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The Smoke (2014)
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The Smoke (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 44 min.
Story: An experienced fire fighter is badly injured and spends almost a year recovering at home. Now he returns to work, but is he as emotionally and physically sound as he thinks he is?
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: rescue, workplace situations, injury, fire department, firemen, danger, urban, workplace, firefighter, lifesaver
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and captivating films and TV series with plots about workplace, workplace situations, power relations, hospital, doctors and patients, doctor and danger mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like The Smoke: Frankie (2013), Trauma (2009), Ordinary Lies (2015), Doctors (2000), The Guard (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Frankie (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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: serious, touching, realistic, sincere
Plot: hospital, workplace situations, workplace, redemption, hopes, supportive coworker, nurse, british, female protagonist, patient, paraplegic
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england
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95%
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Trauma (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When emergencies occur, the trauma team from San Francisco City Hospital is first on the scene, traveling by land, by sea or by air to reach their victims in time. From the heights of the city's Transamerica Pyramid to the depths of the San ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: rescue, paramedic, hospital, injury, doctor, daring rescue, workplace, danger, race against time, save the day, workplace situations, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa
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94%
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Ordinary Lies (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Exploring what happens when a bunch of white lies spiral out of control and the effect it has on an ordinary group of colleagues and friends.
Style: serious, witty, realistic, captivating
Plot: workplace, boss, human nature, workplace situations, car salesman, dishonesty, power relations, crumbling marriage, boss and employee, couples, family problems, disorder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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90%
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Doctors (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Set in the fictional Midlands town of Letherbridge, defined as being close to the city of Birmingham, this soap opera follows the staff and families of a doctor's surgery.
Style: serious, emotional, captivating, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: doctor, couple relations, clinic, doctors and patients, hospital, workplace situations, workplace, couples, power relations, boss and employee, love affair, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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The Guard (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Guard is a Canadian drama television series portraying the life of the Canadian Coast Guard along the British Columbia Coast. Filming takes place in Squamish, British Columbia with Howe Sound standing in for the fictional Port Hallet and a real ...
Style: serious, exciting, touching, realistic
Plot: rescue, coast guard, beach, workplace situations, lifeboat, rescue team, adventure, danger, ocean or sea, heroes, workplace, workplace romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, pacific ocean, british columbia
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83%
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Babylon (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: London's police force is in need of a public image revamp. And Chief Constable Richard Miller has found just the woman to do it...American visionary from the world of new media Liz Garvey, sets out to revolutionise the force's PR ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, realistic
Plot: fighting crime, police station, crimes, police, public relations, law enforcement, workplace situations, workplace, honest law enforcer, incompetent police, sniper
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Monroe (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Monroe is a British medical drama television series created and written by Peter Bowker and produced by Mammoth Screen for the ITV network. The series follows a neurosurgeon named Gabriel Monroe, played by James Nesbitt. The six-part series was ...
Style: talky, serious, emotional, witty, dark humor ...
Plot: hospital, verbal byplay, doctors and patients, workplace situations, neurosurgeon, doctor, workplace, power relations, human nature, boss and employee, parents and children, breakup ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Leaving (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The forbidden love between a middle-aged family woman and a callow youth working in the same hotel.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: extramarital affair, older woman younger man relationship, hotel, age difference, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life, cheating, coworker relationship, workplace situations, family relations, workplace, living with parents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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The Syndicate (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A drama exploring how winning the lottery transforms the lives of ordinary people.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: store, workplace, life turned upside down, realism, working class, convenience store, supermarket, workplace situations, society, family relations, disorder, lottery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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The Body Farm (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Story: Dr Eve Lockhart is one of Britain's leading forensic pathologists and runs a state-of-the-art forensic research facility called The Body Farm with her business partner Mike Phillips. Theirs is the only facility in the country using real human ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crime, crimes, law enforcement, murder investigation, police investigation, workplace situations, workplace, right hand man, forensics, police detective
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Hamburg Dockland (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Shows the interaction between Hamburg police officers and paramedics.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Plot: crimes, law enforcement, police, doctors and patients, workplace situations, danger, workplace, rescue, partners, power relations, scolding, policeman uniform ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Monday Mornings (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Monday Mornings was an American medical drama television series that ran on TNT from February 4 to April 8, 2013 and aired Mondays after Dallas. It is based on a novel of the same name by Sanjay Gupta. In May 2012, TNT placed a ten-episode order for ...
Style: sincere, serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: hospital, doctor, nurse, surgery, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, chief of staff, workaholic, intern, supportive coworker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Prisoners' Wives (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Behind every prisoner, there's a wife, girlfriend or mother doing time on the outside. For some it's a nightmare, for others a liberation. Prisoners' Wives - it's time to tell their stories.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: prison, couples, couple relations, parents and children, crimes, family relations, social relations, coping, housewife
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Chicago Fire (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: An edge-of-your-seat view into the lives of everyday heroes committed to one of America's noblest professions. For the firefighters, rescue squad and paramedics of Chicago Firehouse 51, no occupation is more stressful or dangerous, yet so ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, rescue, fire department, paramedic, danger, life risking, responsibility, teamwork, characters in danger, workplace problem, crime investigation, chief ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Where the Heart Is (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, captivating
Plot: small town, nurse, small town life, family relations, workplace situations, love and romance, workplace, factory, british, husband wife relationship, sister in law
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s ...
