Surgery movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant surgery movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, psychological, suspense, captivating and medical drama films and TV shows about / with surgery, doctor, hospital, medical, doctors and patients, latex gloves, medicine, doctors, surgeon and nurse plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, Canada, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as surgery: Awake (2007), House (2004), Grey's Anatomy (2005), The Night Shift (2014), The Physician (2013), Upgrade (2018), American Mary (2012), Dr. Death (2021), New Amsterdam (2018), Transplant (2020).

List of surgery movies

 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: twist ending, psychological, twists and turns, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: betrayal, hospital, uncover truth, surgery, doctors and patients, surgical operation, dishonesty, conspiracy, couple relations, parents and children, health situation, heart transplant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york
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 8.7
 453K
House (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Gregory House, a drug-addicted, unconventional, misanthropic medical genius, leads a team of diagnosticians at the fictional Princeton–Plainsboro Teaching Hospital in New Jersey.
Style: clever, cynical, witty, psychological, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: doctor, talented, prodigy, mastermind, loner, patient, intelligence, expert, human nature, dark humor, hospital, unconventional method ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new jersey, usa
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 7.6
 299K
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: sentimental, sincere, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: doctor, hospital, doctors and patients, patient, workplace romance, surgeon, surgery, medical student, coworker relationship, workplace, medical, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, future, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa
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The Night Shift (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: The stories of the men and women who work the overnight shift at San Antonio Memorial Hospital. They are an irreverent and special breed, particularly adrenaline junkie T.C. Callahan.
Style: realistic, tense, humorous, semi serious, medical drama
Audience: teens
Plot: doctor, emergency room, hospital, medical, surgery, lifesaver, doctors and patients, 911, friendship, workplace, coldhearted, patient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas, san antonio texas
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 7.2
 39K
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, serious, epic, sexy ...
Plot: follow your dream, medicine, apprentice, ambition, doctors and patients, medieval, surgery, adventure, culture clash, orphan, society, christian ...
Time: middle ages, 11th century, 18th century
Place: persia, england, london, middle east, egypt ...
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 7.5
 183K
Upgrade (2018)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A brutal mugging leaves Grey Trace paralyzed in the hospital and his beloved wife dead. A billionaire inventor soon offers Trace a cure — an artificial intelligence implant called STEM that will enhance his body. Now able to walk, Grey finds that ...
Style: thought provoking, futuristic, surprise ending, experimental, neo noir ...
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, nanotechnology, microchip, cyborgs, revenge, murder, super soldier, distopia, surgery, evil wins, super computer ...
Time: future, near future
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 6.2
 26K
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, dark, rough, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: torture, amputation, stripper, rape, plastic surgery, revenge, surgery, rape and revenge, doctors, brutality, sexual perversion, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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 7.6
 12K
Dr. Death (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 403 min.
TV show
Story: The terrifying true story of Dr. Christopher Duntsch, a flourishing Dallas neurosurgeon whose patients suddenly begin becoming permanently maimed or dead. As victims piled up, two fellow physicians set out to stop him.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: surgery, surgeon, coworker, medical malpractice, violence, medicine, social problems, surgical operation, medical examination, workplace, physician, crimes ...
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 8.0
 36K
New Amsterdam (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Max Goodwin, the hospital's newest medical director, sets out to tear up the bureaucracy and provide exceptional care.
Style: sincere, disturbing, captivating, emotional, inspirational ...
Plot: medical, doctor, hospital, surgery, patient, physician, rivalry, nursing, medicine, cancer, coworker relationship, doctor patient relationship ...
Place: usa
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 7.8
 4K
Transplant (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Bashir Hamed, a Syrian doctor with battle-tested skills in emergency medicine, makes the difficult decision to flee his country and build a new life in Canada with his younger sister Amira. Bash works to navigate a new environment after earning ...
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, sincere, medical drama
Plot: hospital, doctor, intelligence, medical, emergency room, surgery, medicine, cure, doctors and patients, patient, prodigy, medical profession ...
Time: contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada
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 5.9
 180K
Hostel (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three backpackers head to a Slovakian city that promises to meet their hedonistic expectations, with no idea of the hell that awaits them.
Style: slasher, scary, disturbing, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: torture, survival, psychopath, strong violent content, crimes, dismemberment, captivity, torment, sadistic horror, serial murder, tourist, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: amsterdam, europe, slovakia, iceland
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 7.7
 56K
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, erotic ...
Plot: womanizer, plastic surgery, friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief), doctor, family problems, surgical operation, family relations, physical appearance, jealousy, surgery, partnership ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, contemporary
Place: miami, california, usa, los angeles, florida
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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: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: hostage, political conspiracy, surgery, blackmail, u.s. president, husband wife relationship, escape attempt, surgeon, moral dilemma, family in danger, confined, treason ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story is a movie based on the life story of world-renowned neurosurgeon Ben Carson from 1961 to 1987.
Style: sincere, emotional, uplifting, realistic, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: medical, against the odds, african american, neurosurgeon, human spirit, doctors, surgery, ambition, medical school, doctor, surgeon, follow your dream ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, west germany, detroit
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Monday Mornings (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Monday Mornings was an American medical drama television series that ran on TNT from February 4 to April 8, 2013 and aired Mondays after Dallas. It is based on a novel of the same name by Sanjay Gupta. In May 2012, TNT placed a ten-episode order for ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, touching, sincere ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, medicine, surgery, doctors and patients, patient, treatment, staff, intern, workplace situations, workplace, boss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, oregon
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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: uplifting, sincere, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: racism, medical, prejudice, human spirit, interracial relations, surgeon, surgery, african american, friendship between men, university, patient, talented ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, 50s, 70s ...
