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Amazon Originals Review: Bosch

Although a little rushed, the Amazon Original Bosch is a solid, slow-burn cop drama. Review by Matt Cummings Amazon Originals hit it big in 2015 with their comedy Transparent , winning tow Golden Globe awards and solid praise along the way. Seeking to extend their street rep as a legitimate distributor of programming is Bosch , based on the book series by Michael Connelly. And while it's an enjoyable slow burn, the series needs a bit more polish and a few more episodes. LAPD Detective Harry Bosch (Titus Welliver) is no stranger to trouble: a decorated soldier, he's a shoot-first-cop-on-the-edge, with only a broken marriage to show for his personal life. But Bosch bleeds LA, and when the body of a 12 year-old boy is accidentally dug up, he takes a special interest in pursing the truth about his murder. Was it the serial killer Raynard Waits (Jason Gedrick) or the boy's foster child friend Johnny Stokes (Shawn Hatosy)? Together with his partner Jerry Edgar