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Forensic anthropologist Dr. Temperance "Bones" Brennan and cocky F.B.I. Special Agent Seeley Booth build a team to investigate murders. Quite often, there isn't more to examine than rotten flesh or mere bones.

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Series cast summary:
Emily Deschanel ...  Temperance Brennan 245 episodes, 2005-2017
David Boreanaz ...  Seeley Booth 245 episodes, 2005-2017
Michaela Conlin ...  Angela Montenegro 245 episodes, 2005-2017
T.J. Thyne ...  Jack Hodgins 245 episodes, 2005-2017
Tamara Taylor ...  Camille Saroyan 223 episodes, 2006-2017
John Francis Daley ...  Lance Sweets 140 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 Former 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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13 September 2005 (USA) See more »

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Carla Gallo (Daisy Wick) and Joel David Moore (Colin Fisher) appeared on House (2004) season three, episode nineteen, "Act Your Age". Pej Vahdat (Arastoo Vaziri) appeared on season three, episode eighteen, "Airborne". See more »

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During the title sequence, when David Boreanaz is presented, the "FBI" label on his jacket is mirrored. The entire shot is mirrored from the one actually shown in an episode, though, for artistic purposes. See more »

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Dr. Temperance Brennan: Don't call me "Bones".
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Kind of unrealistic and repeats itself a lot
13 September 2010 | by rrsanchezSee all my reviews

Unrealistice?, you might ask. Yeah, that's my impression as I see this department loaded with young, beautiful people (mostly) that are alway so in touch with their feelings, smart dressing, unfailingly witty, women so sharply dressed and made up (with hairstyles to match) that one can't help but wonder if this isn't a fashion show in disguise, and so wise beyond their years. I can't imagine a department that didn't have people who weren't physically unattractive, perhaps not sharp at times, and yes, sometimes at a loss for a witty comeback.

Yes, each episode start with a body discovered in gruesome detail, never a body that isn't in an advanced state of decomposition. I'd love to have the computers these people have with such advance zoom features that enable solving the case.

Don't get me wrong. I watch this show but such beautiful investigators on the scene as they toss their designer hair about. It's a bit much really. Good show at times but in my opinion tailored for people that enjoy predictable scripts showing beautiful people.


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