TV Series | TV-14 | | Action, Crime, Drama
An ex-CIA agent and a wealthy programmer save lives via a surveillance AI that sends them the identities of civilians involved in impending crimes. However, the details of the crimes--including the civilians' roles--are left a mystery.
In Season 2 having Reese wear glasses to stop people from recognizing him is an inside joke about how in 2006 Jim Caveizel was going to be the next Superman.
You are being watched. The government has a secret system...
Harold Finch: secret system
John Greer: A system you asked for to keep y-y-you sssafe.
Harold Finch: A Machine that spies on you every hour of every day.
John Greer: You've granted it the power to see everything, to index, order, and control ...
Many times throughout the series, Whilst John is under fire and is low or out of ammunition, after subduing an antagonist, he never takes his weapon or checks to see if he has any appropriate ammo.