Most Popular Arson Investigator Movies and TV Shows
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1. Backdraft (1991)
R | 137 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Two Chicago firefighter brothers, who don't get along, have to work together while a dangerous arsonist is on the loose.
Votes: 67,366 | Gross: $77.87M
2. Backdraft II (2019 Video)
R | 101 min | Action, Crime, Drama
The sequel to the 1991 hit, follows an investigator with the Chicago F.D., who has to track down an arms dealer who use deadly fires as a distraction.
3. 15 Minutes (2001)
R | 120 min | Action, Crime, Drama
A homicide detective and a fire marshal must stop a pair of murderers who commit videotaped crimes to become media darlings.
Votes: 46,806 | Gross: $24.40M
4. Point of Origin (2002 TV Movie)
R | 86 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Fact-based drama about an arson investigator (Ray Liotta) searching for the perpetrator of a string of deadly fires in 1980s California.
5. Going to Blazes! (1948)
Approved | 21 min | Documentary, Short
This Theatre of Life series short, produced with the cooperation of the Los Angeles Fire Department, emphasizes fire safety and fire prevention. It gives a behind-the-scenes look at the ... See full summary »
Director: Gunther von Fritsch
6. Arson for Hire (1959)
Approved | 67 min | Crime, Romance
Johnny Broderick, arson squad investigator, and his assistant, Ben Howard,, investigate a warehouse fire and find evidence of arson. Lawyer William Yarbo is behind the series of incendiary ... See full summary »
Earth, Wind and... Wait for It
TV-PG | 43 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery
An arson inspector reluctantly teams up with Shawn and Gus to find the perpetrator of a string of fires.
Six Feet Under (2001–2005)
TV-MA | 52 min | Comedy, Drama
When a gang member is shot, his family requests that he is buried, but the gang's leader wants it done a different way.
Forensic Files (1996–2011)
Fire Dot Com
TV-14 | 22 min | Documentary, Crime
In 1996, seventeen month-old Josh Hinson died in a fire in his home. A federal agency ruled that it was arson and Josh's mother Terri Strickland was charged with murder. An independent fire... See full summary »
The Streets of San Francisco (1972–1977)
52 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Two firemen are killed in a warehouse fire, one of them Stone's friend, and he and Keller are drawn into an arson investigation.
T.J. Hooker (1982–1986)
Requiem for a Cop
TV-PG | 49 min | Action, Crime, Drama
A friend of Hooker's who was a cop turned P.I. was killed while he was investigating some arson fires. Hooker thinks he was killed by the arsonist because he was getting too close.
The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
TV-PG | 25 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Federal aviation investigator Grant Sheckly must deal with a mystery when a plane lands at an airport without pilots, passengers or luggage.
Joan of Arcadia (2003–2005)
The Fire and the Wood
TV-PG | Drama, Fantasy
Joan sees a newscaster on TV speak to her as God, but doesn't get to see what message He has when Will turns it off. The next day, God tells Joan that he wants her to take pride in her work... See full summary »
The Mysteries of Laura (2014–2016)
The Mystery of the Fateful Fire
TV-14 | 43 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery
An act of arson has the detectives investigating the death of a teenage boy. The case sparks chemistry between Jake and Angela, a former firefighting flame, while Laura tries, ... See full summary »
TV-PG | 43 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Castle and Beckett must find a serial arsonist as Ryan and Esposito struggle for their life in a building set on fire.
NCIS: Los Angeles (2009– )
Where There's Smoke...
TV-PG | 43 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Sam and Callen go undercover as firefighters when top secret information about suspected terrorists is stolen from a secure Department of Defense container at the site of a fire.