What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

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Re: What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

Postby Toe Save » 04 Apr 2012, 15:37

I love my tracker. I just watched Game of Thrones S2E2. So many Kings. So few thrones. What a great show.
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Re: What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

Postby jimipresley » 04 Apr 2012, 15:43

Toe Save wrote:I love my tracker. I just watched Game of Thrones S2E2. So many Kings. So few thrones. What a great show.

Yeah, it's magnificent. :thumbsup:

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Re: What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

Postby Icon » 04 Apr 2012, 17:32

Just had a great laugh with the poor guys they sent over on the real Amazing Race set in Taipei. So difficult to get around, I mean, the first clue was a billboard in Ximending. kind of looking for a Chinese student with glasses at Tai-Da...
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Re: What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

Postby Rockefeller » 04 Apr 2012, 19:02

bismarck wrote:The Season 8 premiere of Smallville was bloody awesome!! Watched episode 1 and 2 back to back. :thumbsup: :thumbsup:


Can't say about anything prior to s8 (since that's where I picked up the show), but happy to tell ya IMO it only gets better from there. The Tess character is pretty well done, and the actor who plays Lois really steps up her game as the show progresses. :bravo:


rob_the_canuck wrote:Any of you gents know a website I can watch TV series on? I don't mind paying a monthly fee if need be, but the constant censoring out of important bits of shows on Star, etc and seriously inconvenient times is getting to me. Plus, there are a ton of shows I really want to watch, but can't. Does Netflix offer international service yet?


Does Hulu plus work here?
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Re: What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

Postby Rockefeller » 04 Apr 2012, 19:03

jimipresley wrote:I watched the first season of "American Horror Story" in one sitting a while back. I liked it. But then again, I also like "Glee". :oops:


I've only seen the Madonna and Britney Spears episodes, but they were good. Nothing to be embarrassed of :-)
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Re: What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

Postby Icon » 05 Apr 2012, 13:12

Until June... *sigh*

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Re: What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

Postby monoclub » 12 Apr 2012, 09:46

Saw "The Slap" and Aussie drama series being advertised on the Sundance channel and decided to DL.
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Re: What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

Postby Rockefeller » 12 Apr 2012, 19:43

Friday Night Lights was awesome! Season two not so much, but on the whole a dope show. :thumbsup:

Icon wrote:Until June... *sigh*



Another fan of the supernatural, eh? I take it you're also a fan of twilight?
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Re: What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

Postby Icon » 12 Apr 2012, 22:05

Good heaven's, man, hell, NOOOOOOO!!!! I am a fan of the supernatural, not the superboring. And yes, i browsed the books, I have attempted to finish the movies. Mission Impossible. My brain rejects them on principle. :sick:

For instance, I liked Charmed, I liked The Dead Zone. True Blood is sort of cool, even if I have to endure the airplane version, but at least, the DVDs are, AFAIK, uncensored.

I really like Japanese, Thai and Hong Kong horror movies, and I even enjoy the old fashioned zombie vampire Taoist old movies on TV. Anything but Twig. You're killing me, man! :p
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Re: What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

Postby Dougster » 13 Apr 2012, 00:54

Has anyone seen any of Mad Men season 5? Don Draper was going off the rails a bit in season 4, and then got married, which was bit out of character. Not sure how the series is developing, maybe heading towards free love flower-power vibe.
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