Workaholic movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant workaholic movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, entertaining, semi serious, feel good and funny films and TV shows about / with workaholic, storytelling, dialogue, mentor, runaway, culture clash, life philosophy, catastrophe, destiny and happy ending plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
workaholic movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as workaholic: Click (2006), Bones (2005), Morning Glory (2010), The Family Man (2000), Sabrina (1995), The Paper (1994), RV (2006), All That Jazz (1979), Evan Almighty (2007), No Reservations (2007).

List of workaholic movies

Click (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A workaholic architect finds a universal remote that allows him to fast-forward and rewind to different parts of his life. Complications arise when the remote starts to overrule his choices.
Style: inspirational, sentimental, humorous, uplifting, feel good ...
Audience: date night, family outing, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: regret, wish come true, alternate reality, workaholic, remote control, time travel, architect, stopped time, redemption, wish fulfillment, sex scene, dysfunctional family ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: new york, new hampshire, los angeles, usa, morocco ...
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Bones (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Temperance Brennan and her colleagues at the Jeffersonian's Medico-Legal Lab assist Special Agent Seeley Booth with murder investigations when the remains are so badly decomposed, burned or destroyed that the standard identification ...
Style: witty, suspenseful, intellectual, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: forensics, investigation, fbi, partners, partners against crime, scientist, expert, crime investigation, teamwork, police investigation, killings, murder investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2000s, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa
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What's Wrong With Secretary Kim (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Lee Young-Joon's family runs a large company and he works as the vice-president of the company. He is smart, rich and handsome, but he is arrogant. His secretary is Kim Mi-So. She has worked for him for years and she is perfect for him, but Kim ...
Style: affectionate, romantic, funny, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: office romance, secretary, workaholic, love, childhood trauma, narcissism, heir, romance, phobia, family conflict, kidnapping, narcissist ...
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Morning Glory (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young and devoted morning television producer is hired as an executive producer on a long-running morning show at a once-prominent but currently failing station in New York City. Eager to keep the show on air, she recruits a former news ...
Style: romantic, humorous, sweet, melancholic, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: workaholic, journalism, work ethic, hotshot, life philosophy, showbiz, romance, happy ending, coworker, relationship vs career, media, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
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The Family Man (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Jack's lavish, fast-paced lifestyle changes one Christmas night when he stumbles into a grocery store holdup and disarms the gunman. The next morning he wakes up in bed lying next to Kate, his college sweetheart he left in order to pursue his ...
Style: feel good, touching, sincere, inspirational, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: christmas, destiny, alternate reality, road not taken, parallel universe, life changing experience, singleness, lifestyle change, family relations, fish out of water, workaholic, rich and poor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1987, year 2000
Place: new jersey, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Sabrina (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: An ugly duckling having undergone a remarkable change, still harbors feelings for her crush: a carefree playboy, but not before his business-focused brother has something to say about it.
Style: feel good, sentimental, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: chick flick, family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: cinderella story, age difference, millionaire, romance, love story, fall in love, workaholic, love and romance, love, sibling relationship, love triangle, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, europe, new york, long island
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The Paper (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Henry Hackett is the editor of a New York City tabloid. He is a workaholic who loves his job, but the long hours and low pay are leading to discontent. Also, publisher Bernie White faces financial straits, and has hatchetman Alicia Clark, ...
Style: talky, clever, sentimental, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: journalism, newspaper, newspaper editor, workaholic, satire, husband wife relationship, media, paranoia, workplace, ambition, introspection, workplace situations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
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RV (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Climbing aboard their mammoth recreational vehicle for a cross-country road trip to the Colorado Rockies, the McNeive family – led by dysfunctional patriarch, Bob – prepares for the adventure of a lifetime. But spending two weeks together in one ...
Style: funny, road movie, feel good, humorous, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, kids, teens, chick flick
Plot: road trip, family vacation, motor home, workaholic, father daughter relationship, adventure, family holiday, family relations, chase, runaway, family values, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, hawaii, usa, pasadena california, nevada ...
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All That Jazz (1979)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Joe Gideon is at the top of the heap, one of the most successful directors and choreographers in musical theater. But he can feel his world slowly collapsing around him - his obsession with work has almost destroyed his personal life, and only his ...
