Blind Justice (2005– )

TV Series  -   -  Drama | Crime | Mystery
6.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.4/10 from 327 users  
Reviews: 15 user | 1 critic

NYPD Detective Jim Dunbar returns to work after being blinded in the line of duty.

Creator:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 49 titles
created 06 Feb 2012
 
a list of 84 titles
created 13 Mar 2012
 
a list of 209 titles
created 25 Aug 2012
 
a list of 48 titles
created 09 Sep 2012
 
a list of 145 titles
created 18 May 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Blind Justice" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Blind Justice (2005– )

Blind Justice (2005– ) on IMDb 6.4/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Blind Justice.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2005  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Blind Justice (TV Movie 1994)
Action | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Canaan, a mysterious gunfighter left nearly blind from Civil War combat, roams through Mexico with a baby he has sworn to protect. On his way to a town where a family will supposedly adopt ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Spence
Stars: Armand Assante, Elisabeth Shue, Robert Davi
Philly (2001–2002)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Stars: Kim Delaney, Tom Everett Scott, Rick Hoffman
Blind Justice (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Director: Terence Ryan
Stars: Christopher Cazenove, Edita Brychta, Patrick Shai
Deadly Rivals (1993)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

A physicist involved in classified military research meets a woman who he begins to suspect is a spy. Her sister is involved with the mob and one of the spies is working with the mob. He ... See full summary »

Director: James Dodson
Stars: Andrew Stevens, Francesco Quinn, Joseph Bologna
For the People (2002–2003)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Camille Paris is a liberal-minded Los Angeles deputy district attorney. Her professional world is turned upside down when a conservative African-American district attorney is elected and ... See full summary »

Stars: Debbi Morgan, Lea Thompson, Frank Grillo
Battery Park (TV Series 2000)
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Stars: Frank Grillo, Louis Ferreira, Bokeem Woodbine
Blue Eyes (2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Before his compulsory retirement, on his last day of work, Marshall, JFK airport's chief Immigration officer, detains a group of Latin Americans and expose them to a series of humiliating ... See full summary »

Director: José Joffily
Stars: David Rasche, Cristina Lago, Erica Gimpel
NYPD 2069 (TV Movie 2004)
Crime | Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

NYPD detective Alex Franco is brain-dead after an "accident" arranged by wife-murderer Harlan Kroger. Taken off life support, his heart continues beating, and he is cryogenically frozen for... See full summary »

Director: Gregory Hoblit
Stars: Michael Reilly Burke, Kevin Dunn, Giancarlo Esposito
Public Morals (TV Series 1996)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Stars: Bill Brochtrup, Julianne Christie, Louis Ferreira
City of Angels (TV Series 2000)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Stars: Blair Underwood, Michael Warren, Hill Harper
Drama | Thriller

An institutionalized woman with multiple personality syndrome is the one person who can reveal the identity of a serial killer.

Hunter: Back in Force (TV Movie 2003)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Hunter and McCall are back!

Director: Jefferson Kibbee
Stars: Fred Dryer, Stepfanie Kramer, Gregory Scott Cummins
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Detective Jim Dunbar (13 episodes, 2005)
...
 Detective Karen Bettancourt (13 episodes, 2005)
...
 Detective Tom Selway (13 episodes, 2005)
...
 Detective Marty Russo (13 episodes, 2005)
...
 Lt. Gary Fisk (13 episodes, 2005)
...
 Christie Dunbar (13 episodes, 2005)
...
 Dr. Allan Galloway / ... (7 episodes, 2005)
Edit

Storyline

A heist gone wrong. A gunman with an AK-47. Three officers trapped without ammo. His partner frozen in fear, Detective Jim Dunbar without hesitation took action of intense bravery that killed the gunman, saved the officers and made him a hero. He also took a bullet that blinded him forever. Most officers injured in the line of duty opt for desk jobs or early retirement. Not Dunbar. He's rehabilitated both body and attitude and fought his way back to active duty. His fresh start at a new precinct is threatened by the simple truth that no one really wants him there. His new partner, Karen Bettencourt, doesn't trust that she can rely on him. However, being blind makes Dunbar a better cop than he ever has been. Steven Bochco's drama stars Ron Eldard (frequent guest star of ER (1994) as Dunbar, who tackles the issue of handicapped employees head-on. Unique visual effects give us a window on what Dunbar "sees" with his remaining senses, as he learns to be a better cop and a better man. He ... Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Blinded in the line of duty. His partners don't respect him. His wife lacks faith. Nobody believes in Jim Dunbar except himself. See more »

Genres:

Drama | Crime | Mystery

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

8 March 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Blind Justice - Ermittler mit geschärften Sinnen  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(13 episodes)

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

In 2003, Steven Bochco, the writer/producer of "Blind Justice," wrote a mystery novel called "Death by Hollywood". In it, the main character shows a friend of his a short story that he wrote about a guy who gets telepathic messages from his dog for movie and TV show ideas, and one of them was about a detective who gets blinded in the line of duty and goes back to the force with a guide dog. Steven Bochco decided to use that idea for this TV series. See more »

Quotes

Detective Tom Selway: What makes you think she hired somebody as opposed to doing it herself?
Detective Jim Dunbar: I don't think she's capable of it. A shotgun blast to the face?
Detective Karen Bettancourt: Women shoot guys all the time.
See more »

Connections

Spoofed in Saturday Night Live: David Spade/Jack Johnson (2005) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Give Hank a Title Credit Like all The Other Cast Members!
9 March 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have to say I admire and love Ron Eldard's performance as Jim Dunbar, the homicide detective who goes blind in a deadly shooting match. He plays him beautifully with such depth and care. Ron Eldard is really an outstanding actor. He brings such charisma, heart, and love to this role. I was impressed with Marisol Nichols as his assigned partner. Women always get the shaft in the working world and are held back particularly in the police field. I was not impressed with Rena Sofer. I think they could have casted somebody better for that role. She does her best with the little lines she had last night. I was impressed and thrilled to see Guiding Light Alumni Frank Grillo played a fellow police detective Marty Russo. He really captures the character. Jim's guide dog Hank deserves to be recognized as an official cast member in the show's credits. Hank is loyal and faithful to Jim no matter what in their relationship. Jim's relationship with Hank is closer than Jim is with his wife who feels out of place in their relationship. I hope this show lasts longer than 13 episodes. I am personally upset that the show is taken place in New York City. Too many crime shows film and take place in New York. It would be nice for a cop show to be filmed elsewhere like Chicago, San Francisco, or Los Angeles. I am grateful for the show's usage of New York City for financial reasons and the opportunities for it's cast and crew. There are just too many shows about cops set in New York City. I can't watch Law & Order anymore and I never watched CSI. I prefer forensic shows like American Justice, City Confidential, and Cold Case Files all on A&E. Blind Justice should be about the relationship of a blind police detective and the people in his life.


18 of 32 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Blind Justice Kissing Game Shmeep
Bittersweet nostalgia -- and a highly unofficial poll jkendaljr
trailer amymecum73
Would anyone be willing to make copies of the episodes?? kcandkids3
Episode 13: 'Fancy Footwork' June 21 drkallgren
Can we discuss more than the Jim/Karen thing? jkendaljr
Discuss Blind Justice (2005) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page