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Against the Wall 

A family drama set in Chicago following policewoman who causes a rift with her three cop brothers when she decides to join the department's Internal Affairs division.

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Rachael Carpani ...  Abby Kowalski 13 episodes, 2011
Kathy Baker ...  Sheila Kowalski 13 episodes, 2011
Marisa Ramirez ...  Lina Flores 13 episodes, 2011
Brandon Quinn ...  Richie Kowalski 13 episodes, 2011
Mayko Nguyen ...  Mackie Phan 13 episodes, 2011
Andrew W. Walker ...  John Brody 13 episodes, 2011
Chris Johnson ...  Danny Mitchell 13 episodes, 2011
Treat Williams ...  Don Kowalski 13 episodes, 2011
Daniel Kash ...  Lieutenant Papadol 12 episodes, 2011
Steve Byers ...  Steve Kowalski 10 episodes, 2011
James Thomas ...  Donnie Kowalski 9 episodes, 2011
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A family drama set in Chicago following policewoman who causes a rift with her three cop brothers when she decides to join the department's Internal Affairs division.

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31 July 2011 (USA) See more »

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A close family show and cop show all in one.
26 March 2012 | by rhiogSee all my reviews

I loved this show and have been waiting to see the continuation of it. I hope it will be on again as my husband and I DVR'ed it and watched it religiously. The combination of a family story and police show and all the stories that go on around the lives of each makes it interesting and compelling. This is one of those rare shows that you don't want to fade away. Everyone in the show is well cast and I want to know which guy the daughter will pick. The main character has left the family route of police work and chosen Internal Affairs to the chagrin of her father and brothers. There is a great deal of tension between her and the rest of the family in her attempt to be herself, make her own choices and still belong to the family. Her father and brothers have turned their back on her for her choice but she stands her ground. I sure hope there is more to come because I would be sorely disappointed if it isn't slated for a new season.


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