Terra Nova Review: A Family Is Five

Raiders of the Lost Ark, Jurassic Park, Saving Private Ryan, and FOX's Terra Nova.  What do they all have in common?  Sure they are all projects that Steven Spielberg is attached to, but more importantly to me, they are all extremely epic in scale and in idea.

When you mentioned Terra Nova to anyone prior to the series premiere, the immediate response was "Oh that Dinosaur show?"  Or "Jurassic Park for television?"  While Terra Nova is not Jurassic Park, it shares that one shiny detail...dinosaurs!

In no way does the inclusion of dinosaurs make a series great - or even watchable for that matter - but it does have a way of getting the audience's attention.  It got mine from the jump off, and as "Genesis: Part 1" began, I was only sucked in further and further as the episode went along. Read More...



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