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Old 05-11-16, 04:25 AM
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Most Violent TV show ?

What is the most Violent TV show ever ?

Let's not count animated shows because its a different type of violence

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I can't think of anything more violent than Banshee

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I am only up to half way season 2, the episode where the indian girl is hit in the head with an axe, i can't believe they showed that scene in flashback
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

The Andy Griffith Show
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The things Floydd the barber did in his back room...Jesus.
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

Criminal Minds has some pretty bad episodes. More physiological violence vs. straight up graphic violence though.
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When politicians refer to the show when debating over the use of torture in real life, that's when you know your show has made a real impact on society.

When the dean of West Point visits the show's crew to tell them to stop showing torture scenes (because soldiers are copying the torture tactics), that's when you know the show is violent.
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

The beginning of season 2 of Hannibal is the most violent thing I've seen on TV cable or otherwise
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when the dude that was stitched to other guys in a color wheel tried to escape
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

Spartacus

Lots of spears being thrust through torsos and heads. And an amazing amount of slo-mo blood spatter.
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

Strike Back has some crazy violence as well, but maybe not to the level of Banshee.
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

Game of Thrones

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Robb's pregnant wife getting repeating stabbed in the belly was little too much for me. Also The Mountain crushing Oberyn's head was pretty graphic.
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Millennium was pretty harsh, especially for a 90s show.
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

The Walking Dead
Daredevil
Oz
Dexter
Gotham
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

Supernatural
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

Banshee was the first show that came to mind for me. Oz and Hannibal are great mentions as well.
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

Spartacus hands down.
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

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Spartacus hands down.
Yep. First thing that came to mind.
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

Hannibal was also beautifully gory.
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

Ash vs Evil Dead
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

Game of Thrones
Narcos
Banshee
Strike Back
Hannibal (that fucking human mushroom garden is stuff of nightmares)
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

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Ash vs Evil Dead
yep. There's some insane kill scenes, to a point where if it were a movie, i think the MPAA might have some issues
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

I absolutely love the Spartacus series but i just find the violence in so stylised that the impact is lessened

The violence in Banshee is like what you would see in a really bad neighbourhood during a heatwave on a friday night
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Re: Most Violent TV show ?

It's gotta be Spartacus. Over the top stuff.

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Hannibal (that fucking human mushroom garden is stuff of nightmares)
*shivers* just thinking about that scene. Hannibal didn't show a lot of violence, but it had some seriously creepy imagery.

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