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1. Person of Interest (2011–2016)

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

8.5
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An ex-assassin and a wealthy programmer save lives via a surveillance AI that sends them the identities of civilians involved in impending crimes. However, the details of the crimes--including the civilians' roles--are left a mystery.

Stars: Jim Caviezel, Taraji P. Henson, Kevin Chapman, Michael Emerson

Votes: 141,055

2. Minority Report (2015)

42 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

5.9
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10 years after the end of Precrime in Washington DC one of the three PreCogs attempts to lead on a normal life while still suffering from visions of the future. Will they be able to hold it together or mentally breakdown and give up?

Stars: Meagan Good, Stark Sands, Nick Zano, Daniel London

Votes: 8,729

3. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: About Face (2005)

TV-14 | 46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Amidst meddling by Captain Taylor (who plants one of his staff on her team), Brenda looks into the murder of a movie star's wife.

Director: Michael M. Robin | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 228

4. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Aftertaste (2006)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Investigation into the murder of an owner of a trendy restaurant is complicated by Brenda's odd behavior.

Director: Arvin Brown | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 167

5. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Batter Up (2005)

TV-14 | 46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Brenda is asked to prove a hate crime, but Taylor's interference may finally be enough to ruin the case.

Director: Arvin Brown | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 183

6. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Blue Blood (2006)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Brenda investigates the murder of an off-duty L.A.P.D. officer, and Fritz pressures her for a decision.

Director: Michael M. Robin | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 171

7. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Borderline (2006)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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A fender-bender while on duty interferes with Brenda's investigation into an apparent triple murder with no bodies that may have ties to illegal immigration.

Director: Rick Wallace | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 160

8. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Cherry Bomb (2008)

TV-14 | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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A girl is dead. At Commander Taylor's entreaty, Brenda steps beyond her purview to bring a high school rapist protected by his intimidating policeman father to justice.

Director: Rick Wallace | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 157

9. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Controlled Burn (2008)

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

8.4
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Brenda investigates the murder of a woman and the wild fire she was found in, complicated by the reappearance of Bill Croelick who is either the likeliest suspect or the best resource she'll ever have to find the killer.

Director: Michael M. Robin | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 160

10. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Critical Missing (2006)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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The discovery of two bodies, a Japanese woman and her daughter in an apparent murder/suicide, puts the team on the trail of a possible multiple murderer.

Director: Rick Wallace | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 179

11. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Culture Shock (2007)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Brenda leaves Fritz in charge of her visiting parents while she investigates the death of a Chinese tour bus guide, much to Fritz' and her parents' irritation.

Director: Elodie Keene | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 150

12. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Dial M for Provenza (2008)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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Carjackers compromise Priority Homicide's successful murder-for-hire sting operation when they make off with Lt. Provenza's car, containing all the compiled evidence.

Director: Arvin Brown | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 178

13. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Double Blind (2009)

TV-14 | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Brenda and Fritz both deal with cases on the day before their wedding; Provenza puts his foot down, resulting in a resignation.

Director: Matthew Penn | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 115

14. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Dumb Luck (2007)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Brenda, while ill and with most of her team forced into WMD training, has to solve a murder with just Provenza.

Director: Elodie Keene | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 184

15. Minority Report (2015)
Episode: Everybody Runs (2015)

TV-14 | 42 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.9
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Vega and the precogs must thwart a chemical attack by Memento Mori; Blomfeld wants the precogs back in the milk bath.

Director: Greg Beeman | Stars: Meagan Good, Stark Sands, Nick Zano, Daniel London

Votes: 191

16. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Fantasy Date (2005)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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Brenda works to solve the rape and murder of a congresswoman's daughter.

Director: Greg Yaitanes | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 205

17. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Fatal Retraction (2005)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.8
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Brenda is asked to help keep a criminal imprisoned when the woman he was convicted of murdering shows up recently dead, and her actions alienate everyone. Meanwhile, Captain Taylor makes a fateful decision about supporting one of his men.

Director: Gloria Muzio | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 201

18. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Fate Line (2009)

TV-14 | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Fritz' sister, a newly-discovered 'intuitionist', assists Brenda and her team with a case that involves text messages that imply a murder and a suicide that isn't what it seems.

