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Better Call Saul 

TV-MA | | Crime, Drama | TV Series (2015– )
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The trials and tribulations of criminal lawyer Jimmy McGill in the time before he established his strip-mall law office in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
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Series cast summary:
Bob Odenkirk ...  Jimmy McGill 50 episodes, 2015-2020
Jonathan Banks ...  Mike Ehrmantraut 50 episodes, 2015-2020
Rhea Seehorn ...  Kim Wexler 50 episodes, 2015-2020
Patrick Fabian ...  Howard Hamlin 50 episodes, 2015-2020
Michael Mando ...  Nacho Varga 50 episodes, 2015-2020
Michael McKean ...  Chuck McGill 32 episodes, 2015-2018
Giancarlo Esposito ...  Gus Fring 29 episodes, 2017-2020

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Before Saul Goodman, he was Jimmy McGill. And if you're calling Jimmy, you're in real trouble. The prequel to "Breaking Bad" follows small-time attorney Jimmy McGill as he transforms into Walter White's morally challenged lawyer, Saul Goodman. Written by zaahir1604

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During season 3, Saul (Bob Odenkirk) wears a Panavision hat, but the commercials are all shot on videotape using a Sony Betacam-SP. See more »

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In the episode where Mike recalls moving to Albuquerque, he arrives on the Roadrunner Rail line. However the train did not exist at that time. See more »

Quotes

Chuck McGill: Money is beside the point.
Saul Goodman: Money is the point!
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Connections

Spoofed in Family Guy: Emmy-Winning Episode (2017) See more »

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12 May 2020 | by st_scott-64920See all my reviews

There's a nice touch shared by both Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul, the realness. I can't exactly put my finger on it, maybe it's the story itself, or the shooting technique, the performance, the light and post-production, maybe it's all above or something else. It just gives me a feeling that I'm not watch a show through a screen, but actually there with all the characters and observing them up close. It's the little details, trivial or not, that makes this show great. Apart from that, the magic of the show is that we all know exactly where the story is going, and it's not ideal. We all enjoy the ride so much, but we feel so frustrated thinking about the destination. Part of the charm comes from that very frustration.


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