Blind Justice (2005– )

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

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

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He lost his sight...not his vision. See more »

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Drama | Crime | Mystery

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Blind Justice - Ermittler mit geschärften Sinnen  »

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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 »

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

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One of Ron Eldard's best performances...
18 April 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Much has been said about the show itself, so I would not delve into the details of the show. I just want to direct my attention toward the performance of the cast, especially that of Ron Eldard's, who played detective Jim Dunbar. I am overwhelmingly impressed with his performance in this new series, an opinion I think few would disagree with.

In "Blind Justice," Eldard's role, Jim Dunbar, is a multidimensional and interesting character to watch. Dunbar was a successful detective, a lady man, and a husband to a gorgeous wife. Now adding to those traits are his determination, sense of authority, cool cockiness, and yes, sometimes insecurity. Soon enough he is drawing your full attention and making you worry about him, anxious to know what is going to happen next.... Eldard expresses all of those characteristics so beautifully...

As far as the story goes, I have to admit there are some unrealistic details (Dunbar carrying a gun), BUT I am willing to ignore those and concentrate on the more compelling aspects of the story that make it so wonderful!!! Can anyone name a movie/show that does NOT contain any unrealistic details? I don't think so. Even "reality" shows have improbable moments. "Blind Justice" is supposed to be a combination of drama, suspense, and action. All of those factors are what make it stand out from other traditional pure drama, pure action, pure cop shows! Give "Blind Justice" a chance! Tune in for one or two episodes, and see for yourself what an outstanding performance these actors/actresses are presenting!!!


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