'Terra Nova' first look: Watch out for invisible dinosaurs


Just hours after announcing its May 23 premiere date, FOX sort of took the steam out of "Terra Nova" by confessing that the first promo screened at the Television Critics Association press tour would be free of special effects. Turns out, it's still spectacularly awesome without them. FOX debuted three minutes of the of the Steven Spielberg-produced series, which just wrapped pilot production before the new year, and it's even compelling, sans dinosaurs. The spot opens with a post-apocalyptic future, apparently 2149. And despite the fact that even hobos have iPads, everyone is miserable. People are wearing steampunk gas masks and looking grumpy. A chosen few are sent to join a colony on prehistoric earth, and the latest expats are the Shannons. They seem to be escaping their circumstances as well as themselves. But the past turns out to be so pretty and fun! Your estranged parents fall in love again, and women take. Read More...



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