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What an ending. I don't think people realise how good the ending was. The ND's manipulated life as a tool. And they manipulated the echos to destroy themselves just as they manipulated us to destroy ourselves. There was no sequel to be had. We lost, we done exactly what they wanted from the start. We killed Terrell, then sacrificed the towns folks. Then sacrificed our own planet.
It is a really good brit sci-fi. Dark and dank and miserable.
The acting was a wee bit on the dodgy side, apart from Fred Ward who I will alays have as soft spot for after Tremors.
All in all pretty good stuff.
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