• Publication date: July 30, 2010

Ultimate Rebellion

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A young girl with superhuman abilities is rescued from her captors with unexpected consequences.

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2005

MBC Action:

January 10, 2013 20:00 (KSA) ~ January 10, 2013 19:00 (CLT)

In 2517 earth has been left behind, and humankind has moved onto other planets.  The new worlds are governed by the Alliance, a totalitarian regime that has repeatedly destroyed its opponents.  The Alliance captured Dr. Simon's (Sean Maher) sister, River (Summer Glau) and performed experimental surgery on her, giving her extraordinary powers.

When Dr. Simon reclaims River, the Alliance is furious and sends cannibalistic creatures called Reavers to attack.  Simon and River find temporary shelter with Captain Reynolds (Nathan Fillion) aboard his ship, Serenity.  River is not the same young girl Simon knew before her imprisonment though, and things go haywire fast.

  Directed by: Joss Whedon

Starring:

  • Nathan Fillion
  • Gina Torres
  • Alan Tudyk
  • Morena Baccarin
  • Adam Baldwin
  • Jewel Staite
  • Sean Maher
  • Summer Glau
  • Ron Glass
  • Chiwetel Ejiofor
  • David Krumholtz