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#76 CarolinaNCSU

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Posted 17 February 2014 - 04:41 PM

As for the "man with the scars" and spaghetti monster description...tying in with the school who Tuttle (wearing a yellow tie in the preview, btw) supported.

 

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Basically, I have no clue what is happening. 



#77 Cary Kollins

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Posted 17 February 2014 - 05:26 PM

As far as Cohle or Hart being in on the killings, I don't buy it.

In one of the "Inside True detective" pieces on HBO, writer Nick Pazzolto (sp?) said he would not classify either as "anti-hero". He said he would call them both genuine Heros because they really are just trying to do what's right.

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Posted 17 February 2014 - 06:57 PM

is this show like one of those "epic mini series events" that HBO does occassionally like JOHN ADAMS and that show David Simon did before THE WIRE - or is this going to last a few years instead of a few weeks? 



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Posted 17 February 2014 - 07:25 PM

One story line per year with new actors every year.

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Posted 17 February 2014 - 10:09 PM

One story line per year with new actors every year.

 

so hypothetically they could have George Clooney and Denzel as the leads next year with a different storyline and no MM or WH and it still will be called TRUE DETECTIVE? 



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Posted 17 February 2014 - 10:13 PM

so hypothetically they could have George Clooney and Denzel as the leads next year with a different storyline and no MM or WH and it still will be called TRUE DETECTIVE? 

 

 

 

 

Right. It is an anthology series, similar to American Horror Story.

 

β€œOne of the reasons I wanted to do an anthology format is I like stories with endings,” Pizzolatto said Thursday (Jan. 9). β€œI like a good third act. And continuing serial dramas, they tend to have really good beginnings and really long middles and then sort of have to hustle to develop an ending. And I like the idea of telling a self-contained story.”

 

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Posted 17 February 2014 - 11:03 PM

Damn this show is deep. Marty's oldest daughter is a big key. She is marked by the Yellow King it seems...whoever that is. She made that weird spin wheel symbol painting and those sex drawings so somehow she has been corrupted. Does remind me somewhat of Frailty and the Gods Hand Killer.  



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Posted 18 February 2014 - 11:08 PM

Just watched the first two episodes again. This series is meant to be rewatched. There is so much to pick up on after learning what's going on.

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Posted 19 February 2014 - 12:45 AM

Watching the post show on HBO ON Demand is cool...You learn things you may not know.

One wow point: Cole drinking the beer is significant. It makes anything Cole says inadmissable in court.

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Posted 19 February 2014 - 08:57 AM

Watching the post show on HBO ON Demand is cool...You learn things you may not know.

One wow point: Cole drinking the beer is significant. It makes anything Cole says inadmissable in court.


Yep, I saw that segment too.

I didn't catch it the first time, but when Cohle ask for the beer he says, "What, you want this to be admissible?".

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Posted 20 February 2014 - 08:36 PM

Now I want the yellow King to be Woody Harrelson

 



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Posted 21 February 2014 - 06:42 AM

http://io9.com/the-o...iate-1523076497

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Posted 21 February 2014 - 06:49 AM

Sorry I was trying to click the link but posted by accident

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Posted 23 February 2014 - 09:56 AM

Up to Ep 5. Didn't quite get the end church scene or at least what it was inferring.

Awesome show though. Their dialogue in the car rides is fantastic.

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Posted 23 February 2014 - 10:37 PM

Next week needs to hurry up already

 

 




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