Medical school movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant medical school movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, semi serious, psychological and humorous films and TV shows about / with medical school, doctor, medical student, power relations, hospital, doctors and patients, crimes, love and romance, school and college plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, Germany, India and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as medical school: Patch Adams (1998), Anatomy (2000), Getting In (1994), Panic in the tower (1990), All In (2006), 404: Error Not Found (2011), Pathology (2008), Flatliners (1990), The Final Patient (2005), Anatomy 2 (2003).

List of medical school movies

 6.8
 107K
Patch Adams (1998)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Meet Patch Adams, a doctor who doesn't look, act or think like any doctor you've met before. For Patch, humor is the best medicine, and he's willing to do just anything to make his patients laugh - even if it means risking his own ...
Style: inspirational, touching, uplifting, tragicomedy, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: human spirit, medical school, hospital, doctors and patients, medical profession, friendship, unconventional method, clinic, doctor, hopes, nursing, doctor patient relationship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1969, year 1971
Place: usa, virginia
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 6.1
 12K
Anatomy (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Medical student Paula Henning wins a place at an exclusive Heidelberg medical school. When the body of a young man she met on the train turns up on her dissection table, she begins to investigate the mysterious circumstances surrounding his death, ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, slasher, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: medical school, university, dissection, amateur detective, gory, woman in danger, serial killer, deadly, crimes, teenage life, professor, strong female character ...
Time: 90s
Place: germany, europe
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 5.6
 422
Getting In (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Gabriel Higgs has failed to get into Johns Hopkins to study medicine. He's sixth on a list of backup candidates, and must persuade the five people ahead of him to drop out. Gabriel has a family tradition to live up to. Things don't go to ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, medical school, satire, college, frame up, youth, crimes, amateur detective, dishonesty, deadly, contests and competitions, disorder ...
Time: 90s
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Panic in the tower (1990)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A murderous baboon escapes from a laboratory and roams the research building, and begins to kill some teenagers who are also in the building playing a Dungeons-and-Dragons type game.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, cult film ...
Plot: baboon, laboratory, medical school, danger, deadly, mutant, isolation, experiment gone awry, captivity, animal horror, animal attack, scientist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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 3.7
 1K
All In (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Six medical students with unique talents pool their resources to win the World Series of Poker.
Style: psychological, realistic, captivating, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: gambling, poker, medical school, doctor, rivalry, follow your dream, contests and competitions, underdog, ego clash, college, ambition, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, texas
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404: Error Not Found (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A brilliant student starts hallucinating after moving into a room that was occupied by another who committed suicide.
Style: bleak, psychological, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, diary, medical school, mystery, split personality, haunted by the past, college life, deadly, dealing with death, suicide, college ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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 6.0
 31K
Pathology (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Medical student Ted Grey graduates at the top of his class and quickly joins an elite pathology program, whose top students invite him into their circle. There he uncovers a gruesome secret: They play a game in which one tries to commit the perfect, ...
Style: twists and turns, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, rough ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: murder, medical school, psychopath, perfect crime, hospital, crime, crimes, danger, doctors and patients, intern, forensics, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.6
 81K
Flatliners (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Five medical students want to find out if there is life after death. They plan to stop one of their hearts for a few seconds, thus simulating death, and then bring the person back to life. A science fiction thriller from the early 1990's with a ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, surreal ...
Plot: medical student, afterlife, experiment gone awry, suicide, nightmare, hallucination, medical school, supernatural, deadly, supernatural ability, hallucinations, obsession ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s, future
Place: chicago illinois
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The Final Patient (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When retired physician Daniel Green (Bill Cobbs, Night at the Museum) lifts a 5-ton farm tractor off a boy trapped beneath, the enigma of his supernatural strength piques the curiosity of two med students passing through town. Visiting the old ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, addiction, small town, mystery, experiment gone awry, medical school, isolation, confined, life is a bitch, superhuman powers, danger, old age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.1
 4K
Anatomy 2 (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The doctor and soccer player in the leisure time Jo Hauser decides to move to Berlin and be an intern in a famous clinic, expecting to increase his knowledge and expertize, and help his handicap brother Willi Hauser. He joins a secret fraternity of ...
Style: serious, slasher, scary, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: anatomy, hospital, medical, serial killer, medical school, investigation, deadly, crimes, intern, surgery, doctor, scalpel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
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Middle of Nowhere (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When her husband is sentenced to eight years in prison, Ruby drops out of medical school in order to focus on her husband's well-being while he's incarcerated - leading her on a journey of self-discovery in the process.
Style: captivating, emotional, serious, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: prison, introspection, family problems, self discovery, human nature, supportive spouse, medical school, family in crisis, hopes, love, profanity, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
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 5.1
 362
Friends (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Meet Chloe and Owen: best buds since their sandbox days. Now, in med school as they attempt to balance the weight of their studies, his job, her band, their parents, their friends (their sanity), they find little time for relationships...but lots of ...
Style: sexy, witty, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, couple relations, friends, couples, love and romance, romance, lifestyle, fall in love, medical school, sexual content, singleness, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Kisses for Everyone (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Three students are sent by their families to Cadiz in 1965, his last chance to pass and become what is expected of them. The appearance of some dancers disrupts their commitments: boys lose the course and girls, their work. But together they learn ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, sexual ...
Plot: looking for love, dancer's life, youth, romance, friendship, medical school, pregnancy, cabaret, love and romance, prostitute, coming of age, school ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, spain
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 7.1
 533
Morning Dew (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ethiopia, Germany, France
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The Ethiopian intellectual Anberber returns to his native country during the repressive totalitarian regime of Haile Mariam Mengistu and the recognition of his own displacement and powerlessness at the dissolution of his people's humanity and ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: friendship, village, revolution, haunted by the past, idealism, political unrest, society, rebellion, state affairs, medical school, rich and poor, socialist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: ethiopia, africa, europe, germany, west germany ...
