Bones (2005– )

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A forensic anthropologist and a cocky FBI agent build a team to investigate death causes. And quite often, there isn't more to examine than rotten flesh or mere bones.

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 Dr. Temperance 'Bones' Brennan (187 episodes, 2005-2014)
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 Special Agent Seeley Booth / ... (187 episodes, 2005-2014)
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 Angela Montenegro (186 episodes, 2005-2014)
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 Dr. Jack Hodgins (187 episodes, 2005-2014)
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 Dr. Camille Saroyan (164 episodes, 2006-2014)
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 Dr. Lance Sweets (138 episodes, 2007-2014)
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Brilliant, but socially inept, forensic anthropologist Dr. Temperence Brennan works at the Jeffersonian Institute in Washington DC. After consulting for him on a FBI case, she is approached by cocky yet charming ex-Army Ranger turned Special Agent, Seeley Booth to help the Bureau solve crimes by identifying human remains that are too far gone for standard FBI forensic investigations. Brennan's empirical, literal view of the world causes friction with Booths emotive, instinctive attitude creating a volatile relationship. However as their case load increases the symbiotic partnership produces results and with the support of Brennan's Squint Squad, murderers, past and present should be on the look out. Written by h_berry

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Trivia

Angela Montenegro's middle name is thought to be "Pearly Gates" which is the name of a guitar belonging to ZZ Top member Billy Gibbons, who plays Angela's father in some episodes. However, when she marries Hodgins (S5 E20) it is revealed that her legal name is not the name she has been using. She whispers it in to the ear of the judge marrying them but he does not repeat her name. See more »

Goofs

Throughout the series, various characters repeatedly refer to the Jeffersonian Institute as "The Jeffersonian Institution." Although it is technically an institution in the same sense that a college is an institution, "institute" is more correct. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Dr. Temperance Brennan: I don't know what that means.
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Referenced in Allen Gregory: Mom Sizemore (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Bones Theme (Squints Mix By DJ Corporate)
Written by The Crystal Method
Performed by The Crystal Method
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This is a GREAT show!
19 February 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The dialogue is sharp, the acting is spot on; the characters are fun and well defined and each episode is worth watching. I mean nobody cheats! Emily Deshawhatever doesn't make her character more "appealing" (more "cute")- thus, making her more appealing!; her being so out of touch with the modern world is so well acted it's believable; and her best friend is hot because she's a perfect foil being so IN the modern world. I'm conflating all of these ideas because i want to cram in every reason why this is one of the 5 best shows on T.V. It is funny and smart and charming and if it is cancelled for some dumb ass executive reason I swear to God I will boycott...uh...whatever network it's on. Fox? Crap. Cause it's got one of the other 5: The Shield. But I will. This is a great show.


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