Amazon Prime streaming video recommendations thread

Discussion in 'books, films, TV, radio & writing' started by Corax, May 17, 2016.

  1. bemused

    bemused Well-Known Member

    I like chess so watched Pawn Sacrifice last night, quite good.
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  2. flypanam

    flypanam Local oaf

    Yup we burned through two seasons in 3 days.
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  3. lefteri

    lefteri Well-Known Member

    I hope they've commissioned another!
  4. flypanam

    flypanam Local oaf

    They have. I saw something that it will be available sometime soon but that could be next year.
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  5. lefteri

    lefteri Well-Known Member

    Ah, now i see that it has already aired on Sundance's streaming service - damn I want it now but it's not even around to torrent
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  6. marshall

    marshall Well-Known Member

    Really enjoying 2nd season of Animal Kingdom, strong characters, good development of key individuals from 1st season.
  7. Nanker Phelge

    Nanker Phelge Monkey Boy

    Finished season one of Animal Kingdom. Been a good show so far. I don't feel much for the characters, but the way they play everyone, including each other, without any moral compass, reminds me of The Shield.
  8. marshall

    marshall Well-Known Member

    Just finished Season 2, loved it, great charcter development and you end up caring about them ALL; relieved Season 3 is in the pipeline.
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  9. UnderAnOpenSky

    UnderAnOpenSky baseline neural therapy

    See the new Vikings is on Amazon. Can't watch till I'm back home with my girlfriend though.

    Started watching Prison Break tonight. Few years old a bit silly, but I'm quite enjoying it.
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  10. Plumdaff

    Plumdaff joy in people

    UnderAnOpenSky The first series of Prison Break is high concept, ludicrous and fantastically enjoyable. I can't honestly say it's worth the bother past season one.
  11. T & P

    T & P |-o-| (-o-) |-o-|

    This. The first series is a bit underwhelming, but after a much publicised rewriting of the main character's character, from S2 onwards it gets really damned good.
  12. Nine Bob Note

    Nine Bob Note Straight for Servalan

    Disappointed not to pick up some additional series of NYPD Blue during Prime/Cyber (Mon)Day/Week/Month. No Christmas category that I can see - and none of the notes I've been making for my Xmas movies thread has "Amazon Prime" written next to it
  13. Chz

    Chz Stark Raving Sane

    I note that Season 3 of Hap and Leonard starts March 17th.

    It makes me happy. :)
  14. marshall

    marshall Well-Known Member

    Oooh, really? Love Hap and Leonard, if it's season 3 it will, presumably, be The Two Bear Mambo.
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  15. chandlerp

    chandlerp Well-Known Member

  16. Nine Bob Note

    Nine Bob Note Straight for Servalan

  17. 8ball

    8ball Considerably more oppressed than yow

    Captain Fantastic was good.
  18. PursuedByBears

    PursuedByBears Go stick your head in a pig

    The second half of the Tick is out now, good so far.
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  19. bellaozzydog

    bellaozzydog rolling turds in glitter

    The 8 hour HD log fire videos are ace.
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  20. 8ball

    8ball Considerably more oppressed than yow

    And the kitten channel.
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  21. bellaozzydog

    bellaozzydog rolling turds in glitter

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  22. 8ball

    8ball Considerably more oppressed than yow

    You've not seen the kitten channel? Classical music plays while kittens parachute in on a little hot air balloon and terrorise a tiny cardboard town.

    Actually, just found it on youtube, so you don't need Prime at all:

  23. TheHoodedClaw

    TheHoodedClaw acknowledging ur soup leg

    Absolute. Game. Changer.
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  24. Spymaster

    Spymaster Cockney Wanker

  25. planetgeli

    planetgeli There's no future in England's dreaming

    It also has a great soundtrack/incidental music. And yes, it’s amazing how you come to like characters who were pretty much 100% unlikeable in the first series. Recommended.
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  26. marshall

    marshall Well-Known Member

    Yh, Deran and Pope in particular.
  27. Pickman's model

    Pickman's model Every man and every woman is a star

    Oh you little star :)
  28. Pickman's model

    Pickman's model Every man and every woman is a star

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  29. yardbird

    yardbird Understands love.

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  30. Spymaster

    Spymaster Cockney Wanker

    I didn't realise it was being released one episode per week until we binged through the first 5 eps then came to a grinding halt :mad:
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