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  • Series Premiere Date: Jun 8, 2006
  • Season #: 1
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8.1

Universal acclaim- based on 56 Ratings

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  • Starring: Luke Perry, Lana Parrilla, Sarah Jane Morris
  • Summary: This ensemble drama follows the lives of 20 people after they win the lottery. (For Luke Perry, getting another starring role on television IS like winning the lottery.)
  • Genre(s): Comedy, Drama
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 5 out of 19
  2. Negative: 8 out of 19
  1. Fans of the Pretty Woman shopping-montage scene... will be pleased with Windfall for sprinkling in splurges both decadent and dutiful... But... Windfall is smart enough to tighten the screws immediately.
  2. It's an enjoyable, intriguing look at what can happen to a group of ordinary, cash-strapped people who wake up one day as multimillionaires.
  3. 63
    "Windfall" is not the greatest show to hit the summer circuit, but not the worst either.
  4. 40
    I hope future episodes don’t feel as if somebody took three hours of material and reduced it to one.
  5. For every story line that intrigues, and every character that sparks some interest, there are several others that don't.
  6. Reviewed by: Matt Roush
    10
    An unsatisfying and predictable jumble.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 35 out of 43
  2. Negative: 7 out of 43
  1. JessB
    Jul 18, 2007
    10
    I loved Windfall!! Please Please Please have a season two!! I absolutly fell in love with the first season and i wish I knew what happens next!!
  2. AndreaG
    Oct 17, 2006
    10
    This was the best show this year, I will be crushed if it doesn't return.
  3. Kayla
    Jul 1, 2006
    10
    i love this show i watch it every week and i think this show is one of the best that hit the air ways this summer!
  4. sharonc
    Feb 17, 2007
    10
    this was a great show, please put it back on
  5. AmyD
    Jun 28, 2006
    9
    I like it overall.
  6. clauc
    Jul 10, 2006
    8
    love it
  7. Larry
    Jun 21, 2006
    2
    Bad show!! Bad acting and un-realistic stories. Just a bad show!

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