Movies and TV shows like 9-1-1

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9-1-1 (2018)
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9-1-1 (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 vulnerable with solving the problems in their own lives.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, suspense, tense, captivating, thought provoking, medical drama
Plot: 911, firefighter, misadventure, ambulance, fire brigade, medicine, daring rescue, chore, emergency, police officer, saving a life, teamwork, search and rescue, life risking, workplace situations, family relations, freak accident, gays and lesbians, risk, workplace, police, medical, age difference, gay, women ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and tense films and TV series with plots about danger, workplace, workplace situations, rescue, firefighter, police and crimes mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like 9-1-1: Chicago Fire (2012), Station 19 (2018), 9-1-1: Lone Star (2020), Chicago P.D. (2014), Third Watch (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.0
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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 ...
Style: exciting, tense, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: firefighter, fire department, fire brigade, paramedic, rescue, friendship, teamwork, life risking, responsibility, lifesaver, crime investigation, emergency ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
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85%
 6.7
 14K
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, disturbing ...
Plot: firefighter, fire department, fire brigade, partners, team, saving a life, lesbian, gay, father daughter relationship, firefighting, 911, boss ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
9-1-1: Lone Star (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Nearly 20 years ago, Owen Strand was the lone survivor of his Manhattan firehouse on 9/11. In the wake of the attack, Owen had the unenviable task of rebuilding his station. After a similar tragedy happens to a firehouse in Austin, Owen, along with ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, sincere, psychological, medical drama
Plot: firefighter, fire department, society, redemption, disorder, gay, rescue, male protagonist, friendship, father son relationship, rivalry, family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 37K
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, crimes, victim, police detective, sergeant, arrest, partners, murder, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.9
 10K
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, medical drama
Plot: firefighter, police officer, medical, paramedic, nypd, rescue, police, police corruption, fighting crime, gang, crimes, medicine ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 3K
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, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, medical drama
Plot: rescue, paramedic, hospital, doctor, workplace, partners, workplace situations, daring rescue, save the day, race against time, determination, coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.5
 58K
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: sincere, touching, realistic, emotional, tense ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: firefighter, disaster, friendship, rescue, death of protagonist, redemption, fire, firefighting, fire department, funeral, trapped, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, maryland, baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 1K
E-Ring (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: E-Ring is an American television military drama, created by Ken Robinson and David McKenna and executive produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, that premiered on NBC on September 21, 2005. The title of the show refers to the structure of The Pentagon, which ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: military, swat team, undercover, fighting the system, politics, state affairs, terrorism, rebellion, workplace, chain of command, armed forces, spy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pentagon, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
 3.3
 684
Ablaze (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: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, firefighting, fire, hospital, crimes, police investigation, race against time, law enforcement, chaos, evacuation, disaster, oil refinery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 23K
S.W.A.T. (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Follows a locally born and bred S.W.A.T. lieutenant who is torn between loyalty to the streets and duty to his fellow officers when he's tasked to run a highly-trained unit that's the last stop for solving crimes in Los Angeles.
Style: tense, twists and turns, exciting, captivating, suspense
Plot: swat team, fight scenes, crimes, friendship, gunfight, adventure, heroes, chase, police investigation, martial arts, police officer, police ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Miami Medical (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Miami Medical is a medical drama television series created by Jeffrey Lieber. It follows the professional and private lives of a team of trauma surgeons. The series was produced by Jerry Bruckheimer Television and Warner Bros. Television. It ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: medicine, hospital, doctor, surgeon, race against time, doctors and patients, lifesaver, intern, rookie, workplace, workplace romance, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
Complications (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: John Ellis, a disillusioned suburban ER doctor, who finds his existence transformed when he intervenes in a drive-by shooting, saving a young boy's life and killing one of his attackers. When he learns the boy is still marked for death he finds ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: emergency, doctor, life turned upside down, doctors and patients, self discovery, gang, workplace situations, suburbs, medical, crimes, saving a life, assassination attempt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.8
 5K
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: serious, realistic, medical drama
Plot: firefighting, paramedic, rescue, fire department, first aid, rescue team, medical profession, hospital, medical, intelligence agency, firefighter, catastrophe ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.7
 80K
Backdraft (1991)
Genre: Action, 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: twists and turns, suspense, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, arson, firefighter, corruption, fire, pyromaniac, rescue, rookie, brother brother relationship, firefighting, funeral, disaster ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 70s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Aftershock: Earthquake in New York (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 170 min.
TV show
Story: New York, the city that never sleeps, is trapped in a nightmare of horror and destruction when a massive earthquake rocks the unsuspecting city. Countless lives are lost, families are torn apart, and chaos runs rampant as the mayor and former Fire ...
