Lifesaver movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant lifesaver movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, exciting and captivating films and TV shows about / with lifesaver, danger, friendship, death, hospital, heroes, destiny, crimes, courage and murder plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, Japan and other countries.
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lifesaver movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as lifesaver: The Night Shift (2014), Chicago Fire (2012), The Call (2013), The Secret of NIMH (1982), Sirens (2014), Flight (2012), The Amazing Spider-Man (2012), Defendor (2009), Iron Man 3 (2013), The Book Thief (2013).

List of lifesaver movies

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
Plot: hospital, doctor, emergency room, lifesaver, surgery, doctors and patients, medical, 911, workplace, coldhearted, patient, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas, san antonio texas
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 8.2
 54K
Chicago Fire (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: An edge-of-your-seat view into the lives of everyday heroes committed to one of America's noblest professions. For the firefighters, rescue squad and paramedics of Chicago Firehouse 51, no occupation is more stressful or dangerous, yet so ...
Style: exciting, tense, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, fire department, fire brigade, paramedic, rescue, crime investigation, teamwork, life risking, responsibility, lifesaver, friendship, emergency ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
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 6.7
 121K
The Call (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jordan Turner is an experienced 911 operator but when she makes an error in judgment and a call ends badly, Jordan is rattled and unsure if she can continue. But when teenager Casey Welson is abducted in the back of a man's car and calls 911, ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, twist ending, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, serial killer, child abduction, psycho, 911, investigation, murder, youth, graphic violence, lifesaver, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Secret of NIMH (1982)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A widowed field mouse must move her family -- including an ailing son -- to escape a farmer's plow. Aided by a crow and a pack of superintelligent, escaped lab rats, the brave mother struggles to transplant her home to firmer ground.
Style: touching, feel good, atmospheric, witty, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: mouse, heroic mission, lifesaver, adventure, laboratory, friendship, against the odds, rescue, widow, cure, family problems, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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 7.8
 6K
Sirens (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A comedy that follows three Chicago EMTs who despite their narcissistic and self-destructive personalities are uniquely qualified to save lives.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, realistic
Plot: paramedic, lifesaver, rookie, workplace, supportive coworker, workplace situations, ambulance, friendship between men, friendship, workplace humor, medical, self destructing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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 7.3
 347K
Flight (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Commercial airline pilot Whip Whitaker has a problem with drugs and alcohol, though so far he's managed to complete his flights safely. His luck runs out when a disastrous mechanical malfunction sends his plane hurtling toward the ground. Whip ...
Style: psychological, tense, heroic, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: airplane, air disaster, alcohol abuse, pilot, courage, stewardess, disaster, addiction, court, investigation, lifesaver, airplane accident ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Peter Parker is an outcast high schooler abandoned by his parents as a boy, leaving him to be raised by his Uncle Ben and Aunt May. Like most teenagers, Peter is trying to figure out who he is and how he got to be the person he is today. As Peter ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, sentimental, heroic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, super powers, secret identity, superhuman powers, teenage superhero, good versus evil, double life, transformation, vigilantism, monster, masked vigilante, genetic engineering ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
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 6.8
 37K
Defendor (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A crooked cop, a mob boss and the young girl they abuse are the denizens of a city's criminal underworld. It's a world that ordinary Arthur Poppington doesn't understand and doesn't belong in, but is committed to fighting when he ...
Style: tragicomedy, realistic, sincere, brutal, stylized ...
Plot: delusion, superhero, lifesaver, wannabe, secret identity, vigilantism, crimes, friendship, righting the wronged, undercover, obsession, crime fighter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.1
 824K
Iron Man 3 (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution.
Style: exciting, witty, suspenseful, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, hotshot hero, flying superhero, heroes, androids and robots, good versus evil, prodigy, lifesaver, scientist, hi-tech, war on terror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 20th century, year 2012 ...
Place: california, malibu california, tennessee, america, miami ...
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 7.5
 134K
The Book Thief (2013)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 131 min.
