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What to Watch If You Love 'The Office' 

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Updated May 6, 2020 403 votes 54 voters 35 items

List Rules Vote up the films and series you know other fans of 'The Office' will love. Please don’t vote if you haven’t seen 'The Office'.

The Office is a mockumentary office comedy that garnered the love and affection of hordes of fans, but if you’ve finished watching the series, there’s no need for despair. There are plenty of movies and TV shows to watch if you like The Office, and we’ve compiled the best ones right here for you, in this list!

TV shows similar to The Office often depict hilarious situations anyone who has worked in an office environment can relate to, and if you’re looking for more laughs, Parks and Recreation is sure to fill the void. This show is shot in the same format of a mockumentary, but revolves around a small Indiana town's parks and recreation department. And if you think there aren’t also some good movies like The Office, then think again, because we’ve found quite a few that are sure to tickle the fancies of even the most finicky of fans. Take Office Space for instance. This movie revolves around a group of IT professionals in a cubicle office environment and is a great choice for fans of The Office.

But you don’t have to take our word for it - some of The Office’s biggest fans have chimed in and cast their votes for the best movies and TV shows like The Office, and once you’ve watched, you can cast your votes too!

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Parks and Recreation is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'The Office'
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If you loved The Office, Parks and Recreation is created by the same person, Mike Schur, and has all the workplace comedy gold you know and want. 

Parks and Recreation (NBC, 2009) is an American television sitcom created by Greg Daniels and Michael Schur. The series follows Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler), a perky mid-level bureaucrat, and her parks department of Pawnee, as they pursue sundry projects to make their city a better place. ...more on Wikipedia

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Community is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'The Office'
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If you're missing the unforgettable cast of The Office, the sitcom Community has similar offbeat characters and some serious star power. 

Community (NBC, 2009) is an American comedy television series created by Dan Harmon. After being disbarred for faking his college degree, a narcissist lawyer (Joel McHale) enrolls in community college where he reluctantly joins a study group filled with misfits. ...more on Wikipedia

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Arrested Development is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'The Office'
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Arrested Development will have fans of The Office rolling with laughter with its similar absurd scenarios and ensemble cast.

Arrested Development (Fox, 2003) is an American television sitcom created by Mitchell Hurwitz. Level-headed son Michael Bluth (Jason Bateman) takes over family affairs after his father is imprisoned, but the rest of his spoiled, dysfunctional family are making his job unbearable. ...more on Wikipedia

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The Good Place is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'The Office'
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The Office creator Mike Schur's The Good Place will itch the same scratch our pals at Dunder Mifflin did so well. 

The Good Place (NBC, 2016) is an American fantasy-comedy television series created by Michael Schur. Eleanor Shellstrop (Kristen Bell) and three other individuals (William Jackson Harper, Jameela Jamil, and Manny Jacinto) discover they have entered the afterlife, and struggle to define what it means to be a good person. ...more on Wikipedia

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