True Detective Page 22

  • Tonka 1 Jul 2017 12:18:51 29,543 posts
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    I'm surprised they're doing a third
  • beastmaster 27 Aug 2018 14:26:09 19,231 posts
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    Here's the trailer

  • Tonka 27 Aug 2018 15:05:00 29,543 posts
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    Tonka wrote:
    I'm surprised they're doing a third
  • beastmaster 27 Aug 2018 15:26:25 19,231 posts
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    No surprise at all. Second series was meant to be drongo but that doesn't mean that this one will be.
  • simpleexplodingmaybe 27 Aug 2018 15:34:18 10,273 posts
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    The second series got rid of every element that made the first so unique and compelling

    This looks like it might be bringing the atmosphere back at least
  • Baihu1983 29 Aug 2018 10:11:55 11,353 posts
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    Didn't hate S2 but you could tell it was rushed
  • Mola_Ram 29 Aug 2018 10:15:21 20,142 posts
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    It was mostly terrible. Sometimes hilariously so.
  • AcidSnake 29 Aug 2018 10:57:55 8,137 posts
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    This made me look up that reddit thread with the Frank Semyon quotes. There's some real gems in there...
  • Mola_Ram 29 Aug 2018 11:01:34 20,142 posts
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    The dentist one was my favourite.
  • Dougs 29 Aug 2018 11:16:13 89,259 posts
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    I never did finish the 2nd series. It was pretty dreadful.
  • up_the_ante 29 Aug 2018 11:22:18 1,031 posts
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    I hope they’ve thought up some more great character names like Reggie Ledoux!
  • Load_2.0 29 Aug 2018 11:26:01 29,341 posts
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    I am hoping for good things, the first season was superb and the second had potential but wasn't a great watch.

    Third time is the charm.
  • Tonka 29 Aug 2018 13:05:15 29,543 posts
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    First season went off a cliff with the last three episodes.
    Second season was absolute shit (my love for Vince Vaughn kept me watching until there was 20 minutes left of the final episode)
    I'm guessing the third season will be on par with the first.
    Some great episodes capped off with a thoroughly unsatisfying final three episodes.

    BUT I do like a good cop show so bring it on. I'll pirate the shit out of it.
  • Dirtbox 29 Aug 2018 13:48:06 91,099 posts
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    Watching the second season at the moment, the best thing I can say about it is it's well shot.
  • anephric 29 Aug 2018 15:24:51 3,229 posts
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    I have a Taylor Kitsch fetish so I enjoyed bits of S2. The shootout ep was well done, as was the sex party raid. That's it really.
  • Youthist 29 Aug 2018 18:03:02 13,783 posts
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    Dirtbox wrote:
    Watching the second season at the moment, the best thing I can say about it is it's well shot.
    I can say it’s well shit
  • Baihu1983 7 Nov 2018 07:49:36 11,353 posts
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    https://youtu.be/btoZfxs0pE0
  • Load_2.0 7 Nov 2018 08:35:31 29,341 posts
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    Looks great.

    The setting was so important in the first and this looks like it's going to tap into that small town American weirdness.

    Only seen Mahershala Ali in a couple of things but he's got plenty of praise and awards and I got plenty of time for Stephen Dorff.

    I'm on-board.
  • Tonka 7 Nov 2018 08:45:53 29,543 posts
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    I like that they gave Nic Pizzolatto time to write this time around. Season two could have been good with a lot of editing and polishing.
  • oldschoolsoviet 14 Jan 2019 14:33:01 6,688 posts
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    Season 3 started last week US-side, think it starts tonight on Sky Atlantic.

    Grabbed the first yarr, to watch on my break this morning, nice strong opening and here's hoping they manage to nail some sort of ending this time. Third time's a charm etc...
  • askew 14 Jan 2019 14:36:09 19,119 posts
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    Ooh. Thanks for the heads-up.
  • Lotos8ter 14 Jan 2019 14:48:54 2,777 posts
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    Yeah, didn't realise this was about to start. Loved the first season, one of my all time favourites, so high hopes here.

    Edit - There's the first two episodes tonight 9pm to 11.20pm for anyone recording.

    Edited by Lotos8ter at 14:51:57 14-01-2019
  • Baihu1983 14 Jan 2019 18:58:10 11,353 posts
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    Sounds like it's more S1 than 2
  • up_the_ante 14 Jan 2019 19:04:29 1,031 posts
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    Baihu1983 wrote:
    Sounds like it's more S1 than 2
    Thank goodness
  • Blakester 15 Jan 2019 09:25:14 4,729 posts
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    Caught the first episode of this last night and thought it was decent enough, although not exactly on the edge of my seat.

    Anyone else find the audio was a bit off? I was really struggling to hear the dialogue at times.
  • RichDC 15 Jan 2019 09:29:20 8,334 posts
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    Never actually got around to watching S2 after hearing how bad it was meant to be. Enjoyed S1 for the most part.

    Watched the first two episodes of S3 last night and was hooked.
  • Decks Best Forumite, 2016 15 Jan 2019 09:43:36 19,829 posts
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    I take it this is standalone and watching S2 isn't needed?
  • Tonka 15 Jan 2019 09:53:33 29,543 posts
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    You are correct
  • challenge_hanukkah 15 Jan 2019 10:07:48 10,772 posts
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    RichDC wrote:
    Never actually got around to watching S2 after hearing how bad it was meant to be. Enjoyed S1 for the most part.

    Watched the first two episodes of S3 last night and was hooked.
    S2 is worth watching for the stupid dialogue from Vince Vaughn's character alone.

    It's mostly crap, but enjoyably crap in places.
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