BOARDWALK EMPIRE Season 2 Review – Even Better Than Season 1

So I spent this whole last week catching up on Season 1 of BOARDWALK EMPIRE (yes I had gotten behind and somehow never found the time to catch up) to be ready for this Sunday’s premiere. Well not only am I all caught up and totally hooked, but I now have seen the first four episode from Season 2 and all I can say is WOW! If you thought that Season 1 was great, you’re going to LOVE Season 2.

Within a couple of episodes I found myself sitting in front of the TV thinking "Wow, this is even better than season one."

While season one started out slowly introducing us to characters and setting up story lines, season 2 jumps right into the action. We now not only know these characters they have grown up and are ready for business…it’s brilliant!

Season 1 ended with Jimmy (Michael Pitt) and Eli (Shea Whigham) turning on Nucky (Steve Buscemi) and in season 2 it’s time for these two opposing teams to start strategizing. Within the first episode, things turn for the worse for Nucky, but we also get to see a whole new side of Margaret (Kelly Macdonald) (or maybe it was there all along and it just blossoms now). Read More...


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