Movies like Jawbreaker

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Jawbreaker (1999)
 5.7
 24K
Jawbreaker (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 3 of Reagan High School's most popular girls pretend to kidnap their friend by shoving a jawbreaker into the victim's mouth to keep her from screaming. Their plan goes awry when the girl swallows the jawbreaker, choking to death. Now the leader of the pack will do anything to keep the accident a secret.
Style: dark humor, humorous, satirical, absurd, biting, suspense, realistic, cynical, semi serious, cult film ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen comedy, girls' night
Plot: high school, prom, popularity, murder, popular girl, friendship, prank, accidental killing, fashion, teenager, bullying, jealousy, social outcast, corpse, makeover, prank gone wrong, polaroid, teenage life, youth, kidnapping, school, revenge, crimes, vengeance, best friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey

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Most similar movies to Jawbreaker

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, sexy and witty films with plots about mentor, high school, youth, teenager, dialogue, runaway and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Jawbreaker: Heathers (1989), Sugar & Spice (2001), Mean Girls (2004), Teaching Mrs. Tingle (1999), Bad Girls from Valley High (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.2
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Heathers (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A girl who halfheartedly tries to be part of the "in crowd" of her school meets a rebel who teaches her a more devious way to play social politics: by killing the popular kids.
Style: dark humor, witty, semi serious, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murderous pair, high school, teenage life, suicide, teenage love, sociopath, insanity, deadly, suicide attempt, friendship, social relations, murder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: ohio, usa, california
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89%
 5.7
 13K
Sugar & Spice (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When Jack and Diane find themselves in an unexpected adult situation, the A-Squad comes to their rescue. In order to help their friend Diane, the A-Squad goes where no cheerleader has gone before: taking on a little after-school project known as ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, feel good, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, cheerleader, friendship, heist, teenage love, love, rebel, money, disorder, leadership, lifestyle, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 333K
Mean Girls (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Cady Heron is a hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend of alpha Plastic Regina George.
Style: light, feel good, humorous, funny, witty ...
Audience: teen comedy, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: high school, popularity, teenager, teenage life, high school life, fish out of water, adolescence, stereotypes, gossip and rumors, rivalry, school, party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, africa, illinois, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Teaching Mrs. Tingle (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leanne is salutatorian when she needs to be valedictorian to get her scholarship to Harvard. The only class she is worse than the leader in is history, taught by Mrs. Tingle, and the teacher hates her. When an attempt to get ahead in Mrs. ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: school, kidnapping, manipulation, teachers and students, destiny, teenage life, youth, high school, false accusation, crimes, cheating, violence ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Bad Girls from Valley High (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three snobbish high school girls prematurely age brought on from a curse, a drug (or something) after the arrival of new transfer student whom they believe is connected to a murder they committed a year earlier. A fate worse than death.
Style: witty, cynical, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: high school, bitch, murder, couples, youth, leadership, lifestyle, teenage love, teenage life, spoiled brat, unlikely criminals, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Doom Generation (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jordan White and Amy Blue, two troubled teens, pick up an adolescent drifter, Xavier Red. Together, the threesome embark on a sex and violence-filled journey through an America of psychos and quickiemarts.
Style: surreal, disturbing, dark humor, offbeat, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: one female two males threesome, on the road, violence, surrealism, murder, love triangle, controversy, friendship, threesome, nihilism, severed head, shoplifting ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pretty Persuasion (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A 15-year-old girl incites chaos among her friends and a media frenzy when she accuses her drama teacher of sexual harassment.
Style: dark humor, realistic, biting, cynical, stylized ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: false accusation, manipulation, high school, adolescence, sexual harassment, lifestyle, dishonesty, teachers and students, rejection, high school life, teenager, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 47K
Rough Night (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Five best friends from college reunite 10 years later for a wild bachelorette weekend in Miami. Their hard partying takes a hilariously dark turn when they accidentally kill a male stripper. Amidst the craziness of trying to cover it up, ...
Style: buddy comedy, captivating, feel good, humorous, neo screwball comedy ...
