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2. Chicago Fire (2012– )
Episode: The Sky Is Falling (2016)

TV-14 | 43 min | Action, Drama

9.2
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Mysterious threats begin to emerge throughout Chicago and the situation gets worse when news of a mass shooting brings Firehouse 51 into a dangerous scene.

Creators: Michael Brandt, Derek Haas | Director: Joe Chappelle | Stars: Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney, Monica Raymund, Kara Killmer

Votes: 158

3. Chicago Fire (2012– )
Episode: Just Drive the Truck (2014)

TV-14 | 42 min | Action, Drama

9.1
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Tensions run high when trucks from two firehouses collide and fingers are pointed towards Cruz for his driving.

Creators: Michael Brandt, Derek Haas | Director: Sanford Bookstaver | Stars: Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney, Monica Raymund, Kara Killmer

Votes: 175

4. The Dark Knight (2008)

PG-13 | 152 min | Action, Crime, Drama

9.0
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82 Metascore

When the menace known as the Joker wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, the caped crusader must come to terms with one of the greatest psychological tests of his ability to fight injustice.

Writers: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan, David S. Goyer, Bob Kane | Director: Christopher Nolan | Stars: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart, Michael Caine

Votes: 1,667,844 | Gross: $533.32M

5. Dawiseguys (2011– )

10 min | Crime

9.0
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Told through the eyes of a former mobster now in the witness protection program. Corrupt politicians and the Chicago mob, in the end, what's the difference?

Stars: Don Kress, Alex Kazhinsky, John D'Andrea, Anna Dulin

Votes: 5

6. The Platoon of Power Squadron (2009– )
Episode: Barrier (2012)

44 min | Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi

9.0
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The sixth episode of a web series about 20-somethings with super powers, The Platoon of Power Squadron is a realistic look at what it means for working class people to try and harness ... See full summary »

Writer: Jake Jarvi | Director: Jake Jarvi | Stars: Craig Benzine, Eliza Toser, Carlyn Janus, Jake Jarvi

Votes: 56

7. Shameless (2011– )
Episode: Iron City (2014)

TV-MA | 56 min | Comedy, Drama

9.0
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An accident lands Fiona in county jail. Frank gets some sobering news.

Creators: John Wells, Paul Abbott | Director: James Ponsoldt | Stars: William H. Macy, Emmy Rossum, Jeremy Allen White, Ethan Cutkosky

Votes: 614

8. Chicago Fire (2012– )
Episode: Let It Burn (2015)

TV-14 | 60 min | Action, Drama

8.8
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Casey finds himself in dangerous territory at the center of an undercover operation to bring down a trafficking ring out of Nesbitt's strip club.

Creators: Michael Brandt, Derek Haas | Director: Joe Chappelle | Stars: Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney, Monica Raymund, Kara Killmer

Votes: 159

9. Chicago Fire (2012– )
Episode: You Know Where to Find Me (2015)

TV-14 | 43 min | Action, Drama

8.8
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Mills tries to save a driver who's been seriously injured in a car accident. Meanwhile, Casey has doubts about the owner of a remodeled strip club and Hermann, Otis and Cruz prepare for the peewee hockey championship.

Creators: Michael Brandt, Derek Haas | Director: Jean de Segonzac | Stars: Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney, Monica Raymund, Kara Killmer

Votes: 139

10. Shameless (2011– )

TV-MA | 46 min | Comedy, Drama

8.7
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An alcoholic man lives in a perpetual stupor while his six children with whom he lives cope as best they can.

Creators: John Wells, Paul Abbott | Stars: Emmy Rossum, William H. Macy, Ethan Cutkosky, Shanola Hampton

Votes: 96,882

11. Inside America (2009)

6 min | Short, Comedy

8.7
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A documentary news show that takes you inside America! This week... Drake Tanner tackles the case of two close-knit transit employees nearly torn apart by discrimination.

