When alcohol was outlawed, outlaws became kings. The life and times of Enoch “Nucky” Thompson, Atlantic City’s undisputed czar at a time when Prohibition proved to be a major catalyst in the rise of organized crime in America. Equal parts politician and gangster, Nucky and his lieutenants – including an ambitious young WWI veteran named Jimmy Darmody – ruled during a time when illegal alcohol opened up highly lucrative opportunities for bootleggers and distributers.
Eastbound & Down
Washed-up major-league pitcher Kenny Powers returns to his North Carolina hometown after his career fizzles out. Refusing to admit his time as a pro baseball player has come and gone, Powers teaches phys ed at his former high school, while living with brother Dustin and his wife Cassie.
Olive Kitteridge tells the poignantly sweet, acerbically funny and devastatingly tragic story of a seemingly placid New England town wrought with illicit affairs, crime and tragedy, told through the lens of Olive, whose wicked wit and harsh demeanor mask a warm but troubled heart and staunch moral center.