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T.J. Hooker (1982)
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T.J. Hooker (1982)
Original name: T. J. Hooker
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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 4, 1985. The show was then picked up for a further single season by CBS. The supporting cast includes Adrian Zmed as rookie Officer Vince Romano, Heather Locklear as rookie Officer Stacy Sheridan, and Richard Herd as Captain Dennis Sheridan as personnel in the fictional "LCPD" Police Department Academy Precinct. Towards the end of the show's second season, James Darren became a regular cast member as Officer Jim Corrigan. The series was created by Rick Husky, who later went on to serve as executive producer of Walker Texas Ranger, and produced by Aaron Spelling and Leonard Goldberg.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, witty
Plot: police, police officer, crimes, intelligence agency, rookie, woman with a gun, workaholic, law enforcement, fighting crime, police investigation, partners, partners against crime, honest law enforcer, camp, policewoman, police partner, sergeant, police protagonist, police station, crime, female police officer
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films and TV series with plots about crimes, law enforcement, police, police officer, fighting crime, police detective and police investigation mostly in Crime, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like T.J. Hooker: CHiPs (1977), Jake and the Fatman (1987), Police Woman (1974), Chicago P.D. (2014), Nash Bridges (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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CHiPs (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: CHiPs is an American television drama series produced by MGM Studios that originally aired on NBC from September 15, 1977, to July 17, 1983. CHiPs followed the lives of two motorcycle police officers of the California Highway Patrol. The series ran ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: kids, boys' night
Plot: police, police officer, crimes, motorcycle cop, highway patrol, motorcycle, woman with a gun, intelligence agency, stuntman, buddy cop, police protagonist, society ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, southern california
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Jake and the Fatman (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Jake and the Fatman is a television crime drama starring William Conrad as prosecutor J. L. "Fatman" McCabe and Joe Penny as investigator Jake Styles. The series ran on CBS for five seasons from 1987 to 1992. Diagnosis: Murder was a ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: legal, crimes, lawyer, murder mystery, intelligence agency, criminal, investigation, buddy cop, crime investigation, private investigator, courtroom, jury ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: hawaii, usa, california
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100%
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Police Woman (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
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: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: police, crimes, women, woman with a gun, police officer, undercover agent, lapd, law enforcement, odd couple, partners, gender, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 8.1
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Chicago P.D. (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A riveting police drama about the men and women of the Chicago Police Department's District 21 who put it all on the line to serve and protect their community. District 21 is made up of two distinctly different groups: the uniformed cops who ...
Style: exciting, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, law enforcement, policewoman, crime investigation, victim, crimes, police detective, sergeant, partners, murder, gang, abduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Nash Bridges (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Nash Bridges is an American television police drama created by Carlton Cuse. The show starred Don Johnson and Cheech Marin as two Inspectors with the San Francisco Police Department's Special Investigations Unit. The show ran for six seasons on ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, law enforcement, fighting crime, partners, crimes, police investigation, parents and children, rivalry, workplace, single parent, family problems, best friend ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, san francisco, california
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100%
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Hunter (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Hunter is an American police drama television series created by Frank Lupo, and starring Fred Dryer as Sgt. Rick Hunter and Stepfanie Kramer as Sgt. Dee Dee McCall, which ran on NBC from 1984 to 1991. However, Kramer left after the sixth season to ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: police detective, crimes, vietnam war, police, woman with a gun, legal, supernatural, lapd, homicide detective, fighting crime, partners, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
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100%
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Hawaii Five-0 (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: partners against crime, investigation, police protagonist, crime investigation, police, crimes, teamwork, fighting crime, policewoman, police detective, suspicion, leader ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Robbery Homicide Division (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Robbery Homicide Division was an American police procedural television series on CBS, created by Barry Schindel with executive producer Michael Mann. Schindel has been nominated for three Emmy Awards.
Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, police, fighting crime, police investigation, murder, crimes, law enforcement, workplace, society, workplace situations, police station, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hawaii (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hawaii is a United States television series produced and distributed by NBC Universal Television for the NBC television network. Originally titled Pearl City, this police drama was produced with the series Hawaii Five-O in mind, and debuted on ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: police detective, police, partners against crime, law enforcement, crimes, partners, police officer, island, policewoman
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa, honolulu hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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S.W.A.T. (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: S.W.A.T. is an American action/crime drama series about the adventures of a Special Weapons And Tactics team operating in an unidentified California city. A spin-off of The Rookies, the series aired on ABC from February 1975 to April 1976. Like The ...
Style: realistic, rough, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, police, swat team, law enforcement, fighting crime, police investigation, workplace, tough law enforcer, workplace situations, police officer, vietnam veteran, police protagonist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Streets of San Francisco (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Streets of San Francisco is a 1970s television police drama filmed on location in San Francisco, California, and produced by Quinn Martin Productions, with the first season produced in association with Warner Bros. Television. It starred Karl ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, crimes, vietnam war, fighting crime, police officer, older man younger man relationship, police detective, homicide detective, police inspector, police lieutenant, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
10-8: Officers on Duty (2003)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: 10-8: Officers on Duty is an American police drama television series. The series aired on ABC from September 28, 2003 to January 11, 2004. The title is in reference to the ten-code for "officer in service and available for calls."
