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1.

The previews sparked my interest and the pilot just hooked me.

10/10
Author: zactac on 20 October 2011
2.

Creative

10/10
Author: Jedi_Rumor on 24 October 2011
3.

Lately disappointing

5/10
Author: aaaurora on 20 February 2012
4.

A Enchanting Story

10/10
Author: killer1h on 6 December 2011
5.

Pilot was fantastic!

10/10
Author: lostarkeo on 17 October 2011
6.

i'm in love

Author: Vanessa A on 21 October 2011
7.

Once a upon a time, a series began by hitting the right note...

Author: iamvinci89 on 21 October 2011
8.

once upon a time...an amazing show began.

9/10
Author: audrey-sondheimer on 30 October 2011
9.

Less Than Mediocre

4/10
Author: bbb515 on 18 May 2012
10.

Good concept, no punch

1/10
Author: ignazia on 3 January 2012
11.

If the premise appeals to you, stick with it!

10/10
Author: dtuttle on 21 October 2011
12.

Promising

10/10
Author: sodhym on 30 October 2011
13.

Refreshing and out of the box

10/10
Author: brtomlinson on 1 November 2011
14.

Jumps More Sharks than Evil Kinevil Jumped Buses

2/10
Author: Rob Astyk on 7 November 2011
15.

Contains spoilers: A show ruined by "jumping the shark" with a gay sub-plot.

1/10
Author: frisco2007 on 18 April 2016
16.

Unbelievable. In oh, so many ways...

2/10
Author: crunchykitten on 12 February 2012
17.

Loses plot per episode, goes literally nowhere

1/10
Author: SherbetDLemon on 27 September 2014
18.

Boring.

1/10
Author: Kai Jensen on 25 October 2012
19.

Time to say, "The End."

5/10
Author: Auntie_Inflammatory on 22 April 2016
20.

Meh

3/10
Author: rebbekcah on 13 October 2014
21.

puts viewer in a magic land ... where nothing ever happens...

1/10
Author: A_Different_Drummer on 7 October 2013
22.

Birdemic

1/10
Author: Hannah Norman on 27 March 2015
23.

That's It

1/10
Author: vandyke50 on 12 December 2013
24.

Sadly, this show has become childish and stupid

2/10
Author: krushmeat on 3 November 2014
25.

Pretentious, commercial peace of crap

2/10
Author: Ilian Todorov on 9 October 2013
26.

"Magic always comes with a price"

6/10
Author: Simon Bubach on 14 January 2012
27.

Super cheese feast .

3/10
Author: dhvn001 on 29 February 2012
28.

Falls short from its potential.

2/10
Author: Krista T on 12 January 2013
29.

Well, it started out good...

3/10
Author: kaiky4 on 4 March 2013
30.

A decent idea with mediocre execution

5/10
Author: zgamer-1 on 23 November 2011
31.

"Disappointing" would be an understatement

1/10
Author: Jiji-3 on 21 November 2011
32.

Unsure whats with all the positive reviews...

1/10
Author: Spartan_420 on 14 January 2013
33.

This is a good show. Maybe the best one launched this year.

Author: delightful-life on 31 October 2011
34.

Started good, but now it is getting bad

6/10
Author: patrickkemner on 19 April 2016
35.

Frustrating Show!

2/10
Author: kikkapi20 on 1 January 2015
36.

Used to be great, now sucks

1/10
Author: qingfengwxc on 6 January 2014
37.

If this is dark, My Little Pony is PURE EVIL

2/10
Author: Lomedin on 8 September 2013
38.

Once Upon A Time I Fell In Love With A TV Series

Author: n-thecritic on 24 October 2011
39.

My wife made me sit through this trash... horrible show.

1/10
Author: Marcus James on 9 November 2014
40.

The Magic is over...

1/10
Author: fairhaven on 15 October 2013
41.

Season 3

1/10
Author: gurubesar on 11 November 2013
42.

Interesting

8/10
Author: Kushal Tank (kushaltank20@yahoo.com) on 3 November 2011
43.

Wooden actors, wooden plots, this series doesn't deserve a second

1/10
Author: Trevor Hemsley on 10 May 2012
44.

Unwatchable

1/10
Author: ufhamlet-895-675761 on 5 May 2013
45.

looks very fake

2/10
Author: haze_me on 24 May 2012
46.

Going nowhere...