Writers: Scott Feigen, Beth Parenteau, Heather Cates, Mike Braam, Beatrice Schneider, Terry Jun, Raminder Chadha, Allen Liberty, Jerry A. Vasilatos | Director: Jerry A. Vasilatos | Stars: Kirsty Collins, Scott Feigen, Kennerly Kitt, Camille Kitt

Votes: 7

12. Shameless (2011– )
Episode: Pilot (2011)

TV-MA | 58 min | Comedy, Drama

8.5
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In the Season 1 premiere, drunken father Frank is no use to his dysfunctional family; Fiona meets a handsome stranger when her purse is stolen; Lip is shocked to discover his brother Ian is... See full summary »

Writers: Paul Abbott, John Wells | Director: Mark Mylod | Stars: William H. Macy, Emmy Rossum, Justin Chatwin, Ethan Cutkosky

Votes: 1,089

13. Leverage (2008–2012)
Episode: The Nigerian Job (2008)

TV-PG | 42 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

8.5
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When Nathan Ford, a former insurance company investigator, is approached by a man asking him to help retrieve some stolen property, he is dubious. When he finds out that the job requires ... See full summary »

Creators: John Rogers, Chris Downey | Director: Dean Devlin | Stars: Timothy Hutton, Gina Bellman, Christian Kane, Beth Riesgraf

Votes: 688

14. Chicago Fire (2012– )
Episode: Where the Collapse Started (2016)

TV-14 | 41 min | Action, Drama

8.5
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Firehouse 51 heads to the scene of a building collapse where dozens of lives are on the line.

Creators: Michael Brandt, Derek Haas | Director: Sanford Bookstaver | Stars: Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney, Monica Raymund, Kara Killmer

Votes: 82

15. Matadors (2010 TV Movie)

Drama

8.3
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Two wealthy families in Chicago find themselves in an on-going struggle of pride and power.

Writer: Jack Orman | Director: Yves Simoneau | Stars: Stephen Lang, Kiele Sanchez, Michael Rooker, Zach Gilford

Votes: 23

16. The Mob Doctor (2012–2013)
Episode: Game Changers (2012)

TV-14 | 44 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Franco (James Carpinello) presses the FBI to keep him undercover to investigate Constantine's (William Forsythe) efforts to consolidate control over Chicago's competing crime families. ... See full summary »

Creators: Josh Berman, Rob Wright | Director: David Grossman | Stars: Jordana Spiro, William Forsythe, James Carpinello, Zach Gilford

Votes: 46

17. American Greed (2007– )

Documentary

8.2
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Add a Plot

Stars: Stacy Keach, Katharin 'Ladie K' Mraz, Kristin Reyer, Michael Shnayerson

Votes: 173

18. The Platoon of Power Squadron (2009– )

Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi

8.2
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It's hard enough making a living in your 20's, try and make a legacy.

Creator: Jake Jarvi | Stars: Craig Benzine, Eliza Toser, Carlyn Janus, Jake Jarvi

Votes: 103

19. The Line (2010 TV Movie)

Drama

8.2
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When his teenage daughter is kidnapped and buried alive, an ATF agent desperately tries to find her before her air runs out.

Stars: Michael Rapaport, Sandrine Holt, Lorraine Toussaint, Terry Kinney

Votes: 16

20. CSI: NY (2004–2013)
Episode: The Thing About Heroes... (2007)

TV-14 | 43 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.2
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The clues in Bonasera's puzzle lead Mac back to Chicago, where he must confront a traumatic event from his youth. Bonasera also discovers that her admirer is directly connected to the case.

Creators: Anthony E. Zuiker, Ann Donahue, Carol Mendelsohn | Director: Anthony Hemingway | Stars: Gary Sinise, Melina Kanakaredes, Carmine Giovinazzo, Anna Belknap

Votes: 167

21. Boss (2011–2012)

TV-MA | 56 min | Crime, Drama

8.1
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Mayor Tom Kane, diagnosed with a dementia disorder, struggles to keep his grip on power in Chicago.

