January 10, 2011 12:00 PM

>Southland, TNT’s first-rate cop drama, is back Jan. 4. The gunfire is as noisy as on any other crime show, but the tone goes for hushed understatement. When a body turns up in a ceiling vent, it registers with that much more of a jolt. Regina King heads the solid ensemble. These folks are dutiful, proud and bone-tired.


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