Good omens

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  1. Andrew Pratt

    Andrew Pratt Well-Known Member Top Poster

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    If you're looking for a short series that's well acted check out Good Omens. It's a Neil Gaiman so you know what you're getting as far as the story line but it's extremely well shot and the acting is superb.
     
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    Could not finish the first episode. Too Christian for this heathen.
     
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    Andrew Pratt Well-Known Member Top Poster

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    That's interesting b/c I was reading a review last night and the Christians were complaining the opposite :)
     
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    Not surprising to me. Some in that group have a real hard time with self-satire. :smilingimp:
     
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    I love it, we've almost completed the season, but I'm also a huge David Tennant fan (Dr. Who, Broadchurch, etc)
     
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    Haven't watched it yet, but read the book in high school (when I was going through a bit of a Terry Prachett phase) so it's on my short list.
     
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    If you like that watch Shetland and Hinterland.
     
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    Two excellent series!
     
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    I had a hard time getting into Shetland, I'm not sure if it was the 'very' thick accents (which I usually have no problem with) or what...but it just didn't grab me the same a Broadchurch, may have to give it another try.

    Hinterland I will look for, for sure.
     
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    The welsh accept may be even harder for you. I will admit have to occasionally translate for my wife for both Hinterland and Shetland.
     

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