Doctors movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant doctors movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, melancholic, suspense, serious, intense and dramatic films and TV shows about / with doctors, mentor, storytelling, catastrophe, runaway, dialogue, brutality, hospital, pornography and life philosophy plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Spain and other countries.
doctors movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as doctors: Contagion (2011), The Skin I Live In (2011), American Mary (2012), The Nightshifter (2018), The Snowman (2017), Trainwreck (2015), The Patriot (1998), Nightwatch (1994), The Angriest Man in Brooklyn (2014), Downsizing (2017).

List of doctors movies

Contagion (2011)
Genre: Action, 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: suspenseful, bleak, suspense, tense, emotional ...
Plot: plague, virus, epidemic, quarantine, infected, scientist, fate of humanity, vaccine, chaos and mayhem, death, paranoia, hysteria ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: asia, usa, hong kong, chicago illinois, minneapolis minnesota ...
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The Skin I Live In (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A brilliant plastic surgeon creates a synthetic skin that withstands any kind of damage. His guinea pig: a mysterious and volatile woman who holds the key to his obsession.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, disturbing, melancholic ...
Plot: mad scientist, sexual perversion, physical appearance, isolation, twists & turns, surgery, gender bending, rape, plastic surgery, insanity, obsession, disfigurement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, year 2006
Place: spain, europe
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American Mary (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young med student struggling with her tuition fees is drawn into the shady world of underground body modification.
Style: scary, disturbing, rough, sexy, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: amputation, torture, rape, plastic surgery, gory, nightclub, physical appearance, stripper, revenge, brutality, serial killer, doctors ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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The Nightshifter (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Stênio, the nightshifter of a morgue, has the ability to communicate with the cadavers that are brought to him every night.
Style: suspense, bleak, suspenseful, macabre
Plot: ghost, morgue, doctors, death, job, mysticism, mystery, supernatural ability, corpse, revenge, crimes, crime ...
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The Snowman (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, China, Sweden, Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Detective Harry Hole investigates the disappearance of a woman whose pink scarf is found wrapped around an ominous looking snowman.
Style: serious, surprise ending, melancholic, suspense
Plot: serial killer, police detective, police investigation, missing woman, clue, winter, snowman, murder, snow, missing person, corpse, based on a novel ...
Time: year 1945, 2010s, 2000s, year 1989, year 2006
Place: norway, oslo norway
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Trainwreck (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Having thought that monogamy was never possible, a commitment-phobic career woman may have to face her fears when she meets a good guy.
Style: humorous, romantic, light, witty, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: one-night stand, magazine editor, alcohol, male objectification, father daughter relationship, basketball player, female protagonist, relationships, women, doctors, foul language, unlikely friendships ...
Place: new york, new jersey, california
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The Patriot (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A deadly virus threatens to wipe out an entire Rocky Mountain town, leaving the town doctor to find some way to escape the soldiers who enforce the town's quarantine and devise an antidote. Matters take a more deadly turn after the physician is ...
Style: serious, rough, melancholic, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, laboratory, hospital, race against time, danger, save the day, chaos and mayhem, deadly, rescue, antidote, farm, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: montana, usa, california
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Nightwatch (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In order to finance his law studies, Martin starts as a night watchman in a mortuary. When the victims of a serial killer of prostitutes are deposited there, scary things begin to happen. Therefore and because of a strange bet with his fellow ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, ironic, macabre, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, night watchman, bet, danger, crimes, perversion, murder, student, false accusation, morgue, mystery, doctors ...
Time: 90s
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The Angriest Man in Brooklyn (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After learning that a brain aneurysm will kill him in about 90 minutes, a perpetually unhappy man struggles to come to terms with his fate and make amends with everyone he has ever hurt.
Style: thought provoking, dark humor, tragicomedy, compassionate, sentimental ...
Plot: terminal illness, redemption, introspection, life is a bitch, parents and children, chases and races, hopes, depression, family, doctors, life philosophy, doctor patient relationship ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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Downsizing (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Norway
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A kindly occupational therapist undergoes a new procedure to be shrunken to four inches tall so that he and his wife can help save the planet and afford a nice lifestyle at the same time.
