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What to Watch If You Love 'Blue Bloods'  

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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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The Guardian is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Blue Bloods'
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The Guardian is an American drama series which aired on CBS from September 25, 2001 to May 4, 2004. In the United States, as of 2012, it is being broadcast in re-runs on the Sleuth Channel and TV Guide Network. The Guardian has aired in the United Kingdom on the Hallmark Channel, ABC1 and, more recently, 5USA and Five. In Turkey, the show aired on TNT and in Australia on Network Ten; as of 2011 re-runs are airing on the Nine Network following episodes of Simon Baker's current vehicle The Mentalist. In India and Pakistan the show airs on Animax from June 2010 and AXN and FX. In Singapore, the show airs on AXN through Starhub Cable Television. In New Zealand, the show airs on Vibe, channel 7, ...more on Wikipedia

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The Departed is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Blue Bloods'
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The Departed is a 2006 American crime drama film directed by Martin Scorsese, and a remake of the 2002 Hong Kong film Infernal Affairs. Irish Mob boss Francis "Frank" Costello (Jack Nicholson) plants Colin Sullivan (Matt Damon) as a mole within the Massachusetts State Police, while the police assign undercover state trooper William "Billy" Costigan (Leonardo DiCaprio) to infiltrate Costello's crew. ...more on Wikipedia

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Law & Order: Special... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Blue Bloods'
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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit is an American police procedural, legal, crime drama television series set in New York City, where it is also primarily produced. In the style of the original Law & Order, episodes are often "ripped from the headlines" or loosely based on real occurrences that have received media attention. Created and produced by Dick Wolf, the series premiered on NBC on September 20, 1999, as the first spin-off of Wolf's successful crime drama, Law & Order. The show started its 16th season on September 24, 2014, and has aired 362 original episodes as of April 8, 2015. It is the current longest running scripted non-animated U.S. primetime TV series. ...more on Wikipedia

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NCIS is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Blue Bloods'
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