Grand Star (2007– )

TV Series  -  Sci-Fi
6.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.2/10 from 78 users  
Reviews: 3 user

"Grand Star", formerly known as "Ice Corp.", is a futuristic, action-adventure series based on the saga by French novelist Georges J. Arnaud. In the latter part of the 21st century, there ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 54 titles
created 07 Mar 2011
 
a list of 18 titles
created 10 Apr 2012
 
a list of 524 titles
created 29 Oct 2012
 
a list of 44 titles
created 02 Mar 2013
 
a list of 280 titles
created 8 months ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Grand Star (2007– )

Grand Star (2007– ) on IMDb 6.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Grand Star.

Season:

1

Year:

2008 | 2007
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Cal Ragg (26 episodes, 2007-2008)
Tammy Hui ...
 Suki (26 episodes, 2007-2008)
...
 Kurt Masters (26 episodes, 2007-2008)
...
 Lieutenant Damien (26 episodes, 2007-2008)
David Daouda ...
 Special Pointman / ... (25 episodes, 2007-2008)
Joe Sheridan ...
 CEO Palidor (24 episodes, 2007-2008)
...
 Liam Ragg (24 episodes, 2007-2008)
Susan Gilmore ...
 Tara Masters (17 episodes, 2007-2008)
Sophie Ann Rooney ...
 Margot (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
...
 Governor Cleary (11 episodes, 2007-2008)
Edit

Storyline

"Grand Star", formerly known as "Ice Corp.", is a futuristic, action-adventure series based on the saga by French novelist Georges J. Arnaud. In the latter part of the 21st century, there is a cataclysmic explosion on the moon, which was being used as a nuclear waste dump and the earth is turned into a frozen mass of ice. Billions died but a few thousands have managed to rebuild their lives in railway stations like "Grand Star", where they must learn to survive in the frozen landscape home to strange near humans of unknown origin who can withstand the cold and the "renewer" who profess the return of the Sun. Starring Canadian actors Tyler Johnston (Godiva's, Blood Ties), Kyle Labine (Freddy vs. Jason), Tammy Hui (Battlestar Galactica) and Tristan D. Lalla (Superstorm). Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Sci-Fi

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

|

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

2007 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Grand Star  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

(hd)|
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
How to reduce an epic
31 August 2008 | by (Greece) – See all my reviews

The series is based on "The Ice Company" series of comics, by G. J. Arnaud, that spans over 80 comic books and 20 years. The comic -almost- has the depth of Dune in politics, the vision of 2001, and the atmosphere of Blade Runner.

The TV series on the other hand, is targeted to (very young) teenagers. It has reduced the politics to these of a town mayor (the governor of the single Grand Star base), the vision to the here and now (looking for the sun to shine), and the atmosphere to that of McDonalds meets the Mad Max. Oh, and the (new) protagonist is telekinetic as well. Hmmm..

And, I really couldn't stand the way the scenery is designed. All through the series there is talk about energy shortages, power outages and death due to lack of energy (and, consequently, heating). And there is electric lighting in abundance, running electronic equipment everywhere having large and bright displays, all the corridors have good lighting, in all public places the props are neon lights and bright displays, and all doors are motorized. Hope they do not open the windows while turning on the air condition. The electric bill should be awful.

If you like good sci-fi please do not bother with this series. On the other hand, if you are a 12yo and only like cartoons, then this won't be too difficult to watch. And will have human actors.


14 of 18 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
U.S. SilentChasm
is there more after 26?? NicoleDD73
Grand Star / Ice Corp official sites Sherazard
Discuss Grand Star (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?