Movies and TV shows like Benched

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Benched (2014)
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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 upside down when she joins the ranks of the legal world’s underdogs and very quickly realizes that the law isn't quite as fair as she once thought.
Style: humorous, sitcom, semi serious, feel good, captivating, light, realistic
Plot: workplace, workplace situations, legal, disorder, life turned upside down, courtroom, power relations, lawyer, love and romance, courtroom drama, female protagonist
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, sitcom and light films and TV series with plots about workplace situations, workplace, power relations, family relations, workplace humor, disorder and friendship mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Benched: Bad Judge (2014), Jane the Virgin (2014), Kevin from Work (2015), Telenovela (2015), Partners (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bad Judge (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The series chronicles the personal life (and the wild lifestyle) of Rebecca Wright, a tough-as-nails judge serving on the Los Angeles County Circuit Court, whose time off the bench is spent partying and displaying a reckless behavior. Her reputation ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, light
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female judge, workplace situations, legal, courtroom, courtroom drama, power relations, workplace humor, female protagonist, female boss, workplace, strong female presence, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Jane the Virgin (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A comedy-drama following a chaste young woman who is accidentally impregnated via artificial insemination as she struggles to inform her devoutly religious family and make the right choices concerning the child. Based on the telenovela "Juana ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pregnancy, life turned upside down, artificial insemination, virgin, rich man poor woman, love triangle, fall in love, love and romance, lesbian relationship, disorder, intrigue, unlikely couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, usa
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100%
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, workplace situations, workplace, office, workplace romance, office romance, unrequited love, co worker co worker relationship, friendship between men, workplace humor, coworker relationship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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52%
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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, entertaining ...
Plot: workplace, backstage, showbiz, tv show, workplace situations, media, disorder, tv star, actor, filmmaking, friendship, actor's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 5.8
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Partners (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Allen Braddock and Marcus Jackson are two attorneys with very different views on the law. After getting fired from his father's prestigious firm for employing questionable tactics, Allen is forced to team up with Marcus, a self-made man always ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: friends, lawyer, partners, buddies, legal, family relations, love and romance, society, silly humor, odd couple, buddy cop
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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47%
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Sophie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sophie is a Canadian television sitcom that aired on CBC from January 9, 2008 to March 23, 2009. It stars Natalie Brown as Sophie Parker, an unmarried single mother and talent agent. The show is an English-language adaptation of Télévision de ...
Style: sitcom, captivating, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: life turned upside down, family relations, single parent, workplace, workplace situations, showbiz, talent agent, pregnancy, breakup, mixed race child, single mother, canadian humor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Animal Practice (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy centering on Dr. George Coleman, a top veterinarian with an impressive list of famous animal patients at the Crane Animal Hospital - a bustling New York City veterinary practice where it often seems as if the patients are running the place. ...
Style: humorous, light, sitcom, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: veterinarian, hospital, disorder, workplace situations, pets, workplace, silly humor, animal life, rules and policies, bird, nurse, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, witty, realistic ...
Plot: workplace situations, power relations, siblings relations, physical appearance, workplace, store, family business, boss and employee, fish out of water, misfit, bookstore, blonde ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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44%
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W1A (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The follow-up to 'Twenty Twelve' as Ian Fletcher takes up the position of 'Head of Values' at the BBC. His task is to clarify, define, or re-define the core purpose of the BBC across all its functions and to position it ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, light, feel good ...
Plot: workplace situations, satire, workplace, television, disorder, nothing goes right, intern, bbc, supportive coworker, unsupportive coworkers, new job, counselor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Barbershop (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Calvin Palmer is the owner of a barbershop on the Southside of Chicago. Reluctantly inheriting the neighborhood establishment and popular hangout from his father, he juggles his responsibilities to his clients, his family, and his community as a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: barbershop, workplace, family business, hairdresser, power relations, family relations, misfit, buddies, society, workplace situations, everyday life, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Tracy Morgan Show (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Tracy Morgan Show is an American sitcom that aired from December 2, 2003 to March 20, 2004 on NBC. The series stars Tracy Morgan and Tamala Jones. The show was canceled in its first season after 18 episodes.
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, light, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, family life, workplace, parents and children, working class, auto repair, family business, friendship, workplace situations, car, stand up comedian, african american
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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43%
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Mr. Sunshine (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 293 min.
TV show
Story: Ben Donovan is a self-involved manager of a second-rate San Diego sports arena who begins to re-evaluate his life on his 40th birthday. Working alongside him is his boss and arena owner, Crystal--attractive, powerful and highly erratic; Alice--the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, realistic
Plot: workplace, workplace situations, ex athlete, disorder, boss and employee, midlife crisis, self involved, arena, power relations, unfulfillment, owner, birthday ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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42%
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The Crazy Ones (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: The Crazy Ones is an American situation comedy series created by David E. Kelley that stars Robin Williams and Sarah Michelle Gellar. The single-camera project premiered on CBS on September 26, 2013, as part of the 2013–14 American television ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: advertising, office, parents and children, media, workplace, workplace situations, campaign, family problems, longing, disorder, advertising agency, boss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Bad Teacher (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: An always inappropriate, fearless and unapologetic former trophy wife masquerades as a teacher in order to find a new man after her wealthy husband leaves her penniless.
