Movies and TV shows like Breaking In 2011

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Breaking In (2011)
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Breaking In (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Contra Security is a high tech security firm that specializes in breaking in as a way to test security measures. The team members comprise various skills, and even more various personalities.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, offbeat, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: outsmarting, security, hi-tech, lifestyle, prodigy, manipulations, manipulation, hacker, partners, computer genius, workplace, workplace situations, gadget, computer system, computers and web, dishonesty, recruit, twentysomething life, unconventional method, thief, genius, break in, ex convict, computer, office ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and sitcom films and TV series with plots about workplace, workplace situations, partners, crimes, lifestyle, disorder and friends mostly in Comedy, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Breaking In: The IT Crowd (2006), Common Law (2012), The Loop (2006), The Unusuals (2009), The Job (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The IT Crowd (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, witty, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: computer genius, geek, office, misfit, boss and employee, workplace situations, workplace, nerd, lifestyle, teamwork, rivalry, verbal byplay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, london
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Common Law (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Common Law is an American comedy-drama television series, which ran on USA Network from May 11 to August 10, 2012, and stars Michael Ealy and Warren Kole as two Los Angeles Police Department detectives who can't stand each other and are ordered ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, misfit partners, police detective, law enforcement, partners, coworker, workplace, verbal byplay, bonding, crimes, couples therapy, therapist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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100%
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The Loop (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The Loop is an American sitcom that ran from March 15, 2006 to July 1, 2007 on Fox. The show starred Bret Harrison as Sam Sullivan, a young professional trying to balance the needs of his social life with the pressures of working at the corporate ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, light, realistic ...
Plot: workplace, friends, lifestyle, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, workplace situations, slacker, sexual harassment, airline, twentysomething life, friendship, boss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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71%
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The Unusuals (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Unusuals is a comedy-drama television series that aired on ABC from April 8 to June 17, 2009 in the U.S. and Global in Canada. The pilot and first episode were written by Noah Hawley, a former writer and producer for Fox's Bones. An ABC ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, realistic
Plot: police detective, police station, workplace, partners, policewoman, fighting crime, friendship, crimes, workplace situations, rookie, police, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Job (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Job is a single-camera television comedy drama about a New York City police officer named Mike McNeil -- who indulges in adultery, alcohol, cigarettes and prescription drug abuse—and his fellow 'bumbling detective' pals. The show, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sitcom, witty ...
Plot: police investigation, partners, partners against crime, fighting crime, dishonesty, tough law enforcer, crime, law enforcement, crimes, police station, crime investigation, network ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Benched (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Nina is a dedicated, career driven corporate attorney who has a very public nervous breakdown after getting passed up for an expected promotion and now finds herself working as a public defender. Her personal and professional worlds are turned ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sitcom, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: workplace, workplace situations, life turned upside down, legal, disorder, courtroom, power relations, lawyer, love and romance, courtroom drama
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Kevin from Work (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: A workplace comedy centered on Kevin, a young man who declares his unrequited love for his coworker Audrey in a letter, believing he’ll never see her again after he accepts a job overseas. But when the opportunity falls through and Kevin is forced ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: love and romance, co worker co worker relationship, workplace romance, workplace situations, workplace, office, office romance, unrequited love, friendship between men, workplace humor, coworker relationship, male friendship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Andy Richter Controls the Universe (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Fanciful series about an aspiring writer who imagines alternative life scenarios while working for a big company.
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, witty, cynical ...
Plot: writer's life, lifestyle, best friends, boss and employee, workplace, love and romance, workplace situations, dull life, supportive coworker, office, power relations, obnoxious boss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Cuts (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cuts is an American sitcom that aired on the UPN network from February 14, 2005, to May 11, 2006, and is a spin-off of another UPN series, One on One. The show was canceled along with many other shows when the UPN and WB networks merged to form The ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, funny, realistic
Plot: prodigy, family business, workplace, lifestyle, rivalry, ambition, workplace romance, boss and employee, uninhibited rivalry, couples, looking for love, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The CollegeHumor Show (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, realistic, semi serious, sitcom, captivating
Plot: workplace, showbiz, backstage, workplace situations, media satire, free spirited, disorder, silly humor, office, boss, producer, workplace humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.4
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Backstrom (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Lieutenant Everett Backstrom is a man with no filter. After a five-year exile to the traffic division for offensive behavior, he has returned from disgrace to lead Portland's newly minted S.C.U. Tasked with navigating the city's ...
Style: cynical, realistic, humorous, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, workplace situations, crimes, police investigation, law enforcement, drugs/alcohol, workplace, crime, gay friend, self destruction, police procedural, french accent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Franklin & Bash (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When they're not hanging out at their favorite hot dog stand pontificating on what they'd go through to enjoy a night with their favorite female celebrities, Jared Franklin and Peter Bash are chasing down their latest clients...sometimes ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: law firm, lawyer, dedicated lawyer, courtroom, workplace situations, courtroom drama, trial, ambitious, power relations, friends, young man, defense attorney ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 8.5
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Silicon Valley (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: In the high-tech gold rush of modern Silicon Valley, the people most qualified to succeed are the least capable of handling success. Partially inspired by Mike Judge’s own experiences as a Silicon Valley engineer in the late ‘80s, Silicon Valley ...
