Medical movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant medical movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out medical drama, realistic, captivating, serious, emotional and sincere films and TV shows about / with medical, doctor, hospital, latex gloves, doctors and patients, surgery, workplace, medicine, medical mask and workplace situations plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, South Korea, Australia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as medical: Descendants of the Sun (2016), The Resident (2018), Body of Proof (2011), The Good Doctor (2017), Sklifosovsky (2012), New Amsterdam (2018), The Night Shift (2014), Doctor's Diary (2008), Medical Investigation (2004), Hospital Playlist (2020).

List of medical movies

Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 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, uplifting, emotional, realistic, factual ...
Plot: medical, against the odds, neurosurgeon, african american, surgery, human spirit, ambition, doctor, follow your dream, rise to the top, dream come true, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, detroit, west germany
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Descendants of the Sun (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A drama about the love of people who get closer as they learn to be considerate of each other in desperate times and sacrifices made by people who throw themselves into natural disasters.
Style: romantic, light, scenic, humorous, multicultural
Plot: korean, friendship, soldier, medical, military officer, army, doctor, military, romance, surgeon, hospital, playing footsie ...
Place: korea
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 7.9
 25K
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 ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, medical, doctors and patients, emergency room, medical student, nurse, treatment, intern, surgery, workplace intrigue, patient ...
Place: atlanta georgia, georgia
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 7.1
 18K
Body of Proof (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Body of Proof is an American medical drama television series that ran on ABC from March 29, 2011 to May 28, 2013 and starred Dana Delany as medical examiner Dr. Megan Hunt. The series was created by Chris Murphey and produced by ABC Studios. The ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: forensics, who done it, investigation, unconventional method, law enforcement, bodies, medical examiner, murder investigation, relationship vs career, talented, medical, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
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The Good Doctor (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: A young surgeon with Savant syndrome is recruited into the surgical unit of a prestigious hospital. The question will arise: can a person who doesn't have the ability to relate to people actually save their lives?
Style: clever, serious, emotional, psychological, talky ...
Plot: autism, hospital, talented, surgeon, doctor, prodigy, medicine, medical, doctors, physician, talent, male doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: san francisco
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 6.6
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Sklifosovsky (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A series centered around a fictional hospital staff, and inspired by the name of a Moldovan surgeon - Nikolay Sklifosovsky.
Style: captivating, sincere, touching, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: medical, doctor, hospital, nurse, russian, workplace situations, male female relationship, coworker relationship, doctors, doctors and patients, sick, treatment ...
Time: 21st century
Place: russia
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 8.0
 35K
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: hospital, medical, doctor, patient, surgery, physician, medicine, rivalry, nursing, coworker relationship, cancer, workplace ...
Place: 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
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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Doctor's Diary (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
TV show
Story: Doctor’s Diary is a German-Austrian medical drama, that aired for three seasons from 2008 to 2011 on RTL in a coproduction with ORF. The focus of the series is the young doctor Margarete "Gretchen“ Haase, who wants to make a career in a ...
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, sincere
Plot: medical, couple relations, friendship, hospital, doctors and patients, love and romance, workplace romance, coworker relationship, female doctor, doctor, workplace intrigue, romancing partners ...
Place: germany
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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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Hospital Playlist (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
TV show
Story: Every day is extraordinary for five doctors and their patients inside a hospital, where birth, death and everything in between coexist.
Style: sincere, captivating, sentimental, realistic, touching ...
Plot: medical, patient, doctor, friendship, hospital, medical profession, job, surgeon, coworker relationship, treatment, doctors and patients, divorced man ...
Place: korea
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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, hospital, surgery, gangsters, doctor, moral dilemma, power relations, family relations, workplace, crimes, workplace situations, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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Miracles from Heaven (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: \When Christy discovers her 10-year-old daughter Anna has a rare, incurable disease, she becomes a ferocious advocate for her daughter’s healing as she searches for a solution. After Anna has a freak accident and falls three stories, a miracle ...
Style: christian film, inspirational, sentimental, thought provoking, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: sick child, miraculous event, little girl, christian, child protagonist, medical, illness, faith, leukemia, heaven, parent child relationship, christianity ...
Place: boston
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 5.6
 505
Johanna (2005)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Hungary
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Johanna, a young drug addict, falls into a deep coma after an accident. Doctors miraculously manage to save her from death's doorstep. Touched by grace, Johanna cures patients by offering her body. The head doctor is frustrated by her continued ...
Style: serious, realistic, experimental, atmospheric, sexy ...
Plot: medical, opera, hospital, old man, prostitute, life is a bitch, drug abuse, addiction, doctors and patients, rehabilitation, healing power, coma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
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 8.1
 2K
Good Doctor (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: As a child, Park Shi On was sent to a specialized care center, where he discovered genius capacities for his autism. Coupled with an exceptional memory and keen spatial skills, the young savant eventually entered pediatric residency, where he ...
Style: medical drama
Plot: medical, medical profession, doctor, hospital, pediatrician, surgery, autism, genius, social awkwardness, prodigy, doctor patient relationship, social relations ...
Place: south korea, korea
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Emily Owens M.D. (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Emily Owens, M.D. is an American medical drama television series created by Jennie Snyder Urman. It was picked up by The CW on May 11, 2012, It premiered on The CW on October 16, 2012, and aired on Tuesdays at 9:00 pm Eastern/8:00 pm Central. On ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, sincere, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: doctor, hospital, medical, workplace, love and romance, workplace romance, lifestyle, intern, workplace situations, treatment, surgery, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colorado
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 7.6
 1K
Monroe (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Monroe is a British medical drama television series created and written by Peter Bowker and produced by Mammoth Screen for the ITV network. The series follows a neurosurgeon named Gabriel Monroe, played by James Nesbitt. The six-part series was ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, witty, talky ...