Story: While subjected to the horrors of WWII Germany, young Liesel finds solace by stealing books and sharing them with others. Under the stairs in her home, a Jewish refuge is being sheltered by her adoptive parents.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, serious, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war two, holocaust, jewish, human spirit, childhood, nazi germany, adoption, teenage girl, against humanity, war, nazi, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, year 1938, year 1942 ...
Place: germany, europe
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Birdy the Mighty: Decode (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: While pursuing fugitives the Space Federation police officer Birdy Cephon Altera finds herself on Earth.
Style: humorous, stylized, futuristic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: special agents, evil alien, adventure, undercover, supernatural, fighting crime, escapades, police detective, space and aliens, youth, intergalactic, lifesaver ...
Place: japan, asia
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Unlimited Psychic Squad (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: A breeze flutters the lovely silver hair atop the head of a young man wearing a uniform so black, it seems to be mourning something. His name is Hyoubu Kyousuke. He commands the criminal esper organization P.A.N.D.R.A. and continues to soar on ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, exciting, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, rebellion, on the run, supernatural ability, revolution, escapades, mind control, lifesaver, fugitives, supernatural, genetically altered, teleportation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, new york, asia
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Soldiers of Salamina (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Professor Lola Sánchez investigates the truth behind the events experienced by Rafael Sánchez Mazas, one of the founders of the Falange Española party, during the Spanish Civil War.
Style: suspenseful, sincere, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: spanish civil war, writer's life, uncover truth, change of heart, soldier, lifesaver, political unrest, society, against humanity, creative block, fascism, state affairs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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Touching Evil (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Returning from a year-long psychological leave of absence after surviving an almost-fatal gunshot wound to the head, Detective David Creegan is assigned to the FBI's Organized and Serial Crime Unit – a rapid-response, elite crime ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: partners against crime, lifesaver, track down, police investigation, murder investigation, law enforcement, hunt down, crimes, special agents, serial killer, police detective, fbi ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco
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Edges of the Lord (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A 12-year-old Jewish boy hides with a family of Catholic peasant farmers to escape the Nazis.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: holocaust, village, survival, hidden identity, human spirit, against humanity, life is a bitch, society, fish out of water, anti semitism, wartime life, lifesaver ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: poland, europe, vatican
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 7.2
 6K
John Rabe (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, China, Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A true-story account of a German businessman who saved more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanjing massacre in 1937-38.
Style: tense, disturbing, realistic, bleak, serious ...
Plot: war crime, rescue, heroes, atrocity, lifesaver, war, confined, wartime life, selflessness, righting the wronged, disorder, chaos ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1937, year 1938
Place: china, japan, asia
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Medical Investigation (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Medical Investigation was an American medical drama television series that began September 9, 2004, on NBC. It ran for 20 one-hour episodes before being cancelled in 2005. The series was co-produced by Paramount Network Television and NBC Universal ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: disease, investigation, epidemic, medical, public health, mystery, plague, teamwork, workplace situations, doctors and patients, lifesaver, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.3
 11K
In Darkness (2011)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland, Germany, Canada
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A dramatization of one man's rescue of Jewish refugees in the Nazi-occupied Polish city of Lvov. In Darkness tells the true story of Leopold Soha who risks his own life to save a dozen people from certain death. Initially only interested in his ...
Style: disturbing, sincere, uplifting, harsh, serious ...
Plot: holocaust, jewish, atrocity, survival, german, underground, refugee, mistrust, thief, sewer, human spirit, rescue ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 2000s, year 2008, year 1945
Place: poland, europe, germany, israel
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Combat Hospital (2011)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Combat Hospital was a Canadian-British medical drama television series, filmed in Toronto, that debuted on Global in Canada on 21 June 2011. In the United States, it aired on ABC. Its final episode was broadcast on 6 September 2011. The series was ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, emotional, tense ...
Plot: military hospital, military, life is a bitch, workplace, lifesaver, wartime life, military life, surgery, power relations, patient, newcomer, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2006
Place: middle east, afghanistan
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 18K
Easy Money (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A three-tiered story centered around drugs and organized crime, and focused on a young man who becomes a runner for a coke dealer.
