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Boardwalk Empire Episode: "Boardwalk Empire"

Season 1, Episode 1
Episode Synopsis: In the Martin Scorsese-directed premiere of this drama set in Atlantic City at the dawn of Prohibition, political boss Enoch "Nucky" Thompson (Steve Buscemi) brokers a sale of illegal alcohol for visiting New York gangster Arnold Rothstein, and takes an interest in a local housewife with an abusive husband. Meanwhile, World War I veteran and Thompson protégé Jimmy Darmody (Michael Pitt) meets a hoodlum from Chicago named Al Capone.
Original Air Date: Sep 19, 2010
Guest Cast William Hill: Ward Boss George O'Neil John Rue: Mayor Edward Bachrach Pearce Bunting: Bill McCoy Victor Verhaeghe: Ward Boss Fleming Adam Mucci: Dep. Halloran Stephen DeRosa: Eddie Cantor Tracy Lynn Middendorf: Babette Peter McRobbie: Supervisor Frederick Elliot Robert Clohessy: Ward Boss Jim Neary Johnnie Mae: Louanne Pratt Greg Antonacci: Johnny Torrio Dana Ivey: Mrs. McGarry Erik Weiner: Agent Sebso Joe Sikora: Hans Schroeder
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Season 1, Episode 1
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Length: 01:12:20
Aired: 9/19/2010
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Premiered: September 19, 2010, on HBO
Rating: TV-MA
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Premise: 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.'

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