Movies and TV shows like House Calls

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House Calls (1979)
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House Calls (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: House Calls is an American sitcom that lasted three seasons and 57 episodes, from December 17, 1979 to May 27, 1982, on CBS television, produced by Universal Television and based upon the 1978 feature film of the same name.
Style: sitcom
Plot: hospital, doctor, medical, patient, surgeon, clumsy, eyeglasses, on off relationship, english, latex gloves, surgical mask, medical mask, dental mask

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Most similar movies to House Calls

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sitcom, humorous, realistic and feel good films and TV series with plots about hospital, doctor, workplace, nurse, medical, doctors and patients and friendship mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like House Calls: Nurses (1991), Surgical Spirit (1989), Carol's Second Act (2019), Young Nurses in Love (1987), E/R (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Nurses (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Nurses is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from 1991 to 1994, developed and produced by Susan Harris as a spin-off of Empty Nest.
Style: sitcom
Plot: nurse, hospital, medical, doctor
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Surgical Spirit (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Surgical spirit is a British situation-comedy television series starring Nichola McAuliffe and Duncan Preston that was broadcast from 14 April 1989 through to 7 July 1995. It was written by Annie Bruce, Raymond Dixon, Graeme Garden, Peter Learmouth, ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: workplace, surgeon, hospital, neurotic woman, surgery, gossip, theater, british humour
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86%
Carol's Second Act (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: After raising her two children, getting divorced and retiring from teaching, Carol Chambers embarks on a unique second act: she’s going to become a doctor.
Style: sitcom, captivating, humorous, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, mother daughter relationship, medicine, workplace situations, medical profession, friendship, doctors and patients, health, cure, patient, female protagonist
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Young Nurses in Love (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Russian agents raid an American sperm bank in order to get the sperm of geniuses Thomas Edison and Albert Einstein to take back to Russia with them.
Style: sex comedy, parody
Plot: dental mask, nudity (full frontal - brief), spy, surgical mask, female nudity, medical mask, doctor, latex gloves, nurse, medical, hospital
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 7.2
 546
E/R (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: E/R is an American television sitcom that aired in 1984 and 1985. Developed from the long running play of the same name created and produced by the Organic Theater Company under the direction of Stuart Gordon and conceived by Dr. Ronald Berman, the ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: doctor, emergency room, hospital, employer employee relationship, brother brother relationship, death, womanizer, police officer, latex gloves, ladies man, caucasian, vietnam veteran ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.7
 4K
Dr. Ken (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Ken is a brilliant physician with no bedside manner. He is always trying to be a good doctor, as well as a good husband and dad to his two kids. However, these good intentions have a way of driving everyone crazy at both work and at home. ...
Style: sitcom, sincere, humorous, touching, captivating
Plot: doctor, husband wife relationship, medical profession, parents and children, friends, workplace situations, workaholic, workplace problem, friendship, love and romance, coworker, career ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Doctor's Diary (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
TV show
Story: Doctor’s Diary is a German-Austrian medical drama, that aired for three seasons from 2008 to 2011 on RTL in a coproduction with ORF. The focus of the series is the young doctor Margarete "Gretchen“ Haase, who wants to make a career in a ...
Style: sincere, touching, sentimental, captivating
Plot: medical, female doctor, doctor, couple relations, workplace intrigue, career, staff, romancing partners, workplace romance, workplace, doctors and patients, hospital ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Ropers (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Ropers is an American sitcom that ran from March 13, 1979 to May 22, 1980 on ABC. The series is a spin-off of Three's Company and based on the British sitcom George and Mildred. The series focused on middle-aged couple Stanley and Helen ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: redheaded woman, husband wife relationship
Place: southern california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 5.6
 566
After MASH (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: AfterMASH is an American situation comedy that aired on CBS from September 26, 1983, to December 11, 1984. A spin-off of the series M*A*S*H, the show takes place immediately following the end of the Korean War and chronicles the adventures of three ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, feel good, clever ...
