Movies and TV shows like NCIS: Los Angeles

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NCIS: Los Angeles (2009)
 6.7
 44K
NCIS: Los Angeles (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The exploits of the Los Angeles–based Office of Special Projects (OSP), an elite division of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service that specializes in undercover assignments.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, navy, crimes, partners against crime, crime, special agents, partners, forensics, fighting crime, crime investigation, law enforcement, government agency, military, murder investigation, psychologist, army investigation, soldier, marines, investigator, secret service, ex military, officer, team, working undercover, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa

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Most similar movies to NCIS: Los Angeles

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and exciting films and TV series with plots about law enforcement, crime, crimes, partners, partners against crime, police investigation and fighting crime mostly in Crime, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like NCIS: Los Angeles: NCIS (2003), Hawaii Five-0 (2010), Criminal Minds (2005), NCIS: New Orleans (2014), The Mentalist (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.8
 106K
NCIS (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: From murder and espionage to terrorism and stolen submarines, a team of special agents investigates any crime that has a shred of evidence connected to Navy and Marine Corps personnel, regardless of rank or position.
Style: realistic, captivating, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, forensics, computer genius, crime, navy, victim, interrogation, government agency, special agents, crime investigation, military, teamwork ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 7.4
 61K
Hawaii Five-0 (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Steve McGarrett returns home to Oahu, in order to find his father's killer. The governor offers him the chance to run his own task force (Five-0). Steve's team is joined by Chin Ho Kelly, Danny "Danno" Williams, and Kono Kalakaua.
Style: exciting, realistic, stylized, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, partners against crime, crimes, suspicion, teamwork, police investigation, law enforcement, corruption, relatives, fighting crime, organized crime, policewoman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 136K
Criminal Minds (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: An elite team of FBI profilers analyze the country's most twisted criminal minds, anticipating their next moves before they strike again. The Behavioral Analysis Unit's most experienced agent is David Rossi, a founding member of the BAU ...
Style: psychological, serious, exciting, rough, suspense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: fbi, investigation, crime, murder, special agents, intelligence, team, profiler, law enforcement, serial killer, danger, investigator ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, virginia, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
NCIS: New Orleans (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A drama about the local field office that investigates criminal cases affecting military personnel in The Big Easy, a city known for its music, entertainment and decadence.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, government agency, partners, crimes, state affairs, special agents, military, undercover, navy, investigation, army investigation, soldier ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.1
 151K
The Mentalist (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Patrick Jane, a former celebrity psychic medium, uses his razor sharp skills of observation and expertise at "reading" people to solve serious crimes with the California Bureau of Investigation.
Style: exciting, intellectual, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: partners against crime, fighting crime, crimes, police investigation, investigation, serial killer, partners, danger, murder, psychic, talented, coworker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.7
 15K
Graceland (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Somewhere in Southern California, in a drug raid run by the US government, a beachfront property was seized and turned into a residence for undercover cops. They are all top agents of the DEA, FBI, and Customs and they are living in this house ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, special agents, working undercover, undercover, rookie, young man, coworker, crime, drug dealer, fighting crime, crimes, coworker relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Rizzoli & Isles (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Perhaps their strikingly different personalities make the relationship between detective Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles so effective. Jane, the only female cop in Boston's homicide division, is tough, relentless and rarely lets ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: girls' night
Plot: police investigation, partners against crime, crimes, forensics, police detective, policewoman, family relations, female detective, partners, best friends, crime, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.6
 15K
JAG (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: JAG is an American legal drama television show with a distinct military theme, created by Donald P. Bellisario, and produced by Belisarius Productions in association with Paramount Network Television. The first season was co-produced with NBC ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: military, navy, insubordination, u.s. navy, army investigation, power relations, legal investigation, legal, courtroom, courtroom drama, law enforcement, lawyers and clients ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century
Place: california, battleship, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 12K
Legends (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Working for the FBI's Deep Cover Operations division, Martin Odum can transform himself into a different person -- whether it's an assignment as a Serbian extremist, a corrupt Chicago police officer, a British special forces colonel, or a ...
