HBO has as ever released a number of cool posters for the fifth season so I though I'd highlight what I've found here. We've likely all seen the main one sheet which is currently heading up our Season 5 article but there are a bunch of others out there too.
First up are eight character posters, mostly for starring cast members with a single exception - Anatol Yusef's Meyer Lansky makes the grade. I'm amazed he is not yet in the starring cast at this point. Notable by their absence are Nucky, William, Van Alden, Mickey and Margaret.Read more >
I started a top 10 list for best current cable drama over at the wikia entertainment hub:
Top 10 list: Current cable dramas
Game of Thrones is leading the voting at the time of writing with my single solitary vote but any of you discerning viewers who have an opinion are more than welcome to join in. I have illustrated the list with up to date poster art for all of the series I included so I think it makes for an interesting scroll through too. --Opark 77 (talk) 12:37, September 8, 2012 (UTC)Read more >
This week’s episode of Boardwalk Empire, “The Age of Reason”, puts us viewers at about halfway through the season. It felt very much like a mid-point episode. The main conflict of the season is the political coup against Nucky and Jimmy solidified his existing alliances and made an important new one in this episode. I think that the deal Jimmy makes with Luciano and Lansky gives the season a lot of momentum going forward and it has me excited to see what will happen.
It was interesting contrast to see Jimmy endearing himself to a new mentor in Whitlock, a new partner in Horvitz and then forging his new alliance with other ascendant criminals from New York. Nucky meanwhile continues to drive away his allies and old enemies harass him. He is …Read more >