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

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, sitcom and semi serious films and TV series with plots about workplace, workplace situations, power relations, friends, media, friendship and boss and employee mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Less Than Perfect: NewsRadio (1995), Just Shoot Me! (1997), Norm (1999), Clipped (2015), Back to You (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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NewsRadio (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: NewsRadio is an American television situation comedy that aired on NBC from 1995 to 1999. The series was created by executive producer Paul Simms, and was filmed in front of a studio audience at CBS Studio Center and Sunset Gower Studios. The ...
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Plot: radio, workplace, friendship, boss and employee, radio show, producer, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, power relations, office, boss, reporter ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, wisconsin
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Just Shoot Me! (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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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: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous
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Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Andy Richter Controls the Universe (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Plot: writer's life, best friends, lifestyle, love and romance, workplace, boss and employee, workplace situations, dull life, supportive coworker, office, power relations, hapless ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Clipped (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
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Place: massachusetts, usa
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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, workplace situations, friendship, workplace romance, journalism, media, workplace, artists and showbiz, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, power relations, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa
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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 ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
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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 ...
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LateLine (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 23 min.
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Utopia (2014)
Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 27 min.
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Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
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Style: sitcom, feel good, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: sitcom, semi serious, witty, humorous, cynical ...
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The Michael J. Fox Show (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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The Thick of It (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
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Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, cynical, witty ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic
Audience: girls' night
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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: sitcom, realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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The Crazy Ones (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good, entertaining ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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