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Lexx 

Not Rated | | Adventure, Sci-Fi, Fantasy | TV Series (1997–2002)
4,000 years ago in a parallel universe, a group of unlikely antiheroes are forced to run from Shadow, a tyrannical demonic entity who rules the galaxy through his cult, after accidentally stealing his massively powerful starship Lexx.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Brian Downey ...  Stanley H. Tweedle / ... 61 episodes, 1997-2002
Michael McManus ...  Kai / ... 61 episodes, 1997-2002
Jeffrey Hirschfield ...  790 / ... 58 episodes, 1997-2002
Xenia Seeberg ...  Xev Bellringer / ... 55 episodes, 1998-2002
Tom Gallant Tom Gallant ...  The Lexx 52 episodes, 1997-2002
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4,000 years ago in a parallel universe, a group of unlikely antiheroes are forced to run from Shadow, a tyrannical demonic entity who rules the galaxy through his cult, after accidentally stealing his massively powerful starship Lexx.

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Sci-Fi with an attitude!


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Canada | Germany | UK | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 July 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tales from a Parallel Universe See more »

Filming Locations:

Berlin, Germany See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Guest actors Craig Charles and Hattie Hayridge whom appeared in Lexx: P4X (2001) are stars of the long running British science fiction sitcom Red Dwarf (1988) which they play Dave Lister and Holly. See more »

Quotes

Zev Bellringer: What kind of robot are you?
790: I am a robot that wants to live in your underpants.
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Alternate Versions

In the original broadcast of "I worship His Shadow" the battle between Thodin and Kai was in a cave. In the "second version" of IWHS it was high above the Cluster. Also in the original version, there was no voice-over by Kai before the Brunnen-G anthem appears and BugBomb had no voice. See more »

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While not the most exciting it will appeal greatly to sci fi fetishists and lovers of the obscure
30 March 2005 | by eric-669See all my reviews

The series is enjoyable for its darkly entertaining sci-fi themed fetishist nature. It isn't meant to be deeply thought provoking in the normal sense, it is designed to be outside the box and provide an alternative to Kevin Sorbo firing blasts at everything. I enjoy it thoroughly for the mere fact that it does not follow normal conventions for a science fiction show and it dares to write story lines that appeal to the subcultures of sci-fidom. The plot is not the most inventive, but the banter and atmospheric situation of the show makes for a very enjoyable watch, especially late night when it normally airs. i highly recommend it to people who like science fiction that thinks outside normal sci-fi convention.


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