Movies like Old School

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 7.1
 199K
Old School
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, realistic, idiotic, absurd, clever, harsh, bad ending, talky ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, friendship, drinking, revenge, chase, farce, vengeance, drugs/alcohol, buddies, beer, road trip, starting over, male nudity, stupidity, dumb, midlife crisis, adolescence vs adulthood, pornography, college life, stereotypes, storytelling, student life, irreverent, nerds, crazy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, new york, san diego california

Most similar movies to Old School

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, funny and not serious films with plots about mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, stereotypes, storytelling, chase and brutality mostly in Comedy, Sport and Adventure genres. Some movies like Old School: Step Brothers (2008), Grandma's Boy (2006), Neighbors (2014), 21 & Over (2013), The Internship (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.9
 237K
Step Brothers
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Brennan Huff and Dale Doback might be grown men. But that doesn't stop them from living at home and turning into jealous, competitive stepbrothers when their single parents marry. Brennan's constant competition with Dale strains his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stupidity, male nudity, divorce, goofy hero, farce, slacker, storytelling, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, dysfunctional family, foul language, dumb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 7.0
 72K
Grandma's Boy
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Even though he's 35, Alex acts more like he's 13, spending his days as the world's oldest video game tester and his evenings developing the next big Xbox game. But he gets kicked out of his apartment and is forced to move in with his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, video game, workplace, stupidity, geek, virginity, weed, drugs/alcohol, buddies, stoners, drugs, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   88%
    User:   95%
 
 6.3
 256K
Neighbors
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: neighbor neighbor relationship, uninhibited rivalry, farce, fraternity, college, party, revenge, youth, prank, stupidity, family, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1971, year 1985
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   84%
    User:   100%
 
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: With the 70s behind him, San Diego's top rated newsman, Ron Burgundy, returns to take New York's first 24-hour news channel by storm.
Style: humorous, surreal, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, farce, journalism, stupidity, buddies, drugs/alcohol, rise to the top, blindness, shark, dumb, media satire, workplace situations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1979, year 1980
Place: california, usa, new york, san diego california, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   86%
 
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It's the 1970s, and San Diego super-sexist anchorman Ron Burgundy is the top dog in local TV, but that's all about to change when ambitious reporter Veronica Corningstone arrives as a new employee at his station.
Style: humorous, stylized, not serious, funny, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, parody, journalism, stupidity, workplace, cult, sexism, buddies, dumb, battle of the sexes, ego clash, media satire ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   81%
    User:   82%
 
 5.9
 67K
21 & Over
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, realistic, ridiculous, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, friends, beer, nothing goes right, drugs/alcohol, drinking, male nudity, friendship, birthday, buddies, alcohol abuse, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   100%
 
 6.3
 175K
The Internship
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two recently laid-off men in their 40s try to make it as interns at a successful Internet company where their managers are in their 20s.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: workplace, underdog, geek, rivalry, buddies, new job, intern, starting over, fish out of water, google, hopes, internet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   80%
 
School for Scoundrels
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young guy short on luck, enrolls in a class to build confidence to help win over the girl of his dreams, which becomes complicated when his teacher has the same agenda.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, mentor, uninhibited rivalry, love triangle, teaching the ways of the world, school, rivalry, down on your luck, nerds, teachers and students, catastrophe, date ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   61%
 
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Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While Ron Burgundy's rivalry with Veronica Corningstone escalates quickly, a group of unprofessional thieves better known as 'The Alarm Clock' try to make the truth known, whatever that may mean...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, journalism, farce, buddies, kidnapping, ego clash, mentor, nudity (full frontal - brief), nudity (topless - notable), pornography, media, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   60%
 
 4.6
 12K
College
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, weed, beer, revenge, buddies, drugs/alcohol, high school, prank, road trip, looking for sex, college life, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   67%
 
 6.8
 82K
Waiting...
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Employees at a Bennigan's-like restaurant (called, creatively enough, Shenanigan's), kill time before their real lives get started. But while they wait, they'll have to deal with picky customers who want their steak cooked to order ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: workplace, drinking, male nudity, restaurant, buddies, drugs/alcohol, friendship, high school, college, workplace situations, waiter, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   57%
 
 6.5
 114K
Accepted
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, funny, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, high school, drinking, beer, college life, teenager, cons and scams, road trip, stereotypes, teacher, youth, dumb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus, yale university, ohio, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   100%
 
 6.4
 117K
Billy Madison
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Billy Madison is the 27 year-old son of Bryan Madison, a very rich man who has made his living in the hotel industry. Billy stands to inherit his father's empire but only if he can make it through all 12 grades, 2 weeks per grade, to prove that ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, idiotic, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: school, high school, teacher, adolescence vs adulthood, farce, stupidity, dumb, fish out of water, destiny, love and romance, beer, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   71%
 
 6.5
 145K
Road Trip
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Four friends take off on an 1800 mile road trip to retrieve an illicit tape mistakenly mailed to a girl friend.
Style: humorous, sexual, road movie, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: road trip, sex, college, cheating, on the road, drinking, marijuana, geek, nothing goes right, beer, nudity (topless - notable), virginity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa, cross country, texas, austin texas, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   65%
 
