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  • Series Premiere Date: Sep 21, 2006
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8.8

Universal acclaim- based on 74 Ratings

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  • Summary: This mysterious, J.J. Abrams-produced drama follows a group of six strangers in New York who are drawn together through a series of coincidences and interactions. Sadly, there's no Kevin Bacon to be found.
  • Genre(s): Drama, Suspense
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 9 out of 27
  2. Negative: 8 out of 27
  1. 88
    It is no small feat to pull off the trick of interweaving so many characters and storylines, but the producers of "Six Degrees"... have accomplished it with admirable smoothness for a series that is just getting under way.
  2. 70
    Six Degrees starts off almost as an anthology series, with six stories set in six different worlds, each one quite interesting. But as their orbits draw closer, interest rapidly morphs into fascination.
  3. Reviewed by: James Poniewozik
    70
    It's a drama of chance with enough charm to roll the dice on.
  4. 60
    A pleasantly diverting bumper-car drama of chance encounters, new friendships and random triggers.
  5. 50
    The first episode doesn't measure up to the actors' capabilities, but there is a fantastic amount of promise.
  6. In theory, it's an intriguing concept for a series. But in practice, "Six Degrees" doesn't work at all in drawing you in at the start.
  7. 20
    It's lame and it's limp, and as deployed for "Six Degrees," the conceit would seem to owe quite a bit to the movie "Crash," among such other more antique inspirations as "The Bridge of San Luis Rey."

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 52 out of 56
  2. Negative: 0 out of 56
  1. TimM
    Sep 22, 2006
    10
    I found it very entertaining, I think their is at least one character that everyone can identify with. It's very interesting to see how I found it very entertaining, I think their is at least one character that everyone can identify with. It's very interesting to see how the unknown intersections with other people can affect your life. Expand
  2. lilys.
    Aug 4, 2007
    10
    I think this is a great show. It is a shame that ABC is going to cancel it. I think the problem is that ABC didn't advertise it enough.
  3. [Anonymous]
    Nov 3, 2006
    10
    i think it is very intelligent and well done. i hope it is continued and not cancelled
  4. JackieW
    Jan 15, 2007
    10
    I really miss this show. ABC should get their act together and put it back on the air. One of the few interesting shows around. I liked I really miss this show. ABC should get their act together and put it back on the air. One of the few interesting shows around. I liked having such a great show to watch after Grey's. Expand
  5. AlexisK
    May 6, 2007
    10
    I love this show! I wish I would have found it sooner...I needed a new addiction!
  6. MilR
    Oct 18, 2006
    9
    It is a good show. Love the photographer...
  7. HelenM
    Oct 25, 2006
    4
    Not very interesting show, too bad becasue Jakob Dylan does an excellent job on a theme song "Here Comes Now"

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