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An extraterrestrial race arrives on Earth with seemingly good intentions, only to slowly reveal their true machinations the more ingrained into society they become.
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Series cast summary:
Elizabeth Mitchell ...  Erica Evans 23 episodes, 2009-2011
Morris Chestnut ...  Ryan Nichols 23 episodes, 2009-2011
Joel Gretsch ...  Father Jack Landry 23 episodes, 2009-2011
Logan Huffman ...  Tyler Evans 23 episodes, 2009-2011
Laura Vandervoort ...  Lisa 23 episodes, 2009-2011
Morena Baccarin ...  Anna 23 episodes, 2009-2011
Scott Wolf ...  Chad Decker 23 episodes, 2009-2011
Christopher Shyer ...  Marcus 22 episodes, 2009-2011
Charles Mesure ...  Kyle Hobbes 18 episodes, 2010-2011
Mark Hildreth ...  Joshua 18 episodes, 2009-2011
Roark Critchlow ...  A.D. Paul Kendrick 16 episodes, 2009-2011
Scott Hylands ...  Father Travis 12 episodes, 2009-2011
Lourdes Benedicto ...  Valerie Stevens 11 episodes, 2009-2010
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Not all aliens are nice and cute like Yoda, ET or ALF. When a race of reptilian-like aliens arrives on Earth in disguise as humans, they show their good intentions, but they have a more sinister plan to conquer our planet and destroy all human race on Earth. Written by ahmetkozan

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English

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3 November 2009 (USA) See more »

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Dolby Digital

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1.78 : 1
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Riveting!!! Best premiere I've ever seen!!
3 November 2009 | by johnnymacbestSee all my reviews

Having not been familiar with the original "V" the series by creator Kenneth Johnson, and upon first glance at the previews and TV spots, I gotta say that what I just witnessed was the best pilot episode I've ever seen. With it's many parallels to our social climate in the world today, the new series plays on our fears and perceptions of those who are strangers to us who at first are well-meaning and docile but their ulterior motives are hidden underneath. That gives "V" verisimilitude while still retaining a Sci-Fi setting. I was tense and on the edge of my seat throughout the proceedings of what the characters are experiencing as the "visitors" announce their presence to the world. I suppose some will say that the new "V" is not as good as the original, but I for one, enjoy this new version and will be tuning in to see how the events unfold and how profoundly their effects will have on those embroiled in this event that may change the face of mankind forever.


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