Anyone Watch Sherlock, BBC Version of Sherlock Holmes Starring Khan from Star Trek?

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  1. TripTo My Taint

    TripTo My Taint Well-Known Member

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    It is beyond awesome, and a really fresh take on the characters and story.

    I know of three seasons out...they call them Series 1, 2, and 3 and there are like 3 two-hour movies per Series. I think it'll be something great to take the sting out of Walter White's death.

    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1475582/ 9.2/10 Rating


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    In this modernized version of the Conan Doyle characters, using his detective plots, Sherlock Holmes lives in early 21st century London and acts more cocky towards Scotland Yard's detective inspector Lestrade because he's actually less confident. Doctor Watson is now a fairly young veteran of the Afghan war, less adoring and more active.
     
  2. Daveindiego

    Daveindiego Confirmed Internet Legend Banned User

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    No, I'm not a faggit that watches BBC.

    There are football games on bitch.
     
  3. TripTo My Taint

    TripTo My Taint Well-Known Member

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    You record this shit Dave, so when you wake-n-bake on the weekends or stay awake nights you can watch smart, engaing TV, or 'the telly" if you're an old rich-ass English motherfucker. But they're always running Honey-Boo-Boo for you, Dave...you're good.
     
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    ice cream Well-Known Member

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    every wed at 8 is sherlock holmes staring Jeremy Brett[favorite actor of all time}

    10 out of 10

    i have thought of starting a thread about it but figured i would become cannon fodder
    they were made in the 1980's
     
  5. The Cunt

    The Cunt New Member

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    In the UK we don't string out shows to death like you guys do
     
  6. TripTo My Taint

    TripTo My Taint Well-Known Member

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    I've started to notice that...Being Human, for example.
     
  7. The Cunt

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    Yep...I think it's better that way then to ruin it... it don't leave a bad taste in ya mouth
     
  8. Magnificent Mr. Hole

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  9. newcastlefan

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    you're just an uncultured faggit.
     
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    Sherlock is one of the best shows on TV, in any country. The writing is first rate, and the lead actors are two of the best of this generation. You might recognize the actors from The Hobbit and Star Trek Into The Dark since Sherlock plays Khan and the dragon in The Hobbit while Dr Watson is the star of The Hobbit.
     
  11. newcastlefan

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    you do passively kill them off before they're finished though. for example: Torchwood.
     
  12. eliasbboy

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    Sherlock kicks all kinds of ass.
     
  13. The Cunt

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    Point taken but that's a soap so it don't count
     
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    is that a good or bad thing for you?... BTW i'm a Torchwood fan too :)
     
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    i watched Jekyll last spring. That was pretty good. The special effects were a bit much but it had a good story.
     
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    Donkeyboy2190 Never earned a dimes

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    Sherlock is damn good. CUmberbatch is an awesome actor. He;s supposedly up for a major part in the new Star Wars films.