Recommend me a good TV show

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  1. RenchFries

    RenchFries Well-Known Member

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    I need something new to watch. I'm almost through with second season of Homeland. I'm looking for something else that's kinda fast-paced and tense.

    I tried to watch "24" and "Southland", but I couldn't get into those shows. I already saw Breaking Bad, Sons of Anarchy and Dexter all the way through. So don't bother with those.
     
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    football is on
     
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    gilaet King Of Town Staff Member

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    Justified
     
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    American Horror Story is creepy and it won't break your brain
     
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    Howard tv
     
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    Justified, Homeland, The Killing

    24 and Southland are god awful compared tho these other shows, and BB, Dexter, SOA
     
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    HIT AND MISS, from Paul Abbott, creator of Shameless and State of Play, is a high concept and ambitious new series that follows Chloë Sevigny as Mia, a contract killer with a secret: shes a transgender woman. Mias life is sent into a tailspin when she receives a letter from an ex-girlfriend dying from cancer revealing that Mia fathered a son eleven years ago. Faced with a difficult decision, Mia becomes the guardian to a new family forcing her to mix her killer instincts with her newly developing maternal instincts. HIT AND MISS tells the story of a lethal killer at the heart of a troubled family and how all of their lives will be dramatically changed forever.

    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2232345/


    Awesome show.
     
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    MisterSeven New Member Banned User

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    What a great question!
    Nip/Tuck Season 1
    M.A.S.H.
    Garth Merenghi's Darkplace
    Sledgehammer
    I really love the Buffy spin-off, Angel.
     
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    Bob's Burgers
     
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    ** The League, The Inbetweeners, Weeds
     
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    Boardwalk Empire
    Justified
    Parks and Recreation
     
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    Loved this- wonder if it's coming back for S2... :dontknow:
     
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    The First 48 on A&E.
     
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    What TV network is this on?
     
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    British show first; then Direct TV aired it. I found it via :quote:other:quote: means.
     
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    Fringe
     
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    Already watching Justified, love it.

    I don't like horror shit. It fucks with my head. I'm also not into fantasy/vampire horse shit.

    That looks weird as fuck. Is there a lot of drama in that show? I like the premise of a contract killer but the whole complicated story about cancer and transgender shit turns me off kinda.


    Any of you watch The Wire? I heard a lot of good stuff about that as well.
     
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    Sledgehammer! :jj:

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    The Wire kicks ass.
     
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    Agreed. I think I've watched all of them at least 5 times. Never gets old.