The Borgias 3 Seasons 2012
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1. The Borgia Bull Pope Alexander VI takes a new lover and hosts a grand celebration; the rivalry between Cesare and Juan spills into the streets; Lucrezia tends to her newborn child; Della Rovere escapes assassination.
2. Paolo The father of Lucrezia's child travels to Rome but suffers an unfortunate fate at the hands of Juan; the Pope's lovers take him in disguise on a tour of Rome's indigent.
3. The Beautiful Deception Lucrezia embarks on a hunger strike over her father's refusal to allow a Catholic burial for her lover; the French turn back toward Rome; Della Rovere slips back into the city.
4. Stray Dogs Cesare recruits a band of mercenaries to seek revenge on the retreating French troops; the Pope forges more strategic alliances; Lucrezia joins Giulia's quest to aid Rome's poor.
5. The Choice Cesare deals with the cunning Sforzas decisively; Alexander travels to Florence in disguise to hear the fiery preacher Savonarola.
6. Day of Ashes Alexander fasts after a lightning strike on St. Peter's Basilica; Cesare tries to prove his worth as a military commander; the Pope pressures Lucrezia to enter another political marriage.
7. The Siege at Forli Juan's triumph in Spain is short-lived; Lucrezia scuttles a scheme to marry her off to a rich merchant; Savonarola conducts the infamous Bonfire of the Vanities.
8. Truth and Lies Back in Rome, Juan flaunts a wounded leg and spins a yarn about his valiant conduct at his army's defeat at Forli. Lucrezia, Giulia and Vanozza discover that the improvements to an orphanage they demanded from the Cardinals have not been begun.
9. World of Wonders It's Easter, but Alexander continues to fast. A new taster is recruited, and Antonello gets the job - Della Rovere's assassin is ready to strike. In Florence, Cesare challenges Savonarola to a trial by fire. Raffaello meanwhile, formally asks for Lucrezia's…
10. The Confession While Alexander worries that Juan has not come home, Savonarola is tortured on the rack but will not confess. Cesare, determined to destroy his legacy as well as his body, fakes a confession and Savonarola is burned as a heretic. Meanwhile, a new suitor…
|Starring||Jeremy Irons, François Arnaud|
|Supporting actors||Holliday Grainger, Joanne Whalley, Lotte Verbeek, David Oakes, Sean Harris, Peter Sullivan, Colm Feore, Michel Muller, Augustus Prew, James Tate, Nan Kerr, Melia Kreiling, Philip Perkinson, David Lowe, Edward de Souza, Mark Noble, Edward Akrout, Jemima West|
|Producers||Howard Ellis, Justin Falvey, James Flynn, Bill Goddard, Adam Goodman, Sheila Hockin, Neil Jordan, David Leland, Steve Matthews, Jack Rapke, Karen Richards, John Weber|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
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