Movies like Mallrats

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Mallrats (1995)
 7.2
 108K
Mallrats (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Both dumped by their girlfriends, two best friends seek refuge in the local mall.
Style: witty, talky, humorous, realistic, cynical, semi serious, comic, surprise ending, gross out humor, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slacker, marijuana, friendship, loser, farce, shopping mall, rivalry, shopping, bandleader, youth, friends, partners, love and romance, crumbling relationship, young people, buddies, social misfits, coming of age, troublemaker, encounter, twentysomething life, suburbs, sex, game show, male nudity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new jersey, usa, london

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Most similar movies to Mallrats

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, funny and semi serious films with plots about dialogue, mentor, brutality, storytelling, pornography, friendship and friends mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Mallrats: Clerks II (2006), Van Wilder: Party Liaison (2002), Chasing Amy (1997), Clerks (1994), Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
 124K
Clerks II (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A calamity at Dante and Randall's shops sends them looking for new horizons - but they ultimately settle at Mooby's, a fictional Disney-McDonald's-style fast-food empire.
Style: humorous, witty, talky, clever, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, loser, everyday life, workplace, geek, workplace situations, petty job, love and romance, human relationship, thirtysomething life, couple relations, coworker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new jersey, usa
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100%
Van Wilder: Party Liaison (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Van Wilder has been attending college for far too many years and is scared to graduate, but Van’s father eventually realizes what is going on. When he stops paying his son's tuition fees, Van must come up with the money if he wants to stay in ...
Style: humorous, sexy, funny, light, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, opposites attract, flirting, student life, buddies, youth, college life, strong sexual content, party, sex, drinking, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 125K
Chasing Amy (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Holden and Banky are comic book artists. Everything is going good for them until they meet Alyssa, also a comic book artist. Holden falls for her, but his hopes are crushed when he finds out she's a lesbian.
Style: talky, touching, semi serious, melancholic, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, sexuality, jealousy, bisexuality, romance, opposites attract, unlikely relationship, couple relations, twentysomething life, friendship, break up, sexual exploration ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.8
 200K
Clerks (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Convenience and video store clerks Dante and Randal are sharp-witted, potty-mouthed and bored out of their minds. So in between needling customers, the counter jockeys play hockey on the roof, visit a funeral home and deal with their love lives.
Style: talky, witty, clever, humorous, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: workplace, friendship, anger, death, funeral, jealousy, hockey, convenience store, male friendship, everyday life, cult, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Jay and Silent Bob learn that their comic-book alter egos, Bluntman and Chronic, have been sold to Hollywood as part of a big-screen movie that leaves them out of any royalties, the pair travels to Tinseltown to sabotage the production.
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: stoners, hitchhiker, hollywood, chase, on the road, robbery, lesbian, monkey actor, theft, drug dealing, gay slur, child abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new jersey, usa, utah, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Free Enterprise (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Young filmmakers trying to hawk a movie titled "Bradykillers" about a serial killer who goes after victims Marcia, Jan, and Cindy meet their screen idol, William Shatner. The two young men, who idolize him and in their fantasies have seen ...
Style: talky, witty, clever, humorous, cynical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, romance, love and romance, couple relations, toys, twentysomething life, friends, couples, battles, space opera, dream, star trek ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Zack and Miri Make a Porno (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Lifelong platonic friends Zack and Miri look to solve their respective cash-flow problems by making an adult film together. As the cameras roll, however, the duo begin to sense that they may have more feelings for each other than they previously ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sexual, not serious, talky ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: pornography, strong sexual content, porn, romance, filmmaking, best friends, sexual attraction, sexual activity, fall in love, small town, love of one's life, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: sexual, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: school, friends, high school, voyeurism, teenager, voyeur, bikini, girls' boarding school, sex, college, coming of age, boarding school ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 4.5
 4K
Whipped (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three to one may sound like fairly good odds, but it depends on the game. When the "one" is one very irresistible woman and the "three" are three hopelessly smitten guys, the deck is pretty stacked. In the battle of the sexes, ...
