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Andy Richter Controls the Universe (2002)
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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, cynical, witty, semi serious, clever, offbeat, biting, suspense, realistic
Plot: best friends, writer's life, lifestyle, love and romance, dull life, boss and employee, workplace, workplace situations, office, supportive coworker, singleness, obnoxious boss, hapless, power relations, aspiring writer, workplace humor
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sitcom, realistic and witty films and TV series with plots about workplace, workplace situations, power relations, boss and employee, love and romance, friends and office mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Andy Richter Controls the Universe: 30 Rock (2006), Less Than Perfect (2002), What About Joan? (2000), Ground Floor (2013), Utopia (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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30 Rock (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: 30 Rock is an American television comedy series that ran on NBC from October 11, 2006, to January 31, 2013, and was created by Tina Fey. The series, which is loosely based on Fey's experiences as head writer for Saturday Night Live, takes place ...
Style: sitcom, parody, humorous, witty, not serious ...
Plot: friendship, showbiz, tv show, actor, female protagonist, employer employee relationship, writing, writers, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, workplace situations, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Less Than Perfect (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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 ...
Plot: journalism, friendship, workplace situations, power relations, workplace, media, best friends, love and romance, tv show, workplace intrigue, colleague, anchor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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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, semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic ...
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
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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
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Utopia (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: Set inside the offices of the "Nation Building Authority", a newly created government organisation responsible for overseeing major infrastructure projects, Utopia explores that moment when bureaucracy and grand dreams collide. It's a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting ...
Plot: political satire, workplace, disorder, workplace situations, office, workplace humor, bureaucracy, satire, politics, government agency, incompetence
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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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, mad ...
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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64%
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, feel good, light ...
Plot: love and romance, co worker co worker relationship, workplace romance, workplace situations, office, workplace, office romance, unrequited love, friendship between men, workplace humor, coworker relationship, male friendship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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64%
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LateLine (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: LateLine is an American TV sitcom that ran on NBC from March 17, 1998, through March 16, 1999. Due to an abrupt cancellation, there were seven unaired episodes. Created by John Markus and Al Franken, LateLine depicted the behind-the-scenes ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, clever, cynical, offbeat ...
Plot: workplace romance, journalism, satire, disorder, politics, workplace intrigue, campaign, media, showbiz, rise to the top, anchor, couples ...
Time: 90s
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62%
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Campus Ladies (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Campus Ladies is an American sitcom that premiered on Oxygen on January 8, 2006. It stars Christen Sussin and Carrie Aizley as two 40-something women who decide to go enroll at the fictional University of the Midwest. The humor comes from the ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious, suspense ...
Plot: college, lifestyle, college life, looking for love, looking for sex, best friends, love and romance, youth, middle aged, divorce, friendship, sexual humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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62%
Sean Saves the World (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sean Saves the World is an upcoming American television series starring Sean Hayes. The multi-camera comedy is expected to air on NBC as part of the 2013–14 American television season. The series is set to premiere on October 3, 2013, and will air ...
Style: humorous, realistic, sitcom, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, single parent, single father, boss and employee, gay, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, gender, parents and children, gay parent, grandmother granddaughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Stacked (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stacked is an American television sitcom that premiered on Fox on April 13, 2005. On May 18, 2006, Stacked was canceled, leaving five episodes unaired in the United States. The last episode aired on January 11, 2006. The five unaired episodes have ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: workplace situations, power relations, workplace, misfit, physical appearance, siblings relations, family business, boss and employee, store, fish out of water, bookstore, blonde ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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, nerd, misfit, boss and employee, workplace situations, workplace, lifestyle, teamwork, career, popularity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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, female protagonist
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Office (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The everyday lives of office employees in the Scranton, Pennsylvania branch of the fictional Dunder Mifflin Paper Company.
Style: realistic, talky, not serious, sitcom, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: office, salesman, workplace, job, workplace situations, promotion, love and romance, rivals, popularity, coworker, career, supportive coworker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, new york, usa
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59%
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The Jane Show (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Jane Show is a Canadian television sitcom produced by Shaftesbury Films that was shown on Global from 2006 to 2007. The series stars Teresa Pavlinek as Jane Black, an aspiring novelist who takes a corporate job after her life undergoes a major ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, humorous
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Tacoma FD (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In a firehouse in one of America’s rainiest cities that is light on blazes that need extinguishing, its crew keeps themselves entertained with creative competitions, friendly first responder rivalries, and bizarre emergency calls.
Style: entertaining, not serious, humorous, cynical, light ...
Plot: firefighter, prank, employer employee relationship, satire, office, danger, firefighting, workplace situations, team, job, workplace humor, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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58%
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Saxondale (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Steve Coogan plays Tommy Saxondale: an ex-roadie with anger management issues and a pest-control business. Tommy is a little arrogant, a little egotistical and feels the world owes him more respect than it typically shows him. He has an assistant ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: suburbs, midlife crisis, workplace, self involved, dull life, unsuccessful, workplace situations, middle class, ex husband ex wife relationship, british humour, unfulfillment, disgruntled ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Cleaning Lady (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A Diarista was a Brazilian sitcom directed by José Alvarenga Jr. and written by Aloísio de Abreu and Bruno Mazzeo. The series premiered on April 13, 2004 at 11:00 PM and was aired from 2004 to 2007 on Tuesday nights on Rede Globo.
