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'Boardwalk Empire' recap: Uprising in Cuba turns deadly
'Boardwalk Empire' recap: Uprising in Cuba turns deadly

Political turmoil in Cuba claims the life of shady entrepreneur Sally Wheet (Patricia Arquette) on “Cuanto,” Episode 52 of HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire.” Sally and her bootlegging partner Nucky Thompson (Steve Buscemi) planned to make a killing by importing Bacardi rum to the United States once Prohibition ended. Instead, Sally gets killed at a military roadblock outside Havana. Driving past curfew with a pistol strapped to her thigh, Sally figured she could talk her way through the checkpoint by dropping the name of Bacardi owner Maxime Ronis (Lee Godart). When that approach didn’t work, she offered a bribe. “How much?” she asked in...

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