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  • Series Premiere Date: Sep 24, 2007
  • Season #: 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5
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Universal acclaim- based on 123 Ratings

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  • Summary: Chuck's access to all the knowledge in his brain helps him join the upper spy ranks with Sarah, but it's not bringing them any closer.
  • Genre(s): Comedy, Action & Adventure, Science Fiction
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 10 out of 14
  2. Negative: 0 out of 14
  1. Reviewed by: Paige Wiser
    Things are looking up for the underdog show.
  2. Reviewed by: Ken Tucker
    The show remains lightweight and occasionally just silly, but it’s also a comedy that's truly tense, a drama with a mythology that rarely gets bogged down.
  3. I watched the five new episodes NBC sent and couldn't wait to see more.
  4. Plot contrivances aside, the new season of Chuck gets off to a decent start as friendships rekindle (Chuck and best friend Morgan become roommates) and new parties get involved in subterfuge.
  5. Though each episode is entertaining, it's difficult to care what happens because nothing much seems to be at stake. Still, amid all the shattered and haunted leading men on TV today, Chuck is a refreshingly simple guy.
  6. 63
    Got to kick it up a notch, Chuck. [18 Jan 2010, p.41]
  7. The show’s formula--particularly the ease in which the villains track down Chuck--is getting creaky.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 18 out of 18
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 18
  3. Negative: 0 out of 18
  1. Jan 10, 2011
    There are many television shows that get worse with time, fortunately, Chuck is not one of them. Every season of Chuck gets better. With a plot that covers everything from action to comedy and romance, every viewer will have something to look forward to in Chuck. Expand
  2. Sep 2, 2010
    One of the best shows on TV with twists and lots of steamy romance. The character connection on screen works well with the show. You will feel a connection with the characters and can relate with them. Expand
  3. Sep 23, 2013
    To me season 3 is when this show hit its peak. This is my favorite season of the 5 and always will be, but for some reason something told me they should have ended the show with this season since it reached its purpose. Unfortunately the last two seasons make this show decline. 10/10 from me. Expand
  4. Sep 3, 2010
    The plot twists in this season are just amazing. At times you almost want to yell at the villains on the screen, it pulls you in and takes you for a great ride. Can't wait to see how they pull it together in the next season. Expand
  5. Nov 6, 2010
    Chuck just keeps getting better and better. Its an outstanding comedy, and a fantastic action filled spy show. A show like this deserves more viewers than its getting. Expand
  6. Oct 5, 2011
    Yet again, they deiliver like no other. I thought of NBC as a stupid, **** piece of **** that had one good show. With this show and season, I finally have the ability to reframe that mindset. It's awesome enough to the point of appreciating the network that releases it Expand

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