Smart. Sexy. Tough. Karen Sisco is a United States marshal on Miami's Gold Coast. In pursuit of dangerous fugitives, Karen must pick her way through the dark underbelly of South Beach ... See full summary »

Creator:

Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2004   2003  

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Mission Zero (2007)
Short | Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Pirelli's promotional short movie. After leaving her house on a quiet morning Uma Thurman is being pursued by two strange figures who shoot at her.

Director: Kathryn Bigelow
Stars: Uma Thurman, Jason Maltas, Mathew Vigil
Last Days II (2014)
Short | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The connection between terrorism and the poaching of elephants in Africa.

Director: Kathryn Bigelow
Eyes (TV Series 2005)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Stars: Tim Daly, Garcelle Beauvais, A.J. Langer
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A newspaper photographer, Jean, researches the lurid and sensational axe murder of two women in 1873 as an editorial tie-in with a brutal modern double murder. She discovers a cache of ... See full summary »

Director: Kathryn Bigelow
Stars: Catherine McCormack, Sean Penn, Sarah Polley
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
...
 Karen Sisco (10 episodes, 2003-2004)
...
 Amos Andrews (10 episodes, 2003-2004)
...
 Marshall Sisco (10 episodes, 2003-2004)
...
 Edwards (6 episodes, 2003-2004)
...
 Phil Kavanagh (5 episodes, 2003-2004)
...
 Sonny (5 episodes, 2003-2004)
Edit

Storyline

Smart. Sexy. Tough. Karen Sisco is a United States marshal on Miami's Gold Coast. In pursuit of dangerous fugitives, Karen must pick her way through the dark underbelly of South Beach nightlife and the sunshine and glitz of Palm Beach highlife while she struggles to win the respect of her supervisor and fellow officers. Karen is a barely concealed weapon who can take down a suspect twice her size. The only man she truly trusts is her father a retired marshal with a wealth of life experience and street smarts. He's Karen's confidant, counselor, confessor and her rock when her confidence wavers which it does every time she tries to connect romantically with a man. Based on the character portrayed by Jennifer Lopez in Elmore Leonard's Out of Sight, Karen Sisco is that rare combination of action and character-drama, with a fresh and original young lead. Written by Chuck T.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

This US Marshal always gets her man.

Genres:

Crime | Drama

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1 October 2003 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Karen Sisco - Mint a kámfor  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(10 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Shares the character Karen Sisco from Out of Sight See more »

Connections

Follows Out of Sight (1998) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

First two minutes
25 July 2004 | by (London) – See all my reviews

I knew I had seen something special. After the hour-long episode 5 (Nostalgia) I knew I had not imagined it. Yes, this was a critics' favourite, and yes, they all gave the same reasons and impressions I'd had. There's no coincidence here.

What is it that gets you to not turn the channel? When you see something intriguing already in the opening titles? Les Paul used to say that an audience will never remember the first song you play - they're busy making up their minds whether they like you or not, and they make up their minds in those first two minutes.

So with Karen Sisco. This is well acted, well directed, and above all well written. More and more it's become apparent to me how vital a good teleplay is: without it the directing and acting will fall apart, lacking a foothold.

I imagine this crew has a lot of fun. Yes, there's violence, and I don't like that, but there's a coziness and a sense of adventure too. And the humour - or should I say wit?

Enjoy.


14 of 19 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page