Discussion in 'SMB' started by consettsafc, Feb 22, 2017.

  1. Sima

    Sima Striker Lost Magpie

    Homes Under The Hammer with Dion Dublin.
  2. consettsafc

    consettsafc Striker

    Started watching Luther, bit slow in starting, suppose it was down to introducing the characters, anyway it is starting to grab my attention and interest, thanks for the recommendation.
  3. SAFC Wilks

    SAFC Wilks Striker

    First series of The Syndicate imo
  4. PrisonBroken

    PrisonBroken Central Defender

    I thought the beeb mini series the escape artist was really good

    Utopia, disappeared up ours own arse a bit in the second series but I liked it
    Humans (only watched the first one)
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  5. TIMMY

    TIMMY Midfield

    No worries.

    If i put that list in order of preference Luther would probably be second bottom with The Fall last so make sure you watch the others if you haven't seen them.
  6. PTR

    PTR Striker

    Scanned page 1 but didn't see broadchurch, it's very good.
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  7. Thurston

    Thurston Winger

    On Netflix? Luther, Peaky Blinders, The Thick of It, Doctor Who.

    It would be a pretty standard police show but Idris Elba and Ruth Wilson hammer it out of the park.
    Last edited: Mar 2, 2017
  8. garyswc

    garyswc Winger

    Line of Duty
    The Crown
  9. wakey

    wakey Midfield

    Been said but pesky blinders and Luther are excellent telly, I love finding box sets after they've been on so you can have a good binge
  10. consettsafc

    consettsafc Striker

    Another brilliant recommendation , many, many thanks.
    Will go through the rest.
  11. Peaky Blinders, most definitely. Excellent stuff.

    Recently watched Black Mirror and it is decent
    The Thick of It
  12. consettsafc

    consettsafc Striker

    Next on the list to watch, thanks for that.
  13. janiep

    janiep Striker

    Doctor Foster
  14. TIMMY

    TIMMY Midfield

    Another one to add to the list is Broadchurch but unfortunately it's not on Netflix.
    I've just watched the first series and it's brilliant.
  15. jacko100

    jacko100 Winger

    I'd stop there if I were you, second series is rubbish
  16. supernaut1968

    supernaut1968 Striker

    Much prefer the US version, Elementary. Cannot stand that Benedict Cumberbatch...awful actor.
  17. TIMMY

    TIMMY Midfield

    I've only watched ep 1 so far but i have heard it's a bit shite.
    I feel like i've got to watch it though as it's linked to series 1 and i want to know what happens.
  18. jacko100

    jacko100 Winger

    cant say you werent warned! ;)
  19. TIMMY

    TIMMY Midfield

    Have you watched any of series 3?
    I've heard it's back to it's best?
  20. Scimmy

    Scimmy Striker

    Just noticed this thread has reappeared so thought I would add a comment again.

    I just finished watching Sherlock series 4 and now wholeheartedly commend @The Exile's advice to stop viewing at the end of series 3. Things were already pretty far-fetched by the time that series ended but series 4 is the one where the show finally "jumps the shark" in grand style. The final episode, where Sherlock discovers that he has an evil sister (Eurus) with powers of mind control who is incarcerated in a maximum security prison for the protection of the human race, with Mycroft's full cognisance and authority, and who turns out to have actually started running the prison through her powers of mind control, is an insult to the intelligence of the viewer, unless that viewer is watching, mouth agape, to see how carried away the producers of a tv show can get and how far up their own arses they can insert themselves. The suspension of disbelief required to watch that episode was, I'm afraid, far in excess of what I or our lass could muster, and we were just looking at each other in astonishment as Eurus put Sherlock, Mycroft and Watson through hoops and things got progressively more ridiculous.

    I don't actually see how they could make another series after that, which would have any credibility at all.
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