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Life in Pieces on Amazon Prime is very funny

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EachandEveryone Mon 15-Aug-16 20:31:01

It's a cross between Brothers and Sisters and Modern Family. Give it a go!

BendydickCuminsnatch Mon 15-Aug-16 20:32:40

Ooh! Going to do that right this second while I work on a cake! flowers

EachandEveryone Mon 15-Aug-16 23:47:58

What did you think?

pussinasda Tue 16-Aug-16 16:30:10

i tried watching this last week cos it had great reviews but it wasnt my cup of tea didnt get the humour at all
each to their own i suppose

BendydickCuminsnatch Tue 16-Aug-16 18:23:14

Mm i did like it. I thought the comedy was a bit forced in places unlike Modern Family, but yeah I'll watch more I think! Got a few episodes in. I like the format of it smile

EachandEveryone Tue 16-Aug-16 20:43:29

Yes i think we need to give it a go. Im bored of modern family now. The other one i like is Casual. Again its only for certain tastes. If you liked Transparent. Infact what can we call this genre? Whiney comedy/drama in the same ilk as Girls.

mouldycheesefan Thu 18-Aug-16 08:20:35

Watched first two episodes, I liked it! Very funny!

BendydickCuminsnatch Thu 18-Aug-16 08:31:51

I liked Transparent. I haven't seen Brothers & Sisters, I'll try and find it! Watched more of Life in Pieces last night, I got up to the Christmas one, maybe further, don't remember. I'm like it more and more, love the new mum character!

totoromama Fri 19-Aug-16 18:47:25

We binge watched and really enjoyed it. Can't wait for the next season. I think it's out Oct.

EachandEveryone Fri 19-Aug-16 19:39:37

I liked Casusl as well although it's more serious. Done good actors in it.

EachandEveryone Fri 19-Aug-16 19:56:24

Casual stupid phone. It has the mom from Six Feet Under in it. About a single mom her teenage daughter and screwball brother. It's quite mucky.

BendydickCuminsnatch Fri 19-Aug-16 20:41:56

Ooh going to try Casual now! Is it on Amazon? The perks of making cakes for a living are endless - watching series after series while you work grin

EachandEveryone Fri 19-Aug-16 20:44:54

Yes my friend is an artist and does the same thing

EverySongbirdSays Mon 22-Aug-16 00:47:35

I've just watched all of Series 1 in the last 3 days.

It's great. I even like "Lark" as a potential baby name, but I know my whole family would be like : hmm

Pipsqueak11 Mon 22-Aug-16 20:51:48

Thanks for the recommendation - love it!

totoromama Thu 25-Aug-16 18:32:32

Watched casual now on series 2

EachandEveryone Thu 25-Aug-16 20:04:49

I really like it. It's nice to see Pete Campbell again.

EverySongbirdSays Thu 25-Aug-16 20:08:16

Pete Campbell isn't in Life In Pieces.

I'm confused

Do you mean Pete Campbell from Mad Men?

Is he in Casual?

EachandEveryone Thu 25-Aug-16 21:42:34

Yes hes in Casual. Sorry i was getting carried away.

EachandEveryone Fri 02-Sep-16 14:16:19

Anyone watched Casual yet?

SlinkyVagabond Fri 02-Sep-16 14:23:06

Oh I loved it! (LIP) love Dianne Wiest and James Brolin (I'm old enough to remember him being a heart throb) and Colin Hanks is great. I'm rationing myself now though. I liked Frankie and....ugh gone blank. With Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin. Rich American people comedy.

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