Review: FOX's 'Terra Nova' has impressive spectacle, but family drama lacking

The production travails of FOX's "Terra Nova" have been chronicled so publicly and for so long that it's starting to feel like the show has been in development since the dinosaurs walked the earth. At one point, the series was going to debut at mid-season last year, then with a special two-night airing of the pilot episode in May, before finally being pushed to tonight at 8. There were issues with the weather on location in Australia, and the special effects process to create the show's prehistoric setting took longer than anticipated. 

Along that long, complicated path, I've seen multiple versions of the "Terra Nova" pilot. Each time, the effects have gotten better, and the version of the dinosaurs you see tonight should look pretty darned spiffy. Read More...


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