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Less Than Perfect
Original name: Less than Perfect
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Claude Casey moved up in the secretarial world of television news, from temp to the anchor's desk. After her boss hires her full time, Claude realizes she may be in over her head in this world of assistants fighting to get ahead. But Claude is determined to prove that though she may not be perfect, she's not going down without a fight.
Style: humorous, semi serious, biting, realistic, clever, witty
Plot: sitcom, tv show, workplace situations, media, workplace, journalism, best friends, friendship, television, workplace intrigue, love and romance, power relations, anchor, network, butler, office politics, fat girl, colleague, secretary, man with glasses, office, neighbor, friend, workplace humor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, witty and semi serious films and TV series with plots about workplace, workplace situations, sitcom, media, friends, friendship and tv show mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Less Than Perfect: 30 Rock (2006), Back to You (2007), What About Joan? (2000), Murphy Brown (1988), Becker (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Duration: 30 min.
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