Notices

Big Brother 15 [Summer 2014] Channel 5's Big Brother 15 - aka Big Brother: Power Trip. The launch date was Thursday 5th June 2014. Discuss the series won by Helen Wood here.

- - - - - - - - - -

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-08-2017, 09:00 PM   #1
Jodie.
TiBBís Very Finest
 
Jodie.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
Posts: 2,568

Favourites (more):
BB19: Sian
CBB22: Roxanne Pallett
CBB21: Shane Jenek
CBB20: Jemma Lucy
Default Is BB15 as bad as everyone says?

Personally I think itís underrated x
__________________
Jodie. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2017, 09:01 PM   #2
DouglasS
Who, me?
 
DouglasS's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2016
Posts: 5,170

Favourites (more):
Love Island 5: Curtis
BBCanada 7: Eddie
BB19: Akeem
CBBUSA2: Ryan Lochte
Default

It wasn't enjoyable. It was all doom and gloom and sapped the energy out of the whole series due to there being nothing light hearted at all.
__________________
Love Island Faves: Curtis, Ovie, Tommy, Maura and Lucie
Love Island Least Faves: Anna, Jourdan, Yewande

Last edited by DouglasS; 12-08-2017 at 09:01 PM.
DouglasS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2017, 09:02 PM   #3
Oaker
Legends Only
 
Oaker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2015
Posts: 7,888

Favourites (more):
BB19: Sian
Apprentice 2018: Sabrina
CBB22: Kirstie Alley
CBB21: India Willoughby
Default

It's the best of the bad series thanks to the amazing first 3 weeks. Week 4 onwards is kinda crap and after Danielle goes it's literally unwatchable.

Also you seem to defend C5 an awful lot Are you sure you don't work for them?
__________________

Last edited by Oaker; 12-08-2017 at 09:03 PM.
Oaker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2017, 09:15 PM   #4
Jodie.
TiBBís Very Finest
 
Jodie.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
Posts: 2,568

Favourites (more):
BB19: Sian
CBB22: Roxanne Pallett
CBB21: Shane Jenek
CBB20: Jemma Lucy
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Oaker View Post
It's the best of the bad series thanks to the amazing first 3 weeks. Week 4 onwards is kinda crap and after Danielle goes it's literally unwatchable.

Also you seem to defend C5 an awful lot Are you sure you don't work for them?
Yeah I agree with that, although whether you like the series overall kinda depends on who you stan imo but I loved Helen so maybe thatís why I liked it

And yeah is it obvious haha I think itís because I started watching from BB12, so C5 is kinda like how BB should be for me? Like both channels are completely different so people who watched from the start may dislike C5ís due to it not being normal BB. But yeah all the editing/twists (basically everything noone likes) Iíve seen from the start so itís not bad for me
__________________
Jodie. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2017, 09:59 PM   #5
Jack_
oh fack off
 
Jack_'s Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: England
Posts: 47,046

Favourites (more):
CBB22: Hardeep Singh Kohli
Love Island 4: Megan
BBUSA20: Kaitlyn
CBB21: Shane Jenek


Default

Very underrated series, I get why people don't like it but it had a decent amount of everything for me and Mark provided the laughs. The rivalry and two stars of the series becoming the best final two of all time also helps things
__________________
Jack_ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2017, 10:02 PM   #6
lewis111
Senior Member
 
lewis111's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2015
Location: Scotland
Posts: 23,591

Favourites (more):
BB19: Kay
CBB22: Natalie Nunn
Love Island 4: Megan
BBUSA20: Haleigh


Default

Can't even see myself re watching won't imagine it will be fun
In terms of drama the series was decent but it literally had no fun to balance it out like BB17/18 did - and the eviction order was dire at some points
__________________
lewis111 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2017, 10:13 PM   #7
Pete.
Can I get a witness?
 
