Movies and TV shows like Powerless

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Powerless (2017)
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Powerless (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Emily Locke lands her dream job as Director of Research and Development for Wayne Security in Charm City, home to super heroes and villains and citizens fed up with the collateral damage of their constant fighting.
Style: sitcom, light, captivating, entertaining
Plot: superhero, supernatural power, office worker, workplace situations, coworker, workplace, co worker co worker relationship, office, workplace intrigue, teamwork, relationships, society, working class, lifestyle, office romance, employer employee relationship, office politics, social relations, office building, workplace humor

Most similar movies to Powerless

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sitcom, light and feel good films and TV series with plots about workplace situations, workplace, workplace humor, society, friendship, office and family relations mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Powerless: The Tick (2001), Kevin from Work (2015), Hardware (2003), WandaVision (2021), Deadpool (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Tick (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The Tick is an American sitcom based on the character Tick from the comic book of the same name. It aired on Fox in late 2001 and was produced by Columbia TriStar Television. With a pilot airing on November 8, the series ran nine episodes on ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: superhero, goofy hero, rescue, disorder, danger, odd couple, crimes, crime, heroes, partners, partners against crime, accountant ...
Time: contemporary
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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 situations, workplace romance, workplace, office, office romance, unrequited love, friendship between men, workplace humor, coworker relationship, male friendship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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81%
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Hardware (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Hardware is a British sitcom that aired on ITV from 2003 to 2004. Starring Martin Freeman, it was written and created by Simon Nye, the creator of Men Behaving Badly. The show's opening theme was A Taste of Honey by Herb Alpert's Tijuana ...
Style: sitcom, captivating, entertaining, humorous, light ...
Plot: store, employee, customer, coworker, workplace situations, workplace, coworker relationship, humour, co worker co worker relationship, employer employee relationship, cafe, marital problem ...
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80%
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WandaVision (2021)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 350 min.
TV show
Story: Wanda Maximoff and Vision—two super-powered beings living idealized suburban lives—begin to suspect that everything is not as it seems.
Style: sitcom, captivating, entertaining, exciting
Plot: witch, supernatural, suburbs, superhero, magical power, supernatural power, superheroine, comic hero, repressed memory, false memory, superhero team, dream world ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 2020s, 70s, 2010s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Deadpool (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Deadpool is hired and smitten by the enigmatically psychotic Typhoid Mary. But who is his target?
Style: captivating, light, humorous, exciting, feel good
Plot: super villain, superhero, humour, deadly, adult humor, crimes, heroes, danger, male protagonist, silly humor, absurd humor, murder ...
Time: 2010s
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67%
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Workaholics (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Workaholics is an American sitcom that premiered on Comedy Central on April 5, 2011. The series is in its third season, and is predominantly written by its stars Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine, Anders Holm, and co-creator Kyle Newacheck who play, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, light, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: office, roommate, coworker, slacker, buddies, disorder, workplace situations, twentysomething life, call center, lifestyle, irresponsible, everyday life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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60%
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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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58%
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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, society, love and romance, 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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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, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: family business, family life, hardware store, nothing goes right, workplace, workplace situations, working class, silly humor, parents and children, disorder, society, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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56%
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Moonbase 8 (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: In the isolated desert of Winslow, Arizona at NASA’s Moon Base Simulator, three eager astronauts—Skip, Rook and their leader Cap—attempt to qualify for their first lunar mission. They encounter many obstacles including loneliness, self-doubt ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, unusual plot structure
Plot: astronaut, friendship, space mission, workplace situations, society, outer space, employer employee relationship, silly humor, space exploration, band, loser, environment
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 8.2
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Better Off Ted (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Better Off Ted is an American satirical situation comedy series, created by Victor Fresco, who also served as the show's Executive Producer. The series ran on the ABC network from March 18, 2009 to January 26, 2010. Better Off Ted focuses on ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, sitcom, offbeat ...
Plot: workplace, research, boss, office, workplace situations, corporate world, success, team, coworker, experiment, satire, ethics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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53%
Weird Science (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Weird Science is a mid-1990s American comedy series made for television, based on the 1985 film of the same name.
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: wish come true, fantasy becomes reality, desire, magic, transformation, superhero, friends, teenage life, supernatural ability, hopes, youth, computer genius ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
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51%
I Am Not Okay with This (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sydney is a teenage girl navigating the trials and tribulations of high school while dealing with the complexities of her family, her budding sexuality, and mysterious superpowers just beginning to awaken deep within her.
Style: captivating, light, feel good, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural power, telekinesis, lgbt teen, adolescence, teenager, small town, lgbt, female protagonist, love, youth, friendship, high school ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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, light, feel good ...
Plot: working class, nothing goes right, workplace, family relations, construction worker, society, disorder, family business, workplace situations, destruction, partners, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, northern england
