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Tru Calling 

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A university graduate working in the city morgue is able to repeat the same day over again to prevent murders or other disasters.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Eliza Dushku ...  Tru Davies 27 episodes, 2003-2005
Shawn Reaves ...  Harrison Davies 27 episodes, 2003-2005
Zach Galifianakis ...  Davis 27 episodes, 2003-2005
A.J. Cook ...  Lindsay Walker 21 episodes, 2003-2004
Matt Bomer ...  Luc Johnston 18 episodes, 2003-2004
Jessica Collins ...  Meredith Davies 15 episodes, 2003-2004
Benjamín Benítez ...  Gardez 14 episodes, 2003-2004
Jason Priestley ...  Jack Harper 13 episodes, 2004-2005
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Storyline

Tru Davies, a medical grad student in Boston whose grant is suddenly pulled out from under her, takes a job at a local morgue. There, she discovers that she has the power to "re-live" the previous day over again to help the people who wrongly ended up dead. She uses this gift not only to save lives, but to help her trouble-plagued family - her older sister Meredith, a lawyer and drug addict in denial; and her younger, irresponsible, slacker, gambling brother Harrison. Written by An Eliza Dushku fan

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Her destiny is calling...


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USA | Canada

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English

Release Date:

30 October 2003 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Heroine See more »

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Boston, Massachusetts, USA See more »

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Trivia

Jensen Ackles was originally asked to play a part in Tru Calling. He turned it down, to take the role of Jason Teague on Smallville (2001). However, the writers liked him so much, that they decided to name the character after him. See more »

Goofs

In many of the episodes, the personal effects of the victims are shown with the bodies. In practice, these items are removed as evidence by the police before handing over the body to the morgue See more »

Quotes

Tru: It must be nice living in your world, Harrison.
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Connections

Remade as Ya otmeniyayu smert (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Somebody Help Me
(Main Title Song)
Written by We 3 Kings
Performed by Full Blown Rose
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Heed the Calling
4 November 2003 | by FlytefanSee all my reviews

If you're expecting "Buffy," run now. "Tru Calling" has drama and action, but on a more human level. Eliza Dushku, who plays Tru Davies, is a young woman who sets out to save lives. Not just those of her on-the-edge siblings, but also those of the recently dead!

Mysterious cries for help, a twelve hour rewind on the world, and Tru must fix things before it's too late. Again. As she races to solve the mysteries surrounding the lives of endangered strangers, she must also try to keep her family and friends from making terrible mistakes. Every moment is another chance to help or hurt, and Tru knows it.

"Tru Calling" is a rare find among TV shows. It stresses the power of the individual to affect change, the bond of familial love, and a sense of loyalty to strangers in need. Ms. Dushku is an amazing actress, beautiful, and definitely one to watch.

Give "Tru Calling" a chance to sweep you up in its web of mystery and hope. You'll be glad you did.


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