What television series are you currently making your way through? (1 Viewer)

Bernie Lomax

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Finished AMC’s The Terror. Good stuff. One of the best tv shows in a while. Maintained my interest right to the end, which is rare in the Netflix age. Had tons of atmosphere, great sets and a whole bunch of great character actors. Jared Harris an excellent actor
 

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Lost in Space - the new Netflix one. Enjoyable. Loved the cunt doctor character.

Hitoshi Matsuomoto's Documental. Amazon Prime, 4 eps. Only S1 translated into English. 10 comedians chip in a million yen each (~7.5K euro). They're confined to a room for 6 hours. Anytime they laugh/smile, they're eliminated. Last man standing gets all the money. Unfulfilling end but I imagine they worked out the kinks in the later seasons.
 

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Finished AMC’s The Terror. Good stuff. One of the best tv shows in a while. Maintained my interest right to the end, which is rare in the Netflix age. Had tons of atmosphere, great sets and a whole bunch of great character actors. Jared Harris an excellent actor
Halfway through this now, really liking it
 

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Yeah there’s a certain charm to their sitcoms when they embrace that quaint English eccentric style of humour. They’re rubbish at drama for the most part.
Geez I don't know about that last bit. I think their detective drams Poirot, Morse, Lewis, Vera, and Sherlock Holmes (Jeremy Brett) etc are outstanding. I hear Broadchurch was great too.

Midsomer Murders (esp John Nettles era) was a perfect blend or drama and "quintessentially English" quirky tone.

In summary, and in the spirit of the day that's in it, up the brits. god save Charles and camilla. huzzah.
 

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