Movies and TV shows like Doc Martin

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Doc Martin (2004)
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Doc Martin (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Doc Martin is a British television comedy drama series starring Martin Clunes in the title role. It was created by Dominic Minghella after the character of Dr. Martin Bamford in the 2000 comedy film Saving Grace. The show is set in the fictional seaside village of Portwenn and filmed on location in the village of Port Isaac, Cornwall, England, with most interior scenes shot in a converted local barn. Five series aired between 2004 and 2011, together with a feature-length special that aired on Christmas Day 2006. Series 6 began airing on ITV on 2 September 2013.
Style: clever, sincere, humorous, witty, realistic, cynical, semi serious, odd, medical drama
Plot: village life, doctors and patients, social relations, doctor, antisocial behavior, teacher, alienation, misfit, hospital, boss, surgery, responsibility, treatment, workplace, estrangement, anti conformity, manners, patronizing, verbal byplay, unhappy, power relations, loner, secretary, uptight character, medicine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, cornwall

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and witty films and TV series with plots about workplace, power relations, doctor, doctors and patients, workplace situations, friendship and love and romance mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Doc Martin: Kingdom (2007), All Creatures Great and Small (1978), Northern Exposure (1990), Hart of Dixie (2011), Lark Rise to Candleford (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Doc Martin (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Doc Martin tells the tale of Martin Clunes' character in the film, in the months leading up to the Saving Grace story. Martin Bamford is a heart-broken London obstetrician, in a jealous rage after he finds out that his wife has been sleeping ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, light, sincere ...
Plot: starting over, dishonesty, introspection, infidelity, homecoming, village, husband wife relationship, adultery, romance, social relations, village life, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, cornwall
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Kingdom (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Kingdom is a British television series produced by Parallel Film and Television Productions for the ITV network. It was created by Simon Wheeler and stars Stephen Fry as Peter Kingdom, a Norfolk solicitor who is coping with family, colleagues, and ...
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: small town, family relations, boss and employee, small town life, siblings relations, legal, hotshot lawyer, lawyer, legal investigation, apprentice, workplace, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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82%
All Creatures Great and Small (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: All Creatures Great and Small is a British television series, based on the books of the British veterinary surgeon Alf Wight, who wrote under the pseudonym James Herriot. Ninety episodes were aired over two three-year runs. The first run was based ...
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, sentimental, semi serious ...
Plot: veterinarian, pets, medical, workplace, doctors and patients, family relations, family business, village life, boss and employee, animal training, veterinary clinic, animal life ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: yorkshire, europe, england, cornwall
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86%
Northern Exposure (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After receiving a scholarship from the state, a recent Columbia University medical school graduate is required to set up his practice in an eccentric Alaskan town.
Style: realistic, humorous, surreal, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: small town life, fish out of water, opposites attract, small town, cold weather, love and romance, human nature, couple relations, doctors and patients, medical school, graduation, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: alaska, usa
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100%
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 7.7
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Hart of Dixie (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: New Yorker Zoe Hart has it all figured out - after graduating top of her class from medical school, she'll follow in her father's footsteps and become a cardio-thoracic surgeon. But when her dreams fall apart, Zoe decides to work at a ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, romantic, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: small town, small town life, female doctor, young woman, lifestyle change, social relations, lifestyle, doctor, doctors and patients, newcomer, neighbor, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alabama, usa, southern usa
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60%
Lark Rise to Candleford (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the small hamlet of Lark Rise and the wealthier neighbouring market town, Candleford, the series chronicles the daily lives of farm-workers, craftsmen and gentry at the end of the 19th Century. Lark Rise to Candleford is a love letter to a ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: english countryside, village life, friendship, hopes, society, family business, social relations, father son relationship, love and romance, village, employer employee relationship, neighbor neighbor relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe, britain
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67%
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M*A*S*H (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, cynical, humorous, clever, realistic ...
