Doctor patient relationship movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant doctor patient relationship movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out psychological, captivating, suspense, realistic, sincere and serious films and TV shows about / with doctor patient relationship, doctor, hospital, doctors and patients, psychiatrist, death, friendship, patient, doctors and manipulation plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, South Korea and other countries.
doctor patient relationship
 332
doctor patient relationship movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as doctor patient relationship: A Little Bit of Heaven (2011), Kill Me, Heal Me (2015), Gypsy (2017), Instinct (2019), Too Close (2021), Superchondriac (2014), Hippocrates (2014), Stalked by My Doctor (2015), Patch Adams (1998), The King's Speech (2010).

List of doctor patient relationship movies

A Little Bit of Heaven (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: It's a comedy about a guarded woman who finds out she's dying of cancer, but when she meets her match, the threat of falling in love is scarier than death
Style: sexy, touching, semi serious, humorous, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: doctor patient relationship, terminal illness, workplace, battle of the sexes, free spirited, fall in love, love and romance, couples, romance, cancer, strong female character, cancer patient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
Is relevant ?
Kill Me, Heal Me (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cha Do Hyun is a rich heir to a family company with one major problem. Due to suppressed childhood trauma, he suffers from dissociative identity disorder manifested in 7 unique personalities who are out of his control. In order to overcome this ...
Style: captivating, romantic, twists and turns, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dissociative identity disorder, split personality, doctor patient relationship, mental illness, psychiatrist, love, childhood memory, doctor, family relations, friendship, hospital, brother sister relationship ...
Place: korea, south korea
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 16K
Gypsy (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: The journey of Jean Holloway – a therapist who begins to develop dangerous and intimate relationships with the people in her patients' lives.
Style: sexy, neo noir, psychological, psycho sexual, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian, lesbianism, lesbian love, psychology, lesbian couple, bisexual woman, older woman younger woman relationship, double life, unrequited love, lgbt, obsession ...
Place: new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city, connecticut, grand central station manhattan new york city ...
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 2K
Instinct (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In spite of her expertise and experience, a seasoned psychologist is completely infatuated with the sex offender she is treating in a penal institution.
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: doctor patient relationship, psychiatrist, psychopath, therapist, sexual abuse, psychotic, sexual assault, therapy, rape, moral dilemma, prisoner, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: netherlands
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
 6.8
 3K
Too Close (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 143 min.
TV show
Story: A dedicated forensic psychiatrist, Emma Robertson, is assigned to assess the sanity of Connie Mortensen, a “yummy mummy” accused of a despicable crime.
Style: melancholic, suspense, sincere, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: mental institution, doctor patient relationship, memory loss, husband wife relationship, psychiatric patient, grief, married couple, grieving mother, female psychopath, murder mystery, mental illness, mentally unstable ...
Place: england, london
Is relevant ?
Superchondriac (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Romain Faubert is a 39 year old, single, medical photographer... and a raging hypochondriac. His doctor and only friend Dr. Dimitri Zvenka thinks he knows the cure for Romain: dating! But with the arrival of freedom fighter Anton Miroslav, everyone ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, funny, sincere ...
Plot: hypochondriac, doctor patient relationship, misfit, buddies, social misfits, love and romance, looking for love, husband wife relationship, impersonating, brother sister relationship, mistaken identity, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 3K
Hippocrates (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Benjamin is meant to be a great doctor, he’s certain of it. But his first experience as a junior doctor in the hospital ward where his father works doesn’t turn out the way he hoped it would. Responsibility is overwhelming, his father is all but ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: hospital, doctor patient relationship, doctors and patients, workplace, workplace situations, nothing goes right, medicine, doctor, fear of death, father son relationship, disorder, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
Is relevant ?
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, captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: stalker, obsession, teenager, doctor patient relationship, abduction, hospital, surgeon, internet dating, mother daughter relationship, doctors and patients, teenage girl, nursing ...
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 112K
Patch Adams (1998)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Meet Patch Adams, a doctor who doesn't look, act or think like any doctor you've met before. For Patch, humor is the best medicine, and he's willing to do just anything to make his patients laugh - even if it means risking his own ...
Style: inspirational, touching, uplifting, tragicomedy, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: human spirit, medical school, medical profession, hospital, doctors and patients, friendship, compassion, unconventional method, clinic, doctor, hopes, nursing ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1969, year 1971
Place: usa, virginia
Is relevant ?
The King's Speech (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The King's Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George ('Bertie') reluctantly assumes the throne. Plagued by a dreaded stutter and considered unfit ...