Style: serious, psychological, rough, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug lord, betrayal, taxi driver, cocaine, drug dealing, criminal heroes, gangsters, dishonesty, lifesaver, one last job, crimes, unlikely criminals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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 7.5
 12K
Early Edition (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: Gary Hobson thinks he may even be losing his mind when tomorrow's newspaper mysteriously arrives today giving him a disconcerting look into the future. What will he do with tomorrow's news? While his best friend Chuck sees the newspaper as ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, serious, clever
Plot: changing the past or future, cat, newspaper, friendship, destiny, race against time, lifesaver, heroes, buddies, save the day, supernatural power, altering history ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, future
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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The Crimson Field (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In a tented field hospital on the coast of France, a team of doctors, nurses and women volunteers work together to heal the bodies and souls of men wounded in the trenches.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, melancholic, suspenseful ...
Plot: nurse, military hospital, wartime life, friendship, army, world war one, lifesaver, love triangle, french, german, nursing, doctors and patients ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: france, europe
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 7.8
 18K
Human Target (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Human Target is an American action drama television series that was broadcast by Fox in the United States. Based loosely on the Human Target comic book character created by Len Wein and Carmine Infantino for DC Comics, it is the second series based ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bodyguard, mercenary, characters in danger, fistfight, hidden identity, heroes, teamwork, disguise, private detective, team, peril, expert ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco
Is relevant ?
 8.1
 6K
Shaman King (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Asakura Yoh is a shaman, a person who communicates with ghosts. He enters the Shaman Fight, for whoever wins the tournament gets to commune with the Great Spirit, God . . . that and his fiance Anna wants to be the wife of the Shaman King. Helping ...
Style: emotional, exciting, semi serious, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, ghost, friends, youth, supernatural ability, good versus evil, rivalry, master warrior, shaman, samurai, contests and competitions, ambition ...
Place: japan
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When Day Breaks (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Serbia, France, Croatia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of a retired music professor, Misha Brankov, who under unusual circumstances discovers his true origins. At the place where once stood a Nazi concentration camp for Jews during World War II, a metal box filled with documents is found. It ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: haunted by the past, self discovery, uncover truth, elderly, hidden truth, family relations, escapades, obsessive quest, holocaust, concentration camp, lifesaver, golden years ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: serbia, europe
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Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Balsa the spearwoman is a wandering warrior, who takes on the task of saving lives, in atonement for a past sin. On her journey, she happens to save a prince, and is tasked with becoming his bodyguard. And he is going to need one, for his own ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, captivating, tense
Plot: master warrior, redemption, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, heroic mission, supernatural, family relations, save the kingdom, lifesaver, adventure, parents and children, evil force ...
Place: japan, asia
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Main Tera Hero (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: This love story begins with the mischievous, clever, charming, a daredevil and the HERO who falls in love with Sunaina. How can a Hero’s love story be complete without a villain! So walks in Angad the corrupt cop, who wants to forcibly marry ...
Style: humorous, tense, captivating, light, semi serious
Plot: love triangle, college dropout, romance, kidnapping, disorder, crimes, prank, fall in love, lifesaver, rejection, coming of age, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 833
Penguindrum (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: A terminally ill girl named Himari Takakura is miraculously saved from death by a strange spirit who resides in a penguin-shaped hat. However, in exchange for extending her life, the spirit tasks Himari's brothers, Kanba and Shōma, to seek out ...
Style: humorous, surreal, twists and turns, captivating, tense ...
Plot: destiny, resurrection, reincarnation, mystery, supernatural, terminal illness, lifesaver, family relations, riddles and clues, penguins, back from the dead, friendship ...
Place: japan, asia
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 7.7
 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, dealer, addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
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He Was a Quiet Man (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A troubled loner, Bob Maconel, imagines blowing up the tower in Los Angeles where he works. He takes a revolver to his office intent on killing colleagues, and then himself. At home, he holds conversations with his fish, who encourage him to do it. ...
Style: psychological, surreal, disturbing, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: loner, office, disability, surrealism, suicide attempt, workplace, crimes, self discovery, humiliation, workplace situations, loser, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: usa, los angeles
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