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NBC restructured schedule - "Smash" to Saturday


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#26 OFFLINE   Henry

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Posted 06 May 2013 - 12:12 PM

Totally agree with that sentiment for last week's episode, with Ivy's  Don't Forget Me and the Karen/Ivy That's Life duet. This week, however, I think the story-line made Jimmy's song at the end that much more poignant (for me) than it would have been hearing it out of context.

 

Story-line, schmory-line ...they can give it to me anyway they want ... I'll just soak it up.  :righton:

 

I try not to compare episodes, but I agree with you in that last week's was ... special.


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Posted 11 May 2013 - 05:49 AM

In case you missed, NBC made it official. No Smash next year.

 

Looks like there are 3 more episodes in the can, including tonight's "The Transfer". Wikipedia shows the last two airing back-to-back on Sunday, 5/26. "The Nominations" and "The Tonys".


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Posted 28 May 2013 - 12:42 PM

Watched the two-hour Finale last night (had it in the can).  I'm sure going to miss this show.  The music was unforgettable.


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Posted 28 May 2013 - 01:36 PM

Watched the two-hour Finale last night (had it in the can). I'm sure going to miss this show. The music was unforgettable.


+1. They wrapped up the story line nicely, IMO, and that Kat-Megan duet was a great way to end it.
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Posted 28 May 2013 - 01:39 PM

MY HR44 is crapping out all this week.  It recorded 19 minutes of the 2 hours.  I didn't notice this until I tried to play it, which it failed to do anyway, but after multiple attempts to fast forward through frozen spots, I finally realized it is only 19 minutes.  I looked in their VOD channel, and I don't see it yet.  I am ANGRY!! :bang


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Posted 28 May 2013 - 01:47 PM

MY HR44 is crapping out all this week.  It recorded 19 minutes of the 2 hours.  I didn't notice this until I tried to play it, which it failed to do anyway, but after multiple attempts to fast forward through frozen spots, I finally realized it is only 19 minutes.  I looked in their VOD channel, and I don't see it yet.  I am ANGRY!! :bang

 

Sure hope you get to see it.  It is "must see TV". :unsure:


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Posted 28 May 2013 - 01:50 PM

+1. They wrapped up the story line nicely, IMO, and that Kat-Megan duet was a great way to end it.

 

I'm hoping another network picks it up.  It would be a shame to let all of that talent just wander off.


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Posted 28 May 2013 - 02:01 PM

They ended it well. I doubt that another network will give it a shot.
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Posted 28 May 2013 - 02:11 PM

There are possible story line pickups, however. See the interview with Josh Safran here.

 

And Supramom, our DVR recording crapped out at the last commercial! Try NBC.com.



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Posted 28 May 2013 - 09:58 PM

This is one of those short run series I'll probably end up having on DVD ... and yes, the ending was good.
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Posted 29 May 2013 - 08:49 AM

This is one of those short run series I'll probably end up having on DVD ... and yes, the ending was good.

 

Yes. Me too.


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Posted 13 December 2013 - 10:39 AM

Looks like Hit List lives, if only for a few days: http://www.nytimes.c...?src=rechp&_r=0


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Posted 13 December 2013 - 11:16 AM

Looks like Hit List lives, if only for a few days: http://www.nytimes.c...?src=rechp&_r=0

 

As one theater nerd ... I wish I could be there.  I guess it's a foregone conclusion that it won't be televised.


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Posted 13 December 2013 - 01:28 PM

What does the link say?  When I click on it, I get a New York Times page that wants me to subscribe.


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Posted 13 December 2013 - 03:02 PM

What does the link say?  When I click on it, I get a New York Times page that wants me to subscribe.

 

It took me straight to the article.  I just tried it again and it worked.


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Posted 13 December 2013 - 03:35 PM

 

What does the link say?  When I click on it, I get a New York Times page that wants me to subscribe.

 

Hmmm. Happened to me too. Try this URL: http://www.nytimes.c...3-concerts.html

 

If it doesn't work, it may be because you've used up your 10 free articles for the month.

 

If so, Here's the gist of it:

 

With the TV series behind them (the last episode was shown in May), several of its principals are now set to reunite at the 54 Below club in Manhattan for three sold-out concerts on Sunday and Monday.

 

The ostensible purpose is to perform “Hit List,” the never fully shown, vaguely “Rent”-like rock musical from “Smash.”

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Posted 14 December 2013 - 06:00 PM

I had to get past a number obstacles. You can get around some newspaper websites by blocking cookies but the NYT is one that is more sophisticated. But here's the print version of the article in PDF.


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