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Comparing Daredevil to the other Netflix shows

 
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The Overlord
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 10:05 am    Post subject: Comparing Daredevil to the other Netflix shows Reply with quote

Now that the other Netflix shows have been released, how does Daredevil compare to the other Netflix shows.

I think I liked Daredevil season 1 the best, then season 1 of Jessica Jones, then season 2 of Daredevil, then Luke Cage season 1.

I have not seen Iron Fist yet, because the reviews have been pretty bad, which is a shame, I usually binge the Marvel Netfix shows in a couple of days.

I felt Daredevil season 1 was the most cohesive season of the bunch, both Luke Cage and Daredevil season 2 felt disjointed (though I still liked Daredevil season 2 better then Luke Cage season 1) and I think Jessica Jones would have been perfect if they cut out 3 episodes.

Also bonus question, how does Daredevil compare to other shows like the Flash, Gotham, Arrow, Supergirl, Agents of SHIELD, etc?
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Dayle88
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 4:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm six episodes in to Iron Fist and while it isn't as good as DD or Jessica Jones (my sister informed me earlier that it gets amazing near the end of episode nine though...) it's better than Luke Cage. I thought that was dull and I only finished because I started it and it was well acted.

Iron Fist is in no way bad and honestly, I can't take reviews seriously knowing how that business works.

Daredevil is still the best of the bunch for me. It started out with an incredible season and managed to evolve and still be brilliant in season 2.
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Mike Murdock
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 5:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Iron Fist, to me, is the worst of the four, but I think it's in no way bad. I'd have loved a review thread (we don't need two or three, though).

I probably would go DDs1, JJ, DDs2, LC, IF.
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Dayle88
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 24, 2017 7:12 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

One of the things that could of really improved Luke Cage was one of the villains backstories not being shown until right before he disappears. Could have been so much more involved in that character for all of those episodes.
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obiwan570
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 29, 2017 8:12 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

My "great" list for netflix shows are DD season 2 then DD season 1, luke cage then jessica jones. iron fist was disappointing particularly the action scenes. a pity they may not have enough time to correct it in the defenders.

They should take a look at "into the badlands", Now that's a martial arts series. They should get a good witty script writer for the light tone of the show they were going for.
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Dayle88
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 30, 2017 8:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

obiwan570 wrote:
My "great" list for netflix shows are DD season 2 then DD season 1, luke cage then jessica jones. iron fist was disappointing particularly the action scenes. a pity they may not have enough time to correct it in the defenders.

They should take a look at "into the badlands", Now that's a martial arts series. They should get a good witty script writer for the light tone of the show they were going for.


How can you have wire work alongside Daredevil though? It wouldn't work at all in that world.

I know Into The Badlands only just touches that Chinese cinema style but I'm guessing that's what you wanted Iron Fist to be closer to.
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MarcWagz
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PostPosted: Wed Apr 05, 2017 1:01 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

DDS2 is my favorite of the shows.
DDs1 is my second favorite.

I really liked Elektra's character and I prefer the ninja part of daredevil to fighting low level street crime.

And I honestly hate seeing Daredevil use that black mask for so long in the first season.

I didn't like any of the other shows.

Luke Cage was mediocre and forgettable.

Jessica Jones was okay. Purple Man was great as a villain, but he died in a mediocre way. Why did Jessica randomly develop an immunity to his powers? Could we not have come up with an actual way to solve the problem?

Iron Fist should have been loved by me, but the fight scenes were awful, Danny was an annoying drama queen instead of being his happy go lucky self, and they killed so many of Danny's supporting characters (I mean Bride of 9 Spiders, the guy who kills iron fists... used as one off villains? what?)
How does Bride of Nine Spiders go from being an immortal weapon, an equal to Danny Rand, to being a one off mini-boss, whose special power is being a prostitute with poison needles. Her master plan for beating Danny in combat is to turn him on and get him to kiss her. There has to be some kind of negative message for women's rights in there.
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