Movies and TV shows like Staged

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Staged (2020)
 8.6
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Staged (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: David Tennant and Michael Sheen (playing themselves) were due to star in a production of 'Six Characters in Search of an Author' in the West End. The pandemic has put paid to that, but their director (Simon Evans) is determined not to let the opportunity pass him by.
Style: humorous, light, atmospheric, witty, ironic
Plot: quarantine, supportive friend, friendship between men, stage actor, cynic, actor's life, rehearsal, irony, fame, self involved, unlikely friendships, movie actor, merger
Time: contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, light and semi serious films and TV series with plots about workplace, friendship, workplace situations, disorder, friends, family relations and society mostly in Comedy, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Staged: Extras (2005), Pete versus Life (2010), Good Omens (2019), Pure (2019), Call My Agent! (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.3
 55K
Extras (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Andy Millman gave up his day job five years ago in the hope of achieving the big time, but he’s yet to land a speaking part, let alone saunter down the red carpet to pick up an Oscar. He remains optimistic however, as rubbing shoulders with the ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, cynical, not serious ...
Plot: aspiring actor, actor's life, workplace, actor, desire for fame, popularity, unsuccessful, friendship, celebrity culture, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
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95%
Pete versus Life (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Pete versus Life is a Channel 4 sitcom created by George Jeffrie and Bert Tyler-Moore. It stars Rafe Spall and the first episode was aired on 6 August 2010. It was recommissioned for a second series after averaging 1.6 million viewers and a young ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, surreal, feel good ...
Plot: media, disorder, lifestyle, soccer, journalist, life, teenage life, everyday life, family relations, society, sportscaster, commentator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 8.1
 67K
Good Omens (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 328 min.
TV show
Story: In 2019 the world is on the brink of an apocalypse as humanity prepares for a final judgment. But follies ensue — Aziraphale, a somewhat fussy angel, and Crowley, a demon aren’t enthusiastic about the end of the world, and can’t seem to find ...
Style: witty, exciting, captivating, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: angel, demon, devil, heaven and hell, armageddon, fallen angel, prophecy, antichrist, end of the world, foe turned friend, good versus evil, hell ...
Place: england, usa, london, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.3
 2K
Pure (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: Marnie is not OK. She's had x-rated thoughts for the last 3672 days and she doesn't know why or what they mean. When she jumps on a coach to London, she doesn't know a soul, not even herself, but in the city she will build a new life.
Style: funny, psychological, light, ironic, humorous
Plot: sexual relations, sexual fantasy, self discovery, anxiety, mental health, mental disorder, new life, mental illness, coworker relationship, friendship, female protagonist, colleague colleague relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 8.3
 12K
Call My Agent! (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: TV mini-series about a French talent agency
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light, captivating ...
Plot: actor's life, showbiz, celebrity culture, workplace, workplace situations, disorder, life turned upside down, rivalry, friendship, society, satire, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 8.4
 162K
Entourage (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Film star Vince Chase navigates the vapid terrain of Los Angeles with a close circle of friends and his trusty agent.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious, talky ...
Plot: hollywood, actor, buddies, friendship, fame, producer, wealth, celebrity, lifestyle, actor's life, rising to stardom, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, beverly hills, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.1
 965
Love, Nina (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Twenty years old and from Leicester, Nina moves to North London in 1982, to care for the two young boys of a working single mother, George, the editor of a London literary review.
Style: ironic, light, sincere, humorous
Plot: nanny, single mother, eccentric family, family relations, follow your dream, neighbor neighbor relationship, mischievous children, female protagonist, letter writing, autobiography, bohemian, literary agent
Time: 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.3
 458
Unscripted (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Unscripted is the on going tales of three out of work actors navigating the rough terrain of Los Angeles. In a land where the universal word for actors is "No", Unscripted takes a look at these three kind souls just trying to survive. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, sexy ...
