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  • Series Premiere Date: Mar 24, 2005
  • Season #: 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 , 6 , 7 , 8 , 9
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  • Summary: Based on the popular British series of the same name, this faster-paced American version follows the daily interactions of a group of idiosyncratic office employees at paper company Dunder Mifflin's Scranton branch via a documentary film crew's cameras.

    Regional manager Michael (Steve
    Based on the popular British series of the same name, this faster-paced American version follows the daily interactions of a group of idiosyncratic office employees at paper company Dunder Mifflin's Scranton branch via a documentary film crew's cameras.

    Regional manager Michael (Steve Carell) thinks he's the coolest, funniest, best boss ever - which, of course, makes him the uncoolest, most obnoxious and annoying boss as far as his staff are concerned. Salesman Jim Halpert (John Krasinski) has always loved receptionist Pam Beesly (Jenna Fischer) and loves sabotaging his cube-mate, the know-it-all Dwight Schrute (Rainn Wilson). Ryan Howard (B.J. Novak) started as a young, smart, self-possessed temp, but quickly figured out the real office politics despite Michael's attempts to instill the official point-of-view, and gets himself a job at corporate HQ in New York.

    The staff is rounded out by quiet Phyllis Lapin Vance (Phyllis Smith), beaten down by the working life Stanley Hudson (Leslie David Baker), office alcoholic Meredith Palmer (Kate Flannery), up-tight Angela Martin (Angela Kinsey), formerly closeted homosexual Oscar Martinez (Oscar Nunez), stocky and uncouth Kevin Malone (Brian Baumgartner), ambivalent kleptomaniac Creed Bratton (Creed Bratton), Sad Sack HR rep Toby Flenderson (Paul Lieberstein), persistently love-struck Kelly Kapoor (Mindy Kaling), icy corporate manager turned Michael's girlfriend Jan Levinson (Melora Hardin), former Stamford branch denizen and Cornell graduate Andy Bernard (Ed Helms), warehouse foreman Darryl Philbin (Craig Robinson), and Pam's ex-fiancé Roy Anderson (David Denman).
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  • Genre(s): Comedy
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  1. Jul 20, 2011
    10
    Oh my. The writers, directors, and actors must have had too much fun doing this one. Crafting a phenomenal story in the last few episode, weOh my. The writers, directors, and actors must have had too much fun doing this one. Crafting a phenomenal story in the last few episode, we see a return of glory to the TV show that brought life to the Mockumentary genre. Pure brilliance. This is also the season where Stanly has a heart attack. One of the best episodes ever. Expand
  2. Mar 11, 2011
    10
    You can't beat this show. The Office is awesome. One of the greatest shows ever. It is always so hilarious. The cast is amazing and have suchYou can't beat this show. The Office is awesome. One of the greatest shows ever. It is always so hilarious. The cast is amazing and have such good chemistry. Steve Carell is crazy funny and makes a perfect Michael Scott. I wouldn't change a thing. Expand
  3. Jul 3, 2014
    8
    A little bit more back on track after season 4. The show's 5th season still brings a lot of laughs and introduces some new plot-lines andA little bit more back on track after season 4. The show's 5th season still brings a lot of laughs and introduces some new plot-lines and characters. I have to say the only real issue I'm having is how much meaner they've made Dwight this season. He's still funny, but unlike in previous seasons where he was just a difficult person to get long with, this season he's just downright hateful to the majority of the other characters. We begin to see him showing off a softer side again in the last few episodes, but if the writers keep making him meaner it won't be long until I find myself hating the character. Overall though it's still a very funny season and a step-up from season 4. My total score is an 8.8/10-Great. Expand
  4. Dec 10, 2011
    7
    There are plenty of terrific episodes to love here, most notably the season opener and the finale, but it's such a comfortable season, andThere are plenty of terrific episodes to love here, most notably the season opener and the finale, but it's such a comfortable season, and there's not much we haven't seen before. Expand
  5. Sep 18, 2012
    7
    Usually funny. Sometimes dumb. Usually funny. Sometimes dumb. Usually funny. Sometimes dumb. Usually funny. Sometimes dumb. UsuallyUsually funny. Sometimes dumb. Usually funny. Sometimes dumb. Usually funny. Sometimes dumb. Usually funny. Sometimes dumb. Usually funny. Sometimes dumb. Expand
  6. Oct 17, 2010
    7
    This is the season that "The Office" finally lost its mojo. I still watched and enjoyed the show, but it just was not as funny as it has beenThis is the season that "The Office" finally lost its mojo. I still watched and enjoyed the show, but it just was not as funny as it has been in seasons past. Jim and Pam's wedding was a highlight, but besides that the show did not really produce any other memorable episodes. Expand
  7. Sep 28, 2012
    7
    Season 5 was ok. Not as good as the two previous seasons but still enjoyable. I thought the whole deal with Charles and the Michael ScottSeason 5 was ok. Not as good as the two previous seasons but still enjoyable. I thought the whole deal with Charles and the Michael Scott Paper Company was stupid and didn't care for it at all. All in all, It was an enjoyable season but a little disapointing. Expand

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