The Dresden Files (2007– )

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A Chicago-based wizard works as a private investigator.

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 Harry Dresden (13 episodes, 2007-2008)
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 Lt. Connie Murphy (13 episodes, 2007-2008)
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 Bob / ... (13 episodes, 2007-2008)
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 Detective Sid Kirmani / ... (11 episodes, 2007-2008)
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 Morgan (7 episodes, 2007-2008)
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A Chicago-based wizard works as a private investigator.

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If you need help, call the cops. If you need a miracle, call Harry Dresden.


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According to author Jim Butcher, he provided each main member of the cast with several of the books in the series. However, Valerie Cruz was the only member of the central cast who had read any of the books prior to filming. See more »

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12 May 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I just discovered this show on Netflix and am amazed that something so brilliant, engaging and well-written was canceled after only one season.

The characters are well-developed, the cast is believable and the storyline is engaging.

Compared to the reality drivel that has taken over television and cable this was like reading Shakespeare - engaging for those that like to have their brain cells teased a little bit instead of being "dumbed-down" by over-dressed idiots that can't act and think that behaving like a sociopathic idiot is entertainment.

I think commercial interests (e.g. paying sponsors), were put off by the fact that the good guy practices magic and wiccan symbols were displayed in a positive light (e.g. used to suppress evil energies) vs. traditional religious symbols. For the record my religious affiliation is Christian and I am not offended.

The "powers that be" made a mistake, I would pay for a second season!


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