Style: apocalyptic, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: disaster, survival, catastrophe, natural disaster, earthquake, tragedy, hospital, empire, rock, city life, chaos and mayhem, forces of nature ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.2
 2K
Pandemic (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
TV show
Story: The outbreak of a strange, deadly virus aboard a passenger plane sends Los Angeles into a panic in this terrifying TV movie. As the virus spreads across the city and the death toll rises, Dr. Kayla Martina (Tiffani Thiessen, FASTLANE) fights to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pandemic, quarantine, plague, race against time, deadly virus, epidemic, rescue, airport, confined, investigation, survival, fighting the system ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.5
 2K
Undercovers (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Five years after leaving the CIA to open a catering company, Steven and Samantha Bloom are recruited back into the agency by Carlton Shaw. They take on special missions the average agent cannot handle. Having made a pact to never discuss their pasts ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, partners, undercover, escapades, working undercover, cia, disorder, couples, couple relations, sister sister relationship, cia agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Trigger Point (2022)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: For London's bomb disposal experts, no day is ever the same as they risk their lives protecting the city from harm.
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: police officer, bomb squad, race against time, bomb, terrorist attack, workplace situations, life risking, war on terror, terrorist, workplace, counter terrorism, police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 6.0
 844
The Rescue (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A rescue unit within the Chinese Coast Guard are forced to overcome their personal differences to resolve a crisis.
Style: exciting, disturbing, tense, suspense
Plot: fire brigade, disaster, teamwork, daring rescue, catastrophe, survival, friendship, emergency, rescue, environmental health, ambition, chore ...
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25%
Hindenburg: The Last Flight (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Discover the shocking secret behind one of the greatest disasters of the 20th century in this powerful, exhilarating, world war two thriller. When a chance encounter throws a young engineer into the depths of a deadly plot he begins a race against ...
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic
Plot: zeppelin, airplane, catastrophe, conspiracy theory, world war two, ghost ship, world war one, ship, disaster, escapades, chaos and mayhem, mishap ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1937
Place: usa, new jersey, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.7
 18K
Flashpoint (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: The Strategic Response Unit (SRU) is an elite team of cops who specialize in high-risk critical incidents. Trained in tactics and psychology, they deal with extreme situations, where split-second decisions could save a life...or cost one.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: police, swat team, policewoman, saving a life, rescue, race against time, sniper, law enforcement, crimes, hostage negotiator, confined, team ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.4
 934
Jirisan (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Seo Yi-Gang is the best ranger at Jiri Mountain National Park. She knows virtually everything about the area, including where to climb the mountain. Kang Hyun-Jo is a rookie ranger at Jiri Mountain National Park. He graduated from the military ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, captivating
Plot: mountain, rescue, forest ranger, national park, climbing, peril, teamwork, workplace, rescue mission, ranger, workplace situations, coworker ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.8
 245
Under Fire (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
TV show
Story: A tight-knit and headstrong group of firefighters gets shook up by an abrupt change of leadership. After a fatal error during an intervention they come under scrutiny and have to fight for the survival of their beloved fire station "Post ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, tense, suspense
Plot: fire brigade, rescue team, fire department, rescue attempt, life risking, firefighting, fire, firefighter, burn victim, intelligence agency, rescue mission, risk ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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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 situations, workplace, partners, fire department, natural disaster, bravery, evacuation, fire brigade, lifesaver, injury ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Eve of Destruction (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 176 min.
TV show
Story: Two scientists attempt to discover a new unlimited energy resource, but their experiment is sabotaged by eco-terrorists. A black hole is then formed and could destroy the world ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense, exciting ...
Plot: terrorism, save the world, escapades, experiment gone awry, disaster, chaos, heroes, black hole, science runs amok, chaos and mayhem, catastrophe, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.5
 128
Paramedics (2012)
Genre: Action
Country: Mexico
TV show
Story: Three new paramedics face the challenge of work in the biggest city of the world, full of problems, different situations and a bunch of workmates that could make their life even worst.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: ambulance, medicine, teamwork, physician, workplace situations, doctor, doctors, coworker, doctors and patients, medical, workplace, social problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Single-Handed (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland
Duration: 130 min.
TV show
Story: Single-Handed is an Irish television drama series, first broadcast on RTÉ Television in 2007. Set and filmed in the west of Ireland, it focuses on the life of a member of the Garda Síochána, Sergeant Jack Driscoll. Three two-episode, single-story ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: police investigation, police officer, fighting crime, who done it, crimes, social relations, workplace, uncover truth, murder, countryside, rivalry, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.5
 6K
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, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, firefighter, skyscraper, fire, survival, catastrophe, rescue, christmas, save the day, tower, emergency, helicopter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seoul, south korea, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.9
 7K
Chase (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Chase is an American police procedural drama television series created by Jennifer Johnson for the NBC network. The series follows a U.S. Marshals fugitive-apprehension team, based out of Houston, Texas. Jerry Bruckheimer and Johnson serve as ...
Style: realistic, captivating, suspense, tense, serious ...
Plot: policewoman, escaped prisoner, fugitives, u.s. marshal, crimes, track down, wanted, chase, police investigation, law enforcement, rivalry, special agents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.4
 4K
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, working undercover, undercover agent, workplace, coworker, right and wrong, team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%