Obnoxious boss movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant obnoxious boss movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty, clever and feel good films and TV shows about / with obnoxious boss, workplace, boss and employee, workplace situations, power relations, disorder, love and romance, rivalry, couples and vengeance plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as obnoxious boss: The Devil Wears Prada (2006), Horrible Bosses (2011), The Proposal (2009), The Nanny Diaries (2007), Office Space (1999), Interns (2010), Horrible Bosses 2 (2014), The Prettiest Ugly Girl (2006), I Am Betty, the Ugly Girl (1999), The Office (2005).

List of obnoxious boss movies

The Devil Wears Prada (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The Devil Wears Prada is about a young journalist who moves to New York to work in the fashion industry. Her boss however is extremely demanding and cruel and won’t let her succeed if she doesn’t fit into the high class elegant look of their ...
Style: witty, realistic, romantic, clever, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: fashion, career woman, strong female character, city life, women, workplace situations, boss and employee, workplace intrigue, employer employee relationship, journalism, journalist, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2006
Place: new york, paris france, usa, manhattan new york city, boston ...
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 6.8
 434K
Horrible Bosses (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: For Nick, Kurt and Dale, the only thing that would make the daily grind more tolerable would be to grind their intolerable bosses into dust. Quitting is not an option, so, with the benefit of a few-too-many drinks and some dubious advice from a ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, entertaining, funny ...
Plot: dark humor, boss and employee, dentist, obnoxious boss, comedy of errors, friends, plan gone awry, boss, cocaine, blackmail, employer employee relationship, unlikely criminals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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 6.7
 308K
The Proposal (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When she learns she's in danger of losing her visa status and being deported, overbearing book editor Margaret Tate forces her put-upon assistant, Andrew Paxton, to marry her.
Style: feel good, romantic, light, funny, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, unlikely couple, love and romance, boss and employee, workplace romance, initially antagonists, fake marriage, marriage of convenience, happy ending, love story, relationships, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa, new york, canada, boston
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The Nanny Diaries (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A college graduate goes to work as a nanny for a rich New York family. Ensconced in their home, she has to juggle their dysfunction, a new romance, and the spoiled brat in her charge.
Style: sentimental, humorous, emotional, sweet, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: nanny, mischievous children, love and romance, family relations, adult child friendship, parents and children, obnoxious boss, little boy, adaptation, social differences, relationship vs career, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, harlem manhattan new york city, harvard university ...
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 7.7
 253K
Office Space (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Three office workers strike back at their evil employers by hatching a hapless attempt to embezzle money.
Style: humorous, witty, cult film, satirical, clever ...
Plot: workplace, office, corporate world, dark humor, computer cracker, obnoxious boss, rebelliousness, embezzlement, workplace situations, suburbs, unlikely criminals, dull life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: texas, usa, dallas texas, mexico
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 7.2
 3K
Interns (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Medical sitcom Ivan Okhlobystin about doctors who still do not know how to treat, but know how to make people laugh. The main characters of the sitcom - four interns. They always get into stupid situations, and their leader Dr. Bykov pleasure of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sitcom, realistic, witty ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, obnoxious boss, health situation, workplace romance, doctors and patients, medicine, boss and employee, medical student, prank, silly humor, teasing ...
Time: 21st century
Place: russia, europe
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Horrible Bosses 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dale, Kurt and Nick decide to start their own business but things don't go as planned because of a slick investor, prompting the trio to pull off a harebrained and misguided kidnapping scheme.
Style: not serious, humorous, twists and turns, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, obnoxious boss, friendship, nothing goes right, workplace, disorder, partners, buddies, unlikely criminals, sex tape, stupidity, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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The Prettiest Ugly Girl (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: La Fea Más Bella is a Mexican telenovela produced by Televisa. It is the second Mexican version of the popular Colombian telenovela: Betty la fea. La Fea más Bella stars popular actress/singer/comedian Angélica Vale and actor/singer Jaime Camil, ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, light ...
