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Battle Creek 

TV-14 | | Comedy, Crime, Drama | TV Series (2015)
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Two detectives with different views on the world team up and using cynicism, guile and deception, they clean up the streets of Battle Creek.
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2015  
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Series cast summary:
Josh Duhamel ...  Milt Chamberlain 13 episodes, 2015
Dean Winters ...  Russ Agnew 13 episodes, 2015
Aubrey Dollar ...  Holly Dale 13 episodes, 2015
Edward Fordham Jr. ...  Aaron Funkhauser 13 episodes, 2015
Kal Penn ...  Fontanelle White 13 episodes, 2015
Janet McTeer ...  Commander Kim Guziewicz 13 episodes, 2015
Liza Lapira ...  Detective Erin Jacocks / ... 12 episodes, 2015
Damon Herriman ...  Detective Niblet 9 episodes, 2015
Meredith Eaton ...  Meredith Oberling 7 episodes, 2015
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Two detectives with different views on the world team up and using cynicism, guile and deception, they clean up the streets of Battle Creek.

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Not all cops are buddies. See more »

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Comedy | Crime | Drama

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Battle Creek Michigan, is known as "The Cereal City", and is home to Kellogg's and Post. See more »

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The FBI resident agency that covers Battle Creek, Michigan is 27 miles away in Portage. See more »

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8 March 2015 | by blanche-2See all my reviews

"Battle Creek" is a new show starring Josh Duhamel and Dean Winters. Duhamel plays an FBI agent who becomes part of a police department in Battle Creek, Michigan, where the methods are a little old-fashioned. His bitter partner (Winters) resents Duhamel's perfection and popularity with the ladies.

So far the plots have been very imaginative and funny. In the first show, a baby monitor had to be used to pick up a conversation. In the second, the guys went after a maple syrup cartel after someone drowned in maple syrup. Discussing the sting operation, one of the guys said, "I'll get a bottle of Log Cabin. We can use those as tasting samplers and then just deliver water." When they deliver the syrup (which Duhamel insists be pure and the best on the market), the tasting -- using a crepe - was like a scene out of Breaking Bad, except with syrup instead of meth.

As far as this show taking place in Battle Creek, if a show took place in my home town and wasn't filmed there, I'd be unhappy too; also, it's presented as a back woods place, which I'm sure isn't true. Hollywood does this all the time -- Boston Legal, Provincetown - and it's just to make the locale different from L.A. or NY. Meanwhile, there's no indication at all that the characters really live and work in that city.

I hope it lasts. A nice cast, including Janet McTeer and Aubrey Dollar.


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