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'The Messengers' brings tidings of great doom

'The Messengers' brings tidings of great doom

Premiering Friday on the CW, "The Messengers" is an eschatological biblical thriller from the network of "Supernatural," "iZombie," "Arrow" and "The 100." In the opening scene, two women in scrubs leave a hospital. "I'd almost lost faith until you guys," Woman 1 says to Woman 2, who has become engaged. A man walks up and says, "His name was Death, and Hell followed with him," quoting the Book of Revelation (6:8) on the fourth horseman of the apocalypse, and shoots Woman 2. We jump ahead seven years, seven being an important number in Revelation and dice, and meet several other characters, not yet acquainted but...

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