Movies like Dead Man on Campus

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Dead Man on Campus (1998)
 6.0
 13K
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 co-eds. Before long, Cooper's fun-filled lifestyle has corrupted Josh, and both are on the verge of flunking out.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, surprise ending, funny, idiotic, bad ending, absurd, light, intense ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: college, teen suicide, pot, buddies, crimes, love and romance, partners, youth, disorder, friends, college life, nothing goes right, weed, suicide, lesbian, gay, drug abuse, student, party, suicidal, schoolboy, marijuana, cemetery, teenage boy, paranoia ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: campus

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, funny and idiotic films with plots about friends, dialogue, catastrophe, mentor, storytelling, brutality and vengeance mostly in Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Dead Man on Campus: PCU (1994), Accepted (2006), College (2008), 21 & Over (2013), Animal House (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
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PCU (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Nervous high school senior Tom Lawrence visits Port Chester University, where he gets a taste of politically correct college life when he's guided by fraternity wild man Droz and his housemates at The Pit. But Droz and his pals have rivals in ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, beer keg, mascot, republican, hippie, liberal, buddies, friendship, college life, love and romance, society, youth ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.5
 116K
Accepted (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A high school slacker who's rejected by every school he applies to opts to create his own institution of higher learning, the South Harmon Institute of Technology, on a rundown piece of property near his hometown.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, croquet, sprinkler system, urban legend, rejection, bully, party, student, college life, cons and scams, youth, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus, yale university, ohio, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 4.6
 12K
College (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A wild weekend is in store for three high school seniors who visit a local college campus as prospective freshmen.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, idiotic, awful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: college, fraternity, frat party, college life, buddies, drugs/alcohol, prank, girlfriend, celebration, sexuality, looking for sex, student life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.9
 68K
21 & Over (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Brilliant student Jeff Chang has the most important interview of his life tomorrow. But today is still his birthday, what starts off as a casual celebration with friends evolves into a night of debauchery that risks to derail his life plan.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, dark humor, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friends, college, youth, college life, young people, drugs/alcohol, nothing goes right, birthday, buddies, plan gone awry, debauchery, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, campus, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 7.6
 104K
Animal House (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: At a 1962 College, Dean Vernon Wormer is determined to expel the entire Delta Tau Chi Fraternity, but those troublemakers have other plans for him.
Style: humorous, funny, witty, not serious, light ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, rebelliousness, college freshman, looking for sex, chaos and mayhem, sex, rivalry, youth, probation, revenge, party, college campus ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 80s
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Everybody Wants Some!! (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A comedy that follows a group of friends as they navigate their way through the freedoms and responsibilities of unsupervised adulthood.
Style: realistic, talky, semi serious, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, rivalry, male friendship, sport team, ambition, sport, youth, athlete's life, buddies, contests and competitions, college life, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1980, 80s
Place: usa, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.3
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Neighbors (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A couple with a newborn baby face unexpected difficulties after they are forced to live next to a fraternity house.
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: party, farce, neighbor neighbor relationship, fraternity, youth, stupidity, adolescence vs adulthood, uninhibited rivalry, family, prank, college, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1985, year 1971
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.2
 60K
The Naked Mile (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The movie will shift its focus on Erik Stifler, the cousin of Matt and Steve, a youngster who is nothing like his wild relations. Peer pressure starts to turn him to live up to the legacy of the other Stiflers when he attends the Naked Mile, a naked ...
Style: humorous, sexual, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, road trip, virgin, masturbation, adolescence, erection, buddies, virginity, looking for sex, college life, teenage life, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: michigan, usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: college, dog, party, friendship, youth, friends, buddies, nightlife, teenage life, coming of age, partners, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Up the Academy (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This puber-comedy is a kind of mixture between 'Animal House' and 'Police Academy'. Four boys are sent, for different reasons, to a the Sheldon R. Wienberg military academy. The life of dicipline asks a lot of the four geeks. Of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, satirical, surreal ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, martial arts, buddies, college, school, prank, military academy, looking for sex, teachers and students, boarding school life, college life, high school life ...
Time: 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.6
 3K
Glory Daze (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: It's punk rock meets Animal House in this campus comedy that stars Ben Affleck as Jack, a soon-to-be graduate who finds he's having a difficult time letting go of the college life -- and decides maybe he doesn't have to. Also ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, reflective ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friends, beer, college, friendship, graduation, roller coaster, sex, police, student, party, teacher, relationship vs career ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.5
 13K
Sorority Boys (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three friends who head the Social Committee in a frat house, called KOK (Kappa Omicron Kappa), are charged with stealing money their fraternity has been saving for a cocktail cruise at the end of the semester, the one that guarantees them a spot at ...
Style: humorous, idiotic, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: cross dressing, hidden identity, sorority, college, student life, farce, comedy of errors, fish out of water, gender bending, fall in love, buddies, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.1
 202K
Old School (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three friends attempt to recapture their glory days by opening up a fraternity near their alma mater.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, friendship, sex doll, mouth to mouth resuscitation, eviction, bribery, funeral, divorce, singer, debate, party, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 34K
Black Sheep (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When dignified Albert Donnelly runs for Governor, his team moves to keep his slow-witted and klutzy younger brother, Mike, out of the eye of the media. To baby-sit Mike, the campaign assigns sarcastic Steve, who gets the experience of a lifetime ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, political comedy ...
