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Old 5th Mar 2013, 13:21   #1
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Vikings (History channel drama)

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2306299/




I really enjoyed the first episode. Looks really good and I love this genre of action/drama.


what do you guys think?


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Old 5th Mar 2013, 15:25   #2
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Thought it was a good start certainly got alot of potential
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Old 5th Mar 2013, 17:59   #3
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Ooh, thanks.
Is this an intelligent or unintelligent programme?
I'm still watching it though.

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Old 5th Mar 2013, 18:37   #4
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Interesting! Thanks for the link.

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Old 5th Mar 2013, 20:42   #5
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Thanks for the post! I'll watch this

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Old 5th Mar 2013, 21:35   #6
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love this type of historical drama and liked this first episode, not jumped right in with all action just to try and impress you. Potential for a good story and characters to unfold in future episodes.

On my weekly list for now anyway


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Old 5th Mar 2013, 21:36   #7
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Ooh, thanks.
Is this an intelligent or unintelligent programme?
I'm still watching it though.
seems like starz spartacus done with vikings without the sex , nudity , vulfar language and over the top fights so far.


First ep isn't to bad I'll give it a few more eps and see if it gets going

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Old 5th Mar 2013, 21:41   #8
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I didn't enjoy it, perhaps I wasn't in the right mood.

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Old 5th Mar 2013, 22:05   #9
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Second ep is up on the history channel site, low quality rip kicking around too.
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Old 5th Mar 2013, 22:20   #10
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Just watched the first two episodes.

Interesting premise, but considering what a bunch of *******s the vikings were, it's kind of hard to root for them.
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Old 6th Mar 2013, 09:57   #11
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I remember when Iplayer first launched there was a drama series about vikings on their which I remember being almost the same as this but better as far as I remember

I don't think it was entirely from the vikings perspective though like this seems to be

my google skills fail me though and I cant find it, I'm not even sure if it was made by the bbc or not

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Old 6th Mar 2013, 10:52   #12
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It wasn't bad but I didn't think it was great either. I will give it a couple of more episodes before deciding.

That all said I remember watching the first episode of Game of Thrones and just thought to myself at the time BORING ! now itís one of my fav series


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Old 6th Mar 2013, 12:25   #13
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It wasn't bad but I didn't think it was great either. I will give it a couple of more episodes before deciding.

That all said I remember watching the first episode of Game of Thrones and just thought to myself at the time BORING ! now itís one of my fav series
nearly everyone thought spartacus was crap as well, some shows just grow on you if you give them the chance

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seems like starz spartacus done with vikings without the sex , nudity , vulgar language and over the top fights so far.
So....what's left?

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Old 6th Mar 2013, 15:53   #15
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So....what's left?
alot of talking seems okay though and it might pick up once they start raiding towns

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seems like starz spartacus done with vikings without the sex , nudity , vulgar language and over the top fights so far.

I'm out.

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Old 6th Mar 2013, 17:32   #17
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I'm out.
It's worth a watch if your into history stuff

It feels more like a docudrama without the narrative than a proper drama series though so far

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It's worth a watch if your into history stuff

It feels more like a docudrama without the narrative than a proper drama series though so far
I will give it a watch at some point, being broadcast on History that's what I imagined it being like

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Old 7th Mar 2013, 23:30   #19
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I missed the first episode

When is it on repeat and what day and time is the second episode on?

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Old 12th Mar 2013, 14:24   #20
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ep2 and ep3 is on the history channel website.

not sure if you can watch it without using a VPN though

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I didn't enjoy it, perhaps I wasn't in the right mood.
I really enjoyed 2 & 3, it's getting better.

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Old 12th Mar 2013, 20:26   #22
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watched these - IMO Great! - ok not the best acting or best settings etc ... but really cool intrigue and fighting and some history ...

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Watched first episode. Acting is very good for a history channel tv show, although i have not seen many history chan shows for a while, the story looks interesting enough, will continue watching.
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just watched e1-3 and its quite good
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Is this the sort of programme the teachers record and bring into school so the kids can watch them in history lessons, or is it actually half decent?


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when is it on again?

I really enjoyed the History of mankind narrated by fry.

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Is this the sort of programme the teachers record and bring into school so the kids can watch them in history lessons, or is it actually half decent?
Decent but educational to a point
The main character is
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ragnar_Lodbrok

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ars Walker, in the magazine The American Spectator, criticized Vikings for historical inaccuracies, including the Vikings' supposed ignorance of the British Isles, and a portrayal of Viking government (in the person of Earl Haraldson) as autocratic rather than essentially democratic

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Old 18th Mar 2013, 16:09   #28
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EP4 is up

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Old 18th Mar 2013, 22:14   #29
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EP4 is up
Enjoyed that

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Old 19th Mar 2013, 22:31   #30
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This is getting better and better...

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