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Old 8th August 2011, 09:07 AM
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Default Season 2, Episode 4.1: The After Hours

Season 2, Episode 4.1: The After Hours


Airdate: 18/10/86
Writer: Rod Serling/Rockne S. O'Bannon
Director: Bruce Malmuth
Starring: Terry Farrell

A young woman is pursued by mysterious strangers.

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Old 16th August 2011, 09:39 PM
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It was ok I suppose. Obviously not a patch on the original. It was just so obvious from the 1st 10 minutes that she was a dummy, whereas the original wasn't. One little touch I liked was the dummy with his hands in his pockets, so he doesn't have formed hands.
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Old 18th August 2011, 12:33 PM
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Yes, this wasn't as good as the original. However it was an interesting take on it to make it a horror plot. In the original the woman eventually comes around to the idea that she is a mannequin. In this one it's forced on her against her will.

Personally I think the original was a much more interesting and ambiguous story than this one.

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Merely 'ok' in my book. Some interesting diversions from the original; I kind of like it when a remake does that.

In isolation it's an average ep of the 80's show. In comparison to the original, not a patch.
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