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recommend me a box set please

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wonderingwendy Wed 17-Oct-12 18:34:57

i like costume dramas
and sci fi stuff
can you recommend anything for me get stuck into
i work from home sewing for a living and so i like to watch while i work smile

MimsyBorogroves Wed 17-Oct-12 18:36:40


BeatTheClock Wed 17-Oct-12 18:40:18

What sort of comedy do you like? I'm enjoying the reruns of Not Going Out atm with Lee Mack.

I also used to like Larkrise to Candleford on a Sunday.

PenguinBear Wed 17-Oct-12 18:41:05

The big bang theory grin

Sastra Wed 17-Oct-12 18:41:20

I've just caught up with Downton Abbey on maternity leave!

wonderingwendy Wed 17-Oct-12 18:43:20

love larkrise although ive seen all of them
i like big bang theory (seen them all)
friends(seen them all)
the middle(seen them all)
modern family(seen them all)
do you see why ive run out (grin)

fraktion Wed 17-Oct-12 18:43:24

Battlestar Galactica

The west wing? It's not really romance or comedy though!
6 feet under

Lots of Star Trek....wink

fraktion Wed 17-Oct-12 18:43:44


CrikeyOHare Wed 17-Oct-12 19:18:08

Brothers & Sisters?

strawberrypenguin Wed 17-Oct-12 19:19:44

A town called Eureka - sci if and comedy-ish in one go.

MakesCakesWhenStressed Wed 17-Oct-12 19:21:01

The Gilmore Girls is great. Vert fast, sharp humour, lots of pop culture references and some nice storylines. Plus not so complicated you ned to keep 100% attention on it all the time (unlike the West Wing which is my other suggestion!)

dogrilla Wed 17-Oct-12 19:21:04

Brideshead Revisited is brilliant.

Goonatic Wed 17-Oct-12 19:25:16

The Wire, doesn't fit your criteria but it is amazing and I still think about it six months after we finished watching it!

FrankelSaysRelax Wed 17-Oct-12 21:57:57

West Wing

Best. TV. Show. Ever. Fact! grin

mrmump Wed 17-Oct-12 22:03:35

True Blood. Romance, sci fi and alot of flash backs to the olden days! (vampires in costume drama)

wonderingwendy Thu 18-Oct-12 18:15:41

seen all the true bloods
what is the wire about please

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