Movies like Dangerous Curves

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Dangerous Curves (1988)
 3.6
 497
Dangerous Curves (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two college student decide to go spend some quality time at a beauty pageant with the help of their Porsche.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sex comedy, cult film
Plot: ocean, college, friends, on the road, teenage life, down on your luck, contests and competitions, nothing goes right, partners, disorder, businessman, billionaire, hotel, boat, surfer, car theft, beauty pageant, best friend, college student, woman in a bikini, yuppie, love interest, job offer, stealing a car, college graduate ...
Time: 80s
Place: san diego california

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Most similar movies to Dangerous Curves

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and sex comedy films with plots about friends, youth, disorder, nothing goes right, teenage life, college and buddies mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Dangerous Curves: Odd Jobs (1986), Kicking the Dog (2009), The Kid & I (2005), Campus Man (1987), The Girls on the Beach (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Odd Jobs (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four students who work on different jobs during their vacations in summer are tired of doing the same thing every year. Therefore they decide to open up a moving company together and confront themselves with the former boss of one of them.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, contests and competitions, dishonesty, buddies, partners, workplace, gangsters, youth, school, college life, cons and scams, friendship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Kicking the Dog (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Twelve friends spend one last great summer together, partying and reminiscing, ultimately realizing they will soon go their separate ways in life
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexy, entertaining ...
Plot: college, dog, friendship, teenage life, youth, lifestyle, partners, buddies, teenager, sex, friends, nightlife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
House Party: Tonight's the Night (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A pair of high school rappers have two major goals - make music and get hot girls. The best way to get both is to throw the biggest and best house party ever! The night of the party, one of the boys is grounded by his parents, so it's up to his ...
Style: not serious, humorous, light, feel good, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: nothing goes right, teenage life, youth, buddies, friends, disorder, hip hop, party, sexual content, silly humor, girl, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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81%
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The Kid & I (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Aaron Roman (Gores) is a teenager with cerebral palsy who dreams of starring in a big-time action movie. When his father (Mantegna) grants Aaron his wish for his 18th birthday, he experiences the reality a bit hard to manage.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny ...
Plot: hollywood, friendship, nothing goes right, partners, disability, buddies, odd couple, artists and showbiz, good versus evil, youth, teenage life, wish come true ...
Time: contemporary, year 2005, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 4.7
 567
Campus Man (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Todd Barret is an aspiring businessman. He's got what it takes, but what he doesn't have is enough money to stay in college. So he cooks up a plan to make the first ever all male sports calendar. He eventually convinces Cactus Jack, a very ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, homoerotic
Plot: teenager, college, romance, buddies, youth, athlete's life, ambition, teenage life, university, school, college life, down on your luck ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Girls on the Beach (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The girls of Alpha Beta need to raise $10,000 in two weeks to save the sorority house. Among their schemes to raise the funds are a beauty contest, a newspaper puzzle, and a baking contest. But when three guys hit the beach with love on their minds, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, stylized, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: beach, sorority, surfing, ocean, loss of virginity, ambition, prank, music, musician's life, contests and competitions, artists and showbiz, journalism ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 4.4
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The Graduates (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four friends head to Senior Week in Ocean City, Maryland, to celebrate high school graduation.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, sex comedy
Plot: beach, satire, teenage love, teenage life, looking for love, adolescence vs adulthood, best friends, young lovers, youth, buddies, nothing goes right, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Midnight Madness (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A genius grad student organizes an all-night treasure hunt in which five rival teams composed of colorful oddballs furiously match wits with one another while trying to locate and decipher various cryptic clues planted ingeniously around Los Angeles.
