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Forum: TV Shows: UK 30-07-2013, 17:05
Replies: 2,393
Views: 289,135
Posted By manc2008
Yep. The respect in which it compares to Lost is...

Yep.

The respect in which it compares to Lost is the cynical approach to storytelling. From the start, there is never any intention to explain or resolve anything. It's all about building hype so...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 29-07-2013, 08:33
Replies: 2,393
Views: 289,135
Posted By manc2008
Makes me laugh seeing people tying themselves in...

Makes me laugh seeing people tying themselves in knots trying to 'explain' the story.

It's a total con, a cynical way of storytelling made popular by Lost. Drop in mysterious hints and clues, keep...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 25-07-2013, 23:38
Replies: 2,393
Views: 289,135
Posted By manc2008
Watched all of these a few weeks ago. Big...

Watched all of these a few weeks ago.

Big spoiler - do not click if you're not interested.

Nothing is resolved. It's a total waste of time.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 23-07-2013, 00:10
Replies: 12
Views: 2,029
Posted By manc2008
There's Braquo, but it's not on the same planet...

There's Braquo, but it's not on the same planet as Spiral. Spiral has important things to say about justice, criminality, social issues and so on, whilst Braquo is pretty much just about violent cops...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 14-03-2013, 10:56
Replies: 129
Views: 24,776
Posted By manc2008
It's always puzzled me that dangerous overtaking...

It's always puzzled me that dangerous overtaking is never highlighted by road safety campaigns, yet it causes so many accidents.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 08-03-2013, 11:41
Replies: 265
Views: 30,199
Posted By manc2008
My favourite line ever is from Police Squad, when...

My favourite line ever is from Police Squad, when Frank Drebin is posing undercover as a locksmith.

Man: "Who are you and how did you get in here?"
Drebin: "I'm a locksmith, and I'm a...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 08-03-2013, 11:05
Replies: 129
Views: 24,776
Posted By manc2008
Was this some sort of competition to see who...

Was this some sort of competition to see who could do the worst comedy northern accent? The genuine ones stood out a mile, but actors who drop random 'ey ups', 't'shops' and 'it weres' as if that's...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 27-11-2012, 14:14
Replies: 2,449
Views: 284,484
Posted By manc2008
Just watched all of these - I think Saga Noren is...

Just watched all of these - I think Saga Noren is one of the best TV characters I've seen for years. Brilliantly written and acted. I'm no actor but I can't imagine it being an easy task to convey so...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 23-11-2012, 12:09
Replies: 100
Views: 14,780
Posted By manc2008
I thought they overdid Jim in series 2, but it...

I thought they overdid Jim in series 2, but it was still brilliantly funny. Paul Ritter is fantastic.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 13-11-2012, 22:48
Replies: 455
Views: 78,852
Posted By manc2008
Well, you'll be pleased to know none of this...

Well, you'll be pleased to know none of this applies to series four. :)
Forum: TV Shows: UK 13-11-2012, 22:42
Replies: 165
Views: 12,721
Posted By manc2008
Do you dig graves? Erm, they're alright, yeah

Do you dig graves?

Erm, they're alright, yeah
Forum: TV Shows: UK 17-10-2012, 22:13
Replies: 3,863
Views: 425,842
Posted By manc2008
I'm not sure which is sillier, people who can't...

I'm not sure which is sillier, people who can't grasp the concept of a knock-out competition or people who think they can judge a cake at home, watching on TV, better than two of the country's...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 13-10-2012, 08:41
Replies: 3,863
Views: 425,842
Posted By manc2008
I agree with this but John saying 'you've got a...

I agree with this but John saying 'you've got a little baby boy in the final' on the phone to his mum made my skin crawl. Ugh. :o
Forum: TV Shows: UK 13-10-2012, 08:39
Replies: 3,863
Views: 425,842
Posted By manc2008
I'd just like to say I would have liked the...

I'd just like to say I would have liked the beautiful Cathryn to stay in longer.
Forum: General Discussion 13-09-2012, 03:13
Replies: 878
Views: 52,226
Posted By manc2008
This surprises me, too. I'm a Man. United fan yet...

This surprises me, too. I'm a Man. United fan yet I still knew all of these things before. Today's report has added a few things as you say, but still.

I've even argued over and over with people...
Forum: Showbiz 18-04-2011, 15:51
Replies: 17
Views: 2,607
Posted By manc2008
I don't know but they'll have to go some way to...

I don't know but they'll have to go some way to match the dancing that'll be on show next week :D

http://videoforward.com/video.php?video=38733
Forum: Broadcasting 18-04-2011, 02:25
Replies: 99
Views: 6,346
Posted By manc2008
They'll get a load of lookalikes in, like this...

They'll get a load of lookalikes in, like this lot :D

http://videoforward.com/video.php?video=38733
Forum: TV Shows: UK 04-08-2010, 23:33
Replies: 1,159
Views: 137,561
Posted By manc2008
Just watched this episode, and all I can say is -...

Just watched this episode, and all I can say is - is Jamie married? I'm smitten.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 24-12-2009, 11:45
Replies: 3,955
Views: 422,532
Posted By manc2008
Can I just point out, for those still speculating...

Can I just point out, for those still speculating who Goddess is, that she's said she was in the cake episode - well if I remember right there was only one woman left by then. :)

Merry Christmas.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 22-12-2009, 15:23
Replies: 3,955
Views: 422,532
Posted By manc2008
This is an interesting point. The first series...

This is an interesting point. The first series had a focus on the business side much more than the second. Every week they said how much profit each restaurant made and talked about things like...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 22-12-2009, 13:36
Replies: 3,955
Views: 422,532
Posted By manc2008
Interesting. Yet JJ didn't bake the cake but got...

Interesting. Yet JJ didn't bake the cake but got away with it by applying the icing.

:rolleyes:
Forum: TV Shows: UK 19-12-2009, 09:13
Replies: 3,955
Views: 422,532
Posted By manc2008
Incorrect. Because they put the food in a...

Incorrect.

Because they put the food in a cocktail glass their concept involved cocktails? Do me a favour.

Sarah and Raymonds' statements have been so insulting to our intelligence, and I can't...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 19-12-2009, 00:14
Replies: 3,955
Views: 422,532
Posted By manc2008
You are right on all counts.

You are right on all counts.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 19-12-2009, 00:13
Replies: 3,955
Views: 422,532
Posted By manc2008
Ha, what a great argument. Are you a 14-year-old...

Ha, what a great argument. Are you a 14-year-old girl? :D

Look, you were wrong about the concept, as explained by Starlet above. But don't worry about it.




Such as ignoring a garden full of...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 18-12-2009, 18:08
Replies: 3,955
Views: 422,532
Posted By manc2008
'sharing plates with cocktails'? Nope, not...

'sharing plates with cocktails'?

Nope, not mentioned once.

Cocktails was never part of their stated concept, it was just the gimmick they fell back on every time they cocked up.
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