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What to Watch If You Love 'Blue Bloods' 

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Updated November 5, 2019 270 votes 75 voters 6k views 50 items

List Rules Vote up the films and series you know other fans of Blue Bloods will love. Please don’t vote if you haven’t seen Blue Bloods.

Blue Bloods is a police procedural drama that garnered the love and affection of hordes of fans, but if you’ve finished watching the series, there’s no need for despair. There are plenty of movies and TV shows to watch if you like Blue Bloods, and we’ve compiled the best ones right here for you, in this list!

TV shows similar to Blue Bloods often focus a lot of attention on the characters as they work to solve crimes, and if you’re looking for more intrigue, Chicago P.D. is sure to fill the void. This show is set up in much the same way as Blue Bloods but offers a unique locale and perspective on crime fighting. And if you think there aren’t also some good movies like Blue Bloods, then think again, because we’ve found quite a few that are sure to tickle the fancies of even the hardest-to-please fans. Take The Departed, for instance. This movie explores the nature of dirty cops investigating organized crime while working with them and is a great choice for any Blue Bloods fans.

But you don’t have to take our word for it - some of Blue Bloods’s biggest fans have chimed in and cast their votes for the best movies and TV shows like Blue Bloods, and once you’ve watched, you can cast your votes too!

So, what are your favorite Blue Bloods-esque movies and TV shows? Vote the best projects up to the top of this list.

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Madam Secretary is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Blue Bloods'
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Madam Secretary is an American political drama television series created by Barbara Hall and executive produced by Lori McCreary and Morgan Freeman. It stars Téa Leoni as Elizabeth Faulkner McCord, a CIA analyst who is promoted to United States Secretary of State. The series premiered on CBS on September 21, 2014. On October 27, 2014, CBS placed a full season order consisting of 22 episodes for the first season. On January 12, 2015, Madam Secretary was renewed for a second season. ...more on Wikipedia

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NCIS is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Blue Bloods'
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NCIS is an American police procedural drama television series, revolving around a fictional team of special agents from the Naval Criminal Investigative Service, which conducts investigations involving the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps. The concept and characters were initially introduced in two episodes of the CBS series JAG. The show, a spin-off from JAG, premiered on September 23, 2003, on CBS. ...more on Wikipedia

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Criminal Minds is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Blue Bloods'
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Criminal Minds (CBS, 2005) is an American police-procedural television program. The series follows a team of profilers from the FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit based in Quantico, Virginia. The show differs from many procedural dramas by focusing on profiling the suspect themselves, called the unsub or "unknown subject", rather than the crime itself. ...more on Wikipedia

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Person of Interest is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Blue Bloods'
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Person of Interest (CBS, 2011) is an American science fiction drama television series created by Jonathan Nolan. An ex-CIA agent (Jim Caviezel) and a wealthy programmer (Michael Emerson) save lives with the help a surveillance AI that sends them the identities of civilians involved in premeditated crimes. ...more on Wikipedia

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