Movies and TV shows like Chicago Fire

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Chicago Fire (2012)
 7.9
 31K
Chicago Fire (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: An edge-of-your-seat view into the lives of everyday heroes committed to one of America's noblest professions. For the firefighters, rescue squad and paramedics of Chicago Firehouse 51, no occupation is more stressful or dangerous, yet so rewarding and exhilarating. These courageous men and women are among the elite who forge headfirst into danger when everyone else is running the other way and whose actions make the difference between life and death.
Style: tense, serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, sincere, gloomy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, firemen, paramedic, rescue, teamwork, danger, life risking, responsibility, fire department, crime investigation, friendship, characters in danger, workplace problem, rookie, nightshift, chief, emergency, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, boss, murder, police, young woman, heroic, team, fear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa

Most similar movies to Chicago Fire

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and exciting films and TV series with plots about danger, crimes, law enforcement, firefighter, rescue, crime and workplace mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Chicago Fire: Chicago P.D. (2014), Station 19 (2018), 1/9/2001 (2018), Granite Mountain (2017), Third Watch (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.1
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Chicago P.D. (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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: realistic, exciting, tense, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, policewoman, crime investigation, crimes, police, police detective, shooting, arrest, victim, sergeant, partners, rookie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
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100%
 6.4
 5K
Station 19 (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A group of heroic firefighters at Seattle Fire Station 19—from captain to newest recruit—risk their lives and hearts both in the line of duty and off the clock. These brave men and women are like family, literally and figuratively, and together ...
Style: captivating, suspense, inspirational, compassionate
Plot: firemen, fire department, danger, firefighter, partners, team, saving a life, woman in uniform, father daughter relationship, girl heroine, romance
Place: seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 15K
1/9/2001 (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Explore the high-pressure experiences of police officers, paramedics and firefighters who are thrust into the most frightening, shocking and heart-stopping situations. These emergency responders must try to balance saving those who are at their most ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Plot: 911, ambulance, firemen, misadventure, fire brigade, chore, daring rescue, workplace situations, emergency, freak accident, injury, gays and lesbians ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Granite Mountain (2017)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots battle deadly wildfires to save an Arizona town.
Style: based on true events, exciting, tense, suspense, sentimental ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: natural disaster, forest fire, firemen, firefighter, friends, danger, evacuation, partners, heroism, bravery, mentor, rescue ...
Time: year 2007, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 8K
Third Watch (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The exploits of a group of men and women who serve the City of New York as police officers, firemen, and paramedics, all working the same fictional 55th precinct during the 3pm to 11pm shift - the 'Third Watch'.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: paramedic, firefighter, firemen, crimes, workplace situations, workplace intrigue, heroes, heaven and hell, society, partners against crime, crime, gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 15K
Rookie Blue (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Ambitious young cops try to prove themselves in their high-stakes careers, in which the smallest mistake can have deadly consequences. At the core of the close-knit group is perfectionist Andy McNally, whose father was a homicide detective before he ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere
Plot: workplace romance, workplace situations, policewoman, rookie, fighting crime, law enforcement, crime, peril, relationship vs career, honest law enforcer, shooting, workplace problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.6
 5K
The Tower (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 121 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve at Tower Sky, an ultra-luxurious building complex, a White Christmas party is held to dazzle its equally high-end tenants and VIP guests. Dae-ho, the manager of the building and single father, is forced to cancel plans with his ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, intense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firemen, rescue, danger, survival, skyscraper, fire, helicopter, self sacrifice, love, single father, confined, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seoul, korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 47K
ER (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Explores the inner workings of an urban teaching hospital and the critical issues faced by the dedicated physicians and staff of its overburdened emergency room.
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, doctors and patients, surgery, workplace situations, workplace romance, nurse, intern, suffering, emergency room, workplace, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.7
 2K
Trauma (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When emergencies occur, the trauma team from San Francisco City Hospital is first on the scene, traveling by land, by sea or by air to reach their victims in time. From the heights of the city's Transamerica Pyramid to the depths of the San ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: rescue, paramedic, hospital, doctor, workplace, workplace situations, partners, responsibility, danger, race against time, coworker, daring rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.3
 24K
Rescue Me (2004)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Rescue Me revolves around the lives of the men in a New York City firehouse, the crew of 62 Truck. Examining the fraternal nature and relationships of firefighters, the series tackles the daily drama of the life-and-death situations associated with ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, psychological, thought provoking, disturbing ...
Plot: rescue, firefighter, danger, fire department, firemen, struggle, desperation, workplace, team, life is a bitch, heroic, teamwork ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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: working undercover, fbi, special agents, rookie, undercover, young man, coworker, crime, drug dealer, fighting crime, crimes, coworker relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.0
 861
The Smoke (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 44 min.
Story: An experienced fire fighter is badly injured and spends almost a year recovering at home. Now he returns to work, but is he as emotionally and physically sound as he thinks he is?
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, emotional, serious
Plot: workplace, danger, lifesaver, firefighter, urban, workplace situations, rescue, injury, firemen, fire department
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, forensics, crime investigation, crimes, partners against crime, crime, partners, fighting crime, special agents, law enforcement, government agency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 3K
Emergency! (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Emergency! is an American television series that combines the medical drama and action-adventure genres. It was produced by Mark VII Limited and distributed by Universal Studios. It debuted as a midseason replacement on January 15, 1972, on NBC, ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: rescue, paramedic, forces of nature, heroic mission, workplace situations, daring rescue, heroes, race against time, danger, realism, firefighter, workplace ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 53K
