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  1. Tre4ISU

    Tre4ISU Well-Known Member

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    Anyone catch this? I thought it was awesome. Has a little bit of a 24 feel to it.
     
  2. BigBake

    BigBake Well-Known Member

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    Cross between 24 and Silence of the Lambs.

    Only caught the last 30 mins, I'm in, I liked it.
     
  3. cyhawkdmb

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    Seems like this could get very good, a great role for Spader. Added to my season pass list.
     
  5. Cy83ag

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    Spader is awesome. The show looks to be pretty good, well written and fast paced.
     
  6. klamath632

    klamath632 Well-Known Member

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    This is on my list. I enjoyed the pilot. I'm wondering how long before Spader turns his FBI partner into Maggie Gyllenhall from Secretary. This character seems every bit as controlling.
     
  7. bringmagicback

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    So is that her dad then? How does he know about the husband? Who is the husband
     
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    This is a better role for Spader. He didnt fit in the office at all.
     
  9. MLawrence

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    Agreed. His character is more like Alan Shore from Boston Legal which I think fits him a lot better than what he did in The Office.
     
  10. erikbj

    erikbj Well-Known Member

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    what station is it on?
     
  11. william

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    I liked it. Spader was great. It left me with a lot of questions that I would like answered. I'll be recording it this season.
     
  13. jbhtexas

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    NBC is probably hoping you will tune in again to get the answers to your questions.

    An order-of-magnitude improvement over what NBC had in the Monday 9:00 time slot last season...
     
  14. cyhawkdmb

    cyhawkdmb Well-Known Member

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    wait... was that revolution?
     
  15. abcguyks

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    I'll watch it again, but IMO there were major holes in the plot of episode 1.

    1) Who schedules an important appointment at an adoption agency in the middle of the day on their first day in a new job?
    2) How do the bad guys know exactly what route the FBI is using and also be able to set up a hazmat cleanup with no one asking any questions?
     
  16. Clonehomer

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    To me it seemed a little too easy. So this guy turns himself in and wants to use his daughter to catch bad guys. And, oh yeah, her husband is one of those bad guys that her dad has worked with. We've seen this before.

    It just seemed like a show that should have been on Fox. But maybe I'm just spoiled and now expect all writing to be up to Breaking Bad standards.
     
  17. cyfan964

    cyfan964 Well-Known Member

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    Are we sure that Spader is her father? I mean we're leaning towards that, but there is no definitive answer yet. Also, unfortunately, Megan Boone is a terrible actress. The scene before she stabbed him in the neck was terrible. Horrible acting of being upset.
     
  18. Tre4ISU

    Tre4ISU Well-Known Member

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    You will not speak of Megan Boone in this way. I think Spader being her father is too easy. I don't think that's it.
     
  19. isuforlife

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    GOING TO BE ONE OF THE BEST
     
  20. buf87

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    I liked it. We watched the Voice and couldn't find the remote, so watched it by default.
     

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