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I Really Hate My Job (2007)
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I Really Hate My Job (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 'Every day is another day closer to the day I'll never have to do this again.' Five women, one restaurant, one night, one birthday, one breakdown. Then the phone rings. A famous actor is coming for dinner. I Really Hate My Job is the story of an evening in a café in London's Soho.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, talky, clever, offbeat, witty
Audience: date night
Plot: restaurant, waitress, friendship, love and romance, midlife crisis, workplace romance, aging, introspection, couple relations, lifestyle, boss and employee, nothing goes right, disorder, workplace, workplace situations, thirtysomething life, sexy woman, revolution, friends, cooking and food, hollywood, artists and showbiz, couples, buddies, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, usa, europe

Most similar movies to I Really Hate My Job

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and talky films with plots about couples, love and romance, friends, friendship, couple relations, lifestyle and buddies mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like I Really Hate My Job: How to Be (2008), Caffeine (2006), The Trip (2010), The Lather Effect (2006), LOL (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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How to Be (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young man having an existential crisis convinces a Canadian self-help guru to come to London and become his personal life coach.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: introspection, coming of age, unfulfillment, self discovery, hopes, youth, lifestyle, musician, musician's life, artists and showbiz, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
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95%
 5.5
 3K
Caffeine (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A fanciful battle of the sexes ensues when the relationships of the staff and patrons of a quirky London café are unexpectedly turned upside down by sudden revelations of terribly embarrassing secrets having to do with their sexual misadventures.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: drug abuse, friendship, looking for love, workplace situations, battle of the sexes, romance, love and romance, twentysomething life, family relations, disorder, couples, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 7.0
 20K
The Trip (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Steve Coogan is asked by The Observer to tour the country's finest restaurants, he envisions it as the perfect getaway with his beautiful girlfriend. But, when she backs out on him, he has no one to accompany him but his best friend and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, melancholic, atmospheric, talky ...
Plot: on the road, restaurant, friendship, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, countryside, loneliness, midlife crisis, eccentricity, existentialism, sarcasm, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Lather Effect (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On the eve of selling her mother's house, a thirty-something housewife wakes up to a hangover surrounded by her best friends from high school...
Style: humorous, talky, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: reunion, adolescence vs adulthood, hopes, unfulfillment, friends, thirtysomething life, introspection, lifestyle, friendship, unfulfilled love, singleness, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 4.6
 816
LOL (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The relationships of three men are examined through their use of technology.
Style: semi serious, clever, offbeat, touching, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, sexual relations, computers and web, couple relations, love and romance, city life, twentysomething life, singleness, youth, misfit, couples, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.1
 6K
Girl 6 (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Girl 6 is a 1996 American film by director Spike Lee about a phone sex operator. Theresa Randle played the title character, and playwright Suzan-Lori Parks wrote the screenplay. The soundtrack is composed entirely of songs written by Prince. The ...
Style: sexy, talky, humorous, surreal, absurd ...
Audience: date night
Plot: phone sex, neighbor, friendship, thirtysomething life, workplace situations, boss and employee, lifestyle, telephone operator, audition, sexual fantasy, actress, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Summer Holiday (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On his spring break at the seaside, with his wife and his four year old son, Bogdan Ciocazanu runs into his best friends from high-school at the precise date and time that reminds all of them of their most glorious drinking trips and sexual ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: couple relations, unfulfillment, parents and children, friendship, buddies, couples, family relations, thirtysomething life, friends, hotel, small town, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: All but abandoned by her family in a London retirement hotel, an elderly woman strikes up a curious friendship with a young writer.
Style: realistic, clever, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, mistaken identity, memory, poetry, friends, couples, disorder, golden years, couple relations, love and romance, writer's life, aging ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 5.8
 1K
Park (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Park takes place all in one day in a public park in Los Angeles, as 11 disaffected Angelenos find both love and loss in unexpected ways
Style: realistic, offbeat, semi serious, clever, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nudist, boss and employee, love and romance, nothing goes right, friendship, infidelity, gays and lesbians, couple relations, gender, friends, gender bending, pets ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
My Best Friend's Wife (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two friends are about to learn that they are "Grownups."
