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Law & Order: LA (2010)
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Law & Order: LA (2010)
Original name: Law & Order: Los Angeles
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Law & Order: LA, originally titled Law & Order: Los Angeles, is an American police procedural and legal drama television series set in Los Angeles, where it was produced. Created and produced by Dick Wolf and developed by Blake Masters, it premiered on NBC on September 29, 2010, as a spin-off of Wolf's successful crime drama Law & Order. The show received a full season pickup on October 18, 2010. On January 18, 2011, however, NBC announced that it was putting the series on hold indefinitely. According to a representative of the show, the scheduling change was not caused entirely by the recent cast shake-up. The network later announced a return date for the series, April 11, 2011; and the final episode scheduled for July 11, 2011. Law & Order: LA was canceled by NBC on May 13, 2011.
Style: tense, rough, bleak, gloomy, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, courtroom, legal action, partners, crime, legal investigation, legal, murder, jury, fighting crime, law enforcement, police investigation, deadly, police detective, district attorney, workplace, courtroom drama, partners against crime, workplace situations, power relations, lawyer, murder investigation, law and order, lapd, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 crime, crimes, law enforcement, police detective, deadly, police investigation and murder mostly in Drama, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Law & Order: LA: Law & Order (1990), Conviction (2006), Burke's Law (1994), Homicide: Life on the Street (1993), The Night Of (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Law & Order: Trial by Jury (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Law & Order: Trial by Jury is an American television drama about criminal trials set in New York City. It was the third spin-off from the long-running Law & Order. The show's almost exclusive focus was on the criminal trial of the ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: courtroom, jury, law and order, police station, district attorney, workplace, lawsuit, partners, hotshot lawyer, legal, sexual abuse, courtroom drama ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, clever, tense, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Law & Order: UK (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Adapted from the hit US series, Law & Order: UK follows a team of police detectives and prosecutors representing the public interest in the criminal justice system.
Style: realistic, rough, tense, serious, clever ...
Plot: police investigation, police detective, courtroom, lawyer, district attorney, punishment, legal investigation, mystery, price of justice, workplace, courtroom drama, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Law & Order (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Law & Order is an American police procedural and legal drama television series, created by Dick Wolf and part of the Law & Order franchise. It originally aired on NBC and, in syndication, on various cable networks. Law & Order premiered ...
Style: realistic, tense, clever, suspenseful, serious ...
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Time: contemporary, 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 80s ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In the criminal justice system, sexually-based offenses are considered especially heinous. In New York City, the dedicated detectives who investigate these vicious felonies are members of an elite squad known as the Special Victims Unit. These are ...
Style: clever, captivating, tense, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: police detective, lawyer, police, police investigation, sexual abuse, crimes, law and order, law enforcement, fighting crime, trial, judge, rape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 1990s, 2010s ...
Place: new york, usa
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Conviction (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A fast-paced character-oriented story, focuses on the lives and loves of the young assistant district attorneys in New York, following their career paths as these passionate but naive ADAs are confronted with tough, emotional cases that challenge ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: lawyer, legal investigation, corporate crimes, crimes, workplace situations, legal action, dedicated lawyer, power relations, society, courtroom drama, law enforcement, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
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Place: los angeles, usa
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Homicide: Life on the Street (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Homicide: Life on the Street is an American police procedural television series chronicling the work of a fictional version of the Baltimore Police Department's Homicide Unit. It ran for seven seasons on NBC from 1993 to 1999, and was succeeded ...
Style: serious, sincere, clever, realistic, tense ...
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Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.6
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The Night Of (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After a night of partying with a female stranger, a man wakes up to find her stabbed to death and is charged with her murder.
Style: tense, serious, suspense, dark, bleak ...
Plot: murder, crime, investigation, justice, secrets, vengeance, violent, murder investigation, murder trial, jail, plot twist, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 55 min.
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Plot: police investigation, police detective, crime, serial killer, crimes, partners, investigation, murder, partners against crime, who done it, uncover truth, troubled ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Killer Instinct (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 60 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 45 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 60 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Style: suspenseful, serious, entertaining, captivating, tense ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 180 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
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Style: serious, witty, suspenseful, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Without a Trace was an American police procedural television drama series that originally ran on CBS from September 26, 2002 to May 19, 2009. The series follows the ventures of a Missing Persons Unit of the FBI in New York City.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Silk Stalkings is a crime drama television series. The series premiered on CBS on November 7, 1991 as part of the network's late-night Crimetime After Primetime programming package. It originally aired on CBS for two seasons until June 1993 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 43 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
10-8: Officers on Duty (2003)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: society, workplace situations, crimes, crime, partners against crime, interracial relations, police detective, workplace, urban, law enforcement, chase, fighting crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.7
 11K
Major Crimes (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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Style: captivating, tense, realistic, serious, twists and turns
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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 ⇓
52%
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 37K
Numb3rs (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Inspired by actual cases and experiences, Numb3rs depicts the confluence of police work and mathematics in solving crime as an FBI agent recruits his mathematical genius brother to help solve a wide range of challenging crimes in Los Angeles from a ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 389
Blind Justice (2005)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Blind Justice is an American television series created by Steven Bochco about a blind New York City police detective. It was introduced mid-season in March 8, 2005 to fill the time slot left by Bochco's highly successful NYPD Blue, which had ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 1K
The Inside (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: The Inside is an American crime drama television series created by Tim Minear and Howard Gordon and produced by Imagine Television. The Inside follows the work of the FBI's Los Angeles Violent Crimes Unit, a division dedicated to investigating ...
Style: exciting, realistic, mind bending, serious, suspenseful
Plot: fbi, crimes, mystery, crime, deadly, fighting crime, special agents, haunted by the past, investigation, network, law enforcement, rookie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%