Plot: medical, hospital, intern, workplace, treatment, patient, family problems, boss and employee, parents and children, doctors and patients, workplace situations, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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Doctor Stranger (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: As a child, Park Hoon and his dad were kidnapped and taken to North Korea. He grew up there, learning to be a doctor just like his father. When Park Hoon escapes back to South Korea and begins work at a prestigious hospital, he makes it his goal to ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, psychological, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: korean, medical, medical profession, doctor, medicine, patient, nurse, heroes, romance, family relations, dishonesty, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, korea
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 6.6
 3K
Heartbeat (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the real life and achievements of Dr. Kathy Magliato, this unique character-driven medical drama follows Dr. Alex Panttiere, an outspoken world-renowned heart-transplant surgeon and one of the few women in her field. Stubborn and fearless, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, captivating, tense ...
Plot: female doctor, strong female lead, surgeon, medical, hospital, female protagonist, doctor patient relationship, coworker relationship, relationship problems, saving a life, workaholic, working woman ...
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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: sincere, uplifting, serious, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: interracial relations, prejudice, human spirit, surgery, medical, racism, university, patient, laboratory, talented, blacks and whites, partners ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, 50s, 70s ...
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa, nashville tennessee, south africa
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 5.0
 4K
Anatomy 2 (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The doctor and soccer player in the leisure time Jo Hauser decides to move to Berlin and be an intern in a famous clinic, expecting to increase his knowledge and expertize, and help his handicap brother Willi Hauser. He joins a secret fraternity of ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: medical, anatomy, hospital, serial killer, investigation, crimes, medical school, intern, surgery, doctor, supernatural ability, leadership ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
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All Creatures Great and Small (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: All Creatures Great and Small is a British television series, based on the books of the British veterinary surgeon Alf Wight, who wrote under the pseudonym James Herriot. Ninety episodes were aired over two three-year runs. The first run was based ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: veterinarian, pets, medical, workplace, doctors and patients, family relations, family business, village life, boss and employee, animal training, veterinary clinic, animal life ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: yorkshire, europe, england, cornwall
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 8.2
 1K
Doctor John (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: Cha Yo-Han—an arrogant but genius doctor of anesthesiology—and Kang Shi-Young—a smart, warm resident of anesthesiology—work together to help people with mysterious cases of acute or chronic pain.
Style: witty, realistic, emotional, medical drama
Plot: medical, doctor, genius, teamwork, coworker relationship, doctor patient relationship, friendship, doctors and patients, prodigy, medical profession, love, follow your dream ...
Place: south korea
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 7.7
 2K
Doctors (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When Hye-Jung was young, her life was difficult. She was good at fighting, but also studied well. Overcoming her tough situation, she is now a doctor.
Style: captivating, sentimental, thought provoking, disturbing, medical drama
Plot: medical profession, medical, romance, strong female lead, doctor, surgeon, coworker, doubts and hesitations, fall in love, hospital, teacher, wedding ...
Place: south korea, korea
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12 Hour Shift (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's 1998 and over the course of one 12-hour shift at an Arkansas hospital, a junkie nurse, her scheming cousin and a group of black market organ-trading criminals start a heist that could lead to their collective demise.
Style: psychotronic, semi serious, realistic, tense
Plot: medical, female psychopath, doctors and patients, coldhearted, nurse, brutality, sister sister relationship, surgery, murder, medicine, organ transplant, workplace situations ...
Time: year 1999
Place: arkansas
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 5.2
 46K
Flatliners (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Five medical students, hoping to gain insight into the mystery of what lies beyond the confines of life, embark on a daring and dangerous experiment. By stopping their hearts for short periods of time, each triggers a near-death experience. As the ...
Style: serious, surprise ending, disturbing, light, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: medical experiment, paranormal, near death experience, death, medical student, afterlife, experiment, morgue, paranoia, guilt, haunted by the past, friendship ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s, year 2017
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Doctor Doctor (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Hugh Knight, a rising heart surgeon who is gifted, charming and infallible. He is a hedonist who, due to his sheer talent, believes he can live outside the rules. His "work hard, play harder" philosophy is about to come back ...
Style: light, ironic, emotional, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: doctor, medical, small town, surgeon, physician, medicine, family relations, love and romance, workplace situations, workplace, fired from the job, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
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 7.6
 1K
Wakefield (2021)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Australia
TV show
Story: Nikhil Katira is a psychiatric nurse working at Wakefield, a facility perched on the edge of Australia's spectacular Blue Mountains. There's one problem - while his patients are getting better, he's getting worse.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, psychological thriller
Plot: mental institution, medical, psychiatric ward, psychiatry, doctor patient relationship, psychiatrist, insane, psychologist, introspection, medicine, self discovery, physician ...
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 5.2
 9K
Awoken (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Karla, a young medical student, is trying to cure her brother, Blake, from a terminal sleep illness called Fatal Familial Insomnia, where you are unable to sleep until you die. On her quest to treat him, a more sinister reason for his condition is ...
Style: psychological
Plot: medical, terminal illness, cure, medicine, disease, student, insomnia, nightmare, illness, treatment, dreaming, medical student ...
Place: south australia, australia, adelaide south australia
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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: girls' night
Plot: doctor, hospital, doctors and patients, coma, supernatural, surgeon, ghost, patient, surgery, staff, medical, figment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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