Pete.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Posts: 38,894

Favourites (more):
BB19: Zoe
IAC2018: Fleur East
Strictly 2018: Faye Tozer
X Factor 2018: Acacia & Aaliyah


Default

I think it's underrated. I think the frustration of Helen's clique beating the actual nice people ruined the series while it was on but looking back it was still a good series, plus Ashleigh somehow managing to make 2nd is still actually amazing considering all the attempts to get her out.
__________________
Pete. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2017, 10:26 PM   #8
Shaun
#Annabelindabee2020
 
Shaun's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 102,748
Blog Entries: 17

Favourites (more):
BB19: Kay
IAC2018: Anne Hegerty
Strictly 2018: Danny John
CBB22: Hardeep Singh Kohli


Default

It has its good moments. Danielle, Mark, Ashleigh and Chris are the only likeable HMs though, and even they have their moments.
__________________


Season 11 Faves: Nina, Brooke, A'Keria, Silky, Shuga & Mercedes
Spoiler:

Quote:
Originally Posted by T* View Post
Christopher Maloney is the new judge of the voice 2019! my cat is the producer
Quote:
Originally Posted by MB. View Post
Him to throw up every time he spins round?
Shaun is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2017, 10:28 PM   #9
MB.
the ~Sacred Feminine~
 
MB.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 31,146

Favourites (more):
Amazing Race 31: Elissa & Rachel
BB19: Kay
Survivor 38: Aurora
Survivor 37: Angelina


Default

No, it still sucks (though not quite as much as BB12 or, ultimately, BB16)
__________________
MB. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2017, 10:30 PM   #10
reece(:
♡☯♡☮♡☯♡☮♡
 
reece(:'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: England
Posts: 79,220
Blog Entries: 1

Favourites (more):
BBUSA21: Kemi
BBCanada 7: Kiera
Amazing Race 31: Elissa & Rachel
BB19: Sian


Default

It's alright but a mess twist wise.
__________________

Spoiler:

reece(: is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2017, 10:31 PM   #11
Hayden
And I Oop
 
Hayden's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Erm, thingy
Posts: 45,852

Favourites (more):
BBUSA21: Kemi
Love Island 5: Amber
BBCanada 7: Eddie
Amazing Race 31: Elissa & Rachel


Default

Controversial opinion but Toya's eviction killed off the series more than Charley's eviction, or any other eviction for that matter
__________________
Hayden is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2017, 10:35 PM   #12
EspeonBB
Victim Noises
 
EspeonBB's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: London
Posts: 11,254

Favourites (more):
BBCanada 6: Kaela
CBB20: Chad Johnson
Apprentice 2017: Elizabeth
BB18: Isabelle


Default

It's just a really negative, draining series with barely any likeable housemates and the fact evil was rewarded at the end doesn't help matters
__________________




Spoiler:


EspeonBB is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2017, 10:57 PM   #13
Ant.
#Dexit
 
Ant.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Location: Manchester
Posts: 17,137

Favourites (more):
BB19: Sian
CBB22: Roxanne Pallett
Love Island 4: Georgia
CBB21: Wayne Sleep


Default

It's great for the first 3 weeks but afterwards the drama just becomes draining. It was so rewarding seeing Ashleigh go from hated to runner-up though, I only followed BB15 for her storyline
__________________
Ant. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2017, 11:32 PM   #14
Jordan.
literally a nightmare
 
Jordan.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 61,119


Default

It was a gloomy series but still entertaining. It's in the top half of C5 BB for me.
Jordan. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 14-08-2017, 07:17 AM   #15
QueenCharley
South-East London It Girl
 
QueenCharley's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2015
Posts: 261

Favourites (more):
BB18: Isabelle
BBCanada 5: Ika
BBUSA19: Josh
CBB19: Speidi
Default

It was WAY better than Timebomb and I prefer it to 17 and 18 tbh. It feels like the last civilian series that Channel 5 really gave a **** about.

Helen v Ashleigh was an epic feud and I thought it had one of the strongest female casts in a while.

