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Party Down (2009)
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Party Down (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Party Down is an American comedy television series that follows a Los Angeles, California, catering team for the titular company. The sextet of aspiring Hollywood actors and writers, as well as drifting lost souls, work small-time catering gigs while hoping for their break or some positive change in their lives.
Style: humorous, realistic, cynical, witty, not serious
Plot: sitcom, party, actor, comedian, musician, friendship, marijuana, friends, partners, ambition, team, odd, hopes, artists and showbiz, coworker, actress, humiliation, staff, disorder, guest, workplace, desire for fame, workplace situations, doubts and hesitations, hapless ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and witty films and TV series with plots about sitcom, friends, workplace, artists and showbiz, disorder, workplace situations and lifestyle mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Party Down: The Jamie Foxx Show (1996), I'm Alan Partridge (1997), 30 Rock (2006), Breaking & Entering (2013), State of Georgia (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Jamie Foxx Show (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Jamie Foxx Show is an American television sitcom that aired on the WB Network from August 28, 1996 to January 14, 2001. The series stars Jamie Foxx, Garcelle Beauvais, Christopher B. Duncan, Ellia English, and Garrett Morris.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: hotel, sitcom, family business, performer's life, artists and showbiz, workplace, ambition, friends, workplace romance, wooing, desire for fame, workplace situations ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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I'm Alan Partridge (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: I'm Alan Partridge is a BBC situation comedy starring Steve Coogan, of which two series of six episodes each were produced — the first in 1997 and the second in 2002. The series followed the titular Alan Partridge, a failed television ...
Style: clever, witty, not serious, humorous, talky ...
Plot: sitcom, radio, unsuccessful, friends, self involved, down on your luck, desire for fame, nothing goes right, celebrity culture, goofy hero, comeback, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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84%
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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
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Breaking & Entering (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Breaking & Entering is an independent series about three friends seeking to enter Hollywood by breaking their backs working as assistants. B&E is based on and inspired by the lives of industry assistants who live and work in REAL HOLLYWOOD ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: hollywood, desire for fame, follow your dream, artists and showbiz, workplace situations, hopes, buddies, showbiz, friends, workplace, personal assistant, assistant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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State of Georgia (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: State of Georgia is an American television situation comedy. It stars Raven-Symoné, Majandra Delfino and Loretta Devine. The half-hour multi-cam comedy series stars Raven-Symoné as Georgia, an aspiring actress with a larger-than-life personality, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, friendship, urban, artists and showbiz, family, twentysomething life, desire for fame, city life, ambition, friends, lifestyle, actor's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Odd Couple (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Oscar's life seems almost perfect...sure he's divorced and his apartment is a mess, but he's the host of a well-known sports show, and is enjoying his bachelor lifestyle in New York City. That is until his college friend, Felix, shows ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, odd couple, friendship, friends, dating, disorder, roommate, misfit, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, radio show, job, macho man ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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63%
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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
Plot: sitcom, teacher, workplace, love and romance, workplace situations, teachers and students, school, power relations, unsupportive coworkers, high school teacher, blonde, based on movie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Life's Too Short (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Life's Too Short is a British sitcom mockumentary created and written by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant from an idea by Warwick Davis, and is as described by Gervais, about "the life of a showbiz dwarf".
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, cynical, talky ...
Plot: dwarf, sitcom, actor, agent, physical appearance, celebrity culture, divorce, frustration, workplace, unsuccessful, small time, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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 ⇓
58%
Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: The off-kilter, unscripted comic vision of Larry David, who plays himself in a parallel universe in which he can't seem to do anything right, and, by his standards, neither can anyone else.
Style: realistic, talky, cynical, offbeat, clever ...
Plot: sitcom, mishap, media satire, artists and showbiz, divorced divorcee, politically correct, social misfits, nothing goes right, celebrity culture, comedian, millionaire, neighbor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: After a naive Midwestern girl's big city dreams are dashed her first week in New York, she finds herself living with her worst nightmare in this hilarious, contemporary comedy about a female odd couple who are surrounded by an outrageous cast ...
Style: humorous, cynical, not serious, sexy, realistic
Plot: roommate, sitcom, lifestyle change, friends, party, lifestyle, city life, odd couple, engaged, everyday life, troublemaker, young people ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Comeback (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The series initially follows Valerie Cherish (Kudrow), a veteran sitcom actress who has been out of the spotlight for more than a decade, as she attempts in 2005 to return to the industry that made her famous. Valerie lands a role on a new network ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, biting, cynical
Plot: comeback, sitcom, makeup artist, director, actress, disorder, worn out, roommate, model, ambition, musician, backstage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Doll & Em (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Doll & Em is a British comedy series starring real-life friends Emily Mortimer (Em) and Dolly Wells (Doll), filmed in the style of a reality TV show. After a breakup, Doll heads to Hollywood to be with her childhood best friend Em, who's ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, friendship, friends, best friends, showbiz, sitcom, ambition, relationship vs career, artists and showbiz, female friendship, british humour ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Childrens Hospital (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Childrens Hospital is a satirical American comedy television series and web series that lampoons the medical drama genre, created by and starring actor/comedian Rob Corddry. The series began on the web on TheWB.com with ten episodes, roughly five ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hospital, parody, workplace, doctors and patients, treatment, workplace situations, odd, coworker, surgery, patient, power relations, workplace romance ...
