Movies and TV shows like McCallum

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McCallum (1995)
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McCallum (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: McCallum is a British television series that was produced by STV Productions. Dr Iain McCallum was the original lead character, played by John Hannah. McCallum was a forensic pathologist who traveled by Triumph Motorcycle, and solved murders. The character had romantic involvements with two of the other principal characters, Joanna, and later Angela. The last episode did not include McCallum and Angela as the story stated that they had taken jobs in America. They were replaced by Dr. Dan Gallagher and Dr. Charley Fielding.
Plot: morgue, crime investigation, forensics, british, corpse, autopsy, pathologist, pathology, police detective, british police, police procedural, scotsman
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: london, east end london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and touching films and TV series with plots about british, society, love and romance, workplace situations, workplace, power relations and family relations mostly in Drama, Crime and Comedy genres. Some movies like McCallum: Capital City (1989), Harry (1993), Karaoke (1996), The Vice (1999), Where the Heart Is (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Capital City (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Capital City was a television show produced by Euston Films which focused on the lives of investment bankers in London living and working on the corporate trading floor for the fictional international bank Shane-Longman. Despite its short run in ...
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Time: 90s, 80s
Place: england, london
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Harry (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Harry is a television drama series that was made by Union Pictures for the BBC, and shown on BBC One between 1993 and 1995. The programme concerned a journalist called Harry Salter who ran a news agency in the town of Darlington in England.
Plot: investigative journalism, photographer, newspaper story, secretary, british, journalism, journalist, newspaper article
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: northern england
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Karaoke (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Obsessive, self-destructive London television scriptwriter Daniel Feeld finds his health failing while involved with the post-production on his new TV drama, "Karaoke." A hard-drinking heavy smoker, Feeld is in much physical pain as he ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: terminal illness, bar, showbiz, obnoxious boss, artists and showbiz, writer's life, playwright, paranoia, karaoke, sex from behind, screenwriter, karaoke bar ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england, london
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The Vice (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: The Vice is an ITV police drama about the Metropolitan Police Vice Unit. It ran for five short series between 1999 and 2003. It tells the story of the London Metropolitan police force's vice squad, where prostitution, underage sex, and other ...
Plot: sex trafficking, sex worker, police detective, crime investigation, sex trade, vice squad, murder, sergeant, prostitution, drugs, police, money
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Where the Heart Is (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Where the Heart Is is a British television family drama series set in the fictional Yorkshire town of Skelthwaite. First shown in 1997, it was created by Ashley Pharoah and Vicky Featherstone, and focuses on the professional and personal lives of ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching, sentimental
Plot: small town, family relations, nurse, workplace situations, small town life, strong female presence, workplace, love and romance, countryside, fictional city, factory, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: yorkshire, england, northern england
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Berkeley Square (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Three young women from very different backgrounds meet, become friends and share experiences when they all gain positions as nannies in the wealthy households of London's exclusive Berkeley Square.
Style: touching, sentimental, clever, realistic, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nanny, butler, child abuse, bittersweet, friends, power relations, family relations, high society, social differences, friendship, love and romance, babies and infants ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, 90s, edwardian era
Place: london, europe, england
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57%
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Prospects (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Prospects is a British television comedy drama series that was written by Alan Janes and originally shown on Channel 4 in 1986. Created by Euston Films who had a pedigree of producing successful, gritty drama such as The Sweeney and Minder, it ...
Plot: british, unemployment, interracial friendship, working class, black british, friendship, interracial relations, british humour
Place: east end london, london, england
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The Bill (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Bill is a police procedural television series that was broadcast on the ITV network from 16 October 1984 until 31 August 2010. The programme originated from a one-off drama, entitled Woodentop, which was broadcast in August 1983. In its final ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sincere
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Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 21st century ...
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Bramwell (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
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Style: realistic, serious, sincere, touching
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Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An adaptation of the 1848 novel by William Makepeace Thackeray.
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Holding On (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
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Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
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46%
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Shoestring (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Shoestring was a BBC television show set in Bristol. It featured a private detective with his own show on Radio West, the local radio station. The programme ran between 30 September 1979 and 21 December 1980, in two series with 21 one hour-long ...
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Hammarkullen (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
TV show
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Country: UK
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK
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TV show
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Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Place: england, manchester
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 350 min.
TV show
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Style: captivating, realistic, serious
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Bedtime (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bedtime was a British comedy-drama written and directed by Andy Hamilton and broadcast by the BBC. It ran for three series for a total of fifteen episodes between August 2001 and December 2003. The first two series had six episodes each and the ...
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40%
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Number 10 (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
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Breathless (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
TV show
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england
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39%
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Vital Signs (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
TV show
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Style: medical drama
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39%
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P.S. I Luv U (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: P.S. I Luv U is an American crime drama series that aired on CBS as a part of its 1991-92 schedule. The title derived from the phone number of fictitious Palm Security and Investigations, which was 774-5888, which can be reached by dialing ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic
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Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, california, palm springs california
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38%
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Frankie (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Frankie is a British television drama series created by Lucy Gannon. The series stars Eve Myles as the eponymous character Frankie Maddox, a district nurse more emotionally involved with her job than her personal life. The series is both set and ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere
Plot: hospital, workplace, hopes, workplace situations, redemption, strong female presence, supportive coworker, female protagonist, nurse, british, patient, paraplegic
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Oliver Twist (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 386 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Charles Dickens' novel, this adaptation traces the childhood of an orphan whose mother dies giving birth to him in an English work-house in the 1820s.
Style: emotional, gloomy, bleak, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, child abuse, life is a bitch, confined, coming of age, crimes, society, danger, child in peril, apprentice, injustice, youth ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1830s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%