Plot: female friendship, friendship, male stripper, friends, murder, female protagonist, drinking, crime, drinking alcohol, stripper, blonde, lesbian ...
Time: year 2016, year 2006
Place: miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.6
 2K
Heathers (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A pitch-black comedy anthology set in the present day, as our heroine Veronica Sawyer deals with a very different but equally vicious group of Heathers. Based on the 1988 cult classic film.
Style: dark humor, ironic, dark, cynical
Plot: suicide, sociopath, adolescence, high school, teenager, teenage love, social misfits, violence, apathy, teenagers, brutality, unlikely friendships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Pretty Maids All in a Row (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a California high school, a married teacher is the athletic coach and faculty advisor. He starts to have sex flings with his female students and eventually has to kill several of the girls to keep them quiet.
Style: dark humor, psychological, sexy, twists and turns, cynical ...
Plot: high school, murder, teacher, infidelity, investigation, teachers and students, crimes, youth, crime, serial killer, cheerleader, ocean ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Romy and Michele's High School Reunion (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two not-too-bright party girls reinvent themselves for their high school reunion. Armed with a borrowed Jaguar, new clothes and the story of their success as the inventors of Post-It notes, Romy and Michele descend on their alma mater, but their ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: prom, reunion, switching roles, love and romance, self discovery, friendship, party, high school, female friendship, deception, friendship between women, fashion ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: arizona, usa, beverly hills, los angeles, tucson arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 183K
Clueless (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Shallow, rich and socially successful Cher is at the top of her Beverly Hills high school's pecking scale. Seeing herself as a matchmaker, Cher first coaxes two teachers into dating each other. Emboldened by her success, she decides to give ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, touching, intellectual ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: high school, teen romance, popularity, fashion, opposites attract, youth, teenage life, couples, teenage love, love and romance, satire, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 27K
Serial Mom (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A picture perfect middle class family is shocked when they find out that one of their neighbors is receiving obscene phone calls. The mom takes slights against her family very personally, and it turns out she is indeed the one harassing the ...
Style: dark humor, psycho film, witty, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: housewife, murder, serial killer, family relations, female killer, crimes, crime, parody, psycho killer, suburban life, mental illness, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.6
 188K
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, not serious, realistic, funny, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: party, teenager, drugs/alcohol, when the parents are away, youth, friends, popularity, buddies, student, looking for sex, teenage life, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, pasadena california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.8
 44K
To Die For (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Suzanne Stone (Maretto) wants to be a world-famous news anchor and she is willing to do anything to get what she wants. What she lacks in intelligence, she makes up for in cold determination and diabolical wiles. As she pursues her goal with ...
Style: cynical, disturbing, captivating, dark humor, talky ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: obsession, manipulation, femme fatale, ambition, dangerous attraction, dishonesty, manipulations, power relations, couples, danger, crime, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new hampshire, usa, california, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Not Another Teen Movie (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On a bet, a gridiron hero at John Hughes High School sets out to turn a bespectacled plain Jane into a beautiful and popular prom queen in this outrageous send-up of the teen movie genre.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teen sex comedy, high school, parody, prom, teenager, stereotypes, couple relations, opposites attract, teenage love, adolescence, strong sexual content, stupidity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.8
 37K
Encino Man (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: High school misfits Stoney and Dave discover a long-frozen primeval man from the past in their back yard. But the thawed-out Link, as the boys have named him, quickly becomes a wild card in the teens' already zany Southern California lives. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: prom, high school, fish out of water, school, frozen alive, caveman, goofy hero, society, college life, high school life, college, teenage life ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 80s, prehistoric, stone age
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.8
 6K
Barely Legal (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Teenager Deacon works at a video shop, and his buddies, Fred and Matt, sell the bootleg porno films he acquires. Deacon gets fired, but the pals have the bright idea of filming their own Internet porn flick in order to make money and become more ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: pornography, teen sex comedy, looking for sex, porn star, high school, filmmaking, teenage life, disorder, misfit, nothing goes right, youth, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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2 Days in the Valley (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In a sleepy bedroom community of LA's San Fernando Valley, the murder of a professional athlete by two hit men sets into motion a chain of events that puts the mundane lives of a dozen residents on a collision course. This clever tale tells the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspense, twist ending, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, hitman, hostage, attempted murder, psychopath, crime, crimes, police investigation, gangsters, nudity (full frontal - brief), multiple storylines, faked death ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 2.9
 3K
The Smokers (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: These smokers are definitely bad for your health! A group of outcast prep school girls decide to turn the tables on some obnoxious guys by sexually humiliating them at gunpoint! A black comedy in the mold of Heathers, The Smokers stars Dominique ...