Style: humorous, sex comedy, visually appealing, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: teenager, disney, college, school, adventure, beer, competition, stereotypes, chase, sorority, multiple storylines, alter ego ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Three for the Road (1987)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A crafty political aide and his soft-spoken pal are assigned the job of delivering a senator's out-of-control teenage daughter to an institution.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: mischievous children, adventure, nothing goes right, unlikely partners, youth, partners, teenage life, self discovery, on the road, road trip, teenage girl, teenager ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.3
 550
Sherman's Way (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An eccentric Olympic has-been who prefers leisure to work, finds himself stuck with a rigid pre-law Yale student with no time for wasting time. Between skinny-dipping and stealing cars, this odd-couple learn from each other that balance is the key ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, witty ...
Plot: unlikely couple, youth, nothing goes right, odd couple, lifestyle, couples, disorder, friends, eccentric family, small town, introspection, athlete's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
That's What She Said (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Longtime best friends Bebe and DeeDee are both wrestling with love. Bebe has met someone new and is in the exuberant phase of a budding romance. DeeDee is trying to move on from someone she can’t forget – mostly in destructive ways. As Bebe ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: best friend, city life, best friends, disorder, hung over, nothing goes right, lifestyle, twentysomething life, friends, singleness, strong female presence, friendship between men ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.1
 354
Acceptance (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: "Acceptance" is a movie that is equivalent of being slapped on the wrist by your mother for not being like everyone. Forget about being different from others and being yourself. In the movie it shows how crazy students and parents can get ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: college, family relations, teenage life, family, student life, obsessive quest, parents and children, optimism, youth, college life, school, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Southbound Heist (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chaz and his friends take a road trip after discovering his landlord's plot to kill the creator of the Showboy magazine. Chaz must choose between his beloved magazines, his best friends, the girl of his dreams, or saving an innocent man's ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating, sex comedy
Plot: friends, moral dilemma, on the road, buddies, road trip, slacker, magazine, convention, bar, garage
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.9
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Phat Beach (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A hefty homeboy borrows his dad's Mercedes and goes to the beach with his friends for wild sun & fun.
Style: light, semi serious, humorous, emotional, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gangsters, beach, hip hop, juvenile delinquency, love and romance, best friends, lifestyle, society, nothing goes right, cheerleading, obesity, high school ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
American Sophomore (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A group of high school kids enjoy many adventures throughout their formative tenth grade year.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, light, teen comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, friends, disorder, escapades, youth, social relations, high school, nudity (full frontal - brief), high school life, female nudity, teenager, bare breasts
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.3
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Drive-In (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The adventures of a group of teenagers at a drive-in theatre in Texas one weekend night.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, parody
Plot: nothing goes right, coming of age, youth, disorder, friends, teenage life, small town, kidnapping, heist, americana, small town life, farce ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: austin texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Dead Man on Campus (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Josh Miller is a studious and responsible pre-med student entering college as a freshman. His wild, hard-partying roommate Cooper Frederickson, on the other hand, is a spoiled rich kid who never studies and spends his time getting drunk and ogling ...
Style: humorous, light, intense, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, suicide, teen suicide, high school, fraternity, weed, nerd, stereotypes, youth, friends, stupidity, teenager ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Raging Hormones (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It's said that women will take a boy's mind of his schoolwork, and one young man finds out just how true that is in this frantic comedy. Peter Broadhurst (Topher Hopkins) is a high school senior whose mother Bev (Della Hobby) is bound and ...
Style: sex comedy, sexy, semi serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: dominatrix, blonde, female nudity, sex scene, oral sex, age difference, fetish, bdsm, femdom, youth, couples, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Super Sweet 16: The Movie (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: realistic, semi serious, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, friends, contests and competitions, rivalry, high school, birthday party, lifestyle, ambition, teenage life, couples, youth, wealth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Bikini Spring Break (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of coeds from a small conservative college break out of their shells when their marching band bus breaks down in Fort Lauderdale during Spring Break.
