Movies and TV shows that are like The Good Doctor

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The Good Doctor
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
Plot: autism, hospital, doctor, surgeon, medicine
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Most similar movies to The Good Doctor

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, touching and sincere films and TV series with plots including hospital, doctor, autism, nurse, power relations, medical and workplace situations themes mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Good Doctor: St. Elsewhere (1982), Irreplaceable (2016), Down in the Delta (1998), Chocolate (2008), Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Good Doctor
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Plot: doctor, autism, medical, hospital, surgical gown, medical profession, latex gloves, surgery
Place: korea
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
St. Elsewhere
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Style: talky, clever, serious, dark humor, witty, realistic, captivating, surprise ending
Plot: hospital, realism, doctors and patients, workplace situations, confined, power relations, life is a bitch, workplace, society, administration, hiv aids, operating room, autism, emergency room, medical, cancer, rapist, surgery, death of wife, suicide, surrealism, doctor, intern, aids
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   90%
    User:   95%
 
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Irreplaceable
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Plot: hospital, doctor, autism, goose, pregnant, pregnant woman, cancer, injection, farm, mayor, singing, dog, dancing
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System:   84%
    User:   72%
 
Down in the Delta
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, dramatic, intense, sentimental, harsh, talky, sincere, melancholic, earnest, clever, scenic, sweet, witty, breathtaking, entertaining
Plot: dysfunctional family, drugs/alcohol, single parent, slavery, starting over, family, redemption, parents and children, culture clash, violence, life philosophy, family drama, relationships, secrets, storytelling, segregation, destiny, family in crisis, life, catastrophe, mentor, adaptation, family bonds, parenthood, family life, fight scenes, dark hero, tragedy, beautiful scenery, love story, political, eccentricity, family relations, dialogue, assassination, vengeance, justice, interracial romance, runaway, rehabilitation, prejudice, brutality, corruption, nudity (full frontal - brief), fashion, pornography, police investigation, adoption, human nature, adultery
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: mississippi, usa, canada, tokyo, atlanta georgia, alabama, chicago illinois
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System:   59%
    User:   63%
 
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Chocolate
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 110 min.
Style: serious, rough, stylized, exciting, realistic, breathtaking, brutal, melancholic, absurd, harsh, bloody, sexy, intense, entertaining, ironic, light
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, gangsters, kung fu, samurai, fight scenes, sword fight, mentor, chocolate, gangs, mafia, brutality, kick-butt women, righting the wronged, violence, visceral, violent, hitman, crimes, dark hero, betrayal, assassination, autism, martial arts school, weapons, hospital, sexualized violence, childhood, heroine, lone hero, revenge, danger, dialogue, cancer, transformation, gangster, classic car, deadly, pornography, storytelling, chase, runaway, catastrophe, women, culture clash, rivalry, adaptation, life & death, redemption, assassins
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: thailand, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   100%
 
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Style: serious, sentimental, sincere, realistic, emotional, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: actor's life, hollywood, performer's life, music, jazz, desire for fame, rise and fall, discrimination, rising to stardom, racism, showbiz, ambition, society, artists and showbiz, destructive relationship, love affair, love and romance, unfulfillment, overdose, frigidity, racial segregation, lesbian rape, wife abuse, racial discrimination, lifestyle, sadness, mental retardation, movie star, autism, tap dancer, tap dancing, custody, chauvinism, marriage engagement, interracial love, suicide note, career, bankruptcy, abusive boyfriend, brain damage, tragic event, bigotry, archival footage, film within a film, civil rights, racial prejudice, white male black female relationship, filmmaking, wedding dress, rags to riches
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 1960s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   45%
 
American Splendor
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Style: clever, realistic, cynical, semi serious, stylized, melancholic, dark humor, offbeat, interesting, reflective, depressing, bleak, comic, dramatic, talky, cerebral, witty, neurotic, sincere, touching, humorous, harsh, enigmatic, surreal
Plot: writer's life, loneliness, jazz, cancer, postmodernism, life, depression, storytelling, hospital, unlikely friendships, mentor, friendship, existentialism, honest, superhero, solitude, life philosophy, creativity, drinking, relationships, greed, artist, eccentricity, philosophy, redemption, comics, urban, dark hero, writers, adaptation, childhood, crime gone awry, dialogue, art, irreverent, unfulfillment, cult, anti-hero, greeting card, sarcasm, life & death, brutality, transformation, pornography, character study, artists and showbiz, social misfits, rising to stardom, human nature, self discovery
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 1950s
Place: ohio, usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   51%
 
