Movies like Midnight Madness

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Midnight Madness (1980)
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Midnight Madness (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country:
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, feel good, realistic, not serious, cult film, psychotronic, nostalgic, inspirational, ridiculous, clever ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: college, rivalry, quest, scavenger hunt, adventure, school, teenage life, youth, riddles and clues, on the road, twins, friendship, friends, misfit, contests and competitions, partners, student life, good versus evil, chases and races, lifestyle, buddies, college life, disorder, race against time, goofy hero ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california

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Most similar movies to Midnight Madness

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and cult film films with plots about friends, buddies, disorder, youth, teenager, lifestyle and college mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Midnight Madness: Noobz (2012), Encino Man (1992), H.O.T.S. (1979), College (2008), Up the Academy (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Noobz (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four friends hit the road to LA to compete in the Cyberbowl Video Game Championship, but will they be able to compete with the worst hangovers of their lives?
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, light
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: buddies, on the road, computers and web, obsessive quest, contests and competitions, rivalry, adventure, misfit partners, friends, video game, gamer, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise (1987)
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, feel good, realistic, not serious, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, athlete, frame up, defector, nerd, college, vacation, underdog, student life, friendship, looking for sex, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 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, society, silly humor, college life, high school life, college, teenage life ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 80s, prehistoric, stone age
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 4.6
 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: sex comedy, sexy, erotic, sexual, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: college, nudity (topless - notable), university, sorority, rivalry, dormitory, high school, silly humor, loss of virginity, school, teachers and students, sexual relations ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 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, light, idiotic, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: college, fraternity, prank, lifestyle, frat party, drugs/alcohol, teenage life, friendship, nerd, chaos and mayhem, disorder, vomiting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, school, silly humor, youth, prank, coming of age, misfit, buddies, college life, high school life, looking for sex, teachers and students ...
Time: 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: prank, college, student life, teenage life, youth, misfit, rivalry, disorder, friends, nerds, underdog, vandalism ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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, sex comedy, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, friendship, loss of virginity, vacation, looking for love, school, siblings relations, wooing, student life, college life, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: iowa, usa, california, palm springs california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 5.7
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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: humorous, realistic, not serious, gag humor, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, race, boat chase, military school, drinking alcohol, drinking, cheerleader, youth, contests and competitions, ambition, uninhibited rivalry, college life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.2
 19K
Meatballs (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Tripper is the head counselor at a budget summer camp called Camp Northstar. In truth, he's young at heart and only marginally more mature than the campers themselves. Tripper befriends Rudy, a loner camper who has trouble fitting in. As ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: summer camp, rivalry, camp, rich and poor, youth, mischievous children, friends, prank, flirting, french fries, ketchup, toothpick ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 1.8
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Pledge This! (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: At popular South Beach University, filthy rich super-snob Victoria English is the absolute queen of leading Greek student club, Sigma Sigma. In order to achieve her crowning ambition, winning FHM Magazine's annual best sorority, she must ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, witty, sexual ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: sorority, college, university, leadership, friendship, college life, fish out of water, teenage love, love and romance, buddies, contests and competitions, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, florida, miami, usa, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Mardi Gras: Spring Break (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: For three college guys, it’s senior year and the co-ed experience has left them high and dry. Their solution: A road trip to Mardi Gras, where beautiful babes are happy to lift their shirts and open containers are always welcome. But after ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, looking for sex, spring break, youth, buddies, teenage life, campus, college life, disorder, lifestyle, seduction, mardi gras ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: on the road, friendship, rivalry, contests and competitions, partners, nothing goes right, ambition, farce, save the day, journey, contest, debt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, cult film, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, teenager, school, student, rivalry, partners, athlete's life, ambition, lifestyle, couples, friends, sport team ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.8
 72K
