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Dugee Sun 01-Nov-20 09:38:46

Just looking for some recommendations to get us through the next month.

I'll start by recommending:
Brave New World - series
Ratched - series
Rebecca - film

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TazMac Sun 01-Nov-20 11:19:07

We’ve been watching the Bridge. We’ve finished Series 2, so 3 and 4 to go. It’s excellent, it was recommended on here - I’d just finished watching the Fall and posted on here for similar ideas. I’d also highly recommend The Fall.

Dugee Sun 01-Nov-20 11:22:03

Also, Harlots, a bit trashy but an easy watch. Series on iPlayer.

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caringcarer Sun 01-Nov-20 11:24:00

The series This is Us has just released series 5 all can be found on Prime.

The Queen's Gambit is excellent and can be found on Netflix.

pistolknight Sun 01-Nov-20 11:27:19

The barrier
To the lake
Both are on Netflix

TazMac Sun 01-Nov-20 11:32:08

Has anyone watched American Gods? Think it’s a bit old but just noticed DP has added it to our watchlist.

That said, we didn’t get round to watching Game of Thrones until the last lockdown. Watched the whole thing in 6 weeks, I was bereft when we finished it.

notanotherlasagne Sun 01-Nov-20 11:46:55

So excited about This Is Us! Also try Ozark, Emily In Paris, Bordertown, Mindhunter...

Dugee Sun 01-Nov-20 11:49:50

Mind Hunter is excellent. Is series 3 coming soon?

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TazMac Sun 01-Nov-20 17:32:28

I’ll have a flick through Netflix tonight and add some of these on. Can’t say that I’ve got much else to look forward to over the next month, other than binge watching and eating nice food wink

Lemming20 Sun 01-Nov-20 17:41:02

Mad Men on Amazon prime smile

Sparklingbrook Sun 01-Nov-20 17:45:31

Normal People (BBC Iplayer) it's a bit marmite. 12 half an hour episodes, close to Sally Rooney's book. I enjoyed it but it's a bit of a roller coaster and much shouting at the screen.

Love Life (BBC Iplayer) Rom Com starring Anna Kendrick, 10 episodes. Entertaining and not too high brow.

mum2jakie Sun 01-Nov-20 17:49:38

Motherland - series 1 on Netflix and most of series 2 on iPlayer

Destinysdaughter Sun 01-Nov-20 17:54:40

Loved Emily in Paris! Such wonderful escapism. Call my Agent is v good if you don't mind subtitles.

If you have Sky Arts, there are lots of interesting documentaries about the old school Hollywood movie stars, Audrey Hepburn, Rock Hudson etc.

Dugee Sat 07-Nov-20 20:25:03

Just coming back to this, thank you for all your suggestions.

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orangejuicer Sat 07-Nov-20 20:28:14

If anyone likes violent anime hmm then blood of Zeus on Netflix was quite good. I wouldn't normally watch that kind of thing though.

OrangeBananaFish Sat 07-Nov-20 20:31:47

Another This is Us suggestion. Just because that was my lockdown viewing earlier in the year.

Trekkerbabe Sat 07-Nov-20 20:35:26

Seaside hotel. Channel 4... brilliant!!!

Dugee Sat 14-Nov-20 15:15:00

We are about half way through Cursed and enjoying it. Desperately searching for another GoT, don't think Cursed is it but it's good in its own way.

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