Surgeon movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant surgeon movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, captivating, tense, suspenseful and suspense films and TV shows about / with surgeon, doctor, hospital, surgery, doctors and patients, latex gloves, nurse, death, blood and medical plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, South Korea and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as surgeon: The Good Doctor (2017), Descendants of the Sun (2016), The Quack (1982), The Human Centipede (2009), The Knick (2014), Heartbeat (2016), Temple (2019), The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017), Liar (2017), Miami Medical (2010).

List of surgeon movies

The Good Doctor (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: A young surgeon with Savant syndrome is recruited into the surgical unit of a prestigious hospital. The question will arise: can a person who doesn't have the ability to relate to people actually save their lives?
Style: clever, psychological, serious, emotional, medical drama ...
Plot: autism, hospital, doctor, surgeon, talented, medicine, prodigy, childhood flashback, medical, flashbacks, flashback sequence, flashback ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: san francisco
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Descendants of the Sun (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: romantic, light, scenic, humorous, multicultural
Plot: friendship, soldier, medical, korean, romance, military, army, military officer, doctor, hospital, doctors, surgeon ...
Place: korea
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 7.8
 2K
The Quack (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A famous surgeon is beaten by drunken bullies, loses his memory and cannot recollect who he was before. He gets to a village, lives in a not so well to do family and becomes the Quack - he slowly regains his talent for medicine and saves the lives ...
Style: touching, serious, emotional, atmospheric, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: memory loss, polish, witch doctor, life is a bitch, downfall, losing-it hero, surgeon, love and romance, healer, road not taken, prodigy, village life ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: poland
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The Human Centipede (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 92 min.
Story: During a stopover in Germany in the middle of a carefree road trip through Europe, two American girls find themselves alone at night when their car breaks down in the woods. Searching for help at a nearby villa, they are wooed into the clutches of a ...
Style: brutal, suspenseful, offbeat, suspense, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, insanity, mad scientist, crimes, experiment gone awry, body horror, confined, surgeon, victim, violence, psychopath, sadistic horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
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 8.5
 44K
The Knick (2014)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: Set in downtown New York in 1900, 'The Knick' is centered on the Knickerbocker Hospital and the groundbreaking surgeons, nurses and staff who work there, pushing the bounds of medicine in a time of astonishingly high mortality rates and ...
Style: serious, rough, psychological, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: addiction, life is a bitch, doctors and patients, hospital, realism, workplace situations, surgeon, drugs/alcohol, gory, medicine, society, nun ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
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 6.8
 3K
Heartbeat (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the real life and achievements of Dr. Kathy Magliato, this unique character-driven medical drama follows Dr. Alex Panttiere, an outspoken world-renowned heart-transplant surgeon and one of the few women in her field. Stubborn and fearless, ...
Style: medical drama, humorous, captivating, feel good, exciting ...
Plot: female doctor, strong female lead, surgeon, hospital, female protagonist, medical, doctor patient relationship, workaholic, romance, working woman, coworker relationship, relationship problems ...
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 7.0
 2K
Temple (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Talented and successful surgeon Daniel Milton has his world shattered when his wife Beth develops a fatal degenerative disease. After conventional treatment options run out, Daniel partners with the lonely yet resourceful Lee to start a literal ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense, captivating
Plot: surgeon, police investigation, criminal, underground, clinic, secret, doctor, police detective, desperation, stolen money, runaway, moral dilemma ...
Time: 2010s
Place: london
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The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Dr. Steven Murphy is a renowned cardiovascular surgeon who presides over a spotless household with his wife and two children. Lurking at the margins of his idyllic suburban existence is Martin, a fatherless teen who insinuates himself into the ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, rough, captivating ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, surgeon, blackmail, hospital, paralysis, revenge, brutality, cruelty, obsession, teenage boy, psychopath, self mutilation ...
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 7.1
 7K
Liar (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A teacher and a surgeon are rocked by scandalous accusations after they enjoy a seemingly innocent date.
Style: psychological thriller, captivating, suspense, tense, suspenseful
Plot: accusation, surgeon, liar, police investigation, single parent, female teacher, rape, danger, couples, society, school teacher, investigation ...