Style: serious, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, undercover, working undercover, fbi, government agency, secret identity, espionage, betrayal, state affairs, mysterious character, dishonesty, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 3K
T.J. Hooker (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: T. J. Hooker is an American police drama television program starring William Shatner in the title role as a 15-year veteran police sergeant. The series premiered as a mid-season replacement on March 13, 1982, on ABC and ran on the network until May ...
Style: witty, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: police, police investigation, workaholic, law enforcement, partners, fighting crime, crime, honest law enforcer, crimes, partners against crime, sergeant, police protagonist ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.6
 6K
Gang Related (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Every villain has a noble cause, and every hero has a dark side. Detective Ryan Lopez is a rising star in Los Angeles' elite Gang Task Force. What the world doesn't know is that long before Ryan became a cop, he pledged allegiance to a ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, undercover, urban, squad, fighting crime, boss, double life, power struggle, mole, law enforcement, policewoman, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.6
 4K
Dark Blue (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dark Blue was an action/drama television series which premiered on TNT on July 15, 2009, at 10 pm. It ended its run on September 15, 2010. The series is set in Los Angeles, California. It revolves around Carter Shaw, the leader of an undercover ...
Style: tense, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, policewoman, marriage, working undercover, coworker, right and wrong, bring down, fighting crime, temperamental, partners, workplace, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 1K
Police Woman (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sergeant “Pepper"” Anderson, an undercover cop for the Criminal Conspiracy Unit of the Los Angeles Police Department, poses undercover from mob girl to prostitute.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: police, rally, partners, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, crime, reluctant partners, superior officer, chases and races, undercover, fighting crime, stewardess ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
 41K
CSI: NY (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 43 min.
Story: CSI: NY is an American police procedural television series that ran on CBS from September 22, 2004 to February 22, 2013 for a total of nine seasons and 197 original episodes. The show follows the investigations of a team of NYPD forensic scientists ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, workplace, riddles and clues, partners against crime, forensics, murder, investigation, crimes, crime investigation, mystery, interrogation, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.2
 145
The Handler (2003)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Handler is a crime series created by Canadian writer-producer Chris Haddock, airing in the United States on CBS in the 2003-04 season. The show starred Joe Pantoliano as Joe Renato, an FBI agent assigned to train and handle young undercover ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: fbi, special agents, crime, officers and cadets, law enforcement, working undercover, undercover, basic training, government agency, undercover agent, crime solving, fbi agent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders is a drama about the specialized International Division of the FBI tasked with solving crimes and coming to the rescue of Americans who find themselves in danger while abroad.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: investigation, fbi, crimes, danger, special agents, profiler, forensics, intelligence, team, police investigation, human nature, government agency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.4
 11K
Crossing Lines (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Germany, Belgium, USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Through globalization, many countries have been opened and barriers removed to ensure easy trade, travel and cultural diversity. However, this openness has given opportunities to criminals looking to exploit the system and ultimately threaten our ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, german, unconventional method, hunt down, talented, crime, bodies, crimes, chases and races, organized crime, law enforcement, computer genius ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.8
 2K
Baretta (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Baretta is an American detective television series which ran on ABC from 1975 to 1978. The show was a milder version of a successful 1973–74 ABC series, Toma, starring Tony Musante as chameleon-like, real-life New Jersey police officer David Toma. ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Plot: police detective, undercover, partners against crime, crime, reluctant partners, crimes, working undercover, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, drug dealing, police investigation, police station ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 7.6
 198
Players (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Three young ex-cons track down criminals as a part of a new FBI program.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, crime, dishonesty, track down, partners, cons and scams, special agents, partners against crime, law enforcement, crimes, chases and races, sting operation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.9
 3K
The Beast (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: FBI agent Charles Barker applies controversial techniques in his attempts to bring criminals to justice, which often border on illegal and unsettle his uninitiated partner, Ellis Dove. Over the course of the first season, Barker is investigated by ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, undercover, rookie, fbi, double agent, working undercover, undercover cop, crime, partners, fbi agent, internal affairs, recruit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.4
 4K
Cobra 11 (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Alarm für Cobra 11 – Die Autobahnpolizei is a long-running, popular German television series about a two-man team of highway police, originally set in Berlin and later in North Rhine-Westphalia. The series has been broadcast in countries ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, police investigation, car chase, crimes, partners, buddies, danger, crime, tough law enforcer, working undercover, police interrogation, car stunt ...
