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Easy to Assemble (2008)
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Easy to Assemble (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Easy to Assemble is a Webseries created by and starring Illeana Douglas, and sponsored by furniture store IKEA. Douglas plays a fictional version of herself trying to quit acting and work a "real job" at the IKEA in Burbank, CA. She soon finds she cannot leave Hollywood behind when fellow actress Justine Bateman starts an internet talk show called "40 and Bitter" on the floor of IKEA. The series has had several notable guest stars, including Jeff Goldblum, Keanu Reeves, Jane Lynch, Justine Bateman, Tim Meadows, Cheri Oteri, Tom Arnold, Ed Begley, Jr., Kevin Pollak, Fred Willard, Daryl Sabara, Ricki Lake, David Henrie, Patricia Heaton, and Eric Lange.
Style: humorous, realistic, cynical, not serious, offbeat
Plot: lifestyle, showbiz, best friends, unsupportive friend, support group, starting over, hopes, artists and showbiz, actor's life, disorder, fish out of water, workplace, workplace situations, store, midlife crisis, unfulfillment, talk show, friends, celebrity culture, giant
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and sitcom films and TV series with plots about artists and showbiz, workplace, workplace situations, lifestyle, showbiz, disorder and media mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Easy to Assemble: Breaking & Entering (2013), Mr. Sunshine (2011), Greg the Bunny (2002), Blunt Talk (2015), Fat Actress (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Breaking & Entering (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Breaking & Entering is an independent series about three friends seeking to enter Hollywood by breaking their backs working as assistants. B&E is based on and inspired by the lives of industry assistants who live and work in REAL HOLLYWOOD ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: hollywood, follow your dream, desire for fame, workplace, buddies, showbiz, workplace situations, friends, personal assistant, celebrity, breaking and entering, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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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
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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94%
Greg the Bunny (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Greg the Bunny is an American television sitcom that originally aired on Fox TV in 2002. It starred Seth Green and a hand puppet named Greg the Bunny, originally invented by the team of Sean S. Baker, Spencer Chinoy and Dan Milano. Milano and Chinoy ...
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, sitcom
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A British newscaster moves to Los Angeles with his alcoholic manservant and the baggage of several failed marriages to host a sanctimonious talk show.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: tv show, media satire, media, artists and showbiz, workplace situations, workplace, silly humor, journalism, talk show, talk show host, television studio, backstage
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Fat Actress is an American sitcom television series starring Kirstie Alley. It aired on Showtime in the United States in the spring of 2005, on Movie Central in Western Canada, The Movie Network in Eastern Canada, FX in the UK, Network Ten in ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Grosse Pointe is an American television parody series which aired on the WB Network during the 2000–2001 television season. Created by Darren Star, it was a satire depicting the behind-the-scenes drama on the set of a television show, and was ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, cynical, sitcom ...
Plot: backstage, satire, actress, actor, tv show, rivalry, lifestyle, showbiz, actor's life, celebrity culture, star, workplace intrigue ...
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Place: california, usa
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The series initially follows Valerie Cherish (Kudrow), a veteran sitcom actress who has been out of the spotlight for more than a decade, as she attempts in 2005 to return to the industry that made her famous. Valerie lands a role on a new network ...
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Plot: comeback, actress, tv show, ambition, lifestyle, workplace, backstage, celebrity culture, media satire, disorder, self involved, worn out ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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Genre: Comedy
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TV show
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Audience: girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, feel good, light ...
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71%
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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68%
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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63%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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63%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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TV show
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
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TV show
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60%
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Country: USA
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TV show
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
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58%
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TV show
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Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, parody, light ...
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55%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jeff Goldblum put his Hollywood actor life on hold to star alongside his new girlfriend in a Pittsburgh regional theater production of The Music Man. Co-directors Bradley and LaBrache tread a surprisingly elegant line between genuine documentary and ...
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55%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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TV show
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53%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Catherine Tate Show is a British television sketch comedy written by Catherine Tate and Aschlin Ditta. Tate also stars in all but one of the show's sketches, which feature a wide range of characters. The Catherine Tate Show airs on BBC Two ...
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