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Syfy shows some guts by bringing back 'Van Helsing' and flipping the typical post-apocalyptic tale

Syfy shows some guts by bringing back 'Van Helsing' and flipping the typical post-apocalyptic tale

Oh Syfy, you crazy outlier of a network.

Just when it would seem to any reasonable group of people, that the last thing television needs is another post-apocalyptic tale of vampires run amok, you give us “Van Helsing.”

A title that still evokes snickers among anyone who saw the unintentionally hilarious Hugh Jackman movie of the same name.

Honestly, bonus points just for having the courage to throw that name up on the screen, though this Van Helsing is, obviously, not that Van Helsing.

This is Vanessa Van Helsing (Kelly Overton), Syfy’s latest tough-as-nails heroine who we are told, right from the get-go, is humanity’s only...

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