Yeah it was dark and confrontational heavy, but its still one of the better series on Channel 5 and underrated IMO.
__________________
QueenCharley is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 14-08-2017, 07:27 AM   #16
Dominic
hot tamale
 
Dominic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Posts: 8,045

Favourites (more):
Love Island 5: Maura
BB18: Isabelle
BBCanada 5: Karen
BBUSA19: Cody
Default

BB15 is a perfect example of too much drama and conflict being draining and unwatchable, add to that the horrible cast and twists too. I much prefer BB16 as the four weeks without Marc were actually enjoyable, while BB15 was only okay for 3 weeks.
__________________

Spoiler:


Dominic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 14-08-2017, 07:30 AM   #17
Strictly Jake
A cup of Cha Cha Cha! (ShakeyJake10)
 
Strictly Jake's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: The Ballroom
Posts: 8,213

Favourites (more):
Strictly 2018: Ashley Roberts
Strictly 2017: Alexandra Burke
Strictly 2016: Danny Mac
Strictly 2015: Kellie Bright


Default

Well it had ashleigh who still remains one of my fave hm but it wasn't a great series
__________________


Strictly Tibb Dancing series 3 will start in October...
Strictly Jake is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 14-08-2017, 11:52 PM   #18
Daniel.
generic pop punk
 
Daniel.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: England
Posts: 21,131

Favourites (more):
Love Island 5: Maura
BB19: Tomasz
CBB22: Natalie Nunn
CBB21: India Willoughby


Default

I think I could have looked back at as good if Ashleigh won but nah it wasn't very good
Daniel. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16-08-2017, 05:22 PM   #19
RileyH
A great thief
 
RileyH's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2016
Location: I live in a purple world. Lavender highs and violet lows.
Posts: 35,902
Blog Entries: 5

Favourites (more):
Love Island 5: Maura
BB19: Anamelia
DOI 2019: Wes Nelson
CBBUSA2: Natalie Eva Marie


Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Shaun View Post
It has its good moments. Danielle, Mark, Ashleigh and Chris are the only likeable HMs though, and even they have their moments.
.
__________________



LI Amber | Molly Mae | Maura | Ovie | Harley
RileyH is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16-08-2017, 05:29 PM   #20
Captain.Remy
Nah
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: France.
Posts: 26,027


Default

It's actually in my top 3. I know it's an unpopular opinion out there, but I really enjoyed it.
The order of evictees was just right, the drama was intense thanks to the overall theme and big characters. We've had fun moments as well.
We had the best top 3 with Helen winning in the end. As much as she was painful to watch sometimes, she still ran that house and provided a lot to it. So te me she deserved to win, as much as Ashleigh.
Steven & Kim were awkward but it was hella funny to watch them evolve.

So you can start throwing rocks at me now
Captain.Remy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16-08-2017, 05:55 PM   #21
Jarrod
#BB12
 
Jarrod's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 8,378
Blog Entries: 1

Favourites (more):
BB18: Chanelle
CBB15: Katie Hopkins
BB15: Christopher
CBB 13: Ollie Locke


Default

It's alright
__________________
Jarrod is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16-08-2017, 05:56 PM   #22
Brother Leon
Senior Member
 
Brother Leon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 28,458


Default

I loved it and it had a great winner to top it off.
__________________
Brother Leon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16-08-2017, 06:00 PM   #23
Jarrod
#BB12
 
Jarrod's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 8,378
Blog Entries: 1

Favourites (more):
BB18: Chanelle
CBB15: Katie Hopkins
BB15: Christopher
CBB 13: Ollie Locke


Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Brother Leon View Post
I loved it and it had a great winner to top it off.
__________________
Jarrod is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 27-12-2017, 10:27 AM   #24
Eddie.
#freebritney
 
Eddie.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2017
Location: Singapore
Posts: 4,473

Favourites (more):
BB19: Lewis F
CBB22: Hardeep Singh Kohli
BBUSA20: Bayleigh
CBB21: Malika Haqq
Default

It was painful and depressing to watch as a whole, but its better than BB16 because it did not have the HIDEOUS 4in4out twist, and even though I hated Helen, she actually DESERVED to win because she, along with Ashleigh, were the series' main stars.
Eddie. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 27-12-2017, 10:40 AM   #25
Cal.
Mean McLean
 
Cal.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Laura sprays a bottle of ĎShh...í by Jade Goody at Georgina
Posts: 36,239

Favourites (more):
Love Island 5: Maura
BB19: Sian
IAC2018: Rita Simons
CBB22: Roxanne Pallett


Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Brother Leon View Post
I loved it and it had a great winner to top it off.
.
Cal. is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmark/share this topic

Tags
bad, bb15

Thread Tools
Display Modes

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 Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 06:23 AM.




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
no new posts