Perfection Valley, Nevada is a quaint little town. The inhabitants live peaceful, tranquil lives. Most of the time. Perfection is home to the Graboid, El Blanco. El Blanco is a thirty-foot ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Victor Browne ...  Tyler Reed 13 episodes, 2003
Gladise Jiminez ...  Rosalita Sanchez 13 episodes, 2003
Marcia Strassman ...  Nancy Sterngood 13 episodes, 2003
Lela Lee ...  Jodi Chang 13 episodes, 2003
Dean Norris ...  W.D. Twitchell 13 episodes, 2003
Michael Gross ...  Burt Gummer 13 episodes, 2003
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Perfection Valley, Nevada is a quaint little town. The inhabitants live peaceful, tranquil lives. Most of the time. Perfection is home to the Graboid, El Blanco. El Blanco is a thirty-foot worm creature who hunts prey by sound. It is an endangered species, so as long as El Blanco is around, Perfection can't be bulldozed by any greedy developers. To protect their home, the people of Perfection must co-exist with El Blanco, dealing with him when necessary, as well as other strange situations that come their way. Written by Stephen Barker <sgamer82@hotmail.com>

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28 March 2003 (USA) See more »

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Tyler (Victor Browne) refers to the shriekers as "Jurassic Park wannabe bastards!" Tippett Studios not only created the CGI effects for the shriekers in Tremors II: Aftershocks (1996), but also worked on Jurassic Park (1993). See more »

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Burt Gummer: Excuse me, ladies, but I really don't think every tourist who comes to town is on a need-to-know basis.
Nancy Sterngood: Well, why not? Thought you didn't like cover-ups, Burt.
Burt Gummer: I don't.
Nancy Sterngood: Well?
Burt Gummer: Well, what?
Nancy Sterngood: Well, either you believe in a free flow of information, or you don't.
Burt Gummer: It's not that simple. My point is, we have to maintain at least some control over...
Nancy Sterngood: ...over who knows what. And who decides that, Burt? I mean, come on, it's the same as a cover-up.
Burt Gummer: Disseminating information in a controlled manner to protect...
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A GREAT Series for the Tremors Fan.
31 March 2003 | by photoweboramaSee all my reviews

Just a great series that is as much fun as the movie series.

For the avid Tremors fan, this series is a dream come true. Sure, the Graboids are what the films are about, but the real draw to the films is the characters. They do an excellent job of intertwining characters and plot lines from the films into the series. Past story lines are are strongly connected between the movies and the series, and all the "pieces fit together".

The series continues the story line of what happens next to the characters, and their lives. Not necessarily all Graboids, but life with a Graboid alway there.

You are drawn into the series, making you feel you are a character in the series, fully aware of the Graboid "routine".

If you haven't seen the films, go out and rent all three of them (and I mean all three). I doubt you can really appreciate the series unless you understand the past history of the characters of Perfection Valley. They throw in so many references from the films, that a lot of the dialog might seem like an inside joke with you on the outside.

Maybe they were not the best films. Maybe it is not the best series, but you have to love Michael Gross as Burt Gummer. Go Burt!


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