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A former superhero decides to reboot her life by becoming a private investigator.
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 Jessica Jones (26 episodes, 2015-2018)
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 Trish Walker (12 episodes, 2015)
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 Malcolm Ducasse (12 episodes, 2015)
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 Kilgrave (11 episodes, 2015)
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Ever since her short-lived stint as a superhero ended in tragedy, Jessica Jones has been rebuilding her personal life and career as a hot-tempered, sardonic private detective in Hell's Kitchen, New York City. Plagued by self-loathing and a wicked case of PTSD, Jessica battles demons from within and without, using her extraordinary abilities as an unlikely champion for those in need... especially if they're willing to cut her a check. Written by obtomkenobi

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The reason for all the episodes of the show having 'AKA' in them is because in the comics, the original title of said comics was simple "Alias", which in turn is because Jessica's PI firm is known as 'Alias investigations'. AKA stands for "also known as" which is the meaning of the word alias. See more »

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Kilgrave: Bitches, right?
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The opening credits are a blurred sequence (from Jessica's point of view) of neighborhoods with silhouetted characters carrying out private activities. See more »

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Referenced in Honest Trailers: Minions (2015) See more »

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Watch it for the plot
1 January 2016 | by (Finland) – See all my reviews

Jessica Jones is what happens when you strip off a superhero's spandex and explosions. Taking away the flash of Hollywood block-busters puts a great burden on both the plot and actors, and Jessica Jones excels in both.

The series is a must-see for anyone who likes a good thriller. Rather than using superpowers or alien gadgets, the main character's search for the villain is good old-fashioned PI work. The superpower that has the most relevance to the plot, mind-control of the wonderfully evil villain Kilgrave played by David Tennant, is not used in a quest to destroy the world but rather to pose difficult ethical questions: What would you do if you had the ultimate power? Who can be redeemed?

13 episodes leaves no time for fillers, keeping the plot moving fast. The cinematography is also great.


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