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

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Series cast summary:
Dylan McDermott ...  Lt. Carter Shaw 20 episodes, 2009-2010
Omari Hardwick ...  Ty Curtis 20 episodes, 2009-2010
Logan Marshall-Green ...  Dean Bendis 20 episodes, 2009-2010
Nicki Aycox ...  Jaimie Allen / ... 20 episodes, 2009-2010
Tricia Helfer ...  Alex Rice 10 episodes, 2010
Meta Golding ...  Melissa Curtis 10 episodes, 2009-2010
Bertrand Roberson Jr. Bertrand Roberson Jr. ...  CJ 10 episodes, 2010
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Officer Carter Shaw and his team go undercover - sometimes too deep, among the criminals of modern-day Los Angeles.

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The deeper his cover, the bigger the rush.


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Official Sites:

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USA

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English

Release Date:

15 July 2009 (USA) See more »

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The Line See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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real potential
9 August 2009 | by smfilmSee all my reviews

internet haters crawl out of the woodwork on this one... wow, maybe they should watch more than 5 minutes of something before they write a comment....

most of the TV series that have been most engrossing for me have been tough to get in sync with, then after a couple of episodes, I save em on tivo and am a devoted fan for years... Dark Blue is one of these..

It's imperfect as most are, cramming a case per episode is a little contrary to the serious nature of the delivery and feels rushed for example... but everything else is spot on... the actors do themselves great credit with interesting and fresh delivery of a overdone genre...

Well shot, well acted, a better emotional hook than other TV crime shows.. can't wait to see it through.....

EDIT: Season 2 update....

With Season 2 well under way and the addition of Battlestar Galactica alumni Tricia Helfer, Dark Blue has really taken off. Season long subplot arcs have been added and it puts the show over the edge for a long run. It truly feels like a great show now...


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