Messiah: The Rapture (2008)

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DCI Joseph Walker's renowned instincts and tenacity of character are questioned as his personal demons invade his latest investigation.

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Marc Warren (Hustle, Dracula, Life On Mars) stars as DCI Joseph Walker, a haunted man who has finally met his match. His previously renowned finely tuned instincts and tenacity of character are questioned as his personal demons invade his latest investigation. A killer enacts a series of sadistic and elaborately staged murders with the intention of communicating a stark message to the world. Written by Anonymous

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20 January 2008 (UK)  »

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Messiah 5, le ravissement  »

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touched by god
23 January 2008 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I watched both episodes back to back - and I have to say that although Marc Warren has a limited look and appeal he stood shoulders above the rest of the cast.

When you watch enough of these shows it gets easier and easier to spot the villain- and in the and the killer was about as threatening as a bag of wet cornflakes. Don't hit me you big horrible baddie - i think not.

However if you strip away the major plot holes and the fact it was pretending to be a watered down Seven done by the BBC - it was watchable.


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