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Sealab 2021
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: The year is 2021. Deep below the ocean's surface, looms a vast, magnificently high-tech compound: Sealab. A multi-national scientific station with an annual budget in the trillions, manned by a motley collection of malcontents and screw-ups who were unfit for work in the private sector. They really don't get any research done, but instead spend their time bickering among themselves or just plain goofing off. The crew have manipulated their luckless leader, Captain Murphy, into submission, and are content to ride the government clock, raking in fat, hazardous-duty paychecks.
Style: talky, futuristic, humorous, not serious, surreal, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: workplace intrigue, ocean or sea, farce, sitcom, workplace situations, danger, parody, imaginary, disorder, obnoxious boss, social misfits, man versus machine, survival, misfit, power relations, workplace, unsupportive coworkers, blacks and whites, irresponsible, top secret, hi-tech, research, experiment, workplace problem, mad ...
Time: future, 2020s, 21st century
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The Venture Bros.
Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
USA
22 min.
 8.5
Mystery Science Theater 3000
Comedy, Sci-Fi
USA
92 min.
 8.5
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Duration: 15 min.
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Duration: 22 min.
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Duration: 94 min.
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Dilbert
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Duration: 30 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous
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Time: future
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Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, witty, exciting, dark humor
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Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, dark humor, offbeat, stylized
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Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
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Style: offbeat, not serious, dark humor, humorous, witty ...
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Aqua Teen Hunger Force
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Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty
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