Go Back  DVD Talk Forum > Entertainment Discussions > TV Talk
Reload this Page >

New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

TV Talk Talk about Shows on TV

New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

Old 09-25-18, 12:27 AM
  #1  
DVD Talk Godfather
Thread Starter
 
DJariya's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: La Palma, CA
Posts: 53,868
New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18




"NEW AMSTERDAM"

"PILOT" ORIGINAL

09/25/2018 (10:01PM - 11:00PM) (Tuesday) : SERIES PREMIERE - Inspired by the oldest public hospital in America, this unique medical drama follows the brilliant and charming Dr. Max Goodwin (Ryan Eggold), the institution's newest medical director who sets out to tear up the bureaucracy and provide exceptional care. How can he help? Well, the doctors and staff have heard this before. Not taking "no" for an answer, Dr. Goodwin must disrupt the status quo and prove he will stop at nothing to breathe new life into this understaffed, underfunded and underappreciated hospital - the only one in the world capable of treating Ebola patients, prisoners from Rikers and the President of the United States under one roof - and return it to the glory that put it on the map. Also starring Freema Agyeman as Dr. Helen Sharpe, Janet Montgomery as Dr. Lauren Bloom, Jocko Sims as Dr. Floyd Reynolds, Tyler Labine as Dr. Iggy Frome and Anupam Kher as Dr. Vijay Kapoor. TV-14 D, L






Ryan Eggold used to be one of the stars of The Blacklist until he was killed off last season. Hence, that's why he's here.
DJariya is online now  
Old 09-25-18, 05:52 PM
  #2  
DVD Talk Legend
 
Goldberg74's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 1999
Location: San Antonio, TX
Posts: 16,532
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

Originally Posted by DJariya View Post
Ryan Eggold used to be one of the stars of The Blacklist until he was killed off last season. Hence, that's why he's here.
... and in my mind Tom Keene still alive and just on his next assignment and Red will show up sometime and out him.
Goldberg74 is offline  
Old 09-25-18, 06:28 PM
  #3  
DVD Talk Legend
 
JeffTheAlpaca's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: CA
Posts: 10,218
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

At first I thought they were bringing back "New Amsterdam" the FOX show.

Last edited by JeffTheAlpaca; 09-26-18 at 07:17 PM.
JeffTheAlpaca is offline  
Old 09-25-18, 07:41 PM
  #4  
DVD Talk Legend
 
whotony's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: ^ Kristen Bell
Posts: 18,722
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

Originally Posted by JeffTheAlpaca View Post
At first I thought they were bring back "New Amsterdam" the FOX show.
I wish.
whotony is online now  
Old 10-01-18, 05:33 PM
  #5  
DVD Talk Godfather
Thread Starter
 
DJariya's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: La Palma, CA
Posts: 53,868
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

I did watch this today. It was okay. Apparently this series is loosely based on a true story. But, there's too many doctor/hospital shows on the air currently along with this like The Good Doctor, Chicago Med, Grey's, and The Resident. I already watch Med and The Good Doctor. So I don't blame anyone for not having any interest in investing in this show.

However, I did read it was the highest rated show Tuesday night.

I guess the big hook of this show is that the lead (Eggold) is apparently dying of cancer.

I do like some of the supporting cast like Janet Montgomery and Jocko Sims from The Last Ship. Considering it took me 6 days to get to this, I'm not sure how I'll be able to keep up with this once more shows start premiering this month.

Last edited by DJariya; 10-01-18 at 05:38 PM.
DJariya is online now  
Old 10-01-18, 05:35 PM
  #6  
TGM
DVD Talk Legend
 
TGM's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Massachusetts
Posts: 15,410
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

This was terrible.

