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Nightflyers 

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A crew of scientists embark on a mission aboard a ship called the Nightflyer to investigate a mysterious alien signal, but soon begin to question if there is already something on-board the Nightflyer with them.

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Series cast summary:
Eoin Macken ...  Karl D'Branin 10 episodes, 2018
David Ajala ...  Roy Eris 10 episodes, 2018
Jodie Turner-Smith ...  Melantha Jhirl 10 episodes, 2018
Angus Sampson ...  Rowan 10 episodes, 2018
Sam Strike ...  Thale 10 episodes, 2018
Maya Eshet ...  Lommie 10 episodes, 2018
Brían F. O'Byrne ...  Auggie 10 episodes, 2018
Gretchen Mol ...  Dr. Agatha Matheson 10 episodes, 2018
Bronte Carmichael ...  Skye D'Branin 7 episodes, 2018
Miranda Raison ...  Tessia 6 episodes, 2018
Aoibhinn McGinnity ...  Willa 6 episodes, 2018
Phillip Rhys ...  Murphy 5 episodes, 2018
Zoë Tapper ...  Joy D'Branin 5 episodes, 2018
Gwynne McElveen ...  Tobis 5 episodes, 2018
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Set in the year 2093, Nightflyers is a psychological thriller that follows a team of scientists aboard the Nightflyer, the most advanced ship ever built, as they embark on a journey to find other life forms. Their mission takes them to the edge of the solar system, and to the edge of insanity, as they realize true horror isn't waiting for them in outer space-it's already on their ship. Written by ahmetkozan

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You can't escape what's inside.

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Horror | Sci-Fi

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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 December 2018 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Troy Studios, Limerick, Ireland

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Stereo

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Color

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16:9 HD
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This is a book adaptation by George R R Martin. See more »

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Version of Nightflyers (1987) See more »

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Glad I didn't listen to these reviews
10 February 2019 | by ben-harbakSee all my reviews

You ever come across a show you're really enjoying, come onto IMDb to look up the cast and find it has a 6/10 average with a ton of 1/10, 4/10, etc reviews? That's what happened with Nightflyers. This show has a great mix of suspense, horror, mystery, and science fiction. The sound design is absolutely wonderful (I'd recommend watching with headphones for something different), and the performances are engaging and on point. I'm not exactly sure what most people were expecting (George R. R. Martin's Game of Thrones in space or Asimov/Asher level hard sci-fi?), but this is a damned decent show. Perfect? Far from it. But it's an odd, multilayered and entertaining sci-fi show - far from deserving of these silly, pretentious 4/10 reviews.


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