The cases of the Canadian Immigration and Customs Security Squad.
Reviews
Popularity
4,665 ( 236)

Episodes

Seasons


Years



3   2   1  
2010   2009   2008  
3 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Republic of Doyle (TV Series 2010)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Jake Doyle and his father Malachy run a private investigations agency in St. John's, Newfoundland. Their cases involve them in all sorts of dealings - not all of them on the right side of the law.

Stars: Allan Hawco, Krystin Pellerin, Mark O'Brien
Cold Squad (1998–2005)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The cases of a police unit specializing in revisiting old criminal files whose investigations have been inconclusive.

Stars: Julie Stewart, Garry Chalk, Tamara Marie Watson
Dark Blue (2009–2010)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Officer Carter Shaw and his team go undercover - sometimes too deep, among the criminals of modern-day Los Angeles.

Stars: Dylan McDermott, Omari Hardwick, Logan Marshall-Green
In Plain Sight (2008–2012)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

U.S. Marshall Mary Shannon must hunt down witnesses for federal cases in the witness protection program while also raising a rather dysfunctional family and her own personal life.

Stars: Mary McCormack, Frederick Weller, Paul Ben-Victor
Undercovers (2010)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Years into their retirement, a husband and wife team are re-activated as CIA agents.

Stars: Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Boris Kodjoe, Ben Schwartz
Eleventh Hour (2008–2009)
Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A government scientist and his attractive counterpart try to save people from deadly scientific experiments.

Stars: Rufus Sewell, Marley Shelton, Omar Benson Miller
The Unit (2006–2009)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Hour long show which looks at the life of American super-secret operators.

Stars: Dennis Haysbert, Regina Taylor, Audrey Marie Anderson
Life I (2007–2009)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A former police officer returns to the force after having been wrongly imprisoned for years.

Stars: Damian Lewis, Sarah Shahi, Adam Arkin
Painkiller Jane (TV Series 2007)
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Jane Vasco is a DEA agent recruited by a covert government agency that hunts genetically enhanced individuals. She discovers that she can heal rapidly from any injury and begins to investigate the source of her powers.

Stars: Kristanna Loken, Noah Danby, Stephen Lobo
Mookie's Law (2008)
Short | Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Director: Al Mukadam
Stars: Garen Boyajian, Nina Dobrev, Drake
Miami Vice (1984–1990)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The adventures of the vice squad detectives of the Miami Police Department.

Stars: Don Johnson, Philip Michael Thomas, Saundra Santiago
The Border (1982)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A corrupted border agent decides to clean up his act when an impoverished woman's baby is put up for sale on the black market.

Director: Tony Richardson
Stars: Jack Nicholson, Harvey Keitel, Valerie Perrine
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Major Mike Kessler (38 episodes, 2008-2010)
Graham Abbey ...
 Detective Sergeant Gray Jackson / ... (38 episodes, 2008-2010)
...
 Agent Heironymous Slade / ... (38 episodes, 2008-2010)
...
 Detective Sergeant Al 'Moose' Lepinsky / ... (38 episodes, 2008-2010)
Jim Codrington ...
 Acting Inspector Darnell Williams / ... (38 episodes, 2008-2010)
Catherine Disher ...
 Superintendent Maggie Norton / ... (38 episodes, 2008-2010)
...
 Layla Hourani / ... (27 episodes, 2008-2009)
...
 Andrew Mannering / ... (16 episodes, 2008-2010)
...
 Clifford Holland / ... (16 episodes, 2008-2010)
Edit

Storyline

This TV series is a fast-paced, hard-driving series set in Toronto in a paranoid post 9/11 world concerned with one topic - The Border, with its security crises, terrorist infiltrations, cross-border police actions, and trafficking in everything from enriched uranium to abducted children. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

There's Even More On The Line See more »

Genres:

Action | Crime | Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

7 January 2008 (Canada)  »

Also Known As:

Border - A határsáv  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

James McGowan, Catherine Disher, and Graham Abbey also starred in 'The Good Witch's Gift (2010) (TV)'_ See more »

Goofs

When the Canadian flag is hanging vertical, the top point of the maple leaf is always pointing to the left. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
A Great Drama Series
2 April 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Too bad, there were only 3 seasons about fictional Canada's ICS which handles immigration and customs issues. The drama is well acted and written with a great and talented cast. I loved Jonas Chernick in his role. Catherine Disher is fantastic as "Maggie Norton." The cast also includes the great Nigel Bennett who is in several episodes. The Immigration and Customs Service of Canada sometimes works with investigative authorities to help stop criminal acts. The cast is mixed and diverse in characters. They work well together like a fine oil machine. The drama can be highly dramatic and sometimes light in nature. They handled immigrants who are often illegal possible terrorists or smuggled through like cattle into Canada. I love the filming and usage of Toronto's sights and locations. There were only 3 seasons but they are all worth watching and can see it on American television though late at night by chance. It is worth watching though.


0 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Season Finale tomm4004
'The Border' has been cancelled radiokaraoke
FINALLY! A Canadian show about Canada! bb_bryson
THIS IS GOING TO BE GOOD, I'M EXICTED! BKate
Season 3 hollowelf_10
Bad acting all around brookswhitehead
Discuss The Border (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?