4/10
Author: Chris-742 on 28 June 2014
47.

Everything that went wrong with Lost

3/10
Author: thejambalaya on 3 November 2014
48.

How much I love this show

7/10
Author: webartist145 on 10 December 2011
49.

gloriously bad.

2/10
Author: t hamilton on 9 December 2013
50.

Brilliant!

Author: SpiritedAngel on 23 January 2012
51.

One of the best shows I've seen in a while.

10/10
Author: Nicholas Sommerby on 29 January 2012
52.

Started off Promising But Quickly Lost its Way

4/10
Author: A MH on 26 March 2016
53.

Like a hurricane: exciting at first, but ends in disaster.

5/10
Author: Seán Mac Queen on 4 July 2014
54.

Show being milked to death

6/10
Author: abbie0315 on 21 November 2013
55.

The Magic Is Gone

2/10
Author: faerietale13 on 18 June 2013
56.

too much idiocracy to keep the show go on.

4/10
Author: nicebigben on 9 June 2014
57.

It Only Gets Better

10/10
Author: JayJay_13 on 17 March 2014
58.

Love this show so much

10/10
Author: m-willis4 on 17 March 2014
59.

Cheese Factor 10

2/10
Author: GenerationSilverScreen on 8 September 2013
60.

Once Upon A Time Delivers

9/10
Author: Susan Quinland on 31 October 2011
61.

Nothing exciting in season 2 or 3

1/10
Author: Sandysmith2013 on 19 November 2013
62.

Could a show be any worse?

1/10
Author: tseegraber on 5 September 2013
63.

Disappointing and not worth watching.

2/10
Author: June_Klim on 31 July 2013
64.

Wonderful

9/10
Author: nanangelruud on 28 January 2012
65.

Awesome!

10/10
Author: Polomania on 2 January 2012
66.

A 10 or A+ for now for Once Upon

Author: whermantodd on 25 October 2011
67.

Magical Little Nuances

10/10
Author: EduFilmer13 on 6 November 2011
68.

So horrible

1/10
Author: Brett Empire on 6 November 2012
69.

once upon a time

1/10
Author: darshan chudasama on 23 March 2012
70.

"Fractured Fairy Tales" by Disney!

3/10
Author: Peter John Fudpucker on 8 September 2016
71.

Wtf is this show at all?

2/10
Author: sophiebyrom-20030 on 6 February 2016
72.

The show lacks foundation. Season 5 is getting ridiculous.

5/10
Author: master-bot on 3 December 2015
73.

An interesting premise and strong first season

Author: cee_dill on 9 July 2013
74.

Started our great, but has lost its way...

6/10
Author: calvin_lawrence on 20 March 2016
75.

It was good to start

5/10
Author: Ma McKenzie on 24 June 2015
76.

That's not right

6/10
Author: jadzeadax95 on 22 December 2014
77.

Great opportunity, failed miserably in execution

1/10
Author: Titus Pulo on 15 April 2014
78.

Couldn't Get Past the Second Episode

3/10
Author: movieblogger42 on 11 April 2014
79.

Great show, ruined by a benevolent villain.

7/10
Author: JohnSmithNot1882 on 2 February 2012
80.

Head and Shoulders above 99% of Television

10/10
Author: tl12 on 23 December 2012
81.

Annoying Soap Opera

2/10
Author: Trixster67 on 2 April 2012
82.

Not impressed

1/10
Author: collisanthony on 12 May 2012
83.

I want to like it....

5/10
Author: JRod on 9 January 2012
84.

Looove this show!

9/10
Author: snperera on 6 February 2017
85.

Getting disappointing, with lots of poor acting

6/10
Author: horkayvivien on 23 November 2016
86.

OUAT fizzles out

3/10
Author: jasonreno-26367 on 16 November 2016
87.

It's getting bad after season 3

1/10
Author: Mukesh Chowdary on 28 September 2016
88.

Not that great...

5/10
Author: ceceangel456-425-230614 on 23 September 2016
89.

Great concept, sadly dumbed down too much

6/10
Author: Nathan Middleton on 7 June 2015
90.

terrible show, drag it out a bit more will you...

1/10
Author: calla-20286 on 13 April 2016
91.

Awesome with a bit of annoying parts

5/10
Author: Mayor Mike on 13 September 2015
92.

The best way to watch the show is Fast Forward!

