Boardwalk Empire: Season 1, Episode 6

Family Limitation (24 Oct. 2010)

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Nucky investigates a boardwalk theft; Jimmy scores points with Johnny Torrio in Chicago; Margaret stands up to Lucy.


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Angela Darmody (credit only)
Chalky White (credit only)
Mickey Doyle (credit only)
Commodore Louis Kaestner (credit only)


Jimmy persuades Johnny Torrio that he should aggressively respond to the Sheridan Brothers Gang about how the territory of Chicago's Greektown will be divided. Luciano finds Gillian's company eases his gonorrhea-caused impotence. Lucy realizes that Margaret is getting more and more of Nucky's attention and tries to intimidate her while Nucky angles with Jersey City boss Frank Hague on how the highway construction allocations will be divided between Jersey City and Atlantic County. Written by

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Accordng to director Tim Van Patten actor Shea Whigham, who plays Eli Thompson had a stomach virus on the day he had the billy club struggle with actor Vincent Piazza in Nucky's office. According to Van Patten, the actor carried on in a very professional manner despite his discomfort. See more »


When Jimmy stabs his combat knife into the table the side of the blade is facing Al but when we cut to the over looking at Al the blade's edge is facing him. See more »


Enoch 'Nucky' Thompson: These show people... some of them are a lot of fun.
Margaret Schroeder: Houdini's brother... Does he escape from things as well?
Enoch 'Nucky' Thompson: I'll bet he escapes from the check.
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References The Taming of Kaiser Bull (1918) See more »


La Seduccion
Performed by Vince Giordano and His Nighthawks Orchestra
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