Plot: military hospital, doctors and patients, surgery, friendship, military, military life, doctor, sergeant, captain, nurse, anti war, combat casualty ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: korea
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100%
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Black Books (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Black Books centres around the foul tempered and wildly eccentric bookshop owner Bernard Black. Bernard’s devotion to the twin pleasures of drunkenness and wilful antagonism deepens and enriches both his life and that of Manny, his assistant. ...
Style: humorous, surreal, witty, sitcom, not serious ...
Plot: bookstore, weirdo, workplace, best friends, farce, irish, friends, misfit, workplace problem, uptight character, workplace situations, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s
Place: england, london, europe
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100%
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Men in Trees (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Men in Trees is an American romantic television comedy-drama series which premiered on September 12, 2006 on ABC and starred Anne Heche who played relationship coach Marin Frist. The series was set in the fictional town of Elmo, Alaska and concerned ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, clever
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: starting over, fish out of water, love and romance, fall in love, looking for love, hopes, social relations, writer's life, lifestyle, dating, americana, village life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ballykissangel (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Ballykissangel is a BBC television drama set in Ireland, produced in-house by BBC Northern Ireland. The original story revolved around a young English Roman Catholic priest as he became part of a rural community. It ran for six series, which were ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: small town, village life, family problems, couples, family relations, power relations, social relations, church, rise and fall, love and romance, society, workplace ...
Place: ireland, europe, england
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100%
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Cold Feet (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the lives and loves of a group of thirtysomethings in a heart-warming comic drama as they try to find true love - or at least keep their relationships on track. In this wry and funny look at a generation which is as confused as it is ...
Style: humorous, touching, clever, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lifestyle, unfulfillment, crumbling relationship, newlyweds, family problems, abortion, parents and children, thirtysomething life, best friends, looking for love, couples, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, northern england, manchester
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100%
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Monroe (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Monroe is a British medical drama television series created and written by Peter Bowker and produced by Mammoth Screen for the ITV network. The series follows a neurosurgeon named Gabriel Monroe, played by James Nesbitt. The six-part series was ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, witty, talky ...
Plot: hospital, medical, intern, workplace, treatment, patient, family problems, boss and employee, parents and children, doctors and patients, workplace situations, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
William and Mary (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: William and Mary is an ITV romantic comedy drama set in London, England, starring Martin Clunes as William Shawcross, an undertaker, and Julie Graham as Mary Gilcrest, a midwife. Its title refers to its two principal characters and is a cultural ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, looking for love, workplace situations, young lovers, workplace, lifestyle, romance, youth, midwife ...
Time: contemporary
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100%
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, talky, serious, witty, captivating ...
Plot: hospital, dark humor, workplace, doctors and patients, power relations, intern, workplace situations, doctor, surgery, emergency room, realism, society ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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100%
Last Tango in Halifax (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Celia and Alan are both widowed and in their seventies. When their respective grandsons put their details on Facebook, they rediscover a passionate relationship that started over sixty years ago.
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: elderly lovers, old love, romance, family relations, elderly, grandparent and grandchild, marriage, career, middle aged, teacher, love and romance, lovers reunited ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, northern england
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50%
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Clatterford (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Jam & Jerusalem is a British sit-com that aired on BBC One from 2006 to 2009. Written by Jennifer Saunders and Abigail Wilson, it starred Sue Johnston, Jennifer Saunders, Pauline McLynn, Dawn French, Maggie Steed, David Mitchell, and Sally ...
Style: uplifting, witty, semi serious, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: british, friendship, family relations, village, village life, friends, gender, best friends, social relations, family life, strong female presence, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: sentimental, serious, realistic, sincere, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: doctor, medical, hospital, workplace, workplace romance, love and romance, intern, lifestyle, workplace situations, treatment, surgery, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colorado
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32%
Sense and Sensibility (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 174 min.
TV show
Story: This is the acclaimed 2008 BBC adaptation of the famous Jane Austen novel. While it originally aired as a 3-part miniseries, this home video release includes a single uninterrupted version of the entire film.