6/10
Author: steven_o on 11 January 2015
93.

Starts promising, but proves to be fail

5/10
Author: stagedlined466 on 30 January 2014
94.

Started off great, but fizzled out on the 3rd year

3/10
Author: TV Nut on 11 January 2014
95.

misses the mark too many times

5/10
Author: hilda newton on 22 September 2012
96.

Need new sustainable story lines

8/10
Author: Mike-DD on 16 March 2014
97.

A one season series

2/10
Author: tassosdel on 11 May 2013
98.

Help! Second season failure?

6/10
Author: richardmolenschot on 19 November 2012
99.

Long live the Evil Queen

10/10
Author: samelectric on 27 January 2015
100.

ugh

3/10
Author: dizzydancer007 on 9 April 2014
101.

"Once Upon a Time" - not such a magical fairy tale

5/10
Author: Chris Mizerak on 29 March 2014
102.

Spoiled by being too dumbed down.. and much more

2/10
Author: csumm on 17 September 2013
103.

Call to Arms!

4/10
Author: wen77 on 1 September 2012
104.

Disappointed.

6/10
Author: Sydney Strange on 14 May 2012
105.

Great pilot, that is about it....unfortunately

7/10
Author: vincent_comeau on 29 November 2011
106.

I really enjoy it!

8/10
Author: hesssophie on 18 February 2017
107.

best series forever

10/10
Author: Tzina Mazonaki on 26 December 2016
108.

Enjoyable

6/10
Author: Lucy McDaniel on 2 November 2016
109.

FINALLY Back to the old magic of seasons 1&2. My all time favourite show

10/10
Author: mcdonovan2 on 7 October 2016
110.

Great show!

9/10
Author: Fien Roggeman on 30 September 2016
111.

I'm Hooked

10/10
Author: Casey Huckaba (soweirdfanforever95) on 31 August 2016
112.

I'm Hooked! Love, love, love it!

10/10
Author: Alannah Purslow on 29 August 2016
113.

The Fairy Tales Go on Way Too Long

7/10
Author: gregorybmowery on 8 August 2016
114.

magic. and little more

Author: Kirpianuscus on 28 September 2015
115.

Ideas

Author: blaablap on 12 September 2015
116.

Ups and Downs

6/10
Author: Karl Shannon on 10 May 2015
117.

An Enchanting Hour

Author: Epictetus88 on 14 May 2014
118.

Another promising show f*cked up by cable television

5/10
Author: Adris Adrian on 18 May 2016
119.

Greate plot Zero story

3/10
Author: poszy on 18 May 2016
120.

Disappointing

4/10
Author: Noxona on 13 March 2016
121.

Entertaining to some point- mostly very weak

4/10
Author: Joachim T (imdb-4788) on 15 September 2015
122.

Am I the only one rooting for the wicked Queen?

5/10
Author: JustGotToSayIt on 5 July 2013
123.

Excellent idea sacrificed for action, full of logical errors

6/10
Author: zuluf on 7 November 2012
124.

A Fantastic Soap Opera

5/10
Author: ambercatgoddess-484-733898 on 9 October 2012
125.

Disappointed with season 5 so far

3/10
Author: jeniats on 27 March 2016
126.

Quite Intriguing

10/10
Author: Tiffany Cheyenne Padgett on 15 August 2014
127.

Awesome!

8/10
Author: rvandrea on 30 July 2014
128.

New Twist to the Old

6/10
Author: RoswellFan on 9 May 2014
129.

Love the premise, enjoying the execution.

8/10
Author: screenreviewer on 30 October 2013
130.

If it Weren't for Rumpel...

7/10
Author: muppetmollystargleek on 2 November 2012
131.

Review on OUAT

9/10
Author: solstice_baby007 on 16 October 2012
132.

worth your time, hooked me and should hook any fairytale lover!

9/10
Author: Rozemarijn Hoobroeckx on 11 October 2012
133.

Season 4 and still no improvement... maybe a bit..

8/10
Author: comsatteur on 10 October 2014
134.

A brilliant modern fairytale

10/10
Author: black_beauty300 on 24 July 2014
135.

Anxious, excited, and surprised

Author: khutson on 26 October 2011
136.

It's okay

4/10
Author: xlogan123 on 9 November 2012
137.

Think "The 10th Kingdom" with the magic of Disney pixie dust and the drama of "Desperate Housewives."

