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#51 ONLINE   gpg

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Posted 04 August 2013 - 10:53 PM

Quite an ending. Should be interesting to see how the writers continue he story if the show gets renewed.
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Posted 04 August 2013 - 11:19 PM

Can't say I found it satisfying. In some ways, maybe. But it left me not even believing it was really over until I looked at the progress bar and saw it was 1:58.

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Posted 05 August 2013 - 12:53 AM

Wow! It was a plot twist beyond anything I could have imagined! And there I was admiring how the writers let us see how all the secondary characters were dealing with the outcome of the season story arc, something that rarely happens on TV. Only it wasn't the outcome of the story arc yet.

And while the ending does take care of the primary story arc's villain, it ends up being a cliff-hanger, of sorts, anyway.

Because this was different from the Danish version series 2, I have no idea what they could do if the show is picked up for another season.

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Posted 05 August 2013 - 01:08 AM

By the way, Mireille Enos, Joel Kinnaman, and Elias Koteas all gave amazing performances in this last episode IMHO.

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Posted 05 August 2013 - 07:33 AM

I hated the ending, but only because I like to see things all tide up. On the other hand it gives me hope for a third season.

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Posted 05 August 2013 - 02:01 PM

Can't say I found it satisfying. In some ways, maybe. But it left me not even believing it was really over until I looked at the progress bar and saw it was 1:58.

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Ditto. I feel like I was "fooled twice", though not nearly as bad this second time as the end of season one.

 

That said, I agree with Phrelin. Great acting all around.


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Posted 09 August 2013 - 03:08 PM

I really don't think that this season was as good as the first two with Rosie Larsen.  There were two stories going on.  One with the street kids and the other one with the death penalty and both of them were pretty awful in my opinion.  The show should had stopped after season 2.  Now, it's a hipster cop show.  I had to deleted it off my dvr, but it was a waste of time.  I just didn't liked this season at all.  



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Posted 11 September 2013 - 09:59 AM


Cancelled again. Too bad, they had set up an interesting situation for a potential season 4. Maybe Netflix or DirecTV will be interested.

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Posted 11 September 2013 - 10:03 AM

Cancelled again. Too bad, they had set up an interesting situation for a potential season 4. Maybe Netflix or DirecTV will be interested.

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Too bad. I enjoyed the way the Holder character developed. Will miss him.  Hopefully we'll see more of Joel Kinnaman in the future.


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Posted 11 September 2013 - 10:46 AM

Dang it!


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Posted 11 September 2013 - 11:02 AM

YES, maybe AMC will have something good on for that time slot <smile>.






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