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Place: usa
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Telenovela (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Halfway Home (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Halfway Home is an American comedy series that aired on Comedy Central in Spring 2007. On its official website, Halfway Home is described as an "improvised half-hour show featuring the daily exploits of five ex-cons living together in a ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, offbeat
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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50%
The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Comic Garry Shandling draws upon his own talk show experiences to create the character of Larry Sanders, a paranoid, insecure host of a late night talk show. Larry, along with his obsequious TV sidekick Hank Kingsley and his fiercely protective ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, clever, biting ...
Plot: tv show, producer, showbiz, workplace, parody, sitcom, performer's life, homosexual, media, self involved, uptight character, network ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Exes (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A sitcom about three divorced men sharing an apartment across the hall from their female divorce attorney, who is also their landlord.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good
Plot: sitcom, looking for sex, looking for love, buddies, couples, landlord tenant relationship, hopes, starting over, singleness, disorder, roommate, blacks and whites ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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 ⇓
48%
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Workaholics (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Style: humorous, realistic, situational comedy, light, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sitcom, roommate, office, buddies, twentysomething life, coworker, workplace situations, disorder, call center, lifestyle, everyday life, slacker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Hello Ladies (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Stuart Pritchard is an awkward, overly-confident Englishman trying to date in Los Angeles – where he repeatedly attempts to infiltrate the world of beautiful people.
Style: witty, not serious, humorous, cynical, talky ...
Plot: dating, buddies, antisocial behavior, wooing, looking for love, disorder, couples, actress, loser, sitcom, supportive friend, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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 ⇓
45%
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Peep Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Peep Show is an award-winning British sitcom starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb. The television programme is written by Jesse Armstrong and Sam Bain, with additional material by Mitchell and Webb amongst others. It has been broadcast on Channel ...
Style: witty, not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: roommate, sitcom, odd couple, slacker, singleness, coworker, doubts and hesitations, workplace situations, paranoia, humiliation, loser, neighbor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Real Husbands of Hollywood (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: Comedian and actor, Kevin Hart teams up with BET Networks to bring viewers one of the funniest shows on television "Real Husbands of Hollywood". The semi-scripted series is the fakest reality show ever following these men of Hollywood ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: parody, hollywood, marriage, guest, actor's life, showbiz, lifestyle, family relations, friends, supportive friend, everyday life, career ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Development Hell (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: The story of a failed director and his hodgepodge crew as they search, in vain, for fame and success in the crazy world of Hollywood.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: director, hollywood, filmmaking, desire for fame, hopes, agent, artists and showbiz, celebrity, film within a film, fame, film industry, actor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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41%
Archie Bunker's Place (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Archie Bunker's Place is an American sitcom originally broadcast on the CBS network, conceived in 1979 as a spin-off and continuation of All in the Family. While not as popular as its predecessor, the show maintained a large enough audience to ...
Style: realistic, witty, not serious, humorous, clever
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, bar, disorder, partners, eccentric family, family life, workplace, working class, workplace situations, family relations, friends, friendship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.1
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Starlets (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Grosse Pointe is an American television parody series which aired on the WB Network during the 2000–2001 television season. Created by Darren Star, it was a satire depicting the behind-the-scenes drama on the set of a television show, and was ...
Style: cynical, offbeat, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: parody, actress, actor, tv show, producer, starlet, actor's life, rivalry, sitcom, director, media, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 2000s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
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Dads (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Dads is an American sitcom which premiered on September 17, 2013 and airs Tuesdays at 8:00/7:00c on Fox. The series was created by Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild, and follows Warner and Eli, two successful video game developers whose lives are ...
Style: humorous, realistic, situational comedy, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: sitcom, parents and children, friends, family relations, thirtysomething life, life turned upside down, grownups, living with parents, politically correct, lifestyle, disorder, video game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.3
 876
Work It (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Work It is an American television sitcom that ran on ABC from January 3 to January 10, 2012 as a mid-season replacement for the canceled Man Up!. The series is set in St. Louis, and is about two men who must dress as women in order to keep a job in ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, gender bending, workplace situations, friends, family relations, physical appearance, gender, workplace, hidden identity, disorder, buddies, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Cybill (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Cybill is an American television sitcom created by Chuck Lorre, which aired on CBS from January 2, 1995, to July 13, 1998. Starring, Cybill Shepherd, the show revolves around the life of Cybill Sheridan, a twice-divorced single mother of two and ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, witty
Plot: sitcom, friendship, artists and showbiz, parents and children, family relations, friends, family life, actor's life, feminism, gender, best friends, aspiring actor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%