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This is a Prime Video series Hunters Season 2 story summary containing spoilers as it describes what happened.
Prime video conspiracy drama series Hunter returns for a second season, with the Nazi gang on the trail of history’s most hated man, Adolf Hitler himself. The series brings back the Hollywood legend Al Pacino as Meyer Offerman, in detailed flashbacks, as the gang of misfits track down Hitler in 1970’s South America. The eight-episode series is an action-packed affair that explores our turbulent history and our heroes’ fight for justice. Here’s what happened in each episode of Hunter season 2:
Detailed synopsis – what happened in Season 2 of Hunters?
Episode 1 – “Van Glooten’s Day 1972 Butter Sculptor of the Year”
In 1972, Chava Apfelbaum is looking for Hitler. During 1975 Meyer is being pursued by a Nazi named Fritz sent by Viktor Frondheim. Meyer kills Fritz. In 1979, Jonah spends his time in Parisian brothels looking for his next target. Eventually he finds Biff Simpson, who promises to bring Jonah to Hitler. Jonah kills Biff instead. Jonah is now living as Student Sam and is engaged to Clara. Millie Morris arrests a bishop she believes is a Nazi murderer. However, she does not have enough evidence and he is released. Afterwards, she kills the bishop on her own terms. Millie calls Jonah after two years of silence and he shows up at her door. It is revealed that Joe is now working for Adolf Hitler.
Episode 2 – “Buenos Aires”
Sister Harriet works undercover as a German nanny while chasing after Hitler. She kills Rolf von Klaussen when he refuses to reveal any information. Millie and Jonah find a lead as they search for Hitler. They believe he lives in Argentina and may have ties to Nazi financier Klaus Rhinehart, who also lives there. They bring the gang back together to prepare for their trip to Buenos Aires. They plan to kidnap Klaus at an opera house event. But there are other spies at the event who get the upper hand and capture the hunters. It seems Sister Harriet betrayed her. Meanwhile, the Colonel asks Travis for help. He travels to Argentina to meet with the Hitlers. In flashbacks, Meyer recruits Joe and attempts to hunt down Viktor Frondheim.
Episode 3 – “Duck. Quail. Goose. Crow.”
The hunters were captured by another Nazi fighter team led by Chava. They used the hunters as bait to capture Klaus. Chava questions Klaus and he reveals a name, they are after ‘The Crow’ next. The Crow’s courier brought a briefcase to Hitler. Jonah took a key out of Klaus’ pocket. This hotel key will lead you to your next destination. Chava plans to use the briefcase as bait to lure The Crow out. It is revealed that Chava is Ruth’s sister, making her Jonah’s great-aunt. The two teams decide to work together. The ladies battle The Crow’s goons and Jonah confronts The Crow. She also refuses to give up on Hitler, and Jonah kills her. He stole her belongings, including a train ticket. Adolf is informed of The Crow’s death and orders Joe to kill the hunters. In flashbacks, Meyer chases Viktor and retrieves his own (Wilhelm Zuch’s) file. Meyer then kills Viktor.
Episode 4 – “The Fare”
The train ticket leads to a village with two Nazi sympathizers. Chava sends Georges, Lonny and Roxy to interrogate this couple. Meanwhile, Clara travels to Argentina, sure Jonah is having an affair. He tells her that he is visiting his great aunt. Clara asks to meet Chava for lunch. Chava cooks a meal and acts her part, but she leaves out all of her incriminating evidence and Clara confronts Chava about it. Chava admits they are Nazi hunters and Clara runs away. Lonny and Roxy fight because he’s back on drugs. Flashbacks show how Meyer recruited Lonny in the first place. The trio interrogate the Nazi sympathizers and discover that they were harboring Josef Mengele, but he is now dead. Travis and Joe are sent to kill the hunters, and a shootout ensues at the hotel. Travis takes Clara hostage. Joe kills Georges and shoots Roxy.
Episode 5 – “Blood Ties”
Lonny and Mindy take Roxy to the hospital with her fatal injuries. Jonah tells Chava what just happened. Jonah wants to save Clara, but Chava wants to focus on her mission. Sister Harriet defends Jonah and everyone agrees to find Clara before she is killed. Following the clues Jonah gathered from the van, they head to a sleepy village. Millie confesses to Sister Harriet that she killed a bishop, Sister Harriet comforts her and then they kiss. A florist tells them to go to a farm they believe Clara is being held captive by. Joe seems to have been brainwashed by Hitler, he watches over Clara, who almost escapes. The hunters search the farmhouse and another shootout ensues. Joe comes out of his hypnosis and shoots Travis dead. Joe tells the gang he can lead them straight to Hitler.
Episode 6 – “Only the Dead”
Jonah tries to explain everything to Clara but she is not interested and calls him a killer and a monster. He admits he accidentally killed a child in Spain. Roxy returns from the hospital and confronts Joe. Joe leads them to Hitler’s fortress. They march through a forest at night. Chava talks about her lover, a Nazi hitman named Zev. Meanwhile, Adolf and Eva Hitler await the return of their soldiers and argue. She wants to take over the NSDAP, but Adolf doesn’t think she deserves to be more than his wife. The next day, Joe leads them to an escape hatch and then to a tunnel leading into Hitler’s complex. Joe goes in first and the team fight Hitler’s guards. Hitler is sent to the bunker, Chava and Jonah try to stop him. Chava dies, allowing Jonah into the bunker. He arrests Adolf Hitler instead of killing the man.
Episode 7 – “The Home”
Jonah drags Hitler through the desert. Then a story takes up most of that episode. In the story, an elderly couple owns a beautiful home in Germany in 1942. SS guards visit this house looking for Jewish refugees who they believe are hiding there. The elderly couple deny harboring fugitives and allow guards to search the property. Elaborate traps kill two of the guards. The third guard, Hugo, questions that the house appears smaller inside and believes the fugitives are inside the walls. The elderly woman Helga kills Hugo with a hatchet. More SS guards are sent, but they find nothing. A security guard named Tomas likes the house so much that he kills the elderly couple and spins a lie to keep his job and take the house. The Jewish refugees kill the Nazis in the house and a Jewish mother pretends to be the Nazi wife. More SS guards visit and a fight ensues. A Jewish boy named Zev has set traps that kill most Nazis and he escapes with the other children. In 1979, an adult version of Zev comes to take Jonah and Hitler with him.
Episode 8 – “The Trial of Adolf Hitler”
Adolf Hitler is tried for his war crimes, although he still receives a fair trial and gets his own lawyer. A Nazi-related judge named Müller presides over the trial. Things seem to be going in Adolf’s favor. The Colonel and Travis plan an attack while the trial continues. Survivors give their testimonies and then Adolf Hitler himself is questioned at the stand. He is tricked and provoked into admitting his involvement in the genocide. He is sentenced to life imprisonment. Hitler takes a cyanide pill but is revived by Nazis and taken to the Colonel’s hidden base. Travis shoots the Colonel and asks Adolf to make him the new leader. Jonah tracks them down and a shootout ensues. Jonah is shot and Travis flees, but Adolf is arrested again.
Millie is awarded a gold medal by Congress for her bravery. She admits killing the bishop, but they ignore her. Jonah and Clara marry. Flashbacks reveal that Meyer warned Heinz Richter that Ruth was after him and this resulted in Ruth’s death. Nurse Harriet tells Jonah that Meyer tipped Heinz off and he pretty much gave the orders for Ruth’s death. On his honeymoon, Jonah looks suspiciously at an elderly German, it seems like he never really feels safe and always carries this paranoia around with him.
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