75 – J-Dean and Bob Slug it out

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Let the games begin…

Post Factum:

Bob intro’s the show – feeling better than ever – and he throws down the gauntlet & the boys go (ECC: mano-a-mano) on what they are watching now

Bob starts with a one two three punch… twice:

  • Almost Human – Fox – 1 season – IMDB: 8.4 – 17 600 users
  • Alpha House – Amazon Instant Video – 1 season – IMDB: 7.6 – 951 users
  • Intelligence- CBS – 1 season –  IMDB: 7.1 – 4362 users
  • Masters of Sex – Showtime – 1 season – 2nd/2014 – IMDB: 8.2 – 10 900 users
  • Sleepy Hollow – Fox – 1 season/2013 – IMDB: 7.8 – 10 000 users
  • The Guardian – CBS – 3 seasons – IMDB: 7.4 – 2787 users
  • The Originals – The CW – 1 season – 2nd/2014 – IMDB: 8.7 – 23 000 users
  • Person Of Interest – CBS – 2 seasons – 3rd/2013 – IMDB: 8.4 – 66 400 users

J-Dean comes right back with a devastating 1 through 5 combo:

  • House Of Cards – Netflix – 2 seasons – IMDB: 9.0 – 95 200 users
  • Misfits – E4 – 5 seasons – IMDB: 8.5 – 53 400 users
  • Sons Of Anarchy – FX – 6 seasons – 7th/2014 – IMDB: 8.8 – 99 800 users
  • American Horror Story – FX – 3 seasons – 4th/2014 – IMDB: 8.5 – 102 100 users
  • Sherlock – BBC – 3 seasons – IMDB: 9.3 – 251 886 users

Up first:

  • The Guardian – CBS – 3 seasons – IMDB: 7.4 – 2787 users
  • Staring Actor: Simon Baker of
  • The Mentalist – CBS – 5 seasons – 6th/2013 – IMDB: 8.1 – 87 700 users

Bob goes into what the show is about and along the way they mention:

List of Guest Stars:

The part where the guys talk about TV shows that showcase veteran Actors which brings up:

QFB: Is it Bingable?

Which brings up the lead & how he’s evolved as an actor from show to show:

Rating: Bob – 3.8

Which reminds J-Dean of a story about:

also mentioned:

They they awkwardly move into:

  • Misfits – E4 – 5 seasons – IMDB: 8.5 – 53 400 users

Which brings up:

The part where J-Dean gushes about the show’s risk in a doing a complete recast

Just some of their powers:

Also talked about:

Series Map –  Season 1 & 2 together, 3 on it’s own, 4 & 5 together
Rating: J-Dean – 4.1 / Bob – 4.1- 4.2

QFJD: Could Misfits be remade in the US?

J-Dean gives his answer & they touch on:

Next Bob takes them into a comparison/contrast of:

Mentioned along the way:

Vs

The part where Bob & J-Dean talk about the too pretty, too perfect, always winning problem with Network & US TV casting & writing over a 20+ episode season

QFL: Does the Hero always have to win?
Also talked about:

Ratings: Intelligence – Bob – 3.0 / Almost Human – Bob – 4.2 – 4.3

Then Bob continues on & they discuss:

Then J-Dean is next with:

  • Sons Of Anarchy – FX – 6 seasons – 7th/2014 – IMDB: 8.8 – 99 800 users

Mentioned along the way:

Series Mapping:
Season 1 & 2, take a break, 3 is a stand alone, 4 & 5 together, then 6

Rating: J-Dean – 4.2 – 4.3 / Bob – 4.3

Next the guys talk about:

  • Alpha House – Amazon Instant Video – 1 season – IMDB: 7.6 – 951 users

Along the way they discuss:

And Great Cameos by:

A quote from J-Dean “I think the Democrats paid for this show!” Then Bob adds “there needs to be more lighthearted shows like this out there.” Which segues them into the difficulty of producing good comedies.

also mentioned:

List of Guest Stars:

Rating: J-Dean – 4.3 / Bob – 4.3

Next Bob shares his methods for watching dark & serious material & then a
QFB & Listeners: Is there a programmed player that can premix your content into planned watching sessions?

Next J-Dean admits his laziness & his equal desire for a better made program delivery interface for video content

Also mentioned:

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