What to Watch If You Love 'Hawaii Five-0'  

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List Rules Vote up the films and series you know other fans of Hawaii Five-0 will love. Please don’t vote if you haven’t seen Hawaii Five-0.

Hawaii Five-0 is a police procedural drama set in the state of Hawaii 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 Hawaii Five-0, and we’ve compiled the best ones right here for you, in this list!

TV shows similar to Hawaii Five-0 often explore criminal activity in an interesting setting, and if you’re looking for more action, mystery, and intrigue, NCIS is sure to fill the void. This show follows a similar format but focuses on a more technical aspect of crime solving. And if you think there aren’t also some good movies like Hawaii Five-0, 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 Lethal Weapon, for instance. This movie features the lives of two cops and their struggle to take out the bad guy no matter the cost and is a great choice for any Five-0 fans.

But you don’t have to take our word for it - some of Hawaii Five-0’s biggest fans have chimed in and cast their votes for the best movies and TV shows like Five-0, and once you’ve watched, you can cast your votes too!

So, what are your favorite Hawaii Five-0-esque movies and TV shows? Vote the best projects up to the top of this list.

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Magnum, P.I. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Hawaii Five-0'
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Magnum, P.I. (CBS, 2018) is an American crime drama series, and a remake of the 1980 series. An ex-Navy SEAL (Jay Hernandez) returns home from Afghanistan and uses his military skills to become a private investigator in Hawaii. ...more on Wikipedia

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SWAT is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Hawaii Five-0'
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S.W.A.T. (CBS, 2017) is an American drama series based on the 1975 series of the same name. Locally born and bred S.W.A.T. lieutenant Hondo Harrelson (Shemar Moore) is torn between loyalty to the streets and duty to his fellow officers when he's tasked to run a highly trained unit that is the last stop for solving crimes in Los Angeles. ...more on Wikipedia


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Lethal Weapon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Hawaii Five-0'
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Lethal Weapon

Lethal Weapon (Fox, 2016) is an American buddy cop action comedy-drama television series developed by Matt Miller and based on the film series. A slightly unhinged cop (Clayne Crawford) is partnered with a veteran detective (Damon Wayans) trying to maintain a low stress level in his life. ...more on Wikipedia

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NCIS: Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Hawaii Five-0'
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NCIS: Los Angeles is an American television series combining elements of the military drama and police procedural genres, which premiered on the CBS network on September 22, 2009. NCIS: Los Angeles is the first spin-off of the successful series NCIS, itself a spinoff of another CBS series, JAG. On October 7, 2009, CBS gave the series a full-season pickup, extending the first season to 22 episodes. The season was extended again on November 4, 2009, when CBS announced its order for an additional two episodes. Season 2 began airing on September 21, 2010. On May 18, 2011, CBS renewed the series for a third season. ...more on Wikipedia

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