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on Mon Jan 08, 2018 11:19 am
A brilliant French thriller in six parts, telecast on Dutch TV (with Dutch subtitles) on six successive days:

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on Fri Feb 02, 2018 11:53 am
A fascinating glimpse into filmmaker Greenaway's mind as well as his
interaction with his daughter and wife (who filmed this documentary).




https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Greenaway

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Stunning scenery but often very difficult to follow. It's the accents that do it...

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on Thu Feb 22, 2018 7:54 pm
The missus has been watching this of late via Netflix. I watch in every now and then, lol It is interesting, more so for the fact "Graham Coxon" from Blur does all the music score for the series (knowing how big of a fan I am of his work, etc, I have to watch).

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on Wed Mar 21, 2018 8:58 pm
One of the best police series ever made:


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A birthday present (Series 1, that is)----not asked
for specifically but most gratefully received:

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Saw two episodes in a row last on Belgian TV--excellent so far:


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on Mon May 07, 2018 5:06 am
The brilliant BBC adaptation for TV of the Wilkie Collins classic:


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on Mon May 21, 2018 10:33 am
Yesterday we watched part one of a three-part series on BBC-TV about Liberal politician Jeremy Thorpe, brilliantly portrayed by Hugh Grant. It reminded me of this picture taken in 1967 of Thorpe with Hendrix:

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on Mon May 28, 2018 11:47 am
Mr. K wrote:Yesterday we watched part one of a three-part series on BBC-TV about Liberal politician Jeremy Thorpe, brilliantly portrayed by Hugh Grant.


And here's the trailer:


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on Mon May 28, 2018 4:41 pm
^^^

Some good actors involved there.

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on Tue Jun 05, 2018 9:56 pm
A Belgian documentary about Bobby Kennedy from his brother Jack's death to his own:


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on Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:12 pm
Mr. K wrote:A Belgian documentary about Bobby Kennedy from his brother Jack's death to his own:


I read this interesting piece about his death the other day; http://www.ladbible.com/news/politics-bobby-kennedys-last-words-revealed-by-busboy-50-years-later-20180603

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Cool Cool Water wrote:I read this interesting piece about his death the other day; http://www.ladbible.com/news/politics-bobby-kennedys-last-words-revealed-by-busboy-50-years-later-20180603

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I've just watched the last instalment of this excellent Welsh detective series on Dutch TV:



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Highly recommended!


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