By Nikki Stafford
This entire research sinks its enamel into Buffy the Vampire Slayer, reading the advance of the show's characters and charting legendary, ancient, and non secular subject matters throughout all seven seasons. it has been 10 years since the wildly renowned franchise made its tv debut, and the rabid fan curiosity following the convey continues to be as remarkable as ever, having by some means outlived the sequence itself. Extensively revised and up-to-date from its prior version for the show's "10th Buffyversary," this e-book deals lovers the definitive retrospective of the sequence and its legacy.
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I was really heartbroken when it got cancelled. I was really shocked. And for the fans to react that strongly for something that has been perceived sometimes as the bastard child of the Buffy franchise was really important,” he said. “We were staring at a brick wall, which is the financial model the wb operates by. This is a really bad time for television and for television drama. . ” He added, “Ultimately the [vampire] shows were cult shows; we - 30 - didn’t make Friends, so nobody is going to use us as a financial model.
I don’t think] there will be aliens three or four hundred years from now [when Firefly is set]. There would just be people, and that’s the point. They’re not smarter, they’re not better. War hasn’t been abolished. Some of them are decent, some of them aren’t. Some are just trying to scrape by after being trodden on by history. . It’s a very lowtech show. ” - 21 - When Joss turned in the original pilot to Fox, the company was unhappy with it (despite having spent a fortune on it) and made him go back to the drawing board.
England’s Independent shared its sorrows, calling Buffy “the most original, witty, and provocative television show of the past two decades” and saying, “The tight collegiate team who wrote and produced the show couldn’t touch on a personality or plot without marinating it in their own tart mixture of mischief and paradox. ” The finale aired on May 20, 2003; some fans loved it and some didn’t, but in one way or another, it saddened all fans. The night after it aired, Joss Whedon made a visit to the Bronze posting board, and while his tone was light, it was clear he was also dismayed at having to say goodbye to his Slayer: Okay, so that was a thing.
Bite Me!: The Chosen Edition The Unofficial Guide to Buffy The Vampire Slayer ( Seven Seasons One Book) by Nikki Stafford