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Good Omens - Amazon Prime 31st May

I've never read any of the Discworld books but have seen all the adaptations and am really looking forward to seeing this.

 

 

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I've never read any of the Discworld books but have seen all the adaptations and am really looking forward to seeing this.

 

 


Be prepared - remember the hoohah over The Life Of Brian? 

People forget - it's just a story.  So it is with:

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PS. You should read the book, it's going to be a bit rushed on-screen, I think. My copy, bought some 20years ago, is much-abused, as it has been read, re-read and lent over the years. 

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@pgn 

 

Heard about that but was too young.

 

I have to say, I think the Python stuff was very much of it's time, I've never really found it amusing to be honest.

 

 

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@pgn 

Heard about that but was too young.

I have to say, I think the Python stuff was very much of it's time, I've never really found it amusing to be honest.

 

 


Oh, it takes a particular mindset - but here's how many reacted to the Python's Life of Brian:

https://www.theguardian.com/theguardian/2013/aug/30/monty-python-life-of-brian-blasphemy-1979

 

And not to pick on any particular scene from Brian:

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Heard about this @Anonymous but didn't realise it was on Prime. Thanks for posting, now added to my watchlist thumbsup

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Heard about this @Anonymous but didn't realise it was on Prime. Thanks for posting, now added to my watchlist thumbsup


And get your notepad out, it's chock full of famous faces, Neil Gaiman personally asked certain people to play certain roles, and many of them obliged. 

 

I expect an extravaganza, and a right rollicking ride to boot ๐Ÿ‘

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Now then... 

Can't wait! 

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I can.....


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Re: Good Omens - Amazon Prime 31st May

Cheers for the heads up @Anonymous  - this one sounds interesting. I'll check it out! Smiley Happy

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