A dead cop, sentenced to Hell, is returned to Earth by the Devil to recover 113 escaped evil spirits.
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1999   1998  
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Series cast summary:
Peter Horton ...  Ezekiel Stone 13 episodes, 1998-1999
John Glover ...  The Devil / ... 13 episodes, 1998-1999
Lori Petty ...  Max 7 episodes, 1998-1999
Teri Polo ...  Det. Sgt. Delilah Ash / ... 6 episodes, 1998-1999
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Ezekial Stone, a former cop, planted evidence on his wife's rapist whom was subsequently convicted. While incarcerated the rapist was killed, thus rendering Stone a murder. Later, Stone was himself killed by a criminal. He is sent to Hell for his crime. However, 113 evil souls have escaped, and the Devil sends him back to Earth to recover them. Both Stone and the escaped souls can only be harmed or killed by each other, and they can be sent back to Hell if their eyes (the "windows to the soul") are destroyed. If Stone can recover all 113, then he'll be given a second chance at life...or so the Devil says. Written by <crow_steve@hotmail.com>

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Brimstone is no longer available on DVD and cannot be found on Amazon or any other medium despite fanfare to have it released as such. As of January 27, 2018, "Brimstone is still 13th-ranked on TvShowsOnDvd.com's list of unreleased shows. On September 15, 2008, during a Home Theater Forum chat, Warner Home Video representatives said that "Despite the wonderful work of Peter Horton and John Glover, there are no plans at this time to release Brimstone". See more »

Quotes

Ezekiel Stone: Get out of my head.
The Devil: As if you could wrap your brain in barbed wire to keep me out. That is a delightful image, however.
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Wonderfully character driven show
14 April 2005 | by pfok90See all my reviews

Sometimes, a television show comes along that goes against the grain. It doesn't play to any requirements to be successful...it allows the public to judge for itself whether they like it or not. This is TV on the edge. This supernatural story ultimately comes down to the relationship between the two main characters, one a tortured soul, the other his tormentor.

Despite the cracking storyline from week to week, the underlying story is remarkably developed. The true beauty of the show is each episode can be seen as a 'stand alone' or as a wonderful slice of religious science fiction. However, the series from start to finish leaves you with the feeling of hope for its main character.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 October 1998 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Runtime:

| (13 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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