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Old Sep 14th 2017, 2:46 am   #721
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Old Sep 14th 2017, 6:31 am   #722
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Do you like Mrs. Brown's Boys?
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Old Sep 14th 2017, 12:47 pm   #723
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No, It's annoying !!
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Well I love it, and the follow-up series 'All round to Mrs Brown's'
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Old Sep 14th 2017, 3:59 pm   #725
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Well I love it, and the follow-up series 'All round to Mrs Brown's'
My wife too, she can watch it all night, and has done, maybe why it annoys me now lol
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Watched the first episode of Icelandic crime series Trapped...
Up to episode 8 right now. Brilliant.
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Did I say the Icelandic series Trapped was good?
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Did I say the Icelandic series Trapped was good?
I have it on 'my to watch' list on Netflix. I assume it is in Icelandic (a language I am completely conversant in ) or is it sub-titled or dubbed?
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I have it on 'my to watch' list on Netflix. I assume it is in Icelandic (a language I am completely conversant in ) or is it sub-titled or dubbed?
Subtitled. With the odd bit of English spoken.

It's weird...when something is good I often find myself wondering after whether it was really subtitled because it was easy to follow. When they switch to English and back again, it seems so seamless. I'm not aware that I have stopped reading.
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I'm going to watch the first installment of the Ken Burns Vietnam series in a half hour. Entitled Deja Vu, it chronicles the years 1858 - 1961.
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I agree, annoying and unfunny.
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BBC4 thriller/drama "Black Lake" looks promising.
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BBC4 thriller/drama "Black Lake" looks promising.
Watched first two episodes, good stuff.

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Rellik BBC1...This is easier once you get used to it.
Just watched part 2 on iPlayer.

I might wait for it to complete and then binge watch.

What with these backwards segments it's a little more difficult to keep track waiting a week before going backwards again.
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Tin Star, Tim Roth series, filmed in Alberta of all places. Mixed reviews from bad to good so we see, watching first 2 episodes and will go from there:@)

He is a British cop immigrant living in Little Bear BC who is now the town Cheif
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