January 10, 2014 8:00 PM

HBO’s ‘True Detective’ will draw you into cops’ hearts of darkness

After “True Detective,” all the other TV cops hunting serial killers are going to look like copycats. The taut script and spot-on dialogue takes us on a ’90s noir roller coaster ride of Shakespearean tragedy with fearless literary aspirations, delivered by two actors at the top of their game.

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