Movies like Can't Hardly Wait

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Can't Hardly Wait (1998)
 6.5
 42K
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, funny, entertaining, sexy ...
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, humiliation, flirting, rock band, nerd, love letter, costume, vengeance, college, buddies, unfulfilled love, rejection, american football ...
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 coming of age, teenager, high school, teenage life, youth, friendship and romance mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Can't Hardly Wait: Drive Me Crazy (1999), Can't Buy Me Love (1987), Say Anything... (1989), Sixteen Candles (1984), Valley Girl (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.8
 17K
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: teens, teen comedy, 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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: opposites attract, high school, friendship, romance, social differences, fall in love, couples, teenage life, social climbing, youth, lifestyle, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
Place: tucson arizona, arizona, new jersey
⇓ 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, feel good, sentimental, sweet, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, teen comedy
Plot: high school, young lovers, kickboxer, opposites attract, romance, graduation, coming of age, youth, couples, wooing, first love, boyfriend ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: seattle, england, usa, seattle washington, california
⇓ 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: teens, chick flick, teen comedy, date night
Plot: teenager, birthday, high school, self discovery, teenage love, teenage life, high school life, coming of age, youth, love and romance, high school hunk, first love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: illinois, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 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: romance, friends, high school, coming of age, party, punk, opposites attract, unfulfillment, unlikely couple, teenage life, teenager, love affair ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, realistic, not serious, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teenager, teenage love, cheerleader, friends, love and romance, unlikely couple, fall in love, high school, popular girl, popularity, couple relations, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, london, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, kids
Plot: high school, coming of age, underdog, high school life, friendship, romance, cheerleading, youth, teenage life, rivalry, sport team, hopes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: high school, love triangle, teenage life, underdog, unlikely couple, high school life, falling in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fairy, unrequited love, family, mentor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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How I Got Into College (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The simple story of two young Michigan high school students, Jessica, Class President, Local Smart Girl, and object of Marlon's affections attempt to get into a small Pennsylvania college. Jessica fights off her parent's expectation of ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: college, high school, school, romance, innocence lost, coming of age, ambition, lifestyle, high school life, teenage love, college life, university ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, holland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, teacher ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: girls' boarding school, friends, teenager, school, teenage love, love and romance, buddies, youth, looking for sex, misfit, lifestyle, high school life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
 79K
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, date night, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, bet, high school life, fall in love, teenager, cinderella story, social misfits, romance, teen romance, teenage life, young lovers, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.7
 5K
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: teenager, condom, love, sex, gang, party, robbery, looking for sex, love and romance, romance, youth, teenage love ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: coming of age, friendship, eviction, romance, youth, island, buddies, disorder, nothing goes right, teenage life, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new england, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.8
 63K
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, realistic, touching, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, first sex, first love, teenage life, virgin, high school, love and romance, youth, fall in love, teenagers, friendship, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 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: sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: college, small town, hospital, coming of age, college student, opposites attract, romance, friendship, teachers and students, city life, power relations, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night
Plot: teenager, summer vacation, summer, love letter, secret admirer, college, school, teenage life, couples, youth, mistaken identity, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Just One of the Guys (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 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, humorous, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: high school, cross dressing, school, teenager, gender, prom, sexism, gender bending, hidden identity, adolescence, misfit, high school life ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, arizona, tucson arizona, phoenix arizona, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 981
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: teenage love, coming of age, high school, fish out of water, americana, prom, friendship, college life, couple relations, romance, suburban life, love and romance ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, youth, fish out of water, popularity, unfulfilled love, culture clash, ambition, contests and competitions, high school life, small town life, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: texas, france, usa, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 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, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: pregnancy, adoption, high school, coming of age, romance, family problems, teenage love, young lovers, teenage pregnancy, love story, vengeance, justice ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, date night, chick flick, girls' night ...
Plot: opposites attract, high school, unlikely couple, fall in love, teenage love, love and romance, high school life, teenage life, boyfriend, teenager, party, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 76K
The DUFF (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bianca's universe turns upside down when she learns that her high school refers to her as a ‘DUFF' (Designated Ugly Fat Friend). Hoping to erase that label, she enlists the help of a charming jock and her favorite teacher. Together ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, witty ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, chick flick
Plot: high school, youth, teenage life, teenager, high school life, high school student, best friends, popularity, friends, adolescence, teenagers, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
Movie in collections
 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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: summer school, high school, underdog, teacher, school, teenager, coming of age, surfing, self discovery, summer, dedicated educator, rock ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, chick flick
Plot: teenager, high school, clubbing, youth, friends, love and romance, high school life, teenage life, friendship, party, teenage love, slumber party ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 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: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: high school, teenage love, romance, youth, love and romance, friendship, society, fall in love, family problems, looking for love, teenage life, true love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.1
 335K
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, teenage life, notoriety, popularity, adolescence, teenage love, coming of age, youth, friends, virginity, love and romance, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: california, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.2
 99K
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, humorous, light, 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 relationship, male female friendship, graduation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 1995, 1990s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Seven Minutes in Heaven (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Natalie allows her classmate Jeff, who ran away from home after a fight with his stepfather, to stay at her place while her father is away on a business trip. Natalie soon starts dating Jeff's friend James Casey, who isn't as faithful as ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, coming of age, friendship, teenager, platonic, youth, friends, family relations, teenage love, teenage life, high school life, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.0
 82K
Bring It On (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Toro cheerleading squad from Rancho Carne High School in San Diego has got spirit, spunk, sass and a killer routine that's sure to land them the national championship trophy for the sixth year in a row. But for newly-elected team captain, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: cheerleading, cheerleader, high school, hip hop, rivalry, sport, friendship, sport team, ambition, competition, teenager, cheating ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 80s
Place: florida, usa, california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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