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: partners against crime, police detective, fighting crime, workplace situations, workplace, crimes, law enforcement, deputy sheriff, police station, nypd, rookie, interracial relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Chicago Code (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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: serious, exciting, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, tough law enforcer, corruption, politician, policewoman, police, crimes, law enforcement, fighting crime, political corruption, chief of police, gang war ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Adam-12 (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Adam-12 is a television police drama that followed two police officers of the Los Angeles Police Department, Pete Malloy and Jim Reed, as they patrolled the streets of Los Angeles in their patrol unit, 1-Adam-12. Created by R. A. Cinader and Jack ...
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, sincere, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, lapd, police protagonist, crimes, police officer, car, workplace intrigue, police investigation, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, price of justice, working undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Hill Street Blues (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hill Street Blues is an American serial police drama that was first aired on NBC in 1981 and ran for 146 episodes on primetime into 1987. Chronicling the lives of the staff of a single police precinct in an unnamed American city, the show received ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, clever, atmospheric ...
Plot: police, crimes, swat team, police station, fighting crime, workplace, partners against crime, partners, law enforcement, police detective, workplace situations, police officer ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Baretta (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: police detective, crimes, police, police officer, undercover, police protagonist, police station, working undercover, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, police investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.5
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NYC 22 (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: NYC 22 is an American police procedural drama which ran on CBS from April 15 to August 11, 2012. The series was a mid-season replacement for CSI: Miami. On May 13, 2012, both series were canceled by CBS.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: rookie, fighting crime, crimes, law enforcement, partners, police officer, state trooper, streetwise, honest law enforcer, supportive coworker, ex athlete, partners against crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
NCIS: Los Angeles (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime investigation, military, crimes, partners, special agents, forensics, fighting crime, partners against crime, army investigation, graphic violence, team, hotshot ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Dark Blue (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: realistic, serious, tense, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, police investigation, law enforcement, fighting crime, crimes, police detective, undercover agent, workplace, right and wrong, team, coworker, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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59%
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Dragnet 1967 (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The classic police drama is updated for the 1960s. No-nonsense Sgt. Joe Friday and his partner, Officer Bill Gannon, tackle traditional police cases and face new challenges such as LSD, race riots, and public service TV shows.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: police detective, crimes, police officer, police, lapd, partners against crime, fighting crime, law enforcement, criminal heroes, police investigation, police corruption, drug abuse ...
Time: future, 60s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Brooklyn South (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Brooklyn South is an American ensemble police drama series that aired on CBS for only one season during the 1997–98 television season. The series was co-created by Steven Bochco, Bill Clark, David Milch and William M. Finkelstein. Bochco is the ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: nypd, legal, swat team, police, police officer, partners, criminal heroes, partners against crime, life is a bitch, crimes, police investigation, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.1
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Dragnet (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Sgt. Joe Friday and his partner Frank Smith methodically investigate crimes in Los Angeles.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, partners against crime, police investigation, fighting crime, law enforcement, crimes, society, police, nypd, crime investigation, tough law enforcer, caucasian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.5
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Harry O (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Harry O, sometimes spelled Harry-O, is an American crime drama series that aired for two seasons on ABC from 1974 to 1976. The series starred David Janssen and was executive produced by Jerry Thorpe. Harry O followed the broadcast of two pilot ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: police, crimes, private detective, private investigator, police department, misfit, investigation, law enforcement, disability, beach, police officer, urban
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Pacific Blue (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Pacific Blue is an American crime drama series about a team of police officers with the Santa Monica Police Department who patrolled its beaches on bicycles. The show ran for five seasons on the USA Network, from March 2, 1996 to April 9, 2000, with ...
Style: sexy, exciting, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: workplace romance, chase, police investigation, hotshot hero, crimes, fighting crime, love and romance, workplace situations, bicycle, woman with a gun, police, superior officer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.5
 6K
Gang Related (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
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: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, undercover, crimes, law enforcement, criminal, police detective, fighting crime, power struggle, boss, gangsters, villain, swat team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Flikken Maastricht (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, police detective, law enforcement, fighting crime, female detective, police officer, police, police investigation, forensics
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: amsterdam, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.6
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Graceland (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: special agents, fbi, rookie, working undercover, undercover agent, fighting crime, young man, drug dealer, verbal byplay, temperamental, frame up, drugs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.6
 1K
K-Ville (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: serious, rough, sincere, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: police investigation, partners, demolished city, unlikely partners, law enforcement, chief of police, police detective, against the rules, partners against crime, political corruption, fighting crime, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Cagney & Lacey (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mary Beth Lacey and Chris Cagney are teamed up as NYPD police detectives. Their opposing personalities (one is tough and the other sensitive) mesh to make this one of the great crime-fighting duos of all time.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: police, crimes, legal, police detective, women, police officer, parents, woman with a gun, nypd, partners, tough law enforcer, police investigation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.1
 8K
Kojak (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Kojak is an American television series starring Telly Savalas as the title character, bald New York City Police Department Detective Lieutenant Theo Kojak. It aired from October 24, 1973, to March 18, 1978, on CBS. It took the time slot of the ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, clever, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids
Plot: police, crimes, police investigation, fighting crime, who done it, honest law enforcer, rivalry, law enforcement, police detective, investigation, murder investigation, police officer ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%