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What To Watch If You Love 'Law & Order: SVU'

Updated August 10, 2020 770 votes 25 voters78 items

List RulesVote up the films and television series that you know other fans of 'Law & Order: Special Victims Unit' will love.

Wondering what to watch after Law & Order: Special Victims Unit? If the police procedural and legal drama of the series has you hungry for more crime shows, you're in luck! Since the public fascination with investigation and courtroom drama is not ceasing any time soon, there are loads of other movies and TV shows like Law & Order: SVU ready for you to start bingeing.  

If you’re on the hunt for movies and TV shows similar to Law & Order: SVU, Chicago P.D. is a great TV series about Chicago Police Department cops that was also created by Dick Wolf. FBI is another great show, about the inner working of the New York Office.  

For fans of Law & Order: SVU looking for good movie recommendations, Heat is an excellent film that follows a crime heist and the cops who investigate it in Los Angeles. Other good movies and shows featured on this list include the entire Law & Order franchise, Anatomy of a Murder, and To Kill a Mockingbird. 

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