Articles tagged heroes

Could ‘Heroes Reborn’ Be the Stealth Reboot the Series Always Needed?

Heroes: Reborn looks like what the original Heroes could have been in an alternate, better universe.

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Of Grimms, Slayers, and Vampires with Souls

Although our heroes in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, and Grimm are initially alone, accepting help, and valuing their found families, is a virtue.

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Wednesdays This Fall: An Early TV Preview

To combat the titans of fall TV ratings, Modern Family, Criminal Minds, and American Idol, the networks are offering up space aliens, superheroes, and a monkey!

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‘The Event’ Will Be Unrequited

I don’t know what The Event is – and I suspect I never will -- but not for lack of trying.

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Development Season: Five Pilots That Sound Interesting (But I May Never Get to See)

It’s the annual crap shoot known as pilot season in Hollywood again. Here are a few concepts that caught my eye.

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2 Dec 2009 // 10:00 AM

Holding Out For ‘Heroes’

Set an end date. Save the show.

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Each one, teach one goes the ole African adage. This gets reflected in many unconventional ways in Heroes.

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16 Jun 2009 // 6:30 AM

“Heroes” has always been well-received at San Diego Comic-Con, an annual four-day celebration of comic books and, increasingly, film and television that takes place each

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At first I was afraid/I was petrified Claire Bennet can heal. Cut, stabbed, scrapped, slashed, electrocuted, diseased, burned, beaten and hurled from high places,

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Here we are at the end of a rocky three years for Heroes. I was a big fan of the show in the first season.

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30 Jan 2009 // 5:18 AM

NBC’s ‘Heroes’ hopes to return to glory

Imagine if Superman got so sidetracked buying flowers for Lois Lane he failed to stop a nefarious plot by Lex Luther. Consider what would happen

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4 Nov 2008 // 6:39 AM

Two top writers for “Heroes” have been fired. Co-executive producers Jeph Loeb and Jesse Alexander, both of whom ran the show on a day-to-day basis,

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Arthur Petrelli may be flat on his back in a hospital bed, only able to speak by using some sort of mental telepathy or appearing

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15 Oct 2008 // 2:35 AM

Now — or when? Tricks of time keep TV shows hopping

“You don’t screw with time,” Mama Petrelli warned Peter - technically, Future Peter - in the season premiere of “Heroes.” Peter didn’t heed

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BOISE, Idaho—Actor Blake Shields relaxed on Venice Beach, Calif., last week with his mom on his day off. The funky, artsy—sometimes sleazy—beach

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Heroes: Season Three Premiere

The real excitement of the new season of Heroes is its promise to expand the series' assortment of baddies: their unabashed queerness and freakery make for more fun.

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26 Aug 2008 // 4:33 AM

“Heroes,” the television series that already has created a cult following and garnered numerous awards, is among four Universal titles that arrives on Blu-ray Tuesday

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31 Jul 2008 // 4:29 AM

If you can think back that far, you might recall a character in “Heroes” who possessed the ability to wipe away instantly the memories from

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30 Nov 2007 // 4:17 AM

Shalim Ortiz can raise the dead - at least on TV

MIAMI—On the night during Hurricane Andrew when palm trees were falling all around Shalim Ortiz’s ears, he wished with all his might for

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26 Sep 2007 // 2:59 AM


The disease furthers Heroes' allegorizing of its genetic mutants as outsiders, aliens, and queers.

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//Mixed media

Notes, Hoaxes, and Jokes: Silkworm's 'Lifestyle' - "Ooh La La"

// Sound Affects

"Lifestyle's penultimate track eases the pace and finds fresh nuance and depth in a rock classic, as Silkworm offer their take on the Faces' "Ooh La La".

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