Movies and TV shows like The Office

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The Office
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The everyday lives of office employees in the Scranton, Pennsylvania branch of the fictional Dunder Mifflin Paper Company.
Style: humorous, talky, realistic, not serious, witty, clever, offbeat, cynical, based on british tv series
Audience: date night
Plot: obnoxious boss, office, boss and employee, workplace situations, sitcom, salesman, workplace romance, job, love and romance, promotion, social differences, gay joke, workplace humor, career, team, goofy hero, disorder, intern, social awkwardness, taunting, new job, workplace, small town, employment, employer employee relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, new york, usa
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The IT Crowd
Comedy
UK
25 min.
 8.5
Jeeves and Wooster
Comedy
UK
55 min.
 8.4
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Most similar movies to The Office

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, not serious and witty films and TV series with plots about workplace, sitcom, disorder, workplace situations, friends, friendship and power relations mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like The Office: Parks and Recreation (2009), Interny (2010), The IT Crowd (2006), Jeeves and Wooster (1990), 30 Rock (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Parks and Recreation
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Hilarious ensemble comedy that follows Leslie Knope, a mid-level bureaucrat in the Parks and Recreation Department of Pawnee, Indiana, and her tireless efforts to make her quintessentially American town just a little bit more fun.
Style: not serious, humorous, talky, realistic, clever
Plot: sitcom, small town life, office, workplace situations, female protagonist, joke, employer employee relationship, political satire, politics, workaholic, office romance, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
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Interny
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Medical sitcom Ivan Okhlobystin about doctors who still do not know how to treat, but know how to make people laugh. The main characters of the sitcom - four interns. They always get into stupid situations, and their leader Dr. Bykov pleasure of ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: medical student, hospital, doctors and patients, obnoxious boss, workplace situations, doctor, workplace romance, social awkwardness, russian, health situation, friendship, medicine ...
Time: 21st century
Place: russia, europe
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    User:   43%
 
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It's the 1970s, and San Diego super-sexist anchorman Ron Burgundy is the top dog in local TV, but that's all about to change when ambitious reporter Veronica Corningstone arrives as a new employee at his station.
Style: humorous, stylized, not serious, funny, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, parody, journalism, stupidity, workplace, cult, sexism, buddies, dumb, battle of the sexes, ego clash, media satire ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, san diego california
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System:   39%
    User:   38%
 
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The IT Crowd
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: UK Comedy series about two I.T. nerds and their clueless female manager, who work in the basement of a very successful company. When they are called on for help, they are never treated with any respect at all.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, clever ...
Plot: sitcom, office, social misfits, geek, boss and employee, verbal byplay, computers and web, workplace situations, workplace, misfit, obnoxious boss, computer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   39%
    User:   100%
 
Jeeves and Wooster
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Jeeves and Wooster is a British comedy-drama series adapted by Clive Exton from P.G. Wodehouse's "Jeeves" stories. The series was a collaboration between Brian Eastman of Picture Partnership Productions and Granada Television. It ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, clever ...
Plot: master and servant, boss and employee, rich and poor, social differences, society, power relations, valet, servant, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, disorder ...
Time: 20s, 30s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: england, europe, usa, london
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    User:   100%
 
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30 Rock
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: 30 Rock is an American television comedy series that ran on NBC from October 11, 2006, to January 31, 2013, and was created by Tina Fey. The series, which is loosely based on Fey's experiences as head writer for Saturday Night Live, takes place ...
Style: clever, not serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, showbiz, jazz, writer's life, verbal byplay, workplace, tv show, boss and employee, writing, employer employee relationship, office, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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    User:   34%
 
 8.1
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Workaholics
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Workaholics is an American sitcom that premiered on Comedy Central on April 5, 2011. The series is in its third season, and is predominantly written by its stars Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine, Anders Holm, and co-creator Kyle Newacheck who play, ...
Style: humorous, situational comedy, realistic, light, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, buddies, office, workplace situations, twentysomething life, disorder, call center, roommate, coworker, employer employee relationship, workplace romance, everyday life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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    User:   37%
 
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Veep
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: A look into American politics, revolving around former Senator Selina Meyer who finds being Vice President of the United States is nothing like she expected and everything everyone ever warned her about.
Style: not serious, political comedy, clever, witty, cynical ...
Plot: vice president, politics, political satire, sitcom, workplace situations, administration, reporter, mishap, assistant, verbal byplay, state affairs, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   41%
 