Creator: Farhad Safinia | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 15,308

22. The Chicago Code (2011)
Episode: St. Valentine's Day Massacre (2011)

TV-14 | 44 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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Wysocki investigates a massacre at a restaurant in Lincoln Park just as Colvin faces a crucial vote from the F.O.P.. Meanwhile, Isaac and Vonda are deposed in a lawsuit.

Creator: Shawn Ryan | Director: Michael Offer | Stars: Jason Clarke, Jennifer Beals, Matt Lauria, Devin Kelley

Votes: 64

23. The Beast (2009– )

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.0
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A veteran FBI agent is assigned a new partner, unaware that he was recruited as a double agent to investigate his activities.

Creators: Vincent Angell, William Rotko | Stars: Patrick Swayze, Travis Fimmel, Lindsay Pulsipher, Kevin J. O'Connor

Votes: 2,310

24. CSI: NY (2004–2013)
Episode: One Wedding and a Funeral (2007)

TV-14 | 43 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.0
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A man about to be married is found dead in his dressing room on his wedding day, and Bonasera is left with a series of puzzles which are tied to an event in Taylor's past.

Creators: Anthony E. Zuiker, Ann Donahue, Carol Mendelsohn | Director: Rob Bailey | Stars: Gary Sinise, Melina Kanakaredes, Carmine Giovinazzo, Anna Belknap

Votes: 148

25. Boss (2011–2012)
Episode: Spit (2011)

TV-MA | 56 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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Kane takes an unannounced break from City Hall as his political image hits an all-time low. The election looms and he'll need to enlist the help of others to weather this storm. Kitty, at ... See full summary »

Creator: Farhad Safinia | Director: Mario Van Peebles | Stars: Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware, Jeff Hephner

Votes: 160

26. Chicago Fire (2012– )

43 min | Action, Drama

7.9
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The story of firefighters in Chicago, both on a personal and professional level.

Creators: Michael Brandt, Derek Haas | Stars: Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney, Monica Raymund, Yuri Sardarov

Votes: 22,622

27. Leverage (2008–2012)

TV-PG | 42 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.9
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A crew of high-tech crooks attempt to steal from wealthy criminals and corrupt businessmen.

Creators: Chris Downey, John Rogers | Stars: Timothy Hutton, Gina Bellman, Christian Kane, Beth Riesgraf

Votes: 34,807

28. The Mob Doctor (2012–2013)
Episode: Confessions (2012)

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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As Grace (Jordana Spiro) and Brett (Zach Gilford) treat a priest who was bitten during an exorcism, a botched collection draws Nate deeper into the mob. Meanwhile, Franco's undercover ... See full summary »

Creators: Josh Berman, Rob Wright | Director: Peter Weller | Stars: Jordana Spiro, William Forsythe, James Carpinello, Zach Gilford

Votes: 51

29. The Chicago Code (2011)

44 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.8
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Detective Jarek Wysocki, one of Chicago's toughest cops, struggles to clean up the town's violence and corruption.

Creator: Shawn Ryan | Stars: Jason Clarke, Jennifer Beals, Matt Lauria, Devin Kelley

Votes: 7,127

30. The Beast (2009– )
Episode: Pilot (2009)

TV-14 | 48 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.8
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Maverick FBI agent Charles Barker reluctantly takes on rookie agent Ellis Dove and goes undercover to find out about an illegal weapons ring and bring it down. Ellis is approached by senior... See full summary »

Creators: Vincent Angell, William Rotko | Director: Michael Dinner | Stars: Patrick Swayze, Travis Fimmel, Lawrence Gilliard Jr., Brette Taylor

Votes: 97

31. Cafe Kremlin (2012– )

Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.6
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Two young gamblers Michael and Banks start a business in Chicago from their gambling habit and take it underground. Big trouble starts when a slick Russian gambler named Sergei start placing bets with the boys.

