Vince Faraday is a cop who has been framed for murder leading him to fall off the grid and become the super hero known only as "The Cape"

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 The Cape / ... (10 episodes, 2011)
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 Max Malini (10 episodes, 2011)
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 Orwell (10 episodes, 2011)
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 Peter Fleming / ... (10 episodes, 2011)
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 Dana Faraday (10 episodes, 2011)
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 Trip Faraday (10 episodes, 2011)
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 Marty Voyt (10 episodes, 2011)
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 Rollo (10 episodes, 2011)
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 Ruvi (8 episodes, 2011)
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 Dominic Raoul / ... (6 episodes, 2011)
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 Travis Hall (6 episodes, 2011)
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 Raia (6 episodes, 2011)
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Vince Faraday is a cop who has been framed for murder leading him to fall off the grid and become the super hero known only as "The Cape"

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According to composer Bear McCreary, the orchestra sessions for the show use over 70 players, the most ever employed for a TV show. See more »

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Trouble Defining an Audience
10 January 2011 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

If The Cape were aimed at children or as a program to be watched by the whole family, it's campiness and cheese would be appropriate. It would be a GREAT show to enjoy as a family and in that enjoyment I could get past some of the overly clichéd acting, directing, and dialogue. However, some of the language, some of the violence, and the current time slot seem to indicate that the producers aren't interested in a preteen audience... and the silliness, plot holes, and overall feel presented in the Pilot lead me to believe they won't be able to develop a loyal audience of mature viewers. I can't imagine The Cape lasting much beyond an initial order of episodes. For all of the potential the show has, it misses on too many levels and fails to properly reach any defined audience.


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