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The Ghost of Harrenhal 

Tyrion investigates a secret weapon that King Joffrey plans to use against Stannis. Meanwhile, as a token for saving his life, Jaqen H'ghar offers to kill three people that Arya chooses.

Director:

David Petrarca

Writers:

George R.R. Martin (based on "A Song of Ice and Fire" by), David Benioff (created by) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Peter Dinklage ... Tyrion Lannister
Lena Headey ... Cersei Lannister
Michelle Fairley ... Catelyn Stark
Emilia Clarke ... Daenerys Targaryen
Aidan Gillen ... Petyr 'Littlefinger' Baelish
Iain Glen ... Jorah Mormont
Kit Harington ... Jon Snow
Charles Dance ... Tywin Lannister
Liam Cunningham ... Davos Seaworth
Alfie Allen ... Theon Greyjoy
John Bradley ... Samwell Tarly
Isaac Hempstead Wright ... Bran Stark
Maisie Williams ... Arya Stark
Stephen Dillane ... Stannis Baratheon
Natalie Dormer ... Margaery Tyrell
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Storyline

Catelyn and Renly come to an agreement and he agrees to join forces with Robb but witchcraft intervenes forcing her to flee with Brienne. As Stannis' fleet approaches Renly's camp, Petyr Baelish has advice for Margaery and her brother. At King's Landing, Cersei assures Tyrion that siege preparations are well under way and he learns the specifics from Lancel. In the Iron Islands Theon sets sail though has some difficulty gaining his crew's respect. Arya makes a deal with Jaqen H'ghar who promises her three lives in return for her having saved his. North of the Wall the Watchmen arrive at their camp. In Qarth, Daxos has gifts for Daenarys and has a proposition for her: access to his untold riches - and the Iron Throne - if he marries her. In Winterfell, Osha sees something in Bran's dreams. Written by garykmcd

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 April 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Ghost of Harrenhal See more »

Filming Locations:

Vík, Iceland See more »

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Budget:

GBP6,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | Dolby Atmos (Blu-ray release)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

According to the novel, it was not Dagmer's but Theon's idea to attack Torrhen's Square as a diversion, in order to conquer Winterfell. See more »

Goofs

Before Brienne swears her oath to Catelyn, she is seen leading a white horse. The horse initially has a muddy left-hindquarter, but the next time it is seen within the same scene, there is no mud. See more »

Quotes

[Arya watches Gendry wielding a sword he has just forged]
Arya Stark: You should stand sideface.
Gendry: Huh? Sideface?
Arya Stark: Sideways.
Gendry: Why?
Arya Stark: Smaller target.
Gendry: [looks around] Am I fighting someone?
Arya Stark: You're practicing for a fight. You should practice right.
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Connections

Referenced in Game of Thrones: The Children (2014) See more »

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Main Title
(uncredited)
Written and Performed by Ramin Djawadi
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Some interesting developments
23 June 2019 | by IamIngeSee all my reviews

This and the previous episode does not constitute the best stretch of the series. Still, this episode nicely sets the stage for interesting things to come.


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