Movies like Can't Hardly Wait

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Can't Hardly Wait (1998)
 6.5
 43K
Can't Hardly Wait (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: It's graduation day at Huntington Hills High, and you know what that means - time to party. And not just any party, either. This one will be a night to remember, as the nerds become studs, the jocks are humiliated, and freshman crushes blossom into grown-up romance.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, romantic, light, touching, cult film, nostalgic, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: graduation, high school, friends, party, romance, teenage life, youth, love and romance, teenager, one last chance, coming of age, unspoken love, teenagers, flirting, humiliation, rock band, alcohol, nerd, vengeance, love letter, college, buddies, unfulfilled love, rejection, silly humor ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, california

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Most similar movies to Can't Hardly Wait

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, feel good and semi serious films with plots about high school, love and romance, youth, coming of age, teenager, mentor and runaway mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Can't Hardly Wait: Drive Me Crazy (1999), Can't Buy Me Love (1987), Sixteen Candles (1984), Say Anything... (1989), I Love You, Beth Cooper (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.8
 18K
Drive Me Crazy (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nicole and Chase live next door to each other but are worlds apart. However, they plot a scheme to date each other in order to attract the interest and jealousy of their respective romantic prey. But in the mist of planning a gala centennial ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, sexy, light ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, high school, love and romance, prom, friendship, school dance, youth, misfit, school, friends, teaching the ways of the world, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Can't Buy Me Love (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nerdy high schooler Ronald Miller rescues cheerleader Cindy Mancini from parental punishment after she accidentally destroys her mother's designer clothes. Ronald agrees to pay for the $1,000 outfit on one condition: that she will act as though ...
Style: realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: opposites attract, high school, friendship, romance, social differences, fall in love, lifestyle, social climbing, teenage life, youth, couples, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona, tucson arizona, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sixteen Candles (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenage girls deals with her parents forgetting her birthday and a crush on her high school's heartthrob.
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: teenager, high school, teenage love, self discovery, high school life, birthday, high school hunk, love and romance, teenage life, first love, coming of age, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: illinois, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Say Anything... (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A budding romance between noble underachiever Lloyd Dobler and high school valedictorian Diane Court is threatened when Diane's overly possessive, disapproving father interferes with their relationship. With a prized scholarship to study abroad ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, sweet, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, teen comedy
Plot: high school, opposites attract, romance, kickboxer, young lovers, family disapproval, first love, graduation, coming of age, youth, wooing, boyfriend ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: seattle, england, usa, seattle washington, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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I Love You, Beth Cooper (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A valedictorian's declaration of love for a high-school cheerleader launches a night of revelry, reflection and romance for a group of graduating seniors.
Style: humorous, not serious, sexy, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teenage love, love and romance, teenager, friends, unlikely couple, cheerleader, opposites attract, popularity, popular girl, fall in love, graduation, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, london, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Secret Admirer (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When high-school heartthrob Michael receives an unsigned love letter, he assumes it's from knock-out prom queen Deborah Anne instead of pretty honor student Toni. And when Michael accidentally misplaces the letter, the juicy jottings soon make ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: teenager, teenage life, comedy of errors, mistaken identity, school, love and romance, disorder, nothing goes right, secret admirer, summer, summer vacation, love letter ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.4
 12K
Valley Girl (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Julie, a girl from the valley, meets Randy, a punk from the city. They are from different worlds and find love. Somehow they need to stay together in spite of her trendy, shallow friends.
