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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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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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Storyline

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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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

Eliza Dushku, the original choice for Max, later went on to star in the short-lived science fiction action series Dollhouse (2009) as Echo, a secret agent whom is implanted with false memories and skills for various missions. See more »

Goofs

The true Gillette Wyoming is in a sage brush desert - nothing like the forested mountains of Vancouver. See more »

Quotes

Max Guevara: Nice haircut.
Logan Cale: Nice gunshot wound.
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The actors' names appear in barcode form before and after appearing in English. See more »

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Referenced in Sly 2: Band of Thieves (2004) See more »

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A star is born
23 August 2013 | by SnoopyStyleSee all my reviews

In a post apocalyptic world, Max Guevera (Jessica Alba) is a bike messenger in Seattle. She was one of a group of genetically engineered children who escaped from a military lab. She battles the corrupt world with cyber-journalist Logan Cale (Michael Weatherly) known as Eyes Only. She struggles to survive and uncover the truth of her origins.

After the success of Titanic, James Cameron produced this TV show. It was TV series filmed in Vancouver for Seattle. The look of it was limited by its TV budget. The story is there but not fully fleshed out. Maybe there's a need for better support. Maybe the dialog isn't quite as sharp. No matter what, Jessica Alba was truly a star being born. She glows on the screen.


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