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A Young Doctor's Notebook (2012)
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A Young Doctor's Notebook (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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 lifestyle, he develops a morphine addiction to stay his sanity while realizing what being a doctor in the real world means.
Style: realistic, clever, humorous, witty, semi serious, medical drama
Plot: dark humor, drug addict, doctors and patients, hospital, self destructing, nurse, doctor, diary, morphine, addiction, surgery, society, doubts and hesitations, health situation, traditional versus modern, social relations, village, patient, winter, drug addiction, responsibility, snow, russian, communism, village life ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: russia, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, medical drama, humorous and captivating films and TV series with plots about doctors and patients, hospital, doctor, power relations, workplace, nurse and workplace situations mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like A Young Doctor's Notebook: Morphine (2008), Nurse Jackie (2009), The Knick (2014), St. Elsewhere (1982), Sirens (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Morphine (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The year is 1917. We are in the Russian countryside. It is the middle of freezing winter. A pale young, newly educated doctor arrives. Having to deal with one medical challenge after another he soon becomes the center of everyone's attention. ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: drug abuse, addiction, drug addiction, doctors, hopelessness, doctor, civil war, loneliness, hardship, urban decay, rivalry, morphine ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: russia
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Nurse Jackie (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
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Style: cynical, semi serious, realistic, tragicomedy, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nurse, addiction, hospital, drugs/alcohol, doctors and patients, friendship, workplace situations, drug abuse, staff, conflict, against the rules, dark humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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The Knick (2014)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
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Story: Set in downtown New York in 1900, 'The Knick' is centered on the Knickerbocker Hospital and the groundbreaking surgeons, nurses and staff who work there, pushing the bounds of medicine in a time of astonishingly high mortality rates and ...
Style: serious, psychological, rough, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: addiction, hospital, life is a bitch, doctors and patients, realism, workplace situations, surgeon, drugs/alcohol, gory, medicine, society, nurse ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
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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, serious, witty, talky, captivating ...
Plot: hospital, dark humor, workplace, doctors and patients, workplace situations, power relations, intern, doctor, surgery, emergency room, realism, aids ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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Sirens (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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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, power relations, coworker, injury, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, northern england
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Mapp & Lucia (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
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Story: 1930s comedy drama based on EF Benson's novels, about the rivalry between two women in a quaint village.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty
Plot: small town, rivalry, village, society, social relations, village life, small town life, priest, gossip, friendship, lesbian, snobbism ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: europe, england
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Breathless (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
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Style: serious, stylized, realistic, captivating, touching ...
Plot: nurse, hospital, doctors and patients, society, patient, workplace, workplace romance, treatment, workplace situations, gynecologist, newcomer, strong female presence ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england
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Doc Martin (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
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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 ...
Style: sincere, clever, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: village life, doctors and patients, social relations, antisocial behavior, loner, doctor, alienation, teacher, manners, anti conformity, estrangement, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe, cornwall
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A Very Peculiar Practice (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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Story: A young and idealistic Doctor Stephen Daker arrives at Lowlands University to work at the Health Centre, but has to cope with an eccentric set of colleagues.
Style: surreal, realistic, cynical, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: satire, university, society, social misfits, power relations, nun, dark humor, polish, teachers and students, medical school, misfit, doctors and patients ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, england
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Monday Mornings (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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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 ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
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The House of God (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
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The Resident (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: A tough, brilliant senior resident guides an idealistic young doctor through his first day, pulling back the curtain on what really happens, both good and bad, in modern-day medicine.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, captivating, medical drama ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, medical, doctors and patients, emergency room, medical student, nurse, intern, treatment, surgery, workplace intrigue, coworker relationship ...
Place: atlanta georgia, georgia
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Green Wing (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 65 min.
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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, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, love triangle, comedy of errors, love affair, workplace, fall in love, battle of the sexes, prank, nurse, workplace romance, workplace situations, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, england
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Scrubs (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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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 ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
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Duration: 60 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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M*A*S*H (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
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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, humorous, clever, cynical, realistic ...
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Duration: 60 min.
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The Royal (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Follows the staff and patients of a Yorkshire cottage hospital in the 60s, embroiled in tangled love lives and bitter power struggles.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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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, medical drama, exciting, captivating, sincere ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
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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 ...
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Duration: 43 min.
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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 ...
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Sherlock (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Story: A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, captivating, light ...
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The Red Band Society (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 45 min.
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Story: Polseres vermelles and Pulseras Rojas in Spanish, is a Catalan television show. The first season aired on TV3 in 2011, with a second season planned for 2013. The show was created by Albert Espinosa and draws on his childhood experiences as a ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: terminal illness, fighting illness, teenage life, anorexia, overcoming, youth, patient, cancer, friendship, illness, everyday life, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
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Sklifosovsky (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A series centered around a fictional hospital staff, and inspired by the name of a Moldovan surgeon - Nikolay Sklifosovsky.
Style: captivating, sincere, touching, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
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MDs (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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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
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The Night Shift (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Place: usa, texas, san antonio texas
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