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The Age of Reason 

Lucy's water breaks and labor starts; guilt overpowers Van Alden while at the hospital. Nucky's racketeering case gets sent to federal court where someone uses a New Jersey senator to pull ... See full summary »

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Enoch 'Nucky' Thompson
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Nelson Van Alden
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Elias 'Eli' Thompson (credit only)
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Arnold Rothstein
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Al Capone (credit only)
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Lucy Danziger
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Chalky White
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Mickey Doyle (credit only)
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Richard Harrow
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Gillian Darmody
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Lucy's water breaks and labor starts; guilt overpowers Van Alden while at the hospital. Nucky's racketeering case gets sent to federal court where someone uses a New Jersey senator to pull some strings. Having reached the age of reason, Margaret's son makes his first confession, and the priest wants her to set an example; Nucky warns her not to trust the sanctity of the confessional. Owen's cheekiness seems limitless. Jimmy spots Manny's lieutenant on the boardwalk with Nucky; a series of crosses, double-crosses, and confrontations follow. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Crime | Drama | History

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30 October 2011 (USA)  »

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Goofs

While Manny Horvitz is portrayed as having a day job as a butcher, he's shown using a honing-steel on his butchers knife in a less than optimal fashion. One's supposed to drag the knife both along the edge but also from bottom to tip on the honing-steel itself, not just along the blades edge as shown by the character, who should know better as it's insinuated that he has worked as a butcher for a long time. See more »

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James 'Jimmy' Darmody: You can't kill everyone, Manny. It'd not good business.
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Just a Little Love Song
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Written by Joe Cooper
Performed by Paul Whiteman
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