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V.21 No.26 | 6/28/2012

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Assassin-Nation

“XIII” on Reelz

XIII came to life as a graphic novel series by the Belgian writing/drawing duo of Jean Van Hamme and William Vance. The property is known to a handful of Americans because it was adapted into a first-person shooter video game in 2003. Few who played that cult-fave had any idea of the story’s illustrated origins, however. In 2008, a French-Canadian miniseries (XIII: The Conspiracy starring Stephen Dorff and Val Kilmer) adapted Van Hamme and Vance’s original storyline. That proved successful enough—in Europe, anyway—to inspire a spin-off series in 2011.

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V.21 No.15 | 4/12/2012

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TV News

Tidbits from around the dial

Tidbits from around the dial, including the latest on “Money From Strangers,” “XIII,” and “New Girl.”

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