'Lights Out' Offers Ringside Seat in Boxer's World But Sometimes Lacks Punch

Despite some compelling moments, 'Lights Out' (10PM ET Tuesday, FX) isn't always an easy show to like.

For a drama about a visceral contact sport -- boxing -- it has trouble sustaining intensity from episode to episode, and it echoes a number of cable dramas about conflicted characters trying to hang on to their middle-class or upper-middle-class lifestyles.

And if you're expecting Patrick 'Lights' Leary to be a Rocky Balboa clone, think again. Leary, a former heavyweight champion who hasn't been in the ring for five years, isn't the kind of guy you instinctively cheer for. Read More...


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