It's like the anti-Resident.

my wife liked it, which means I'm stuck watching.
TGM is offline  
Old 10-01-18, 07:04 PM
  #7  
DVD Talk Platinum Edition
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Long Island, NY
Posts: 3,702
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

I thought it was ok, will watch a few more eps..
mphtrilogy is offline  
Old 10-02-18, 01:07 PM
  #8  
DVD Talk Hall of Fame
 
d2cheer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 1999
Posts: 9,332
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

I liked it a bit hokey and predictable but it runs the through every emotion basically. Girlfriend really liked it so I am with TGM and will continue to be watching.
d2cheer is offline  
Old 10-02-18, 05:00 PM
  #9  
DVD Talk Legend
 
JimRochester's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 1999
Location: Rochester, NY. USA
Posts: 17,819
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

Couldn't get past the promos. Seemed so pompous. I'll wait to see if it has any legs and has good word of mouth.
JimRochester is offline  
Old 10-03-18, 12:00 AM
  #10  
DVD Talk Ultimate Edition
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 4,619
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

So everyone on the janitorial staff speaks Spanish?
windom is offline  
Old 10-04-18, 11:58 AM
  #11  
DVD Talk Legend
 
hdnmickey's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Location: Cygnus
Posts: 12,521
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

Figured this show would be filled with Medical Drama clichés and it hasn't disappointed so far. At least it is pulling them off well (IMO). Best part of the second episode was the surgeon getting schooled on how he has his own "must do" routines/rituals.
hdnmickey is offline  
Old 10-10-18, 12:08 PM
  #12  
DVD Talk Godfather
Thread Starter
 
DJariya's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: La Palma, CA
Posts: 53,868
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

Picked up for a full 22 episode season: https://tvline.com/2018/10/10/new-am...son-order-nbc/


First new drama to get full season.
DJariya is online now  
Old 10-10-18, 08:51 PM
  #13  
DVD Talk Legend
 
Goldberg74's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 1999
Location: San Antonio, TX
Posts: 16,532
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

Originally Posted by hdnmickey View Post
Figured this show would be filled with Medical Drama clichés and it hasn't disappointed so far. At least it is pulling them off well (IMO). Best part of the second episode was the surgeon getting schooled on how he has his own "must do" routines/rituals.
This.

I’m liking it so far... and I’m getting over calling him Tom Keene.

I’m in for the season.
Goldberg74 is offline  
Old 10-10-18, 09:18 PM
  #14  
DVD Talk Platinum Edition
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 3,200
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

I enjoy the show so far but why change the name of the hospital? Seems dumb
johnnysd is offline  
Old 10-10-18, 09:36 PM
  #15  
DVD Talk Limited Edition
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: SnogBox
Posts: 7,204
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

We’re still watching, so good to know it’s been picked up. Not sure it needs 22.

I kind f wish they’d spen more times focusing on specific cases/characters each episode instead of spreading it amongst the 3 departments.

I do like the psych and brain doctor tag team. They work well together.

Originally Posted by johnnysd View Post
I enjoy the show so far but why change the name of the hospital? Seems dumb
I’m not following. Change the name?
Superman07 is offline  
Old 10-11-18, 09:26 AM
  #16  
DVD Talk Hall of Fame
 
d2cheer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 1999
Posts: 9,332
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

It also helps that Ryan Eggold is very good in this role. I am liking this more and more each episode.
d2cheer is offline  
Old 10-11-18, 12:28 PM
  #17  
DVD Talk Gold Edition
 
Inhumans99's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Fremont, CA
Posts: 2,913
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

I have stopped watching the Chicago family of shows, gave up on Gray’s many years back, and am at least 12 eps behind on The Resident, but I am already hooked on this show and watch it shortly after it airs. A genuine pleasant surprise. I like the variety of patients they treat, United Nations diplomats, folks from what I presume is a somewhat nearby prison (Rikers Island), it just feels a bit more fresh than what I have seen on other medical dramas.

It also helps that so far I do not quickly recognize the folks being treated on this show, unlike my immediate recognition of well known character actors that oftentimes play the person with the tricky to diagnose/fix malady of the week on shows like Chicago Med, which can take me out of the show.

Fun fact, when I googled to confirm the spelling of Rikers Island I learned that New York is planning to shut it down. You learn something new every day.
Inhumans99 is offline  
Old 10-11-18, 07:16 PM
  #18  
DVD Talk Platinum Edition
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 3,200
Re: New Amsterdam (NBC) -- S: Ryan Eggold -- Premieres 9/25/18

Originally Posted by Superman07 View Post
We’re still watching, so good to know it’s been picked up. Not sure it needs 22.

I kind f wish they’d spen more times focusing on specific cases/characters each episode instead of spreading it amongst the 3 departments.

I do like the psych and brain doctor tag team. They work well together.



I’m not following. Change the name?
The hospital is actually Bellevue
johnnysd is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.