The Code

The Code

Season 1

DVD - 2015
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Several interweaving storylines that start with a mysterious accident and the death of an Aboriginal girl in the outback. Her former teacher, Alex, becomes involved with journalist Ned Banks and his brother, Jesse, a genius computer hacker, to try to unravel the mystery. When the brothers uncover video footage of the crime, they are targeted by powerful and dangerous figures that may be connected to the highest levels of national politics.
Publisher: [Silver Spring, Maryland] : Acorn, [2015]
Copyright Date: ©2015
Characteristics: 2 videodiscs (341 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
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calvoer
Jun 29, 2017

I don't mind a shop-worn story (Monster corporation out to harm the public colludes with cynical government drones) (corporation name: Physanto. Could it be a combo of Pharma and Monsanto? Gee, I wonder). But I do like some originality or authenticity in the rendering, some good acting, clever dialogue, characters that you come to care about, things like that. Unfortunately, despite its slickness, "Code" just doesn't have any of that, even though they threw in an autistic co-hero, and for that reason I don't really care how the plot resolves in season 2. Maybe it gets better.

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ba_library
Oct 29, 2016

Interesting Australian tv series. Involves international intrigue, high tech and family relations. The two main characters are brothers: the elder, a sort of sleazy journalist and the younger brother, a "unique" individual - they never truly identify, but appears to have some sort of autism and is a tech genius. The setting is Canberra (the capital of Australia) and the Australian outback. For some reason, I thought it was set in New Zealand, but that may be just because of Lucy Lawless (Xenia!) is in it. SPL has season 1 (6 episodes) - think it ran for 2 years. Thought it was an interesting/entertaining combination of characters, story and exotic scenery. Good weekend viewing. Some swearing and violence, a bit of nudity, nothing overwhelming or distracting.

d2013 Dec 03, 2015

The beginning of a promising series. I enjoyed it!

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