Movies and TV shows like Less Than Perfect

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Less Than Perfect (2002)
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Less Than Perfect (2002)
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, realistic, witty, semi serious, clever, biting
Plot: sitcom, journalism, friendship, workplace situations, best friends, love and romance, workplace intrigue, media, tv show, workplace, power relations, colleague, butler, network, anchor, office, television, secretary, fat girl, neighbor, office politics, friend, man with glasses, workplace humor
Time: 21st century, contemporary

Most similar movies to Less Than Perfect

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and witty films and TV series with plots about sitcom, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, friends, friendship and media mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Less Than Perfect: Back to You (2007), After Lately (2011), LateLine (1998), What About Joan? (2000), Murphy Brown (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Back to You (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Back to You is an American situation comedy series, which aired on Fox from September 19, 2007 to May 14, 2008. The creators and executive producers were Christopher Lloyd and Steven Levitan, and the director was James Burrows. The series starred ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: tv show, media, journalism, workplace situations, workplace romance, workplace, friendship, power relations, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa
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95%
Andy Richter Controls the Universe (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Fanciful series about an aspiring writer who imagines alternative life scenarios while working for a big company.
Style: offbeat, cynical, biting, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, workplace, supportive coworker, power relations, dull life, obnoxious boss, office, best friends, workplace situations, boss and employee, lifestyle, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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94%
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After Lately (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: After Lately is an American television comedy. The series depicts, in mockumentary style, the behind the scenes goings-on at the office of the late-night talk show Chelsea Lately. The cast is made up of the actual writers and performers of Chelsea ...
Style: biting, realistic, semi serious, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: parody, sitcom, backstage, workplace, media, showbiz, producer, network, media satire, celebrity culture, late night, tv show ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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LateLine (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: LateLine is an American TV sitcom that ran on NBC from March 17, 1998, through March 16, 1999. Due to an abrupt cancellation, there were seven unaired episodes. Created by John Markus and Al Franken, LateLine depicted the behind-the-scenes ...
Style: offbeat, cynical, biting, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, journalism, workplace romance, rise to the top, showbiz, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, campaign, friends, workplace, media, media satire ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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What About Joan? (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: What About Joan? is an ABC sitcom that aired in 2001 for 2 seasons. It starred Joan Cusack as Joan Gallagher, a Chicago schoolteacher and the comedy of her day-to-day life. It co-starred Kyle Chandler. It was produced by James L. Brooks, Richard ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, witty, humorous
Plot: sitcom, friendship, high school teacher, high school, teacher, workplace situations, power relations, friends, thirtysomething life, best friends, workplace, teachers and students ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
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80%
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Murphy Brown (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Murphy Brown is an American situation comedy which aired on CBS from November 14, 1988, to May 18, 1998, for a total of 247 episodes. The program starred Candice Bergen as the eponymous Murphy Brown, a famous investigative journalist and news anchor ...
Style: humorous, realistic, talky, not serious, clever ...
Plot: sitcom, journalism, workplace, tv show, single parent, media satire, workplace situations, tv news, mother daughter relationship, female journalist, female protagonist, television reporter ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: washington d.c.
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79%
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Blunt Talk (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A British newscaster moves to Los Angeles with his alcoholic manservant and the baggage of several failed marriages to host a sanctimonious talk show.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: workplace, media, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, media satire, tv show, journalism, talk show host
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Clipped (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Clipped centers on a group of barbershop coworkers who all went to high school together but ran in very different crowds. Now they find themselves working together at Buzzy's, a barbershop in Charlestown, Massachusetts.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, friendship, boss and employee, workplace situations, unfulfillment, reunion, best friends, workplace, buddies, power relations, friends, hairdresser ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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30 Rock (2006)
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: not serious, witty, humorous, topical humor, cynical ...
Plot: sitcom, friendship, parody, writing, actor, tv show, showbiz, employer employee relationship, female protagonist, nothing goes right, workplace situations, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Mulaney (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Set in New York, and based on the life and stand-up comedy of John Mulaney, this multi-camera laffer follows an aspiring comedian coming of age under the influence of his boss, his roommates and his neighbors.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, clever, witty
Plot: friendship, sitcom, performer's life, coming of age, ladies man, stand up comedian, neighbor, roommate, short lived
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Jane Show (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Jane Show is a Canadian television sitcom produced by Shaftesbury Films that was shown on Global from 2006 to 2007. The series stars Teresa Pavlinek as Jane Black, an aspiring novelist who takes a corporate job after her life undergoes a major ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, canadian humor
Plot: sitcom, office, thirtysomething life, workplace, love and romance, workplace situations, working woman, dating
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.9
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Just Shoot Me! (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Just Shoot Me! is an American television sitcom that aired for seven seasons on NBC from March 4, 1997, to August 16, 2003, with 148 episodes produced. The show was created by Steven Levitan, the show's executive producer.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: sitcom, fashion, photographer, journalism, model, workplace, office, magazine, promiscuity, roommate, family relations, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s, 2000s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Mary Tyler Moore (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Mary Tyler Moore Show is an American television sitcom created by James L. Brooks and Allan Burns that aired on CBS from 1970 to 1977. The program was a television breakthrough, with the first never-married, independent career woman as the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty, feel good
Plot: sitcom, workplace, friendship, dating, producer, singleness, workplace situations, boss and employee, friends, thirtysomething life, power relations, self esteem ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, minnesota, minneapolis minnesota
