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Stephen King's 'Under the Dome' gets CBS series order

Discussion in 'Now Playing - TV Show Talk' started by Malcontent, Nov 29, 2012.

  1. andyw715

    andyw715 Well-Known Member

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    Steven King was in town in Thursday for the preview screening.
     
  2. mattack

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    Darn, I didn't remember it was that far behind. But I'm going to tivo it, possibly to keep it.. then likely watch on Amazon on iPad mini on treadmill.
     
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    It's good so far.
     
  4. dswallow

    dswallow Save the Moderatоr TCF Club

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    Long...
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    I just read this, and it left me utterly confused. Considering it's based on the novel, I assumed the story arc had a beginning, middle and ending. How can there be a Season 2?
     
  6. dswallow

    dswallow Save the Moderatоr TCF Club

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    Well that aspect is a huge part of a lot of S01E01 discussion, and that, IMO, is one of the many reasons the TV series is sucking big-time. They're not following the premise of the book much at all. About the only good thing from that is we'll get a different ending. Whether it's better or not will certainly be up for discussion... if we get a real ending at all. :)
     
  7. unitron

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    Never read the book, but I assume the way they get a second (and maybe third) season is padding with lots of back story flashbacks for the various characters, ala Lost.
     
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    The real sucker punch, for me, was the lack of an ending for Colorado Kid.

    Fortunately Haven hasn't been very much like the book at all.
     
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  10. WhiskeyTango

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    Does Bates Motel plan on having zombies?

    His character was killed in Bates Motel.
     

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