Plot: opposites attract, physical appearance, workplace, fashion, workplace situations, dishonesty, obnoxious boss, rivalry, workplace romance, workplace intrigue, disorder, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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I Am Betty, the Ugly Girl (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Colombia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Yo soy Betty, la fea is a telenovela filmed in Colombia, written by Fernando Gaitán and produced from October 25, 1999 to May 8, 2001 by the Colombian network RCN. More than a dozen versions of the telenovela have been made in other countries. In ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: boss and employee, workplace romance, fashion, ambition, workplace intrigue, workplace, workplace situations, new job, love and romance, obnoxious boss, model, secretary ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: colombia
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 8.9
 469K
The Office (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The everyday lives of office employees in the Scranton, Pennsylvania branch of the fictional Dunder Mifflin Paper Company.
Style: realistic, talky, not serious, sitcom, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: office, salesman, workplace, job, workplace situations, promotion, love and romance, rivals, popularity, coworker, career, supportive coworker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, new york, usa
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Last Day of Summer (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This unpredictable story follows an agitated fast-food employee, Joe, who's reached his breaking point from being harassed and tormented by his boss...
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, obnoxious boss, vengeful fired employee, social misfits, crimes, mentally unstable, confined, friendship, vengeance, restaurant, introspection, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Swimming with Sharks (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young, naive Hollywood studio assistant finally turns the tables on his incredibly abusive producer boss.
Style: cynical, humorous, disturbing, semi serious, talky ...
Plot: hollywood, humiliation, boss, vengeance, disgruntled worker, obnoxious boss, workplace situations, revenge, satire, ambition, bully, manager ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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 7.4
 2K
The Loop (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The Loop is an American sitcom that ran from March 15, 2006 to July 1, 2007 on Fox. The show starred Bret Harrison as Sam Sullivan, a young professional trying to balance the needs of his social life with the pressures of working at the corporate ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, light, mad ...
Plot: workplace, friends, lifestyle, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, workplace situations, slacker, sexual harassment, airline, twentysomething life, friendship, boss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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 4.4
 907
Super Sucker (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two door to door vaccuum cleaner salesmen hilariously compete against each other.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, light, sex comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: against the odds, rise to the top, workplace, rivalry, ambition, uninhibited rivalry, boss and employee, workplace romance, farce, workplace situations, obnoxious boss, silly humor ...
Time: contemporary
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The Green Green Grass (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Green Green Grass is a new comedy series and is a spin-off from Only Fools And Horses. It features the characters of Boycie and Marlene and introduces their son, Tyler, now 15 years old. Since we last met them, Boycie's second-hand car empire ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, sitcom, realistic
Plot: farm, eccentric family, lifestyle, fish out of water, disorder, obnoxious boss, starting over, society, social differences, boss and employee, countryside, english countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
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 7.7
 2K
Fonejacker (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Fonejacker is a British comedy programme broadcast on E4 featuring a series of prank calls involving a number of different characters performed by British Iranian television actor Kayvan Novak. It first appeared in May 2006 and became a full series ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: prank, mistaken identity, life turned upside down, dishonesty, disorder, mind game, crimes, odd couple, cons and scams, journalism, obnoxious boss, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england
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 6.4
 11K
Trophy Wife (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A housewife takes over her husband's umbrella business after his illness.
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, twists and turns, visually appealing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: feminism, mayor, workplace situations, farce, workplace, factory, social differences, love affair, family business, obnoxious boss, society, power relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1952, year 1977, year 1978 ...
Place: france, europe, paris france
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Pink Lemonade (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ever have one of those nights where nothing seems to be going right? Ever have a job that made you ponder "this place would be fun if it didn't suck so much"? Welcome to food-service hell. Natalie, the waitress, is on the verge of a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, clever, talky, realistic ...
