Subject: Re: Today's premieres and other notes (Thursday, Dec. 7)
anim8rfsk sent the following on 12/07/2017 at 03:17 PM:
> In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
> "Jim G."<email@example.com> wrote:
>> Robin Miller sent the following on 12/07/2017 at 01:53 PM:
>>> Psych: The Movie (movie) (8-10 pm, USA)
>>> Picking up three years since the series finale, Shawn Spencer (James
>>> Roday) and best friend, Burton "Gus" Guster (Dulé Hill) are working
>>> together in San Francisco when one of their friends becomes a target.
>>> The original cast is joined by Zachary Levi and John Cena.
>>> http://www.metacritic.com/tv/psych-the-movie [Metacritic score 63]
>> Yay! There's a nice interview with Franks and Roday floating around out
>> there. Among the highlights, I liked hearing that they're going to avoid
>> the political and social divisiveness that too many other writers of too
>> many other shows seem to be embracing these days. Instead, it's gonna be
>> the usual fun and silliness. Also, they got together at various bars to
>> do the writing. Heh.
>> Another interesting and slightly spoiler-ish thing as it relates to
>> location: they had initially planned to open in San Francisco, picking
>> up where the series left off, before moving the action back to Santa
>> Barbara, which still looks remarkably like Vancouver. But with Lassie's
>> real-life health issues, they thought (and this is awesome) that it
>> wouldn't be right to do that without him as a major player, so the
>> entirety of this one will now take place in San Fran. I thought that it
>> was an interesting and respectful adjustment.
> Neato mosquito!
It's always a bonus when a show that I like is full of decent human
beings in the real-world sense.
Jim G. | A fan of the good and the bad, but not the mediocre
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occupant makes the rescue imperative." -- Lt. Gordon Malloy, THE ORVILLE