Plot: filmmaking, actor's life, showbiz, lifestyle, media, aspiring actor, casting, audition, hollywood, satire, artists and showbiz, media satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 7.5
 2K
Ambassadors (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: The adventures and politics of a British ambassador to a fictitious Asian country called Tajbekistan.
Style: humorous, political comedy, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: politics, satire, secretary, translator, workplace, state affairs, workplace situations, ambassador, tourist, dictatorship, political humor, fictional country ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.9
 556
White Van Man (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The incredible misadventures of two handymen on the road and the extraordinary people they meet along the way.
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, feel good, light ...
Plot: working class, workplace, family relations, nothing goes right, construction worker, family business, workplace situations, society, disorder, destruction, partners, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Paquita Salas (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
TV show
Story: One of Spain's best talent agents in the '90s, Paquita now finds herself searching desperately for new stars after suddenly losing her biggest client.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, ironic, semi serious ...
Plot: talent agent, businesswoman, workplace situations, actress, actor's life, filmmaking, star, stars, co worker co worker relationship, fame, acting class, aspiring actress ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 8.7
 121K
Fleabag (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: As she hurls herself headlong at modern living, Fleabag is thrown roughly up against the walls of contemporary London, sleeping with anyone who dares to stand too close, squeezing money from wherever she can, rejecting anyone who tries to help ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, psychological, idiotic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sister sister relationship, breaking the fourth wall, promiscuity, sexuality, sexual humor, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, female friendship, promiscuous woman, female protagonist, british, single woman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Hotel Babylon (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hotel Babylon is a British television drama series based on the book of the same name by Imogen Edwards-Jones, that aired from 19 January 2006 to 14 August 2009, produced by independent production company Carnival Films for BBC One. The show ...
Style: sentimental, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, workplace romance, concierge, guest, uptight character, boss, ambitious, manager, sexual tension, workplace, vacation, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 8.0
 2K
Stella (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Ruth Jones stars as a 40-something mum juggling the ups and downs of family life amid the chaos of her eccentric friends, relatives and children's fathers.
Style: humorous, emotional, light, psychological, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, lovers, single parent, everyday life, working class, family values, convict, parents and children, neighbor, society, mother daughter relationship, misunderstanding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.9
 85
Leap Year (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: After being laid-off from their corporate day jobs, Aaron, Bryn, Derek, Olivia and Jack compete to get their businesses off the ground when a mystery benefactor promises to invest $500,000 in one of their startups.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, inspirational, semi serious ...
Plot: ambition, money raising, workplace, boss and employee, computers and web, power relations, buddies, programmer, rise to the top, society, rivalry, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.9
 2K
Kingdom (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Kingdom is a British television series produced by Parallel Film and Television Productions for the ITV network. It was created by Simon Wheeler and stars Stephen Fry as Peter Kingdom, a Norfolk solicitor who is coping with family, colleagues, and ...
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: small town, family relations, boss and employee, legal, small town life, apprentice, siblings relations, hotshot lawyer, workplace, crimes, patronizing, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.7
 229
Good Dog (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Good Dog is a Canadian television comedy-drama series which aired for one season on HBO Canada. The show follows the life of character George, a role that Ken Finkleman reprised from The Newsroom.
Style: witty, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: nothing goes right, life turned upside down, couple relations, disorder, couples, tv show, buddies, ratings, television producer, profanity, media, nagging and grouching ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 8.0
 10K
Outnumbered (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Partly-improvised sitcom looking at the trials and tribulations of bringing up three young children - a regal five-year-old girl with a talent for interrogation, a seven-year-old boy who could fib for Britain and an 11-year-old who is gearing up for ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: parents and children, couples, everyday life, couple relations, family life, parenthood, youth, family relations, precocious child, parenting, responsibility, boss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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You're the Worst (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Narcissistic, brash, and self-destructive Jimmy thinks all relationships are doomed. Cynical, people-pleasing, and stubborn Gretchen knows that relationships aren't for her. So when they meet at a wedding, it's only natural that the two of ...
