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, friendship, rivalry and couples plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as obnoxious boss: Horrible Bosses (2011), Office Space (1999), The Nanny Diaries (2007), The Devil Wears Prada (2006), The Prettiest Ugly Girl (2006), The Proposal (2009), The Office (2005), Interns (2010), A Christmas Kiss (2011), My Boss's Daughter (2003).

List of obnoxious boss movies

 6.9
 450K
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, funny, entertaining, sexy, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: dark humor, comedy of errors, murder, obnoxious boss, dentist, friends, boss and employee, employer employee relationship, boss, plan gone awry, manipulation, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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 7.7
 268K
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, satirical, funny, absurd, witty ...
Plot: workplace, office, dark humor, corporate world, computer, obnoxious boss, rebelliousness, workplace situations, computer cracker, satire, embezzlement, business ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: texas, austin texas, usa, dallas texas, mexico
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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, romantic, humorous, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: nanny, love and romance, family relations, adult child friendship, dysfunctional family, mischievous children, obnoxious boss, parents and children, fish out of water, workplace, fall in love, little boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, manhattan new york city, usa, harvard university ...
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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: romantic, funny, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: fashion, women, city life, workplace intrigue, fashion industry, workplace situations, journalism, career woman, strong female character, relationship vs career, ambitious woman, designer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006, 2000s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, boston ...
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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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Plot: physical appearance, fashion, workplace, workplace situations, obnoxious boss, dishonesty, rivalry, couples, disorder, workplace intrigue, workplace romance, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
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 6.7
 330K
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: romantic, feel good, light, funny, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: love, love story, happy ending, love and romance, initially antagonists, relationships, opposites attract, unlikely couple, wedding, pretend relationship, workplace romance, proposal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: alaska, new york, canada, usa, boston
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 9.0
 590K
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: sitcom, humorous, talky, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: job, workplace, office, employer employee relationship, office romance, popularity, satire, salesman, workplace situations, love and romance, promotion, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, pennsylvania
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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, realistic, sitcom, witty ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, obnoxious boss, health situation, medicine, silly humor, workplace, prank, intern, workplace problem, treatment, teasing ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, russia
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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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, rivalry, love triangle, fall in love, holiday, love and romance, obnoxious boss, workplace, boss and employee, workplace situations, power relations, misunderstanding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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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: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, parody ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: fish out of water, workplace, farce, nothing goes right, romance, dumb, stupidity, father daughter relationship, disorder, goofy hero, misfit, estate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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 6.4
 23K
The Assistant (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A searing look at a day in the life of an assistant to a powerful executive. As Jane follows her daily routine, she grows increasingly aware of the insidious abuse that threatens every aspect of her position.
Style: bleak, suspense, realistic, depressing, macabre ...
Plot: employer employee relationship, job, abuse, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, office, corporate world, feminist, workplace problem, patience, routine, dull life ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, london, salt lake city utah, beverly hills, connecticut ...
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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: entertaining, realistic, not serious, sexy, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sex tape, kidnapping, workplace, twists and turns, obnoxious boss, vengeance, happy ending, stupidity, friendship, nothing goes right, sex addict, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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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, humorous, witty
Audience: girls' night
Plot: boss and employee, fashion, workplace romance, ambition, workplace, love and romance, obnoxious boss, workplace intrigue, new job, workplace situations, misfit, women ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
Place: colombia
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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, realistic, sentimental, sincere, semi serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, vengeful fired employee, obnoxious boss, confined, mentally unstable, crimes, social misfits, bittersweet, restaurant, vengeance, rivalry, friendship ...
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, entertaining, talky, absurd, humorous ...
Plot: hollywood, vengeance, humiliation, business, workplace, character study, disgruntled worker, boss, obnoxious boss, workplace situations, revenge, relationships ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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 6.2
 4K
Intelligence (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: When an arrogant, maverick National Security Agent comes over from the US to join a newly-formed team tackling cybercrime at Britain's security headquarters, he enlists an inept and tactless computer analyst Joseph in a power grab that ...
Style: witty, funny, humorous, not serious, sitcom
Plot: workplace, obnoxious boss, workplace situations, job, employer employee relationship, office, new job, intern, workplace humor, unsupportive coworkers, topical humor, taunting ...
Time: contemporary
Place: britain
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 7.3
 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, not serious, humorous, light, realistic ...
Plot: workplace, friends, lifestyle, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, workplace situations, slacker, sexual harassment, airline, young adult, boss, flirting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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 4.4
 919
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: rise to the top, workplace, against the odds, ambition, rivalry, workplace romance, workplace situations, uninhibited rivalry, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, farce, 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: sitcom, witty, not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: farm, fish out of water, lifestyle, eccentric family, obnoxious boss, starting over, society, social differences, boss and employee, disorder, english countryside, countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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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: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: prank, mistaken identity, crimes, life turned upside down, odd couple, dishonesty, disorder, partners, workplace romance, mind game, obnoxious boss, cons and scams ...
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, funny, visually appealing, unusual plot structure, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: workplace, farce, adultery, twists and turns, character study, mayor, workplace situations, power relations, love affair, love and romance, boss and employee, society ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978, year 1977, year 1952 ...
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: talky, semi serious, realistic, feel good, clever ...
Plot: workplace romance, love and romance, workplace, romance, obnoxious boss, betrayal, couples, workplace situations, cooking and food, boss and employee, heist, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 4.1
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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, sex comedy, feel good, light ...
Plot: basic training, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, power relations, gender, battle of the sexes, dishonesty, workplace, female protagonist, military training, military life, racism ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, pentagon, washington d.c., 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, light, entertaining, political ...
Plot: hitman, factory worker, unemployment, disorder, rivalry, obnoxious boss, nothing goes right, partners, assassination attempt, satire, workplace, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, september 11 2001, 2000s
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, Hong Kong
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, semi serious, touching, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, disorder, friends, obnoxious boss, adventure, escapades, misfit, imaginary kingdom, family, contests and competitions, partners, friendship ...
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: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, suspense ...
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, showbiz, filmmaking, lifestyle, obnoxious boss, love and romance, celebrity culture, curses spells and rituals, movie business, satire, media ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: canada
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 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: realistic, not serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: prank, workplace, silly humor, rivalry, rebellion, obnoxious boss, buddies, partners, boss and employee, workplace situations, workplace intrigue, rebelliousness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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, semi serious, captivating, light ...
Plot: gas station, workplace, boss and employee, workplace situations, obnoxious boss, loser, misfit, friendship, coworker, customer, 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: satirical, humorous, light, absurd, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, zoo, greed, animals, moral ambiguity, obnoxious boss, father son relationship, workplace intrigue, businessman, sarcasm, marketing, talking animals ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
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 7.7
 14K
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, humorous, witty, not serious, talky ...
Plot: workplace, taxi driver, taxi, immigrants, group of friends, obnoxious boss, workplace situations, friendship, city life, boss and employee, stereotypes, driver ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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