Place: maryland, south africa, baltimore, usa, nashville tennessee
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 7.7
 236K
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, depressing, psychological ...
Plot: life is a bitch, guilt, drugs, drug addiction, suicide attempt, redemption, mathematician, tragedy, multiple storylines, grief, hit and run, faith ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new mexico
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 7.8
 26K
The Resident (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A tough, brilliant senior resident guides an idealistic young doctor through his first day, pulling back the curtain on what really happens, both good and bad, in modern-day medicine.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, captivating, compassionate ...
Audience: teens
Plot: medical, doctor, hospital, emergency room, doctors and patients, medical student, nurse, treatment, intern, surgery, workplace intrigue, doctors ...
Place: atlanta georgia, georgia
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 7.6
 6K
Rush (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. William Rush is not your average on-call doctor. He's not attached to any hospital, he's highly discreet no matter what the ailment as long as the client can pay his cash-only premium and the doctor can party with the best of them. He ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: surgery, doctor, workplace, moral dilemma, doctors and patients, patient, lifesaver, power relations, treatment, old love, medical, addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
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Private Practice (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Having left behind Seattle Grace Hospital, renowned surgeon Addison Forbes Montgomery moves to Los Angeles for sunnier weather and happier possibilities. She reunites with her friends from medical school, joining them at their chic, co-op, Oceanside ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: doctor, hospital, treatment, surgery, parenthood, medical, friendship, psychiatrist, romance, workplace, workplace romance, doctors and patients ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles, santa monica california
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The Mob Doctor (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: For most physicians, the Hippocratic oath is sacred. But for one Chicago doctor, who is indebted to the mafia, saving lives isn’t her only concern. The Mob Doctor is a fast-paced medical drama focusing on a young female surgeon caught between ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: medical, doctor, mafia, gangsters, hospital, surgery, medicine, moral dilemma, organized crime, power relations, family relations, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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 5.7
 8K
Bionic Woman (2007)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Bionic Woman is an American science fiction television drama that aired in 2007, which was created by David Eick, under NBC Universal Television Group, GEP Productions, and David Eick Productions. The series was a re-imagining of the original ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, light, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, female agent, double life, superhuman, surgery, cyborgs, female protagonist, investigation, experiment, family relations, secret agents, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
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 7.4
 7K
Saving Hope (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: When Charlie Harris ends up in a coma, he leaves the Hope-Zion Hospital in chaos - and his fiancée and fellow surgeon, Alex Reid, in a state of shock. As the staff of Hope-Zion races to save lives, comatose Dr. Harris wanders the halls of Hope-Zee ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, touching, sincere ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: doctor, hospital, supernatural, doctors and patients, coma, surgeon, medical, ghost, patient, surgery, staff, medicine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
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 6.4
 490K
Lucy (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Taiwan, Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman, accidentally caught in a dark deal, turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.
Style: futuristic, surreal, intellectual, exciting, philosophical ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: intelligence, supernatural, tough girl, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, strong female lead, drugs, telepathy, mind control, experimental drug, telekinesis, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, stone age, future, 21st century
Place: berlin germany, rome italy, paris france, new york, france ...
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 7.4
 73K
MASH (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The staff of a Korean War field hospital use humor and high jinks to keep their sanity in the face of the horror of war.
Style: humorous, talky, witty, funny, satirical ...
Plot: military, nurse, satire, anti war, korean war, surgeon, camp, dark humor, medical, surgery, humiliation, sexism ...
Time: 50s, 70s, 20th century, year 1951
Place: korea, vietnam, north korea, south korea
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The Human Centipede (First Sequence) (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, suspense, macabre, disturbing, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, mad scientist, insanity, crimes, victim, experiment gone awry, body horror, psychopath, violence, surgeon, brutality, sadistic horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
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 7.1
 146K
Never Let Me Go (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: As children, Kathy, Ruth, and Tommy spend their childhood at an idyllic and secluded English boarding school. As they grow into adults, they must come to terms with the complexity and strength of their love for one another while also preparing for ...
Style: sad, psychological, melancholic, depressing, heartbreaking ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: distopia, boarding school, cloning, existentialism, childhood, friendship, love triangle, love and romance, sadness, loneliness, transplant, jealousy ...
Time: year 1994, year 1985, year 1978, 50s, 90s ...
Place: england, europe
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X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After seeking to live a normal life, Logan sets out to avenge the death of his girlfriend by undergoing the mutant Weapon X program and becoming Wolverine.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, psychotronic, intense ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, mutant, superhuman powers, supernatural power, good versus evil, revenge, tough guy, immortality, genetic engineering, x men, fight ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new orleans, canada, usa, vietnam, las vegas ...
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Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: After an abrupt and violent encounter with a French warship inflicts severe damage upon his ship, a captain of the British Royal Navy begins a chase over two oceans to capture or destroy the enemy, though he must weigh his commitment to duty and ...
Style: exciting, tense, epic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: ship, napoleonic wars, sea battle, navy, adventure, leadership, battles, naval battle, heroic mission, sailboat, escapades, naturalist ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: england, france, brazil, europe, pacific ocean
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 6.4
 28K
Beyond Borders (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Beyond Borders is an epic tale of the turbulent romance between two star-crossed lovers set against the backdrop of the world's most dangerous hot spots. Academy Award winner Angelina Jolie stars as Sarah Jordan, an American living in London in ...
Style: touching, emotional, thought provoking, romantic, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: charity, un, war, romance, abroad, brutality, love, corruption, survival, surgery, starvation, life philosophy ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, year 1993, year 1995, year 1988 ...
Place: africa, london, cambodia, ethiopia, chechnya ...
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