Creators: Joseph Graziani, Joseph Lampugnano | Stars: Jon Kasunic, Vernon A. Hintt III, Harry W. Walters, Jordan Miczek

Votes: 18

32. American Greed (2007– )
Episode: Madoff Behind Bars (2010)

44 min | Documentary

7.5
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American Greed looks at Bernie Madoff the mastermind behind the biggest Ponzi scheme in American history. After confessing to his crimes, he is sentenced to 150 years in prison. He takes up... See full summary »

Stars: Stacy Keach, Ronnie Sue Ambrosino, Scott Cohn, Harry Coleman

Votes: 8

33. Betrayal (2013–2014)
Episode: Pilot (2013)

TV-14 | 44 min | Drama

7.4
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Sara's husband will be facing off with Jack in a high-profile murder case.

Creators: Frank Ketelaar, Robert Kievit, David Zabel | Director: Patty Jenkins | Stars: Hannah Ware, Henry Thomas, Wendy Moniz, Chris J. Johnson

Votes: 129

34. The Express (2008)

PG | 130 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.3
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58 Metascore

A drama based on the life of college football hero Ernie Davis, the first African-American to win the Heisman Trophy.

Writers: Charles Leavitt, Robert Gallagher | Director: Gary Fleder | Stars: Rob Brown, Dennis Quaid, Clancy Brown, Darrin Dewitt Henson

Votes: 16,629 | Gross: $9.59M

35. Betrayal (2013–2014)

60 min | Drama

7.1
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Centers on Sara, a beautiful but unhappily married female photographer who begins a torrid affair with Jack, a lawyer for a powerful family.

Creators: David Zabel, Frank Ketelaar, Robert Kievit | Stars: Hannah Ware, Henry Thomas, Wendy Moniz, Braeden Lemasters

Votes: 3,758

36. CSI: NY (2004–2013)

TV-14 | 43 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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CSI Head Detective Mac Taylor and his team solve crimes in New York City.

Creators: Ann Donahue, Carol Mendelsohn, Anthony E. Zuiker | Stars: Gary Sinise, Carmine Giovinazzo, Hill Harper, Eddie Cahill

Votes: 36,449

37. Public Enemies (2009)

R | 140 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.0
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70 Metascore

The Feds try to take down notorious American gangsters John Dillinger, Baby Face Nelson and Pretty Boy Floyd during a booming crime wave in the 1930s.

Writers: Ronan Bennett, Michael Mann, Ann Biderman, Bryan Burrough | Director: Michael Mann | Stars: Christian Bale, Johnny Depp, David Wenham, Christian Stolte

Votes: 230,384 | Gross: $97.03M

38. The Last Rites of Joe May (2011)

107 min | Drama

7.0
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64 Metascore

THE LAST RITES OF JOE MAY chronicles the last days in the life of Joe May, an aging, short money hustler who always believed that a glorious destiny awaited him around every corner. Now in ... See full summary »

Writer: Joe Maggio | Director: Joe Maggio | Stars: Dennis Farina, Matt DeCaro, Meredith Droeger, Jamie Anne Allman

Votes: 543

39. Desertion (2008)

95 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
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Jane Nichols a successful New York Ad Executive leaves her husband and her picture perfect world to find her roots. Getting on a train to the "middle of nowhere" Jane finds herself in ... See full summary »

Writers: Francine Michelle, Joel Miller | Director: Francine Michelle | Stars: Kim Rhodes, Brian Krause, Robert Maschio, Patricia Belcher

Votes: 22

40. Voices from the Graves (2006)

Thriller

6.8
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A Chicago Police Detective is being investigated by the departments Internal affairs division for misconduct following his confession of ghost sightings.

Writer: Tony DeGuide | Director: Tony DeGuide | Stars: Ron Dean, William Smith, Robert Z'Dar, Tane McClure

Votes: 29

41. Callback (2014)

Drama

6.7
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Add a Plot

Writers: Kalle Jogisoo, Travis Legge | Director: Jesse Allen Michael Hibbs | Stars: Kalle Jogisoo, Shannon Brown, Mino Mackic, Don Kress

Votes: 28

42. Contagion (2011)

PG-13 | 106 min | Drama, Thriller

6.6
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70 Metascore

Healthcare professionals, government officials and everyday people find themselves in the midst of a worldwide epidemic as the CDC works to find a cure.

