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, scotsman, autopsy, corpse, british, british police, police procedural, police detective, pathologist, pathology
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, captivating, serious and touching films and TV series with plots about british, society, murder, love and romance, police detective, crime investigation and workplace situations mostly in Drama, Crime and Comedy genres. Some movies like McCallum: Capital City (1989), Harry (1993), Karaoke (1996), The Vice (1999), Detective Chinatown (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Capital City (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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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: 80s, 90s
Place: london, england
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Harry (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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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: journalist, secretary, investigative journalism, journalism, photographer, british, newspaper article
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Place: northern england
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Karaoke (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 63 min.
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Style: serious, realistic
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Time: 90s
Place: europe, england, london
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The Vice (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 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 ...
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Detective Chinatown (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
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Story: Strange crimes occur in Thailand as the ranking for the world's best detective sees a shift. New detectives come into the picture to tackle three difficult cases.
Style: disturbing, tense, psychological, captivating, suspense
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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: serious, realistic, clever, touching, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 20th century, 19th century, 90s, edwardian era
Place: london, england, europe
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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: sentimental, touching, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, small town, nurse, workplace, love and romance, strong female presence, workplace situations, small town life, countryside, sister in law, british, factory ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sincere
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Duration: 54 min.
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Country: UK
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Queer as Folk (1999)
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Country: UK
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Country: UK
Duration: 44 min.
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Country: UK
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Our Mutual Friend (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 350 min.
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