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The Rookie

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Rotten Tomatoes Logo68%
Crime Drama Rated: 14+ (TV-14)2018 - Present1 SeasonReturning: Date TBAOn: Free Services Hulu ABC Tags: Police Country: America

Starting over isn’t easy, especially for small-town guy John Nolan who, after a life-altering incident, is pursuing his dream of being an LAPD officer. As the force’s oldest rookie, he’s met with skepticism from some higher-ups who see him as just a walking midlife crisis.The Rookie featuring Nathan Fillion and Melissa O'Neil has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Hulu, streaming via tv everywhere with ABC (Via Cable/Satellite Provider), free on ABC, and 5 others. It's an action & adventure and crime show with 20 episodes over 1 season. The Rookie is still airing with no announced date for the next episode or season. It has a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 68% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.0 (8,326 votes).

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5 episodes (25%) are available to watch free online (ABC & Yahoo View).

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20 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Hulu).

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15 episodes (75%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (ABC).

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20 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Prime Video, Vudu & 1 other).

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#229 Ranked TV Show

#5 Ranked in TV on ABC

#32 Ranked in Police TV

#86 Ranked in Crime TV

The Rookie has a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 68% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.0 (8,326 votes). The show is extremely popular with Reelgood users lately.

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Season 1

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Season 01, Episode 01 Pilot

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Oct 17, 2018
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Pilot Oct 17, 2018 Starting over isn’t easy, especially for small-town guy John Nolan who, after a life-altering incident, is pursuing his dream of being a police officer.

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Season 01, Episode 02 Crash Course

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Oct 24, 2018
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Crash Course Oct 24, 2018 Talia forces Nolan to confront his personal moral instincts in order to be a good cop after he encounters a kidnapping victim. Lucy is temporarily placed with a new training officer who tests her patience. Jackson must confront his failures head-on if he wants to be an officer.

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Season 01, Episode 03 The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

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Oct 31, 2018
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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Oct 31, 2018 After Nolan and Talia lose control of a crime scene, they begin to debate whether people are fundamentally good or bad and what that means for a police officer. Lucy is concerned Tim is enabling his wife’s destructive behavior and not taking care of himself.

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Season 01, Episode 04 The Switch

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Nov 14, 2018
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The Switch Nov 14, 2018 The rookies are temporarily paired with new training officers, and Nolan is paired with Lopez. When Nolan and Lopez track down an escaped criminal, they discover a little kindness goes a long way. Jackson is forced to face his fears when he is partnered with Officer Bradford. Chen and Nolan must face a hard truth.

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Season 01, Episode 05 The Roundup

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Nov 21, 2018
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The Roundup Nov 21, 2018 Nolan, the rookies and their training officers get involved in a competition that pits them against each other. Chen notices Bradford is obsessed with winning at all costs.

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Season 01, Episode 06 The Hawke

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Nov 28, 2018
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The Hawke Nov 28, 2018 Nolan and the team must help capture a cop and his former mentor from the academy after he becomes a fugitive following an assault. Bradford needs Chen to learn to predict the moves of criminals in order to capture them.

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Season 01, Episode 07 The Ride Along

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Dec 5, 2018
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The Ride Along Dec 5, 2018 Grey informs Nolan and Bishop that they are going to have a movie director as a ride-along during their patrol after a fun afternoon granting the wish of a Make-a-Wish kid as an honorary police officer. Bradford is tested once again after he learns that his wife has been arrested for drug possession.

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