|The Mad Doctor|
So two years and 10 million dollars later, Mockingbird Lane was completed and NBC was reportedly unhappy with the final product. However, to save face, NBC agreed to premiere the pilot as a Halloween special leading into its fairy-tale horror/police procedural hit Grimm, which frankly was a decent fit for ML.
|The new family on the block|
So there's the backstory and the plot, and here's the skinny: We at the Monster Shop are, unfortunately, still neutral on this show. It was neither completely without redemption nor truly awful; in fact, it was much like New Coke. It's not that it was terrible, just that it wasn't there. And believe it or not, the major problem for Mockingbird Lane is the new Munsters themselves.
|In the end, it's all about heart, which is part of the problem|
|The good and the bad get ugly|
There you go.
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