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    Need a new show

    I've heard good things about Boardwalk Empire but have not had a chance to see it. Would you recommend this show? I like shows/movies about the mob, so I'm guessing this will be a must watch for me



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    Re: Need a new show

    The wire best crime show ever.



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    Re: Need a new show

    The Untouchables must be right up your alley.


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    Re: Need a new show

    I'm about to start Terriers on Netflix. I've heard pretty good things about it.


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    Re: Need a new show

    Quote Originally Posted by CarlHungus View Post
    I've heard good things about Boardwalk Empire but have not had a chance to see it. Would you recommend this show? I like shows/movies about the mob, so I'm guessing this will be a must watch for me
    Not a mob show but I thought The Americans (FX) was really good. The Soviets are like the mobsters you root for...

    But as was said the gold standard for cop drama series is The Wire.


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    Re: Need a new show

    Boardwalk Empire is my favorite show. The attention to the history detail is very, very good. The costuming is immaculate and its very, very well written with some great dry humor and suspense. You'll never look at Steve Buscemi the same way.

    My only complaint is that, at times, its bloody and violent for bloody and violent's sake. There were two or three killings that both had no point in the plot and were overly graphic last season...



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    Re: Need a new show

    Boardwalk empire took a few episodes to get its hooks in me, but its one of my favorites now. I'd recommend it.



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    Re: Need a new show

    Days of Our Lives. I'm pretty sure Stefano is in the mob.


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    Re: Need a new show

    House of Cards could be right up your alley. Its a political drama, but it stars Kevin Spacey getting passed over to become the Secretary of State (a position he was promised) so he decides to take everyone down. He plays a really good anti-hero.



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    Sherlock on BBC. Only 6 episodes in and season 3 starts in the fall.



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    Re: Need a new show

    Quote Originally Posted by Rabbuk View Post
    The wire best crime show ever.
    Sheeeeeeeeeeeit.



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    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Sheeeeeeeeeeeit.
    Omar might be the best tv character too



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    Re: Need a new show

    Quote Originally Posted by 3GenClone View Post
    House of Cards could be right up your alley. Its a political drama, but it stars Kevin Spacey getting passed over to become the Secretary of State (a position he was promised) so he decides to take everyone down. He plays a really good anti-hero.
    I am a fan of Kevin Spacey. I'll have to check that one out too, thanks



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    Re: Need a new show

    Quote Originally Posted by Rabbuk View Post
    Omar might be the best tv character too

    I don't know, despite going on to sucess in a lot of movies, I still call Idris Elba, Stringer Bell.



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    Re: Need a new show

    Ray Donovan just started on showtime



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