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The Tudors chat

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amyb
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Postby amyb » Fri October 3rd, 2008, 9:05 pm

She actually looks really great as Anne...didn't see that coming.

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Postby Perdita » Sat October 4th, 2008, 12:04 am

Joss Stone does look good. Anne Of Cleves was actually quite a beautiful woman according to her portrait. Just a bit frumpy, perhaps.

Did anyone else cry when Anne was beheaded?? The last episode was incredibly moving :(

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nona
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Postby nona » Sat October 4th, 2008, 2:23 pm

I'm watching season 1 this weekend, so far you guys were right I should have continued watching instead of giving up on the 2 episode. who plays Jane Seymour?....it wll be interesting to see who plays Cat Howard and Cathrine Parr

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Postby Tanzanite » Sat October 4th, 2008, 2:27 pm

"Perdita" wrote:Joss Stone does look good. Anne Of Cleves was actually quite a beautiful woman according to her portrait. Just a bit frumpy, perhaps.

Did anyone else cry when Anne was beheaded?? The last episode was incredibly moving :(



I bawled my eyes out - even though I knew what was coming. I thought she did a great job.

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Alaric
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Postby Alaric » Sat October 4th, 2008, 3:00 pm

"nona" wrote:who plays Jane Seymour?


Anita Briem.

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Divia
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Postby Divia » Sat October 4th, 2008, 9:16 pm

I am so far behind because I havent seen any of the secnod season :(
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nona
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Postby nona » Sun October 5th, 2008, 1:01 pm

I decided I'm buying the Tudors whenever it comes out on DVD, and I can't wait.

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Postby nona » Sun October 5th, 2008, 5:39 pm

I sinished season 1, should have continued wacthing it on showtime a year ago but oh well. I felt sorry for Henry's sister, Cathrine too. I've never felt sorry for Wosley but by the end I kinda did having everyone turn thier back on him, just goes to prove court life as not a care-free luxury right.

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Postby Madeleine » Mon October 6th, 2008, 5:08 pm

"Tanzanite" wrote:I bawled my eyes out - even though I knew what was coming. I thought she did a great job.


I thought Anne's final scene was well-done too, and I liked the way the executioner organised it so that she didn't even realise the final blow was coming. Since reading The Other Boleyn Girl, and now seeing this series, I think Anne was very unfairly treated, she was a bit of a liability admittedly but Henry had such a knack of twisting and changing situations to suit himself that I think she was forced to act like that - a much maligned woman! :mad:

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Postby Perdita » Mon October 6th, 2008, 5:26 pm

In the last episode she asked if she could be sent to a nunnery and I thought good point but then remembered that the nunneries would have been destroyed by the Reformation.. unless she meant a nunnery in France :confused:


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