Boardwalk Empire (2010–2014)
8.8/10
1,148
0 user 3 critic

The Old Ship of Zion 

Sally Wheet arrives from Florida with a crates of oranges and liquor, Knox continues to pursue criminal charges on the Thompsons, and Nucky helps reconcile Eli and Willie.

Director:

Timothy Van Patten (as Tim Van Patten)

Writers:

Terence Winter (created by), Cristine Chambers | 2 more credits »
Reviews

Watch Now

With Prime Video

ALL

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Steve Buscemi ... Enoch 'Nucky' Thompson
Kelly Macdonald ... Margaret Thompson (credit only)
Michael Shannon ... Nelson Van Alden (credit only)
Shea Whigham ... Elias 'Eli' Thompson
Michael Stuhlbarg ... Arnold Rothstein (credit only)
Stephen Graham ... Al Capone (credit only)
Vincent Piazza ... Lucky Luciano (credit only)
Michael Kenneth Williams ... Chalky White
Anthony Laciura ... Eddie Kessler (credit only)
Paul Sparks ... Mickey Doyle
Jack Huston ... Richard Harrow (credit only)
Ron Livingston ... Roy Phillips (credit only)
Jeffrey Wright ... Valentin Narcisse
Gretchen Mol ... Gillian Darmody (credit only)
Patricia Arquette ... Sally Wheet
Edit

Storyline

Nucky's shipment from Florida arrives with some unexpected cargo. Eli is backed into a corner. Agent Knox uncovers new dirt on the Thompsons. After talking things over with Nucky, Willie reconsiders his recent life choices. Chalky throws down the gauntlet to Valentin Narcisse, upholding his leadership on the Northside. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama | History

Certificate:

TV-MA | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 October 2013 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16 : 9
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

"The Old Ship of Zion" of the title refers to a traditional Negro spiritual. See more »

Quotes

Sally Wheet: What's his problem?
Enoch 'Nucky' Thompson: That's my brother.
Sally Wheet: No wonder he looks so miserable.
See more »

Soundtracks

Straight Up and Down
Written by Anton Newcombe
Performed by The Brian Jonestown Massacre
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed