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Stromberg (2004)
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Stromberg (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Stromberg is a German television series which is produced by Brainpool and broadcast on the commercial television channel ProSieben. The series was proclaimed as a copy of the BBC series The Office, although initially the producers claimed it was based on a character from a past ProSieben comedy, in spite of many elements resembling the The Office. An "inspired by" credit was given to the creators of The Office, Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, after the BBC threatened ProSieben with legal action. The first season, which appeared in 2004, was made up of eight episodes. A second season of ten episodes, although not initially planned, was launched on 11 September 2005. A third season of eight episodes was launched on 5 March 2007. A fourth season was launched on 3 November 2009, with the entire season being available on DVD on 6 November. All four seasons can be watched online for free, courtesy of Brainpool.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, semi serious
Plot: office, insurance, boss, boss and employee, workplace situations, workplace, unfulfillment, power relations, agent, german, workplace problem, human relationship, coworker, rivals, rivalry, social satire, incompetence
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: germany, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and semi serious films and TV series with plots about workplace, workplace situations, sitcom, office, power relations, boss and employee and disorder mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Stromberg: Ground Floor (2013), Outsourced (2010), The IT Crowd (2006), The Jane Show (2004), Mr. Sunshine (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Stromberg - Der Film (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The celebration of the 50th anniversary of “Capitol-Insurance” is due – that's what the bosses thought. All employees are invited to join the party in a hotel. However, rumors say the company's not doing very well. To avoid ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: boss and employee, on the road, workplace situations, unfulfillment, power relations, workplace, loss of job, husband wife relationship, road trip, singing in a car, bus driver, brothel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Comedy about an inept American placed in charge of sales at his company's London branch. He has no experience with British culture, knows nothing about sales, and has only one employee, Dave. Each episode begins with a scene of Margaret ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: farce, nothing goes right, sitcom, culture clash, fish out of water, office, misfit, workplace, disorder, boss and employee, workplace situations, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: workplace romance, office, sitcom, boss, romance, workplace situations, employment, job, office romance, employer employee relationship, love and romance, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.5
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Outsourced (2010)
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: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, call center, office, fish out of water, workplace, culture clash, workplace situations, indian lead, boss and employee, social differences, workplace romance, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 8.5
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The IT Crowd (2006)
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: witty, clever, not serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: geek, sitcom, office, boss and employee, misfit, nerd, computer, workplace situations, computers and web, computer genius, hi-tech, verbal byplay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.2
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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, workplace situations, thirtysomething life, love and romance, workplace, working woman, dating
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, obnoxious boss, office, writer's life, aspiring writer, workplace situations, dull life, workplace, best friends, boss and employee, singleness, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Mr. Sunshine (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 293 min.
Story: Ben Donovan is a self-involved manager of a second-rate San Diego sports arena who begins to re-evaluate his life on his 40th birthday. Working alongside him is his boss and arena owner, Crystal--attractive, powerful and highly erratic; Alice--the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: midlife crisis, workplace situations, sitcom, arena, stadium, workplace, boss and employee, unfulfillment, power relations, disorder, ex athlete, birthday ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Office (2005)
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: not serious, humorous, talky, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: office, sitcom, job, obnoxious boss, workplace situations, salesman, love and romance, promotion, boss and employee, career, team, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: humorous, semi serious, talky, realistic
Plot: sitcom, workplace situations, workplace, nothing goes right, boss and employee, power relations, disorder, secretary, loner, british humour
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ 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: semi serious, humorous, biting, realistic
Plot: sitcom, workplace situations, workplace, office, politics, government agency, political satire, disorder, bureaucracy, incompetence, workplace humor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Free Agents (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Free Agents is an American re-make of a British workplace sitcom that premiered on NBC September 14, 2011, in the 10:30 pm Eastern/9:30 pm Central time slot, before assuming its regular time slot on September 21, 2011, where it aired at 8:30 pm ...
Style: not serious, humorous, talky, realistic, based on british tv series
Plot: verbal byplay, singleness, office, workplace romance, sitcom, advertising agency, public relations, advertising, dating, workplace situations, love and romance, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
10 Items or Less (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: 10 Items or Less is a partly scripted, partly improvised American comedy series created by Nancy Hower, Robert Hickey and John Lehr. It starred Lehr as a less-than-successful businessman who returned home to run Greens & Grains, the family-owned ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, talky, realistic ...
Plot: verbal byplay, boss and employee, workplace situations, misfit, small town, store, unfulfillment, sitcom, workplace, power relations, disorder, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Office (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Office is a British sitcom television series that was first broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC Two on 9 July 2001. Created, written, and directed by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, the programme is about the day-to-day lives of office ...
