Frontier is the first original scripted series ordered by Discovery, and will follow the struggle to "control wealth and power in the North American fur trade in the late 18th century."
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 Malcolm Brown (5 episodes, 2016)
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 Samuel Grant (5 episodes, 2016)
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 Jean-Marc Rivard (4 episodes, 2016)
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 Dimanche (4 episodes, 2016)
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 Machk (3 episodes, 2016)
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 Kamenna (2 episodes, 2016)
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 Elizabeth Carruthers (2 episodes, 2016)
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 Captain Johnson (2 episodes, 2016)
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 Commander Everton (2 episodes, 2016)
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 Cedric Brown (2 episodes, 2016)
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 Omaciw (2 episodes, 2016)
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Frontier is the first original scripted series ordered by Discovery, and will follow the struggle to "control wealth and power in the North American fur trade in the late 18th century."

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Game of Thrones Canadian edition.
7 November 2016 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Absolute comic book crap.

Canadian Fur Trade meets Game of Thrones and Blackstone, everybody has a bad day and dies.

The Canadian Fur Trade saga and exploration of this land is an interesting enough story in itself, and that could be retold without GOT formulaic drama. This production instead renders itself meaningless instead of what could be an actual historical rendition that could be interesting while helping teach the History of the founding of this country. With this series the actual history, story, is only vague backdrop to scripted formula.

"World class writing". Is this what passes for series script writing in present day? Sad.

To those that think an accurate rendition of history is impossible revisit the CBC's "National Dream" series. At least that one tried to capture the actual history.


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