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Pure Genius
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Plot: hospital, doctor, billionaire, technology, medicine, genius
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   48%
 
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Miracle Run
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: dedicated educator, hospital, mentally challenged, school, mute or deaf, autism, single parent, social misfits, dealing with death, follow your dream, human spirit, parents and children, siblings relations, teenage life, disability, hopes, misfit, youth, family relations, twins, contests and competitions, miraculous event, against the odds, society, power relations, supermarket, twin, child, chess, guitar, high school, running, bathtub, mother son relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   42%
 
 7.5
 8K
Chicago Med
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Plot: hospital, nurse, doctor, medical profession, emergency room, latex gloves
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   37%
 
Cutter to Houston
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Plot: hospital, doctor, medical, small town, nurse
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   43%
 
 7.1
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Dr. Kildare
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Plot: doctor, hospital, caucasian, stethoscope, latex gloves, medical, surgeon, mentor
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   45%
 
 7.4
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I Origins
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Style: emotional, clever, thought provoking, serious, philosophical, romantic, psychological, intellectual, enigmatic, cerebral, touching, melancholic, talky, reflective, absurd, suspense, scenic, twists and turns, atmospheric, sentimental, interesting, bad ending, light, dramatic, breathtaking, stylized, captivating, mind bending, twist ending
Plot: religion, science, reincarnation, afterlife, death, obsessive quest, love story, god, life & death, storytelling, atheism, beautiful scenery, existentialism, philosophy, destiny, immortality, end of the world, technology, loneliness, cause and meaning, self discovery, first contact, catastrophe, romance, creativity, obsession, metaphysics, inventions and discoveries, memory, imagination, eye, buddhism, dialogue, solitude, happy ending, life philosophy, humanity, mystery, genetics, twists & turns, evolution, sacrifice, eyes, doctor, mentor, tragedy, love, natural disaster, writers, worm
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005, year 2009, year 1998, year 2012
Place: usa, new york, india, delhi, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   47%
 
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Marcus Welby, M.D.
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Plot: doctor, hospital, medical, nurse
Time: 1960s
Place: santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   41%
 
 6.1
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Fragile
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Style: atmospheric, serious, surreal, suspenseful, scary, bleak, tense, psychological
Plot: hospital, ghost, supernatural ability, domestic disturbance, nurse, cowardliness, clinic, parents and children, haunted by the past, missing child, danger, orphan, supernatural, deadly, family problems, white coat, caucasian, volvo, trapped in an elevator, parallel world, nurse patient relationship, autism, x ray, alternate dimension, sick child, pills, mutilation, pill, heavy rain, harbor, nosebleed, thrown through a window, broken arm, afterlife, elevator shaft, ghost story, able to see the dead, pediatrician, child in peril, impalement, rescue, ambulance, helicopter, child murder, haunted house, old photograph, suicide, broken leg, surrealism, falling from height
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   34%
 
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Three Rivers
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: dealing with death, race against time, moral dilemma, doctor, hospital, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, human nature, life turned upside down, transplant, change of heart, dedication, caucasian, stethoscope, latex gloves, medical, african american, surgery
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   46%
 
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Nell
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, psychological, serious, sincere, realistic, dramatic, earnest, sad, compassionate, inspirational, interesting, melancholic, sweet, reflective, intense, breathtaking, sexy, intellectual, erotic
Plot: innocence lost, isolation, family, doctors, solitude, self discovery, mentor, disability, loneliness, psychology, hospital, beautiful scenery, destiny, alone in the world, mental illness, doctors and patients, wilderness, death, autism, forest, lake, catastrophe, life, twin sister, feral child, psychologist, happy ending, sexualized violence, first contact, humanity, culture clash, courtroom, life philosophy, childhood, adaptation, stereotypes, psychiatrist, love story, courage, tragedy, transformation, life & death, storytelling, manipulation, dreams, honest, power relations, dialogue, adoption, runaway
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   44%
 
The Girl from the Wardrobe
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Style: tragicomedy, semi serious, atmospheric, realistic, humorous, offbeat, touching, psychological
Plot: drugs/alcohol, friendship, siblings relations, autism, fantasy world, cancer, alienation, art gallery, suicide attempt, loneliness, isolation, depression, neighborhood, drug addiction, hospital, suicide, sex, neighbor, dating, silent film, confusion, sibling relationship, anthropologist, business, girl, loner, misfit, family relations, friends, social misfits, human nature, mental illness, estrangement, unfulfillment, sex with a stranger, art exhibition, drugs, brother brother relationship, solitude, escape from reality, drug
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   33%
 
