Persons Unknown (2010– )

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Revolves around strangers who are imprisoned inside a small ghost town.

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 Joe Tucker (13 episodes, 2010)
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 Janet Cooper (13 episodes, 2010)
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 Graham McNair (13 episodes, 2010)
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 Kat Damatto (13 episodes, 2010)
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 Moira Doherty (13 episodes, 2010)
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 Tori Fairchild (13 episodes, 2010)
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 Mark Renbe (13 episodes, 2010)
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 Bill Blackham (13 episodes, 2010)
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 Charlie Morse (13 episodes, 2010)
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 Night Manager (11 episodes, 2010)
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 Erika Taylor (9 episodes, 2010)
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 Sam Edick (7 episodes, 2010)
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 Tom (7 episodes, 2010)
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 Angela Barragan / ... (6 episodes, 2010)
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 Liam Ulrich (6 episodes, 2010)
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 Franklin Fairchild (6 episodes, 2010)
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Revolves around strangers who are imprisoned inside a small ghost town.

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This show really surprised me!
8 June 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This show really surprised me! With very little advertisement and on a Monday night line up its actually a very promising show. The few previews I did see kind of made it out to seem like some Saw rip off made for TV. The show was actually quite the opposite, it may be considered a horror TV show by some people but I believe it is more of a thriller.

The basic premise revolves around a group of strangers kidnapped and dropped off in a weird town in the middle of nowhere. No one really knows what's going on, so the main plot is to uncover why and who has placed them there. It definitely gives a Lost type of confusion which leaves you with more questions.

So far only the pilot has aired but I was very impressed and hope some people check it out. It's on Mondays on NBC. A lot of good shows like this go unnoticed and get canceled so if you're looking for a good new show check it out.


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