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The Broken Man 

Jon and Sansa gather troops. Jaime arrives at Riverrun. Olenna Tyrell plans to leave King's Landing. Theon and Yara plan a destination. Arya makes plans to leave.


Mark Mylod


George R.R. Martin (based on "A Song of Ice and Fire" by), David Benioff (created by) | 2 more credits »

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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau ... Jaime Lannister
Lena Headey ... Cersei Lannister
Kit Harington ... Jon Snow
Natalie Dormer ... Margaery Tyrell
Liam Cunningham ... Davos Seaworth
Sophie Turner ... Sansa Stark
Rory McCann ... Sandor 'The Hound' Clegane
Maisie Williams ... Arya Stark
Jonathan Pryce ... High Sparrow
Kristofer Hivju ... Tormund Giantsbane
Jerome Flynn ... Bronn
Alfie Allen ... Theon Greyjoy
Ian McShane ... Brother Ray
Diana Rigg ... Olenna Tyrell
Clive Russell ... Brynden 'Blackfish' Tully


The Hound was saved by Brother Ray, the leader of a community, and has a peaceful life working as woodman. When three men from the Brotherhood threaten the villagers, The Hound is worried about but Brother Ray does not believe in violence anymore. Margaery seems to be converted by the High-Sparrow, but when she learns that her grandmother Oleanna Tyrrell is in danger, she contacts her to convince Oleanna to leave King's Landing. Jon. Sansa and Davos are searching for allies to vanquish Ramsay and retake Winterfell. Jaime and Bronn arrive at the Blackfish Castle and Jaime tries to convince him to surrender to the siege to his castle. Theon and Yara are resting in a brothel and waiting for uncle Euron's attack. Arya makes arrangements to return to Westeros but she is stabbed by the Waif. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Release Date:

5 June 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Sibenik, Croatia

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | Dolby Atmos (Blu-ray release)



Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?


In the books, there is no House Mazin. This is a reference to Craig Mazin, a screenwriter and friend of the show runners who reviewed the pilot episode of the series. See more »


Arya is left-handed, but in this episode she consistently uses her right hand. See more »


Lyanna Mormont: House Mormonts has kept faith with house Starks for thousand years... We will not break faith today.
Jon Snow: Thank you, my lady. How many fighting men could we expect?
Lyanna Mormont: [Discussing] 62!
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References Game of Thrones: Home (2016) See more »


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Written and Performed by Ramin Djawadi
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Reminded me of the earlier GOT episodes
6 June 2016 | by XxxDaniel94See all my reviews

I've been reading a lot of people's opinions on this episode, with some calling it boring, others slow, but to me, I was reminded of Game of Thrones back during seasons 1 and 2. This builds up epic battles which will be taking place in the next few episodes and the tension here is spectacular.

Without any spoilers, this episode starts of brilliantly, with an arrival of someone that made me smile from ear to ear. The Jon and Sansa's storyline was also very good here, as it will pay off when the big battle arrives. The scenes at Kings Lander were not all that important, with some good lines thrown in there, but little happening, but still enough to hold your interest.

The Arya scenes were very well done, but very rushed. All of the episodes this season have been way too short, and there feels like they could have had time for some more scenes.

However the best part about this episode is its build up, every character we see if thrown in a cliffhanger of sorts. Also the production this episode was outstanding, the sets the beautiful landscapes and new regions we have never seen before, were done so well.

This is a slow episode but it is by far not boring, it was like the older episodes that built up tension that will pay off soon.


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