From: Busted Flush Press (bustedflushpress@yahoo.com)
Date: 13 Apr 2009

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    Okay, not really noir or hard-boiled, but... McKenna and I loved the pilot of CBS's 13-episode horror series HARPER'S ISLAND, starring rara-avis member Jim Beaver as the island's sheriff.  Yes, the show is wayyyy over the top with its corny horror-movie clichés... and we loved every minute of it!  And pretty damn grisly for a prime-time network show.  Just watch the first 6 minutes to get a taste... that's when the first body pops up. 
      The premise:  Years earlier, a killer struck Harper's Island (off the coast of Seattle)... now, in the present, survivors return to the island as part of a wedding party, and we find that the killer's back. 
      Episode 2 is this Thursday, but you can catch the pilot in entirity here: http://www.cbs.com/primetime/harpers_island/
      David Thompson Busted Flush Press, LLC P.O. Box 540594, Houston, TX  77254-0594 / (713) 942-9282 www.bustedflushpress.com / bustedflushpress.blogspot.com(BFP's blog) Twitter:  http://twitter.com/bustedflushpres

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