The final season of ‘The Americans’ is all about the death of ideologies

The FX political thriller is a sharp critique of ideology and the effect it has on people — and that's never been clearer than it is today.

'The Americans' showrunners on their season 6 vision and ending the series

"The ending itself has stuck since the middle of season two."

'The Americans' Season 5 Finale Recap: Philip and Elizabeth face "The Soviet Division"

An 11th-hour development could tear the Jennings apart for good.

The 14 nastiest kills on 'The Americans' from season 1 to season 5

Catch up on the FX drama's deadliest deeds before Tuesday's season finale.

'The Americans' Season 5, Episode 12 Recap: Should the Jennings stay or should they go?

Philip and Elizabeth debate returning to the Soviet Union in the season's penultimate episode.

'The Americans' Season 5, Episode 11 Recap: Has Elizabeth come to a momentous decision?

The Jennings' latest mission may be a game-changer for the spy couple.

'The Americans' Season 5, Episode 10 Recap: Honeymoon in the "Darkroom"

Is the clock ticking for Pastor Tim again?

'The Americans' star Alison Wright unpacks Martha's surprise scene in season 5, episode 9

Don't take Martha's drab new Soviet life at face value.

'The Americans' Season 5, Episode 8 Recap: Paige and Elizabeth bond over a secret

The mother-daughter relationship reaches a new level in "Immersion."

'The Americans' Season 5, Episode 7 Recap: What did Gabriel tell Philip?

The veteran KGB handler drops two bombshells before returning to the USSR.

'The Americans' Season 5, Episode 6 Recap: Whom did Paige finally meet?

The teenager took a big step toward her indoctrination into the KGB world.

'The Americans' season 5, episode 5 recap: Philip's demons rear their ugly head again

Philip and Elizabeth learn they're way, way off in their mission.

'The Americans' season 5, episode 4 recap: The Pastor Tim diaries

What did Paige discover while snooping at her clergyman's house?

'The Americans' Season 5 Theories: How Martha is adapting to her new Soviet life

What's the former FBI secretary been up to since her exfiltration?

'The Americans' Season 5, Episode 3 Recap: Guess who's back in the USSR?

A fan favorite makes an ever-so-brief reappearance.

'The Americans' Season 5, Episode 2 Recap: Paige is not the only problem in 'Pests'

Who's the bigger threat to the Jennings? A swarm of bugs or their daughter's boyfriend?

'The Americans' showrunners: Frosty US-Russia relations didn't influence season 5

Joe Weisberg and Joel Fields discuss the new season of 'The Americans.'

'The Americans' Season 5 Premiere Recap: The children are our future

It's 1984, and danger continues to hover over the Jennings family.

'The Americans' soundtrack: 13 of the best songs from the FX spy drama

Will season five of 'The Americans' hold up in the music department?

The 10 Best 1980s References in 'The Americans'

What the FX drama gets so right about the decade.

'The Americans' season 5 debuts new promo video on Super Bowl Sunday

'The Americans' season five premieres March 7.

What does 'The Americans' have to say about our current relations with Russia?

Is 'The Americans' the most timely show on TV?

Biggest TV deaths of 2016: 'The Walking Dead,' 'Scandal,' 'Game of Thrones' and more

We had to say goodbye to these TV characters in 2016.

These 7 TV scenes were the best of 2016

Don't miss out on these great TV moments from 2016.

9 TV shows returning in 2017 after their best seasons yet

Peak TV is here to stay.

When will 'The Americans' season 5 premiere? Everything we know so far.

2017 will bring TV lovers the penultimate season of 'The Americans.'

5 dramas that could win Emmys in 2017 since ‘Game of Thrones’ may not be eligible

*Wistfully imagines 'Stranger Things' crashing the 2017 Emmys*