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3 hours ago, Eileen said:

Hampstead. I saw the two main actors talking about this on the TV a while back and I'm so glad I came across it. It's simply lovely!

The scenery is absolutely gorgeous - I'd forgotten I'd been to Highgate Cemetery - I shall have to return … for another visit.

oh shane

this has been the first one i havn't been able to find

because its not on nz netflex ?

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On 2/21/2019 at 10:06 AM, janeymarywendy said:

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these were very interesting

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ive desided to give after life a miss

too sad

i don't want any more saddness 

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19 hours ago, Daisey Jeep said:

ive desided to give after life a miss

too sad

i don't want any more saddness 

I’m loving it. Two episodes in. Ricky Gervais is a genius.

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1 minute ago, Tom-Joad said:

I’m loving it. Two episodes in. Ricky Gervais is a genius.

hmmmm

maybe ill give it a go then

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Just now, Daisey Jeep said:

hmmmm

maybe ill give it a go then

But if you’re looking to avoid sadness, maybe stay away. There was a scene on the second episode (I think) in the graveyard that was heartbreaking. But I really like how he alternates sadness and humour.

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I decided to give it a go. There's a scene in the graveyard in the first one - but it's ok, Daisey - it's a trained dog, you'll be alright. :) 

I found plenty to chuckle at and I found the birthday card scene poignant.

Yeah, I'll give Episode 2 a go tomorrow … I should think the next graveyard scene may have more to it.

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Just finished watching Safe. Nice mystery with plenty of plot twists and an interesting feature at the start of each episode, where it gave you an additional flashback of previously omitted detail from the previous episodes to help your theorizing.

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Sounds good - I'll take a look at that one.

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On 3/10/2019 at 3:24 AM, Daisey Jeep said:

ive desided to give after life a miss

too sad

i don't want any more saddness 

It is very poignant in places, but it’s also hysterically funny in others, it’s also very rude.

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48 minutes ago, Brown Eyed Boy said:

It is very poignant in places, but it’s also hysterically funny in others, it’s also very rude.

maybe ill watch it durring the day in broad daylight - not at night

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I found some parts of the writing to be a little predictable and naïve, but overall I thought After Life was very good. Heartbreaking and funny and sometimes almost at the same time. One of the best things I’ve seen Ricky Gervais do. Highly recommended. And if you binge it’s really only one longish movie.

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8 hours ago, SteveJhb said:

I found some parts of the writing to be a little predictable and naïve, but overall I thought After Life was very good. Heartbreaking and funny and sometimes almost at the same time. One of the best things I’ve seen Ricky Gervais do. Highly recommended. And if you binge it’s really only one longish movie.

 

Yeah I started it late last night at about 1:30 in the morning and only stopped after three episodes just so I'd have something to look forward to today. I then binged the next and final three episodes.

It's good. I felt it was a little preachy in places, which is a habit in Ricky Gervais' shows now, but I let it slide because, well I don't even know why, I just did.

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La Mante french series found very good

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What’s Still Game series 9 like? Getting withdrawal symptoms down here 

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16 minutes ago, cabbyian said:

What’s Still Game series 9 like? Getting withdrawal symptoms down here 

It's been ok...... I think they're calling it a day at the right time though.

Defo dropped off in the last couple of seasons.

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that formula one programme is very good

drive to survive

 

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59 minutes ago, Daisey Jeep said:

that formula one programme is very good

drive to survive

 

I did that for thirty years 

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Netflix original movie, Triple Frontier was very good.  Oscar Isaac, Ben Affleck, Charlie Hunnam take on the bad guys.

Well paced, keeps your attention all the way through.

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could not sleep at all last night after Chch

started watching when calls the heart

it reminds me of dr Quinn medicine woman aka wholesome family entertainment

 

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I'm watching the Motley Crue biopic The Dirt right now. Enjoying it much more than I expected to. It's really good.

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I just watched Wakefield.

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Bryan Cranston is excellent as a man who disappears in plain site, hiding out in the attic above his garage. 

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There's a lot of interesting and obscure stuff on Netflix. It's worth it sometimes just to do some deep browsing through the genres and subgenres.

I'm watching The Miami Showband Massacre. I'd never heard of Miami Showband, but apparently they were the most popular showband in Ireland. This is a fascinating glimpse at subjects I'm not well-versed on, what the Irish call The Troubles and this band.

I'm only halfway through it so i don't know how it all winds up, but I recommend it Daisey because you were posting some questions about Northern Ireland and The Troubles on another thread.

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1 hour ago, Jerseyfornia said:

There's a lot of interesting and obscure stuff on Netflix. It's worth it sometimes just to do some deep browsing through the genres and subgenres.

I'm watching The Miami Showband Massacre. I'd never heard of Miami Showband, but apparently they were the most popular showband in Ireland. This is a fascinating glimpse at subjects I'm not well-versed on, what the Irish call The Troubles and this band.

I'm only halfway through it so i don't know how it all winds up, but I recommend it Daisey because you were posting some questions about Northern Ireland and The Troubles on another thread.

Saw the trailer for that. Had also not heard of them.

Busy watching the documentary about the Madeleine McCann story. How to Make a Murderer created a whole new genre/style of true crime documentaries I think.

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On 3/13/2019 at 10:05 PM, cabbyian said:

What’s Still Game series 9 like? Getting withdrawal symptoms down here 

Cabbyian......just watched the last episode and the post- show show.

 

Emotional.

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