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 Post subject: Orange is the New Black
PostPosted: Sun Oct 19, 2014 8:15 pm 
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Caught up with this show and now I'm awaiting the new season like everyone else. Anybody else dig? At first I thought the structuring of flashbacks was an easy gimmick, but it does a good job of pacing each character's storyline. Anyway great setting and characters and 2 great finales so far.

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 Post subject: Re: Orange is the New Black
PostPosted: Sun Oct 19, 2014 9:36 pm 
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I enjoyed Vee's addition in season 2; crazy eyes is solid gold


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 Post subject: Re: Orange is the New Black
PostPosted: Sun Oct 19, 2014 10:25 pm 
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I enjoyed the first season a lot. I like the show's simple, direct, approach to almost everything, whether that simple directness has a light touch or an intense one. It also has one of the best title openings in that Regina and the montage always really get you ready for the emotional space that's about to be explored. Weirdly the closest thing I feel like I can compare it to in terms of overall tonal effect is Freaks & Geeks (which I love) although obviously it has entirely different aims in using that tone.

But all of this is without having seen season two. The finale to season one is one of my favorites ever.


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 Post subject: Re: Orange is the New Black
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Just started watching it, I'm four episodes in. Enjoying it so far.


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