Movies and TV shows like The Night Shift

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The Night Shift (2014)
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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, medical drama, semi serious
Plot: emergency room, hospital, doctor, surgery, lifesaver, doctors and patients, against the rules, coldhearted, workplace, patient, power relations, friendship, medical, medicine, treatment, boss and employee, nurse, workplace intrigue, intern, workplace situations, gay relationship, chief of staff, administration, supportive coworker, confrontation with superior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas, san antonio texas

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out medical drama, realistic, serious and captivating films and TV series with plots about doctor, hospital, doctors and patients, power relations, patient, workplace situations and workplace mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Night Shift: The Resident (2018), Chicago Med (2015), Grey's Anatomy (2005), The Good Doctor (2017), ER (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Resident (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, medical student, doctors and patients, emergency room, nurse, treatment, intern, workplace intrigue, surgery, patient ...
Place: georgia, atlanta georgia
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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, captivating, sincere, tense ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, patient, medical student, doctors and patients, nurse, medical profession, emergency room, coworker relationship, surgery, treatment, latex gloves
Place: chicago illinois
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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: medical drama, sentimental, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace romance, doctors and patients, patient, colleague colleague relationship, couple relations, intern, workplace, medical student, doctor patient relationship, workplace intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
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89%
The Good Doctor (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: A young surgeon with Savant syndrome is recruited into the surgical unit of a prestigious hospital. The question will arise: can a person who doesn't have the ability to relate to people actually save their lives?
Style: clever, psychological, serious, emotional, medical drama ...
Plot: autism, hospital, doctor, surgeon, talented, medicine, prodigy, childhood flashback, medical, flashbacks, flashback sequence, flashback ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: san francisco
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100%
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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, doctors and patients, surgical operation, workplace situations, workplace romance, surgery, nurse, coworker, interracial relations, intern ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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Combat Hospital (2011)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Combat Hospital was a Canadian-British medical drama television series, filmed in Toronto, that debuted on Global in Canada on 21 June 2011. In the United States, it aired on ABC. Its final episode was broadcast on 6 September 2011. The series was ...
Style: emotional, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: military hospital, military, workplace, life is a bitch, lifesaver, military life, wartime life, power relations, allies, surgery, newcomer, patient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006, 2000s
Place: middle east, afghanistan
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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, best friends, doctors and patients, parenthood, lovers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, santa monica california
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100%
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Off the Map (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: La Ciudad de las Estrellas, a tiny town in the South American jungle, is home to an understaffed, understocked medical clinic where three idealistic doctors come looking for change.
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, serious, medical drama ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nurse, doctors and patients, doctor, patient, starting over, idealism, fish out of water, workplace, love and romance, career, surgery, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south america, latin america
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100%
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Nurse Jackie (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
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, cynical, semi serious, realistic, dark humor ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: addiction, nurse, hospital, drugs/alcohol, doctors and patients, friendship, workplace situations, drug abuse, against the rules, conflict, staff, responsibility ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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67%
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, patient, intern, treatment, staff, workplace, workplace situations, boss, medicine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, oregon
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100%
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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, dark humor, psychological ...
Plot: prodigy, doctor, intelligence, patient, talented, human nature, mastermind, hospital, peril, loner, antisocial behavior, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Transplant (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Bashir Hamed, a Syrian doctor with battle-tested skills in emergency medicine, makes the difficult decision to flee his country and build a new life in Canada with his younger sister Amira. Bash works to navigate a new environment after earning ...
Style: medical drama, psychological, disturbing, captivating, sincere
Plot: hospital, intelligence, emergency room, medicine, doctor, cure, surgery, doctors and patients, doctor patient relationship, prodigy, teamwork, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada
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100%
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Dr. Romantic (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Boo Yong Joo was once a famous surgeon at the peak of his career at a major hospital. But he suddenly gives it all up one day to live in seclusion and work as a neighborhood doctor in a small town. He now goes by “Teacher Kim” and refers to ...