Style: twists and turns, sexy, humorous, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friends, love triangle, couples, femme fatale, womanizer, life philosophy, justice, dating, masturbation, stereotypes, strong sexual content, vengeance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
She's Out of My League (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When he starts dating drop-dead gorgeous Molly, insecure airport security agent Kirk can't believe it. As his friends and family share their doubts about the relationship lasting, Kirk does everything he can to avoid losing Molly forever.
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, entertaining, talky ...
Audience: teen comedy, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: opposites attract, odd couple, love and romance, self esteem, pilot, couple relations, crumbling relationship, buddies, young people, dating, culture clash, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: pittsburgh, usa, pennsylvania, new jersey, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 20K
100 Girls (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This sexy, teen-comedy is about a freshman, Matthew, at college who meets his dream girl in a dorm elevator during a blackout. He never sees her face, but instantly falls in love. In the morning, the power is restored, but the "dream girl" ...
Style: humorous, sexy, talky, light, clever ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: elevator, college, youth, love and romance, cross dressing, battle of the sexes, fall in love, college life, romance, sex, martial arts, voyeur ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Wet Hot American Summer (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The setting is Camp Firewood, the year 1981. It's the last day before everyone goes back to the real world, but there's still a summer's worth of unfinished business to resolve. At the center of the action is camp director Beth, who ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: summer camp, love triangle, rescue, looking for sex, camp, farce, friends, save the day, love and romance, teenage love, couples, partners ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: maine, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.6
 42K
Reality Bites (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A small circle of friends suffering from post-collegiate blues must confront the hard truth about life, love and the pursuit of gainful employment. As they struggle to map out survival guides for the future, the Gen-X quartet soon begins to realize ...
Style: realistic, talky, humorous, cynical, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, best friends, love triangle, romance, roommate, twentysomething life, graduation, ambition, looking for love, young lovers, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Sweetest Thing (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Christina's love life is stuck in neutral. After years of avoiding the hazards of a meaningful relationship, one night while club-hopping with her girlfriends, she meets Peter, her perfect match. Fed up with playing games, she finally gets the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, romantic, light, sweet ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, disorder, roommate, romance, looking for love, buddies, opposites attract, love and romance, best friends, fall in love, wedding, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.8
 2K
Spring Break (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two sets of two college guys spend a spring break together in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. There they have lots of fun in and out of the sun.
Style: realistic, sexual, erotic, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spring break, beach party, college, romance, drinking, partners, teenage life, disorder, nightlife, couples, buddies, school ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Seeing Other People (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two months shy of their wedding, a couple decide to allow each other last flings until their wedding.
Style: witty, realistic, touching, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, marriage, romance, single parent, fall in love, suburbs, couples, love and romance, suburban life, couple relations, family relations, sex ...
Time: contemporary
Place: harvard university, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The House Bunny (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Shelley is living a carefree life until a rival gets her tossed out of the Playboy Mansion. With nowhere to go, fate delivers her to the sorority girls from Zeta Alpha Zeta. Unless they can sign a new pledge class, the seven socially clueless women ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: college life, college, sorority, love and romance, friendship, makeover, friends, fall in love, rivalry, youth, coming of age, starting over ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: campus, los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
I Love You, Don't Touch Me! (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story of a 25 year old virgin girl, looking for the right boyfriend, not realizing that "the one" has been next to her for many years.
Style: sexy, witty, sexual, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, betrayal, romance, love and romance, friends, best friends, couples, looking for love, love triangle, virginity, female nudity, bare breasts ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 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, semi serious, humorous, slang ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night
Plot: romance, friends, punk, high school, coming of age, party, opposites attract, teenage life, unlikely couple, unfulfillment, teenager, young lovers ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Addicted to Love (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Good-natured astronomer Sam is devastated when the love of his life, Linda, leaves him for a suave Frenchman named Anton. He therefore does what every other normal dumpee would do; go to New York and set up home in the abandoned building opposite ...
