'Person of Interest' review: Not as interesting as it could be

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Even before "Person of Interest" hits the air, it's facing a lot of pressure. It has a high profile cast in Michael Emerson ("Lost") and Jim Caviezel ("The Passion of the Christ"). It's produced by J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot production company. And if that wasn't enough, it moved right into the Thursday time slot long occupied by "CSI."So is it up to the challenge? Before answering that, here's a quick summary of the show.Mr. Finch (Emerson) plays a mysterious billionaire who was contracted by the U.S. government to build a computer system to root out terrorist attacks before they happened. However the program wasn't entirely precise. In addition to finding terror activities, it found other violent crime plots, but on a smaller scale. Unfortunately, the feds weren't interested in this information. As a result, this data was disposed of, essentially sealing the victim's fate.Finch ultimately decided that he could no longer stomach this disregard for...


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