Revolution 101: “Pilot”

J.J. Abrams and Eric Kripke — two of TV’s best fantasy creators, who among them are responsible for LOST, ALIAS, SUPERNATURAL and HEROES — have collaborated for the first time on a new science-fiction series called REVOLUTION, and the result is… something of an underwhelming muddle.

REVOLUTION is set in a world 15 years after and a mysterious event caused every single electrical device on the planet to lose power virtually simultaneously. As a result, our civilization — which was so reliant on electricity to power our devices — has regressed to a Bronze Age society, and the law of the jungle is the law of the land.
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