Movies like License to Drive

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License to Drive
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Teenager Les Anderson thinks his life can't get any worse after he flunks his driver's exam, but he's wrong. Even though he didn't receive his license, Les refuses to break his date with the cool Mercedes Lane, and he decides to lift his family's prize luxury car for the occasion. Unfortunately, Mercedes sneaks some booze along and passes out drunk, and a confused Les makes the bad decision of enlisting his rebellious friend, Dean, to help.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, funny, sexy, melancholic, entertaining, harsh, road movie
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, teenager, buddies, teenage life, nothing goes right, youth, dreams, cars, chase, disorder, friends, teenagers, ferrari, drunk driving, underage drinking, champagne, adolescence, friendship, mentor, parents and children, teenage love, catastrophe, fantasy world, high school life, nerds ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, new jersey
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Ferris Bueller's Day Off
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Uncle Buck
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Phat Beach
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.
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Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, new jersey
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ricky is the hottest water-ski instructor around and he has just be rehired by his former employer/camp to whip up attendance. But the camp is in serious financial trouble and the owner of a rival, more popular, camp wants to buy them out. Therefore ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, idiotic, twist ending ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
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Encino Man
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: not serious, feel good, humorous, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
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Time: prehistory, 80s, prehistoric times
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The members of the Lambda Lambda Lambda fraternity travel to Fort Lauderdale for a fraternity conference. They'll have to beat off the attacks of their rival frat, the Alphas, if they want to maintain their self-respect -- and, of course, if ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, idiotic ...
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Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, campus
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: If there's one thing this wild group of friends at an all-girls high school has learned, it's how to get what they want! So when word leaks out that their school is about to merge with an all-boys academy, some of the students strike ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: boarding school, school, high school, coming of age, friendship, teenager, male nudity, teacher, virginity, buddies, rebellion, pornography ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 80s, year 1963
Place: tokyo, new jersey, new york state
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, funny ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sam and Dave are living the boring life until they are beckoned to Sam's uncle's Island. When they get there (still not quite sure how that worked) they are compelled by beautiful women and a dastardly enemy of the Island. After ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, awful, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
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Place: caribbean
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    User:   87%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As an idle, good-natured bachelor, Uncle Buck is the last person you would think of to watch the kids. However, during a family crisis, he is suddenly left in charge of his nephew and nieces. Unaccustomed to suburban life, fun-loving Uncle Buck soon ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sexy ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Los Angeles radio-station manager's girlfriend shows his teenage daughter how to be sexy.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, father daughter relationship, dysfunctional family, single father, single parent, suburbs, self discovery, parents and children, teenage love, family, adolescence vs adulthood, child as adult ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Duration: 92 min.
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Casual Sex?
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Story: Two girls go away to a holiday resort looking for a change of pace, hoping to meet some nice men for a change. They discover that they can't find the perfect man, and this forces them to reconsider their attitudes to men in general.
Style: sexual, humorous, semi serious, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: sex, romance, resort, friends, best friends, buddies, unlikely couple, women, battle of the sexes, guilty pleasure, opposites attract, mentor ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Randy Bodek works as a pizza delivery boy at Senor Pizza to make a few extra bucks. Some customers are special, though: When the order is for a pizza with extra anchovies, it means the female customers are looking for some loving. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sexy ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in 1965, four Los Angeles school friends -- Woody, Dave, Spider and Wendell -- go on a series of misadventures when they head to Tijuana, Mexico, for a night of cruisin', causing trouble, and to lose their virginity.
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Audience: teens
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Meatballs
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, kids
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Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
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The Hollywood Knights
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Led by their comedic and pranking leader, Newbomb Turk, the Hollywood Knights car gang raise hell throughout Beverly Hills on Halloween Night, 1965. Everything from drag racing to Vietnam to high school love.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
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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 ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
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Duration: 90 min.
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The Toy
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On one of his bratty son Eric's annual visits, the plutocrat U.S. Bates takes him to his department store and offers him anything in it as a gift. Eric chooses a black janitor who has made him laugh with his antics. At first the man suffers ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching ...
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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, idiotic ...
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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 ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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