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Significantly influenced by Martin Scorsese, Boardwalk Empire is set in Atlantic City, New Jersey during the Prohibition era.

It stars Steve Buscemi as Nucky Thompson, a political fixer and gangster. Also playing key roles on the show: Gretchen Mol and The Wire's Michael Kenneth Williams.

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Boardwalk Empire Quotes

Purity, sobriety, and the white Christian's Jesus.

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Nucky: First rule of politics, kiddo: never let the truth get in the way of a good story.