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Looking for something new to watch. I've seen all the old favourites like 24, sopranos, lost etc just finished Fringe and currently up to date with Game of Thrones, the following and the blacklist.

 

Anyone recommend something else? (Tried breaking bad but got to episode 5 and gave up!)

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I've just not long finished Homeland aswell. Is true detective good?

 

My favourite HBO show of the last couple of years.

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Whats this one about?

 

I second and third True Detective. Watched it last week. Brilliant.

 

For other series:

 

In Treatment

 

Southland (which I'm just about to finish)

 

Any of the Nordic Noir thats been on (The Bridge, The Killing, Borgen et al)

 

Prisoners Of War (the show that Homeland was loosely based on) - second series starts on SkyArts next week.

 

And for an oldie - Homicide: Life on The Street.

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Dr Ian Malcolm

The Wire

True Detective

Band of Brothers

 

Rab kens.

 

BoB is probably the greatest single season of TV ever.

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Whats this one about?

 

 

 

Chicago

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

It's a CNN documentary series. Fascinating viewing.

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Possibly a bit quick... but Fargo the TV series just started in America, Looking forward to watching it later.

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House of Cards (Kevin Spacey version).

 

Excellent adaptation of the book and UK series. Really well done.

 

 

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The Comedian

Currently working my way through The Wire which you can download on Sky Anytime.

 

Just started the fourth series, brilliant tv.

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My Left Nut

Looking for something new to watch. I've seen all the old favourites like 24, sopranos, lost etc just finished Fringe and currently up to date with Game of Thrones, the following and the blacklist.

 

Anyone recommend something else? (Tried breaking bad but got to episode 5 and gave up!)

 

Person of Interest

Helix

Falling Skies

Hell on Wheels

Chicago Fire

Chicago PD

Bates Motel

NCIS

NCIS LA

The Walking Dead

Arrow

Black Sails

 

That's just off the top of my head, there are many more but depends on what you are into.

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Professor Frink

+1 for this.

First season in particular is great.

 

Someone recommended this to me on Monday. Currently now on episode 20 of the first series.

 

Some of the acting is a bit wooden, but it's still a great watch.

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Vikings

From dusk till dawn

Black Sails

Betas

The wire ( just finished watching it myself )

white Collar

The unit

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Prisoners Of War (the show that Homeland was loosely based on) - second series starts on SkyArts next week.

 

 

Season 2 is really good.

Seems ages since I bought it on dvd.

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30 Rock, Alas Smith and Jones, Anger Management, Baby Daddy, Blue Mountain State, Captain N The Game Master, Community

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Sexton Hardcastle

Another for the wire.

 

Did seasons 1-3 and only just picked up season 4 after 6 months or so. Stupid move.

 

Season 5 seems a bit slow much like the first.

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Looking for something new to watch. I've seen all the old favourites like 24, sopranos, lost etc just finished Fringe and currently up to date with Game of Thrones, the following and the blacklist.

 

Anyone recommend something else? (Tried breaking bad but got to episode 5 and gave up!)

House of Cards, Kevin Spacey, Netflix.

Just noticed someone else with good TV tastes.

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Sheiky Baby

Not mentioned yet but Klondike is a must!

 

Other than that

True Detective

House of Cards (Series 2 gets a bit OTT in some parts but overall, fantastic!)

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hmfc_liam06

House of Cards (Kevin Spacey version).

 

Excellent adaptation of the book and UK series. Really well done.

 

Absolutely this, my favourite TV show of the last couple years.

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Chad Sexington

House of Cards (Kevin Spacey version).

 

Excellent adaptation of the book and UK series. Really well done.

Justified

 

Good shouts.

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Steve_Jersey_HMFC

Absolutely this, my favourite TV show of the last couple years.

 

Just finished season 2 really like House of cards myself

 

Would def recommend the Wire, Boardwalk Empire, Suits, Dexter too

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I quite liked revolution.

 

I watch this too, but to be honest I don't know if I would advise anyone else to watch it. I only watch it as I want to see how it ends and hope it ends at season 2. One of these programmes that started ok, got bad but you need to know how it ends!!

 

I would agree with others on house of cards (especially season 1, 2 starts well then becomes OTT), person of interest & True detective.

 

Ones to avoid are hostages and the following, which started great but now watching season 2 I am desperate for it to end.

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Started Suits today its ok not fantastic.

The pilot for Bosch on Amazon prime was good has Marlo from the wire and Titus Welliver in it.

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Seymour M Hersh

Elementary

Suits

White Collar

Castle

Rizzoli & Isles

Modern Family

Person of Interest

Blacklist

Agents of Shield

NCIS

NCIS LA

Hawaii Five O

 

Should keep you going.

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Peaky Blinders

 

Really liked every episode, theres 6 in total, and Tom Hardy's in the next series

 

Seconded, brilliant series, bbc 2 as well. Really looking forward to the next series.

 

Tried The Wire but couldnt understand what the fcuk they where talking about most of the time.

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Angry Haggis

Sons of Anarchy...not every ones cuppa but easily watchable.

 

Others I've watched recently and really enjoyed:

 

The Bridge

Life on Mars

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Gigolo-Aunt

Watched True Detective in the last two nights. Fantastic TV.

 

A master class in acting - cant praise it enough.

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