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Series: 'CSI: New York'
Episode Title: 'American Dreamers'
Episode Number: 103
Synopsis: "When a tourist discovers a skeleton on a Times Square double-decker tour bus, the CSIs must investigate whether the remains were left there as a practical joke or if the person was murdered. After closely examining the remains, Dr. Hawkes discovers that the victim was likely a Caucasian male teenager who died from a blow to the head more than 10 years ago. Their search leads them to a bus station and a missing boy who disappeared in 1987. The team must then piece together the clues to find out how the boy really died and who was to blame."

Original Airdate: October 06, 2004
Rerun: July 06, 2005
Fan Rating: 7.6/10 (Full Poll Results)


Written By: Eli Talbert
Directed By: Rob Bailey

Guest Stars:


  • Rumoured to feature a teaser in which a young couple from out of town are taking a tour through Times Square on an open-air bus when they ask one of their fellow riders to take a picture of them. But when they approach the man to ask him, it turns out he's a skeleton! (June 27, 2004 - CSI Files)


Poll Results

How would you rate New York's 'American Dreamers'?
9-10 35.8% - (42 Votes)
7-8 26.4% - (31 Votes)
Didn't want to see it 13.6% - (16 Votes)
5-6 12.8% - (15 Votes)
Wasn't able to see it 4.2% - (5 Votes)
1-2 4.2% - (5 Votes)
3-4 2.5% - (3 Votes)

Total Votes: 117

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