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The Cape 

TV-14 | | Action, Drama | TV Series (2011)
Vince Faraday is a cop who has been framed for murder, leading him to fall off the grid and become the super hero known only as "The Cape."

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Tom Wheeler
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
David Lyons ...  The Cape / ... 10 episodes, 2011
Keith David ...  Max Malini 10 episodes, 2011
Summer Glau ...  Orwell 10 episodes, 2011
James Frain ...  Peter Fleming / ... 10 episodes, 2011
Jennifer Ferrin ...  Dana Faraday 10 episodes, 2011
Ryan Wynott ...  Trip Faraday 10 episodes, 2011
Dorian Missick ...  Marty Voyt 10 episodes, 2011
Martin Klebba ...  Rollo 10 episodes, 2011
Anil Kumar ...  Ruvi 8 episodes, 2011
Vinnie Jones ...  Dominic Raoul / ... 6 episodes, 2011
Mather Zickel ...  Travis Hall 6 episodes, 2011
Izabella Miko ...  Raia 6 episodes, 2011
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Vince Faraday is a cop who has been framed for murder, leading him to fall off the grid and become the super hero known only as "The Cape."

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The only way to clear his name is to take a new one. See more »

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Action | Drama

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TV-14

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Official Sites:

NBC [United States]

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 January 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Köpeny See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Establishing shots for Palm City frequently include a building with green details that extends into a body of water and looks kind of like a cruise ship. That is 'The Residences at Dockside' condominium on the Delaware River in Philadelphia. See more »

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Pretty Good (After 3 Episodes)
17 January 2011 | by stevenscaleb98See all my reviews

I'm not a fan of comics or superheroes at all. However, I really like well made Batman things. I don't watch NBC too often so I didn't see any advertising for this. I was lucky to stumble upon it when I was chatting with a guy and his cousin (Eric Micheal Cole) is going to be in the episode "Scales on a Train" on January 24th. So, I watched the premiere and was pleasantly surprised. However, you have to be paying attention during this TV show because it moves very fast and has no unnecessary scenes. Some of the dialog can be very cheesy which gets really annoying. I love the creative idea of The Carnival of Crime and it adds a whole new element to the story. This is something that you'll have to watch from the start so you know why he has the cape and how he got the cape. Fortunately, the "Pilot" is available as a free download on iTunes. You don't have to like superheroes/comics to like this. Not everybody will enjoy this series but it has loads of potential. Just try to ignore the cheesy dialog and this series can be very enjoyable.


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