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Partners Season 10

Starts 4/24/14

Airs: Thursday 9:00PM-10:00PM

Repeats: Friday 1:00PM-2:00PM

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Season 10 is here! The Special Mission Task Team sounds more important than it is. Positioned in the lowest section of the Metropolitan Police Department, it is headed by Ukyo Sugishita. Co-workers have nicknamed Ukyo "the gravekeeper of human resource" because it appears that anyone who works under Ukyo eventually leaves the office. However, the other reason for this name is that when Ukyo first transferred to this section, all of his direct reports somehow died mysteriously. Yutaka Mizutani is the calm, meticulous elder partner who plays Detective Ukyo Sugishita.

Doctor X 2

Starts 4/28/14

Airs: Monday 9:00PM-10:00PM

Repeats: Tuesday 1:00PM-2:00PM

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Season 2! Michiko Daimon is a freelance doctor who was dispatched to a university hospital who lost a number of doctors all at once due to harsh work conditions.

853

Starts 4/10/14

Airs: Thursday 8:00PM-9:00PM

Repeats: Friday 12:00PM-1:00PM

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853 refers to the precinct where Detective Shinnosuke Kamo used to work. But this was before he accidentally shot a criminal in his custody. After that incident, Detective Kamo is reassigned to a smaller, rural jurisdiction. For 10 years, he keeps his nose to the grind, continuing to do great investigative work despite the demotion to a smaller police precinct. Until one day, he is called back to put his detective skills to work again in the 853.

Mission To Kill

Started 4/4/14

Airs: Friday 8:00PM-9:00PM

Repeats: Saturday 7:00PM-8:00PM

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Shigotonin refers to a team of hired assassins. In this samurai drama consisting of multiple series and specials, police are left to unravel crimes committed by hired assassins. What becomes obvious is that the real criminals are not just the assassins, but the people who hired them.

Broken Vow

Started 3/30/14

Airs: Sunday 5:00PM-6:00PM

Repeats: No repeat

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Roberto Sebastian falls in love with a country girl, Melissa Santiago. On their wedding day, Roberto learns Melissa was raped and is now pregnant. He cannot live with this, so he abandons her. With her perfect world shattered, Melissa attempts to take her own life only to be saved by Felix Castro. Their love blooms and Felix vows to win Melissa’s trust. But Roberto contemplates reuniting with Melissa. Will she give him a second chance?

Hidamari no Ki

Started 3/18/14

Airs: Tuesday 9:00PM-10:00PM

Repeats: Wednesday 1:00PM-2:00PM

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It is 1855, the year following the Treaty of Peace and Amity between the United States and Japan. A 26-year-old samurai, Manjiro Ibuya, has succeeded his father and tries to make a name for himself by training more seriously than everyone else. His efforts irritate the other samurai. One day, Manjiro encounters trouble with a fellow pupil. Manjiro sustains a severe gash on his hand, which is stitched up perfectly by Ryoan Tezuka, a doctor of western medicine. Although Manjiro is grateful for the excellent job Ryoan did, he is also irritated with him because he knows Ryoan is interested in a woman he secretly loves. Yet when Ryoan is attacked by a samurai, Manjiro quickly rises to his defense and cuts the samurai down, only to learn he is the same person who earlier cut his hand.

 

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