X Files is coming back. Poll

Discussion in 'books, films, TV, radio & writing' started by DotCommunist, Mar 24, 2015.

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good idea\bad idea

  1. good

    56.8%
  2. bad

    17.6%
  3. it was always shit

    25.7%
  1. DotCommunist

    DotCommunist specter haunting

  2. editor

    editor Taffus Maximus

    It has the potential to be good. But it will probably be shit.
     
    Enviro, Chz, Idris2002 and 5 others like this.
  3. Cid

    Cid 慢慢走

    Wot ed said.
     
    Bernie Gunther likes this.
  4. DotCommunist

    DotCommunist specter haunting

    I hope they go more for tooms and flesh eating flies and killer silicon fungus ( :hmm: ). The conspiracy stuff and aliens was good enough at the time but there was never any payoff to it all
     
    Enviro, Chz, SpookyFrank and 9 others like this.
  5. Mr.Bishie

    Mr.Bishie BeRightOn

    Only six episodes.
     
  6. DotCommunist

    DotCommunist specter haunting

    testing the waters before commissioning more- fox usually renew on a series by series basis iirc

    It'll get the first two eps watched by everyone out of nostalgic wishing for it to be good, but if its ropey I'll give up by ep 3
     
    Greebo likes this.
  7. Mr.Bishie

    Mr.Bishie BeRightOn

    Haven't David & Gillian said that they're not in for a long haul? Sure I read a snippet earlier this year.
     
  8. DotCommunist

    DotCommunist specter haunting

    what else has dave got on? More soft porn in The Red Shoe Diaries lol
     
    CNT36 likes this.
  9. Mr.Bishie

    Mr.Bishie BeRightOn

    Not another 9 seasons of regurgitated X Files i'd wager.
     
  10. Nine Bob Note

    Nine Bob Note Straight for Servalan

    [​IMG]

    "Mr Skinner, I didn't realise you were appearing in this remake?"
    "The hell you didn't - did you see the magicians' secrets show I did ten years ago? That was my last entry in IMDB."
     
    rr22, CNT36, Throbbing Angel and 2 others like this.
  11. ShiftyBagLady

    ShiftyBagLady Thinks she is a flower to be looked at

    Great. Fanfuckingtastic. I look forward to another barrage of brain-dead dickheads calling me Scully for the foreseeable future then, given that I vaguely look like her and my name is vaguely similar and vague associations seem to pass as wit as readily these days as in the old days.
     
  12. Vintage Paw

    Vintage Paw dead stare and computer glare

    I'm massively excited and I don't care if it's crap because it'll be brilliant anyway just like even the shittest of the old episodes were.

    Everything's great if you want it to be.

    Just believe.
     
    Sea Star, Pseudopsycho and mentalchik like this.
  13. DotCommunist

    DotCommunist specter haunting

    Last time I saw skinner in anything he was playing an aryan brotherhood nazi in Sons of Anarchy. It'll be weird if he comes back in this
     
  14. Pickman's model

    Pickman's model One star in sight

    bastard phone put my vote in option 3 when i wanted option 1 :mad:
     
    Mr.Bishie likes this.
  15. Bob_the_lost

    Bob_the_lost Elsewhere

    No! No you bastards! I'm still only half way through the box set and you're going to throw more episodes at me!?
     
    Sea Star likes this.
  16. mwgdrwg

    mwgdrwg Be a Pisces. Jam.

    You're probably better off stopping after season 4 anyway.
     
    rr22 and SpookyFrank like this.
  17. mauvais

    mauvais change has become unavoidable

    So that's what became of Hank Moody. What a sellout.
     
  18. Sprocket.

    Sprocket. Baroudeur...

    X files.jpg

    ''They are paying us that much!''
     
  19. Sprocket.

    Sprocket. Baroudeur...

    will davis.jpg
    ''What a week to pack up smoking!''
     
  20. mentalchik

    mentalchik "Time doth flit, oh shit"


    and David Duchovny....................;)
     
    Vintage Paw likes this.
  21. mentalchik

    mentalchik "Time doth flit, oh shit"

    am quite excited
     
  22. SpookyFrank

    SpookyFrank Ridin' a Stutz Bearcat, Jim

    Season 5 is pretty good, and it features an episode written by William Gibson that's as great as you'd expect.
     
  23. Sprocket.

    Sprocket. Baroudeur...

    Looking forward to it. We liked the first film, not so the second.
    Be interested to see if they are bringing back previous allies.
    My favourite episode is still season three, episode four, Clyde Bruckman's Final Repose, with the utterly brilliant Peter Boyle as a psychic insurance salesman. Outstanding story IMO.
     
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  24. Throbbing Angel

    Throbbing Angel it's a very pretty colour this ambulance, isn't it

    That's a very good episode.

    I'm very looking forward to this.
     
  25. mwgdrwg

    mwgdrwg Be a Pisces. Jam.

    I've forgotten when I lost interest, when Mulder was missing for months and only in a few episodes.
     
  26. Impossible Girl

    Impossible Girl Time traveller and Companion

    I'm just like a kid waiting for Christmas :D
     
    Sprocket. likes this.
  27. Pseudopsycho

    Pseudopsycho I ate all your bees

    Millennium was better :p :D

    I loved the X-files but stopped watching around the point when Krycek(sp?) was being superfied by the black goo. I always meant to go back and finish it but never got around to it.
     
  28. fractionMan

    fractionMan Custom Title

    Should I watch the originals?
     
  29. beesonthewhatnow

    beesonthewhatnow going deaf for a living

    Tempted to torrent the first couple of series and watch again...
     
  30. Silva

    Silva This went well.

    While I'm not expecting much, six episodes is a good idea. If it's bad, heh, it's not like it will take much to unravel. If it holds up well, might get a 12-episodes in 2017.

    Ideally, I hope they wipe out everything after season 5 or 6, and start from there.
     

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