Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Follow us on   
Search   
Forum Home Register for Free! Log In Moderator Tickets FAQ Users Online

Games Of Thrones

 
Logged in as: Guest
  Printable Version
All Forums >> [Special Forums] >> TV Reviews >> Games Of Thrones Page: [1]
Login
Message << Older Topic   Newer Topic >>
Games Of Thrones - 20/2/2012 5:14:36 PM   
Empire Admin

 

Posts: 28938
Joined: 29/6/2005
Post your comments on this article
Post #: 1
- 6/3/2012 3:34:13 PM   
fraser1978

 

Posts: 96
Joined: 1/9/2006
I actually found this series quite boring and stopped watching half way through. A fantasy genre with all the good bits that make a fantasy good taken out!

(in reply to Empire Admin)
Post #: 2
- 9/3/2012 12:52:05 PM   
twmorris82

 

Posts: 1
Joined: 20/12/2010
Had high hopes for it and some enjoyable moments, but you have to say the scripting is rather weak and the majority of the acting atrocious! While Sean Bean and Peter Dinklage do a great job, anyone acting opposite them is immediately exposed as being awful...you can almost see them urging a better performance out of their co-stars despairingly. And if you're going to do what they do with the main guy when they do it, is it not better to focus a little more on the supporting cast...?

(in reply to Empire Admin)
Post #: 3
Quite superb - 10/3/2012 11:53:51 PM   
Agegarton

 

Posts: 5
Joined: 16/8/2011
Masterfully written, acted and directed. It is a gripping drama that, like Battlestar did with sci-fy, challenges the traditional boundaries of fantasy epic. You'll forget you are watching swords and sandals - it is that good.

(in reply to Empire Admin)
Post #: 4
- 14/3/2012 10:36:42 AM   
TomBowler

 

Posts: 31
Joined: 4/2/2010
it's not often you get a series this confident, this clever and this cool. proceed with caution, however. it's not for the mindless masses.

(in reply to Empire Admin)
Post #: 5
Game of thrones - 15/3/2012 2:46:13 AM   
antosh25

 

Posts: 87
Joined: 15/5/2011
Its the best thing on t.v without a doubt.

(in reply to Empire Admin)
Post #: 6
Its Just That Good - 20/3/2012 10:55:21 AM   
Bighousewill

 

Posts: 244
Joined: 5/12/2009
I didn't get to watch this on T.V but I like watching box sets like The Sopranos or Battlestar Galactica. HBO tv series are usually of a high quality and this is the by far the most enjoyable watch I have had. I was expecting a historical epic but soon learned it was of a fantastical nature but it is also a very real and believable world and watching it feels like you are inside a book. I enjoyed so much that now I have had to go and purchase all the books from the A Song of Ice and fire series. Fantastic.

(in reply to Empire Admin)
Post #: 7
- 26/3/2012 7:50:26 PM   
Turd Ferguson

 

Posts: 72
Joined: 24/2/2011
Right there with Breaking Bad, Mad Men and Sons of Anarchy for best show on television. Superb.

(in reply to Empire Admin)
Post #: 8
Sordid violent fantasy masterpiece - 9/4/2012 8:09:10 AM   
MrFrostToad

 

Posts: 1
Joined: 9/4/2012
Game of Thrones really is the best show on televison at the moment. It's like watching a huge game of chess played out across the land of Westeros rather than watching a swords and sorcery/quest show/film. The performances are truley extraodinary with Peter Dinkladge as Tyrion Lannister the dwarf and Sean Bean as Eddard "Ned" Stark as stand outs. almost like a political soap opera with a bit of fantasy thrown in.

Just as amazing as the books

(in reply to Empire Admin)
Post #: 9
RE: Sordid violent fantasy masterpiece - 28/4/2012 11:59:47 PM   
filmfanatic123


Posts: 149
Joined: 22/9/2009
From: Arse End of Nowhere.
Second series, in my eyes, surpasses the first.

Absolutely brilliant.

_____________________________

Oh, I'm sorry, did I break your concentration?

(in reply to MrFrostToad)
Post #: 10
Dull - 11/6/2012 1:36:52 AM   
bobbyperu

 

Posts: 498
Joined: 21/10/2007
Compared to other HBO series like "The Wire" or "Deadwood" "GOT" is a very poor relation -

(in reply to Empire Admin)
Post #: 11
Game of Thrones is mint!! - 26/6/2012 3:29:28 AM   
ZakaryFluke

 

Posts: 3
Joined: 26/6/2012
I'm all for freedom of speech and opinion.... but anyone with a negative view of Game of Thrones is an idiot. (still not as good as the books though)

(in reply to Empire Admin)
Post #: 12
Page:   [1]
All Forums >> [Special Forums] >> TV Reviews >> Games Of Thrones Page: [1]
Jump to:





New Messages No New Messages
Hot Topic w/ New Messages Hot Topic w/o New Messages
Locked w/ New Messages Locked w/o New Messages
 Post New Thread
 Reply to Message
 Post New Poll
 Submit Vote
 Delete My Own Post
 Delete My Own Thread
 Rate Posts


 
Movie News  |  Empire Blog  |  Movie Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Video Interviews  |  Image Gallery  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  Magazine  |  Resources
 
Forum Software © ASPPlayground.NET Advanced Edition 2.4.5 ANSI

0.047