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Doors Open 2012 Stephen Fry

Discussion in 'TV Show Forum' started by DVD-Man, Jan 1, 2013.

  1. DVD-Man

    DVD-Man Well-known Member

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    This looks to have been a Scottish only show but I reckon some forumites south of the border might be interested.

    Doors Open - Wednesday, December 26 | STV Player

    Light hearted heist drama with Stephen Fry, Douglas Hensall and others.

    I enjoyed it.
     
  2. Lurking Lawyer

    Lurking Lawyer Well-known Member

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    It was certainly on ITV in the Granada area.

    It was quite enjoyable in a light throwaway kind of way - switch off and let it wash over you.
     
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    Not as good as it could have been, particularly given a lot of very good actors.
    It seemed to be just put together, no real flow or care given to what happened to the characters.
     
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    certainly was on in the London area last week, I enjoyed it too
    - Henshall always has that same troubled look
     
  5. aprout

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    It was alright, but I was hoping it would be a bit better given the cast & author of the source material. They either needed to up the comedy or drama aspects, as the whole thing was just a bit flat.

    & did I miss what happened to the third member of the trio? (The banker guy).
    Fry buggers off to India with his paintings & poor old lovestruck MILLIONAIRE Henshall gets the girl. So did the (now jobless) other guy end up driving a minicab for the rest of his life as he predicted?

    Quite poorly written imho. :lesson:
     
  6. mike7

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    Sprout Pictures made this show. Stephen Fry is one of the co-owners of the company.
     

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