1. Week 13 Pick'em Winners: Doc and RavensShallBurn won spread hitting 11 of 15. TitanT won normal with 13 of 15. Week 14 Pick'em will be up by Wednesday evening.

American Horror Story

Discussion in 'Movies/TV' started by CRUDS, Oct 7, 2011.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. CRUDS

    CRUDS The secret is the meat! Staff

    22,222
    6,593
    1,139
    Watched American Horror Story (FX) last night and it was a very pleasant surprise! Stunningly surprised actually.
    Very unusual pacing - which adds to the non-stop weirdness.
    Jessica Lang and Frances "Goodie Putnam" Conroy are fantastic.

    Didn't think TV had the balls to do a show that was actually scary.
    Check this out if you're tired of being force-fed lukewarm BS like Terra Nova and the like.

    [​IMG]
    #1
  2. jplusip

    jplusip Pro Bowler

    3,204
    1,247
    519
    Really? I had a hard time getting interested in it myself. Then again, I went into it thinking it would be something like Tales from the Darkside with a new story every week, so that probably had a lot to do with it. Also, due to South Park I was waiting to watch the repeat at 11, but the show ran like, 15 minutes over and I didn't realize it, so I thought the end of the show was some weird intro. :ha:


    I'll keep watching it though. Could be interesting. I just got kind of turned off by all the "drama" in it; as an old school Fulci fan, I just wants to see creepy ish.
    #2
  3. JCBRAVE

    JCBRAVE Wake up and die right Tip Jar Donor

    66,181
    21,834
    1,139
    I meant to catch this, shoot. Is it on again before next week?
    #3
  4. Titans Eternal

    Titans Eternal Got the swagger of a cripple

    14,301
    8,230
    669
    I got caught up w/ its always sunny and the league, forgot all about this. Wanted to see it.
    #4
    • High Five High Five x 2
  5. CRUDS

    CRUDS The secret is the meat! Staff

    22,222
    6,593
    1,139
    I doubt there will ever be any zombies vs shark fights or people puking out 10 yards of intestines at any time on FX so any Fulci expectations might be a tall order..
    #5
  6. jplusip

    jplusip Pro Bowler

    3,204
    1,247
    519
    Well, I didn't mean I expected it to be like a Fulci flick, I just meant that I didn't expect there to be so much angsty drama going on. I don't know, the whole husband/wife argument turned me off big time.

    But the "house" aspect is interesting, and the scene in the basement was decently creepy, so I'll give them that.
    #6
  7. CRUDS

    CRUDS The secret is the meat! Staff

    22,222
    6,593
    1,139
    The bit with the housekeeper coming on to the husband - then the daughter peeking in was pure gold..
    #7
  8. Big TT

    Big TT Annoying the LEFT...it's what I do.

    16,411
    5,211
    929
    I watched and was pleasantly surprised with the production value of it. Much better than I had anticipated.
    #8
  9. KamikaZ

    KamikaZ Ex-Hall of Famer

    5,827
    468
    449
    Thought it was pretty horrible myself...
    #9
  10. nickmsmith

    nickmsmith Most poverty RB core.

    13,548
    5,909
    869
    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rQqiuynMwCQ"]Arnold Schwarzenegger is the Party Pooper - YouTube[/ame]
    #10
    • High Five High Five x 3
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.