Review: 'The Mentalist' starring Simo...

Review: 'The Mentalist' starring Simon Baker

There are 5 comments on the Newsday story from Sep 23, 2008, titled Review: 'The Mentalist' starring Simon Baker. In it, Newsday reports that:

WHERE Tonight at 9 on CBS/2 REASON TO WATCH Simon Baker WHAT IT'S ABOUT Patrick Jane , our mentalist, is a searing, smart cop who, from the tiniest details, gleans great cosmic truths about people's lives and - ...

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Key West, FL

#1 Sep 23, 2008
Such a blatant ripoff of Psych I won't even bother watching it.

New Zealand

#2 Sep 23, 2008
Is there any way we in New Zealand can see this??

Arlington, TX

#3 Sep 23, 2008
OK, so the plot was a bit predictable, but Simon was terrific. This doesn't have the slapstick feel of Psych at all in my opinion. It is much more similar to Sherlock Holmes. I like it and I really like Simon Baker. I wish him well and hope this is the break he deserves.

Houston, TX

#4 Sep 25, 2008
LOVE LOVE LOVE Simon Baker! He was great in The Guardian and he's AWESOME in The Mentalist! I missed Smith, when it was on?? But had I known about it I would have watched it. I REALLY hope that CBS isn't stupid enough to cancel this show and if they do, Simon Baker needs to bail on them and head for the movies!!! Go Simon!


#5 May 17, 2009
I LOVE Simon Baker in The Mentalist, one of the best shows i've seen in a long time. I really hope we get a second series.

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