Major Jim Tisnewski, until recently an active special forces commando, takes up a Pentagon job as assistant of US Army colonel Eli McNulty. He now must learn to battle the Pentagon way ... See full summary »
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 Maj. Jim Tisnewski / ... (23 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 MSgt. Jocelyn Pierce (23 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Col. Eli McNulty (23 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Samantha 'Sonny' Liston (21 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Bobby Wilkerson (16 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Charlie Gutierrez (11 episodes, 2005-2006)
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Major Jim Tisnewski, until recently an active special forces commando, takes up a Pentagon job as assistant of US Army colonel Eli McNulty. He now must learn to battle the Pentagon way against politicians and careerist officers who often oppose what makes operational sense. On occasion, Jim returns to his team or otherwise interacts with his former mates, especially Bobby Wilkerson. Jim also develops a triangle relationship with a CIA agent, his lover, and Pentagon lawyer Samantha 'Sonny' Liston, who has a crush on the hunky officer-gentleman. Written by KGF Vissers

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The Pentagon. The Missions. The Heroes.

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21 September 2005 (USA)  »

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D.O.S. - Division des opérations spéciales  »

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NBC gave the show a full-season order of 22 episodes but only aired 14. See more »

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Colonel McNulty: Sunday mornings at the Pentagon. Can't you just feel the love?
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Absolutely Marvelous
22 September 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I enjoyed this show to no end. It was great, a thousand times better than it's same slotted ABC competition. It showed the military from a perspective that few people get to see. I love that fact that Benjamin's character was is in the Delta Force and is able to give his battlefield perspective, when important military decisions are made. As a Non Commissioned Officer myself, it is all to rare when you see officers concentrating on the men and mission and not the politics. These few officers are greatly appreciated by people such as myself. The show was complete from top to bottom. It had great suspense and conflict and it told a great story. IT's like getting to see a great Jerry Bruckheimer produced movie every week. I saw zero flaws in this show. It was so realistic that it's scary to see how much insight the public has to the Department of Defense. Politics versus Soldiers is the classic struggle that we face everyday. There is nothing on TV better than this show


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