The Walking Dead - Season 7

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  1. ajsccfc

    ajsccfc Well-Known Member

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    The problem with them now having a bigger cast is that they need to give each person time for us to give a shit about them, but in doing that you can have a number of episodes where you don't see a particular person and it's jarring to go back to them. The dicksplash who runs Hilltop has the potential to be a great sleazebag character, but you only see him slithering around once every six weeks so it's easy to get removed from it. In the early days everyone was in every episode so you had the easier focus.



    Next week's bear attack looks like a cracking episode

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    The source material is a cartoon, Negan is literally a cartoon baddy. I get why the show gets criticism with the shit deer and sword throwing stuff but it's always been cartoonish. it is a cartoon.

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  3. skybluegod

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    I know it reminded me of when I did my A Level media, I tried to have a blood spurt, and because i didn;t have enough time to make it decent, I put in the shittest effect you could imagine, and sent it in, still ashamed of it to this day. I was a kid, with limited time and equipment, this is huge team that puts so much effort into locations, the realness of the zombies etc, surely they could have made the effect so much better.
     
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    Tbh i agree, none of the characters are good, and I hope all 3 die during the attack, will give a chance for new blood to come into the series, and also means that it was a sacrifice made without killing off the most lovable and irreplaceable characters.

    I agree i like Gabriel more, and have always liked Jesus, but I don;t think they committed any time to the other characters before, and so they are trying too now before killing them off. Like with Abraha, they started to concentrate on him more and then killed him.

    Really hope Rosita does die, you are right she comes across as stupid and reckless and really adds nothing to the group, have a feeling it will end up with sasha being killed not her tho.
     
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  5. Otis

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    Yeah, get that, but I found the Governor scarier. Negan is way OTT. I know the Governor was too, but his was unhinged. With Negan it's like he's trying to be Jim Carrey.

    In fact, they should have just got Jim Carrey if they were going to portray him like that.

    I don't find Negan scary in the slightest and just see him as one big joke. Such a fine actor playing the role too.

    Think this portrayal belongs in the Tim Burton Batman films.
     
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    with a name like skybluegod..I should think you do like jesus
     
  7. Houchens Head

    Houchens Head Fairly well known member from the Isle of Wight

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    I hear they're introducing another cartoon character soon...............
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  8. stupot07

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    Really enjoyed this episode. A bit cheesy in places but we're one step closer to an epic final battle.

    Will be interesting to see what happens with the female group and how rick approaches them.

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  9. Otis

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    Just send Carl in to love them up.
     
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    Yes it was:
     
  11. Otis

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    That's ridiculous!!

    Quite clearly apparent that is a Rick mannequin and not the real Rick.
     
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    Just got back from Spain and binge watched the first five series. Really enjoying it, into series six and Glenn has just been eaten WTF?
     
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  13. Nick

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    Was that the one by the wheelie bins?
     
  14. Otis

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    Sounds like it. The scene with Nicholas it sounds like.
     
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    Yes
     
  16. Houchens Head

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    RIP Glenn, eh? ;)
     
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    you tease
     
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    Just wanna say that I haven't seen Glenn for absolutely AGES!!
     
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    Yeah, whatever happened to Glenn? And SkyBlueTaylor?

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  20. Otis

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    SkyBlueTaylor was shot, garotted and then strangled to death by the Governor. Glenn however was more of a Negan target I believe.

    Weird coincidence that we haven't seen Glenn since the demise of Glenn.
     
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    Glenn is back! woo hoo!
     
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    WTF! Glenn and Abraham!!!! If Darryl gets it I ain't watching anymore. I'm traumatised!!!!!
     
  23. Houchens Head

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    Say no more, Guv'nor! My seals are lipped! :emoji_zipper_mouth:
     
  24. Great_Expectations

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    I binged watched series 7 over the last two weeks (I can't watch weekly installments, I'm too impatient) and, while to an extend I appreciate why the later seasons have been criticised, it's still great viewing.

    It's a great break/unwind/chill to take you away from the 101 things happening in life, which, in my mind, is one of the ultimate measures of a television programme.

    Also, I know the character gets some stick, but I really like Rick!
     
  25. Houchens Head

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    Me and 'er indoors have been watching Fear the Walking Dead all this week. Not bad. Different characters obviously, but they all have a story to tell. It seems to get better as it goes along. Just on Ep 3, Season 2 at the moment. If you can find it, give it a whirl.
     
  26. Otis

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    Does he? I thought everyone liked him. Rosita is annoying and Carl is annoying and pudding bowl haired, pigeon English girl is annoying, but I thought we all liked Rick.
     
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    I watched the first few but couldn't get into it. :(
     
  28. Otis

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    Same here. Found myself fast forwarding through it after about 3 episodes. Found it rather plodding and many of the characters I just didn't warm to.
     
  29. Houchens Head

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    It gets better, honestly. After they get away from L.A. and onto the boat (or rather, luxury yacht!), it gets better. I don't think the character, Strand, can be trusted. He's always on edge and wanting to hurry everyone along for some reason. Has he got an ulterior motive? (It's his yacht, by the way.)
     
  30. Malaka

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    Just done series 7, loving it
     
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