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

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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, workplace situations and nurse mostly in Drama, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Good Doctor: The Night Shift (2014), The Resident (2018), Mercy (2009), Monday Mornings (2013), MDs (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, semi serious, realistic, tense
Plot: doctor, hospital, boss and employee, surgery, emergency room, doctors and patients, ex military, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, power relations, workplace, obnoxious boss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, 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: realistic, serious, captivating, compassionate, exciting
Plot: doctor, hospital, medical, nurse, doctors and patients, intern, treatment, coworker relationship, surgery, workplace intrigue, patient, emergency room ...
Place: atlanta georgia, georgia
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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, nurse, rookie, dealing with death, doctors and patients, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, workplace situations, love and romance, workplace, friends, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
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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, doctors and patients, coldhearted, doctor, surgery, redemption, couples, power relations, human nature, human spirit, introspection, self discovery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: medical school, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: sincere, serious, realistic, emotional, touching
Plot: hospital, doctor, nurse, surgery, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, chief of staff, workaholic, supportive coworker, intern ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: oregon, usa
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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
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, fighting the system, buddies, boss and employee, working the system, patient, latex gloves ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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65%
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The Knick (2014)
Genre: Drama
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, doctors and patients, hospital, life is a bitch, surgeon, gory, medicine, realism, workplace situations, drugs/alcohol, power relations, society ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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64%
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: dark humor, clever, talky, serious, witty ...
Plot: hospital, realism, doctors and patients, workplace situations, confined, power relations, life is a bitch, workplace, society, administration, intern, aids ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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62%
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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: serious, realistic
Plot: hospital, reluctant partners, doctors and patients, doctor, surgeon, workplace situations, partners, workplace, power relations, physician, neurosurgeon
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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61%
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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: cynical, clever, psychological, witty, dark humor ...
Plot: prodigy, doctor, mastermind, talented, doctors and patients, antisocial behavior, riddles and clues, loner, unconventional method, patient, teamwork, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new jersey, usa
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60%
Trapper John, M.D. (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Trapper John, M.D. is an American television medical drama and spin-off of the film MASH, concerning a lovable doctor who became a mentor and father figure in San Francisco, California. The show ran on CBS from September 23, 1979, to September 4, ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, captivating, touching
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, lifesaver, latex gloves, medical, nurse uniform, surgical mask, stethoscope ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: doctor, hospital, billionaire, technology, medicine, genius
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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: serious, sincere, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, workplace romance, workplace situations, love and romance, workplace, power relations, workplace intrigue, rivalry, chief of staff, intern ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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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: realistic, serious, sincere, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, nurse, emergency room, treatment, doctors and patients, patient, coworker relationship, surgery, medical student, medical profession, latex gloves
Place: chicago illinois
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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: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, workplace romance, workplace situations, love and romance, workplace, power relations, workplace intrigue, rivalry, chief of staff, intern ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 80s, 90s
Place: england, europe
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56%
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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: emotional, serious, realistic, talky, clever ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, aids, doctors and patients, workplace situations, medicine, workplace, human nature, boss and employee, power relations, chief of staff, administration ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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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: emotional, serious, talky, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, doctors and patients, verbal byplay, workplace situations, doctor, neurosurgeon, workplace, power relations, human nature, boss and employee, parents and children, breakup ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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54%
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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, mentally unstable, mental institution, doctors and patients, mystery, psychiatrist, mental disorders, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, prodigy, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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, sincere, suspenseful
Plot: doctor, dealing with death, race against time, moral dilemma, hospital, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, human nature, life turned upside down, transplant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, pennsylvania, usa
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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: tense, serious
Plot: split personality, hospital, dissociative identity disorder, neurosurgeon, doctor, doctors and patients, mental disorders, workplace situations, workplace, mental illness, power relations, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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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: sentimental, serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: hospital, nurse, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, single parent, doctors and patients, family relations, supportive coworker, patient, latex gloves, amputee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ 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: doctor, hospital, latex gloves, medical, stethoscope, mentor, caucasian, surgeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Marcus Welby, M.D. is an American medical drama television program that aired on ABC from September 23, 1969, to July 29, 1976. It starred Robert Young as a family practitioner with a kind bedside manner and James Brolin as the younger doctor he ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, medical profession, medical, nurse
Time: 1960s
Place: santa monica california
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50%
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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: hospital, doctor, small town, nurse, medical
Place: texas
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49%
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, touching, realistic, emotional, sincere
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, reluctant partners, doctors and patients, female doctor, social class, clinic, social differences, workplace situations, urban, gender, partners, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa, medical school
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48%
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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: psychological, clever, serious, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: introspection, doctors and patients, psychotherapist, patient, therapist, one on one, psychologist, psychiatrist, emotional breakdown, clinic, psychotherapy, power relations ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Resurrection Blvd. (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Santiagos are a proud East Los Angeles Latino family whose hopes and dreams are rooted in the world of professional boxing.
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, emotional, rough
Plot: athlete's life, parents and children, boxing, mexican american, sport, family drama, siblings relations, urban, family life, hopes, family relations, immigrants ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: serious, emotional, realistic, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: doctor, couple relations, clinic, doctors and patients, hospital, workplace situations, workplace, couples, power relations, boss and employee, love affair, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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All Saints (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
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: serious, touching, realistic, exciting
Plot: hospital, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, couple relations, workplace romance, hopes, couples, lifesaver, supportive coworker, australian ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: serious, emotional, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: hospital, nun, moral dilemma, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, human nature, nursing, nurse, doctor
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%