Fall 2012: Boardwalk Empire “Resolution” Season 3 Premiere

Boardwalk Empire  “Resolution” Season 3 Episode 1 airs SEPT. 16 2012 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO. Episode Synopsis:  While hosting  a New Year’s Eve party for 1922-23, Nucky makes a resolution that does not sit well with Gyp Rosetti, a touchy gangster with a thirst for bootleg whiskey. Margaret looks to build on the Thompson endowment at St. Theresa’s Hospital, to her husband’s displeasure. In the absence of Jimmy and the Commodore, Gillian builds a new business  while monitoring Richard’s mentoring of her “son,” Tommy . In Chicago, Al Capone is rankled by Irish mobster Dean O’Banion, and Van Alden stumbles onto a confrontation that could change his career path. Read More...  

Boardwalk Empire: Is Nucky Ready to Be a Real Gangster?

"You can't be half a gangster," Jimmy Darmody ( Michael Pitt ) told his then-boss Nucky Thompson ( Steve Buscemi ) in the very first episode of HBO's Prohibition Era drama Boardwalk Empire . Two seasons later, Jimmy is gone — dead at the hands of Nucky, who finally took his would-be protegé's advice. "Up until episode 12 of Season 2, we never really saw Nucky pull the trigger. He's the guy who's telling other people to do that," creator Terence Winter tells "Now, Nucky's fully capable of both ordering people dead and killing them himself. He's much more serious. He used to be a gangster and a gang leader one step removed. Now, he's out from behind the desk and really getting his hands dirty."

'Boardwalk Empire': Three burning questions for the Season 3 premiere

"Boardwalk Empire" returns to HBO on Sunday evening, and after the shocking twists and kill offs that took place in the final few episodes of Season 2, there are plenty of scattered pieces left to pick up. The teasers and trailers leading up to the premiere have been loaded with indications of Nucky Thompson's (Steve Buscemi) dark side and continued struggle for control. And with a promotional mantra like "You can't be half a gangster," Season 3 is promising audiences that Nucky will be handling any fallout from last year decisively. With only two days left until "Boardwalk Empire" returns for Season 3, there's big anticipation for how the show will address some enormous changes, including three major cliffhangers that left audiences reeling: 1. Nucky's land: Nucky transferred his land deed of nearly 160,000 acres to his wife Margaret (Kelly Macdonald), elated with the prospect of making a huge earning from the highway construction. But...

'Boardwalk Empire' Season 3 New Clip: Gyp Rosetti Is Pissed Off

Gyp is unhappy that he gets interrupted when he just starts talking about rum business with Nucky at a New Year's Eve party.