Health situation movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant health situation movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, thought provoking, weird and emotional films and TV shows about / with health situation, hospital, doctor, death, mentor, dialogue, family relations, friendship, life philosophy and love plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, Spain, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as health situation: The Fault in Our Stars (2014), Awake (2007), The Red Band Society (2011), Interns (2010), Million Dollar Baby (2004), Ray Donovan (2013), The Trap (2007), Reprise (2006), Lorenzo's Oil (1992), The Death of Mr. Lazarescu (2005).

List of health situation movies

The Fault in Our Stars (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a patient named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support ...
Style: touching, emotional, romantic, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: cancer, teenager, terminal illness, first love, dealing with death, fall in love, friendship, coping, adolescence, love and romance, teenage love, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, amsterdam, indiana
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 6.5
 76K
Awake (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: While undergoing heart surgery, a man experiences a phenomenon called ‘anesthetic awareness’, which leaves him awake but paralyzed throughout the operation. As various obstacles present themselves, his wife must make life-altering decisions ...
Style: psychological, twist ending, suspense, disturbing, intense ...
Plot: hospital, betrayal, twists and turns, uncover truth, surgery, surgical operation, doctors and patients, health situation, dishonesty, fiance fiancee relationship, heart transplant, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york
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The Red Band Society (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Polseres vermelles and Pulseras Rojas in Spanish, is a Catalan television show. The first season aired on TV3 in 2011, with a second season planned for 2013. The show was created by Albert Espinosa and draws on his childhood experiences as a ...
Style: serious, touching, humorous, rough, realistic ...
Plot: cancer, fighting illness, overcoming, terminal illness, illness, teenage life, youth, child cancer, anorexia, patient, everyday life, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
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 7.2
 3K
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, semi serious, realistic, sitcom, witty ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, obnoxious boss, health situation, medicine, silly humor, workplace, prank, intern, workplace problem, treatment, teasing ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, russia
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Million Dollar Baby (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Despondent over a painful estrangement from his daughter, trainer Frankie Dunn isn't prepared for boxer Maggie Fitzgerald to enter his life. But Maggie's determined to go pro and to convince Dunn and his cohort to help her.
Style: emotional, sad, touching, depressing, harsh ...
Audience: kids, girls' night
Plot: boxing, sport, determination, euthanasia, female boxer, mentor protege relationship, underdog, human spirit, female athlete, athlete's life, strong female lead, boxing trainer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, europe, london, las vegas ...
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 8.3
 87K
Ray Donovan (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the sprawling mecca of the rich and famous, Ray Donovan does the dirty work for LA's top power players, and makes their problems disappear. His father's unexpected release from prison sets off a chain of events that shakes the ...
Style: captivating, serious, clever, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hollywood, identity crisis, family secret, power relations, teamwork, blackmail, relatives, family feud, family problems, expert, crimes, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.
Style: touching, philosophical, atmospheric, dramatic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: aging, true love, life & death, life philosophy, child as adult, love and romance, existentialism, destiny, tragic love, impossible love, puzzle, journey ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s ...
Place: new orleans, usa, pearl harbor, new york, france ...
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 7.8
 10K
The Trap (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Serbia, Germany, Hungary
Duration: 106 min.
Story: "THE TRAP" is a modern film noir reflecting the true face of Serbian (Eastern European) 'society in transition.' It's a story that could happen to you. It is a film about an ordinary man, who is forced to choose between life ...
Style: neo noir, psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: desert, heart disease, sick child, hospital, terminal illness, married couple, health situation, oppression, mysterious character, wartime life, husband wife relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: eastern europe, serbia, europe, former yugoslavia
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 13K
Reprise (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two competitive friends, fueled by literary aspirations and youthful exuberance, endure the pangs of love, depression and burgeoning careers.
Style: depressing, melancholic, captivating, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, depression, self discovery, cathartic, suicide attempt, love triangle, ambition, follow your dream, rise and fall, writers, nervous breakdown, health situation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, hawaii, scandinavia, norway, oslo norway
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 7.3
 23K
Lorenzo's Oil (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Lorenzo Odone was a normal child until the age of 7. After then, strange things began to happen to him: he would have blackouts, memory lapses, and other strange mental phemonenons. He is eventually diagnosed as suffering from ALD: an extremely rare ...
Style: emotional, sincere, touching, melancholic, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: terminal illness, human spirit, against the odds, family relations, life is a bitch, disability, courage, cure, boy, hopes, research, parent child relationship ...