Ladder 49 (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Under the watchful eye of his mentor, Captain Mike Kennedy, probationary firefighter Jack Morrison matures into a seasoned veteran at a Baltimore fire station. However, Jack has reached a crossroads as the sacrifices he's made have put him in ...
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, rough, serious ...
Plot: firefighter, trapped, friendship, rescue, practical joke, danger, tragic hero, redemption, family relations, parents and children, race against time, funeral ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, baltimore, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 84K
The Guardian (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A high school swim champion with a troubled past enrolls in the U.S. Coast Guard's 'A' School, where legendary rescue swimmer, Ben Randall teaches him some hard lessons about loss, love, and self-sacrifice.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, inspirational, sentimental ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: rescue, teamwork, navy, ocean, friendship, storm, ocean or sea, haunted by the past, death, coast guard, team, rookie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.3
 62K
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, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, partners against crime, crimes, policewoman, suspicion, teamwork, police investigation, law enforcement, relatives, corruption, fighting crime, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.9
 1K
Silver Spoon (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Forced to become an apprentice cop, cocky playboy Igor finds he's got a knack for police work. But his job soon takes him down a dark personal path.
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, murder, crimes, colleague colleague relationship, police, betrayal, love triangle, fight scenes, adaptation, revenge, redemption, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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My Own Worst Enemy (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: My Own Worst Enemy is an American television drama that aired on NBC in 2008. It premiered on October 13 and ended on December 15 after 9 episodes. The series was produced by Universal Media Studios. Jason Smilovic was the executive producer; David ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, working undercover, split personality, secret agent, undercover, espionage, workplace, suburbs, adventure, danger, husband wife relationship, dual identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.4
 8K
Hunted (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Samantha Hunter suspects someone within the private intelligence agency she works at tried to kill her and she seeks to uncover the person behind it.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, tense, stylized ...
Plot: undercover, female spy, spy, haunted by the past, squad, dishonesty, running, top secret, danger, betrayal, fellow agent, espionage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Towering Inferno (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: At the opening party of a colossal - but poorly constructed - office building, a massive fire breaks out that threatens to destroy the tower and everyone in it.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: firefighter, skyscraper, rescue, survival, race against time, trapped, fire, explosion, negligence, catastrophe, hysteria, escape attempt ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.0
 3K
Training Day (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Fifteen years after the events of the feature film, Kyle Craig is assigned to go undercover in an elite squad of the LAPD as Detective Frank Rourke’s trainee to spy on him and report on his off-book methods. As Frank starts teaching his principled ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: dirty cop, police, lapd, gunfight, dishonesty, corruption, betrayal, violence, murder, love, mentor, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Into the Badlands (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: In a land controlled by feudal barons, a great warrior and a young boy embark on a journey across a dangerous land to find enlightenment. A genre-bending martial arts series very loosely based on the classic Chinese tale Journey to the West.
Style: exciting, stylized, tense, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, warrior, adventure, rivalry, danger, murder, death, chase, vengeance, blood, fantasy world ...
Place: feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Fugitive: The Chase Continues (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Fugitive is a remake of the 1963 TV series of the same name that aired for one season on CBS between October 6, 2000 and May 25, 2001. It stars Tim Daly as Dr. Richard Kimble, Mykelti Williamson as lieutenant Philip Gerard, and Stephen Lang as ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, frame up, murder, chase, bounty hunter, manhunt, crime, chases and races, escaped prisoner, murder suspect, loss of daughter, false accusation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.2
 8K
Crisis (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When Washington's most powerful players are pulled into an international conspiracy, an unlikely puppeteer will bring everyone from CEOs to The President of the United States to their knees by threatening the things they hold most dear.
Style: serious, twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: hostages, fbi, secret service, special agents, kidnapping, conspiracy, parents and children, betrayal, confined, family relations, hostage situation, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.9
 18K
Intelligence (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A drama centered on a high-tech intelligence operative who is enhanced with a super-computer microchip in his brain, and the director of the elite government cyber-security agency who supports him.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: inventions and discoveries, heroes, government agency, computers and web, computer genius, hi-tech, life risking, secret agents, fellow agent, resourceful, computer system, working undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Scarlet Line (2013)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Story: Present-day Chicago: Amanda Hutton is thrust back into a world of violence and intrigue, which she thought she'd left behind. A retired member of the Scarlet Line, a secret, hundred-year-old society of female bodyguards, she must ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: intrigue, danger, partners, law enforcement, track down, chase, hitman, chases and races, crime, unlikely partners, violence, bodyguard ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 260
UC: Undercover (2001)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: UC: Undercover is an action-thriller television series that focuses on the secret lives and private demons of an elite Justice Department crime-fighting unit that confronts the country’s deadliest, most untouchable lawbreakers by going undercover ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: undercover, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, crime, legal action, rivalry, partners, law enforcement, deadly, fighting crime, undercover agent, beretta ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.4
 35K
Bosch (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Based on Michael Connelly's best-selling novels, these are the stories of relentless LAPD homicide Detective Harry Bosch who pursues justice at all costs. But behind his tireless momentum is a man who is haunted by his past and struggles to ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Plot: police detective, law enforcement, coworker, police investigation, crimes, riddles and clues, determination, danger, suspicion, evidence, superior officer, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.8
 7K
Condor (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Young CIA analyst Joe Turner has his idealism tested when he learns that the CIA has been using an algorithm he developed to spy on American citizens, leading the organization to a terrorist plot that threatens the lives of millions. Inspired by ...
Style: exciting, tense, twists and turns, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, investigation, murder, government conspiracy, political thriller, crimes, danger, dialogue, fight scenes, twists & turns, weapons, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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