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Summer '17 Series... (Fargo - Season 3)

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Tour2ma    1,425

Racking up Fargo (Season 3), inaugural season of Genius, and the final season of The Leftovers.

 

Fargo ep 3.01 has already set the hook. Ewan McGregor is playing dual, lead roles. Mary Elizabeth Winstead (think Ramona Flowers in Scott Pilgrim vs the World) is the lead "bad girl". Carrie Coon (The Leftovers) is this season's female police Captain.

 

Genius caught my attention when I saw an interview with Ron Howard about it on CNBC. Looks interesting... Season one's genius is Einstein.

 

The Leftovers? I'm invested... might as well see it thru to the end. Plus Scott Glenn is back and he looks pissed.

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Westside Steve    1,715

Fargo has some big shoes to fill. As for The Leftovers seems like a lot of people have a debt to the 4400. There must be 3 or 4 other shows that start with a bunch of people disappearing

 

WSS

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DieHardBrownsFan    1,397

Watched two episodes of Fargo season 3, pretty good. But I liked season 1 the best so far. Leftovers, been watching since the beginning. Not my all time favorite, but worth watching. Genius I'll have to check out. Better call Saul is pretty good. The Americans is outstanding.

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Westside Steve    1,715

I watch the 1st few episodes of the Americans and could not get rolling on it. I guess I should give it a second chance and start over. I love better call saul. I loved season one Fargo and liked season 2 a lot.

I loved the second and final season of hand of god too.

Bloodline on Netflix is incredibly gripping by the end of season 2.

WSS

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DieHardBrownsFan    1,397

I watch the 1st few episodes of the Americans and could not get rolling on it. I guess I should give it a second chance and start over. I love better call saul. I loved season one Fargo and liked season 2 a lot.

I loved the second and final season of hand of god too.

Bloodline on Netflix is incredibly gripping by the end of season 2.

WSS

Watched the Hand of God. Great show, but they cancelled it after two seasons. I hate when they do that.

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Westside Steve    1,715

Well they knew before they filmed the second season that many of the stars weren't coming back. It's ok I guess because they did wrap it up rather than leave it hanging. Like the riches and Firefly.

 

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Tour2ma    1,425

Better call Saul is pretty good.

 

I tried, but never got into it. Love the character and Odenkirk's portrayal (amazes me how many comics are decent or better actors), but...

 

May have been due to never seeing Breaking Bad until Fx marathoned the whole series as a build up to launching Saul. Ending up bingeing every BB episode over a couple weeks... loved it, but fatigue factor may have been too much for Saul to overcome.

 

I hate when they do that.

 

Deadwood... worst leave-em-hanging ream job ever...

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Tour2ma    1,425

Fargo Season 3...

 

Ep's 1 and 2 were great main plot/sub-plots development including the season's most formidable menace.

 

Ep 3 was a quiet, character-building flashback with some potentially interesting foreshadowing.

 

Previews seem to indicate a significant broadening of the threat in Ep. 4.

 

 

Should be a marathon catch-up opportunity this week. I recommend that you hop onboard.

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Tour2ma    1,425

Fargo Season 3...

Previews seem to indicate a significant broadening of the threat in Ep. 4.

 

Got one right for a change... Ep. 4 flew by. Ep. 5 looks to be another "page-turner"...

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Westside Steve    1,715

Waiting for the whole season to be out so I can binge.

Meaning an episode 3 or 4 times a week.

WSS

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Tour2ma    1,425

I vow to avoid posting any "spoilers"...

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Tour2ma    1,425

Watched the final three Eps of Season 3 last evening. They raced by.

 

Twists... turns... throwbacks (one all the way to Season One)... and one, simply ethereal scene.

 

Absolutely great season...

 

Let the countdown to Season 4 begin...

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The Gipper    1,169

Watched the final three Eps of Season 3 last evening. They raced by.

 

Twists... turns... throwbacks (one all the way to Season One)... and one, simply ethereal scene.

 

Absolutely great season...

 

Let the countdown to Season 4 begin...

I binge watch them when they come out on video. When will that date be?

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Tour2ma    1,425

Summer's coming to a close, but there's one series around the corner that has really grabbed my attention... Mr. Mercedes. The adaptation of Stephen King's novel starts tonite on Audience.

http://start.att.net/exclusive/audience/mr-mercedes/

 

 

A little later, Sept 17th, HBO's The Deuce sneaks in just under the wire. Plenty of star power in story of the rise of the porn industry.

http://www.hbo.com/the-deuce

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Westside Steve    1,715

Watched the Hand of God. Great show, but they cancelled it after two seasons. I hate when they do that.

At least the producers had a heads up and were able to wrap things up in season 2

 

WSS

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