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Plot: cleaning lady, boss and employee, working class, disorder, workplace, obnoxious boss, friends, workplace situations, everyday life, rivalry, best friends, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Thick of It (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the corridors of power and spin, the Minister for Social Affairs is continually harassed by Number 10's policy enforcer and dependent on his not-so-reliable team of civil servants.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, cynical, humorous, witty ...
Plot: politics, satire, state affairs, workplace, workplace situations, political intrigue, government official, politician, society, political satire, stupidity, british humour ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe
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56%
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Outsourced (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Outsourced is an American television sitcom set in an Indian workplace. It is based on the John Jeffcoat film of the same name and adapted by Robert Borden of George Lopez and Universal Media Studios for NBC. The series originally ran from September ...
Style: realistic, sitcom, humorous, not serious, light ...
Plot: office, workplace, workplace problem, corporate world, workplace situations, love and romance, society, social differences, culture clash, boss and employee, staff, boss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
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56%
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Just Shoot Me! (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Just Shoot Me! is an American television sitcom that aired for seven seasons on NBC from March 4, 1997, to August 16, 2003, with 148 episodes produced. The show was created by Steven Levitan, the show's executive producer.
Style: sitcom, realistic, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: fashion, journalism, office, workplace, parents and children, lifestyle, journal, roommate, secretary, family relations, workplace situations, model ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: usa
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56%
Are You There, Chelsea? (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Are You There, Chelsea? is an American sitcom created by Dottie Zicklin and Julie Ann Larson. It is based on Chelsea Handler's 2008 best-selling book Are You There, Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea and aired from January 11 to March 28, 2012, on ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, workplace, friends, best friends, twentysomething life, alcohol abuse, singleness, strong female presence, roommate, workplace humor, troublemaker, bar ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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56%
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 ⇓
55%
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10 Items or Less (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: 10 Items or Less is a partly scripted, partly improvised American comedy series created by Nancy Hower, Robert Hickey and John Lehr. It starred Lehr as a less-than-successful businessman who returned home to run Greens & Grains, the family-owned ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: store, workplace, boss and employee, small town, misfit, friends, clerk, friendship, rivalry, silly humor, farce, superior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Freddie (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Freddie is a television sitcom created by, and starring, Freddie Prinze, Jr. that aired from October 5, 2005 to April 12, 2006. Freddie is inspired by Prinze Jr.'s real life, growing up in a house filled with women. His lifelong friend, Conrad ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious
Plot: chef, eccentric family, friends, family relations, buddies, best friends, lifestyle, family, restaurant, cooking and food, family life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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55%
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Clipped (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Clipped centers on a group of barbershop coworkers who all went to high school together but ran in very different crowds. Now they find themselves working together at Buzzy's, a barbershop in Charlestown, Massachusetts.
Style: humorous, sitcom, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Plot: boss and employee, friendship, workplace, reunion, workplace situations, unfulfillment, power relations, high school friends, barbershop, everyday life, indoor, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.2
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Becker (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Becker is a dedicated, outspoken and talented doctor with a gruff exterior. While he tends to offend those who try to get close to him, he is extremely dedicated to his medical practice in the Bronx, N.Y., where he always goes the extra mile to help ...
Style: sitcom, witty, clever, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: diner, doctor, love and romance, workplace, battle of the sexes, antisocial behavior, everyday life, up and down relationship, nagging and grouching, blind character, dedication, friends ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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That Girl (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: That Girl is an American sitcom that ran on ABC from 1966 to 1971. It stars Marlo Thomas as the title character Ann Marie, an aspiring actress, who moves from her hometown of Brewster, New York to try to make it big in New York City. Ann has to take ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sitcom
Plot: actor's life, media, workplace, lifestyle, love and romance, tv show, workplace situations, performer's life, workplace romance, boss and employee, showbiz, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Manchild (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Stockbroker Terry, art expert Patrick, orthodontist James and decking supremo Gary have been friends since their schooldays. Now, having all reached the age of 50, they are intent on reliving the freedom of their youth, buying hip new clothes and ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: midlife crisis, workplace romance, lifestyle, friendship, introspection, boss and employee, looking for love, family relations, best friends, buddies, workplace, reunion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
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53%
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Chef! (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Chef! is a British situation comedy starring Lenny Henry that aired as twenty episodes over three series from 1993 to 1996 on the BBC. The show was created and primarily written by Peter Tilbury based on an idea from Lenny Henry and produced for the ...
Style: sitcom, cynical, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Plot: workplace, restaurant, chef, cooking, patronizing, cooking and food, hotshot, african american, french, temperamental, hapless, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: europe, england
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53%