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22. Great idea, better suited for a 90 to 100 minute film IMO
Tue Jun 11, 2024, 07:50 AM
Jun 11

Not enough content to fill 5 episodes let alone 7. Too much filler with unbelievable plot twists: absurd, jumping the shark stuff. I couldn't finish it after the 5th episode.

I know how it ends having read the synopsis on Wikipedia. Two minutes reading versus another hour and a half watching. And that's just fine.

'Baby Reindeer' on Netflix. outstanding [View all] BlueWaveNeverEnd Apr 15 OP
This looks good. Tom Yossarian Joad Apr 15 #1
warning...its intense. The actress that plays the stalker... deserves an Emmy. BlueWaveNeverEnd Apr 15 #2
I am still thinking of this KT2000 Apr 16 #6
there are moments when viewers say they are frustrated with choices made by the victim but... BlueWaveNeverEnd Apr 16 #9
Yes - that is what he captured so well KT2000 Apr 17 #11
I watched 4 episodes tonight bif Apr 16 #3
yes!!! BlueWaveNeverEnd Apr 16 #4
Did you see where it is based on a true story? rogerballard Apr 16 #5
I know. That's what makes it even creepier! bif Apr 16 #7
yes. After binging it, i googled about the real story BlueWaveNeverEnd Apr 16 #8
Emmy worthy performances bif Apr 16 #10
agreed. He said that other actresses wanted the role but when Jessica Gunning auditioned, he knew she was the one BlueWaveNeverEnd Apr 17 #12
She was scary evil bif Apr 17 #13
Agree. Need to rewatch it. intrepidity Apr 22 #14
after finishing all 7 eps, I rewatched episode 1 BlueWaveNeverEnd Apr 22 #15
I agree. mzmolly Apr 28 #16
glad you watched it. It's still number 1 on Netflix BTW BlueWaveNeverEnd Apr 28 #17
Atlantic article on "Baby Reindeer" NJCher May 16 #18
thanks...will read BlueWaveNeverEnd May 16 #20
There's a review of it in the latest New Yorker bif May 16 #19
Netflix being sued by the real woman who stalked him plus... Chalco Jun 9 #21
Great idea, better suited for a 90 to 100 minute film IMO Auggie Jun 11 #22
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