"Fringe" on Fox HD - Page 216 - AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews

Forum Jump: 
 6Likes
Reply
 
Thread Tools
post #6451 of 6465 Old 07-20-2016, 06:22 PM
AVS Special Member
 
cc_in_oh's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: NE OH
Posts: 2,033
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 867 Post(s)
Liked: 473
Quote:
Originally Posted by TitusTroy View Post
with the recent trend of TV reboots- Heroes, X-Files, Prison Break, Full House etc, I wouldn't be surprised to see Fringe return...or maybe that's only in the alternate universe
Or maybe it already did?

CC

Who knew "flammable" and "inflammable" mean the same thing???
cc_in_oh is online now  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #6452 of 6465 Old 07-20-2016, 06:27 PM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
Defcon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Posts: 2,347
Mentioned: 8 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1098 Post(s)
Liked: 558
Fringe was the best show. Its biggest mysteries have still note been solved -

- how did Fox not cancel a good scifi show after 1 season? (they did cut it short in the last season so you can't really forgive them)
- did Walter ever write down his wonderful recipes or are they lost forever!
Defcon is offline  
post #6453 of 6465 Old 07-20-2016, 06:29 PM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
rezzy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: The Matrix
Posts: 9,839
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 979 Post(s)
Liked: 722
Crap; got excited for nothin'...
acebreathe likes this.
rezzy is offline  
post #6454 of 6465 Old 07-20-2016, 06:33 PM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
replayrob's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: NY- The tax State
Posts: 5,024
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 621 Post(s)
Liked: 568
Reboot? ... it would be very difficult to top the original.

“You cannot play God and then wash your hands of the things you created.”
Commander Bill Adama
replayrob is offline  
post #6455 of 6465 Old 07-20-2016, 06:59 PM
Advanced Member
 
StormCrow's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Posts: 702
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 39 Post(s)
Liked: 62
I re-watch this show every year, or so.

Noble's character Walter is one of my all time favorites!

Anna Torv's alternate universe character is great too. Well, actually I love all her incarnations!
StormCrow is online now  
post #6456 of 6465 Old 07-21-2016, 10:53 AM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
replayrob's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: NY- The tax State
Posts: 5,024
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 621 Post(s)
Liked: 568
^ one of my favorite Walter moments was in season 5 where he made a video of where he hid all the devices needed in the plan to defeat the Observers...
He was walking down the street on his way to the "pocket universe" apartment building saying how "crucial" this next phase was...but he suddenly stops at a bakery shop window banging on the shop window asking "...is that raspberry filling?....is that raspberry filling?!!"... suddenly the video cuts out... moments later when the video resumes... we see raspberry jelly stains around Walters mouth, then he simply continues on his task of saving the world!
Classic Walter!
TeeJay1952 and postrokfan like this.

“You cannot play God and then wash your hands of the things you created.”
Commander Bill Adama
replayrob is offline  
post #6457 of 6465 Old 07-24-2016, 05:46 AM
AVS Addicted Member
 
videobruce's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Buffalo NY
Posts: 16,129
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 577 Post(s)
Liked: 242
Fringe was so superior in every way over the 'X Files', light years at least. I'm not even referring to that pathetic joke of a reboot at the beginning of the year.

Superior concept that actually had a 'mythology' unlike the X Files that changed directions numerous times, then just got lost. Though, it was very hard to follow the twists & turns until one had the opportunity to watch the series at least a 2nd time.
Superior cast. They all flowed together, chemistry was outstanding and I don't mean just Anna & Josh. No apparent 'ego' problems.
Far less 'unrelated' (to the mythology) episodes. (2/3 of the X Files were not related to the mythology, if you can call it that).

The only 'killer' was the last, half season that 'lost it's way', even thou it did bring closure to the series.

.

.
.
Free, abundant OTA television separates this country from many others. ATSC1 has only been in force since 2009. The wireless industry has enough spectrum. Enough of 'planned obsolesce'.

Last edited by videobruce; 07-24-2016 at 05:49 AM.
videobruce is offline  
post #6458 of 6465 Old 10-14-2016, 09:48 AM
AVS Special Member
 
cc_in_oh's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: NE OH
Posts: 2,033
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 867 Post(s)
Liked: 473
FWIW - Complete series BD $40 Best Buy deal of the day 14Oct...

CC

Who knew "flammable" and "inflammable" mean the same thing???
cc_in_oh is online now  
post #6459 of 6465 Old 10-14-2016, 10:25 AM
AVS Addicted Member
 
videobruce's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Buffalo NY
Posts: 16,129
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 577 Post(s)
Liked: 242
According to their web site it's out of stock!

.
.
Free, abundant OTA television separates this country from many others. ATSC1 has only been in force since 2009. The wireless industry has enough spectrum. Enough of 'planned obsolesce'.
videobruce is offline  
post #6460 of 6465 Old 10-14-2016, 12:13 PM
AVS Addicted Member
 
Waboman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: The Leaky Tiki
Posts: 12,975
Mentioned: 6 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 4352 Post(s)
Liked: 9675
Saw this thread active and got excited Walter and the gang got back together for a limited series like the X-Files did.

__________________________________________________
Take life with a grain of salt... a slice of lime, and a shot of tequila
Waboman is online now  
post #6461 of 6465 Old 10-14-2016, 01:39 PM
AVS Addicted Member
 
videobruce's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Buffalo NY
Posts: 16,129
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 577 Post(s)
Liked: 242
If it would be like that X Files joke, forget it. Fringes 5th season was bad enough.

Really miss the series, I can't see any revival at all unfortunately.

.
.
Free, abundant OTA television separates this country from many others. ATSC1 has only been in force since 2009. The wireless industry has enough spectrum. Enough of 'planned obsolesce'.
videobruce is offline  
post #6462 of 6465 Old 10-14-2016, 06:49 PM
AVS Special Member
 
Aleron Ives's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 4,662
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1542 Post(s)
Liked: 1242
Talk about different strokes for different folks. I thought seasons 1-4 of Fringe were a waste of time that you had to slog through to finally get to the payoff of season 5.
Aleron Ives is offline  
post #6463 of 6465 Old 10-15-2016, 03:49 PM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
replayrob's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: NY- The tax State
Posts: 5,024
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 621 Post(s)
Liked: 568
Quote:
Originally Posted by Aleron Ives View Post
Talk about different strokes for different folks. I thought seasons 1-4 of Fringe were a waste of time that you had to slog through to finally get to the payoff of season 5.
Personally, I wouldn't lable seasons 1-4 a "waste of time", but the short season 5 was by far my favorite as it had a cohesive running theme with no MOTW episodes.

“You cannot play God and then wash your hands of the things you created.”
Commander Bill Adama
replayrob is offline  
post #6464 of 6465 Old 10-15-2016, 05:01 PM
AVS Special Member
 
Distorted's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: San Antonio, Tx Area
Posts: 2,153
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 367 Post(s)
Liked: 284
I preferred the Monster-Of-The-Week to the Dimensional-Madness-Of-The-Week, but then I have diminished mental capacity to keep up.
TeeJay1952 likes this.

.........

"Without music, life would be a mistake." - Friedrich Nietzsche
Distorted is offline  
post #6465 of 6465 Old 10-17-2016, 10:37 AM
Member
 
spaceace414's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Denver, CO
Posts: 155
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 12 Post(s)
Liked: 24
Crap, got excited when I saw this thread.
spaceace414 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply HDTV Programming



Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off