Posts Tagged ‘Series’

The New Legends of Monkey

Posted on May 16th, 2018 under , . Posted by

While strolling through the Netflix catalogue, Noshi and me bumped onto this odd looking Fantasy series, and decided to give it a go.Consisting of 10 episodes of about 25 mins each, this isn`t to long of a series, and we went through it divided over 3 …

Gent West

Posted on April 9th, 2018 under , . Posted by

The 10th series I’ve watched already this year, Gent West is a flemish drama series based on the australian Wentworth.Set in a female prison, it follows the life in the prison of Veronique Dockx, who is in preliminary custody for attempted murder on he…

Black Mirror season 2

Posted on March 9th, 2018 under , . Posted by

After the enjoyment of the first season, Noshi and me sat down and went through the second one in the space of 1.5 night.Yeah, needless to say we kinda like the series…The second season has 4 episodes, one more then the first, and all are again entir…

The End of the F***ing World

Posted on February 14th, 2018 under , . Posted by

The hit series from Netflix from the beginning of the year according to reviews, Noshi and me started watching this show.And she quit after two episodes, as the dark british humor isn`t her cup of tea.Tonight, I sat down and watched the remainder of th…

Star Trek Discovery

Posted on February 13th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Star Trek is back on television since Enterprise, and even though the opinions are divided… I liked it.Discovery is the newest series in the franchise, and it is set against the onslaught that was the Klingon – Federation war, 10 years prior to the K…

Knightfall

Posted on February 9th, 2018 under , . Posted by

The first season of a new historical drama series on History has just ended, and it`s a bt of a mixed bag for me.You see, I`m still not sure wether I like it, or dislike it, as the differences in strenghts are so wide.Based on the rise and fall of the …

Cosplay Melee season 1

Posted on January 22nd, 2018 under , . Posted by

A show I`ve been following with Noshi, this is an american series that was aired in Belgium end of the year 2017 on TLC.And today we watched the final episodes we had recorded of this 6 episode series.In it, Yvette Nicole Brown, assisted by professiona…

Noshi’s Pick: Black Mirror season 1

Posted on January 17th, 2018 under , . Posted by

A short while ago, my girlfriend Noshi came up to me and said “hey, there is this series on Netflix, Black Mirror, I want to watch that” and so yesterday night we snuggled down for the three episode long first season.And what a rollercoaster that was…..

Frontier season 2

Posted on January 8th, 2018 under , . Posted by

Declan Harp’s tale of the Fur Wars continue in his struggle against the HBC and Lord Benton…But as exciting as the first season was, as we binged it in 1.5 day, so boring was the second unfortunatly and we struggled yesterday to go and see the final …

The Musketeers season 1

Posted on January 8th, 2018 under , . Posted by

This BBC historical drama is based on the story by Alexander Dumas, and while I cringe every time they speak out the name of D’Artagnan “english wise”, Noshi and me did enjoy this “lighter” sort of series.Because make no mistake, while not historically…

The Bastard Executioner

Posted on December 30th, 2017 under , . Posted by

The final series / movie / anime I`ll finish this year, as I just watched the final episode and won`t be home tomorrow night.This series, cancelled after 1 season, was to be honest a struggle to get through though.Set after the death of Edward Longshan…

Frontier season 1

Posted on December 21st, 2017 under , . Posted by

Okay, so this was Noshi’s pick yesterday evening… and we binged the 6 episodes in a row, only sleeping between 4 and 5.While I was fine with us going to watch this, as, well, redocats, and she, well, Jason Momoa… this turned out to be a damn fine s…

Godless

Posted on December 20th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

A seven episode Netflix original, me and this series got of on the wrong foot.I started watching it with Noshi, but as she isn`t western minded, and the first half hour was rather slow, it was put aside.Boy was I wrong… I picked it up again this…

Marco Polo season 2

Posted on December 19th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Me and Noshi finished the second, and sadly last, season of this Netflix original “historical” series.And we enjoyed it, no matter how against the critics where or how bad the ratings.In this second season, the threat to Kublai Khan (masterfully played…

Marco Polo season 1

Posted on December 14th, 2017 under , . Posted by

A suprisingly fun series to watch compared to the critics online, Marco Polo is a Netflix original series telling the story of the Silk Route trader.In this first season, the focus is on how he is abandoned by his father in service of Kublai Khan, so t…

Marco Polo season 1

Posted on December 14th, 2017 under , . Posted by

A suprisingly fun series to watch compared to the critics online, Marco Polo is a Netflix original series telling the story of the Silk Route trader.In this first season, the focus is on how he is abandoned by his father in service of Kublai Khan, so t…

The Orville season 1

Posted on December 12th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Aaaah, The Orville, Seth McFarlane’s hommage slash parody on Star Trek and perhaps a series that never had such differentiating ratings on Rotten Tomatoes in the past years.Critics gave it 21%… viewers 93%, that`s a big difference!And I actually unde…

The Orville season 1

Posted on December 12th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Aaaah, The Orville, Seth McFarlane’s hommage slash parody on Star Trek and perhaps a series that never had such differentiating ratings on Rotten Tomatoes in the past years.Critics gave it 21%… viewers 93%, that`s a big difference!And I actually unde…

Stranger Things season 2

Posted on December 9th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Building further on the 80s venerating sci-fi series, season 2 of Stranger Things picks up where we left, with a seemingly okay Will and a disappeared El.And it adds some names to the cast, with Sean Astin (Samwise) and Paul Reiser (Aliens’ Burke) as m…

Stranger Things season 2

Posted on December 9th, 2017 under , . Posted by

Building further on the 80s venerating sci-fi series, season 2 of Stranger Things picks up where we left, with a seemingly okay Will and a disappeared El.And it adds some names to the cast, with Sean Astin (Samwise) and Paul Reiser (Aliens’ Burke) as m…

DaVinci’s Demons season 1

Posted on November 22nd, 2017 under . Posted by

Okay, another series to scratch of the backlog, or well, at least one of the seasons of this series.I`m getting there, and doing paint marathons helps in going through the series lists.DaVinci’s Demons is set in the Florence of the de Medici, a state a…

DaVinci’s Demons season 1

Posted on November 22nd, 2017 under . Posted by

Okay, another series to scratch of the backlog, or well, at least one of the seasons of this series.I`m getting there, and doing paint marathons helps in going through the series lists.DaVinci’s Demons is set in the Florence of the de Medici, a state a…

Stranger Things season 1

Posted on November 21st, 2017 under , , . Posted by

A Netflix original series, that with it`s premises of an 80s set sci-fi series was a bit of a gamble, but that paid off big time.And now I finally started (sorry Hans for the delay) benching it with Noshi.The series is taking place in the small town of…

Stranger Things season 1

Posted on November 21st, 2017 under , , . Posted by

A Netflix original series, that with it`s premises of an 80s set sci-fi series was a bit of a gamble, but that paid off big time.And now I finally started (sorry Hans for the delay) benching it with Noshi.The series is taking place in the small town of…

Ancient Aliens season 1

Posted on November 16th, 2017 under , . Posted by

“Triggered” by the book Chariots of the Gods by Eric Von Daniken, Ancient Aliens is a series on History, now over 10 seasons long, giving a voice to the ancient astronauts stretch of thinking.This path of science investigates if aliens visited Earth th…