Discussion in 'Non-Vegas Chat' started by mdee, Feb 7, 2017.
Narcos season 3, Ray Donovan current season, Big Little Lies, very hard to follow dialogue.
Stranger Things Season 2 is here! Watched the first episode last night. It was pretty good!
Just saw this in the News...
LOS ANGELES — A law enforcement official says "Stranger Things" actor Charlie Heaton was denied entry into the U.S. last week after trace amounts of cocaine were found in his luggage when he arrived in Los Angeles.
The official said Friday that a customs canine sniffed Heaton's luggage when he arrived at Los Angeles International Airport last Saturday and officers found a small amount of cocaine.
The official said Heaton, a British citizen, was refused entry into the U.S. at the airport and returned to London. He wasn't arrested and no charges were filed.
The official couldn't discuss the matter publicly and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity.
Heaton stars as Jonathan Byers in the Netflix supernatural drama. His publicist didn't immediately respond to a request for comment Friday night.
Started watching Mindhunter too. I love Investigative Crime drama. I can’t stand too watch political shows or medical drama shows - at all. I loved Scrubs but have never watched one episode of Grey’s Anatomy.
Can’t wait for Netflix to release the last season of Longmire.
River. A beautifully flawed character. Total of 6 episodes.
I started watching Mindhunter but it didn't seem to go anywhere so I've stopped watching for now.
Longmire final season - Nov 17th!
You star in your own medical drama every day.
True -- which is why I like watching comedies about the medical profession. Have to laugh or I will cry. Absolutely loved John McGinley's Dr. Cox - he made the show on Scrubs.
On Mindhuters you have to get past the first 3 or 4 episodes. My husband griped about it at first too - but now he is hooked. I know who the guy is they show at the beginning of each episode. My husband didn't know until I told him. The show is creepy but it slowly draws you in.
Just watched Train To Busan.
Verrrrry good but not perfect.
The problem with The Killing is that S1 and S2 are like one big season of red herrings. Atmosphere is great and all but the payoff takes too long.
S3 is very good and I haven't watched the Netflix wrap up S4.
I've watched a few horror movies the last couple days on Netflix.
The Eyes of My Mother. Slow, dark and a little weird. Also in black and white.
Gerald's Game. A Stephen King book turned movie. I liked the book very much but it didn't translate well to a movie, in my opinion.
1922. Also a Stephen King story. This was decent.
I watched the final season of Bloodline. I really liked the series.
I still have Ozark and the second season of Stranger Things to watch.
Finished Mindhunters last night. It is interesting to see how this whole profiling serial killers started in the 70s & how lucky we are that a few investigators cared enough to fight the bureaucracy. I know a lot goes to dramatic license.
Now we are going to start The Librarians on HULU.
Season 3 of Narcos. Just started Season 2 of Stranger Things.
It's like all of a sudden the new craze is to turn Steven King books into movies. Watched Gerald's Game and Cell the other night. OK, i guess since I never read either books. Read "It" but haven't seen the movie. That will probably also wait for Netflix.
Not a new craze at all Joe and can understand if you have not read his books..Too many to type but I'll list some books from wiki and you have probably seen the films made from a lot of them.. I'd say the Shining is most notable I'm sure you have seen.
Year Title Publisher ISBN Note
1974 Carrie Doubleday 0385086954
1975 'Salem's Lot Doubleday 978-0-385-00751-1 World Fantasy Award nominee for Best Novel, 1976
1977 The Shining Doubleday 978-0-385-12167-5 Runner-up (4th place), Locus Award, 1978
1977 Rage Signet Books 978-0-451-07645-8 Published under pseudonym Richard Bachman
1978 The Stand Doubleday 978-0-385-12168-2 Nominee, World Fantasy Award, 1979;
Runner-up (15th place), Locus Award, 1979
1979 The Long Walk Signet Books 978-0-451-08754-6 Published under pseudonym Richard Bachman
1979 The Dead Zone Viking Press 978-0-670-26077-5 Runner-up (2nd place), Locus Award, 1980
1980 Firestarter Viking Press 978-0-670-31541-3 Nominee, British Fantasy Award’s August Derleth Award, 1981;
Runner-up (8th place), Locus Award, 1981
1981 Roadwork Signet Books 978-0-451-09668-5 Published under pseudonym Richard Bachman
1981 Cujo Viking Press 978-0-670-45193-7 Winner, British Fantasy Award’s August Derleth Award, 1982
1982 The Running Man Signet Books 978-0-451-11508-9 Published under pseudonym Richard Bachman
1982 The Dark Tower: The Gunslinger Grant 978-0-937986-50-9
1983 Christine Viking 978-0-670-22026-7 Nominee, Locus Award, 1984
1983 Pet Sematary Doubleday 978-0-385-18244-7 Nominee, World Fantasy Award, 1984;
Nominee, Locus Award, 1984
1983 Cycle of the Werewolf Land of Enchantment 978-0-960-38282-8 Illustrated by Bernie Wrightson
1984 The Talisman Viking 978-0-670-69199-9 Written with Peter Straub;
Nominee, World Fantasy Award, 1985;
Nominee, Locus Award, 1985
