Entertainment Don't forget tonite on AMC - Preacher

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  1. hugh jasol

    hugh jasol foxxy Gold

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    From the pages of the old Vertigo branch of DC Comics. Hoooleee shit.....

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    I hope this can come on the screen anywhere near as good as it was written on the page by Garth Ennis. This entire series was unfuckinbelievable. And I really can't believe its gonna be on TV. I hope they don't blow it.

    I read initially it was gonna be on HBO - where no lie they definitely could get away with more of the language and violence and titties. But hey, we will see.

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    Stern related cause there was always some cock talk involved in the stories.
     
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  2. ItsAWholeThing

    ItsAWholeThing Well-Known Member VIP

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    i forgot
     
  3. crazypreacher

    crazypreacher Not followin whitey's rules

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    K. I won't.
     
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    Fuck yeah man. Can't wait. Might be the only thing Seth Rogen is involved in that I give a shit about since he's behind the screen, not in front of it.
     
  5. Murcielago

    Murcielago Dead Pull Hitter Gold

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    Loved the comic, keeping my fingers crossed but I don't know how they will successfully bring it to TV.

    Pity the poor bastard who plays Herr Starr.
     
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    Based on the IMDB page, I'd guess that the first seasons's big bad is Odin Quincannon.

    That's already a pretty big clue they're playing fast and lose with the storyline from the books. In the books, Quincannon doesn't appear until approximately halfway through the series' run.
     
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    Yeah I've heard they're doing their own thing with the series, which being on AMC, I guess they have to. Probably gonna be shit.
     
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    Murcielago Dead Pull Hitter Gold

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    Interesting. I suppose that sidetrack from the main story is the part most grounded in some kind of reality, though it's not a particularly gripping point for a new audience in my mind.
     
  9. Willowglen

    Willowglen Lookin thru the glass ceiling & up Stephs skirt

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    Is there anyway douchebag Rogan and his even less talented partner dont fuck tho up?
     
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    YodaQuiversStern Turn and face the strange

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    Based on the fact that Howard was pushing it this week, it will either suck or be cancelled.
     
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    Have you guys heard Howard's cringe-worthy live commercials for this? "Yeah, I used to read this book, Robin," he claimed. It was quite obvious he had no idea what it was or what it was about.

    Anyway, I have high hopes for this. Early buzz is good too!
     
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  12. GLguygardner

    GLguygardner "I break bread, ribs, hundred dollar bills..."

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    Thanks for the reminder. Will DVR it.
     
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    GLguygardner "I break bread, ribs, hundred dollar bills..."

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    GLguygardner "I break bread, ribs, hundred dollar bills..."

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    I can't wait for Arseface
     
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    i would have forgotten to record this!

    they start advertising these things so far in advance, by the time it's almost on, i don't even look at when.
     
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    I was always amused by Sheriff Root's bottomless pit of frustration.
     
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    Not the Tulip I was expecting.
     
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    Hoping it's at least 1/10 as good as the comic!

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    GLguygardner "I break bread, ribs, hundred dollar bills..."

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    She was on AGENTS of S.H.I.E.L.D last season. She's sexy as hell. Long as she plays Tulip like the way Garth Ennis wrote her, she'll be fine.
     
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    No reason it can't work, I just always read Tulip as quintessential white trash.

    Now that I've seen the cast, everyone is a bit older than I expected as well. I saw Jesse and Tulip as late 20s rather than mid 30s.
     
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