Bury the Lead (2002–2005)
"The Eleventh Hour" (original title)

TV Series  -   -  Drama
7.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.3/10 from 85 users  
Reviews: 3 user | 2 critic

A drama that goes "behind the scenes" of a television prime-time news magazine (similar "Undercurrents" and the like).

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 98 titles
created 12 Oct 2011
 

Related Items

Search for "Bury the Lead" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Bury the Lead (2002–2005)

Bury the Lead (2002–2005) on IMDb 7.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Bury the Lead.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



3   2   1  
2005   2004   2003   2002  
12 wins & 41 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Would Be Kings (TV Mini-Series 2008)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Two drug-squad cops who are both cousins and best friends see their relationships and families threatened by police corruption within their force.

Stars: Currie Graham, Ben Bass, Robert Forster
Sweet Destiny (2004)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

In a community which values boys over girls, Gugan, a young feisty Indo-Canadian girl sets on collision course with her traditionally-minded mother when she gets pregnant out of wedlock...with triplet girls!

Director: Gaurav Seth
Stars: Shaheen Khan, Juggan Kazim, Jasbir Mann
Last Exit (TV Movie 2006)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Shattered windshields. Twisted wreckage. Last Exit is an action-suspense drama that tells the parallel stories of two ordinary women - one, a single mother barely supporting her handicapped... See full summary »

Director: John Fawcett
Stars: Kathleen Robertson, Andrea Roth, Noah Bernett
The Good Sister (TV Movie 2014)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Struggling with marital problems, a man begins a passionate affair with his wife's long-lost, twin sister.

Director: Philippe Gagnon
Stars: Sonya Walger, Ben Bass, Bobbie Phillips
Cra$h & Burn (2009–2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Stars: Luke Kirby, Caroline Cave, Leela Savasta
Eleventh Hour (TV Series 2006)
Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Eleventh Hour is a new TV series which stars Patrick Stewart as a scientist who works for the Home Office.

Stars: Patrick Stewart, Ashley Jensen, Jane Lapotaire
Da Vinci's City Hall (2005–2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Dominic Da Vinci, former Coroner and Police Officer in Vancouver, BC, starts his first term as the newly elected mayor of Vancouver.

Stars: Nicholas Campbell, Mylène Dinh-Robic, Benjamin Ratner
Deep in the City (1999–2000)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Flesh and Blood is a contemporary upstairs downstairs that follows the parallel and intersecting lives of people in Toronto. Lives brought together by a murder where the ring of a gunshot ... See full summary »

Stars: Torri Higginson, John Ralston, Shannon Lawson
Tom Stone (2002–2003)
Drama | Thriller | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Tom Stone is a charming rogue with a colourful past. As an ex-cop, ex-rig worker and ex-con, he's got just the skills the Mounties need to uncover low crime in high places.

Stars: Chris William Martin, Janet Kidder, Stuart Margolin
Beggars and Choosers (1999–2001)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

The amusing trials of the executive staff of a television network.

Stars: Brian Kerwin, Charlotte Ross, Tuc Watkins
Jeff Ltd. (TV Series 2005)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.2/10 X  
Stars: Jeff Seymour, Inga Cadranel, Jesse Bond
The Riverbank (2012)
Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

A woman returns to her hometown following the death of her fathers second wife, which leads her to uncover dark family secrets.

Director: John L'Ecuyer
Stars: Rick Roberts, Kenneth Welsh, Kari Matchett
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Kamal Azizi (38 episodes, 2002-2005)
Edit

Storyline

On TV, the newsmagazine show, The Eleventh Hour, has made a name for itself for insightful news stories. In this series, we see follow the efforts of the journalists as they struggle to investigate their stories. Yet for their efforts, they must also contend with their producers who must balance their journalistic integrity with the demands of their corporate superiors who don't always share the same priorities to the truth. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (kchishol@rogers.com)

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 November 2002 (Canada)  »

Also Known As:

Bury the Lead  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(26 episodes) | (39 episodes)

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

An Insightful Series into the nature of Canadian TV Journalism
25 April 2003 | by (London, Ontario, Canada) – See all my reviews

As short lived as this series appears to be due to government fund budget cuts, it has still been pleasure seeing this wonderful series.

This series is the best qualities of the feature film, The Insider, put to TV. In seeing the struggles of a crusading TV newsmagazine, we see the dramatic presentation of the same kind of battle of journalist integrity of the reporters vs. financial expediency on the part of management. Put into a Canadian context, this series gives me, a Canadian, a perspective into our nation's media reality even if it is through the prism of fiction.

This series has real value in Canadian TV and its loss will be grevious.


12 of 13 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Worst Show Ever SextonMcGrath
Season Two jinniloveH
DVD? CJW
Third Series To Air tokrarosha
Who is in the cast? jinniloveH
Mailing list for this show kingmike_1
Discuss Bury the Lead (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page