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Once Upon a Time 

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A young woman with a troubled past is drawn to a small town in Maine where fairy tales are to be believed.
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Nominated for 7 Primetime Emmys. Another 12 wins & 87 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Lana Parrilla ...  Regina Mills / ... 156 episodes, 2011-2018
Robert Carlyle ...  Mr. Gold / ... 156 episodes, 2011-2018
Jared Gilmore ...  Henry Mills / ... 141 episodes, 2011-2018
Jennifer Morrison ...  Emma Swan 139 episodes, 2011-2018
Ginnifer Goodwin ...  Mary Margaret Blanchard / ... 136 episodes, 2011-2018
Josh Dallas ...  David Nolan / ... 135 episodes, 2011-2018
Colin O'Donoghue ...  Captain Killian 'Hook' Jones / ... 130 episodes, 2012-2018
Emilie de Ravin ...  Belle French / ... 118 episodes, 2012-2018
Rebecca Mader ...  Zelena / ... 68 episodes, 2014-2018
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For Emma Swan, life has been anything but a happy ending. But when she's reunited with Henry - the son she gave up for adoption ten years ago - on the night of her 28th birthday, everything changes. The now 10-year-old Henry is in desperate need of Emma's help because he believes from reading a book of fairy-tales that she's the daughter of Snow White and Prince Charming - who sent her away from the Enchanted Forest to be protected from a curse that was enacted by the Evil Queen. Emma initially refuses to believe a word of Henry's story but soon finds that his hometown of Storybrooke, Maine is more than it seems. Because it's in Storybrooke that all of the classic characters we know are frozen in time with no memories of their former selves - except for the Evil Queen, who is Storybrooke's mayor and Henry's adoptive mother Regina Mills. Now, as the epic "Final Battle" for the future of both worlds approaches, Emma will have to accept her destiny and uncover the mystery behind a place ... Written by ahmetkozan

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Beware a new curse. (season 3) See more »


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Trivia

Every major character has worn a leather jacket in Storybrooke. See more »

Goofs

The flashbacks shown in season three, particularly of Prince Charming show him with his current hairstyle not the hairstyle he had in season one/the Enchanted Forest, thus, making him look older/different than he should do at that point in history. See more »

Quotes

Cora Mills: Love is weakness.
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Referenced in Awkward.: Once Upon a Blog (2012) See more »

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Don't watch all the seasons
21 November 2018 | by unityhimymSee all my reviews

A very interesting concept for a show, the first season was rather interesting and had an compelling storyline. The way the fairytale world is mixed with the real world is beautiful. The main characters in the first season, regina and emma, are interesting and the storyline is wrapped up nicely by the end of the season. In the second season, there is a lot of character development and more fairytales are connected with the characters, again done beautifully, fairytales are intertwined, resulting in an exciting storyline. In the third season, new characters are introduced and they travel to new locations. This season is overall less compelling than the first and second season, and slower-paced, but still enjoyable to watch. Although the first half of season 4 still shows some enjoyable content, this is the turning point for the series, after this it seems like show was just going on for the sake of going on. Season 5 isn't gripping at all and it feels like they just ran out of ideas. Season 6 is a weaker version of season 5 and season 7 is just plain boring. Watch no further than the first 3 seasons, and maybe give season 4 a shot.


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