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Re: TV thread

Postby Derwood » Thu Sep 06, 2018 5:38 pm

NOLA wrote:
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NOLA wrote:Is no one else watching Castle Rock on Hulu? Seriously one of the best shows I have ever seen.


A coworker is watching it, and he loves it, but he's also a Stephen King freak...so I have a hard time knowing if my popular-movie-only knowledge of Stephen King will be sufficient to enjoy it the same way.

I am absolutely not a Stephen King fan, and this show is amazing. I was worried that the Stephen King references would be hokey (Shawshank prison is involved), but it doesn’t play on that at all. It might be the best show I’ve seen. It’s that good.


Stephen King is one of the most self-referential writers ever, so it makes sense that the show is the same
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Re: TV thread

Postby Brian707 » Thu Sep 06, 2018 5:47 pm

I can get Hulu free trial, might have to give this show a shot.
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Re: TV thread

Postby Ding Dong Johnson » Thu Sep 06, 2018 10:10 pm

I added it to my stuff or whatever, but I haven’t found the time to start it yet
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Re: TV thread

Postby javy knows my name » Sat Sep 08, 2018 8:02 am

NOLA wrote:
Banedon wrote:
NOLA wrote:Is no one else watching Castle Rock on Hulu? Seriously one of the best shows I have ever seen.


A coworker is watching it, and he loves it, but he's also a Stephen King freak...so I have a hard time knowing if my popular-movie-only knowledge of Stephen King will be sufficient to enjoy it the same way.

I am absolutely not a Stephen King fan, and this show is amazing. I was worried that the Stephen King references would be hokey (Shawshank prison is involved), but it doesn’t play on that at all. It might be the best show I’ve seen. It’s that good.


These superlatives for this silly show are just insane. It's not even the best show currently airing (BCS)
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Re: TV thread

Postby Banedon » Tue Sep 11, 2018 5:52 pm

Fall TV premiere calendar. Spoilered for size (you're welcome, Regular Show)

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Re: TV thread

Postby Forgotmyoldlogin » Wed Sep 12, 2018 3:11 pm

The first few minutes of the Good Place season premiere were posted to their official Facebook page.
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Re: TV thread

Postby Banedon » Wed Sep 12, 2018 3:31 pm

Forgotmyoldlogin wrote:The first few minutes of the Good Place season premiere were posted to their official Facebook page.


Yeah, to each their own but I'll pass. I can wait the two weeks till the premiere.
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Postby Brian » Sat Sep 15, 2018 5:46 pm

Bojack Horseman has done it again with Henry Fondle.
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Postby cl smooth » Tue Sep 18, 2018 2:14 am

Phillip Jennings got the Emmy but Elizabeth was robbed by Queen Elizabeth II.
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Postby Sammy Sofa » Wed Sep 19, 2018 2:55 am

Harvey Birdman's coming back with a half hour special:

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Re: TV thread

Postby Irrelevant Dude » Tue Sep 25, 2018 3:13 am

Did anyone watch Season 1 of Cobra Kai on You Tube? I'm halfway through it right now and, very suprisingly, it is freaking awesome.
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Re: TV thread

Postby CyHawk_Cub » Tue Sep 25, 2018 3:33 am

Irrelevant Dude wrote:Did anyone watch Season 1 of Cobra Kai on You Tube? I'm halfway through it right now and, very suprisingly, it is freaking awesome.


I was entertained. I mean,
Spoiler: show
the whole Johnny is a backwards ass chauvinist was way overdone, IMO
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Re: TV thread

Postby Bertz » Tue Sep 25, 2018 11:02 am

The new season of American Vandal is fantastic. I've seen a lot online about how it's not as funny as last year's, but I think the gap is way overstated.
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Re: TV thread

Postby NonProfitCow » Tue Sep 25, 2018 4:40 pm

Anyone else watch Forever on Amazon? I think I loved it.
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Re: TV thread

Postby cl smooth » Tue Sep 25, 2018 4:48 pm

going to start maniac this evening.
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Re: TV thread

Postby Bertz » Tue Sep 25, 2018 5:23 pm

NonProfitCow wrote:Anyone else watch Forever on Amazon? I think I loved it.


I liked it but didn't love it. The dialogue had the same problems as the first season of Master of None. It's this weird compulsion to include exposition explaining every single point being made. It's small, but it bugs the horsefeathers out of me.
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Postby jersey cubs fan » Tue Oct 02, 2018 6:26 pm

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Re: TV thread

Postby JudasIscariotTheBird » Tue Oct 02, 2018 10:05 pm

HELL YEAH. I don't have anything to play my VHSs with anymore.

https://www.netflix.com/title/70213238
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Re: TV thread

Postby Banedon » Wed Oct 03, 2018 3:23 pm

Full trailer for Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, which looks fun.

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Re: TV thread

Postby biittner77 » Wed Oct 03, 2018 4:05 pm

These superlatives for this silly show are just insane. It's not even the best show currently airing (BCS


This reminded me of a radio ad I heard for the local NBC affiliate. They were bragging about getting the syndication rights to Show The Big Bang Theory which they touted as "The funniest TV show ever"

Um, no. Not even a little.
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Re: TV thread

Postby Hairyducked Idiot » Wed Oct 03, 2018 4:09 pm

biittner77 wrote:
These superlatives for this silly show are just insane. It's not even the best show currently airing (BCS


This reminded me of a radio ad I heard for the local NBC affiliate. They were bragging about getting the syndication rights to Show The Big Bang Theory which they touted as "The funniest TV show ever"

Um, no. Not even a little.


But the main dude is *wink win* autistic. How *hilarious* is that?
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