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49%
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, everyday life, working class, boss and employee, friends, workplace, workplace situations, obnoxious boss, disorder, rivalry, best friends, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, family life, workplace, working class, parents and children, auto repair, family business, friendship, workplace situations, stand up comedian, african american, car
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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49%
The Great Indoors (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: An adventure reporter must adapt to the times when he becomes the boss to a group of millennials in the digital department of the magazine.
Style: sitcom, feel good, funny, light, humorous ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: adaptation, stereotypes, social relations, lifestyle, rivalry, life philosophy, ambition, society, youth, transformation, friendship, fish out of water ...
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49%
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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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45%
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Whites (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Whites was a BBC sitcom, written by Oliver Lansley and Matt King, directed by David Kerr, and starring Alan Davies as the executive chef at a country house hotel. BBC Two gave the go ahead for the show to go into production in August 2009 with the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, captivating, light ...
Plot: cooking and food, chef, british humour, workplace situations, workplace, lifestyle, kitchen, restaurant, friendship, rivalry, society, waiter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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Teachers (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Written by and starring acclaimed comedy troupe The Katydids, Teachers shows their hilariously warped perspective as six elementary school teachers trying to mold young minds, even though their own lives aren’t really together.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, touching ...
Plot: elementary school, school, teacher, workplace situations, youth, teachers and students, social relations, relationships, female teacher, family relations, lifestyle, life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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42%
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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: witty, cynical, humorous, light, not serious ...
Plot: firefighter, prank, employer employee relationship, satire, office, workplace situations, workplace humor, job, firefighting, rescue, team, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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42%
The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy about an inept American placed in charge of sales at his company's London branch. He has no experience with British culture, knows nothing about sales, and has only one employee, Dave. Each episode begins with a scene of Margaret ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, realistic, entertaining ...
Plot: farce, nothing goes right, disorder, fish out of water, manager, misfit, boss and employee, workplace situations, workplace, office, salesman, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
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42%
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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, buddies, misfit, society, family relations, power relations, workplace situations, everyday life, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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42%
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Great News (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A New Jersey mom puts her relationship with her daughter to the test when she lands an internship at the same TV station where her daughter works.
Style: sitcom, light, entertaining, humorous, captivating
Audience: chick flick
Plot: workplace humor, media satire, workplace situations, overbearing mother, tv reporter, mother daughter relationship, ego clash, verbal byplay, uptight character, relationship vs career, television, domineering mother ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.1
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Almost Heroes (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Almost Heroes was a Canadian comedy TV series that premiered on Thursday, June 2, 2011 on Showcase, and ran for one season before being discontinued by Showcase at the beginning of the 2011 fall season. The series is centered on the lives of two ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family business, workplace, college graduate, family relations, silly humor, workplace situations, lifestyle, sibling relationship, brother brother relationship, comics, store, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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42%
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Superstore (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A hilarious workplace comedy about a unique family of employees at a super-sized mega store. From the bright-eyed newbies and the seen-it-all veterans to the clueless summer hires and the in-it-for-life managers, together they hilariously tackle the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, funny, feel good, absurd
Audience: teens
Plot: workplace humor, store, workplace situations, employee, rivalry, sarcasm, workplace romance, love interest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, workplace, teamwork ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.3
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Trollied (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Set in Valco, a fictional budget supermarket in the north west of England, Trollied finds the funny in one of our most familiar surroundings and focuses on the types of characters we all recognise: bored checkout staff, ineffectual managers and a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: supermarket, workplace, workplace situations, supportive coworker, employer employee relationship, workplace humor, store, petty job, flirting, strong female presence, employment, job ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.2
 23K
Resident Alien (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Crash-landed alien Harry takes on the identity of a small-town Colorado doctor. Arriving with a secret mission, he starts off living a simple life…but things get a bit rocky when he’s roped into solving a local murder and realizes he needs to ...
Style: entertaining, feel good, captivating, light, humorous ...
Plot: alien, fish out of water, alien contact, alien race, alien disguised as human, friendship, social relations, moral dilemma, lifestyle, alien creature, culture clash, society ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 12K
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, workplace situations, office, workplace, parents and children, campaign, media, longing, family problems, disorder, advertising agency, fast talker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Marvel Studios: Legends (2021)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 7 min.
TV show
Story: Revisit the epic heroes, villains and moments from across the MCU in preparation for the stories still to come. Each dynamic segment feeds directly into the upcoming series — setting the stage for future events. This series weaves together the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: superhero, superhero team, danger, heroes, captain america character, super villain, chase, hulk hogan, society, salvation, fight scenes, friends ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%