Boardwalk Empire Season 3 Episode 8 “The Pony”

Boardwalk Empire  “The Pony” Season 3 Episode 8 airs Nov 4 2012 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO. Episode Synopsis:  Gillian (Gretchen Mol) makes her peace with Jimmy’s death, though not with Nucky (Steve Buscemi), as Gyp (Bobby Cannavale) arrives to play ally. Working off his debt to O’Banion (Arron Shiver), Van Alden (Michael Shannon) attends a meeting with Capone (Stephen Graham) and Torrio (Greg Antonacci); later, after a workplace meltdown, he considers Sigrid’s (Christiane Seidel) case for staying put versus resuming a life on the lam. With help from Gaston Means (Stephen Root), Nucky pays an unscheduled visit to Andrew Mellon (James Cromwell), offering the Treasury Secretary a recommendation and a business proposal. Margaret (Kelly Macdonald) makes a stand on birth control; Nucky and Owen (Charlie Cox) shop for a birthday pony; Billie (Meg Chambers Steedle) eyes a future on the silver screen, to Nucky’s chagrin. Read More...

Boardwalk Empire 3.08 Preview: You Exist in This Town Because I Allow You To

Though he once controlled the boardwalk with a firm grip and few challengers, Nucky Thompson is getting it from all sides this season on Boardwalk Empire . His relationship with Eli might be getting better, thanks to the Easter visit last week and the latter's subsequent promotion, but Harry Daugherty still has Nucky in his crosshairs, Gyp is wounded but recovering, Billie is proving to be more of a liability, Margaret has begun an affair with Owen, and it's yet to be determined if Esther Randolph can be trusted, or if she'll even go along with Nucky's plan to hit back at Daugherty. Could things potentially get worse for the (former?) King of Atlantic City ? Read More...