Plot: workplace romance, love and romance, workplace situations, couples, romance, workplace, betrayal, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, heist, cooking and food, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.2
 40
Bureaucracy (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Crime Thriller starring Jack Robinson, David Simon, Kaitlyn Black
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, slasher
Plot: murder, unlikely criminals, crimes, deadly, workplace, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, workplace situations, police detective, bureaucracy, crime, office party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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A Christmas Kiss (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Wendy Walton is the best designer in Boston... but no one knows it yet. Hoping to kick-start her career, Wendy has left work with the local theatre to take a job as an assistant to Priscilla Hall, the most prestigious designer in the city. Ms. Hall ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, love triangle, fall in love, love and romance, obnoxious boss, rivalry, workplace, power relations, boss and employee, workplace situations, holiday, christmas present ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
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My Boss's Daughter (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a young man agrees to housesit for his boss, he thinks it'll be the perfect opportunity to get close to the woman he desperately has a crush on – his boss's daughter. But he doesn't plan on the long line of other houseguests ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: farce, fish out of water, workplace, nothing goes right, romance, disorder, misfit, goofy hero, obnoxious boss, looking for love, boss and employee, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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 4.1
 435
Basic Training (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Melinda comes to Washington DC to visit her friend Debbie, and to find a job in government, where she hopes to do her part to make it better. She gets a lower echelon administrative position at the Pentagon, and finds things pretty slack. Her boss ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, sexy ...
Plot: basic training, obnoxious boss, battle of the sexes, dishonesty, gender, workplace, power relations, boss and employee, female protagonist, u.s. military, manipulations, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c., pentagon, virginia
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Louise-Michel (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In this radical and endearing black comedy, a group of retrenched female factory workers decide to pool their compensation money… and hire a hit man to liquidate their boss.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, suspense ...
Plot: factory worker, hitman, vengeance, unemployment, nothing goes right, assassination attempt, partners, rivalry, obnoxious boss, disorder, workplace, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, september 11 2001
Place: france, europe
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Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & the Island of Misfit Toys (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When the mysterious Toy Taker grabs all of Santa's toys, it looks like the children will miss out on Christmas. But everyone's favorite reindeer, Rudolph, comes to the rescue with his lovable friends: Hermey the elf, Yukon Cornelius the ...
Style: feel good, stylized, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: friends, disorder, misfit, escapades, adventure, imaginary, obnoxious boss, imaginary kingdom, friendship, contests and competitions, partners, family ...
Time: 2000s
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Hollywood North (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The making of a serious, Canadian art house film descends into Hollywood farce when its producer is forced to compromise his vision to accommodate his drug-addled star, his leading lady and his venal backers.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: hollywood, film within a film, actor's life, showbiz, celebrity culture, filmmaking, obnoxious boss, lifestyle, love and romance, satire, curses spells and rituals, movie business ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: canada
Is relevant ?
 5.3
 2K
Demoted (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: What go around comes around for a pair of prank-playing tire salesmen (Astin and Vartan) who find themselves placed in secretarial jobs by their put-upon boss (Cross)
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, captivating
Plot: prank, workplace, rebelliousness, workplace intrigue, boss and employee, silly humor, workplace situations, obnoxious boss, rebellion, partners, buddies, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Night Shift (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Three men working at a petrol station in Reykjavik battle boredom, strange visitors and their own customers.
Style: humorous, tragicomedy, captivating, light, offbeat ...
Plot: gas station, workplace, boss and employee, workplace situations, obnoxious boss, misfit, loser, friendship, customer, society, love, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iceland, europe
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Fierce Creatures (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ex-policeman Rollo Lee is sent to run Marwood Zoo, the newly acquired business of a New Zealand tycoon. In order to meet high profit targets and keep the zoo open, Rollo enforces a new 'fierce creatures' policy, whereby only the most ...
Style: humorous, absurd, satirical, light, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zoo, animals, farce, greed, business, danger, obnoxious boss, workplace intrigue, businessman, animal, marketing, sarcasm ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
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Blonde Ambition (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young professional woman (Simpson) unwittingly becomes the pawn of two business executives in their bid to oust the head of a mega-conglomerate.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: workplace situations, workplace romance, love triangle, rise to the top, romance, workplace, love and romance, obnoxious boss, couples, ambition, fish out of water, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
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 7.7
 12K
Taxi (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Louie De Palma is a cantankerous, acerbic taxi dispatcher in New York City. He tries to maintain order over a collection of varied and strange characters who drive for him. As he bullies and insults them from the safety of his “cage,” they form ...
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, talky, not serious ...
Plot: taxi driver, workplace, immigrants, workplace situations, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, city life, friendship, mechanic, stereotype, group of friends, driver ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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