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It's a low-key, well-acted pilot, where characters tend to speak wearily in hushed, sleepy whispers.
Taken on its own terms, this eight-part series has its moments action-wise, but the soapier elements mostly fall flat.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
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