Movies and TV shows like Strong Medicine

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Strong Medicine (2000)
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Strong Medicine (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The lives of staff in the womens' health clinic of a fictitious hospital in Philadelphia.
Style: sincere, touching, serious, realistic, emotional, medical drama
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, clinic, workplace, workplace situations, family relations, lifesaver, lifestyle, doctors and patients, boss and employee, feminism, parents and children, abortion, workaholic, surgery, social differences, society, strong female presence, moral dilemma, gender, partners, medical school, reluctant partners, power relations, medical, social class ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and medical drama films and TV series with plots about workplace, workplace situations, hospital, power relations, doctors and patients, doctor and nurse mostly in Drama, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Strong Medicine: Hawthorne (2009), Presidio Med (2002), Monday Mornings (2013), Three Rivers (2009), 3 lbs (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious, sincere ...
Plot: hospital, african american woman, nurse, workplace, doctors and patients, single parent, family relations, workplace situations, friendship, male female relationship, coworker relationship, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, virginia
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Presidio Med (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, realistic, touching, emotional, medical drama
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace, clinic, doctors and patients, public health, power relations, workplace situations, workplace intrigue, relationship vs career, love and romance, disagreement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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80%
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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77%
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Three Rivers (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Three Rivers is an American television medical drama that debuted on CBS on October 4, 2009, starring Alex O'Loughlin in the role of an infamous transplant surgeon in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. On November 30, 2009, after just eight episodes of ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, suspenseful ...
Plot: hospital, transplant, doctor, medical, doctors and patients, workplace situations, moral dilemma, human nature, surgery, power relations, change of heart, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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3 lbs (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: 3 lbs is a drama that aired on CBS from November 14 to 28, 2006, replacing the cancelled series Smith. The show itself was then canceled three weeks later due to poor ratings. The title refers to the fact that the average human brain weighs ...
Style: realistic, captivating, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: hospital, partners, reluctant partners, doctors and patients, workplace, power relations, doctor, neurosurgeon, friendship, rivalry, workplace situations, surgeon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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73%
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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, fighting the system, workplace situations, doctors and patients, medicine, buddies, power relations, boss and employee, patient, medical ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
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73%
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Body & Soul (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Rachel Griffen returns from the Far East, planning on incorporating alternative medicine with traditional practices. Her mentor Dr. Isaac Braun is skeptical and administrator Quinten Bremmer outright hostile. Oz is the ever cheerful orderly.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, sincere
Plot: hospital, workplace, doctors and patients, society, power relations, workplace intrigue, culture clash, female doctor, doctor, mortician, strong female presence, chief of staff ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
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72%
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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: realistic, atmospheric, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nurse, hospital, ex military, doctors and patients, workplace, friendship, friends, love triangle, doctor, coworker relationship, rookie, renewed love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
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72%
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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: medical, hospital, intern, workplace, treatment, patient, family problems, boss and employee, parents and children, doctors and patients, workplace situations, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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Holby City (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 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: realistic, captivating, sincere, touching, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, intern, cure, rivalry, workplace romance, surgery, nurse, disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, united kingdom, britain
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70%
Venice the Series (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: Venice: The Series is a web series co-produced by and starring American actress Crystal Chappell, and is inspired in part by the "Otalia" storyline on the daytime drama Guiding Light. The series has been broadcast since 2009, and is ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, sentimental ...
Plot: lesbianism, lesbian, family relations, love and romance, strong female presence, designer, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, gender, family life, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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70%
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Doctors (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the fictional Midlands town of Letherbridge, defined as being close to the city of Birmingham, this soap opera follows the staff and families of a doctor's surgery.
Style: captivating, touching, serious, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: doctor, workplace, workplace situations, doctors and patients, clinic, supportive coworker, couples, love affair, terminal illness, couple relations, social relations, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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69%
Trapper John, M.D. (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Trapper John, M.D. is an American television medical drama and spin-off of the film MASH, concerning a lovable doctor who became a mentor and father figure in San Francisco, California. The show ran on CBS from September 23, 1979, to September 4, ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, touching, emotional ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace, power relations, lifesaver, doctors and patients, workplace situations, medical profession, nurse, doctors, medical, physician ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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65%
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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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64%
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, hospital, medical, workplace, love and romance, workplace romance, lifestyle, intern, workplace situations, treatment, surgery, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colorado
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63%
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Love Child (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Love Child follows the lives of staff at the fictional Kings Cross Hospital and the wild streets of Darlinghurst in the 1960s. Joan Miller is a smart and sophisticated midwife who returns home from London to take a job at the Kings Cross Hospital. ...
Style: touching, serious, captivating, stylized, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, gender, workplace, love and romance, workplace situations, power relations, supportive coworker, single parent, workplace romance, pregnancy, unwanted pregnancy, doctors and patients ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: australia
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63%
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Casualty (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
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, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace intrigue, workplace romance, intern, love and romance, medicine, doctor, disaster, nurse, death ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary ...
