Will Gyp get what’s coming to him? Will Nucky’s no-good cronies abandon him for good? Will Harrow actually find love and happiness with a woman who doesn’t care about his disfigured face? Will we find out the answers to any of these burning questions during the season three finale of Boardwalk Empire? If you want to know the very basics on the December 2nd season finale episode, read on.
Boardwalk Empire Season Three Finale:
Episode #36: “Margate Sands” (season finale)
Debut: SUNDAY, DEC. 2 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT)
Other HBO playdates: Dec. 2 (10:05 p.m., 11:10 p.m.), 4 (11:00 p.m.), 5 (10:00 p.m.), 6 (10:00 p.m.) and 8 (9:45 p.m.)
HBO2 playdates: Dec. 3 (9:00 p.m.), 6 (11:00 p.m.), 7 (10:00 p.m.) and 9 (3:15 p.m.)
Desperate to weaken Gyp’s (Bobby Cannavale) alliance with Masseria (Ivo Nandi) and reclaim Atlantic City, Nucky (Steve Buscemi) cedes control of one of his prized assets to Rothstein (Michael Stuhlbarg). Harrow (Jack Huston) returns to Gillian’s (Gretchen Mol) brothel for some unfinished business; Luciano (Vincent Piazza) is forced to take on a new heroin partner after being arrested in New York; Chalky (Michael Kenneth Williams) and Capone (Stephen Graham) put their enmity on hold while taking on Masseria’s men; Margaret (Kelly Macdonald) decides to end one relationship and considers resuming another.
Written by Terence Winter and Howard Korder; directed by Tim Van Patten.
—Posted by Rebecca Murray