Movies and TV shows like The Good Doctor

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The Good Doctor (2017)
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The Good Doctor (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
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, talky, medical drama
Plot: autism, hospital, doctor, talented, prodigy, surgeon, childhood flashback, medicine, flashback sequence, flashbacks, flashback
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: san francisco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out medical drama, serious, realistic and sincere films and TV series with plots about doctor, hospital, doctors and patients, workplace situations, nurse, power relations and workplace mostly in Drama, Romance and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Good Doctor: The Resident (2018), New Amsterdam (2018), House (2004), The Night Shift (2014), Code Black (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Resident (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: exciting, realistic, serious, captivating, medical drama ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, medical student, doctors and patients, medical, emergency room, intern, treatment, nurse, workplace intrigue, coworker relationship, surgery ...
Place: atlanta georgia, georgia
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New Amsterdam (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Dr. Max Goodwin, the hospital's newest medical director, sets out to tear up the bureaucracy and provide exceptional care.
Style: medical drama, captivating, disturbing, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, colleague colleague relationship, male protagonist, understanding, nursing, rivalry, public health, doctor patient relationship, medical mask, surgical mask, cancer ...
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Good Doctor (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
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, hospital, autism, medical profession, surgery, medical, doctor patient relationship, prodigy, pediatrician, social awkwardness, genius, social relations ...
Place: south korea, korea
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75%
 8.7
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House (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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, cynical, dark humor, witty, psychological ...
Plot: prodigy, doctor, talented, mastermind, hospital, loner, antisocial behavior, doctors and patients, patient, treatment, unconventional method, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new jersey, usa
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50%
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The Night Shift (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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, doctors and patients, workplace, patient, surgery, power relations, friendship, boss and employee, medicine, intern ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 10K
Code Black (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Inspired by the award-winning documentary, this medical drama is set in the busiest and most notorious ER in the nation where the extraordinary staff confront a challenged system in order to protect their ideals and the patients who need them the ...
Style: suspense, touching, sentimental, emotional, medical drama
Plot: doctor, emergency room, hospital, saving a life, reanimation, nurse, colleague colleague relationship, team, coping, latex gloves, medical profession
Place: los angeles
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71%
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Pure Genius (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A young Silicon Valley tech-titan enlists a veteran surgeon with a controversial past in starting a hospital with a cutting-edge, new school approach to medicine.
Style: medical drama
Plot: billionaire, doctor, hospital, genius, medicine, technology
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100%
For Better or Worse (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 25 min.
Story: For Better or Worse is a daily prime time Hungarian soap opera.
Plot: nurse, doctor, hospital, hungarian, medical clinic, hospital room, doctors, medicine, garbage, health, illness, patient ...
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Saving Hope (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
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, touching, serious, medical drama ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, coma, doctor, ghost, doctors and patients, figment, supernatural, catatonic state, fiance fiancee relationship, life support, surgeon, staff ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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100%
Monday Mornings (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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, sincere ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, surgery, responsibility, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace, staff, intern, treatment, patient, boss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, oregon
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50%
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MDs (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, working the system, buddies, power relations, nurse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
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32%
 6.8
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3 lbs. (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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, serious, realistic
Plot: hospital, workplace, partners, reluctant partners, doctors and patients, workplace situations, power relations, surgeon, doctor, physician, neurosurgeon
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 652
Dr. Kildare (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The story of a young intern in a large metropolitan hospital trying to learn his profession, deal with the problems of his patients, and win the respect of the senior doctor in his specialty, internal medicine.
Style: medical drama
Plot: doctor, hospital, surgeon, doctors, caucasian, stethoscope, medical profession, mentor protege relationship, mentor, medical, latex gloves
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Transplant (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
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: captivating, sincere, psychological, disturbing, medical drama
Plot: doctor, hospital, treatment, human nature, doctor patient relationship, workplace situations, doctors and patients, loneliness, teamwork, surgery, cure, medicine ...