Plot: hospital, partners, americana, workplace situations, couple relations, friendship, doctors and patients, buddies, lifestyle, society, couples, power relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1950s, 50s
Place: missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.8
 3K
Getting On (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in a geriatric extended care wing of a down-at-the-heels hospital, Getting On follows put-upon nurses, anxious doctors and administrators as they struggle with the darkly comic, brutally honest and quietly compassionate realities of caring for ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: hospital, friendship, workplace situations, patient, elderly, workplace, aging, dark humor, doctors and patients, retirement home life, nurse, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.9
 107
Don't Wait Up (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Two doctors, estranged from their spouses, become roommates...but they also happen to be father and son! Can they share an apartment without driving each other crazy? No, but they do it anyway.... Tom Latimer is a young and hard working general ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: doctor, family, parents, marital separation, english, medical profession, father son relationship, divorce, father, flatmate, family relations, british humour
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.8
 87
Payne (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Payne is an American television series, patterned after the British program Fawlty Towers. It starred American actor John Larroquette, who portrayed assistant district attorney Dan Fielding on the American television program Night Court. Larroquette ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: hotel, bellhop, husband wife relationship, hotel owner
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.6
 180
Lotsa Luck (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Lotsa Luck is an American sitcom that aired during the 1973-74 television season. The series stars Dom DeLuise as bachelor Stanley Belmont who lives with his bossy mother, his sister Olive and her unemployed husband, Arthur. Jack Knight stars as ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: living with parents, bachelor, bus driver, man child
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Animal Practice (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy centering on Dr. George Coleman, a top veterinarian with an impressive list of famous animal patients at the Crane Animal Hospital - a bustling New York City veterinary practice where it often seems as if the patients are running the place. ...
Style: humorous, light, sitcom, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: veterinarian, hospital, workplace, pets, disorder, workplace situations, wounded animal, silly humor, birds, rules and policies, animal life, bird ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.8
 1K
Dear John (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dear John is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from 1988 to 1992. The series was based on the British sitcom of the same name. Dear John was retitled Dear John USA when it was shown in the UK. During its four-season run, the series was bounced to ...
Style: sitcom, offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: support group, divorce, crumbling marriage, love and romance, down on your luck, looking for love, remarry, breakup, couples, friends
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.3
 15
Ultimatum (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 75 min.
Plot: hospital, musician, patient, nurse, doctor, surgeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Hospital Playlist (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
TV show
Story: Every day is extraordinary for five doctors and their patients inside a hospital, where birth, death and everything in between coexist.
Style: sincere, captivating, medical drama, realistic, sentimental
Plot: medical, patient, doctor, friendship, hospital, job, coworker relationship, treatment, doctors and patients, medical profession, backstage, divorced man ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.4
 2K
H (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: H is a French sitcom with seventy-one, 22-minute episodes. The series was created by Abd-el-Kader Aoun, Xavier Matthew and Éric Judor, and produced by Phillippe Berthe, Édouard Molinaro, Jean-Luc Moreau and Charles Némès. It ran from 24 October ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: hospital, tv show, professor
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Help!!! (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A trio of idealistic young doctors take on a corrupt, ineffective hospital management more interested in saving dollars than lives. Sub-plots crop up in the form of a love triangle, an electrical blackout, and a major car accident.
Plot: doctor, emergency room, latex gloves, medical, hospital, landslide, ignorance, manager, car accident, lightning, doctor patient relationship, surgical mask ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 12K
Becker (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Becker is a dedicated, outspoken and talented doctor with a gruff exterior. While he tends to offend those who try to get close to him, he is extremely dedicated to his medical practice in the Bronx, N.Y., where he always goes the extra mile to help ...
