Movies and TV shows like Nightingales (US)

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Nightingales (US) (1989)
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Nightingales (US) (1989)
Original name: Nightingales
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, portrayed by Suzanne Pleshette, and her five nursing students: Sam, Bridget, Yolanda, Becky, and Allyson. Other hospital personnel include Christine's love interest, Dr. Paul Petrillo; the head nurse, Lenore Ritt; and the chief of staff, Dr. Garrett Braden. The series was developed from a pilot television movie, also titled Nightingales, that was directed by Mimi Leder and originally aired in June 1988. Field, Walters, Swanson, Bennett, and Jennifer Rhodes are the only members of the cast to appear in both the film and the series.
Style: medical drama
Plot: hospital, nurse, medical, doctor, roommate, female bonding

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out medical drama, realistic, serious and captivating films and TV series with plots about hospital, doctor, nurse, medical, patient, latex gloves and doctors and patients mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like Nightingales (US): Nurse (1981), Cutter to Houston (1983), Shortland Street (1992), Always and Everyone (1999), Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, friendship between women, widow, medical, neighbor, female bonding, female friendship, doctor nurse relationship, nursing, mother son relationship
Place: new york
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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: hospital, doctor, nurse, small town, medical
Place: texas
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89%
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, ...
Style: medical drama
Plot: nurse, hospital, doctor, health, relationships, medical clinic, medical, clinic
Place: new zealand
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80%
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, surgery, doctor, accident, patient, emergency, nurse
Place: manchester, manchester england
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75%
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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: doctor, hospital, medical, nurse, medical profession, human, doctor nurse relationship
Time: 70s, 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: santa monica california
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71%
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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, caucasian, stethoscope, mentor, surgeon, latex gloves, medical, medical profession, mentor protege relationship, doctors
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71%
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Bodies (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Bodies is an award-winning British television medical drama produced by Hat Trick Productions for the BBC. Created by Jed Mercurio, the series began in 2004 and is based on his book Bodies. In December 2009, The Times ranked Bodies in 9th place in ...
Style: medical drama
Plot: hospital, surgery, gynecologist, death, surgical gown, dental mask, computer, latex gloves, nurse, doctor, medical mask, surgical mask ...
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66%
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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: medical drama, captivating, disturbing, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, medical, surgery, patient, colleague colleague relationship, understanding, nursing, rivalry, coworker relationship, cancer, male protagonist ...
Place: usa
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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, doctor, nurse, hungarian, medical clinic, patient, hospital room, medicine, illness, health, hallway, hospital bed ...
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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, chess, nurse, medicine, doctor, pill, patient, infidelity, medical, white coat, physician ...
Place: czechoslovakia
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57%
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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: medical drama, realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: hospital, nurse, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace, doctor, cure, intern, staff, workplace problem, friendship, coworker ...
Place: toronto ontario canada
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56%
Sklifosovskiy (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
Plot: medical, doctor, hospital, nurse, russian, coworker relationship, colleague colleague relationship, workplace situations, male female relationship, dental mask, stethoscope, clipboard ...
Time: 21st century
Place: russia
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55%
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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, captivating, sincere, exciting, tense ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, medical student, patient, doctors and patients, nurse, medical profession, emergency room, coworker relationship, surgery, treatment, latex gloves
Place: chicago illinois
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54%
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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: humorous, serious, realistic, medical drama
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace, doctors and patients, workplace situations, fighting the system, medicine, working the system, power relations, boss and employee, buddies, medical ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco
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52%
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, medical drama, psychological, serious, emotional ...
Plot: autism, hospital, doctor, surgeon, talented, prodigy, medicine, medical, childhood flashback, flashback, childhood memory, flashback sequence ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Medics (2012)
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.
Style: medical drama
Plot: hospital, patient, operating room, doctor, coworker relationship, medical
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51%
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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: medical drama, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nurse, hospital, ex military, doctors and patients, friendship, workplace, friends, love triangle, coworker relationship, doctor, rookie, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ 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
Plot: hospital, psychiatric ward, treatment, patient, doctor, ward, drugs, psychiatry
Place: scotland, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic, medical drama
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: 80s, 70s, 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, captivating, medical drama ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, medical, medical student, emergency room, doctors and patients, nurse, treatment, intern, surgery, workplace intrigue, patient ...
Place: georgia, atlanta georgia
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23%
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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: medical drama, realistic, captivating, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: hospital, partners, doctors and patients, reluctant partners, power relations, workplace, doctor, neurosurgeon, friendship, rivalry, workplace situations, surgeon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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45%
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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: medical drama, captivating, touching, thought provoking, disturbing ...
Plot: billionaire, genius, doctor, hospital, technology, medicine, computer genius, invention, fate of humanity, chance, treatment
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45%
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Hawthorne (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, touching, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: hospital, nurse, african american woman, doctors and patients, workplace, single parent, family relations, workplace situations, friendship, female protagonist, coworker relationship, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, virginia
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42%
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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: captivating, realistic, medical drama, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: hospital, doctors and patients, moral dilemma, workplace, nursing, workplace situations, doctor, nun, nurse, countryside, society, love ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, northern england
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42%
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Holby City (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 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: touching, sincere, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, cure, intern, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, workplace romance, rivalry, surgery, nurse, chief of staff ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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41%
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Syndrome (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Syndrome is a 2012 South Korean medical drama series, starring Han Hye-jin, Song Chang-eui and Park Gun-hyung. It is set in the world of neurosurgery where a medical student finds herself in a love triangle with two fellow doctors. The television ...
Style: medical drama
Plot: medical mask, dental mask, medical, nurse, surgical mask, doctor, surgeon, latex gloves
Place: korea
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41%
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Vital Signs (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Vital Signs is a British television drama series airing on ITV from 2006. It stars Tamzin Outhwaite as a supermarket check-out operator who decides to become a doctor. The series co-stars William Beck, Fraser Ayres, Eve Best, Claudie Blakley, ...
Style: medical drama
Plot: medical school, nurse, hospital, teenage pregnancy, best friend, husband wife relationship, sister sister relationship, adultery, medical profession, career, supermarket, medical ...
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40%
Mujeres de nadie (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mujeres de nadie (Nobody's Women) is an Argentine telenovela produced by Pol-ka and broadcast by El Trece from May 10, 2007, to November 17, 2008
Plot: nurse, hospital, abusive husband, sibling relationship, suicide attempt, domestic violence, romantic rivalry, extramarital affair, love triangle, attempted murder, alcohol abuse, assassin ...
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39%
Tender Loving Care (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Teenage nurses give love therapy. Lots of action when they try to straighten out the corrupt hospital staff.
Plot: nurse, hospital, drug addiction, murder, corruption, sex, female nudity, orderly, exploitation, blackmail, shower, doctor
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%