for those at home - what are you watching that you never did before?

Discussion in 'Now Playing - TV Show Talk' started by Mabes, Mar 25, 2020 at 11:03 PM.

  1. Mabes

    Mabes Ex-Smoker

    Jan 12, 2001
    Warwick RI
    30 Rock! Never watched it when on-air, I saw the pilot but I didn't like Tracy Morgan so much (then) and a couple of the other charcters didn't grab me and I didn't return to it.

    In the past few days I've gone through the first 2 seasons. It's damn brilliant. So many classic lines in every episode. Its like the MST3K of sitcoms.
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  2. vertigo235

    vertigo235 Well-Known Member TCF Club

    Oct 27, 2000
  3. Steveknj

    Steveknj Lost in New Joisey TCF Club

    Mar 10, 2003
    New Jersey
    Nothing really yet of old stuff, but finding stuff on Netflix that I may not have watched if my time was more limited. Not having sports is really "opening up" time to watch more entertainment shows. One show I watched is 100 People (or something like that) where they have a group off 100 people and they do "social experiments" on them. It's kinda fun I suppose. Also checked out an episode of Cheer, since I heard good things, but really not my kind of show. I've also done some weird things such as go back to some old DVDs and watch the special features.
  4. justen_m

    justen_m Cheesehead

    Jan 14, 2004
    Boise, ID
    Bob's Burgers and Family Guy. Two episodes of each air everyday on the local Fox channel before prime time, so I set up 1Ps.

    Doctor Who. The old ones. An OTA sub-channel I get, retro, has two episodes every weekday, and four on Sat and Sun. Jon Pertwee (S6,7,8), Tom Baker (S14,15), etc. They are only 480i, so don't take up much space.
  5. MikeMar

    MikeMar Go Pats

    Jan 7, 2005
    Watch a decent amount of hour long drama/heavy type stuff normally but now trying to mix in comedies a lot more

    Started but really built up steam of watching and caught up with Brooklyn Nine-Nine (SO SO good)
    Re-watching Better Off Ted
    Started Man Seeking Woman
    Going to watch Dave next and Wellington Paranormal
  6. dbranco

    dbranco Active Member

    Nov 20, 2003
    The Good Wife (on Amazon Prime). Really enjoying it!
  7. mr.unnatural

    mr.unnatural Well-Known Member

    Feb 2, 2006
    I'm finally getting around to watching Peaky Blinders. I've got so many shows backlogged on my server that it's going to take me a while to get around to them. I also want to finish watching the Chilling Adventures of Sabrina as well as a lot of other shows. Too much TV and so little time.
  8. KDeFlane

    KDeFlane Active Member

    Jan 29, 2014
    Silicon Valley
    I am making good use of AmazonPrime. "The Expanse" was something I never bothered to watch when it was on SyFy but I am enjoying it now. Similarly I am starting "The Dresden Files" which is feeling kinda dated, but it's only 12 eps.

    I *highly* recommend the short indy movie "Dave Made A Maze"
  9. justen_m

    justen_m Cheesehead

    Jan 14, 2004
    Boise, ID
    I've got tons of stuff on my TiVos. Last 16 eps of Sirens, 67 episodes of Vikings, a dozen eps of AGT. The entire run of Dare Me. Every episode of Project Blue Book, Zoey's Extraordinary Play list, etc.
  10. betts4

    betts4 I am Spartacus!

    Dec 26, 2005
    A Galaxy...
    I'm on a baseball movie binge. Got some titles I had not heard of before by posting this on FB. There is a lot of stuff on my netflix or hulu so I am bouncing around.
  11. Snappa77

    Snappa77 RUDEBWOY

    Feb 14, 2004
    Binged "Into the Badlands" on Netflix (AMC show)
  12. spartanstew

    spartanstew Thanks 4 the Update

    Feb 23, 2002
    Wylie, Texas
    Nothing yet. I still have a few Fall shows built up on the DVR (full seasons of shows like The Rookie) that I haven't yet watched and some other series I've started (Netflix, HBO), but haven't yet finished. It'll take me awhile to get through the stuff I already have.
  13. series5orpremier

    series5orpremier Well-Known Member

    Jul 5, 2013
    Just bit on a Starz app $19.95 for 6 months offer and watched Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. I'm hoping Lionsgate puts more new movies on there like Knives Out and Bombshell instead of selling them all to random highest bidders. Zombie Land: Double Tap is arriving Tuesday. Also just signed up for a Hulu free month so I'll be able to watch Parasite.
  14. trainman

    trainman Nice to see you

    Jan 29, 2001
    I discovered "Dead Like Me" was on Amazon Prime, and it's the only Bryan Fuller show I haven't seen (I didn't subscribe to Showtime way back when).
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  15. Allanon

    Allanon Active Member

    Nov 2, 2005
    "The Imagineering Story" on Disney+ is an excellent docuseries that tells the story of the people that create the Disney theme parks.
  16. tivotvaddict

    tivotvaddict CreativelyChallenged

    Aug 11, 2005
    In front of...
    good show - Linda Cardellini is fantastic as always

    ETA: disregard; as @The Spud points out I've confused Dead TO Me and Dead LIKE Me.
    Last edited: Mar 29, 2020 at 3:50 PM
  17. The Spud

    The Spud Rather be cruising TCF Club

    Aug 27, 2002
    Kent, WA
    Linda Cardellini = Dead TO Me.

    Ellen Muth & Mandy Patinkin = Dead LIKE Me.

    Both great shows though.
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  18. astrohip

    astrohip Well-Known Raconteur TCF Club

    Jan 6, 2003
    One of my all time favorite series. I vaguely recall a movie made several years later, that sadly had little to none of the je ne sais quoi of the series.

    A great, great series.
  19. cherry ghost

    cherry ghost Well-Known Member

    Sep 13, 2005
    Finally watched Succession on HBO. Much better than I anticipated.
  20. zordude

    zordude WDW Fan TCF Club

    Sep 23, 2003
    Nashua, NH

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