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I thought it might be good I only saw a picture ad on some website I was browsing. I got twenty minutes in and decided it is not for me, I can put up with bad acting and script but when weapons in a period piece are so obviously wrong I'm out. I'm just going to say it's set in 1931 and watch when the guy pulls out a 1911 with Novak style sights, the prop master messed up bad.


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I noticed that, too, but tried not to let it bug me - mostly without success. I was also surprised to find out that it was supposedly set in Kentucky coal country, since so much of it looks like the Dust Bowl. Apparently, fictional "Holden County" (if I understood the name correctly) contains a wide diversity of climates.
Nonetheless, it caught my interest and I'm going to continue watching for awhile.


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Originally posted by cazio:
I got twenty minutes in and decided it is not for me, I can put up with bad acting and script but when weapons in a period piece are so obviously wrong I'm out.
I'm just going to say it's set in 1931 and watch when the guy pulls out a 1911 with Novak style sights, the prop master messed up bad.


So some incorrect pistol sights is enough to send you packin'?
Well whatta know? Eek
 
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Dialog about "ripping off" the common man in that time period is pretty sad, too. The setting is only about thirty years before that term was invented.
It's really a pretty entertaining show, though.
Chris Heyerdahl is becoming ubiquitous. He's becoming one of those actors with a role in every series.


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