Game Of Thrones Season 5 Episode 8 : Hardhome” is the eighth episode of the fifth season of HBO’s fantasy television series Game of Thrones, and the 48th overall. The episode was written by the series’ creators David Benioff and D. B. Weiss, and directed by Miguel Sapochnik. The episode aired on May 31, 2015 and features a climactic battle sequence at the episode’s eponymous Wildling village, a battle mentioned but not seen in the original source material. It has since been hailed by many reviewers and fans as one of the series’ best episodesCersei (Lena Headey) is visited by Septa Unella (Hannah Waddingham), who offers her water in exchange for a confession of her sins. Cersei asks to speak with Tommen, and is struck by the Septa. Later, Qyburn (Anton Lesser) visits Cersei and tells her about the crimes she is charged with, including incest and the murder of Robert Baratheon, which she rejects as lies. Qyburn also tells her that Grand Maester Pycelle has taken control of the Small Council and has sent for her uncle, Kevan, to return from Casterly Rock and serve as Tommen’s Hand. Before leaving, Qyburn tells Cersei that “the work continues”.Arya (Maisie Williams) assumes the identity of Lana, an oyster seller. While practicing acting with Jaqen, she describes her typical day to Jaqen (Tom Wlaschiha), who tells her to change her daily route, and to instead head to the harbour. There, she encounters, and sells oysters to a life insurance salesman. Jaqen explains that the family of one of the salesman’s clients hired the Faceless Men to kill him after he refused to pay out when said client drowned at sea. He tells Arya to return to the harbour and learn everything she can about the insurer before poisoning him.
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Adventure | Drama | Fantasy
Release: 01 June 2015 (Usa)
IMDB Rating : 9.9/10
Director: Miguel Sapochnik
Writers: George R.R. Martin
Stars : Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke