"Finney" begins with the murder of the patriarch of a criminal family, Patrick "Tucker" Finney. Who killed him? There are plenty of suspects - from his compulsive gambler and drug addict ... See full summary »
Up-to-date setting of the 1962 Sci-fi thriller. With most of the world blinded and the dangerous carnivorous triffids set loose, it falls upon a band of scattered, sighted survivors to fight this plant invasion and the madness following.
One of the best mini-series I have ever seen, and certainly my personal favorite. It may be a little small paced and boring in the beginning, but then it just starts to delight, in an incredible sense of reality that stays with us until the final scene. Brian Cox is very well cast as the colonel Grushko and the direction is also great. Unfortunately, this is one of those small masterpieces who just disappear without warning. I wish I have the possibility to watch it again. I give it a perfect **** out of ****.
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