Time: 20th century, year 1983, year 1986, year 1984, 80s
Place: washington d.c., rome italy, italy, england, london ...
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The Death of Mr. Lazarescu (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Mr. Lazarescu (Ion Fiscuteanu) is a retired Romanian engineer, spending his time in the company of his cats and booze. When he starts feeling unusually ill, he first seeks painkillers from his neighbors. It soon becomes apparent that Lazarescu is ...
Style: bleak, sincere, realistic, meditative, sad ...
Plot: hospital, paramedic, doctors and patients, character study, ambulance, nurse, self discovery, medical, surgery, paralysis, terminal illness, fighting illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania, canada, eastern europe, europe, bucharest ...
Is relevant ?
 7.8
 6K
Chasing Life (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: April is a smart aspiring journalist in her 20s who tries to balance her ambitious career with her family, which includes her widowed mom, rebellious little sister, and her grandmother. We meet April at a pivotal moment in her life: she's ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sincere, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: journalist, cancer, dying, lesbian, family relations, boss and employee, life turned upside down, fighting illness, coping, life is a bitch, love and romance, workplace romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, boston, massachusetts
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A Young Doctor's Notebook (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: A young doctor who has graduated at the top of his class from the Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry is thrust out into an isolated and impoverished country side as the village's only doctor. As he learns to adapt to his new ...
Style: realistic, clever, sitcom, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: drug addict, dark humor, doctors and patients, hospital, doctor, self destructing, morphine, diary, medical, society, doubts and hesitations, health situation ...
Time: 1910s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: russia, europe, ussr
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 21K
Royal Pains (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A young E.R. doctor who, after being wrongly blamed for a patient's death, moves to the Hamptons and becomes the reluctant "doctor for hire" to the rich and famous. When the attractive administrator of the local hospital asks him to ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Plot: doctors, doctor, doctors and patients, family relations, physician, high society, starting over, rich, medical, millionaire, career, health situation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, long island
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 238K
21 Grams (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: This is the story of three gentle persons: Paul Rivers an ailing mathematician lovelessly married to an English émigré, Christina Peck, an upper-middle-class suburban housewife, happily married and mother of two little girls, and Jack Jordan, an ...
Style: mind bending, emotional, gloomy, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: life is a bitch, guilt, drugs, drug addiction, multiple storylines, grief, mathematician, tragedy, hit and run, faith, surgery, accident ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new mexico
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 12K
One Week (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ben Tyler (Joshua Jackson) has been diagnosed with cancer. With a grim chance of survival in the best case scenario even if he immediately begins treatment, he instead decides to take a motorcycle trip from Toronto through the Canadian prairies to ...
Style: road movie, realistic, sexy, bad ending, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: motorcycle, self discovery, road trip, travel, terminal illness, cancer, on the road, solitude, depression, love story, coming of age, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, pacific ocean, british columbia, toronto ontario canada
Is relevant ?
 7.9
 4K
Huff (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Huff is an American television comedy-drama series produced by Sony Pictures Television for Showtime. The series was created by Bob Lowry and features Hank Azaria as Dr. Craig "Huff" Huffstodt, a psychiatrist whose life changes abruptly ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: psychiatrist, dysfunctional family, direction and purpose, self fulfillment, mental disorder, family relations, family problems, disorder, fighting illness, sanity, life changing experience, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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My Life Without Me (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A Pedro Almodovar production in which a fatally ill mother with only two months to live creates a list of things she wants to do before she dies with out telling her family of her illness.
Style: sad, romantic, philosophical, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, secret love, cancer, love and romance, death, dealing with death, parents and children, infidelity, hospital, relationships, life & death, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When megalomaniacal White Goodman, the owner of a trendy, high-end fitness center, makes a move to take over the struggling local gym run by happy-go-lucky Pete La Fleur, there's only one way for La Fleur to fight back: dodgeball. Aided by a ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, underdog, coach, competition, dumb, pirate, against the odds, redemption, rivalry, contests and competitions, tournament, gym ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada, california, los angeles
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Don't Ever Wipe Tears Without Gloves (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Finland, Norway
Duration: 174 min.
TV show
Story: When Rasmus gets of the train at the Central Station in Stockholm in September 1982 he leaves the little city of Koppom behind, to never go back. Young and beautiful he throws himself out in the gay Stockholm. Benjamin is a Jehova'’s ...
Style: serious, touching, thought provoking, realistic, depressing ...
