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    While the original incidental music for the...

    While the original incidental music for the 1966-71 show would probably not work on a modern prime time series I still have a preference for the arrangement of Corbert's theme done then. The 1991...
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    While the hair color of David's mother in this...

    While the hair color of David's mother in this version is unknown I'm fairly sure the initial spoilers did say that she had been institutionalized when he was too young to have remembered her.In the...
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    One thing that can sometimes be forgotten about...

    One thing that can sometimes be forgotten about the original series is the extent to which all the human characters were reduced to victims after Barnabas was introduced though each still had better...
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    In the original spoilers before any cast...

    In the original spoilers before any cast announcements the female spirit was described as blond and implied to be Angelique.But we now know the actress playing Angelique is a brunett,though she's...
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    I liked Jean Simmons as Elizabeth though I agree...

    I liked Jean Simmons as Elizabeth though I agree she was woefully under utilized.Hopefully, Blaire Brown will get more to do after the pilot which has to focus on introducing Barnabas and elements...
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    I agree that perhaps they should make less of...

    I agree that perhaps they should make less of Barnabas portrait than in the past versions but the way they've set up the plot I don't think they can or will avoid it entirely.It was the main thing...
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    I'll admitt that both Weiss and Paul are really...

    I'll admitt that both Weiss and Paul are really too old even for a 30ish Quentin, though both still looked fairly good [younger than they are] in the most recent roles I've seen them in.I'm not...
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    Elsewhere I've suggested the possibility that IF...

    Elsewhere I've suggested the possibility that IF they do Quentin his obscession with Jameson be due to the latters secretly being his son not Edwards based upon his later affair with Laura and the...
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    One thing that I hypothesized for years was that...

    One thing that I hypothesized for years was that Laura was part of the original curse on the Collinses from before Barnabas day, whatever one takes that to be.I viewed her a the agent of the curse or...
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    I basicly agree.I enjoyed the Phoenix plot in the...

    I basicly agree.I enjoyed the Phoenix plot in the original show, probably the episode in 67' more than the one in 1897 because when they did it the idea was so different.I rememberd it from childhood...
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    I probably shouldn't have gone into such length...

    I probably shouldn't have gone into such length here but ancient mythologies and Archaeology are my chief passions [aside from D.S.].A freind of mine edits a magazine about ancient transoceanic...
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    On the Mummy idea it could actually fit with the...

    On the Mummy idea it could actually fit with the concept of a magical tree at Collinwood. The Egyptian Osiris myth had him murdered by his brother Set,who cast the mummy into the Nile. It floated to...
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    My own preference with Angelique follows Lara...

    My own preference with Angelique follows Lara Parkers's portrayal of her in which she grows increasingly powerfull yet continues to make mistakes due to her 'heat of passion' tendencies when casting...
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    I've read that the plot of NODS came about...

    I've read that the plot of NODS came about because it was decided that a werewolf was 'inherently less interesting than a vampire' as in HODS, even though the original Quentin story involved the...
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    I got to like the 1897 story mainly in watching...

    I got to like the 1897 story mainly in watching it replayed on the SCI-FI channel ,once I finally got access to it around 1996.They were around the middle of the '68 episodes then but I got to see...
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    Alternately, it could be an update of the 'witch...

    Alternately, it could be an update of the 'witch tree'Trask used on Vicki in 1796 and Cassandra in 1968.The use of a tree, rather than a scaffold to hang Angelique in NODS suggested a hint of the...
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    Much as I liked the character of Maggie Evans,...

    Much as I liked the character of Maggie Evans, especially in the old show, I think a STOKES/WOODARD type [ who doesn't get killed off in two or three episodes] is more ncessary to the plot.At...
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    One addendum to the lack of awareness about the...

    One addendum to the lack of awareness about the supernatural especially in the old series was that it began at the tail end of the 'monster boom' on television, after Universal sold it's movie...
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    Sorry, if I gave the impression I didn't like ...

    Sorry, if I gave the impression I didn't like the Vicki or Maggie characters.I did like both.Because I saw the show from day one in 1966 Vicki was close to my favorite character and Maggie came...
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    In the original series KLS only maintained...

    In the original series KLS only maintained the ' Eve Arden' style persona for a very brief time, not much longer than she wore the blond wig. She's said herself that while it was a great idea...
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    Although the information given on the pilot...

    Although the information given on the pilot already suggests that Vicki is intended to be Josette's literal reincarnation all that's defintely established is a physical similarity.I presume if they...
  22. If, as was so often stated in print materials on...

    If, as was so often stated in print materials on the original show Barnabas was 175 when set free [ rather than turned into a vampire 170-172 years before] he'd have been born in ca. 1792.That is...
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    I always preferred the hints of an origin for Barnabas in the 1820's-1830's so I tended to dig into the details when the show was on the Sci-fi channel and on the videos.I do research into...
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    If memory serves the U.S. [predominantly New...

    If memory serves the U.S. [predominantly New England] did resume it's foreign trade after the War of 1812, hence ca.1815-16.The far east was an important part of that but we never quite regained the...
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    The initial spoilers indicated that David was...

    The initial spoilers indicated that David was already claiming to have seen Sarah in the pilot though it was not suggested that she was to appear on camera yet.My guess is that she'll be David's age...
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