Sitcoms Online - Main Page / Message Boards - Main Page / News Blog / Photo Galleries / DVD Reviews / Buy TV Shows on DVD and Blu-ray

View Today's Active Threads / View New Posts / Mark All Boards Read / Chit Chat Board

Nurse Jackie links at Sitcoms Online / Nurse Jackie Photo Gallery


Nurse Jackie - Season One

Buy Nurse Jackie - Season One on DVD
(Blu-ray)
Nurse Jackie - Season Two

Buy Nurse Jackie - Season Two on DVD
(Blu-ray)
Nurse Jackie - Season Three

Buy Nurse Jackie - Season Three on DVD
(Blu-ray)
Nurse Jackie - Season Four

Buy Nurse Jackie - Season Four on DVD
(Blu-ray)
Nurse Jackie - Season Five

Buy Nurse Jackie - Season Five on DVD
(Blu-ray)
Nurse Jackie - Season Six

Buy Nurse Jackie - Season Six on DVD
(Blu-ray)
Nurse Jackie - Season Seven

Buy Nurse Jackie - Season Seven on DVD
(Blu-ray)

Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums  

Go Back   Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums > 2010s Sitcoms > Nurse Jackie
User Name
Password


Welcome to the Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, search, view attachments, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

SitcomsOnline.com News Blog Headlines Twitter Facebook Instagram RSS

Decades Acquires Newhart Starting March 2018; Santa Clarita Diet Brings Out More Stars for Season 2
Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of February 19, 2018)
SitcomsOnline Digest: Netflix's Disjointed to End After One Season; Will & Grace Revival Coming to DVD
Fri-Yay: Is the Era of the "Sadcom" Over?; TBS Lands Pilot from Emmy Winner
The CW to Expand to 6 Nights; Netflix Gets 5th Season of Grace and Frankie
CBS Renews Digital Sitcom; Judy Greer Is Not Kidding, She Joins Jim Carrey Comedy
Rare Gems on getTV for Black History Month; Showtime Comedy Pilot Brings Out the Stars
ABC Crossovers Set for March 1; Tosh.0 Gets 3 Additional Seasons Thru 2020
Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of February 12, 2018)
SitcomsOnline Digest: Tosh.0 Gets Three Season Renewal; New DVDs for Diff'rent Strokes and More
Fri-Yay: High Concept Sitcoms; Bravo's Imposters Returns in April


New on DVD/Blu-ray (January/February)

Trial & Error - The Complete First Season Superior Donuts - Season One Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Seventh Season Green Acres - The Complete Fifth Season Mayberry R.F.D. - The Complete First Season

01/09 - Girlfriends - The Complete Series
01/16 - Trial & Error - The Complete First Season
01/22 - Superior Donuts - Season One
01/23 - Baskets - The Complete Season Two
02/06 - All in the Family - Seasons 1-5
02/06 - Bosom Buddies - The Complete Series
02/13 - Broad City - Season 4
02/13 - Three's Company - The Complete Series - Come and Knock on Our Door Collection
02/27 - Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Seventh Season
02/27 - Green Acres - The Complete Fifth Season
02/27 - Mayberry R.F.D. - The Complete First Season
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-22-2010, 04:31 PM   #1
TJ
Administrator
Administrator
 
TJ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 03, 2000
Location: Marietta, GA
Posts: 7,586
Send a message via AIM to TJ
Default Nurse Jackie - Season One DVD Review

Naughty nurses? No, it isn’t some kind of pornographic film, and actually they are naughty for the good of their patients. At least that is the way it is on Nurse Jackie, the Showtime series starring Edie Falco as Jackie Peyton. She is the “Dirty Harry” of the medical world, so to speak, the New York City emergency room nurse, who violates every single part of the code of ethics for a nurse in order to do her best at her job, whether that means forging organ donor cards, giving treatments that are not what the doctor ordered, flushing an ear down the toilet, or doing what is a big part of the premise of the series: obtaining prescription pharmaceuticals from the Eddie (Paul Schulze) pharmacist in the hospital whom she is sleeping with. Along at Nurse Jackie’s side is the nursing student Zoey (Merritt Weaver), who doesn’t seem to get along with Jackie too well, overbearing and “by the book” supervisor Gloria Akalitus (Anna Deavere Smith). There are also the two emergency room physicians, the extremely uncaring (but still Jackie’s friend) Dr. Elenor O’Hara (Eve Best) and the young know-it-all that Jackie hates, Dr. Fitch Cooper (Peter Facinelli). She has a home life too, with a husband (who is not the pharmacist) and two young girls.

Nurse Jackie is a lot like the series Weeds, in that it incorporates drama with black comedy and has storylines which continue throughout the series. The first season aired in 2009 and consisted of twelve episodes, all of which are presented on this three disc set.

Read our review by Skees53 here:
http://www.sitcomsonline.com/nurseja...dvdreview.html

Please post any questions or comments about this set.
  Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:31 AM.


Although the administrators and moderators of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards will attempt to keep all objectionable messages off this forum, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the author, and neither the owners of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards, nor Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. (developers of vBulletin) will be held responsible for the content of any message. The owners of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards reserve the right to remove, edit, move or close any thread for any reason.

Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.5.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.