Movies and TV shows like House Calls 1979

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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, medical drama
Plot: hospital, doctor, medical, surgeon, clumsy, patient, on off relationship, english, eyeglasses, latex gloves, surgical mask, medical mask, dental mask

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sitcom, humorous, captivating and realistic films and TV series with plots about hospital, doctor, medical, workplace, workplace situations, doctors and patients and nurse mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like House Calls: Nurses (1991), Surgical Spirit (1989), Young Nurses in Love (1987), Carol's Second Act (2019), 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
Audience: kids
Plot: girl, women, nurse, hospital, doctor, medical
Time: 90s
Place: miami, florida
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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: surgeon, hospital, workplace, neurotic woman, theater, surgery, gossip, british humour
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84%
Young Nurses in Love (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 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: erotic, sex comedy, parody
Plot: sex scene, making love, nurse, spy, doctor, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex spoof, hospital, medical, female nudity, dental mask, latex gloves ...
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77%
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, psychological, sincere, humorous ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, doctors and patients, mother daughter relationship, medicine, friendship, medical profession, workplace situations, health, cure, patient, female protagonist
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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, medical drama
Plot: emergency room, doctor, hospital, womanizer, police officer, female doctor, workplace, female boss, unrequited love, workaholic, medical, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois
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65%
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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, captivating, humorous, touching
Plot: doctor, husband wife relationship, medical profession, workplace situations, parents and children, friends, doctors and patients, career, responsibility, love and romance, workaholic, couple relations ...
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56%
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Quacks (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A raucous comedy set in Victorian London about four medical pioneers fighting to make a mark on the world.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, satirical, captivating, surreal
Plot: victorian england, satire, surgery, hospital, medicine, absurdism, surgeon, doctor, desire for fame, competitor, doctors, silly humor ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: london
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55%
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: touching, sentimental, captivating, sincere
Plot: medical, couple relations, friendship, hospital, doctors and patients, love and romance, coworker relationship, female doctor, doctor, workplace intrigue, romancing partners, workplace romance ...
Place: germany
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55%
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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, not serious, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: hospital, military, korean war veteran, society, lifestyle, buddies, partners, workplace, power relations, couples, friends, americana ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 50s
Place: missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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, family relations, medical profession, father, divorce, father son relationship, marital separation, flatmate, english, british humour
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51%
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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: sitcom, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: hospital, retirement home life, friendship, workplace situations, workplace, aging, doctors and patients, patient, dark humor, elderly, nurse, medical ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Delivery Man (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Matthew decides to leave his job and train to become a male midwife on a busy maternity ward. He is soon joined by best friend and former policeman friend Ian who joins as the hospital security guard.
Style: feel good, satirical, humorous, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: midwife, hospital, medical, teamwork, career change, physician, doctors, co worker co worker relationship, doctors and patients, social satire, coworker, workplace ...
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46%
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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, realistic, semi serious, sitcom, witty ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, obnoxious boss, health situation, medical student, workplace romance, medicine, boss and employee, doctors and patients, treatment, workplace problem, prank ...
Time: 21st century
Place: russia, europe
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42%
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Ultimatum (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 75 min.
Plot: nurse, doctor, musician, patient, surgeon, hospital
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41%
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, feel good, captivating, sitcom ...
Plot: veterinarian, hospital, pets, workplace, disorder, workplace situations, silly humor, satire, animal life, rules and policies, bird, monkey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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 patient relationship, doctor, car accident, ignorance, medical, lightning, landslide, hospital, struck by lightning, manager, emergency room, defibrillation ...
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40%
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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: professor, tv show, hospital
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, sentimental, realistic, dorama ...
Plot: medical, patient, doctor, friendship, hospital, medical profession, surgeon, job, coworker relationship, treatment, doctors and patients, best friends in love ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Becker (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 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, realistic, semi serious, cynical, clever ...
Plot: blind character, medical, doctors, doctor, blindness, love, disabled person, diner, friendship, doctors and patients, boss and employee, antisocial behavior ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: sitcom, not serious, sincere, feel good, absurd ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: workplace romance, stupidity, workplace situations, supportive friend, singleness, looking for love, thirtysomething life, career, flirting, doctor, social awkwardness, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, sitcom ...
Plot: hospital, satire, elderly, nurse, friends, doctors and patients, workplace situations, friendship, dealing with death, workplace, aging, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hospital, satire, workplace, treatment, doctors and patients, surgery, coworker, mishap, power relations, patient, workplace romance, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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34%
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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: husband wife relationship, redheaded woman
Place: los angeles, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Brady Brides (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Brady Brides is a spin-off sitcom of The Brady Bunch that aired on NBC from February 6, 1981 to April 17, 1981.
Style: sitcom
Plot: marriage, television flop, short lived
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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: bachelor, living with parents, bus driver, man child
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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: exciting, humorous, feel good, captivating, tense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: strong female lead, female doctor, medical, surgeon, hospital, female protagonist, doctor patient relationship, coworker relationship, relationship problems, saving a life, workaholic, working woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.9
 88
704 Hauser (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: 704 Hauser is an American sitcom that aired on CBS from April to May 1994. A spin-off of All in the Family, the series is built around the concept of a black family, the Cumberbatches, moving into the former Queens home of Archie Bunker years after ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: culture clash, conservative, generation gap, liberal, controversy, black family, television flop
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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It's Your Move (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: It's Your Move is an American sitcom starring Jason Bateman, Tricia Cast, Caren Kaye, Ernie Sabella, David Garrison, and Garrett Morris. The show originally aired on NBC from 1984 to 1985.
Style: sitcom, teen comedy
Plot: tv show, teen rebel, short lived
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Bill Cosby Show (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Bill Cosby Show is an American situation comedy that aired for two seasons on NBC's Sunday night schedule from 1969 until 1971, under the sponsorship of Procter & Gamble. There were 52 episodes made in the series. It marked Bill ...
Style: sitcom, vintage
Plot: teachers and students, teacher, high school, high school teacher, male protagonist, black
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, ironic, emotional, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: doctor, medical, small town, surgeon, physician, medicine, family relations, love and romance, workplace situations, workplace, fired from the job, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
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28%