Sanctuary (2008– )

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Stem cells, gene therapy, transplants, and cloning have changed the definition of "humanity" in the modern world, but the darker side contains monsters that only few are brave enough to face, because the future lies in their hands.

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 Dr. Helen Magnus (59 episodes, 2008-2011)
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 Dr. Will Zimmerman / ... (59 episodes, 2008-2011)
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 Henry Foss (59 episodes, 2008-2011)
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 Kate Freelander (37 episodes, 2009-2011)
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Stem cells, gene therapy, transplants, cloning; The very meaning of the word "humanity" changes daily in the modern world. But there is a darker side to the evolution of mankind, a truth only a few brave souls are willing to face: There are monsters loose in the world. And they are the key to the future of our race. Written by SpArkY

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There are monsters loose in the world. And they are the key to the future of our race.

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The Sanctuary Poster is a composite image consisting of the central business district in Perth, Western Australia and CGI graphics. The tallest building in the poster is the Central Park tower. The orange building in the poster is Chancery House. See more »

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Henry Foss: All access pass to Spookville. Comes with a free lunch and a decoder ring.
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Great Show! Fantastic Acting! Cool Story lines.
15 April 2009 | by (Brazil) – See all my reviews

What else can a Sci Fi fan ask for? This show has the potential to be one of the best original shows on SciFi channel. I can't wait for the new episodes to start.

I especially enjoy the acting. Amanda Tapping, Christopher Heyerdahl, and Robin Dunne give great performances. I wouldn't be surprised if they were nominated for several acting awards.

Some of the episodes standout more than the others. "Edward", "The Five", "Requiem", and "Revelations" are episodes that capture the soul of the series. The stories are compelling. Besides being well planned and acted, these episodes give important background and pushed the story arch further.


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