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Air Date: January 11th, 2011

Network: FX

Series Summary
A former boxing champion struggles to find his identity and support his family after retiring.

Rating: TVMA

Genres: Drama, Boxing


  • Season 1 - Episode 13 : War Apr 5, 2011

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    Lights and Reynolds face off for the heavyweight title.

  • Season 1 - Episode 12 : Sucker Punch Mar 29, 2011

    As things ramp up for the big fight, Lights receives a surprise visitor.

  • Season 1 - Episode 11 : Rainmaker Mar 22, 2011

    Lights tries to help a hard-up and drunken former champ; a talkative witness threatens Lights' future.

  • Season 1 - Episode 10 : Cut Men Mar 15, 2011

    An injury puts Lights' comeback, his health and Theresa's medical career in jeopardy.

  • Season 1 - Episode 9 : Infight Mar 8, 2011

    Lights' allegiance to a new boxing mentor threatens to tear apart his family.

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  • Beneath the grit, this is a tale of chivalry. [31 Jan 2011, p.40] Show More

  • Thanks to the sharp writing of Warren Leight and a revelatory lead performance by obscure journeyman actor Holt McCallany, Lights Out is a reminder of why Hollywood keeps making boxing stories. Because when they're done well, they're irresistible. Show More

  • Lights Out isn't a bad show, but it's frustratingly uneven. It has its moments, but at this stage, it doesn't offer the kind of deeply fascinating and addictive portrait of human nature that we've come to expect from the top tier of cable dramas. Show More

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