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, captivating, funny ...
Plot: workplace, teachers and students, school, workplace situations, unsupportive coworkers, love and romance, teacher, manipulative woman, rivalry, looking for love, coworker relationship, arrogance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, retirement home life, friendship, workplace situations, workplace, aging, doctors and patients, patient, dark humor, elderly, nurse, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, light, entertaining ...
Plot: cleaning lady, working class, boss and employee, workplace situations, disorder, friends, obnoxious boss, workplace, everyday life, rivalry, power relations, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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, suspense ...
Plot: political satire, workplace, workplace situations, disorder, office, workplace humor, bureaucracy, satire, government agency, politics, incompetence
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.4
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Family Tools (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Family Tools is an American sitcom that ran on ABC from May 1 to July 10, 2013, and aired on Wednesdays at 8:30 pm ET. The series, created by Bobby Bowman, is produced by Mark Gordon, ABC Studios and ITV Studios America. It is based on the British ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: family business, family life, workplace situations, working class, workplace, nothing goes right, silly humor, disorder, parents and children, society, father son relationship, failed attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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, realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: journalism, friendship, workplace situations, power relations, tv show, workplace intrigue, best friends, workplace, media, love and romance, colleague, butler ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Dads (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Dads is an American sitcom which premiered on September 17, 2013 and airs Tuesdays at 8:00/7:00c on Fox. The series was created by Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild, and follows Warner and Eli, two successful video game developers whose lives are ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, captivating, light ...
Plot: parents and children, friends, life turned upside down, thirtysomething life, family relations, grownups, living with parents, disorder, politically correct, lifestyle, video game, father and son ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Still Open All Hours (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Still Open All Hours is a sitcom set in a grocer's shop. It is a sequel to the series Open All Hours, written by original series writer Roy Clarke and featuring several of the permanent cast members of the original series
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: store, workplace situations, workplace, family relations, parents and children, family business, friendship, storekeeper, salesman, customer, workplace humor, british humour ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire
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40%
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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, humorous, semi serious, sitcom
Plot: workplace romance, office, boss, coincidence, love and romance, workplace situations, employment, employer employee relationship, romance, power relations, boss and employee, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Manhattan Love Story (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The unfiltered internal monologues of a young man and a young woman are exposed as they begin a new relationship together.
Style: humorous, sitcom, witty, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: couple relations, battle of the sexes, looking for love, love and romance, couples, dating, society, friendship, rivalry, family relations, woman
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Let's Stay Together (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Let's Stay Together is an American romantic comedy television series created by Jacque Edmonds Cofer. It premiered on BET on January 11, 2011. The title of the series refers to the Al Green landmark 1972 song of the same name. The series ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, couples, couple relations, city life, family relations, friends, society, love and romance, siblings relations, urban
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Working the Engels (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A family are forced to band together to keep their heads above water when their father and breadwinner passes away, leaving them all in a mountain of debt.
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, captivating, realistic
Plot: family business, law firm, eccentric family, parents and children, workplace, legal, life turned upside down, family problems, family relations, family life, workplace situations, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Twenty Twelve (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Twenty Twelve is a BBC television comedy series written and directed by John Morton. Starring Hugh Bonneville, Jessica Hynes and Amelia Bullmore, the programme is a spoof on-location documentary following the organisation of the 2012 Summer Olympics ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic
Plot: satire, workplace situations, nothing goes right, secretary, disorder, power relations, boss and employee, team, olympics, boss, workplace, loner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sitcom, captivating
Plot: workplace, showbiz, backstage, disorder, free spirited, media satire, workplace situations, office, silly humor, boss, producer, workplace humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
How to Be a Gentleman (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: How to Be a Gentleman, inspired by the book of the same name, is a comedy about the unlikely friendship between a traditional, refined writer and an unrefined personal trainer. Andrew Carlson (David Hornsby) is an etiquette columnist whose devotion ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, odd couple, newspaper columnist, buddies, power relations, teaching the ways of the world, thirtysomething life, friends, school, columnist
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: realistic, humorous, sitcom, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: single parent, family relations, single father, boss and employee, gay, workplace situations, parents and children, workplace, gender, power relations, gay parent, grandmother granddaughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, semi serious, touching, witty ...
Plot: friendship, teacher, high school, lifestyle, workplace romance, love and romance, workplace situations, workplace, teachers and students, high school teacher, strong female presence, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%