THE NORTHBANKBREN TV SHOW THREAD

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Rugby Gooner wrote:
Herd wrote:Im a sucker for that sort of shite . I turned it on without knowi g what was and me n missus herd were transfixed by it . dont watch much tv but that was excellent.
Have you seen,"When the wind blows,"? also by Raymond Briggs
Yes, Darkly Unfunny but VERY Informative even from back then.

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When the wind blows shows us how insignificant we are in th uk if it ever came to a nuclear war . we are toast . Trident is another waste of money that could be better spent on the nhs .

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anyone seen this: https://www.google.co.uk/url?sa=t&rct=j ... qNCSqmHxtw

Hearing very good reports about it

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The man in the high castle..... Only seen the first episode but looks good so far

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Highly recommend The Fall, pretty gritty series set in Northern Ireland

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flash gunner wrote:The man in the high castle..... Only seen the first episode but looks good so far
On the 2nd series at moment. Quite liking it.

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storrmin571 wrote:
flash gunner wrote:The man in the high castle..... Only seen the first episode but looks good so far
On the 2nd series at moment. Quite liking it.
Good show. Sucks its only 2 seasons so far.

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Yankee_Gooner_Dandee wrote:
storrmin571 wrote:
flash gunner wrote:The man in the high castle..... Only seen the first episode but looks good so far
On the 2nd series at moment. Quite liking it.
Good show. Sucks its only 2 seasons so far.
Episode 6 of 2nd season now. Needs a bit more action.

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Just watched 6 part documentary series called "The Jinx - the lives and deaths of Robert Durst".

Stunning piece of film making based around the backstory of, and an interview with, proper insane billionaire and suspect in 3 murders (his wife, friend and neighbour) Robert Durst. The interview parts are riveting.

He was actually convicted of dismembering the body of his neighbour, but not the murder, as his scumbag defence lawyers got him off on a plea of self defence. The final scenes where after the interview he goes into a bathroom unaware that his mic is still on are chilling...

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DB10GOONER wrote:Just watched 6 part documentary series called "The Jinx - the lives and deaths of Robert Durst".

Stunning piece of film making based around the backstory of, and an interview with, proper insane billionaire and suspect in 3 murders (his wife, friend and neighbour) Robert Durst. The interview parts are riveting.

He was actually convicted of dismembering the body of his neighbour, but not the murder, as his scumbag defence lawyers got him off on a plea of self defence. The final scenes where after the interview he goes into a bathroom unaware that his mic is still on are chilling...
Wow that sounds like a really good watch, must give it a go. Thanks

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rjw1985 wrote:
DB10GOONER wrote:Just watched 6 part documentary series called "The Jinx - the lives and deaths of Robert Durst".

Stunning piece of film making based around the backstory of, and an interview with, proper insane billionaire and suspect in 3 murders (his wife, friend and neighbour) Robert Durst. The interview parts are riveting.

He was actually convicted of dismembering the body of his neighbour, but not the murder, as his scumbag defence lawyers got him off on a plea of self defence. The final scenes where after the interview he goes into a bathroom unaware that his mic is still on are chilling...
Wow that sounds like a really good watch, must give it a go. Thanks
:gus: :wink:

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Rugby Gooner wrote:
rjw1985 wrote:
DB10GOONER wrote:Just watched 6 part documentary series called "The Jinx - the lives and deaths of Robert Durst".

Stunning piece of film making based around the backstory of, and an interview with, proper insane billionaire and suspect in 3 murders (his wife, friend and neighbour) Robert Durst. The interview parts are riveting.

He was actually convicted of dismembering the body of his neighbour, but not the murder, as his scumbag defence lawyers got him off on a plea of self defence. The final scenes where after the interview he goes into a bathroom unaware that his mic is still on are chilling...
Wow that sounds like a really good watch, must give it a go. Thanks
:gus: :wink:
Haha read my last reply to DB10 on the other thread, I can assure there's no arse kissing going on between us two!

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Saw the trailers for "SS-GB.",looked pretty good,but missed the first episode.
Did anyone see it,if so.....comments

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Rugby Gooner wrote:Saw the trailers for "SS-GB.",looked pretty good,but missed the first episode.
Did anyone see it,if so.....comments
Like you I saw the trailer and liked the concept as an idea - I believe it is based on a book by Len Deighton ?

Was really disappointed with it, didn't hold my attention at all and doubt I will be watching further episodes

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StuartL wrote:
Rugby Gooner wrote:Saw the trailers for "SS-GB.",looked pretty good,but missed the first episode.
Did anyone see it,if so.....comments
Like you I saw the trailer and liked the concept as an idea - I believe it is based on a book by Len Deighton ?

Was really disappointed with it, didn't hold my attention at all and doubt I will be watching further episodes
The book was good-ish, but struggled to live up to the brilliant concept tbh. Saw the trailer and instantly decided I will never watch this. :roll:

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