean and Mickey's past comes back to haunt them.

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  • TV-14
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  • S3, E8
  • September 21, 2013

Fathers and Sins

With General Grant's deadline only two days away, a gang of riders attacks Cheyenne while Cullen and Elam pay Durant a visit.

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  • TV-14
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  • S3, E9
  • September 28, 2013

Get Behind The Mule

Cullen grapples with consequences while Elam mounts a rescue attempt. Durant receives Gen. Grant and the U.P. board in Cheyenne ahead of the deadline.

  • AMC
  • TV-14
  • CC
  • S3, E10
  • October 5, 2013