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(Gizmodo)   Tonight, an angel gets his wings on Lucifer (FOX 8ET) Later, Reed has to choose between his job and his family in The Gifted (FOX 9ET)   ( io9.gizmodo.com) divider line
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2017-10-02 04:22:33 PM  
8 votes:

rcain: This show has gotten 3 seasons? The Pilot was so gawdawfull I couldn't make it even half way through
I can see how this show improved since then, I mean it was so awful it couldn't have gotten any worse
But improved enough to not just get renewed once, but twice? What's the story?


It's cheesy good fun.
2017-10-02 07:06:14 PM  
6 votes:
One thing I like is that Lucifer can say things about god and angels and stuff in a very literal sense and the people he's talking to take it in a figurative sense. And it makes sense.
2017-10-02 08:13:30 PM  
4 votes:
Lucifer is great, almost as great as Supernatural.
2017-10-02 08:08:50 PM  
4 votes:
This show isn't exactly good, but it's so much fun.
2017-10-02 05:56:31 PM  
4 votes:

lindalouwho: rcain: This show has gotten 3 seasons? The Pilot was so gawdawfull I couldn't make it even half way through
I can see how this show improved since then, I mean it was so awful it couldn't have gotten any worse
But improved enough to not just get renewed once, but twice? What's the story?

It's cheesy good fun.


Second. I love it. Ella was a great addition to the cast and they've actually made me like Detective Douche.
2017-10-02 04:39:01 PM  
4 votes:

lindalouwho: The Gifted is an X-Men tv series, and though Brian Singer directs this first episode, the review on Variety isn't very promising.


It's gotta be better than Inhumans.
2017-10-02 07:23:23 PM  
3 votes:

jaylectricity: One thing I like is that Lucifer can say things about god and angels and stuff in a very literal sense and the people he's talking to take it in a figurative sense. And it makes sense.


Keeping Chloe in the dark is getting old, though. I hope she learns the truth this season.
2017-10-03 09:15:48 PM  
2 votes:

smd31: I was going to type out a response as I just finished watching The Gifted a few minutes ago but this sums up everything pretty nicely....

Kiler: ...
The Gifted was what Inhumans and some of the X-Men movies should have been. So far, it didn't have any "really..." moments or that was just a dumb thing to do. It also looked like aside from Lockjaw, they got the SFX budget Inhumans should have had. I did give a chuckle at the ringtone and a "ha, nice" at the cameo.


Heheh, I just finished The Gifted myself and I'd give it a 6.5-7 for the first episode.  Inhumans gets a 1.5 for the dog.

Then again I'll give anything Amy Acker and Toks Olagundoye are in watch or 10 because damn.
2017-10-03 04:11:56 PM  
2 votes:
Watched both earlier today. Did it seem like they made Garcia more...spacey? I don't remember her being that all over the place.

The Gifted was what Inhumans and some of the X-Men movies should have been. So far, it didn't have any "really..." moments or that was just a dumb thing to do. It also looked like aside from Lockjaw, they got the SFX budget Inhumans should have had. I did give a chuckle at the ringtone and a "ha, nice" at the cameo.
2017-10-02 11:43:45 PM  
2 votes:

freakingmoron: BeerBear: lindalouwho: So what's the verdict on The Gifted?

I like it, better then the Inhumans

Me too. I'm going to watch it again.

But reading my post I can see that the sarcasm didn't come through. I think Inhumans, so far, is the worst of the comic tv shows. I don't know if I'll bother watching it.


I only just now got around to watching Inhumans, it is truly awful. I'll probably keep watching it for a little bit though because Agents of SHIELD wasn't that great at the beginning and turned good.
2017-10-02 09:50:36 PM  
2 votes:
Be cool if they got some of the original cast members to make bit non speaking cameos,  in totally irrelevant roles.

/like a crowd scene at say some event,  guy in a wheelchair says "hey buddy could you move so I can see" man blocking in front is revealed to be Patrick Stewart
2017-10-02 09:45:30 PM  
2 votes:
And there's the Stan Lee cameo
2017-10-02 09:14:28 PM  
2 votes:

lindalouwho: jimmyjackfunk: lindalouwho: rynthetyn: So who is more sinister than the devil?

