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Great to see Richard on the big screen in American Hustle.



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Great to see Richard on the big screen in American Hustle.

haven't seen American Hustle but I do see Jack Huston all the time on my TV in those Guinness Black Lager commercials
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haven't seen American Hustle but I do see Jack Huston all the time on my TV in those Guinness Black Lager commercials
"commercials"? do tell, what are these "commercials" you speak of? biggrin.gif
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"commercials"? do tell, what are these "commercials" you speak of? biggrin.gif

biggrin.gif ...I actually do watch commercials during sporting events...everything else I use the DVR and skip them
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biggrin.gif ...I actually do watch commercials during sporting events...everything else I use the DVR and skip them
Tip: DVR sporting events and jump in when it is half over.
That way you can zip the commercials and finish at roughly the same time as the recording is done.wink.gif

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You can also find Huston in NOT FADE AWAY, along with James Gandolfini.(And a terrific soundtrack.)

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You can also find Huston in NOT FADE AWAY, along with James Gandolfini.(And a terrific soundtrack.) And who knows...he might always turn up again on BOARDWALK via flashback.

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Boardwalk Empire's Final Season returns Sept. 7.


Its looks very promising from this teaser:


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Apparently, HBO jumps 7 years into the future on the final season and it's 8 episodes .. looks good on the clip ..

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Apparently, HBO jumps 7 years into the future on the final season and it's 8 episodes .. looks good on the clip ..

Yes, its 1931 on Boardwalk Empire's Facebook page.


Its supposed to signal the end of Prohibition.
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Yes, its 1931 on Boardwalk Empire's Facebook page.


Its supposed to signal the end of Prohibition.

I'm thinking that's going to be an interesting twist .. and in the teaser clip, I keep wondering if Gretchen Mol / Gillian Darmody is in the nut ward or in some sort of 1930's era form of rehab for her addiction .. I'm leaning toward nut ward since she is pretty nutty ..

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Apparently, HBO jumps 7 years into the future on the final season and it's 8 episodes .. looks good on the clip ..

They'll also be jumping back in time to the late 1800s


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Yes, its 1931 on Boardwalk Empire's Facebook page.


Its supposed to signal the end of Prohibition.

So maybe they conceived of doing several more seasons before the end of Prohibition but now, they're speeding it up?

As of last season, Capone still wasn't the kingpin, who'd basically overshadow most gangsters of his time in real life.
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I kind of wonder if the major players all decided they had other things they wanted to do!
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So maybe they conceived of doing several more seasons before the end of Prohibition but now, they're speeding it up?

they most definitely were going to tell several more seasons of story but due to the costs of the show and the middling ratings they decided to end it early...BE never achieved the critical or viewer acclaim of shows like the Sopranos and I think that was a major decision on ending the show early
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they most definitely were going to tell several more seasons of story but due to the costs of the show and the middling ratings they decided to end it early...BE never achieved the critical or viewer acclaim of shows like the Sopranos and I think that was a major decision on ending the show early
In Sept. 2013, Boardwalk Empire received five Emmy® Awards, the most of any series, in the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy® Awards competition, including Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series (Bobby Cannavale); Outstanding Art Direction for a Single-Camera Series; Outstanding Hairstyling for a Single-Camera Series; Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (One Hour); and Outstanding Sound Editing for a Series.

In 2012, the show received four Emmy® Awards, including Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series (Tim Van Patten). In 2011, the series led all programming with eight Emmy® Awards, including Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series (Martin Scorsese). In Jan. 2011, BOARDWALK EMPIRE received two Golden Globe Awards, for Best Television Series – Drama and Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama (Steve Buscemi).

In Dec. 2013, the show received three Screen Actors Guild Award nominations, including Outstanding Ensemble Performance in a Drama Series, Outstanding Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Television Series and Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series (Steve Buscemi). In both 2012 and 2011, the series received two Screen Actors Guild awards, for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series and Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series (Steve Buscemi).

According to HBO, the gross audience for the show across various platforms is about 7 million.

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They've had 4 seasons.

So another half dozen would be unprecedented for HBO shows I believe.

Actually, you'd think the prominence of Nucky would be fading over this time while Capone would become Public Enemy #1 during this time?
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They've had 4 seasons.

So another half dozen would be unprecedented for HBO shows I believe.

Actually, you'd think the prominence of Nucky would be fading over this time while Capone would become Public Enemy #1 during this time?
The first FBI Public Enemy #1 was not until July 1934 (John Dillinger).
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