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#33
I like the Orville, I like the humour, I do not want it to become too serious :(
I would never use those holodecks, any one can walk in :O
Yeah, if the jokes go, it's basically Star Trek without the beaming up. Actual Star Trek had more jokes than the "bye, Alara" episode.
 

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If you're following this on Amazon in the UK, have a look at your "Video Library" - there's a new episode there (ep4) a few days before it was due. Just been watching it, bit of a crunching gear change between plot and subplot, but I appreciated the "be excellent to one another (even if it's tough)" message.
 

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Yea, i watched it yesterday, i was suprised it was early.

I loved Gordon Malloy trying to train to be a Captain.
I do not ever want this series to lose its humour, ever
 

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The humour definitely marks it out, and it's not as hacky as MacFarlane's Family Guy became, either. Also, more Yul Brynner is no bad thing.
 

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New girl Jessica Szohr is really reminding me of somebody (a celeb), but I'm not sure who. Can anyone help?
 

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That many different pictures of her, I got Angelina Jolie, Scarlett Johansson, and believe it or not, on one pic, she reminded me of Jason Mamoa
 

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That many different pictures of her, I got Angelina Jolie, Scarlett Johansson, and believe it or not, on one pic, she reminded me of Jason Mamoa
I have a feeling you may be right on Jason Momoa! She could be his sister! Thanks.
 

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LMFAO yea

In one photo in which she has white hair she reminds me of the dragon woman on GoT
 

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#46
(I know I'm two weeks behind) Well, that was quite sweet, and a proper comedy episode (the one with the human-robot love affair). And we got to see what Isaac looked like, or the actor who plays him. Seth does love his musicals, doesn't he?
 

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#52
Ooh, a mystery episode! This was one of those serious ones, so the biggest laugh for me was the "tractor beam"/"cupcake" gag, which was so pathetic I really laughed.
 

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I loved epi 8, the best yet, I hate two parters, I hope the second part is not anticlimactic
 
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Ooh, a mystery episode! This was one of those serious ones, so the biggest laugh for me was the "tractor beam"/"cupcake" gag, which was so pathetic I really laughed.
That was a bittersweet episode, it needed that gag!
 

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I loved epi 8, the best yet, I hate two parters, I hope the second part is not anticlimactic
I'll remain silent so as not to spoil anything. I've now seen the second part, and FWIW I didn't find it anticlimactic.
 
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I'll remain silent so as not to spoil anything. I've now seen the second part, and FWIW I didn't find it anticlimactic.
I have part1 recorded and the next episode arrives on Thursday. I was away for 10 days so a lot of catching up to do with assorted programmes.
 

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I'll remain silent so as not to spoil anything. I've now seen the second part, and FWIW I didn't find it anticlimactic.
Thank you, I have a thing for space battles lol
I have part1 recorded and the next episode arrives on Thursday. I was away for 10 days so a lot of catching up to do with assorted programmes.
I get my next one on Saturday looooong wait
 

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#59
I also watch The Orville...but imho it can't decide if it wants to be Star Trek or Galaxy Quest.
At first the heavy handed humor turned me off but I got used to it ,and now it seems like they want to be taken as serious sci-fi.
They need to make up their mind.
 

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I also watch The Orville...but imho it can't decide if it wants to be Star Trek or Galaxy Quest.
At first the heavy handed humor turned me off but I got used to it ,and now it seems like they want to be taken as serious sci-fi.
They need to make up their mind.
There's been a deliberate course correction based on feedback from the inaugural half-season (see post #27).
 
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