Why a sequel: No movie has captured the doldrums and frustrating nature of working in a cubicle - think TPS reports and uncooperative fax machines - more brilliantly.

The pitch: Peter (Ron Livingston) is forced to return to an office job because the housing-market collapse bankrupted his construction company. Milton (Stephen Root) has transformed into a tyrannical manager who makes Peter work weekends and purloins everyone's staplers for his collection.