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  • Dec 2, 2009
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What started as a pretty hokey X-Files knockoff has now become the best Sci Fi show on television!
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FBI Special Agent Olivia Dunham is assigned to investigate the bizarre case of an international flight that landed at Boston's Logan Airport with a load of passengers and crew members who all have died grisly deaths. After another agent, John Scott, is nearly killed during the investigation, Olivia's search for clues takes her to institutionalized genius Dr. Walter Bishop, whose estranged son, Peter, may prove helpful in solving this mystery. After meeting manipulative corporate executive Nina Sharp, however, Olivia and her colleagues begin to realize the riddle of that ghastly flight is only a fragment of an even more shocking truth. Show History: J.J. Abrams, Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman, Bryan Burk and Jeff Pinkner are executive producers.

Fringe has been picked up for a second season by FOX.
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DVD Release Date: September 8, 2009
Premiere Date: September 09, 2008
Description: A scifi show that follows FBI Agent Olivia Dunham as she and her crew investigate events due to "The Pattern" and "Fringe Science"
Genre: scifi, Drama, Crime Drama
Studio: Bad Robot, Fox
Original Air Date: September 9th 2008
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