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, slang ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night
Plot: friends, high school, coming of age, party, punk, romance, opposites attract, unlikely couple, unfulfillment, teenage life, teenager, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.2
 994
Book of Love (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: John Twiller takes down his high school yearbook and begins to reminiscence about that time he first moved into the neighborhood in 1956. His teenage self, Jack is obsessed with Lily one of the more popular girls around. The sole obstacle is Angelo, ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens, teen comedy
Plot: prom, teenage love, friendship, high school, fish out of water, americana, youth, fall in love, self discovery, friends, couple relations, romance ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Private School (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Private-school student Christine loves Jim. But her classmate, Jordan, is also vying for Jim's attention and trying to end his relationship with Christine. Meanwhile, Jim's friend Bubba embarks on a series of sexual escapades, including ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, feel good, sexual ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: friends, girls' boarding school, teenager, school, teenage love, love and romance, youth, buddies, looking for sex, lifestyle, misfit, high school life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 17K
Get Over It (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When Berke Landers, a popular high school basketball star, gets dumped by his life-long girlfriend, Allison, he soon begins to lose it. But with the help of his best friend Felix's sister Kelly, he follows his ex into the school's spring ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: high school, love triangle, teenage life, underdog, fall in love, unlikely couple, high school life, falling in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fairy, unrequited love, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 81K
She's All That (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: High school hotshot Zach Siler is the envy of his peers. But his popularity declines sharply when his cheerleader girlfriend, Taylor, leaves him for sleazy reality-television star Brock Hudson. Desperate to revive his fading reputation, Siler agrees ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, sweet, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen comedy, date night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, fall in love, teenager, bet, romance, opposites attract, teen romance, cinderella story, youth, high school life, social misfits, prom ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.7
 6K
Trojan War (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Brad is about to hook up with the girl of his dreams, but runs into a problem, no condom. So Brad sets out into the night to find one, running into many obstacles along the way, while not knowing his best friend, Leah is in love with him.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: robbery, condom, love, sex, gang, party, teenager, youth, teenage love, young lovers, lifestyle, high school life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.9
 14K
Lucas (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A socially inept fourteen year old experiences heartbreak for the first time when his two best friends -- Cappie, an older-brother figure, and Maggie, the new girl with whom he is in love -- fall for each other.
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, kids
Plot: high school, coming of age, underdog, high school life, friendship, bittersweet, romance, cheerleading, friends, unfulfilled love, sport team, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
One Crazy Summer (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An aspiring teenage cartoonist and his friends come to the aid of a singer trying to save her family property from developers.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: coming of age, friendship, eviction, romance, youth, island, nothing goes right, buddies, disorder, fall in love, love and romance, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new england, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Never Been Kissed (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Josie Geller, a baby-faced junior copywriter at the Chicago Sun-Times, must pose as a student at her former high school to research contemporary teenage culture. With the help of her brother, Rob, Josie infiltrates the inner circle of the most ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sweet, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, teen comedy, kids
Plot: high school, prom, journalist, entrapment, humiliation, undercover, hidden identity, romance, teenager, fall in love, journalism, adolescence ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.3
 26K
Loser (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On a university scholarship, a good natured student from the midwest gets a crash course in city life while dealing with three evil roommates. He befriends a virtually homeless college student whom he falls for, but she's dating a nasty ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, funny, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: college, opposites attract, college student, romance, youth, fall in love, teenage life, friendship, city life, lifestyle, loser, small town ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Just One of the Guys (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Terry Griffith loses her high school's writing competition, she's convinced that it's because she's a girl. So Terry decides to change high schools and pose as a boy to prove her point. Her brother, Buddy, helps her pass as ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: cross dressing, high school, hidden identity, sexism, adolescence, switching roles, romance, college, goofy hero, disorder, fish out of water, school ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, tucson arizona, phoenix arizona, arizona, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 64K
The First Time (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dave, a high school senior, spends most of his time pining away over a girl he can’t have. Aubrey, a junior with artistic aspirations, has a hot boyfriend who doesn’t quite understand her or seem to care. Although they go to different schools, ...
Style: sincere, romantic, touching, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, first sex, teenage life, first love, virgin, youth, high school, love and romance, fall in love, love, teenagers, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Slap Her, She's French! (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Welcome to Splendona High School, Texas, where football players, cheerleaders and beauty queens rule the hallways. And Starla Grady, the most popular girl in school, is on top of it all. That is, at least until Genevieve LePlouff, a French foreign ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, sexy, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, cheerleader, fish out of water, youth, popularity, unfulfilled love, high school life, culture clash, ambition, contests and competitions, small town life, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: texas, france, usa, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
10 Things I Hate About You (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bianca, a tenth grader, has never gone on a date, but she isn't allowed to go out with boys until her older sister Kat gets a boyfriend. The problem is, Kat rubs nearly everyone the wrong way. But Bianca and the guy she has her eye on, Joey, ...
