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Sex-thriller 'Reckless' fills in as harmless summer diversion
Sex-thriller 'Reckless' fills in as harmless summer diversion

"Reckless," premiering Sunday on CBS, is a summery crime-soap, just complicated enough to be diverting without taxing brains addled by the sun. Created by Dana Stevens ("What About Brian"), with a pilot directed by Catherine Hardwicke ("Twilight"), it is a busy, middling thing, thin yet compelling in the way that one potato chip compels you to eat another. I can't exactly recommend it, and yet I must admit I watched many more episodes than was strictly necessary to write this review. The place is Charleston, S.C., where the days are hot and the nights are hotter, and the cops and lawyers the camera lingeringly peruses hotter still. The fact that few of them seem authentic members of...

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