Line of Fire (2003–2004)

TV Series  -   -  Drama | Crime
7.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.4/10 from 195 users  
Reviews: 18 user | 2 critic

A "political drama" that juxtaposes the stories of a young female F.B.I. agent (Bibb) and a mobster (Paymer).

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 254 titles
created 11 Jul 2011
 
a list of 21 titles
created 20 Oct 2011
 
a list of 625 titles
created 02 Sep 2013
 
a list of 367 titles
created 19 Oct 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Line of Fire" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Line of Fire (2003–2004)

Line of Fire (2003–2004) on IMDb 7.4/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Line of Fire.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
Unknown   2004   2003  
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Conviction (TV Series 2006)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

ADA Alexandra Cabot from "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" returns as the bureau chief for the group of young ADAs. According to Dick Wolf, "'Conviction' will be a 'charactercedural,' we ... See full summary »

Stars: Eric Balfour, Jordan Bridges, Milena Govich
Wilder Days (TV Movie 2003)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Director: David M. Evans
Stars: Peter Falk, Tim Daly, Josh Hutcherson
The Mountain (2004–2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A young man returns to the family business of running a popular ski resort after the death of his grandfather and soon faces off against the rest of his estranged family over running the resort.

Stars: Oliver Hudson, Anson Mount, Tara Thompson
Party Wagon (TV Movie 2004)
Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Directors: Craig Bartlett, Tuck Tucker
Stars: Sean Astin, Pamela Hayden, Scott Lawrence
Line of Fire (TV Series 2002)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Stars: Duncan Anderson, Lloyd Clark, Christopher Kent
House Blend (TV Movie 2002)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Director: John Whitesell
Stars: Amy Yasbeck, Dan Cortese, Sean Faris
Becoming Glen (TV Movie 2002)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Stars: Johnny Galecki, Soren Fulton, Josh Hutcherson
Eddie's Father (TV Movie 2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director: Gary Halvorson
Stars: Ken Marino, Josh Hutcherson, Nicole Bilderback
Capital City (TV Movie 2004)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Director: Spenser Hill
Stars: Leslie Bibb, Kyle Chandler, Jeffrey D. Sams
I'm Paige Wilson (TV Movie 2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A young woman makes her way in Washington D.C.

Director: Rod Lurie
Stars: Reggie Austin, Neal Bledsoe, Douglass Bowen Flynn
Line of Fire (2012)
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Keith, an arrogant self-proclaimed entrepreneur and supermarket supervisor, goes to an interview to better his career, but amongst the unorganised charm of a town hall that caters for all, ... See full summary »

Director: Joshua Sanger
Stars: Sally Bankes, Vera Filatova, Constantine Gregory
The Division (2001–2004)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Five female cops in San Francisco struggle with their personal and professional lives.

Stars: Nancy McKeon, Lisa Vidal, Bonnie Bedelia
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
...
 Paige Van Doren (13 episodes, 2003-2004)
...
 Lisa Cohen (13 episodes, 2003-2004)
...
 Roy Ravelle (13 episodes, 2003-2004)
...
 Jennifer Sampson (13 episodes, 2003-2004)
...
 Amiel Macarthur (13 episodes, 2003-2004)
...
 Todd Stevens (13 episodes, 2003-2004)
...
 Donovan Stubbin (13 episodes, 2003-2004)
...
 Jonah Malloy (13 episodes, 2003-2004)
...
 Janet Malloy (10 episodes, 2003-2004)
Stan Kelly ...
 Blair (8 episodes, 2003-2004)
...
 Jada (6 episodes, 2003-2004)
Jaycee Porter ...
 Joanie Sampson (6 episodes, 2003-2004)
Edit

Storyline

A "political drama" that juxtaposes the stories of a young female F.B.I. agent (Bibb) and a mobster (Paymer).

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Crime

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2 December 2003 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Lines of Duty  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(13 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Leslie Bibb attended high school in Richmond, Virginia - the setting for this series. See more »

Quotes

Jonah Malloy: Without our loved ones, we don't live. We just exist.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Quite an interesting pilot
3 December 2003 | by (Pittsboro, North Carolina) – See all my reviews

I don't know what to really say about this show. I loved the adds for it, and I'm a sucker for gangster movies and the like. I never would have pictured David Paymer as a mob boss, but he does a fine job. I felt like--and this is just after watching one episode--the mob syndicate aspect of the show has yet to fully develop its characters into three-dimensional people, unlike the FBI, who seem much more real so far. I really hope this doesn't become a kind of cops-and-robbers thing, following two opposite sides, yet always making you want the "good guys" to win, and bring down the "bad guys."

I would have never figured Richmond, Virginia for the setting of a long, drawn-out mob sting operation, but I like the idea for a change. Rather than the cold streets of New York or Chicago, or flashy environs of, say, Miami, they put a bunch of syndicate crooks in one-time capital of the Confederate States.

So far, while in pursuit of a low-level mob affiliate, an FBI agent exchanges shots with the crook and both are killed, right in front of the agent's partner. A young widow has just graduated Quantico, all in an effort to eventually make it to anti-terrorism and avenge the death of her husband in the Pentagon of 9-11. She's about to fill the shoes left behind by the afore-mentioned dead agent. Two agents inform a petty crack dealer his life may be in danger because of a tape taken from four days prior, when Malloy (Paymer) interrogated a man, beating him savagely with a lead pipe, learned he worked for the crack dealer, "Crazy Jazz," dealing drugs to Malloy's nephew, Jimmy. (The scene is probably the reason there's a "Viewer Discretion Advised" on this show.) Later on, newly recruited ex-con Roy, in a mad dash, shoots Crazy Jazz, threatens his buddy, and kills an innocent bystander, much to the chagrin of Malloy, and his lieutenant, Donovan Stubbin, who stood by as his friend went nuts. But apparently Roy is actually undercover, and it was all just a way of getting the dealer into Witness Protection.

The show definitely has potential, but only time (and ratings) can tell.


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
2 hr Series Finale May 30th kspenser
The complete series coming to DVD? UPDATES Nylind
PLEASE PLEASE help me... hockeyguy
sucks hardcore that this fine show was cancelled terminal2k
Catch Phrase CrazyH
So... king-maximus
Discuss Line of Fire (2003) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?