10/10
Author: lvbaby1110 on 15 March 2012
138.

Half Decent, Half Functional

7/10
Author: Zydrate Anatomy (CagedinSanity) on 23 February 2012
139.

A show for people that like sagas

10/10
Author: Draverjim on 13 November 2011
140.

This show is so good!

Author: angellduvall on 15 November 2011
141.

A new guilty pleasure

Author: Pinkkate123 on 22 October 2011
142.

I don't get it and am SO disappointed!

4/10
Author: Yacklyna Sachkew on 31 October 2012
143.

a TV ready fairy tale classic, reminiscent of the Princess Bride & NeverEnding Story!

10/10
Author: Michelle Levine on 22 October 2011
144.

WOW show of 2011

10/10
Author: Highlandpvt on 25 October 2011
145.

LOVED the pilot!!

9/10
Author: tanjareen-1 on 21 October 2011
146.

great show

10/10
Author: mlhanimallove on 4 September 2016
147.

good story, rest is mediocre

1/10
Author: gabyhoran on 5 June 2016
148.

Great show past its Prime

8/10
Author: Mynameisroman on 22 May 2016
149.

Brilliant

10/10
Author: Anna Smith on 19 May 2016
150.

Just listen to what I have to say

6/10
Author: allisonmelanie55 on 16 March 2016
151.

Never ending story lines

Author: Phylum22 on 20 January 2016
152.

fairy tales

4/10
Author: royg-27925 on 14 November 2015
153.

It'll keep you watching but it can be a bore

5/10
Author: GwynithBihh on 15 October 2015
154.

Unique look at our favorite fairy tales.

8/10
Author: Iliyana Mitova on 12 April 2015
155.

A Walt Disney Production.

Author: Shemp519 on 26 September 2012
156.

Hooked!

9/10
Author: Ella Wignal on 5 May 2016
157.

Very intriguing show

10/10
Author: brennanconor on 20 March 2016
158.

I Hope it Never Ends

10/10
Author: AgentY on 12 December 2015
159.

Good show, always intriguing, but a few flaws

8/10
Author: rstewart1799 on 7 September 2014
160.

Great idea turned into a bad writing fest

6/10
Author: DJ Janssen on 10 December 2012
161.

Robert

9/10
Author: Foobarmonkey on 21 October 2012
162.

Addictive!

10/10
Author: alexstinks on 20 August 2012
163.

Good start - pity it's not original stuff

6/10
Author: martoni64 on 14 April 2012
164.

Very surprised

Author: Rhys Parker on 7 November 2011
165.

Best TV show I have ever watched

10/10
Author: Jhale Mereno on 17 September 2015
166.

Amazing, keeps you wanting more.

10/10
Author: kristen_skywalker on 6 October 2013
167.

Far from perfect, but a fantastic show! :)

8/10
Author: heatxrises11 on 19 August 2013
168.

The villains steal the show

9/10
Author: mylucylumpkins on 31 July 2013
169.

Amazing show!

9/10
Author: Starlyn Sage Nightshade on 20 July 2013
170.

a fairytale with more than just black and whites

7/10
Author: TheMediumC on 10 March 2013
171.

Oh what tangled webs!

10/10
Author: Skypilot578 on 28 October 2012
172.

Somewhat Painful but Eventually Gets Better...but Still Cheesy

6/10
Author: plasticanimalz on 27 May 2012
173.

Excellent plot - awful CGI!

9/10
Author: imdb-256-699256 on 13 May 2012
174.

I chose to wait a while till I wrote about this series as to be honest I wasn't too sure about it to begin with, but now I am completely engrossed in it.

8/10
Author: Sveinbjorg Lind on 15 March 2012
175.

Pretty Entertaining..

7/10
Author: absolutelybonkers on 1 February 2012
176.

Once Upon a Time is simply Enchanting.

Author: AbbyD-1 on 7 November 2011
177.

What a trainwreck

2/10
Author: mulambo-818-596454 on 18 October 2015
178.

Don't understand the hype of this show...

3/10
Author: Liam McBey on 21 July 2013
179.

Absolutely a brilliant fairytale for grown-ups

Author: xiriod on 14 January 2012
180.

Pure Perfection

10/10
Author: darrionrogan on 24 November 2011
181.

Stylized and Intriguing Drama about Fairy tales

8/10
Author: KneelBeforeTodd on 3 November 2011

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