Best Movies About Physicians

New year, new you! Why not start the new year with indulging in a relaxing and entertaining pastime such as watching movies or TV shows? Whether you see them the first time or rediscover them doesn't matter - you can completely immerse in both.  That's why we thought to present you a list of great movies about physicians to snuggle up and watch, thus celebrating a new year, a new beginning.

Something the lord made

The movie is based on the true story of the “Blue baby doctor”, Alfred Blalock and his lab assistant, Vivian Thomas. They are trying to help babies with the blue baby condition by inventing the bypass surgery. Due to the racial conflicts in the middle of the 20th century, only Blalock gains recognition which results in stress between two of them.

Patch Adams

It’s the heroic story of a new doctor in the hospital, who is thinking and acting in a completely different way as his colleagues are. What’s his special method? Humor and pathos.

Dangerous Method

Carl Gustav Jung and Sigmund Freud are developing a deep professional relationship until some conflicts arise triggered by one of Jung’s patients, Sabina Spielriein. She is suffering from hysteria and treated by the therapeutic technic of Freud, psychoanalysis.

Awakenings

Dr. Malcolm Sayer is hired as a clinical physician at a psychiatric department of the hospital in Bainbridge, despite having only a research background. Most of his patients are in a semi-catatonic state since their childhood. However, they can’t talk and they express their emotions in a different way, Sayer believes that these patients are still living inside. The engaged doctor discovers new medication which can help revive these patients.

The Fountain

Three parallel stories about a man in different times. In each story he’s fighting for the eternity with his love.