Movies and TV shows like Scrubs

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Scrubs (2001)
 8.3
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Scrubs (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: In the unreal world of Sacred Heart Hospital, John "J.D" Dorian learns the ways of medicine, friendship and life.
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, sincere, surreal, captivating, cynical, touching, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: mentor, friendship, doctor, doctors and patients, workplace situations, hospital, love and romance, workplace romance, nurse, roommate, interracial relations, verbal byplay, workplace problem, friends, uptight character, responsibility, power relations, medical student, internal monologue, couple relations, couples, buddies, workplace, workplace humor, rock ...
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, sincere and sitcom films and TV series with plots about workplace situations, workplace, friendship, power relations, hospital, doctor and doctors and patients mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Scrubs: Interny (2010), ER (1994), Private Practice (2007), Cheers (1982), Emily Owens M.D. (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Interny (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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: realistic, humorous, sitcom, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, obnoxious boss, health situation, workplace romance, medical student, medicine, friendship, russian, workplace situations, social awkwardness ...
Time: 21st century
Place: russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.7
 49K
ER (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, touching, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, doctors and patients, emergency room, workplace situations, workplace romance, intern, surgery, nurse, coworker, interracial relations, suffering ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s ...
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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100%
Private Practice (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: doctor, psychiatrist, treatment, friendship, hospital, workplace, romance, surgery, responsibility, best friends, doctors and patients, clinic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.8
 47K
Cheers (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, feel good, realistic, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: bar, womanizer, lifestyle, couple relations, looking for love, sexism, couples, workplace romance, unwanted pregnancy, proposal, financial problem, everyday life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Emily Owens M.D. (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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: feel good, realistic, light, entertaining, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: hospital, doctor, intern, lifestyle, workplace, workplace situations, workplace romance, doctors and patients, treatment, love and romance, power relations, staff ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Green Wing (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, not serious, witty, surreal ...
Plot: hospital, love triangle, comedy of errors, love affair, workplace, fall in love, battle of the sexes, prank, staff, doctor, workplace romance, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.8
 3K
Getting On (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: dark humor, humorous, sitcom, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: hospital, friendship, patient, workplace situations, aging, elderly, doctors and patients, workplace, retirement home life, nurse, power relations, golden years ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Childrens Hospital (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
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, satire, parody, workplace, doctors and patients, treatment, surgery, workplace romance, workplace situations, odd, patient, mishap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 7.6
 241K
Grey's Anatomy (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the personal and professional lives of a group of doctors at Seattle’s Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital.
Style: sentimental, medical drama, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace romance, doctors and patients, couple relations, patient, colleague colleague relationship, intern, workplace, doctor patient relationship, medical student, workplace intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Monday Mornings (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
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: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, touching ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, surgery, doctors and patients, responsibility, workplace, patient, treatment, staff, intern, workplace situations, boss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Mindy Project (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: not serious, humorous, sitcom, feel good, absurd ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: workplace situations, supportive friend, hospital, social awkwardness, doctors and patients, dysfunctional character, looking for love, singleness, thirtysomething life, stupidity, career, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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No Angels (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: No Angels is a critically acclaimed British television comedy drama series, produced by the independent production company World Productions for Channel 4, which ran for three series from 2004 to 2006. It was devised by Toby Whithouse.
Style: humorous, sexy, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: hospital, nurse, female friendship, workplace romance, couples, promiscuity, workplace, sexual relations, friendship, dating, treatment, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.2
 12K
Becker (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, clever, witty, humorous, cynical ...
Plot: diner, doctor, city life, friendship, looking for love, clinic, couples, friends, everyday life, up and down relationship, blind character, antisocial behavior ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
What About Joan? (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, semi serious, touching, humorous, witty ...
Plot: friendship, teacher, high school, lifestyle, workplace, workplace romance, love and romance, workplace situations, teachers and students, high school teacher, power relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.1
 3K
Mercy (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mercy is a medical drama which aired on NBC from September 23, 2009 to May 12, 2010. The series initially aired on Wednesday nights at 8/7c, as part of the 2009 fall season, but was pushed back to 9/8c in April. On October 23, 2009, Mercy was ...
Style: medical drama, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, nurse, doctors and patients, friendship, workplace, ex military, friends, love triangle, coworker relationship, doctor, rookie, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
St. Elsewhere (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: St. Elsewhere is an American medical drama television series that originally ran on NBC from October 26, 1982 to May 25, 1988. The series starred Ed Flanders, Norman Lloyd and William Daniels as teaching doctors at a lightly-regarded Boston hospital ...
