Several strangers awaken and find themselves imprisoned inside a small ghost town. They quickly search for answers and along the way start to question each other's motives.
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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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 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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 Liam Ulrich (6 episodes, 2010)
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 Franklin Fairchild (6 episodes, 2010)
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Great summer mini-series
5 July 2010 | by (Maryland, United States) – See all my reviews

It's really a shame that this great mini-series - as I have heard it advertised several times now - fell to the bumbling NBC, and then got moved from a "safer" 10:00 slot to a very early summer time of 8 eastern. Regardless, I've been trying to recruit as many friends and family as I can - particularly "24" and "LOST" fans - as Persons Unknown has given me at least one reason to look forward to Mondays.

Created by Christopher McQuarrie (The Usual Suspects, Valkyrie), this show provides non-stop suspense while keeping you in the dark plenty enough as to WHO is watching these poor folks attempt to keep their sanity, among other things. As a couple of other posters alluded to, I also was worried after weeks one and two if the show would be able to keep providing adequate suspense. After watching episode 5 tonight, the answer is a resounding yes: one could almost argue that there is an overload of questions for the viewer. That is not a problem that I mind, and each week has built on the last, making the show stronger as it progresses.

If you have not checked out this show yet, it's not too late, but at the same time, catch up if you can. It'd definitely be worth your while to see why this bizarre town is about as creepy as the woods from The Blair Witch Project and the island of Lost combined into one.


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