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: Fasten Your Seatbelts
January 6, 2020 8:16 PM - Season 2, Episode 1 -
As the Stone family reels in the aftermath of a devastating shooting, they're hit with their most foreboding calling yet; The Major attempts to tighten her grip on the unwitting Saanvi.
Den of Geek - Manifest adds some new twists to the mysterious circumstances of Flight 828, and the changes point towards an exciting season to come.
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(5 comments total)
Maybe I should have just started a complete-season-2 thread, since there's probably only still a few of us watching the show, but, I figured the season premiere merited its own thread. Though I don't have much to say besides I'm just happy to stare at Josh Dallas some more.
on January 6
it was a good start, I'm excited that Agent Vance is still alive. I never bought his death for a second. The Major is a great antagonist too, that reverse psychology on Saanvi was great!
on January 8
I'm still watching FWIW.
on January 8
Still watching! While the mystery of this show will probably never truly make sense, I'm enjoying the soap-opera aspect, I like how it veers into religious territory sometimes, and I like the characters. I really like how it focuses on the human impact, not just "How did this weird thing happen?" but "How will our family deal with reality after the Weird Thing?".
I felt like this was a weak episode because it had to re-establish the show's core concepts while still moving the plot forward, but it was watchable. I liked the "lake of fire" mystery and the discovery that a car had already crashed there.
All in all this is my favorite "mystery box" show in a long time and I'm glad it didn't get cancelled yet. I was all excited for "Emergence" to eat this one for breakfast, but it managed to jump the shark in about 6 episodes...
on January 9
I was all excited for "Emergence" to eat this one for breakfast, but it managed to jump the shark in about 6 episodes...
Interesting. I barely tolerate the hamminess of "Manifest," while the acting in "Emergence" keeps me rooted, despite the increasing far-fetchedness.
on January 13
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