Style: romantic, humorous, witty, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, chick flick, date night, girls' night ...
Plot: opposites attract, high school, fall in love, unlikely couple, teenage life, teenager, youth, teenage love, romance, love and romance, high school life, boyfriend ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: seattle washington, seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Overnight Delivery (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A man suspects his girlfriend of being unfaithful. So he sends her a letter, but than finds out that he was wrong. He has 24 hours to stop the package, prevent a disaster, and fall in love. The only problem is the delivery man will not stop until ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, sexy, talky ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: on the road, college, romance, partners, youth, infidelity, looking for love, nothing goes right, goofy hero, buddies, unlikely couple, unfaithful girlfriend ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, minnesota, minneapolis minnesota, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.0
 4K
For Keeps? (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Darcy, editor at her highschool paper, and her long-term boyfriend Stan are in their last months of school and already have found places in good colleges. Recently they started to sleep with each other and, surprise, surprise, Darcy gets pregnant. ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: pregnancy, adoption, romance, high school, coming of age, family problems, teenage love, young lovers, teenager, teenage pregnancy, love story, justice ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 16K
Summer School (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A high-school gym teacher has big plans for the summer, but is forced to cancel them to teach a "bonehead" English class for misfit goof-off students. Fortunately, his unconventional brand of teaching fun field trips begins to connect with ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: summer school, high school, underdog, teacher, school, teenager, coming of age, self discovery, surfing, summer, teenage life, rock ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The House Bunny (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Shelley is living a carefree life until a rival gets her tossed out of the Playboy Mansion. With nowhere to go, fate delivers her to the sorority girls from Zeta Alpha Zeta. Unless they can sign a new pledge class, the seven socially clueless women ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, light, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: sorority, college, love and romance, youth, playboy, college life, female friendship, friendship, fall in love, campus, makeover, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
 15K
Sleepover (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As their first year of high school looms ahead, best friends Julie, Hannah, Yancy and Farrah have one last summer sleepover. Little do they know they're about to embark on the adventure of a lifetime. Desperate to shed their nerdy status, they ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, chick flick
Plot: teenager, high school, love and romance, youth, friends, slumber party, high school life, clubbing, teenage life, friendship, party, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.1
 344K
Easy A (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Olive, an average high school student, sees her below-the-radar existence turn around overnight once she decides to use the school's gossip grapevine to advance her social standing. Now her classmates are turning against her and the school ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, teen drama, chick flick
Plot: high school, youth, coming of age, popularity, teenage life, notoriety, teenager, adolescence, teenage girl, teenage love, love and romance, virginity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: california, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 102K
Just Friends (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: While visiting his hometown during Christmas, a man comes face-to-face with his old high school crush whom he was best friends with – a woman whose rejection of him turned him into a ferocious womanizer.
Style: romantic, light, humorous, funny, sweet ...
Audience: date night, teen comedy, teens, chick flick
Plot: true love, best friends in love, love and romance, romance, first love, unfulfilled love, falling in love, success, friendship, male female friendship, male female relationship, graduation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 1995, 1990s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
John Tucker Must Die (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After discovering they are all dating the same same guy, three popular students from different cliques band together for revenge, so they enlist the help of a new gal in town and conspire to break the jerk's heart, while destroying his ...
Style: humorous, romantic, entertaining, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, teenage love, high school life, basketball, revenge, popularity, high school, romance, wooing, cheating, manipulation, cheerleader ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.6
 9K
How to Deal (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Mandy Moore stars as Halley, a young hip high school student who's convinced true love doesn't exist based on the crazy relationships around her. Her mother is divorcing her father who is dating a younger woman Halley can't stand. Her ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: high school, teenage love, romance, youth, love and romance, society, looking for love, teenage life, fall in love, family problems, friendship, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Jerk Theory (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An aspiring recording artist, Adam, is burned by a bad relationship experience and decides that if women won't respond to the "nice guy" then he'll be "the jerk." This is wildly successful with meaningless ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teenage love, fall in love, high school, dating, high school life, wooing, couple relations, teenage life, romance, couples, lifestyle, singer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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