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#1 ImperatorFuriosa

Posted 24 July 2018 - 05:12 PM

Hi,

Looking for series, doco or movie recs on SBS On Demand. Any subject! :)

#2 Riotproof

Posted 24 July 2018 - 05:17 PM

It’s only one hour but the murder of Sadie Hartley was compelling.

#3 Mollycoddle

Posted 24 July 2018 - 10:54 PM

View PostRiotproof, on 24 July 2018 - 05:17 PM, said:

It’s only one hour but the murder of Sadie Hartley was compelling.

Loved that too, would like to see more of these ie. docos that get right into the investigation process.

#4 Riotproof

Posted 02 November 2018 - 05:09 PM

A drama about Waco looks interesting

https://www.sbs.com....uide/node/15465

#5 Neeps

Posted 02 November 2018 - 05:26 PM

War and Peace - BBC series - it’s awesome.  Below  the Surface, Trapped and the Bridge are all good (thrillers tv series).

Dicte is crime drama is ok. The bureau is good.  I liked season 1 of LillyHammer.  Spiral is good.

#6 FuzzyChocolateToes

Posted 02 November 2018 - 07:06 PM

View PostRiotproof, on 02 November 2018 - 05:09 PM, said:

A drama about Waco looks interesting

https://www.sbs.com....uide/node/15465
That looks good.

#7 gc_melody

Posted 02 November 2018 - 07:32 PM

I'm a bit of a Scandi crime noir tragic. I haven't found anything I haven't like - yet. I liked Grey Zone, Under the Bridge, Modus S1 and S2, The Team, Valkyrian was good. Below the Surface was a standout !

* The Missing. First series was gut wrenchingly realistic.  I'm now watching Series 2.
* Deep State - loved it !
* Next of Kin - complex story about a family and their son and relates to radicalisation and how we support (or don't) families at risk.
* The Cardinal S1 and S2

Now watching Harlots (ok), War and Peace (yes!) and The Missing (I'm hooked).

I clearly am binging on TV after years of study :yes:

#8 Riotproof

Posted 13 November 2018 - 09:24 PM

You're The Worst .. rom com sorta kinda between two seriously horrible people that are still weirdly likeable. Very funny so far.
I like it a lot better than Love on Netflix.

#9 **Tiger*Filly**

Posted 13 November 2018 - 09:46 PM

The Team
The Fall
Below the Surface - loved this one!
Next of Kin.
Grey Zone - also excellent.
The Handmaid's Tale.
Berlin Station.
Professor T - I've only watched a couple of episodes so far and it's kind of weird but intriguing.
The Orville.
I watched a couple of episodes of Nude. It was funny but the joke kind of wore off after a bit.
I've heard that Search Party is good but haven't watched it yet.


#10 gc_melody

Posted 18 November 2018 - 12:03 PM

Ok, this is an update.

I've finished watching The Day. It was great and kept my interest. I'd recommend it. I'm currently watching binging on Harlots and now half way through Season 2. It's ok but not as riveting as the ones I've previously mentioned and The Day. This final Season of The Missing was great but I would have liked a tidier wrap up. It wasn't as good the previous seasons imho.

Over on iView - Thirteen is amazing and for something seriously clever and funny, Killing Eve.  I really liked Line of Duty too.

Next on my list is Bad Banks and The Plague.

Edited by gc_melody, 18 November 2018 - 12:04 PM.


#11 TrixieBelden

Posted 01 March 2019 - 01:10 PM

I’m on leave this week and I’ve found The Orville.....

All household plans for this week have been ignored.

Love it.

#12 Caribou

Posted 01 March 2019 - 01:12 PM

I love the Orville!

#13 wallofdodo

Posted 01 March 2019 - 03:13 PM

Berlin station is really good, and Counterpart.

#14 Thylacine

Posted 01 March 2019 - 03:26 PM

View Postwallofdodo, on 01 March 2019 - 03:13 PM, said:

Berlin station is really good, and Counterpart.

I've also been watching Berlin Station and I'm about to start s2 of Counterpart. Might have to re-watch s1 first though, can't quite remember all that was going on. J K Simmons is awesome as Howard (s)

Ps I think it's a sign that I watch too much tv that I'm starting to recognise German actors from other shows I've seen

#15 MooGuru

Posted 01 March 2019 - 03:38 PM

What's Berlin station about? I started watching Dogs of Berlin but now I'm wondering if it was Berlin station

#16 aluminium

Posted 01 March 2019 - 04:02 PM

View PostRiotproof, on 13 November 2018 - 09:24 PM, said:

You're The Worst .. rom com sorta kinda between two seriously horrible people that are still weirdly likeable. Very funny so far.
I like it a lot better than Love on Netflix.

I second this. Hilarious! (I esp enjoyed Season 1)

#17 Thylacine

Posted 01 March 2019 - 04:21 PM

View PostMooGuru, on 01 March 2019 - 03:38 PM, said:

What's Berlin station about? I started watching Dogs of Berlin but now I'm wondering if it was Berlin station

It's a spy show about CIA agents based in Berlin

#18 FearsomeFeralFreak

Posted 09 April 2019 - 10:07 PM

Reviving this thread to recommend a few others.
Home Ground- never thought I’d like it (being so non-sporty myself). Loved it!
Mary Kills People- great fun
Harlots- I loved this. I am partial to historical fiction and this was very entertaining
The Orville- so love this show!!! It’s more ‘Star Trek’ than the current official Star Trek. Sci fi with humour! Watch it!

#19 cvbn

Posted 09 April 2019 - 10:15 PM

Into The Forest was so good. I went a bought the book!

#20 SFmummyto3

Posted 09 April 2019 - 10:23 PM

Just started watching Tin Star and enjoying it so far! with Tim Roth and Christina Hendricks.

#21 Mollycoddle

Posted 09 April 2019 - 11:29 PM

View Postcvbn, on 09 April 2019 - 10:15 PM, said:

Into The Forest was so good. I went a bought the book!

Is that about the hermit? If so I have that book. I might have to watch that one.

ETA just googled, sorry, wrong one!

Edited by Mollycoddle, 09 April 2019 - 11:31 PM.


#22 Ruf~Feral~es

Posted 10 April 2019 - 12:35 PM

New series of The Bureau is out.  (series 4).  I think they are all there, so worth watching!  

Its a French spy/espionage thing - DH and I both love it.

#23 Riotproof

Posted 16 April 2019 - 10:47 PM

Cardinal. I see gc melody recommended it earlier, but i saw it in an article.

Kind of reminds me a bit of The Killing and the Fall. Canadian actors, great scenery, graphic and upsetting.
It does expire soon though.

#24 SFmummyto3

Posted 16 April 2019 - 11:08 PM

Also loved The Bureau and loved Cardinal too.

Just finished watching Series 2 of Trapped, that was pretty good.

Edited by SFmummyto3, 16 April 2019 - 11:09 PM.


#25 Fresh Start

Posted 16 May 2019 - 11:54 PM

Anybody watching this season of The Good Fight?

It’s gone a bit off the rails for me and last night was just stupid.




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