Boardwalk Empire

‘Boardwalk Empire’ Ending After Season 5 Later This Year

Posted January 10, 2014 at 6:05 am

Prohibition is almost over… Next season will be the fifth and final for the critically acclaimed mob drama Boardwalk Empire. HBO dropped the somber news yesterday at the Television Critics Association, and also relayed the message with a simple graphic on the branded Facebook page. Series creator Terence Winter told Entertainment Weekly: We’re thrilled to get […]

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HBO Drops ‘Boardwalk Empire Volume 2’ Soundtrack

Posted September 4, 2013 at 10:03 am

This will surely please Boardwalk Empire fans and old-timey music lovers alike. After the marked success (read: Grammy) of Boardwalk Empire Volume 1: Music From the HBO Original Series it was only a matter of time before a second helping was served to the masses. Much like its predecessor, the songs are performed by today’s voices, […]

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Patti Smith to Pen Sequel to “Just Kids” Memoir

Posted December 19, 2012 at 6:27 am

The venerable Patti Smith, who herself reached social security age, is planning a literary sequel to her smash 2010 memoir Just Kids.

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East Fourth Street Makes Its “Boardwalk Empire” Cameo

Posted November 20, 2012 at 6:48 am

The fictional Carmine Street Garage constructed over the summer on East Fourth Street finally made its cameo in Boardwalk Empire Sunday night.

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HBO’s Boardwalk Empire and the Lower East Side

Last modified October 1, 2012 at 2:17 pm

On July 22, 1919 the Volstead Act was passed and remained in effect until the passage of the 21st Amendment, which repealed Prohibition in 1933.

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“Boardwalk Empire” in the East Village and Season 3 Trailer

Posted August 14, 2012 at 10:21 am

Boardwalk Empire was in the East Village all day yesterday, transporting East Fourth Street back nearly a century.

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“Boardwalk Empire” at Gramercy Park

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:34 am

Looks like Boardwalk Empire is back in the city filming scenes for the upcoming third season on HBO.

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“Boardwalk Empire” Filming This Week at Pitt & Grand

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:34 am

Boardwalk Empire is ready for another helping of the Lower East Side. The question is, are you?

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More on the Eldridge Street Synagogue Window [Video]

Posted December 3, 2010 at 6:27 am

In Boardwalk Empire, Al Capone didn’t have the pleasure to see the two-month-old stained-glass window inside the Eldridge Street Synagogue.  Lucky for us, the masterpiece is a reality. On a related note, an esteemed reader sent along a link to the following video clip, in which we learn all about the design and installation process.

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Eldridge Street Synagogue in Boardwalk Empire

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:35 am

A recent email blast from the Eldridge Street Synagogue confirms that the neighborhood landmark was in fact featured in Episode 10 of the HBO series Boardwalk Empire.  The scene in question actually transpires in Chicago with the Al Capone crew, which initially threw us off the scent. It was obviously filmed before the installation of […]

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