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Episode 2 of 'Black Sails' on Starz Delivers 2.3 Million Viewers

Building off of its record opening weekend viewership performance, “Black Sails” followed up with an impressive week two performance.  Read More... //feedproxy.google.com/~r/Tvbythenumbers/~3/mmTA4fbEnh4/

'Black Sails' Season 1 episode II: John Silver makes himself indispensable

The race for the Spanish treasure heats up on "Black Sails" Saturday (Feb. 1), with John Silver running to and fro in Nassau trying to get a quick payday for the schedule that will point the way to the bounty to whomever will pay him.It's Captain Flint and Jack Rackham who are pursuing Silver, with Rackham willing to pay 5000 pesos in pearls for the information. Charles Vane cautions Rackham at making such a hasty trade, but Calico Jack doesn't listen. The original plan is for Silver and Max to make the deal for the log sheet and escape to Port Royal, but there's a problem -- Eleanor Guthrie gets excited about the tale Flint spins for her of cultivating Nassau by planting crops, arming the city against all comers and making a civilization instead of a pirate shanty town.Eleanor demands the schedule from Max to give to Flint but Max wants to complete the... //blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2014/02/black-sails-season-1-episode-ii-john-silver-makes-himself-indispensable.html

'Black Sails': Toby Stephens in a gritty 'Pirates of the Caribbean' without peg legs or parrots

Black Sails," Starz's sweeping series about pirates, initially captivates because it's stunning. A hotter group of aquatic baddies never roamed the blue waters of the West Indies or cavorted on the white sands of New Providence.The series is so promising that the station renewed it even before the pilot's Jan. 25 premiere. Watching the first four episodes about tough men and the even tougher women they meet in 1715 Nassau, it becomes clear "Black Sails," blessedly, lacks pirate cliches. There's not an "arrrr" or "yo-ho-ho" to be heard."At the first meeting we had," co-creator and showrunner Jon Steinberg tellsZap2it, "we said, 'No patches. No peg legs. No parrots. No hooks.' We overcorrected early on, deliberately, in terms of trying to strip out anything that felt expected from the pirates movies that had come before."This leaves the pirates feeling truer to their essences, more fully drawn than swashbucklers looking for their next bottle of rum. The... //blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2014/02/black-sails-toby-stephens-in-a-gritty-pirates-of-the-caribbean-without-peg-legs-or-parrots.html

'Black Sails' Season 1 episode II: Captain Flint works on Eleanor

brightcove.createExperiences(); Check out these sneak peek clips from the next episode of new Starz drama "Black Sails," which kicked things off with a bang last week as several swashbuckling pirates set out to find a whale of a treasure. Above, Captain Flint (Toby Stephens) tells Eleanor (Hannah New) and Mr. Scott (Hakeem Kae-Kazim) a tale from "The Odyssey" about finding peace from the sea, while below, Flint and Eleanor discuss the Spanish galleon that everyone is seeking. She wonders why he'd return to Nassau after capturing such an enormous fortune -- what do you think Flint's reasoning is?We can also tease for you in episode II that Flint will find a thief amongst his crew members, Rackham will go after a score despite Vane having serious objections and Silver will hide with Max in the brothel."Black Sails" airs Saturday nights at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Starz. brightcove.createExperiences();... //blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2014/01/black-sails-season-1-episode-ii-captain-flint-works-on-eleanor.html

Black Sails Season 1 Episode 2 “II.”

Black Sails  Season 1 Episode 2 “II.” airs on Saturday February 1, 2014 at 9 pm ET on The CW. Episode Synopsis : “II.” – Flint reveals a thief on his crew; Silver and Max hide in a brothel; Eleanor faces a difficult choice. Read More... //www.tvequals.com/2014/02/01/black-sails-season-1-episode-2-ii/