MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 9,401 this week

Firefighter (1986)

TV Movie  -   -  23 September 1986 (USA)
7.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.2/10 from 89 users  
Reviews: write review | 1 critic

Cindy Fralic (Nancy McKeon) plans to become a Los Angeles County firefighter. However, in the 60-year history of the department, no woman has ever passed the department's physical skills ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Live Chat with Keanu Reeves

We conducted a Live Chat with Keanu about his upcoming film John Wick.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 3303 titles
created 08 Aug 2011
 
a list of 928 titles
created 09 Aug 2012
 
list image
YT
a list of 982 titles
created 21 Aug 2012
 
a list of 2647 titles
created 05 Jul 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Firefighter" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Firefighter (TV Movie 1986)

Firefighter (TV Movie 1986) on IMDb 7.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Firefighter.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comfort and Joy (TV Movie 2003)
Romance | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The life of Jane Berry was all materialist, until one Christmas Eve, she is involved in a car accident that changes her life forever. She wakes up to discover she is the mother of two, a ... See full summary »

Director: Maggie Greenwald
Stars: Nancy McKeon, Steven Eckholdt, Paul Dooley
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A temporary secretary is wrongly accused of killing her boss.

Director: Douglas Jackson
Stars: Nancy McKeon, Michele Scarabelli, Chelsea Field
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A group of teen-age runaways try to survive in the streets of Los Angeles. Drugs, prostitution, violence and bureaucratic indifference all pose threats to the kids, who nevertheless prefer ... See full summary »

Director: Marc Rocco
Stars: Dermot Mulroney, Robert Knepper, Laura San Giacomo
The Facts of Life (1979–1988)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A group of girls attending a boarding school experience the joys and the trials of adolescence under the guiding hand of housemother Edna Garrett. Later in the series, Mrs. Garrett is ... See full summary »

Stars: Mindy Cohn, Lisa Whelchel, Kim Fields
Backdraft (1991)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Two Chicago firefighter brothers who don't get along have to work together while a dangerous arsonist is on the loose.

Director: Ron Howard
Stars: Kurt Russell, William Baldwin, Robert De Niro
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Tracy Thurman was married to a man who abused her. But he continues to harass her after she gets a restraining order, and the police do little to help. When he brutally beats her and ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Markowitz
Stars: Nancy McKeon, Dale Midkiff, Graham Jarvis
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Cindy Fralick
...
Mike
...
Capt. Johnson
...
Capt. Cauley
...
Marilyn
...
Lance
James Whitmore Jr. ...
Capt. Bukowski
...
B.C. Thompson
Terry David Mulligan ...
Capt. Romano
...
Firefighter Lopez
...
Engineer Bennett
Natino Bellantoni ...
Candidate Garcia
...
Firefighter Stranan
Ric Reid ...
Firefighter Carter
...
Paramedic Washington
Edit

Storyline

Cindy Fralic (Nancy McKeon) plans to become a Los Angeles County firefighter. However, in the 60-year history of the department, no woman has ever passed the department's physical skills test. Battling divorce, stereotypes and opposition from both men and women, Cindy Fralic passes the physical agility test to become the first female firefighter in Los Angeles County. Written by Derek O'Cain

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

23 September 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Lady in Firehouse 109  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The ladder truck that serves as Ladder 107 - a 1985 Scot/Pierreville (at Cindy's primary firehall) was an actual working fire truck at the time of filming. It was the ladder truck for the North Vancouver City Fire Department (whose hall also served as Firehall #107). The truck was in service from 1985-2002. See more »

Quotes

[Cindy's group of recruits are in full turnout gear, standing in front of the 'Burn House', a structure with thick smoke coming from the windows, used to train firefighters in search & rescue methods during a structure fire]
Capt. Bukowski: You recruits will now experience, without benefit of breathing apparatus, the full impact of inhaling smoke. Your mission is to locate and rescue the victims. The mannequins are 150 pounds of dead weight so watch your backs! Go get 'em, people.
[...]
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
firefighter 1986 movie sonnyjones_2000
Discuss Firefighter (1986) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?