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Nine noble families fight for control over the mythical lands of Westeros, while an ancient enemy returns after being dormant for thousands of years.
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Series cast summary:
...  Tyrion Lannister 61 episodes, 2011-2017
...  Cersei Lannister 58 episodes, 2011-2017
...  Daenerys Targaryen 56 episodes, 2011-2017
...  Jon Snow 56 episodes, 2011-2017
...  Sansa Stark 54 episodes, 2011-2017
...  Arya Stark 53 episodes, 2011-2017
...  Jaime Lannister 49 episodes, 2011-2017
...  Jorah Mormont 48 episodes, 2011-2017
...  Theon Greyjoy 43 episodes, 2011-2017
...  Samwell Tarly 43 episodes, 2011-2017
...  Petyr 'Littlefinger' Baelish 41 episodes, 2011-2017
...  Lord Varys 41 episodes, 2011-2017
...  Brienne of Tarth 37 episodes, 2012-2017
...  Davos Seaworth 36 episodes, 2012-2017
...  Bran Stark 35 episodes, 2011-2017
...  Bronn 34 episodes, 2011-2017
...  Missandei 34 episodes, 2013-2017
...  Sandor 'The Hound' Clegane 33 episodes, 2011-2017
...  Grand Maester Pycelle 31 episodes, 2011-2016
...  Eddison Tollett 30 episodes, 2012-2017
...  Podrick Payne 30 episodes, 2012-2017
...  Melisandre 28 episodes, 2012-2017
...  Tormund Giantsbane 28 episodes, 2013-2017
...  Grey Worm 28 episodes, 2013-2017
...  Tywin Lannister 27 episodes, 2011-2015
...  Margaery Tyrell 26 episodes, 2012-2016
...  Joffrey Baratheon 26 episodes, 2011-2014
...  Catelyn Stark 25 episodes, 2011-2013
...  Barristan Selmy 25 episodes, 2011-2015
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In the mythical continent of Westeros, several powerful families fight for control of the Seven Kingdoms. As conflict erupts in the kingdoms of men, an ancient enemy rises once again to threaten them all. Meanwhile, the last heirs of a recently usurped dynasty plot to take back their homeland from across the Narrow Sea. Written by Sam Gray

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Trivia

The series takes its name from the first novel in the book series "A Game of Thrones", which is actually known as "A Song of Ice and Fire." George R.R. Martin's story credit acknowledges the entire series under this title, rather than the title of individual volumes. See more »

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Samwell Tarly: I read it in a book.
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Crazy Credits

The opening pictures on the revolving metal rings show part of the history of Westeros. It begins with the conquest of Westeros by Aegon the Conqueror of House Targaryen, followed by Robert's Rebellion (where the Targaryens are deposed), and ending with the crowning of Robert Baratheon as King of the Seven Kingdoms. See more »

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Written and Performed by Ramin Djawadi
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Fresh and Exciting
19 April 2011 | by See all my reviews

Game of Thrones on HBO is a TV adaption of George R.R. Martin's books, a Song of Ice and Fire. For those fans who know and love the books, then you can't help but love the TV adaptation. It is difficult to translate books into movies or TV series, but HBO's GoT made it look easy. The characters, cast, scenery, costume, etc., all looked incredible, and gave me the feeling that I was inside the books themselves. Although not every little detail was translated perfectly, and nor should they be, the pilot episode was a grand achievement.

For all those Nay-Sayers out there: If you don't like the series, then you probably have never read the books or watched the countless behind the scenes trailers that helped those who didn't understand the complex storyline. Yes, this story is complex, its original, its fresh, and it is very exciting. The story line gets better with each episode. You also have to keep in mind that this story is an adult story, and as I said, it is complex. Simply put, HBO didn't dumb the story down, but rather remained true to the core of this epic fantasy. For those who have never read the books and found the pilot interesting, trust me it gets better and better. Stick with it.


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