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Eli Stone, SciFi Channel

Eli Stone, SciFi Channel

Did we like it? Jonny Lee Miller plays legal hotshot Eli Stone – a lawyer in a San Francisco firm who, following the development of a brain aneurysm, has an epiphany and decides he’ll now take the side of the underdog rather than the huge firms he’d been representing....

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Tin Man, Sci-Fi Channel

Did we like it? Even though it owed more to Star Wars than the original Wizard of Oz, this was an often beguiling, atmospheric fairy tale let down by some dull supporting characters outside the dreamy, whimsical protagonist DG and bewitching Glitch. What was good...

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Flash Gordon, Sci-Fi

Did we like it? You will see more impassioned drama played out by the showroom dummies in the window of your local Debenhams. What was good about it? • It revived memories of the best bits of the 1980 film – Brian Blessed as Vultan, Timothy Dalton saying “bloody...

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Heroes, Sci-Fi Channel

Did we like it? A gloriously ambitious attempt to transfer the wonder of comics to the small screen without alienating the masses who are ordinarily repulsed by stories told in speech-bubbled words and impressionistic drawings. What was good about it? • A mix of...

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Mad, Mad House, SciFi

What is it? A reality show where 10 contestants must endure five separate “alternative” lifestyles to prevent eviction by the “Alts” – the five denizens of the Mad, Mad House whose word is law. What to say of you like it A plunge into the depths of sub-culture that...

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