Netflix Recommendations Thread Page 196

  • RighteousPickle 26 Dec 2018 14:24:19 105 posts
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    I really liked Bird Box. It had me in suspense most of the way through, which not many films do. The ending was a litlle weak, but overall very good.
  • Lotos8ter 27 Dec 2018 20:55:45 2,777 posts
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    Just finished Bird Box. Thoroughly enjoyed it. Agree it can be a bit muddled who/ how people are affected but itís solid, suspenseful entertainment. Recommended.
  • TurkeyNeck 28 Dec 2018 13:10:51 162 posts
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    Iíve just watched it. It was fucking awful. It absolutely can be compared to The Happening because its the more or less the same premise. Though itís been a while since I watched that shower of shit aswell.

    There was no explanation for any of it. No explanation what was in the air, no explanation why it happened. Not much of a conclusion. What happens to them now? There was just nothing.

    Although having said that, it kept me entertained. Which I guess is what matters. But The Meg kept me entertained aswell. Didnít make it a good film though.

    Just my opinion, feel free to tell me Iím full of shit.
  • BinaryBob101 28 Dec 2018 13:24:39 26,835 posts
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    If The Meg kept you entertained then your opinion is invalid anyway.
  • DaM 28 Dec 2018 13:36:31 17,329 posts
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    convz wrote:
    Any good Christmas stuff on Netflix please? :)
    A Moody Christmas

    I keep meaning to rewatch this. Every episode is a successive Christmas Day. So Australian it hurts :)
  • simpleexplodingmaybe 28 Dec 2018 13:41:19 10,270 posts
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    I don't understand how The Meg wasn't an Asylum production
  • TurkeyNeck 28 Dec 2018 15:15:01 162 posts
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    BinaryBob101 wrote:
    If The Meg kept you entertained then your opinion is invalid anyway.
    When you decide to view it as a comedy after the first scene you manage to get along with it. But yes, the film is shit.
  • SuperCoolEskimo 28 Dec 2018 15:56:18 11,486 posts
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    Edit: thought this was the film review thread.

    Edited by SuperCoolEskimo at 15:57:03 28-12-2018
  • Decks Best Forumite, 2016 29 Dec 2018 20:28:37 19,828 posts
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    Couple of episodes into You and it seems pretty good.
  • nickthegun 29 Dec 2018 20:34:01 77,888 posts
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    Just finished the most recent series of travellers. Can confirm I'm still in love with Marcy.
  • chopsen 29 Dec 2018 20:56:23 20,502 posts
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    What's with her being not retarded on the bus at the end though?
  • nickthegun 29 Dec 2018 20:58:14 77,888 posts
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    TO BE CONTINUED......?
  • RichDC 29 Dec 2018 21:06:58 8,334 posts
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    @chopsen Series 2 showed that her condition was a result of experiments done by 001, or something similar.
  • SuperCoolEskimo 31 Dec 2018 14:51:26 11,486 posts
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    ďStruggle: The Life and Lost Art of SzukalskiĒ

    Pretty interesting, well worth a watch.

    8/10
  • Zomoniac 31 Dec 2018 20:53:39 10,019 posts
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    I went to see the Taylor Swift tour twice. The Netflix special is almost as good. I mean, it isnít, at all, but itís a pretty amazing concert film.
  • Mr_Sleep 1 Jan 2019 08:30:45 22,593 posts
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    nickthegun wrote:
    Just finished the most recent series of travellers. Can confirm I'm still in love with Marcy.
    I am trying to get my partner to watch Travellers but it feels a bit like I am letting her in on my affair with Marcy.
  • frightlever 1 Jan 2019 09:50:38 1,446 posts
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    DaM wrote:
    convz wrote:
    Any good Christmas stuff on Netflix please? :)
    A Moody Christmas

    I keep meaning to rewatch this. Every episode is a successive Christmas Day. So Australian it hurts :)
    Oh, buncha guys from No Activity on there. I'll just add that to the two hundred other things on my Netflix list.
  • Mola_Ram 1 Jan 2019 10:18:16 20,142 posts
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    I am watching BAKI (based on the manga Baki the Grappler). It is the manliest thing I have seen all year.
  • Drakesmoke 1 Jan 2019 10:27:09 556 posts
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    @TurkeyNeck I won't tell you that you are 'full of shit' lol, but consider this:

    If you were in that environment as a character in the film, experiencing events as they did, you would never get an explanation.

    Therefore keeping it a mystery worked for me and made it more immersive. We aren't getting a scientific explanation of the entities when all of the scientists have gone the way of everybody else.
  • spindle9988 1 Jan 2019 16:54:01 4,884 posts
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    I really enjoyed the meg. It's shit but in a good way.
  • simpleexplodingmaybe 1 Jan 2019 18:51:07 10,270 posts
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    Comedians of the World seems a bit overwhelming but watching the UK section today I've had a lot of fun.

    Mae Martin's set is probably the standout but I'm a huge Nish Kumar fan too.
  • Gruff 1 Jan 2019 22:41:53 3,427 posts
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    Enjoying "Hi score girl" its a shouty anime, but it has got some heart. Love letter to very early console gaming really.
  • Armoured_Bear 1 Jan 2019 23:43:02 26,741 posts
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    We binge watched the final 7 episodes of The Haunting of Hill House today .
    Loved it, some cracking acting.
  • Tomo 2 Jan 2019 00:38:32 16,582 posts
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    Scary House was basically padding for the majority of episodes. A couple of episodes in the middle were strong, but for the most part it was tedious dialogue, with some really hateful characters. Would've been much better as a 6 episode series.
  • AaronTurner 2 Jan 2019 21:44:03 10,956 posts
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    Just watched Bird Box, it is absolute rote shite. I'd advise anyone not to bother unless your standards are incredibly low and you fancy watching a film that pinches all the ideas from elsewhere, doesn't present them well and is sentimental to a fault.
  • arty 2 Jan 2019 21:59:22 551 posts
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    But I like Tom Hollander.
  • TheSaint 2 Jan 2019 23:45:40 18,578 posts
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    The new program about tidying is weirdly compelling.
  • Bichii 2 Jan 2019 23:55:56 1,697 posts
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    Bird box. Total shite.

    Hold the dark. Slow but excellent and dark
  • Decks Best Forumite, 2016 3 Jan 2019 10:27:45 19,828 posts
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    Seems to have been overlooked but You is really quite excellent.
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