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Reply #35 on: September 08, 2015, 08:52:41 PM


I miss Good Eats.  *Sniff*
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Reply #36 on: September 09, 2015, 09:00:17 AM

Hooray!

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Reply #37 on: October 21, 2016, 08:46:41 PM

And the new season just dropped, first episode was great.

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Reply #38 on: October 23, 2016, 08:21:46 AM

And the new season just dropped, first episode was great.

I wish they stuck the landing instead of giving us "we're all happy people past societies bullshit" ending.

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Reply #39 on: October 23, 2016, 11:28:05 AM

I liked it, because ten minutes into the episode I was thinking "okay so what happens if you just say fuck it to all of this?" and they eventually answered that question for me.

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Reply #40 on: October 23, 2016, 02:18:06 PM

Brief note for anyone starting the series: Power past the first episode of the first season, it is easily the weakest. Doesn't translate from British to American. It gets a lot better later.

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Reply #41 on: October 23, 2016, 07:59:25 PM

Jesus fucking christ, S3E3.  I need a brain scrub.

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Reply #42 on: October 25, 2016, 06:14:12 PM

San Junipero is one of the best love stories ever told.

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Reply #43 on: October 25, 2016, 10:13:52 PM

AMA on reddit. I haven't seen this series, but the AMA has me interested.

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Reply #44 on: October 26, 2016, 09:03:57 AM

Brief note for anyone starting the series: Power past the first episode of the first season, it is easily the weakest. Doesn't translate from British to American. It gets a lot better later.

--Dave

Don't skip it though. I always enjoy seeing new viewers reactions to what has to be one of the most ridicolous premises I've ever seen put on a tv screen.

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Reply #45 on: October 27, 2016, 08:00:17 PM

Yea, I thought the first episode was great.

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Reply #46 on: October 28, 2016, 12:55:58 AM

The first two episodes of season 3 are two of the three worst of the series, but I would not avoid them. However, there is nothing wrong with watching 3.3 before them.

I miss Good Eats.  *Sniff*
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Reply #47 on: November 10, 2016, 03:52:18 PM

Watching 3.5

Given the ... ahem ... recently political upheaval, it's not much fun.


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Reply #48 on: November 10, 2016, 04:30:01 PM

My three favorite episodes of the series:

1.) "Be Right Back" - Atwell was out of the world here.  Not the most realistic of these tales, but she gut punched me in this one.
2.) "The Entire History of You" - The most realistic cautionary tale. 
3.) "Shut Up and Dance" - I enjoyed the story, despite the clichés.

"San Junipero" could have been there, but the acting was just weak in some places.  I didn't buy the attachment either of the main characters had to each other.  I also didn't like the unearned twist.

I don't think I've seen White Christmas, yet, but they're all great. 

I miss Good Eats.  *Sniff*
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Reply #49 on: June 18, 2017, 08:29:22 AM

Netflix Submits Episodes as Movies in Sneaky Emmys Strategy

http://www.indiewire.com/2017/06/black-mirror-netflix-category-tv-movie-emmy-emmys-1201842522/

I actually hope this works for them. Most episodes are 10x better than most feature length films.

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Reply #50 on: June 29, 2017, 10:50:09 AM

Just crushed this show in like a day. Really enjoyed it. I like that I'm still thinking about it, just enough mindfuck for me!

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Reply #51 on: July 14, 2017, 02:53:57 AM

Netflix Submits Episodes as Movies in Sneaky Emmys Strategy

http://www.indiewire.com/2017/06/black-mirror-netflix-category-tv-movie-emmy-emmys-1201842522/

I actually hope this works for them. Most episodes are 10x better than most feature length films.

Follow-up: it worked! San Junipero picked up two noms, one for creator Charlie Brooker, for Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series, Movie or Dramatic Special. The other for Outstanding TV Movie!

"Those lights, combined with the polygamous Nazi mushrooms, will mess you up."

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