Being Human remake haunted by original

From Alyssa Rosenberg of the Atlantic:

  • ‘Being Human’: Syfy Remakes a British Hit
    The remake of Being Human loses something ineffably British along the way, and there are areas where its attempts to import storylines fail in translation. But the remake has a stronger mythology, faster dialogue, and through three episodes, a stronger sense of its characters’ backstories and how to build multi-hour story arcs than its predecessor did at the same point. Read more.