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PostPosted: Mon Jan 01, 2018 8:25 pm    Post subject: Showtime's The Chi

Trailer: https://youtu.be/tgrx0F6G2bA

First episode: https://tinyurl.com/y979jhrf

Pilot officially airs on the 7th. But apparently it leaked online already so I included a link for it.

I think the show has major potential. Really enjoyed the pilot. Think some of you guys will as well.
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 01, 2018 8:57 pm    Post subject: Re: Showtime's The Chi

kikanga wrote:
Trailer: https://youtu.be/tgrx0F6G2bA

First episode: https://tinyurl.com/y979jhrf

Pilot officially airs on the 7th. But apparently it leaked online already so I included a link for it.

I think the show has major potential. Really enjoyed the pilot. Think some of you guys will as well.


have had it downloaded for a couple weeks....but have refused to watch because I did not want to wait a month before episode 2. Will check it out soon.
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 05, 2018 1:01 am    Post subject:

the trailer is pretty juicy but I will wait for all episodes..
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 05, 2018 8:07 am    Post subject:

Gave in and watched the 1st episode....it has potential....just have to wait and see how the story develops and all the characters intersect. I had assumed Coogie was going to be a long term character for most of the episode.
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 05, 2018 10:22 am    Post subject:

anyone still watching?

My favorite character has to be Papa (Shamon Brown Jr.)!
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 05, 2018 11:01 am    Post subject:

I have been watching, but pacing been kinda slow and last few episodes been questioning myself of why I am still watching
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 05, 2018 11:29 am    Post subject:

I'm watching. I have it on record.

So many characters to follow. So many plots. Street life, business ventures, baby mama drama, teenage complications, gangstas, murder, religion.

@adkindo I with you on Papa. He's smart. Not only street but book wise. Coogie's death is the connector. It's entwined somewhere in all the story lines.
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 19, 2018 9:23 pm    Post subject:

Watched the finale tonight. Drama. Lot's left to bring in a new season. It's been renewed. I'll be on the look out.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 20, 2018 8:00 am    Post subject:

jodeke wrote:
Watched the finale tonight. Drama. Lot's left to bring in a new season. It's been renewed. I'll be on the look out.


yeah, felt more like a mid-season break than a season finale.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 20, 2018 10:29 am    Post subject:

so if dude confessed to murder, why was there a bail hearing and why will there be a trial ? shouldnt he just be sentenced
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 20, 2018 12:06 pm    Post subject:

pmacla wrote:
so if dude confessed to murder, why was there a bail hearing and why will there be a trial ? shouldnt he just be sentenced


Maybe he's not copping to murder?
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 20, 2018 1:36 pm    Post subject:

pmacla wrote:
so if dude confessed to murder, why was there a bail hearing and why will there be a trial ? shouldnt he just be sentenced


Guessing due process.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:43 pm    Post subject:

I enjoyed the first season for the most part. I was hoping the show would have higher stakes though.
Maybe more criminal activities and more policing activities. Like the Deuce on HBO.
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