A real twist would be God.

Well the season before last of Supernatural,  God's equal was his sister Amara. The whole light dark yin yang thing and Lucifer wasn't a match,  but God and sis went on a vacation and left Lucifer to his own ends.

Where does God go for vacation?


He plays skee-ball.

BTW you didn't miss Lucifer cutting his wings off, they didn't show it.
2017-10-02 09:10:13 PM  
2 votes:

lindalouwho: jimmyjackfunk: lindalouwho: rynthetyn: So who is more sinister than the devil?

A real twist would be God.

Well the season before last of Supernatural,  God's equal was his sister Amara. The whole light dark yin yang thing and Lucifer wasn't a match,  but God and sis went on a vacation and left Lucifer to his own ends.

Where does God go for vacation?


He decided to start going by the name "Chuck" and publishing Supernatural novels.
2017-10-02 09:04:21 PM  
2 votes:

rynthetyn: So who is more sinister than the devil?


That's the question
2017-10-02 08:16:33 PM  
2 votes:
oh oh, looks like Lucifer going not like the new guy
2017-10-03 12:13:19 AM  
1 vote:

isamudyson: Is it me or does the daughter on this show look like Chloe Grace Moretz?

yes, but her face is more vacuous than it is like chloe's "who farted?"
And agree with most folks here. inhumans was... a giant pile of dog crap (bad lockjaw, bad) compared to what AoS has been recently. Gifted actually looks decent.
2017-10-02 10:24:49 PM  
1 vote:

freakingmoron: BeerBear: lindalouwho: So what's the verdict on The Gifted?

I like it, better then the Inhumans

Me too. I'm going to watch it again.

But reading my post I can see that the sarcasm didn't come through. I think Inhumans, so far, is the worst of the comic tv shows. I don't know if I'll bother watching it.


Same here but The Gifted actually seemed be decent. Fox sometimes does manage a good series now & then and this might be one of them. At least it is worth watching for a few episodes to see how it develops.
2017-10-02 10:10:25 PM  
1 vote:

lindalouwho: So what's the verdict on The Gifted?


I like it, better then the Inhumans
2017-10-02 09:45:51 PM  
1 vote:
Cameo
2017-10-02 09:38:51 PM  
1 vote:

BeerBear: went a bit over board kid


 Who didn't see that coming?

/put on a welding mask dude
//did I hear right "after the X-Men disappeared"?
2017-10-02 09:37:06 PM  
1 vote:
went a bit over board kid
2017-10-02 09:35:24 PM  
1 vote:
"It gets better." So I guess Bryan Singer hasn't gotten any more subtle since X-2.
2017-10-02 09:33:33 PM  
1 vote:
 Well I was going to say with all the tech to detect and locate mutants surely they have tech to trace cell signals,  but asking where they are at saves time I guess.
2017-10-02 09:31:17 PM  
1 vote:

isamudyson: Is it me or does the daughter on this show look like Chloe Grace Moretz?


yep she does
2017-10-02 09:26:38 PM  
1 vote:
Is it me or does the daughter on this show look like Chloe Grace Moretz?
2017-10-02 09:23:27 PM  
1 vote:

BeerBear: jimmyjackfunk: Is this supposed to take place in the same universe as Charles Xavier's School for the Gifted?

yes but you won't see them, these are the b class mutants


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2017-10-02 09:20:40 PM  
1 vote:

freakingmoron: lindalouwho: jimmyjackfunk: lindalouwho: rynthetyn: So who is more sinister than the devil?

A real twist would be God.

Well the season before last of Supernatural,  God's equal was his sister Amara. The whole light dark yin yang thing and Lucifer wasn't a match,  but God and sis went on a vacation and left Lucifer to his own ends.

Where does God go for vacation?

He plays skee-ball.

BTW you didn't miss Lucifer cutting his wings off, they didn't show it.


