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The Booth at the End 

Everyone wants something. There is a mysterious figure who sits in the booth at the end, who you make a deal with to get what you want. You do the task or you don't - that is up to you, but... See full summary »
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Xander Berkeley ...  The Man 10 episodes, 2010-2012
Jennifer Del Rosario Jennifer Del Rosario ...  Melody 10 episodes, 2010-2012
Jenni Blong ...  Doris 9 episodes, 2010-2012
Michelle Dunker ...  Cheryl 5 episodes, 2012
Matt Boren Matt Boren ...  Willem 5 episodes, 2010
Sarah Clarke ...  Sister Carmel 5 episodes, 2010
Jack Conley ...  Allen 5 episodes, 2010
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Everyone wants something. There is a mysterious figure who sits in the booth at the end, who you make a deal with to get what you want. You do the task or you don't - that is up to you, but there are no rule changes in this captivating show. Written by TricKy

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2011 (USA) See more »

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Cadillac Jack's is a real diner in Sun Valley, California. However, according to its website, while having all the facilities of a working restaurant, it is not open to the public. It is only available to rent for special events and film production. See more »

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[repeated line]
Various Clients: [password phrase used when approaching The Man in the booth for the first time] I hear the pastrami sandwich is very good here.
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Strange and compelling
16 April 2011 | by telcompsSee all my reviews

I was a bit apprehensive before watching this; I'm not a fan of watching TV on the web so I waited for the entire set of 'webisodes' to be broadcast on FX. I must say I have been rewarded with one of the most thought provoking and challenging TV programmes in quite some time. Xander Berkeley has been perfectly cast as 'The Man' his performance is truly exceptional as are all the supporting actors. I had assumed that part of the script had been improvised due to the naturalistic way the performances are delivered, I am assured that this is not the case. There is no action as all the 'tasks' are only spoken of in retrospect or the moral challenge the person asking faces. Is 'The Man' God or is he the Devil ? As the series progresses you flip between one or the other. A series that is well worth watching and hopefully we will get a series 2; however, the moral of this story is : be careful what you wish for...


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