Movies and TV shows like Emergency!

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Emergency! (1972)
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Emergency! (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Emergency! is an American television series that combines the medical drama and action-adventure genres. It was produced by Mark VII Limited and distributed by Universal Studios. It debuted as a midseason replacement on January 15, 1972, on NBC, replacing the two short-lived series The Partners and The Good Life, and ran until May 28, 1977, with six additional two-hour television films during the following two years. Emergency! was created and produced by Jack Webb and Robert A. Cinader, both of whom were also responsible for the police dramas Adam-12 and Dragnet.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: rescue, paramedic, firefighter, heroes, realism, danger, heroic mission, forces of nature, race against time, workplace, daring rescue, workplace situations, firemen, ambulance, doctor, fire, nurse, first aid, hospital, fire truck, medical profession, firefighting, rescue team, fire department
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa

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Most similar movies to Emergency!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films and TV series with plots about danger, workplace situations, rescue, workplace, heroes, race against time and adventure mostly in Drama, Action and Comedy genres. Some movies like Emergency!: Trauma Center (1983), Chicago Fire (2012), Lou Grant (1977), Baywatch (1989), SAF3 (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: hospital, rescue, workplace situations, doctors and patients, boss and employee, power relations, race against time, workplace, nurse, doctor, surgery, paramedic ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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95%
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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: tense, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, paramedic, rescue, fire department, characters in danger, life risking, responsibility, danger, teamwork, firemen, workplace problem, rookie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 7.3
 1K
Lou Grant (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Lou Grant is an American television drama series starring Ed Asner in the titular role as a newspaper editor. Unusual in American television, this drama series was a spinoff from a sitcom, The Mary Tyler Moore Show. Aired from 1977 to 1982, Lou ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic
Plot: journalism, media, workplace, workplace situations, newspaper office, newspaper editor, newspaper, reporter, dog, publisher
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.2
 22K
Baywatch (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Baywatch is an American action drama series about the Los Angeles County Lifeguards who patrol the beaches of Los Angeles County, California, starring David Hasselhoff. The show was canceled after its first season on NBC, but survived and later ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexual, captivating, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, rescue, workplace situations, ocean, workplace, workplace romance, adventure, heroism, swimming, friendship between women, friendship, lifeguard ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, hawaii, honolulu hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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SAF3 (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The series follows Southern California's elite rescue task force, SAF3 (pronouced "safe") , consists of the cream-of-the-crop from the sea, air, and fire divisions of the Malibu Fire Department. They are the heroes who answer the most ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: lifeguard, chases and races, daring rescue, danger, power relations, ocean or sea, hip hop, hijacking, race against time, escapades, adventure, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Rescue Me (2004)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Rescue Me revolves around the lives of the men in a New York City firehouse, the crew of 62 Truck. Examining the fraternal nature and relationships of firefighters, the series tackles the daily drama of the life-and-death situations associated with ...
Style: gloomy, psychological, offbeat, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: rescue, firefighter, danger, fire department, attack, haunted by the past, anti heroes, characters in danger, life is a bitch, hallucinations, dealing with death, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Third Watch (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The exploits of a group of men and women who serve the City of New York as police officers, firemen, and paramedics, all working the same fictional 55th precinct during the 3pm to 11pm shift - the 'Third Watch'.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: paramedic, life is a bitch, crimes, workplace intrigue, crime, partners against crime, workplace situations, police corruption, society, law enforcement, danger, tragic hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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S.W.A.T. (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: S.W.A.T. is an American action/crime drama series about the adventures of a Special Weapons And Tactics team operating in an unidentified California city. A spin-off of The Rookies, the series aired on ABC from February 1975 to April 1976. Like The ...
Style: serious, stylized, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swat, crimes, weapon system, crime, law enforcement, police investigation, danger, workplace, fighting crime, chases and races, tough law enforcer, workplace situations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Trapper John, M.D. (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Trapper John, M.D. is an American television medical drama and spin-off of the film MASH, concerning a lovable doctor who became a mentor and father figure in San Francisco, California. The show ran on CBS from September 23, 1979, to September 4, ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, captivating
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, workplace situations, lifesaver, power relations, workplace, latex gloves, medical, white coat, dental mask, nurse uniform ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Crash Landing: The Rescue of Flight 232 (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Authentic drama of United Airlines flight 232 from Denver to Chicago. The DC-10 crashed during an emergency landing at Sioux City Gateway Airport on July 19, 1989. 184 people survived, partly thanks to the ground rescue workers who had 40 minutes to ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, race against time, landing, heroes, airplane, danger, escapades, daring rescue, save the day, heroic mission, adventure, airplane accident
Time: 80s
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Volcano: Fire on the Mountain (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A USGS scientist attempts to convince his boss and the residents of Angel Falls, California that a nearby volcano is about to erupt.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: skiing, chaos, race against time, danger, evacuation, resort, heroes, forces of nature, save the day, chases and races, escapades, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Earthquake 10.5 (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: An earthquake reaching a 10.5 magnitude on the Richter scale, strikes the west coast of the U.S. and Canada. A large portion of land falls into the ocean, and the situation is worsened by aftershocks and tsunami.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: earthquake, race against time, government agency, heroes, heroic mission, danger, survival, workplace intrigue, save the day, forces of nature, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Avalanche (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The vacationers at a winter wonderland struggle to survive after an avalanche of snow crashes into their ski resort. Their holiday then turns into a game of survival.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: avalanche, rescue, snow, snowmobile, ski resort, ambulance, danger, survival, winter, forces of nature, daring rescue, save the day ...