Style: sexy, realistic, humorous, not serious, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: beach party, road trip, spring break, youth, female nudity, bus, nothing goes right, best friends, teenage life, disorder, friends, redhead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Madea's Class Reunion (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Madea is traveling to the Pandora Hotel, where her 50 year class reunion is to be held. Running afoul of the law, Madea nonetheless manages to teach valuable lessons amidst the comedy and chaos, addressing the importance of forgiveness and the value ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hotel, friends, disorder, stoners, fish out of water, prison life, prison, theater, golden years, nothing goes right, goofy hero, high school reunion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Up the Creek (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bob McGraw is in his 12th year of college, goofing his way through life. Bob, Irwing, Gonzer and Max are the four losers forced and bribed to represent their university in an intercollegiate raft race. Forced and bribed into this role, they make ...
Style: sex comedy, not serious, realistic, humorous, teen comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rafting, race, cheerleader, river, college, raft, youth, teenager, military school, sex, university, militant ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.9
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The First Time (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young film student pursues a woman while studying under a bizarre, eccentric film professor.
Style: sex comedy, psychotronic, teen sex comedy, sexy, experimental ...
Plot: teenager, romance, youth, lifestyle, love and romance, college, innocence lost, sexual relations, college life, adolescence vs adulthood, fall in love, school ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Lost in America (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: David and Linda Howard are successful yuppies from LA. When he gets a job disappointment, David convinces Linda that they should quit their jobs, liquidate their assets, and emulate the movie Easy Rider, spending the rest of their lives traveling ...
Style: road movie, humorous, witty, talky, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: road trip, self discovery, fired from the job, on the road, nothing goes right, couples, americana, fish out of water, love and romance, hopes, promotion, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, new york, california, los angeles, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.2
 1K
Combat High (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Police Academy"-style comedy set in a military school. Two errant high-school students are ordered by a judge to spend a year at a prestigious military academy, where one of the cadets finds out who is responsible for a spate of midnight ...
Style: parody, semi serious, humorous
Plot: military school, cadet, thief, school, prank, fish out of water, military life, teenage life, college life, college, friends, disorder ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.1
 108
American Beer (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Four young Canadian men are out on a road trip when their car breaks down in the middle of nowhere. They each go their own way in search of a needed alternator, but along the way, each one experiences an unexpectedly memorable adventure...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: farce, friends, disorder, americana, adolescence vs adulthood, heist, on the road, obsessive quest, buddies, misfit partners, partners, misfit ...
Time: 1920s
Place: california, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Road Trip: Beer Pong (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: It’s Road Trip - Beer Pong! Three college roommates are on the ride of their lives when they drop everything to join a bus full of sexy, scantily clad models to compete in the ultimate sport competition: the National Beer Pong Tournament.
Style: humorous, intense, realistic, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: college, high school, road trip, beer, university, love and romance, lifestyle, contests and competitions, looking for sex, on the road, youth, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, maryland, atlanta georgia, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Duct Tape Forever (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an evil land baron's limo falls into a sinkhole outside Possum Lodge, lodge leader Red Green is ordered to pay the baron $10,000 or lose his beloved lodge forever. Red considers various money-making schemes concocted by his buddies, but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Plot: rivalry, contests and competitions, friendship, on the road, nothing goes right, partners, ambition, farce, save the day, journey, debt, contest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Great Outdoors (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's vacation time for outdoorsy Chicago man Chet Ripley, along with his wife, Connie, and their two kids, Buck and Ben. But a serene weekend of fishing at a Wisconsin lakeside cabin gets crashed by Connie's obnoxious brother-in-law, Roman ...
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, absurd, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: adventure, raccoon, family vacation, bear, camp, wilderness, holiday, family relations, nothing goes right, disorder, youth, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, canada, usa, chicago illinois, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Who's Minding the Mint? (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A bumbling government employee accidentally destroys a small fortune and decides to break into the US Mint to replace it, but before long everyone wants a slice of the action - and the money.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, retro
Plot: heist, deaf, safecracker, friends, disorder, workplace, crimes, criminal heroes, forgery, dishonesty, partners, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%