Down but never out, Chalky seizes an opportunity to extricate himself from a difficult situation. Chalky locates Narcisse's brothel in order to kill him, but instead finds a small girl sleeping on the couch, and his old mistress, Daughter Maitland, in his room. Back in the past, Deputy Nucky has now moved young Gillian into his home, where she is groomed and cared for by Mabel. Facing a shared dilemma, Nucky and Margaret find common ground in Atlantic City. Capone ultimately spares him after Van Alden makes a compelling speech, which shrewdly appeals to his ego while making insinuations about Luciano's lack of respect.
Arriving at the Commodore's mansion, Sheriff Lindsay resigns and hands his sheriff's badge to Nucky, having finally reached the limits of his conscience. Nucky scrambles to prevent the meeting from turning into a full-on bloodbath as guns are cocked, but can't keep the provoked Archimedes from going for his gun and getting shot dead by Pinky. Harper reveals that his real name is Tommy Darmody, Jimmy's son and Gillian's grandson, and shoots Nucky three times before being restrained by revenue agents. Back in New York, Luciano and Lansky gather crime bosses from New York and all around the country and form the Commission, a singular body will mediate relations between all crime organizations in the country. In 1931 Cuba, Nucky forges ties with Bacardi Rum with the hope of Prohibition's repeal in the U. Federal Agents enlist Eli and Van Alden to help take down the Capone Organization.
In the present day, Nucky drowns his frustrations and grief over Sally's death at a seedy bar, where he ends up in a drunken fight and is robbed by two women who leave him knocked out in the alley. Desperate to save Will, Nucky offers everything he has, while Lansky and Luciano consider his request and ask him to get on his knees. Margaret is brought in for questioning about her boss's suicide and Arnold Rothstein's name surfaces, in conjunction with questionable stock trading practices. After Daughter leaves, Chalky is led out back, where he is unsurprised to find himself blocked off by a line of Narcisse's men, guns raised to execute him. Narcisse informs him that things are changing and the Luciano threat is rising, then offers him a position in his organization. In Chicago, Eli and Van Alden are tasked by Al Capone's new right hand man, Mike D'Angelo, to recoup money lost during a federal raid by Eliot Ness. Sitting alone, Nucky contemplates everything that has happened, and finally opens and reads the letter sent to him from Gillian Darmody, who pleads for him to show the same compassion and help he offered her as a young child.
Set in 1931, six years after the events of Season 4, the country is in the throes of the Great Depression. In 1897, young Nucky looks to win over Mabel's father while asking for expanded responsibilities as deputy sheriff. In 1897, Mabel and Nucky argue about a young runaway from Trenton, while Nucky does a discreet favor for the Commodore. Johnson , a political figure who rose to prominence and controlled Atlantic City, New Jersey, during the Prohibition period of the 1920s and 1930s. Will he succeeded in saving the empire of him? In 1884, a young Nucky deals with the death of his sister, Susan, while his father has a standoff with the Commodore.
In a flashback to 1884, a young Nucky makes an impression on the Commodore. Milton insists they take them hostage, and accuses the mother of past wrongs and a hidden safe despite her insistence of neither of these things. While working on Wall Street, Margaret finds herself in the hot seat when her boss, facing an internal investigation, decides his own future. Eli and Nelson are blackmailed by the feds to work with them against Al Capone by stealing his financial ledgers, or face prison and the death penalty. In 1897, Mabel and Nucky argue about a young runaway from Trenton, while Nucky does a discreet favor for the Commodore. He then meets Gillian in the sanitarium, telling her the most he can do is set up a trust fund for her when she is released. While this occurs, the mother and daughter retrieve the dropped gun, but do not shoot Chalky, and instead order him to take the nine dollars they have and get out.
Nelson snaps and tries to kill Capone by strangulation while finally admitting to his past as a Prohibition agent, but is shot in the head by Mike D'Angelo before he can reveal that the feds are investigating Capone. Meanwhile, the death of Arnold Rothstein has led to a major power struggle; Margaret's fragile job on Wall Street is threatened by her boss's suicide; Chalky White looks to exact revenge on Valentin Narcisse; and Eli Thompson is now working with Van Alden under Al Capone. Chalky discreetly seeks out Nucky to learn the location of Valentine Narcisse. In New York, Margaret finds herself in a quandary as a result of her association with Arnold Rothstein. Nucky, at war with Luciano, looks to hold onto his assets in Atlantic City. Eli's son Willie Thompson is now pursuing a career as a prosecutor, but with a possible ulterior motive. After returning to Atlantic city, Nucky comes across Gillian again, who is participating in a parade.
Nucky later sits down with Maranzano and Luciano, but in doing so recalls Tonino's culpability after seeing a boardwalk caricature in memory of old flame Billie Kent. Through flashbacks, the early life of a young Enoch and Eli Thompson is depicted, showing their volatile upbringing and the relationship between Enoch and a young Commodore. In Harlem, Chalky encounters Narcisse in hopes of setting Daughter Maitland free. Margaret is moving up the ranks at her job in New York, but her life of independence and stability is thrown into danger after her boss commits suicide. In Boardwalk Empire Season 5 Episode 8 Putlocker Full Episodes, Nucky visits Gillian, Luciano and Lansky deal with Narcisse and young Nucky faces a turning point.
Gillian Darmody has gone completely clean during her court-mandated confinement in a women's sanitarium, and begins planning how to get out. Back in New York, an older Luciano sets up a meeting with Joe Masseria to discuss rival gangster Salvatore Maranzano. Back in the present, Nucky comes across Joe Harper again. With these heavy losses, tension begins to rise between Nucky and Maranzano, with Nucky heatedly arguing to strike back definitively and Maranzano counseling deliberation and caution. Archived from on November 4, 2014. Nucky, Luciano and Lansky later meet in full force to make an exchange of hostages, but a limping Siegel cunningly feints his movements as the two walk pass each other, forcing Will back into the arms of Luciano and Lansky's men. Nucky sits down with Torrio to further discuss a new meeting with Maranzano, which Torrio sets up and plans to attend.
As Nucky apparently dies, he sees a vision of a younger version of himself swimming in the ocean and catching a coin. Nucky Thompson understands quickly that for having money one has to be able to earn them. Archived from on October 23, 2014. After a shakeup, Nucky looks to relocate to Manhattan from Atlantic City. Having gotten what he wanted, D'Angelo lets Eli go in the lobby, unconcerned with his fate, and throws a crumpled bill at his feet for bus fare. In New York, Lucky Luciano sets in motion a bold plan--a move that reverberates with Nucky all the way in Cuba.
As their discussion concludes, Luciano excuses himself to the washroom, leaving Masseria to be gunned down at the table by Bugsy Siegel and Tonino Sandrelli. Mouse over thumbnail for slideshow. Following hours of tense confrontation and questioning of their hostages, Chalky kills Milton with a hammer to the head after Milton puts a cocked revolver to the daughter's head. He is then summoned to his family home, where he physically beats his father for hitting his mother again, and warns there will be consequences if harm were to come to his mother again. For the , the cast was nominated for Best Drama Ensemble, was nominated for Best Drama Actor, and the series was nominated for Best Stunt Team.