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, ridiculous, funny, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: friends, young people, college life, college, drugs/alcohol, youth, nothing goes right, birthday, buddies, plan gone awry, profanity, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Gumball Rally (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of people from different backgrounds have one thing in common: when they hear the world "gumball" whispered by one of the others, they know that it's time for the Gumball Rally: a no-holds barred, secret, winner-take-all rally ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, cult film, road movie
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: chase, car race, on the road, misfit, partners, adventurer, contests and competitions, race against time, fish out of water, chaos and mayhem, friends, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Meatballs Part II (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The second in-name-only sequel to the first Meatballs summer camp movie sets us at Camp Sasquash where the owner Giddy tries to keep his camp open after it's threatened with foreclosure after Hershey, the militant owner of Camp Patton located ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, cult film, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, kids
Plot: summer camp, alien, rivalry, teenage life, uninhibited rivalry, looking for sex, contests and competitions, save the day, young heroes, youth, lifestyle, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.6
 12K
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, witty, entertaining, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, college life, friendship, hippie, college campus, friends, weekend, social differences, love and romance, buddies, liberal, republican ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 5.9
 34K
The New Guy (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Nerdy high school senior Dizzy Harrison has finally gotten lucky -- after purposely getting expelled, he takes lessons in 'badass cool' from a convict and enrolls at a new school. But can he keep up the ruse?
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: teenagers, friendship, teenage love, goofy hero, starting over, high school, bullying, misfit, cheerleader, high school life, buddies, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: austin texas, texas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.2
 1K
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: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Plot: hollywood, friendship, disability, nothing goes right, partners, artists and showbiz, good versus evil, odd couple, buddies, teenage life, wish come true, friends ...
Time: contemporary, year 2005, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.2
 608
The Weekend (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the spirit of "Superbad" and "Dazed and Confused," "The Weekend" relishes the moments that made being a teenager so excruciatingly painful and fantastic. Over the course of a single weekend, various teenagers ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, epic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lifestyle, high school life, buddies, love and romance, teenage love, teenage life, youth, college, nightlife, romance, prank, college life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
High School U.S.A. (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in a senior high school class, J.J. (Michael J. Fox) pursues the girlfriend of a rival from a higher clique which culminates in a race at the end of the movie between the two rivals in this light comedy.
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, stoners, friends, disorder, power relations, love and romance, opposites attract, social relations, rivalry, partners, youth, school ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: colorado, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 8.4
 471
Dorm Life (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light
Audience: teens
Plot: college, friends, slacker, college life, campus, disorder, social relations, student life, buddies, youth, dormitory, prank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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, best friends, social misfits, disorder, partners, buddies, misfit, dumb, high school, obsessive quest, family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: college, friendship, dog, teenage life, youth, lifestyle, partners, buddies, party, friends, nightlife, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.1
 216K
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, funny, talky, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, friendship, party, disorder, college life, student, marital problem, student life, adolescence vs adulthood, lifestyle, youth, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Kickin' It Old Skool (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: "Kickin' It Old Skool" revolves around a 12-year-old breakdancer, who in 1986 hits his head while performing at a talent show and as a result is comatose for 20 years. He awakens to find he is a grown man. With the mind and experience ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, stylized, talky ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: breakdance, dancer's life, hip hop, lifestyle, follow your dream, contests and competitions, love triangle, rivalry, artists and showbiz, youth, love and romance, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.5
 112K
Animal House (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country:
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, rivalry, youth, chaos and mayhem, rebelliousness, looking for sex, college freshman, sex, party, probation, college campus, rebellion ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1962, 80s ...
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Dukes of Hazzard (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Cousins, Bo and Luke Duke, with the help of their eye-catching cousin, Daisy and moonshine-running Uncle Jesse, try and save the family farm from being destroyed by Hazzard County's corrupt commissioner, Boss Hogg. Their efforts constantly find ...
Style: not serious, humorous, entertaining, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: adventure, buddies, friends, chases and races, disorder, heroes, partners, countryside, incompetent police, misfit, uncle nephew relationship, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.0
 3K
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: humorous, sexy, erotic, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spring break, college, teenager, romance, drinking alcohol, drinking, adolescence vs adulthood, looking for sex, student life, teenage life, nightlife, school ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%