Go Back   Forums @ The Digital Fix > Entertainment Discussion Forums > Television Discussion


Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-04-2019, 11:57   #41
I liek Star Trek
LeftHandedGuitarist's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2000
Location: Deep Space Nine
Posts: 8,672
Thanks: 272
Thanked 324 Times in 183 Posts
I was hoping that would get picked up by a UK broadcaster, but nothing yet.
LeftHandedGuitarist is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-04-2019, 12:11   #42
bum of the highest order
Join Date: May 2001
Location: In a Shoebox, In A Hole In the Road
Posts: 12,641
Thanks: 107
Thanked 733 Times in 466 Posts
Originally Posted by BigH View Post
just started Weird City - new anthology show from Jordan Peele

Each of the episodes is set in the same city but with different story/cast

They're all a bit like a 'nice' Black Mirror episode - not brill, but perfectly OK
got round to watching these last night and enjoyed them for what they are. Nothing major, a fun bit of fluff I thought. Not sure why the reviews on IMDB are so bad, but that's the internet I guess.
bumfrog is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-04-2019, 18:24   #43
worn to perfection
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: Come out to the coast, we'll get together, have a few laughs
Posts: 6,981
Thanks: 227
Thanked 367 Times in 228 Posts
A couple more new shows for the pile:

Warrior is worth a look if you like your martial arts. Based on the writings of Bruce Lee (I'm told it was his initial pitch for Kung Fu before Warners went with David Carradine back in the 70s), it's about Chinese immigrants in San Francisco in the late 1800s & being a Cinemax show, it's full of swearing, blood & gratuitous nudity. Plus you get a fight every ten minutes, so there's no time to get bored. Hope they can keep the pace up...

Fans of Super Troopers might want to check out Tacoma FD, about a small-town fire department & their idiotic shenanigans. It's created by Kevin Heffernan & Steve Lemme from Broken Lizard & the humour is much the same as ST.

The pilot episode of Canadian cop drama Hudson & Rex about a cop & his canine partner was quite terrible. I can only assume the lead guy was a model before he was hired for this, as he (& the rest of the cast) is easily out-acted by the dog in every single scene. People who grew up in the early 80s might look at this as The Littlest Hobo Joins The Police. Skip it.
aprout is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Good website that shows future listings of US shows? Herbal Television Discussion 13 17-09-2005 20:13
Toshiba 2019 and RCE robbiez666 Home Entertainment Hardware forum 1 04-06-2004 13:01

All times are GMT. The time now is 17:37.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright ©2000 - 2018 Poisonous Monkey Ltd. Part of The Digital Fix Network