Medical drama movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant medical drama movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out medical drama, captivating, realistic, serious, sincere and emotional films and TV shows about / with medical, doctor, hospital, workplace, doctors and patients, medicine, workplace situations, nurse, surgery and latex gloves plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, South Korea and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as medical drama: New Amsterdam (2018), Grey's Anatomy (2005), Code Black (2015), House (2004), The Good Doctor (2017), The Night Shift (2014), Pure Genius (2016), Medical Investigation (2004), Medical Top Team (2013), Monroe (2011).

List of medical drama movies

 8.0
 36K
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: medical, doctor, hospital, surgery, patient, physician, rivalry, nursing, medicine, cancer, coworker relationship, doctor patient relationship ...
Place: usa
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 7.6
 299K
Grey's Anatomy (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the personal and professional lives of a group of doctors at Seattle’s Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital.
Style: sentimental, sincere, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: doctor, hospital, doctors and patients, patient, workplace romance, surgeon, surgery, medical student, coworker relationship, workplace, medical, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, future, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa
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 8.0
 12K
Code Black (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Inspired by the award-winning documentary, this medical drama is set in the busiest and most notorious ER in the nation where the extraordinary staff confront a challenged system in order to protect their ideals and the patients who need them the ...
Style: suspense, touching, emotional, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: doctor, emergency room, hospital, medical profession, nurse, medical, reanimation, saving a life, coping, team, surgery, nursing ...
Place: los angeles
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 8.7
 453K
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, cynical, witty, psychological, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: doctor, talented, prodigy, mastermind, loner, patient, intelligence, expert, human nature, dark humor, hospital, unconventional method ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new jersey, usa
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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 ...
Audience: teens
Plot: autism, medical, doctor, talented, prodigy, hospital, surgeon, medicine, doctors, nurse, asperger's syndrome, physician ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, future
Place: san francisco
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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
Audience: teens
Plot: doctor, emergency room, hospital, medical, surgery, lifesaver, doctors and patients, 911, friendship, workplace, coldhearted, patient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas, san antonio texas
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 7.2
 5K
Pure Genius (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A young Silicon Valley tech-titan enlists a veteran surgeon with a controversial past in starting a hospital with a cutting-edge, new school approach to medicine.
Style: captivating, disturbing, touching, exciting, thought provoking ...
Plot: billionaire, genius, doctor, computer genius, hospital, medicine, fate of humanity, invention, technology, chance, treatment, medical
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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: medical, disease, epidemic, investigation, public health, mystery, teamwork, doctor, lifesaver, workplace situations, doctors and patients, infection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Medical Top Team (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: The medical drama focuses on the lives of doctors and nurses who are members of an elite medical team from the fictional Gwang Hae University Hospital.
Style: captivating, sincere, political, medical drama
Plot: medical profession, hospital, doctor, medical, doctors, teamwork, medicine, nurse, patient, workplace situations, workplace, physician ...
Place: south korea, korea
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 7.5
 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: hospital, medical, intern, workplace, doctor, treatment, patient, family problems, boss and employee, parents and children, doctors and patients, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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 7.1
 21K
Royal Pains (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A young E.R. doctor who, after being wrongly blamed for a patient's death, moves to the Hamptons and becomes the reluctant "doctor for hire" to the rich and famous. When the attractive administrator of the local hospital asks him to ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: doctor, doctors, doctors and patients, physician, family relations, high society, starting over, rich, health situation, career, millionaire, mogul ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, long island
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 7.0
 3K
Mercy (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mercy is a medical drama which aired on NBC from September 23, 2009 to May 12, 2010. The series initially aired on Wednesday nights at 8/7c, as part of the 2009 fall season, but was pushed back to 9/8c in April. On October 23, 2009, Mercy was ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nurse, ex military, doctor, medical, hospital, doctors and patients, workplace, friendship, friends, love triangle, coworker relationship, medicine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
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 7.4
 977
The Royal (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the staff and patients of a Yorkshire cottage hospital in the 60s, embroiled in tangled love lives and bitter power struggles.
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, psychological, serious ...
Plot: hospital, moral dilemma, doctors and patients, nursing, workplace, workplace situations, doctor, nurse, love, society, post war, countryside ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire, europe
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 8.4
 1K
Bodies (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Bodies is an award-winning British television medical drama produced by Hat Trick Productions for the BBC. Created by Jed Mercurio, the series began in 2004 and is based on his book Bodies. In December 2009, The Times ranked Bodies in 9th place in ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, medical drama
Plot: surgery, gynecologist, doctor, secret, mystery, workplace situations, workplace, new job, doctors, employer employee relationship, medical, hospital ...
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 7.1
 5K
Off the Map (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: La Ciudad de las Estrellas, a tiny town in the South American jungle, is home to an understaffed, understocked medical clinic where three idealistic doctors come looking for change.
Style: sincere, serious, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nurse, doctors and patients, doctor, patient, starting over, fish out of water, idealism, workplace, medical, career, surgery, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south america, latin america
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 6.6
 22K
Brain on Fire (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Susannah Cahalan, an up-and-coming journalist at the New York Post becomes plagued by voices in her head and seizures, causing a rapid descent into insanity.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, suspenseful, neurotic, medical drama
Plot: fighting illness, strong female lead, diagnosis, journalist, visual hallucination, hospital, doctor, female protagonist, newspaper reporter, catatonia, human brain, psychosis ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
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 6.6
 439
3 lbs (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: 3 lbs is a drama that aired on CBS from November 14 to 28, 2006, replacing the cancelled series Smith. The show itself was then canceled three weeks later due to poor ratings. The title refers to the fact that the average human brain weighs ...
