Movies and TV shows like Chicago Fire

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Chicago Fire (2012)
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Chicago Fire (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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: exciting, tense, serious, realistic, sincere, suspenseful, gloomy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, rescue, fire brigade, paramedic, firemen, fire department, teamwork, life risking, friendship, danger, responsibility, crime investigation, emergency, chief, lifesaver, workplace problem, rookie, characters in danger, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder, heroic, team, squad, nightshift, rescue team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa

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Most similar movies to Chicago Fire

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films and TV series with plots about danger, crimes, law enforcement, partners, firefighter, crime and rescue mostly in Drama, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Chicago Fire: Chicago P.D. (2014), Station 19 (2018), 1/9/2001 (2018), Third Watch (1999), Granite Mountain (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: realistic, tense, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, policewoman, law enforcement, crime investigation, crimes, police detective, sergeant, shooting, arrest, victim, partners, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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100%
 6.6
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Station 19 (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, serious ...
Plot: fire department, firemen, firefighter, partners, team, danger, fire brigade, saving a life, father daughter relationship, woman in uniform, determination, colleague colleague relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 22K
1/9/2001 (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, suspense, realistic
Plot: 911, misadventure, ambulance, firemen, chore, firefighter, fire brigade, emergency, daring rescue, workplace situations, medicine, danger ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.9
 9K
Third Watch (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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: firefighter, paramedic, police, rescue, police officer, fighting crime, crime, gang, crimes, danger, police corruption, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, heroism, firemen, firefighter, evacuation, fire, tragedy, friends, danger, partners, bravery ...
Time: 21st century, year 2007, 2010s, 2000s, year 2013
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 15K
Chicago Med (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: An emotional thrill ride through the day-to-day chaos of the city's most explosive hospital and the courageous team of doctors who hold it together. They will tackle unique new cases inspired by topical events, forging fiery relationships in ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, sincere, tense ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, patient, medical student, doctors and patients, nurse, medical profession, emergency room, coworker relationship, surgery, treatment, latex gloves
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 51K
ER (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, touching, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, emergency room, doctors and patients, surgical operation, workplace situations, workplace romance, surgery, nurse, coworker, interracial relations, intern ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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100%
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, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, crime investigation, military, navy, army investigation, undercover, forensics, crimes, partners, crime, partners against crime, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 16K
Rookie Blue (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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, realistic, serious, sentimental, sincere
Plot: rookie, workplace romance, policewoman, workplace situations, crime, law enforcement, fighting crime, crimes, relationship vs career, honest law enforcer, shooting, peril ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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78%
 7.6
 229K
End of Watch (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two young officers are marked for death after confiscating a small cache of money and firearms from the members of a notorious cartel during a routine traffic stop.
Style: tense, emotional, realistic, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: latinos, policewoman, gang war, street gang, gunfight, friendship, fighting crime, police sergeant, police officer, rookie, profanity, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, 70s
Place: los angeles, south central los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 16K
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: fbi, working undercover, special agents, rookie, crime, coworker, crimes, fighting crime, young man, undercover, drug dealer, temperamental ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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67%
 6.6
 5K
The Tower (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, fire, catastrophe, firemen, skyscraper, rescue, danger, survival, helicopter, panic, explosion, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seoul, asia, korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 67K
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, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, crime investigation, rookie, crimes, teamwork, police detective, policewoman, police investigation, fighting crime, leader, suspicion, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.4
 47K
Bosch (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
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, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: police detective, law enforcement, coworker, police investigation, crimes, riddles and clues, determination, danger, murder, suspicion, superior officer, evidence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Road of No Return (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Road of no Return follows the final nine days in the lives of four atypical hit men who are secretly brought together in a covert operation to fight the drug trafficking epidemic in the country.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, covert operation, adventure, undercover, danger, deadly, introspection, politics, track down, law enforcement, race against time, drug traffic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
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Trauma (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, medical drama
Plot: rescue, paramedic, hospital, doctor, partners, workplace, workplace situations, responsibility, determination, coworker, team, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
As the Light Goes Out (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The bond of brotherhood is always stronger when you can be pitched into a life and death situation at any time and the only thing that gets you through the inferno is the trust that your brother will have your back. The firefighters of Hong Kong’s ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: firefighter, save the day, heroic mission, partners, politics, forces of nature, explosion, factory, fire brigade, danger, christmas, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013
Place: hong kong
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28%
 7.8
 4K
Emergency! (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, medical drama
Plot: firefighter, rescue, paramedic, heroes, daring rescue, workplace, realism, catastrophe, forces of nature, workplace situations, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 6.9
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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: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, inspirational, sentimental ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: storm, ocean, rescue, coast guard, teamwork, ocean or sea, navy, friendship, haunted by the past, death, training, team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, new jersey
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27%
 6.5
 55K
Ladder 49 (2004)
Genre: Action, 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, serious, tense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: firefighter, trapped, friendship, family relations, rescue, practical joke, death of protagonist, danger, tragic hero, redemption, race against time, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: baltimore, usa, california
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50%
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The Smoke (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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: realistic, emotional, captivating, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: firefighter, rescue, workplace, workplace situations, danger, injury, fire department, partners, bravery, natural disaster, evacuation, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
The Fugitive: The Chase Continues (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, manhunt, on the run, chase, crime, murder, murder suspect, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, false accusation, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.8
 259
UC: Undercover (2001)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: fighting crime, law enforcement, undercover agent, deadly, crimes, rivalry, undercover, partners, police detective, murder, uninhibited rivalry, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
 72K
Backdraft (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: They say a blast of flames can take a life ... and hide a secret. But now firemen brothers Brian and Stephen McCaffrey are battling each other over past slights while trying to stop an arsonist with a diabolical agenda from torching Chicago.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns, intense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, investigation, arson, corruption, danger, family relations, rescue, rookie, pyromaniac, crimes, psychopath, funeral ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 70s, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.4
 9K
Hunted (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
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: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, atmospheric, exciting ...
Plot: female spy, undercover, agent as target, who to trust, off the grid, betrayal, dishonesty, danger, haunted by the past, top secret, coworker, assassination attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Scarlet Line (2013)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
TV show
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: hitman, danger, partners, chase, law enforcement, intrigue, unlikely partners, crimes, track down, chases and races, feminism, female assassin ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Into the Badlands (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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, tense, captivating, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, warrior, heroes, post apocalypse, murder, danger, death, master warrior, vengeance, rivalry, blood ...
Place: feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.0
 3K
Training Day (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: exciting, tense, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: police, dirty cop, lapd, gunfight, dishonesty, corruption, murder, vengeance, mentor, justice, betrayal, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 3.2
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Firestorm (2001)
Genre: Drama, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Hoping to make a killing on the insurance money, oil refinery owner Wendell Mays decides to burn the place to the ground. His greed endangers the lives of the entire town as the fireball creates a spreading inferno threatens to engulf the entire ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, hospital, firefighting, crimes, race against time, law enforcement, police investigation, danger, chaos, evacuation, fire, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Target of Opportunity (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jim Jacobs and Nick Carlton, childhood friends, are CIA operatives on a sting operation in Chechnya. The raid of a rebel militia group goes bad and the entire teams gets wiped out except for Jim and Nick, who manages to save them both. Five years ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, friendship, rescue, adventure, escapades, dishonesty, political intrigue, crimes, danger, heroic mission, working undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bulgaria, chechnya, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%