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  1. Emelee

    Popular couples - but oh so boring

    With so many popular TV couples in TV's history (and present day), no one can possibly like them all. Which super popular couples do you find so boring that you can't for the life of you understand why they are so popular?
  2. Emelee

    Netflix Wednesday (Addams Family series)

    Netflix has announced casting for Morticia, Gomez & Wednesday in their upcoming Addams family series Wednesday. https://deadline.com/2021/08/catherine-zeta-jones-morticia-addams-netflix-wednesday-series-1234811704/
  3. Emelee

    10 yr anniversary since Utøya/Oslo massacre

    Today marks the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attack in Oslo/Utøya where one single far-right man killed 77 people and injured over 300 in a mad killing spree. 69 of the casualties were only teens/young adults...
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    Amazon Prime Tales from the Loop

    Tales from the Loop is an American sci-fi drama series written by Nathaniel Halpern based on the art book of the same name by Swedish artist Simon Stålenhag. The eight-episode first season was released in its entirety on Amazon Prime Video on April 3, 2020. It follows the interconnected lives...
  5. Emelee

    First impressions: new series

    New series come out all the time. It's a jungle out there. So I'm hoping that you will join this thread and write down your thoughts and feelings after having watched a bit of brand new series. Recommend or not? For example, if you end up watching the first episode of HBO's new miniseries The...
  6. Emelee

    Actors who deserve a lesser career

    The opposite of the treat about actors/actresses you feel deserve a bigger career. Who do you feel get too many big roles? Who are in too many movies or too many TV series? Maybe you think they are bad at their job and can't understand why they keep getting a lot of roles. Or maybe you think...
  7. Emelee

    Mythology movies

    Greek, Roman, Norse and Egyptian Gods. Or humans interacting with these Gods. Movies about the Iliad or Odyssey, or ancient Greece or Vikings where the Gods have important roles. What movies are there out there featuring mythology? Which have you seen? What have you liked/disliked?
  8. Emelee

    Foreign language series of the past 5 yrs

    Any non-English spoken TV series from the past 5 years you'd like to recommend - or at least mention?
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    Paul Ritter dies at 54

    I am gutted. One of my biggest favourites. Died yesterday of a brain tumour. https://deadline.com/2021/04/paul-ritter-friday-night-dinner-chernobyl-dead-brain-tumor-1234728365/
  10. Emelee

    B&B kicks off murder mystery storyline

    Look for someone to die on Monday April 5th. Who killed ....?
  11. Emelee

    Primetime soaps on DVD

    The big soaps of the 80s are of course on dvd - but what else has been released? Both those with many seasons and soap opera miniseries. I can only think of: Hotel Rich Man, Poor Man Hollywood Wives Can you name more?
  12. Emelee

    Jerusalema & other mass psychoses

    Have you escaped the Jerusalema Dance Challenge? If so, are you living in a cave? It is everywhere. So innocently starting in Angola with a choreographed dance of a song in Zulu.... How many other dance related mass psychoses can you remember? Macarena? 5, 6, 7, 8? Lambada? Gangnam Style...
  13. Emelee

    Kim & Kanye to divorce

    Kim files for divorce. Is anyone surprised? Living with Kanye would make anyone mentally exhausted. https://people.com/tv/kim-kardashian-files-for-divorce-kanye-west/
  14. Emelee

    First month without Trump

    Well, on Feb 20th at least. I am loving it! No more opening the news app and reading what horrible thing Trump has said or done today. Politics should be quite predictable and boring, IMO. I am fed up with scandals, selfishness and childish behaviour from the people in charge. Trump isn't the...
  15. Emelee

    House of the Dragon: casting + plot

    GoT prequel House of the Dragon has cast more actors and revealed the main plotline. Rhys Ifans Steve Toussaint Eve Best Sonoya Mizuno. Paddy Considine Olivia Cooke Matt Smith Emma D’Arcy Based on George RR Martin’s Fire & Blood, the series, which is set 300 years before the events of Game...
  16. Emelee

    Amazon Prime Mr & Mrs Smith

    Phoebe Waller Bridge (Fleabag) and Donald Glover have teamed up to make a series version of Mr & Mrs Smith. https://deadline.com/2021/02/phoebe-waller-bridge-donald-glover-reboot-mr-mrs-smith-as-amazon-series-1234693358/
  17. Emelee

    Common names

    Common fact - names get trendy then goes away and return for another boom. What names do you feel are really common for the age group 0-18 where you live? I work as a teacher, so I notice these things quite clearly. I don't know how many Williams, Emmas, Alices, Lucases, Oscars, Elsas, Kevins...
  18. Emelee

    Upcoming series (2021)

    Some of the new series coming in 2021: The Watch (BBC/America) Jan. 3 Call Me Kat (FOX) Jan. 3 Coyote (CBS) Jan. 7 Mr Mayor (NBC) Jan. 7 Marvel: Legends (Disney+) Jan. 8 Lupin (Netflix) Jan. 8 Call Your Mother (ABC) Jan. 13 Everyone Is Doing Great (HULU) Jan. 13 WandaVision (Disney+) Jan. 15...
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    Which glass is you?

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    Netflix Bridgerton

    New 8 part costume drama series on Netflix out December 25th. Bridgerton is based on novels and is compared to Pride & Prejudice vs Bridget Jones. Looks worthy of a watch. But why oh why those mandatory corset-lacing scenes??????? In every frickin costume drama, such a scene must be...
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