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, sexual, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: swinger, swingers, wife swapping, midlife crisis, thirtysomething life, couple relations, looking for sex, romance, best friends, lifestyle, misfit, male female relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: new jersey, england, europe, new york, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Real Blonde (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aspiring actor and his girlfriend handle life's frustrations, while his friend seeks fulfillment with a blonde.
Style: humorous, satirical, light, melancholic, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: actor's life, showbiz, romance, artists and showbiz, workplace romance, lifestyle, workplace, workplace situations, fashion, unsuccessful, sexual dysfunction, waiter ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 2K
Naked (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nackt is the story of three couples, one of which just broke up, one that seems to be about to and one perfectly okay. They are all friends and from time to time they gather to talk about everything.One time they gather for dinner at the second ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, swinger, romance, love and romance, man-woman relation, self discovery, couple relations, relationship problems, swingers, sex talk, male female relationship, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
 551
Learners (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Bev is a downtrodden housewife who's failed her driving test eight times, having only been instructed by her impatient husband Ian. After registering with a driving school, she develops a crush on her instructor, Chris.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: learning to drive, love and romance, teachers and students, fall in love, romance, couple relations, workplace, workplace romance, family relations, money raising, power relations, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
 142
Downhill (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Four old school friends reunite to attempt the epic coast to coast walk, across the United Kingdom. As their journey unfolds, this comically incompatible foursome walk full tilt into their mid-life crises.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: reunion, best friends, farce, friends, friendship, on the road, midlife crisis, starvation, buddies, self discovery, comedy of errors, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Why Did I Get Married Too? (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Four couples reunite for their annual vacation in order to socialize and to spend time analyzing their marriages. Their intimate week in the Bahamas is disrupted by the arrival of an ex-husband determined to win back his recently remarried wife.
Style: realistic, semi serious, talky, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, couple relations, friendship, family problems, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, breakup, lifestyle, unfulfillment, infidelity, thirtysomething life, remarry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bahamas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Seven Days of Grace (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four women - a blonde, a hippie, a lesbian and a barmaid - are looking for love, money and success. When one inherits an Italian restaurant from her father, they see this as a chance to fulfil their dreams. Then the restaurant is in danger of ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: restaurant, romance, down on your luck, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, actor's life, gender, singleness, love and romance, cooking and food, friends, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
35 and Ticking (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Centers around the lives of Victoria, Zenobia, Clevon, and Phil -- all friends approaching the age of 35 and struggling to build the families they've always dreamed of. While Zenobia (Nicole Ari Parker) is still looking for a man, Victoria ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, love and romance, comedy of errors, midlife crisis, wooing, couple relations, couples, disorder, buddies, thirtysomething life, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.7
 20K
State and Main (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Hollywood Film unit invades a small Vermont town leading to wholesale abandonment of values and virtue. A smart, warm and funny movie - and not just for movie buffs. Tagline: When a film crew came to Waterford, Vermont - They Shot First And Asked ...
Style: talky, humorous, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: small town, amateur theater, filmmaking, lifestyle, americana, small town life, love and romance, movie business, showbiz, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new england, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 2K
Walter (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A ticket-taker at the local cinema believes he is the son of God. He has agreed to decide the eternal fate of everyone he comes in to contact with.
Style: humorous, semi serious, surreal, offbeat
Plot: cause and meaning, workplace, workplace romance, love and romance, imaginary, workplace situations, destiny, supernatural, hopes, god
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Vacuuming Completely Nude in Paradise (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Tommy is a vacuum cleaner salesman gripped by the fever of closing the deal. He lives on puffa rice stored in his glove compartment, listens to motivation tapes of his own voice shouting 'Sell, sell, fucking sell' and his punters are up to ...
