Set in the Prohibition era of the 1920s Boardwalk Empire is the story of Enoch "Nucky" Thompson, the treasurer of Atlantic County, Atlantic City, New Jersey. Due to his relationships with mobsters as well as political contacts, the Federal Government start to take an interest in him. His lavish lifestyle seems at odds with his position, and as well as his connections, there is prolific bootlegging in the area.
Know Who's Behind You (Season 2)
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The second-season premiere was watched by 2.91 million viewers, down 39% from the pilot and down 12% from its first-season finale. See more
Both Western Electric and Automatic Electric candlestick telephones are shown. These were competing manufacturing companies that would not be seen in the same geographical area. The "Bell System" would use only Western Electric telephones connected to their telephone lines. Independent telephone companies would use Automatic Electric and many other manufacturers telephones connected to their telephone lines. See more
I would be honored to name my child after you.
Enoch 'Nucky' Thompson
Enoch? You couldn't possibly be so cruel.
Straight Up and Down
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