I did a search of the forum and did not see a thread for this and wondered why, it does very well in the ratings for Friday nights coming in first in its 9 pm timeslot. It seems to be very popular in Canada as well as the U.S. Background: Flashpoint is an emotional journey following the lives of members of the SRU (Strategic Response Unit) as they solve hostage situations, bust gangs, and defuse bombs. They work by utilizing their training to get inside the heads of these people in order to make them reach their breaking point (aka their flashpoint). - Sgt. Gregory Parker leads the elite team on their missions. The show is based upon the experiences of the real life Toronto Police Emergency Task Force. It debuted on July 11, 2008, on CTV in Canada and CBS in the U.S. Sniper and Critical Incident were former working titles. The original 2007 pilot for the series was filmed using the Critical Incident title and Sniper was used when CTV originally announced the series in late December 2007. - You can find more at Wikipedia or from the sites linked below. Official Websites: CTV.ca & CBS.com Characters & Cast: Sgt. Gregory Parker: Enrico Colantoni Ed Lane: Hugh Dillon Jules Callaghan: Amy Jo Johnson Sam Braddock: David Paetkau Kevin Wordsworth: Michael Cram Mike Scarlatti: Sergio Di Zio Lewis Young: Mark Taylor Dr. Amanda Luria: Ruth Marshall EDITED 10/31/09: If you can't see the show you might try, Ch131.com there is no downloading required You can see both season 2 & 3 (as well as other shows). Here is what you do, if you don't see "Flashpoint" on the list then on the left click "Tv Shows" and then find "Flashpoint" on the list, then the season you want to watch and then the episode.