Time: contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada
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29%
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Holby City (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Drama series about life on the wards of Holby City Hospital, following the highs and lows of the staff and patients.
Style: touching, captivating, sincere, realistic, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, intern, cure, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, rivalry, workplace romance, surgery, nurse, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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29%
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Three Rivers (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, suspenseful, sincere ...
Plot: doctor, moral dilemma, human nature, doctors and patients, workplace situations, transplant, surgery, hospital, race against time, power relations, dealing with death, change of heart ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, pennsylvania, usa
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29%
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Mercy (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: medical drama, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, nurse, doctors and patients, friendship, workplace, ex military, friends, love triangle, coworker relationship, doctor, rookie, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Chicago Hope (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: serious, talky, touching, emotional, clever ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, administration, human nature, chief of staff, workplace, workplace situations, boss and employee, medicine, aids, medical research ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Monroe (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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, emotional, serious, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: hospital, intern, workplace, fighting illness, patient, parents and children, workplace situations, doctors and patients, family relations, treatment, surgery, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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In Treatment (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Set within the highly charged confines of individual psychotherapy sessions and centering around Dr. Paul Weston, a psychotherapist who exhibits an insightful, reserved demeanor while treating his patients—but displays a crippling insecurity while ...
Style: clever, psychological, captivating, emotional, tense ...
Plot: introspection, psychologist, patient, one on one, doctors and patients, therapist, emotional breakdown, psychotherapist, self involved, power relations, haunted by the past, dysfunctional character ...
Time: 21st century
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28%
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 50
Body & Soul (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
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, sentimental, sincere, serious
Plot: hospital, workplace, doctors and patients, society, power relations, culture clash, workplace intrigue, doctor, female doctor, mortician, strong female presence, chief of staff ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Dr. Romantic (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
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, psychological, sincere, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, teamwork, talented, obsession, medicine, surgery, doctors and patients, workplace situations, treatment, cure, friendship ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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The Royal (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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, sincere, serious, emotional ...
Plot: hospital, nun, countryside, human nature, moral dilemma, workplace, doctors and patients, workplace situations, nursing, power relations, nurse, doctor
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, northern england
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26%
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Doctors (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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: touching, captivating, serious, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: doctor, workplace, workplace situations, doctors and patients, clinic, terminal illness, supportive coworker, couples, couple relations, love affair, life is a bitch, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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26%
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Hawthorne (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: hospital, nurse, workplace, doctors and patients, workplace situations, family relations, single parent, friendship, african american woman, female protagonist, male female relationship, coworker relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Nightingales (US) (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Nightingales is an American medical drama television series that aired on NBC from January 21, 1989 to April 26, 1989. The series, produced by Aaron Spelling Productions, follows the stories of Christine Broderick, a supervisor of student nurses, ...
Style: medical drama
Plot: nurse, hospital, medical, roommate, doctor, female bonding
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.5
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Chicago Med (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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, sincere, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, patient, nurse, doctors and patients, emergency room, medical student, medical profession, surgery, coworker relationship, treatment, latex gloves
Place: chicago illinois
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13%
 8.5
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The Knick (2014)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
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, atmospheric, rough, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: addiction, hospital, doctors and patients, life is a bitch, realism, gory, surgeon, medicine, workplace situations, power relations, society, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Shortland Street (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Shortland Street is a New Zealand prime-time soap opera centering around the fictitious Shortland Street Hospital, first broadcast on Television New Zealand's TV2 on 25 May 1992. It is the country's longest-running drama and soap opera, ...
Style: medical drama
Plot: doctor, nurse, hospital, relationships, health, medical clinic, medical, clinic
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.6
 234K
Grey's Anatomy (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
Story: Follows the personal and professional lives of a group of doctors at Seattle’s Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital.
Style: sentimental, captivating, serious, realistic, medical drama ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: doctor, hospital, workplace romance, doctors and patients, couple relations, patient, colleague colleague relationship, intern, workplace, medical student, doctor patient relationship, workplace intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%