Movies and TV shows like Scrubs

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Scrubs (2001)
 8.4
 222K
Scrubs (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: In the unreal world of Sacred Heart Hospital, John "J.D" Dorian learns the ways of medicine, friendship and life.
Style: witty, humorous, sincere, captivating, cynical, touching, surreal, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: doctors and patients, sitcom, friendship, doctor, workplace situations, mentor, hospital, interracial relations, love and romance, workplace romance, nurse, roommate, medical student, verbal byplay, workplace problem, friends, uptight character, responsibility, power relations, internal monologue, couple relations, couples, buddies, workplace, workplace humor ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, california

Most similar movies to Scrubs

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, witty and sincere films and TV series with plots about workplace situations, workplace, power relations, doctors and patients, hospital, friendship and love and romance mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Scrubs: Interny (2010), Private Practice (2007), Grey's Anatomy (2005), Nurse Jackie (2009), Childrens Hospital (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
 2K
Interny (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Medical sitcom Ivan Okhlobystin about doctors who still do not know how to treat, but know how to make people laugh. The main characters of the sitcom - four interns. They always get into stupid situations, and their leader Dr. Bykov pleasure of ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: hospital, workplace romance, doctor, medical student, doctors and patients, obnoxious boss, friendship, health situation, russian, social awkwardness, workplace situations, sitcom ...
Time: 21st century
Place: russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Private Practice (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Having left behind Seattle Grace Hospital, renowned surgeon Addison Forbes Montgomery moves to Los Angeles for sunnier weather and happier possibilities. She reunites with her friends from medical school, joining them at their chic, co-op, Oceanside ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, offbeat ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: doctor, psychiatrist, friendship, best friends, hospital, doctors and patients, couple relations, friends, clinic, surgery, officer, treatment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.6
 208K
Grey's Anatomy (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
Story: Follows the personal and professional lives of a group of doctors at Seattleā€™s Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: doctors and patients, hospital, workplace romance, doctor, couple relations, patient, surgery, love and romance, workplace, colleague colleague relationship, intern, doctor patient relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: seattle, usa, medical school, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.7
 23K
Nurse Jackie (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
Story: Every day is a matter of life and death in a hectic New York City hospital, but for Nurse Jackie that's the easiest part. Between chronic back pain that won't quit, and a personal life on the constant edge of collapse, it's going to ...
Style: tragicomedy, semi serious, cynical, dark humor, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: addiction, nurse, hospital, doctors and patients, workplace situations, friendship, staff, drug abuse, conflict, against the rules, drugs/alcohol, responsibility ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Childrens Hospital (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Childrens Hospital is a satirical American comedy television series and web series that lampoons the medical drama genre, created by and starring actor/comedian Rob Corddry. The series began on the web on TheWB.com with ten episodes, roughly five ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hospital, parody, doctors and patients, workplace, treatment, power relations, surgery, patient, workplace situations, odd, mishap, workplace romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.7
 46K
ER (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Explores the inner workings of an urban teaching hospital and the critical issues faced by the dedicated physicians and staff of its overburdened emergency room.
Style: sincere, serious, emotional, realistic, touching ...
Plot: doctors and patients, hospital, doctor, workplace situations, workplace romance, nurse, suffering, surgery, intern, emergency room, workplace, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 8.3
 10K
Green Wing (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Green Wing is a British sitcom set in the fictional East Hampton Hospital. It was created by the same team behind the sketch show Smack the Pony, led by Victoria Pile, and stars Tamsin Greig, Stephen Mangan and Julian Rhind-Tutt. Although set in a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, realistic, surreal ...
Plot: hospital, sitcom, love triangle, girlfriend, unfulfilled love, politically correct, love and romance, coworker, unfulfillment, workplace situations, odd, boyfriend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Emily Owens M.D. (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Emily Owens, M.D. is an American medical drama television series created by Jennie Snyder Urman. It was picked up by The CW on May 11, 2012, It premiered on The CW on October 16, 2012, and aired on Tuesdays at 9:00 pm Eastern/8:00 pm Central. On ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, sentimental, feel good
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: hospital, nurse, patient, doctor, workplace, power relations, supportive coworker, doctors and patients, workplace situations, staff, surgery, student ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colorado, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 8.5
 151K
Entourage (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Film star Vince Chase navigates the vapid terrain of Los Angeles with a close circle of friends and his trusty agent.