Style: sincere, sweet, witty, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: english countryside, sister sister relationship, romanticism, rich man poor woman, society, romance, love triangle, rich and poor, love and romance, wooing, class differences, love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, georgian era
Place: england, london, europe, britain
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100%
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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, emergency room, hospital, lifesaver, surgery, doctors and patients, medical, workplace, coldhearted, patient, power relations, 911 ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas, san antonio texas
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Sirens (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Sirens is a British comedy-drama about an ambulance service team broadcast on Channel 4. It was first screened on 27 June 2011. The series is based on the book Blood, Sweat & Tea by Brian Kellett. The series is filmed predominantly in Leeds ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: paramedic, doctors and patients, ambulance, friendship, boss, rescue, workplace situations, workplace, dark humor, coworker, power relations, accident ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, northern england, yorkshire
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100%
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Heartbeat (1992)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Set during the 1960s in the fictional North Yorkshire village of Aidensfield, this enduringly popular series interweaves crime and medical storylines.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere
Plot: village, countryside, police, cop as target, cop witness relations, social relations, honest law enforcer, motorcycle chase, fighting crime, law enforcement, police investigation, workplace ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, northern england, united kingdom
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100%
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, captivating, touching, sincere ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, surgery, doctors and patients, patient, treatment, staff, intern, workplace situations, workplace, boss, medicine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, oregon
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30%
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House (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Gregory House, a drug-addicted, unconventional, misanthropic medical genius, leads a team of diagnosticians at the fictional Princeton–Plainsboro Teaching Hospital in New Jersey.
Style: clever, witty, cynical, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: doctor, prodigy, dark humor, loneliness, patient, intelligence, talented, hospital, human nature, loner, riddles and clues, expert ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Love Soup (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: Bittersweet comedy drama about the eternal search for the perfect partner.
Style: sentimental, humorous, realistic, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: looking for love, romance, lifestyle, lovers apart, couple relations, dating, singleness, working class, friendship, escapades, friends, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
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27%
 7.4
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Mapp & Lucia (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: 1930s comedy drama based on EF Benson's novels, about the rivalry between two women in a quaint village.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
Plot: small town, rivalry, village, society, social relations, village life, small town life, snobbism, priest, friendship, lesbian, gossip ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
A Young Doctor's Notebook (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: A young doctor who has graduated at the top of his class from the Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry is thrust out into an isolated and impoverished country side as the village's only doctor. As he learns to adapt to his new ...
Style: realistic, clever, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: dark humor, doctors and patients, hospital, self destructing, drug addict, nurse, doctor, diary, morphine, addiction, society, health situation ...
Time: 1910s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: russia, europe, ussr
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17%
 8.5
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The Office (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, sitcom, realistic, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: office, employer employee relationship, workplace, coworker, everyday life, boss, boss and employee, job, workplace problem, goofy hero, disorder, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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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: serious, humorous, realistic, medical drama
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace, workplace situations, doctors and patients, fighting the system, medicine, boss and employee, power relations, buddies, nurse, patient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
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26%
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The Royal (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the staff and patients of a Yorkshire cottage hospital in the 60s, embroiled in tangled love lives and bitter power struggles.
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, psychological, serious ...
Plot: hospital, moral dilemma, doctors and patients, nursing, workplace, workplace situations, doctor, nun, nurse, countryside, love, society ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, northern england, yorkshire
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26%
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Emma (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: Emma Woodhouse seems to be perfectly content, a loving father whom she cares for, friends, and a home. But Emma has a terrible habit - matchmaking. She cannot resist finding suitors for her friends, most of all Harriet Smith. Emma is desperate for ...
Style: feel good, witty, touching, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: aristocracy, romance, love and romance, looking for love, fall in love, opposites attract, friendship, love triangle, marriage, female protagonist, matchmaking, lovers ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, georgian era, 18th century, 1920s ...
Place: england, london
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26%