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
Plot: autism, doctor, hospital, talented, prodigy, medicine, surgeon, childhood flashback, flashback sequence, flashbacks
Time: 2010s, contemporary

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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, emotional and sincere films and TV series with plots about doctor, hospital, doctors and patients, power relations, workplace, medical and workplace situations mostly in Drama, Romance and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Good Doctor: House (2004), The Resident (2018), New Amsterdam (2018), The Night Shift (2014), Pure Genius (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, psychological, witty, biting ...
Plot: doctor, prodigy, talented, mastermind, loner, patient, doctors and patients, antisocial behavior, riddles and clues, unconventional method, hospital, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new jersey, usa
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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: serious, captivating, exciting, realistic, compassionate
Plot: doctor, hospital, medical student, surgery, doctors and patients, intern, medical, nurse, treatment, emergency room, patient, coworker relationship ...
Place: atlanta georgia, georgia
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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 ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, autism, medical profession, surgery, medical, pediatrician, prodigy, social awkwardness, genius, doctor patient relationship, colleague colleague relationship ...
Place: south korea, korea
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100%
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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: captivating, disturbing, emotional, sincere, inspirational
Plot: hospital, doctor, colleague colleague relationship, black eye, male protagonist, understanding, nursing, rivalry, doctor patient relationship, public health, cancer, flashback ...
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88%
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, tense
Plot: doctor, surgery, emergency room, hospital, boss and employee, workplace, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace intrigue, power relations, patient, intern ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
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100%
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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.
Plot: billionaire, hospital, doctor, genius, medicine, technology
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100%
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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, sentimental, touching, emotional
Plot: doctor, hospital, emergency room, saving a life, reanimation, nurse, colleague colleague relationship, coping, team, latex gloves, medical profession
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75%
St. Elsewhere (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, dark humor, talky, witty, serious ...
Plot: hospital, doctors and patients, workplace, intern, power relations, workplace situations, doctor, surgery, emergency room, confined, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
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41%
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The Doctor (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Jack McKee is a doctor with it all: he's successful, he's rich, and he has no problems.... until he is diagnosed with throat cancer. Now that he has seen medicine, hospitals, and doctors from a patient's perspective, he realises that ...
Style: psychological, uplifting, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: hospital, surgery, doctor, doctors and patients, coldhearted, redemption, couples, introspection, human nature, life is a bitch, parents and children, human spirit ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: medical school, san francisco
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100%
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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: emotional, sentimental, serious, touching, sincere
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, ghost, coma, doctors and patients, figment, surgery, catatonic state, fiance fiancee relationship, life support, staff, patient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada
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100%
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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: humorous, realistic, serious
Plot: hospital, doctor, fighting the system, buddies, working the system, power relations, workplace, workplace situations, boss and employee, doctors and patients, patient, medical ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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39%
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: serious, emotional, sincere, touching, realistic
Plot: hospital, surgery, doctor, nurse, responsibility, conflict, supportive coworker, hotshot, health situation, power relations, boss, intern ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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.
Plot: hospital, doctor, mentor, surgeon, caucasian, mentor protege relationship, medical, latex gloves, medical profession, stethoscope
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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: realistic, serious
Plot: hospital, workplace, partners, power relations, doctors and patients, workplace situations, reluctant partners, doctor, surgeon, physician, neurosurgeon
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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37%
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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: talky, touching, serious, clever, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, administration, human nature, workplace, chief of staff, workplace situations, boss and employee, medicine, aids, medical research ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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36%
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Casualty (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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, sincere, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace romance, intern, love and romance, workplace intrigue, medicine, doctor patient relationship, nurse, death ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s, 80s ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Cutter to Houston (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Cutter to Houston is an American medical drama starring Shelley Hack, Jim Metzler, and Alec Baldwin that aired on CBS on Saturday night from October 1 to December 31, 1983 at 8 p.m Eastern time. The series was created by Sandor Stern.
Plot: doctor, hospital, small town, medical, nurse
Place: texas
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35%
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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, realistic, serious, sincere, suspenseful
Plot: doctor, moral dilemma, human nature, doctors and patients, workplace situations, transplant, change of heart, dealing with death, race against time, surgery, hospital, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Mental (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Colombia, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Mental is a television series produced by Fox's subsidiary Fox Telecolombia, which aired in the summer and fall of 2009 on FOX international channels for Latin America, Europe and Asia, starring Chris Vance and Annabella Sciorra. Mental was ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: hospital, prodigy, intern, workplace, treatment, chief of staff, mentally unstable, hallucinations, fighting illness, power relations, unconventional method, patient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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35%
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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, sincere, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, intern, cure, workplace situations, workplace intrigue, workplace romance, rivalry, surgery, nurse, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: hospital, doctor, nurse, medical clinic, hungarian, hospital room, medicine, illness, health, hospital bed, hallway, patient
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33%
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Do No Harm (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Do No Harm is an American drama that aired from January 31 through September 7, 2013, on NBC. The network placed a series order in May 2012. On November 12, 2012, NBC reduced its episode order for the series from 13 to 12 episodes, due to scheduling ...
Style: serious, tense
Plot: split personality, dissociative identity disorder, hospital, doctor, neurosurgeon, mental disorders, workplace situations, surgery, cure, mental illness, patient, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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33%
Strong Medicine (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The lives of staff in the womens' health clinic of a fictitious hospital in Philadelphia.
Style: serious, sincere, touching, realistic, emotional
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, clinic, feminism, workplace situations, workplace, boss and employee, doctors and patients, family relations, lifesaver, lifestyle, reluctant partners, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia, medical school
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32%
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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: serious, sincere, realistic, gloomy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, rookie, nurse, power relations, rebelliousness, rebellion, old love, workplace, teaching the ways of the world, friends, renewed love, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
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50%
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, ...
Plot: nurse, hospital, female bonding, medical, roommate, doctor
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31%
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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: realistic, serious, dark humor, emotional, witty ...
Plot: hospital, chief of staff, undisciplined, verbal byplay, power relations, fighting illness, family relations, unconventional method, human nature, insubordination, treatment, patronizing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, ...
Plot: doctor, nurse, hospital, health, medical clinic, medical, clinic
Place: new zealand
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31%
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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, tense, emotional ...
Plot: introspection, patient, psychologist, one on one, doctors and patients, therapist, emotional breakdown, self involved, dysfunctional character, haunted by the past, power relations, workplace ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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: sincere, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: mortician, hospital, workplace, workplace situations, doctors and patients, workplace intrigue, power relations, culture clash, chief of staff, society, doctor, alternative medicine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Hospital at the End of the City (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Hospital at the End of the City is a popular television series first released in Czechoslovakia in 1977, it featured an ensemble cast and received much viewer praise in central Europe. The series ran from 1977 to 1981 for a total of twenty episodes. ...
Plot: hospital, infidelity, nurse, doctor, medicine, chess, white coat, pill, operation, physician, medical, patient
Place: czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%