Movies and TV shows like Shortland Street

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Shortland Street (1992)
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Shortland Street (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, being broadcast continuously for over 5000 episodes and 20 years, and is one of the most watched television programs in New Zealand. The show was originally screened as five half-hour episodes each week and initially receiving mixed reviews on its premiere. After its launch it dropped in ratings and would have been cancelled if TVNZ had not ordered a year's worth of episodes in advance. By early 1993, the show's rating picked up and TVNZ renewed the production. Today, it is one of New Zealand's highest-rated shows, frequently making AGB Nielsen Media Research's top 5 programmes of the week.
Style: medical drama
Plot: doctor, hospital, nurse, relationships, health, medical, medical clinic, clinic, asexual
Place: new zealand

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out medical drama, captivating, serious and realistic films and TV series with plots about hospital, doctor, nurse, medical, workplace situations, medicine and workplace mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Shortland Street: For Better or Worse (2005), Nightingales (US) (1989), Cutter to Houston (1983), Dr. Kildare (1961), Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
For Better or Worse (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: For Better or Worse is a daily prime time Hungarian soap opera.
Plot: hospital, nurse, doctor, medical clinic, patient, illness, health, garbage, doctors, medicine, hospital room, hallway ...
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Nightingales (US) (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: hospital, nurse, roommate, medical, female bonding, doctor
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Cutter to Houston (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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.
Style: medical drama
Plot: doctor, hospital, small town, nurse, medical
Place: texas
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Dr. Kildare (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, doctors, intern, nurse, doctor patient relationship, caucasian, surgeon, mentor, medical, medical profession, mentor protege relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: hospital, doctor, doctor nurse relationship, human, medical, nurse, medical profession
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.0
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Code Black (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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, emotional, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: emergency room, doctor, hospital, medical profession, nurse, reanimation, saving a life, coping, team, medical, surgery, nursing ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Nurse (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Nurse is an American medical drama that aired on CBS from April 2, 1981 to May 1982. Series star Michael Learned won an Emmy in 1982 for her role on the show.
Style: medical drama
Plot: nurse, hospital, widow, medical, female bonding, neighbor, nursing, doctor nurse relationship, female friendship, mother son relationship
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Always and Everyone (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: Always and Everyone was a British television drama that ran from 1999 to 2002. It dramatised the hectic everyday lives of the doctors and nurses running the Accident and Emergency department of the large, busy city hospital, St. Victor's. The ...
Style: medical drama
Plot: hospital, patient, accident, emergency, nurse, doctor, surgery
Place: manchester
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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.
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Plot: hospital, doctor, medical, doctors and patients, emergency room, medical student, nurse, treatment, intern, surgery, workplace intrigue, patient ...
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Nurses (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Follow five young nurses working on the frontlines of a busy hospital in downtown Toronto, dedicating their lives to helping others, while struggling to help themselves.
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, disturbing, medical drama
Plot: hospital, doctors and patients, nurse, medicine, physician, relationship vs career, doctor, nursing, ambition, doctors, medical, doctor patient relationship ...
Place: toronto ontario canada
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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: sincere, disturbing, captivating, emotional, inspirational ...
Plot: hospital, medical, doctor, patient, surgery, physician, medicine, rivalry, nursing, coworker relationship, cancer, workplace ...
Place: usa
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64%
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Sklifosovsky (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A series centered around a fictional hospital staff, and inspired by the name of a Moldovan surgeon - Nikolay Sklifosovsky.
Style: captivating, sincere, touching, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
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Time: 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, sincere, captivating, tense ...
Plot: doctor, doctors and patients, hospital, patient, medical profession, emergency room, nurse, medical student, medical, doctors, doctor patient relationship, physician ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Young Doctors (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
TV show
Story: The spin-off to the original series 'In aller Freundschaft' focuses on the young doctors in a fictional clinic in Erfurt.
Style: emotional, serious, clever, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, friendship, teamwork, doctors and patients, medicine, doctor patient relationship, coworker, nurse, surgeon, workplace situations, medical profession ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Hospital at the End of the City (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, operation, physician, medicine, infidelity, nurse, chess, medical, patient, doctor, pills, suburbs ...
Place: czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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: serious, humorous, realistic, medical drama
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace, fighting the system, workplace situations, doctors and patients, medicine, buddies, power relations, boss and employee, patient, medical ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Time: contemporary
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Bodies (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Medics, also known under the original title Lekarze, is a Polish medical drama which premiered on 3 September 2012 on TVN.
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Plot: medical, patient, hospital, coworker relationship, doctor, operating room
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Psychos (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Psychos is a six-part drama, set in the psychiatric ward of a Glasgow hospital, that aired on Channel 4 from May 6 to June 10, 1999.
Style: medical drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, serious, emotional, psychological, talky ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Holby City (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 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: realistic, captivating, sincere, touching, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, intern, cure, rivalry, workplace romance, surgery, nurse, disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, united kingdom, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Trapper John, M.D. (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, realistic, captivating, touching, emotional ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace, power relations, lifesaver, doctors and patients, workplace situations, medical profession, nurse, doctors, medical, physician ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Mercy (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: realistic, atmospheric, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Royal (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, emotional, psychological, serious ...
Plot: hospital, moral dilemma, doctors and patients, nursing, workplace, workplace situations, doctor, nun, nurse, countryside, love, society ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, northern england, yorkshire
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46%
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Pure Genius (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: captivating, disturbing, touching, exciting, thought provoking ...
Plot: billionaire, genius, doctor, hospital, medicine, computer genius, technology, fate of humanity, invention, chance, treatment
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: realistic, serious, captivating, suspenseful, medical drama
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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: realistic, captivating, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: hospital, partners, reluctant partners, doctors and patients, workplace, power relations, doctor, neurosurgeon, friendship, rivalry, workplace situations, surgeon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Doctors (1963)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Doctors is an American television soap opera which aired on NBC Daytime from April 1, 1963, to December 31, 1982. There were 5280 episodes produced, with the 5000th episode airing in November 1981. The series was set in Hope Memorial Hospital in ...
Style: medical drama
Plot: doctor, hospital
Time: 60s, 80s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Stolen Life (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Love, treachery, sin, redemption, difficult decisions and surprising twists are the basis of dramatic story in the series "Stolen Life", which being played out against the backdrop of extreme life of the medical profession.
Style: suspenseful, touching, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Plot: doctor, children, rescue, medical, mentor, friendship, dishonesty, hospital, rivalry, family, betrayal, death ...
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42%