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Dark Angel 

A group of genetically-enhanced children escape from a lab project. Years later we meet Max, one of the escapees who now works for a messenger service in the post-apocalyptic Pacific Northwest.
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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 8 wins & 22 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Jessica Alba ...  Max Guevera / ... 42 episodes, 2000-2002
Michael Weatherly ...  Logan Cale 42 episodes, 2000-2002
Richard Gunn ...  Calvin 'Sketchy' Theodore / ... 42 episodes, 2000-2002
J.C. MacKenzie ...  Reagan 'Normal' Ronald 42 episodes, 2000-2002
Valarie Rae Miller ...  Cynthia 'Original Cindy' McEachin / ... 42 episodes, 2000-2002
John Savage ...  Donald Lydecker 24 episodes, 2000-2001
Jensen Ackles ...  Alec / ... 22 episodes, 2001-2002
Alimi Ballard ...  Herbal Thought 21 episodes, 2000-2001
Martin Cummins ...  Ames White 21 episodes, 2001-2002
Kevin Durand ...  Joshua / ... 21 episodes, 2001-2002
Ashley Scott ...  Asha Barlow 21 episodes, 2001-2002
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In a future of political, economic and moral collapse, a genetically enhanced superhuman prototype named Max escapes from military confines and dwells amidst the decadent underground street life of *Seattle* to avoid government agents who want to bring her back into the fold. Searching for others of her kind who were scattered in the aftermath of her escape, Max encounters Logan, an idealistic cyber-journalist battling repression and corruption in post-apocalypse America. Eventually, Logan calls her to the highest part of her being and Max becomes his samurai as the pair takes on the ruthless power-brokers of the new millennium. Max and Logan's odyssey leads them closer to the secret of her past, deepening and complicating their relationship in the process. Written by ahmetkozan

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Official Sites:

SCI-FI Channel

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 October 2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

James Cameron's Dark Angel See more »

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Runtime:

| (42 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The series takes place in a post apocalyptic future and the series main protagonist is called Max. An obvious nod to Mad Max (1979) and it's sequels. James Cameron had cited Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981) as one of his influences behind The Terminator (1984). See more »

Goofs

You can often see the wires when characters are running up the walls or flying around the room. See more »

Quotes

Logan Cale: All set?
Zack: Would I have come back here if everything wasn't all set?
Logan Cale: It's a figure of speech.
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Cameron S.O.S
20 January 2001 | by leon123See all my reviews

This show started with much promise, but I think it is fading fast. Unless James Cameron takes a more hands-on approach and start doing some of the writing and/or directing himself, this will be another one of those short lived TV series that will be rerun on either TNT, SCI-FI, or FX cable channels ad-infinitum. I think that this show suffers from the same problems that the PRETENDER suffered from: it just keeps recycling the same good guy(girl) vs. bad guy stuff while continuing to build up on the subplots with no discernable solution to the questions the subplots are raising. In order for these types of series to succeed, the producers, in my humble opinion, need to tie the various subplots at some point to THE main plot of the show and relegate the good cop vs. bad cop episodic plots to the back burner.Of course this would mean, one suspects, that at some point the series would be over, because the main plot would be solved. The other thing that bothers me about Dark Angel is the hunter vs. the hunted theme: we've already had this in The Fugitive, The Incredible Hulk, The Pretender, to some extend in The Profiler, and probably others that I haven't even heard of. Can we get rid of it? It is the biggest cliche on TV right now. Cameron said in an interview that he would only come in to direct and write an episode if it could be ground breaking enough and something that had not been done before on TV. Now's the time to do it, Jimbo. If you care about this project, save its life, please! I would submit that that is ground breaking enough.


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