Falling Skies (2011– )

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Survivors of an alien attack on earth gather together to fight for their lives and fight back.

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 Matt Mason (42 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Tom Mason (35 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Hal Mason (35 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Lourdes / ... (35 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Captain Weaver / ... (35 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Anne Glass (34 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Margaret (33 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Ben Mason (32 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 John Pope (31 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Anthony (29 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Dai (21 episodes, 2011-2013)
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 Tector (19 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Lyle (18 episodes, 2012-2014)
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The chaotic aftermath of an alien attack has left most of the world completely incapacitated. In the six months since the initial invasion, the few survivors have banded together outside major cities to begin the difficult task of fighting back. Each day is a test of survival as citizen soldiers work to protect the people in their care while also engaging in an insurgency campaign against the occupying alien force. Written by Deeww

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The name of the main band of survivors shown in the series, the 2nd Massachusetts, is taken from a real regiment of soldiers that fought in both the American Revolution and the Civil War. See more »

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The puzzle pieces just don't fit together
1 August 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

My first instinct after season one was to flame this show with malice. Then I decided to be fair and wait a while. Well, I waited, and while the pieces seems to be there, they simply refuse to go together.

The characters seem really out of place in this series but that may be due to the terrible scripts that are written. With each episode, I walk away at the end feeling like I just watched that episode last week! The story never really changes, it just drags on.

There is no heart. No challenges that go beyond fighting aliens every week. There is no obvious toll that this would inevitably take on each person. Aside from the alien threat, there is the issue of simple survival, shelter, food, illness, mental stress, none of which have really been explored.

In short, it's boring and terribly predictable. You want to know what the season opener will be in season 4? They are going to fight more aliens, again. I'm out!


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