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Game of Thrones (HBO pace - no book spoilers)

Discussion in 'TV + Film' started by IotV, Feb 12, 2011.

  1. IotV

    IotV Guest

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    Part of this was filmed near my home here in Northern Ireland. Can't wait to see it come to life, it looks epic.
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    It's actually happening? Wow, I thought it'd end up like Preacher or Dark Tower... Pretty stoked to see it though!
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    Same here! It was literally filmed next door to me. I even snuck up to the film set one night.

    I will definitely be watching this, simply because it was filmed near me. It does look pretty good though.
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    It looks good, but would it kill HBO to actually make show that was grounded and had a powerful message again? The Sopranos and The Wire have yet to be matched, although Treme is quite good, I'll give them that.
  6. IotV

    IotV Guest

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    Cool site, I'm bookmarking it.

    Just under a month away now. Can't wait for it to arrive on April 18th. I even have an avatar ready for it.
  8. jtm


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    So, who has seen the 15 minute preview?

    It's amazing and everything I would have hoped for.
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    Im gonna wait for sky atlantic. But hope it is amazing.
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    I know nothing baout the source material, but it looks good... and it's HBO
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    It looks amazing. Some of the most beautiful scenery on television, however, the story will have to match it.
  12. jtm


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    Oh, it will, believe me. I have finished the book last week and it is amazing. Plus the series is as close to the book as possible.
  13. SockMonkey

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    Well I quite liked that, but I think it's going to take a while to work out what's going on. The acting wasn't great in it, and despite some of the amazing scenery it had a slightly cheap feel to it.

    How on earth did Mark "Mr Tesco" Addy get a prime role in that and his name second in the credits? Bizarre.
  14. jtm


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    I thought the acting was great, and the hour passed by very fast. Looking forward to the second episode.

    The ratings seem to be okay as well. I hope they will be able to get word of mouth going.
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    HBO clearly aren't worried - they've renewed already:

    I thought the first episode was really promising - a lot of scene-setting and not that much action but I suppose that was inevitable. And that ending!
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    The premiere was amazing. I was shocked as hell that Jamie pushed Bran outside of the window, after being caught slamming his sister.
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    This show is gonna end up becoming my fave tv show ever if the quality keeps up. The first episode was SO good.
  18. jtm


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    I'm racing through the books right now. They really did a wonderful job adapting the story.

    I hope that if it's successful, a network might consider doing a "Wheel of Time" series.
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    THAT ending.

    What an amazing show, I hope the quality of the pilot can be sustained. Why are they all incestuous freaks though?
  20. jtm


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    All? Just the two.
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