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Old 02-27-2017, 06:09 AM
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Big Little Lies (HBO) #1 - A perfect life is a perfect lie.



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In the tranquil seaside town of Monterey, California, nothing is quite as it seems. Doting moms, successful husbands, adorable children, beautiful homes: What lies will be told to keep their perfect worlds from unraveling?

Told through the eyes of three mothers – Madeline, Celeste and Jane – Big Little Lies paints a picture of a town fueled by rumors and divided into the haves and have-nots, exposing the conflicts, secrets and betrayals that compromise relationships between husbands and wives, parents and children, and friends and neighbors.

Based on the New York Times number-one bestseller of the same name by Liane Moriarty, this seven-part limited series is a subversive, darkly comedic drama that weaves a tale of murder and mischief as it explores society’s myth of perfection and the contradictions that exist beneath our idealized façade of marriage, sex, parenting and friendship.

Directed by Jean-Marc Vallée (Dallas Buyers Club, for which he received an editing Oscar nomination; Wild; Demolition), Big Little Lies is written for television and created by David E. Kelley (seven-time Emmy winner for Picket Fences, LA Law, The Practice and Ally McBeal; Goliath).

The stellar cast includes Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley, Laura Dern, Zoë Kravitz, Alexander Skarsgård, Adam Scott, James Tupper, Jeffrey Nordling, Santiago Cabrera, P.J. Byrne and Virginia Kull.

Executive produced by Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, David E. Kelley, Bruna Papandrea (Gone Girl; Wild; the Oscar nominee Milk), Per Saari (Rabbit Hole, The Family Fang, Monte Carlo), Jean-Marc Vallée, Nathan Ross (Dallas Buyers Club, Wild, Demolition) and Gregg Fienberg (four-time Emmy-nominee; HBO’s True Blood and Deadwood), and produced by Barbara A. Hall (Ray, Milk) and Liane Moriarty, Big Little Lies is a Pacific Standard/Blossom Films/David E. Kelley Productions production for HBO Films.



SUNDAY @ 9 PM on HBO

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I need to watch last night episode..
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Old 02-28-2017, 12:20 AM
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YW!

I have seen the last ep! It was good! Really intense and made me very curious! Have to see if I can find a promo for the next one
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thanks for this thread !
i really enjoy the show so far
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I watched episode 1 last night and will probably watch episode 2 tonight.

I like it as well. It's definitely really intense, but i like that about it.

It's such a stellar cast, and the setting is gorgeous!
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Old 02-28-2017, 05:28 PM
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I need to know who was kill... Sigh..
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it looks good, ill check it out eventually.
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Alexa, let us know what you think!

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It's not who you would think! (I only know this because of the book.)
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i got spoiled in another place about the books' ending
oh well ... let's see how it will play out on screen
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Sorry you got spoiled!

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It's not who you would think! (I only know this because of the book.)
I haven't read the book so I am curious to find out!

I love the cast. It's a pretty amazing cast!

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It's not who you would think! (I only know this because of the book.)
I have the book, but never have a chance to read it since I tend to read other books.. But hopefully I can..
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^Hopefully you get to read the book.

New episode tonight!

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oh well ... let's see how it will play out on screen
Seeing it played out on screen is interesting to see how it compares to the book.
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Sometimes shows tend to do it slightly differently from the book right?


Going to watch the new one in a few minutes!!
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Yup sometimes the book and show are different. Since this is only a 7 part series versus drawn out for multiple seasons, I'm curious to see it all played out.

What did you think of last night's episode?
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