Time: 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 825
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: exciting, realistic, emotional, suspenseful, serious
Plot: workplace, danger, firefighter, urban, workplace situations, lifesaver, rescue, injury, firemen, fire department
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: rescue, paramedic, doctor, hospital, workplace, partners, workplace situations, determination, responsibility, team, save the day, daring rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.5
 680
Killer Wave (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Suddenly the US east coast is hit by a type of natural disaster formerly reserved, except after a major earthquake, for the Pacific and Indian ocean rims: tidal waves of the destructive tsunami type. Scientist and fiction author John McAdams attends ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, adventure, secret agents, escapades, heroic mission, chases and races, state affairs, crimes, forces of nature, on the run, undercover, prodigy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.6
 13K
1/9/2001 (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Explore the high-pressure experiences of police officers, paramedics and firefighters who are thrust into the most frightening, shocking and heart-stopping situations. These emergency responders must try to balance saving those who are at their most ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: 911, ambulance, misadventure, workplace situations, fire brigade, chore, freak accident, injury, age difference, medicine, daring rescue, gays and lesbians ...
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Knocking on Doors (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Times are tough, and Louise Bice, a writer/actress/dog walker/contributor to an obscure dance blog, is forced to take a job that calls for a giant leap out of her comfort zone and into what lurks behind the closed doors of Los Angeles. Like ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, talky
Plot: workplace, workplace situations, actress, dog walker
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, touching, exciting, realistic
Plot: rescue, coast guard, heroic mission, workplace situations, adventure, love and romance, drowning, beach, heroes, workplace romance, workplace, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, british columbia, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 1K
The Rescue (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A team of Navy Seals are sent to destroy a disabled submarine so it will not fall into the "wrong" hands. They complete their mission, but are captured before they can return to their base. The U.S. Government will not mount a rescue ...
Style: serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, survival, hostages, confined, chases and races, save the day, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, daring rescue, danger, submarine ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Philanthropist (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Czech Republic, UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Philanthropist is an American action drama series that premiered on NBC on Wednesday, June 24, 2009. The program was a limited summer series, principally filmed in South Africa. It opened to strong ratings, but saw a drop in viewers in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, feel good
Plot: selflessness, society, rescue, haunted by the past, danger, self discovery, idealism, loss of child, redemption, treatment, life turned upside down, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Cleaner (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After hitting rock-bottom from his own addictions during the birth of his twins, William Banks strikes a tentative deal with God. In exchange for a second chance, he vows to kick his addictions and dedicate his life to helping others. Now, along ...
Style: realistic, uplifting, serious
Plot: addiction, rescue, family relations, hopes, life is a bitch, going straight, family life, belief, human nature, society, power relations, recovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Miss Match (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Miss Match is a 2003 American television series created by Jeff Rake and Darren Star and produced by Twentieth Century Fox, Darren Star Productions and Imagine Entertainment. It aired in the U.S. on NBC, Australia on Network Seven, Arena and FOX8, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: matchmaking, looking for love, couples, best friends, workplace, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, workplace romance, romance, parents and children, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Miami Medical (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Miami Medical is a medical drama television series created by Jeffrey Lieber. It follows the professional and private lives of a team of trauma surgeons. The series was produced by Jerry Bruckheimer Television and Warner Bros. Television. It ...
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: hospital, doctor, surgeon, workplace situations, power relations, rookie, intern, workaholic, race against time, military hospital, doctors and patients, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, florida, usa, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.8
 394
DTLA (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: DTLA is a gay-themed television series which premiered October 24, 2012. The series was created, and is co-produced and directed by Larry Kennar. It follows a group of friends in Downtown Los Angeles under the slogan: One City, Seven Lives / Old ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: friendship, gender, couple relations, sexual relations, gays and lesbians, couples, buddies, friends, lgbt, gay relationship, friend, gay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
10.5: Apocalypse (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 169 min.
Story: A jolted West Coast deals with the deadly aftereffects of a massive tremor in this sequel to the disaster drama 10.5. Concerned that a widening fault line may set off two nuclear reactors, seismologist Samantha Hill (Kim Delaney) contacts the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: earthquake, natural disaster, survival, heroic mission, adventure, chases and races, forces of nature, rescue, apocalypse, heroes, deadly, demolished city ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, maryland, washington d.c., south dakota ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
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Blue Thunder (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Blue Thunder is a 1984 ABC television series based on the movie of the same title featuring the Blue Thunder helicopter. The series uses the converted Aérospatiale Gazelle helicopter and large portions of stock footage from the 1983 film. A ground ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: helicopter, danger, crimes, escapades, chases and races, heroes, super weapon, law enforcement, based on movie, police
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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V.I.P. (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: V.I.P. is an American action/comedy-drama series starring Pamela Anderson. Created by J. F. Lawton, the series aired in syndication for four seasons from 1998 to 2002.
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, bodyguard, crimes, save the day, partners against crime, working undercover, boss and employee, undercover, amateur detective, private detective, workplace situations, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Agent X (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Hidden from the view of the public - and even from the President - there is a top secret agent who is trained and ready to serve, deployed only at the careful discretion of the Vice President.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, politics, state affairs, heroic mission, secret agents, heroes, vice president, secret agent
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Emily Owens M.D. (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Emily Owens, M.D. is an American medical drama television series created by Jennie Snyder Urman. It was picked up by The CW on May 11, 2012, It premiered on The CW on October 16, 2012, and aired on Tuesdays at 9:00 pm Eastern/8:00 pm Central. On ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, sentimental, feel good
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: hospital, nurse, patient, doctor, workplace, power relations, supportive coworker, doctors and patients, workplace situations, staff, surgery, student ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colorado, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%