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Melrose Place (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In an elegant Spanish-style apartment building in the trendy Melrose neighborhood of Los Angeles, a diverse group of 20-somethings have formed a close-knit surrogate family. However, when a bloody body is found floating in the courtyard pool, the ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: murder, lifestyle, crimes, dishonesty, betrayal, neighbor, medical school, deadly, manipulation, secret, deception, hollywood ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, beverly hills
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 6.8
 3K
Vital (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Hiroshi wakes up in a hospital room and realizes that he was in a serious car accident that caused the death of his girlfriend, Ryoko, as well as the loss of his memory. While trying to regain his memory, one of the first clues that Hiroshi finds ...
Style: disturbing, emotional, psychological, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: obsession, haunted by the past, deadly, memory loss, love triangle, medical school, crimes, medical student, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dream, autopsy, dissection ...
Time: contemporary
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Northern Exposure (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After receiving a scholarship from the state, a recent Columbia University medical school graduate is required to set up his practice in an eccentric Alaskan town.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching, feel good ...
Plot: fish out of water, small town life, opposites attract, small town, cold weather, love and romance, couple relations, human nature, doctors and patients, misfit, graduation, medical school ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: alaska, usa
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 5.9
 2K
Coma (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: A young medical student discovers that something sinister is going on in her hospital after routine procedures send more than a few seemingly healthy patients into comas on the operating table. Remake of Coma 1978.
Style: tense, serious, atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: medical student, hospital, uncover truth, workplace, mystery, woman in danger, doctors and patients, medical school, death, dishonesty, conspiracy, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Promising Young Woman (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young woman haunted by a tragedy in her past takes revenge on the predatory men unlucky enough to cross her path.
Style: realistic, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: sexual predator, violence, rapist, pediatrician, medical school, crimes, track down, brutality, coffee shop, revenge, psychopath, childhood friend ...
Place: ohio, new york
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Emily Owens M.D. (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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: sentimental, serious, medical drama, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace, workplace romance, love and romance, medical, lifestyle, intern, workplace situations, doctors and patients, treatment, surgery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa
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Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: A gangster sets out to fulfill his father's dream of becoming a doctor.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic, serious ...
Plot: hospital, mistaken identity, bollywood, starting over, impersonating, lifestyle, disorder, pretense, parents and children, dishonesty, ambition, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, mumbai india
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 4.6
 1K
Bad Medicine (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jeff Marx wants to study medicine and become a physician. However, his grades are far from enough to get him into an American medical school. But then he gets a chance to study medicine abroad in a small Latin American dictatorship governed by the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: medical school, doctors and patients, college life, school, love affair, forgery, rescue, crimes, society, love and romance, youth, romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america
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 6.0
 288
Century (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Turn-of-the-century love story centered around a young doctor and the emergence of modern science.
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, uplifting, emotional ...
Plot: medical school, protege, science, morality, doctor, romance, love affair, doctors and patients, workplace situations, heroic mission, power relations, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, turn of the century, 19th century, 1890s
Place: london, england, europe, scotland
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Stonehearst Asylum (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A Harvard Medical School graduate takes a position at a mental institution and soon becomes obsessed with a female mental patient, but he has no idea of a recent and horrifying staffing change.
Style: twist ending, twists and turns, gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, mental patient, insanity, psychiatrist, twists & turns, doctors and patients, plot twist, happy ending, uncover truth, doctors, escape ...
Time: 19th century, year 1900, 1800s
Place: england, usa, tuscany, london
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Fighting for Life (2008)
Genre: Documentary, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fighting for Life is a very different movie about war and medicine, a real-life "M*A*S*H" for our times about the doctors and nurses fighting on the front lines. The film interweaves stories of military doctors, nurses, and medics who are ...
Style: thought provoking, uplifting, serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: soldier, wartime life, survival, military life, state affairs, society, danger, life is a bitch, battles, doctors and patients, homecoming, military ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iraq, washington d.c., middle east
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Humboldt County (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Peter is a medical student about to graduate and begin his residency. When his professor fails him, he winds up in bed with an actress and singer named Bogart rolling through Los Angeles. He accompanies her to the redwoods of northern California, ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: weed, family relations, fish out of water, medical student, self discovery, human nature, eccentric family, disorder, wilderness, hippie, medical school, pursuit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, northern california, new jersey
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 5.0
 8K
Unrest (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young pathology med student suspects that the spirit of a dead cadaver in the hospital morgue where she works is killing off all those who handle or desecrate the body.
Style: scary, psychological, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: hospital, murder, ghost, supernatural, medical student, haunted by the past, gory, deadly, medical school, self mutilation, insanity, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary
Place: brazil
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Living with Fran (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: sitcom, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: lifestyle, eccentric family, couples, living with parents, couple relations, parents and children, fall in love, teenage life, youth, college dropout, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, medical school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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A Raisin in the Sun (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Walter Lee Younger is a young man struggling with his station in life. Sharing a tiny apartment with his wife, son, sister and mother, he seems like an imprisoned man. Until, that is, the family gets an unexpected financial windfall...
Style: touching, thought provoking, serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: racism, working class, family relations, medical school, neighborhood, apartment, urban setting, housewife, racial tension, racial prejudice, racial segregation, family problems ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, africa, nigeria
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Gross Anatomy (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Joe Slovak is a brilliant first-year med student whose casual, nonconforming approach to life gets tested when he enrolls in Gross Anatomy, the toughest course in med school.
Style: humorous, talky, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: medical school, school, romance, couples, lifestyle, youth, hopes, society, love and romance, coming of age, opposites attract, misfit ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, california
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