Game of Thrones (2011– )

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Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros.

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 Tyrion Lannister (38 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Cersei Lannister (30 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Arya Stark (29 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Daenerys Targaryen (27 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Sansa Stark (27 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Jon Snow (26 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Jorah Mormont (26 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Joffrey Baratheon (26 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Catelyn Stark (25 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Theon Greyjoy (24 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Bran Stark (23 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Sandor 'The Hound' Clegane (23 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Hodor (23 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Jaime Lannister (22 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Tywin Lannister (22 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Robb Stark (22 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Petyr 'Littlefinger' Baelish (20 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Samwell Tarly (21 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Lord Varys (19 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Bronn (19 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Shae (18 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Brienne of Tarth (17 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Grand Maester Pycelle (17 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Gendry (17 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Barristan Selmy (16 episodes, 2011-2014)
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Storyline

Nine noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Political and sexual intrigue is pervasive. Robert Baratheon, King of Westeros, asks his old friend Eddard, Lord Stark, to serve as Hand of the King, or highest official. Secretly warned that the previous Hand was assassinated, Eddard accepts in order to investigate further. Meanwhile the Queen's family, the Lannisters, may be hatching a plot to take power. Across the sea, the last members of the previous and deposed ruling family, the Targaryens, are also scheming to regain the throne. The friction between the houses Stark, Lannister, Baratheon and Targaryen and with the remaining great houses Greyjoy, Tully, Arryn,Tyrell and Martell leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war and political confusion, a neglected military order of misfits, the Night's Watch, is all that stands between the realms of men and icy horrors beyond. Written by Tfilm78 and Cajunman

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Trivia

Producer David Benioff wanted the theme song to be the Lannister song "The Rains of Castamere". Co-producer D.B. Weiss convinced him not to do it. See more »

Quotes

Robert Barathean: I'm simply asking you to run my kingdom while I eat, drink, and whore myself into an early grave.
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Crazy Credits

The credits evolve throughout the series, with different cities being featured depending upon the center of action at that point in the series. See more »

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Spin-off Game of Thrones Ascent (2013) See more »

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Really Surprised!
19 April 2011 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

Damn you George R.R. Martin! Don't do movies, finish the damn next book ... oh wait ... he did! OK! Than let's look at the series...

Well, above statement has a meaning: I read the books! Yeah, big deal, but when I did I always thought: "It is not possible to do a movie about this!" And I was right! ... but they did a series! And I can't really believe it, but: It (well, the pilot) is quite good! Never expected that!

Also funny how many people talk about the nudity and/or the gore. Yes you see some breasts and so on ... so what? This is a fantasy, that is realistic (if you didn't read the books and don't know, what I mean by that: Wait and watch the series ... and you will be surprised!) so the scenes are realistic too! I like that! Adds more to the feeling of the books!

The main problem is, that if you don't know the books you are quite lost with the characters and what happened to all of them. But I hope we will get deeper into the minds and backgrounds of those people! The cast for that is really well done and I hope for they can pass on the feelings I got when I read the book!

Overall: Great start, hoping for Brilliance!


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