Worst & Best Boardwalk Empire Episodes





Title: Boardwalk Empire
Genre: US Crime
Series: 5
Episodes: 56
First Transmission: 2010-2014

A New Jersey politician conspires with gangsters during the Prohibition era

 

Episode Rankings

 

Notes

*The Standard Deviation (SD) of the ratings is a measure of how much spread there is in the numbers. The median represents the middle value of the ratings

The top-rated episode differs from the mean-rated episode by 2.36 standard deviations.

The bottom-rated episode differs from the mean-rated episode by 2.04 standard deviations.

 

Best Episode #35

Two Imposters (2012) – Owen’s dead body is delivered in a crate. Nucky spends the next day with a seriously wounded Eddie and Gyp’s thugs trying to kill him.

2nd Best Episode #48

Farewell Daddy Blues (2013) – Agent Knox launches his plan to bring Nucky down. Capone and Torrio reach an agreement. Chalky looks to settle scores.

3rd Best Episode #36

Margate Sands (2012) – After promising Rothstein Mellon’s distillery, Masseria is persuaded to withdraw his support for Gyp. Margaret finds an abortionist in Brooklyn.

4th Best Episode #56

Eldorado (2014) – Nucky visits Gillian and faces a turning point. Capone prepares to face trial.

5th Best Episode #24

To the Lost (2011) – Jimmy tries to make things right with Nucky. Nucky marries Margaret to avoid her testimony.

Worst Episode #30

Ging Gang Goolie (2012) – Nucky is harassed by Daugherty’s men on trumped up charges and he forms an alliance with Esther Randolph.

 

 

Full Episode List

Key:-Blue episodes rated above par. Brown episodes rated below par.

#1 Boardwalk Empire (2010)
#2 The Ivory Tower (2010)
#3 Broadway Limited (2010)
#4 Anastasia (2010)
#5 Nights in Ballygran (2010)
#6 Family Limitation (2010)
#7 Home (2010)
#8 Hold Me in Paradise (2010)
#9 Belle Femme (2010)
#10 The Emerald City (2010)
#11 Paris Green (2010)
#12 A Return to Normalcy (2010)
#13 21 (2011)
#14 Ourselves Alone (2011)
#15 A Dangerous Maid (2011)
#16 What Does the Bee Do? (2011)
#17 Gimcrack and Bunkum (2011)
#18 The Age of Reason (2011)
#19 Peg of Old (2011)
#20 Two Boats and a Lifeguard (2011)
#21 Battle of the Century (2011)
#22 Georgia Peaches (2011)
#23 Under God’s Power She Flourishes (2011)
#24 To the Lost (2011)
#25 Resolution (2012)
#26 Spaghetti and Coffee (2012)
#27 Bone for Tuna (2012)
#28 Blue Bell Boy (2012)
#29 You’d Be Surprised (2012)
#30 Ging Gang Goolie (2012)
#31 Sunday Best (2012)
#32 The Pony (2012)
#33 The Milkmaid’s Lot (2012)
#34 A Man, a Plan… (2012)
#35 Two Imposters (2012)
#36 Margate Sands (2012)
#37 New York Sour (2013)
#38 Resignation (2013)
#39 Acres of Diamonds (2013)
#40 All In (2013)
#41 Erlk\\u00f6nig (2013)
#42 The North Star (2013)
#43 William Wilson (2013)
#44 The Old Ship of Zion (2013)
#45 Marriage and Hunting (2013)
#46 White Horse Pike (2013)
#47 Havre de Grace (2013)
#48 Farewell Daddy Blues (2013)
#49 Golden Days for Boys and Girls (2014)
#50 The Good Listener (2014)
#51 What Jesus Said (2014)
#52 Cuanto (2014)
#53 King of Norway (2014)
#54 Devil You Know (2014)
#55 Friendless Child (2014)
#56 Eldorado (2014)