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Michael: Tuesdays & Thursdays (2011)
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Michael: Tuesdays & Thursdays (2011)
Original name: Michael: Tuesdays and Thursdays
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Michael: Tuesdays and Thursdays is a Canadian television sitcom that debuted on CBC Television in 2011. Described by the National Post as a cross between What About Bob? and Frasier, the show stars Matt Watts as Michael, a neurotic young man who sees his therapist twice a week, and Bob Martin as David, his therapist who views Michael as an ideal guinea pig for the experimental psychiatric techniques he hopes will turn him into a bestselling pop psychology writer. Filmed in Ottawa, the show's cast also includes Jennifer Irwin, Pablo Silveira, Martha Burns and Tommie-Amber Pirie.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, sitcom
Plot: psychiatrist, friendship, introspection, doctors and patients, betrayal, workaholic, therapy, office, hopes, dishonesty, gain trust, exploitation, mentally unstable, innocence lost, adult as child, who to trust, power relations, exploit, agoraphobia, doctor patient relationship, man child, book editor
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada

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