7+ Best TV Shows Like The Rockford Files (1974)


If you are wondering, what to watch next after The Rockford Files, then you will love our list of 9 TV Shows like The Rockford Files. The recommendation list is the result of multiple factors such as its origin country, language, genre, and storyline.

TV Shows Like The Rockford Files
Genre: Crime  Action & Adventure 
Release Date: September 13, 1974
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 6 / 122
Story Line:

Cranky but likable L.A. PI Jim Rockford pulls no punches (but takes plenty of them). An ex-con sent to the slammer for a crime he didn't commit, Rockford takes on cases others don't want, aided by his tough old man, his lawyer girlfriend and some shady associates from his past.

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TV Shows Like The Rockford Files (1974)

Most relevent tv shows recommendation for The Rockford Files are Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, JAG, seaQuest DSV, Quincy, M.E., Star Trek, Get Smart, Hogan's Heroes, The Addams Family, The Avengers, .


Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (2008)

TV Shows Like The Rockford Files
Genre: Sci-Fi & Fantasy  Drama  Action & Adventure 
Release Year: 2008
Current Status: Canceled
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 2 / 31
  7.5
  606

Story Line: The series picks up four years after the events of Terminator 2: Judgment Day with John and Sarah Connor trying to stay under-the-radar from the government, as they plot to destroy the computer network, Skynet, in hopes of preventing Armageddon.

Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles available online on OTT Platforms such as: Hulu . Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, Amazon Video, and Vudu.

JAG (1995)

TV Shows Like The Rockford Files
Genre: Drama  Action & Adventure 
Release Year: 1995
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 10 / 227
  7.2
  209

Story Line: Harmon "Harm" Rabb Jr. is a former pilot turned lawyer working for the military's JAG (Judge Advocate General) division, the elite legal wing of officers that prosecutes and defends those accused of military-related crimes. He works closely with Lt. Col. Sarah Mackenzie, and together they do what needs to be done to find the truth.

JAG available online on OTT Platforms such as: fuboTV, Paramount+ Amazon Channel, CBS, DIRECTV, and Spectrum On Demand . Amazon Video.

seaQuest DSV (1993)

TV Shows Like The Rockford Files
Genre: Action & Adventure  Sci-Fi & Fantasy 
Release Year: 1993
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 3 / 58
  7.1
  84

Story Line: In the early 21st century, mankind has colonized the oceans. The United Earth Oceans Organization enlists Captain Nathan Bridger and the submarine seaQuest DSV to keep the peace and explore the last frontier on Earth.

Quincy, M.E. (1976)

TV Shows Like The Rockford Files
Genre: Drama  Crime 
Release Year: 1976
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 8 / 148
  7.7
  62

Story Line: Quincy, M.E. is an American television series from Universal Studios pert in several of the later episodes.

Star Trek (1966)

TV Shows Like The Rockford Files
Genre: Sci-Fi & Fantasy  Drama 
Release Year: 1966
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 3 / 79
  8.1
  879

Story Line: Space. The Final Frontier. The U.S.S. Enterprise embarks on a five year mission to explore the galaxy. The Enterprise is under the command of Captain James T. Kirk with First Officer Mr. Spock, from the planet Vulcan. With a determined crew, the Enterprise encounters Klingons, Romulans, time paradoxes, tribbles and genetic supermen led by Khan Noonian Singh. Their mission is to explore strange new worlds, to seek new life and new civilizations, and to boldly go where no man has gone before.

Star Trek available online on OTT Platforms such as: Paramount Plus, Paramount+ Amazon Channel, and CBS . Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, Amazon Video, Vudu, and Microsoft Store.

Get Smart (1965)

TV Shows Like The Rockford Files
Genre: Comedy 
Release Year: 1965
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 5 / 138
  8.0
  298

Story Line: Get Smart is an American comedy television series that satirizes the secret agent genre. Created by Mel Brooks with Buck Henry, the show stars Don Adams, Barbara Feldon, and Edward Platt. Henry said they created the show by request of Daniel Melnick, who was a partner, along with Leonard Stern and David Susskind, of the show's production company, Talent Associates, to capitalize on "the two biggest things in the entertainment world today"—James Bond and Inspector Clouseau. Brooks said: "It's an insane combination of James Bond and Mel Brooks comedy." This is the only Mel Brooks production to feature a laugh track. The success of the show eventually spawned the follow-up films The Nude Bomb and Get Smart, Again!, as well as a 1995 revival series and a 2008 film remake. In 2010, TV Guide ranked Get Smart's opening title sequence at No. 2 on its list of TV's Top 10 Credits Sequences, as selected by readers.

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Hogan's Heroes (1965)

TV Shows Like The Rockford Files
Genre: War & Politics  Comedy 
Release Year: 1965
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 6 / 168
  7.8
  96

Story Line: Hogan's Heroes is an American television sitcom that ran for 168 episodes from September 17, 1965, to July 4, 1971, on the CBS network. The show was set in a German prisoner of war camp during World War II. Bob Crane starred as Colonel Robert E. Hogan, coordinating an international crew of Allied prisoners running a Special Operations group from the camp. Werner Klemperer played Colonel Wilhelm Klink, the commandant of the camp, and John Banner was the inept sergeant-of-the-guard, Hans Schultz. The series was popular during its six-season run. In 2013, creators Bernard Fein through his estate and Albert S. Ruddy acquired the sequel and other separate rights to Hogan's Heroes from Mark Cuban through arbitration and a movie based on the show has been planned.

The Addams Family (1964)

TV Shows Like The Rockford Files
Genre: Comedy  Family 
Release Year: 1964
Current Status: Ended
Country: United States
Total Seasons / Episodes: 2 / 64
  8.1
  238

Story Line: A satirical inversion of the ideal of the perfect American nuclear family, they are an eccentric wealthy family who delight in everything grotesque and macabre, and are never really aware that people find them bizarre or frightening. In fact, they themselves are often terrified by "normal" people.

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The Avengers (1961)

TV Shows Like The Rockford Files
Genre: Action & Adventure  Crime  Sci-Fi & Fantasy 
Release Year: 1961
Current Status: Ended
Country: United Kingdom
Total Seasons / Episodes: 6 / 161
  7.9
  78

Story Line: The Avengers is a British television series created in the 1960s. It initially focused on Dr. David Keel (Ian Hendry) and his assistant John Steed (Patrick Macnee). Hendry left after the first series and Steed became the main character, partnered with a succession of assistants. His most famous assistants were intelligent, stylish and assertive women: Cathy Gale, Emma Peel and Tara King. Later episodes increasingly incorporated elements of science fiction and fantasy, parody and British eccentricity.

The Avengers available online on OTT Platforms such as: ITV Hub, Virgin TV Go . Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, and Amazon Video.

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