‘Chicago P.D.’ Review: Second City to None

I enjoyed “Chicago P.D.” The new NBC procedural breathes enough to feel like it isn’t a procedural at all. And though there’s a will-they-or-won’t they storyline and its cast is a little too pretty (something no one will ever complain about), it isn’t one of those “Castle”-like shows where murders serve as grisly backdrops to the characters’ cute flirtations.

Am I saying Dick Wolf’s latest has something for everyone? Kind of, yeah. It’s taken lessons from the pacing of Wolf’s “Law & Order” franchise, gussied up the worn-in feeling of the “Wire,” and added just a touch of the shameless emotional manipulation of “Grey’s Anatomy.”  Read More...



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