Dark Angel

Season 1 Episode 3


Aired Unknown Oct 10, 2000 on FOX

Episode Fan Reviews (2)

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  • Max is hot!

    This episode cleverly hooks you in with an intriguing main plot regarding the children of Manticore and how they are created and, if that doesn't work, you have the very sexy Jessica Alba in heat, feeling sweaty and lookin' for some action. Sex appeal is the name of the game and this episode has it in spades. The overall arc isn't neglected and there's a nice bit of momentum thanks to Lydecker tracking down Max's every move. If the season can retain this element then pacing shouldn't really be an issue. Originality and freshness, however, might prove difficult later on. At this point, though, Dark Angel is making use of its premise rather well. On the home front, which I never really noticed, her friends come into play that bit more. Nothing special is made of them, but they do have some nice one liners peppered here and there. Not a bad second episode.