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'Boardwalk Empire' recap: Chalky's on the run; Margaret's in trouble
'Boardwalk Empire' recap: Chalky's on the run; Margaret's in trouble

After escaping prison with a half-crazy partner, Chalky White (Michael Kenneth Williams) becomes a reluctant hostage-taker on “What Jesus Said,” Episode 51 of HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire.” Chalky and fellow fugitive Milton (Warner Miller) break into a house to rob a safe. But the scheme goes awry when they’re discovered by a schoolgirl, Fern (Olivia Nikkanen); and her terrified mother, Marie (Mary Bacon). Wanting no part of this, Chalky urges an immediate exit. Milton controls the gun, however, and refuses to leave without the money. Fern is about the same age as Chalky’s daughter Maybelle (Christina Jackson) when she was killed during an...

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