Critic Consensus: The excessive exposition can be a lot to keep up with, but Terra Nova boasts vappealing visuals and the potential to be a truly compelling series.
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It drags a bit in the middle, but the sci-fi series sets up one of the most fascinating worlds in TV's history.
Would it have been so hard to make the present day just the slightest bit interesting -- or, at the very least, worth saving?
The kiddies will want to check out the dinosaurs, but children will probably wander off pretty quickly when they see how rarely their ancient reptilian friends are on screen.
Terra Nova certainly doesn't lack ambition and scope, which is a plus. But its first two hours fall short in the storytelling department.
After you've suspended about a 10-year supply of disbelief, Fox's new epic drama Terra Nova turns out to be an okay adventure story.
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