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The Tudors chat

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LoveHistory
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Postby LoveHistory » Wed March 16th, 2011, 12:50 am

I didn't even notice the setting they had for his death scene. There was a crucifix though so it could have been a monastery. But the time and circumstances were off. Of course they covered the circumstances issue by having Henry say that no one must ever know.

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Jemidar
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Postby Jemidar » Wed March 16th, 2011, 3:11 am

"LoveHistory" wrote:I am hooked now. Must get season two.


I was the same :D .
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Nefret
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Preferred HF: The Middle Ages (England), New Kingdom Egypt, Medieval France
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Postby Nefret » Sat March 19th, 2011, 3:11 am

Finally borrowed season 4. :) Now I want to own it.
Into battle we ride with Gods by our side
We are strong and not afraid to die
We have an urge to kill and our lust for blood has to be fulfilled
WE´LL FIGHT TILL THE END! And send our enemies straight to Hell!
- "Into Battle"
{Ensiferum}

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Jemidar
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Postby Jemidar » Sat March 19th, 2011, 8:05 am

I need to get hold of Season 4 too!
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Nefret
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Favorite HF book: Welsh Princes trilogy
Preferred HF: The Middle Ages (England), New Kingdom Egypt, Medieval France
Location: Temple of Isis

Postby Nefret » Sat March 19th, 2011, 3:01 pm

As to the quiz... I got Lady-in-waiting.

Henry does sound Irish.
Into battle we ride with Gods by our side
We are strong and not afraid to die
We have an urge to kill and our lust for blood has to be fulfilled
WE´LL FIGHT TILL THE END! And send our enemies straight to Hell!
- "Into Battle"
{Ensiferum}

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LoveHistory
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Postby LoveHistory » Sat March 19th, 2011, 6:38 pm

Quiz? What quiz? Did I miss something?

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Madeleine
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Currently reading: The Wildflowers by Harriet Evans & The Loving Cup by Winston Graham
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Sat March 19th, 2011, 6:42 pm

Season 4 has almost finished here, about 3 to go. I think it's the weakest series so far, although it also manages to be the funniest, especially when Henry goes all Oirish - no offence to the Irish, but it just sounds completely out of place, especially as he wasn't like that in the first 3 series!
Currently reading "The Wildflowers" by Harriet Evans & "The Loving Cup" by Winston Graham

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Perdita
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Postby Perdita » Sun March 20th, 2011, 12:47 am

"Madeleine" wrote:Season 4 has almost finished here, about 3 to go. I think it's the weakest series so far, although it also manages to be the funniest, especially when Henry goes all Oirish - no offence to the Irish, but it just sounds completely out of place, especially as he wasn't like that in the first 3 series!


Haha, I know what you mean about the accents! The guy who plays the Earl of Surrey sounds American. And I'm sure in one episode Hertford said 'we was' instead of 'we were.'
They lost a lot of good actors along the way.. James Frain, Natalie Dormer, etc. Henry's fault for executing their characters of course! Gripes aside I'm still enjoying it.

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Nefret
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Favorite HF book: Welsh Princes trilogy
Preferred HF: The Middle Ages (England), New Kingdom Egypt, Medieval France
Location: Temple of Isis

Postby Nefret » Sun March 20th, 2011, 3:33 am

Just purchased the first and second seasons. :D
Into battle we ride with Gods by our side
We are strong and not afraid to die
We have an urge to kill and our lust for blood has to be fulfilled
WE´LL FIGHT TILL THE END! And send our enemies straight to Hell!
- "Into Battle"
{Ensiferum}

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Amanda
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Location: Sydney, Australia

Postby Amanda » Sun March 20th, 2011, 10:18 am

My DH gave me the 1-3 boxed set of blurays for our anniversary.


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