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Black Scorpion 

The City of Angels is falling apart, and crime pervades the city to the core. The mayor is corrupt, the police are inept, the city needs a figure to take control of the situation. Then in ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Michelle Lintel ...  Black Scorpion / ... 22 episodes, 2001
Scott Valentine ...  Det. Steve Rafferty 22 episodes, 2001
BT BT ...  Argyle 22 episodes, 2001
Enya Flack ...  Tender Lovin' / ... 22 episodes, 2001
Steven Kravitz Steven Kravitz ...  Slugger 22 episodes, 2001
Shane Powers ...  Specs 22 episodes, 2001
Guy Boyd ...  Capt. Henry Strickland 22 episodes, 2001
Elizabeth Huett Elizabeth Huett ...  Young Darcy 22 episodes, 2001
David Groh ...  Lt. Stan Walker 21 episodes, 2001
Ben McCain ...  Don MacDonald 15 episodes, 2001
Shae Marks Shae Marks ...  Babette 13 episodes, 2001
Robert Pine ...  Mayor Artie Worth 13 episodes, 2001
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The City of Angels is falling apart, and crime pervades the city to the core. The mayor is corrupt, the police are inept, the city needs a figure to take control of the situation. Then in the light of day Darcy Walker is a cop, but in the dark of night she becomes the Black Scorpion. She does with a mash what she can't do with a badge. This is vigilante justice, old school style. Written by Jeff (DrkAngel_113)

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She's bold. She's beautiful. Her sting is deadly.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 January 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Fekete skorpió See more »

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Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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A Fun,Imaginative Show...
6 October 2001 | by Evil_dead_ashSee all my reviews

What some people might not realize is that "Black Scorpion: The Series" is not meant to be serious. Its just an hour of over the top action, and comic book realism. Don't look at it as a serious action program or an award winning, life-changing show. Its just a hour where you can put aside reality and political correctness and enjoy fiction at its best. Yes, The show does have several women in spandex and yes, it can be a little hokey at times but its the flaws and eccentrisities that make the show a little less "stuck-up". I for one am tired of the same shows with the same plots and the same mass produced feel to them. Roger Corman, The show's director and financial backer, wanted to make something that we haven't seen in a long time. He wanted to show that television could still be fun. How many shows do we watch only because other people watch them? Black Scorpion might not be spiritually uplifting or educational at the least, but its enjoyable. The show has had some very nice acting and it does have great fight scenes. The best reason to watch is for the Supervillains that pop up every week. It brings back that feeling of the Batman series we all watched at one point or another. This homage to Batman is made crystal clear by having Adam West(Batman) and Frank Gorshin(The Riddler) both make guest appearences as supervillains. This show is probably one that viewers will either love or hate as soon as they see an episode. But I suggest you watch an episode or two.


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