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51%
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Norm (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Norm Show is an American television sitcom that ran from 1999 through 2001 on the ABC television network.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
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Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Becker (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Becker is a dedicated, outspoken and talented doctor with a gruff exterior. While he tends to offend those who try to get close to him, he is extremely dedicated to his medical practice in the Bronx, N.Y., where he always goes the extra mile to help ...
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, witty, cynical ...
Plot: sitcom, doctor, social relations, power relations, up and down relationship, clinic, antisocial behavior, blind character, dedication, couples, looking for love, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
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49%
The Thick of It (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Set in the corridors of power and spin, the Minister for Social Affairs is continually harassed by Number 10's policy enforcer and dependent on his not-so-reliable team of civil servants.
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, cynical, talky ...
Plot: sitcom, politics, state affairs, media coverage, staff, stupidity, coworker, workplace situations, workplace, politician, boss, media ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Telenovela (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: If you think the steamy sex, sensational scandals and heart wrenching heartbreak on Latino soap operas are a little extreme, just wait until you see what happens behind the scenes! Eva Longoria stars in this new comedy about Ana Sofia, a sizzling TV ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Bad Teacher (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: An always inappropriate, fearless and unapologetic former trophy wife masquerades as a teacher in order to find a new man after her wealthy husband leaves her penniless.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Barbershop (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Calvin Palmer is the owner of a barbershop on the Southside of Chicago. Reluctantly inheriting the neighborhood establishment and popular hangout from his father, he juggles his responsibilities to his clients, his family, and his community as a ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Getting On (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Set in a geriatric extended care wing of a down-at-the-heels hospital, Getting On follows put-upon nurses, anxious doctors and administrators as they struggle with the darkly comic, brutally honest and quietly compassionate realities of caring for ...
Style: realistic, offbeat, dark humor, sincere, witty ...
Plot: hospital, golden years, retirement home life, doctors and patients, workplace situations, friends, power relations, elderly, getting along, dealing with death, retirement home, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Utopia (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 27 min.
Story: Set inside the offices of the "Nation Building Authority", a newly created government organisation responsible for overseeing major infrastructure projects, Utopia explores that moment when bureaucracy and grand dreams collide. It's a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting
Plot: sitcom, office, workplace situations, workplace, disorder, government agency, political satire, politics, bureaucracy, incompetence, workplace humor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The CollegeHumor Show (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The CollegeHumor Show was an American comedy that premiered on MTV on February 8, 2009 and also aired on MuchMusic. The show is a scripted sitcom with sketch comedy elements. It is written by and stars nine actual CollegeHumor editorial staff ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, workplace, producer, showbiz, artists and showbiz, media satire, office, backstage, disorder, computers and web, chaos and mayhem, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Comedians (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A veteran comedian is reluctantly paired with a younger, edgier comedian for a late-night comedy sketch show.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: comedian, sitcom, workplace, ego clash, showbiz, tv show, artists and showbiz, workplace situations, rivalry, media
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Bad Judge (2014)
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: humorous, not serious, realistic, light
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, workplace situations, female judge, courtroom, legal, courtroom drama, power relations, workplace humor, female protagonist, female boss, mini van, drinking contest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Ground Floor (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Brody, a young hot-shot banker at Whitestone Trust, thought he was just having a one-night stand with Jennifer, a beautiful woman he met at a bar. But when he discovers that she works in maintenance for the building where he works, their worlds ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental
Plot: office, workplace romance, sitcom, boss, workplace situations, boss and employee, hotshot, romance, love and romance, career, workplace, coincidence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Doris Day Show (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Doris Day Show is an American sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 1968 until March 1973, remaining on the air for five seasons and 128 episodes. In addition to showcasing Doris Day, the show is remembered for ...
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: single parent, sitcom, single mother, couples, workplace romance, friends, family relations, battle of the sexes, urban, terminal illness, friendship, opposites attract ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.5
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Boris (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Boris is an Italian television series produced from 2007 to 2010 by Wilder for Fox International Channels Italy
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, biting, cynical
Plot: workplace intrigue, artists and showbiz, media, director, sitcom, intern, backstage, workplace situations, tv show, producer, workplace, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Different World (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A Different World is an American television sitcom which aired for six seasons on NBC. It is a spin-off series from The Cosby Show and originally centered on Denise Huxtable and the life of students at Hillman College, a fictional mixed but ...
Style: feel good, realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious
Plot: sitcom, college, adolescence vs adulthood, workplace situations, student life, golden years, youth, twentysomething life, love and romance, chef, lifestyle, feminism ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Twenty Twelve (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Twenty Twelve is a BBC television comedy series written and directed by John Morton. Starring Hugh Bonneville, Jessica Hynes and Amelia Bullmore, the programme is a spoof on-location documentary following the organisation of the 2012 Summer Olympics ...
Style: realistic, talky, humorous, semi serious
Plot: sitcom, power relations, secretary, workplace, nothing goes right, workplace situations, boss and employee, loner, disorder, team, business, british humour
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Campus Ladies (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Campus Ladies is an American sitcom that premiered on Oxygen on January 8, 2006. It stars Christen Sussin and Carrie Aizley as two 40-something women who decide to go enroll at the fictional University of the Midwest. The humor comes from the ...
Style: biting, realistic, offbeat, humorous, witty ...
Plot: college, love and romance, looking for sex, lifestyle, college life, best friends, youth, looking for love, university, friends, sitcom, college student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%