Plot: nitrous oxide, political satire, campaign, buddies, parents and children, corrupt politician, dishonesty, love and romance, partners, state affairs, family relations, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.3
 1K
Trippin' (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Greg is near the end of his senior year in high school, wanting to go to the prom, eyeing Cinny (the school's beauty with brains) from afar, and regularly trippin', daydreaming about being a big success as a poet, a student, a lover. His ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: prom, high school, college, buddies, college life, high school life, romance, teenage life, youth, drug dealing, love and romance, friends ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Fraternity Vacation (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A nerd gains the friendship of two of his frat brothers when his dad offers them his condo for the week in Palm Springs, and also offers the fraternity a hot tub and jacuzzi if they can help his son find a girl. They meet two guys from a rival ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, surreal, reflective ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, vacation, friendship, on the road, best friends, buddies, brotherhood, school, prank, looking for love, wooing, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: iowa, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.9
 771
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, idiotic, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, obesity, african american, volleyball, hip hop, best friends, on the road, high school, juvenile delinquency, summer, mercedes, young lovers ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.3
 2K
H.O.T.S. (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Four girls spurned by the popular Sorority on campus decide to start their own and steal all the men on campus away from the house that rejected them.
Style: humorous, sexual, erotic, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, university, sorority, high school, rivalry, nudity (topless - notable), best friends, buddies, goofy hero, school, contests and competitions, looking for sex ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 6.3
 49K
How High (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Multi-platinum rap superstars Redman and Method Man star as Jamal and Silas, two regular guys who smoke something magical, ace their college entrance exams and wind up at Harvard. Ivy League ways are strange but Silas and Jamal take it in a stride ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, drug abuse, buddies, drug dealing, youth, farce, college, marijuana, dean, person on fire, pot, cannabis ...
Time: contemporary
Place: harvard university, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.4
 24K
Bio-Dome (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bud and Doyle are two losers who are doing nothing with their lives. Both of their girlfriends are actively involved in saving the environment, but the two friends couldn't care less about saving the Earth. One day, when a group of scientists ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, offbeat, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: environmentalism, fish out of water, anti heroes, buddies, vegetarian, mad scientist, goofy hero, college, odd couple, misfit, disorder, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: arizona, usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Porky's Revenge (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: As graduation nears for the class of 1955 at Angel Beach High, the gang once again faces off against their old enemy, Porky, who wants them to throw the school's championship basketball game since he has bet on the opposing team.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sexual, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, school, teenager, student, buddies, vengeance, underdog, misadventure, contests and competitions, college, prank, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 80s, 1950s
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Revenge of the Nerds (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At Adams College, the jocks rule the school from their house on high, the Alpha Beta fraternity. So when a group of socially-challenged misfits try to go Greek, they're instantly rejected by every house on campus. Deciding to start their own ...
Style: witty, humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: prank, college, defenestration, sex, underdog, college life, student life, teenage life, erection, cheerleader, vandalism, social misfits ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This wacky prequel to the 1994 blockbuster goes back to the lame-brained Harry and Lloyd's days as classmates at a Rhode Island high school, where the unprincipled principal puts the pair in remedial courses as part of a scheme to fleece the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, goofy hero, social misfits, buddies, best friends, partners, disorder, obsessive quest, dumb, misfit, family, high school ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bus, university, beer, college, contests and competitions, on the road, trip, looking for sex, student life, rivalry, youth, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: atlanta georgia, maryland, kentucky, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 176K
Project X (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three high school seniors throw a party to make a name for themselves. As the night progresses, things spiral out of control as word of the party spreads.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen comedy
Plot: party, when the parents are away, buddies, teenager, looking for sex, youth, drugs/alcohol, teenage life, friends, student, high school life, popularity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, pasadena california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
I Got the Hook Up (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two broke buddies feel lucky when they come upon a truckload of cellular phones and begin selling them out of the back of their van. Trouble arises though, when the phones develop faults. The two friends then not only have to deal with unsatisfied ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, stylized, awful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, stoners, anti heroes, crime, odd couple, gangsters, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, heist, nothing goes right, crimes, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: south central los angeles, new orleans, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Rude Awakening (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the later 1960s, two hippies are forced to leave their friends as they are wanted by the FBI, who sees them as criminals. They hide in the jungle for 20 years, secluded from the outside world. In the later 1980s, the find out that a secret war is ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, political comedy, satirical ...
Plot: politics, buddies, jungle, urban, on the run, friends, misfit, state affairs, disorder, city life, fish out of water, espionage ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: college, scavenger hunt, rivalry, adventure, buddies, on the road, school, contests and competitions, race against time, college life, teenage life, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Three O'Clock High (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A high school nerd, Jerry Mitchell (Siemaszko) is assigned to write a piece for the school paper about new boy Buddy Revell (Tyson), who is rumored to be a psychopathic nutcase. When Jerry accidentally touches Buddy, he says that they must fight in ...
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, bullying, bully, coming of age, college, college life, youth, disorder, journalism, high school life, nothing goes right, school ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.4
 56K
Beta House (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Erik, Ryan, and Cooze start college and pledge the Beta House fraternity, presided over by none other than legendary Dwight Stifler. But chaos ensues when a fraternity of geeks threatens to stop the debauchery and the Betas have to make a stand for ...
Style: sexual, humorous, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: nudity (topless - notable), college, fraternity, looking for sex, sex, buddies, contests and competitions, young adult, uninhibited rivalry, wooing, college life, student life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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