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Snowpiercer 

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Seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, the remnants of humanity inhabit a perpetually-moving train that circles the globe, where class warfare, social injustice and the politics of survival play out.
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Sunday, July 12

In the revolution's aftermath, Layton and Melanie realize the greatest threat to their survival is right over their shoulder.


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2   1  
2021   2020  

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Series cast summary:
Jennifer Connelly ...  Melanie Cavill 20 episodes, 2020-2021
Daveed Diggs ...  Andre Layton 20 episodes, 2020-2021
Mickey Sumner ...  Bess Till 20 episodes, 2020-2021
Alison Wright ...  Ruth Wardell 20 episodes, 2020-2021
Iddo Goldberg ...  Bennett Knox 19 episodes, 2020-2021
Lena Hall ...  Miss Audrey 19 episodes, 2020-2021
Sheila Vand ...  Zarah Ferami 19 episodes, 2020-2021
Aaron Glenane ...  The Last Australian 16 episodes, 2020-2021
Mike O'Malley ...  Roche 15 episodes, 2020-2021
Karin Konoval ...  Dr. Pelton 15 episodes, 2020-2021
Miranda Edwards ...  Lights 14 episodes, 2020-2021
Kwasi Thomas ...  Z-Wreck 14 episodes, 2020-2021
Annalise Basso ...  LJ Folger 13 episodes, 2020-2021
Emma Oliver ...  Winnie 13 episodes, 2020-2021
Sam Otto ...  John Osweiller 11 episodes, 2020-2021
Sean Bean ...  Mr. Wilford 11 episodes, 2020-2021
Susan Park ...  Jinju Seong 10 episodes, 2020
Manoj Sood ...  Rajiv Sharma 10 episodes, 2020-2021
Ian Collins ...  Tristan 10 episodes, 2020-2021
Michel Issa Rubio ...  Santiago 9 episodes, 2020
Steven Ogg ...  Pike 9 episodes, 2020-2021
Aleks Paunovic ...  Breachman Boscovic 9 episodes, 2020-2021
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Set seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, Snowpiercer centers on the remnants of humanity, who inhabit a gigantic, perpetually-moving train that circles the globe. Class warfare, social injustice and the politics of survival are questioned in this riveting television adaptation. Written by TNTDrama

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Andre Layton (Daveed Diggs), the protagonist, is usually referred to by his last name, while antagonist Melanie Cavill (Jennifer Connelly) is usually referred to by her first name. See more »

Connections

Remake of Snowpiercer (2013) See more »

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Not a Bad Show - dystopian intrigue that leaves you thinking
9 June 2020 | by chrisstinebSee all my reviews

Don't be misled by the reviews. This show is interesting and leaves you wanting to know more about the setting. Is it an award winner - no. Is it entertaining and suspenseful - yes. Does the intrigue make you want to keep watching - absolutely. I read the user reviews before watching but decided to give it a shot regardless of the low ratings because I was I intrigued by the concept. I haven't watched the movie nor have I read the source material. I've now watched 4 episodes and I'm hooked. To enjoy this show you first need to accept that the premise is unrealistic. What it does accomplish is a very interesting analogy of classism. Many people seem to dislike the police procedural plot. I enjoyed it and I think it succeeds as being a plot device to give the audience a tour of the train from the perspective of someone in the lowest class, while showing the massive injustices between the haves and the have nots. Give Snowpiercer a chance if you enjoy dystopian genres and you aren't too picky about technical realism but want something that will make you think about the ugliness of wealth privilege.


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17 May 2020 (USA) See more »

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