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Decided to give series 1 a try after noticing all the series up on Amazon prime. Stayed away from it for years because I wasn't a fan of the British series but actually ended up really enjoying the American version and love Steve Carell in it.










Decided to give series 1 a try after noticing all the series up on Amazon prime. Stayed away from it for years because I wasn't a fan of the British series but actually ended up really enjoying the American version and love Steve Carell in it.


I loved the original so much I never could watch this version.
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Tuned in to watch this years Eurovision. Israel, despite all the people 'boycotting' and protesting received nearly 400 points. More than the UK, who got about 46 points and zero points from the audience voting.




Just finished up the seven episode run of Bodkin on Netflix. It caught my eye because Will Forte was in it and I hadn't really seen him in anything since The Last Man On Earth was canceled abruptly. But he actually doesn't star in it. He gets a "and Will Forte" with a fourth billing which makes sense since he's basically a supporting character. The real star is SiobhŠn Cullen as Dove Maloney, followed by Robyn Cara as Emmy Sizergh and David Wilmot as Seamus Gallagher. It's about podcaster Gilbert Power (Forte) who journeys to the Irish coastal town of Bodkin to research the disappearance of three people during the Samhain festival 25 years before.

Cullen plays an investigative journalist from Dublin who's trying to distance herself from her own indiscretions. Cara is Gilbert's assistant and an aspiring journalist and Wilmot has the meatiest role as a fisherman with lots and lots of things to hide. I loved him in The Guard where he played the self described "sociopath not a psychopath" Liam O'Leary. It starts out well enough then gets better and draws you in. But then it goes on a little too long and the ending sort of sputters and fizzles. It's still worth a watch though.



Tuned in to watch this years Eurovision. Israel, despite all the people 'boycotting' and protesting received nearly 400 points. More than the UK, who got about 46 points and zero points from the audience voting.

Still canít believe this actually still exists.



Just finished up Fallout on Prime. It started out kind of slow (at least to me). But I just figured it was because I don't play video games so I had zero familiarity with the story outside of it being post apocalyptic. But it certainly got better at least to the point where I kept starting additional episodes. A lot of that had to with the way they set up the S1 arc. With numerous mysteries to be delved into and sussed out.

What happened in Vault 32 and what's going on with the Overseers? The origins of the Ghoul (Walton Goggins refuses to disappoint you no matter what the role). Vault-Tec Corporation and the Enclave and the New Republic of California. They crammed a lot in but it didn't feel overstuffed (at least to me). They did set up a S2 and I looked up enough about the game to assume it'll be based on Fallout: New Vegas. I'll definitely check it out.



I also just finished up S2 of Sweet Tooth after rewatching S1 in preparation for Thursday's release of the third and final season. It was kind of weird watching two distinctly different post apocalyptic shows at the same time. I watched Fallout by myself and Sweet Tooth with my family. ST being the more family friendly show. It's okay. Some of it was a little cloying and I thought the villain, General Douglas Abbott, was missing whatever it is that makes for a compelling bad guy. From the looks of the S3 trailer they shed excess baggage by wrapping up numerous storylines and kept the more interesting characters. I'll be watching day after tomorrow.



Finished up the third and final season of Sweet Tooth. It ended about the only way it could with the hybrids and the remaining human population and the Sick looming over everything. I never read the DC comic so I don't know how faithful it was but all in all I'm glad I watched it.



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Desert High on Apple found itís way into my life last night. You know. Going to bed early, just gonna kick around the phone a bit and thenÖ

Up pops the worldís favorite snaggle-tooth in a story about a daughter grieving the loss of a parent while dealing with an opioid addiction. Itís not as heavy as it sounds. Sheís a PI!

Brad Garrett (not being a cartoon), Ben Stillerís wife, Matt Ö.. not Matt Damon, the other one, a guy who you will think is Billy Elliot and more make this an experience.

Any show that makes you want to watch the next episode is always a good sign!





Boy Swallows Universe


Excellent Aussie mini series, that's part crime drama & part fantasy. The little kid who plays the lead is utterly brilliant, alongwith the rest of the cast.

It felt like reading a nice little book.



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That first episode of Silo is primo.



The new series of Doctor Who finished tonight.




for the whole series...

Really really disappointing series. Even the series with Jodie Whittaker in the role was far more interesting...

Also, like a lot of people watching, one particular reveal was extremely disappointing after waiting all series to find out.

Sigh...



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Finished s1 of Silo. Overall, great. Seems like the first 6 episodes are really cooking and then the tab is due for the final 4. After watching another post-apoc big time streaming show, I had a hunch where this was going. It was the birds!

Canít wait for the next season!



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🚨Random show alert 🚨

Desert High on Apple found itís way into my life last night. You know. Going to bed early, just gonna kick around the phone a bit and thenÖ

Up pops the worldís favorite snaggle-tooth in a story about a daughter grieving the loss of a parent while dealing with an opioid addiction. Itís not as heavy as it sounds. Sheís a PI!

Brad Garrett (not being a cartoon), Ben Stillerís wife, Matt Ö.. not Matt Damon, the other one, a guy who you will think is Billy Elliot and more make this an experience.

Any show that makes you want to watch the next episode is always a good sign!
Rupert Friend?! yes please! loved him in Homeland



I just started watching Mr Inbetween, and it's quite good. The acting is strong, the characters are interesting, and the scenes are well constructed. From crime drama to the violence, and to the interpersonal scenes, they're all done well and it's a great blend. The intelligence of the characters is authentic, demonstrating how people come to know and learn things through psychological tactics like truth detection. The protagonist is very careful with his words, and speaks intellectually using cunning rather than brute force. He's a true practitioner of the philosophy that the pen is mightier than the sword.