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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.
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, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, sitcom
Plot: psychiatrist, friendship, betrayal, office, workaholic, mentally unstable, hopes, dishonesty, introspection, gain trust, doctors and patients, innocence lost, adult as child, who to trust, power relations, exploit, therapy, agoraphobia, doctor patient relationship, man child
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, sitcom and semi serious films and TV series with plots about workplace, workplace situations, friendship, friends, power relations, family relations and couples mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Michael: Tuesdays & Thursdays: Hiccups (2010), The Jane Show (2004), Less Than Perfect (2002), Halfway Home (2007), Out of Practice (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hiccups (2010)
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Country: Canada
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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The Jane Show (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
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Less Than Perfect (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Claude Casey moved up in the secretarial world of television news, from temp to the anchor's desk. After her boss hires her full time, Claude realizes she may be in over her head in this world of assistants fighting to get ahead. But Claude is ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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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: offbeat, realistic, humorous, not serious, sitcom
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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Out of Practice (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 27 min.
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Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting
Plot: workplace, workplace situations, disorder, political satire, office, bureaucracy, workplace humor, satire, government agency, politics, incompetence
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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49%
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Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
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Country: Canada
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36%
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Rita Rocks (2008)
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Country: USA
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Country: Canada
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Style: semi serious, realistic, clever, humorous, canadian humor
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
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35%
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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34%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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34%
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Drifters (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 23 min.
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Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
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34%
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Sunnyside (2015)
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Duration: 22 min.
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