Primeval - wtf?

#1
OK, so I see that 'Primeval' tonight would be about a submarine blah blah etc. Sat down and....... WTF?? Had the props/wardrobe departments EVER seen a submarine movie, let alone tried to construct one? The (4 ring, so must have been a bomber!) skipper had a MN cap badge with a red cross on it. The JRs were all 'officers' etc

Sadly, I only watched until the 'team' went onboard where the planesman did nothing but letch at the totty, so at least they got THAT bit right! :toothy8:
 
#3
I note this bit of choice dialogue:

"You know your submarines?".

"I was in the Royal Marines; spent a bit of time underwater".

"You were Army".

"The Navy would have been my first choice".
 
#6
Well I watched the first bit, " give me full tilt on the planes" "all ahead one third" :shock:

Methinks the script writers have been watching too many septic movies although they at least got the names of two classes of boats correct :iconbiggrin:


edited to add "and no engineers onboard". I love to have seen the dabbers back aft preparing for sea and operating the donks!
 
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#8
Flood and vent the torpedo room???? Mini submarine deploys from bottom of boat??? Ability to find the moved fuse panel???? And where was the XO??? Lol
 
#9
That was ace.

A gay Chief/Midshipman/Officer(?), two scruffy civil servants and a wipeable bint prove that the perisher course is a piece of piss after all.

You cheeky submariner chaps kept the Thunderbird 4 type thing quiet as well didn't you? Well your secret's out now - ner ner.
 
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