Style: surreal, touching, captivating, humorous, cerebral ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: music, showbiz, jazz, workaholic, broadway, divorce, downfall, dancer's life, love and romance, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, price of fame ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Evan Almighty (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: God contacts Congressman Evan Baxter and tells him to build an ark in preparation for a great flood.
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, funny, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: noah's ark, god, save the day, flood, miraculous event, family relations, workaholic, against the odds, disorder, christianity, prophecy, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: virginia, washington d.c., usa
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No Reservations (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Master chef Kate Armstrong runs her life and her kitchen with intimidating intensity. However, a recipe for disaster may be in the works when she becomes the guardian of her young niece while crossing forks with the brash sous-chef who just joined ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, feel good, sweet, uplifting ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: cooking, chef, cooking and food, love, restaurant, love story, opposites attract, initially antagonists, fall in love, workplace situations, guardian, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, new jersey, san francisco, italy, usa ...
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A Good Year (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Failed London banker Max Skinner inherits his uncle's vineyard in Provence, where he spent many childhood holidays. Upon his arrival, he meets a woman from California who tells Max she is his long-lost cousin and that the property is hers.
Style: feel good, romantic, sentimental, sexy, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: wine, vineyard, countryside, love story, love and romance, starting over, businessman, inheritance, self discovery, life philosophy, character change, doubts and hesitations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: provence, france, europe, london, england ...
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Hot Fuzz (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Top London cop, PC Nicholas Angel is good. Too good. To stop the rest of his team from looking bad, he is reassigned to the quiet town of Sandford, paired with simple country cop, and everything seems quiet until two actors are found decapitated. ...
Style: parody, humorous, ridiculous, funny, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, murder, police officer, buddy cop, chase, conspiracy, small town, gunfight, workaholic, fish out of water, investigation, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
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Just Like Heaven (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Shortly after David Abbott moves into his new San Francisco digs, he has an unwelcome visitor on his hands: winsome Elizabeth Martinson, who asserts that the apartment is hers -- and promptly vanishes. When she starts appearing and disappearing at ...
Style: romantic, fairy tale, humorous, sentimental, light ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: ghost, afterlife, unlikely couple, impossible love, love story, supernatural romance, initially antagonists, psychic, waking up from a coma, opposites attract, coma, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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Sweet November (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Nelson is a man devoted to his advertising career in San Francisco. One day, while taking a driving test at the DMV, he meets Sara. She is very different from the other women in his life. Nelson causes her to miss out on taking the test and later ...
Style: romantic, touching, sentimental, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: romance, terminal illness, love story, love, tragic love, love and romance, couples, self discovery, opposites attract, leukemia, fall in love, cancer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, california, usa, new jersey
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Broadcast News (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Basket-case network news producer Jane Craig falls for new reporter Tom Grunnick, a pretty boy who represents the trend towards entertainment news she despises. Aaron Altman, a talented but plain correspondent, carries an unrequited torch for Jane. ...
Style: talky, realistic, funny, romantic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: journalism, love triangle, romance, workplace romance, friendship, workaholic, tv news, unlikely friendships, tv show, media, journalist, slutty attitude ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 60s
Place: washington d.c., usa
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Liar Liar (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fletcher Reede is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on his fifth birthday he has just one wish - that his dad will stop lying for 24 hours. When Max's wish comes true, Fletcher discovers that his ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: lawyer, father son relationship, liar, lie, redemption, dishonesty, change of heart, ex husband ex wife relationship, farce, truth, courtroom, birthday ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: boston, california, usa, los angeles
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Like Father (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a workaholic young executive, is left at the altar, she ends up on her Caribbean honeymoon cruise with the last person she ever expected: her estranged and equally workaholic father. The two depart as strangers, but over the course of a few ...
Style: light, sincere, sweet, touching, captivating ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, workaholic, father daughter reunion, cruise, father daughter conflict, breakup, family relations, father and daughter, parents and children, travel, humour, family ...
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You, Me and Dupree (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After standing in as best man for his longtime friend Carl Petersen, Randy Dupree loses his job, becomes a barfly and attaches himself to the newlywed couple almost permanently -- as their houseguest. But the longer Dupree camps out on their couch, ...
Style: funny, romantic, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: wedding, nothing goes right, stupidity, homeless, sarcasm, life philosophy, workaholic, mentor, betrayal, catastrophe, friends, couple relations ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa
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Network (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A TV network cynically exploits a deranged ex-TV anchor's ravings and revelations about the media for their own profit.
