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Complete Works (2014)
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Complete Works (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Comedy series set in the world of a collegiate Shakespeare competition. Hal, a Shakespeare-obsessed Midwesterner, makes it to the finals only to discover that the road to victory is often paved with douchebag-ery.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: ambition, actor's life, passionate interest, hopes, artists and showbiz, rivalry, actor, underdog, theater, shakespeare, geek, competition
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe

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