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 ====Suggested Things to Watch==== ====Suggested Things to Watch====
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-Collected ​from emails going on the list, these are movies, TV shows, series available on NetFlix, Amazon Prime Video, and elsewhere, either for free (after subscription) or at cost.  ​For TV Channel ​alternatives, visit [[catv_alternatives|this page I prepared on this wiki]]+ 
 +The Cary Library has a list of many things available free, see [[https://​www.carylibrary.org/​collections-resources/​caryhome]]. ​ Community librarian Christine Muir is discussing this and other resources to the Lexington Computer and Technology Group (LCTG) on Wednesday April 8, 2020.  Her presentation will be recorded and a link to it placed on the [[lexingtoncomputergroup|LCTG page]] shortly afterwards. 
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 +The following information has been collected ​from emails going on the list, these are movies, TV shows, series available on NetFlix, Amazon Prime Video, and elsewhere, either for free (after subscription) or at cost.  ​See also [[catv_alternatives|Steve'​s ​TV channel ​alternatives ​page]] and the  ​[[https://​www.carylibrary.org/​collections-resources/​caryhome|Cary Library ​page]].
  
 This started when someone asked for suggestions for "binge worth programs"​ with a preference for nonviolent. ​ Crediting person suggesting ahead of each list; including suggester'​s comments in ( ); including my comments in [ ] ) This started when someone asked for suggestions for "binge worth programs"​ with a preference for nonviolent. ​ Crediting person suggesting ahead of each list; including suggester'​s comments in ( ); including my comments in [ ] )
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 ===[David Kluchman]=== ===[David Kluchman]===
 //note some of these contain violence, David has indicated this in his notes// //note some of these contain violence, David has indicated this in his notes//
-  * Ozark (Netflix. Season 3 coming Friday.Jason Bateman, minor violence, but threat of it is at heart)+  * Ozark (Netflix. Season 3 released 3/27/20. Jason Bateman, minor violence, but threat of it is at heart)
   * Sex Education (British, in Netflix, sweet, funny, not violent). 14+   * Sex Education (British, in Netflix, sweet, funny, not violent). 14+
   * Better Call Saul (threatening,​ but not a ton of actual violence especially compared to Breaking Bad, currently finishing last season on AMC, older episodes in Netflix,)   * Better Call Saul (threatening,​ but not a ton of actual violence especially compared to Breaking Bad, currently finishing last season on AMC, older episodes in Netflix,)
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   * Black Mirror (sort of a 21st century Twilight Zone, darkish)   * Black Mirror (sort of a 21st century Twilight Zone, darkish)
   * Legion (It is the most surreal thing I have ever seen in main stream tv.  Very interesting though imho((In My Humble Opinion)).)\\ [Paul Smith] adds: Legion was great! Aubrey Plaza is always worth watching and she definitely didn't disappoint here. Jean Smart too! For sure it is not for everyone. Creepy, confusing, but a fun trip (in all senses of the word).   * Legion (It is the most surreal thing I have ever seen in main stream tv.  Very interesting though imho((In My Humble Opinion)).)\\ [Paul Smith] adds: Legion was great! Aubrey Plaza is always worth watching and she definitely didn't disappoint here. Jean Smart too! For sure it is not for everyone. Creepy, confusing, but a fun trip (in all senses of the word).
 +David has an extended list, you may access it at [[https://​docs.google.com/​document/​d/​1T0D1_JslaHAIZbcbDwE_9qgMgMpdH_51kC0QLrBLzFQ/​]]
  
 ===[Diane Davidson]=== ===[Diane Davidson]===
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 ===[Steve Isenberg]=== ​ ===[Steve Isenberg]=== ​
 //my list, a work in progress// //my list, a work in progress//
-  * Outsourced (the movie not the TV show)+  * Outsourced (the movie not the TV show, Amazon Prime [[https://​www.amazon.com/​dp/​B07ZFYX25W]])
   * What's Up Doc   * What's Up Doc
   * Gumball Rally (an illegal car race from NYC to LA)   * Gumball Rally (an illegal car race from NYC to LA)
-  * Some Like It Hot+  * Some Like It Hot (Amazon Prime [[https://​www.amazon.com/​dp/​B004778YJG]])
   * (Just about anything with Cary Grant)   * (Just about anything with Cary Grant)
 +  * Scott & Bailey (British detective show, two women detectives, fast paced, good writing and character development. Amazon Prime [[https://​www.amazon.com/​dp/​B07CGFZMC5]].)
 +  * Miss Fisher Murder Mysteries
 +  * Breaking Bad (lots of violence)
 +  * Father Brown
 +  * The Modern Miss Fisher (on Acorn)
  
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