Archive for February 20, 2009

Dollhouse Pilot

Posted in Television Review with tags , , , , , , on February 20, 2009 by xymarla

Joss Whedon’s Dollhouse premiered on Fox last Friday (9/8C). Episode title: “Ghost.”

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Of course, I’m a big Joss fan. I love Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Firefly, and Serenity. I’ve seen some of Angel and liked it pretty well. I had high hopes for Dollhouse when I first heard about it; we all did. Eliza Dushku plays the super fun bad-ass Faith on a few early seasons of Buffy, and her storyline is one of the coolest parts of the entire show. Plus, she’s pretty. Like, crazy pretty.

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But then we all heard about the issues with the pilot—the reshoots, creative bickering, production delays, etc. And let’s be frank here: when have Fridays on Fox ever done Joss any favors? Seriously, man. Try the SciFi Network. They’re not embarrassing anymore! And they’ll keep your shows around FOR ETERNITY. Did you know Stargate SG-1 was on for TEN seasons?

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