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Nightingales (US)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Plot: hospital, nurse, medical, female bonding, doctor, roommate
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   42%
 
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Do No Harm
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Style: tense, serious
Plot: split personality, hospital, doctors and patients, workplace situations, neurosurgeon, dissociative identity disorder, doctor, mental disorders, workplace, mental illness, power relations, disorder, cure, dental mask, suit and tie, white coat, surgical gown, caucasian, medical mask, surgical mask, latex gloves, medical, ex husband ex wife relationship, female doctor, surgeon, african american, identity crisis, surgery, treatment, patient
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   35%
 
Little Man Tate
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious, emotional, dramatic, heartbreaking, psychological, intellectual, sentimental, inspirational, interesting, thought provoking, entertaining, talky, melancholic, earnest, light, clever, intense, harsh, depressing, compassionate, sad
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: single parent, coming of age, mentor, childhood, genius, prodigy, happy ending, children, loneliness, psychology, storytelling, working class, redemption, unlikely friendships, teacher, underdog, autism, mathematics, parents and children, runaway, friendship, depression, waitress, school, college, life, adoption, single father, intelligence, single, jealousy, scientist, aging, secrets, family, death, dialogue, adolescence, hospital, honest, justice, revenge, plot twist, fantasy world, parenthood, spelling bee, bullying, catastrophe, pornography, kids and family
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   31%
 
Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman: The Heart Within
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Style: serious, feel good, uplifting, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: doctors and patients, parents and children, hospital, family life, school, female doctor, doctor, medicine, family relations, college, single parent, race against time, family in crisis, homecoming, terminal illness, politics, power relations, children, train
Time: 19th century
Place: boston, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   30%
 
 2.8
 47
Body & Soul
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Style: serious, sentimental, sincere, realistic
Plot: doctors and patients, culture clash, hospital, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, workplace intrigue, society, mortician, chief of staff, alternative medicine, acupuncture, female doctor, doctor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   36%
 
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: hospital, reluctant partners, doctors and patients, workplace situations, surgeon, doctor, partners, workplace, power relations, neurosurgeon, physician
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   30%
 
For Better or Worse
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 25 min.
Plot: hospital, nurse, doctor, hungarian, medical clinic, hospital room, patient, hospital bed, hallway, health, illness, medicine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   27%
 
 7.4
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Ben X
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 93 min.
Style: touching, psychological, surprise ending, suspenseful, serious, stylized, realistic, cerebral, bad ending, futuristic, interesting, clever, intense, twist ending, intellectual, fairy tale, inspirational, enigmatic, emotional
Plot: bullying, autism, computers and web, suicide, fantasy world, alone in the world, mentor, imagination, disability, alternate reality, storytelling, mental illness, childhood, computer game, plot twist, fighting the system, obsession, life philosophy, happy ending, video game, first contact, dialogue, internet, life & death, redemption, philosophy, weapons, school, creativity, maze, parallel universe, gangs, dangerous, school life, loneliness, virtual reality, underdog, reality, misfit, destiny, moral ambiguity, brutality, existentialism, technology, children, honest, stereotypes, catastrophe, end of the world, culture clash
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, brussels belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   32%
 
Strong Medicine
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic, sincere
Audience: girls' night
Plot: reluctant partners, doctors and patients, clinic, hospital, social differences, social class, female doctor, workplace situations, gender, urban, partners, society, workplace, power relations, feminism, moral dilemma, boss and employee, parents and children, family relations, abortion, workaholic, woman, lifestyle, medical profession, latex gloves, medical, nurse, doctor, medicine, lifesaver, surgery
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   29%
 
The New Interns
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Plot: lovers, married couple, hospital, rape, nurse, doctor
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   29%
 

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Trauma
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: daring rescue, rescue, hospital, workplace, paramedic, danger, race against time, save the day, workplace situations, chases and races, partners, disorder, injury, dedication, doctor, lifesaver, helicopter, ambulance driver, female pilot, helicopter pilot, intern, coworker relationship, friendship, responsibility, troubled, lovers, search, characters in danger, coworker, victim, determination, team
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   27%
 
Trauma Center
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: doctors and patients, hospital, workplace, power relations, race against time, rescue, boss and employee, workplace situations, paramedic, emergency room, medical, surgery, nurse, doctor
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   28%
 
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