Style: realistic, dark humor, talky, witty, serious ...
Plot: hospital, workplace, doctors and patients, power relations, intern, workplace situations, surgery, doctor, emergency room, confined, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.6
 548
After MASH (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, witty, clever, feel good ...
Plot: hospital, couples, americana, couple relations, workplace situations, doctors and patients, friendship, friends, power relations, workplace, society, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 50s, 1950s
Place: missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Cashmere Mafia (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sexy, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ambitious woman, relationship vs career, friendship, workplace, love and romance, lifestyle, workplace situations, couple relations, best friends, gender, ambition, city life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 8.2
 27K
Party Down (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Party Down is an American comedy television series that follows a Los Angeles, California, catering team for the titular company. The sextet of aspiring Hollywood actors and writers, as well as drifting lost souls, work small-time catering gigs ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, not serious, cynical ...
Plot: actor, comedian, party, ambition, desire for fame, workplace, friendship, workplace situations, partners, disorder, coworker, team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A behind-the-scenes look at a fictional sketch-comedy TV show.
Style: witty, realistic, semi serious, talky, humorous ...
Plot: tv show, workplace situations, showbiz, friendship, workplace problem, comedian, artists and showbiz, backstage, director, boss, old friend, renewed love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.1
 8K
Men at Work (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Men at Work is an American comedy series that airs on TBS. The series was created by Breckin Meyer and stars Danny Masterson, Michael Cassidy, Adam Busch, James Lesure and Meredith Hagner. The series premiered on May 24, 2012 at 10 pm. TBS second ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, light, captivating ...
Plot: buddies, workplace, lifestyle, photographer, couples, friendship, dating, magazine, love and romance, dumped, looking for sex, manhood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.5
 8K
Togetherness (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Four adults nearing 40, living under the same roof, struggle to keep their relationships and their individual dreams alive.
Style: humorous, sitcom, mumblecore, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: relationship vs career, couple relations, ambition, buddies, couples, friendship, hopes, follow your dream, love and romance, family relations, friends, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 2K
Holby City (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Drama series about life on the wards of Holby City Hospital, following the highs and lows of the staff and patients.
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, intern, cure, workplace situations, workplace intrigue, workplace romance, rivalry, surgery, nurse, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Drew Carey Show (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, talky, realistic, not serious
Plot: loser, workplace, office, department store, love and romance, friends, irish, bad attitude, ordinary person, unsupportive coworkers, couples, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: ohio, usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 3K
Hawthorne (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: hospital, nurse, doctors and patients, workplace, single parent, family relations, workplace situations, friendship, male female relationship, coworker relationship, african american woman, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 547
Really (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A funny, honest, behind-the-curtain look at the psychological and emotional complexities of marriage and the charged dynamics of a tight-knit group of friends grasping on to what's left of their youth.
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, sitcom, clever ...
Plot: friendship, couple relations, racism, addiction, couples, suburban life, society, marriage, thirtysomething life, friends, life is a bitch, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Carol's Second Act (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: After raising her two children, getting divorced and retiring from teaching, Carol Chambers embarks on a unique second act: she’s going to become a doctor.
Style: sitcom, captivating, sincere, light, psychological ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, mother daughter relationship, medicine, doctors and patients, friendship, medical profession, workplace situations, cure, health, patient
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.3
 3K
HAPPYish (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Thom Payne is a 44 year-old man whose world is thrown into disarray when his 25 year-old "wunderkind" boss arrives, saying things like "digital," "social" and "viral." Is he in need of a ...
Style: semi serious, cynical, humorous, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: midlife crisis, workplace situations, workplace, boss and employee, unfulfillment, self discovery, love, introspection, happiness, couples, society, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Night Shift (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: realistic, tense, humorous, semi serious, medical drama
Plot: doctor, hospital, emergency room, surgery, doctors and patients, workplace, power relations, patient, friendship, boss and employee, lifesaver, medicine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas, san antonio texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.9
 126
MDs (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Medicine could be a lucrative business if it weren't for all those sick people. So goes the motto of the mega-sized, mega-frugal HMO that runs Mission General Hospital in San Francisco, where two renegade doctors bend the rules and find the ...
Style: humorous, serious, realistic, medical drama
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace, doctors and patients, workplace situations, fighting the system, medicine, working the system, power relations, boss and employee, buddies, medical mask ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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