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Shield, The: Complete First Season (UK)

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The road to justice is twisted
Certificate: 15
Running Time: 575 mins
Retail Price: £34.99
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Set in a tough Los Angeles neighbourhood populated by gangsters, immigrants, hookers, pimps and pushers, The Shield is the story of an inner city L.A. Police precinct, where Detective Vic Mackey (Michael Chiklis) leads a corrupt, but highly effective Strike Team against paedophiles, necrophiliacs, white racist serial killers and gang beatings. In a tough, morally ambiguous world, the line between good and bad is crossed every day.

Episode titles: Pilot, Our Gang, The Spread, Dawg Days, Blowback, Cherrypoppers, Pay in Pain, Cupid and Psycho, Throwaway, Dragonchasers, Carnivores, Two Days of Blood, Circles.

Special Features:
Cast/crew commentary on all 13 epsiodes
The Making of The Shield
FX featurette
17 deleted scenes
8 cast auditions

Video Tracks:
Widescreen Anamorphic 1.78:1

Audio Tracks:
Dolby Digital Surround 2.0 English

David Rees Snell
CCH Pounder
Benito Martinez
Jay Karnes
Kenny Johnson
Michael Jace
Walt Goggins
Catherine Dent
Michael Chiklis

Casting By:
Mary Tricia Wood
Rebecca Mangieri
Barbara Fiorentino
Deborah Aquila

Soundtrack By:
Matthias Weber

Director of Photography:
Ronn Schmidt

Steven Polivka
Padraic McKinley
Lee Haxall
Jim Gross
Les Butler

Production Designer:
James William Newport
Newport James
Kitty Doris-Bates

Paul Marks
James Manos Jr.

Executive Producer:
Shawn Ryan
Scott Brazil
Kevin Arkadie

Columbia / Tristar

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