Style: uplifting, inspirational, sincere, dramatic, serious ...
Plot: stuttering, british history, unlikely friendships, royal family, historical character, friendship, disability, queen, british royal family, king, aristocracy, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two, 20th century, 1940s, year 1939 ...
Place: england, britain, europe, london, buckingham palace ...
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 1K
Chocolate (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Brought together by meaningful meals in the past and present, a doctor and a chef are reacquainted when they begin working at a hospice ward.
Style: touching, suspenseful, suspense, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: doctor patient relationship, romance, hospital, chef, neurosurgeon, friends, lost love, old friends, love, love and romance, unfulfilled love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Is relevant ?
Red Band Society (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Children and teenagers become friends in a hospital where they are all patients. Together they try to escape the sad reality to create their own world with their own codes , while the nursing staff do their best to bring them a little happiness ...
Style: touching, captivating, serious, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: anorexia, teenage life, hospital, child cancer, friendship, teenager, sick child, doctors and patients, group of friends, life is a bitch, hopes, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
St. Giuseppe Moscati: Doctor to the Poor (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 200 min.
Story: Giuseppe Moscati, Doctor saint of Naples, was a doctor of the early twentieth century, from an aristocratic family devoted his career to serving the poor. The film focuses on the human side, partially leaving aside the spiritual part.
Style: touching, sincere, uplifting, inspirational, sentimental ...
Plot: belief in god, life philosophy, hospital, hopes, life & death, redemption, doctor, unconventional method, compassion, doctors and patients, doctor patient relationship, clinic ...
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 187K
Side Effects (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A woman turns to prescription medication as a way of handling her anxiety concerning her husband's upcoming release from prison.
Style: surprise ending, psychological, captivating, suspense, serious ...
Plot: murder, depression, deception, life turned upside down, psychiatrist, mental illness, doctors and patients, mentally unstable, dishonesty, manipulation, patient, mental institution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2004, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 300K
Seven Pounds (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An IRS agent with a fateful secret embarks on an extraordinary journey of redemption by forever changing the lives of seven strangers.
Style: touching, sad, emotional, compassionate, psychological ...
Plot: redemption, depression, life philosophy, life changing experience, self sacrifice, fall in love, true love, hopes, tragic event, vegetarian, sacrifice, secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: While serving time for insanity at a state mental hospital, implacable rabble-rouser, Randle Patrick McMurphy inspires his fellow patients to rebel against the authoritarian rule of head nurse, Mildred Ratched.
Style: psychological, tragicomedy, dramatic, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: mental institution, human spirit, fighting the system, freedom, insanity, unlikely friendships, nurse, mental illness, dehumanization, escaped mental patient, doctors and patients, self control ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: oregon
Is relevant ?
 8.7
 447K
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, witty, cynical, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: doctor, prodigy, dark humor, intelligence, patient, talented, loneliness, human nature, hospital, riddles and clues, loner, expert ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new jersey, usa
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 110
Fix You (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: How do you deal with anger? Where does happiness actually come from? These questions are at the heart of Fix You, a touching drama about a quirky psychiatrist on a mission to help people heal, and a rising star whose emotional wounds run deep. Lee ...
Style: psychological, sincere, humorous, emotional, captivating
Plot: psychiatrist, mental health, psychiatry, healing, doctor patient relationship, hospital, doctors, emotional manipulation, psychiatric patient, doctors and patients, korean, medical ...
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
You're Killing Me (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Joe just told his boyfriend, George, that he is a serial killer. George thinks that his boyfriend, Joe, is hilarious... and he just saw Patricia Arquette at Target!!! In the horror/comedy hybrid, 'You're Killing Me', we take a look at ...
Style: lgbt cinema, homoerotic, humorous, romantic, gay cinema
Plot: psychopath as protagonist, jealous boyfriend, serial killer, serial murder, criminal, gay lead character, doctor patient relationship, gay couple, murder, psychiatrist, animal cruelty, killer as protagonist ...
Place: los angeles
Is relevant ?
Irreplaceable (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: All the people in this countryside area, can count on Jean-Pierre, the doctor who auscultates them, heals and reassures them day and night, 7 days a week. Now Jean-Pierre is sick, so he sees Natalie, a young doctor, coming from the hospital to ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, semi serious, captivating
Plot: doctor, female doctor, doctor patient relationship, countryside, cancer, doctors, hospital, fighting illness, doctors and patients, treatment, coworker, illness ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
Is relevant ?
