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Old 04-03-2015, 08:32 PM   #1
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Bloodline - Netflix Original - Full Series - spoilers allowed

Anyone else catch this show? I really liked it and think the actor who played Danny (Ben Mendelsahn) was tremendous. Friday Night Lights guy (Kyle Chandler) is always really good and did not disappoint.

I thought there were some holes in the story (one in particular at the very end), but overall I was thoroughly impressed with the story and series. I think I read that there will be a second season and I'm looking forward to it.

It was also stunningly beautiful. Makes me want to head east for about six months or so.

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Old 04-03-2015, 08:42 PM   #2
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Someone mentioned this at lunch today. Will be putting in my queue!

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Old 04-05-2015, 07:16 PM   #3
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It's been renewed for a second season.

http://deadline.com/2015/03/bloodlin...ix-1201402353/

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Old 04-05-2015, 10:18 PM   #4
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I watched the first six episodes today. Really enjoying it. The first episode seemed a bit slow, but the last few minutes were worth it and got me hooked. The acting and writing are top notch.

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Old 04-07-2015, 08:25 AM   #5
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Are we supposed to know who it was that was watching John and Kevin leave Danny's apartment in Miami?

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Old 04-07-2015, 08:43 AM   #6
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Are we supposed to know who it was that was watching John and Kevin leave Danny's apartment in Miami?
My guess would be Danny's son.

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Old 04-07-2015, 10:17 AM   #7
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I assumed it was the detective (Lenny Potts?).

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Old 04-07-2015, 10:23 AM   #8
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I'd guess Danny's son too, he was wearing a Rayburn House tshirt.

Great series, I was slightly annoyed early on when they would have a crazy cliffhanger at the end of an episode, and then not touch on it the next. Eventually you see them as flash forwards/backwards and they were mostly all tied up in the last few episodes. Would have been maddening as a normal show waiting a week in between

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Old 04-07-2015, 10:27 AM   #9
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I'd guess Danny's son too, he was wearing a Rayburn House tshirt.
How does the t-shirt help us think it's Danny's son though? I found that part to be what was confusing. I actually thought, intially, that it was John's son but something happened later to make me think otherwise.

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Old 04-07-2015, 10:46 AM   #10
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How does the t-shirt help us think it's Danny's son though? I found that part to be what was confusing. I actually thought, intially, that it was John's son but something happened later to make me think otherwise.
When he first popped up I had no idea who he was, and it didn't resonate as a known character. When the son visits John and the end my head immediately thought of that scene again, and the tshirt as a hand me down from Dad.

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Old 04-07-2015, 09:31 PM   #11
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I assumed it was Danny's son too. He probably knew where his Dad lived and was waiting for him to come home, plus as ireland said, he would have an old Inn shirt.

Plus, the person that saw them leave the Inn and Danny's son at the end were both wearing the same necklace.

I really enjoyed the series. The only part that bothered me was the fact that they went to Danny's apartment in Miami in broad daylight. Seemed rather stupid.

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Old 04-09-2015, 09:51 AM   #12
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Plus, the person that saw them leave the Inn and Danny's son at the end were both wearing the same necklace.
This is the bit that confirmed for me that the person that saw them coming out of the apartment was the same person that approached John at the end.

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I thought there were some holes in the story (one in particular at the very end), but overall I was thoroughly impressed with the story and series.
What were the holes that you noticed?

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Old 04-13-2015, 10:52 AM   #14
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I enjoyed it a lot, but was a bit disappointed in the last few eps, when it became much more of a conventional thriller. Not sure how interested I am in a second season without the Danny character, who was fascinating. Great performance by Mendelsohn.

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Old 04-13-2015, 12:05 PM   #15
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Like a lot of people, I found this very slow in the first half of the season but stuck it out until I got to the mostly terrific episodes 5-12. Unfortunately, while I didn't hate it, I was definitely let down by the final episode which was a bit too conventional for my tastes... at least where this show is concerned.

Not sure I need a second season.

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