DVD
English
Enoch 'Nucky' Thompson, de onbetwist machtigste man in Atlantic City in 1921, verliest controle als hij wordt gearresteerd wegens verkiezingsfraude. Gangsters als Arnold Rothstein, Lucky Luciano en Al Capone wachten hun kansen af om de macht over te nemen.
Contents
Disc 1 21 ; Ourselves alone (Afl. 1-2)
Disc 2 A dangerous maid ; What does the bee do? ; Gimcrack & Bunkum (Afl. 3-5)
Disc 3 The age of reason ; Peg of old (Afl. 6-7)
Disc 4 Two boats and a lifeguard ; Battle of the century ; Georgia peaches (Afl. 8-10)
Disc 5 Under God's power she flourishes ; To the lost (Afl. 11-12)
Title
Boardwalk Empire. Seizoen 2 / created by Terence Winter
Author of screenplay
Terence Winter
Actor
Steve Buscemi 1957- Michael Pitt Kelly Macdonald Michael Shannon Shea Whigham Aleksa Palladino Paz De la Huerta
Language
English
Publisher
HBO, 2012
5 dvd-video's
Recording date
2012
Playing time
646 min.
Note
Taalkeuze: Engels, Frans, Hongaars, Pools, Tsjechisch Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Frans, Portugees, Pools, Tsjechisch, Kroatisch, Deens, Fins, Noors, Zweeds, Hongaars, Grieks, Roemeens, Hebreeuws, Sloveens, Turks, Engels voor slechthorenden
EAN
5051888097427

Reviews

Amerikaanse gangsterserie uit 2011 van Martin Scorsese, met Steve Buscemi, Michael Pitt, Kelly Macdonald, Michael Shannon e.v.a. Scenario is van Michael Winter die veel afleveringen voor The Sopranos schreef. Deels gebaseerd op de historische verhalen van de corrupte politicus Nelson Johnson getiteld 'Boardwalk empire: The Birth, High Times, and Corruption of Atlantic City'. Centraal in het verhaal staat de opkomst van de georganiseerde misdaad in de VS. Een lucratieve illegale handel in alcoholische dranken ontstond na de Eerste Wereldoorlog door de zgn. 'Drooglegging' waarbij de Amerikaanse regering de productie en transport van alcoholische dranken verbood. Beroemde gangster als Lucky Luciano en Al Capone bouwden in die tijd hun criminele imperium op. In deze serie spitst het verhaal zich toe op Enoch Thompson die door zijn dubbelrol als politicus en smokkelaar onbetwist heerser was in Altantic City. De pers was zeer lovend over deze serie. Peter de Bruijn (NRC 3-12-'10): '(...) ee…Read more

About Terence Winter

Terence Patrick Winter (born October 2, 1960) is an American writer and producer of television and film. He is the creator, writer, and executive producer of the HBO television series Boardwalk Empire (2010–14). Before creating Boardwalk Empire, Winter was a writer and executive producer for the HBO television series The Sopranos, from the show's second to sixth and final season (2000–2007).

In 2013, he wrote the screenplay to Martin Scorsese's The Wolf of Wall Street for which he was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. He was also the co-creator, writer and executive producer of another HBO television drama series, Vinyl (2016), which ran for one season.

Early life and education

Winter was born in New York City. He grew up in a working-class family in Marine Park, Brooklyn. He attended New York University, where he received a bachelor's degree. He w…Read more on Wikipedia