A small town in Kansas is literally left in the dark after seeing a mushroom cloud over near-by Denver, Colorado. The townspeople struggle to find answers about the blast and solutions on how to survive.
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A small town in Kansas is literally left in the dark after seeing a mushroom cloud over near-by Denver, Colorado. The townspeople struggle to find answers about the blast and solutions on how to survive.

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For the town of Jericho, the end of the world is just the beginning. See more »


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A reference in one episode of a radio message announcing "Senator Morrisette is making his move" is a reference to producer Keira Morrisette's father, Bill Morrisette, who was an Oregon state senator at the time. See more »

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You can't see the Rocky Mountain Front Range from anywhere in NW Kansas. See more »

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Each episode's title card is accompanied with audio containing only Morse code (dots and dashes, or short and long beeps) which, when translated, provides a short hint (around 3 words) about the episode to come. See more »

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Jericho, a refreshing step up in quality
2 April 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

So often I lament the passing of quality broadcast commercial television and then something new, challenging, such as Jericho shows up.

I think it is certainly timely in light of threats from without and perhaps even within our nation.

I was concerned that the 2nd season was not going to measure up as the first episode was rather shaky but it picked up and ended with a bang.

I am glad that CBS brought it back for a finale.

Casting was excellent and I am still astonished at the quality of the writing and plotting. Just so well done.


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