Jane Vasco is a DEA agent recruited by a covert government agency that hunts genetically enhanced individuals. She discovers that she can heal rapidly from any injury and begins to investigate the source of her powers.
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Jane Vasco is a DEA agent recruited by a covert government agency that hunts genetically enhanced individuals. She discovers that she can heal rapidly from any injury and begins to investigate the source of her powers.

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SciFi Strikes Out Again with yet Another Bad Show
21 April 2007 | by See all my reviews

It's become a habit at this point for SciFi Channel to produce awful shows.

Even with the great Eureka making the sole exception, one at this point equated SciFi Series with poor film-making and acting.

Painkiller Jane does not disappoint those low expectations.

Kristana Loken is the best actress of a group of actors that must have been cast from Amateur Hour at the local theater, which is to say that she rises to the level of being merely inadequate and uninspired.

Worse, the "filmmaking" is up (or is it down) to SciFi's exceedingly low standards set by the awful Battlestar Galacitica (aka Shakystar Crapotica for those in the know). The camera just shakes meaninglessly for an hour in what apparently passes for direction with SciFi Channel executives.

The photography is really awful and not something you'd want to see again.

Overall, another must-miss for a channel that is has been wasting precious resources in badly-made shows nobody wants to see for the past few years.

Very sad.


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