Director: James Duff | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 118

19. Minority Report (2015)
Episode: Fiddler's Neck (2015)

TV-14 | 42 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.2
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Dash and Arthur think a young, sick girl living in a community that eschews the use of modern technology is in danger.

Director: Nick Hurran | Stars: Meagan Good, Stark Sands, Nick Zano, Daniel London

Votes: 215

20. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Flashpoint (2005)

TV-14 | 46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Brenda's investigation into the murder of a psychiatrist and the drug trial he was conducting is disrupted when Pope leaks confidential information that Flynn uses against her.

Director: Craig Zisk | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 184

21. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Four to Eight (2007)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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A suspected gang retaliation double murder takes a different turn, and Brenda continues to feel ill.

Director: Arvin Brown | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 184

22. Minority Report (2015)
Episode: Fredi (2015)

TV-14 | 42 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.5
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Dash goes undercover to catch a woman suspected of having a vendetta against her sister's killers. Meanwhile, Agatha begins to set her own plans in motion.

Director: Olatunde Osunsanmi | Stars: Meagan Good, Stark Sands, Nick Zano, Daniel London

Votes: 267

23. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Good Faith (2009)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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Dr. Morales calls in a favor when he believes a suicide is murder, interfering with Brenda planning her wedding with her parents.

Director: Elodie Keene | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 113

24. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Good Housekeeping (2005)

TV-14 | 46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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Brenda's investigation into the rape and murder of a young girl begins to affect her emotions, and in order to close the case she makes an unlikely deal.

Director: Michael M. Robin | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 195

25. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Grave Doubts (2007)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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The discovery of a body at a building site dating back to the L.A. Riots puts Brenda on a collision course with a priest, a politician, and one of her team.

Director: Arvin Brown | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 165

26. Minority Report (2015)
Episode: Hawk-Eye (2015)

TV-14 | 44 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.1
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Vega wants Dash to be the analyst for Hawk-Eye, a new police program monitoring suspicious behavior; Dash and Vega wonder what Arthur's plans are.

Director: Allan Arkush | Stars: Stark Sands, Meagan Good, Nick Zano, Daniel London

Votes: 284

27. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Heroic Measures (2006)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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An 8-year-old boy dies and his distraught friend blames himself for his death. As the grieving mother casts blame on the doctors, the detectives look into her as the responsible party.

Director: Nelson McCormick | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 189

28. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Homewrecker (2007)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.8
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When a father, mother and daughter are found stabbed to death in their home, the surviving son is found cowering in the attic, high and claiming innocence.

Director: Michael M. Robin | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 214

29. Minority Report (2015)
Episode: Honor Among Thieves (2015)

TV-14 | 42 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.4
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Things don't go as planned when Dash tries to investigate a murder on his own, forcing Vega to seek Arthur's help; personal details of the past are revealed.

Director: Sarah Pia Anderson | Stars: Stark Sands, Meagan Good, Nick Zano, Daniel London

Votes: 210

30. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: L.A. Woman (2005)

TV-14 | 46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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The investigation of the murder of a Middle Eastern businessman and his bodyguard is complicated by the FBI who believe the case to be related to terrorism.

Director: Rick Wallace | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 178

31. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Live Wire (2008)

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

8.2
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A murdered man wearing a wire is discovered in an alley. Once he's identified, his ties to an FBI drug case put Brenda in conflict with Fritz.

Director: Elodie Keene | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 124

32. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Lovers Leap (2007)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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A relentless Homeland Security auditor is found dead, but it wasn't the car crash that killed her. Fresh from surgery, Brenda is on the case but soon contracts a case of poison oak.

Director: Jesse Bochco | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 141

33. Minority Report (2015)
Episode: Memento Mori (2015)

TV-14 | 42 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.4
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Upon learning the Defense Intelligence Agency is on the trail of the precooks, Black withholds pertinent information and Arthur decides to take matters into his own hands to rescue them.

Director: Olatunde Osunsanmi | Stars: Stark Sands, Meagan Good, Nick Zano, Daniel London

Votes: 169

34. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Mom Duty (2006)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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When a juror dies during a mob boss trial, Brenda has to finesse her way to questioning the remaining jurors. Meanwhile, an unannounced visit put her plans with Fritz on hold.