Writer: Scott Z. Burns | Director: Steven Soderbergh | Stars: Matt Damon, Kate Winslet, Jude Law, Gwyneth Paltrow

Votes: 180,015 | Gross: $75.64M

43. Eagle Eye (2008)

PG-13 | 118 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

6.6
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43 Metascore

Jerry and Rachel are two strangers thrown together by a mysterious phone call from a woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, she pushes Jerry and Rachel into a series of increasingly dangerous situations, using the technology of everyday life to track and control their every move.

Writers: John Glenn, Travis Wright, Hillary Seitz, Dan McDermott | Director: D.J. Caruso | Stars: Shia LaBeouf, Michelle Monaghan, Rosario Dawson, Michael Chiklis

Votes: 150,440 | Gross: $101.11M

44. The Playboy Club (2011– )

60 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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Centers on the Bunnies and patrons of the original Playboy Club in 1960s Chicago.

Creator: Chad Hodge | Stars: Randy Steinmeyer, Eddie Cibrian, David Krumholtz, Laura Benanti

Votes: 4,504

45. One Small Hitch (2013)

105 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
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On a flight home to Chicago for a family wedding, childhood friends Josh and Molly innocently agree to fake a wedding engagement to make Josh's dying father happy. Things quickly get out of... See full summary »

Writer: Dode B. Levenson | Director: John Burgess | Stars: Shane McRae, Aubrey Dollar, Daniel J. Travanti, Janet Ulrich Brooks

Votes: 2,881 | Gross: $0.01M

46. 20/20 (1978– )

60 min | Documentary, News

6.6
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A.B.C.'s original hour-long news magazine.

Creator: Roone Arledge | Stars: Elizabeth Vargas, David Muir, Barbara Walters, Deborah Roberts

Votes: 1,027

47. The Playboy Club (2011– )
Episode: Pilot (2011)

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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When new bunny Maureen begins working at the club, she quickly gets caught up in a dangerous situation with life altering consequences. Coming to her aid is Nick Dalton, one of Chicago's ... See full summary »

Writers: Chad Hodge, Becky Mode | Director: Alan Taylor | Stars: Eddie Cibrian, Laura Benanti, Amber Heard, Jenna Dewan Tatum

Votes: 129

48. The Informant! (2009)

R | 108 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.5
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66 Metascore

The U.S. government decides to go after an agro-business giant with a price-fixing accusation, based on the evidence submitted by their star witness, vice president-turned-informant Mark Whitacre.

Writers: Scott Z. Burns, Kurt Eichenwald | Director: Steven Soderbergh | Stars: Matt Damon, Tony Hale, Patton Oswalt, Lucas McHugh Carroll

Votes: 52,733 | Gross: $33.31M

49. The Mob Doctor (2012–2013)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.5
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A young thoracic surgeon becomes indebted to the South Chicago mafia and is forced to moonlight as a mob doctor, while also working full time at Chicago's most prominent hospital.

Creators: Josh Berman, Rob Wright | Stars: Jordana Spiro, William Forsythe, James Carpinello, Zach Gilford

Votes: 3,776

50. The Great Chicago Filmmaker (2014)

90 min | Comedy

6.5
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Follow along with film student, Paul Murphy over his 10-day-long shoot on the biggest indie flick of the decade! Discover the riveting and scandalous, fictional true story of what made the ... See full summary »

Writers: Michael Jolls, Laurence F. Knapp, Josh Levine, Sriram Parthasarathy, Natalia Samoylova, Devin Sanclemente | Director: Michael Jolls | Stars: Devin Sanclemente, Sriram Parthasarathy, James Kim, Natalia Samoylova

Votes: 31