Plot: aids, lgbt, gay, gay slur, hiv, fall in love, terminal illness, family disapproval, belief, acceptance, society, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 305K
Contagion (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: United Arab Emirates, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: As an epidemic of a lethal airborne virus - that kills within days - rapidly grows, the worldwide medical community races to find a cure and control the panic that spreads faster than the virus itself.
Style: suspense, apocalyptic, suspenseful, thought provoking, bleak ...
Plot: epidemic, virus, pandemic, survival, quarantine, infected, infection, deadly virus, natural disaster, disease, doctors, disaster ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 70s
Place: hong kong, california, san francisco, minnesota, asia ...
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 122K
The Crazies (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Four friends find themselves trapped in their small hometown after they discover their friends and neighbors going quickly and horrifically insane.
Style: scary, tense, suspense, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: infected, epidemic, insanity, survival, quarantine, deadly virus, chaos and mayhem, plague, virus, bio weapon, infection, small town ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, iowa, kansas
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 47K
Che: Part One (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The Argentine, begins as Che and a band of Cuban exiles (led by Fidel Castro) reach the Cuban shore from Mexico in 1956. Within two years, they mobilized popular support and an army and toppled the U.S.-friendly regime of dictator Fulgencio Batista.
Style: political, thought provoking, intense, talky, sincere ...
Plot: revolution, cuban revolution, communism, idealism, dictatorship, violence, execution, political unrest, fighting the system, state affairs, leadership, freedom ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, year 1957, year 1958
Place: cuba, latin america, new york, mexico city
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 7.3
 243K
The Descendants (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: With his wife Elizabeth on life support after a boating accident, Hawaiian land baron, Matt King takes his daughters on a trip from Oahu to Kauai to confront the young real estate broker, who was having an affair with Elizabeth before her misfortune.
Style: touching, thought provoking, depressing, emotional, sad ...
Plot: infidelity, father daughter relationship, dysfunctional family, teenage daughter, dying mother, marriage, family, family relations, cheating wife, bittersweet, greed, parenthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: hawaii, usa, california
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 7.4
 91K
Biutiful (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 148 min.
Story: This is a story of a man in free fall. On the road to redemption, darkness lights his way. Connected with the afterlife, Uxbal is a tragic hero and father of two who's sensing the danger of death. He struggles with a tainted reality and a fate ...
Style: bleak, depressing, sad, gloomy, visually appealing ...
Plot: single father, redemption, terminal illness, death, parenthood, immigrants, family relations, suffering, life is a bitch, cancer, reconciliation, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: barcelona, spain, senegal, mexico
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 2K
Nurses (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Follow five young nurses working on the frontlines of a busy hospital in downtown Toronto, dedicating their lives to helping others, while struggling to help themselves.
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, captivating, medical drama
Plot: medical, doctors and patients, hospital, doctor, nurse, relationship vs career, medicine, physician, coworker, intelligence, health situation, staff ...
Place: toronto ontario canada
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 6.6
 5K
Blackbird (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A terminally ill mother invites her family to their country house for one final gathering, but tensions quickly boil over between her two daughters.
Style: sentimental, disturbing, sincere, thought provoking, touching ...
Plot: euthanasia, dying man, family relations, family problems, life & death, meaning of life, problem solving, dark secret, death of mother, health situation, doubts and hesitations, near death experience ...
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Brittany Runs a Marathon (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young woman decides to make positive changes in her life by training for the New York City Marathon.
Style: sincere, disturbing, psychological, feminist film, thought provoking ...
Plot: weight loss, escapades, running, friends, dream, marathon, transformation, female protagonist, sport, society, direction and purpose, runner ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
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 5.1
 4K
Only (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a comet releases a mysterious virus that begins to kill all of the women in the world, a young couple's relationship is severely tested. They hide out (from both the illness and the savages who hunt the remaining women) in their ...
Style: intense, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: epidemic, pandemic, distopia, virus, infection, fight, post apocalypse, humanity in peril, survival, humanity, save the world, infected ...
Time: future
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The Greatest Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: The Greatest Love is a 2011 South Korean romantic comedy television series about true love in the fake world of entertainment. Starring Cha Seung-won, Gong Hyo-jin, Yoon Kye-sang and Yoo In-na, it aired on MBC from May 4 to June 23, 2011 on ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, emotional
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, family relations, artists and showbiz, complex characters, health situation, love at first sight, rich man poor woman, misunderstanding, scandal, couples, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
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