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24 in 24 is a British behind-the-scenes documentary hosted by Jenni Falconer that explores the popularity of 24. It provides 24 reasons why one should watch "the best action on TV." It was featured on the Region 2 release of Season 7 on DVD.
The documentary begins with a summary of Seasons 1-3 in 68 seconds, recapping Jack Bauer's first few terrible days, including the assassination attempt on David Palmer, the death of Teri Bauer, Jack's return to CTU, the bombing of CTU, Chase and Kim's relationship, and Jack's addiction to heroin.
The show's attention to detail is another point explored, showing examples of characters in the first and last episode of the season, and how similar they look. Bernard talks about how you become bored of things such as hair choices, citing the soulpatch that Tony Almeida sports during Season 7.
The splitscreen: Cherry Jones complements the clever style it creates, and Garofalo says that she hugely enjoys the way it is presented. Evan Katz also says that it is a good technique to show the real-time.
24's popularity about the world is the next talking point, including the number of awards the show has won.
The addictiveness of 24 is another reason for the show's popularity. Bernard says that no classic thrillers like 24 are around anymore, which makes it stand apart from the rest. Katz says that 24 was one of those shows that leads the way. Gil Bellows (Frank Trammell) complements Kiefer as the driving force behind the show. Kiefer himself says that Jack Bauer is a believable character.
The difference between each day is the next focus; Sutherland talks about how what happens in each season affects each season. Gordon says that the Jack seen in Season 7 is very different to any seen before, backed up by Bernard.
The unpredictability of 24 is also looked at, including how most of the time the actors do not know what is going on. Jones, Garofalo and Kae-Kazim all talk about the shocks that can occur when you read the scripts for the next episode.
The action-packed nature of the show is another reason for its popularity, with clips from all seasons demonstrating this fact. Director Jon Cassar backs this up, saying that it is very organic for the show.
The fate of Tony Almeida is brought up next, and the return of Tony is listed as another point of interest for the series. Bernard says that fans will enjoy the return. Cassar says that the return works well for the show.
The bad guys are next shown, including Iké Dubaku and Jonas Hodges, both of whom talk about their roles on the show, as well as Carlos Bernard talking about his change of role.
The minor moments of romance in 24 are also looked at, with Jack and Audrey Raines' relationship, as well as Kim and Chase, and Tony and Michelle.
Jack Bauer himself is the next person on the list, with interviews with all the cast members talking about why Jack is the "coolest and sexiest" hero on television. Sutherland says that getting the role was the "gift of a lifetime".
It's the best show on television: cast and crew members talk about why they like it so much, and why it has been so popular amongst so many people.
The number one question: What does Jack Bauer do on his day off? Falconer talks to Sutherland about the issue, who says that he sleeps, goes to the bathroom, and eats.
A sneak peek at Season 7 is the final point on the list, with clips from the first three episodes shown.