Crossing Lines

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  • TV-14
  • 2013
  • 3 Seasons
  • 7.3  (13,576)

Crossing Lines is a thrilling crime drama series that aired on NBC from 2013 to 2015. The show revolves around a team of international law enforcement professionals who form a special unit to track down some of the world's most dangerous criminals. At the center of the show is William Fichtner's character, Carl Hickman, a former New York cop turned detective who was forced to retire after being shot in the line of duty. When a series of crimes with international ties begin to threaten the safety of citizens across the globe, Carl is recruited by a team of experts who work together to stop the perpetrators and bring them to justice.

Joining Carl on the team are Donald Sutherland's character, Michel Dorn, a former Prosecutor at the International Criminal Court (ICC) who brings years of experience and knowledge to the table. Also on the team is Marc Lavoine's character, Louis Daniel, a French detective who possesses great intuition and acts as a bridge between the team and European law enforcement. Gabriella Pession's character, Eva Vittoria, is an Italian detective who is smart, capable, and skilled at interrogation. Tom Wlaschiha's character, Sebastian Berger, is a German detective with a sharp mind and strong deductive skills. Moon Dailly's character, Anne-Marie San, is a young police officer from The Netherlands, eager to learn and prove her worth. And finally, Klara Issova's character, Dorn's personal assistant, Sophie Baines, who supports the team in a multitude of ways.

Together, this group of experts works tirelessly to solve intricate and dangerous cases that often span across multiple countries and continents. Their global approach and diverse backgrounds bring a fresh perspective to investigations that other agencies may have missed, which allows them to make progress in closing cases that were previously thought unsolvable. The team uses a combination of traditional police work, cutting-edge technology, and cultural insights to solve the crimes and bring criminals to justice.

Throughout the series, the team encounters a wide range of criminal masterminds, from human traffickers to drug lords, and white-collar criminals to serial killers. Each episode features its unique storyline and gives viewers an inside look at the intricate workings of international law enforcement. The series also explores the personal lives of the team members, highlighting their unique struggles, successes, and failures along the way.

The show's stunning visuals and breathtaking locations will take viewers on a globetrotting adventure. The series was shot on location in various cities around the world, giving it a much-needed authenticity that adds to its appeal. The themes in Crossing Lines are relatable, appealing to viewers who enjoy action, suspense, and drama.

In conclusion, if you are a fan of criminal drama, high stakes action, and international intrigue, you should definitely give Crossing Lines a watch. With a talented cast and beautiful cinematography, it is sure to keep you on the edge of your seat from beginning to end.

Crossing Lines is a series that is currently running and has 3 seasons (34 episodes). The series first aired on June 23, 2013.

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12. Obscura
December 4, 2015
The former Russian secret agent Valentina Michailova murdered the Press officer of the right-wing of the Freedom Romanian Party with a garrote. Since her motives are very personal, the ICC have to hurry to catch the professional killer . Her next victim is Solbak, the head of the Party. Marco makes a new step in the investigation of his missing sister.
11. Penalty
November 27, 2015
The mysterious death of a journalist who is about to give an exclusive to Dorn's unit has to do with the world of drug, counterfeit and terrorist weapons.
Enemy of the People
10. Enemy of the People
November 17, 2015
When the locker room of a football team is bombarded, the research leads to a racist motive and exposes a dark secret of the profitable owner.
9. Expose
November 10, 2015
The investigation on the death of key figures of a controversial Hydro-Electric project exposes the secret life of a contractor.
8. Heat
November 3, 2015
Polonium 210 is stolen from a British nuclear plant. An elderly former colleague of Dorn joins the investigation. He provides useful expertise, but clashes with Carine regarding the direction the investigation should take. During the search for the cargo of lethal polonium Carine faces a former researcher at the school, and make her question her ability to lead the ICC.
Lost and Found
7. Lost and Found
October 27, 2015
A thinly clad girl wandering outdoors falls from a bridge. She survives, but is in such shock, that she cannot speak. The team believes she escaped from sex traffickers who have long been sought by the ICC.
6. Executioner
October 20, 2015
A known criminal has been knifed, but he dies instead of a deadly contagious disease. The team tries to track down all who had contact with him. The man who knifed him and his criminal partners of course do not want to be found.
5. Recoil
October 13, 2015
A killer who escaped justice on a technicality has moved close to the Hague and started killing people. Marco who investigated the original case is incensed, but then the case takes a strange turn when the killer is murdered.
In Loco Parentis
4. In Loco Parentis
October 7, 2015
The Cross boarders unit travel to Italy to investigate the assumed assassination of a prestigious judge.
3. Dragon
October 2, 2015
The cross borders unit investigate the death of a bus driver and student of a prestigious European school.
2. Whistleblower
September 25, 2015
New leads suggest Wombosi is not behind the murder and kidnapping. Rather the person who gave Sophie the evidence is the real target of a much more complex plot.
1. Redux
September 25, 2015
Six months after the season two finale, Michel Dorn has to bring a new team together after one of his prosecutors goes missing. Sophie Baines, Dorn's second at the trial of Wombosi, is kidnapped. Her driver is killed. New evidence she had dug up is challenged. Only she knows where the evidence came from. Dorn's investigative team has been disbanded. He puts together a new team to find Sophie.
Where to Watch Crossing Lines
Crossing Lines is available for streaming on the NBC website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Crossing Lines on demand at Google Play, Apple TV and Plex.
  • Premiere Date
    June 23, 2013
  • IMDB Rating
    7.3  (13,576)