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Watch a Video That Shows the Similarities Between The Mindy Project and When Harry Met Sally

We knew that Mindy Kaling was inspired by the work of Nora Ephron — When Harry Met Sally in particular. But we really had no idea. A fun fan-made video shows the many parallels between the two (some moments even appear to be almost shot-for-shot mirrors of each other), all set to the soundtrack of the National's heartbreaking "I Need My Girl." As the video's creator puts it: "The similarities are uncanny."