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Kitchen Confidential (2005)
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Kitchen Confidential (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Kitchen Confidential is an American television sitcom that debuted on September 19, 2005, on the Fox network, based on Anthony Bourdain's New York Times bestselling book, Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly. Bradley Cooper played the Anthony Bourdain-inspired lead character, Jack Bourdain. After the show's first three episodes aired on Fox, the show was put on hiatus due to Fox's coverage of the Major League Baseball playoffs. In November 2005, Fox announced the show would not air during sweeps and that only 13 episodes would be produced as it was only averaging 4 million viewers. The show returned on December 5, 2005, with its fourth episode, but only received 3.38 million viewers. Four days later, Fox announced the cancellation of the series.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, sitcom, semi serious, witty
Plot: restaurant, chef, coworker, cook, comeback, cooking and food, one more chance, workplace situations, lifestyle change, success, friendship, life changing experience, starting over, hopes, workplace, character change, supportive friend, waiter, kitchen, workplace humor, friends, career, dating, lifestyle, staff ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, sitcom and feel good films and TV series with plots about love and romance, lifestyle, couples, friends, workplace situations, workplace and friendship mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Kitchen Confidential: Whites (2010), Alice (1976), 2 Broke Girls (2011), Younger (2015), In the Weeds (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Whites (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Whites was a BBC sitcom, written by Oliver Lansley and Matt King, directed by David Kerr, and starring Alan Davies as the executive chef at a country house hotel. BBC Two gave the go ahead for the show to go into production in August 2009 with the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, light, captivating ...
Plot: cooking and food, chef, workplace situations, workplace, lifestyle, kitchen, british humour, restaurant, friendship, rivalry, society, waiter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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Alice (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: sitcom, semi serious, witty, talky, humorous ...
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Place: usa, arizona, phoenix arizona
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100%
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2 Broke Girls (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Comedy about the unlikely friendship that develops between two very different young women who meet waitressing at a diner in trendy Williamsburg, Brooklyn, and form a bond over one day owning their own successful cupcake business. Only one thing ...
Style: not serious, feel good, sitcom, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female friendship, money raising, financial problem, friendship, ambitious, best friends, diner, workplace situations, supportive friend, waiter, flirting, brooklyn new york city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Pamela Redmond Satran, "Younger" follows 40-year old Liza, a suddenly single mother who tries to get back into the working world, only to find it’s nearly impossible to start at the bottom at her age. When a chance ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: starting over, age difference, workplace situations, hidden identity, twentysomething life, best friends, female friendship, single mother, dishonesty, mistaken identity, male objectification, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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In the Weeds (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's Martha's first night as a waitress in an upscale New York restaurant. Veteran Chloe shows her the ropes and introduces her to the lives of the restaurant staff. Adam, a hopeful playwright, suffers for his art while dealing with a very ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: restaurant, waitress, looking for love, lifestyle, workplace, relationship vs career, couples, workplace romance, workplace situations, romance, urban, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Partners is an American comedy series that aired on CBS from September 24 to November 12, 2012, on Monday nights at 8:30 pm, following the sitcom How I Met Your Mother. The series was created by Will & Grace creators Max Mutchnick and David ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, feel good, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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 ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, sitcom ...
Plot: radio, workplace, producer, radio show, boss and employee, friendship, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, power relations, office, reporter, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 1990s
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Will Truman and Grace Adler are best friends living in New York, and when Grace's engagement falls apart, she moves in with Will. Together, along with their friends, they go through the trials of dating, sex, relationships and their careers, ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, feel good, stylized, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gay, friendship, roommate, supportive friend, love and romance, best friends, dating, gender, looking for love, platonic, singleness, lawyer ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: new york, usa
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Just Desserts (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
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⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Agnes has most things in life: a family who are always there for her, a good job in the restaurant industry, a boyfriend who loves her, and a best friend whom she knows inside out. Or does she? All of a sudden things begin to crumble, one by one, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, sentimental, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Love & War is an American television sitcom, which aired on CBS from September 21, 1992 to February 1, 1995. Created by Diane English, the series originally starred Susan Dey as Wally Porter, a Chicago restaurateur, and Jay Thomas as Jack ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, witty, talky ...
Plot: bar, newspaper columnist, restaurant, opposites attract, friendship, columnist, couples, workplace romance, workplace, hopes, starting over, lifestyle ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: semi serious, touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 22 min.
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Duration: 21 min.
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Style: realistic, talky, humorous, sexy, semi serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: UK
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, light, feel good ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Style: humorous, feel good, touching, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.2
 12K
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: After being the subject of an embarrassing viral video, a self-involved 20-something enlists the help of a marketing expert to revamp her image in the real world.
Style: feel good, light, sitcom, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, workplace situations, workplace romance, marketing, narcissism, social differences, hopes, fall in love, society, social media, workplace, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Mindy Project (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Obstetrician/gynecologist Mindy Lahiri tries to balance her personal and professional life, surrounded by quirky co-workers in a small medical practice in New York City.
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, feel good, absurd ...
Audience: girls' night
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Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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41%
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Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: humorous, realistic, light, sitcom, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.7
 34K
Happy Endings (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, touching ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.8
 329K
Yes Man (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Carl Allen has stumbled across a way to shake free of post-divorce blues and a dead-end job: embrace life and say yes to everything.
Style: feel good, funny, light, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: life changing experience, lifestyle change, love affair, life, change of heart, love and romance, lifestyle, character change, romance, friends, free spirited, optimism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, nebraska, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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