Style: realistic, talky, cynical, humorous, not serious ...
Plot: hollywood, fame, actor, friendship, celebrity, wealth, womanizer, buddies, producer, casual sex, deal, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Night Shift (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: The stories of the men and women who work the overnight shift at San Antonio Memorial Hospital. They are an irreverent and special breed, particularly adrenaline junkie T.C. Callahan.
Style: humorous, semi serious, tense, realistic
Plot: doctor, hospital, surgery, emergency room, boss and employee, doctors and patients, administration, workplace intrigue, power relations, lifesaver, obnoxious boss, newcomer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 3K
Getting On (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Set in a geriatric extended care wing of a down-at-the-heels hospital, Getting On follows put-upon nurses, anxious doctors and administrators as they struggle with the darkly comic, brutally honest and quietly compassionate realities of caring for ...
Style: realistic, dark humor, offbeat, witty, sincere ...
Plot: hospital, power relations, friends, retirement home, workplace, aging, patient, elderly, newcomer, oldtimer, friendship, sitcom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.3
 11K
Becker (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Becker is a dedicated, outspoken and talented doctor with a gruff exterior. While he tends to offend those who try to get close to him, he is extremely dedicated to his medical practice in the Bronx, N.Y., where he always goes the extra mile to help ...
Style: witty, humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, doctor, health situation, city life, goodhearted, up and down relationship, blind character, dedication, antisocial behavior, couples, looking for love, friends ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 496
After MASH (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: AfterMASH is an American situation comedy that aired on CBS from September 26, 1983, to December 11, 1984. A spin-off of the series M*A*S*H, the show takes place immediately following the end of the Korean War and chronicles the adventures of three ...
Style: feel good, realistic, witty, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: sitcom, hospital, couple relations, doctors and patients, friends, partners, buddies, couples, workplace situations, power relations, americana, workplace ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Mindy Project (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Obstetrician/gynecologist Mindy Lahiri tries to balance her personal and professional life, surrounded by quirky co-workers in a small medical practice in New York City.
Style: humorous, not serious, sincere, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, gynecologist, singleness, doctors and patients, workplace situations, supportive friend, thirtysomething life, stupidity, nurse, couples, looking for love, career ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Cashmere Mafia (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Cashmere Mafia is an American television comedy-drama which ran on ABC from January 6, 2008 to February 20, 2008. The series was created by Kevin Wade, who also served as executive producer alongside Darren Star, Gail Katz, Jeff Rake and Michael ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, relationship vs career, love and romance, lifestyle, workplace, gender, feminism, ambition, workplace situations, best friends, couple relations, city life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Monday Mornings (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Monday Mornings was an American medical drama television series that ran on TNT from February 4 to April 8, 2013 and aired Mondays after Dallas. It is based on a novel of the same name by Sanjay Gupta. In May 2012, TNT placed a ten-episode order for ...
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: hospital, surgery, doctor, nurse, accident, hotshot, conflict, supportive coworker, workplace situations, doctors and patients, health situation, workaholic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Drew Carey Show (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Drew is an assistant director of personnel in a Cleveland department store and he has been stuck there for ten years. Other than fighting with co-worker Mimi, his hobbies include drinking beer and not being able to get dates. To make a few extra ...
Style: not serious, humorous, talky, realistic
Plot: sitcom, workplace, loser, office, department store, workplace situations, friends, ordinary person, small town, friendship, buddies, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: ohio, usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 3K
Hawthorne (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Hawthorne is an hour-long medical drama on the TNT television network starring Jada Pinkett Smith and Michael Vartan. It premiered on June 16, 2009. On Thursday, September 16, 2010, it was announced that Hawthorne has been renewed for a third and ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, sincere, serious
Plot: hospital, nurse, workplace, doctors and patients, family relations, workplace situations, single parent, friendship, african american woman, coworker relationship, female protagonist, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 8.4
 46K
M*A*S*H (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: The 4077th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital is stuck in the middle of the Korean war. With little help from the circumstances they find themselves in, they are forced to make their own fun. Fond of practical jokes and revenge, the doctors, nurses, ...
