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World on Fire

Anyone watching this show on BBC? It has a gay storyline featuring DL fave Brian J Smith.

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by Anonymousreply 4605/22/2020

It will air in America on PBS

by Anonymousreply 110/03/2019

Did they use this Ghost song for the soundtrack?

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by Anonymousreply 210/03/2019

Looks good, OP. I'll put it on my Watch List.

by Anonymousreply 310/03/2019

When will it be on PBS?

by Anonymousreply 410/03/2019

I don't think they announced the PBS airdate yet

by Anonymousreply 510/03/2019

Sometime in 2020

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by Anonymousreply 610/03/2019

Bump

by Anonymousreply 710/05/2019

Brian didn't come out with this show? Is he waiting for the US release?

by Anonymousreply 810/05/2019

I was all set to like it until I saw Helen Hunt and her wooden line readings.

by Anonymousreply 910/05/2019

Part 1 is already uploaded.

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by Anonymousreply 1010/06/2019

r10 thanks for that!

by Anonymousreply 1110/06/2019

r10 That was great! I'll just watch these compilations because war stuff gets me depressed.

by Anonymousreply 1210/06/2019

Gay gay? Or Fake Gay like Quantico and many other recent "gay storyline" shows.

by Anonymousreply 1310/06/2019

Actually gay

by Anonymousreply 1410/06/2019

Part 2 just came out. How sweet. 🙂

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by Anonymousreply 1510/07/2019

Thanks for linking to those clips, again!

by Anonymousreply 1610/07/2019

Has the final part aired yet?

by Anonymousreply 1710/15/2019

The still looks like it features a young Billy Campbell.

by Anonymousreply 1810/15/2019

r17 Three of seven episodes have aired, but the gay compilation for last week's episode hasn't yet been uploaded to YouTube.

by Anonymousreply 1910/15/2019

Unfortunately, that uploader got into a bit of trouble and had to delete the first part, so you'll have to watch the show to see more of the gay stuff. Sucks, I know.

by Anonymousreply 2010/27/2019

R8 He did.

by Anonymousreply 2111/07/2019

r21 Okay, Bryan, but you should've done it during the press tour for the show, not now that it's almost wrapped up.

by Anonymousreply 2211/07/2019

When did he come out? Did I miss something?

by Anonymousreply 2311/07/2019

[Quote]Did I miss something?

Clearly.

by Anonymousreply 2411/07/2019

r23 Today, in Attitude. Ten threads about it.

by Anonymousreply 2511/07/2019

Is this worth watching because I love Lesley Manville.

by Anonymousreply 2611/07/2019

Apparently people have been complaining because Helen Hunt's face is a 'distraction'

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by Anonymousreply 2711/07/2019

r27, she looks like Eric Stoltz in Mask in that shot

by Anonymousreply 2811/07/2019

[quote]PBS is joining the BBC for a second season of the Helen Hunt-fronted war drama World on Fire and has set a premiere date for the first season.

[quote]The U.S. public broadcaster will air the first season on Sunday April 5 2020 on its Masterpiece strand but has already signed up to co-produce the second season of the period thriller ahead of its premiere.

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by Anonymousreply 2911/11/2019

Looks AWFUL.

HARD pass.

by Anonymousreply 3011/11/2019

Can't believe it's going to take until April for this to air in the US.

by Anonymousreply 3111/11/2019

Who's watching?. The effects are excellent. The twinks are cute

by Anonymousreply 3204/12/2020

Had to turn it off. I just can't watch all that violence.

by Anonymousreply 3304/12/2020

Finished watching season one of this British mini-Winds of War, which hung cliff for season two. Instead of someone Jewish, the pre-concentration camp detainee is Brian J. Smith's black French African boyfriend. Can't wait for next season.

by Anonymousreply 3404/13/2020

I honestly like the show - cinematography is beautiful. But I can NOT watch Helen Hunts face - it is just way too distracting. It’s like making the Elephant Man into a character actor - you just can’t get past how twisted and distorted the face is to even pay attention to the action or what is being said.

I sat through a whole episode - and the entire time I kept thinking “when is that face going to come up again”. May be superficial - but I have never had this reaction before (except for the kid/patient from the Shriners commercial who they pretend is Bob Hope). The face is just a huge distraction from any type of character or story development.

by Anonymousreply 3504/13/2020

Is anybody still watching this on PBS?

I just finished watching the most recent episode and I'm really enjoying it.

But I completely understand the shock at looking at Helen Hunt's distorted face.

Too often she reminds me of Eric Stoltz in the movie Mask.

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by Anonymousreply 3604/30/2020

Just finished streaming the season finale! Wow. Suspense. Scenery. Keen on the gay love story. Also love Jonah Hauer-King as Harry Chase--love his thick eyebrows.

Did Nazi's really fly huge red banners on all their buildings? Where would they get all the fabric?

by Anonymousreply 3705/18/2020

R37 He is a hottie! I'd love to see him in a Fair Isle Sweater.

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by Anonymousreply 3805/18/2020

[quote] Did Nazi's really fly huge red banners on all their buildings?

No. Everything was black & white in those days.

by Anonymousreply 3905/18/2020

Here's your "World On Fire" =

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by Anonymousreply 4005/18/2020

Don't mention Helen Hunt's face because there's some fat old queen on the DL who's sick of hearing about it. Maybe we can't track his other complaints.

by Anonymousreply 4105/18/2020

R41 Let's keep this thread focused on the hot men!

Sad part about PBS airing some British productions on PBS is that they blur out male nudity. Also some swear words and blanked out.

by Anonymousreply 4205/19/2020

They show Sam Neill's ass a few times in the spy series and it was when he was at his young, gorgeous best.

by Anonymousreply 4305/22/2020

I mentioned it on another thread but, man, I had to turn it off because Helen's face was so distracting. Will I miss anything if I FF through her scenes?

by Anonymousreply 4405/22/2020

I lasted several episodes of World on Fire before deleting it from the recording list. They actually succeeded in making the start of World War 2 tedious.

[quote] They show Sam Neill's ass a few times in the spy series

I don't care about that but the series was excellent. It made Sam known internationally.

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by Anonymousreply 4505/22/2020

This show really is tedious. I can’t believe it got a second series.

by Anonymousreply 4605/22/2020
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