Chicago Fire

TV review by Kari Croop, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Fire drama's blazes mix with solid story, mature content.

NBC Drama 2012

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 20 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 6+

Awesome Show!

This is a most terrific program. The only reason I gave it just 4 stars is because the medical aspect and even some of the fire fighting does not fit. On many occasions, these things are so badly represented and are simply wrong. I know this as a physician. Example. When Boden's wife went into labor, it's her first pregnancy and with her first contractions, she is ready to deliver. That is so ridiculously unlikely that it is a joke. On the fire fighting side, the episode where the helicopter crashed on top of a building, it was about to fall off, yet 3/4 of the copter is on the building top, so the weight is back and it should not fall. There are many more like these, for sure. Otherwise, it is a great show, very suspenseful, and usually the plots are different.
age 11+

My Favorite TV Show is Chicago Fire the Best for Ever.

Familes should know this review of Chicago Fire is for Kids 11 Years Old or Older.

TV Details

  • Premiere date: October 10, 2012
  • Cast: Monica Raymund
  • Network: NBC
  • Genre: Drama
  • TV rating: TV-14
  • Last updated: June 29, 2022

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