Style: talky, cynical, realistic, witty, political ...
Plot: media, satire, television, adultery, journalism, media manipulation, corruption, media satire, dark humor, murder, older man younger woman relationship, manipulative woman ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, california, los angeles
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Shattered Glass (2003)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Fact-based 2003 drama about the young journalist Stephen Glass, who got a job at The New Republic in 1995 and for three years fabricated at least half of the stories he wrote.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, enigmatic, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: journalism, workplace, ambition, workaholic, research, suspicion, career, character study, self discovery, desire for fame, writers, whistleblower ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., haiti
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All Nighter (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a globe-trotting, workaholic father trying to visit his daughter on a last minute layover in Los Angeles discovers that she’s disappeared, he forces her awkward, nervous ex-boyfriend, still nursing a broken heart, to help him find her over ...
Style: humorous, disturbing, light, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: night, hollywood, workaholic, ex boyfriend, daughter, father daughter relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, party, friendship, bonding, missing daughter, magic mushroom ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles
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The Haunted Mansion (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Workaholic Jim Evers and his wife/business partner, Sara get a call one night from mansion owner, Edward Gracey wants to sell his house. Once the Evers family arrive at the mansion a butler takes them to dine with Gracey. Gracey takes one look at ...
Style: entertaining, gothic, scary, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: haunted house, ghost, magic, disney, supernatural, reincarnation, children, family vacation, family relations, family, halloween, adventure ...
Time: victorian era, contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
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Einstein and Eddington (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A look at the evolution of Albert Einstein's theory of relativity, and Einstein's relationship with British scientist Sir Arthur Eddington, the first physicist to understand his ideas.
Style: clever, serious, realistic, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: world war one, scientist, science, workaholic, workplace situations, workplace, astronomer, wartime life, university, campus, physicist, friendship between men ...
Time: 20th century
Place: germany, europe, england
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I Don't Know How She Does It (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A comedy centered on the life of Kate Reddy, a finance executive who is the breadwinner for her husband and two kids.
Style: funny, entertaining, sweet, romantic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: relationship vs career, family life, workplace, pregnancy, workaholic, parents and children, workplace situations, ambition, in-laws, power relations, couples, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, hawaii, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city ...
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The Good Doctor (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dr. Martin Blake, who has spent his life looking for respect, meets an 18-year-old patient named Diane, suffering from a kidney infection, and gets a much-needed boost of self-esteem. However, when her health starts improving, Martin fears losing ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: doctors and patients, evil doctor, older man younger woman relationship, obsession, intern, workaholic, hospital, power relations, manipulation, sociopath, medication, nurse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Parks and Recreation (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Hilarious ensemble comedy that follows Leslie Knope, a mid-level bureaucrat in the Parks and Recreation Department of Pawnee, Indiana, and her tireless efforts to make her quintessentially American town just a little bit more fun.
Style: sitcom, not serious, talky, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: political satire, politics, satire, female protagonist, employer employee relationship, office, feminism, workplace humor, workplace situations, small town life, workaholic, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana, usa
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Elevator Girl (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A smart, uptight attorney and a disorganized yet passionate and creative woman meet in a stuck elevator, and sparks ignite instantly. Will opposites attract, or are they simply passing time before getting off on different floors?
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, romantic
Plot: cinderella, trapped in an elevator, opposites attract, workaholic, fall in love, working class, single woman, romance, happy ending, love, class differences, best friend ...
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A Gifted Man (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A talented but self-absorbed surgeon starts questioning his purpose in life when he is visited by the spirit of his deceased ex-wife.
Style: uplifting, sincere, touching, psychological, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, afterlife, supernatural romance, ghost, hospital, ambition, teaching the ways of the world, surgery, life turned upside down, good deed, materialism, workaholic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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The Newsroom (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: A behind-the-scenes look at the people who make a nightly cable-news program. Focusing on a network anchor, his new executive producer, the newsroom staff and their boss, the series tracks their quixotic mission to do the news well in the face of ...
Style: clever, realistic, sincere, political, serious ...
Plot: journalism, journalist, tv news, ethics, politics, intelligence, news, against the rules, ambitious, power of media, rebellion, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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