Boardwalk Empire Season 1 Episode 3: Watch Broadway Limited Online S01E03 – Boardwalk Empire season 1 episode 3 called “Broadway Limited” which was directed by Tim Van Patten and written by Margaret Nagle aired this evening on HBO.
Another brilliant episode of Boardwalk Empire which explains why it was renewed for a second season after its big premiere.
This evening we learned the guys have to handle a witness to the robbery who somehow survived in the forest because he was fat, must be killed but things get complicated when Agent Van Alden walks in while they try to kill him for the second time.
Van Alden decides to drive the man to New York but he faints away during the trip so he ends up by the dentist where he tortures him to confess that Jimmy was involved in the heist.As soon as Arnold Rothstein hears the news he orders that Jimmy be killed.
With police and goons looking for him,Nucky tells Jimmy to leave Atlantic City and go to Chicago which he does.
Overall it was a solid episode that really highlighted the dramas that occurred during that era.
The installment served its purpose of advancing the story.
Three shocking scenes stood out:
Margaret being forced to pamper Nucky’s girlfriend.
Van Patten shoving his hand into an infected wound to get a confession while Lucky Luciano was treated for gonorrhea.
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