Style: romantic, sincere, psychological, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace situations, surgery, medicine, talented, treatment, teamwork, doctors and patients, obsession, cure, coworker ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Mob Doctor (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: For most physicians, the Hippocratic oath is sacred. But for one Chicago doctor, who is indebted to the mafia, saving lives isn’t her only concern. The Mob Doctor is a fast-paced medical drama focusing on a young female surgeon caught between ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: hospital, surgery, gangsters, doctor, moral dilemma, family relations, power relations, crime, workplace, crimes, doctors and patients, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: humorous, serious, realistic, medical drama
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace, doctors and patients, workplace situations, fighting the system, medicine, buddies, boss and employee, power relations, working the system, medical ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
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Good Doctor (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: As a child, Park Shi On was sent to a specialized care center, where he discovered genius capacities for his autism. Coupled with an exceptional memory and keen spatial skills, the young savant eventually entered pediatric residency, where he ...
Style: medical drama
Plot: doctor, autism, hospital, medical profession, surgery, medical, doctor patient relationship, pediatrician, genius, prodigy, social awkwardness, social relations ...
Place: south korea, korea
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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, medical drama, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: hospital, doctor, crush, lifestyle, intern, workplace situations, workplace, treatment, surgery, love and romance, workplace romance, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa
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50%
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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: medical drama, realistic, emotional, serious, dark humor ...
Plot: hospital, intern, workplace, fighting illness, treatment, workplace situations, family relations, doctors and patients, parents and children, patient, boss and employee, surgery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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33%
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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: medical drama, realistic, captivating, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: hospital, partners, doctors and patients, reluctant partners, workplace, power relations, doctor, neurosurgeon, friendship, rivalry, workplace situations, surgeon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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33%
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New Amsterdam (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Max Goodwin, the hospital's newest medical director, sets out to tear up the bureaucracy and provide exceptional care.
Style: medical drama, disturbing, captivating, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, surgery, medical, patient, colleague colleague relationship, rivalry, understanding, nursing, cancer, male protagonist, public health ...
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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: touching, sincere, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, cure, intern, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, rivalry, workplace romance, surgery, nurse, chief of staff ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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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: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: hospital, nurse, african american woman, doctors and patients, workplace, single parent, family relations, workplace situations, friendship, female protagonist, coworker relationship, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, virginia
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31%
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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, emotional, touching, medical drama
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, public health, workplace, doctors and patients, clinic, workplace romance, love and romance, relationship vs career, love affair, disagreement, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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31%
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Saving Hope (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: When Charlie Harris ends up in a coma, he leaves the Hope-Zion Hospital in chaos - and his fiancée and fellow surgeon, Alex Reid, in a state of shock. As the staff of Hope-Zion races to save lives, comatose Dr. Harris wanders the halls of Hope-Zee ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, touching, medical drama ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, coma, doctors and patients, ghost, figment, supernatural, fiance fiancee relationship, catatonic state, life support, supernatural power, surgeon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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100%
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: suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic, medical drama
Plot: rescue, hospital, boss and employee, power relations, race against time, workplace, doctors and patients, workplace situations, medical, emergency room, surgery, paramedic ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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30%
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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: medical drama, exciting, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: hospital, strong female presence, hopes, couple relations, workplace situations, workplace romance, doctors and patients, lifesaver, power relations, supportive coworker, couples, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 90s, 21st century
Place: australia
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30%
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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: sentimental, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: hospital, workplace, doctors and patients, culture clash, power relations, society, workplace intrigue, female doctor, doctor, mortician, chief of staff, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
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Miami Medical (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Miami Medical is a medical drama television series created by Jeffrey Lieber. It follows the professional and private lives of a team of trauma surgeons. The series was produced by Jerry Bruckheimer Television and Warner Bros. Television. It ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: hospital, medicine, surgeon, doctor, race against time, doctors and patients, workplace situations, intern, rookie, lifesaver, workplace, workplace romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: miami, usa, florida
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Rush (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. William Rush is not your average on-call doctor. He's not attached to any hospital, he's highly discreet no matter what the ailment as long as the client can pay his cash-only premium and the doctor can party with the best of them. He ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, tense
Plot: doctor, workplace, patient, surgery, doctors and patients, moral dilemma, lifesaver, treatment, old love, power relations, working the system, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
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Royal Pains (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A young E.R. doctor who, after being wrongly blamed for a patient's death, moves to the Hamptons and becomes the reluctant "doctor for hire" to the rich and famous. When the attractive administrator of the local hospital asks him to ...
Style: semi serious, sexy, medical drama, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: doctor, doctors and patients, family relations, high society, starting over, millionaire, mogul, career, health situation, flirting, upscale, reluctant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, long island
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