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Rob Owen: Miniseries 'Sons of Liberty' takes liberties with history

History's "Sons of Liberty" (9-11 p.m. Sunday, Monday and Tuesday) plays like a contemporary action movie, complete with modern profanity, a rooftop chase and scruffy sexy Sam Adams (Ben Barnes, "The Chronicles of Narnia") as its swashbuckling hero. Viewers looking for talking heads or historical accuracy need not tune in. In its first episode, "Sons of Liberty" is entertaining enough as it depicts the fomenting American Revolution that is to come. For a production featuring powdered wigs, "Sons of Liberty" does a particularly good job of introducing its large cast of characters and making them distinct. In Sunday's first episode, tax...

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