Midwife movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant midwife movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, realistic, serious, disturbing, touching and tense films and TV shows about / with midwife, pregnancy, childbirth, family relations, birth, suspense, hospital, baby, death and female nudity plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
midwife movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as midwife: Call the Midwife (2012), Die Hebamme II (2016), Pieces of a Woman (2020), The Delivery Man (2015), Lena Lorenz (2015), Push! Push! (1997), The Midwife (2015), William and Mary (2003), Killer Night Shift (2018), The Midwife's Deception (2018).

List of midwife movies

Call the Midwife (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Drama following the lives of a group of midwives working in the poverty-stricken East End of London during the 1950s, based on the best-selling memoirs of Jennifer Worth.
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: midwife, childbirth, convent, doctor, nurse, pregnancy, nursing, friends, family life, nun, hospital, friendship ...
Time: 50s, 60s, year 1961, 20th century, year 1963 ...
Place: england, london, europe, britain
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Die Hebamme II (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Romance and murder are intertwined in this 19th-century tale. At the turn of the century, fearless midwife Gesa finds her investigation into mysterious murders leading her deeper into darkness. Meanwhile, her affair with the prestigious Dr. Heuser ...
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: midwife, medieval, physician, crime solving, investigation, murder, suspense, society, cold case, unsolved crime, murder investigation, murderer ...
Time: georgian era
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Pieces of a Woman (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Hungary, USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A grieving woman embarks on an emotional journey after the Ioss of her baby.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: loss of child, birth, midwife, pregnancy, couples, grieving, marriage, mother in law son in law relationship, love, husband wife relationship, infidelity, death ...
Place: boston, massachusetts
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The Delivery Man (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Matthew decides to leave his job and train to become a male midwife on a busy maternity ward. He is soon joined by best friend and former policeman friend Ian who joins as the hospital security guard.
Style: feel good, captivating, entertaining, humorous, satirical ...
Plot: midwife, doctor, hospital, medical, physician, teamwork, career change, workplace situations, satire, workplace, co worker co worker relationship, doctors and patients ...
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Lena Lorenz (2015)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Fed up with her hectic life in Berlin, midwife Lena spontaneously packs her bags and drives to her parents' farm in Bavaria. But no pure Alpine idyll awaits her there: her mother isn't at all happy that she has returned; Grandfather Leo ...
Style: entertaining, sincere, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: midwife, farmhouse, family life, farm, mother daughter relationship, doctors and patients, family relations, countryside, workplace, village life, doctors, female doctor ...
Place: austria, berlin germany, germany, bavaria
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Push! Push! (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Through multiple story lines, amid graphic portrayals of actual births, caeseareans and a vasectomy, this satirical comedy-drama set in a women's clinic wages an all-out assault on contemporary Korean sexual and gender practices.
Style: parody
Plot: midwife, birth, satire, twins, miscarriage, pregnancy, childbirth, abortion, gynecologist
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The Midwife (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 119 min.
Story: 'The Midwife' (fin.'Kätilö') is a romance-drama set during WWII in Finland’s Lapland province, a major European battle ground of the war. Based on Katja Kettu’s bestselling novel, 'The Midwife' turns on the love ...
Style: romantic, disturbing, touching, suspenseful
Plot: world war two, love, midwife, ss officer, genocide, fall in love, nurse, torture, war crime, concentration camp, mass murder, sex scene ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: finland, norway
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William and Mary (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: William and Mary is an ITV romantic comedy drama set in London, England, starring Martin Clunes as William Shawcross, an undertaker, and Julie Graham as Mary Gilcrest, a midwife. Its title refers to its two principal characters and is a cultural ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, battle of the sexes, unlikely couple, midwife, workplace situations, looking for love, lifestyle, workplace, young lovers, youth, bbc, blended family ...
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Killer Night Shift (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A pregnant woman forced to bedrest, gets the additional help she needs from two home care nurses. Unbeknownst to her, one of them has a vendetta against her husband and is out to steal their baby!
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, tense
Plot: pregnant woman, nurse, revenge, kidnapping, midwife, child abduction, pregnancy, abduction, suspense, relationship problems, threat, family problems ...
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The Midwife's Deception (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jina, a midwife, is a dream come true for seven-month pregnant Sara until secrets unfold and Jina may want more than only delivering the baby.