Style: humorous, witty, dark humor, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: teenage girl, looking for sex, vengeance, teenage life, prank, youth, crimes, teenage sexuality, girl power, feminism, rape, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Shock to the System (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Madison Avenue executive Graham Marshall has paid his dues. A talented and devoted worker, he has suffered through mounting bills and a nagging wife with one thing to look forward to: a well-deserved promotion. But when the promotion is given to a ...
Style: suspense, witty, realistic, cynical, dark humor ...
Plot: murder, advertising, crimes, contests and competitions, vengeance, workplace intrigue, advertising agency, frame up, midlife crisis, rise to the top, unlikely criminals, boss ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.0
 87K
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: teen comedy, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, cheerleading, cheerleader, rivalry, friendship, sport team, hip hop, ambition, initially antagonists, teenager, competition, adolescence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 80s
Place: florida, usa, california, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.3
 110K
The Family (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The Manzoni family, a notorious mafia clan, is relocated to Normandy, France under the witness protection program, where fitting in soon becomes challenging as their old habits die hard.
Style: dark humor, cynical, satirical, stylized, romantic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mafia, gangsters, parents and children, fish out of water, family relations, profanity, hidden identity, family in danger, starting over, notoriety, dishonor among criminals, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, normandy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 7.0
 375K
American Pie (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At a high-school party, four friends find that losing their collective virginity isn't as easy as they had thought. But they still believe that they need to do so before college. To motivate themselves, they enter a pact to all ...
Style: humorous, sexual, funny, not serious, toilet humor ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: teen sex comedy, looking for sex, virginity, teenager, party, watching pornography, masturbation, loss of virginity, graduation, teenage life, adolescence, teenage sexuality ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.5
 83K
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: feel good, funny, humorous, not serious, semi serious ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, teenager, youth, high school life, teenage life, adolescence, teenagers, popularity, friendship, friends, high school student, stereotypes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Bang Bang You're Dead (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Trevor is a troubled high school student, thanks to the effects of bullying. This is the story of his fight to break free.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, sincere, harsh, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, social misfits, violence, bullying, teenage life, bully, death threat, bomb, vengeance, juvenile delinquency, social problems, teachers and students ...
Time: contemporary
Place: oregon, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.6
 519K
Superbad (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: High school best buddies are facing separation anxiety as they prepare to go off to college. While attempting to score alcohol for a party with help from a fake ID-toting friend, the guys' evening takes a turn into chaotic territory.
Style: humorous, funny, idiotic, bad taste humour, absurd ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: party, teenager, looking for sex, adolescence, teenage life, youth, dumb, nerd, loss of virginity, coming-of-age, friendship, teen sex comedy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: humorous, feel good, witty, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: prank, college, student life, teenage life, youth, misfit, rivalry, friends, disorder, nerds, underdog, pursuit ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Napoleon Dynamite (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A listless and alienated teenager decides to help his new friend win the class presidency in their small western high school, while he must deal with his bizarre family life back home.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, funny, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, friendship, small town, high school life, teenage life, misfit, social misfits, goofy hero, eccentric family, election, rejection, school dance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: idaho, usa, mexico, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.0
 393
Pep Squad (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in and around a small town high school in Kansas, Beth is a naive senior student who asks her two new friends, the slick and outgoing Julie, and her boyfriend Scott to help her cover up the accidental killing of the hated school principal. But ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, dark humor, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: high school, kidnapping, murder, contests and competitions, rivalry, stoners, hit and run, profanity, high school life, teenage love, school, obsession ...
Time: 90s
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%