Time: 2010s
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Miami Medical (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, realistic, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: hospital, medicine, surgeon, doctor, race against time, doctors and patients, workplace situations, intern, rookie, lifesaver, workplace, workplace romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: miami, usa, florida
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 6.1
 21K
Excision (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Alienated teen Pauline struggles with the pressures of fitting into high school, pleasing her mother and a burning desire to lose her virginity. With a grotesque curiosity for the darker side of life, Pauline is considered a social outcast by ...
Style: tense, scary, surreal, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, social outcast, high school, obsession, mentally unstable, transplant, surgeon, losing-it hero, gory, social relations, teacher, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Stalked by My Doctor (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a teenage girl is miraculously saved by a heart surgeon, the doctor begins to flirt with her. Her father doesn’t believe her and unbeknownst to all, the doctor is obsessed with the girl.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: stalker, obsession, doctor patient relationship, surgeon, teenager, abduction, hospital, internet dating, mother daughter relationship, tied to a bed, breaking and entering, menopause ...
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Doctor Doctor (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Hugh Knight, a rising heart surgeon who is gifted, charming and infallible. He is a hedonist who, due to his sheer talent, believes he can live outside the rules. His "work hard, play harder" philosophy is about to come back ...
Style: light, emotional, semi serious, ironic, captivating
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: doctor, small town, surgeon, medical, family relations, love and romance, quitting a job, society, fired from the job, hometown, surgical gown, dental mask ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
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 6.7
 10K
Hostages (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Hostages is an American drama television series that airs on CBS as part of the 2013–14 American television season. The series is based on a similar Israeli series created by Alon Aranya, Omri Givon, and Rotem Shamir which will premiere on October ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: hostage, political conspiracy, family in danger, moral dilemma, hostages, surgery, treason, family relations, doctors and patients, confined, danger, surgeon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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W: Two Worlds (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Han Hyo-joo plays a surgeon whose father is a famous comic book creator. One day Dad goes missing and she rushes to his workshop to look for him, and instead finds a strange man bathed in blood. She gets kidnapped by the bloody man, which is where ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, exciting, tense, sentimental ...
Plot: happy ending, romance, destiny, parallel world, surgeon, fantasy world, heroes, investigation, fall in love, father daughter relationship, alternate reality, doctor ...
Place: korea
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 7.7
 470
Doctor X (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Daimon Michiko is a 37-year-old freelance surgeon who is part of a questionable “doctor placement service” that has her wander from hospital to hospital. The harsh environment at the hospitals led many doctors to retire from their positions, ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, medical drama
Plot: doctor, doctors and patients, workplace, hospital, power relations, workplace situations, boss and employee, surgeon, working woman, strong female presence, slender attractive woman, thin attractive woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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Ocean of Pearls (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: As a Sikh man with a full beard and turban, AMRIT SINGH is often the target of racial profiling. But when he sees his dreams of becoming Chief of Surgery at a state-of-the-art transplant center dwindle because of his appearance, Amrit goes against a ...
Style: realistic, contemplative, psychological, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: sikh, culture clash, doctors and patients, workplace, discrimination, surgeon, immigrants, hospital, parents and children, family relations, ambition, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, detroit, toronto ontario canada, michigan
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Something the Lord Made (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A dramatization of the relationship between heart surgery pioneers Alfred Blalock and Vivien Thomas.
Style: serious, uplifting, sincere, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: interracial relations, prejudice, surgery, racism, university, human spirit, patient, partners, society, ambition, talented, african american ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 30s, 20th century ...
Place: baltimore, usa, maryland, nashville tennessee, south africa
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 7.7
 6K
Gods (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in communist Poland of the 80s the movie depicts early career of cardio surgeon Zbigniew Religa.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, tense
Plot: politics, operation, doctors and patients, ambition, rise to the top, power relations, surgeon, heart transplant, doctor, hospital, clinic, death ...
Time: 20th century, year 1985, year 1987, 80s
Place: poland
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 7.6
 252K
Grey's Anatomy (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the personal and professional lives of a group of doctors at Seattle’s Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital.
