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

Postby Jack Burton » 17 Apr 2012, 17:01

GuyInTaiwan wrote:
Baas Babelaas wrote:Game of Thrones S2, E1&2.

Struggling a little to get into it - too many (wannabe) kings.


I'd agree. I figure it will get better though.


I think there's only 5, but don't worry, the turnover rate in his novels is pretty high.... ie people die all the time. (is that considered a spoiler?)
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Re: What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

Postby bismarck » 17 Apr 2012, 23:45

lostinasia wrote:curious where they're going with Yarra/ Asha, because so far the actress certainly hasn't shown the spirit displayed in the book.

I'm disappointed in her casting, for the reason above, and she's not nearly as hot as I pictured her in the books. Not sure why they changed her name either, as I preferred Asha.

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Jack Burton wrote:
GuyInTaiwan wrote:
Baas Babelaas wrote:Game of Thrones S2, E1&2.

Struggling a little to get into it - too many (wannabe) kings.


I'd agree. I figure it will get better though.


I think there's only 5, but don't worry, the turnover rate in his novels is pretty high.... ie people die all the time. (is that considered a spoiler?)

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2. The King in the North - Robb Stark
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4. The King on the Iron Throne - Geoffrey Baratheon ergo Lannister
5. The King in the Narrow Sea - Stannis Baratheon
6. The King in Highgarden - Renly Baratheon
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Re: What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

Postby Icon » 18 Apr 2012, 10:02

Dunno in English, but in Spanish there is a fantastic fanpage with a list of all characters and their roles and stuff, set in a format you can keep open while watching the thing. With so many characters, it is easy to get confused.
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Re: What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

Postby Dougster » 20 Apr 2012, 00:20

Just finished watching "Eastbound and Down" season 1. Kenny Powers is the man!
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Re: What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

Postby Rockefeller » 20 Apr 2012, 02:37

Dougster wrote:Just finished watching "Eastbound and Down" season 1. Kenny Powers is the man!


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

Postby Icon » 20 Apr 2012, 09:52

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

Postby Rockefeller » 21 Apr 2012, 04:25

So Parks and Recreation came back from its break yesterday... saw the episode it was GREAT! Looking forward to next week's episode where Paul Rudd will come back for a guest star.

Btw If you haven't seen the show, I highly recommend it. Please give yourself a chance! Its much better than The Office (now especially since Steve Carell left).

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

Postby Icon » 21 Apr 2012, 22:01

So, how can I find out how much they cut off the plane version, ehem, Asian TV version, of GOT? It ran 43 minutes, if that helps.
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Re: What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

Postby bismarck » 21 Apr 2012, 22:10

Icon wrote:So, how can I find out how much they cut off the plane version, ehem, Asian TV version, of GOT? It ran 43 minutes, if that helps.

Season 2:
Episode 1 = 55:09 Episode 2 = 54:57 Episode 3 = 54:12

Seems 10 or more minutes short ... :idunno:
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Re: What Are You Watching (TV Series, etc.)?

Postby Icon » 21 Apr 2012, 22:14

bismarck wrote:
Icon wrote:So, how can I find out how much they cut off the plane version, ehem, Asian TV version, of GOT? It ran 43 minutes, if that helps.

Season 2:
Episode 1 = 55:09 Episode 2 = 54:57 Episode 3 = 54:12

Seems 10 or more minutes short ... :idunno:


Counting end credits or just action? With end credits it was 50, so I thought it wasn't that bad. At least that I noticed...
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