Style: realistic, captivating, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: hospital, partners, reluctant partners, doctors and patients, doctor, power relations, workplace, neurosurgeon, friendship, rivalry, medicine, surgeon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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 8.4
 253K
Scrubs (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: In the unreal world of Sacred Heart Hospital, John "J.D" Dorian learns the ways of medicine, friendship and life.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, surreal, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: doctor, doctors and patients, hospital, workplace situations, workplace romance, medical, friendship, love and romance, mentor, medical student, friends, roommate ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, california
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 7.6
 12K
Dr. Death (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 403 min.
TV show
Story: The terrifying true story of Dr. Christopher Duntsch, a flourishing Dallas neurosurgeon whose patients suddenly begin becoming permanently maimed or dead. As victims piled up, two fellow physicians set out to stop him.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: surgery, surgeon, coworker, medical malpractice, violence, medicine, social problems, surgical operation, medical examination, workplace, physician, crimes ...
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 7.7
 56K
Nip/Tuck (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Hotshot plastic surgeons Dr. Sean McNamara and Dr. Christian Troy experience full-blown midlife crises as they confront career, family and romance problems.
Style: sexy, realistic, stylized, disturbing, erotic ...
Plot: womanizer, plastic surgery, friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief), doctor, family problems, surgical operation, family relations, physical appearance, jealousy, surgery, partnership ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, contemporary
Place: miami, california, usa, los angeles, florida
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 8.4
 57K
M*A*S*H (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The 4077th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital is stuck in the middle of the Korean war. With little help from the circumstances they find themselves in, they are forced to make their own fun. Fond of practical jokes and revenge, the doctors, nurses, ...
Style: sitcom, cynical, humorous, clever, realistic ...
Plot: doctors and patients, military hospital, doctor, korean war, military life, surgery, friendship, military, medical, sergeant, combat casualty, u.s. army ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: korea
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 6.8
 4K
Chicago Hope (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Chicago Hope is an American medical drama television series, created by David E. Kelley. It ran on CBS from September 18, 1994, to May 4, 2000. The series is set in a fictional private charity hospital in Chicago, Illinois. The show is set to return ...
Style: emotional, serious, talky, touching, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, medical, doctor, doctors and patients, medicine, chief of staff, workplace, human nature, workplace situations, boss and employee, administration, medical research ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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General Hospital (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Families, friends, enemies and lovers experience life-changing events in the large upstate New York city of Port Charles, which has a busy hospital, upscale hotel, cozy diner and dangerous waterfront frequented by the criminal underworld.
Style: twists and turns, serious, emotional, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: hospital, rivalry, parents and children, manipulation, intrigue, dishonesty, siblings relations, family life, family business, family in crisis, doctor, women ...
Time: 2010s, 70s, 90s, 60s, 2020s ...
Place: usa, new york
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St. Elsewhere (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: St. Elsewhere is an American medical drama television series that originally ran on NBC from October 26, 1982 to May 25, 1988. The series starred Ed Flanders, Norman Lloyd and William Daniels as teaching doctors at a lightly-regarded Boston hospital ...
Style: realistic, talky, serious, witty, captivating ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, medical, dark humor, workplace, doctors and patients, power relations, intern, workplace situations, surgery, emergency room, realism ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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 7.8
 60K
ER (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Explores the inner workings of an urban teaching hospital and the critical issues faced by the dedicated physicians and staff of its overburdened emergency room.
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, emergency room, surgical operation, female doctor, doctors and patients, medical, workplace situations, workplace romance, interracial relations, surgery, nurse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
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Medical Team: Lady Davinci's Diagnosis (2016)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Shiho works as a neurosurgeon at Nishitokyo General Hospital. She decides to quit her profession after hallucinating during surgery. Her ex-teacher Masayuki Kitabatake is the director at Tokyo University Hospital and he persuades Shiho to work at ...
Style: sincere, captivating, tense, suspense, medical drama
Plot: medical, hospital, coworker, doctors, workplace situations, female doctor, fighting illness, physician, doctors and patients, saving a life, female protagonist, doctor patient relationship ...
Place: japan
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 7.8
 26K
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 ...
Audience: teens
Plot: medical, doctor, hospital, emergency room, doctors and patients, medical student, nurse, treatment, intern, surgery, workplace intrigue, doctors ...
Place: atlanta georgia, georgia
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 7.6
 25K
Chicago Med (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: An emotional thrill ride through the day-to-day chaos of the city's most explosive hospital and the courageous team of doctors who hold it together. They will tackle unique new cases inspired by topical events, forging fiery relationships in ...
Style: serious, exciting, sincere, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: doctor, doctors and patients, medical, patient, medical profession, hospital, medical student, nurse, emergency room, doctors, physician, coworker ...
Place: chicago illinois
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 7.7
 3K
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, strong female lead, romance, doctor, surgeon, coworker, doubts and hesitations, fall in love, hospital, teacher, wedding ...
Place: south korea, korea
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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: teens, girls' night
Plot: doctor, hospital, supernatural, doctors and patients, coma, surgeon, medical, ghost, patient, surgery, staff, medicine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
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