Emily In Paris on Netflix

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  1. tivoknucklehead

    tivoknucklehead Well-Known Member

    Dec 12, 2002
    Orlando Florida


    surprised I like this show so much, I'm not the demo

    lighthearted and funny as hell
    does all the French are rude and Americans are dumb stereotypes but done well

    had no clue Lily Collins is the daughter of Phil Collins and has no British accent IRL
  2. Steveknj

    Steveknj Lost in New Joisey TCF Club

    Mar 10, 2003
    New Jersey
    This show is getting such bad press, but there's a few people out there who seem to love it. I think it's a lot of woke folks who are hating it.
  3. Rob Helmerichs

    Rob Helmerichs I am Groot! TCF Club

    Oct 17, 2000
    I watched the first episode and didn't dislike it for "woke" reasons; I disliked it because the characters run the full range from unlikable to highly unlikable.

    And I've always been a Lily Collins fan, so...
    I think you misplaced the adjectives. That should be "rude and dumb as hell." :D
  4. nyny523

    nyny523 Oy

    Oct 31, 2003
    New Yawk
    I binged the whole thing in a day.

    This is one of those "so bad it's good" deals for me.

    I think the timing of it's release helps - it's easy and brainless and an appealing escape, even if you hate it. Plus the fashion is pretty fabulous!!! I can't really explain it much better.

    The best part is that it reminded me I wanted to watch Younger (another Darren Star show starring my fave Sutton Foster). I binged that one in a week and it is just wonderful!!!
  5. jlb

    jlb Go Pats!

    Dec 13, 2001
    Burlington, VT


    All the time we were watching I was like "Why does she seem so familiar." I never connected the dots. Thank you.

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