In the season finale of Wayward Pines (FOX, Thursday, 9/8C), things are going really, really badly, really, really quickly. David Pilcher (Toby Jones) has decided that if the townspeople aren’t willing to do things his (megalomaniaical) way, then he’ll just kill them all off and start again.
Check out a teaser/featurette for the season finale, Cycle, follwing the jump.
While on assignment to find two fellow Secret Service agents who have gone missing, Special Agent Ethan Burke wakes up in a forest of pine trees. He stumbles into the lovely town of Wayward Pines shortly thereafter. Then things go terribly awry.
From the Lost-ian opening shot to the Twin Peaks-like mountain town to echoes of The Prisoner’s prison, The Village, Wayward Pines has fun playing off expectations in unexpected ways – wearing its influences on its sleeve – but only on its sleeve.
In its first ever global preview event, FOX is making the series premiere of M. Night Shyamalan’s Wayward Pines available for free via pay-TV providers FOX NOW and FOX.com, domestically, and Facebook worldwide on pay-tv providers FOX Play and International FOX.com pages.
The eerie series follows a Secret Service agent (Matt Dillon) as he tries to investigate the disappearance of two federal agents in the seemingly bucolic town of Wayward Pines, ID.
A Secret Service agent, looking for two agents who have gone missing, finds himself in Wayward Pines – seemingly a perfect small town. Perfect, that is, until he discovers he can’t leave – and receives an ominous phone call…
Wayward Pines stars Matt Dillon, Carla Gugino and Terrence Howard. It premiers on FOX on Thursday, May 14th (9/8C). Check out the twisted new trailer following the jump.
It probably doesn’t help that Takers follows the strangest and most ambitious heist flick ever made [that would be Inception], but it still manages to be smart and hold one’s interest until the wheels fall off [almost literally] in the last act.