Skybound: Directed by Alex Tavakoli. With Scarlett Hefner, Gavin Stenhouse, Rick Cosnett, Morten Suurballe. Five plane passengers are unable to land after a mysterious disaster happened on the ground.
“I really wanted to like this show, I really did. I willfully suspended disbelief that this show could be running aground during the shallow Pilot, but alas she didnu0026#39;t run hard on the wind, she kinda beached herself in order to prevent more damage to her crew and onlookers. u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eBut no maties, I stuck with them, yes I did, I got myself on that island through episode 3 u0026amp; 4. u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eWhat heck is this? McGyver meets Gilligans island? After all, the fancy gadgets and inventions are all made from shipwreck material mind you, coconut fibers and some moldy pieces from the Castaway set.u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eI expected to see a clam shell cell phone with all fancy gimmicky crap they had at their disposal, I mean this lad has limitless imagination and talent, but he canu0026#39;t get himself of the damn island nor manage invent a knack for a British accent?u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eThis could have been a refreshingly gritty, somewhat desolate re-imagined RC story, one that brings the worlds of the native and the castaway together through struggles and painful lessons. Alas, Friday is very smart and wise guy, but here he has an Oxford degree in Literature and Philosophy too boot.u003cbr/u003eu003cbr/u003eHere is hoping that the filming crew didnu0026#39;t eat the writers without an adequate ceremony.”