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, psychological, sexy
Plot: pregnancy, midwife, pregnant woman, secret, female protagonist, suspense, wanting a baby, problem, pregnancy and birth, pregnant girlfriend, woman seduces a man, lawyer ...
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Devil's Bride (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Finland, Sweden, Norway, Latvia, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Anna’s story takes place on Åland Island in 1666, during the beginning of the most widespread and systematic witch-hunts in Scandinavian history. In all, 16 women were convicted of being in league with the devil, and seven of them were executed. ...
Style: enigmatic, tense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: witch hunt, witch, obsession, false accusation, adultery, betrayal, jealousy, witchcraft, fall in love, lie, village, magic ...
Time: 17th century
Place: finland, sweden
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Doula (2022)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After the sudden death of their midwife, an L.A. couple hires her hippie son to be their live-in doula.
Style: satirical, semi serious, captivating, humorous, feel good
Plot: pregnancy and birth, pregnancy, pregnant woman, pregnant wife, family relations, relationships, male female relationship, love triangle, satire, love interest, relationship problems, husband wife relationship ...
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The Angel of Auschwitz (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: This is a tale of how the angel of life was confronted by the angel of death. Set in Auschwitz Birkenau, 1944.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: world war two, jewish, war criminal, concentration camp, abortionist, life is a bitch, female protagonist, suspense, jew persecution, wartime, midwife, experiment ...
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Dr. STORKS (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: The drama revolves around Kounotori Sakura, an Ob-Gyn doctor working at the Persona General Medical Centre who is also a gifted jazz pianist. His mother had died in childbirth and he was brought up in an orphanage, which is what fueled his ambition ...
Style: disturbing, sincere, tense, captivating, medical drama
Plot: gynecologist, doctors, childbirth, medical examination, suspense, doctors and patients, workplace, coworker, workplace situations, midwife, hospital, saving a life ...
Place: japan
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The Back-up Plan (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Zoe tires of looking for Mr. Right, she decides to have a baby on her own. But on the day she's artificially inseminated, she meets Stan, who seems to be just who she's been searching for all her life. Now, Zoe has to figure out how ...
Style: romantic, light, sweet, feel good, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: pregnancy, fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, love story, couples, artificial insemination, love, lifestyle, teenager, destiny, women ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, hawaii, usa
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What to Expect When You're Expecting (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Challenges of impending parenthood turn the lives of five couples upside down. Two celebrities are unprepared for the surprise demands of pregnancy; hormones wreak havoc on a baby-crazy author, while her husband tries not to be outdone by his ...
Style: feel good, light, romantic, funny, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, family outing, date night
Plot: pregnancy, adoption, women, childbirth, parents and children, pregnant woman, pregnant wife, love story, multiple storylines, parenthood, twists and turns, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
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A Speck in the Water (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Nunal sa Tubig is a story of a community living on an island where fishing is the main source of livelihood and how they are affected by progress.
Plot: contamination, fish, midwife, remote village, alternative medicine, contaminated water, birth, dead child, inspector, lake, grief, wind ...
Place: the philippines
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Bless Me, Ultima (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a village in New Mexico, the life of young farm boy Antonio is dramatically changed when an old medicine woman joins his household. This affecting coming-of-age tale recounts Antonio's experiences to reveal the spiritual conflict in his ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, disturbing, touching ...
Plot: youth, healer, coming of age, friendship, village, child's point of view, introspection, war, social relations, village life, elderly, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1944
Place: new mexico, usa
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Live! (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Anna is a vital woman who is married and has two daughters. She picks up her old passion of writing again after frequent requests by a colleague and a friend, but she had not foreseen the consequences of family and friends reading her stories...
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: family relations, disability, couples, unfulfillment, couple relations, family life, infidelity, terminal illness, midwife, mother daughter relationship, love, adultery ...
Time: 21st century
Place: holland
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Twiggy (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Sarah seems to have the world at her feet. She's young, bright, pretty, free spirited yet hard working, with a real passion for life. Then, in just one day, she loses her job, is told she will have to move out of her apartment, and discovers ...
Plot: pregnancy, midwife, young woman, childbirth, studying, motherhood, unplanned pregnancy, loss of job, art exhibition, unwanted pregnancy, child abandonment, medical examination ...
