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The House of Black and White 

Arya arrives in Braavos. Jaime takes on a secret mission. Ellaria Sand seeks revenge for Oberyn's death. Stannis makes Jon a generous offer as the Night's Watch elects a new Lord Commander. Daenerys is faced with a difficult decision.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
... Tyrion Lannister
... Jaime Lannister
... Cersei Lannister
... Daenerys Targaryen
... Jon Snow
... Petyr 'Littlefinger' Baelish
... Stannis Baratheon
... Davos Seaworth
... Ellaria Sand
... Arya Stark
... Sansa Stark
... Lord Varys
... Bronn
... Samwell Tarly
... Gilly


Arya Stark sails to Braavos and arrives at the House of Black and White to seek out Jaqen H'ghar; however she is not welcomed to enter in the house and she throws her coin away into the sea. Brienne and Podrick are eating in a tavern and she contacts Sansa and Little Finger, but Sansa refuses to follow Brienne. The men that are escorting Little Finger and Sansa unsuccessfully hunt Brienne and Podrick down on the road. Cersei shows to Jaime that their daughter Myrcella is in danger and Jaime seeks out Bronn and makes an offer for him to travel with him to Dome. In Meereen, the Son of Harpy is captured and Daenerys has a meeting with her leaders to decide his fate. Barristan advises her to give a fair trial to the man; however Mossador disrespects her order and kills the Son of Harpy. Daenerys sentences him to death and there is a riot in Meereen. Jon Snow is invited by Stannis Baratheon to serve him; in return, he would give the North to Jon and he would be Jon Stark, Lord of ... Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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19 April 2015 (USA)  »


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£6,000,000 (estimated)
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Did You Know?


In the books, there is no such title as Master of War. The Crown's armies are commanded by the Protector of the Realm. It is not Kevan but Jaime who is given command over the Lannister troops. See more »


At the end of the final credits, the word "Spanish" is misspelled "Spainish". See more »


[Brienne and Pod encounter Littlefinger and Sansa. Littlefinger's guards block Brienne's way]
Brienne of Tarth: Lord Baelish. Lady Sansa. My name is Brienne of Tarth.
Petyr 'Littlefinger' Baelish: We've met, with Renly Baratheon. What did he say about you? He said your loyalty came free of charge.
[Brienne nods]
Petyr 'Littlefinger' Baelish: [smirks] Someone appears to have paid quite a bit for it since then.
[the guards look at Littlefinger. He motions them to let Brienne approach. Brienne kneels down before Sansa]
Brienne of Tarth: Lady Sansa. Before your mother's death, I was her sworn ...
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Review of season 5: Episodes 1-2
21 April 2015 | by See all my reviews

Greetings from Lithuania.

Both first episodes of season 5 are 8/10 in my opinion. While the story haven't moved drastically or very intriguingly, it's still a show to wait and to admire. The production values here are like no other - you can simply watch this show for production values - they are truly create this rich world.

Acting was as usually very solid from everyone involved. Directing is good, but this show has seen better, as well as writing. It's good, but not as good as it gets and this show has featured some series that were as good as they could possibly be.

Overall, season 5 started good, but not great. I know that it's a slow burner start which will definitely lead us to a great and unforgettable moments, so it has to build it on something, and this "something" are these first two episodes.

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