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, captivating, emotional, exciting and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with lifesaver, danger, escapades, urban, heroes, supernatural, workplace, crimes, partners and hospital plots mostly in Drama, Action and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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lifesaver movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as lifesaver: The Call (2013), The Book Thief (2013), Touching Evil (2004), Medical Investigation (2004), Flight (2012), Ghetto (2005), The Homesman (2014), Strong Medicine (2000), Schindler's List (1993), Star-Crossed (2014).

List of lifesaver movies

 6.7
 103K
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, surprise ending, psychological, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, serial killer, psycho, woman in danger, danger, fear, murder, investigation, lifesaver, cell phone, control room, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.6
 118K
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: emotional, touching, sentimental, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: holocaust, adoption, family secret, human spirit, nazi germany, book, life is a bitch, jewish, world war two, youth, childhood, against humanity ...
Time: 30s, 40s, 1930s, 20th century, year 1938 ...
Place: germany, europe
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 7.9
 954
Touching Evil (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
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: track down, lifesaver, partners against crime, police investigation, murder investigation, special agents, crimes, danger, law enforcement, chases and races, hunt down, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco
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Medical Investigation (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense
Plot: public health, disease, investigation, epidemic, lifesaver, workplace situations, doctors and patients, mystery, workplace, danger, unconventional method, teamwork ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.3
 300K
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: tense, emotional, psychological, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: air disaster, pilot, stewardess, courage, trial, alcohol abuse, addiction, airplane, investigation, confession, drinking problem, airplane accident ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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 6.9
 1K
Ghetto (2005)
Genre: History, War
Country: Germany, Lithuania
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In 1942, in Vilna, the Nazi annihilate 55,000 Jews and squeeze the 15,000 survivors in a seven blocks ghetto. The twenty-two year old sadistic commander Kittel is assigned to administrate the ghetto in the capital of Lithuania, becoming the master ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, emotional, rough ...
Plot: holocaust, genocide, ghetto, moral dilemma, anti semitism, anti heroes, war, human nature, survival, against humanity, confined, lifesaver ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
Place: europe
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 6.6
 27K
The Homesman (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When three women living on the edge of the American frontier are driven mad by harsh pioneer life, the task of saving them falls to the pious, independent-minded Mary Bee Cuddy. Transporting the women by covered wagon to Iowa, she soon realizes just ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: old west, human nature, revenge, native american, mental illness, obsessive quest, partners, unlikely partners, anti heroes, misfit partners, danger, lifesaver ...
Time: 19th century
Place: cross country, usa, iowa, nebraska
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Strong Medicine (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The lives of staff in the womens' health clinic of a fictitious hospital in Philadelphia.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching, emotional
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, clinic, workplace situations, feminism, workplace, lifesaver, lifestyle, doctors and patients, family relations, boss and employee, gender, social differences ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia, medical school
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Schindler's List (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory during World War II.
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, ghetto, against humanity, anti semitism, rescue, genocide, survival, war, nazism, confined, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s, 1990s
Place: poland, germany, europe, israel
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 7.4
 16K
Star-Crossed (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When Emery was 6 years old, an alien spacecraft crash-landed in her small town. Whether they came in peace or with more sinister intentions didn't matter: a fierce battle erupted as humans fought for control over their new rivals, an alien ...
Style: touching, serious, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: forbidden love, benign alien, love and romance, supernatural romance, teenage love, high school life, space and aliens, alien encounter, fall in love, teenage life, impossible love, newcomer ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.8
 7K
The Listener (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Toby Logan is a highly skilled paramedic with a secret – he can read minds. Toby never really knew his parents and grew up in foster care, this coupled with his secret, which he shares with no one, has made him a bit of a loner. Until now, Toby ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, suspenseful, emotional
Plot: supernatural ability, supernatural, danger, investigation, uncover truth, haunted by the past, up and down relationship, telepathy, crimes, save the day, paramedic, psychic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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 7.0
 18K
Intelligence (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A drama centered on a high-tech intelligence operative who is enhanced with a super-computer microchip in his brain, and the director of the elite government cyber-security agency who supports him.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: inventions and discoveries, government agency, computers and web, espionage, heroes, resourceful, computer system, hi-tech, life risking, fellow agent, secret agents, working undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.9
 677
The Collector (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Collector is a Canadian supernatural drama television series about a man attempting to help save people who have bargained their souls with the Devil. After over 600 years of "collecting" the souls of people at the end of their 10-year ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, tense, gloomy, thought provoking
Audience: boys' night
Plot: unfulfillment, redemption, deal with the devil, hopes, haunted by the past, tragic hero, unfulfilled love, escapades, danger, supernatural, mystery, salvation ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s
Place: canada
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 8.1
 4K
Shaman King (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
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: exciting, semi serious, emotional, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: master warrior, ghost, contests and competitions, supernatural ability, friendship, samurai, good versus evil, youth, ambition, supernatural, shaman, championship ...
