Where's my The Get Down Thread?


#1

Maybe I didn’t post it properly.


#2

I came to


#3

Hey Theo, you watching The Get Down on Netflix or do you just wanna get down.

I can spin some tunes if you want.

Grab a Boost bar and get on the floor.


#4

Baz Luhrmann took way too many eccies in the nineties, the whole thing’s a fucking blurred headache


#5

I am not yet watching it.

I was referring to the seminal awful hip-hop Jump Around song.


#6

I love it Ruffers. Think it’s gorgeous man.


#7

is it good


#8

It’s bright and stylish but its editing gives me travel sickness and the acting’s bleuuuurgh


#9

sounds bang up my street


#10

Don’t listen to that twat Ruffers, the acting is good.


#11

I don’t know whether I should start it or not.

I’m interested in the subject matter, I am utterly, utterly disinterested in Baz fucking Luhrmann


#12

I really couldn’t stand Moulin Rouge. Think I sort of enjoyed Romeo and Juliet. Definitely wasn’t excited that it was Luhrmann.

I’ve only seen half the first episode but it looks like a triumph to me.


#13

didn’t realise this was his thing? I can’t watch any of his films, the editing is too annoying. it’s like it’s in fast forward or something, it’s awful.


#14

Me neither. I went to see The Great Gatsby a couple of years back not knowing he’d directed it. After about 20 minutes I became suspicious and googled it, saw his name and thought “ach…”