Review: Forget electricity — what this 'Revolution' needs is originality

The NBC series is set in a brave new world of no power where militias, bandits and archers rule the day. Good if you're 12, not so good if you're not.

In the opening scenes of "Revolution," a new adventure series debuting Monday on NBC, electricity disappears from the world. It is not one of those EMP-burst scenarios that haunt off-the-grid conspiracy types — search for "EMP burst" online and you'll see who I mean — but a kind of ontological evaporation of the thing itself.,0,2212286.story


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