Mademoiselle Paradis (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 18th century Vienna. The true story of Maria Theresia von Paradis, a gifted piano player and close friend of Mozart’s, who lost her eye-sight as a child. Desperate to cure their talented daughter, the Paradis entrust Maria to Dr. Mesmer, a ...
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, atmospheric
Plot: female musician, pianist, blindness, therapy, piano, doctor patient relationship, doctor, loss of eyesight, patient, pregnant woman, musical performance, blind man ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: vienna, austria
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 54
75 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A car crash victim, humiliated housewife and two repressed teens are connected by their relationships with hard-working therapist Viola, who helps them battle their addictions while two disillusioned detectives struggle with the mounting war against ...
Style: suspense, psychological, tense, depressing, sad ...
Audience: kids
Plot: double life, strong female character, organized crime, secret life, drug use, friendship between men, secret, paranoia, doctor patient relationship, social realism, social problems, psychiatrist ...
Time: year 2016, 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, midwest, america, kentucky, ohio ...
Is relevant ?
Up Against Amanda (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After childhood abuse by her step-father and eight years in a juvenile psychiatric lockup, Amanda Lear is released. Her shrink is also her lover, who surreptitiously pays her rent on a nice house for a year. She moves in, takes one look at her ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: female stalker, stalking, neighbor, hidden camera, obsession, mind game, dangerous attraction, rivalry, mentally unstable, youth, femme fatale, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 188
Shipman (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: James Bolam portrays serial killer Dr. Harold Shipman in this made-for-TV drama. The film follows the story of Shipman, a general practitioner who throughout his career is believed to have killed as many as 250 of his patients. When the high death ...
Style: serious, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: doctor, serial killer, court, police investigation, police arrest, doctor patient relationship, murder, drug overdose, trust, forgery, old man, morphine ...
Is relevant ?
The 4th Floor (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Growing up together. All emotions pass the revue. Friendship and hope survive all.
Style: captivating, touching, sincere, disturbing
Plot: teen angst, friendship between boys, friendship, cancer, prank, doctor patient relationship, solidarity, hospital, human spirit, optimism, x ray, contest ...
Is relevant ?
Murder by Mail (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Dr. Peter Fales’s (Klaus Kinski) patients start getting annihilated by an unknown serial killer, he and his daughter Alison (Donna Wilkes) both come under suspicion. Part slasher film and part psychological thriller, Schizoid co-stars ...
Style: slasher, psychological, suspense, enigmatic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, patient, group therapy, serial killer, doctor patient relationship, threat, mental patient, suspicion, doctor, violence, anonymous letter, letter ...
Is relevant ?
 4.5
 226
Sally (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Jack is driving aimlessly on a road to nowhere with his imaginary girlfriend, Sally, when he meets Beth. The duo becomes a trio when escaped mental patient Bugs, also fixated on an imaginary woman named Sally, finds himself along for the ride with ...
Style: sentimental, touching, light, captivating, melancholic ...
Plot: doctor patient relationship, love, mental illness, road trip, medication, doctor, mental institution, nurse, escape, sex, small town, blonde ...
Place: minnesota
Is relevant ?
Extreme Measures (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Thriller about Guy Luthan (Hugh Grant), a British doctor working at a hospital in New York who starts making unwanted enquiries when the body of a man who died in his emergency room disappears. The trail leads Luthan to the door of the eminent ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, scary, bleak ...
Plot: hospital, investigation, medical research, doctor, doctors and patients, cure, uncover truth, morgue, homeless man, doctor patient relationship, frame up, emergency room ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
Is relevant ?
A Dangerous Method (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Seduced by the challenge of an impossible case, the driven Dr. Carl Jung takes the unbalanced yet beautiful Sabina Spielrein as his patient. Jung’s weapon is the method of his master, the renowned Sigmund Freud. Both men fall under Sabina’s ...
Style: psychological, sexy, intellectual, philosophical, talky ...
Plot: historical character, psychiatrist, psychoanalysis, introspection, s&m, psychologist, sexual perversion, mental illness, sexuality, patient, mentally unstable, psychology ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, year 1912, 1930s
Place: switzerland, europe, vienna, austria, zurich switzerland ...
Is relevant ?
Anger Management (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a small misunderstanding aboard an airplane escalates out of control, timid businessman Dave Buznik is ordered by the court to undergo anger management therapy at the hands of specialist Dr. Buddy Rydell. But when Buddy steps up his aggressive ...
Style: humorous, twists and turns, realistic, not serious, neurotic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: therapist, rage, anger, lawyer, psychology, unconventional method, doctors and patients, treatment, misfit partners, court, silly humor, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city, boston, bronx new york city ...
Is relevant ?