Deadwood

Deadwood

  • Seasons:
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
The lawless era in Deadwood is coming to an end in Season 3. As the town's first elections approach, its founders must put up their strongest fronts if they expect to thrive--and survive--in the face of an unexpected threat.
The lawless era in Deadwood is coming to an end in Season 3. As the town's first elections approach, its founders must put up their strongest fronts if they expect to thrive--and survive--in the face of an unexpected threat.

Season 3 (12 episodes)

  • 1. Tell Your God to Ready for Blood

    Original air date: 06/11/2006 Runtime: 52:45 min.

    Original air date: 06/11/2006 Runtime: 52:45 min. In the Season Three premiere, Hearst's ambitions rub Bullock and Swearengen the wrong way as Deadwood's first true elections approach.

  • 2. I Am Not the Fine Man You Take Me For

    Original air date: 06/18/2006 Runtime: 52:28 min.

    Original air date: 06/18/2006 Runtime: 52:28 min. A cryptic note delivered by Captain Turner tips off Swearengen to another bloody incident at the Gem; later, Hearst makes his intentions known in a more straightforward message.

  • 3. True Colors

    Original air date: 06/25/2006 Runtime: 50:59 min.

    Original air date: 06/25/2006 Runtime: 50:59 min. Deadwood ushers in some new arrivals on the stagecoach: Jack Langrishe, a flamboyant stage promoter and old friend of Swearengen, and Aunt Lou Marchbanks, Hearst's longtime cook who settles in nicely as the Grand Central chef.

  • 4. Full Faith and Credit

    Original air date: 07/02/2006 Runtime: 51:08 min.

    Original air date: 07/02/2006 Runtime: 51:08 min. Alma opens Deadwood's first bank; Hearst meets with Swearengen and Tolliver; Bullock brokers a deal.

  • 5. A Two-Headed Beast

    Original air date: 07/09/2006 Runtime: 53:13 min.

    Original air date: 07/09/2006 Runtime: 53:13 min. Enabled by Leon, Alma reverts to her bad habits, though she's able to exhibit enough charm to get Merrick to endorse her bank's liquidity during a crisis. Swearengen, still trying to decipher Hearst's intentions, finally finds use for Farnum.

  • 6. A Rich Find

    Original air date: 07/16/2006 Runtime: 52:05 min.

    Original air date: 07/16/2006 Runtime: 52:05 min. Aunt Lou's long-lost son, Odell Marchbanks, arrives in Deadwood after a circuitous trip from Liberia, although his mother soon attempts to orchestrate his immediate departure. Bullock and Swearengen contemplate a preemptive strike against Hearst.

  • 7. Unauthorized Cinnamon

    Original air date: 07/23/2006 Runtime: 49:31 min.

    Original air date: 07/23/2006 Runtime: 49:31 min. Odell makes Hearst a proposition involving 'the color,' causing his mother to fret for his safety. The camp elders hold another Gem meeting, complete with peaches and cinnamon, to map out a strategy to deal with Hearst.

  • 8. Leviathan Smiles

    Original air date: 07/30/2006 Runtime: 53:02 min.

    Original air date: 07/30/2006 Runtime: 53:02 min. The Pioneer edition featuring Bullock's letter is published, raising concerns about Hearst's response. Erstwhile lawman Wyatt Earp and his brother Morgan ride into town, having defended a stagecoach against sabotage.

  • 9. Amateur Night

    Original air date: 08/06/2006 Runtime: 48:55 min.

    Original air date: 08/06/2006 Runtime: 48:55 min. As Deadwood is overrun by Hearst's men, Bullock issues contingency plans to Martha. Wu, caught in a Pinkerton stampede, delivers a cryptic message to Swearengen; it takes Burns, of all people, to decipher it.

  • 10. A Constant Throb

    Original air date: 08/13/2006 Runtime: 48:00 min.

    Original air date: 08/13/2006 Runtime: 48:00 min. With Bullock campaigning away from camp, Alma finds herself targeted by Hearst's henchmen, and finds shelter with (of all people) Swearengen.

  • 11. The Catbird Seat

    Original air date: 08/20/2006 Runtime: 49:19 min.

    Original air date: 08/20/2006 Runtime: 49:19 min. Bullock holds a meeting to determine which emergencies warrant wiring him in Sturgis, where he and Harry are delivering pitches. The first summons doesn't take long, as Hearst follows up Alma's close call with one that's decidedly more on-target.

  • 12. Tell Him Something Pretty

    Original air date: 08/27/2006 Runtime: 49:44 min.

    Original air date: 08/27/2006 Runtime: 49:44 min. In the Season Three finale, Deadwood turns out to vote; Alma makes a deal; Utter receives one body for Hearst, who demands to see another; and Stubbs reaches out to a frustrated Tolliver, who finds himself with a folded hand as the action heats up.