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Old 04-06-2018, 05:52 PM   #1
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Default Do you think your opinion would change of BB17 had it been 13 weeks...

and the entry/exit table looked like this?

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Old 04-06-2018, 05:55 PM   #2
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15 days of that final 5 does not bear thinking about
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Old 04-06-2018, 05:56 PM   #3
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It would have been terrible

BB17 kinda turned to trash once Laura got evicted (welp I didn't realize she got evicted 4 days before the final, it felt like she was gone for much longer) so 36 days without her and Evelyn/Jayne not even making the final sounds terrifying.
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Old 04-06-2018, 05:58 PM   #4
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11 Weeks would have been Better. 13 Weeks usually Drag.
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Old 04-06-2018, 05:59 PM   #5
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96 days of Hughie would've meant the courtroom bull**** would've been forgotten about and he probably would've beat Jason! Anyway a 90+ day series would've been a great idea for an already solid series and I feel it had enough of a diverse cast to be worth a lot longer than being the shortest civilian series in the show. As an added bonus it also would've stopped the worst month of TV ever happening with CBB18
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Old 04-06-2018, 05:59 PM   #6
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That would have been awful

Around 70 days with no annihilation week would have been better than what we got though
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Old 17-12-2018, 10:47 PM   #7
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Probably not that long would have been needed, but BB17 was definitely too short.
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BB17 was the first cast since BB13 that actually would’ve fully sustained a 10 week series imo
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True. I remember feeling during the final that they had another two weeks left in them.
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True. I remember feeling during the final that they had another two weeks left in them.
Even with the abysmal production, i think the Cast would've been able to keep it going and entertaining.

i don't think the same could be said for 18
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As messy as 18 was it felt paced properly as an 8 week series, 17 felt like it was a normal length series that was abruptly cut short </3
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Even with the abysmal production, i think the Cast would've been able to keep it going and entertaining.

i don't think the same could be said for 18
18 could have lost a week tbh. At least then we wouldn’t have had to contend with that godawful episode where the ex housemates turned up just to argue with each other.
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15 days without Jayne? Keep it
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18 could have lost a week tbh. At least then we wouldn’t have had to contend with that godawful episode where the ex housemates turned up just to argue with each other.
Imagine them trying to get the housemate numbers down with only 46 days they had 11 housemates on day 46 (which is bang on half of the cast size )

IMO, the cast size should've been cut shorter for BB18 to accommodate for the shorter series length, whereas BB17 should've had an extra 2 or 3 weeks
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Old 17-12-2018, 11:41 PM   #17
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18 felt like a 13-week series crammed into a 7-week series.
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