Harper's Island was once the scene of a gruesome series of murders. Now, seven years later, family and friends gather on the island for a wedding, but one by one they begin to die.

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 Abby Mills (13 episodes, 2009)
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 Henry Dunn (13 episodes, 2009)
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 Christopher 'Sully' Sullivan (13 episodes, 2009)
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 Shea Allen (13 episodes, 2009)
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 Trish Wellington (13 episodes, 2009)
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 Madison Allen (13 episodes, 2009)
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 Danny Brooks (13 episodes, 2009)
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 Jimmy Mance (11 episodes, 2009)
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 Sheriff Charlie Mills (11 episodes, 2009)
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 Cal Vandeusen (11 episodes, 2009)
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 Chloe Carter (10 episodes, 2009)
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 Katherine Wellington (9 episodes, 2009)
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 Beth Barrington (9 episodes, 2009)
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 J.D. Dunn (8 episodes, 2009)
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 Nikki Bolton (8 episodes, 2009)
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 Maggie Krell (8 episodes, 2009)
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 Malcolm Ross (8 episodes, 2009)
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 Richard Allen (7 episodes, 2009)
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 Shane Pierce (7 episodes, 2009)
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 Thomas Wellington (5 episodes, 2009)
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 Deputy Lillis (5 episodes, 2009)
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 Joel Booth (6 episodes, 2009)
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Harper's Island was once the scene of a gruesome series of murders. Now, seven years later, family and friends gather on the island for a wedding, but one by one they begin to die.

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13 weeks. 25 suspects. 1 killer.


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Co-executive producer Dan Shotz stated that finding someone for the role of Abby Mills was the most difficult part of casting, with hundreds of actresses auditioning. Elaine Cassidy was found after her self made audition tape was sent from London to Los Angeles, four days before filming on the pilot presentation began. See more »

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..there were more than that.. had to be
28 October 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

At some point have to do a search for a body-count, it's gonna be way-way up there. After about eight episodes of this suspense-horror-drama, you start asking yourself how could they possibly keep this up for another five shows... there won't be anyone left standing. And once they begin to knock-off favorite characters, you then wonder who'll be next to go. It takes all the way near the end of a dozen episodes before the bolt out of nowhere hits. All in all, it's a pretty good show, and the cast performs well, with an odd exception or two. Elaine Cassidy anchors the ensemble group with an exceptionally fine performance.. bit.ly/19508pd .. And sure, the story's totally absurd, but pretty much has to be. Would have to imagine there's a huge following watching it over and over, not caring they know exactly what happens next. Once you by-in, Harper's Island produces a surprisingly good slasher-fest for horror aficionados. .. PS.. one site said it was 29 killed off during the 13 episodes... did seem like a lot more, right?


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