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Re: CURRENT Television

Postby daftbeaker on Sun Aug 04, 2013 7:36 pm

The new Doctor Who is Peter Capaldi. I now have this wonderful mental image of a Malcolm Tucker meets the Daleks moment :haha:
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Re: CURRENT Television

Postby pieces o'nine on Sun Aug 04, 2013 11:30 pm

^
1. Still not a Ginger, eh.
2. He's a little Roger Delgado-esque.
3. Good that they aren't going younger and younger and younger...
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Re: CURRENT Television

Postby black bart on Wed Aug 14, 2013 7:20 am

daftbeaker wrote:The new Doctor Who is Peter Capaldi. I now have this wonderful mental image of a Malcolm Tucker meets the Daleks moment :haha:


Call yerself a f****** dalek, I'll rip yer plunger off and shove it right up yer *******!!!!!!

Will someone get this f****** Tardis started up before the f****** daleks work out how to open doors!

It would be excellent.
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Re: CURRENT Television

Postby Roland Deschain on Sun Aug 18, 2013 9:21 am

The continuation of Breaking Bad has begun on Netflix now, and the first episode was great! Season five will be its last, and I cannot wait to find out what leads to the flash forwards. :drinking:

black bart wrote:
daftbeaker wrote:The new Doctor Who is Peter Capaldi. I now have this wonderful mental image of a Malcolm Tucker meets the Daleks moment :haha:


Call yerself a f****** dalek, I'll rip yer plunger off and shove it right up yer *******!!!!!!

Will someone get this f****** Tardis started up before the f****** daleks work out how to open doors!

It would be excellent.


This. :haha:
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Re: CURRENT Television

Postby bacon on Mon Aug 19, 2013 1:09 pm

Roland Deschain wrote:The continuation of Breaking Bad has begun on Netflix now, and the first episode was great! Season five will be its last, and I cannot wait to find out what leads to the flash forwards. :drinking:


The second half of Season 5 is airing now in the States. It's really, really good.
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Re: CURRENT Television

Postby daftbeaker on Fri Sep 06, 2013 4:39 pm

Bad Education. I could understand good comedy with crap school life or crap comedy with good school life. Unfortunately, this seems to be a vehicle for Jack Whitehall to be an immature wally pretending to be a teacher while behaving like an arse.
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Re: CURRENT Television

Postby black bart on Mon Sep 09, 2013 6:49 am

^Indeed, some of the latest comedy has not got anything like the bite of the old stuff. For example in a classic 'Black Adder III' episode last night I guffawed at the personification of the Duke of Wellington by Stephen Fry with such brilliant lines as:

"I would like to present you (the Prince Regent) with a fine cigarillo case emblazoned with the Regimental Motif of Two Dead Frenchmen crossed on a background of Dead Frenchmen."
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Re: CURRENT Television

Postby daftbeaker on Sat Nov 09, 2013 6:47 pm

Man Down on channel 4. Honestly, the storyline is pretty weak and the supporting characters seem to have been shipped in from the random sit-com generator.

However, I'm finding it worth watching just for Rik Mayall's odd bits which have so far included waking people up with an air horn, playing swing ball with a dead rabbit and attacking people while dressed as a bear :haha:
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Re: CURRENT Television

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Re: CURRENT Television

Postby Roy Hunter on Sat Nov 23, 2013 5:30 pm

Day of The Doctor.

Oh hell yes...
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Re: CURRENT Television

Postby ChowMein on Sat Nov 23, 2013 6:32 pm

Roy Hunter wrote:Day of The Doctor.

Oh hell yes...


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Re: CURRENT Television

Postby Cardinal Fang on Sun Nov 24, 2013 7:04 am

The Day of the Doctor was quite a good story, but what really made it was the interplay between the 3 doctors - all that gentle ribbing and needling. Brilliant

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Re: CURRENT Television

Postby PKMKII on Sun Nov 24, 2013 1:00 pm

Roy Hunter wrote:Day of The Doctor.

Oh hell yes...


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Re: CURRENT Television

Postby daftbeaker on Fri Nov 29, 2013 2:24 pm

I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here.

It's kebab tv, I know it's full of crap and bad for me but I still quite enjoy it. Plus this year they have three 'celebrities' that I actually recognise from outside the programme.
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Re: CURRENT Television

Postby Rainswept on Tue Dec 17, 2013 1:07 am

I got a season and a half into Elementary without recognizing the lead actor. Apparently I need to rewatch Hackers and Trainspotting.
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