Oh thanks. But I missed it being implied. I left the room after the shrink refused to do it.
2017-10-02 09:19:21 PM  
1 vote:

jimmyjackfunk: Is this supposed to take place in the same universe as Charles Xavier's School for the Gifted?


Supposedly something happened to the X-Men and the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants. Maybe Xarvier started having seizures like on Logan and killed everyone?
2017-10-02 09:17:42 PM  
1 vote:

rynthetyn: jimmyjackfunk: Is this supposed to take place in the same universe as Charles Xavier's School for the Gifted?

I thought it was supposed to be a time where, for some reason, they don't know whether the X-Men still exist.


Ah.

Seems to be a lot of mutants with telekinetic powers.
2017-10-02 09:16:17 PM  
1 vote:

jimmyjackfunk: Is this supposed to take place in the same universe as Charles Xavier's School for the Gifted?


I thought it was supposed to be a time where, for some reason, they don't know whether the X-Men still exist.
2017-10-02 09:10:22 PM  
1 vote:

lindalouwho: jimmyjackfunk: lindalouwho: rynthetyn: So who is more sinister than the devil?

A real twist would be God.

Well the season before last of Supernatural,  God's equal was his sister Amara. The whole light dark yin yang thing and Lucifer wasn't a match,  but God and sis went on a vacation and left Lucifer to his own ends.

Where does God go for vacation?


 Don't know they just "left"


/Cabo?
2017-10-02 09:07:39 PM  
1 vote:

lindalouwho: rynthetyn: So who is more sinister than the devil?

A real twist would be God.


Well the season before last of Supernatural,  God's equal was his sister Amara. The whole light dark yin yang thing and Lucifer wasn't a match,  but God and sis went on a vacation and left Lucifer to his own ends.
2017-10-02 09:07:07 PM  
1 vote:
Or, maybe it was God who keeps giving him back his wings, and the Devil is at work here.
2017-10-02 09:04:30 PM  
1 vote:

rynthetyn: So who is more sinister than the devil?


 interesting question. I mean all these good v evil shows,  the devil is the ultimate baddie.

Going to try and give The Gifted a chance.
2017-10-02 09:03:24 PM  
1 vote:

rynthetyn: So who is more sinister than the devil?


A real twist would be God.
2017-10-02 08:57:54 PM  
1 vote:
I did miss him cutting off the wings again before. Damn you, urinary tract.
2017-10-02 08:48:51 PM  
1 vote:
Leo didn't die in vain!
2017-10-02 08:32:58 PM  
1 vote:

BeerBear: he cut off his wings again??


If Dad wants him to have wings, cutting them off all the time is going to get tedious.
2017-10-02 08:32:16 PM  
1 vote:
Wrong, I am.
2017-10-02 08:31:06 PM  
1 vote:

BeerBear: he cut off his wings again??


Nope, here they come.
2017-10-02 08:30:34 PM  
1 vote:

fusillade762: jaylectricity: One thing I like is that Lucifer can say things about god and angels and stuff in a very literal sense and the people he's talking to take it in a figurative sense. And it makes sense.

Keeping Chloe in the dark is getting old, though. I hope she learns the truth this season.


Here it comes!
2017-10-02 05:20:06 PM  
1 vote:

Nefarious: BizarreMan: lindalouwho: The Gifted is an X-Men tv series, and though Brian Singer directs this first episode, the review on Variety isn't very promising.

It's gotta be better than Inhumans.

That's a hell of a low bar... IMAX paid for the first two episodes... but it looks like they took that money and tried to produce all 8.


I would be so damn glad I didn't pay to see it in the theaters.
2017-10-02 05:02:48 PM  
1 vote:

BizarreMan: lindalouwho: The Gifted is an X-Men tv series, and though Brian Singer directs this first episode, the review on Variety isn't very promising.

It's gotta be better than Inhumans.


That's a hell of a low bar... IMAX paid for the first two episodes... but it looks like they took that money and tried to produce all 8.
2017-10-02 03:58:23 PM  
1 vote:
I like this show, but I rarely watch it live. Make a good thread so I can read it after I finish watching it tomorrow night or whenever.

Thanks!
 
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