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, daring rescue, realism, firemen, heroic mission, workplace situations, race against time, forces of nature, danger, heroes, workplace, firefighter, hospital, medical profession, firefighting, rescue team, first aid, fire department, ambulance, doctor, fire, nurse, fire truck
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films and TV series with plots about workplace situations, danger, workplace, rescue, heroes, race against time and chases and races mostly in Drama, Action and Comedy genres. Some movies like Emergency!: Chicago Fire (2012), Lou Grant (1977), Trauma Center (1983), Baywatch (1989), SAF3 (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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
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95%
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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: serious, clever, realistic
Plot: journalism, media, newspaper office, workplace, workplace situations, publisher, newspaper editor, dog, reporter, newspaper
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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 ⇓
93%
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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, adventure, workplace, workplace romance, heroism, swimming, ocean, friendship, friendship between women, lifeguard ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, hawaii, honolulu hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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 456
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: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: lifeguard, daring rescue, adventure, hip hop, basic training, ocean or sea, rescue mission, fire brigade, rescue team, hijacking, danger, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, southern california
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72%
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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, rough, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swat, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, crime, workplace, crimes, danger, law enforcement, police investigation, workplace situations, chases and races, weapon system ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 8.4
 24K
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: dark humor, gloomy, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: rescue, fire department, danger, firefighter, urban, haunted by the past, firemen, life is a bitch, anti heroes, mentally unstable, dealing with death, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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: serious, realistic
Plot: paramedic, partners against crime, tragic hero, crime, firemen, fighting crime, police corruption, police investigation, crimes, danger, law enforcement, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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: serious, emotional, realistic, captivating, touching
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, lifesaver, surgical mask, medical mask, suit and tie, white coat, medical ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: race against time, adventure, save the day, chaos and mayhem, resort, forces of nature, chases and races, danger, escapades, chaos, heroes, evacuation ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: earthquake, survival, adventure, natural disaster, forces of nature, heroic mission, danger, escapades, government agency, race against time, save the day, workplace intrigue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, seattle, 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: serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, avalanche, snow, snowmobile, ski resort, ambulance, winter, daring rescue, survival, danger, save the day, trapped ...
Time: 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, race against time, airplane, adventure, save the day, danger, heroes, daring rescue, heroic mission, escapades, landing, airplane accident
Time: 80s
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: serious, feel good, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: rescue, redemption, good deed, billionaire, life turned upside down, danger, hopes, society, idealism, self discovery, haunted by the past, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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: serious, realistic, uplifting
Plot: addiction, going straight, recovery, hopes, life is a bitch, society, rescue, human nature, family life, family relations, power relations, belief ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: rescue, workplace situations, injury, fire department, firemen, danger, urban, workplace, firefighter, lifesaver
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: not serious, humorous, talky, realistic
Plot: workplace situations, workplace, dog walker, actress
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: friendship, gays and lesbians, lgbt, gender, friends, buddies, couple relations, sexual relations, couples, male nudity, friend, gay relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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LAX (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: LAX is a television drama set at the Los Angeles International Airport and draws its name from the airport's IATA airport code, "LAX". On May 17, 2004 NBC announced that they had picked up the pilot to series. This show was not ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: airport, workplace situations, ambition, airline, workplace, unlikely partners, interracial relations, workplace romance, partners, rivalry, power relations, workaholic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, best friends, romance, looking for love, lawyer, workplace situations, love and romance, couples, workplace, battle of the sexes, parents and children, workplace romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: government agency, secret agents, adventure, investigation, race against time, rescue, save the day, save the world, terrorism, forces of nature, heroic mission, political conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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, hostages, adventure, daring rescue, submarine, race against time, prison, save the day, survival, heroic mission, prison life, confined ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 2K
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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 5.5
 232
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: helicopter, heroes, law enforcement, based on movie, chases and races, crimes, danger, escapades, super weapon, police
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.6
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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: suspense, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: workplace situations, 911, ambulance, misadventure, chore, injury, freak accident, fire brigade, age difference, family relations, daring rescue, gays and lesbians ...
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 9K
George Lopez (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: George Lopez is an American sitcom starring comedian George Lopez. The show originally aired on ABC from March 27, 2002, to May 8, 2007.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: sitcom, mexican american, factory, factory worker, parents and children, family life, actor, family, suburban life, working class, workplace situations, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic, exciting
Plot: doctor, surgeon, hospital, race against time, doctors and patients, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, workplace romance, military hospital, intern, lifesaver ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, florida, usa, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: feel good, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: hospital, doctor, patient, nurse, doctors and patients, workplace situations, best friends in love, workplace, workplace romance, twentysomething life, love and romance, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, medical school, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 4K
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, heroes, secret agent, vice president, state affairs, heroic mission, politics, undercover
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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