1984 Thinner NAL 978-0-453-00468-8 Published under pseudonym Richard Bachman
1986 It Viking 0-670-81302-8 Winner, British Fantasy Award, 1987;
Nominee, Locus Award, 1987
1987 The Eyes of the Dragon Viking 978-0-670-81458-9
1987 The Dark Tower II: The Drawing of the Three Grant 978-0-937986-90-5 Nominee, Locus Award, 1988
1987 Misery Viking 978-0-670-81364-3 Winner, Bram Stoker Award, 1987;
Nominee, World Fantasy Award, 1988
1987 The Tommyknockers Putnam 978-0-399-13314-5 Nominee, Locus Award, 1988
1989 The Dark Half Viking 978-0-670-82982-8 Nominee, Locus Award, 1990
1991 The Dark Tower III: The Waste Lands Grant 978-0-937986-17-2 Nominee, Bram Stoker Award, 1991;
Nominee, Locus Award, 1991
1991 Needful Things Viking 978-0-670-83953-7 Nominee, Bram Stoker Award, 1991;
Nominee, Locus Award, 1991
1992 Gerald's Game Viking 978-0-670-84650-4
1992 Dolores Claiborne Viking 978-0-670-84452-4 Nominee, Locus Award, 1993
1994 Insomnia Viking 978-0-670-85503-2 Nominee, Bram Stoker Award, 1994;
Nominee, Locus Award, 1994
1995 Rose Madder Viking 978-0-670-85869-9 Nominee, Locus Award, 1995
1996 The Green Mile Signet Books Winner, Bram Stoker Award, 1996;
Nominee, Locus Award, 1997
1996 Desperation Viking 978-0-670-86836-0 Twin novel of The Regulators;
Winner, Locus Award, 1997
1996 The Regulators Dutton 978-0-525-94190-3 Published under pseudonym Richard Bachman;
Twin novel of Desperation
1997 The Dark Tower IV: Wizard and Glass Grant 978-1-880418-38-3 Nominee, Locus Award, 1998
1998 Bag of Bones Scribner 978-0-684-85350-5 Winner, Bram Stoker Award, 1998;
Winner, British Fantasy Award’s August Derleth Award, 1999;
Winner, Locus Award, 1999
1999 The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon Scribner 978-0-684-86762-5
2001 Dreamcatcher Scribner 978-0-743-21138-3
2001 Black House Random House 978-0-375-50439-6 Sequel to The Talisman;
Written with Peter Straub;
Nominee, Bram Stoker Award, 2001;
Nominee, Locus Award, 2001
2002 From a Buick 8 Scribner 978-0-743-21137-6 Nominee, Bram Stoker Award, 2002
2003 The Dark Tower V: Wolves of the Calla Grant 978-1-880-41856-7 Nominee, Bram Stoker Award, 2003;
Nominee, Locus Award, 2004
2004 The Dark Tower VI: Song of Susannah Grant 978-1-880-41859-8 Nominee, Locus Award, 2005
2004 The Dark Tower VII: The Dark Tower Grant 978-1-880-41862-8 Winner, British Fantasy Award, 2005;
Nominee, Bram Stoker Award, 2004
2005 The Colorado Kid Hard Case Crime 978-0-843-95584-2
2006 Cell Scribner 978-0-743-29233-7
2006 Lisey's Story Scribner 978-0-743-28941-2 Winner, Bram Stoker Award, 2006;
Nominee, World Fantasy Award, 2007;
Nominee, Locus Award, 2007
2007 Blaze Scribner 978-1-416-55484-4 Published under pseudonym Richard Bachman
2008 Duma Key Scribner 978-1-416-55251-2 Winner, Bram Stoker Award, 2008
2009 Under the Dome Scribner 978-1-439-14850-1 Nominee, British Fantasy Award, 2010;
Nominee, Locus Award, 2010
2011 11/22/63 Scribner 978-1-451-62728-2 Nominee, British Fantasy Award, 2012;
Nominee, Locus Award, 2012;
Nominee, World Fantasy Award, 2012
2012 The Dark Tower: The Wind Through the Keyhole Grant 1-880418-76-2 The eighth Dark Tower novel, but chronologically set between the fourth and fifth volumes.
2013 Joyland Hard Case Crime 978-1-781-16264-4 Nominee Edgar Award, Best Original Paperback, 2014>
2013 Doctor Sleep Scribner 978-1-476-72765-3 Sequel to The Shining;
Winner, Bram Stoker Award, 2013
2014 Mr. Mercedes Scribner 978-1-476-75445-1 First novel in the Bill Hodges Trilogy;
Winner, Edgar Award for Best Novel, 2015
2014 Revival Scribner 978-1-476-77038-3
2015 Finders Keepers Scribner 978-1-501-10007-9 Second novel in the Bill Hodges Trilogy.
2016 End of Watch Scribner 978-1-501-12974-2 Third novel in the Bill Hodges Trilogy.
2017 Sleeping Beauties Scribner 978-1-50116-340-1 Written with Owen King
2018 The Outsider
What do you think of 'Stranger Things'...I only watched about half of the first episode. Season 3 of Narcos...mui bueno.
Introducing new characters. Will probably take a few episodes for the story to shape up. You should watch the second half. All I can say.
Try 'Magic City'.
Think the Sopranos go to Miami and become Jews on the eve of Castro overthrowing Batista. Only 2 seasons, but excellent, with sex, drugs, rock & roll, casinos & violence!
And I knew I've seen the central character before- Jeffrey Dean Morgan as Negan in the Walking Dead.
We're through Episode 8 of Stranger Things, Season 2. Maybe not quite as good as Season 1, but the story arc is rallying at the end, so I'm looking forward to the conclusion. It's a great show and very illustrative of why regular broadcast TV is losing viewers-Stranger Things is original, brisk, creatively written and spot on accurate for the period of the 80s in the Midwest. The kid actors are terrific. Network TV will not take these risks, preferring instead to rehash all things NCIS and Marvel Comics. Sigh.
I like all seasons of Narcos. Mindhunters started so slowly after three episodes I stopped watching it. Looking forward to the final season of Longmire on November 17.
I think I’m picking up some Spanish from watching Narcos.
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