 6.1
 116K
The Campaign
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two rival politicians compete to win an election to represent their small North Carolina congressional district in the United States House of Representatives.
Style: humorous, not serious, satirical, funny, biting ...
Plot: politics, farce, world politics, uninhibited rivalry, political, campaign, parody, moustache, congressman, ambition, rivalry, brothers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   74%
 
 6.3
 60K
Beerfest
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: During a trip to Germany to scatter their grandfather's ashes, German-American brothers Todd and Jan discover Beerfest, the secret Olympics of downing stout, and want to enter the contest to defend their family's beer-guzzling honor. Their ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beer, competition, drinking, german, drugs/alcohol, buddies, male nudity, underdog, stupidity, contests and competitions, stereotypes, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, usa, united states, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   53%
 
 6.3
 34K
Cedar Rapids
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A naive Midwesterner insurance salesman travels to a big-city convention in an effort to save the jobs of his co-workers.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sentimental, funny ...
Plot: hotel, drinking, friendship, drugs, drugs/alcohol, goofy hero, disorder, marijuana, small town, buddies, innocence lost, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iowa, usa, las vegas, california, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   61%
 
Dead Man on Campus
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 ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, weed, suicide, buddies, crimes, beer, dumb, stupidity, love and romance, road trip, goth, stereotypes ...
Time: 90s
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   60%
 
 6.6
 11K
PCU
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, chase, buddies, beer, friendship, male nudity, road trip, weed, college life, stereotypes, drinking, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   47%
 
The Inbetweeners Movie
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: High school graduation just wouldn’t be complete without an un-chaperoned, uninhibited and unforgettable final holiday. At least that’s what Will, Jay, Simon and Neil think when they book a two-week stay on an exotic Greek island. As their ...
Style: sexual, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: holiday, friendship, adolescence, coming of age, male nudity, drugs/alcohol, rock, buddies, teenager, drinking, looking for sex, pornography ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   43%
 
American Reunion
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The characters we met a little more than a decade ago are returning to East Great Falls for their high-school reunion. In one long-overdue weekend, they will discover what has changed, who hasn’t and that time and distance can’t break the bonds ...
Style: humorous, sexual, not serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friendship, drinking, masturbation, buddies, drugs/alcohol, revenge, high school, male nudity, strong sexual content, virginity, reunion, pornography ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   61%
 
 5.4
 13K
Sorority Boys
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, sorority, college, buddies, stereotypes, hidden identity, farce, student life, fish out of water, comedy of errors, stupidity, women ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   44%
 
Couples Retreat
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Four couples, all friends, descend on a tropical island resort. Though one husband and wife are there to work on their marriage, the others just want to enjoy some fun in the sun. They soon find, however, that paradise comes at a price: ...
Style: humorous, funny, romantic, absurd, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: marriage, couple relations, island, romance, couples therapy, divorce, farce, resort, multiple storylines, friendship, crumbling marriage, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, tahiti, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   50%
 
Revenge of the Nerds
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, not serious, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, underdog, vengeance, beer, revenge, chase, teenager, buddies, nerds, high school, stereotypes, bullying ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   47%
 
 6.4
 219K
American Pie 2
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The whole gang are back and as close as ever. They decide to get even closer by spending the summer together at a beach house. They decide to hold the biggest party ever to be seen, even if the preparation doesn't always go to plan. Especially ...
Style: humorous, sexual, not serious, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: sex, college, teenager, stupidity, farce, strong sexual content, drinking, buddies, party, virginity, stereotypes, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   55%
 
 7.6
 101K
Animal House
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, realistic, witty, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, rebellion, drinking, beer, revenge, road trip, virginity, buddies, rebelliousness, fraternity, chase, looking for sex ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   57%
 
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Lifelong friends and national idols Ricky Bobby and Cal Naughton Jr. have earned their NASCAR stripes with their uncanny knack of finishing races in the first and second slots, respectively, and slinging catchphrases like "Shake and bake!" ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, stupidity, racing, contests and competitions, divorce, gay, sport, competition, parody, ambition, betrayal, dumb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, north carolina, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   50%
 
 7.6
 468K
Superbad
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, talky, realistic, witty, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night, teen comedy
Plot: friendship, teenager, high school, coming of age, adolescence, school, geek, police, obsessive quest, drugs, party, virginity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   47%
 
Unfinished Business
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A hard-working small business owner and his two associates travel to Europe to close the most important deal of their lives. But what began as a routine business trip goes off the rails in every imaginable – and unimaginable – way, including ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, melancholic ...
Plot: bullying, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, on the road, disorder, escapades, foul language, business trip, stereotypes, mentor, road trip, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, new jersey, st. louis missouri, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   52%
 
Road Trip: Beer Pong
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: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beer, college, road trip, bus, on the road, contests and competitions, storytelling, university, looking for sex, student life, nudity (topless - notable), chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, kentucky, atlanta georgia, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   49%
 
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