Entertainment Weekly - 11/05/2004
"[T]he darker themes provide a welcome edge and moral complexity."
Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin's brilliant television drama THE WEST WING follows the hyperdramatic, behind-the-scenes moral struggles that accompany everyday political life in the White House. Starring Martin Sheen as President Jed Bartlet, the series addresses topical issues such as welfare reform and criminal executions while dissecting the interpersonal relationships among White House staffers with a fast-paced, cerebral style. Rounding out the topnotch cast are Rob Lowe, John Spencer, Bradley Whitford, Allison Janney, Richard Schiff, and the always-stellar Stockard Channing as First Lady Abbey Bartlet. This collection includes every episode from the series' third season.
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