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Old January 23 2013, 01:13 AM   #61
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Re: Continuum (US) Season 1 Discussion Thread (Spoilers)

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I find it astonishing that you can't buy this legally on DVD already yet.
Season 1 is finally being released on dvd and bluray in America on March 26, 2013.

http://www.amazon.com/Continuum-Seas.../dp/B00B4804LM
http://www.amazon.com/Continuum-Seas.../dp/B00B4804QM

(It probably won't be a first-day buy for me. I've seen every episodes more than 5 times already).
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Old January 23 2013, 01:20 AM   #62
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Remember when Andromeda tried to save money in the final season?

They lost the ship and set the rest of their adventures in an unkempt dive bar on a planet.
I long lost interest by then but now I want to watch the last season of Andromeda.
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Old January 23 2013, 01:22 AM   #63
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This series takes a stance on what kind of rules they are living in as it pertains to the killing of one's ancestors. I won't spoil it, but something happens that confirms one of the common theories about time travel.
I actually would like to hear this. Can you put it in spoilercode?
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Old January 23 2013, 01:25 AM   #64
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This series takes a stance on what kind of rules they are living in as it pertains to the killing of one's ancestors. I won't spoil it, but something happens that confirms one of the common theories about time travel.
I actually would like to hear this. Can you put it in spoilercode?

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Old January 23 2013, 02:01 AM   #65
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Second episode was pretty good.
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Old January 23 2013, 02:02 AM   #66
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Re: Continuum (US) Season 1 Discussion Thread (Spoilers)

About that spoiler:



This show is due out on DVD and Blu Ray on March 26, BTW.
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Old January 23 2013, 02:07 AM   #67
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About that spoiler:

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Old January 23 2013, 02:21 AM   #68
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^ I suppose the 'target' could just be the wrong one. That's what the Wiki article implies, anyway.

Also, iTunes has this show on a season pass...
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Old January 23 2013, 02:27 AM   #69
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This show is due out on DVD and Blu Ray on March 26, BTW.
I'll probably wait until the bluray set tumbles to less than $20.

Not exactly the most enticing buy, after seeing every episode more than five times already.
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Old January 23 2013, 02:32 AM   #70
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About that spoiler:

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Old January 23 2013, 02:59 AM   #71
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I forgot to say in my other post that I'm glad they already dealt with the fact that the name she gave in the pilot belonged to somebody else who is alive and well.
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Old January 23 2013, 03:12 AM   #72
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The name she adopted was from a person on a news report in the background during the pilot.
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Old January 23 2013, 03:24 AM   #73
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Re: Continuum (US) Season 1 Discussion Thread (Spoilers)

(Not quite sure what to make of this).

The ratings for the first Continuum episode on Syfy were quite low.

According to futon critic, it had an overall rating of 0.2 for Monday January 14, 2013 evening. Approximately 0.903 million viewers overall, and 0.247 million viewers in the 18-49 age demographic.

http://www.thefutoncritic.com/rating...able_20130114/

http://tvbythenumbers.zap2it.com/201...s-more/165331/


In contrast for comparison, wwe raw wrestling had ratings of 1.6 and 1.7 for Monday January 14, 2013. Over 4.4 million viewers overall, and over 2 million viewers in the 18-49 age demographic.

An episode of Lost Girl on Monday January 14, 2013 had slightly better ratings than Continuum. About 1.186 million viewers overall, and around 0.573 million viewers in the 18-49 age demographic. A rating of 0.5.


If ratings for subsequent episodes of Continuum start to tumble significantly, then one has to ask whether it will be renewed for a third season. (Continuum has already been renewed for a 13-episode season 2 in Canada).
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Old January 23 2013, 03:41 AM   #74
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If they want better ratings then they shouldn't let two other countries download the entire season onto the internet before releasing it in America.
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Frankly I'd rather just watch Kiera use her skills and cool technology to catch present-day killers and criminals.
Frankly I'd rather just watch Kiera.
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