Director: Gloria Muzio | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 171

35. Minority Report (2015)
Episode: Mr. Nice Guy (2015)

TV-14 | 44 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

6.8
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Dash and Vega combine their efforts to track down a killer who is in a state of heartbreak. Dash also continues to try and get in touch with his siblings.

Director: Greg Beeman | Stars: Meagan Good, Stark Sands, Nick Zano, Daniel London

Votes: 335

36. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: No Good Deed (2006)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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The shooting of a witness may free a murderer, and as the team investigates the involvement of a Catholic school's Civics class, a bombshell is dropped in the "murder room."

Director: Charles Haid | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 152

37. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Out of Focus (2006)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Brenda investigates the apparent suicide of a "stalkerazzo," and Fritz receives a disturbing phone call.

Director: Michael M. Robin | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 156

38. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Overkill (2006)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.7
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The death of an FBI informant's wife and an agent puts Fritz in the role of peacekeeper between the FBI Special Agent in charge and Brenda.

Director: Michael M. Robin | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 163

39. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Pilot (2005)

TV-14 | 53 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Brenda Johnson arrives in L.A. where she faces resentment from her peers and squad during her first investigation - a woman beaten to death, whose suspected murderer has disappeared along with all evidence of his existence.

Director: Michael M. Robin | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 289

40. Minority Report (2015)
Episode: Pilot (2015)

TV-14 | 46 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

6.6
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Detective Vega gets help from Dash, a precog who can see murders before they happen. After seeing the death of a politician's wife, the two work together while trying to protect Dash's secret.

Director: Mark Mylod | Stars: Stark Sands, Meagan Good, Nick Zano, Daniel London

Votes: 585

41. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Problem Child (2008)

TV-14 | 45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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A 13-year-old boy goes missing, and the more Brenda's team looks into it, the more they can't find anyone who wouldn't want him dead.

Director: Scott Ellis | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 133

42. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Ruby (2007)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.7
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When a little girl is abducted, Sergeant Gabriel steps over a line for results, jeopardizing the case and his career.

Director: Michael M. Robin | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 208

43. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Saving Face (2007)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.7
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Brenda becomes the most downloaded video on YouTube after being assaulted by a bride whose wedding she's stopped due to a corpse falling out of a casket.

Director: Michael Pressman | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 202

44. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Serving the King: Part 1 (2006)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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Brenda, on paid administrative leave after the station shooting, is bored from inactivity. Salvation in the form of a covert ops assignment may be more than she bargained for, even if it means regaining her team.

Director: Arvin Brown | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 164

45. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Serving the King: Part 2 (2006)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.7
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Although Brenda has extorted her team back, the consequences may prove deadly as she probes deeper into a young man's death.

Director: Kevin Bacon | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 168

46. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Show Yourself (2005)

TV-14 | 46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Brenda forms an alliance with a man while searching for a sniper, but her trust is put to the test when he manipulates and out-maneuvers her, causing a gang backlash.

Director: Michael M. Robin | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 197

47. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Slippin' (2006)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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The murder of two USC students in an apparent gang shooting that leaves another in the hospital has Brenda juggling responsibilities for entertaining her mother and solving the case.

Director: Elodie Keene | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 166

48. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Speed Bump (2008)

TV-14 | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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The team investigates the hit-and-run death of one of Flynn's old cases, and Brenda works on her political skills when it turns out the case may lead to a Hollywood director and his wife.

Director: Arvin Brown | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 127

49. The Closer (2005–2012)
Episode: Standards and Practices (2005)

TV-14 | 50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.8
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Captain Taylor makes his move against Brenda, meaning she must juggle concerns of an I.A. investigation with solving the murder of a famous producer.

Director: Michael M. Robin | Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 199

50. Minority Report (2015)
Episode: The American Dream (2015)

TV-14 | 43 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.0
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Dash and Vega are faced with distrust from the community when they follow a vision to the Southside; Blake's suspicions intensify.

Director: Adam Kane | Stars: Meagan Good, Stark Sands, Nick Zano, Daniel London

Votes: 181