A married couple and their teenage twins move to Meadowlands, a friendly and seemingly safe suburban town, to start a new life. Here, they will soon realize that secrets and mysteries are plentiful, and past is a difficult thing to bury.
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 Danny Brogan (8 episodes, 2007)
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 Evelyn Brogan (8 episodes, 2007)
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 Wintersgill (8 episodes, 2007)
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 David York (8 episodes, 2007)
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 Brenda Ogilvie (8 episodes, 2007)
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 Samantha (8 episodes, 2007)
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 Zoe Brogan (8 episodes, 2007)
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 Mark Brogan (8 episodes, 2007)
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 Freddie (8 episodes, 2007)
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 Tom Tyrell (8 episodes, 2007)
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 Jezebel Ogilvie (8 episodes, 2007)
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 Lori (8 episodes, 2007)
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 Abigail York (7 episodes, 2007)
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 Jack Donnelly (6 episodes, 2007)
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 Ormond (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Alison Tyrell (2 episodes, 2007)
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A married couple and their teenage twins move to Meadowlands, a friendly and seemingly safe suburban town, to start a new life. Here, they will soon realize that secrets and mysteries are plentiful, and past is a difficult thing to bury.

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Great New U.K. Show
25 June 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have to tell you this series has great possibilities. I love the look of the show. It reminds me of the "Prisioner" with a 21st century twist. The ladies are beautiful and the story is dark. Let's hope the plot thickens. British TV has always had a different twist compared to US shows. HBO being on another level of course. We were wondering if those homes are a real place or a set built or maybe some kind of CGI. What ever it is a beautiful setting and the colors are just beautiful. Thank you UK for all the entertainment you have given us over the years. I know you will find more to add to this already complicated mystery.


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