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A comedy about how friendships and romances both enhance and complicate our lives, which centers on three longtime friends and their attempts to navigate the demands of their relationships.

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Bob Fisher, Adir Miller
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Series cast summary:
David Denman ...  Mike 13 episodes, 2011
Nelson Franklin ...  Adam 13 episodes, 2011
Kris Marshall ...  Ethan 13 episodes, 2011
Liza Lapira ...  Lisa 13 episodes, 2011
Aya Cash ...  Callie 13 episodes, 2011
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A comedy about how friendships and romances both enhance and complicate our lives, which centers on three longtime friends and their attempts to navigate the demands of their relationships. Written by Fox Publicity

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They're trying to navigate life.

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

8 February 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Jelzőlámpa See more »

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Dolby

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1.78 : 1
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Is the adaptation of the Israeli hit comedy "Ramzor". See more »

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At one point during the series, Callie's Toyota Yaris is stolen, and both Callie and Adam buy a new Toyota Prius to replace her car. However in subsequent episodes, Callie is seen driving the same Toyota Yaris that had been stolen, and the Prius is never seen again. See more »

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Remake of Traffic Light (2008) See more »

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Traffic light is the perfect metaphor for the show
13 April 2011 | by RCBVanSee all my reviews

Traffic light is the perfect metaphor for the show. It takes a while to get up to speed after it starts, but once it gets going, it is full of smart humour, fun characters and a solid 20 minutes of smiles if not outright laughter.

Sure you can compare it to other ensemble comedies, such as HIMYM, Rules of Engagement, or the up and coming Happy Endings. But what I like about this show the most is the characters are normal...not eccentric. They are just a trio of three friends, bonded perhaps more than most with the lost of their fourth amigo Ben. They find a way to balance their own lives, whether stopped, slow or on the go with the connection of friendship that often wanes as we move into our thirty and forties.

That said, I do admit, it took me about three episodes to really start falling for this show, but I am glad I invested the time. I really enjoy tuning in each week for the antics of the boys. I hope Fox gives it a chance to shine because I do think it is a diamond in the rough.


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