scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 615
Television shows that I particularly enjoy There are two television shows that I particularly enjoy Their plots are intriguing and the characters and action of both shows are lifelike I quickly become absorbed in these dramas These shows are Law and Order and NYPD Blue The two shows are very similar in some aspects At the same time they differ significantly Each show is one-hour in length Both are police-based dramas Each shows location is New York City The action and events in the screenplays of both productions take place during the mid 1980s Each show is very effective in drawing you into the plot Sometimes this is due to the telling of lifelike stories or to the trials and tribulations of the characters Each Law and Order presentation deals with one particular crime It begins with the committing of the crime follows the subsequent investigation to the arrest of the perpetrator and then continues to the resulting trial On NYPD Blue the drama is constructed around a specific police precinct and its officers who work on multiple crimes during an episode The crime investigations to which the officers investigate are solved during the particular television presentation However the show never includes the prosecution of cases in court The first half of a Law and Order production usually portrays the investigation of the crime and the arrest of its perpetrator The second half of the show features the district attorneys and court trial In contrast the NYPD Blue show consistently presents only the various stages of the criminal investigations and the resulting arrests Rarely does the drama include a court scene If one follows Law and Order attentively it is easy to relate what one sees in the show to aspects of real life However it is not often that one can associate what appears in the NYPD Blue shows with anything that one reads in the newspaper or watches on the television news On
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA