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Hex: Season 1 [DVD] [2004] <b>DVD</b> ~ Jemima Rooper
Hex: Season 1 [DVD] [2004] DVD ~ Jemima Rooper
11 of 13 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Hex-ceptional, 7 Nov 2005
Okay, okay, bad pun. I reviewed this show when it first aired on Sky over a year ago and my opinion hasn't changed since. Hex is, first and foremost, a character piece. The characters of Cassie, Thelma and Azazeal are what drives the story and they aren't over-shadowed by glossy special effects. In fact, I'd say if you want an effects extravaganza, look somewhere else - what sfx are in Hex are very understated - and that adds incredibly to the impact when they are used. Azazeal's unveiling his true form is one such example.
Back to the characters, whilst Cassie and Azazeal are both fantastic and loveable (even the bad guy is likeable in this show - something I… Read more