Crusoe (2008–2009)

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Based on the novel written in 1719, this is said to be an action-packed period drama set in the 17th century, but with a contemporary take on race relations -- and a hero who will bear a ... See full summary »

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 Jeremiah Blackthorn (14 episodes, 2008-2010)
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 Robinson Crusoe (13 episodes, 2008-2009)
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 Friday (13 episodes, 2008-2009)
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 Susannah Crusoe (12 episodes, 2008-2009)
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 Samuel Tuffley (8 episodes, 2008-2009)
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 Olivia (7 episodes, 2008-2009)
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 Nathan West (6 episodes, 2008-2009)
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 Sophie (6 episodes, 2008-2009)
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Based on the novel written in 1719, this is said to be an action-packed period drama set in the 17th century, but with a contemporary take on race relations -- and a hero who will bear a resemblance to Angus MacGyver. NBC has committed to 13 episodes. Written by melanie@imdb.com

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God-awful acting
18 October 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Stuck at home on a Friday night, I saw a trailer for this way back in the summer and thought "oh this is gonna be sweet!!!!" so I popped the popcorn and began to watch it. The second the character Robinson Crusoe started talking, I thought "What the hell? Is that supposed to be a British accent?" Phillip Winchester did terrible, I thought, and the Friday character wasn't very interesting either. The pirates sucked. In all, the acting is god-awful. I felt like the whole time i wanted to just scream at them to get off the set. Hopefully, throughout the season, the acting and the plot will be more sophisticated and enjoyable.


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