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Boardwalk Empire (2010 - )

Boardwalk Empire (2010 - )





Series Info

Political boss Enoch 'Nucky' Thompson runs Atlantic City at the dawn of Prohibition in this drama inspired by Nelson Johnson's non-fiction book 'Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times and Corruption of Atlantic City.'more


Boardwalk Empire: Season 5
Critics Consensus: The final season of Boardwalk Empire is as visually dazzling and well-acted as ever, but it's the emphasis on Nucky Thompson's history that's particularly rewarding this time out.

2014, HBO, 10 episodes

Critics Consensus: Boardwalk Empire continues to benefit from its meticulously realized period trappings, but what keeps the show watchable is its supremely talented ensemble players.

2013, HBO, 15 episodes

Boardwalk Empire: Season 3
Critics Consensus: As hot-headed mobster Gyp Rosetti, Bobby Cannavale brings a sense of danger and energy to this season of Boardwalk Empire, which remains lavish, twisty, and violent.

2012, HBO, 15 episodes

Critics Consensus: Boardwalk Empire delves deeper into both its intriguing supporting players and its rich tapestry of moral ambiguity.

2011, HBO, 15 episodes

Boardwalk Empire: Season 1
Critics Consensus: Thought-provoking, violent, and filled with lush period detail, Boardwalk Empire is a gangster drama of uncommon depth and scope.

2010, HBO, 15 episodes


Steve Buscemi
as Enoch 'Nucky' Thomps...
Kelly Macdonald
as Margaret Schroeder
Michael Shannon
as Nelson Van Alden
Shea Whigham
as Elias Thompson
Stephen Graham
as Al Capone
Vincent Piazza
as Lucky Luciano
Michael K. Williams
as Chalky White
Paul Sparks
as Mickey Doyle
Jeffrey Wright
as Valentin Narcisse
Gretchen Mol
as Gillian
Anthony Laciura
as Eddie Kessler
Jack Huston
as Richard Harrow
Charlie Cox
as Owen Sleater
Bobby Cannavale
as Gyp Rosetti
Michael Stuhlbarg
as Arnold Rothstein
Dabney Coleman
as Louis 'The Commodore...
Michael Pitt
as Jimmy Darmody
Frank Crudele
as Big Jim Colosimo
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Discussion Forum

The show has lost its focus Oct 18, 2014 2:30 AM
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My review for "The Good Listener" Sep 15, 2014 1:43 PM
My review for the fifth season premiere Sep 8, 2014 2:00 PM
R.I.P. Richard Harrow Jan 6, 2014 12:41 PM