Emotional Depth ... Charges
by Richard Buxton
Despite ticking all of the modern day TV drama boxes and applying them to an unfamiliar, intense, and thrilling high-concept premise and setting, ABC’s LAST RESORT only lasted a single season in today’s cutthroat television industry. The singular single season follows the crew of the USS Colorado - declared enemies of their own nation after defying orders to launch a nuclear attack on Pakistan - as they struggle to uncover a government conspiracy while fighting for their lives and justice on an island in the middle of the Indian Ocean.
Scored by prolific television composer ROBERT DUNCAN (CASTLE, THE UNIT, BUFFY), LAST RESORT meets all of the requirements one could set for a military conspiracy drama. The score could quite easily be mistaken for a major Hollywood film production ...