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What to Watch If You Love 'NCIS: Los Angeles' 

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Updated February 21, 2020 123 votes 16 voters 49 items

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

NCIS: Los Angeles kept viewers on the edge of their seats with nail-biting undercover investigations important for national security, so it's no surprise that you’d be on the hunt for similar shows to watch after bingeing the entire series. Well, search no more, because this list has some of the best recommendations for movies and TV shows similar to NCIS: Los Angeles.

Deciding what to watch after NCIS: Los Angeles really depends on your mood, but if you’re looking for more detective drama inspired by the Naval Criminal Investigative Service, NCIS is a police procedural that you’ll almost certainly love if you like NCIS: Los Angeles.

Some other movies and TV shows like NCIS: Los Angeles in this list are movies like A Few Good Men, which finds naval investigators and lawyers pursuing justice for crimes committed against their own at Guantanamo Bay. SEAL Team is another good TV series that follows the lives of elite members of the military. Other good TV and movies recommended for NCIS: Los Angeles fans include JAG, NCIS: New Orleans, and SWAT.

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SEAL Team is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'NCIS: Los Angeles'
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SEAL Team (CBS, 2017) is an American drama series created by Ben Cavell. The drama follows the lives of elite Navy SEALs Jason Hayes (David Boreanaz) and Clay Spenser (Max Thieriot) as they train, plan, and execute our country's most dangerous, high stakes missions. ...more on Wikipedia

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NCIS is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'NCIS: Los Angeles'
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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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NCIS: New Orleans is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'NCIS: Los Angeles'
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NCIS: New Orleans is an American television series combining elements of the military drama and police procedural genres that airs on Tuesday nights at 9 p.m. ET on CBS. It premiered on September 23, 2014, as part of the 2014–15 television season, following its parent series NCIS. The pilot was written by Gary Glasberg. The series' executive producers are Glasberg, Mark Harmon, Jeffrey Lieber, and James Hayman. The series is set and filmed in New Orleans. It is the third member of the NCIS franchise. On October 27, 2014, CBS placed a full season episode order for the first season. On January 12, 2015, NCIS: New Orleans was renewed for a second season. ...more on Wikipedia

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Criminal Minds is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'NCIS: Los Angeles'
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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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