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12 Monkeys Lacks Gilliam-esque Humor But Still Intrigues!

12 Monkeys - Season 1

I love Terry Gilliam’s movies but, somehow, I’d never seen 12 Monkeys until about eight weeks ago. Once I did, I had a bad feeling about Syfy’s adaptation (Fridays, 9/8C) – a feeling that wasn’t totally dispersed by the first two episodes on the screener that the network sent, but enough so that I’m looking forward to the next five episodes on a second screener set that arrived a couple days ago.

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SyFy releases new trailer for upcoming series 12 Monkeys

12 Monekys - Cast

Who doesn’t like a good adventure thriller about time travelling? Inspired by the classic blockbuster film of the same name, this show explores the provocative story of a time traveler from the future in a high-stakes race against the clock. Using a dangerous and untested method of time travel, he journeys from 2043 to the present day.  He has a mission –  locate and eradicate the source of a deadly plague that will all but annihilate the human race.    “12 Monkeys” makes its series premiere on January 16, Friday at 9pm ET/PT.

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Syfy Announces 12 Monkeys Premiere Date!

12 Monekys - Cast

Syfy’s TV adaptation of Terry Gilliam’s 12 Monkeys has been scheduled – the series will premiere on Friday, January 16th, 2015.

The series follows a time traveler (Stanford, above left, with Amanda Schull and Emily Hampshire) from the year 2043, who comes to our present to try to prevent a deadly plague that eventually will destroy the human race.

Details follow the jump.

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