Style: humorous, not serious, talky, witty, realistic ...
Plot: office, sitcom, job, employment, employer employee relationship, workplace, boss, christmas, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, workplace situations, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sean Saves the World (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sean Saves the World is an upcoming American television series starring Sean Hayes. The multi-camera comedy is expected to air on NBC as part of the 2013–14 American television season. The series is set to premiere on October 3, 2013, and will air ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, single parent, gay parent, single father, parents and children, family, workplace situations, workplace, family relations, gays and lesbians, boss and employee, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, best friends, friendship, high school friends, hairdresser, workplace situations, workplace, friends, buddies, boss and employee, reunion, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
CollegeHumor Originals (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Funny sketches with crude, adult, and undeniably hilarious comedy.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: computers and web, workplace situations, workplace, disorder, boss, joke, parody, irreverence, social satire, pop culture, comedian, stand up comedian
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, workplace, showbiz, producer, tv show, office, computers and web, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, chaos and mayhem, media satire, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
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Demoted (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: What go around comes around for a pair of prank-playing tire salesmen (Astin and Vartan) who find themselves placed in secretarial jobs by their put-upon boss (Cross)
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: office, prank, buddies, drugs/alcohol, obnoxious boss, switching roles, boss and employee, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, partners, rivalry, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.4
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Hot Properties (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A look at the lives of four women who work at a Manhattan real estate office.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: office, couple relations, family life, gender, love and romance, workplace, friends, best friends, sexual relations, unfulfillment, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.3
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Carpool Guy (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Joel Goodman is a hotshot advertising executive angling for a promotion, but he feels stuck - not least of all in traffic. A seeming answer to his prayers comes in the form of a homeless man whom Joel pays to sit in his passenger seat so he can use ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: office, workplace intrigue, partners, rivalry, odd couple, unlikely partners, blind ambition, rich and poor, relationship vs career, workplace situations, nothing goes right, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.1
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The Crazy Ones (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Crazy Ones is an American situation comedy series created by David E. Kelley that stars Robin Williams and Sarah Michelle Gellar. The single-camera project premiered on CBS on September 26, 2013, as part of the 2013–14 American television ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, advertising, parents and children, office, workplace situations, advertising agency, workplace, family problems, family relations, campaign, media, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Call My Agent (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
Story: TV mini-series about a French talent agency
Style: semi serious, humorous, biting, realistic
Plot: showbiz, artists and showbiz, actor's life, celebrity culture, workplace situations, life turned upside down, workplace, disorder, office
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
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Sirens (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sirens is a British comedy-drama about an ambulance service team broadcast on Channel 4. It was first screened on 27 June 2011. The series is based on the book Blood, Sweat & Tea by Brian Kellett. The series is filmed predominantly in Leeds ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching ...
Plot: friendship, workplace situations, paramedic, ambulance, workplace, urban, buddies, rescue, doctors and patients, friends, power relations, supportive coworker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, northern england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Parks and Recreation (2009)
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, female protagonist, office, employer employee relationship, politics, political satire, office romance, small town life, workplace situations, election, workaholic, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Come Fly with Me (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Comedy series set in a busy airport and on the departing and arriving flights, featuring characters played by Matt Lucas and David Walliams.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic
Plot: airport, parody, stewardess, workplace situations, society, workplace, cross dressing, nagging and grouching, passenger, tourist, pilot, everyday life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, boss and employee, friendship, workplace situations, workplace, friends, power relations, parole officer, hockey, working the system, social worker, crime and punishment ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 8.1
 42K
Workaholics (2011)
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, realistic, situational comedy, light, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, office, buddies, roommate, call center, workplace situations, twentysomething life, disorder, coworker, workplace romance, everyday life, irresponsible ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Knocking on Doors (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Times are tough, and Louise Bice, a writer/actress/dog walker/contributor to an obscure dance blog, is forced to take a job that calls for a giant leap out of her comfort zone and into what lurks behind the closed doors of Los Angeles. Like ...
Style: not serious, humorous, talky, realistic
Plot: workplace situations, workplace, dog walker, actress
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The New WKRP in Cincinnati (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The New WKRP in Cincinnati is a sequel/spin-off of the original CBS sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati. It was made for the syndication market from 1991 to 1993. MTM Enterprises produced the show. Gordon Jump, Frank Bonner, and Richard Sanders reprised ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, workplace, radio dj, radio show, workplace situations, media, boss and employee, power relations, radio station, disc jockey, radio broadcasting, office ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: ohio, usa, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%