Falling Skies (2011 - 2015)

Falling Skies


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Ragtag survivors and resistance fighters struggle to endure following a catastrophic alien attack in this drama executive produced by Steven Spielberg. At the core of the story is Tom Mason, a bookish Boston professor who becomes a commander of a regiment of citizen soldiers. But his primary focus is the safety of his three sons, one of whom was taken captive by the aliens. Mason helps wage a counterattack against the extraterrestrial invaders, whose purpose remains a mystery.

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Critics Consensus: Falling Skies' final season resolves itself with a predictable, albeit satisfying, conclusion.

2015, TNT, 10 episodes

Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2014, TNT, 12 episodes

Critics Consensus: Falling Skies is big popcorn entertainment, with an engrossing stable of characters up against a major sci-fi threat.

2013, TNT, 10 episodes

Critics Consensus: Falling Skies' second season ups the sci-fi dystopia stakes even further.

2012, TNT, 10 episodes

Critics Consensus: Despite the lack of edginess and gore of more popular dystopian tv programming, Falling Skies still engages with a new spin on the classic alien invasion trope.

2011, TNT, 10 episodes


Series Details

TV Network: TNT
Premiere Date: Jun 19, 2011
Genre: Drama
Executive Producers: Steven Spielberg, Darryl Frank, Justin Falvey, Graham Yost, Robert Rodat
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