 6.7
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2 Broke Girls
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Comedy about the unlikely friendship that develops between two very different young women who meet waitressing at a diner in trendy Williamsburg, Brooklyn, and form a bond over one day owning their own successful cupcake business. Only one thing ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, light, motivational ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, sitcom, workplace situations, female friendship, money raising, small business, supportive friend, waitress, financial problem, ambitious, cupcake, brooklyn new york city ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   37%
 
 7.3
 24K
Spin City
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Spin City is a smart, sophisticated sitcom about the behind-the-scenes workings of City Hall in the biggest city in America. Workaholic Mike Flaherty is the Deputy Mayor of New York City, serving as Mayor Randall Winston's key strategist and ...
Style: not serious, talky, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, politics, boss and employee, mayor, workplace situations, state affairs, disorder, workplace, workplace romance, media satire, political intrigue, campaign ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 2000s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   40%
 
 7.5
 11K
Outsourced
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Outsourced is an American television sitcom set in an Indian workplace. It is based on the John Jeffcoat film of the same name and adapted by Robert Borden of George Lopez and Universal Media Studios for NBC. The series originally ran from September ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, culture clash, office, workplace situations, fish out of water, workplace, boss and employee, social differences, call center, workplace romance, love and romance, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   29%
 
Dinner for Schmucks
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Rising executive Tim Wagner works for a boss who hosts a monthly dinner in which the guest who brings the biggest buffoon gets a career-boost. Tim plans on not attending until he meets Barry, a man who builds dioramas using stuffed mice. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, funny, realistic ...
Plot: farce, comedy of errors, mouse, goofy hero, dumb, male nudity, misfit, screwball, stupidity, social misfits, friendship, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   32%
 
The Odd Couple
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Oscar's life seems almost perfect...sure he's divorced and his apartment is a mess, but he's the host of a well-known sports show, and is enjoying his bachelor lifestyle in New York City. That is until his college friend, Felix, shows ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, odd couple, friendship, friends, dating, radio show, misfit, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, disorder, job, macho man, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   39%
 
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Bad Judge
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The series chronicles the personal life (and the wild lifestyle) of Rebecca Wright, a tough-as-nails judge serving on the Los Angeles County Circuit Court, whose time off the bench is spent partying and displaying a reckless behavior. Her reputation ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, light
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, workplace situations, female judge, courtroom, legal, courtroom drama, workplace humor, power relations, mini van, drinking contest, female boss, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   39%
 
Hot in Cleveland
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Three fabulous, eccentric, LA best friends of a certain age have their lives changed forever when their plane unexpectedly lands in Cleveland and they soon rediscover themselves in this new "promised land."
Style: not serious, witty, talky, realistic, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, actor's life, sitcom, career, urban, shopping, dating, middle aged, lifestyle change, sexual innuendo, fish out of water, girlfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, ohio, cleveland ohio
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System:   33%
    User:   36%
 
 6.1
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Haiku Tunnel
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Josh is the consummate temp employee, avoiding all long-term connections and responsibilities, both at work and in his personal life. However, by the time his agency places him at the Schuyler & Mitchell law firm, Josh is tired of his ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: workplace, office, obnoxious boss, corporate america, lawyer, boss and employee, workplace situations, nothing goes right, writing, catastrophe, existentialism, creativity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   37%
 
Curb Your Enthusiasm
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: The off-kilter, unscripted comic vision of Larry David, who plays himself in a parallel universe in which he can't seem to do anything right, and, by his standards, neither can anyone else.
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, suburbs, couple relations, showbiz, artists and showbiz, friends, misfit, couples, disorder, mishap ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   37%
 
 7.8
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Office Space
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Three office workers strike back at their evil employers by hatching a hapless attempt to embezzle money.
Style: talky, witty, clever, dark humor, humorous ...
Plot: office, workplace, cult, rebellion, business, philosophy, revenge, buddies, corporate america, obnoxious boss, unlikely criminals, storytelling ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa, dallas texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   30%
 
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Smiley Face
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jane (Anna Faris), a struggling but perpetually stoned actress, has a busy day ahead. She has several important tasks on her list, including buying more marijuana. Even though she already has a good start on the day's planned drug use, she eats ...
Style: surreal, humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, weed, drugs, paranoid, comedy of errors, drugs/alcohol, goofy hero, stoners, farce, nothing goes right, drug abuse, drug addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   37%
 
