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Breaking Bad Season 5 Thread

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by juck, Jul 8, 2012.

  1. RastaRocket

    RastaRocket Sanka, Ya Dead Mon? Ya Mon.

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  2. jnday

    jnday Well-Known Member

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    I like BB , but the Sopranos is a notch above any TV show made.
  3. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

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    I'm digging this show.

    I either barely through S1 or just started S2. Walter was just butt *** naked in a grocery store.

    Usually don't get hooked on TV but this is a hell of a show.

    Jacked that I have 3 more seasons before getting to the new stuff.
  4. trickblue

    trickblue Not Old School...Old Testament...

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    Oh just you wait... this series gets a LOT more intense... S3 starts the transformation...

    Season 4 is off the charts...

    IAMKING Benched

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    The Wire was an excellent show. The best I have ever seen. Breaking Bad depending on how it ends could overtake The Wire.

    Omar Little vs Walter White
    Who wins that battle?
  6. TheCoolFan

    TheCoolFan Well-Known Member

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    The only time I'll venture into this forum is for this thread :laugh2:

    The cold open from this premiere has everyone going crazy! Too many theories about what happened to Walt and where he's headed. I love the nugget they threw in - his New Hampshire vehicle is a Volvo, a reference to Gus Fring and his ability to hide in plain sight for so many years.
  7. Heisenberg

    Heisenberg That gum you like.

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    He's also not wearing his wedding ring. They also made it a point to show it during the magnet scene when he was explaining it was gold.
  8. EGTuna

    EGTuna Active Member

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    Respectfully disagree. Both BB and Mad Men are better than The Sopranos imo. The Sopranos had some very subpar actors in key roles; Bobby Baccalari, Anthony Jr, Meadow, and Little Carmine. And the leads in BB are better; Cranston owns Gandolfini.

    BB is more cinematically complex, uses background and foreground colors better, and also does extremely cool filmed literary devices like in Season2 the plan crash is foreshadowed in S2E5 when they show the ABQ Sky and there are two jet trails criss-crossing. BB does that stuff better than The Sopranos did imo.

    However, all 3 are tremendous shows in comparison to the other 99.9% that's out there.
  9. bounce

    bounce Well-Known Member

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    Agreed - once you see the character arc of Walt start to play out, you can't turn away. Same with Jesse.
  10. StevenOtero

    StevenOtero Well-Known Member

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  11. juck

    juck Well-Known Member

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    We got full on Heisenberg Mode now folks. I wish it was on every night lol
  12. The Ominous

    The Ominous Dead Man Stalkin

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    Crazy Germans in the mix now! I prefer honey mustard.
  13. danielofthesaints

    danielofthesaints Well-Known Member

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    I felt this was the episode the season needed for a platform to pick up the pace on. Not the most exciting, but vital to the direction of this season.
  14. StevenOtero

    StevenOtero Well-Known Member

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    Mike's decision is gonna come back to bite em all in the butt.
  15. juck

    juck Well-Known Member

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    That girl lydia was the supplier of methlamine to gus. I listened to the podcast with vince Gillagan and he said that scene was supposed to be in houston. Thing is I think mike is thinking if they get cooking again then the 8 other members on that list can make money again since the DEA froze what gus gave them.None of them will roll because they havent done anything. They were legitimate employees. "I know nothing"
  16. EGTuna

    EGTuna Active Member

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    The scene where Hank and Gomez interrogated Mike was so brilliantly written and acted. The episode gets high marks for that scene alone.
  17. Yeagermeister

    Yeagermeister Active Member

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    When they brought up the grand daughter Mike was so ready to tell them where to stick it but knew he couldn't.
  18. The30YardSlant

    The30YardSlant Benched

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    Mike is such a bad arse. So cold, calculated and efficient. The scene with him and the hitman with the dead Asian man in the background was just fantastic television.
  19. Rynie

    Rynie Benched

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    This season is ALREADY NOT going the direction I thought it would, but it's definitely really early.

    Mike as a ******. That's all. He's one of my favorite characters in the show. I love how he handled the interrogation.
  20. CashMan

    CashMan Well-Known Member

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    Here is my question: If they are in off shore accounts, how can the DEA freeze the accounts?

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