Place: japan
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Person of Interest (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Person of Interest follows former CIA paramilitary operative, John Reese, who is presumed dead and teams up with reclusive billionaire Finch to prevent violent crimes in New York City by initiating their own type of justice. With the special ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, clever, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: surveillance, hacker, computer system, hi-tech, partners against crime, crimes, fighting crime, artificial intelligence, secret, inventions and discoveries, heroes, computer genius ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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The Kid Who Would Be King (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Old-school magic meets the modern world when young Alex stumbles upon the mythical sword Excalibur. He soon unites his friends and enemies, and they become knights who join forces with the legendary wizard Merlin. Together, they must save mankind ...
Style: captivating, exciting, inspirational, fairy tale, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: magic, sword, teenage protagonist, schoolboy, final battle, evil woman, obsessive quest, friends, lifesaver, magician, destiny, female villain ...
Time: contemporary
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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: captivating, serious, sincere, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: spanish civil war, fascism, writer's life, against humanity, state affairs, uncover truth, society, change of heart, soldier, lifesaver, political unrest
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
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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: realistic, sincere, serious, emotional, touching ...
Plot: golden years, escapades, family relations, buried truth, elderly, concentration camp, uncover truth, lifesaver, self discovery, haunted by the past, obsessive quest, holocaust ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: serbia, europe
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 7.2
 559
Remedy (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Griffin Conner, a med-school dropout having left in a haze of disgrace, is forced to return to Bethune General Hospital as its newest orderly and work alongside his family.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching
Plot: workplace, hospital, siblings relations, favoritism among siblings, family relations, workplace situations, starting over, doctors and patients, hopes, boss and employee, lifesaver, chief of staff ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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 7.0
 825
The Smoke (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 44 min.
Story: An experienced fire fighter is badly injured and spends almost a year recovering at home. Now he returns to work, but is he as emotionally and physically sound as he thinks he is?
Style: exciting, realistic, emotional, suspenseful, serious
Plot: workplace, danger, firefighter, urban, workplace situations, lifesaver, rescue, injury, firemen, fire department
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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 7.6
 981
No. 6 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: In the near future, most of mankind now lives in a handful of city states. There, for the privileged elite, life should be perfect. But for young Sion, life has become a nightmare since letting a strange boy spend the night in his apartment. ...
Style: atmospheric, futuristic, exciting, serious, bleak ...
Plot: social differences, uncover truth, future dystopia, life turned upside down, escapades, plague, gay love, secret organization, runaway, supernatural, danger, youth ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
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 7.5
 602
Tiger & Bunny (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: Tiger & Bunny is a 2011 Japanese anime television series produced by Sunrise under the direction of Keiichi Satou. The screenplay was written by Masafumi Nishida, with original character design by Masakazu Katsura. The series began its ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: superhero, advertising, hotshot hero, save the day, partners against crime, crimes, genetically altered, good versus evil, heroic mission, escapades, imaginary, media sensation ...
Time: future
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Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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: stylized, serious, exciting
Plot: evil force, heroes, supernatural ability, deadly, redemption, supernatural, prince, haunted by the past, assassination attempt, lifesaver, danger, family relations ...
Place: japan, asia
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 7.0
 4K
Riley Rewind (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A high school girl named Riley has the ability to travel back in time and uses this power to save her friend who commits suicide.
Style: offbeat, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, high school, changing the past or future, life risking, imaginary, social relations, youth, prom, high school life, lifesaver, best friends, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 8.1
 2K
Sirens (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sirens is a British comedy-drama about an ambulance service team broadcast on Channel 4. It was first screened on 27 June 2011. The series is based on the book Blood, Sweat & Tea by Brian Kellett. The series is filmed predominantly in Leeds ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: injury, supportive coworker, workplace situations, coworker, doctors and patients, accident, boss, lifesaver, buddies, worn out, urban, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, yorkshire, northern england
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Johan Falk: GSI - Gruppen för särskilda insatser (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Johan works in tandem with the GSI organized crime unit to bring in a cadre of armored car robbers
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: robbery, organized crime, police, crimes, partners, fighting crime, dishonesty, gangsters, lifesaver, swat, police corruption, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
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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: semi serious, humorous
Plot: love triangle, kidnapping, love and romance, romance, crimes, bollywood, rejection, prank, gangsters, fall in love, lifesaver, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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If I Were You (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When a woman tries to outwit her husband's sexy young mistress, the unexpected consequences include starring as King Lear in a very amateur production - with the mistress, an aspiring actress, playing The Fool.
Style: realistic, touching, witty, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: urban, introspection, infidelity, hidden identity, dishonesty, disorder, lifesaver, family problems, partners, sex addict, switching roles, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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The Magic Flute (2006)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: During World War I, in an unnamed country, a soldier named Tamino is sent by the Queen of the Night to rescue her daughter Pamina from the clutches of the supposedly evil Sarastro. But all is not as it seems.
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, stylized, epic, surreal
Audience: date night
Plot: opera, danger, right hand man, military hospital, romance, battle zone, love and romance, master and servant, escapades, imaginary, heroic mission, save the princess ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe
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Trapper John, M.D. (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Trapper John, M.D. is an American television medical drama and spin-off of the film MASH, concerning a lovable doctor who became a mentor and father figure in San Francisco, California. The show ran on CBS from September 23, 1979, to September 4, ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, captivating
Plot: hospital, doctor, doctors and patients, workplace situations, lifesaver, power relations, workplace, latex gloves, medical, white coat, dental mask, nurse uniform ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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