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Falling Skies (2011 - 2015)

Falling Skies (2011 - 2015)





Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Series Info

Ragtag survivors and resistance fighters struggle to endure following a catastrophic alien attack in this drama executive produced by Steven Spielberg. At the core of the story is Tom Mason, a bookish Boston professor who becomes a commander of a regiment of citizen soldiers. But his primary focus is the safety of his three sons, one of whom was taken captive by the aliens. Mason helps wage a counterattack against the extraterrestrial invaders, whose purpose remains a mystery.
Creator: Robert Rodat

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Critics Consensus: Falling Skies' final season resolves itself with a predictable, albeit satisfying, conclusion.

2015, TNT, 10 episodes

Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2014, TNT, 12 episodes

Critics Consensus: Falling Skies is big popcorn entertainment, with an engrossing stable of characters up against a major sci-fi threat.

2013, TNT, 10 episodes

Critics Consensus: Falling Skies' second season ups the sci-fi dystopia stakes even further.

2012, TNT, 10 episodes

Critics Consensus: Despite the lack of edginess and gore of more popular dystopian tv programming, Falling Skies still engages with a new spin on the classic alien invasion trope.

2011, TNT, 10 episodes


Noah Wyle
as Tom Mason
Moon Bloodgood
as Anne Glass
Drew Roy
as Hal Mason
Maxim Knight
as Matt Mason
Connor Jessup
as Ben Mason
Mpho Koaho
as Anthony
Sarah Carter
as Margaret
Dale Dye
as Porter
Steven Weber
as Dr. Michael Harris
Terry O'Quinn
as Arthur Manchester
Brandon Jay McLaren
as Jamil Dexter
Dylan Authors
as Jimmy Boland
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Series Details

TV Network: TNT
Premiere Date: Jun 19, 2011
Genre: Drama
Executive Producers: Steven Spielberg, Darryl Frank, Justin Falvey, Graham Yost, Robert Rodat
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