A university graduate working in the city morgue is able to repeat the same day over again to prevent murders or other disasters.
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 Luc Johnston 18 episodes, 2003-2004
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 Meredith Davies 15 episodes, 2003-2004
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Tru Davies, a medical grad student in Boston whose grant is suddenly pulled out from under her, takes a job at a local morgue. There, she discovers that she has the power to "re-live" the previous day over again to help the people who wrongly ended up dead. She uses this gift not only to save lives, but to help her trouble-plagued family - her older sister Meredith, a lawyer and drug addict in denial; and her younger, irresponsible, slacker, gambling brother Harrison. Written by An Eliza Dushku fan

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The show was canceled by FOX, who thought that the new series Point Pleasant (2005) would work better following The O.C. (2003) than Tru Calling. Point Pleasant was canceled before finishing its thirteen episodes. See more »

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In many of the episodes, the personal effects of the victims are shown with the bodies. In practice, these items are removed as evidence by the police before handing over the body to the morgue See more »

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[operating on a live woman, to try and save her life]
Davis: I can't do it.
Tru: Why not?
Davis: The living creep me out.
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Scorpio Rising
Performed by Death In Vegas feat. Liam Gallagher
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Heed the Calling
4 November 2003 | by (Swainsboro, Georgia) – See all my reviews

If you're expecting "Buffy," run now. "Tru Calling" has drama and action, but on a more human level. Eliza Dushku, who plays Tru Davies, is a young woman who sets out to save lives. Not just those of her on-the-edge siblings, but also those of the recently dead!

Mysterious cries for help, a twelve hour rewind on the world, and Tru must fix things before it's too late. Again. As she races to solve the mysteries surrounding the lives of endangered strangers, she must also try to keep her family and friends from making terrible mistakes. Every moment is another chance to help or hurt, and Tru knows it.

"Tru Calling" is a rare find among TV shows. It stresses the power of the individual to affect change, the bond of familial love, and a sense of loyalty to strangers in need. Ms. Dushku is an amazing actress, beautiful, and definitely one to watch.

Give "Tru Calling" a chance to sweep you up in its web of mystery and hope. You'll be glad you did.


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