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Cracker: Mind Over Murder 

Cracker (original title)
Unconventional psychologist Gerry "Fitz" Fitzgerald is one of the best police interrogators in the business, mostly because his own quirks and perversities help him get inside the criminal mind.
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 Judith Fitzgerald 16 episodes, 1997-1999
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 Michael Fitzgerald 16 episodes, 1997-1999
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 Detective Danny Watlington 15 episodes, 1997-1999
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 Detective Parker / ... 15 episodes, 1997-1999
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 Det. Hannah Tyler 14 episodes, 1997-1999
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 Lieutenant Fry 13 episodes, 1997-1999
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 Hope Fitzgerald 8 episodes, 1997-1999
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Gerry "Fitz" Fitzgerald is a troubled doctor of psychology. To be able to pay the bills, he gives lectures at colleges, has a small practice in a mini-mall, has his own radio show, and helps the Los Angeles police department solve difficult cases. But that's only true when he doesn't have to deal with his own inner demons, which include drinking, gambling, extramarital affairs, and a tense relationship with his wife Judith and son Michael. Written by Anonymous

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Cancelled after airing eleven shows, the remaining five shows aired a year later on the A&E Network. See more »

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Remake of Cracker (1993) See more »

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A VERY poor American imitation of the excellent British series
9 August 2002 | by See all my reviews

Like many remakes (Dr Who springs to mind!) this is a VERY poor American imitation of the excellent British series. Robert Pastorelli's version of Robbie Coltrane's character "Fitz" lacks the subtlety and the lovable character weaknesses (eg gambling) that Coltrane gave him: Pastorelli's Fitz is just too perfect. The whole series lacks the magic of the British one. Verdict: 1/10 for trying (but failing!).


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