TV Show Recommendations: History

Boardwalk Empire

Boardwalk Empire

From producers Terence Winter, Martin Scorsese, and Mark Whalberg, Boardwalk Empire begins on the eve of Prohibition in 1920. In Atlantic City, Treasurer Nucky Thompson runs everything. With the beginning of Prohibition, he finds his world changing. His protege Jimmy Darmody has returned from the Great War a changed man, his mistress is doing everything she can to keep him, his brother is increasingly dissatisfied in his place in Nucky's world, and he finds himself intrigued by widow Margaret Schroeder. The series stars Steve Buscemi, Michael Pitt, and Kelly Macdonald.

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This TV Show is recommended by Morgan.
COTWWSB Average Recommendation: Grointastic Like Whoa
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Carnivale

Carnivale

An often cryptic tale of the battle between good and evil, in which the main players are the crew of a travelling carnival during the Depression in the US, and a California-based preacher and his sister.

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This TV Show is recommended by Meaghan and Bonster.
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Deadwood

Deadwood

Deadwood, created by David Milch, tells the story of the settlement of Deadwood in the Dakota Territory at the end of the nineteenth century. Run by Al Swearengen, his leadership is called into question with the arrival of Seth Bullock. Starring Ian McShane, Timothy Olyphant, Molly Parker, Brad Dourif, Paula Malcolmson, Robin Weigert, and many, many more.

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This TV Show is recommended by Morgan.
COTWWSB Average Recommendation: Grointastic Like Whoa
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Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey tells the story of the inhabitants of the fictional house in Yorkshire, England. The lives of the Earl of Grantham, his family, and their servants are told against the backdrop of this magnificent house. Starring Maggie Smith, Hugh Bonneville, Elizabeth McGovern, Michelle Dockery, Dan Stevens, Brendan Coyle, and more.

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This TV Show is recommended by Morgan.
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Mad Men

Mad Men

AMC's original series tells the stories of men working on Madison Ave. in the advertising industry in the 1960s. Starring Jon Hamm, Vincent Karthieser, Elisabth Moss, John Slattery, January Jones and Christina Hendricks.

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This TV Show is recommended by Julie, Morgan, Bonster, and Holly.
COTWWSB Average Recommendation: Grointastic Like Whoa
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