Style: humorous, talky, dark humor, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: odd couple, partners, job seeking, working class, self discovery, fish out of water, contests and competitions, blind ambition, workplace situations, workplace, reluctant partners, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Four Seasons (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Three middle-aged wealthy couples take vacations together in Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter. Along the way we are treated to mid-life, marital, parental and other crises.
Style: sentimental, witty, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, divorce, midlife crisis, vacation, wilderness, friends, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, parents and children, self discovery, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Knack... and How to Get It (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In England, the times are a changing: it's mods and rockers. On the day Nancy gets off the London train, cases in hand, looking for the YWCA, Colin has had enough of missing out on the sexual revolution. He begs his smooth (and misogynistic) ...
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, cons and scams, romance, looking for sex, love and romance, rebelliousness, lifestyle, couples, nightlife, wooing, partners, looking for love ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.1
 18K
Diner (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in 1959, Diner shows how five young men resist their adulthood and seek refuge in their beloved Diner. The mundane, childish, and titillating details of their lives are shared. But the golden moments pass, and the men shoulder their ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: friendship, gambling debt, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, adulthood, introspection, lifestyle, youth, buddies, couples, twentysomething life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, year 1959
Place: baltimore, usa, maryland, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Trip to Italy (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Years after their successful restaurant review tour of Northern Britain, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon are commissioned for a new tour in Italy.
Style: talky, witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: restaurant, on the road, friendship, verbal byplay, cooking and food, friends, countryside, poet, artists and showbiz, odd couple, actor's life, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, tuscany, rome italy, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
 1K
Queens Logic (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When childhood friends Al, Dennis and Eliot get together for Ray's wedding, which may or may not happen, they end up on a roller-coaster ride through reality. During one tumultuous, crazy weekend, they face adulthood and each other with new ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, talky, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, couple relations, love and romance, singleness, gays and lesbians, looking for love, couples, buddies, reunion, lifestyle, gender, human nature ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Film to Come (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: At fifty Louis Gravet, a serious actor, would like to become a comedian. His brother Peter, a film director, has the idea of hiring him for the lead role of a comedy. Family circumstances, their wives, their children, niece, lead him to make another ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, offbeat, sincere, humorous ...
Plot: filmmaking, actor's life, couples, disorder, unfulfillment, couple relations, siblings relations, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, midlife crisis, brother brother relationship, drunk ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.5
 171K
Sideways (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Two middle-aged men embark on a spiritual journey through Californian wine country. One is an unpublished novelist suffering from depression, and the other is only days away from walking down the aisle.
Style: talky, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, road movie ...
Plot: friendship, golf, vacation, on the road, midlife crisis, depression, fall in love, best friends, love and romance, road trip, nothing goes right, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Three Businessmen (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An American art dealer (Miguel Sandoval), who specializes in southwestern topaz, arrives by train in Liverpool. Similarly, a very proper British art dealer (Alex Cox), who specializes in African art, arrives in the same hotel. The two meet in the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, surreal, offbeat, humorous
Plot: restaurant, taxi, hotel, cooking and food, disorder, urban, misfit, lifestyle, city life, nothing goes right, love and romance, fish out of water ...
Place: england, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.1
 241
Eating (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At a spacious house in Los Angeles, Helene is turning 40-years old and her friends whom include French filmmaker Martine, house guest Sophie, and Lydia throw her a party. But also there is Kate a friend turning 30, and Sadie a Hollywood film agent ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, talky, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, artists and showbiz, reunion, lifestyle, gender, feminism, friendship, couples, nightlife, thirtysomething life, friends, bulimia ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Clockwatchers (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The relationship between four female temps all working for the same credit company is threatened with the arrival of a new hire, who lands a permanent position one of the women was vying for.
Style: semi serious, melancholic, atmospheric, satirical, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, office, workplace, workplace situations, fighting the system, heist, office politics, secretary, father daughter relationship, women, eating disorder, existentialism ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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