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mmack Tue 27-Dec-16 01:45:38

I don't have good enough internet to have netflix and I want to buy a good box set on DVD for the new year. In recent years I have enjoyed Nashville and True Blood. I bought Justified last year and it was OK but I wasn't hooked enough to keep going with it. I got Veep Season 1 as well but wasn't too impressed with that. I have seen almost no other recent TV. I'd be grateful for any recommendations.

Nataleejah Wed 28-Dec-16 08:17:09

Sons of Anarchy
Breaking Bad

My Xmas pressie for myself is Game of Thrones. Not sure what to make of it yet

HeddaGabbler Wed 28-Dec-16 08:19:42

The Good Wife.

MagicalMrsMistoffelees Wed 28-Dec-16 08:21:13

The Walking Dead

Randonneur Wed 28-Dec-16 08:46:17

Friday night lights
Parks and rec (persevere past the first season)
Hart of Dixie (if you like really silly fluffy shows, it's great entertainment rather than great tv!)

HughLauriesStubble Wed 28-Dec-16 08:59:40

Sons of anarchy
The good wife
Game of thrones
Breaking bad
The wire

MargotMoon Wed 28-Dec-16 09:45:49

The Sopranos
Breaking Bad
The Wire

Heavyweights, all!

Maybe Gossip Girl if you want something more 'guilty pleasure' wink

CremeBrusselsSprouts Wed 28-Dec-16 09:55:11

The Killing is fantastic, especially season 1

PlugUgly Wed 28-Dec-16 09:57:54

The Bridge
Breaking bad
Fargo 1 and 2

HughLauriesStubble Wed 28-Dec-16 10:18:21

Ooh and The Fall is fantastic too!

fortyfourfeasts Wed 28-Dec-16 10:26:23

West Wing.
Breaking Bad.
Game of Thrones
The Bridge
The Killing (haven't watched the American one so can't recommend that one)

HerOtherHalf Wed 28-Dec-16 10:36:13

Depends what you're into really, doesn't it? I'm a bit of a crime and action junky and would recommend:

The Sopranos
Breaking Bad
Boardwalk Empire
Peaky Blinders
The Wire
The Blacklist

Childrenofthestones Wed 28-Dec-16 19:01:24

Still Game

SloanePeterson Wed 28-Dec-16 19:09:49

The walking dead is fantastic. I binge watched it all last year to catch up to the current series and so wish I could watch it all for the first time again. Also love game of thrones even though it's not my usual thing at all. I have the ER box set stashed away for when I have time too, can't wait.

LemonyFresh Wed 28-Dec-16 19:30:32

Black Mirror is the best thing I've watched recently.

trickydickie Thu 29-Dec-16 21:48:07

Breaking bad. I am now watching sons of anarchy and quite enjoying it but loved, loved breaking bad.

Nataleejah Fri 30-Dec-16 00:01:52

I watched SOA first and afterwards Breaking Bad seemed rather slow paced to me. Still great.

IRobot is very gripping

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