Thread: Current fav US TV series

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    Quote Originally Posted by progmatist View Post
    ^^ That could be a function of your particular streaming service, or cable or satellite provider.
    I noticed a week or two ago that ep6 wasn't airing. I was looking at my list to be recorded and it wasn't there so I checked the guide to make sure and it wasn't there. Something happened I just don't know what.
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    Quote Originally Posted by TheLoony View Post
    RE: That Drug Lords show on NatGeo. Seems odd, it might have been affected by the pandemic. There's no ep6, just goes from 5 to 7 even On Demand.
    Episode 6, "Narco Ghost", is available to stream on NatGeo's website. Just log in with your cable login info and you should be able to stream it. I'm watching it right now, in fact, altho I doubt I'll stick with it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hal... View Post
    Episode 6, "Narco Ghost", is available to stream on NatGeo's website. Just log in with your cable login info and you should be able to stream it. I'm watching it right now, in fact, altho I doubt I'll stick with it.
    Weird. The one they have as 6 is my 7. Ok, whatever.
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    We started the HBO series "Barry" over the weekend. Made it into season 2. I am really enjoying it. Although it is sort of a comedy, it is also quite dark. Henry Winkler, Bill Hader, Anthony Carrigan, and Stephen Root are all excellent as is the whole cast.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SteveSly View Post
    We started the HBO series "Barry" over the weekend. Made it into season 2. I am really enjoying it. Although it is sort of a comedy, it is also quite dark. Henry Winkler, Bill Hader, Anthony Carrigan, and Stephen Root are all excellent as is the whole cast.
    Sort of a comedy? There were four times I had to pause in the first two episodes as I was guffawing. Bill Hader as a hit man is funny enough so this one was easy to buy into. Thanks for the rec, I'm digging this one. The cast of idiots is always so much fun. The "gangsters" from Chechnya are worth the price of admission.

    Another I caught was The Jinx: The Life And Deaths Of Robert Durst. Dude killed and dismembered his neighbor and got away with it after he had killed his wife and a confidant who helped him get away with murdering his wife. Killer ending that I won't spoil.

    Rewatched The Wire also. I've been talking to some people from that area and they confirm what is in the show, Baltimore is a crazy place. One chick who lived in Philly for a time said it's just as bad with the row houses and such. What a messed up life it must be to grow up in the projects like that.
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    The second season of Hanna has caught our attention, as has Tin Star.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BobM View Post
    The second season of Hanna has caught our attention, as has Tin Star.
    First episode of Hanna season 2 was very good. We've just started season 2 of Tin Star, it's a bit grim. Just started season one of Dark, seems like it's going to be good. For some light relief we've gone back to the beginning of Poiret & Miss Marple.
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    Here's a list of the best genre shows of 2020 (YMMV)

    https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/13-bes...ws-2020-so-far
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    Quote Originally Posted by TheLoony View Post
    Sort of a comedy? There were four times I had to pause in the first two episodes as I was guffawing. Bill Hader as a hit man is funny enough so this one was easy to buy into. Thanks for the rec, I'm digging this one. The cast of idiots is always so much fun. The "gangsters" from Chechnya are worth the price of admission.

    Another I caught was The Jinx: The Life And Deaths Of Robert Durst. Dude killed and dismembered his neighbor and got away with it after he had killed his wife and a confidant who helped him get away with murdering his wife. Killer ending that I won't spoil.

    Rewatched The Wire also. I've been talking to some people from that area and they confirm what is in the show, Baltimore is a crazy place. One chick who lived in Philly for a time said it's just as bad with the row houses and such. What a messed up life it must be to grow up in the projects like that.
    We just finished season 2 last night (which is as far as it goes so far). Yup, it is definitely funny, but also gets pretty dark. I really enjoyed it.

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    Steve, S2 Ep5 is possibly the funniest thirty minutes I have ever seen. The fight with the tae kwon do family is epic, most likely the best fight ever on film. Even better than They Live.

    And Hank, what is there to say? The nicest gangster you could hope to meet.

    Three and a half gold stars for the rec. I've only got two or three left but man, this is one of the best comedies I've ever seen. It's super great, as Hank would say.

    Can't forget Sally's monologue. So awesome.
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