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Perry
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« on: February 10, 2017, 07:32:53 AM »

Legi¤n episode one

Oh ... man ... I freakin' loved this!!!

The direction was just incredible. A little hectic at times, okay, really hectic at times, but such an amazing job by all involved. This series may in-fact slide into the very limited and super selective "Watch it live" part of my television viewing. I hate watching anything live as the commercials drive me crazy; it's like monthly comics vs trades, the interruptions in flow, when not dictated by me, infuriate.  Cheesy Grin

Truth be told, while the wife will usually give "comic shows" at least a try, she was really excited to watch this as it starred Mathew from Downton Abbey  Cheesy She also ended up really liking it as well, which will help my "watch it live" effort.
 Cheesy

10 outta 10 - Omega Level Mutants !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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« Reply #1 on: February 10, 2017, 09:14:21 AM »

Definitely a fun 1.5hrs

i liked how i wasnt sure how many of the character might be real vs in his head.

good use of transition between realities.
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« Reply #2 on: February 27, 2017, 02:03:17 PM »

And it keeps getting better.  i've heard a lot of speculation re: the demon with yellow eyes but i dont think anyone has tied it to who i think/hope it is..
The Shadow King
!!!

come on...how cool would that be Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: February 27, 2017, 02:33:30 PM »

Heard that as well, though I kinda hope not as I like this being as far removed as can be from the rest of continuity ... like the time in which this all takes place thing.
Everything looks like mid 60's but they have hella tech as well (at least with monitors and laptops) I also heard it
could be MOJO
which I damn sure hope not.

But yes, after three episodes, this is my new favorite show, for now  Grin

I love how they keep
splitting a lot of the shots or sets/scenes in two halves, like the brain. Heck in this past episode three we see it really well with that real bright light on the left side of the scene with a real dark view on the other when they are walking around for Halloween. We get it about 9 or 10 times an episode (along with the eyes ... have you noticed the two eyes everywhere. From lights to just circles, everything looks like eyes  Cool)
 

 Smiley

EDIT - Wringer!! (and others that have seen the show ... and if you haven't what the heck is up with you?  Grin Wink)

Check out this indepth look at the show, if you want to see that sort of thing. They are not really spoilers per se, but do make you see the show a tad differently after you view them  Grin But yeah, watch ... and learn ... if you dare ...
Episode one - insight, speculation and thoughts HERE
and
if you decide to dive further ... Episode Two HERE
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« Reply #4 on: February 27, 2017, 03:09:41 PM »

I forgot all about this show coming on!  Just checked and fortunately the first three episodes are On Demand.  Just set them to download to my DVR.  I'm glad it's good - can't wait to check it out.
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« Reply #5 on: February 27, 2017, 05:40:47 PM »

I have 3 or 4 episodes each of Arrow, Flash, Legends, Supergirl, and Legion waiting for me.

The kid has been really sick...again. As am I again....

so exhausted...
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« Reply #6 on: February 28, 2017, 03:52:30 AM »


so exhausted...

Jeez, man, I bet you are. Hope all is better soon
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« Reply #7 on: March 21, 2017, 07:08:06 AM »

This show ... THIS SHOP !!!!!!

Just finished episode 6 and came to the sad realization that there are only two more left to air.

It is looking more and more like this is ... and please don't look if you haven't watched, as this is a huge spoiler, if true ... but it is looking like this is
indeed the Shadow King as the baddie. But ya know, as much as I didn't really want that to be the case, they have done it, again, if true, so well, I can't complain one bit. Really love this guy/gal  Wink and it is truly creepy when he is on the screen.

Also so glad this was not on FOX and instead went to the "lower" station FX. There is no way FOX would have done this show this way. They would have spelled out, over worked it with too much exposition, not allowed the craziness and certainly wouldn't have got to see bare butt  Wink. Man, with TV Fargo 3 coming around the corner, I love this channel.
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