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If you haven't watched Review yet you should. Always Sunny is still good. Brooklyn Nine-Nine too.
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Forgot about Veep this season! Cheers.
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I like Broad City. It's a bit like Spaced, but set in New York.

It seems not by accident either. I tweeted Edgar Wright a while ago saying that; he replied saying they asked me to direct the finale last year but I had to say no.
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Eucrid wrote:If you haven't watched Review yet you should. Always Sunny is still good. Brooklyn Nine-Nine too.


Love Review. Was gutted by the recent short season.

Normally enjoy Sunny but was put off by an early episode of the current season. Must give it a go again.

Brooklyn Nine Nine bugged me when I tried it a few years ago. I was a big Joanna Newsom fan at the time (still am tbh) so perhaps that got in the way.
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Dick Jones wrote:I like Broad City. It's a bit like Spaced, but set in New York.

It seems not by accident either. I tweeted Edgar Wright a while ago saying that; he replied saying they asked me to direct the finale last year but I had to say no.


Cool, yeah I loved Spaced. Baby Driver should be coming out this month.
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Yeah really looking forward to that. The trailers have actually been so-so, but he's such a talented and inventive director you just know it's going to be great. Everything he does is overflowing with ideas. Also, stunt driving ftw.

The trilogy is great obvs but Scott Pilgrim vs the World is the best thing he's done imo. Underrated.
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Baby Driver is probably the only thing to look forward to this summer.

Not sure it's going to be great though.
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100% on RT so far.
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Anyone watching American Gods?

I love it.

Dialog is fantastic, it looks incredible, its as mad as a box of frogs, and Lovejoy is just playing the Devil/Swearengen, so its a winner.
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I watched the first episode and thought it was a bit shit and didn't bother with any more
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enemies/friends wrote:I watched the first episode and thought it was a bit shit and didn't bother with any more


Same.

Biggy Shackleton wrote:
Dialog is fantastic, it looks incredible, its as mad as a box of frogs, and Lovejoy is just playing the Devil/Swearengen, so its a winner.



Does it improve vastly from the first episode or did you just get into it?
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ive watched first 3 and its a bit of a struggle tbh, im going to see it out though, at some stage
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I watched the first and thought it was interesting but having a hard time convincing my wife to keep watching it.
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i_ate_cats wrote:
enemies/friends wrote:I watched the first episode and thought it was a bit shit and didn't bother with any more


Same.

Biggy Shackleton wrote:
Dialog is fantastic, it looks incredible, its as mad as a box of frogs, and Lovejoy is just playing the Devil/Swearengen, so its a winner.



Does it improve vastly from the first episode or did you just get into it?


I liked it right from the off.

I've only watched 2 eps, mind.
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Has anyone ever watched the sketch show Man Stroke Woman. Curious if it's worth a go. Keep seeing this Nick Frost sketch from it

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Ah yeah i enjoyed it.
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Watched some of 13 Reasons Why last night.

A few minutes, it was so shit had to turn it off. I feel like it's been mentioned a lot here, did ye like it and why?

Someone told me during it that it was made for 13 year olds and that made much more sense to me but I don't know if it's true or not.

Awful acting, awful writing
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Loved it myself, couldn't wait to see what happened after each episode. The acting was shite but I stopped noticing for the most part after the first couple of episodes. The main guy was great as well
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I watched the first episode and didn't really like it. None of the characters are in any way compelling.
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Fuckin hell, House of Cards has been diabolical this season!
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