Touching Evil (2004– )

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Returning from a year-long psychological leave of absence after surviving an almost-fatal gunshot wound to the head, a detective is assigned to the FBI's new Organized and Serial Crime Unit... See full summary »

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 Detective David Creegan (12 episodes, 2004)
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 Detective Susan Branca (12 episodes, 2004)
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 Special Agent Hank Enright (12 episodes, 2004)
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 Agent Bernal / ... (12 episodes, 2004)
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 Samantha Creegan / ... (7 episodes, 2004)
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 Lily Creegan / ... (7 episodes, 2004)
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 Holly Creegan / ... (7 episodes, 2004)
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 OSC Agent Mark Rivers (6 episodes, 2004)
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 Cyril Kemp (5 episodes, 2004)
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Returning from a year-long psychological leave of absence after surviving an almost-fatal gunshot wound to the head, a detective is assigned to the FBI's new Organized and Serial Crime Unit (OSCU), a rapid-response, elite crime investigation squad where he and his new OSC partner find themselves committed to saving lives and solving cases. In spite of his inability to abide by common sense and the laws he's sworn to uphold, he, with the help of his partner, work together to hunt down the most wicked and vicious criminals on the streets. Written by Todd Andrew Barnett

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The song at the end of the "Pilot" episode is "The Day the World Went Away", another NIN's song from their album "Still." See more »

Quotes

Hinks: I understand your anger and I respect it. When somebody dies on your watch it must feel like a personal failure.
Creegan: Naw, it's just business.
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Followed by Touching Evil (2004) See more »

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Entertaining and Addictive
5 April 2004 | by (California, US) – See all my reviews

I highly recommend this series about a serial crime detective team in San Francisco. Jeffrey Donovan plays a fantastic role as David Creegan, an eccentric and unorthodox serial crime detective who became the character he is by being shot in the forehead, dying, and coming back with a chunk of his brain removed. Donovan makes the whole show worth watching with his hilarious antics and his interactions with other characters.

The series is by no means morbid, although there are depressing themes and scenes. The show is more characterized by its playfulness and twists between characters. Donovan's antics and exceptional acting make this series so addicting. If you've seen an episode, you'll be coming back for more. If you saw the premier episode and didn't like it, don't be turned away. The premier was longer and slower than it needed to be, but they've made up for it ten fold in the next two episodes with its quick pace and wit.


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