Style: sitcom, clever, witty, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: diner, doctor, workplace, battle of the sexes, antisocial behavior, everyday life, up and down relationship, nagging and grouching, blind character, dedication, friends, power relations ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.8
 294
Bagdad Cafe (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bagdad Cafe is an American television sitcom starring Whoopi Goldberg and Jean Stapleton. The series premiered March 30, 1990 on CBS. The show is based on the 1987 Percy Adlon film Bagdad Cafe.
Style: sitcom, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: desert, cafe, friends, strong female presence, misfit, best friends, hopes, introspection, redemption, friendship, restaurant, hotel ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.3
 2K
Cosby (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Cosby is an American situation comedy television series broadcast on CBS from September 16, 1996 to April 28, 2000, loosely based on the British sitcom One Foot in the Grave. The program stars Bill Cosby and Phylicia Rashād, who previously worked ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: elderly, indoor, retiring, couples, family relations, family, aging, lifestyle, family life, unemployment, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Mindy Project (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Obstetrician/gynecologist Mindy Lahiri tries to balance her personal and professional life, surrounded by quirky co-workers in a small medical practice in New York City.
Style: not serious, sitcom, sincere, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: workplace romance, workplace situations, supportive friend, singleness, looking for love, career, stupidity, thirtysomething life, social awkwardness, hospital, love and romance, flirting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 1K
Getting On (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Darkly comic series about life on a hospital ward and a nursing team who have to get on with the job despite challenges thrown up by the modern NHS.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: hospital, satire, elderly, nurse, workplace situations, doctors and patients, friendship, friends, retirement home life, dealing with death, getting along, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Childrens Hospital (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Childrens Hospital is a satirical American comedy television series and web series that lampoons the medical drama genre, created by and starring actor/comedian Rob Corddry. The series began on the web on TheWB.com with ten episodes, roughly five ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, odd, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hospital, satire, workplace, treatment, doctors and patients, surgery, mishap, power relations, workplace romance, workplace situations, coworker, patient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 3K
Interns (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Medical sitcom Ivan Okhlobystin about doctors who still do not know how to treat, but know how to make people laugh. The main characters of the sitcom - four interns. They always get into stupid situations, and their leader Dr. Bykov pleasure of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sitcom, realistic, witty ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, obnoxious boss, health situation, workplace romance, doctors and patients, medicine, boss and employee, silly humor, teasing, workplace problem, treatment ...
Time: 21st century
Place: russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Fleksnes fataliteter episode 1 (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: 1972 1. Physical Benefits - Fleksnes is perfectly aware that appearance means a lot in life. It can be a decisive factor when it comes to progress with ladies. But if your nose to Fleksnes not perfect, are there any solution? 2. Blood entity - ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: car, trapped, reunion, elevator, camping, apartment, alcohol, pursuit, brawl, blood transfusion, television, cabin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Doctor Doctor (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Hugh Knight, a rising heart surgeon who is gifted, charming and infallible. He is a hedonist who, due to his sheer talent, believes he can live outside the rules. His "work hard, play harder" philosophy is about to come back ...
Style: light, emotional, ironic, captivating, semi serious
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: doctor, medical, small town, surgeon, family relations, love and romance, society, quitting a job, fired from the job, hometown, dental mask, medical mask ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.8
 3K
Heartbeat (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the real life and achievements of Dr. Kathy Magliato, this unique character-driven medical drama follows Dr. Alex Panttiere, an outspoken world-renowned heart-transplant surgeon and one of the few women in her field. Stubborn and fearless, ...
Style: medical drama, humorous, exciting, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: strong female lead, female doctor, surgeon, medical, hospital, female protagonist, doctor patient relationship, relationship problems, working woman, workaholic, coworker relationship, saving a life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Private Benjamin (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Private Benjamin is an American sitcom based on the movie of the same name. The show aired on CBS from April 6, 1981, to January 10, 1983. Eileen Brennan, who reprised her role from the film, won an Emmy and Golden Globe Award for her work on the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic
Plot: military life, military, army life, nato, soldier, silly humor, strong female presence, boot camp, superior officer, fish out of water, comedy of errors, self discovery ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%