Style: clever, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: astronomer, love, stalking, romance, vengeance, battle of the sexes, love triangle, obsession, unlikely couple, love and romance, fall in love, revenge ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.8
 34K
The To Do List (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Feeling pressured to become more sexually experienced before she goes to college, Brandy Klark makes a list of things to accomplish before hitting campus in the fall.
Style: sexy, humorous, sexual, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: virginity, looking for sex, first sex, sexual relations, sex, love and romance, college life, teenage life, strong sexual content, masturbation, teenage love, teenage sexuality ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1993, 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Spring Breakdown (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three women in their thirties head to a popular Spring Break destination and try to relive the Spring Break they never had.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, youth, best friends, disorder, farce, friends, twentysomething life, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.0
 900
Sprung (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two pairs of best friends - Montel & Clyde and Brandy & Adina meet at the party, where Clyde makes Adina think he is very rich and gets her into bed the same evening. When Adina finds out that she's been fooled, she becomes ...
Style: humorous, clever, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, twentysomething life, romance, love and romance, friends, nothing goes right, city life, best friends, comedy of errors, dishonesty, disorder, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Kicking and Screaming (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After college graduation, Grover's girlfriend Jane tells him she's moving to Prague to study writing. Grover declines to accompany her, deciding instead to move in with several friends, all of whom can't quite work up the inertia to ...
Style: talky, witty, clever, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: college, friendship, coming of age, society, lifestyle, urban, graduation, buddies, partners, social misfits, twentysomething life, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, prague czechoslovakia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
About Last Night... (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A man and woman meet and try to have a romantic affair, despite their personal problems and the interference of their disapproving friends.
Style: sentimental, talky, touching, clever, sincere ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, new year's eve, softball, romance, twentysomething life, couple relations, friends, passionate interest, singleness, sexual relations, love and romance, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
My Best Friend's Girl (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When Dustin's girlfriend, Alexis, breaks up with him, he employs his best buddy, Tank, to take her out on the worst rebound date imaginable in the hopes that it will send her running back into his arms. But when Tank begins to really fall for ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, funny, sweet ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, love triangle, wedding, romance, liar, love and romance, fall in love, dishonesty, wooing, disorder, plan gone awry, sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.4
 8K
Booty Call (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Rushon is sexually pent-up and ready to take thing things to the next level with his girlfriend, Nikki. But when he calls for a date, she asks to make it a double -- bringing along her brash friend Lysterine, whom Rushon sets up with his lewd buddy, ...
Style: sexual, sexy, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: best friend, friendship, city life, friends, love and romance, nothing goes right, looking for sex, singleness, womanizer, love triangle, strong sexual content, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 113K
Hall Pass (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When best buds Rick and Fred begin to show signs of restlessness at home, their wives take a bold approach to revitalize their marriages: they grant the guys a "hall pass", one week of freedom to do whatever they want. At first, it seems ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, entertaining, sexual ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: marital problem, looking for sex, couple relations, wife husband relationship, friends, husband wife relationship, midlife crisis, masturbation, infidelity, adultery, marriage, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Revenge of the Nerds IV: Nerds in Love (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lewis and his nerdy friends attend Booger's wedding to the daughter of a rich politician, but nerd-haters in the family do everything possible to prevent the wedding going ahead. Meanwhile, Lewis awaits with eagerness the birth of his unborn ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, not serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: social differences, vengeance, friendship, rivalry, social misfits, gang, friends, social relations, love affair, buddies, disorder, couples ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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, witty, funny, not serious, light ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, sex, rebelliousness, looking for sex, chaos and mayhem, rivalry, youth, college freshman, party, revenge, probation, college campus ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 80s
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%