The Mindy Project
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Obstetrician/gynecologist Mindy Lahiri tries to balance her personal and professional life, surrounded by quirky co-workers in a small medical practice in New York City.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sincere
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, doctors and patients, hospital, looking for love, urban, singleness, workplace situations, workplace, thirtysomething life, gynecologist, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   34%
 
The Brothers Solomon
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A pair of well-meaning, but socially inept brothers try to find their perfect mates in order to provide their dying father with a grandchild.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, goofy hero, dumb, stupidity, odd couple, friendship, brothers, runaway, siblings relations, misfit, family relations, eccentricity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   36%
 
 6.3
 175K
The Internship
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two recently laid-off men in their 40s try to make it as interns at a successful Internet company where their managers are in their 20s.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: workplace, underdog, geek, rivalry, buddies, new job, intern, starting over, fish out of water, google, hopes, internet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   35%
 
 8.5
 167K
Community
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Follow the lives of a group of students at what is possibly the world’s worst community college in the fictional locale of Greendale, Colorado.
Style: humorous, witty, stylized, situational comedy, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, college life, student life, friends, sarcasm, joke, social satire, social relations, hardcase students, odd, lifestyle change, uptight character ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, colorado, campus
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System:   32%
    User:   37%
 
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 7.7
 10K
Taxi
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Louie De Palma is a cantankerous, acerbic taxi dispatcher in New York City. He tries to maintain order over a collection of varied and strange characters who drive for him. As he bullies and insults them from the safety of his “cage,” they form ...
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, taxi driver, workplace situations, urban, city life, workplace, immigrants, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, friendship, couples, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   31%
    User:   33%
 
 7.3
 8K
Undateable
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Whether it's due to a lack of style, the wrong job, or even just a bad haircut, everyone goes through a time in their lives when they're undateable. Most of us eventually grow out of it, but some people need a little more help than others. ...
Style: humorous, light, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sitcom, friends, roommate, supportive friend, bar, dating, odd couple, looking for love, shyness, seduction, wooing, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit
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System:   31%
    User:   31%
 
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Four egocentric friends who run a neighborhood Irish pub in Philadelphia try to find their way through the adult world of work and relationships. Unfortunately, their warped views and precarious judgments often lead them to trouble, creating a ...
Style: humorous, situational comedy, realistic, witty, bad taste humour ...
Plot: sitcom, bar, buddies, family relations, family problems, nothing goes right, slacker, alcohol, drunkenness, conversation, misfit, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   35%
 
I'm Alan Partridge
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: I'm Alan Partridge is a BBC situation comedy starring Steve Coogan, of which two series of six episodes each were produced — the first in 1997 and the second in 2002. The series followed the titular Alan Partridge, a failed television ...
Style: clever, talky, not serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: sitcom, goofy hero, radio, down on your luck, hotel, artists and showbiz, buddies, desire for fame, friendship, celebrity culture, showbiz, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   28%
 
 8.3
 25K
Party Down
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Party Down is an American comedy television series that follows a Los Angeles, California, catering team for the titular company. The sextet of aspiring Hollywood actors and writers, as well as drifting lost souls, work small-time catering gigs ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, cynical
Plot: sitcom, ambition, hopes, disorder, workplace, desire for fame, friendship, workplace situations, partners, artists and showbiz, friends, aspiring actor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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System:   31%
    User:   32%
 

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The Lucy Show
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Lucy Show is an American sitcom that aired on CBS from 1962–68. It was Lucille Ball's follow-up to I Love Lucy. A significant change in cast and premise for the 1965–66 season divides the program into two distinct eras; aside from Ball, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, bank, goofy hero, battle of the sexes, suburbs, boss and employee, workplace situations, workplace, disorder, hidden identity, obnoxious boss, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york
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System:   31%
    User:   32%
 
 7.9
 29K
Episodes
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A British husband-and-wife comedy writing team travel to Hollywood to remake their successful British TV series, with disastrous results.
Style: witty, realistic, humorous, cynical, funny ...
Plot: tv show, actor's life, showbiz, writer's life, englishman abroad, husband wife relationship, womanizer, couple relations, sitcom, producer, hollywood, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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System:   30%
    User:   30%
 
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