Place: yorkshire, england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Interceptor (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A gripping eight-part series about a state-of-the-art law enforcement team whose unswerving mission is to hunt down some of Britain’s most dangerous criminals. The Interceptor delves into the adventures of a dedicated surveillance team known as ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, tense
Plot: fighting crime, crime, crimes, surveillance, criminal, law enforcement, undercover, master criminal, partners against crime, police investigation, partners, wiretap
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Holby City (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Drama series about life on the wards of Holby City Hospital, following the highs and lows of the staff and patients.
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace romance, workplace intrigue, intern, cure, rivalry, surgery, nurse, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Arctic Air (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Arctic Air is about a Yellowknife-based maverick airline and the unconventional family who runs it. The owners are Mel Ivarson, an old school bush pilot; Krista Ivarson, Mel's daughter; and Bobby Martin, the son of Ivarson's deceased ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: arctic, adventure, family business, homecoming, airline, pilot, family relations, rescue, parents and children, eccentric family, forces of nature, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 7.5
 579
Spin (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
Story: The President of the French Republic, visiting Saint-Etienne in the Loire, in a striking plant dies, victim of a bomb attack. The political world is agitated: early presidential elections to be held within the next thirty-five days. There is no ...
Style: clever, serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: head of state, blind ambition, political intrigue, campaign, politics, state affairs, rise to the top, workplace situations, ambition, media, rivalry, workplace
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Made in Jersey (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A young working-class woman who uses her street smarts to compete among her pedigreed Manhattan colleagues at a prestigious New York law firm.
Style: serious, captivating, talky, realistic
Plot: law firm, workplace situations, legal, lawyer, urban, workplace, ambition, unsupportive coworkers, lawsuit, jury, italian american
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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55%
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Three Rivers (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Three Rivers is an American television medical drama that debuted on CBS on October 4, 2009, starring Alex O'Loughlin in the role of an infamous transplant surgeon in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. On November 30, 2009, after just eight episodes of ...
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: doctor, moral dilemma, dealing with death, doctors and patients, workplace situations, race against time, human nature, hospital, transplant, power relations, change of heart, surgery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Clutch (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Story: Tough, street smart, and resourceful pickpocket Kylie is forced to take care of herself after her boyfriend Matt finds himself in deep trouble with a gang of vicious mobsters he owes a huge sum of money to.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: crime, criminal heroes, on the run, woman in danger, life turned upside down, chases and races, crimes, danger, disorder, gangsters, betrayal, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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51%
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Silk (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Silk is a British television drama series produced by the BBC and first shown in 2011. Written by Peter Moffat, the series follows a set of barristers, and what they do to attain the rank of Queen's Counsel, known as "taking silk."
Style: clever, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer, courtroom, uninhibited rivalry, workplace intrigue, courtroom drama, ambition, legal, rivalry, workplace, blind ambition, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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War Book (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a contemporary Commons briefing room, a government minister and several aids enact the ‘war book’ exercise: a protocol written in the 1950s which is periodically played out to test post-nuclear scenarios. Low-budget but high-concept, War Book ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: apocalypse, politics, danger, state affairs, chaos, control room, international crisis, terrorism, end of the world, war game, nuclear war, member of parliament ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, india, mumbai india, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Tsunami: The Aftermath (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 186 min.
Story: Inspired by true accounts, this HBO miniseries focuses on a group of fictional characters caught up in the harrowing aftermath of the tsunami that devastated the coast of Thailand two years ago.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: survival, sea disaster, tsunami, adventure, natural disaster, danger, village, escapades, journalism, forces of nature, village life, society
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Casualty (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Casualty, stylised as CASUAL+Y, is a British medical drama television series that airs weekly on BBC One, and the longest-running emergency medical drama television series in the world. Created by Jeremy Brock and Paul Unwin, it was first broadcast ...
Style: captivating, serious, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace romance, love and romance, workplace intrigue, intern, medicine, children, doctor patient relationship, nurse ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 90s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 108
One Bad Choice (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: How one bad decision can change where your life goes.
Style: serious, twists and turns, emotional, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: life turned upside down, teenager, juvenile delinquent, unlikely criminals, redemption, reenactment, haunted by the past, crimes, hopes
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Strong Medicine (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The lives of staff in the womens' health clinic of a fictitious hospital in Philadelphia.
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic, sincere
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, reluctant partners, doctors and patients, social class, clinic, social differences, workplace situations, urban, gender, partners, society, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The House of Eliott (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The House of Eliott is a British television series produced and broadcast by the BBC in three series between 1991 and 1994. The series starred Stella Gonet and Louise Lombard as two sisters in 1920s London who establish a dressmaking business and ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: fashion, family relations, workplace situations, lifestyle, society, photographer, workplace, rise to the top, notoriety, siblings relations, ambition, social relations ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Trauma Center (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Plot: hospital, rescue, doctors and patients, workplace, power relations, race against time, boss and employee, workplace situations, surgery, doctor, nurse, paramedic ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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