Style: clever, cynical, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: programmer, geek, computers and web, businessman, computer genius, ambition, computer, workplace situations, ambitious, friends, computer system, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Call Me Fitz (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: A morally bankrupt car salesman is forced to become business partners with his inner conscience, an off-beat do gooder intent on healing Fitz's mangled psyche, one hilarious disaster at a time.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: used car salesman, workplace, workplace situations, partners, profanity, family relations, strong sexual content, disorder, dark humor, salesman, self destructing, self involved ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Telenovela (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: If you think the steamy sex, sensational scandals and heart wrenching heartbreak on Latino soap operas are a little extreme, just wait until you see what happens behind the scenes! Eva Longoria stars in this new comedy about Ana Sofia, a sizzling TV ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sitcom, light, captivating ...
Plot: actor, workplace, backstage, tv show, workplace situations, showbiz, media, disorder, tv star, friendship, filmmaking, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Michael Richards Show (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Michael Richards Show is a sitcom that debuted on NBC in 2000. The show starred Michael Richards as reality-challenged but successful private detective Vic Nardozza who gets the job done despite his unconventional methods.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic
Plot: private detective, investigation, crimes, goofy hero, workplace, nothing goes right, workplace situations, partners, disorder, private investigator, television flop, short lived ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.9
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Reno 911! (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Reno 911! is an American comedy television series on Comedy Central that ran from 2003 to 2009. It is a mockumentary-style parody of law enforcement documentary shows, specifically COPS, with comic actors playing the police officers. Most of the ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, sitcom, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police officer, policewoman, improv, police station, incompetent police, escapades, silly humor, farce, workplace, law enforcement, crimes, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.0
 15K
Bull (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Jason Bull is the brilliant, brash, and charming founder of a hugely successful trial consulting firm.
Style: entertaining, captivating, humorous, light
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, investigation, workplace situations, psychologist, jury, manipulation, outsmarting, human nature, research, leader, analysis ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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CollegeHumor Originals (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Funny sketches with crude, adult, and undeniably hilarious comedy.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, parody, light ...
Plot: disorder, silly humor, boss, computers and web, workplace situations, workplace, social satire, joke, comedian, stand up comedian, satire, pop culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
What About Joan? (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: What About Joan? is an ABC sitcom that aired in 2001 for 2 seasons. It starred Joan Cusack as Joan Gallagher, a Chicago schoolteacher and the comedy of her day-to-day life. It co-starred Kyle Chandler. It was produced by James L. Brooks, Richard ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, touching, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: friendship, teacher, high school, lifestyle, workplace situations, workplace romance, love and romance, workplace, teachers and students, high school teacher, power relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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V.I.P. (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: V.I.P. is an American action/comedy-drama series starring Pamela Anderson. Created by J. F. Lawton, the series aired in syndication for four seasons from 1998 to 2002.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, bodyguard, working undercover, fighting crime, workplace, partners against crime, investigation, hacker, boss and employee, workplace situations, partners, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Brink (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Three top U.S. government and military officials scramble to prevent World War 3 from happening amidst the chaos of a geopolitical crisis.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: diplomat, workplace intrigue, political intrigue, state affairs, chaos, society, workplace situations, dark humor, military, multiple storylines, escapades, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Who Is Cletis Tout? (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A comedy about a hitman who sees everything in terms of the movies and how mistaken identity is getting in the way of recovering a stash of diamonds that was stolen and subsequently hidden more than 20 years earlier.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, clever, offbeat ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, heist, hitman, criminal heroes, cons and scams, partners, crime, crimes, disorder, hidden identity, goofy hero, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Almost Heroes (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Almost Heroes was a Canadian comedy TV series that premiered on Thursday, June 2, 2011 on Showcase, and ran for one season before being discontinued by Showcase at the beginning of the 2011 fall season. The series is centered on the lives of two ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family business, college graduate, family relations, workplace, lifestyle, workplace situations, silly humor, sibling relationship, brother brother relationship, comics, shopping mall, store ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 3K
Teachers (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Written by and starring acclaimed comedy troupe The Katydids, Teachers shows their hilariously warped perspective as six elementary school teachers trying to mold young minds, even though their own lives aren’t really together.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, light, touching
Plot: elementary school, school, teacher, workplace situations, youth, teachers and students, social relations, workplace, school teacher, woman
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Bending The Rules (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Detective Nick Blades is a New Orleans cop on trial for corruption. Assistant District Attorney Theo Gold is the man in charge of putting him behind bars. When these two unlikely partners from opposite sides of the law stumble onto a criminal plot, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, tense, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, police corruption, law enforcement, partners, unlikely partners, dishonesty, attempted murder, danger, luck, patience, dirty cop, trial ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 8.1
 47K
Workaholics (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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: sitcom, humorous, realistic, light, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: office, coworker, roommate, slacker, buddies, disorder, workplace situations, twentysomething life, call center, lifestyle, workplace romance, everyday life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.8
 3K
Getting On (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in a geriatric extended care wing of a down-at-the-heels hospital, Getting On follows put-upon nurses, anxious doctors and administrators as they struggle with the darkly comic, brutally honest and quietly compassionate realities of caring for ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: hospital, friendship, workplace situations, patient, elderly, workplace, aging, dark humor, doctors and patients, retirement home life, nurse, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Ground Floor (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: realistic, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, sitcom
Plot: workplace romance, office, boss, workplace situations, coincidence, love and romance, employer employee relationship, employment, workplace, romance, boss and employee, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Super Fun Night (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Junior attorney Kimmie Boubier and her two best friends, Helen-Alice and Marika, have had a standing date every Friday night for the last 13 years. They even have a motto for what they call "Friday Night Fun Night": "Always together! ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friends, best friends, lifestyle, workplace situations, siblings relations, misfit, social awkwardness, workplace, family relations, workplace romance, promotion, workplace humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%