While Ace tours a prison outreach horse retirement farm with Claire, Israel tries to convince Smythe that his boss is on the level. Jerry and his erstwhile card dealer, Naomi, try to win their way into a poker tournament. Lonnie decides to "go it alone" by putting in a claim for another horse, a filly named Niagara's Fall. Walter meets with Hartstone, a lawyer, to defend his ownership of Gettin'Up Morning, and has to make a decision about which jockey will ride him next. Rosie asks Joey to be her advocate; Ronnie attends AA in an attempt to get his life, and career, back on track.
Did You Know?
A horse was injured during filming and later euthanized. This was the second time a horse was injured and euthanized during production of this series. In the credits, the American Humane Association certification "No Animals Were Harmed" does not appear. Instead it says, "The American Humane Society Monitored the animal action." The horses' deaths led to the series' eventual cancellation by HBO. See more
Splitting the Atom
Written by Robert Del Naja
, Grant Marshall
, Neil Davidge
and Damon Albarn
Performed by Massive Attack See more