Style: semi serious, melancholic, satirical
Plot: shrinking, interracial romance, miniature person, experiment, laboratory, poverty, neighbor, cleaning lady, ecology, bald man, economics, husband wife relationship ...
Time: future, near future
Place: norway, istanbul turkey, new mexico
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The Sessions (2012)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Though a childhood bout with polio left him dependent on an iron lung, Mark O'Brien (John Hawkes) maintains a career as a journalist and poet. A writing assignment dealing with sex and the disabled piques Mark's curiosity, and he decides ...
Style: touching, sincere, compassionate, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: sexual exploration, male virgin, sexuality, cat, loss of virginity, therapist, priest, misfit, life changing experience, unlikely relationship, proposal, hopes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san francisco, boston
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The Invasion (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Washington, D.C. psychologist Carol Bennell and her colleague Dr. Ben Driscoll are the only two people on Earth who are aware of an epidemic running rampant through the city. They discover an alien virus aboard a crashed space shuttle that ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, intense, psychological ...
Plot: alien, save the world, danger, virus, quarantine, invasion, hysteria, alien invasion, psychiatrist, survival, transformation, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: washington d.c., usa, russia
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Yours, Mine and Ours (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When a widower with 10 children marries a widow with 8, can the 20 of them ever come together as one big happy family?
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids
Plot: children, family life, adoption, sisters, love and romance, fall in love, siblings relations, couple relations, single parent, childhood, marriage, parenthood ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: san francisco
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High Seas (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Two sisters discover disturbing family secrets after a string of mysterious deaths occur on a luxury ship traveling from Spain to Brazil in the 1940s.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense, feel good
Plot: ship, puzzle, disorder, investigation, murder, love and romance, couples, playboy, sweetheart, domestic servant, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 1940s
Place: brazil, spain
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Dad (1989)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A busy executive (Ted Danson) learns during a meeting that his mother may be dying and rushes home to her side. He ends up being his father's caretaker and becomes closer to him (Jack Lemmon) than ever before. Estranged from his own son (Ethan ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, uplifting, thought provoking ...
Plot: father son relationship, aging, hopes, parents and children, family life, hospital, terminal illness, family drama, heart attack, doctors, family bonds, redemption ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, california, san francisco, los angeles
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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, gothic, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: mental illness, mental institution, insanity, mental patient, doctors and patients, twists & turns, doctor patient relationship, uncover truth, infatuation, stolen identity, torture, psychiatrist ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: england, usa, london
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A Cure for Wellness (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 146 min.
Story: An ambitious young executive is sent to retrieve his company's CEO from an idyllic but mysterious "wellness center" at a remote location in the Swiss Alps but soon suspects that the spa's miraculous treatments are not what they ...
Style: gothic, twist ending, atmospheric, suspense, breathtaking ...
Plot: cure, patient, violence, therapist, health, employee, mountain, darkness, treatment, torture, dark secret, materialism ...
Place: switzerland, swiss alps, alps
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The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A suburban family chooses seemingly sweet Peyton Flanders as their newborn's nanny. Only much later does the infant's mother, Claire Bartel, realize Peyton's true intentions -- to destroy Claire and replace her in the family. The ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: nanny, obsession, vengeance, danger, family in danger, haunted by the past, domestic disturbance, loss of child, asthma, child, psychopath, family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, san francisco
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Burke and Hare (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, History, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two 19th-century opportunists (Simon Pegg, Andy Serkis) become serial killers so that they can maintain their profitable business supplying cadavers to an anatomist (Tom Wilkinson).
Style: dark humor, humorous, witty, stylized, semi serious ...
Plot: serial killer, cruelty, friends, partners, fall in love, odd couple, deadly, crimes, autopsy, greed, anti villain, adaptation ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, 18th century
Place: europe, scotland, england, edinburgh scotland, california
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Still Alice (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children, is a renowned linguistics professor who starts to forget words. When she receives a devastating diagnosis, Alice and her family find their bonds tested.