Style: clever, humorous, cynical, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, doctors and patients, military hospital, military, friendship, surgery, military life, doctor, sergeant, u.s. army, anti war, nurse ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 20th century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.8
 1K
Holby City (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Drama series about life on the wards of Holby City Hospital, following the highs and lows of the staff and patients.
Style: touching, captivating, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, intern, cure, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, rivalry, workplace romance, surgery, nurse, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 8.2
 982
Getting On (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Darkly comic series about life on a hospital ward and a nursing team who have to get on with the job despite challenges thrown up by the modern NHS.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, offbeat, realistic
Plot: sitcom, hospital, elderly, nurse, dealing with death, retirement home life, aging, friendship, friends, doctors and patients, retirement home, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 8.5
 85K
The Office (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Office is a British sitcom television series that was first broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC Two on 9 July 2001. Created, written, and directed by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, the programme is about the day-to-day lives of office ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: office, job, sitcom, boss, employer employee relationship, workplace, goofy hero, workplace problem, coworker, disorder, power relations, frustration ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
What About Joan? (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: What About Joan? is an ABC sitcom that aired in 2001 for 2 seasons. It starred Joan Cusack as Joan Gallagher, a Chicago schoolteacher and the comedy of her day-to-day life. It co-starred Kyle Chandler. It was produced by James L. Brooks, Richard ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, touching, realistic
Plot: sitcom, friendship, high school, high school teacher, teacher, thirtysomething life, power relations, friends, lifestyle, workplace, workplace romance, teachers and students ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 7.9
 42K
Cheers (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Cheers is an American sitcom television series that ran for 11 seasons from 1982 to 1993. It was produced by Charles/Burrows/Charles Productions in association with Paramount Network Television for NBC and created by the team of James Burrows, Glen ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, clever, talky ...
Plot: sitcom, bar, psychiatrist, coach, accountant, womanizer, singleness, friends, overbearing parent, boss and employee, friendship, baseball ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 56
Presidio Med (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Presidio Med is an American medical drama that aired on CBS from September 2002, to January 2003. The series centers on a San Francisco hospital. It was created by John Wells and Lydia Woodward, who also created ER.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace, public health, clinic, doctors and patients, workplace romance, disagreement, love affair, workplace intrigue, relationship vs career, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.1
 2K
Casualty (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Casualty, stylised as CASUAL+Y, is a British medical drama television series that airs weekly on BBC One, and the longest-running emergency medical drama television series in the world. Created by Jeremy Brock and Paul Unwin, it was first broadcast ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace situations, doctors and patients, intern, workplace romance, workplace intrigue, love and romance, medicine, accident, nurse, death ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 80s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.2
 3K
Offspring (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An exuberant drama set in Melbourne's Fitzroy, centering on Nina Proudman and her struggle to deal with her fabulously messy family, her hunt for a decent love life and her tendency to overthink and fly off into fantasy.
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, captivating
Audience: chick flick
Plot: workplace situations, medical, hospital, operating room, doctor, midwife, doctors and patients, workplace, coworker relationship, family problems, ethics, workplace humor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.6
 321K
Suits (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: While running from a drug deal gone bad, Mike Ross, a brilliant young college-dropout, slips into a job interview with one of New York City's best legal closers, Harvey Specter. Tired of cookie-cutter law school grads, Harvey takes a gamble by ...
Style: captivating, witty, talky, stylized, serious ...
Audience: family outing, date night, boys' night
Plot: prodigy, hotshot lawyer, lawyer, boss and employee, mentor, success, legal, law firm, rivalry, deal, blackmail, rivals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.1
 42K
Workaholics (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Workaholics is an American sitcom that premiered on Comedy Central on April 5, 2011. The series is in its third season, and is predominantly written by its stars Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine, Anders Holm, and co-creator Kyle Newacheck who play, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, situational comedy, light, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, roommate, office, buddies, coworker, workplace situations, twentysomething life, disorder, call center, lifestyle, party, workplace romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Doogie Howser, M.D. (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Doogie Howser, M.D. is an American television comedy-drama starring Neil Patrick Harris as a teenage physician who also faces the problems of being a normal teenager. Creators Steven Bochco and David E. Kelley, partnering with ABC, aired the show ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: sitcom, hospital, diary, genius, doctor, teenager, adolescence vs adulthood, coming of age, youth, intern, teenage love, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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