Style: realistic, sitcom, humorous, light, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: sexual activity, love hate relationship, couple relations, best friends, infidelity, doubts and hesitations, love and romance, couples, depression, cynic, self destructing, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.8
 909
Pepper Dennis (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Pepper Dennis is a comedy-drama television series
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, sexy ...
Plot: ambition, love and romance, tv reporter, workplace, rivalry, boss and employee, television, friendship, society, network, media, anchor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.8
 2K
Beaver Falls (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Beaver Falls is a British comedy-drama that follows a trio of Oxford Brookes University graduates who managed to deceitfully get jobs at Beaver Falls, an elitist American summer camp for the beautiful teenage offspring of California's rich and ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, psychological, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: camp, summer, coming of age, friendship, youth, popularity, social relations, teasing, camp counselor, fish out of water, summer camp, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.3
 12K
Green Wing (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: Green Wing is a British sitcom set in the fictional East Hampton Hospital. It was created by the same team behind the sketch show Smack the Pony, led by Victoria Pile, and stars Tamsin Greig, Stephen Mangan and Julian Rhind-Tutt. Although set in a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, love triangle, comedy of errors, love affair, workplace, fall in love, battle of the sexes, prank, nurse, workplace romance, workplace situations, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.6
 11K
Baskets (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Chip Baskets wants to follow his dream of being a French clown—however, reality keeps interfering. Saddled with financial difficulties and facing an impenetrable language barrier, he moves back home to Bakersfield with high hopes. There, he is ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sitcom, ironic ...
Plot: clown, follow your dream, hopes, misfit, goofy hero, sibling relationship, sarcasm, rivalry, friendship, fall in love, family relations, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 7.8
 17K
Fresh Meat (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A group of six students about to embark on the most exciting period of their lives so far: university!
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: student life, university, lifestyle, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, social awkwardness, student, youth, social relations, young people, shyness, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Welcome to Waikiki (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: Kang Dong-Goo dreams of becoming a movie director, but he is cynical due to bad luck. Cheon Joon-Ki wanted to follow in his father's footsteps and become an actor, but he is now just a minor actor. Bong-Doo-Sik came to Seoul to become a ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: friendship, friends, workplace, youth, buddies, family problems, love, happy ending, multiple storylines, romance, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Zach Stone Is Gonna Be Famous (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Zach hires a camera crew to film him throughout his daily life as a part of his quest to become an over-night celebrity - even though he possesses no real talent. From Zach's attempts to become a celebrity chef or a ring-tone recording artist ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fame, immature, everyday life, teenage life, desire for fame, self involved, youth, american dream, videotaping, ambition, fast talker, shallowness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A behind-the-scenes look at a fictional sketch-comedy TV show.
Style: witty, realistic, semi serious, talky, humorous ...
Plot: tv show, workplace situations, showbiz, friendship, artists and showbiz, workplace problem, comedian, backstage, teamwork, boss, rivals, old friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 8.5
 105K
The Office (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Office is a British sitcom television series that was first broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC Two on 9 July 2001. Created, written, and directed by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, the programme is about the day-to-day lives of office ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, realistic, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: office, employer employee relationship, boss, workplace, everyday life, coworker, boss and employee, job, workplace problem, goofy hero, disorder, frustration ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.9
 1K
Heartlands (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gentle Colin 'Col' Lawes happily lead a quiet life, running a news agency with his soiled-rotten wife Sandra and playing competition darts in the Atletic Arms team. Colin catches her committing adultery with team captain Geoff, a cop, who ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, light ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, love, self discovery, obsessive quest, love and romance, couples, on the road, towel, briefs, relationships, romantic rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
 705
Mapp & Lucia (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: 1930s comedy drama based on EF Benson's novels, about the rivalry between two women in a quaint village.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty
Plot: small town, rivalry, village, society, social relations, village life, small town life, priest, gossip, friendship, lesbian, snobbism ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%