From James Bawden:
X Company Deserves Its Second Season
X Company is CBC’s new World War II drama that probably seems even better than it is. That’s because of the sheer lack of competition: the conventional Canadian networks simply will not make anything they cannot sell to the U.S. market.
Witness the cruel fate of Global’s Combat Hospital –one dazzling summer run followed by a cancellation after ABC pulled the plug in the U.S.
Of course I expected X Company to be greatly entertaining fare. After all it was created by Mark Ellis and Stephanie Morgenstern who created the CTV hit Flashpoint. Continue reading.