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Black Mirror

Postby Andvari300 » Thu Feb 15, 2018 5:44 pm

Anybody check this show out on Netflix? It's an anthology and shows how technology has affected each story, generally most have bad endings but it is really interesting and makes you wonder what the future holds for us in our current obsession with technology.
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Re: Black Mirror

Postby Indilwen » Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:28 pm

Black Mirror is great! I watched for the first time a few years ago. Some episodes I can never watch again, they're just so.. uncomfortable. But San Junipero is my favorite, my god, I love it so much...

Have yet to see s4 though!
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Can't do much so the cut won't sting
But you can make a couple taste buds go z-z-z-zing!
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Re: Black Mirror

Postby Andvari300 » Fri Feb 16, 2018 3:23 pm

Is that the one with the likes? I enjoyed that too. Watching season 4 now. My favorite is from season one the dude who ends up catching his wife having an affair and the kid really wasn't his. Was sad but the technology was pretty badass. I would totally have that installed in me.

Edit: NVM now I know yeah I did like that one.
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Re: Black Mirror

Postby grim1500 » Sat Feb 17, 2018 10:28 am

I love Black Mirror. My favorite episode from season 4 was probably Hang the DJ. A rare episode with a good ending.
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Re: Black Mirror

Postby Andvari300 » Sat Feb 17, 2018 4:47 pm

Still have to watch that. Seen the one with the space ship that was interesting. Just finished the one with the short blonde haired woman killing everyone to basically save herself. I cringed after the baby part.
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Re: Black Mirror

Postby Andvari300 » Sat Jun 08, 2019 12:02 am

Three new episodes were added a few days ago.
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Re: Black Mirror

Postby R.A.J » Sat Jun 08, 2019 7:25 pm

Downloaded all 3 episodes when it came out, havent got the time to watch it yet. I read online that the new season is not up to par with previous season in term of story quality.
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Re: Black Mirror

Postby The Watcher » Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:34 am

I liked the new episodes. A long wait for only 3 episodes though, damn. The Bandersnatch movie was interesting with it’s branching and rewindable narrative, something that couldn’t have been done on traditional tv services
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Re: Black Mirror

Postby R.A.J » Mon Jul 22, 2019 3:08 am

Watched all three episodes. It's fine, but I think it already lost what makes black mirror great. It used to make you think about the implication of the technology and how it could become real and create all those problems depicted in the movie in the near future.
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