I mean, I know that it’s calling itself that:
But I watched the trailer, and I do not recognize a single person or thing in it – and that would include the titular character, which shares a name, job, and nothing else. I understand that Hollywood takes vicious pleasure in getting the source material wrong – but this is the BBC. They should be ashamed of themselves.
PS: I’m not saying that it’s gonna suck. Merely that it’s not actually Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency, in any meaningful sense of the term.
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Not Watson? LOL. It was a good fit for Peter Jackson’s OTHER lead-hobbit, why buck the trend?
the old version was pretty good.
Perhaps the BBC will be visited by .. whatever that is growing in my refrigerator ..
Have not read the read the book. Guess I need to get around to that.
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