Place: europe, england
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63%
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Lucky 7 (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: What would you do if you won the lottery? How would it change your life? Follow a group of seven gas station employees in Queens, New York, who have been chipping into a lottery pool for years, never thinking they'd actually win. They need to ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, captivating
Plot: lottery, family relations, workplace, working class, couple relations, parents and children, society, change of luck, bittersweet, gas station, siblings relations, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Carnation (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: Carnation is a Japanese television drama that aired in the Asadora slot on NHK from 3 October 2011 to 31 March 2012. It is the 85th Asadora. It is based on the life of the fashion designer Ayako Koshino in Kishiwada, Osaka. Ayako was the mother of ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fashion, rise to the top, ambition, follow your dream, lifestyle, hopes, workplace situations, family relations, workplace, parents and children, strong female presence
Time: 20th century
Place: japan
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60%
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Queen Sugar (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows the life of two sisters, Nova Bordelon and Charley Bordelon, who, with her teenage son Micah moves to the heart of Louisiana to claim an inheritance from her recently departed father - an 800-acre sugarcane farm.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, sincere
Plot: farm, sugarcane, life turned upside down, family relations, power relations, parents and children, interracial relations, society, social relations, single parent, rivalry, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
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60%
Trauma Center (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When a person is seriously injured in an accident, they often have only one hour to live. Dr. Michael "Cutter" Royce (James Naughton) leads a hospital's specialized emergency department that is designed to make maximum use of that one ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, suspenseful, medical drama
Plot: rescue, hospital, workplace, race against time, power relations, workplace situations, doctors and patients, boss and employee, surgery, paramedic, doctor, nurse ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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60%
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Chicago Med (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: An emotional thrill ride through the day-to-day chaos of the city's most explosive hospital and the courageous team of doctors who hold it together. They will tackle unique new cases inspired by topical events, forging fiery relationships in ...
Style: serious, exciting, sincere, captivating, tense ...
Plot: doctor, doctors and patients, hospital, patient, medical profession, emergency room, nurse, medical student, medical, doctors, doctor patient relationship, physician ...
Place: chicago illinois
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60%
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Frankie (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Frankie is a British television drama series created by Lucy Gannon. The series stars Eve Myles as the eponymous character Frankie Maddox, a district nurse more emotionally involved with her job than her personal life. The series is both set and ...
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, serious
Plot: hospital, supportive coworker, hopes, workplace, strong female presence, redemption, workplace situations, nurse, female protagonist, british, patient, paraplegic
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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59%
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Remedy (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Griffin Conner, a med-school dropout having left in a haze of disgrace, is forced to return to Bethune General Hospital as its newest orderly and work alongside his family.
Style: emotional, light, captivating, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: workplace, hospital, family relations, starting over, doctors and patients, chief of staff, college dropout, boss and employee, doctor, male nurse, friendship, one more chance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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59%
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Philly (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Philly is an American television series created by Steven Bochco that focused on criminal defense attorney Kathleen Maguire. It lasted a full season and was canceled due to low ratings. The final episode was advertised heavily as the series finale, ...
Style: serious, touching, captivating, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: courtroom drama, legal, lawyers and clients, dedicated lawyer, legal action, law firm, lawsuit, power relations, reluctant partners, workplace situations, single mother, courtroom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
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59%
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All Saints (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: All Saints is an Australian medical drama which first screened on the Seven Network. The series debuted on 24 February 1998 and concluded its run on 27 October 2009. It had been one of Australia's highest rating dramas and also achieved ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, touching, medical drama
Plot: hospital, workplace, hopes, couples, supportive coworker, power relations, lifesaver, strong female presence, workplace situations, workplace romance, couple relations, doctors and patients ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Breathless (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Hospital drama set in London during the early 1960s, following the staff of a busy gynecology ward at a time when abortion is illegal and the contraceptive pill is only just becoming available to married women.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, captivating, touching ...
Plot: nurse, hospital, doctors and patients, society, patient, workplace romance, workplace, treatment, workplace situations, gynecologist, strong female presence, surgery ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: london, england
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58%
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Doc (2001)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Doc is a medical drama/family drama with strong Christian undertones starring Billy Ray Cyrus as Dr. Clint "Doc" Cassidy, a Montana doctor who takes a job in a New York City medical clinic. It ran from March 11, 2001 to November 28, 2004 ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, medical drama
Audience: girls' night
Plot: clinic, fish out of water, medical profession, medical, workplace, doctors and patients, romance, supportive coworker, workplace situations, hospital, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: montana, new york
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58%
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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, emergency room, female doctor, surgical operation, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace romance, surgery, nurse, intern, coworker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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57%
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Chicago Hope (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Chicago Hope is an American medical drama television series, created by David E. Kelley. It ran on CBS from September 18, 1994, to May 4, 2000. The series is set in a fictional private charity hospital in Chicago, Illinois. The show is set to return ...
Style: talky, serious, touching, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, human nature, workplace situations, boss and employee, administration, chief of staff, workplace, medicine, aids, medical research ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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57%