Place: marseille, france
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Brother of Sleep (1995)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Schlafes Bruder tells the story a few exceptionally talented individuals who grew up in a remote mountain town in the Alps. The film, based on an internationally successful novel by Robert Schneider of the same name, depicts the slow withering of ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, melancholic, enigmatic, sexy ...
Plot: sex, jealousy, music, organ, talent, introspection, social differences, poverty, lifestyle, human nature, couples, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 70s
Place: alps, austria, tokyo, europe, ireland
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The White Ribbon (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Canada
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Strange events happen in a small village in the north of Germany during the years just before World War I, which seem to be ritual punishment. The abused and suppressed children of the villagers seem to be at the heart of this mystery.
Style: disturbing, psychological, thought provoking, art house, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: children, child abuse, sexual abuse, priest, physical appearance, village, suicide, punishment, small town, death, cruelty, torture ...
Time: year 1914, 1910s, 1920s, pre world war one, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, italy, northern germany
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Empty Cradle (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jane Morgan gives birth to her baby at the hospital. When she wakes up the next morning, the hospital tells her, that her son died at birth. However from ultrasound reading she had before, she knew she was having a girl. Now the hospital is ...
Plot: midwife, wife, suspense, love, faked pregnancy, parent child relationship, hospital, murder, murder of a pregnant woman, pregnancy, mother son relationship, stethoscope
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The Tree of Wooden Clogs (1978)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 186 min.
Story: The life inside a farm in Italy at the beginning of the century. Many poor country families live there, and the owner pays them by their productivity. One of the families has a very clever child. They decide to send him to school instead of make him ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, touching, serious, contemplative
Plot: peasant, farm, countryside, village, clergy, life is a bitch, family life, parents and children, hide and seek, parent child relationship, family problems, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 90s, turn of the century, 1890s
Place: italy, vatican, europe, milan italy
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Antonia's Line (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, UK, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After World War II, Antonia and her daughter, Danielle, go back to their Dutch hometown, where Antonia's late mother has bestowed a small farm upon her. There, Antonia settles down and joins a tightly-knit but unusual community. Those around ...
Style: touching, feminist film, intellectual, melancholic, sentimental ...
Plot: village, strong female character, lesbian, philosophy, friendship, village life, magic realism, women, free love, generation gap, widow, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: post world war two
Place: germany, holland
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Lily Was Here (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Lily works as a checkout girl at the local supermarket. She becomes pregnant, but before the child is born, the black father is attacked by skinheads and killed. Following his death, she flees to the city, where she soon finds herself under the ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: american soldier, pregnancy, midwife, tattoo, fight, baby, robbery, parents, boxing, runaway, female nudity, prostitute ...
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Almost Perfect (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Anne has given up trying to find a man who will fit into her sensible and controlled life. Therefore she has chosen to become pregnant with an anonymous sperm donor who has been carefully chosen. But as her hormones get the better of her she ...
Style: entertaining, light, feel good, humorous
Plot: love triangle, rivals, doubt, neighbor neighbor relationship, rivalry, female protagonist, lesbian interest, artificial insemination, pregnancy, single woman, vulgar language, passive aggressive behavior ...
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Hawaii (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 189 min.
Story: Abner Hale, a rigid and humorless New England missionary, marries the beautiful Jerusha Bromley and takes her to the exotic island kingdom of Hawaii, intent on converting the natives. But the clash between the two cultures is too great and instead ...
Style: serious, captivating, sincere, realistic, inspirational ...
Plot: missionary, infidelity, state affairs, culture clash, fish out of water, religion, redemption, interracial relations, family relations, religions or cults, mother son relationship, christian ...
Time: 19th century, regency period, 1830s, 1810s, 1820s
Place: hawaii, usa, connecticut, new hampshire, yale university ...
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Firecreek (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A peace-loving, part-time sheriff in the small town of Firecreek must take a stand when a gang of vicious outlaws takes over his town.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sociopath, sheriff, farm, pregnancy, battles, righting the wronged, tough heroes, leadership, heroes, treasure hunt, vigilantism, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, missouri
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Grace (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the wake of a horrific car accident that kills her husband, Michael, expectant mother Madeline Matheson discovers that her daughter, Grace, has died in the womb. Ignoring her doctor's warnings that the fetus must be removed from her body, a ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: pregnancy, breast feeding, evil child, suspense, curse, babies and infants, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, confined, murder, serial killer, doctor ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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