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boharr
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Re: What are you watching..

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Post by boharr » Fri Jul 03, 2020 5:54 pm

TPS wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 4:08 pm
If anyone who has not yet subscribed to Disney+ would like to “borrow” a login feel free to PM me. I am happy to share mine.
Very generous. The wife just subscribed the other day. Seems we will be watching Hamilton tonight.

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#42

Post by Al Sisti » Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:58 pm

boharr wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 5:54 pm
TPS wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 4:08 pm
If anyone who has not yet subscribed to Disney+ would like to “borrow” a login feel free to PM me. I am happy to share mine.
Very generous. The wife just subscribed the other day. Seems we will be watching Hamilton tonight.
I subscribed last night so I could watch Hamilton this morning. The grandkids will make is worth the cost anyway.

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oldjudge
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#43

Post by oldjudge » Sat Jul 04, 2020 1:44 am

Hamilton, with the original Broadway cast, was fantastic. When you consider what you would have paid for center orchestra seats, which would not have had as good a view, this was an incredible bargain.

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#44

Post by Cindy » Sat Jul 04, 2020 11:00 am

oldjudge wrote:
Sat Jul 04, 2020 1:44 am
Hamilton, with the original Broadway cast, was fantastic. When you consider what you would have paid for center orchestra seats, which would not have had as good a view, this was an incredible bargain.
And the first year is free if you have a Verizon unlimited plan! Just set it up last night.

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#45

Post by KayW » Wed Jul 08, 2020 6:46 pm

I agree 1000% on Hamilton! I am not going to tell you how much I paid to see the show live in Chicago (tho IMHO it was money very well spent). But I popped for a one-month Disney subscription so I could see it again. I plan to watch it several times this month. And if (as expected) I don't find very much else on that channel to hold my interest, I'll drop the subscription by August 3rd.

BTW for those of you - like me - who can't get Disney+ thru their cable/TiVo box... you can install it on an Amazon Fire stick.

And there's another great musical online this weekend - ALW will be streaming Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. In US time zones, it will be up roughly from Friday noon to Sunday noon.
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#46

Post by Meg » Thu Jul 09, 2020 4:01 pm

I just started watching "Upload" on Amazon Prime. It’s quite entertaining!

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#47

Post by oldjudge » Sun Jul 12, 2020 10:52 am

We started watching "Grace and Frankie" on Netflix yesterday and it is hilarious. Have gotten through the first four episodes of Season 1. Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin are great together.

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#48

Post by TPS » Thu Jul 16, 2020 8:16 pm

I started watching Brockmire this week - it’s a lowest common denominator type humor for the most part but it’s kept me invested through 2 seasons.

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Post by MajordomoTom » Sat Jul 18, 2020 11:52 pm

just finished season 1 of Better Call Saul.

FAR better television than was Breaking Bad. Sorry if you're a fan of Cranston, but the stories and the character development in BCS is fantastic!
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Post by TPS » Sun Jul 26, 2020 10:21 pm

I love BCS and don’t completely disagree with your comment. They are different shows and BCS benefitted from coming second and from not having to deal with a writer’s strike during its first season. I think as a character Jimmy McGill/Saul Goodman was far more interesting a character and VG and Rhea Seahorn have turned Kim Wexler into one of the best and most interesting female characters on television - it is an absolute joke she has not received an Emmy nod for her role - here is hoping it comes for this last season.

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