Time: 1990s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.3
 4K
Golden Boy (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Golden Boy is an American crime drama series created by Nicholas Wootton, which is produced by Berlanti Television and Warner Bros. Television. CBS placed a series order on May 13, 2012. The series ran on CBS from February 26 to May 14, 2013 and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, touching ...
Plot: police detective, crime, ambition, murder investigation, partners against crime, rise to the top, crimes, talented, law enforcement, homicide detective, workplace, veteran ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.5
 3K
Fastlane (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Fastlane is an American action/crime drama series that was broadcast on Fox from September 18, 2002 to April 25, 2003. On August 14, 2005 G4 began rebroadcasting the complete series. After finishing its initial run on the network, Fastlane stopped ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: partners, drug dealing, undercover, working undercover, crimes, misfit partners, chases and races, reluctant partners, crime, criminal heroes, tough law enforcer, partners against crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 7.9
 954
Touching Evil (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Returning from a year-long psychological leave of absence after surviving an almost-fatal gunshot wound to the head, Detective David Creegan is assigned to the FBI's Organized and Serial Crime Unit – a rapid-response, elite crime ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: lifesaver, track down, partners against crime, police investigation, murder investigation, crimes, crime, law enforcement, danger, special agents, chases and races, hunt down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Chicago Code (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The series follows officers of the Chicago Police Department as they fight crime on the streets and try to expose political corruption within the city.
Style: rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corruption, police detective, politician, police chief, veteran, respect, rookie, mayor, robbery, captain, partners, notoriety ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.3
 8K
Battle Creek (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: In this mismatched buddy cop dramedy, an amazingly handsome, happy-go-lucky FBI agent is paired with a local, hard scrabble Michigan homicide detective. As they solve crimes together, their polar opposite methods only slightly outweigh their disdain ...
Style: cynical, witty, realistic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, police detective, law enforcement, fighting crime, police investigation, crimes, murder investigation, urban, police partner, fbi agent, female boss, police station ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 1K
K-Ville (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: K-Ville is an American television drama created and executive produced by Jonathan Lisco, centering on policing New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. Deran Sarafian directed the pilot. On May 15, 2008, the series was officially canceled.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, sincere, serious, rough ...
Plot: demolished city, crime, crimes, partners against crime, unlikely partners, rebellion, charity, police chief, police investigation, police detective, against the rules, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Starsky and Hutch (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Starsky & Hutch is a 1970s American cop thriller television series, which consisted of a 70-minute pilot movie and 92 episodes of 50 minutes each. The show was created by William Blinn, produced by Spelling-Goldberg Productions, and broadcast ...
Style: exciting, rough, semi serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police detective, car chase, partners against crime, police investigation, law enforcement, undercover, buddies, crimes, working undercover, unlikely partners, society, urban ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.1
 811
Dragnet (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sgt. Joe Friday and his partner Frank Smith methodically investigate crimes in Los Angeles.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, crime, partners against crime, fighting crime, police investigation, crimes, tough law enforcer, society, law enforcement, urban, caucasian, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Flikken Maastricht (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Former Amsterdam police detective Floris Wolfs has been transferred to the police department of the south-Dutch country town Maastricht. His metropolitan experience nicely complements the local expertise of his new country colleagues, who know the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, law enforcement, police detective, police investigation, fighting crime, forensics, female detective, crime
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%