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Cast

Series cast summary:
Benjamin Bratt ...  Maj. Jim Tisnewski / ... 23 episodes, 2005-2006
Aunjanue Ellis ...  MSgt. Jocelyn Pierce 23 episodes, 2005-2006
Dennis Hopper ...  Col. Eli McNulty 23 episodes, 2005-2006
Kelly Rutherford ...  Samantha 'Sonny' Liston 21 episodes, 2005-2006
Kerr Smith ...  Bobby Wilkerson 16 episodes, 2005-2006
Maurice Compte ...  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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Action | Drama | Thriller

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 September 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The show's title is a reference to the offices along the outer edges of the Pentagon. See more »

Quotes

Colonel McNulty: Sunday mornings at the Pentagon. Can't you just feel the love?
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Connections

Featured in Late Night with Conan O'Brien: Episode #13.19 (2005) See more »

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clear violation of "Posse Comitatus" and treason
16 November 2005 | by steven_j_blakeSee all my reviews

There is a serious problem here with the show "e-ring" being sponsored by and having partial creative control in return for access by the pentagon, tonight's show, sickeningly named "delta does Detroit" shows clear and flagrant violations of Posse Comitatus, a foundational element of our country and our democracy, a bright blood red line against the use of the military in any law enforcement involving us citizens or others in the US by the military.

In addition portray the FBI as an impotent useless bureaucracy that can do no better than push papers around and would be happy to have the pentagon take care of all national law enforcement.

Otherwise the production values are good and Bratt does a good job of portraying a self-righteous self-important treasonous "ends justify the means" circle in the crack.

I would say people should not watch this show, but I think you should, so you can listen and understand the siren song being sung by the pentagon to the generation of Americans who watch this show and are educated as to how America should be run by these shows.

don't believe me? just keep this statistic in mind: the average American is now watching 6 to 9 hours of television.

The president has already stolen the unconstitutional right to declare war at will from the people of the united states, among other blatant anti-American acts, such as torture of American citizens, authorizing the CIA to operate nationally, with assassination powers, when will we wake up?

Steven James Blake Citizen of The United States of America NOT the "STATE" of America


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