The Crow: Stairway to Heaven (1998– )

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A deceased street musician returns to life, and must restore the balance between good and evil to be reunited with his dead girlfriend.

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 Eric Draven (22 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Detective Darryl Albrecht (22 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Shelly Webster (22 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Sarah Mohr (22 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Lieutenant David Vincennes (16 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Darla Mohr (14 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Jessica Capshaw (10 episodes, 1998-1999)
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Eric Draven, a musician, and his girlfriend are killed. Draven returns to life as an undead mime, with psychic powers and a spirit guide (a crow). He first avenges his and his girlfriend's deaths, but finds that he must remain on Earth, separate from her, until he restores the balance between good and evil. Written by <crow_steve@hotmail.com>

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All of their pain. All at once. All for you. See more »


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3 October 1998 (USA)  »

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With Season 1 ending on a cliffhanger, decent ratings, and good fan response, pre-production on season two began. It only got as far as the writing stage when Universal bought out PolyGram Productions. Universal canceled the show, stopping dead in its tracks. Executive Producer Bryce Zabel made attempts at reviving the series, and then at a TV-movie that would wrap up the major loose ends of the series, but to no avail. See more »

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Spun-off from The Crow (1994) See more »

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Don't Leave Me This Way
Written by Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff and Cary Gilbert
Performed by The Painkillers
Courtesy of Shine Records
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A fun time all too shortlived
4 June 2002 | by (Baltimore, MD) – See all my reviews

The show takes the storyline of the first movie but has Eric remain "alive" in the interests of putting other wrongs right and helping those who cannot help themselves. Cheesy at times but Mark Dacascos' superior physical ability and charisma save the show. I suspect it would have been easy to have focused a great deal on the action part of Eric's character but Dacascos does a great job of giving Eric Draven emotional depth. The three regulars (Gomes, Stuart and Dacascos) have good chemistry and play well off each other. Eric's brief scenes with Shelley stay true to the idea of theirs being a great love, giving the show a good balance of action and romance. It's unfortunate that the show was ended so abruptly; a made-for-tv movie or straight to video release that resolved the issues brought up in the cliffhanger finale to the first season would be appreciated by many fans of the shortlived series.


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