The Big Easy: Season 1 - Rotten Tomatoes

The Big Easy: Season 1 (1996-1997)





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The hazy, noirish atmosphere of New Orleans is the backdrop for the cases of a maverick cop who often finds himself at odds with an alluring federal prosecutor. Filmed on location, the stylish drama was based on a 1987 feature that starred Dennis Quaid and Ellen Barkin.


Tony Crane
as Det. Remy McSwain
Susan Walters
as Anne Osborne
Barry Corbin
as Sheriff C.D. LeBlanc
Eric George
as Smiley Dupree
Troy Bryant
as DA Lightnin' Hawkins
Siena Goines
as Isabella
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Critic Reviews for The Big Easy: Season 1

All Critics (2) | Top Critics (2)

Crane makes a valiant attempt to bring the hero to life, but doesn't deliver the slick, engaging personality and Cajun know-how that are needed.

July 31, 2019 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Remy's murder investigations never become suspenseful. And the slow-burning sexual attraction between Remy and Anne works better in a film than in a series.

July 31, 2019 | Full Review…

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