Boardwalk Empire

Boardwalk Empire

With the '20s really starting to roar, Nucky Thompson deals with his sham of a marriage while facing a new competitor, Gyp Rosetti, whose operations threaten to siphon off Nucky's booze business in Season 3 of the hit HBO series.
With the '20s really starting to roar, Nucky Thompson deals with his sham of a marriage while facing a new competitor, Gyp Rosetti, whose operations threaten to siphon off Nucky's booze business in Season 3 of the hit HBO series.

Season 3 (12 episodes)

  • 1. Resolution

    Original air date: 09/16/2012 Runtime: 56:59 min.

    Original air date: 09/16/2012 Runtime: 56:59 min. Season 3 premiere. Nucky makes a New Year's resolution; Margaret eyes a hospital expansion; Gillian builds a new business; Van Alden calls a gangster's bluff.

  • 2. Spaghetti & Coffee

    Original air date: 09/23/2012 Runtime: 57:37 min.

    Original air date: 09/23/2012 Runtime: 57:37 min. Nucky mixes business with pleasure in NYC; Gyp makes a power play in Tabor Heights; Chalky and his daughter fail to agree on her future with Samuel; Eli gets a new boss and faces new realities at home; a major liquor shipment takes an unexpected detour.

  • 3. Bone for Tuna

    Original air date: 09/30/2012 Runtime: 55:25 min.

    Original air date: 09/30/2012 Runtime: 55:25 min. Nucky reluctantly joins Margaret to receive a high honor from the Church. Gyp makes a deal with Nucky. Van Alden regrets trying to socialize with his co-workers; Margaret takes her pitch to a higher authority; Richard sets the record straight.

  • 4. Blue Bell Boy

    Original air date: 10/07/2012 Runtime: 56:03 min.

    Original air date: 10/07/2012 Runtime: 56:03 min. After tracking down a liquor thief, Nucky and Owen end up spending a long night hiding out from the Feds with the precocious perp. Mickey makes a routing call that will have far-reaching consequences. Capone's feud with O'Banion heats up.

  • 5. You'd Be Surprised

    Original air date: 10/14/2012 Runtime: 58:23 min.

    Original air date: 10/14/2012 Runtime: 58:23 min. After venting with Nucky about his liquor travails, Rothstein sends Gyp a message. Van Alden and Sigrid receive an unexpected visitor; Gillian worries about keeping her business afloat; Margaret has awkward moments at the hospital and at Madam Jeunet's.

  • 6. Ging Gang Goolie

    Original air date: 10/21/2012 Runtime: 55:44 min.

    Original air date: 10/21/2012 Runtime: 55:44 min. After being detained by Daugherty's men, Nucky approaches his onetime nemesis, Esther Randolph, and later entertains an intriguing proposition from Gaston Means. Margaret and Owen investigate a fire; Richard connects with a damaged vet and his daughter.

  • 7. Sunday Best

    Original air date: 10/28/2012 Runtime: 58:22 min.

    Original air date: 10/28/2012 Runtime: 58:22 min. On Easter Sunday, Eli looks to get back in Nucky's good graces. While Richard and Tommy spend the day as guests of the Sagorskys, Gillian stays at home and makes a sacrifice to improve her future. In New York, Gyp heads downtown in search of a blessing.

  • 8. The Pony

    Original air date: 11/04/2012 Runtime: 58:25 min.

    Original air date: 11/04/2012 Runtime: 58:25 min. Gillian makes her peace with Jimmy's death, though not with Nucky, as Gyp arrives to play ally. Working off his debt to O'Banion, Van Alden attends a meeting with Capone and Torrio; Nucky pays a visit to Andrew Mellon; Billie eyes a future in film.

  • 9. The Milkmaid's Lot

    Original air date: 11/11/2012 Runtime: 53:23 min.

    Original air date: 11/11/2012 Runtime: 53:23 min. Reeling from Gyp's most recent attack, Nucky vows to eliminate his nemesis through a coalition of familiar partners. In Washington, the arrest of a bootlegger puts Daugherty and Jess Smith on the hot seat. Emily gets a scaled-down birthday party.

  • 10. A Man, A Plan...

    Original air date: 11/18/2012 Runtime: 57:25 min.

    Original air date: 11/18/2012 Runtime: 57:25 min. Nucky reaches out to Gaston Means to keep Jess Smith quiet in Washington, and enlists Owen to neutralize Gyp's alliance with Joe Masseria in New York. Margaret considers an alternate future; Van Alden's side business backfires.

  • 11. Two Imposters

    Original air date: 11/25/2012 Runtime: 49:26 min.

    Original air date: 11/25/2012 Runtime: 49:26 min. Gyp makes his move in Atlantic City, forcing Nucky and Eddie to seek refuge with Chalky. Gillian contemplates a business future that includes an unwelcome partner. Luciano makes a deal he'll come to regret; Harrow loses his house privileges.

  • 12. Margate Sands

    Original air date: 12/02/2012 Runtime: 59:50 min.

    Original air date: 12/02/2012 Runtime: 59:50 min. Season Three Finale. Desperate to weaken Gyp's alliance with Masseria and reclaim Atlantic City, Nucky cedes control of one of his prized assets to Rothstein. Harrow returns to Gillian's brothel for some unfinished business.