Style: medical drama, sentimental, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace romance, doctors and patients, patient, colleague colleague relationship, couple relations, intern, workplace, medical student, doctor patient relationship, workplace intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
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 6.5
 73K
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: twist ending, psychological, disturbing, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: betrayal, uncover truth, hospital, surgery, dishonesty, doctors and patients, parents and children, surgical operation, conspiracy, couple relations, health situation, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.6
 53K
Nip/Tuck (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Hotshot plastic surgeons Dr. Sean McNamara and Dr. Christian Troy experience full-blown midlife crises as they confront career, family and romance problems.
Style: sexy, realistic, stylized, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: womanizer, family problems, family relations, plastic surgery, friendship, ethics, physical appearance, jealousy, doctor, surgical operation, career, therapy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: miami, florida, usa, los angeles, california
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Lousy Bastards (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two brothers got separated after their first love for the same girl. Richard Rohan is an ex-soldier taking care of his two daughters living in a small town. His brother Mikulas Rohan is a neurosurgery expert living in the capital. Both of them have ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: brother brother relationship, doctor, soldier, adultery, womanizer, surgeon, infidelity, death of mother, sex scene, gambling, marijuana, father daughter relationship ...
Place: prague czech republic, prague
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Facing the Truth (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In his new film, an intriguing and delicately crafted drama, Malmros portrays the poignant story of a man, who grew up in very modest circumstances in the early years of the 20th century, but whose diligence, intelligence and willingness to endure ...
Style: captivating, serious, disturbing, touching
Plot: father son relationship, professor, journalism, moral dilemma, surgeon, family relations, brain surgery, world war two, hospital, ambulance, dog, death of child ...
Time: 80s, 1910s, 1930s, 1940s
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 7.5
 602K
Doctor Strange (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After his career is destroyed, a brilliant but arrogant surgeon gets a new lease on life when a sorcerer takes him under her wing and trains him to defend the world against evil.
Style: breathtaking, colourful, entertaining, witty, comic ...
Plot: magic, supernatural power, sorcerer, fantasy world, wizards, mentor, good versus evil, time loop, superhero, teleportation, fight scenes, magician ...
Time: year 2016, year 2017, 2010s
Place: hong kong, nepal, new york, london, mount everest
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 7.2
 37K
The Physician (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 155 min.
Story: The story of Rob Cole, a boy who is left a penniless orphan in an 11th-century English mining town when his mother dies of a mysterious illness. Vowing to become a physician and vanquish Death itself, he travels to Isfahan in Persia to study ...
Style: captivating, breathtaking, realistic, serious, scenic ...
Plot: follow your dream, ambition, medicine, apprentice, society, doctors and patients, orphan, culture clash, medieval, surgery, mentor, adventure ...
Time: middle ages, 11th century, 18th century
Place: persia, iran, england, london, middle east ...
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 2.4
 114
The Occultist (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When a group of med students go to take their final exams, they find themselves subjects of a twisted and bloody Satanic ritual led by their professor. It's up to two of them to save all.
Style: scary, psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: satanic ritual, slasher, surgeon, satanist, medical student, occult, professor, devil worship, body part, lecture, blood splatter, gory ...
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 7.5
 52
Surgeons (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Renhe Hospital nurse Zhang Shumei is forced to resign after being suspected of accidentally killing a patient. Zhang Shumei’s 4 year old daughter is abducted, and she herself dies in a car accident a couple of years later. 30 years later, Zhang ...
Style: medical drama, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: romance, medical, hospital, surgery, surgeon, doctors and patients, workplace romance, life & death, coworker relationship, workplace situations, suffering, boss and employee ...
Place: china
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Heal the Living (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: It all starts at daybreak, three young surfers on the raging seas. A few hours later, on the way home, an accident occurs. Now entirely hooked up to life-support in a hospital in Le Havre, Simon’s existence is little more than an illusion. ...
Style: touching, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, sentimental ...
Plot: hospital, organ transplant, surfer, organ donation, doctor, surgeon, surfing, surgery, operation, death, death of son, multiple storylines ...
Time: 21st century
Place: belgium
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 4.6
 125
Ablations (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Business trips are trapped by multiple temptations, such as a well stocked hotel bar. But this time salesman Pastor might have overdone it a bit. He wakes up in the middle of a field without any memory at all of how he got there. Even stranger is ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: memory loss, vengeance, track down, crimes, rivalry, escapades, surgeon, hospital, uncover truth, murder, danger, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium
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