Style: heartbreaking, touching, emotional, psychological, sad ...
Plot: alzheimer's disease, family drama, supportive spouse, memory loss, mother daughter relationship, columbia university, relationships, parenthood, terminal illness, unfulfillment, life turned upside down, family bonds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Mammoth (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: While on a trip to Thailand, a successful American businessman tries to radically change his life. Back in New York, his wife and daughter find their relationship with their live-in Filipino maid changing around them. At the same time, in the ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, melancholic, depressing, realistic ...
Plot: maid, family problems, moral dilemma, parents and children, corporate world, social differences, couple relations, rich and poor, mother, husband wife relationship, globalization, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, new york, usa, asia, manhattan new york city ...
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Trauma (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: A three-part drama set in the trauma unit of a London hospital, a grieving father blames a high-achieving trauma consultant for the death of his teenage son.
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: psychological thriller, obsession, bereavement, class differences, revenge, stalker, death of son, psychological trauma, doctors, family problems, family, african american ...
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Dying Young (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After she discovers that her boyfriend has betrayed her, Hilary O'Neil is looking for a new start and a new job. She begins to work as a private nurse for a young man suffering from blood cancer. Slowly, they fall in love, but they always know ...
Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, sad, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, cancer, love story, leukemia, couple relations, social differences, human nature, parents and children, unfulfillment, tragic love, father son relationship, nurse ...
Time: 90s
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Morphine (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The year is 1917. We are in the Russian countryside. It is the middle of freezing winter. A pale young, newly educated doctor arrives. Having to deal with one medical challenge after another he soon becomes the center of everyone's attention. ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, drug addiction, hopelessness, doctor, civil war, loneliness, hardship, morphine, urban decay, society, doctors ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: russia
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Descendants of the Sun (2016)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A drama about the love of people who get closer as they learn to be considerate of each other in desperate times and sacrifices made by people who throw themselves into natural disasters.
Style: humorous, romantic, scenic, light, multicultural
Plot: friendship, military officer, playing footsie, group of criminals, culture clash, romance, army, medical, doctor, soldier, military, doctors ...
Place: korea
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Angel from Hell (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: When over-the-top Amy enters Allison’s organized but imperfect life and claims to be her guardian angel, they form an unlikely friendship and Allison can’t be sure if Amy is actually an angel or just nuts.
Style: sitcom, light, funny, captivating, situational comedy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: guardian angel, mentor, brother sister relationship, family relations, father daughter relationship, life philosophy, dishonesty, looking for love, nobody believes, doctors, friendship, ruse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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The 33 (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Chile, Colombia, Spain
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Based on a true story about the collapse at the mine in San Jose, Chile that left 33 miners isolated underground for 69 days.
Style: suspense, serious, touching, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, mining, rescue, race against time, hopes, danger, isolation, human spirit, catastrophe, president, stranded, ethnic conflict ...
Time: year 2010, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: chile, south america, latin america, australia
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Edge of Fear (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After being stabbed in the heart by ruthless home invaders, a man is left for dead. Now weak, outnumbered, and knife sticking from his chest, he attempts to do the impossible: save his wife from these murderers before he bleeds to death.
Plot: shower, stabbing, interracial sex, blood, anger, murder, penitentiary, doctors, sex scene, wound, home invasion, stabbed
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The Dream Team (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: This morning they were playing ping-pong in the hospital rec room. Now they're lost in New York and framed for murder. This was never covered in group therapy.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, funny ...
Plot: mental illness, murder, mental institution, frame up, fish out of water, law enforcement, disorder, buddies, freak, doctors and patients, goofy hero, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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The Doctor (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Jack McKee is a doctor with it all: he's successful, he's rich, and he has no problems.... until he is diagnosed with throat cancer. Now that he has seen medicine, hospitals, and doctors from a patient's perspective, he realises that ...
Style: psychological, uplifting, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: hospital, medical school, surgery, doctor, coldhearted, doctors and patients, redemption, power relations, family relations, intern, self discovery, human nature ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco
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