Know Your Joss Whedon: How 'Buffy' and 'Firefly' Forecast 'Dollhouse'

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If you know your <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB005345" title="Joss Whedon" href="/topic/entertainment/television/joss-whedon-PECLB005345.topic">Joss Whedon</a>, then sight unseen, you can probably predict certain elements of his latest FOX series " <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ENTTV00000016" title="Dollhouse (tv program)" href="/topic/entertainment/television/dollhouse-%28tv-program%29-ENTTV00000016.topic"><a href="http://tvlistings.zap2it.com/tv/dollhouse/EP01059106">Dollhouse</a></a>."<br>
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Any follower of " <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ENTTV00000054" title="Buffy the Vampire Slayer (tv program)" href="/topic/entertainment/television/buffy-the-vampire-slayer-%28tv-program%29-ENTTV00000054.topic"><a href="http://tvlistings.zap2it.com/tv/buffy-the-vampire-slayer/EP00213110">Buffy the Vampire Slayer</a></a>," " <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ENTTV00000055" title="Angel (tv program)" href="/topic/entertainment/television/angel-%28tv-program%29-ENTTV00000055.topic"><a href="http://tvlistings.zap2it.com/tv/angel/EP00317395">Angel</a></a>," <a href="http://tvlistings.zap2it.com/tv/firefly/EP00524463">"Firefly/Serenity"</a> or even "Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog"* will recognize the following Whedon hallmarks, whether it's incredibly strong female protagonists or the fact that romantic relationships don't usually end well.<br>
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But even if you're a newcomer to Whedon's fertile mind, Zap2it has compiled a list of Whedon hallmarks that you can expect to see in "Dollhouse."<br>
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*Spoiler alert - Plot points of certain episodes in these series may be revealed.<br>
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<i> -- Text by Hanh Nguyen</i>
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If you know your Joss Whedon, then sight unseen, you can probably predict certain elements of his latest FOX series " Dollhouse."

Any follower of " Buffy the Vampire Slayer," " Angel," "Firefly/Serenity" or even "Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog"* will recognize the following Whedon hallmarks, whether it's incredibly strong female protagonists or the fact that romantic relationships don't usually end well.

But even if you're a newcomer to Whedon's fertile mind, Zap2it has compiled a list of Whedon hallmarks that you can expect to see in "Dollhouse."

*Spoiler alert - Plot points of certain episodes in these series may be revealed.

-- Text by Hanh Nguyen

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